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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 86 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.34% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £390 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.42% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1137 1330 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.27% 94.59% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 775 723
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £492 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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
Redhill - 2 £390 - 1
Unix Administrator
South East

Unix Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (100.00%) Unix
2 35 (92.11%) Linux
3 32 (84.21%) Solaris
4 29 (76.32%) Veritas
5 28 (73.68%) SAN
6 25 (65.79%) Red Hat
7 24 (63.16%) EMC
7 24 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (55.26%) NetBackup
9 20 (52.63%) Sun
10 19 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 17 (44.74%) Finance
12 16 (42.11%) EMC VMAX
13 15 (39.47%) Oracle
14 14 (36.84%) Banking
14 14 (36.84%) Oracle ZFS
14 14 (36.84%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (36.84%) Brocade
14 14 (36.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 13 (34.21%) NAS
15 13 (34.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 13 (34.21%) Red Hat Satellite
15 13 (34.21%) StorageTek
15 13 (34.21%) Shell Script
16 12 (31.58%) Migration
17 11 (28.95%) MySQL
17 11 (28.95%) GlusterFS
18 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
19 8 (21.05%) Perl
19 8 (21.05%) AIX

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 4 (10.53%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) SAN
2 14 (36.84%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (34.21%) NAS
4 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 6 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (7.89%) LDAP
7 1 (2.63%) DNS
7 1 (2.63%) Firewall
7 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) OLTP
2 7 (18.42%) VLDB
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Banking
3 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) EMC VMAX
2 6 (15.79%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Unix
2 35 (92.11%) Linux
3 32 (84.21%) Solaris
4 24 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (21.05%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) SUSE
6 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Migration
2 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (21.05%) High Availability
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (15.79%) Server Patching
5 4 (10.53%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) CRM
5 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) DevOps
7 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL
8 1 (2.63%) Logistics
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Shell Script
2 8 (21.05%) Perl
3 6 (15.79%) Bourne shell
4 2 (5.26%) Python
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 13 (34.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 11 (28.95%) GlusterFS
4 6 (15.79%) Veritas File System
5 5 (13.16%) Firmware
6 1 (2.63%) NFS
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (2.63%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 21 (55.26%) NetBackup
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle ZFS
2 14 (36.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 13 (34.21%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (15.79%) Legato
5 2 (5.26%) Puppet
6 1 (2.63%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Veritas
2 25 (65.79%) Red Hat
3 24 (63.16%) EMC
4 20 (52.63%) Sun
5 15 (39.47%) Oracle
6 14 (36.84%) Brocade
7 13 (34.21%) StorageTek
8 7 (18.42%) IBM
8 7 (18.42%) NetApp
9 6 (15.79%) Dell
9 6 (15.79%) HP
10 5 (13.16%) Emulex
11 1 (2.63%) Cisco
11 1 (2.63%) Sybase
11 1 (2.63%) Symantec