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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 25 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 44 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.25% 0.30% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 0.40% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
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
572 506 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.25% 76.78% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 322 307
Median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 2016.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.97%) Configuration Management
3 38 (55.07%) OO
4 34 (49.28%) Jenkins
5 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 29 (42.03%) DevOps
7 27 (39.13%) Web Services
8 25 (36.23%) Linux
8 25 (36.23%) HTTP
9 23 (33.33%) PHP
9 23 (33.33%) Java
9 23 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 22 (31.88%) Open Source
10 22 (31.88%) HTML
11 20 (28.99%) CSS
12 18 (26.09%) Scrum
12 18 (26.09%) Subversion
13 16 (23.19%) JBoss
13 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
14 15 (21.74%) RESTful
14 15 (21.74%) Unix
14 15 (21.74%) JSON
15 14 (20.29%) Web Development
15 14 (20.29%) C#
15 14 (20.29%) SQL
15 14 (20.29%) jQuery
15 14 (20.29%) MuleSoft
16 13 (18.84%) Line Management
16 13 (18.84%) API Development
16 13 (18.84%) OO PHP

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 16 (23.19%) JBoss
2 13 (18.84%) Apache ServiceMix
3 10 (14.49%) Mule
4 7 (10.14%) Apache
5 3 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.35%) nginx
5 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.45%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (4.35%) Route 53
2 3 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.90%) GitHub
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (36.23%) HTTP
2 10 (14.49%) SSL
2 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
2 11 (15.94%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (14.49%) MySQL
4 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 34 (49.28%) Jenkins
2 23 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 18 (26.09%) Subversion
4 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
5 9 (13.04%) CruiseControl
5 9 (13.04%) JIRA
6 8 (11.59%) Moq
6 8 (11.59%) NUnit
7 6 (8.70%) JUnit
8 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.80%) Hudson
8 4 (5.80%) Maven
8 4 (5.80%) PhantomJS
9 3 (4.35%) Ant
9 3 (4.35%) Artifactory
9 3 (4.35%) ClearQuest
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (4.35%) Selenium
10 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.90%) Toad
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Developer
2 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 8 (11.59%) Architect
3 8 (11.59%) MuleSoft Developer
3 8 (11.59%) PHP Developer
3 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.70%) MuleSoft Architect
5 5 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (5.80%) Digital Developer
7 3 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Integration Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Tester
7 3 (4.35%) WebOps Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (39.13%) Web Services
2 22 (31.88%) HTML
3 20 (28.99%) CSS
4 15 (21.74%) JSON
4 15 (21.74%) RESTful
5 14 (20.29%) jQuery
6 12 (17.39%) .NET
7 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
7 11 (15.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 9 (13.04%) Entity Framework
8 9 (13.04%) WCF
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (11.59%) Spring
10 6 (8.70%) Hibernate
10 6 (8.70%) Node.js
10 6 (8.70%) REST
10 6 (8.70%) XML
11 5 (7.25%) Struts
12 4 (5.80%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.90%) iPad
2 2 (2.90%) User Experience
3 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) Unix
3 13 (18.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.97%) Configuration Management
3 38 (55.07%) OO
4 29 (42.03%) DevOps
5 22 (31.88%) Open Source
6 18 (26.09%) Scrum
7 14 (20.29%) Web Development
8 13 (18.84%) API Development
8 13 (18.84%) Line Management
8 13 (18.84%) OO PHP
8 13 (18.84%) Release Management
9 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 12 (17.39%) MVC
9 12 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (17.39%) Web Design
10 9 (13.04%) OOD
11 8 (11.59%) Service Management
11 8 (11.59%) Web Operations
12 7 (10.14%) SOLID
13 6 (8.70%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 23 (33.33%) Java
2 23 (33.33%) PHP
3 14 (20.29%) C#
3 14 (20.29%) SQL
4 11 (15.94%) Ruby
5 9 (13.04%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.35%) C++
7 3 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.90%) XQuery
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) OCPJP
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (17.39%) Puppet
2 11 (15.94%) Ansible
2 11 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (14.49%) Salt
4 3 (4.35%) collectd
4 3 (4.35%) Kibana
4 3 (4.35%) logstash
4 3 (4.35%) StatsD
4 3 (4.35%) Terraform
5 2 (2.90%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) MuleSoft
2 10 (14.49%) Rackspace
3 9 (13.04%) Oracle
4 4 (5.80%) WSO2
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.35%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.45%) hybris