The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had Technical Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Consultant
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 38 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.85% 0.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
226 112 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 96.17% 94.92% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 50 54
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £109 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Northern Ireland region that featured Technical Consultant in the job title.

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Technical Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Technical Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Technical Consultant
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 Technical Consultant within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 -17 2 - -
Technical Consultant
UK

Technical Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Technical Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring Technical Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) arcserve
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Technical Consultant Skill Set
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 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) arcserve
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle