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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 23 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing UNIX 86 79 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.66% 5.93% 4.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.96% 22.01% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 31 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £574 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £51.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +158.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +18.64%
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
359 359 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.81% 26.95% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 182 159
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £141 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 67
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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 -4 21 £413 +17.85% 3
Egham - 13 £400 - 3
Staines -5 8 £495 +32.00% 1
Epsom -3 6 - - 1
Camberley - 4 £400 -
Woking +21 3 £350 -42.62% 5
Chertsey +2 3 £493 -14.34% 1
Weybridge - 3 £463 - 1
Guildford -3 1 - - 10
Farnham - 1 £325 - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 78 (50.32%) Linux
2 68 (43.87%) SQL
3 60 (38.71%) Oracle
4 56 (36.13%) Security Cleared
5 52 (33.55%) Shell Script
6 51 (32.90%) SC Cleared
7 37 (23.87%) Oracle Database
8 36 (23.23%) Perl
9 35 (22.58%) Solaris
10 31 (20.00%) XML
11 29 (18.71%) Windows
12 28 (18.06%) XML Messaging
13 25 (16.13%) Red Hat
14 23 (14.84%) Microsoft
14 23 (14.84%) PL/SQL
15 22 (14.19%) Java
15 22 (14.19%) HP
16 21 (13.55%) Ruby
16 21 (13.55%) Apache
16 21 (13.55%) Use Case
16 21 (13.55%) Test Management
17 20 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
17 20 (12.90%) LDAP
17 20 (12.90%) SOAP
17 20 (12.90%) SAN
18 19 (12.26%) Finance
18 19 (12.26%) Firewall
18 19 (12.26%) Telecoms
18 19 (12.26%) VMware

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 21 (13.55%) Apache
2 12 (7.74%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.10%) JBoss
4 10 (6.45%) Node.js
5 9 (5.81%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.94%) IIS
6 3 (1.94%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.94%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.29%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.23%) PaaS
2 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.23%) IaaS
2 5 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.90%) LDAP
1 20 (12.90%) SAN
2 19 (12.26%) Firewall
3 17 (10.97%) TCP/IP
3 17 (10.97%) DNS
3 17 (10.97%) LAN
4 16 (10.32%) WAN
4 16 (10.32%) VPN
5 13 (8.39%) SSH
5 13 (8.39%) NAS
6 11 (7.10%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (7.10%) SSL
6 11 (7.10%) SMTP
7 7 (4.52%) FTP
8 5 (3.23%) DHCP
8 5 (3.23%) VLAN
9 4 (2.58%) Network Security
9 4 (2.58%) MPLS
10 3 (1.94%) Internet
10 3 (1.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.87%) Oracle Database
2 16 (10.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (5.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.16%) MySQL
5 6 (3.87%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.58%) DB2
8 2 (1.29%) Informix
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.29%) VoltDB
9 1 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (12.26%) SoapUI
2 15 (9.68%) Selenium
3 14 (9.03%) RSpec
4 11 (7.10%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.45%) LoadRunner
6 7 (4.52%) Toad
7 6 (3.87%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.87%) RubyGems
8 4 (2.58%) JMeter
8 4 (2.58%) JIRA
9 3 (1.94%) WATIR
9 3 (1.94%) Subversion
9 3 (1.94%) Maven
9 3 (1.94%) Ant
9 3 (1.94%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.29%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.29%) Hudson
10 2 (1.29%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.65%) ProC
General
1 19 (12.26%) Telecoms
1 19 (12.26%) Finance
2 9 (5.81%) Billing
3 5 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (1.29%) Retail
4 2 (1.29%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.29%) Publishing
4 2 (1.29%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (26.45%) Analyst
2 24 (15.48%) Architect
2 24 (15.48%) Test Analyst
3 22 (14.19%) Developer
4 16 (10.32%) Administrator
5 11 (7.10%) Security Engineer
6 10 (6.45%) DBA
6 10 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 8 (5.16%) Consultant
8 7 (4.52%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.52%) Lead Developer
8 7 (4.52%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (4.52%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (4.52%) Web Analyst
8 7 (4.52%) Web Support Analyst
8 7 (4.52%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (3.87%) Test Architect
9 6 (3.87%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.87%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.00%) XML
2 28 (18.06%) XML Messaging
3 20 (12.90%) SOAP
4 15 (9.68%) Middleware
5 9 (5.81%) Web Services
6 8 (5.16%) Backbone.js
6 8 (5.16%) J2EE
7 7 (4.52%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.87%) HTML
9 5 (3.23%) EJB
9 5 (3.23%) boto
10 4 (2.58%) React
10 4 (2.58%) Underscore.js
10 4 (2.58%) CSS
10 4 (2.58%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.94%) .NET
11 3 (1.94%) REST
11 3 (1.94%) jQuery
12 2 (1.29%) HTML5
12 2 (1.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.39%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.10%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.10%) Client/Server
3 9 (5.81%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.58%) PKI
4 4 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.94%) DataPower
5 3 (1.94%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.29%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.29%) GIS
6 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.29%) AS400
6 2 (1.29%) Replication
7 1 (0.65%) APACS
7 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.65%) W3C
7 1 (0.65%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 78 (50.32%) Linux
2 35 (22.58%) Solaris
3 29 (18.71%) Windows
4 20 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.52%) AIX
6 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.94%) Android
9 2 (1.29%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.29%) VMS
9 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.65%) CentOS
10 1 (0.65%) Fedora
10 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.55%) Use Case
1 21 (13.55%) Test Management
2 16 (10.32%) Capacity Management
2 16 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (9.03%) Scrum
3 14 (9.03%) Performance Testing
4 13 (8.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (8.39%) TDD
5 12 (7.74%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (7.10%) Test Planning
6 11 (7.10%) Validation
6 11 (7.10%) Security Testing
7 9 (5.81%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (5.81%) ITSM
7 9 (5.81%) ITIL
8 8 (5.16%) Test Scripting
8 8 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.52%) Software Deployment
9 7 (4.52%) Test Automation
9 7 (4.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 68 (43.87%) SQL
2 52 (33.55%) Shell Script
3 36 (23.23%) Perl
4 23 (14.84%) PL/SQL
5 22 (14.19%) Java
6 21 (13.55%) Ruby
7 18 (11.61%) Python
7 18 (11.61%) C
8 15 (9.68%) JavaScript
9 14 (9.03%) C++
10 7 (4.52%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.23%) PHP
12 4 (2.58%) C#
13 3 (1.94%) Korn
14 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.65%) Scala
15 1 (0.65%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.65%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 56 (36.13%) Security Cleared
2 51 (32.90%) SC Cleared
3 18 (11.61%) ISTQB
4 12 (7.74%) Degree
5 10 (6.45%) ISEB
6 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.94%) MCITP
8 2 (1.29%) CISSP
8 2 (1.29%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.65%) MCP
9 1 (0.65%) MCSE
9 1 (0.65%) MCSA
9 1 (0.65%) CCNP
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) QA
2 4 (2.58%) GxP
3 3 (1.94%) COBIT
4 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 14443
System Software
1 14 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.10%) Sendmail
3 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (4.52%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.58%) Veritas File System
6 3 (1.94%) vSphere
6 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.29%) XenApp
7 2 (1.29%) XenServer
7 2 (1.29%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.65%) Firmware
8 1 (0.65%) Samba
8 1 (0.65%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (7.10%) MIMEsweeper
2 11 (7.10%) MAILsweeper
2 11 (7.10%) NetBackup
3 9 (5.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (4.52%) Puppet
5 5 (3.23%) SCOM
6 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.58%) Ansible
7 3 (1.94%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (1.94%) SCCM
7 3 (1.94%) Data Guard
7 3 (1.94%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.29%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.29%) SCSM
8 2 (1.29%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.65%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (38.71%) Oracle
2 25 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 23 (14.84%) Microsoft
4 22 (14.19%) HP
5 19 (12.26%) VMware
6 16 (10.32%) NetApp
7 15 (9.68%) Sun
8 14 (9.03%) Cisco
9 13 (8.39%) Juniper
10 12 (7.74%) McAfee
11 11 (7.10%) Websense
11 11 (7.10%) Blue Coat
12 9 (5.81%) Symantec
13 8 (5.16%) Remedy
13 8 (5.16%) Veritas
14 7 (4.52%) SAP
15 5 (3.23%) Citrix
15 5 (3.23%) Informatica
16 4 (2.58%) Cognos
16 4 (2.58%) IBM
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago