The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 10 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 14.86% 6.52% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.83% 25.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
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£500 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £362
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Leatherhead region.

Operating Systems Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 31.08% 26.09% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 3
Average daily rate £500 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Leatherhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX.

1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
4 6 (46.15%) XML Messaging
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
6 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
6 4 (30.77%) Test Management
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Apache
6 4 (30.77%) Use Case
6 4 (30.77%) PKI
6 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) DataPower
7 3 (23.08%) IPsec
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) F5
7 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead region citing UNIX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) IPsec
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) GPRS
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) SMS
4 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) XML Messaging
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) DataPower
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Use Case
1 4 (30.77%) Test Management
2 3 (23.08%) Security Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) IBM