The table below looks at the statistics for Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Configuration Management
Rank 22 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 9 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.42% 1.41% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.56% 2.08% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £175 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +12.63%
Configuration Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
119 48 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 71.69% 67.61% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 23 49
Median daily rate £375 £425 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +61.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -12.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Configuration Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Configuration Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Configuration Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Configuration Management
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Configuration Management Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Configuration Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Configuration Management Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Configuration Management
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 Configuration Management within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 -3 9 £175 -46.15%
Configuration Management
UK

Configuration Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Configuration Management 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 Configuration Management.

1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (36.36%) Software Distribution
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) MCTS
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) MCP
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) MobileIron
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft

Configuration Management
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 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (18.18%) E-Business Developer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Payroll Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Software Distribution
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCP
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) MCTS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) MobileIron