Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 28 24
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 16 65 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.82% 11.61% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 13.40% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 64 5
Belfast median daily rate £460 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.20% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £403 £363 £250
90th Percentile £600 £556 £409
County Antrim median daily rate £460 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +12.20% +9.33% -
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 270 485 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 81.33% 86.61% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 414 88
Belfast median daily rate £432 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% +30.95% +26.00%
10th Percentile £263 £306 £111
90th Percentile £518 £496 £443
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £413 £315
% change year-on-year +4.61% +30.95% +26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 14
Belfast median hourly rate £37.25 £16.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.81% +1.59% -10.00%
10th Percentile £17.28 £13.91 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £20.49 £18.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £37.25 £16.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +132.81% +12.28% -18.57%

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 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Belfast

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Kafka
2 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) WPF
5 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 6 (37.50%) JUnit
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) Front Office
5 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 6 (37.50%) Akka
5 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
5 6 (37.50%) SOLID
5 6 (37.50%) Zuul
6 5 (31.25%) npm
6 5 (31.25%) Yarn
6 5 (31.25%) Java 8
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (31.25%) ES6
6 5 (31.25%) Redux
6 5 (31.25%) Garbage Collection

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 (18.75%) Apache Spark
1 3 (18.75%) Confluence
1 3 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) npm
1 5 (31.25%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (18.75%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 5 (31.25%) Maven
4 4 (25.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Front Office
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Ab Initio Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Talend Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Kafka
2 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) WPF
3 6 (37.50%) Akka
3 6 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
3 6 (37.50%) Zuul
4 5 (31.25%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) React
4 5 (31.25%) Redux
4 5 (31.25%) REST
5 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (18.75%) Equities
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (37.50%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) SOLID
2 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Garbage Collection
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
4 4 (25.00%) OOP
5 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (12.50%) ETL
6 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
1 8 (50.00%) Java
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) ES6
3 5 (31.25%) Java 8
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) TypeScript
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) FXall
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) Reuters
2 3 (18.75%) Ab Initio
2 3 (18.75%) Talend
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.25%) DevExpress