Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Memory Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Memory Management over the 6 months to 17 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.

Memory Management
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 69 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 7 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.58% 1.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.75% - -
UK median daily rate £438 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -7.89% +26.67% -13.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £30.74 £42.50
% change year-on-year +46.41% -27.68% -

Memory 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 365 493 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 82.39% 85.59% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 416 88
Northern Ireland median daily rate £443 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% +26.92% +44.44%
10th Percentile £278 £300 £151
90th Percentile £538 £488 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 10
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 £17.69 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.70% +12.33% -36.36%
10th Percentile £11.14 £14.21 £12.70
90th Percentile £22.80 £20.87 £25.38
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -14.00% +1.01% +15.12%

Memory Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Memory Management in Northern Ireland

Memory Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Memory Management in Northern Ireland

Memory 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 Memory Management within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 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
County Antrim +7 3 £431 +7.75%
Memory Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Memory 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 Memory Management.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Sybase
1 7 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) WF
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (85.71%) Front Office
3 4 (57.14%) Data Management

Memory 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) WF
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
1 7 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sybase