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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 82 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 17 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.35% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London median 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
1202 1229 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.17% 94.54% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 701 722
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 49 65
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £41.50 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 - 4 £425 -
Redhill - 4 £390 -
Guildford - 2 £450 -
Woking - 1 £385 -
Unix Administrator
South East

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 54 (100.00%) Unix
2 50 (92.59%) Linux
3 44 (81.48%) Solaris
4 41 (75.93%) Veritas
5 40 (74.07%) SAN
6 35 (64.81%) Red Hat
6 35 (64.81%) EMC
7 33 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (57.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 29 (53.70%) Sun
10 28 (51.85%) NetBackup
11 25 (46.30%) EMC VMAX
12 24 (44.44%) Finance
12 24 (44.44%) Oracle
13 23 (42.59%) Brocade
14 21 (38.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 21 (38.89%) Fibre Channel
14 21 (38.89%) Oracle ZFS
15 20 (37.04%) StorageTek
16 19 (35.19%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (35.19%) Banking
16 19 (35.19%) Red Hat Satellite
17 18 (33.33%) NAS
17 18 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 18 (33.33%) Migration
18 17 (31.48%) MySQL
18 17 (31.48%) GlusterFS
19 15 (27.78%) High Availability
20 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
21 12 (22.22%) NetApp

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 (12.96%) TPMS
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 40 (74.07%) SAN
2 21 (38.89%) Fibre Channel
3 18 (33.33%) NAS
4 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.11%) DHCP
6 5 (9.26%) LDAP
7 3 (5.56%) Firewall
7 3 (5.56%) SSH
8 2 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) MySQL
2 12 (22.22%) OLTP
2 12 (22.22%) VLDB
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 19 (35.19%) Banking
3 8 (14.81%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 25 (46.30%) EMC VMAX
2 7 (12.96%) Clustering
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.70%) HACMP
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Unix
2 50 (92.59%) Linux
3 44 (81.48%) Solaris
4 33 (61.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (1.85%) SUSE
6 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (33.33%) Migration
3 15 (27.78%) High Availability
4 7 (12.96%) Change Management
4 7 (12.96%) Data Migration
5 6 (11.11%) CRM
5 6 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (11.11%) Server Patching
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps
6 3 (5.56%) Logistics
6 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.85%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL
8 1 (1.85%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
2 10 (18.52%) Perl
3 6 (11.11%) Bourne shell
4 4 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 31 (57.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 18 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 17 (31.48%) GlusterFS
4 8 (14.81%) Firmware
5 6 (11.11%) Veritas File System
6 3 (5.56%) RHEV
7 2 (3.70%) NFS
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 28 (51.85%) NetBackup
2 21 (38.89%) Oracle ZFS
2 21 (38.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 19 (35.19%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (11.11%) Legato
5 4 (7.41%) Puppet
6 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.85%) Ansible
7 1 (1.85%) yum
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Veritas
2 35 (64.81%) EMC
2 35 (64.81%) Red Hat
3 29 (53.70%) Sun
4 24 (44.44%) Oracle
5 23 (42.59%) Brocade
6 20 (37.04%) StorageTek
7 12 (22.22%) NetApp
8 8 (14.81%) Emulex
9 7 (12.96%) IBM
10 6 (11.11%) Dell
10 6 (11.11%) HP
11 1 (1.85%) Cisco
11 1 (1.85%) Sybase
11 1 (1.85%) Symantec