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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 25 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 87 90 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.36% 6.86% 7.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.97% 24.26% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 68 43
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £180 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -42.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.76%
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
363 371 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.52% 28.30% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 228 127
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 39 59
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.04 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% -25.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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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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 - 18 £325 - 1
Woking +5 8 £475 +163.88% 2
Leatherhead 0 7 £450 -
Camberley 0 6 £375 -14.28% 1
Staines -10 5 £305 -28.23% 2
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Redhill - - - - 3
Reigate - - - - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 95 (58.28%) Linux
2 73 (44.79%) Oracle
3 54 (33.13%) SQL
3 54 (33.13%) Windows
4 46 (28.22%) Java
5 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
6 34 (20.86%) Solaris
7 33 (20.25%) MySQL
8 31 (19.02%) Finance
9 28 (17.18%) XML
10 26 (15.95%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (14.72%) Perl
11 24 (14.72%) C++
12 22 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (12.27%) Telecoms
13 20 (12.27%) ETL
14 19 (11.66%) Business Objects
14 19 (11.66%) Validation
15 18 (11.04%) SOA
15 18 (11.04%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (11.04%) Oracle Database
16 17 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (10.43%) CSS
16 17 (10.43%) HTML
16 17 (10.43%) VMware
17 16 (9.82%) Web Services
17 16 (9.82%) SQL Server
17 16 (9.82%) Python
17 16 (9.82%) Tomcat
18 15 (9.20%) MS Excel

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (9.82%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.36%) WebLogic
2 12 (7.36%) GlassFish
2 12 (7.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (4.29%) Confluence
4 6 (3.68%) Apache
5 5 (3.07%) Mule
5 5 (3.07%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.84%) Documentum
7 2 (1.23%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.23%) Node.js
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.61%) SAS
8 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.75%) MS Visio
3 10 (6.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.36%) SAN
2 11 (6.75%) Radio Access Network
2 11 (6.75%) Firewall
3 9 (5.52%) FTP
4 8 (4.91%) 2G
4 8 (4.91%) 3G
5 6 (3.68%) Telnet
5 6 (3.68%) SNMP
5 6 (3.68%) LTE
6 5 (3.07%) DHCP
6 5 (3.07%) LDAP
7 4 (2.45%) BIG-IP
7 4 (2.45%) LAN
7 4 (2.45%) WAN
7 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.45%) DNS
7 4 (2.45%) Network Security
7 4 (2.45%) 4G
7 4 (2.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.84%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.25%) MySQL
2 26 (15.95%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (11.04%) Oracle Database
5 16 (9.82%) SQL Server
6 14 (8.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (7.98%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.91%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.84%) DB2
11 2 (1.23%) MS Access
11 2 (1.23%) DataStage
11 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.23%) Spotfire
11 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 15 (9.20%) Subversion
2 11 (6.75%) Toad
3 9 (5.52%) JUnit
4 8 (4.91%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.29%) JIRA
5 7 (4.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (3.07%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.45%) Maven
7 4 (2.45%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.23%) JMeter
9 2 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.23%) Selenium
9 2 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.23%) Hudson
9 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.61%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.61%) ProC
10 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
General
1 31 (19.02%) Finance
2 20 (12.27%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.91%) Retail
3 8 (4.91%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.45%) Automotive
5 3 (1.84%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.23%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 54 (33.13%) Developer
2 19 (11.66%) Administrator
3 17 (10.43%) Analyst
4 14 (8.59%) UNIX Engineer
5 12 (7.36%) Database Developer
5 12 (7.36%) Architect
6 9 (5.52%) DBA
7 8 (4.91%) C++ Developer
8 7 (4.29%) Hybris Developer
8 7 (4.29%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.29%) Consultant
8 7 (4.29%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.29%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.68%) Python Developer
9 6 (3.68%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (3.68%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (3.68%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Applications Support
9 6 (3.68%) Middleware Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.18%) XML
2 17 (10.43%) CSS
2 17 (10.43%) HTML
3 16 (9.82%) Web Services
4 13 (7.98%) jQuery
5 12 (7.36%) XSD
6 10 (6.13%) Middleware
7 7 (4.29%) HTML5
7 7 (4.29%) REST
7 7 (4.29%) Spring MVC
7 7 (4.29%) JSP
7 7 (4.29%) Spring
7 7 (4.29%) Ajax
8 6 (3.68%) Django
9 5 (3.07%) J2EE
9 5 (3.07%) SOAP
9 5 (3.07%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (2.45%) JNI
10 4 (2.45%) Swing
10 4 (2.45%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.36%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.91%) Smart Meter
3 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.07%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.07%) Clustering
5 4 (2.45%) Open Source
5 4 (2.45%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.84%) Contract for Difference
6 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) PKI
7 2 (1.23%) HACMP
7 2 (1.23%) Life Science
8 1 (0.61%) Wiki
8 1 (0.61%) Physics
8 1 (0.61%) PMI
8 1 (0.61%) DTV
8 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.61%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 95 (58.28%) Linux
2 54 (33.13%) Windows
3 34 (20.86%) Solaris
4 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.52%) Windows 2000
5 8 (4.91%) AIX
5 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.61%) HPUX
10 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.27%) ETL
2 19 (11.66%) Validation
3 18 (11.04%) SOA
3 18 (11.04%) Requirements Analysis
4 17 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (9.20%) Project Management
5 15 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.98%) ITIL
7 12 (7.36%) OO
7 12 (7.36%) Data Modelling
7 12 (7.36%) Scrum
7 12 (7.36%) Unit Testing
8 11 (6.75%) Multithreading
9 9 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (5.52%) Capacity Management
9 9 (5.52%) Information Security
9 9 (5.52%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.91%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.29%) Data Validation
11 7 (4.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.13%) SQL
2 46 (28.22%) Java
3 24 (14.72%) Perl
3 24 (14.72%) C++
4 16 (9.82%) Python
5 14 (8.59%) JavaScript
6 12 (7.36%) PL/SQL
7 10 (6.13%) C
8 9 (5.52%) Shell Script
9 8 (4.91%) PHP
10 7 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.68%) C#
11 6 (3.68%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.45%) Ruby
13 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.84%) Korn
14 2 (1.23%) VB6
14 2 (1.23%) VB
14 2 (1.23%) Groovy
15 1 (0.61%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 12 (7.36%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) Degree
4 5 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.45%) CCIE
5 4 (2.45%) CCNP
6 1 (0.61%) CCNA
6 1 (0.61%) RHCE
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.61%) CISSP
6 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.61%) COBIT
1 1 (0.61%) QA
1 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (7.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.07%) NFS
3 4 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.84%) Docker
4 3 (1.84%) vSphere
4 3 (1.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (1.84%) vCloud
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.23%) Firmware
5 2 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.61%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.61%) Postfix
6 1 (0.61%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.61%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (4.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (3.68%) Puppet
3 5 (3.07%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.45%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.45%) SCOM
4 4 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (2.45%) Ansible
5 3 (1.84%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.84%) SCSM
6 2 (1.23%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.23%) nmon
7 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.61%) SCCM
7 1 (0.61%) WSUS
7 1 (0.61%) Legato
7 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.61%) Control-M
Vendors
1 73 (44.79%) Oracle
2 39 (23.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (11.66%) Business Objects
4 17 (10.43%) VMware
5 10 (6.13%) Cisco
5 10 (6.13%) IBM
5 10 (6.13%) Greenplum
6 8 (4.91%) Ericsson
6 8 (4.91%) Informatica
7 7 (4.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 7 (4.29%) hybris
7 7 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (4.29%) Veritas
7 7 (4.29%) Nortel
7 7 (4.29%) Huawei
8 6 (3.68%) EMC
8 6 (3.68%) Juniper
9 5 (3.07%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.07%) Symantec
9 5 (3.07%) SAP
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