The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Unix Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 62 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 33 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.52% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 0.41% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+209.37% -
Unix Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1248 1207 1347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.19% 94.82% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 669 764
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 56 80
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Unix Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Unix Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Unix Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Unix Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Unix Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 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
Camberley - 15 £425 -
Redhill - 8 £390 - 1
Guildford - 3 £450 -
Woking -1 1 £385 -
Unix Administrator
South East

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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 Surrey region featuring Unix Administrator in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Unix
2 49 (89.09%) Linux
3 44 (80.00%) Solaris
4 42 (76.36%) Veritas
5 41 (74.55%) SAN
6 34 (61.82%) EMC
7 33 (60.00%) Red Hat
8 31 (56.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (56.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 30 (54.55%) Sun
10 29 (52.73%) NetBackup
11 25 (45.45%) Oracle
12 24 (43.64%) EMC VMAX
13 23 (41.82%) Brocade
13 23 (41.82%) Finance
14 21 (38.18%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (38.18%) Fibre Channel
14 21 (38.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 21 (38.18%) Oracle ZFS
15 20 (36.36%) StorageTek
16 19 (34.55%) Banking
16 19 (34.55%) High Availability
16 19 (34.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 18 (32.73%) NAS
17 18 (32.73%) Red Hat Satellite
17 18 (32.73%) Migration
18 16 (29.09%) MySQL
18 16 (29.09%) OLTP
18 16 (29.09%) VLDB
18 16 (29.09%) GlusterFS

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (12.73%) TPMS
2 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 41 (74.55%) SAN
2 21 (38.18%) Fibre Channel
3 18 (32.73%) NAS
4 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (10.91%) DHCP
5 6 (10.91%) LDAP
6 3 (5.45%) Firewall
6 3 (5.45%) SSH
7 2 (3.64%) DNS
8 1 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) MySQL
1 16 (29.09%) OLTP
1 16 (29.09%) VLDB
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (41.82%) Finance
2 19 (34.55%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 24 (43.64%) EMC VMAX
2 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.55%) Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.64%) Contactless
5 2 (3.64%) HACMP
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Unix
2 49 (89.09%) Linux
3 44 (80.00%) Solaris
4 31 (56.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (16.36%) AIX
6 2 (3.64%) Windows
7 1 (1.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (34.55%) High Availability
3 18 (32.73%) Migration
4 7 (12.73%) Change Management
4 7 (12.73%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.91%) CRM
5 6 (10.91%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.91%) Server Patching
6 4 (7.27%) Logistics
6 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 3 (5.45%) DevOps
8 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.82%) Benchmarking
8 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.82%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) Shell Script
2 11 (20.00%) Perl
3 7 (12.73%) Bourne shell
4 4 (7.27%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) AWK
5 1 (1.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (56.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 19 (34.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 16 (29.09%) GlusterFS
4 8 (14.55%) Firmware
5 7 (12.73%) Veritas File System
6 3 (5.45%) RHEV
7 2 (3.64%) NFS
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 29 (52.73%) NetBackup
2 21 (38.18%) Oracle ZFS
2 21 (38.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 18 (32.73%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (10.91%) Legato
5 4 (7.27%) Puppet
6 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.82%) Ansible
7 1 (1.82%) yum
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) Veritas
2 34 (61.82%) EMC
3 33 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 30 (54.55%) Sun
5 25 (45.45%) Oracle
6 23 (41.82%) Brocade
7 20 (36.36%) StorageTek
8 12 (21.82%) NetApp
9 8 (14.55%) Emulex
10 7 (12.73%) IBM
11 6 (10.91%) Dell
11 6 (10.91%) HP
12 1 (1.82%) Cisco
12 1 (1.82%) Huawei
12 1 (1.82%) Nokia
12 1 (1.82%) Sybase
12 1 (1.82%) Symantec
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £385 to £390 per day
Posted: 5 days ago