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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix Administrator
Rank 80 89 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Administrator 18 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.49% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate £394 £520 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -
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
1160 1313 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.79% 94.05% 92.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 720 629
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 43 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix Administrator across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Unix Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 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
Redhill - 7 £365 - 3
Camberley - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £425 -
Reigate - 1 - -
Unix Administrator
South East

Unix Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 24 (77.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (77.42%) Solaris
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
3 23 (74.19%) SAN
4 22 (70.97%) Sun
4 22 (70.97%) Oracle
5 21 (67.74%) Brocade
6 20 (64.52%) Red Hat
7 18 (58.06%) EMC
7 18 (58.06%) High Availability
8 16 (51.61%) Veritas
9 15 (48.39%) NetBackup
9 15 (48.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (38.71%) NAS
11 12 (38.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 12 (38.71%) Finance
12 10 (32.26%) StorageTek
12 10 (32.26%) Banking
12 10 (32.26%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (32.26%) Oracle ZFS
13 9 (29.03%) SSH
13 9 (29.03%) OLTP
13 9 (29.03%) VLDB
14 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
14 8 (25.81%) Firewall
14 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
15 7 (22.58%) RHEV
15 7 (22.58%) EMC VMAX

Unix Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 1 (3.23%) JBoss
1 1 (3.23%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) SAN
2 12 (38.71%) NAS
3 10 (32.26%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (29.03%) SSH
5 8 (25.81%) Firewall
5 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.13%) LDAP
7 2 (6.45%) FTP
7 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) OLTP
1 9 (29.03%) VLDB
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 7 (22.58%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Client/Server
2 7 (22.58%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (12.90%) EMC VNX
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.45%) CLARiiON
4 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 2 (6.45%) Contactless
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Unix
2 24 (77.42%) Linux
2 24 (77.42%) Solaris
3 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (58.06%) High Availability
3 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
3 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Logistics
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps
6 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) AWK
3 1 (3.23%) Bourne shell
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) Korn
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (22.58%) RHEV
3 6 (19.35%) GlusterFS
4 5 (16.13%) NFS
5 4 (12.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Veritas File System
7 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) NetBackup
2 12 (38.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle ZFS
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (6.45%) Puppet
7 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle
1 22 (70.97%) Sun
2 21 (67.74%) Brocade
3 20 (64.52%) Red Hat
4 18 (58.06%) EMC
5 16 (51.61%) Veritas
6 10 (32.26%) StorageTek
7 4 (12.90%) Symantec
8 2 (6.45%) Huawei
8 2 (6.45%) Nokia
9 1 (3.23%) Emulex
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.23%) NetApp
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The Bridge Ltd
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Redhill, Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £51 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago