The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 14 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 130 75 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.09% 5.78% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.18% 22.12% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 41 55
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£400 £338 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -12.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £279 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 10
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.11 £31.03
% change year-on-year
+13.25% +6.71%
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
404 339 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.25% 26.14% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 176 206
Average daily rate £363 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 51
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £47.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Leatherhead +2 36 £400 - 1
Egham - 13 £425 - 1
Staines +1 12 £525 +150.00% 1
Guildford -3 8 £265 -56.55% 2
Epsom -2 6 £351 -22.11% 1
Weybridge - 5 £400 - 2
Reigate -2 3 £300 -32.20%
Redhill - 3 £335 - 3
Camberley - 2 £400 -
Chertsey - 2 £525 -
Woking -1 1 - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX.

1 108 (53.20%) Linux
2 95 (46.80%) SQL
3 88 (43.35%) Oracle
4 68 (33.50%) Security Cleared
5 65 (32.02%) SC Cleared
6 63 (31.03%) Shell Script
7 55 (27.09%) Red Hat
8 54 (26.60%) Perl
9 47 (23.15%) XML
10 43 (21.18%) Windows
11 40 (19.70%) Oracle Database
12 39 (19.21%) HP
13 36 (17.73%) PL/SQL
14 35 (17.24%) Java
14 35 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (17.24%) Ruby
15 34 (16.75%) XML Messaging
15 34 (16.75%) Solaris
16 33 (16.26%) SOAP
16 33 (16.26%) Finance
16 33 (16.26%) Use Case
17 32 (15.76%) HP Quality Center
18 30 (14.78%) Test Management
19 29 (14.29%) Telecoms
20 28 (13.79%) JavaScript
20 28 (13.79%) SoapUI
21 27 (13.30%) SAN
22 26 (12.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 24 (11.82%) Selenium
23 24 (11.82%) ISTQB

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing UNIX also 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 that cited UNIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (9.85%) Apache
2 14 (6.90%) Node.js
3 9 (4.43%) JBoss
3 9 (4.43%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.96%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.96%) IIS
6 3 (1.48%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.49%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Cordys
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.43%) AWS CloudFormation
2 9 (4.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (2.96%) IaaS
3 6 (2.96%) PaaS
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.30%) SAN
2 24 (11.82%) TCP/IP
3 22 (10.84%) SSH
4 20 (9.85%) LDAP
5 18 (8.87%) NAS
6 17 (8.37%) DNS
6 17 (8.37%) Firewall
7 12 (5.91%) LAN
7 12 (5.91%) VPN
7 12 (5.91%) FTP
7 12 (5.91%) Radio Access Network
8 11 (5.42%) WAN
9 7 (3.45%) DHCP
10 6 (2.96%) SSL
10 6 (2.96%) SMTP
10 6 (2.96%) Network Security
10 6 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.46%) MPLS
11 5 (2.46%) VLAN
12 4 (1.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.70%) Oracle Database
2 20 (9.85%) MySQL
3 14 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 14 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.96%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.97%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.97%) DB2
7 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.48%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.99%) Informix
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.49%) VoltDB
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 28 (13.79%) SoapUI
2 24 (11.82%) Jenkins
2 24 (11.82%) Selenium
2 24 (11.82%) RSpec
3 16 (7.88%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.88%) Subversion
4 15 (7.39%) Maven
5 12 (5.91%) Ant
6 8 (3.94%) JIRA
7 7 (3.45%) LoadRunner
7 7 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (2.96%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.96%) Toad
9 5 (2.46%) Hudson
9 5 (2.46%) RubyGems
9 5 (2.46%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.48%) WATIR
10 3 (1.48%) JMeter
11 2 (0.99%) WebLOAD
11 2 (0.99%) HP UFT
General
1 33 (16.26%) Finance
2 29 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.42%) Back Office
4 10 (4.93%) Banking
5 6 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.96%) Billing
6 4 (1.97%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.48%) Retail
8 2 (0.99%) Publishing
8 2 (0.99%) Electronics
8 2 (0.99%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (19.21%) Analyst
2 32 (15.76%) Developer
3 27 (13.30%) Architect
4 26 (12.81%) Administrator
5 23 (11.33%) Test Analyst
6 18 (8.87%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (5.91%) UNIX Administrator
7 12 (5.91%) Security Engineer
8 11 (5.42%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 11 (5.42%) DBA
8 11 (5.42%) Lead Developer
8 11 (5.42%) OSS Engineer
9 10 (4.93%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (4.93%) Test Architect
