The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank - 22 23
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.96% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.28% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -0.79%
Continuous Integration
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
73 78 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 82.95% 75.00% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 22
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £150 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Continuous Integration
Top 18 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) New Relic
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) ELK Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) New Relic