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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 17 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.06% 12.00% 8.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.18% 18.00% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Median daily rate £369 £513 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.04% +93.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +11.11%
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
112 50 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 79.43% 66.67% 87.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 28 47
Median daily rate £315 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £112 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 -2 15 £363 -29.26% 8
County Londonderry - 1 £450 -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 9 (32.14%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) HTML5
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (21.43%) MVC
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) Banking
6 6 (21.43%) Marketing
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (17.86%) Derivative
7 5 (17.86%) Coaching
7 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) Java
8 4 (14.29%) OOP
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 4 (14.29%) User Stories
8 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.71%) QA
9 3 (10.71%) Web Development
9 3 (10.71%) TDD
9 3 (10.71%) Linux
9 3 (10.71%) Python
9 3 (10.71%) Perl

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 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Power BI
3 1 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (3.57%) QlikView
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Designer
3 5 (17.86%) Web Designer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) UI Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Web UI Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) HTML5
3 7 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) Node.js
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) COM
6 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Derivative
2 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) Coaching
5 4 (14.29%) OOP
5 4 (14.29%) User Stories
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.57%) Defect Management
8 1 (3.57%) DevOps
8 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) Korn
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) R
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) MAPM
1 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.14%) PMP
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Tableau
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