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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 31 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 46 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.94% 2.57% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 3.24% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 3
Average daily rate £425 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £387 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £34.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+38.68% +3.78%
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
751 587 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.67% 79.43% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 360 343
Average daily rate £425 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Warrington +5 21 £473 +35.00% 4
Knutsford +3 8 £390 - 1
Chester -3 5 £394 +12.50% 1
Wilmslow - 3 £300 - 1
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 60 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (63.44%) Java
3 53 (56.99%) Git (software)
4 45 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 36 (38.71%) HTML
6 35 (37.63%) JSON
6 35 (37.63%) jQuery
7 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
8 31 (33.33%) XML
9 29 (31.18%) CSS
10 26 (27.96%) TDD
10 26 (27.96%) HTML5
11 24 (25.81%) JIRA
12 23 (24.73%) DevOps
13 22 (23.66%) RESTful
13 22 (23.66%) Maven
13 22 (23.66%) Ajax
13 22 (23.66%) Web Services
13 22 (23.66%) Linux
14 21 (22.58%) Unit Testing
15 20 (21.51%) SOAP
16 18 (19.35%) D3.js
17 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
17 17 (18.28%) MVC
17 17 (18.28%) Finance
18 16 (17.20%) SQL
18 16 (17.20%) Hudson
19 15 (16.13%) Underscore.js
19 15 (16.13%) Mustache
19 15 (16.13%) Python

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (6.45%) JBoss
1 6 (6.45%) Node.js
2 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.38%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.30%) Apache
3 4 (4.30%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.23%) CMS
4 3 (3.23%) Drupal
4 3 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.23%) WordPress
5 2 (2.15%) nginx
6 1 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.45%) Amazon S3
3 5 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.38%) Amazon Glacier
3 5 (5.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (5.38%) Route 53
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.60%) Big Data
3 7 (7.53%) MySQL
4 6 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.38%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (4.30%) Redis
6 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.23%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 53 (56.99%) Git (software)
2 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
3 24 (25.81%) JIRA
4 22 (23.66%) Maven
5 16 (17.20%) Hudson
6 11 (11.83%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (9.68%) Subversion
8 5 (5.38%) Selenium
9 4 (4.30%) Ant
9 4 (4.30%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.30%) Gradle
9 4 (4.30%) JUnit
9 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.30%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
10 3 (3.23%) SpecFlow
10 3 (3.23%) TestComplete
10 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
11 2 (2.15%) Mocha
General
1 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (52.69%) Developer
2 26 (27.96%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.20%) Architect
4 15 (16.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (10.75%) HTML Developer
5 10 (10.75%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (9.68%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.53%) DevOps Architect
9 6 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Tester
10 4 (4.30%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Automated Tester
11 3 (3.23%) Integration Architect
11 3 (3.23%) Java Architect
11 3 (3.23%) PHP Developer
11 3 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
12 2 (2.15%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.71%) HTML
2 35 (37.63%) jQuery
2 35 (37.63%) JSON
3 31 (33.33%) XML
4 29 (31.18%) CSS
5 26 (27.96%) HTML5
6 22 (23.66%) Ajax
6 22 (23.66%) RESTful
6 22 (23.66%) Web Services
7 20 (21.51%) SOAP
8 18 (19.35%) D3.js
9 15 (16.13%) Handlebars
9 15 (16.13%) Mustache
9 15 (16.13%) Underscore.js
10 11 (11.83%) .NET
10 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
11 10 (10.75%) Java EE
11 10 (10.75%) Spring
12 8 (8.60%) J2EE
12 8 (8.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.30%) Replication
3 4 (4.30%) Telematics
4 3 (3.23%) Clustering
5 2 (2.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.08%) DTV
6 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.08%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.08%) STB
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
2 12 (12.90%) Windows
3 11 (11.83%) Apple iOS
4 10 (10.75%) Android
5 8 (8.60%) AIX
5 8 (8.60%) Mac OS
6 7 (7.53%) Windows Vista
6 7 (7.53%) Windows XP
7 6 (6.45%) Unix
8 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) TDD
3 23 (24.73%) DevOps
4 21 (22.58%) Unit Testing
5 17 (18.28%) MVC
6 15 (16.13%) Front End Development
6 15 (16.13%) SDLC
7 13 (13.98%) BDD
7 13 (13.98%) OO
7 13 (13.98%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (13.98%) Web Design
8 12 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.75%) OOP
10 8 (8.60%) iOS Development
11 7 (7.53%) Android Development
11 7 (7.53%) Automated Testing
11 7 (7.53%) Data Protection
11 7 (7.53%) Test Automation
11 7 (7.53%) Waterfall
12 6 (6.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (63.44%) Java
2 45 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 16 (17.20%) SQL
4 15 (16.13%) Python
5 14 (15.05%) Groovy
5 14 (15.05%) Perl
6 9 (9.68%) C
6 9 (9.68%) C++
6 9 (9.68%) Objective-C
7 7 (7.53%) C#
8 3 (3.23%) PHP
8 3 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.08%) Ruby
9 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.13%) Degree
3 13 (13.98%) BC Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) CCEA
4 3 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.23%) ISEB
4 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Docker
1 2 (2.15%) vCloud
2 1 (1.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (3.23%) Ansible
3 2 (2.15%) logstash
3 2 (2.15%) Nagios
3 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.15%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.23%) Citrix
3 2 (2.15%) Perforce
4 1 (1.08%) Apigee
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) IBM
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.08%) Rally
4 1 (1.08%) VMware
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago