Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - +26 +6
Contract jobs citing Unix 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 2.44% - 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% - 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
York median daily rate £425 - £500
10th Percentile £405 - £475
90th Percentile £450 - £525
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -31.58% +5.56% +80.00%
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 41 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 19.51% 25.79% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 34
York median daily rate £375 £150 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -50.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £188 £113 £106
90th Percentile £465 £448 £346
North Yorkshire median daily rate £371 £235 £300
% change year-on-year +57.77% -21.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
York median hourly rate £13.39 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.34% - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £14.48
% change year-on-year +9.09% -5.04% +11.38%

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) MVS
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Gentran
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 2 (50.00%) Gentran
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle