Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 November 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.

Continuous Integration
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 21 24
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 +7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 62 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 10.46% 6.52% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.63% 8.29% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 16 3
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £374 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -12.00% +198.25%
10th Percentile £363 £294 £413
90th Percentile £575 £403 £448
Northern Ireland median daily rate £420 £374 £425
% change year-on-year +12.30% -12.00% +198.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland 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 County Antrim with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 533 217 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 89.88% 78.62% 71.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 128 52
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +8.53% +2.38%
10th Percentile £303 £138 £100
90th Percentile £501 £425 £525
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +14.58% +10.77% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 2
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £13.63 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.75% -10.66% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £23.75 £35.15 £16.38
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year -1.75% -6.56% +17.31%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in County Antrim

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in County Antrim

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in County Antrim over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in County Antrim

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -5 61 £415 +10.96% 3
Continuous Integration
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 42 (67.74%) Finance
2 35 (56.45%) Linux
2 35 (56.45%) Java
3 30 (48.39%) C#
4 29 (46.77%) TDD
5 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
6 26 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (37.10%) Unix
7 23 (37.10%) Banking
7 23 (37.10%) Multithreading
7 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
7 23 (37.10%) Low Latency
8 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (35.48%) Front Office
8 22 (35.48%) OO
9 21 (33.87%) C++
9 21 (33.87%) Visual Studio
9 21 (33.87%) Jenkins
9 21 (33.87%) Performance Improvement
9 21 (33.87%) Asynchronous Programming
10 18 (29.03%) Oracle
10 18 (29.03%) TeamCity
11 17 (27.42%) Integration Testing
11 17 (27.42%) SQL
12 16 (25.81%) Node.js
12 16 (25.81%) Artifactory
13 15 (24.19%) Refactoring
13 15 (24.19%) Information Security
13 15 (24.19%) Sonatype Nexus
13 15 (24.19%) npm

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 2 (3.23%) JBoss
1 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) npm
2 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) LDAP
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.13%) MongoDB
3 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Big Data
5 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.23%) Hazelcast
5 2 (3.23%) MySQL
5 2 (3.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Jenkins
1 21 (33.87%) Visual Studio
2 18 (29.03%) TeamCity
3 16 (25.81%) Artifactory
4 15 (24.19%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.23%) Ant
6 2 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
6 2 (3.23%) Gradle
6 2 (3.23%) Hudson
6 2 (3.23%) JBehave
6 2 (3.23%) JIRA
6 2 (3.23%) JUnit
6 2 (3.23%) LoadUI
6 2 (3.23%) Mockito
6 2 (3.23%) Selenium
6 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (67.74%) Finance
2 23 (37.10%) Banking
3 22 (35.48%) Front Office
4 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) C# Developer
3 19 (30.65%) Java Developer
4 17 (27.42%) C++ Developer
4 17 (27.42%) C++/C# Developer
5 16 (25.81%) Senior Developer
6 13 (20.97%) Senior C# Developer
6 13 (20.97%) Senior C++ Developer
7 8 (12.90%) JavaScript Engineer
8 7 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Real Time Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) C Developer
10 4 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) Node.js Developer
12 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (3.23%) Support Specialist
12 2 (3.23%) Technical Specialist
12 2 (3.23%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) Node.js
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) Spring
3 3 (4.84%) RESTful
4 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
4 2 (3.23%) CSS
4 2 (3.23%) EclipseLink
4 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.23%) HTML
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) iBATIS
4 2 (3.23%) Java EE
4 2 (3.23%) JMS
4 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.23%) LESS
4 2 (3.23%) Sass
4 2 (3.23%) SOAP
4 2 (3.23%) Spring Boot
4 2 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (24.19%) Data Structures
3 9 (14.52%) Derivative
4 4 (6.45%) Social Network
4 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.23%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.61%) Equities
7 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 35 (56.45%) Linux
2 23 (37.10%) Unix
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) TDD
2 23 (37.10%) Low Latency
2 23 (37.10%) Multithreading
2 23 (37.10%) Test Automation
3 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) OO
4 21 (33.87%) Asynchronous Programming
4 21 (33.87%) Performance Improvement
5 17 (27.42%) Integration Testing
6 15 (24.19%) Information Security
6 15 (24.19%) Refactoring
7 14 (22.58%) Mentoring
8 12 (19.35%) DevOps
9 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
10 8 (12.90%) SDLC
11 4 (6.45%) Pair Programming
12 3 (4.84%) Continuous Delivery
13 2 (3.23%) Front End Development
13 2 (3.23%) Identity Access Management
13 2 (3.23%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) Java
2 30 (48.39%) C#
3 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
4 21 (33.87%) C++
5 17 (27.42%) SQL
6 6 (9.68%) R
7 4 (6.45%) C
8 2 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.23%) Ansible
2 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.61%) Graylog
3 1 (1.61%) Nagios
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
3 1 (1.61%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) CA Agile Central