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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 57 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 9 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% 1.94% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.58% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 0
Median daily rate £442 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.79%
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
609 619 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.19% 74.94% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 420 254
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
4 7 (43.75%) J2EE
4 7 (43.75%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (18.75%) Artifactory
8 3 (18.75%) Apache CXF
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (18.75%) ClearQuest
8 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (18.75%) Sun Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Maven
8 3 (18.75%) JIRA
8 3 (18.75%) VB
8 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL

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 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle OWB
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
2 3 (18.75%) Artifactory
2 3 (18.75%) ClearQuest
2 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) PVCS
2 3 (18.75%) Toad
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Development Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Application Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
6 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Spring
2 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
2 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) Apache CXF
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) JSP
4 3 (18.75%) Servlets
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) JPA
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) OC4J
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
5 2 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (18.75%) OOP
6 3 (18.75%) UML
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) OOD
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Sun Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (12.50%) hybris
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) New Relic
3 1 (6.25%) VMware