The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 100 94 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 22 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.90% 1.04% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.51% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £418 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £349 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.15% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £32.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+83.07% +32.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1659 2067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.83% 68.81% 65.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 730 800
Average daily rate £375 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 54
Average hourly rate £18.04 £30.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.86% -16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £37.50 £49.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Continuous Integration
South East

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Berkshire region.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +7 7 £270 -
Reading -5 5 £450 +5.88% 12
Newbury - 1 - - 4
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Continuous Integration
South East

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Continuous Integration also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Integration.

1 23 (47.92%) Scrum
1 23 (47.92%) TDD
2 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
3 18 (37.50%) Java
4 17 (35.42%) SOAP
4 17 (35.42%) OO
5 15 (31.25%) SQL
6 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.08%) HTML
7 13 (27.08%) SOA
8 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.00%) BDD
9 11 (22.92%) Web Services
9 11 (22.92%) XML
9 11 (22.92%) Pair Programming
10 10 (20.83%) Linux
10 10 (20.83%) CSS
10 10 (20.83%) .NET
10 10 (20.83%) Open Source
11 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
11 9 (18.75%) RESTful
11 9 (18.75%) C#
11 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.67%) PHP
12 8 (16.67%) MySQL
12 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 8 (16.67%) Maven
12 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (16.67%) TeamCity
12 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Continuous Integration also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Continuous Integration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.58%) Drupal
2 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 3 (6.25%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) PaaS
1 3 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) MySQL
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) DataStage
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 8 (16.67%) Maven
4 7 (14.58%) Subversion
4 7 (14.58%) Hudson
5 5 (10.42%) Behat
5 5 (10.42%) JUnit
5 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.42%) JIRA
5 5 (10.42%) Mercurial
6 4 (8.33%) NUnit
6 4 (8.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (8.33%) PHPUnit
7 3 (6.25%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
8 2 (4.17%) Ant
8 2 (4.17%) RSpec
8 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Front Office
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Games
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) UI Programmer
6 3 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Designer
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Data Integration Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) SOAP
2 13 (27.08%) HTML
3 11 (22.92%) Web Services
3 11 (22.92%) XML
4 10 (20.83%) .NET
4 10 (20.83%) CSS
5 9 (18.75%) RESTful
6 7 (14.58%) REST
7 6 (12.50%) Spring
7 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 6 (12.50%) WCF
8 5 (10.42%) LAMP
8 5 (10.42%) jQuery
8 5 (10.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (8.33%) J2EE
9 4 (8.33%) Ajax
9 4 (8.33%) XHTML
10 3 (6.25%) JSON
10 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
11 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Open Source
2 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.17%) Replication
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Animation
4 1 (2.08%) Wiki
4 1 (2.08%) Online Games
4 1 (2.08%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) DTV
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Scrum
1 23 (47.92%) TDD
2 17 (35.42%) OO
3 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.08%) SOA
5 12 (25.00%) BDD
6 11 (22.92%) Pair Programming
7 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
8 7 (14.58%) OOP
9 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
9 6 (12.50%) Migration
9 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.42%) DevOps
10 5 (10.42%) OOD
10 5 (10.42%) MVC
11 4 (8.33%) AOP
11 4 (8.33%) UML
11 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) Java
2 15 (31.25%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.75%) C#
5 8 (16.67%) Groovy
5 8 (16.67%) PHP
6 7 (14.58%) Scala
7 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.33%) PHP5
9 3 (6.25%) Ruby
10 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.08%) Python
11 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Puppet
2 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) Informatica
3 2 (4.17%) Green Hills
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Apple
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Telerik
4 1 (2.08%) hybris
4 1 (2.08%) Talend
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day excellent salary + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago