The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 3 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 67 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 31.02% 9.52% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.18% 12.70% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 6 0
Median daily rate £385 £269 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
171 63 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 79.17% 75.00% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 26 38
Median daily rate £370 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Belfast region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Belfast region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 35 (38.46%) Java
1 35 (38.46%) SQL
2 28 (30.77%) TDD
3 25 (27.47%) C#
4 24 (26.37%) Python
5 22 (24.18%) Finance
5 22 (24.18%) BDD
6 21 (23.08%) C++
7 19 (20.88%) OOD
8 18 (19.78%) Linux
8 18 (19.78%) Banking
9 17 (18.68%) Multithreading
9 17 (18.68%) Project Management
10 16 (17.58%) MS Project
10 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (16.48%) Degree
11 15 (16.48%) NoSQL
12 14 (15.38%) Front Office
13 13 (14.29%) MVC
13 13 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (13.19%) Migration
14 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
14 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
14 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
14 12 (13.19%) Integration Testing
14 12 (13.19%) Information Security
15 11 (12.09%) Validation
15 11 (12.09%) Data Validation
15 11 (12.09%) .NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (6.59%) Apache
2 4 (4.40%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.20%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.20%) Confluence
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (17.58%) MS Project
2 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.40%) MS Office
4 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.48%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 7 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.40%) KDB
4 4 (4.40%) Kdb+
5 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.10%) QlikView
6 1 (1.10%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.20%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.20%) JIRA
2 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.10%) Ant
3 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 18 (19.78%) Banking
3 14 (15.38%) Front Office
4 9 (9.89%) Law
5 4 (4.40%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Electronics
6 2 (2.20%) Marketing
6 2 (2.20%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (54.95%) Developer
2 30 (32.97%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.58%) Senior Developer
4 12 (13.19%) Lead Developer
4 12 (13.19%) Project Manager
4 12 (13.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.79%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.79%) Architect
6 8 (8.79%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) C++ Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) AWS Architect
9 4 (4.40%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 4 (4.40%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 11 (12.09%) .NET
3 10 (10.99%) Spring
4 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (7.69%) WPF
6 6 (6.59%) jQuery
7 5 (5.49%) CSS
7 5 (5.49%) HTML
7 5 (5.49%) JSP
7 5 (5.49%) Servlets
7 5 (5.49%) Spring MVC
8 4 (4.40%) J2EE
8 4 (4.40%) Node.js
8 4 (4.40%) Spring Boot
9 3 (3.30%) Angular 2
10 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.10%) CSS3
10 1 (1.10%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
3 11 (12.09%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (9.89%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (5.49%) N-Tier
6 4 (4.40%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.30%) Equities
8 2 (2.20%) Derivative
8 2 (2.20%) Social Media
9 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Linux
2 4 (4.40%) Solaris
2 4 (4.40%) Unix
3 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) TDD
2 22 (24.18%) BDD
3 19 (20.88%) OOD
4 17 (18.68%) Multithreading
4 17 (18.68%) Project Management
5 16 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (14.29%) MVC
7 12 (13.19%) Information Security
7 12 (13.19%) Integration Testing
7 12 (13.19%) Migration
7 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
8 11 (12.09%) Data Validation
8 11 (12.09%) Validation
9 9 (9.89%) Defect Management
9 9 (9.89%) Manual Testing
9 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.79%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (8.79%) People Management
11 7 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.69%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.46%) Java
1 35 (38.46%) SQL
2 25 (27.47%) C#
3 24 (26.37%) Python
4 21 (23.08%) C++
5 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.40%) Perl
7 2 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 9 (9.89%) SC Cleared
2 9 (9.89%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) AWS Certification
4 4 (4.40%) PMP
5 2 (2.20%) HND
6 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) Firmware
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.10%) Docker
3 1 (1.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.10%) AppManager
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.10%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) ATG
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle
3 1 (1.10%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.10%) Nokia
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