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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 49 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.64% 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +129.03%
Continuous Integration
West Midlands

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
544 497 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.32% 70.30% 69.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 309 253
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 2
Average hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 22 (84.62%) TDD
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (76.92%) MVC
3 19 (73.08%) BDD
4 18 (69.23%) Linux
5 17 (65.38%) Python
5 17 (65.38%) Scrum
5 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
5 17 (65.38%) Test Automation
6 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (61.54%) Selenium
6 16 (61.54%) Django
6 16 (61.54%) Subversion
6 16 (61.54%) Flask
7 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
7 15 (57.69%) RESTful
7 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
8 14 (53.85%) Debian
8 14 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (53.85%) Ubuntu
9 13 (50.00%) SOA
9 13 (50.00%) .NET
9 13 (50.00%) Microservices
9 13 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 11 (42.31%) Vagrant
10 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
11 10 (38.46%) TOGAF
12 5 (19.23%) Finance
13 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.54%) CouchDB
3 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) Couchbase
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
2 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (61.54%) Subversion
2 16 (61.54%) Selenium
3 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) Moq
4 1 (3.85%) Hudson
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Python Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Python Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Perl Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Developer
6 1 (3.85%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Django Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Django
1 16 (61.54%) Flask
2 15 (57.69%) RESTful
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (11.54%) Spring
4 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.85%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (3.85%) Catalyst
5 1 (3.85%) Moose
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) iPhone
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Debian
2 14 (53.85%) Ubuntu
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) TDD
2 20 (76.92%) MVC
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (73.08%) BDD
4 17 (65.38%) Test Automation
4 17 (65.38%) Scrum
5 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
6 13 (50.00%) Microservices
6 13 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 13 (50.00%) SOA
7 10 (38.46%) TOGAF
8 3 (11.54%) ATDD
9 2 (7.69%) Open Source
9 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
10 1 (3.85%) Computer Security
10 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
10 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Python
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Go
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft