The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 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 Edinburgh 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 38 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 41 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.19% 0.80% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 1.14% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 4
Average daily rate £375 £400 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £360 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £460 £383
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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
926 525 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.01% 70.28% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 237 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Continuous Integration
Scotland

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 38 (57.58%) Java
2 35 (53.03%) XML
3 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (45.45%) TDD
5 28 (42.42%) Maven
6 27 (40.91%) Spring
7 23 (34.85%) Scrum
7 23 (34.85%) JBoss
8 20 (30.30%) Hibernate
8 20 (30.30%) Jenkins
9 19 (28.79%) SOA
10 16 (24.24%) Workflow
10 16 (24.24%) Linux
10 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 16 (24.24%) JSON
11 15 (22.73%) Java EE
11 15 (22.73%) Drools
11 15 (22.73%) Web Services
12 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
12 14 (21.21%) Hudson
13 13 (19.70%) Waterfall
13 13 (19.70%) SOAP
14 12 (18.18%) DSDM
14 12 (18.18%) HTML
14 12 (18.18%) CSS
14 12 (18.18%) Project Management
15 11 (16.67%) J2EE
15 11 (16.67%) Release Management
15 11 (16.67%) BDD
16 10 (15.15%) REST

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (6.06%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (6.06%) Confluence
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.52%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) HTTP
2 6 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) Informix
3 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Maven
2 20 (30.30%) Jenkins
3 14 (21.21%) Hudson
4 10 (15.15%) JUnit
4 10 (15.15%) Eclipse
5 8 (12.12%) JIRA
6 7 (10.61%) Ant
6 7 (10.61%) Subversion
7 6 (9.09%) TeamCity
8 5 (7.58%) Selenium
9 4 (6.06%) FitNesse
9 4 (6.06%) QUnit
9 4 (6.06%) Jasmine
10 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
10 3 (4.55%) Cobertura
11 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.52%) CruiseControl
12 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Release Manager
4 5 (7.58%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Build Manager
6 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.55%) UI Programmer
7 2 (3.03%) UI Designer
7 2 (3.03%) Designer
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 2 (3.03%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Perl Developer
8 1 (1.52%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.03%) XML
2 27 (40.91%) Spring
3 20 (30.30%) Hibernate
4 16 (24.24%) JSON
5 15 (22.73%) Java EE
5 15 (22.73%) Web Services
5 15 (22.73%) Drools
6 13 (19.70%) SOAP
7 12 (18.18%) HTML
7 12 (18.18%) CSS
8 11 (16.67%) J2EE
9 10 (15.15%) XSLT
9 10 (15.15%) REST
9 10 (15.15%) CSS3
10 9 (13.64%) jBPM
11 8 (12.12%) HTML5
11 8 (12.12%) RESTful
12 6 (9.09%) Backbone.js
12 6 (9.09%) JAAS
13 5 (7.58%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Open Source
2 4 (6.06%) Smartphone
2 4 (6.06%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) TDD
3 23 (34.85%) Scrum
4 19 (28.79%) SOA
5 16 (24.24%) Workflow
6 14 (21.21%) Unit Testing
7 13 (19.70%) Waterfall
8 12 (18.18%) DSDM
8 12 (18.18%) Project Management
9 11 (16.67%) BDD
9 11 (16.67%) Release Management
10 10 (15.15%) BPMN
10 10 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (13.64%) Refactoring
12 7 (10.61%) Web Development
12 7 (10.61%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (10.61%) MVC
12 7 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (10.61%) User Stories
12 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) C#
4 3 (4.55%) SQL
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Puppet
1 6 (9.09%) Vagrant
1 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) JBoss
2 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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