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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 49 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 35 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.74% 1.08% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 1.51% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 1
Average daily rate
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£413 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.25 £31.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+110.48% +26.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 730 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.47% 71.36% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 355 333
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £33.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 25 July 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 44 (55.70%) Java
2 39 (49.37%) XML
3 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (43.04%) Maven
5 28 (35.44%) TDD
6 27 (34.18%) Scrum
6 27 (34.18%) JBoss
7 25 (31.65%) Spring
8 23 (29.11%) Web Services
9 22 (27.85%) Waterfall
10 21 (26.58%) JSON
11 20 (25.32%) Linux
11 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
12 19 (24.05%) SOAP
12 19 (24.05%) SOA
12 19 (24.05%) Hibernate
13 18 (22.78%) Java EE
13 18 (22.78%) Unit Testing
13 18 (22.78%) Project Management
13 18 (22.78%) BDD
14 17 (21.52%) RESTful
14 17 (21.52%) Refactoring
15 16 (20.25%) Workflow
16 15 (18.99%) jBPM
16 15 (18.99%) Mac OS X
16 15 (18.99%) Eclipse
16 15 (18.99%) BPMN
16 15 (18.99%) Drools
16 15 (18.99%) Performance Monitoring
17 14 (17.72%) Hudson

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (7.59%) Confluence
2 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) GitHub
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) HTTP
2 4 (5.06%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.53%) Informix
3 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (43.04%) Maven
2 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
3 15 (18.99%) Eclipse
4 14 (17.72%) Hudson
5 12 (15.19%) JIRA
6 11 (13.92%) Selenium
7 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
7 10 (12.66%) Subversion
8 6 (7.59%) TeamCity
8 6 (7.59%) Ant
9 5 (6.33%) JUnit
9 5 (6.33%) Cobertura
10 3 (3.80%) FitNesse
10 3 (3.80%) Zephyr
11 2 (2.53%) CruiseControl
11 2 (2.53%) NCrunch
11 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.53%) QUnit
11 2 (2.53%) Jasmine
12 1 (1.27%) Gradle
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Publishing
4 2 (2.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (62.03%) Developer
2 23 (29.11%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.66%) ScrumMaster
4 8 (10.13%) Lead Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Release Manager
6 6 (7.59%) Build Manager
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Consultant
10 2 (2.53%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Architect
10 2 (2.53%) Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Test Analyst
11 1 (1.27%) Web Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Tester
11 1 (1.27%) Junior
11 1 (1.27%) .NET Developer
11 1 (1.27%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) XML
2 25 (31.65%) Spring
3 23 (29.11%) Web Services
4 21 (26.58%) JSON
5 19 (24.05%) SOAP
5 19 (24.05%) Hibernate
6 18 (22.78%) Java EE
7 17 (21.52%) RESTful
8 15 (18.99%) Drools
8 15 (18.99%) jBPM
9 13 (16.46%) HTML
10 12 (15.19%) CSS
11 11 (13.92%) XSLT
11 11 (13.92%) CSS3
12 10 (12.66%) .NET
13 8 (10.13%) HTML5
14 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
14 7 (8.86%) jQuery
14 7 (8.86%) REST
15 5 (6.33%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Open Source
2 5 (6.33%) FMCG
3 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Linux
2 15 (18.99%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.44%) TDD
3 27 (34.18%) Scrum
4 22 (27.85%) Waterfall
5 19 (24.05%) SOA
6 18 (22.78%) Project Management
6 18 (22.78%) Unit Testing
6 18 (22.78%) BDD
7 17 (21.52%) Refactoring
8 16 (20.25%) Workflow
9 15 (18.99%) BPMN
9 15 (18.99%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (15.19%) DSDM
11 11 (13.92%) Web Development
12 9 (11.39%) Release Management
13 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
13 8 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (10.13%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Management
14 7 (8.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) Java
2 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.39%) C#
3 9 (11.39%) Python
4 4 (5.06%) SQL
5 2 (2.53%) Perl
6 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.27%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.27%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Puppet
1 5 (6.33%) Vagrant
1 5 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) JBoss
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.27%) Twitter