9 10 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (4.93%) Consultant
10 9 (4.43%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.43%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.43%) Cloud Architect
11 8 (3.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.15%) XML
2 34 (16.75%) XML Messaging
3 33 (16.26%) SOAP
4 20 (9.85%) HTML
5 14 (6.90%) CSS
5 14 (6.90%) Backbone.js
6 11 (5.42%) AngularJS
6 11 (5.42%) Web Services
6 11 (5.42%) Middleware
7 9 (4.43%) boto
8 7 (3.45%) JSF
9 6 (2.96%) Java EE
10 5 (2.46%) JPA
10 5 (2.46%) Java SE
10 5 (2.46%) REST
10 5 (2.46%) EJB
10 5 (2.46%) EDI
10 5 (2.46%) JMS
11 4 (1.97%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.97%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.82%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.39%) Client/Server
3 13 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.42%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.43%) Smart Meter
7 7 (3.45%) Ontologies
8 6 (2.96%) PKI
9 5 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.48%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.48%) DataPower
10 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.48%) Replication
11 2 (0.99%) W3C
11 2 (0.99%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.99%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.99%) GIS
11 2 (0.99%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 108 (53.20%) Linux
2 43 (21.18%) Windows
3 34 (16.75%) Solaris
4 26 (12.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.94%) HPUX
6 7 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.46%) AIX
9 2 (0.99%) VMS
9 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.49%) Android
10 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.26%) Use Case
3 30 (14.78%) Test Management
4 22 (10.84%) Scrum
5 21 (10.34%) TDD
6 20 (9.85%) Test Planning
7 19 (9.36%) Capacity Management
8 18 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (8.37%) DevOps
10 16 (7.88%) Validation
10 16 (7.88%) Security Testing
11 15 (7.39%) ITIL
12 12 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.42%) Service Delivery
13 11 (5.42%) Performance Testing
13 11 (5.42%) Test Scripting
13 11 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (5.42%) Software Deployment
14 10 (4.93%) Test Automation
15 9 (4.43%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 95 (46.80%) SQL
2 63 (31.03%) Shell Script
3 54 (26.60%) Perl
4 36 (17.73%) PL/SQL
5 35 (17.24%) Java
5 35 (17.24%) Ruby
6 28 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 23 (11.33%) Python
8 18 (8.87%) C
9 11 (5.42%) C++
9 11 (5.42%) Korn
10 5 (2.46%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 4 (1.97%) Jython
11 4 (1.97%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.48%) VB
12 3 (1.48%) PHP
12 3 (1.48%) C#
13 2 (0.99%) VBScript
14 1 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 68 (33.50%) Security Cleared
2 65 (32.02%) SC Cleared
3 24 (11.82%) ISTQB
4 12 (5.91%) Degree
5 7 (3.45%) ISEB
6 3 (1.48%) HND
6 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.48%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.99%) CCNA
7 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.49%) MCP
8 1 (0.49%) CISSP
8 1 (0.49%) MCSE
8 1 (0.49%) MCSA
8 1 (0.49%) CCNP
8 1 (0.49%) MCITP
8 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.40%) SLA
2 4 (1.97%) GxP
3 3 (1.48%) COBIT
4 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 14443
5 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 9 (4.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (2.96%) Sendmail
5 5 (2.46%) Veritas File System
6 4 (1.97%) RHEV
6 4 (1.97%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.48%) vSphere
8 2 (0.99%) NFS
8 2 (0.99%) XenServer
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.49%) Firmware
9 1 (0.49%) Samba
9 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.49%) Docker
9 1 (0.49%) iptables
9 1 (0.49%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 32 (15.76%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (7.39%) Puppet
3 12 (5.91%) NetBackup
3 12 (5.91%) Ansible
4 11 (5.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (3.45%) OPNET
6 6 (2.96%) SCOM
6 6 (2.96%) MIMEsweeper
6 6 (2.96%) MAILsweeper
6 6 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.97%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.48%) SCCM
8 3 (1.48%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.99%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.99%) SCSM
9 2 (0.99%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.49%) Nagios
10 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 88 (43.35%) Oracle
2 55 (27.09%) Red Hat
3 39 (19.21%) HP
4 24 (11.82%) Microsoft
5 20 (9.85%) Sun
6 14 (6.90%) VMware
7 11 (5.42%) Symantec
7 11 (5.42%) Citrix
8 8 (3.94%) Cisco
8 8 (3.94%) SAP
8 8 (3.94%) NetApp
8 8 (3.94%) Veritas
9 7 (3.45%) McAfee
9 7 (3.45%) Brocade
9 7 (3.45%) Greenplum
9 7 (3.45%) Talend
9 7 (3.45%) Cerion
10 6 (2.96%) Blue Coat
10 6 (2.96%) Websense
10 6 (2.96%) Juniper
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Rate: £160.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago