The table below looks at the statistics for Build Forge 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 Build Forge over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Rational Build Forge
Rank 24 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Build Forge 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.92% 1.20% -
As % of the Development Applications category 23.53% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Development Applications Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 12.41% 20.48% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Average daily rate £143 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £393 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Build Forge
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Forge across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Build Forge Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Build Forge
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Build Forge Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Build Forge 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 Build Forge.

1 4 (100.00%) Perforce
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) AccuRev
1 4 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management

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Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing Build Forge 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 Build Forge. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Release Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce
1 4 (100.00%) AccuRev