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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 10 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 36 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 29.27% - 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 0 4
Average daily rate
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£400 - £450
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 £37.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
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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
56 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 45.53% 14.63% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 4 7
Average daily rate £400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 45 (95.74%) Security Cleared
2 44 (93.62%) SC Cleared
3 32 (68.09%) SQL
3 32 (68.09%) XML
4 27 (57.45%) HP
4 27 (57.45%) XML Messaging
5 26 (55.32%) HP Quality Center
6 25 (53.19%) SoapUI
6 25 (53.19%) Test Management
6 25 (53.19%) SOAP
7 24 (51.06%) Oracle
7 24 (51.06%) Shell Script
7 24 (51.06%) Use Case
7 24 (51.06%) Telecoms
8 23 (48.94%) PL/SQL
9 20 (42.55%) ISTQB
10 19 (40.43%) Perl
11 18 (38.30%) Oracle Database
11 18 (38.30%) Test Planning
12 16 (34.04%) TCP/IP
12 16 (34.04%) Java
12 16 (34.04%) Linux
12 16 (34.04%) Security Testing
12 16 (34.04%) Validation
13 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
13 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
14 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (14.89%) SAN
15 6 (12.77%) PKI
16 5 (10.64%) VMware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (10.64%) JBoss
1 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Project
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.89%) SAN
3 4 (8.51%) FTP
4 3 (6.38%) IPsec
5 2 (4.26%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (4.26%) LDAP
6 1 (2.13%) LAN
6 1 (2.13%) HTTP
6 1 (2.13%) Intranet
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) SSH
6 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) SoapUI
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.51%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) Maven
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.26%) JMeter
General
1 24 (51.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) Test Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Test Architect
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Release Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Release Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (68.09%) XML
2 27 (57.45%) XML Messaging
3 25 (53.19%) SOAP
4 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 4 (8.51%) HTML
4 4 (8.51%) CSS
5 2 (4.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) PKI
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Smart Meter
4 3 (6.38%) DataPower
5 2 (4.26%) W3C
5 2 (4.26%) GIS
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Test Management
2 24 (51.06%) Use Case
3 18 (38.30%) Test Planning
4 16 (34.04%) Security Testing
4 16 (34.04%) Validation
5 10 (21.28%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.64%) Usability Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.51%) TDD
7 4 (8.51%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.51%) Change Control
8 3 (6.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.38%) Web Accessibility
9 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.26%) Identity Management
9 2 (4.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) SQL
2 24 (51.06%) Shell Script
3 23 (48.94%) PL/SQL
4 19 (40.43%) Perl
5 16 (34.04%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (95.74%) Security Cleared
2 44 (93.62%) SC Cleared
3 20 (42.55%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.38%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (55.32%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.51%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) HP
2 24 (51.06%) Oracle
3 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.64%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) F5
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) Sun
6 1 (2.13%) Informatica
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas
6 1 (2.13%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Cognos
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec