Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 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.

Memory Management
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £400 -
UK median daily rate £450 £498 £500
% change year-on-year -9.55% -0.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year +23.53% - -

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 299 454 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 86.92% 91.16% 81.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 332 192
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £418 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +14.78% +11.92%
10th Percentile £308 £276 £213
90th Percentile £500 £536 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 19
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £18.06 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.84% +23.08% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.45 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £37.25 £42.50
UK median hourly rate £23.49 £23.04 £23.28
% change year-on-year +1.96% -1.02% +1.20%

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