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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 29 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing UNIX 73 84 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.61% 6.66% 6.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.05% 23.80% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 54 36
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£343 £375 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £196 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
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
331 353 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.44% 27.99% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 204 128
Average daily rate £325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 51 64
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.38 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.81% -28.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Guildford +14 12 £610 +35.55% 1
Staines -10 8 £293 -31.17% 4
Woking +1 6 £543 +201.38% 6
Epsom -7 3 £450 +16.12% 1
Reigate - 2 £443 - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 2
Redhill - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
UNIX
South East

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 97 (56.73%) Linux
2 79 (46.20%) Oracle
3 64 (37.43%) Windows
4 60 (35.09%) SQL
5 43 (25.15%) Java
6 41 (23.98%) Finance
7 36 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 33 (19.30%) Solaris
9 29 (16.96%) MySQL
10 28 (16.37%) HTML
10 28 (16.37%) CSS
10 28 (16.37%) ITIL
11 26 (15.20%) C++
12 25 (14.62%) JavaScript
13 24 (14.04%) jQuery
13 24 (14.04%) Relational Database
14 23 (13.45%) Web Services
15 22 (12.87%) Python
16 21 (12.28%) Perl
16 21 (12.28%) PL/SQL
16 21 (12.28%) Oracle Database
17 20 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (11.70%) XML
18 18 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (10.53%) Subversion
18 18 (10.53%) Web Development
18 18 (10.53%) HTML5
19 17 (9.94%) Django
19 17 (9.94%) Enterprise Software
19 17 (9.94%) Responsive Web Design

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (9.36%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.60%) WebLogic
3 12 (7.02%) GlassFish
3 12 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (4.09%) Confluence
5 5 (2.92%) Apache
6 4 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.75%) Documentum
8 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.17%) Node.js
8 2 (1.17%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.58%) Mule
9 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.58%) SAS
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.68%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.17%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.58%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.43%) SAN
2 10 (5.85%) Firewall
3 8 (4.68%) FTP
3 8 (4.68%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (4.09%) 3G
4 7 (4.09%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.09%) 2G
5 6 (3.51%) SNMP
5 6 (3.51%) Telnet
6 5 (2.92%) Network Security
6 5 (2.92%) LTE
6 5 (2.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (2.92%) LAN
6 5 (2.92%) WAN
7 4 (2.34%) LDAP
7 4 (2.34%) BIG-IP
8 3 (1.75%) DNS
8 3 (1.75%) DHCP
8 3 (1.75%) 4G
9 2 (1.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.96%) MySQL
2 24 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 21 (12.28%) Oracle Database
4 18 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (9.36%) SQL Server
6 15 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (8.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (4.09%) Oracle9i Database
8 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.34%) DataStage
9 4 (2.34%) Spotfire
10 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.17%) MS Access
11 2 (1.17%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.58%) DB2
12 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (10.53%) Subversion
2 12 (7.02%) Toad
3 9 (5.26%) JUnit
3 9 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.09%) JIRA
4 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (2.92%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.34%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.34%) NetBeans
6 4 (2.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.17%) Introscope
7 2 (1.17%) JMeter
7 2 (1.17%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.17%) Hudson
7 2 (1.17%) Selenium
8 1 (0.58%) WebLOAD
8 1 (0.58%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.58%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.58%) ProC
General
1 41 (23.98%) Finance
2 15 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.85%) Retail
3 10 (5.85%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.34%) Japanese Language
5 2 (1.17%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 56 (32.75%) Developer
2 22 (12.87%) Administrator
3 21 (12.28%) Analyst
4 17 (9.94%) Python Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Architect
6 12 (7.02%) Consultant
