The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Surrey region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 31 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing UNIX 68 65 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.37% 5.24% 4.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.38% 18.57% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 25
Average daily rate
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£350 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £300 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
318 350 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.12% 28.20% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 186 141
Average daily rate £320 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 72
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.89 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
UNIX
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Staines -6 14 £375 +57.89%
Guildford +11 8 £568 +89.16% 2
Redhill - 4 £425 - 3
Epsom -7 3 £450 +16.12%
Woking +3 2 £543 +201.38% 3
Reigate - 2 £443 - 3
Leatherhead -3 1 £350 -22.22% 1
Camberley - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 109 (57.37%) Linux
2 94 (49.47%) Oracle
3 76 (40.00%) Windows
4 71 (37.37%) SQL
5 62 (32.63%) Finance
6 49 (25.79%) Java
7 38 (20.00%) HTML
8 37 (19.47%) CSS
9 35 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 35 (18.42%) ITIL
9 35 (18.42%) jQuery
10 34 (17.89%) Web Services
10 34 (17.89%) Solaris
11 33 (17.37%) Python
11 33 (17.37%) Web Development
11 33 (17.37%) Relational Database
12 31 (16.32%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (15.79%) Microsoft
14 29 (15.26%) HTML5
14 29 (15.26%) Enterprise Software
15 28 (14.74%) Responsive Web Design
15 28 (14.74%) Django
15 28 (14.74%) PL/SQL
15 28 (14.74%) Web Design
16 27 (14.21%) MySQL
17 26 (13.68%) Oracle Database
18 25 (13.16%) XML
19 23 (12.11%) IBM
20 22 (11.58%) C++
21 21 (11.05%) Subversion

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.68%) WebSphere
2 7 (3.68%) Confluence
3 6 (3.16%) Apache
4 5 (2.63%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.11%) CloudStack
5 4 (2.11%) GlassFish
5 4 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.58%) Documentum
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.05%) Node.js
8 1 (0.53%) SAS
8 1 (0.53%) IIS
8 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.16%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.58%) SAP MM
1 3 (1.58%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.53%) Cordys
2 1 (0.53%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.89%) FTP
2 12 (6.32%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (5.26%) SAN
3 10 (5.26%) Firewall
4 9 (4.74%) 2G
4 9 (4.74%) SNMP
4 9 (4.74%) 3G
4 9 (4.74%) Telnet
5 7 (3.68%) Network Security
5 7 (3.68%) 4G
6 6 (3.16%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.63%) LAN
7 5 (2.63%) WAN
7 5 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.11%) NetScaler
8 4 (2.11%) BIG-IP
9 3 (1.58%) LTE
9 3 (1.58%) LDAP
10 2 (1.05%) DNS
10 2 (1.05%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.37%) Relational Database
2 27 (14.21%) MySQL
3 26 (13.68%) Oracle Database
4 19 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.74%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (4.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.63%) DB2
9 5 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.11%) DataStage
10 4 (2.11%) Spotfire
11 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.58%) MS Access
11 3 (1.58%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (11.05%) Subversion
2 16 (8.42%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.89%) Toad
4 9 (4.74%) JUnit
5 8 (4.21%) JIRA
6 7 (3.68%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (3.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (2.63%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.63%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.05%) Introscope
8 2 (1.05%) JMeter
8 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.05%) Hudson
8 2 (1.05%) Selenium
8 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.53%) ProC
9 1 (0.53%) WebLOAD
9 1 (0.53%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.53%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 62 (32.63%) Finance
2 15 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.26%) Retail
3 10 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.11%) Japanese Language
5 3 (1.58%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Billing
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (33.68%) Developer
2 28 (14.74%) Analyst
2 28 (14.74%) Python Developer
3 26 (13.68%) Administrator
4 23 (12.11%) Architect
5 15 (7.89%) Python/Django Developer
6 12 (6.32%) DBA
6 12 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (6.32%) C++ Developer
7 11 (5.79%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.79%) Consultant
8 9 (4.74%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (3.68%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.68%) Support Consultant
10 6 (3.16%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.16%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.16%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.16%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.63%) Data Architect
11 5 (2.63%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.00%) HTML
2 37 (19.47%) CSS
3 35 (18.42%) jQuery
4 34 (17.89%) Web Services
5 29 (15.26%) HTML5
6 28 (14.74%) Django
7 25 (13.16%) XML
8 9 (4.74%) .NET
9 8 (4.21%) JSP
9 8 (4.21%) Spring
9 8 (4.21%) Ajax
10 7 (3.68%) Middleware
10 7 (3.68%) J2EE
10 7 (3.68%) XSD
10 7 (3.68%) Spring MVC
11 5 (2.63%) SOAP
11 5 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 4 (2.11%) COM
13 3 (1.58%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.26%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.32%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.11%) Clustering
5 3 (1.58%) AS400
5 3 (1.58%) Life Science
5 3 (1.58%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.05%) Open Source
6 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.05%) PKI
6 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.05%) Firmware
6 2 (1.05%) HACMP
7 1 (0.53%) DTV
7 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.53%) Physics
7 1 (0.53%) IPTV
7 1 (0.53%) PMI
7 1 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 109 (57.37%) Linux
2 76 (40.00%) Windows
3 34 (17.89%) Solaris
4 11 (5.79%) AIX
5 10 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.74%) Windows 2000
7 7 (3.68%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.53%) VMS
11 1 (0.53%) SUSE
11 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.42%) ITIL
2 33 (17.37%) Web Development
3 31 (16.32%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (14.74%) Responsive Web Design
4 28 (14.74%) Web Design
5 15 (7.89%) Project Management
6 14 (7.37%) ETL
6 14 (7.37%) Validation
6 14 (7.37%) Business Continuity
6 14 (7.37%) Resource Management
6 14 (7.37%) Business Continuity Management
7 13 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (6.84%) Multithreading
8 11 (5.79%) Information Security
9 9 (4.74%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.21%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (3.68%) Integration Testing
11 7 (3.68%) Data Validation
11 7 (3.68%) Capacity Management
11 7 (3.68%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 71 (37.37%) SQL
2 49 (25.79%) Java
3 35 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 33 (17.37%) Python
5 28 (14.74%) PL/SQL
6 22 (11.58%) C++
7 20 (10.53%) Perl
8 14 (7.37%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.74%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.68%) PHP
10 7 (3.68%) C#
11 5 (2.63%) C
12 4 (2.11%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.58%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.58%) Korn
14 2 (1.05%) Groovy
14 2 (1.05%) VB
14 2 (1.05%) VB6
15 1 (0.53%) Ruby
15 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (4.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.63%) CCIE
4 5 (2.63%) CCNP
4 5 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (0.53%) CCNA
5 1 (0.53%) CISSP
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.58%) SLA
3 2 (1.05%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.11%) XenApp
5 4 (2.11%) XenServer
5 4 (2.11%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.05%) vSphere
6 2 (1.05%) vCloud
7 1 (0.53%) NFS
7 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 13 (6.84%) Tivoli
3 7 (3.68%) Puppet
3 7 (3.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.11%) nmon
5 4 (2.11%) SCOM
6 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.53%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.53%) WSUS
6 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (49.47%) Oracle
2 30 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.11%) IBM
4 16 (8.42%) Intel
4 16 (8.42%) VMware
5 13 (6.84%) Symantec
6 12 (6.32%) Cisco
7 11 (5.79%) Greenplum
8 10 (5.26%) Business Objects
8 10 (5.26%) Ericsson
9 9 (4.74%) Huawei
9 9 (4.74%) Nortel
9 9 (4.74%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 7 (3.68%) hybris
10 7 (3.68%) Talend
10 7 (3.68%) Axway
10 7 (3.68%) Veritas
11 6 (3.16%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.16%) Sun
11 6 (3.16%) SAP
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