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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 39 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 22 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.45% 1.25% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 1.57% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 2
Median daily rate £484 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.06% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £418 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.86%

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
512 511 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.38% 79.72% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 333 276
Median daily rate £425 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.18% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 17
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.62 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 47 (69.12%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (57.35%) Jenkins
3 34 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
4 33 (48.53%) Linux
5 31 (45.59%) HTTP
5 31 (45.59%) Git (software)
6 30 (44.12%) Web Services
6 30 (44.12%) PHP
7 26 (38.24%) Subversion
8 23 (33.82%) HTML
8 23 (33.82%) CSS
9 22 (32.35%) OO
9 22 (32.35%) Scrum
9 22 (32.35%) DevOps
10 21 (30.88%) MVC
11 20 (29.41%) Puppet
12 19 (27.94%) Ansible
12 19 (27.94%) C#
12 19 (27.94%) .NET
13 18 (26.47%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (26.47%) Ruby
13 18 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (25.00%) Salt
14 17 (25.00%) MongoDB
14 17 (25.00%) Open Source
14 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 17 (25.00%) SSL
15 16 (23.53%) MySQL
15 16 (23.53%) Python

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 5 (7.35%) JBoss
2 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.41%) nginx
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.41%) Route 53
3 3 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (45.59%) HTTP
2 17 (25.00%) SSL
2 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 16 (23.53%) MySQL
4 13 (19.12%) Relational Database
5 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (57.35%) Jenkins
2 31 (45.59%) Git (software)
3 26 (38.24%) Subversion
4 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio
5 10 (14.71%) CruiseControl
6 9 (13.24%) Moq
6 9 (13.24%) NUnit
7 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
8 5 (7.35%) JIRA
8 5 (7.35%) Selenium
9 4 (5.88%) Hudson
9 4 (5.88%) PhantomJS
10 3 (4.41%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.94%) Grunt
11 2 (2.94%) gulp
11 2 (2.94%) JUnit
11 2 (2.94%) Maven
11 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (1.47%) jMock
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (60.29%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.59%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Senior DevOps
5 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Digital Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Integration Developer
10 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (4.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (4.41%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) Web Services
2 23 (33.82%) CSS
2 23 (33.82%) HTML
3 19 (27.94%) .NET
4 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
4 14 (20.59%) jQuery
5 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (17.65%) WCF
6 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
6 11 (16.18%) Entity Framework
6 11 (16.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (10.29%) REST
8 6 (8.82%) Node.js
8 6 (8.82%) Spring
8 6 (8.82%) XML
9 5 (7.35%) HTML5
9 5 (7.35%) Java EE
9 5 (7.35%) SOAP
10 4 (5.88%) Gherkin
10 4 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.94%) iPad
1 2 (2.94%) User Experience
2 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (48.53%) Linux
2 15 (22.06%) Unix
3 13 (19.12%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (69.12%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 22 (32.35%) DevOps
3 22 (32.35%) OO
3 22 (32.35%) Scrum
4 21 (30.88%) MVC
5 17 (25.00%) Open Source
6 16 (23.53%) Web Development
7 15 (22.06%) Web Operations
8 13 (19.12%) Line Management
8 13 (19.12%) OO PHP
8 13 (19.12%) Visualisation
9 12 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 12 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (17.65%) Web Design
10 11 (16.18%) SOLID
11 9 (13.24%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (13.24%) OOD
12 8 (11.76%) TDD
12 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) JavaScript
2 30 (44.12%) PHP
3 19 (27.94%) C#
4 18 (26.47%) Ruby
5 16 (23.53%) Python
6 12 (17.65%) SQL
7 10 (14.71%) Java
8 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.94%) XQuery
10 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (29.41%) Puppet
2 19 (27.94%) Ansible
3 18 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (25.00%) Salt
5 3 (4.41%) collectd
5 3 (4.41%) Kibana
5 3 (4.41%) logstash
5 3 (4.41%) StatsD
5 3 (4.41%) Terraform
6 2 (2.94%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Rackspace
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.47%) hybris
5 1 (1.47%) IBM