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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX
Rank 6 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing UNIX 17 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 18.09% 12.77% 4.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 32.43% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 8
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£250 £378 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.77% +37.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £197 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £394 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +10.34%
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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
34 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 36.17% 39.36% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 20
Average daily rate £220 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £333 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £396 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 17 (58.62%) Oracle
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) Banking
3 11 (37.93%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
5 9 (31.03%) Investment Banking
6 8 (27.59%) Actimize
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
6 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) XSL
6 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
7 6 (20.69%) Project Management
7 6 (20.69%) J2EE
8 4 (13.79%) MS Office
8 4 (13.79%) Solaris
8 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.79%) KDB
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
9 3 (10.34%) AirWatch
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
9 3 (10.34%) Release Management
9 3 (10.34%) DHCP
9 3 (10.34%) Citrix
9 3 (10.34%) Active Directory

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) FTP
4 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) KDB
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Ant
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (51.72%) Banking
2 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Assistant Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
1 8 (27.59%) XSL
2 6 (20.69%) J2EE
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) MyBatis
4 1 (3.45%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) JSF
4 1 (3.45%) Struts2
4 1 (3.45%) JiBX
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) EJB
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) JSP
4 1 (3.45%) Struts
4 1 (3.45%) XSLT
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.45%) Equities
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
5 2 (6.90%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Project Management
2 4 (13.79%) SDLC
3 3 (10.34%) Release Management
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) DNA
4 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) People Management
5 1 (3.45%) Low Latency
5 1 (3.45%) Server Building
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Jython
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) GIAC
1 1 (3.45%) GCIH
1 1 (3.45%) CEH
1 1 (3.45%) GPEN
1 1 (3.45%) CISSP
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) SSCP
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.45%) OPNET
2 1 (3.45%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (3.45%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) Actimize
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Reuters
4 3 (10.34%) Bloomberg
5 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 2 (6.90%) Cognos
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.45%) LogLogic
6 1 (3.45%) Twitter
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Sun
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Sybase
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