Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +30
Contract jobs citing Unix 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 4.29% 1.32% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.88% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
York median daily rate £400 - -
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -28.95% +15.15% +3.13%
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 32 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 19.63% 27.63% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 29
York median daily rate £300 £125 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +140.00% -58.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £163 £108 £104
90th Percentile £425 £424 £450
North Yorkshire median daily rate £331 £235 £300
% change year-on-year +40.96% -21.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
York median hourly rate £12.39 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £12.00 £13.83
% change year-on-year +31.25% -13.25% +25.75%

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 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in York

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 4 (57.14%) GIS
3 4 (57.14%) SSH
3 4 (57.14%) MVS
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Gentran
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) OS/390
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) RACF
5 1 (14.29%) JCL
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) Toad
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (14.29%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL

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 (57.14%) Gentran
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MVS
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ACF2
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (14.29%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle