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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 21 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing UNIX 95 93 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.06% 7.05% 7.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.76% 25.34% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 63 39
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£350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £180 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -44.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -14.70%
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
355 367 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.37% 27.80% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 215 128
Average daily rate £335 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 49 65
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £35.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Guildford - 16 £340 - 1
Woking +8 8 £475 +163.88% 4
Camberley +2 6 £375 -18.91% 1
Leatherhead 0 6 £450 - 3
Staines -10 6 £305 -23.75% 1
Epsom -5 3 £450 +16.12%
Reigate +4 1 £275 -24.13% 1
Godalming - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 4
Egham - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 96 (56.80%) Linux
2 78 (46.15%) Oracle
3 58 (34.32%) Windows
4 55 (32.54%) SQL
5 45 (26.63%) Java
6 39 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 34 (20.12%) Solaris
8 33 (19.53%) Finance
9 32 (18.93%) MySQL
10 26 (15.38%) XML
11 24 (14.20%) C++
11 24 (14.20%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (13.61%) Oracle Database
13 22 (13.02%) Perl
14 21 (12.43%) Telecoms
15 20 (11.83%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (11.24%) SOA
17 18 (10.65%) HTML
17 18 (10.65%) CSS
17 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
17 18 (10.65%) ETL
18 17 (10.06%) VMware
18 17 (10.06%) Validation
18 17 (10.06%) Business Objects
18 17 (10.06%) Web Services
18 17 (10.06%) ITIL
18 17 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
19 16 (9.47%) Oracle Database 11g
19 16 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
19 16 (9.47%) Tomcat

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 16 (9.47%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 12 (7.10%) GlassFish
3 12 (7.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (4.14%) Confluence
4 7 (4.14%) Apache
5 5 (2.96%) Mule
5 5 (2.96%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.78%) Documentum
8 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.18%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.18%) Node.js
9 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.59%) IIS
9 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.33%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.18%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.59%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.10%) SAN
1 12 (7.10%) Firewall
2 9 (5.33%) FTP
2 9 (5.33%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (4.14%) 3G
3 7 (4.14%) 2G
4 5 (2.96%) SNMP
4 5 (2.96%) LDAP
4 5 (2.96%) LAN
4 5 (2.96%) WAN
4 5 (2.96%) Telnet
4 5 (2.96%) LTE
5 4 (2.37%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.37%) Network Security
5 4 (2.37%) DHCP
5 4 (2.37%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.37%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.78%) DNS
6 3 (1.78%) InfiniBand
6 3 (1.78%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.93%) MySQL
2 24 (14.20%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (13.61%) Oracle Database
4 20 (11.83%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
6 16 (9.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (8.28%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (4.73%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (2.37%) DataStage
9 4 (2.37%) Spotfire
10 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.78%) DB2
10 3 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.18%) MS Access
11 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 14 (8.28%) Subversion
2 12 (7.10%) Toad
3 9 (5.33%) JUnit
4 7 (4.14%) JIRA
4 7 (4.14%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (2.96%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.37%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.78%) Maven
8 2 (1.18%) Introscope
8 2 (1.18%) JMeter
8 2 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.18%) Hudson
8 2 (1.18%) Selenium
8 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.59%) WebLOAD
9 1 (0.59%) Fiddler
General
1 33 (19.53%) Finance
2 21 (12.43%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.33%) Aerospace
3 9 (5.33%) Retail
4 4 (2.37%) Japanese Language
4 4 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.37%) Automotive
5 3 (1.78%) Banking
6 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (33.14%) Developer
2 19 (11.24%) Administrator
3 18 (10.65%) Analyst
4 14 (8.28%) UNIX Engineer
5 13 (7.69%) Architect
6 11 (6.51%) Database Developer
7 9 (5.33%) C++ Developer
7 9 (5.33%) DBA
8 8 (4.73%) Consultant
8 8 (4.73%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.14%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Python Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Python/Django Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Hybris Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Middleware Engineer
10 6 (3.55%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.55%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.55%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.38%) XML
2 18 (10.65%) HTML
2 18 (10.65%) CSS
3 17 (10.06%) Web Services
4 14 (8.28%) jQuery
5 12 (7.10%) XSD
6 11 (6.51%) Middleware
7 8 (4.73%) HTML5
8 7 (4.14%) REST
8 7 (4.14%) Spring MVC
8 7 (4.14%) Django
8 7 (4.14%) Spring
8 7 (4.14%) Ajax
8 7 (4.14%) JSP
9 6 (3.55%) J2EE
10 5 (2.96%) SOAP
11 4 (2.37%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (2.37%) Swing
11 4 (2.37%) COM
11 4 (2.37%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.14%) Smart Meter
4 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.96%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.96%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.96%) Clustering
5 4 (2.37%) Open Source
6 3 (1.78%) Contract for Difference
7 2 (1.18%) Life Science
7 2 (1.18%) PKI
7 2 (1.18%) Firmware
7 2 (1.18%) HACMP
8 1 (0.59%) DTV
8 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.59%) IPTV
8 1 (0.59%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.59%) Wiki
8 1 (0.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 96 (56.80%) Linux
2 58 (34.32%) Windows
3 34 (20.12%) Solaris
4 9 (5.33%) Windows 2000
4 9 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.73%) AIX
6 6 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.78%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.59%) SUSE
10 1 (0.59%) HPUX
10 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.24%) SOA
2 18 (10.65%) ETL
3 17 (10.06%) ITIL
3 17 (10.06%) Validation
3 17 (10.06%) Requirements Analysis
4 16 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (8.88%) Project Management
6 14 (8.28%) Unit Testing
7 12 (7.10%) Multithreading
7 12 (7.10%) Data Modelling
7 12 (7.10%) OO
7 12 (7.10%) Scrum
8 10 (5.92%) Information Security
8 10 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.33%) Capacity Management
9 9 (5.33%) CRM
10 7 (4.14%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (32.54%) SQL
2 45 (26.63%) Java
3 24 (14.20%) C++
4 22 (13.02%) Perl
5 16 (9.47%) Python
6 15 (8.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (8.28%) PL/SQL
8 11 (6.51%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.92%) C
10 9 (5.33%) T-SQL
11 8 (4.73%) PHP
12 6 (3.55%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.96%) C#
14 4 (2.37%) Ruby
15 3 (1.78%) Korn
15 3 (1.78%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.18%) Groovy
16 2 (1.18%) VB6
16 2 (1.18%) VB
17 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.10%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.14%) Degree
4 6 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.96%) CCIE
5 5 (2.96%) CCNP
6 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.59%) RHCE
7 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.59%) CCNA
7 1 (0.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) COBIT
2 1 (0.59%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (7.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.96%) NFS
3 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (1.78%) vSphere
4 3 (1.78%) vCloud
4 3 (1.78%) Docker
5 2 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.59%) Samba
6 1 (0.59%) Postfix
6 1 (0.59%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.59%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (3.55%) Puppet
3 5 (2.96%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.37%) SCOM
4 4 (2.37%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.37%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (1.78%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.78%) SCSM
5 3 (1.78%) Ansible
6 2 (1.18%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.18%) nmon
7 1 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.59%) Control-M
7 1 (0.59%) Legato
7 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.59%) WSUS
7 1 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 78 (46.15%) Oracle
2 39 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.06%) Business Objects
3 17 (10.06%) VMware
4 13 (7.69%) IBM
5 11 (6.51%) Cisco
6 9 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (5.33%) Greenplum
7 8 (4.73%) Informatica
8 7 (4.14%) Ericsson
8 7 (4.14%) Veritas
8 7 (4.14%) hybris
9 6 (3.55%) Axway
9 6 (3.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 6 (3.55%) Huawei
9 6 (3.55%) JBoss
9 6 (3.55%) EMC
9 6 (3.55%) Nortel
9 6 (3.55%) Juniper
10 5 (2.96%) SAP
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Rate: £24,000 + 20% Shift Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Direct Advertiser
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey (commutable from London)
Rushworths Associates
Rate: 1 year FTC - competitive package to include bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
Posted: 27 days ago