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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 19 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 105 68 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.75% 5.35% 5.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.07% 21.59% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 34 41
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£400 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £560 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
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
374 315 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.60% 24.76% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 164 191
Average daily rate £350 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 64
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £16.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -6.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.59 £24.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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 3 August 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 3 August 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 29 £400 +14.28% 4
Egham - 13 £425 - 2
Epsom +1 7 £351 -22.11%
Staines +1 7 £495 +32.00% 1
Guildford 0 6 £268 -52.86% 10
Weybridge - 5 £425 - 1
Redhill 0 3 £335 -10.66% 4
Chertsey - 3 £493 - 1
Reigate -3 2 - -
Camberley - 2 £400 -
Woking 0 1 - - 7
Farnham - 1 £325 - 1
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 84 (46.15%) SQL
1 84 (46.15%) Linux
2 72 (39.56%) Oracle
3 70 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 67 (36.81%) SC Cleared
5 60 (32.97%) Shell Script
6 51 (28.02%) Perl
7 48 (26.37%) XML
8 39 (21.43%) XML Messaging
9 38 (20.88%) HP
9 38 (20.88%) Oracle Database
10 34 (18.68%) Red Hat
10 34 (18.68%) Windows
11 33 (18.13%) Use Case
12 32 (17.58%) HP Quality Center
12 32 (17.58%) PL/SQL
13 31 (17.03%) Solaris
13 31 (17.03%) Ruby
14 30 (16.48%) Test Management
15 29 (15.93%) SOAP
15 29 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (15.38%) SoapUI
17 26 (14.29%) Java
17 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
17 26 (14.29%) Telecoms
18 25 (13.74%) ISTQB
19 24 (13.19%) Selenium
20 23 (12.64%) Finance
20 23 (12.64%) Python
21 22 (12.09%) RSpec

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 18 (9.89%) Apache
2 16 (8.79%) Node.js
3 6 (3.30%) JBoss
3 6 (3.30%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.75%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.20%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.20%) IIS
6 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.55%) Cordys
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (2.75%) IaaS
3 5 (2.75%) PaaS
4 2 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 19 (10.44%) DNS
2 19 (10.44%) SAN
2 19 (10.44%) LDAP
3 15 (8.24%) LAN
3 15 (8.24%) Firewall
3 15 (8.24%) SSH
4 14 (7.69%) WAN
4 14 (7.69%) VPN
5 13 (7.14%) NAS
6 11 (6.04%) FTP
7 9 (4.95%) SMTP
7 9 (4.95%) SSL
7 9 (4.95%) Radio Access Network
7 9 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (3.30%) DHCP
9 4 (2.20%) Internet
9 4 (2.20%) MPLS
9 4 (2.20%) VLAN
9 4 (2.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.88%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.59%) MySQL
4 10 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.30%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.20%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.20%) DB2
9 2 (1.10%) Informix
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.10%) VoltDB
10 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 24 (13.19%) Selenium
3 22 (12.09%) RSpec
4 18 (9.89%) Jenkins
5 12 (6.59%) LoadRunner
6 10 (5.49%) Git (software)
7 6 (3.30%) Ant
7 6 (3.30%) Subversion
7 6 (3.30%) Maven
7 6 (3.30%) JIRA
8 5 (2.75%) RubyGems
8 5 (2.75%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.20%) Hudson
9 4 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (2.20%) Toad
9 4 (2.20%) JMeter
10 3 (1.65%) WebLOAD
10 3 (1.65%) WATIR
11 2 (1.10%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.10%) Gerrit
General
1 26 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 23 (12.64%) Finance
3 8 (4.40%) Back Office
3 8 (4.40%) Billing
4 6 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.75%) Banking
6 2 (1.10%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Publishing
6 2 (1.10%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (26.92%) Analyst
2 31 (17.03%) Test Analyst
3 29 (15.93%) Developer
4 27 (14.84%) Architect
5 16 (8.79%) Administrator
6 13 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 11 (6.04%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.04%) Security Engineer
8 10 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (5.49%) Test Architect
9 9 (4.95%) Cloud Architect
9 9 (4.95%) DBA
9 9 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.40%) OSS Engineer
11 7 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (3.85%) Consultant
11 7 (3.85%) Test Manager
11 7 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
11 7 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (26.37%) XML
2 39 (21.43%) XML Messaging
3 29 (15.93%) SOAP
4 18 (9.89%) HTML
5 14 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 13 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 11 (6.04%) Middleware
8 10 (5.49%) CSS
9 8 (4.40%) Web Services
10 7 (3.85%) boto
11 4 (2.20%) React
11 4 (2.20%) Underscore.js
11 4 (2.20%) REST
11 4 (2.20%) Regular Expression
11 4 (2.20%) Hibernate
12 3 (1.65%) J2EE
12 3 (1.65%) EJB
12 3 (1.65%) JSF
13 2 (1.10%) Java EE
13 2 (1.10%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.49%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.95%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.20%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.20%) Ontologies
6 4 (2.20%) PKI
7 3 (1.65%) DataPower
7 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.10%) Replication
8 2 (1.10%) W3C
8 2 (1.10%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.10%) GIS
8 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.55%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.55%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 84 (46.15%) Linux
2 34 (18.68%) Windows
3 31 (17.03%) Solaris
4 21 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.30%) AIX
6 5 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.65%) Android
8 3 (1.65%) HPUX
9 2 (1.10%) VMS
9 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.13%) Use Case
2 30 (16.48%) Test Management
3 29 (15.93%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (11.54%) TDD
4 21 (11.54%) Scrum
5 18 (9.89%) Test Planning
6 17 (9.34%) Performance Testing
7 16 (8.79%) Security Testing
7 16 (8.79%) Capacity Management
7 16 (8.79%) Validation
8 13 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 12 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (6.59%) DevOps
10 10 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (5.49%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.95%) Test Automation
11 9 (4.95%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 84 (46.15%) SQL
2 60 (32.97%) Shell Script
3 51 (28.02%) Perl
4 32 (17.58%) PL/SQL
5 31 (17.03%) Ruby
6 26 (14.29%) Java
6 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 23 (12.64%) Python
8 16 (8.79%) C
9 13 (7.14%) C++
10 7 (3.85%) Korn
11 5 (2.75%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.20%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.20%) PHP
13 3 (1.65%) C#
13 3 (1.65%) VB
14 2 (1.10%) VBScript
14 2 (1.10%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.55%) Jython
Qualifications
1 70 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 67 (36.81%) SC Cleared
3 25 (13.74%) ISTQB
4 12 (6.59%) ISEB
5 11 (6.04%) Degree
6 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.10%) HND
7 2 (1.10%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.55%) MCP
8 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) MCSE
8 1 (0.55%) MCSA
8 1 (0.55%) CCNP
8 1 (0.55%) CCNA
8 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.55%) MCITP
8 1 (0.55%) CISSP
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) SLA
2 4 (2.20%) GxP
3 3 (1.65%) QA
4 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 14443
4 2 (1.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 9 (4.95%) Sendmail
4 7 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (2.20%) Veritas File System
5 4 (2.20%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.65%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.65%) vSphere
7 2 (1.10%) XenServer
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.55%) Firmware
8 1 (0.55%) Samba
8 1 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.55%) iptables
8 1 (0.55%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 32 (17.58%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (6.04%) Puppet
3 10 (5.49%) NetBackup
4 9 (4.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (4.95%) MIMEsweeper
4 9 (4.95%) MAILsweeper
5 6 (3.30%) Ansible
6 5 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.75%) SCOM
7 4 (2.20%) OPNET
8 3 (1.65%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.10%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.10%) SCSM
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.10%) SCCM
9 2 (1.10%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.55%) Cacti
10 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 72 (39.56%) Oracle
2 38 (20.88%) HP
3 34 (18.68%) Red Hat
4 18 (9.89%) Microsoft
5 15 (8.24%) Sun
5 15 (8.24%) VMware
6 11 (6.04%) NetApp
6 11 (6.04%) Cisco
7 10 (5.49%) McAfee
8 9 (4.95%) Websense
8 9 (4.95%) Symantec
8 9 (4.95%) Blue Coat
8 9 (4.95%) Juniper
9 8 (4.40%) Veritas
10 7 (3.85%) Citrix
11 6 (3.30%) SAP
12 5 (2.75%) Informatica
13 4 (2.20%) Cognos
13 4 (2.20%) IBM
13 4 (2.20%) Remedy
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Oliver James Associates
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