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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 28 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing UNIX 71 64 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.74% 5.21% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.33% 18.23% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £380 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £450 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Average hourly rate £51.00 £19.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -4.76%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
318 351 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.69% 28.56% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 186 137
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 66 75
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £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 23 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 23 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 +7 7 £568 +89.16% 2
Redhill - 5 £425 - 3
Epsom -7 3 £450 +16.12%
Woking 0 2 £543 +201.38% 4
Leatherhead -2 2 £425 -5.55% 2
Reigate - 2 £443 - 3
Camberley - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - - 1
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 23 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.

1 110 (57.59%) Linux
2 93 (48.69%) Oracle
3 75 (39.27%) Windows
4 74 (38.74%) SQL
5 66 (34.55%) Finance
6 52 (27.23%) Java
7 42 (21.99%) HTML
8 41 (21.47%) CSS
9 39 (20.42%) JavaScript
9 39 (20.42%) jQuery
10 38 (19.90%) Web Services
11 37 (19.37%) Web Development
11 37 (19.37%) Relational Database
12 36 (18.85%) Python
13 35 (18.32%) ITIL
13 35 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (17.28%) HTML5
14 33 (17.28%) Enterprise Software
15 32 (16.75%) Responsive Web Design
15 32 (16.75%) Django
15 32 (16.75%) PL/SQL
15 32 (16.75%) Web Design
16 31 (16.23%) Solaris
17 28 (14.66%) Microsoft
18 26 (13.61%) Oracle Database
19 25 (13.09%) Subversion
19 25 (13.09%) XML
20 23 (12.04%) MySQL
20 23 (12.04%) IBM
21 22 (11.52%) C++

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 14 (7.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.66%) WebSphere
2 7 (3.66%) Confluence
3 5 (2.62%) Apache
4 4 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.09%) CloudStack
5 3 (1.57%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.57%) Documentum
6 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.05%) Node.js
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.52%) IIS
7 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (6.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (1.57%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.85%) FTP
2 10 (5.24%) SAN
2 10 (5.24%) Firewall
3 9 (4.71%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (4.19%) Telnet
4 8 (4.19%) SNMP
5 7 (3.66%) 3G
5 7 (3.66%) 2G
5 7 (3.66%) Network Security
6 6 (3.14%) 4G
6 6 (3.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.62%) LAN
7 5 (2.62%) WAN
7 5 (2.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.09%) NetScaler
8 4 (2.09%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.05%) DNS
9 2 (1.05%) DHCP
9 2 (1.05%) Intranet
9 2 (1.05%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.37%) Relational Database
2 26 (13.61%) Oracle Database
3 23 (12.04%) MySQL
4 19 (9.95%) SQL Server
5 15 (7.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (5.76%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (4.71%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (4.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (2.62%) DB2
10 5 (2.62%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.09%) DataStage
11 4 (2.09%) Spotfire
12 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.57%) MS Access
13 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (13.09%) Subversion
2 20 (10.47%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.38%) Toad
4 9 (4.71%) JUnit
5 8 (4.19%) JIRA
6 7 (3.66%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (3.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (2.62%) SoapUI
7 5 (2.62%) 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 (0.52%) ProC
9 1 (0.52%) WebLOAD
9 1 (0.52%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.52%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 66 (34.55%) Finance
2 13 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.24%) Retail
3 10 (5.24%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.09%) Japanese Language
5 3 (1.57%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Billing
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (34.03%) Developer
2 32 (16.75%) Python Developer
3 29 (15.18%) Analyst
4 26 (13.61%) Administrator
5 23 (12.04%) Architect
6 15 (7.85%) Python/Django Developer
7 12 (6.28%) DBA
7 12 (6.28%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (6.28%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.28%) C++ Developer
8 11 (5.76%) Consultant
9 9 (4.71%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (3.66%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.66%) Support Consultant
11 6 (3.14%) Service Manager
11 6 (3.14%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.14%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.14%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.62%) Data Architect
12 5 (2.62%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.99%) HTML
2 41 (21.47%) CSS
3 39 (20.42%) jQuery
4 38 (19.90%) Web Services
5 33 (17.28%) HTML5
6 32 (16.75%) Django
7 25 (13.09%) XML
8 9 (4.71%) .NET
9 8 (4.19%) JSP
9 8 (4.19%) Spring
9 8 (4.19%) Ajax
10 7 (3.66%) Spring MVC
10 7 (3.66%) J2EE
10 7 (3.66%) XSD
11 6 (3.14%) Middleware
12 5 (2.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 5 (2.62%) SOAP
12 5 (2.62%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (2.09%) COM
14 2 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.28%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.81%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.09%) Clustering
5 3 (1.57%) AS400
5 3 (1.57%) Firmware
5 3 (1.57%) Life Science
5 3 (1.57%) 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%) HACMP
7 1 (0.52%) DTV
7 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.52%) Physics
7 1 (0.52%) IPTV
7 1 (0.52%) PMI
7 1 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 110 (57.59%) Linux
2 75 (39.27%) Windows
3 31 (16.23%) Solaris
4 10 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.24%) AIX
4 10 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (4.71%) Windows 2000
6 7 (3.66%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.52%) VMS
10 1 (0.52%) SUSE
10 1 (0.52%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.37%) Web Development
2 35 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (18.32%) ITIL
3 32 (16.75%) Web Design
3 32 (16.75%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (7.85%) Project Management
5 14 (7.33%) Business Continuity
5 14 (7.33%) Multithreading
5 14 (7.33%) Resource Management
5 14 (7.33%) Business Continuity Management
6 13 (6.81%) Validation
7 12 (6.28%) ETL
7 12 (6.28%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (5.76%) Information Security
9 9 (4.71%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.19%) CRM
11 7 (3.66%) E-Commerce
11 7 (3.66%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.66%) Data Modelling
11 7 (3.66%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.74%) SQL
2 52 (27.23%) Java
3 39 (20.42%) JavaScript
4 36 (18.85%) Python
5 32 (16.75%) PL/SQL
6 22 (11.52%) C++
7 17 (8.90%) Perl
8 15 (7.85%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.71%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.66%) C#
11 6 (3.14%) PHP
12 4 (2.09%) C
12 4 (2.09%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.57%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.57%) Korn
14 2 (1.05%) Groovy
14 2 (1.05%) VB6
14 2 (1.05%) VB
15 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.19%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.62%) CCIE
4 5 (2.62%) CCNP
4 5 (2.62%) Degree
5 1 (0.52%) CCNA
5 1 (0.52%) CISSP
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.57%) SLA
3 2 (1.05%) COBIT
4 1 (0.52%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (3.14%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.62%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.09%) XenApp
5 4 (2.09%) XenServer
5 4 (2.09%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (2.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.05%) vSphere
6 2 (1.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (10.47%) NetBackup
2 13 (6.81%) Tivoli
3 7 (3.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (3.14%) Puppet
5 4 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.09%) nmon
5 4 (2.09%) SCOM
6 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.52%) CA SiteMinder
6 1 (0.52%) WSUS
6 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 93 (48.69%) Oracle
2 28 (14.66%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.04%) IBM
4 16 (8.38%) Intel
5 15 (7.85%) VMware
6 13 (6.81%) Symantec
7 12 (6.28%) Cisco
8 10 (5.24%) Greenplum
9 8 (4.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 8 (4.19%) Business Objects
9 8 (4.19%) Nortel
9 8 (4.19%) Huawei
9 8 (4.19%) Ericsson
10 7 (3.66%) Axway
10 7 (3.66%) SAP
10 7 (3.66%) hybris
10 7 (3.66%) Talend
11 6 (3.14%) Sun
11 6 (3.14%) Veritas
12 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
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