Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Presales skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Presales over the 6 months to 16 July 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.

Presales
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - +26 -
Contract jobs citing Presales 13 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.27% - 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% - 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
County Antrim median daily rate - - £388
Northern Ireland median daily rate - - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

Presales 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 325 456 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 81.86% 85.07% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 387 82
County Antrim median daily rate £450 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +26.92% +51.16%
10th Percentile £275 £291 £127
90th Percentile £538 £488 £454
Northern Ireland median daily rate £443 £413 £325
% change year-on-year +7.27% +26.92% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £17.69 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.87% +4.07% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.68 £14.21 £13.75
90th Percentile £19.28 £20.87 £29.00
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 £17.69 £17.00
% change year-on-year -23.70% +4.07% -31.31%

Presales
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Presales in County Antrim

Presales
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 Presales within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 16 July 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 - 13 - -
Presales
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Presales 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 Presales.

1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) CRM
1 9 (69.23%) SOA
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) Change Management
1 9 (69.23%) Risk Management
1 9 (69.23%) Scrum
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (69.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (69.23%) Kanban
1 9 (69.23%) SDLC
1 9 (69.23%) Service Design
1 9 (69.23%) Customer Requirements
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) SaaS
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF Certification
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared

Presales
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:

Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) CRM Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Consultant
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Change Management
1 9 (69.23%) CRM
1 9 (69.23%) Customer Requirements
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) Kanban
1 9 (69.23%) Risk Management
1 9 (69.23%) Scrum
1 9 (69.23%) SDLC
1 9 (69.23%) Service Design
1 9 (69.23%) SOA
1 9 (69.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (38.46%) TOGAF Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) HP