The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing UNIX 29 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.02% 23.47% 17.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.88% 51.11% 70.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 6
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£274 £290 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% +107.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £260 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UNIX
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
57 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 45.24% 45.92% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 8
Average daily rate £288 £275 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +111.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 21 (52.50%) Finance
1 21 (52.50%) Java
1 21 (52.50%) Banking
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Oracle
4 13 (32.50%) Investment Banking
4 13 (32.50%) Sybase
5 12 (30.00%) Linux
5 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (30.00%) Spring
6 11 (27.50%) Perl
7 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (25.00%) J2EE
7 10 (25.00%) Credit Risk
8 9 (22.50%) C-shell
8 9 (22.50%) Korn
9 8 (20.00%) SQR
9 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
10 7 (17.50%) Windows
10 7 (17.50%) DNS
10 7 (17.50%) Maven
10 7 (17.50%) Spring Integration
11 6 (15.00%) Solaris
11 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 5 (12.50%) CISSP
12 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (12.50%) SSCP
12 5 (12.50%) GIAC
12 5 (12.50%) Information Security

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 5 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DNS
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) FTP
3 5 (12.50%) HTTP
3 5 (12.50%) SSL
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) KDB
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Maven
General
1 21 (52.50%) Finance
1 21 (52.50%) Banking
2 13 (32.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (30.00%) Spring
2 10 (25.00%) J2EE
3 7 (17.50%) Spring Integration
4 3 (7.50%) SOAP
5 2 (5.00%) Struts
5 2 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) Swing
6 1 (2.50%) HTML
6 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Equities
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) Solaris
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Information Security
1 5 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (12.50%) SIEM
1 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (7.50%) Migration
2 3 (7.50%) Data Mapping
3 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.00%) Analytics
3 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (5.00%) OOP
3 2 (5.00%) OO
3 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) Perl
4 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (22.50%) Korn
5 9 (22.50%) C-shell
6 8 (20.00%) SQR
6 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CCNA
1 5 (12.50%) CISSP
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (12.50%) SSCP
1 5 (12.50%) GIAC
1 5 (12.50%) GCIH
1 5 (12.50%) CEH
1 5 (12.50%) GPEN
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Snort
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) OPNET
2 2 (5.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (2.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) Sybase
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
3 5 (12.50%) Sun
3 5 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 5 (12.50%) LogLogic
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) VMware
6 2 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (5.00%) Infoblox
6 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.50%) Reuters
7 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.50%) Actimize
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120.00 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago