The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 45 43 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 11 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.59% 1.29% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 1.79% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Average daily rate £328 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+29.25% +11.36%
Continuous Integration
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
370 223 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.26% 71.70% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 168 134
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £97.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 52 (85.25%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (65.57%) HTML
3 39 (63.93%) Scrum
4 38 (62.30%) CSS
5 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
6 34 (55.74%) Web Services
7 33 (54.10%) OO
7 33 (54.10%) TDD
8 32 (52.46%) jQuery
8 32 (52.46%) Jenkins
9 30 (49.18%) Software Engineering
10 28 (45.90%) Ajax
11 27 (44.26%) SOAP
11 27 (44.26%) MVC
12 26 (42.62%) .NET
13 25 (40.98%) C#
13 25 (40.98%) SQL
14 22 (36.07%) Java
15 21 (34.43%) XML
16 20 (32.79%) XSLT
16 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
16 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
17 19 (31.15%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
18 18 (29.51%) IIS
19 16 (26.23%) Software Testing
19 16 (26.23%) Subversion
19 16 (26.23%) JIRA
19 16 (26.23%) Regression Testing
19 16 (26.23%) Hudson

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (29.51%) IIS
2 6 (9.84%) Confluence
3 4 (6.56%) Node.js
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) JBoss
5 1 (1.64%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) GitHub
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 4 (6.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.20%) Neo4j
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (52.46%) Jenkins
2 19 (31.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (29.51%) Git (software)
4 16 (26.23%) Hudson
4 16 (26.23%) JIRA
4 16 (26.23%) Subversion
5 13 (21.31%) Selenium
6 12 (19.67%) Cucumber
6 12 (19.67%) TeamCity
7 11 (18.03%) Jasmine
7 11 (18.03%) QUnit
7 11 (18.03%) Sinon.JS
8 8 (13.11%) Trac
9 7 (11.48%) Mercurial
9 7 (11.48%) SpecFlow
10 6 (9.84%) Maven
11 5 (8.20%) Geb
11 5 (8.20%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (8.20%) Spock
11 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (78.69%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) .NET Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (14.75%) SQL Developer
5 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Agile Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (8.20%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.92%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (65.57%) HTML
2 38 (62.30%) CSS
3 34 (55.74%) Web Services
4 32 (52.46%) jQuery
5 28 (45.90%) Ajax
6 27 (44.26%) SOAP
7 26 (42.62%) .NET
8 21 (34.43%) XML
9 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET
9 20 (32.79%) XSLT
10 15 (24.59%) XForms
11 14 (22.95%) Spring
12 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
12 12 (19.67%) REST
13 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (18.03%) Gherkin
13 11 (18.03%) HTML5
13 11 (18.03%) RequireJS
14 10 (16.39%) CSS3
14 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) W3C
3 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.92%) NHS
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Android
2 7 (11.48%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.20%) Windows
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (85.25%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (63.93%) Scrum
3 33 (54.10%) OO
3 33 (54.10%) TDD
4 30 (49.18%) Software Engineering
5 27 (44.26%) MVC
6 16 (26.23%) Regression Testing
6 16 (26.23%) Software Testing
7 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
7 15 (24.59%) DevOps
7 15 (24.59%) UML
8 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
9 12 (19.67%) BDD
10 9 (14.75%) OOP
11 8 (13.11%) Analytics
12 7 (11.48%) Configuration Management
12 7 (11.48%) SDLC
12 7 (11.48%) SOA
12 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
13 6 (9.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.98%) C#
2 25 (40.98%) SQL
3 22 (36.07%) Java
4 14 (22.95%) XPath
5 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
6 5 (8.20%) PHP
6 5 (8.20%) Python
6 5 (8.20%) Ruby
7 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.64%) Perl
9 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) HND
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Ansible
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Nagios
2 1 (1.64%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Atlassian
3 5 (8.20%) Twitter
4 2 (3.28%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.28%) New Relic
4 2 (3.28%) Rackspace