The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 67 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 37 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.80% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
+218.75% -
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
1276 1300 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.45% 95.10% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 833 699 763
Average daily rate £425 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 65 77
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Unix Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unix Administrator in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 16 £425 - 1
Redhill - 9 £365 -
Guildford - 2 £450 -
Woking -4 1 £385 -
Unix Administrator
South East

Unix Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Unix Administrator in their job title 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 with Unix Administrator in their job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Unix
2 46 (88.46%) Linux
3 41 (78.85%) Solaris
4 39 (75.00%) Veritas
5 37 (71.15%) SAN
6 31 (59.62%) EMC
7 30 (57.69%) Red Hat
7 30 (57.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 28 (53.85%) Sun
8 28 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (48.08%) NetBackup
10 23 (44.23%) Finance
10 23 (44.23%) Oracle
10 23 (44.23%) EMC VMAX
11 22 (42.31%) Brocade
12 20 (38.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 20 (38.46%) Oracle ZFS
12 20 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (36.54%) StorageTek
13 19 (36.54%) Fibre Channel
13 19 (36.54%) High Availability
14 18 (34.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 18 (34.62%) Migration
14 18 (34.62%) Banking
15 17 (32.69%) NAS
16 16 (30.77%) Red Hat Satellite
16 16 (30.77%) VLDB
16 16 (30.77%) OLTP
17 15 (28.85%) MySQL
17 15 (28.85%) GlusterFS

Unix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Unix Administrator in their job title 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 with Unix Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) TPMS
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 37 (71.15%) SAN
2 19 (36.54%) Fibre Channel
3 17 (32.69%) NAS
4 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.54%) LDAP
6 5 (9.62%) DHCP
7 3 (5.77%) Firewall
7 3 (5.77%) SSH
8 2 (3.85%) DNS
8 2 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) OLTP
1 16 (30.77%) VLDB
2 15 (28.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (44.23%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Banking
3 8 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 23 (44.23%) EMC VMAX
2 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.46%) Clustering
4 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.85%) Contactless
5 2 (3.85%) HACMP
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Unix
2 46 (88.46%) Linux
3 41 (78.85%) Solaris
4 28 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (3.85%) Windows
7 1 (1.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (36.54%) High Availability
3 18 (34.62%) Migration
4 7 (13.46%) Data Migration
5 6 (11.54%) Change Management
6 5 (9.62%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (9.62%) Server Patching
7 4 (7.69%) Logistics
8 3 (5.77%) DevOps
8 3 (5.77%) Project Management
9 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.92%) Benchmarking
9 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 10 (19.23%) Perl
3 6 (11.54%) Bourne shell
4 4 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) AWK
5 1 (1.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (57.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 18 (34.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 15 (28.85%) GlusterFS
4 8 (15.38%) Firmware
5 6 (11.54%) Veritas File System
6 3 (5.77%) RHEV
7 2 (3.85%) NFS
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 25 (48.08%) NetBackup
2 20 (38.46%) Oracle ZFS
2 20 (38.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 16 (30.77%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (9.62%) Legato
5 4 (7.69%) Puppet
6 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.92%) Ansible
7 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) Veritas
2 31 (59.62%) EMC
3 30 (57.69%) Red Hat
4 28 (53.85%) Sun
5 23 (44.23%) Oracle
6 22 (42.31%) Brocade
7 19 (36.54%) StorageTek
8 11 (21.15%) NetApp
9 8 (15.38%) Emulex
10 6 (11.54%) IBM
11 5 (9.62%) Dell
11 5 (9.62%) HP
12 2 (3.85%) Huawei
12 2 (3.85%) Nokia
13 1 (1.92%) Cisco
13 1 (1.92%) Symantec
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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