6 12 (7.02%) UNIX Engineer
7 11 (6.43%) C++ Developer
8 10 (5.85%) Python/Django Developer
9 9 (5.26%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.68%) DBA
10 8 (4.68%) Database Developer
11 7 (4.09%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.09%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.09%) Applications Support
11 7 (4.09%) Support Consultant
11 7 (4.09%) Hybris Developer
12 6 (3.51%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.51%) Service Manager
12 6 (3.51%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.37%) HTML
1 28 (16.37%) CSS
2 24 (14.04%) jQuery
3 23 (13.45%) Web Services
4 20 (11.70%) XML
5 18 (10.53%) HTML5
6 17 (9.94%) Django
7 9 (5.26%) Middleware
8 8 (4.68%) XSD
9 7 (4.09%) JSP
9 7 (4.09%) Spring MVC
9 7 (4.09%) Spring
9 7 (4.09%) Ajax
10 5 (2.92%) SOAP
11 4 (2.34%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (2.34%) COM
11 4 (2.34%) Swing
11 4 (2.34%) Java SE
11 4 (2.34%) JNI
11 4 (2.34%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.94%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.77%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.51%) Clustering
5 5 (2.92%) Smart Meter
5 5 (2.92%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.34%) Open Source
6 4 (2.34%) HACMP
7 3 (1.75%) Life Science
8 2 (1.17%) Firmware
8 2 (1.17%) PKI
9 1 (0.58%) IPTV
9 1 (0.58%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.58%) PMI
9 1 (0.58%) DTV
9 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) Wiki
9 1 (0.58%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 97 (56.73%) Linux
2 64 (37.43%) Windows
3 33 (19.30%) Solaris
4 10 (5.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.26%) AIX
5 9 (5.26%) Windows 2000
6 8 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.75%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.58%) SUSE
10 1 (0.58%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.37%) ITIL
2 20 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (10.53%) Web Development
4 17 (9.94%) Web Design
4 17 (9.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (8.77%) SOA
5 15 (8.77%) ETL
5 15 (8.77%) Project Management
6 14 (8.19%) Multithreading
7 13 (7.60%) Validation
8 12 (7.02%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (6.43%) Information Security
9 11 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (5.85%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.85%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.26%) Capacity Management
12 8 (4.68%) Resource Management
12 8 (4.68%) Scrum
12 8 (4.68%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.68%) OO
Programming Languages
1 60 (35.09%) SQL
2 43 (25.15%) Java
3 26 (15.20%) C++
4 25 (14.62%) JavaScript
5 22 (12.87%) Python
6 21 (12.28%) Perl
6 21 (12.28%) PL/SQL
7 12 (7.02%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.85%) C
9 9 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.68%) PHP
11 5 (2.92%) C#
11 5 (2.92%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.34%) Ruby
13 3 (1.75%) Korn
13 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.17%) Groovy
14 2 (1.17%) VB6
14 2 (1.17%) VB
15 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.68%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.09%) Degree
4 6 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.92%) CCIE
5 5 (2.92%) CCNP
6 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.17%) COBIT
3 1 (0.58%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (3.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.17%) XenApp
5 2 (1.17%) XenServer
5 2 (1.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.17%) vSphere
5 2 (1.17%) vCloud
5 2 (1.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (8.19%) NetBackup
2 10 (5.85%) Puppet
3 8 (4.68%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (4.09%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.34%) SCOM
5 4 (2.34%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.75%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.75%) SCSM
7 1 (0.58%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) SCCM
7 1 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.58%) Control-M
7 1 (0.58%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 79 (46.20%) Oracle
2 36 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 17 (9.94%) VMware
4 14 (8.19%) Business Objects
5 13 (7.60%) IBM
6 12 (7.02%) Cisco
7 10 (5.85%) Intel
7 10 (5.85%) Veritas
8 8 (4.68%) Greenplum
9 7 (4.09%) Axway
9 7 (4.09%) hybris
9 7 (4.09%) Ericsson
9 7 (4.09%) Symantec
10 6 (3.51%) Huawei
10 6 (3.51%) Nortel
10 6 (3.51%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 5 (2.92%) EMC
11 5 (2.92%) SAP
11 5 (2.92%) JBoss
11 5 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
Woking, Surrey
Direct Advertiser
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey or London or Middlesex or Bucks or Berks or...
Rushworths Associates
Rate: 1 year fixed term - competitive package to include bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Steria
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago