Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 21 August 2018 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
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 21 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11 +2
Contract jobs citing Unix 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 4.41% 1.36% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.69% 5.41% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
York median daily rate £300 - £365
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -28.95% +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 York with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 29 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 21.32% 25.17% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 25
York median daily rate £250 £125 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -28.57% -49.28%
10th Percentile £163 £108 £99
90th Percentile £355 £349 £450
North Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £250 £288
% change year-on-year +25.25% -13.22% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
York median hourly rate £14.43 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.18% -36.25% +44.20%
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.68 £11.50 £13.24
% change year-on-year +45.04% -13.11% +20.32%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix in York

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in York

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in York

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in York over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in York

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the York region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
1 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) GIS
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) Gentran
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) MVS
2 4 (66.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Grails
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ACF2
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) RACF
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) OS/390
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) SSL

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 4 (66.67%) Gentran
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) GIS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Grails
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MVS
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) JCL
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) ACF2
1 1 (16.67%) RACF