The table below looks at the statistics for the Unix Systems 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 Systems 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 System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 80 88 94
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 24 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.81% 0.22% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 0.23% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £357 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -
Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Unix Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Unix Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Unix Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Unix Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Unix Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Unix Systems 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 Systems 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
Guildford - 2 £450 -
Woking -4 1 £385 -
Unix Systems Administrator
South East

Unix Systems 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 Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Unix
2 27 (93.10%) Linux
3 23 (79.31%) SAN
4 21 (72.41%) Finance
4 21 (72.41%) Solaris
5 19 (65.52%) Veritas
6 18 (62.07%) Migration
6 18 (62.07%) Banking
7 17 (58.62%) NAS
7 17 (58.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 16 (55.17%) EMC
9 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
10 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
10 11 (37.93%) NetApp
10 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (34.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
12 9 (31.03%) Sun
13 8 (27.59%) Firmware
13 8 (27.59%) AIX
13 8 (27.59%) Perl
13 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
13 8 (27.59%) EMC VMAX
13 8 (27.59%) Emulex
14 7 (24.14%) TPMS
14 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
14 7 (24.14%) Clustering
15 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
15 6 (20.69%) IBM
15 6 (20.69%) Change Management

Unix Systems 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 Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) TPMS
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) SAN
2 17 (58.62%) NAS
3 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) SSH
6 2 (6.90%) DNS
6 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) OLTP
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) VLDB
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 18 (62.07%) Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) EMC VMAX
2 7 (24.14%) Clustering
3 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.90%) HACMP
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Unix
2 27 (93.10%) Linux
3 21 (72.41%) Solaris
4 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (27.59%) AIX
6 1 (3.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (17.24%) Server Patching
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 1 (3.45%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
2 8 (27.59%) Perl
3 6 (20.69%) Bourne shell
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) AWK
5 1 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 10 (34.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (27.59%) Firmware
4 6 (20.69%) Veritas File System
5 3 (10.34%) RHEV
6 2 (6.90%) NFS
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
2 5 (17.24%) Legato
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.45%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Veritas
2 16 (55.17%) EMC
3 13 (44.83%) Red Hat
4 11 (37.93%) NetApp
5 9 (31.03%) Sun
6 8 (27.59%) Emulex
7 6 (20.69%) IBM
8 5 (17.24%) Dell
8 5 (17.24%) HP
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
10 3 (10.34%) Brocade
11 1 (3.45%) Cisco
11 1 (3.45%) Symantec
Camberley
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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