Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Configuration Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Configuration Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 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.

Configuration Management
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 28 25
Rank change year-on-year -55 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Configuration Management 1 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.17% 3.99% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 5.09% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
County Antrim median daily rate - £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -46.15% -
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £175 £325
% change year-on-year - -46.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

Configuration Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 534 216 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 89.75% 78.26% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 127 56
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +8.53% +2.38%
10th Percentile £304 £138 £101
90th Percentile £501 £425 £525
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +14.58% +10.77% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 2
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -14.75% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £23.75 £18.00 £16.38
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £13.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year +2.75% -10.66% +17.31%

Configuration Management
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Configuration Management in County Antrim

Configuration Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Configuration Management in County Antrim

Configuration Management
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 Configuration Management within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -52 1 - -
Configuration Management
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Configuration Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) yum
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Graylog
1 1 (100.00%) Ticket Management

Configuration Management
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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Ticket Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Graylog
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) yum