The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.06% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+48.75% +8.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 102 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.88% 61.45% 62.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 69 63
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £243 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Continuous Integration
South Wales

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (55.56%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) Puppet
4 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (33.33%) SaaS
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) CMS
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) Subversion
6 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Selenium
6 5 (27.78%) Maven
6 5 (27.78%) Groovy
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
6 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
6 5 (27.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (27.78%) Sitecore
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Scala
7 4 (22.22%) Lync
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
7 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) CMS
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (27.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (22.22%) Lync
3 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 5 (27.78%) Selenium
3 5 (27.78%) Maven
4 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 4 (22.22%) Ant
5 3 (16.67%) CruiseControl
5 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 2 (11.11%) JBehave
6 2 (11.11%) JUnit
7 1 (5.56%) JIRA
7 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (5.56%) Hudson
7 1 (5.56%) Gradle
7 1 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
3 1 (5.56%) Automated Test Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Development Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) Memcached
2 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
3 2 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) GIS
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) CentOS
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Automated Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 4 (22.22%) Release Management
7 4 (22.22%) Document Management
8 3 (16.67%) Workflow
8 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (16.67%) Code Coverage
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) SOA
8 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (5.56%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Groovy
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Scala
4 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) XPath
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
1 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) StatsD
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Sitecore
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) FatWire
5 1 (5.56%) HP