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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 23 30 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 55 49 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.12% 5.34% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.54% 6.39% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 7
Median daily rate £425 £388 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -20.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £288 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £532 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.47% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £65.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -38.69%
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
644 767 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.31% 83.64% 75.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 458 310
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 24
Median hourly rate £62.50 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +2 20 £413 +11.86%
Knutsford -2 17 £425 +25.00%
Warrington +1 9 £495 +3.39% 5
Macclesfield - 2 - -
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 111 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (69.50%) Java
3 68 (48.23%) TDD
4 50 (35.46%) Jenkins
5 49 (34.75%) Finance
6 48 (34.04%) Software Engineering
7 45 (31.91%) Test Automation
8 44 (31.21%) SQL
9 42 (29.79%) DevOps
10 41 (29.08%) JavaScript
11 39 (27.66%) ETL
12 35 (24.82%) Talend Open Studio
12 35 (24.82%) Talend
13 34 (24.11%) Oracle
14 33 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
15 32 (22.70%) .NET
16 31 (21.99%) MS Excel
16 31 (21.99%) Code Coverage
16 31 (21.99%) Microsoft
16 31 (21.99%) Degree
17 28 (19.86%) Windows
18 27 (19.15%) Linux
18 27 (19.15%) SpecFlow
19 26 (18.44%) XML
19 26 (18.44%) TestComplete
20 25 (17.73%) JIRA
20 25 (17.73%) Spring
20 25 (17.73%) Scrum
20 25 (17.73%) Analytics
21 23 (16.31%) Git (software)

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 19 (13.48%) WebSphere
2 9 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.55%) CICS
4 5 (3.55%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (3.55%) JBoss
4 5 (3.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (3.55%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.13%) Apache
5 3 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.42%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.71%) Confluence
7 1 (0.71%) nginx
Applications
1 31 (21.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.06%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.80%) Amazon Kinesis
2 11 (7.80%) Amazon S3
2 11 (7.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (4.96%) Veeva
4 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.42%) Engine Yard
5 2 (1.42%) GitHub
5 2 (1.42%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) Internet
2 8 (5.67%) HTTP
3 6 (4.26%) Network Security
4 2 (1.42%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.42%) LDAP
5 1 (0.71%) Firewall
5 1 (0.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.18%) OLAP
1 20 (14.18%) OLAP Cube
1 20 (14.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
3 16 (11.35%) Big Data
4 14 (9.93%) MySQL
4 14 (9.93%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (7.80%) Amazon Redshift
5 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database
5 11 (7.80%) Star Schema
6 5 (3.55%) DB2
7 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.42%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.71%) Informix
9 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (35.46%) Jenkins
2 35 (24.82%) Talend Open Studio
3 33 (23.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (19.15%) SpecFlow
5 26 (18.44%) TestComplete
6 25 (17.73%) JIRA
7 23 (16.31%) Git (software)
8 16 (11.35%) Subversion
9 14 (9.93%) Selenium
10 11 (7.80%) ERwin
11 10 (7.09%) Gradle
12 9 (6.38%) JUnit
13 8 (5.67%) Cucumber
13 8 (5.67%) TeamCity
14 6 (4.26%) ClearCase
14 6 (4.26%) Mockito
14 6 (4.26%) SonarQube
14 6 (4.26%) Vagrant
15 5 (3.55%) Checkstyle
15 5 (3.55%) FindBugs
General
1 49 (34.75%) Finance
2 17 (12.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (8.51%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Law
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Swedish Language
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (53.19%) Developer
2 23 (16.31%) Consultant
3 21 (14.89%) DevOps Consultant
3 21 (14.89%) Senior Developer
4 20 (14.18%) Java Developer
5 18 (12.77%) ETL Developer
6 17 (12.06%) Talend Developer
7 16 (11.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (10.64%) Integration Consultant
9 11 (7.80%) Senior ETL Developer
10 10 (7.09%) Architect
10 10 (7.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (7.09%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Java Engineer
12 6 (4.26%) Software Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Agile Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Database Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Java Software Developer
13 5 (3.55%) Software Engineer
14 4 (2.84%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.70%) .NET
2 26 (18.44%) XML
3 25 (17.73%) Spring
4 20 (14.18%) CSS
5 18 (12.77%) Web Services
6 17 (12.06%) HTML
6 17 (12.06%) J2EE
7 15 (10.64%) JDBC
8 14 (9.93%) SOAP
8 14 (9.93%) WSDL
9 13 (9.22%) jQuery
9 13 (9.22%) XSLT
10 11 (7.80%) HTML5
10 11 (7.80%) Servlets
11 10 (7.09%) Apache Camel
11 10 (7.09%) JSP
12 9 (6.38%) AngularJS
12 9 (6.38%) JSON
12 9 (6.38%) RESTful
13 8 (5.67%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Data Integration
2 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.26%) Digital Media
3 6 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.26%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.55%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (3.55%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.55%) PMI
5 4 (2.84%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.42%) Clustering
6 2 (1.42%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.71%) User Experience
7 1 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.86%) Windows
2 27 (19.15%) Linux
3 3 (2.13%) Unix
4 2 (1.42%) CentOS
4 2 (1.42%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (78.72%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (48.23%) TDD
3 48 (34.04%) Software Engineering
4 45 (31.91%) Test Automation
5 42 (29.79%) DevOps
6 39 (27.66%) ETL
7 31 (21.99%) Code Coverage
8 25 (17.73%) Analytics
8 25 (17.73%) Scrum
9 20 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (14.18%) Dimensional Modelling
9 20 (14.18%) E-Commerce
9 20 (14.18%) Kimball Methodology
10 18 (12.77%) Automated Testing
10 18 (12.77%) Data Modelling
11 14 (9.93%) Waterfall
12 13 (9.22%) Integration Testing
12 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
12 13 (9.22%) SOA
12 13 (9.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (69.50%) Java
2 44 (31.21%) SQL
3 41 (29.08%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.93%) Python
5 11 (7.80%) Ruby
6 9 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.96%) PHP
8 5 (3.55%) Assembly Language
8 5 (3.55%) C++
8 5 (3.55%) COBOL
8 5 (3.55%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.42%) C#
9 2 (1.42%) Lua
9 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.42%) VB
10 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (21.99%) Degree
2 11 (7.80%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.67%) CCEA
3 8 (5.67%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (3.55%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.84%) BC Cleared
6 3 (2.13%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.42%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.80%) Docker
2 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.42%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (11.35%) Puppet
2 11 (7.80%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.84%) Ansible
3 4 (2.84%) Nagios
4 2 (1.42%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.42%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.42%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.71%) Graylog
5 1 (0.71%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.71%) logstash
5 1 (0.71%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.71%) yum
5 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (24.82%) Talend
2 34 (24.11%) Oracle
3 31 (21.99%) Microsoft
4 22 (15.60%) IBM
5 20 (14.18%) Vertica
6 12 (8.51%) SAP
7 8 (5.67%) Citrix
8 7 (4.96%) Concur
8 7 (4.96%) Infor
8 7 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (4.26%) Perforce
10 5 (3.55%) Chordiant
10 5 (3.55%) VMware
11 3 (2.13%) Sun
12 2 (1.42%) BMC
12 2 (1.42%) HP
12 2 (1.42%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.71%) Adobe
13 1 (0.71%) Compuware
Warrington, Cheshire
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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