The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration 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 Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 17 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.97% 0.88% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.16% 1.18%
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 £41.25 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.79%
Continuous Integration
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
84 86 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 81.55% 75.44% 72.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 31
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £150 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) New Relic
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) .NET

Continuous Integration
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) New Relic