The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unix
Surrey / Leatherhead
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs citing Unix 1 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 1.89% 27.97% 18.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 49.25% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 32 18
Median daily rate £525 £456 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.06% +10.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £27.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +42.34% -26.00%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 67 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 26.42% 56.78% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 62 27
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £388 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead citing Unix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Leatherhead

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unix in Leatherhead.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Leatherhead

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix in Leatherhead.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for Unix.

1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) XML Messaging
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) XML Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Management
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Use Case
1 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle