The table below looks at the statistics for UNIX skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX over the 3 months to 19 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 7 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing UNIX 13 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 12.87% 28.57% 15.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.39% 45.07% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 13
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£274 £275 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £128 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +3.17%
UNIX
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
33 71 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 32.67% 63.39% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 36 16
Average daily rate £375 £294 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% +95.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%

UNIX
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing UNIX across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

UNIX Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

UNIX
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

UNIX Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

UNIX
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing UNIX across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

UNIX Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

UNIX
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

UNIX Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

UNIX
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing UNIX within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -5 13 £274 -0.45% 4
UNIX
Northern Ireland

UNIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) Banking
4 13 (46.43%) Java
5 11 (39.29%) Oracle
6 10 (35.71%) Investment Banking
7 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
8 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
9 7 (25.00%) Windows
9 7 (25.00%) Spring
9 7 (25.00%) Credit Risk
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (17.86%) Solaris
11 5 (17.86%) Business Objects
11 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
11 5 (17.86%) J2EE
12 4 (14.29%) Migration
12 4 (14.29%) Perl
12 4 (14.29%) Sybase
12 4 (14.29%) Linux
12 4 (14.29%) Spring Integration
12 4 (14.29%) C-shell
12 4 (14.29%) Maven
12 4 (14.29%) Korn
13 3 (10.71%) General Ledger
13 3 (10.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (10.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.57%) Multicast
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Maven
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Banking
3 10 (35.71%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.71%) General Ledger
4 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Cognos Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 7 (25.00%) Spring
3 5 (17.86%) J2EE
4 4 (14.29%) Spring Integration
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) Struts
6 1 (3.57%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Equities
3 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.57%) DTV
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Solaris
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) ETL
2 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.57%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) PL/SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.29%) Perl
6 4 (14.29%) Korn
6 4 (14.29%) C-shell
7 3 (10.71%) SQR
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CCNA
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.57%) SSCP
1 1 (3.57%) GIAC
1 1 (3.57%) GCIH
1 1 (3.57%) CEH
1 1 (3.57%) GPEN
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) OPNET
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Business Objects
3 4 (14.29%) Sybase
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 3 (10.71%) Cognos
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.57%) LogLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Reuters
6 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
Belfast, County Antrim
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £295.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago