Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 10 28
Rank change year-on-year -28 +18 -20
Contract jobs citing Unix 12 166 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.43% 27.44% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.64% 65.61% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 135 2
County Antrim median daily rate £380 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +19.91% +64.82%
10th Percentile £146 £380 £310
90th Percentile £500 £478 £391
Northern Ireland median daily rate £380 £420 £350
% change year-on-year -9.52% +19.91% +64.82%
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 53 253 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 15.14% 41.82% 16.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 206 13
County Antrim median daily rate £388 £420 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.74% +55.56% +35.00%
10th Percentile £162 £358 £105
90th Percentile £517 £563 £348
Northern Ireland median daily rate £380 £420 £270
% change year-on-year -9.52% +55.56% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
County Antrim median hourly rate £16.50 £14.89 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.83% +29.46% -34.29%
10th Percentile £11.79 £13.64 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.00 £15.82 £17.90
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 £14.89 £13.00
% change year-on-year -9.32% +14.52% -25.71%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -28 12 £380 -9.52% 8
Unix
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) Low Latency
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) JUnit
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Equities
6 3 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (16.67%) Zuul
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
7 2 (16.67%) SOLID
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) npm
1 1 (8.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
2 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Production Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (16.67%) Akka
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) Kafka
3 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
3 2 (16.67%) Zuul
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) React
4 1 (8.33%) Redux
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Equities
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) SOLID
4 2 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Index Arbitrage
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) ES6
5 1 (8.33%) Java 8
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Reuters
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) VMware