The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 33 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 20.50% 15.63% 24.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.35% 50.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 13
Median daily rate £420 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £313 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £433 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.04%
Linux
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 20 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 30.43% 31.25% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 14 21
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 £143
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 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +38.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Linux
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +2 33 £420 -1.17% 3
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Linux 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) Finance
3 14 (38.89%) Solaris
4 13 (36.11%) Perl
4 13 (36.11%) KDB
5 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (30.56%) Unix
7 10 (27.78%) Python
7 10 (27.78%) Migration
8 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 8 (22.22%) Kdb+
9 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (19.44%) Ansible
10 7 (19.44%) AWS Certification
10 7 (19.44%) Windows
10 7 (19.44%) Degree
11 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
11 6 (16.67%) TDD
11 6 (16.67%) Banking
11 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
11 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 6 (16.67%) Apache
11 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 6 (16.67%) OOD
11 6 (16.67%) AIX
11 6 (16.67%) MS Project
11 6 (16.67%) C++
11 6 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (16.67%) Relational Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 6 (16.67%) Apache
1 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (16.67%) MS Project
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) NAS
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) KDB
2 8 (22.22%) Kdb+
3 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) KDB Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) AWS Architect
8 2 (5.56%) C++ Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Low Latency C++ Developer
8 2 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support
9 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
2 4 (11.11%) jQuery
2 4 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) Ajax
3 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) Sass
3 1 (2.78%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XHTML
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.56%) Derivative
2 2 (5.56%) Equities
2 2 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Solaris
2 11 (30.56%) Unix
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 6 (16.67%) AIX
4 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Migration
3 6 (16.67%) BDD
3 6 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 6 (16.67%) OOD
3 6 (16.67%) TDD
4 5 (13.89%) Analytics
4 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Project Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (5.56%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.78%) OO
7 1 (2.78%) SOA
7 1 (2.78%) Web Design
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) Perl
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (16.67%) C++
6 4 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) AWS Certification
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle
1 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
1 1 (2.78%) VMware
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