The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Application Software
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 35 16 20
Rank change year-on-year -19 +4  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.42% 7.21% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.94% 22.86% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +15.09% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -75.55% -  

Enterprise Software is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 102 35 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 48.34% 31.53% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 16 26
Median daily rate £400 £269 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.83% +79.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £81 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £333 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Enterprise Software as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in Belfast

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Software in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in Belfast

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in Belfast over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in Belfast

Enterprise Software
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Enterprise Software.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 8 (61.54%) QA
3 8 (61.54%) Manual Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Defect Management
6 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
6 5 (38.46%) Data Validation
6 5 (38.46%) Validation
6 5 (38.46%) JSP
6 5 (38.46%) Servlets
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
7 4 (30.77%) ATG
7 4 (30.77%) J2EE
8 1 (7.69%) EngageOne
8 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.69%) Retail
8 1 (7.69%) Billing
8 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (7.69%) AppManager
8 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (7.69%) .NET
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) XSL
8 1 (7.69%) Unix
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server

Enterprise Software
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) EngageOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Java Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JSP
1 5 (38.46%) Servlets
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) JDBC
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Manual Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Defect Management
4 5 (38.46%) Data Validation
4 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) AppManager
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) ATG