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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 11 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing UNIX 12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 13.48% 6.45% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 40.00% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£450 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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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
24 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 26.97% 16.13% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 11
Average daily rate £400 £265 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £265 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £265 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £14.28 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.84% -7.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) Smart Meter
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) Subversion
5 5 (35.71%) Maven
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) Ansible
7 3 (21.43%) Mule
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Validation
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) CRM
7 3 (21.43%) EAI
7 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
7 3 (21.43%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) GPRS
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) PhantomJS
3 1 (7.14%) CasperJS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Environment Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XSD
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) STL
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) OO
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) EAI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) VMware