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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 20 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 15.63% 3.51% 15.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.42% 4.35% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 9
Median daily rate £385 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £500 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.38 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.39%
Agile Software Development
County Antrim

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
103 46 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 80.47% 80.70% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 34 61
Median daily rate £363 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £89 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016, 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 16 (47.06%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) .NET
3 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (26.47%) Finance
6 8 (23.53%) Java
6 8 (23.53%) Banking
7 7 (20.59%) TDD
7 7 (20.59%) WPF
7 7 (20.59%) BDD
7 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.65%) Python
8 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
8 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
9 5 (14.71%) Scrum
9 5 (14.71%) HTML
10 4 (11.76%) Linux
10 4 (11.76%) UML
10 4 (11.76%) OOP
10 4 (11.76%) OOD
10 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
10 4 (11.76%) Spring
10 4 (11.76%) Marketing
10 4 (11.76%) Degree
10 4 (11.76%) MongoDB

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 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
1 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
1 2 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Power BI
5 1 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (2.94%) QlikView
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Marketing
4 3 (8.82%) Front Office
5 2 (5.88%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.94%) Electronics
6 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) C# Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.76%) WPF Developer
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (20.59%) WPF
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
5 4 (11.76%) HTML5
5 4 (11.76%) Spring
6 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.82%) Node.js
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (5.88%) CSS
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.94%) Angular 2
8 1 (2.94%) COM
8 1 (2.94%) CSS3
8 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.88%) Social Media
1 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.94%) Derivative
2 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) MVC
2 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (20.59%) BDD
3 7 (20.59%) TDD
4 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
4 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 4 (11.76%) OOD
6 4 (11.76%) OOP
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.76%) UML
6 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security
7 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.82%) User Stories
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) Java
4 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) C++
6 3 (8.82%) Perl
7 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.94%) Korn
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MAPM
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau
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