The table below looks at the statistics for Unix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unix
Rank 23 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Unix 2 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.43% 9.68% 13.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.70% 35.29% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Median daily rate - £194 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
Unix
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
23 17 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 16.43% 27.42% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 21
Median daily rate £300 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -46.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Unix
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Unix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Unix Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Unix
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unix across the Northern Ireland region.

Unix Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Unix
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unix across the Northern Ireland region.

Unix Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Unix
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
County Antrim -15 1 - -
Unix
UK

Unix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Unix.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Unix
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (16.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JDeveloper
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) E-Business Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP