The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 11.11% 10.43% 8.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.58% 15.58% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
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£375 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £40.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+41.97% +8.73%
Agile Software Development
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 77 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 71.30% 66.96% 55.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 29
Average daily rate £333 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.90% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -1 12 £375 +30.43% 4
Agile Software Development
Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 24 (63.16%) HTML
1 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 24 (63.16%) CSS
2 22 (57.89%) Java
3 21 (55.26%) Eclipse
3 21 (55.26%) Apple iOS
4 20 (52.63%) Web Application Development
4 20 (52.63%) RAD
4 20 (52.63%) MVC
4 20 (52.63%) Mac OS X
4 20 (52.63%) Java EE
4 20 (52.63%) Dojo
5 9 (23.68%) Subversion
6 8 (21.05%) Perl
7 7 (18.42%) Python
8 5 (13.16%) ClearCase
8 5 (13.16%) VBScript
8 5 (13.16%) Linux
8 5 (13.16%) Ant
8 5 (13.16%) Maven
8 5 (13.16%) Perforce
8 5 (13.16%) Ruby
8 5 (13.16%) CruiseControl
8 5 (13.16%) MSBuild
8 5 (13.16%) AccuRev
8 5 (13.16%) Build Forge
9 4 (10.53%) HTML5
9 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
9 4 (10.53%) Active Record
9 4 (10.53%) MongoDB

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.89%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Eclipse
2 9 (23.68%) Subversion
3 5 (13.16%) Maven
3 5 (13.16%) ClearCase
3 5 (13.16%) CruiseControl
3 5 (13.16%) Ant
3 5 (13.16%) Build Forge
3 5 (13.16%) MSBuild
4 4 (10.53%) RubyMine
4 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Banking
1 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Build and Release Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Release Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone Developer
5 1 (2.63%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Python Developer
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Consultant
5 1 (2.63%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) HTML
1 24 (63.16%) CSS
2 20 (52.63%) Java EE
2 20 (52.63%) Dojo
3 4 (10.53%) Sass
3 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) JRuby
3 4 (10.53%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Equities
1 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Apple iOS
2 20 (52.63%) Mac OS X
3 5 (13.16%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) RAD
1 20 (52.63%) MVC
1 20 (52.63%) Web Application Development
2 4 (10.53%) Active Record
3 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
4 1 (2.63%) iOS Development
4 1 (2.63%) DevOps
4 1 (2.63%) Analytics
4 1 (2.63%) User Stories
4 1 (2.63%) OOP
4 1 (2.63%) OO
4 1 (2.63%) Validation
4 1 (2.63%) TDD
4 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 22 (57.89%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) Perl
4 7 (18.42%) Python
5 5 (13.16%) VBScript
5 5 (13.16%) Ruby
6 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.89%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) C#
8 1 (2.63%) C
8 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Perforce
1 5 (13.16%) AccuRev
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.63%) Reuters
3 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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