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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 19 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 3 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.29% 6.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 8.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 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 £383 £355 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £40.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+75.30% +88.37%
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
97 171 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 74.05% 80.28% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 50 52
Average daily rate £320 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 6
Average hourly rate £31.56 £31.56 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £29.60 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 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 17 (94.44%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon S3
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
1 17 (94.44%) Hudson
1 17 (94.44%) Route 53
1 17 (94.44%) Jenkins
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon ELB
1 17 (94.44%) Vagrant
1 17 (94.44%) DevOps
2 16 (88.89%) RightScale
2 16 (88.89%) CentOS
2 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 15 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 15 (83.33%) Firewall
3 15 (83.33%) Maven
3 15 (83.33%) DHCP
3 15 (83.33%) DNS
3 15 (83.33%) Open Source
4 14 (77.78%) SaaS
4 14 (77.78%) PaaS
4 14 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (72.22%) QA
6 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 4 (22.22%) Ruby
6 4 (22.22%) HTTP
6 4 (22.22%) Servlets
6 4 (22.22%) Apache
6 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
1 4 (22.22%) nginx
1 4 (22.22%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon S3
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (94.44%) Route 53
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon ELB
2 14 (77.78%) SaaS
2 14 (77.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
1 15 (83.33%) DHCP
1 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Hudson
1 17 (94.44%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) Maven
3 4 (22.22%) JUnit
3 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Servlets
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) NHibernate
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) LINQ
2 1 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Open Source
2 14 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) DevOps
2 15 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) JVM Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Ruby
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Puppet
1 17 (94.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) RightScale
1 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
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