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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 30 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.72% 2.73% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 3.30% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.50% +12.66%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 181 91 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 85.38% 82.73% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 42 46
Median daily rate £400 £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +39.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £109 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £16.81 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.89% +16.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) TDD
3 17 (70.83%) Front Office
3 17 (70.83%) Information Security
3 17 (70.83%) Java
3 17 (70.83%) Integration Testing
4 16 (66.67%) SQL
5 14 (58.33%) OOD
6 13 (54.17%) BDD
7 11 (45.83%) Degree
7 11 (45.83%) Mathematics
8 10 (41.67%) Finance
9 9 (37.50%) Validation
9 9 (37.50%) C#
9 9 (37.50%) Unix
9 9 (37.50%) Linux
9 9 (37.50%) Data Validation
9 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (33.33%) Multithreading
10 8 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
10 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 8 (33.33%) C++
10 8 (33.33%) Python
11 6 (25.00%) Banking
12 5 (20.83%) N-Tier
12 5 (20.83%) OO
12 5 (20.83%) Solaris
12 5 (20.83%) Perl
12 5 (20.83%) KDB
12 5 (20.83%) Kdb+

Continuous Integration
Top Related 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
1 1 (4.17%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.83%) KDB
2 5 (20.83%) Kdb+
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Babel
1 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (4.17%) PhantomJS
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (70.83%) Front Office
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) Java Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 5 (20.83%) KDB Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) JSON
1 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) Ajax
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS3
2 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.17%) Handlebars
2 1 (4.17%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) Mustache
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) REST
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (20.83%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.17%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
1 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 5 (20.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) TDD
3 17 (70.83%) Information Security
3 17 (70.83%) Integration Testing
4 14 (58.33%) OOD
5 13 (54.17%) BDD
6 11 (45.83%) Mathematics
7 9 (37.50%) Data Validation
7 9 (37.50%) Validation
8 8 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
9 5 (20.83%) OO
10 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.17%) Coaching
11 1 (4.17%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 1 (4.17%) Process Management
11 1 (4.17%) SOLID
11 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
11 1 (4.17%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) C++
4 8 (33.33%) Python
5 5 (20.83%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) ECMAScript
7 1 (4.17%) ES6
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Twitter
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