The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 18 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.99% 9.00% 10.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 24.32% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £325 £268 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% -21.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
Unix
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 37 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.65% 37.00% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 12
Median daily rate £288 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +105.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Guildford region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Unix.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Java SE
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (28.57%) Business Development
4 2 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Solaris Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Java SE
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 1 (14.29%) Apache CXF
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSD
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (28.57%) Business Development
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Server Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Legato
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Emulex
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Talend
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO