The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the County Antrim region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
UNIX
Rank 9 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing UNIX 12 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 11.88% 5.46% 6.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 39.39% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Average daily rate £380 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.17% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.83% -7.69%
Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 39.60% 13.87% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 12
Average daily rate £375 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £225 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UNIX
Northern Ireland

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 24 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (33.33%) Spring
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 4 (22.22%) Swing
6 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (22.22%) C++
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (22.22%) Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
7 3 (16.67%) SAP
7 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (16.67%) Cognos
7 3 (16.67%) ETL
7 3 (16.67%) Solaris
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

UNIX
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (22.22%) DBA
3 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Cognos Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Swing Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) Swing
3 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) Spring Integration
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) ETL
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 4 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) SQR
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Korn
5 2 (11.11%) C-shell
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) Cognos
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Sybase
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
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