The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 31 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+48.75% +8.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 112 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.59% 74.17% 48.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 28 14
Average daily rate £350 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Continuous Integration
Cheshire

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 18 April 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 23 (67.65%) Configuration Management
2 21 (61.76%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (61.76%) Amazon S3
2 21 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (61.76%) Puppet
2 21 (61.76%) Hudson
2 21 (61.76%) Route 53
2 21 (61.76%) Jenkins
2 21 (61.76%) Amazon ELB
2 21 (61.76%) Vagrant
3 20 (58.82%) Open Source
3 20 (58.82%) CentOS
3 20 (58.82%) Red Hat
3 20 (58.82%) Firewall
3 20 (58.82%) Maven
3 20 (58.82%) DHCP
3 20 (58.82%) DNS
4 18 (52.94%) RightScale
5 15 (44.12%) Java
6 13 (38.24%) SQL
6 13 (38.24%) TDD
7 12 (35.29%) QA
8 10 (29.41%) HTML
8 10 (29.41%) CSS
8 10 (29.41%) CSS3
8 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (26.47%) SaaS
9 9 (26.47%) PaaS
9 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
9 9 (26.47%) JUnit

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (26.47%) WebSphere
2 8 (23.53%) Apache
3 7 (20.59%) Jetty
3 7 (20.59%) nginx
3 7 (20.59%) OpenStack
3 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (61.76%) Amazon EC2
1 21 (61.76%) Amazon S3
1 21 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (61.76%) Route 53
1 21 (61.76%) Amazon ELB
2 9 (26.47%) SaaS
2 9 (26.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) Firewall
1 20 (58.82%) DHCP
1 20 (58.82%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
1 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Hudson
1 21 (61.76%) Jenkins
2 20 (58.82%) Maven
3 9 (26.47%) Cucumber
3 9 (26.47%) JUnit
4 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.82%) Subversion
6 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.88%) JIRA
6 2 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
1 10 (29.41%) CSS
1 10 (29.41%) CSS3
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) Servlets
2 8 (23.53%) HTML5
2 8 (23.53%) JSON
3 6 (17.65%) Ajax
3 6 (17.65%) RESTful
4 5 (14.71%) LINQ
4 5 (14.71%) jQuery
4 5 (14.71%) NHibernate
4 5 (14.71%) Spring
5 3 (8.82%) Play Framework
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) XSLT
6 2 (5.88%) WSDL
6 2 (5.88%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Open Source
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) RIA
4 1 (2.94%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) CentOS
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Configuration Management
2 13 (38.24%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Pair Programming
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Refactoring
5 7 (20.59%) Performance Testing
5 7 (20.59%) JVM Tuning
6 5 (14.71%) User Stories
6 5 (14.71%) MVC
7 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.82%) ETL
9 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (5.88%) Web Development
9 2 (5.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
4 7 (20.59%) Ruby
5 5 (14.71%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.94%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 21 (61.76%) Puppet
1 21 (61.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 18 (52.94%) RightScale
3 2 (5.88%) Perforce
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) hybris
4 1 (2.94%) Vertica
4 1 (2.94%) ATG
Chester, Cheshire
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Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per annum
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