The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 29 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Contract jobs citing Unix 55 134 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.24% 9.85% 5.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.33% 30.66% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 109 55
Median daily rate £408 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £352 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £34.75 £31.15
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +11.55%
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
300 437 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.60% 32.11% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 290 182
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £512 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 30 46
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -4 13 £381 -21.79% 2
Epsom +5 9 - -
Egham +3 6 £425 - 2
Leatherhead -1 5 £425 -5.55% 2
Guildford -2 4 £375 +2.73% 1
Redhill +2 1 - -
Woking -12 1 £380 - 8
Tadworth - 1 - -
Unix
South East

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Unix.

1 78 (78.79%) Linux
2 38 (38.38%) Oracle
3 34 (34.34%) SQL
4 32 (32.32%) Windows
5 29 (29.29%) Java
6 26 (26.26%) Solaris
7 24 (24.24%) SAN
7 24 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (23.23%) NAS
9 22 (22.22%) Open Source
9 22 (22.22%) High Availability
10 21 (21.21%) Red Hat
11 19 (19.19%) Ansible
12 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (18.18%) Ruby
13 17 (17.17%) VMware
13 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
13 17 (17.17%) NoSQL
13 17 (17.17%) Puppet
14 16 (16.16%) Service Delivery
14 16 (16.16%) Veritas
14 16 (16.16%) Finance
15 15 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
15 15 (15.15%) NetApp
15 15 (15.15%) Cisco
15 15 (15.15%) WAN
15 15 (15.15%) Python
15 15 (15.15%) LAN
15 15 (15.15%) Enterprise Storage

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.12%) Apache
1 12 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 8 (8.08%) Apache Solr
3 8 (8.08%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.05%) JBoss
4 5 (5.05%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.03%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.02%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
2 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 24 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (13.13%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.03%) IaaS
4 3 (3.03%) PaaS
5 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.24%) SAN
2 23 (23.23%) NAS
3 15 (15.15%) LAN
3 15 (15.15%) WAN
4 11 (11.11%) Kerberos
5 9 (9.09%) DNS
5 9 (9.09%) LDAP
5 9 (9.09%) SSH
6 8 (8.08%) FTP
7 7 (7.07%) Firewall
8 6 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (6.06%) VPN
9 5 (5.05%) SSL
10 4 (4.04%) DHCP
11 3 (3.03%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.03%) PABX
11 3 (3.03%) VoIP
12 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (2.02%) LTE
12 2 (2.02%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) NoSQL
2 12 (12.12%) Big Data
2 12 (12.12%) MySQL
3 11 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 11 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 11 (11.11%) Sqoop
4 9 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (9.09%) HBase
4 9 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.08%) Apache Zeppelin
6 3 (3.03%) Mahout
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.01%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.07%) Subversion
3 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.03%) Ant
4 3 (3.03%) JIRA
4 3 (3.03%) Maven
5 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.01%) Hudson
6 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.01%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (16.16%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Legal
3 3 (3.03%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Local Government
4 2 (2.02%) Billing
4 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (35.35%) Administrator
2 16 (16.16%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (14.14%) Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (11.11%) Storage Administrator
5 11 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
5 11 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Data Administrator
6 10 (10.10%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Node.js Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (7.07%) Solaris Administrator
8 7 (7.07%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.06%) Architect
9 6 (6.06%) DevOps Administrator
9 6 (6.06%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) XML
2 9 (9.09%) Middleware
2 9 (9.09%) REST
3 8 (8.08%) Apache Tez
3 8 (8.08%) Express
3 8 (8.08%) JSON
3 8 (8.08%) Kafka
3 8 (8.08%) Node.js
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (3.03%) boto
4 3 (3.03%) J2EE
5 2 (2.02%) EJB
5 2 (2.02%) JSP
5 2 (2.02%) Servlets
5 2 (2.02%) SOAP
5 2 (2.02%) Spring
5 2 (2.02%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.02%) Struts
5 2 (2.02%) Web Services
5 2 (2.02%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) Enterprise Storage
2 13 (13.13%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.09%) Grid Computing
4 8 (8.08%) User Experience
5 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.03%) Clustering
6 3 (3.03%) Replication
7 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.01%) DataPower
8 1 (1.01%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 78 (78.79%) Linux
2 32 (32.32%) Windows
3 26 (26.26%) Solaris
4 15 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.06%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.03%) AIX
7 3 (3.03%) HPUX
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.01%) Fedora
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.01%) SUSE
9 1 (1.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) High Availability
1 22 (22.22%) Open Source
2 17 (17.17%) Configuration Management
3 16 (16.16%) Service Delivery
4 15 (15.15%) DevOps
5 14 (14.14%) ITIL
6 13 (13.13%) Migration
7 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.11%) MapReduce
8 11 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (10.10%) MVC
10 9 (9.09%) Benchmarking
10 9 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (9.09%) Use Case
11 8 (8.08%) Analytics
11 8 (8.08%) Change Management
11 8 (8.08%) OO
11 8 (8.08%) OOD
11 8 (8.08%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) SQL
2 29 (29.29%) Java
3 18 (18.18%) Ruby
4 15 (15.15%) Python
5 13 (13.13%) C++
6 11 (11.11%) C
6 11 (11.11%) Perl
7 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
8 9 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.04%) C#
10 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.02%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.02%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (2.02%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (2.02%) Bourne shell
11 2 (2.02%) PHP
11 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.03%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.02%) CCNA
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.02%) MCP
6 1 (1.01%) Degree
6 1 (1.01%) MCSE
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 12 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (11.11%) HDFS
3 11 (11.11%) Veritas File System
4 9 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
5 8 (8.08%) Apache Flume
6 6 (6.06%) NFS
7 3 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.02%) NDS
8 2 (2.02%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 2 (2.02%) Sendmail
8 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.01%) Docker
9 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (1.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.01%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (19.19%) Ansible
2 17 (17.17%) Puppet
3 11 (11.11%) Ambari
3 11 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
3 11 (11.11%) Oozie
4 9 (9.09%) NetBackup
5 8 (8.08%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (6.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 5 (5.05%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (5.05%) Nagios
8 3 (3.03%) EMC Navisphere
9 2 (2.02%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (2.02%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (1.01%) NetApp OnCommand
10 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (1.01%) Salt
10 1 (1.01%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (38.38%) Oracle
2 21 (21.21%) Red Hat
3 17 (17.17%) VMware
4 16 (16.16%) Veritas
5 15 (15.15%) Cisco
5 15 (15.15%) NetApp
6 14 (14.14%) Sun
7 12 (12.12%) Brocade
8 9 (9.09%) Teradata
9 8 (8.08%) Hortonworks
9 8 (8.08%) Symantec
10 7 (7.07%) HP
10 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
11 3 (3.03%) Citrix
11 3 (3.03%) EMC
11 3 (3.03%) Nimble Storage
12 2 (2.02%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.02%) Intel Security
12 2 (2.02%) Nokia Networks
12 2 (2.02%) Samsung
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