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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 26 24 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Contract jobs citing Unix 172 185 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.07% 6.35% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.29% 27.82% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 115 57
Median daily rate £430 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.53% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £222 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £703 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +8.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +8.33%
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
708 665 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.98% 22.84% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 398 322
Median daily rate £400 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 53 76
Median hourly rate £13.74 £15.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.40% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 30 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 30 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 -23 89 £425 +13.33% 21
South Yorkshire +21 74 £450 +10.76% 5
North Yorkshire +11 3 £333 -26.11% 5
Humberside - 1 - -
Unix
England

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 212 (58.73%) Linux
2 125 (34.63%) Finance
3 121 (33.52%) Windows
4 115 (31.86%) Java
4 115 (31.86%) SQL
5 99 (27.42%) Oracle
6 80 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
8 71 (19.67%) MongoDB
9 64 (17.73%) Shell Script
10 61 (16.90%) Banking
11 53 (14.68%) Hadoop
11 53 (14.68%) SAS
12 52 (14.40%) PostgreSQL
12 52 (14.40%) Git (software)
13 46 (12.74%) Business Intelligence
14 44 (12.19%) JavaScript
14 44 (12.19%) Data Warehouse
15 43 (11.91%) Perl
16 41 (11.36%) HTTP
17 40 (11.08%) Jenkins
18 39 (10.80%) Configuration Management
19 37 (10.25%) Microsoft
19 37 (10.25%) Python
20 36 (9.97%) Data Modelling
20 36 (9.97%) Puppet
20 36 (9.97%) Relational Database
21 35 (9.70%) REST
21 35 (9.70%) IBM
22 34 (9.42%) HTML

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 53 (14.68%) SAS
2 34 (9.42%) WebSphere
3 27 (7.48%) Node.js
4 25 (6.93%) Tomcat
5 24 (6.65%) Apache
6 17 (4.71%) nginx
7 15 (4.16%) WebLogic
8 11 (3.05%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 10 (2.77%) JBoss
9 10 (2.77%) OpenStack
10 8 (2.22%) WebSphere Portal
11 7 (1.94%) CloudStack
11 7 (1.94%) Confluence
11 7 (1.94%) FileNet
12 6 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (1.39%) SharePoint
14 4 (1.11%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.83%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.39%) MS Office
2 5 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.28%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.54%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.32%) GitHub
2 12 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.66%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.36%) HTTP
2 28 (7.76%) Firewall
3 27 (7.48%) Internet
4 20 (5.54%) TCP/IP
5 17 (4.71%) SSL
6 15 (4.16%) DNS
6 15 (4.16%) SAN
7 14 (3.88%) FTP
7 14 (3.88%) Network Security
8 13 (3.60%) LAN
8 13 (3.60%) NAS
9 9 (2.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 9 (2.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (2.49%) WAN
10 8 (2.22%) BIG-IP
10 8 (2.22%) Extranet
10 8 (2.22%) Intranet
11 7 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (19.67%) MongoDB
2 53 (14.68%) Hadoop
3 52 (14.40%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (12.19%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (9.97%) Relational Database
6 33 (9.14%) Apache Hive
7 31 (8.59%) BusinessObjects
8 29 (8.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 29 (8.03%) HBase
9 28 (7.76%) Pentaho
10 26 (7.20%) MySQL
11 23 (6.37%) NoSQL
12 22 (6.09%) Oracle Database
13 18 (4.99%) SQL Server
14 15 (4.16%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (3.60%) Big Data
16 12 (3.32%) Redis
17 11 (3.05%) DB2
17 11 (3.05%) Neo4j
18 9 (2.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 52 (14.40%) Git (software)
2 40 (11.08%) Jenkins
3 30 (8.31%) ERwin
4 22 (6.09%) Subversion
5 19 (5.26%) Maven
6 10 (2.77%) Mockito
7 9 (2.49%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.49%) PHPUnit
8 8 (2.22%) JIRA
9 6 (1.66%) Jasmine
9 6 (1.66%) Selenium
10 4 (1.11%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.11%) ClearQuest
10 4 (1.11%) GitLab
10 4 (1.11%) Gradle
10 4 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.83%) Ant
11 3 (0.83%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.83%) JDeveloper
General
1 125 (34.63%) Finance
2 61 (16.90%) Banking
3 10 (2.77%) Games
3 10 (2.77%) Law
4 7 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.39%) Retail
5 5 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.11%) Billing
7 2 (0.55%) Back Office
7 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.55%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (26.32%) Developer
2 61 (16.90%) Administrator
3 42 (11.63%) Architect
4 41 (11.36%) Analyst
5 40 (11.08%) Java Developer
6 26 (7.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (6.09%) Enterprise Architect
8 19 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
9 18 (4.99%) Senior Architect
10 17 (4.71%) Data Architect
11 15 (4.16%) Applications Support
11 15 (4.16%) Technical Architect
12 14 (3.88%) Security Analyst
13 13 (3.60%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (3.60%) Consultant
13 13 (3.60%) Digital Developer
13 13 (3.60%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 13 (3.60%) Project Manager
13 13 (3.60%) Support Analyst
13 13 (3.60%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.70%) REST
2 34 (9.42%) HTML
3 25 (6.93%) Middleware
4 17 (4.71%) JSON
5 16 (4.43%) .NET
6 15 (4.16%) Dropwizard
7 13 (3.60%) XML
8 12 (3.32%) Hibernate
8 12 (3.32%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (3.32%) Spring
9 11 (3.05%) JAX-RS
9 11 (3.05%) Web Services
10 10 (2.77%) AngularJS
11 9 (2.49%) CSS
11 9 (2.49%) SOAP
12 8 (2.22%) J2EE
12 8 (2.22%) RESTful
12 8 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
13 7 (1.94%) Play Framework
13 7 (1.94%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 74 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.42%) Visualisation
3 31 (8.59%) Data Centre
4 22 (6.09%) Client/Server
5 21 (5.82%) Management Information System
6 18 (4.99%) Data Integration
7 11 (3.05%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.49%) iSeries
9 6 (1.66%) Clustering
9 6 (1.66%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.39%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.39%) NHS
11 4 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.11%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.83%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.83%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.83%) User Experience
13 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 212 (58.73%) Linux
2 121 (33.52%) Windows
3 32 (8.86%) Mac OS X
4 29 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (7.48%) AIX
6 13 (3.60%) SUSE
7 12 (3.32%) Solaris
8 7 (1.94%) Data ONTAP
8 7 (1.94%) Windows Server
9 6 (1.66%) HPUX
9 6 (1.66%) OpenVMS
9 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.11%) CentOS
11 4 (1.11%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.83%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.83%) zOS
13 2 (0.55%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.16%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (12.74%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (10.80%) Configuration Management
4 36 (9.97%) Data Modelling
5 34 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (9.42%) DevOps
5 34 (9.42%) TDD
6 33 (9.14%) Open Source
7 32 (8.86%) Migration
8 30 (8.31%) Data Architecture
9 27 (7.48%) BDD
9 27 (7.48%) Data Visualisation
10 26 (7.20%) Data Management
11 19 (5.26%) ETL
11 19 (5.26%) SDLC
12 18 (4.99%) Responsive Web Design
12 18 (4.99%) Web Design
12 18 (4.99%) Web Development
13 17 (4.71%) Analytics
13 17 (4.71%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (31.86%) Java
1 115 (31.86%) SQL
2 64 (17.73%) Shell Script
3 44 (12.19%) JavaScript
4 43 (11.91%) Perl
5 37 (10.25%) Python
6 34 (9.42%) Ruby
7 27 (7.48%) Bash Shell
8 19 (5.26%) C++
9 14 (3.88%) PHP
9 14 (3.88%) Scala
10 11 (3.05%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.77%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.49%) Groovy
13 7 (1.94%) C
14 6 (1.66%) ES6
14 6 (1.66%) Go
14 6 (1.66%) PHP 5
15 5 (1.39%) R
16 4 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (7.20%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (3.32%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.94%) SAS Certification
5 6 (1.66%) Degree
6 4 (1.11%) GCIH
6 4 (1.11%) GSEC
7 3 (0.83%) ISEB
7 3 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.83%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.55%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) CCNP
9 1 (0.28%) CISA
9 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CISM
9 1 (0.28%) CISSP
9 1 (0.28%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.28%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (2.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.39%) QA
5 3 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (5.26%) Docker
2 15 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.77%) Firmware
4 9 (2.49%) Xen
5 8 (2.22%) vSphere
6 7 (1.94%) NFS
7 6 (1.66%) KVM
8 5 (1.39%) Active Directory
8 5 (1.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (1.11%) Ceph
9 4 (1.11%) etcd
9 4 (1.11%) flannel
9 4 (1.11%) GlusterFS
9 4 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.83%) HDFS
10 3 (0.83%) XenServer
11 2 (0.55%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.28%) vCloud
12 1 (0.28%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (9.97%) Puppet
2 32 (8.86%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (3.88%) Ansible
3 14 (3.88%) Salt
4 13 (3.60%) Control-M
5 10 (2.77%) Graphite
6 9 (2.49%) Cobbler
6 9 (2.49%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (2.22%) Grafana
7 8 (2.22%) Tivoli
8 7 (1.94%) Kibana
8 7 (1.94%) logstash
8 7 (1.94%) Uchiwa
9 6 (1.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (1.39%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (1.39%) StatsD
11 4 (1.11%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.11%) Opsview
11 4 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 99 (27.42%) Oracle
2 37 (10.25%) Microsoft
3 35 (9.70%) IBM
4 34 (9.42%) Tableau
5 32 (8.86%) VMware
6 31 (8.59%) Red Hat
7 30 (8.31%) Informatica
8 29 (8.03%) CA
9 15 (4.16%) F5
10 14 (3.88%) Cisco
11 12 (3.32%) NetApp
12 8 (2.22%) EMC
12 8 (2.22%) HP
12 8 (2.22%) Teradata
13 7 (1.94%) BMC
13 7 (1.94%) Brocade
13 7 (1.94%) Sitecore
14 6 (1.66%) Splunk
14 6 (1.66%) Veritas
15 5 (1.39%) Apigee
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