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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 27 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing UNIX 98 74 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.40% 5.47% 6.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.13% 20.16% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 51 50
Average daily rate
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£398 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.90% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £180 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
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
390 367 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.47% 27.12% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 226 176
Average daily rate £380 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 48 47
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £29.50 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Leatherhead +6 17 £450 - 2
Guildford 0 16 £320 +14.28% 4
Staines -2 15 £475 +11.76%
Camberley +3 11 £450 +41.17% 4
Woking -3 4 £280 -41.05% 6
Weybridge -4 1 £500 +37.93% 1
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Esher - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 2
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 106 (61.63%) Linux
2 73 (42.44%) Oracle
3 60 (34.88%) SQL
4 44 (25.58%) Java
5 40 (23.26%) Windows
6 36 (20.93%) Perl
7 35 (20.35%) MySQL
8 34 (19.77%) Solaris
9 32 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 29 (16.86%) C++
11 28 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (16.28%) Security Cleared
12 27 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (15.12%) ETL
13 26 (15.12%) SC Cleared
14 25 (14.53%) Telecoms
15 24 (13.95%) XML
16 23 (13.37%) Business Objects
17 22 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
18 21 (12.21%) Performance Tuning
19 20 (11.63%) Oracle Database
19 20 (11.63%) Shell Script
20 18 (10.47%) VMware
20 18 (10.47%) C
21 17 (9.88%) JavaScript
21 17 (9.88%) SOA
21 17 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
22 16 (9.30%) Finance
22 16 (9.30%) Validation
22 16 (9.30%) MS Excel

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (7.56%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.98%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.98%) GlassFish
2 12 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (4.07%) Apache
4 5 (2.91%) JBoss
4 5 (2.91%) Mule
4 5 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.74%) Documentum
6 2 (1.16%) SAS
6 2 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.16%) Node.js
7 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.58%) IIS
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.58%) Confluence
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.72%) MS Visio
3 14 (8.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.72%) Radio Access Network
2 13 (7.56%) Firewall
2 13 (7.56%) FTP
2 13 (7.56%) DNS
3 12 (6.98%) LDAP
4 10 (5.81%) 2G
4 10 (5.81%) 3G
5 9 (5.23%) VPN
5 9 (5.23%) SSL
6 8 (4.65%) SAN
7 7 (4.07%) SNMP
7 7 (4.07%) Telnet
7 7 (4.07%) LTE
8 6 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (3.49%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.49%) LAN
8 6 (3.49%) WAN
8 6 (3.49%) SMTP
8 6 (3.49%) DHCP
9 5 (2.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.35%) MySQL
2 28 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (15.70%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (11.63%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.74%) DB2
8 3 (1.74%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.58%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Subversion
2 9 (5.23%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.49%) Maven
4 5 (2.91%) NetBeans
4 5 (2.91%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.33%) Selenium
5 4 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (1.74%) JUnit
7 2 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.16%) JMeter
7 2 (1.16%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.58%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.58%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.58%) CasperJS
8 1 (0.58%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.58%) ProC
General
1 25 (14.53%) Telecoms
2 16 (9.30%) Finance
3 4 (2.33%) Banking
4 3 (1.74%) Automotive
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (27.91%) Developer
2 20 (11.63%) Analyst
3 17 (9.88%) Database Developer
4 14 (8.14%) UNIX Engineer
4 14 (8.14%) Administrator
5 12 (6.98%) Applications Support
5 12 (6.98%) Architect
6 11 (6.40%) Support Analyst
6 11 (6.40%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (5.81%) Environment Manager
8 8 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.49%) Tester
9 6 (3.49%) Middleware Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) Test Analyst
