The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 43 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 15 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.51% 1.11% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 1.41% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +53.84%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
471 495 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.76% 78.70% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 313 266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 13
Median hourly rate £19.61 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.67% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 31 (57.41%) Jenkins
4 26 (48.15%) Configuration Management
5 25 (46.30%) HTTP
5 25 (46.30%) Linux
6 24 (44.44%) Web Services
7 23 (42.59%) PHP
7 23 (42.59%) Git (software)
8 22 (40.74%) HTML
8 22 (40.74%) CSS
8 22 (40.74%) OO
9 18 (33.33%) Scrum
9 18 (33.33%) Subversion
10 17 (31.48%) MVC
11 15 (27.78%) C#
11 15 (27.78%) Unix
11 15 (27.78%) Web Development
12 14 (25.93%) jQuery
12 14 (25.93%) .NET
12 14 (25.93%) Relational Database
12 14 (25.93%) DevOps
13 13 (24.07%) Line Management
13 13 (24.07%) OO PHP
13 13 (24.07%) Mac OS X
13 13 (24.07%) Visualisation
14 12 (22.22%) Web Design
14 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio
14 12 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (22.22%) Puppet

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (5.56%) JBoss
1 3 (5.56%) nginx
1 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.56%) Route 53
2 3 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (46.30%) HTTP
2 10 (18.52%) SSL
2 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 11 (20.37%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (18.52%) MySQL
4 9 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (57.41%) Jenkins
2 23 (42.59%) Git (software)
3 18 (33.33%) Subversion
4 12 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 9 (16.67%) CruiseControl
6 8 (14.81%) Moq
6 8 (14.81%) NUnit
7 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
7 5 (9.26%) JIRA
8 4 (7.41%) Hudson
8 4 (7.41%) PhantomJS
8 4 (7.41%) Selenium
8 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.56%) JUnit
9 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.70%) DbUnit
10 2 (3.70%) Grunt
10 2 (3.70%) jMock
10 2 (3.70%) Maven
10 2 (3.70%) Mockito
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.81%) PHP Developer
5 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Digital Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Integration Developer
8 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (5.56%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) Web Services
2 22 (40.74%) CSS
2 22 (40.74%) HTML
3 14 (25.93%) .NET
3 14 (25.93%) jQuery
4 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET
4 11 (20.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
5 10 (18.52%) Entity Framework
5 10 (18.52%) WCF
6 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (12.96%) Node.js
8 6 (11.11%) REST
9 5 (9.26%) Spring
10 4 (7.41%) Gherkin
10 4 (7.41%) HTML5
10 4 (7.41%) Java EE
10 4 (7.41%) SOAP
10 4 (7.41%) XML
11 3 (5.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) iPad
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Unix
3 13 (24.07%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) Configuration Management
3 22 (40.74%) OO
4 18 (33.33%) Scrum
5 17 (31.48%) MVC
6 15 (27.78%) Web Development
7 14 (25.93%) DevOps
8 13 (24.07%) Line Management
8 13 (24.07%) OO PHP
9 12 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 12 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (22.22%) Web Design
10 9 (16.67%) OOD
10 9 (16.67%) Open Source
11 8 (14.81%) SOLID
11 8 (14.81%) Web Operations
12 7 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (12.96%) Service Management
12 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
13 5 (9.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 23 (42.59%) PHP
3 15 (27.78%) C#
4 11 (20.37%) Ruby
5 10 (18.52%) SQL
6 9 (16.67%) Python
7 8 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.70%) XQuery
10 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Puppet
2 11 (20.37%) Ansible
3 10 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (18.52%) Salt
4 3 (5.56%) collectd
4 3 (5.56%) Kibana
4 3 (5.56%) logstash
4 3 (5.56%) StatsD
4 3 (5.56%) Terraform
5 2 (3.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Rackspace
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.85%) hybris