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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 6 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing UNIX 16 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 15.69% 27.19% 19.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.24% 44.93% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 13
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£300 £275 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £128 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £300 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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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
37 69 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 36.27% 60.53% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 15
Average daily rate £318 £275 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.45% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 17 (60.71%) Banking
3 15 (53.57%) Java
3 15 (53.57%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) Investment Banking
5 11 (39.29%) Oracle
6 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
7 9 (32.14%) Spring
7 9 (32.14%) Credit Risk
8 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
9 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (21.43%) Perl
10 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
10 6 (21.43%) Sybase
10 6 (21.43%) C-shell
10 6 (21.43%) Spring Integration
10 6 (21.43%) Maven
10 6 (21.43%) Korn
11 5 (17.86%) J2EE
11 5 (17.86%) Business Objects
11 5 (17.86%) Solaris
11 5 (17.86%) Linux
11 5 (17.86%) SQR
11 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
12 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 4 (14.29%) Windows
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
13 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (10.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 3 (10.71%) Oracle General Ledger

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.57%) Multicast
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 17 (60.71%) Banking
3 12 (42.86%) Investment Banking
4 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
5 3 (10.71%) General Ledger
6 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
2 9 (32.14%) Spring
3 6 (21.43%) Spring Integration
4 5 (17.86%) J2EE
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) Struts
6 1 (3.57%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
3 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.57%) DTV
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Solaris
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) ETL
1 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
1 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
1 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Change Management
3 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) Information Security
3 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (3.57%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Perl
4 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Korn
4 6 (21.43%) C-shell
5 5 (17.86%) SQR
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CCNA
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.57%) SSCP
1 1 (3.57%) GIAC
1 1 (3.57%) GCIH
1 1 (3.57%) CEH
1 1 (3.57%) GPEN
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) OPNET
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Sybase
3 5 (17.86%) Business Objects
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 3 (10.71%) Cognos
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (3.57%) Actimize
7 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.57%) LogLogic
7 1 (3.57%) Sun
7 1 (3.57%) Reuters
7 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco
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