Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 19 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing Unix 263 222 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 10.43% 8.51% 6.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.63% 24.18% 24.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 170 105
Surrey median daily rate £438 £434 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.81% +8.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £340 £363 £313
90th Percentile £538 £525 £517
South East median daily rate £438 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £49.50 -
South East median hourly rate £35.50 £46.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.66% +32.86% +32.08%

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 718 918 687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.48% 35.17% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 611 367
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £190 £184 £248
90th Percentile £538 £544 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 71
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £36.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.72% +130.16% -5.97%
10th Percentile £12.80 £11.81 £10.38
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.75 £47.79
South East median hourly rate £15.97 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +15.15% +3.13%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill +10 76 £488 +25.00% 1
Epsom +2 25 £400 - 1
Guildford +4 17 £475 +5.56% 2
Camberley -4 10 £463 +8.82%
Woking +5 9 £394 -7.35%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 7 £425 -
Staines +5 6 £563 +5.88% 2
Reigate -12 6 £425 +36.00% 1
Tadworth +1 3 - -
Leatherhead -17 3 £475 +5.56%
Egham +8 2 £425 -
Caterham - 1 £488 -
Unix
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 168 (63.88%) Linux
2 167 (63.50%) Oracle
3 121 (46.01%) Finance
4 117 (44.49%) SQL
5 70 (26.62%) Oracle Database
5 70 (26.62%) Relational Database
6 61 (23.19%) JavaScript
7 60 (22.81%) HTML
8 57 (21.67%) Shell Script
8 57 (21.67%) Solaris
9 56 (21.29%) Java
10 55 (20.91%) Windows
11 52 (19.77%) PL/SQL
11 52 (19.77%) Red Hat
12 50 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
13 48 (18.25%) jQuery
14 44 (16.73%) Python
15 43 (16.35%) Configuration Management
16 42 (15.97%) Degree
17 39 (14.83%) Veritas
18 37 (14.07%) HTML5
19 36 (13.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 35 (13.31%) NetBackup
21 34 (12.93%) Middleware
22 33 (12.55%) Jenkins
23 32 (12.17%) Git (software)
23 32 (12.17%) SAN
24 31 (11.79%) NAS
25 30 (11.41%) SDLC
25 30 (11.41%) AIX

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 22 (8.37%) Apache
2 18 (6.84%) JBoss
2 18 (6.84%) WebLogic
3 16 (6.08%) nginx
3 16 (6.08%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.56%) IIS
5 11 (4.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (3.42%) WildFly
7 8 (3.04%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.90%) Confluence
9 4 (1.52%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 23 (8.75%) MS Visio
2 14 (5.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.18%) OpenShift
3 5 (1.90%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (1.90%) GitHub
3 5 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.76%) IaaS
4 2 (0.76%) PaaS
4 2 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.17%) SAN
2 31 (11.79%) NAS
3 15 (5.70%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (5.32%) SSH
5 11 (4.18%) LDAP
6 7 (2.66%) Firewall
7 5 (1.90%) FTP
8 4 (1.52%) iSCSI
8 4 (1.52%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.14%) VPN
10 2 (0.76%) DHCP
10 2 (0.76%) DNS
10 2 (0.76%) LAN
10 2 (0.76%) WAN
11 1 (0.38%) BGP
11 1 (0.38%) Internet
11 1 (0.38%) MPLS
11 1 (0.38%) OSPF
11 1 (0.38%) SNMP
11 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (26.62%) Oracle Database
1 70 (26.62%) Relational Database
2 26 (9.89%) RDBMS
2 26 (9.89%) SQLPlus
3 16 (6.08%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (4.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (3.80%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.42%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.04%) Big Data
8 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.76%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.76%) MySQL
9 2 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.38%) DataStage
10 1 (0.38%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 33 (12.55%) Jenkins
2 32 (12.17%) Git (software)
3 25 (9.51%) ProC
4 21 (7.98%) Subversion
5 19 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (5.70%) Maven
7 11 (4.18%) Artifactory
8 10 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (2.66%) JIRA
10 5 (1.90%) git-flow
11 3 (1.14%) Gradle
12 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.38%) Hudson
13 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
13 1 (0.38%) Selenium
13 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 121 (46.01%) Finance
2 22 (8.37%) Banking
3 20 (7.60%) Legal
4 8 (3.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.14%) Marketing
6 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.76%) Electronics
7 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
8 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 86 (32.70%) Developer
2 58 (22.05%) Analyst
3 52 (19.77%) Oracle Developer
4 33 (12.55%) Systems Analyst
5 30 (11.41%) Administrator
5 30 (11.41%) Systems Administrator
6 26 (9.89%) Unix Administrator
7 25 (9.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 25 (9.51%) PL/SQL Developer
7 25 (9.51%) SQL Developer
7 25 (9.51%) Technical Analyst
8 23 (8.75%) HTML Developer
9 21 (7.98%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 20 (7.60%) Pensions Analyst
10 20 (7.60%) Workflow Analyst
11 19 (7.22%) Database Analyst
11 19 (7.22%) Development Analyst
11 19 (7.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (6.84%) Architect
13 17 (6.46%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (22.81%) HTML
2 48 (18.25%) jQuery
3 37 (14.07%) HTML5
4 34 (12.93%) Middleware
5 30 (11.41%) Web Services
6 21 (7.98%) Django
6 21 (7.98%) XML
7 20 (7.60%) Ajax
8 19 (7.22%) CSS
8 19 (7.22%) CSS3
9 15 (5.70%) AngularJS
9 15 (5.70%) React
9 15 (5.70%) Sass
10 12 (4.56%) .NET
10 12 (4.56%) Apache Camel
10 12 (4.56%) JSON
10 12 (4.56%) REST
11 11 (4.18%) Spring
12 10 (3.80%) J2EE
12 10 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 17 (6.46%) User Experience
4 11 (4.18%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.80%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.28%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.90%) Replication
8 4 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.14%) Clustering
9 3 (1.14%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.14%) iPad
10 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.38%) Equities
11 1 (0.38%) Fintech
11 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 168 (63.88%) Linux
2 57 (21.67%) Solaris
3 55 (20.91%) Windows
4 36 (13.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (11.41%) AIX
6 10 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.28%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.90%) HPUX
10 4 (1.52%) CentOS
11 1 (0.38%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (16.35%) Configuration Management
3 30 (11.41%) SDLC
4 28 (10.65%) Waterfall
5 26 (9.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 24 (9.13%) Migration
6 24 (9.13%) OO
7 23 (8.75%) BPR
7 23 (8.75%) Business Process Analysis
7 23 (8.75%) Workflow
8 22 (8.37%) OOD
8 22 (8.37%) Web Development
9 21 (7.98%) MVC
10 19 (7.22%) Data Analysis
10 19 (7.22%) Data Flow Diagram
10 19 (7.22%) DevOps
11 18 (6.84%) Load Balancing
12 14 (5.32%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 14 (5.32%) High Availability
12 14 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 117 (44.49%) SQL
2 61 (23.19%) JavaScript
3 57 (21.67%) Shell Script
4 56 (21.29%) Java
5 52 (19.77%) PL/SQL
6 44 (16.73%) Python
7 30 (11.41%) Perl
8 25 (9.51%) C
9 15 (5.70%) PHP
10 10 (3.80%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.28%) Ruby
12 5 (1.90%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.90%) Bourne shell
13 4 (1.52%) AWK
13 4 (1.52%) Korn
14 3 (1.14%) C#
14 3 (1.14%) Groovy
15 1 (0.38%) C++
15 1 (0.38%) R
15 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (15.97%) Degree
2 5 (1.90%) RHCE
3 4 (1.52%) OCA
3 4 (1.52%) OCP
3 4 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.52%) RHCSA
3 4 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) CCNA
6 1 (0.38%) CCNP
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (9.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 24 (9.13%) Veritas File System
3 20 (7.60%) Docker
3 20 (7.60%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (6.08%) NFS
5 12 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (3.42%) Active Directory
7 8 (3.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (1.52%) GlusterFS
8 4 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.14%) vSphere
10 2 (0.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.76%) XenServer
11 1 (0.38%) LXC
11 1 (0.38%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.38%) Samba
11 1 (0.38%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (13.31%) NetBackup
2 16 (6.08%) Puppet
3 12 (4.56%) Nagios
4 11 (4.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (3.42%) Ansible
5 9 (3.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 8 (3.04%) Hadoop YARN
7 6 (2.28%) HAProxy
8 5 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.90%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (1.52%) EMC Navisphere
9 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (1.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 2 (0.76%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.76%) Terraform
11 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.38%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 167 (63.50%) Oracle
2 52 (19.77%) Red Hat
3 39 (14.83%) Veritas
4 28 (10.65%) Symantec
5 25 (9.51%) Microsoft
5 25 (9.51%) VMware
6 20 (7.60%) Sun
7 19 (7.22%) Brocade
8 18 (6.84%) EMC
9 17 (6.46%) HP
10 16 (6.08%) NetApp
11 12 (4.56%) Citrix
12 11 (4.18%) Workday
13 9 (3.42%) McAfee
14 6 (2.28%) IBM
15 5 (1.90%) ServiceNow
16 4 (1.52%) StorageTek
17 3 (1.14%) CA
17 3 (1.14%) Guidewire
17 3 (1.14%) Sybase
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