The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 29 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 49 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.01% 2.01% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 2.73% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 10
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£400 £480 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £71.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-43.66% +129.03%
Continuous Integration
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
803 586 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.11% 73.71% 74.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 307 239
Average daily rate £400 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 27
Average hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £14.40 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Cheshire region.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 17 £340 - 2
Chester +1 11 £350 - 5
Warrington -9 9 £463 -5.61% 3
Crewe - 2 £365 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £500 - 1
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) Java
3 32 (39.51%) Jenkins
4 31 (38.27%) TDD
5 28 (34.57%) Git (software)
6 27 (33.33%) Linux
7 26 (32.10%) SDLC
8 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
9 22 (27.16%) HTML
9 22 (27.16%) Python
9 22 (27.16%) Maven
10 20 (24.69%) OO
10 20 (24.69%) Degree
11 19 (23.46%) JSON
11 19 (23.46%) Waterfall
11 19 (23.46%) Hudson
11 19 (23.46%) Software Engineering
12 18 (22.22%) Open Source
13 17 (20.99%) Finance
13 17 (20.99%) Web Services
14 16 (19.75%) SQL
14 16 (19.75%) Puppet
15 15 (18.52%) Perl
15 15 (18.52%) Configuration Management
15 15 (18.52%) DevOps
16 14 (17.28%) Windows
16 14 (17.28%) Route 53
16 14 (17.28%) jQuery
16 14 (17.28%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (17.28%) Amazon S3

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (12.35%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.64%) JBoss
3 5 (6.17%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.94%) Node.js
5 3 (3.70%) Confluence
5 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.23%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.23%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.23%) Apache
6 1 (1.23%) Jetty
6 1 (1.23%) nginx
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (17.28%) Amazon S3
1 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (17.28%) Route 53
2 10 (12.35%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (4.94%) Amazon Glacier
3 4 (4.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (3.70%) SaaS
5 2 (2.47%) PaaS
5 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) HTTP
2 4 (4.94%) DHCP
2 4 (4.94%) DNS
2 4 (4.94%) SSL
2 4 (4.94%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) Network Security
3 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.23%) ATM
4 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) MySQL
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.41%) Big Data
4 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.47%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.23%) Redis
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (39.51%) Jenkins
2 28 (34.57%) Git (software)
3 22 (27.16%) Maven
4 19 (23.46%) Hudson
5 13 (16.05%) Subversion
6 8 (9.88%) JIRA
7 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
8 5 (6.17%) Gradle
8 5 (6.17%) TeamCity
8 5 (6.17%) JUnit
9 4 (4.94%) Eclipse
9 4 (4.94%) TestComplete
9 4 (4.94%) SpecFlow
10 3 (3.70%) Artifactory
10 3 (3.70%) FishEye
10 3 (3.70%) Cactus
11 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.47%) Ant
12 1 (1.23%) Introscope
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (49.38%) Developer
2 14 (17.28%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Consultant
5 7 (8.64%) DevOps Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) Architect
6 6 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.17%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Web Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Administrator
9 3 (3.70%) Integration Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Tools Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (1.23%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.16%) HTML
2 19 (23.46%) JSON
3 17 (20.99%) Web Services
4 14 (17.28%) jQuery
5 13 (16.05%) .NET
5 13 (16.05%) CSS
6 12 (14.81%) XML
6 12 (14.81%) Spring
7 11 (13.58%) WSDL
7 11 (13.58%) HTML5
8 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 9 (11.11%) J2EE
9 8 (9.88%) Ajax
10 7 (8.64%) Servlets
10 7 (8.64%) RESTful
11 6 (7.41%) SOAP
11 6 (7.41%) XHTML
12 5 (6.17%) Java EE
12 5 (6.17%) CSS3
13 3 (3.70%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.70%) Wiki
3 3 (3.70%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Telematics
5 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Tandem
5 1 (1.23%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Linux
2 14 (17.28%) Windows
3 10 (12.35%) CentOS
4 5 (6.17%) Mac OS
4 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.17%) Windows Vista
4 5 (6.17%) AIX
4 5 (6.17%) UNIX
5 3 (3.70%) Android
5 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.27%) TDD
3 26 (32.10%) SDLC
4 20 (24.69%) OO
5 19 (23.46%) Software Engineering
5 19 (23.46%) Waterfall
6 18 (22.22%) Open Source
7 15 (18.52%) DevOps
7 15 (18.52%) Configuration Management
8 13 (16.05%) OOP
9 11 (13.58%) Scrum
9 11 (13.58%) BDD
10 10 (12.35%) Unit Testing
11 9 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
12 8 (9.88%) MVC
13 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
14 5 (6.17%) Migration
15 4 (4.94%) Project Management
15 4 (4.94%) Pair Programming
15 4 (4.94%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) Java
2 25 (30.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.16%) Python
4 16 (19.75%) SQL
5 15 (18.52%) Perl
6 13 (16.05%) C++
7 11 (13.58%) C
8 8 (9.88%) Groovy
8 8 (9.88%) Objective-C
9 5 (6.17%) PHP
10 4 (4.94%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.94%) C#
10 4 (4.94%) Ruby
10 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.94%) PHP5
11 3 (3.70%) XPath
12 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.94%) QEMU
2 4 (4.94%) KVM
3 3 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) Puppet
2 10 (12.35%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.23%) Oozie
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Red Hat
2 9 (11.11%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.88%) VMware
4 5 (6.17%) Perforce
5 4 (4.94%) IBM
6 3 (3.70%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.70%) RightScale
7 2 (2.47%) hybris
8 1 (1.23%) Compuware
8 1 (1.23%) HP
8 1 (1.23%) Apigee
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