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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank 90 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.066% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.071% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£423 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £27.00
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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
1340 1399 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.31% 92.47% 92.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 773 578
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 83
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.70 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX Systems Administrator across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

UNIX Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Veritas
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) AS400

UNIX Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp