The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Unix Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
Rank 96 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £358
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1217 1269 1198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.93% 94.70% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 728 706
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 58
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Unix Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Surrey region that featured Unix Systems Administrator in the job title.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix Systems Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 - 2 £438 -
Guildford - 1 £450 -
Unix Systems Administrator
South East

Unix Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Unix Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Unix
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
3 24 (88.89%) SAN
4 20 (74.07%) Solaris
5 19 (70.37%) Finance
6 18 (66.67%) Banking
6 18 (66.67%) NAS
7 17 (62.96%) EMC
7 17 (62.96%) Veritas
8 16 (59.26%) Migration
9 15 (55.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
11 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
12 11 (40.74%) NetApp
13 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
13 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (33.33%) Sun
15 8 (29.63%) AIX
15 8 (29.63%) Investment Banking
15 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
15 8 (29.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 7 (25.93%) EMC VMAX
16 7 (25.93%) Emulex
16 7 (25.93%) Perl
16 7 (25.93%) IBM
16 7 (25.93%) Firmware
17 6 (22.22%) Legato
17 6 (22.22%) HP
17 6 (22.22%) Dell
17 6 (22.22%) Change Management

Unix Systems 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 6 (22.22%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) SAN
2 18 (66.67%) NAS
3 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
4 6 (22.22%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 3 (11.11%) SSH
6 1 (3.70%) DNS
6 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 18 (66.67%) Banking
3 8 (29.63%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) EMC VMAX
2 6 (22.22%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.70%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Unix
2 25 (92.59%) Linux
3 20 (74.07%) Solaris
4 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (29.63%) AIX
6 2 (7.41%) Windows
7 1 (3.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (22.22%) Server Patching
3 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 7 (25.93%) Perl
3 6 (22.22%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.70%) Python
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (25.93%) Firmware
4 6 (22.22%) Veritas File System
5 3 (11.11%) RHEV
6 1 (3.70%) NFS
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) NetBackup
2 6 (22.22%) Legato
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.70%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) EMC
1 17 (62.96%) Veritas
2 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
3 11 (40.74%) NetApp
4 9 (33.33%) Sun
5 7 (25.93%) Emulex
5 7 (25.93%) IBM
6 6 (22.22%) Dell
6 6 (22.22%) HP
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 3 (11.11%) Brocade
9 2 (7.41%) Sybase
10 1 (3.70%) Cisco
10 1 (3.70%) Symantec