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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 93 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.41% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £520 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.68% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1152 1347 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.60% 94.33% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 732 652
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 46 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 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
Camberley - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £425 -
Unix Systems Administrator
South East

Unix Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Solaris
4 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 10 (66.67%) SAN
5 9 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (60.00%) Sun
5 9 (60.00%) EMC
5 9 (60.00%) Oracle
5 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 9 (60.00%) NAS
6 8 (53.33%) Brocade
6 8 (53.33%) Banking
6 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
6 8 (53.33%) Firewall
6 8 (53.33%) High Availability
7 7 (46.67%) RHEV
7 7 (46.67%) Client/Server
7 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
7 7 (46.67%) SSH
8 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (20.00%) Perl
8 3 (20.00%) Veritas
8 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (13.33%) Change Management
9 2 (13.33%) NFS
9 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Migration

Unix Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 9 (60.00%) NAS
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) SSH
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) OLTP
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) VLDB
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
3 1 (6.67%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.67%) HACMP
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Unix
2 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) AWK
2 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Korn
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) RHEV
2 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (13.33%) NFS
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (60.00%) EMC
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Sun
3 8 (53.33%) Brocade
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) Emulex
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec