Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unix
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 7 21
Rank change year-on-year -20 +14 -13
Contract jobs citing Unix 27 164 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 7.09% 30.54% 5.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.30% 62.84% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 140 3
County Antrim median daily rate £430 £420 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +19.83% +40.20%
10th Percentile £181 £388 £310
90th Percentile £487 £552 £391
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £420 £351
% change year-on-year +2.38% +19.83% +51.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 - -

Unix is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 67 261 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 17.59% 48.60% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 223 19
County Antrim median daily rate £380 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.44% +29.23% +47.73%
10th Percentile £238 £350 £103
90th Percentile £525 £563 £450
Northern Ireland median daily rate £380 £420 £325
% change year-on-year -9.44% +29.23% +51.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.73% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.60 £13.15
90th Percentile £13.75 £14.40 £14.35
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -17.24% +16.00%

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in County Antrim

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix in County Antrim

Unix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unix in County Antrim over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unix in County Antrim

Unix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unix in County Antrim

Unix
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 Unix within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -19 27 £430 +2.38% 3
Unix
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Unix.

1 25 (92.59%) Finance
2 22 (81.48%) Banking
3 21 (77.78%) SQL
4 18 (66.67%) Java
5 14 (51.85%) Linux
6 9 (33.33%) Equities
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle
6 9 (33.33%) Low Latency
7 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
7 8 (29.63%) J2EE
8 7 (25.93%) IBM
8 7 (25.93%) Front Office
8 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
8 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (18.52%) JSP
10 5 (18.52%) Servlets
10 5 (18.52%) MQSeries
10 5 (18.52%) Spring
10 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
10 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
10 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (14.81%) SDLC
11 4 (14.81%) TDD
11 4 (14.81%) Solaris
12 3 (11.11%) JUnit
12 3 (11.11%) Windows

Unix
Co-occurring 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 5 (18.52%) MQSeries
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
1 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) npm
1 1 (3.70%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DHCP
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) SonarQube
2 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 25 (92.59%) Finance
2 22 (81.48%) Banking
3 7 (25.93%) Front Office
4 5 (18.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
1 18 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Senior Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Junior
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Unix Support
6 2 (7.41%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) J2EE
2 5 (18.52%) jQuery
2 5 (18.52%) JSP
2 5 (18.52%) Servlets
2 5 (18.52%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (7.41%) Akka
3 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.41%) Kafka
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
3 2 (7.41%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (7.41%) Zuul
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) HTML5
4 1 (3.70%) React
4 1 (3.70%) Redux
4 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Equities
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.41%) Derivative
5 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Solaris
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.93%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (14.81%) SDLC
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) Statistics
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) SOLID
6 2 (7.41%) Straight-Through Processing
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 18 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) ES6
4 1 (3.70%) Java 8
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Reuters
4 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.70%) Netezza
5 1 (3.70%) Sun