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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing UNIX 23 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 18.40% 27.00% 21.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.23% 45.76% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 14
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£275 £275 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £260 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £425
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 £31.25 £29.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -14.70%
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
52 59 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 41.60% 59.00% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 16
Average daily rate £300 £275 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 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 £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) Finance
3 20 (62.50%) Banking
4 19 (59.38%) Java
5 17 (53.13%) Oracle
6 14 (43.75%) Investment Banking
7 13 (40.63%) Sybase
8 12 (37.50%) Hibernate
8 12 (37.50%) Spring
9 10 (31.25%) Credit Risk
9 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
10 9 (28.13%) Perl
10 9 (28.13%) Korn
10 9 (28.13%) C-shell
11 8 (25.00%) J2EE
11 8 (25.00%) SQR
11 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 7 (21.88%) Spring Integration
12 7 (21.88%) Maven
13 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
14 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 5 (15.63%) Business Objects
14 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
14 5 (15.63%) Solaris
14 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
14 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
15 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 4 (12.50%) Windows
16 3 (9.38%) SAP
16 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (9.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Multicast
2 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (9.38%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Maven
General
1 21 (65.63%) Finance
2 20 (62.50%) Banking
3 14 (43.75%) Investment Banking
4 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
5 3 (9.38%) General Ledger
6 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
5 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) IT Security Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) Hibernate
1 12 (37.50%) Spring
2 8 (25.00%) J2EE
3 7 (21.88%) Spring Integration
4 2 (6.25%) Struts
5 1 (3.13%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) Swing
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Equities
3 1 (3.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Solaris
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) ETL
1 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Migration
1 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
1 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (9.38%) Data Mapping
2 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
2 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (3.13%) Change Management
3 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
3 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
3 1 (3.13%) SIEM
3 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Perl
4 9 (28.13%) Korn
4 9 (28.13%) C-shell
5 8 (25.00%) SQR
5 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CISSP
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) SSCP
1 1 (3.13%) GIAC
1 1 (3.13%) GPEN
1 1 (3.13%) GCIH
1 1 (3.13%) CEH
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (3.13%) OPNET
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) Sybase
3 5 (15.63%) Business Objects
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 3 (9.38%) Cognos
6 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) Sun
7 1 (3.13%) Reuters
7 1 (3.13%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio
7 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.13%) LogLogic
7 1 (3.13%) Actimize
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