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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 20 21 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.39% 2.90% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 3.54% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £388 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -5.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +9.09%
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
99 113 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.90% 81.88% 89.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 70 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £288 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £42.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -35.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.42 £13.50 £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (37.50%) Big Data
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
6 2 (25.00%) Replication
6 2 (25.00%) SOA
6 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (25.00%) Route 53
6 2 (25.00%) BDD
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (25.00%) REST
6 2 (25.00%) Redis
6 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (25.00%) Android

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (25.00%) Route 53
4 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Checkstyle
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) FindBugs
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (25.00%) SOA Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) JDBC
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Spring Security
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Telematics
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (12.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Perforce