The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Software in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Software over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Enterprise Application Software
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -24 +5  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Software 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.88% 6.40% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 19.51% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £325 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £373 £375
% change year-on-year +13.28% -0.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -75.55% -  

Enterprise Software is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 106 41 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 46.70% 32.80% 41.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 19 26
Median daily rate £405 £281 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.00% +73.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £81 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £348 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Enterprise Software
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Enterprise Software as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Software in Northern Ireland

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Software in Northern Ireland

Enterprise Software
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Software in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Software in Northern Ireland

Enterprise Software
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 Enterprise Software within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -19 2 £325 +18.18%
Enterprise Software
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Software 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 Enterprise Software.

1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 8 (61.54%) QA
3 8 (61.54%) Manual Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Defect Management
6 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
6 5 (38.46%) Data Validation
6 5 (38.46%) Validation
6 5 (38.46%) JSP
6 5 (38.46%) Servlets
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
7 4 (30.77%) ATG
7 4 (30.77%) J2EE
8 1 (7.69%) EngageOne
8 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.69%) Retail
8 1 (7.69%) Billing
8 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (7.69%) AppManager
8 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (7.69%) .NET
8 1 (7.69%) XML
8 1 (7.69%) XSL
8 1 (7.69%) Unix
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server

Enterprise Software
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 1 (7.69%) EngageOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Java Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JSP
1 5 (38.46%) Servlets
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) JDBC
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Manual Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Defect Management
4 5 (38.46%) Data Validation
4 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) AppManager
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) ATG