Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 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.

Data Management
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 61 47
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 -22
Contract jobs citing Data Management 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.11% 0.20% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 0.22% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Northern Ireland median daily rate - - £382
UK median daily rate £500 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £25.96
% change year-on-year -26.67% +15.58% -5.62%

Data 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 323 458 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 85.00% 89.98% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 316 223
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £421 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.89% +12.15% +15.38%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £238
90th Percentile £500 £538 £516
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 14
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £18.81 £16.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.27% +28.85% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £36.75 £42.50
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £24.41
% change year-on-year - -1.68% +1.71%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Northern Ireland

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Management in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Northern Ireland

Data Management
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 Data Management within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
County Antrim +24 7 - - 1
Data Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (50.00%) Data Lineage
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) Spatial Data
3 3 (37.50%) Slack
3 3 (37.50%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (37.50%) Master's Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) GIS
3 3 (37.50%) ESRI
3 3 (37.50%) ArcGIS
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA

Data Management
Co-occurring 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 3 (37.50%) ArcGIS
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Geospatial Data
1 3 (37.50%) GIS
1 3 (37.50%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Data Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) GIS Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Data Lineage
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) CAPA
4 1 (12.50%) Ergonomics
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) GMP
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 13485
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ESRI
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft