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 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unix
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 24 33 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4  
Contract jobs citing Unix 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.78% 0.94% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.90% 3.57% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £365 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.28% -5.80%  
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 £31.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 42 56 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 23.33% 26.42% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 35
Median daily rate £338 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.81 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.67% +6.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £30.99 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
York +13 2 - - 1
Unix
Yorkshire

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (40.00%) TippingPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) ArcSight
2 4 (40.00%) Rapid7
2 4 (40.00%) LogRhythm
2 4 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
2 4 (40.00%) FireEye
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 4 (40.00%) Nexpose
2 4 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Unix
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Information Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Change Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 4 (40.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 4 (40.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JCL
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nexpose
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) F5
1 4 (40.00%) FireEye
1 4 (40.00%) GFI Software
1 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 4 (40.00%) Juniper
1 4 (40.00%) LogRhythm
1 4 (40.00%) Rapid7
1 4 (40.00%) Sourcefire
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec
1 4 (40.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
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