The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 19 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Unix 11 6 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 7.24% 9.38% 25.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.92% 30.00% 56.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 13
Median daily rate £520 £319 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.13% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £310 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.58
% change year-on-year
- +14.47%
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
48 20 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 31.58% 31.25% 44.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 24
Median daily rate £400 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £308 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -5.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unix 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 Unix.

1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Solaris
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 8 (66.67%) KDB
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (66.67%) Kdb+
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
6 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (8.33%) KYC
7 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
7 1 (8.33%) NAS
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning

Unix
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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) KDB
1 8 (66.67%) Kdb+
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) KDB Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Low Latency C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) KYC
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
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