The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 34 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 20 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.44% 1.58% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 2.12% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 10
Average daily rate £525 £500 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £378 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £605 £657
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+29.25% +11.36%
Continuous Integration
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
414 471 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 71.26% 74.53% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 249 254
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 23 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Watford +11 13 £450 +38.46%
St Albans - 2 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Continuous Integration
East of England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) TDD
3 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
4 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
5 15 (40.54%) Subversion
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) HTML
6 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
7 13 (35.14%) RESTful
7 13 (35.14%) Automated Testing
7 13 (35.14%) Selenium
7 13 (35.14%) PHP
7 13 (35.14%) XML
7 13 (35.14%) BDD
7 13 (35.14%) Coaching
8 12 (32.43%) QA
8 12 (32.43%) Retail
8 12 (32.43%) WebDriver
8 12 (32.43%) Magento
9 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
9 11 (29.73%) DB2
9 11 (29.73%) Unix
9 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (27.03%) Java
10 10 (27.03%) Document Management
10 10 (27.03%) PHPUnit
11 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
12 8 (21.62%) User Stories
12 8 (21.62%) REST
12 8 (21.62%) SOAP

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) Apache Solr
1 3 (8.11%) nginx
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) DB2
2 6 (16.22%) DbVisualizer
2 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
4 3 (8.11%) CouchDB
4 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.11%) Redis
4 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.41%) Big Data
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (40.54%) Subversion
3 13 (35.14%) Selenium
4 12 (32.43%) WebDriver
5 10 (27.03%) PHPUnit
6 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
7 6 (16.22%) Appium
8 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
9 3 (8.11%) JIRA
9 3 (8.11%) JUnit
9 3 (8.11%) Mercurial
9 3 (8.11%) Protractor
9 3 (8.11%) TeamCity
10 2 (5.41%) CruiseControl
10 2 (5.41%) DbUnit
10 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
10 2 (5.41%) Maven
10 2 (5.41%) MSTest
10 2 (5.41%) NUnit
10 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (32.43%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Automation Tester
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
1 12 (32.43%) Tester
2 11 (29.73%) Selenium Tester
3 10 (27.03%) Web Tester
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Hybris Architect
6 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Scrum Master
7 2 (5.41%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (5.41%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) RESTful
2 13 (35.14%) XML
3 8 (21.62%) REST
3 8 (21.62%) SOAP
3 8 (21.62%) Web Services
4 7 (18.92%) Behat
4 7 (18.92%) J2EE
5 6 (16.22%) Flash
6 5 (13.51%) .NET
6 5 (13.51%) Java EE
6 5 (13.51%) Spring
7 4 (10.81%) JMS
7 4 (10.81%) JSON
8 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
8 3 (8.11%) LAMP
8 3 (8.11%) Laravel
8 3 (8.11%) Memcached
8 3 (8.11%) Symfony
8 3 (8.11%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Unix
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) TDD
3 14 (37.84%) Test Automation
4 13 (35.14%) Automated Testing
4 13 (35.14%) BDD
4 13 (35.14%) Coaching
5 11 (29.73%) Test Scripting
6 10 (27.03%) Document Management
7 8 (21.62%) SOA
7 8 (21.62%) User Stories
8 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
9 6 (16.22%) DevOps
9 6 (16.22%) OO
9 6 (16.22%) System Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
10 5 (13.51%) Re-Platforming
11 4 (10.81%) Open Source
12 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
12 3 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) JavaScript
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) PHP
4 10 (27.03%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) hybris
1 3 (8.11%) Zend
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Progress
2 2 (5.41%) Splunk
3 1 (2.70%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) VMware