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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 6 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Linux 42 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 18.58% 4.72% 19.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.85% 19.23% 44.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 2 4
Median daily rate £525 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £535 £403
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 £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
78 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 34.51% 24.53% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 16 16
Median daily rate £420 £400 £189
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +111.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +14 41 £525 +31.25% 6
Linux
Northern Ireland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 39 (55.71%) Unix
2 38 (54.29%) Perl
3 37 (52.86%) KDB
4 35 (50.00%) Finance
5 33 (47.14%) Java
6 31 (44.29%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (42.86%) Solaris
8 27 (38.57%) Kdb+
9 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (25.71%) Analytics
11 15 (21.43%) SQL
12 13 (18.57%) Python
13 12 (17.14%) Banking
13 12 (17.14%) Migration
14 10 (14.29%) TDD
15 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
15 9 (12.86%) Ansible
15 9 (12.86%) AWS Certification
16 8 (11.43%) Identity Access Management
16 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
16 8 (11.43%) Multithreading
16 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
16 8 (11.43%) OO
16 8 (11.43%) C++
17 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
18 6 (8.57%) Equities
18 6 (8.57%) OOD
18 6 (8.57%) Apache
18 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration

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 (8.57%) Apache
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (4.29%) MS Project
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
1 1 (1.43%) NAS
1 1 (1.43%) SAN
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (52.86%) KDB
2 27 (38.57%) Kdb+
3 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 35 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Front Office
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 54 (77.14%) Developer
2 37 (52.86%) KDB Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Architect
5 8 (11.43%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.14%) AWS Architect
8 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Low Latency C++ Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (2.86%) SQL Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Front Office C++ Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Infrastructure Support
11 1 (1.43%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
11 1 (1.43%) Senior Algorithmic Trading Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (5.71%) jQuery
2 4 (5.71%) Node.js
3 3 (4.29%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.86%) Middleware
4 2 (2.86%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) XML
5 1 (1.43%) Ajax
5 1 (1.43%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) HTML
5 1 (1.43%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) RESTful
5 1 (1.43%) Sass
5 1 (1.43%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (1.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Equities
3 4 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.86%) Derivative
4 2 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (55.71%) Unix
2 30 (42.86%) Solaris
3 4 (5.71%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) AIX
4 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Analytics
3 12 (17.14%) Migration
4 10 (14.29%) TDD
5 8 (11.43%) Identity Access Management
5 8 (11.43%) Multithreading
5 8 (11.43%) OO
6 6 (8.57%) BDD
6 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.57%) OOD
7 5 (7.14%) Low Latency
8 4 (5.71%) Defect Management
9 3 (4.29%) Data Analytics
9 3 (4.29%) Project Management
10 2 (2.86%) Algorithmic Trading
10 2 (2.86%) Electronic Trading
10 2 (2.86%) Information Security
10 2 (2.86%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (54.29%) Perl
2 33 (47.14%) Java
3 15 (21.43%) SQL
4 13 (18.57%) Python
5 8 (11.43%) C++
6 4 (5.71%) C#
7 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.43%) Korn
8 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) AWS Certification
2 5 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (11.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle
2 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
2 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.43%) VMware
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