The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 377 387 378
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 62 32 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 26 27
Median daily rate £450 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £323 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+218.75% -
Unix Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21803 21594 22168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.80% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15765 14842 15472
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 393 399
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Unix Administrator in the job title.

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Unix Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Unix Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

Unix Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +48 8 £410 -8.88% 2
Lewisham - 1 £400 -
Unix Administrator
England

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Unix Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 101 (100.00%) Unix
2 87 (86.14%) Linux
3 55 (54.46%) Red Hat
4 54 (53.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (52.48%) Finance
6 50 (49.50%) Solaris
7 39 (38.61%) Perl
8 38 (37.62%) Banking
9 37 (36.63%) Veritas
10 34 (33.66%) SAN
11 26 (25.74%) Migration
12 25 (24.75%) Puppet
13 24 (23.76%) NAS
13 24 (23.76%) Shell Script
14 23 (22.77%) Clustering
14 23 (22.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 21 (20.79%) Data Centre
15 21 (20.79%) Python
16 20 (19.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 18 (17.82%) AIX
17 18 (17.82%) NFS
17 18 (17.82%) HP
18 15 (14.85%) Oracle
19 14 (13.86%) ITIL
19 14 (13.86%) DNS
20 13 (12.87%) LDAP
20 13 (12.87%) KVM
21 12 (11.88%) Sun
21 12 (11.88%) Replication
22 11 (10.89%) VMware

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (2.97%) Apache
2 2 (1.98%) JBoss
2 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.99%) TPMS
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.66%) SAN
2 24 (23.76%) NAS
3 14 (13.86%) DNS
4 13 (12.87%) LDAP
5 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.94%) Firewall
7 4 (3.96%) LAN
7 4 (3.96%) WAN
8 2 (1.98%) HTTP
8 2 (1.98%) Internet
8 2 (1.98%) SNMP
9 1 (0.99%) DHCP
9 1 (0.99%) IMAP
9 1 (0.99%) IPsec
9 1 (0.99%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.99%) SMTP
9 1 (0.99%) SSH
9 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) MySQL
2 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) JIRA
1 2 (1.98%) Subversion
2 1 (0.99%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (52.48%) Finance
2 38 (37.62%) Banking
3 11 (10.89%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Law
5 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) Web Services
2 1 (0.99%) CGI
2 1 (0.99%) CSS
2 1 (0.99%) HTML
2 1 (0.99%) LAMP
2 1 (0.99%) Symfony
2 1 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.99%) XHTML
2 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.77%) Clustering
2 21 (20.79%) Data Centre
3 12 (11.88%) Replication
4 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.96%) User Experience
6 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.97%) CMDB
7 1 (0.99%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.99%) HACMP
7 1 (0.99%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Unix
2 87 (86.14%) Linux
3 54 (53.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 50 (49.50%) Solaris
5 18 (17.82%) AIX
6 8 (7.92%) Windows
7 7 (6.93%) SUSE
8 2 (1.98%) HPUX
8 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.99%) Debian
9 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) Migration
2 14 (13.86%) ITIL
3 10 (9.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (9.90%) High Availability
4 8 (7.92%) Configuration Management
4 8 (7.92%) DevOps
5 6 (5.94%) Patch Management
6 5 (4.95%) Change Management
6 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.95%) Line Management
6 5 (4.95%) Low Latency
6 5 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.96%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.97%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.97%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.61%) Perl
2 24 (23.76%) Shell Script
3 21 (20.79%) Python
4 10 (9.90%) PHP
5 7 (6.93%) Bash Shell
5 7 (6.93%) C
6 4 (3.96%) C-shell
7 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.98%) SystemTap
8 1 (0.99%) AWK
8 1 (0.99%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.99%) C#
8 1 (0.99%) Java
8 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.99%) Korn
8 1 (0.99%) Ruby
8 1 (0.99%) sed
8 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.99%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (22.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 20 (19.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 18 (17.82%) NFS
4 13 (12.87%) KVM
5 10 (9.90%) RHEV
6 8 (7.92%) Veritas File System
6 8 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (5.94%) Active Directory
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.97%) vSphere
9 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.99%) Firmware
10 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.99%) iptables
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.99%) Samba
10 1 (0.99%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 25 (24.75%) Puppet
2 9 (8.91%) Control-M
3 7 (6.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (4.95%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (4.95%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (2.97%) BladeLogic
5 3 (2.97%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.98%) Ansible
6 2 (1.98%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.98%) Xymon
7 1 (0.99%) Nagios
7 1 (0.99%) SELinux
7 1 (0.99%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.99%) vRealize
Vendors
1 55 (54.46%) Red Hat
2 37 (36.63%) Veritas
3 18 (17.82%) HP
4 15 (14.85%) Oracle
5 12 (11.88%) Sun
6 11 (10.89%) VMware
7 10 (9.90%) EMC
7 10 (9.90%) IBM
8 7 (6.93%) BMC
8 7 (6.93%) NetApp
9 5 (4.95%) Splunk
10 4 (3.96%) Dell
10 4 (3.96%) New Relic
11 3 (2.97%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.98%) Remedy
13 1 (0.99%) Brocade
13 1 (0.99%) DataSynapse
13 1 (0.99%) Emulex
13 1 (0.99%) Percona
13 1 (0.99%) Solace
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