Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Continuous Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Integration over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Continuous Integration
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 32 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 -14 +5
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 11 63 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 3.30% 10.61% 6.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 11.75% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 58 15
Belfast median daily rate £493 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.12% +9.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £414 £363 £285
90th Percentile £556 £562 £403
County Antrim median daily rate £493 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +20.12% +9.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median hourly rate - - -
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Integration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 285 536 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 85.59% 90.24% 80.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 427 120
Belfast median daily rate £412 £413 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +22.59% +4.34%
10th Percentile £275 £310 £160
90th Percentile £525 £501 £426
County Antrim median daily rate £412 £413 £337
% change year-on-year -0.12% +22.59% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Belfast median hourly rate £34.00 £14.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.86% -1.75% -6.56%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.45 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £23.75 £18.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% +7.69% -14.75%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Belfast

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Integration in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Belfast

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Belfast over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Belfast

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) Kafka
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) Confluence
5 3 (27.27%) Ansible
5 3 (27.27%) Docker
5 3 (27.27%) Salt
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
5 3 (27.27%) Talend
5 3 (27.27%) Spark SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Puppet
5 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
1 3 (27.27%) Confluence
1 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) npm
2 1 (9.09%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Spark SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) TeamCity
3 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Maven
5 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Ab Initio Developer
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Talend Developer
3 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (36.36%) Kafka
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (9.09%) Index Arbitrage
6 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) ES6
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Java 8
5 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
1 3 (27.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Ab Initio
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Talend
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO