Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Microsoft Windows 8
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 82 -
Rank change year-on-year +38 - -
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 0.29% 0.82% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.92% 1.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
County Antrim median daily rate - £78 -
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £78 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £21.50 - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £21.50 - -

Windows 8 is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 253 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 15.12% 41.48% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 206 13
County Antrim median daily rate £384 £420 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.63% +55.56% +35.00%
10th Percentile £146 £358 £105
90th Percentile £522 £563 £348
Northern Ireland median daily rate £380 £420 £270
% change year-on-year -9.52% +55.56% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.50 £14.89 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.32% +29.46% -34.29%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.64 £10.00
90th Percentile £22.75 £15.82 £17.90
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.25 £14.89 £13.00
% change year-on-year -11.00% +14.52% -25.71%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in County Antrim

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 8 in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 8 in County Antrim

Windows 8
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 Windows 8 within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 19 September 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 +35 1 - -
Windows 8
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows 8
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix