The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 21 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 13 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.63% 1.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +67.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 263 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.77% 87.38% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 189 238
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £45.22 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.04% +158.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Bedfordshire region.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Luton +9 3 - - 1
Bedford - 3 £450 -
Continuous Integration
East of England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (73.68%) C#
3 21 (55.26%) BDD
4 20 (52.63%) Cucumber
4 20 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 20 (52.63%) Python
4 20 (52.63%) Ruby
4 20 (52.63%) QA
5 18 (47.37%) TDD
5 18 (47.37%) SDET
6 16 (42.11%) .NET
6 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 14 (36.84%) Web Services
7 14 (36.84%) API Testing
8 13 (34.21%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (34.21%) Selenium
9 12 (31.58%) JIRA
9 12 (31.58%) JUnit
9 12 (31.58%) Perl
9 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
9 12 (31.58%) Defect Management
9 12 (31.58%) SpecFlow
9 12 (31.58%) ATDD
9 12 (31.58%) TestNG
9 12 (31.58%) TeamCity
9 12 (31.58%) SoapUI
9 12 (31.58%) JBehave
9 12 (31.58%) WebDriver
9 12 (31.58%) Feature Driven Development
10 10 (26.32%) Jenkins

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 9 (23.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (52.63%) Cucumber
2 13 (34.21%) Selenium
3 12 (31.58%) JBehave
3 12 (31.58%) JIRA
3 12 (31.58%) JUnit
3 12 (31.58%) SoapUI
3 12 (31.58%) SpecFlow
3 12 (31.58%) TeamCity
3 12 (31.58%) TestNG
3 12 (31.58%) WebDriver
4 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 9 (23.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (21.05%) Ant
6 8 (21.05%) Appium
6 8 (21.05%) Calabash
6 8 (21.05%) Maven
7 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Test Automation Engineer
1 12 (31.58%) Test Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Architect
2 9 (23.68%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) Web Services
3 8 (21.05%) Gherkin
4 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (13.16%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
5 5 (13.16%) HTML
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
6 4 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.63%) J2EE
8 1 (2.63%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Linked Data
2 8 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.16%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) BDD
3 20 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 18 (47.37%) TDD
5 14 (36.84%) API Testing
6 13 (34.21%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (31.58%) ATDD
7 12 (31.58%) Defect Management
7 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
7 12 (31.58%) Feature Driven Development
8 10 (26.32%) SOA
8 10 (26.32%) TOGAF
9 9 (23.68%) Business Development
9 9 (23.68%) Document Composition
9 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (23.68%) Presales
9 9 (23.68%) Supplier Management
10 8 (21.05%) Automation Testing
11 7 (18.42%) MVC
12 5 (13.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) C#
2 20 (52.63%) Python
2 20 (52.63%) Ruby
3 12 (31.58%) Perl
4 9 (23.68%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) QA
2 18 (47.37%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Pega