The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 23 25 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Contract jobs citing Unix 197 169 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.82% 5.78% 3.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.47% 25.96% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 116 58
Median daily rate £443 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £220 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.33 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-33.35% +20.68%
Unix
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
692 651 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.95% 22.28% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 369 304
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 66 71
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.69 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -2.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Yorkshire region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Yorkshire region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -5 112 £427 +22.07% 25
South Yorkshire +27 79 £463 -7.50% 7
North Yorkshire +8 2 £365 -5.80% 3
Humberside - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 210 (60.52%) Linux
2 130 (37.46%) Finance
3 119 (34.29%) SQL
4 107 (30.84%) Java
5 106 (30.55%) Windows
6 92 (26.51%) Oracle
7 77 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (20.46%) Analytical Skills
9 66 (19.02%) MongoDB
10 55 (15.85%) SAS
10 55 (15.85%) Shell Script
11 54 (15.56%) Banking
12 52 (14.99%) Hadoop
13 49 (14.12%) Git (software)
14 46 (13.26%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (13.26%) PostgreSQL
15 43 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
16 41 (11.82%) Python
17 40 (11.53%) JavaScript
18 37 (10.66%) HTTP
18 37 (10.66%) Jenkins
19 36 (10.37%) IBM
19 36 (10.37%) Red Hat
20 35 (10.09%) HTML
20 35 (10.09%) Data Modelling
20 35 (10.09%) Ruby
21 34 (9.80%) DevOps
22 33 (9.51%) Opscode Chef
22 33 (9.51%) Visualisation
22 33 (9.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (15.85%) SAS
2 32 (9.22%) WebSphere
3 24 (6.92%) Apache
4 23 (6.63%) Node.js
5 20 (5.76%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.32%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.75%) nginx
8 10 (2.88%) JBoss
8 10 (2.88%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 9 (2.59%) OpenStack
10 8 (2.31%) WebSphere Portal
11 7 (2.02%) CloudStack
11 7 (2.02%) Confluence
12 6 (1.73%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (1.73%) FileNet
13 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
14 4 (1.15%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.29%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.17%) GitHub
4 6 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.73%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.66%) HTTP
2 27 (7.78%) Internet
3 23 (6.63%) Firewall
4 18 (5.19%) SAN
4 18 (5.19%) TCP/IP
5 16 (4.61%) NAS
6 14 (4.03%) Network Security
7 13 (3.75%) DNS
7 13 (3.75%) FTP
8 12 (3.46%) SSL
9 9 (2.59%) LAN
10 8 (2.31%) WAN
11 7 (2.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (2.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (1.73%) BIG-IP
12 6 (1.73%) Extranet
12 6 (1.73%) Intranet
12 6 (1.73%) Intrusion Detection
13 5 (1.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.02%) MongoDB
2 52 (14.99%) Hadoop
3 46 (13.26%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (9.22%) Apache Hive
6 30 (8.65%) BusinessObjects
7 28 (8.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 28 (8.07%) HBase
8 27 (7.78%) Pentaho
8 27 (7.78%) Relational Database
9 25 (7.20%) MySQL
10 23 (6.63%) NoSQL
11 22 (6.34%) Oracle Database
12 16 (4.61%) SQL Server
13 15 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (3.75%) Big Data
15 12 (3.46%) Redis
16 10 (2.88%) Neo4j
17 9 (2.59%) DB2
17 9 (2.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 49 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.66%) Jenkins
3 29 (8.36%) ERwin
4 20 (5.76%) Subversion
5 18 (5.19%) Maven
6 9 (2.59%) JIRA
6 9 (2.59%) Mockito
6 9 (2.59%) PHPUnit
7 7 (2.02%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.73%) Selenium
9 4 (1.15%) Artifactory
9 4 (1.15%) GitLab
9 4 (1.15%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.86%) Ant
10 3 (0.86%) Gradle
10 3 (0.86%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.86%) JDeveloper
10 3 (0.86%) Spock
General
1 130 (37.46%) Finance
2 54 (15.56%) Banking
3 10 (2.88%) Games
4 7 (2.02%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.44%) Law
5 5 (1.44%) Retail
5 5 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.86%) Billing
7 2 (0.58%) Back Office
7 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.58%) Marketing
8 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 90 (25.94%) Developer
2 58 (16.71%) Administrator
3 46 (13.26%) Analyst
4 42 (12.10%) Architect
5 35 (10.09%) Java Developer
6 26 (7.49%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (6.05%) Applications Support
7 21 (6.05%) Enterprise Architect
8 19 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
8 19 (5.48%) SQL Analyst
8 19 (5.48%) Support Analyst
8 19 (5.48%) Unix Support
9 18 (5.19%) Senior Architect
9 18 (5.19%) SQL Support Analyst
9 18 (5.19%) Unix Analyst
10 17 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (4.61%) Data Architect
11 16 (4.61%) Technical Architect
12 15 (4.32%) Linux Support
13 14 (4.03%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.09%) HTML
2 31 (8.93%) REST
3 24 (6.92%) Middleware
4 17 (4.90%) .NET
5 16 (4.61%) JSON
6 12 (3.46%) XML
7 11 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (2.88%) CSS
8 10 (2.88%) JAX-RS
9 9 (2.59%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (2.59%) SOAP
9 9 (2.59%) Web Services
10 8 (2.31%) Hibernate
10 8 (2.31%) J2EE
10 8 (2.31%) Play Framework
10 8 (2.31%) Spring
11 7 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (2.02%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.02%) Sensu
11 7 (2.02%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 71 (20.46%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (9.51%) Visualisation
3 27 (7.78%) Data Centre
4 22 (6.34%) Client/Server
5 17 (4.90%) Data Integration
5 17 (4.90%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.88%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.59%) iSeries
8 8 (2.31%) Clustering
8 8 (2.31%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.73%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.44%) NHS
11 4 (1.15%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.86%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.86%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.86%) User Experience
13 2 (0.58%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.58%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 210 (60.52%) Linux
2 106 (30.55%) Windows
3 33 (9.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (8.93%) Mac OS X
5 21 (6.05%) AIX
6 16 (4.61%) SUSE
7 14 (4.03%) Solaris
8 7 (2.02%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (1.73%) HPUX
10 5 (1.44%) OpenVMS
10 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.15%) CentOS
11 4 (1.15%) CoreOS
11 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.86%) zOS
13 2 (0.58%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (13.26%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (10.09%) Data Modelling
4 34 (9.80%) DevOps
5 32 (9.22%) Migration
5 32 (9.22%) Open Source
6 31 (8.93%) Data Architecture
7 29 (8.36%) Configuration Management
7 29 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (7.78%) TDD
9 26 (7.49%) Data Visualisation
10 25 (7.20%) Data Management
11 22 (6.34%) BDD
12 21 (6.05%) ETL
13 18 (5.19%) Web Development
14 17 (4.90%) Information Management
14 17 (4.90%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (4.90%) Web Design
15 15 (4.32%) Unit Testing
16 14 (4.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 119 (34.29%) SQL
2 107 (30.84%) Java
3 55 (15.85%) Shell Script
4 41 (11.82%) Python
5 40 (11.53%) JavaScript
6 35 (10.09%) Ruby
7 29 (8.36%) Perl
8 27 (7.78%) Bash Shell
9 19 (5.48%) C++
10 15 (4.32%) PHP
11 14 (4.03%) PL/SQL
11 14 (4.03%) Scala
12 11 (3.17%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.59%) Groovy
14 6 (1.73%) C
14 6 (1.73%) Go
14 6 (1.73%) PHP 5
15 5 (1.44%) R
16 4 (1.15%) Jython
16 4 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (6.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.46%) BPSS Clearance
2 12 (3.46%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.02%) Degree
3 7 (2.02%) SAS Certification
4 4 (1.15%) GCIH
4 4 (1.15%) GSEC
5 3 (0.86%) ISEB
5 3 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.86%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.58%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) CCNP
7 1 (0.29%) CISA
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CISM
7 1 (0.29%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.29%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.44%) QA
4 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.29%) FINREP
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (5.19%) Docker
2 13 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.59%) Xen
4 8 (2.31%) Firmware
4 8 (2.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (2.31%) vSphere
5 7 (2.02%) NFS
5 7 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (1.73%) KVM
7 5 (1.44%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.15%) Ceph
8 4 (1.15%) GlusterFS
9 3 (0.86%) HDFS
9 3 (0.86%) XenServer
10 2 (0.58%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
11 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.29%) vCloud
11 1 (0.29%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (9.51%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (8.93%) Puppet
3 15 (4.32%) Salt
4 14 (4.03%) Ansible
5 12 (3.46%) Control-M
6 10 (2.88%) Graphite
7 9 (2.59%) Cobbler
7 9 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (2.31%) Grafana
8 8 (2.31%) Tivoli
9 7 (2.02%) Kibana
9 7 (2.02%) logstash
9 7 (2.02%) Uchiwa
10 5 (1.44%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.44%) Opsview
10 5 (1.44%) StatsD
11 4 (1.15%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.15%) Kubernetes
11 4 (1.15%) Nagios
11 4 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 92 (26.51%) Oracle
2 36 (10.37%) IBM
2 36 (10.37%) Red Hat
3 33 (9.51%) Tableau
4 32 (9.22%) Microsoft
5 31 (8.93%) VMware
6 29 (8.36%) Informatica
7 28 (8.07%) CA
8 14 (4.03%) F5
9 13 (3.75%) HP
10 12 (3.46%) NetApp
11 11 (3.17%) Cisco
11 11 (3.17%) Veritas
12 10 (2.88%) EMC
13 7 (2.02%) Brocade
13 7 (2.02%) Sitecore
13 7 (2.02%) Teradata
14 6 (1.73%) Splunk
15 5 (1.44%) Ab Initio
15 5 (1.44%) Citrix
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £360 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago
Halifax
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago