The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unix
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 18 34
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16  
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.94% 4.70% 2.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 29.17% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Median daily rate £425 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.82% -23.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.15 £35.00
% change year-on-year +34.57% -31.00%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 23 24 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 21.70% 16.11% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 19
Median daily rate £450 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -16.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Bradford

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unix in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Bradford

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle