The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 17 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Unix 105 90 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.43% 6.90% 5.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 24.93% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 57 27
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £51.00 - £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +8.33%
Unix
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
420 361 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 33.73% 27.66% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 189 178
Median daily rate £408 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 35
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.80 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Unix
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Unix Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Unix
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 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leatherhead +6 33 £463 +12.12% 3
Camberley +4 14 £425 +6.25% 1
Epsom +2 9 - -
Guildford +16 6 £425 - 3
Redhill - 6 £390 - 4
Staines -11 5 £613 +23.73%
Woking -2 3 £385 +10.00% 7
Farnham -1 1 £450 +38.46%
Egham -4 1 £325 -18.75%
Weybridge -11 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Unix.

1 201 (82.38%) Linux
2 96 (39.34%) Oracle
3 91 (37.30%) Solaris
4 83 (34.02%) SAN
5 78 (31.97%) Red Hat
5 78 (31.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 76 (31.15%) Finance
7 68 (27.87%) Veritas
8 64 (26.23%) Security Cleared
9 62 (25.41%) Java
10 59 (24.18%) SQL
11 53 (21.72%) SC Cleared
12 47 (19.26%) XML
13 46 (18.85%) EMC
14 44 (18.03%) NetBackup
15 42 (17.21%) SOAP
16 41 (16.80%) Shell Script
16 41 (16.80%) Migration
16 41 (16.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 39 (15.98%) NAS
17 39 (15.98%) Windows
18 38 (15.57%) NetApp
18 38 (15.57%) SoapUI
19 37 (15.16%) Perl
20 36 (14.75%) Fibre Channel
20 36 (14.75%) Brocade
21 35 (14.34%) DevOps
21 35 (14.34%) Web Services
21 35 (14.34%) JBoss
22 34 (13.93%) Banking

Unix
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 35 (14.34%) JBoss
2 27 (11.07%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.97%) Apache
4 15 (6.15%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.87%) TPMS
6 6 (2.46%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.64%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.41%) nginx
9 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.82%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.82%) IaaS
4 2 (0.82%) PaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (34.02%) SAN
2 39 (15.98%) NAS
3 36 (14.75%) Fibre Channel
4 26 (10.66%) TCP/IP
5 21 (8.61%) LDAP
6 15 (6.15%) DNS
7 14 (5.74%) DHCP
8 11 (4.51%) Firewall
9 8 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
9 8 (3.28%) SSH
10 6 (2.46%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (2.05%) Network Security
12 4 (1.64%) FTP
12 4 (1.64%) LAN
12 4 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (1.23%) HTTP
13 3 (1.23%) MPLS
13 3 (1.23%) SSL
13 3 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.25%) MySQL
2 17 (6.97%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.74%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.92%) OLTP
4 12 (4.92%) VLDB
5 10 (4.10%) VoltDB
6 8 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.87%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.05%) Sybase IQ
9 3 (1.23%) DB2
9 3 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.82%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.41%) DataStage
11 1 (0.41%) GIS
11 1 (0.41%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.41%) MS Access
11 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (15.57%) SoapUI
2 29 (11.89%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.89%) Subversion
3 20 (8.20%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.97%) Maven
5 13 (5.33%) Eclipse
6 12 (4.92%) JUnit
7 11 (4.51%) Ant
7 11 (4.51%) Selenium
8 10 (4.10%) Cucumber
8 10 (4.10%) JBehave
8 10 (4.10%) JMeter
9 8 (3.28%) Toad
10 7 (2.87%) JIRA
11 5 (2.05%) RSpec
12 4 (1.64%) TestNG
13 3 (1.23%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.82%) Hudson
14 2 (0.82%) Sinon.JS
14 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (31.15%) Finance
2 34 (13.93%) Banking
3 14 (5.74%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.33%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Billing
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
6 1 (0.41%) Law
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (30.74%) Administrator
2 54 (22.13%) Unix Administrator
3 46 (18.85%) Systems Administrator
4 32 (13.11%) Developer
5 31 (12.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 26 (10.66%) Analyst
7 25 (10.25%) Java Developer
8 20 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 17 (6.97%) Storage Administrator
9 17 (6.97%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 17 (6.97%) Test Analyst
10 16 (6.56%) Architect
11 15 (6.15%) Linux Administrator
12 14 (5.74%) Unix Analyst
13 13 (5.33%) Team Leader
13 13 (5.33%) Unix Team Leader
13 13 (5.33%) XML Analyst
14 10 (4.10%) Solaris Administrator
14 10 (4.10%) Support Engineer
14 10 (4.10%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (19.26%) XML
2 42 (17.21%) SOAP
3 35 (14.34%) Web Services
4 20 (8.20%) XML Messaging
5 18 (7.38%) Java EE
6 16 (6.56%) HTML
7 14 (5.74%) CSS
8 12 (4.92%) Middleware
9 11 (4.51%) JSON
10 9 (3.69%) EJB
10 9 (3.69%) J2EE
11 8 (3.28%) Java SE
11 8 (3.28%) JSF
11 8 (3.28%) SAML
12 5 (2.05%) JMS
12 5 (2.05%) JPA
13 4 (1.64%) EDI
13 4 (1.64%) Hibernate
13 4 (1.64%) REST
13 4 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.11%) Data Centre
2 25 (10.25%) EMC VMAX
3 21 (8.61%) Clustering
4 20 (8.20%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 12 (4.92%) PKI
8 11 (4.51%) HACMP
9 10 (4.10%) EMC VNX
10 7 (2.87%) Replication
11 4 (1.64%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.23%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.23%) Smart Meter
12 3 (1.23%) Statistics
12 3 (1.23%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.82%) Smart Energy
14 1 (0.41%) Contactless
14 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.41%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 201 (82.38%) Linux
2 91 (37.30%) Solaris
3 78 (31.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (15.98%) Windows
5 24 (9.84%) AIX
6 12 (4.92%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (2.46%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.23%) CentOS
8 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.82%) Android
9 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.41%) SUSE
10 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.80%) Migration
2 35 (14.34%) DevOps
3 30 (12.30%) Use Case
4 29 (11.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (9.02%) Change Management
7 21 (8.61%) High Availability
7 21 (8.61%) Project Management
8 20 (8.20%) ITIL
9 15 (6.15%) Functional Testing
10 14 (5.74%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (5.33%) System Integration Testing
11 13 (5.33%) Test Management
12 12 (4.92%) Defect Management
12 12 (4.92%) Service Delivery
13 11 (4.51%) Identity Management
14 10 (4.10%) Configuration Management
14 10 (4.10%) Integration Testing
14 10 (4.10%) Load Testing
14 10 (4.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 62 (25.41%) Java
2 59 (24.18%) SQL
3 41 (16.80%) Shell Script
4 37 (15.16%) Perl
5 25 (10.25%) Python
6 23 (9.43%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.74%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.74%) Ruby
8 9 (3.69%) Korn
9 8 (3.28%) C
10 7 (2.87%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.46%) Bourne shell
12 5 (2.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 4 (1.64%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.23%) PHP
15 2 (0.82%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.82%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (0.82%) AWK
15 2 (0.82%) Jython
15 2 (0.82%) sed
Qualifications
1 64 (26.23%) Security Cleared
2 53 (21.72%) SC Cleared
3 17 (6.97%) Degree
4 6 (2.46%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.64%) CISSP
5 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.64%) NCDA
5 4 (1.64%) NCIE
5 4 (1.64%) NCSA
5 4 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.23%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.23%) MCITP
7 2 (0.82%) CCNA
7 2 (0.82%) CCSA
7 2 (0.82%) CISM
7 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.82%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.87%) SLA
2 6 (2.46%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (16.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 31 (12.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 25 (10.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (8.61%) Active Directory
5 19 (7.79%) GlusterFS
6 10 (4.10%) NFS
7 9 (3.69%) Hyper-V
8 8 (3.28%) Firmware
9 7 (2.87%) XenApp
9 7 (2.87%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.46%) Veritas File System
10 6 (2.46%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (2.05%) VMware ESX
12 4 (1.64%) Oracle Clusterware
12 4 (1.64%) Terminal Server
13 3 (1.23%) RHEV
13 3 (1.23%) Xen
14 2 (0.82%) Docker
14 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
15 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 44 (18.03%) NetBackup
2 32 (13.11%) Puppet
3 29 (11.89%) Ansible
4 24 (9.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 22 (9.02%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (8.61%) Oracle ZFS
6 21 (8.61%) Red Hat Satellite
7 15 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (4.51%) Legato
9 7 (2.87%) yum
10 6 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (2.05%) Foglight
12 4 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (1.64%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (0.82%) SCOM
13 2 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
14 1 (0.41%) Control-M
14 1 (0.41%) Nagios
14 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 96 (39.34%) Oracle
2 78 (31.97%) Red Hat
3 68 (27.87%) Veritas
4 46 (18.85%) EMC
5 38 (15.57%) NetApp
6 36 (14.75%) Brocade
7 31 (12.70%) Sun
8 30 (12.30%) HP
9 29 (11.89%) VMware
10 22 (9.02%) Microsoft
11 20 (8.20%) StorageTek
12 15 (6.15%) Sybase
13 12 (4.92%) IBM
14 11 (4.51%) Citrix
14 11 (4.51%) Symantec
15 8 (3.28%) Cisco
15 8 (3.28%) Emulex
16 7 (2.87%) Dell
17 5 (2.05%) Juniper
17 5 (2.05%) Palo Alto
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