The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 4.65% 14.55% 11.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.58% 80.00% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 12
Median daily rate £300 £175 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £175 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £193 £409
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 £40.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Linux
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 10 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 14.73% 18.18% 40.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 29
Median daily rate £266 £175 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.14% -44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £175 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.77 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.72% -28.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Belfast region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Belfast region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Linux 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) MS Project
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) AIX
1 5 (45.45%) Solaris
1 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) Finance

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (45.45%) MS Project
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) XHTML
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
1 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
1 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
1 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) AIX
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Solaris
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) Graceful Degradation
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Korn
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
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