Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 31 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 +5
Contract jobs citing Unix 7 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.01% 4.22% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.14% 14.06% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
North Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% +15.94%
10th Percentile £463 £288 £225
90th Percentile £488 £518 £426
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +15.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 - £12.50

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 86 128 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 24.64% 29.98% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 80 52
North Yorkshire median daily rate £200 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £109 £108 £115
90th Percentile £488 £450 £401
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 25
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.75 £13.96 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +26.89% -18.52%
10th Percentile £10.68 £12.01 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.58 £15.05 £32.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84% -3.85%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in North Yorkshire

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in North Yorkshire

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in North Yorkshire

Unix
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +7 1 - -
Unix
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
2 6 (85.71%) Sourcefire
2 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 6 (85.71%) TippingPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) ArcSight
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) McAfee
2 6 (85.71%) GFI Software
2 6 (85.71%) Rapid7
2 6 (85.71%) LogRhythm
2 6 (85.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (85.71%) 802.1X
2 6 (85.71%) FireEye
2 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (85.71%) Nexpose
2 6 (85.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 6 (85.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) SSL
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Security Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Information Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
1 6 (85.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 6 (85.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (85.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Nexpose
2 1 (14.29%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) ArcSight
1 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) F5
1 6 (85.71%) FireEye
1 6 (85.71%) GFI Software
1 6 (85.71%) Juniper
1 6 (85.71%) LogRhythm
1 6 (85.71%) McAfee
1 6 (85.71%) Rapid7
1 6 (85.71%) Sourcefire
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
1 6 (85.71%) TippingPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel
2 1 (14.29%) VMware