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 3 months to 27 June 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.

Data Management
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing Data Management 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - - 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £430
% change year-on-year +2.27% +2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.09 £31.40
% change year-on-year +11.87% -48.75%  

Data Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 305 84 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 84.96% 82.35% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 44 28
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 £17.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.97% -46.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Data Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) QlikView
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (25.00%) ETL

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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) QlikView
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos