The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 England 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 81 102 162
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +60
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 1093 892 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.21% 1.92% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 2.62% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 622 429
Average daily rate
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£420 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 £30.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% +22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £30.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.70 £46.00 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.25 £31.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+110.48% +26.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36754 34094 37574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.30% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23188 21156 22089
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1082 994 1361
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Continuous Integration
UK

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in England

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in England

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in England

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the England region.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in England

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 697 £450 - 182
South East +3 138 £375 -3.22% 69
South West +32 88 £375 +20.96% 30
East of England -26 56 £400 - 22
Yorkshire +11 35 £315 +152.00% 31
North West -7 33 £424 +21.07% 26
West Midlands 0 32 £350 +7.69% 7
East Midlands -36 9 £363 +11.53% 9
North East - 3 £375 - 6
Continuous Integration
UK

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1024 (48.03%) TDD
2 930 (43.62%) Java
3 887 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
4 770 (36.12%) Scrum
5 677 (31.75%) JavaScript
6 627 (29.41%) HTML
7 590 (27.67%) Linux
8 573 (26.88%) SQL
9 530 (24.86%) .NET
10 517 (24.25%) C#
11 487 (22.84%) Git (software)
12 482 (22.61%) Jenkins
13 481 (22.56%) BDD
14 477 (22.37%) Web Services
15 472 (22.14%) CSS
16 371 (17.40%) XML
17 364 (17.07%) MVC
18 359 (16.84%) Subversion
19 358 (16.79%) OO
20 348 (16.32%) DevOps
21 342 (16.04%) Maven
22 335 (15.71%) Oracle
23 329 (15.43%) Ruby
24 317 (14.87%) jQuery
25 312 (14.63%) Puppet
26 306 (14.35%) Python
27 301 (14.12%) Finance
28 300 (14.07%) SQL Server
28 300 (14.07%) TeamCity
29 285 (13.37%) Open Source

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 175 (8.21%) Apache
2 113 (5.30%) Tomcat
3 102 (4.78%) CMS
3 102 (4.78%) Node.js
4 101 (4.74%) WebLogic
5 74 (3.47%) Confluence
6 61 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 53 (2.49%) nginx
8 52 (2.44%) Umbraco
9 49 (2.30%) IIS
10 48 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
11 32 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
12 30 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 29 (1.36%) Adobe CQ
13 29 (1.36%) Apache Solr
14 23 (1.08%) Drupal
15 21 (0.98%) SharePoint
16 20 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
17 17 (0.80%) Jetty
18 14 (0.66%) OpenStack
Applications
1 62 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.80%) MS Office
3 14 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.19%) MS Project
6 2 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.047%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.047%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 28 (1.31%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.23%) Magento
6 4 (0.19%) ION MarketView
6 4 (0.19%) RMDS
7 2 (0.094%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.047%) Global One
8 1 (0.047%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.047%) AquaLogic BPM
8 1 (0.047%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 93 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
3 43 (2.02%) PaaS
4 40 (1.88%) Amazon S3
5 38 (1.78%) SaaS
6 37 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
7 31 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
8 29 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 29 (1.36%) Route 53
9 18 (0.84%) GitHub
10 14 (0.66%) IaaS
11 7 (0.33%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.23%) Force.com
12 5 (0.23%) Joyent
13 2 (0.094%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.094%) Heroku
13 2 (0.094%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.047%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.047%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.047%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 148 (6.94%) HTTP
2 70 (3.28%) Firewall
3 65 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 65 (3.05%) SSL
4 58 (2.72%) Internet
5 52 (2.44%) DNS
6 33 (1.55%) VPN
7 32 (1.50%) LDAP
8 30 (1.41%) DHCP
9 25 (1.17%) LAN
9 25 (1.17%) WAN
10 21 (0.98%) Network Security
11 19 (0.89%) IPsec
12 15 (0.70%) IPv6
13 13 (0.61%) BGP
14 12 (0.56%) EIGRP
14 12 (0.56%) OSPF
15 10 (0.47%) SAN
16 9 (0.42%) HTTPS
17 7 (0.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 203 (9.52%) MySQL
3 181 (8.49%) Relational Database
4 173 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 152 (7.13%) MongoDB
6 93 (4.36%) Oracle Database
7 88 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 61 (2.86%) Big Data
9 57 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
10 53 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 51 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 51 (2.39%) RDBMS
12 46 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
13 44 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
14 37 (1.74%) SSDT
15 35 (1.64%) RavenDB
16 31 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 31 (1.45%) CouchDB
17 29 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
18 28 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 487 (22.84%) Git (software)
2 482 (22.61%) Jenkins
3 359 (16.84%) Subversion
4 342 (16.04%) Maven
5 300 (14.07%) TeamCity
6 275 (12.90%) Selenium
7 236 (11.07%) Cucumber
8 223 (10.46%) Hudson
9 207 (9.71%) JUnit
10 184 (8.63%) JIRA
11 167 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 164 (7.69%) Visual Studio
13 119 (5.58%) WebDriver
14 116 (5.44%) Ant
15 86 (4.03%) Mercurial
16 82 (3.85%) NUnit
17 68 (3.19%) CruiseControl
18 67 (3.14%) Mockito
19 65 (3.05%) MSBuild
20 63 (2.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 301 (14.12%) Finance
2 152 (7.13%) Banking
3 89 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 79 (3.71%) Retail
5 70 (3.28%) Back Office
6 64 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 51 (2.39%) Front Office
8 44 (2.06%) Marketing
9 32 (1.50%) Games
10 24 (1.13%) Advertising
11 19 (0.89%) Publishing
12 18 (0.84%) Electronics
13 17 (0.80%) Legal
14 12 (0.56%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.42%) Automotive
16 6 (0.28%) International Banking
17 5 (0.23%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.23%) Billing
18 4 (0.19%) Military
18 4 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 1162 (54.50%) Developer
2 283 (13.27%) Java Developer
3 181 (8.49%) .NET Developer
4 178 (8.35%) Senior Developer
5 175 (8.21%) DevOps Engineer
6 123 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 107 (5.02%) C# Developer
8 90 (4.22%) Tester
9 88 (4.13%) Architect
10 73 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
11 70 (3.28%) Analyst
12 69 (3.24%) Web Developer
12 69 (3.24%) Front-End Developer
13 66 (3.10%) Python Developer
13 66 (3.10%) PHP Developer
14 59 (2.77%) C# .NET Developer
15 49 (2.30%) iOS Developer
15 49 (2.30%) Test Analyst
16 46 (2.16%) Release Engineer
17 45 (2.11%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 627 (29.41%) HTML
2 530 (24.86%) .NET
3 477 (22.37%) Web Services
4 472 (22.14%) CSS
5 371 (17.40%) XML
6 317 (14.87%) jQuery
7 269 (12.62%) HTML5
8 266 (12.48%) ASP.NET
9 254 (11.91%) Spring
10 236 (11.07%) JSON
11 216 (10.13%) RESTful
12 183 (8.58%) REST
13 177 (8.30%) SOAP
14 170 (7.97%) .NET Framework
15 164 (7.69%) CSS3
16 152 (7.13%) J2EE
17 137 (6.43%) Ajax
18 127 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
19 123 (5.77%) Hibernate
20 122 (5.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 285 (13.37%) Open Source
2 108 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
3 75 (3.52%) Mobile App
4 71 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 64 (3.00%) iPad
6 44 (2.06%) Derivative
7 42 (1.97%) Social Media
8 32 (1.50%) Wiki
8 32 (1.50%) N-Tier
9 31 (1.45%) Fixed Income
10 27 (1.27%) Market Risk
10 27 (1.27%) iPhone
11 24 (1.13%) Visualisation
11 24 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 23 (1.08%) Credit Risk
13 19 (0.89%) Client/Server
14 16 (0.75%) Management Information System
15 15 (0.70%) New Media
16 14 (0.66%) DTV
16 14 (0.66%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 590 (27.67%) Linux
2 239 (11.21%) Windows
3 234 (10.98%) UNIX
4 109 (5.11%) CentOS
5 93 (4.36%) Apple iOS
6 78 (3.66%) Android
7 56 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (2.49%) Debian
9 48 (2.25%) Ubuntu
10 41 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 41 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (0.80%) AIX
13 16 (0.75%) Mac OS X
14 15 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
15 14 (0.66%) Solaris
16 7 (0.33%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.28%) Windows 7
18 5 (0.23%) Windows XP
19 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1024 (48.03%) TDD
2 887 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
3 770 (36.12%) Scrum
4 481 (22.56%) BDD
5 364 (17.07%) MVC
6 358 (16.79%) OO
7 348 (16.32%) DevOps
8 282 (13.23%) Unit Testing
9 262 (12.29%) Configuration Management
10 236 (11.07%) Test Automation
11 234 (10.98%) Software Engineering
12 220 (10.32%) Automated Testing
13 207 (9.71%) E-Commerce
14 202 (9.47%) Kanban
15 188 (8.82%) Web Development
16 184 (8.63%) SOA
17 174 (8.16%) Pair Programming
18 105 (4.92%) OOP
19 104 (4.88%) Multithreading
20 103 (4.83%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 930 (43.62%) Java
2 677 (31.75%) JavaScript
3 573 (26.88%) SQL
4 517 (24.25%) C#
5 329 (15.43%) Ruby
6 306 (14.35%) Python
7 238 (11.16%) PHP
8 163 (7.65%) Perl
9 132 (6.19%) Bash Shell
10 115 (5.39%) Groovy
11 111 (5.21%) Scala
12 102 (4.78%) C++
13 98 (4.60%) PL/SQL
14 84 (3.94%) Shell Script
15 81 (3.80%) T-SQL
16 56 (2.63%) C
16 56 (2.63%) Objective-C
17 36 (1.69%) PowerShell
18 23 (1.08%) XPath
19 21 (0.98%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 150 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 134 (6.29%) Degree
3 101 (4.74%) SC Cleared
4 20 (0.94%) DV Cleared
5 19 (0.89%) ISEB
6 12 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.38%) MCSE
9 7 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.23%) MCSD
10 5 (0.23%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.23%) OCPJP
11 4 (0.19%) LPIC
12 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.14%) CCNA
13 2 (0.094%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.094%) PhD
13 2 (0.094%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.094%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.047%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (10.46%) QA
2 8 (0.38%) SNOMED CT
3 6 (0.28%) WAI
3 6 (0.28%) Basel III
4 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.14%) SLA
6 2 (0.094%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.047%) EMIR
7 1 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.047%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.047%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.03%) XenServer
4 19 (0.89%) Samba
5 18 (0.84%) vCloud
6 17 (0.80%) Postfix
6 17 (0.80%) Varnish
7 8 (0.38%) Xen
8 6 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.28%) vSphere
9 5 (0.23%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.23%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.19%) Docker
11 3 (0.14%) Shibboleth
12 2 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.094%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.094%) qmail
12 2 (0.094%) HDFS
13 1 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.047%) KVM
Systems Management
1 312 (14.63%) Puppet
2 175 (8.21%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (3.52%) Vagrant
4 54 (2.53%) Nagios
5 45 (2.11%) ZABBIX
6 44 (2.06%) Salt
7 26 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
8 18 (0.84%) Cacti
9 16 (0.75%) SCCM
10 15 (0.70%) Capistrano
11 11 (0.52%) YUM
12 5 (0.23%) Ansible
13 4 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 3 (0.14%) Control-M
15 2 (0.094%) OpenSSO
15 2 (0.094%) BladeLogic
15 2 (0.094%) Norton AntiVirus
15 2 (0.094%) HAProxy
15 2 (0.094%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 1 (0.047%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 335 (15.71%) Oracle
2 219 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 108 (5.07%) Red Hat
4 103 (4.83%) JBoss
5 90 (4.22%) VMware
6 58 (2.72%) Zend
7 52 (2.44%) Perforce
8 47 (2.20%) Adobe
9 46 (2.16%) Google
10 41 (1.92%) Rackspace
11 37 (1.74%) ATG
12 36 (1.69%) Endeca
13 35 (1.64%) Red Gate
14 31 (1.45%) hybris
15 29 (1.36%) IBM
16 28 (1.31%) Atlassian
17 26 (1.22%) RightScale
18 25 (1.17%) HP
19 24 (1.13%) SAP
20 19 (0.89%) Apple
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 to £260 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Maket rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Glastonbury, Somerset
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 150-250
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Good consultancy rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago