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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Unix 33 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 20.75% 6.94% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.21% 29.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 0
Average daily rate £450 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £39.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +113.51%
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 Leatherhead region.

Operating Systems Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
73 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 45.91% 23.61% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 13 11
Average daily rate £450 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 54 (94.74%) Security Cleared
2 53 (92.98%) SC Cleared
3 40 (70.18%) Linux
4 31 (54.39%) Java
5 19 (33.33%) SQL
6 18 (31.58%) JBoss
7 17 (29.82%) XML
8 16 (28.07%) SoapUI
8 16 (28.07%) Oracle
8 16 (28.07%) HP
8 16 (28.07%) Ansible
9 15 (26.32%) Red Hat
9 15 (26.32%) SOAP
9 15 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (26.32%) Subversion
10 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (24.56%) Shell Script
11 13 (22.81%) Apache
11 13 (22.81%) Tomcat
11 13 (22.81%) XML Messaging
11 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
11 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
11 13 (22.81%) Maven
12 12 (21.05%) Test Management
13 11 (19.30%) PKI
13 11 (19.30%) Web Services
13 11 (19.30%) MySQL
14 10 (17.54%) Defect Management
15 9 (15.79%) SAN
15 9 (15.79%) Use Case

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (31.58%) JBoss
2 13 (22.81%) Apache
2 13 (22.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) SAN
2 8 (14.04%) LDAP
2 8 (14.04%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.51%) Firewall
6 1 (1.75%) HTTP
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) VoltDB
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) SoapUI
2 15 (26.32%) Subversion
3 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
3 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
3 13 (22.81%) Maven
4 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.02%) TestNG
6 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.26%) JBehave
6 3 (5.26%) JIRA
6 3 (5.26%) JMeter
6 3 (5.26%) JUnit
6 3 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Unix Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Security Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Release Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Developer in Test
7 4 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Tester
8 3 (5.26%) Messaging Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Release Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) XML
2 15 (26.32%) SOAP
3 13 (22.81%) XML Messaging
4 11 (19.30%) Web Services
5 7 (12.28%) SAML
6 3 (5.26%) Java EE
6 3 (5.26%) JSON
7 2 (3.51%) CGI
8 1 (1.75%) J2EE
8 1 (1.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) PKI
2 6 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Smart Meter
5 3 (5.26%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Linux
2 14 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Test Management
2 10 (17.54%) Defect Management
3 9 (15.79%) Use Case
4 8 (14.04%) Identity Management
4 8 (14.04%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) Test Planning
6 5 (8.77%) Security Testing
6 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
6 5 (8.77%) Validation
7 4 (7.02%) DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.02%) Security Architecture
7 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.02%) User Stories
8 3 (5.26%) BDD
8 3 (5.26%) Change Control
8 3 (5.26%) Functional Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Load Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) Java
2 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (24.56%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.26%) AWK
6 3 (5.26%) sed
7 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) VB
8 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (94.74%) Security Cleared
2 53 (92.98%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Ansible
2 15 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) HP
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 15 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 8 (14.04%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
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