Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 23 July 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 29 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 57 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 9.74% 3.31% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.40% 4.08% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 5 2
Northern Ireland median daily rate £410 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -1.64% -
10th Percentile £363 £250 £364
90th Percentile £575 £409 £393
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £46.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +15.63% +6.67% -36.97%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 500 196 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 85.47% 80.99% 72.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 96 72
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% +36.84% -32.14%
10th Percentile £300 £163 £113
90th Percentile £488 £475 £499
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 6
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £17.69 £13.50 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.06% -45.45% +76.79%
10th Percentile £14.21 £10.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £20.87 £20.88 £84.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.32%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Northern Ireland

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Northern Ireland

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Northern Ireland

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
County Antrim -3 56 £410 +9.33% 2
Continuous Integration
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 44 (77.19%) Linux
2 42 (73.68%) Java
3 34 (59.65%) Finance
4 32 (56.14%) SQL
5 30 (52.63%) Unix
6 29 (50.88%) OO
6 29 (50.88%) Jenkins
7 28 (49.12%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (47.37%) Node.js
8 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
9 26 (45.61%) Oracle
9 26 (45.61%) TeamCity
9 26 (45.61%) Artifactory
10 25 (43.86%) Sonatype Nexus
10 25 (43.86%) C#
11 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
12 21 (36.84%) Banking
13 20 (35.09%) Front Office
13 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (35.09%) LDAP
14 18 (31.58%) TDD
15 17 (29.82%) Information Security
15 17 (29.82%) Integration Testing
16 16 (28.07%) DevOps
17 14 (24.56%) .NET
17 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
17 14 (24.56%) SDLC
17 14 (24.56%) Relational Database
17 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
17 14 (24.56%) MongoDB

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (1.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.75%) GitHub
4 1 (1.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
1 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
1 14 (24.56%) Relational Database
1 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) KDB
3 2 (3.51%) Kdb+
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 29 (50.88%) Jenkins
2 26 (45.61%) Artifactory
2 26 (45.61%) TeamCity
3 25 (43.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (59.65%) Finance
2 21 (36.84%) Banking
3 20 (35.09%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Java Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.05%) JavaScript Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 9 (15.79%) C++ Developer
5 9 (15.79%) C++/C# Developer
6 8 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Support Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Senior C++ Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Real Time Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Support Specialist
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) Node.js
2 14 (24.56%) .NET
3 3 (5.26%) WPF
4 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.75%) Ajax
5 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.75%) Handlebars
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) J2EE
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) JSON
5 1 (1.75%) Mustache
5 1 (1.75%) REST
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.75%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (49.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Social Network
2 8 (14.04%) Virtual Team
3 7 (12.28%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.28%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.51%) Derivative
5 2 (3.51%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.75%) Equities
6 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 44 (77.19%) Linux
2 30 (52.63%) Unix
3 9 (15.79%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Solaris
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) OO
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.58%) TDD
4 17 (29.82%) Information Security
4 17 (29.82%) Integration Testing
5 16 (28.07%) DevOps
6 14 (24.56%) SDLC
6 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
7 12 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 9 (15.79%) Asynchronous Programming
8 9 (15.79%) Low Latency
8 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
8 9 (15.79%) Performance Improvement
8 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.28%) Refactoring
10 5 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (7.02%) Data Validation
11 4 (7.02%) OOD
11 4 (7.02%) Pair Programming
11 4 (7.02%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) Java
2 32 (56.14%) SQL
3 27 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 25 (43.86%) C#
5 9 (15.79%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 2 (3.51%) Python
6 2 (3.51%) R
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Oracle
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