The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 April 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 12 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15  
Contract jobs citing Unix 152 145 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.67% 10.72% 5.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.99% 28.21% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 105 45
Median daily rate £455 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.05% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.18% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +47.77% -35.71%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 362 514 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 27.78% 37.99% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 326 174
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 46 40
Median hourly rate £14.75 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.86% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in Surrey

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in Surrey

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in Surrey

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill +3 46 £500 +36.98% 4
Epsom +5 11 £400 -
Woking +6 9 £394 -7.35%
Guildford -2 7 £475 +5.55% 1
Staines +1 5 £563 - 1
Camberley -7 3 £525 +23.52%
Egham - 2 £425 -
Leatherhead -5 1 £415 -5.68% 2
Reigate -15 1 £475 +52.00%
Tadworth - 1 - -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Unix.

1 150 (67.87%) Linux
2 144 (65.16%) Oracle
3 94 (42.53%) SQL
4 93 (42.08%) Finance
5 69 (31.22%) JavaScript
6 60 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (26.70%) Relational Database
8 52 (23.53%) HTML
8 52 (23.53%) Solaris
9 46 (20.81%) Java
9 46 (20.81%) Oracle Database
10 45 (20.36%) Windows
11 42 (19.00%) NAS
12 41 (18.55%) SAN
13 40 (18.10%) Python
14 38 (17.19%) Veritas
14 38 (17.19%) Red Hat
14 38 (17.19%) jQuery
15 37 (16.74%) Configuration Management
16 35 (15.84%) Sun
16 35 (15.84%) Enterprise Storage
17 33 (14.93%) High Availability
17 33 (14.93%) OO
17 33 (14.93%) Degree
18 32 (14.48%) OOD
18 32 (14.48%) AIX
18 32 (14.48%) Jenkins
18 32 (14.48%) Git (software)
19 31 (14.03%) Veritas File System
19 31 (14.03%) Veritas Cluster Server

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 19 (8.60%) Apache
1 19 (8.60%) WebLogic
2 18 (8.14%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.43%) nginx
4 11 (4.98%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (2.26%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.26%) Confluence
5 5 (2.26%) JBoss
6 3 (1.36%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.36%) SAS
6 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.90%) IIS
7 2 (0.90%) WildFly
Applications
1 23 (10.41%) MS Visio
2 12 (5.43%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.26%) Amazon S3
2 5 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (2.26%) GitHub
2 5 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.90%) IaaS
3 2 (0.90%) PaaS
3 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (19.00%) NAS
2 41 (18.55%) SAN
3 17 (7.69%) FTP
3 17 (7.69%) SSH
4 11 (4.98%) iSCSI
5 5 (2.26%) DNS
5 5 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (2.26%) LDAP
6 4 (1.81%) Firewall
6 4 (1.81%) LAN
6 4 (1.81%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.81%) WAN
7 3 (1.36%) DHCP
7 3 (1.36%) SNMP
7 3 (1.36%) SSL
7 3 (1.36%) VPN
8 2 (0.90%) 3G
8 2 (0.90%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.90%) Internet
8 2 (0.90%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (26.70%) Relational Database
2 46 (20.81%) Oracle Database
3 23 (10.41%) RDBMS
4 22 (9.95%) SQLPlus
5 17 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 17 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.17%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.26%) Big Data
8 4 (1.81%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.90%) DataStage
10 2 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.90%) MySQL
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.90%) QualityStage
11 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 32 (14.48%) Git (software)
1 32 (14.48%) Jenkins
2 20 (9.05%) ProC
2 20 (9.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (7.69%) Subversion
4 7 (3.17%) JIRA
5 5 (2.26%) git-flow
6 4 (1.81%) LoadRunner
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (1.81%) Selenium
7 2 (0.90%) Gradle
7 2 (0.90%) Hudson
7 2 (0.90%) Maven
8 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.45%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 93 (42.08%) Finance
2 17 (7.69%) Legal
3 7 (3.17%) Banking
4 6 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.36%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.90%) Electronics
6 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (31.67%) Developer
2 46 (20.81%) Analyst
3 37 (16.74%) Administrator
4 36 (16.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 31 (14.03%) Oracle Developer
5 31 (14.03%) Storage Administrator
5 31 (14.03%) Unix Administrator
6 29 (13.12%) Systems Analyst
7 24 (10.86%) Systems Administrator
8 22 (9.95%) PL/SQL Developer
8 22 (9.95%) SQL Developer
9 21 (9.50%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 21 (9.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 18 (8.14%) Architect
10 18 (8.14%) HTML Developer
10 18 (8.14%) Pensions Analyst
10 18 (8.14%) Workflow Analyst
11 17 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
11 17 (7.69%) Solaris Administrator
12 16 (7.24%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (23.53%) HTML
2 38 (17.19%) jQuery
3 31 (14.03%) HTML5
4 24 (10.86%) JSON
4 24 (10.86%) REST
5 21 (9.50%) XML
6 18 (8.14%) Web Services
7 17 (7.69%) Express
7 17 (7.69%) Node.js
8 14 (6.33%) Middleware
9 13 (5.88%) Ajax
9 13 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 13 (5.88%) CSS
9 13 (5.88%) CSS3
9 13 (5.88%) Django
9 13 (5.88%) React
9 13 (5.88%) Sass
10 8 (3.62%) Spring
11 7 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (2.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.84%) Enterprise Storage
2 30 (13.57%) User Experience
3 24 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.52%) Replication
6 6 (2.71%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.26%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.36%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.45%) Fintech
9 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.45%) iPad
9 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 150 (67.87%) Linux
2 52 (23.53%) Solaris
3 45 (20.36%) Windows
4 32 (14.48%) AIX
5 22 (9.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.52%) HPUX
7 4 (1.81%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.74%) Configuration Management
3 33 (14.93%) High Availability
3 33 (14.93%) OO
4 32 (14.48%) OOD
5 31 (14.03%) MVC
5 31 (14.03%) SDLC
6 29 (13.12%) Open Source
7 28 (12.67%) Waterfall
8 26 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 25 (11.31%) Requirements Analysis
10 21 (9.50%) BPR
10 21 (9.50%) Business Process Analysis
10 21 (9.50%) Workflow
11 19 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (7.69%) Change Control
13 17 (7.69%) Change Management
13 17 (7.69%) DevOps
13 17 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 94 (42.53%) SQL
2 69 (31.22%) JavaScript
3 46 (20.81%) Java
4 40 (18.10%) Python
5 31 (14.03%) PL/SQL
6 30 (13.57%) Shell Script
7 28 (12.67%) Perl
8 20 (9.05%) C
8 20 (9.05%) Ruby
9 16 (7.24%) PHP
10 8 (3.62%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.71%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.26%) C#
13 2 (0.90%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.90%) ActionScript 2.0
13 2 (0.90%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (0.90%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.90%) C++
13 2 (0.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (14.93%) Degree
2 7 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.26%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.90%) CCNA
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) CCNP
6 1 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.81%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.90%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (14.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 31 (14.03%) Veritas File System
2 23 (10.41%) Docker
3 16 (7.24%) NFS
4 11 (4.98%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (2.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (1.81%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.36%) vSphere
9 2 (0.90%) LXC
9 2 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.90%) XenServer
10 1 (0.45%) NDS
10 1 (0.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.45%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 25 (11.31%) NetBackup
2 16 (7.24%) Nagios
3 14 (6.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 11 (4.98%) EMC Navisphere
5 8 (3.62%) Puppet
6 5 (2.26%) Ansible
6 5 (2.26%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (2.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.45%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.45%) NetApp OnCommand
9 1 (0.45%) OpenView
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.45%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 144 (65.16%) Oracle
2 38 (17.19%) Red Hat
2 38 (17.19%) Veritas
3 35 (15.84%) Sun
4 25 (11.31%) Symantec
5 19 (8.60%) VMware
6 18 (8.14%) Brocade
6 18 (8.14%) NetApp
7 16 (7.24%) HP
8 9 (4.07%) IBM
9 6 (2.71%) EMC
9 6 (2.71%) Microsoft
10 5 (2.26%) Citrix
10 5 (2.26%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.81%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (1.36%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.36%) CA
12 3 (1.36%) New Relic
13 2 (0.90%) Cisco
13 2 (0.90%) Ericsson
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