The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 10 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 14 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 11.67% 8.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.73% 9.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £38.88 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +2.30%
Continuous Integration
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 197 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 74.17% 89.14% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 53 54
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 9
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -29.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £30.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.93 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Chester region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
1 13 (81.25%) CentOS
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon S3
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (81.25%) Puppet
1 13 (81.25%) Route 53
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon ELB
1 13 (81.25%) Vagrant
2 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 11 (68.75%) RightScale
3 11 (68.75%) QA
3 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
4 9 (56.25%) Hudson
5 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (43.75%) Maven
6 7 (43.75%) Open Source
6 7 (43.75%) SaaS
6 7 (43.75%) PaaS
6 7 (43.75%) DHCP
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
7 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (18.75%) CSS3
8 3 (18.75%) User Stories
8 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 3 (18.75%) LINQ
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) Java

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 2 (12.50%) Jetty
1 2 (12.50%) nginx
1 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon S3
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (81.25%) Route 53
1 13 (81.25%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (43.75%) SaaS
2 7 (43.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DHCP
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (56.25%) Hudson
3 7 (43.75%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
5 2 (12.50%) JUnit
5 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Ajax
1 3 (18.75%) NHibernate
1 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
1 3 (18.75%) JSON
1 3 (18.75%) LINQ
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) CSS3
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Servlets
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (43.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) DevOps
2 11 (68.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
3 3 (18.75%) User Stories
3 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) JVM Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (68.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Puppet
1 13 (81.25%) Vagrant
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
2 11 (68.75%) RightScale