10 5 (2.91%) Security Engineer
11 4 (2.33%) UNIX Support
11 4 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (2.33%) Security Architect
11 4 (2.33%) Technical Support
11 4 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.95%) XML
2 13 (7.56%) HTML
2 13 (7.56%) CSS
3 10 (5.81%) Web Services
4 9 (5.23%) Middleware
5 8 (4.65%) jQuery
5 8 (4.65%) REST
6 6 (3.49%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (3.49%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (3.49%) XHTML
6 6 (3.49%) XSD
6 6 (3.49%) SOAP
7 5 (2.91%) STL
7 5 (2.91%) .NET
7 5 (2.91%) J2EE
7 5 (2.91%) Swing
7 5 (2.91%) Java SE
7 5 (2.91%) JNI
7 5 (2.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (2.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.98%) Smart Meter
2 7 (4.07%) Open Source
2 7 (4.07%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (3.49%) Clustering
4 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.91%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.33%) iSeries
5 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.33%) Life Science
5 4 (2.33%) HACMP
6 3 (1.74%) Contract for Difference
6 3 (1.74%) PMI
7 2 (1.16%) EFT
8 1 (0.58%) Wiki
8 1 (0.58%) Physics
8 1 (0.58%) DTV
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 106 (61.63%) Linux
2 40 (23.26%) Windows
3 34 (19.77%) Solaris
4 11 (6.40%) AIX
5 8 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) CentOS
9 1 (0.58%) HPUX
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.12%) ETL
2 22 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
3 21 (12.21%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (9.88%) SOA
5 16 (9.30%) Validation
6 15 (8.72%) OO
7 14 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.40%) Software Engineering
9 9 (5.23%) Configuration Management
9 9 (5.23%) Project Management
10 8 (4.65%) Scrum
11 7 (4.07%) ITIL
11 7 (4.07%) Unit Testing
11 7 (4.07%) Multithreading
11 7 (4.07%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.07%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (3.49%) Release Management
12 6 (3.49%) OWASP
12 6 (3.49%) Data Modelling
12 6 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 60 (34.88%) SQL
2 44 (25.58%) Java
3 36 (20.93%) Perl
4 29 (16.86%) C++
5 20 (11.63%) Shell Script
6 18 (10.47%) C
7 17 (9.88%) JavaScript
8 15 (8.72%) Python
9 10 (5.81%) PHP
9 10 (5.81%) Ruby
10 8 (4.65%) PL/SQL
11 7 (4.07%) C#
12 6 (3.49%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.74%) Korn
15 2 (1.16%) Groovy
15 2 (1.16%) VB6
15 2 (1.16%) VB
16 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 28 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.12%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.49%) Degree
4 3 (1.74%) CISSP
4 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.74%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.16%) PMP
5 2 (1.16%) CCNA
5 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) OSCP
6 1 (0.58%) CCNP
6 1 (0.58%) CISM
6 1 (0.58%) CCSA
6 1 (0.58%) CEH
6 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.58%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.58%) RHCE
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.91%) WAI
2 2 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.07%) NFS
2 7 (4.07%) Sendmail
3 5 (2.91%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (1.74%) Docker
5 3 (1.74%) LXC
5 3 (1.74%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.58%) Nmap
7 1 (0.58%) Xen
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.58%) Postfix
7 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.58%) Samba
7 1 (0.58%) vSphere
7 1 (0.58%) vCloud
7 1 (0.58%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (5.23%) Puppet
2 7 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.49%) MIMEsweeper
3 6 (3.49%) MAILsweeper
3 6 (3.49%) Ansible
4 5 (2.91%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.74%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.74%) Control-M
5 3 (1.74%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.74%) SCSM
5 3 (1.74%) SCOM
5 3 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.16%) nmon
6 2 (1.16%) CA SiteMinder
6 2 (1.16%) OpenView
7 1 (0.58%) Legato
7 1 (0.58%) Nessus
7 1 (0.58%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.58%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (42.44%) Oracle
2 32 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.37%) Business Objects
4 18 (10.47%) VMware
5 13 (7.56%) IBM
6 12 (6.98%) Greenplum
7 10 (5.81%) Cisco
7 10 (5.81%) Ericsson
8 8 (4.65%) Nortel
8 8 (4.65%) Juniper
8 8 (4.65%) Sun
8 8 (4.65%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 8 (4.65%) Huawei
8 8 (4.65%) NetApp
8 8 (4.65%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.07%) Veritas
9 7 (4.07%) EMC
10 6 (3.49%) HP
10 6 (3.49%) McAfee
10 6 (3.49%) Websense
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