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 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
Rank 10 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Contract jobs citing Unix 147 62 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.20% 4.34% 5.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.18% 21.45% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 34 23
Average daily rate £425 £344 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 10
Average hourly rate £48.75 £46.25 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +186.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £45.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £47.25 £23.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £39.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.73% +86.90%
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
443 289 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.76% 20.24% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 145 154
Average daily rate £388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 24 38
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.30 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 12 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unix across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Unix Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
Leatherhead +6 32 £450 +33.33% 5
Reigate +10 17 £350 +12.90% 3
Egham - 16 £425 - 2
Redhill - 15 £350 - 3
Staines +14 9 £488 +44.44%
Camberley +4 7 £450 -5.26%
Guildford +9 6 £450 +44.00% 3
Epsom +4 2 - - 2
Godalming - 1 £340 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 191 (71.80%) Linux
2 122 (45.86%) Java
3 121 (45.49%) SQL
4 113 (42.48%) Oracle
5 84 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (30.45%) JavaScript
6 81 (30.45%) Windows
7 69 (25.94%) Finance
8 66 (24.81%) Red Hat
9 58 (21.80%) Security Cleared
10 57 (21.43%) SC Cleared
10 57 (21.43%) Ruby
11 54 (20.30%) XML
12 53 (19.92%) Shell Script
13 51 (19.17%) SOAP
13 51 (19.17%) Open Source
14 50 (18.80%) Web Services
15 48 (18.05%) SAN
16 47 (17.67%) Subversion
17 46 (17.29%) Maven
18 44 (16.54%) PL/SQL
18 44 (16.54%) REST
19 43 (16.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 43 (16.17%) JSON
19 43 (16.17%) OO
19 43 (16.17%) Oracle Database
19 43 (16.17%) Data Centre
20 41 (15.41%) OOD
20 41 (15.41%) HTML
20 41 (15.41%) MVC

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 40 (15.04%) Node.js
2 39 (14.66%) WebLogic
3 22 (8.27%) JBoss
4 17 (6.39%) Apache
4 17 (6.39%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.14%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.88%) IIS
6 5 (1.88%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.75%) FileNet
7 2 (0.75%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.38%) TPMS
Applications
1 7 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (8.65%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (0.75%) BigMachines
2 2 (0.75%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.75%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (18.05%) SAN
2 21 (7.89%) LDAP
3 20 (7.52%) TCP/IP
4 17 (6.39%) DNS
5 16 (6.02%) Firewall
6 15 (5.64%) NAS
7 14 (5.26%) DHCP
8 13 (4.89%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (4.89%) SSH
9 8 (3.01%) Reverse Proxy
10 7 (2.63%) Network Security
11 6 (2.26%) Radio Access Network
11 6 (2.26%) Wireless
12 5 (1.88%) LAN
13 4 (1.50%) Converged Networks
13 4 (1.50%) HTTP
13 4 (1.50%) WAN
13 4 (1.50%) ZigBee
14 3 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.17%) Oracle Database
2 41 (15.41%) NoSQL
3 40 (15.04%) MongoDB
4 27 (10.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (8.27%) MySQL
6 13 (4.89%) SQL Server
7 9 (3.38%) OLTP
7 9 (3.38%) VLDB
8 7 (2.63%) DB2
9 6 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.26%) VoltDB
10 4 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.13%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (1.13%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 47 (17.67%) Subversion
2 46 (17.29%) Maven
3 38 (14.29%) Ant
4 34 (12.78%) Toad
5 33 (12.41%) Git (software)
6 32 (12.03%) Jenkins
7 31 (11.65%) Eclipse
8 17 (6.39%) SoapUI
9 11 (4.14%) RSpec
10 7 (2.63%) JIRA
11 4 (1.50%) Selenium
11 4 (1.50%) TestNG
12 3 (1.13%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.13%) Gerrit
12 3 (1.13%) Hudson
12 3 (1.13%) JBehave
12 3 (1.13%) JMeter
12 3 (1.13%) JUnit
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 69 (25.94%) Finance
2 16 (6.02%) Banking
3 9 (3.38%) Investment Banking
4 8 (3.01%) Back Office
5 7 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (33.46%) Developer
2 45 (16.92%) Administrator
2 45 (16.92%) Java Developer
3 39 (14.66%) Node.js Developer
4 31 (11.65%) Unix Administrator
5 29 (10.90%) Unix Engineer
6 28 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
7 27 (10.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 19 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 19 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (6.77%) Analyst
10 17 (6.39%) Linux Administrator
10 17 (6.39%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (6.02%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 15 (5.64%) Unix Systems Administrator
13 13 (4.89%) Storage Administrator
14 11 (4.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 11 (4.14%) Storage Systems Administrator
15 10 (3.76%) Architect
16 9 (3.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (20.30%) XML
2 51 (19.17%) SOAP
3 50 (18.80%) Web Services
4 44 (16.54%) REST
5 43 (16.17%) JSON
6 41 (15.41%) HTML
7 40 (15.04%) Express
8 39 (14.66%) CSS
9 38 (14.29%) JSF
10 34 (12.78%) Java EE
11 32 (12.03%) EJB
11 32 (12.03%) Java SE
11 32 (12.03%) JMS
11 32 (12.03%) JPA
12 29 (10.90%) JRules
13 14 (5.26%) Middleware
14 13 (4.89%) XML Messaging
15 11 (4.14%) J2EE
16 10 (3.76%) SAML
17 6 (2.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.17%) Data Centre
2 35 (13.16%) User Experience
3 28 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (6.02%) Smart Meter
6 13 (4.89%) PKI
7 8 (3.01%) Client/Server
7 8 (3.01%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.63%) EMC VMAX
8 7 (2.63%) EMC VNX
8 7 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.88%) Clustering
9 5 (1.88%) HACMP
9 5 (1.88%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.50%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.50%) Statistics
10 4 (1.50%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.75%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 191 (71.80%) Linux
2 81 (30.45%) Windows
3 43 (16.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (14.29%) Solaris
5 17 (6.39%) AIX
6 8 (3.01%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.50%) HPUX
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.75%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.38%) CentOS
10 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (19.17%) Open Source
3 43 (16.17%) OO
4 41 (15.41%) MVC
4 41 (15.41%) OOD
5 40 (15.04%) Continuous Delivery
5 40 (15.04%) Pair Programming
6 33 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (11.28%) Waterfall
8 26 (9.77%) ITIL
8 26 (9.77%) UML
9 24 (9.02%) DevOps
9 24 (9.02%) Process Management
10 18 (6.77%) High Availability
11 17 (6.39%) Migration
12 15 (5.64%) Identity Management
13 13 (4.89%) Service Delivery
14 12 (4.51%) Test Management
14 12 (4.51%) Use Case
14 12 (4.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (45.86%) Java
2 121 (45.49%) SQL
3 81 (30.45%) JavaScript
4 57 (21.43%) Ruby
5 53 (19.92%) Shell Script
6 44 (16.54%) PL/SQL
7 40 (15.04%) Python
8 23 (8.65%) Jython
8 23 (8.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 18 (6.77%) Perl
10 11 (4.14%) C
11 5 (1.88%) C++
11 5 (1.88%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.50%) AWK
12 4 (1.50%) Korn
13 3 (1.13%) sed
14 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.75%) PHP
15 1 (0.38%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 58 (21.80%) Security Cleared
2 57 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.77%) Degree
4 8 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.26%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.88%) CISSP
7 4 (1.50%) CCNA
8 3 (1.13%) CEH
8 3 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.75%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.75%) MCITP
9 2 (0.75%) MCP
9 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.38%) HND
10 1 (0.38%) NCDA
10 1 (0.38%) NCIE
10 1 (0.38%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.52%) SLA
2 4 (1.50%) COBIT
3 3 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.13%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 15 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (2.63%) NFS
5 7 (2.63%) RHEV
6 6 (2.26%) GlusterFS
6 6 (2.26%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.50%) NDS
7 4 (1.50%) Novell eDirectory
7 4 (1.50%) vSphere
8 3 (1.13%) Docker
8 3 (1.13%) Veritas File System
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.75%) Xen
9 2 (0.75%) XenApp
9 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.38%) Firmware
10 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (9.77%) Puppet
2 24 (9.02%) Ansible
3 17 (6.39%) NetBackup
4 15 (5.64%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (4.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 11 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (3.76%) Oracle ZFS
8 7 (2.63%) yum
9 6 (2.26%) Red Hat Satellite
10 5 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.75%) CiscoWorks
11 2 (0.75%) Control-M
11 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.38%) Foglight
12 1 (0.38%) OPNET
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.38%) RSA Security Analytics
12 1 (0.38%) SCCM
12 1 (0.38%) SCOM
12 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 113 (42.48%) Oracle
2 66 (24.81%) Red Hat
3 27 (10.15%) Veritas
4 25 (9.40%) Brocade
4 25 (9.40%) Microsoft
5 24 (9.02%) Sun
6 23 (8.65%) VMware
7 22 (8.27%) HP
8 21 (7.89%) EMC
9 10 (3.76%) Cisco
9 10 (3.76%) StorageTek
10 9 (3.38%) IBM
11 7 (2.63%) Citrix
12 6 (2.26%) NetApp
12 6 (2.26%) SAP
12 6 (2.26%) Symantec
13 5 (1.88%) Huawei
13 5 (1.88%) Nokia
14 4 (1.50%) Juniper
14 4 (1.50%) Novell
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