Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Migration
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 18 14
Rank change year-on-year -52 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing Migration 20 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.18% 7.69% 9.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 9.83% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 4
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +58.19%
10th Percentile £363 £250 £333
90th Percentile £525 £420 £445
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £12.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.67% -12.86%
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +2.94% +11.48% -12.86%

Migration 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 564 234 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 89.81% 78.26% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 137 57
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% +10.77% +1.56%
10th Percentile £303 £140 £102
90th Percentile £500 £438 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -6.56% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £23.75 £35.00 £16.38
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Northern Ireland

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Northern Ireland

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Northern Ireland

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration in Northern Ireland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Northern Ireland

Migration
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 Migration within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -49 17 £400 -
County Londonderry - 2 £400 -
Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Migration 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 Migration.

1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (15.00%) Equities
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Fidessa
6 3 (15.00%) Reuters
6 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
7 2 (10.00%) Forcepoint
7 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Spring

Migration
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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Talend Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Migration Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Migration Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Onboarding Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Exchange Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (10.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Equities
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
1 4 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (15.00%) Fidessa
3 3 (15.00%) Reuters
4 2 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 2 (10.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (10.00%) Talend
5 1 (5.00%) Netezza
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) VMware