The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 18 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.48% 3.76% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 5.32% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £406 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -29.57%
Continuous Integration
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 94 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 80.87% 70.68% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 69 47
Median daily rate £390 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £485 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) OrientDB
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (80.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) JMeter
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Lua
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian