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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 45 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 27.78% 8.33% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.29% 12.50% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 5 2
Median daily rate £385 £450 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +75.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £425 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £515 £291
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
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
124 40 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 76.54% 66.67% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 18 48
Median daily rate £375 £425 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -12.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) Java
3 25 (43.86%) C#
4 23 (40.35%) TDD
4 23 (40.35%) BDD
5 20 (35.09%) Python
6 19 (33.33%) OOD
7 17 (29.82%) C++
7 17 (29.82%) Multithreading
8 16 (28.07%) NoSQL
9 15 (26.32%) Banking
9 15 (26.32%) Degree
10 14 (24.56%) Front Office
10 14 (24.56%) Finance
11 12 (21.05%) Information Security
11 12 (21.05%) Linux
11 12 (21.05%) Integration Testing
11 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (19.30%) .NET
13 10 (17.54%) Validation
13 10 (17.54%) Migration
13 10 (17.54%) Mathematics
13 10 (17.54%) Data Validation
14 9 (15.79%) Equity Derivative
15 8 (14.04%) MVC
15 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
15 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET
15 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
15 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
16 7 (12.28%) RDBMS

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 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) Alfresco
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.51%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
1 2 (3.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.28%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.51%) Big Data
5 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.75%) MySQL
6 1 (1.75%) Power BI
6 1 (1.75%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.75%) QlikView
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.51%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.51%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Ant
3 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 15 (26.32%) Banking
2 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Front Office
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (71.93%) Developer
2 26 (45.61%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Lead Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (17.54%) C# Developer
7 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
8 7 (12.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (10.53%) Architect
9 6 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (7.02%) C# WPF Developer
10 4 (7.02%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (7.02%) WPF Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) C++ Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
12 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
2 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.28%) WPF
4 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (10.53%) Spring
5 5 (8.77%) CSS
5 5 (8.77%) HTML
5 5 (8.77%) jQuery
6 4 (7.02%) Node.js
7 3 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.51%) Angular 2
9 1 (1.75%) CSS3
9 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.75%) HTML5
9 1 (1.75%) J2SE
9 1 (1.75%) JSP
9 1 (1.75%) Kafka
9 1 (1.75%) Servlets
9 1 (1.75%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Mathematics
2 9 (15.79%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.26%) Equities
4 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Derivative
5 2 (3.51%) Social Media
6 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) BDD
1 23 (40.35%) TDD
2 19 (33.33%) OOD
3 17 (29.82%) Multithreading
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.05%) Information Security
4 12 (21.05%) Integration Testing
5 10 (17.54%) Data Validation
5 10 (17.54%) Migration
5 10 (17.54%) Validation
6 8 (14.04%) MVC
7 6 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) Manual Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.02%) UML
10 3 (5.26%) Multithreaded Programming
10 3 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (3.51%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 27 (47.37%) Java
3 25 (43.86%) C#
4 20 (35.09%) Python
5 17 (29.82%) C++
6 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.51%) HND
3 2 (3.51%) MAPM
3 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.51%) PMP
3 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.75%) Nokia
2 1 (1.75%) SAP
2 1 (1.75%) Tableau
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