The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 12 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.82% 8.82% 12.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 12.24% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Median daily rate £363 £519 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.12% +38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £504 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £560 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Agile Software Development
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 49 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 79.41% 72.06% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 32 54
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £93 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £558 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Northern Ireland region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -4 9 £363 -30.12% 3
County Londonderry - 1 £450 -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) .NET
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) OOP
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (16.67%) Marketing
6 4 (16.67%) User Stories
7 3 (12.50%) QA
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) Social Media
7 3 (12.50%) Python
7 3 (12.50%) Web Services
7 3 (12.50%) Perl
7 3 (12.50%) Banking
7 3 (12.50%) Linux

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.17%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Multimedia
5 1 (4.17%) Electronics
5 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.17%) Publishing
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) Node.js
5 2 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) COM
6 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE
6 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
6 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (4.17%) Derivative
2 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
2 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
3 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) OOP
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) User Stories
4 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) Korn
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) MAPM
1 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.33%) PMP
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Tableau
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