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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 32 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 41 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.15% 3.04% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% 3.59% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 7
Median daily rate £425 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £374 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £540 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -45.77%
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
680 974 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.43% 84.62% 76.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 677 327
Median daily rate £413 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 45
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.33 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -38.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +10 12 £424 +9.35% 1
Warrington +1 8 £575 +13.30% 3
Northwich - 1 £325 -
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 83 (75.45%) Java
2 75 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (55.45%) TDD
4 50 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 42 (38.18%) SQL
6 39 (35.45%) JavaScript
7 33 (30.00%) Spring
7 33 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 32 (29.09%) Test Automation
8 32 (29.09%) E-Commerce
8 32 (29.09%) ETL
9 31 (28.18%) Linux
9 31 (28.18%) DevOps
10 28 (25.45%) Scrum
11 27 (24.55%) Analytics
12 26 (23.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 26 (23.64%) Dimensional Modelling
13 25 (22.73%) Talend Open Studio
13 25 (22.73%) Vertica
13 25 (22.73%) Talend
13 25 (22.73%) OLAP
13 25 (22.73%) Kimball Methodology
13 25 (22.73%) OLAP Cube
14 23 (20.91%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (19.09%) .NET
15 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
15 21 (19.09%) Finance
15 21 (19.09%) Selenium
15 21 (19.09%) AngularJS
16 20 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 12 (10.91%) WebSphere
2 10 (9.09%) CMS
2 10 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.64%) Apache
4 4 (3.64%) JBoss
5 3 (2.73%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.91%) Confluence
7 1 (0.91%) IIS
7 1 (0.91%) nginx
7 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.64%) IaaS
1 4 (3.64%) PaaS
1 4 (3.64%) SaaS
2 3 (2.73%) GitHub
3 2 (1.82%) Engine Yard
3 2 (1.82%) Heroku
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.91%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) Network Security
2 4 (3.64%) HTTP
3 3 (2.73%) Internet
4 2 (1.82%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.82%) LDAP
5 1 (0.91%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 25 (22.73%) OLAP
2 25 (22.73%) OLAP Cube
3 21 (19.09%) SQL Server
4 19 (17.27%) Big Data
5 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.64%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.64%) MySQL
8 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.91%) Informix
10 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.91%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 50 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 25 (22.73%) Talend Open Studio
3 21 (19.09%) Selenium
4 19 (17.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (14.55%) Cucumber
5 16 (14.55%) JIRA
6 15 (13.64%) SpecFlow
6 15 (13.64%) TestComplete
7 13 (11.82%) Git (software)
8 9 (8.18%) Gradle
8 9 (8.18%) JUnit
8 9 (8.18%) Subversion
9 7 (6.36%) Vagrant
10 5 (4.55%) Maven
11 4 (3.64%) SonarQube
11 4 (3.64%) TeamCity
12 3 (2.73%) Eclipse
12 3 (2.73%) Mockito
12 3 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (1.82%) Checkstyle
General
1 21 (19.09%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (6.36%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Law
4 1 (0.91%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (54.55%) Developer
2 27 (24.55%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.64%) Consultant
4 14 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.91%) DevOps Consultant
6 11 (10.00%) Talend Developer
7 10 (9.09%) DBA
7 10 (9.09%) Integration Consultant
8 9 (8.18%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Agile Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.45%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.45%) ETL Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Software Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
11 5 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.55%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Principal Engineer
12 4 (3.64%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.00%) Spring
2 21 (19.09%) .NET
2 21 (19.09%) AngularJS
3 20 (18.18%) CSS
3 20 (18.18%) HTML
4 18 (16.36%) JSON
5 17 (15.45%) HTML5
6 16 (14.55%) RESTful
7 15 (13.64%) XML
8 14 (12.73%) jQuery
9 13 (11.82%) Web Services
10 11 (10.00%) CSS3
10 11 (10.00%) J2EE
10 11 (10.00%) JDBC
11 10 (9.09%) Dropwizard
11 10 (9.09%) SOAP
12 9 (8.18%) Apache Camel
12 9 (8.18%) XSLT
13 8 (7.27%) REST
13 8 (7.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.45%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.64%) Clustering
4 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.73%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.82%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
6 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.91%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.18%) Linux
2 16 (14.55%) Windows
3 5 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (1.82%) CentOS
4 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (55.45%) TDD
3 33 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 32 (29.09%) E-Commerce
4 32 (29.09%) ETL
4 32 (29.09%) Test Automation
5 31 (28.18%) DevOps
6 28 (25.45%) Scrum
7 27 (24.55%) Analytics
8 26 (23.64%) Dimensional Modelling
9 25 (22.73%) Kimball Methodology
10 23 (20.91%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
12 19 (17.27%) Kanban
12 19 (17.27%) Web Development
13 18 (16.36%) Code Coverage
14 15 (13.64%) SDLC
15 14 (12.73%) Configuration Management
16 11 (10.00%) Content Management
16 11 (10.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 83 (75.45%) Java
2 42 (38.18%) SQL
3 39 (35.45%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.00%) Python
5 8 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 7 (6.36%) PHP
7 6 (5.45%) C++
8 5 (4.55%) Ruby
8 5 (4.55%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.73%) C#
10 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.82%) Lua
10 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.82%) VB
11 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (16.36%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) CCEA
2 3 (2.73%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Puppet
2 4 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.73%) Ansible
3 3 (2.73%) Nagios
4 2 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.82%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.91%) Graylog
5 1 (0.91%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.91%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (22.73%) Talend
1 25 (22.73%) Vertica
2 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.18%) Oracle
3 11 (10.00%) IBM
4 10 (9.09%) ATG
4 10 (9.09%) hybris
5 5 (4.55%) Perforce
6 4 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.64%) Tableau
7 3 (2.73%) Citrix
8 2 (1.82%) BMC
8 2 (1.82%) SAP
8 2 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (0.91%) Adobe
9 1 (0.91%) Compuware
9 1 (0.91%) Concur
9 1 (0.91%) HP
9 1 (0.91%) Infor
9 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com