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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 11 20
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 41 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 12.54% 8.14% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.96% 9.46% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 5 1
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -  
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 £47.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +8.57%  

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 County Antrim with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 274 74 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 83.79% 86.05% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 38 29
Median daily rate £413 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £21.61 £17.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.11% -31.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -15 39 £415 +10.66%
Continuous Integration
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (82.35%) Linux
2 38 (74.51%) Java
3 28 (54.90%) SQL
3 28 (54.90%) Unix
4 26 (50.98%) Finance
5 25 (49.02%) OO
5 25 (49.02%) Jenkins
5 25 (49.02%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 23 (45.10%) Node.js
8 22 (43.14%) Artifactory
8 22 (43.14%) TeamCity
8 22 (43.14%) Oracle
8 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (41.18%) Sonatype Nexus
10 19 (37.25%) Front Office
11 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
12 17 (33.33%) Information Security
12 17 (33.33%) Integration Testing
13 16 (31.37%) LDAP
13 16 (31.37%) C#
14 15 (29.41%) TDD
15 14 (27.45%) Banking
15 14 (27.45%) .NET
15 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
15 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
16 12 (23.53%) DevOps
16 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
17 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
18 10 (19.61%) MongoDB

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 1 (1.96%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.96%) GitHub
4 1 (1.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
2 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.84%) KDB
3 4 (7.84%) Kdb+
4 3 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Jenkins
2 22 (43.14%) Artifactory
2 22 (43.14%) TeamCity
3 21 (41.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.96%) Babel
5 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.96%) PhantomJS
General
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 19 (37.25%) Front Office
3 14 (27.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.84%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (7.84%) KDB Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Support Specialist
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Support Specialist
10 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) Node.js
2 14 (27.45%) .NET
3 3 (5.88%) WPF
4 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.92%) CSS
4 2 (3.92%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) JSON
4 2 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.92%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) Ajax
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.96%) CSS3
5 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.96%) Handlebars
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) J2EE
5 1 (1.96%) jQuery
5 1 (1.96%) REST
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (49.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.84%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.84%) Social Network
2 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.96%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Linux
2 28 (54.90%) Unix
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 4 (7.84%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) OO
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) Information Security
3 17 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 15 (29.41%) TDD
5 12 (23.53%) DevOps
5 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
7 10 (19.61%) SDLC
8 5 (9.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.84%) Data Validation
9 4 (7.84%) Defect Management
9 4 (7.84%) Low Latency
9 4 (7.84%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.84%) OOD
9 4 (7.84%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.84%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (7.84%) Process Management
9 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) Java
2 28 (54.90%) SQL
3 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 16 (31.37%) C#
5 4 (7.84%) C++
5 4 (7.84%) Perl
6 2 (3.92%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.96%) ES6
7 1 (1.96%) R
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Twitter