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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 52 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 11 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.68% 2.57% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 3.69% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +46.66%
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
482 434 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.81% 69.66% 70.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 224 316
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 21
Average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £118.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 January 2015. 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
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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 +5 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Continuous Integration
East of England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) BDD
3 22 (64.71%) TDD
4 20 (58.82%) Scrum
5 18 (52.94%) Jenkins
6 17 (50.00%) .NET
7 14 (41.18%) C#
8 13 (38.24%) Java
8 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
8 13 (38.24%) WCF
9 11 (32.35%) Selenium
10 10 (29.41%) QA
10 10 (29.41%) Couchbase
11 9 (26.47%) XML
12 8 (23.53%) CSS
12 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
12 8 (23.53%) REST
13 7 (20.59%) POCO
13 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
13 7 (20.59%) Ruby
13 7 (20.59%) JIRA
13 7 (20.59%) LINQ
13 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
13 7 (20.59%) XSL
13 7 (20.59%) XSLT
13 7 (20.59%) VBScript
13 7 (20.59%) IIS
13 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
13 7 (20.59%) Code Coverage
14 6 (17.65%) Perl

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) lighttpd
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) VRRP
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Couchbase
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 11 (32.35%) Selenium
3 7 (20.59%) Cucumber
3 7 (20.59%) JIRA
4 6 (17.65%) Subversion
5 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (14.71%) SpecFlow
6 4 (11.76%) JUnit
6 4 (11.76%) Hudson
6 4 (11.76%) Capybara
6 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 4 (11.76%) FxCop
6 4 (11.76%) StyleCop
6 4 (11.76%) RSpec
6 4 (11.76%) WATIR
7 3 (8.82%) Maven
8 2 (5.88%) Ant
9 1 (2.94%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Lead Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Configuration Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SCM Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) WCF
3 9 (26.47%) XML
4 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 8 (23.53%) REST
5 7 (20.59%) POCO
5 7 (20.59%) LINQ
5 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.59%) XSL
5 7 (20.59%) XSLT
6 5 (14.71%) Spring
7 4 (11.76%) HTML
8 3 (8.82%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) ADO.NET
10 1 (2.94%) RESTful
10 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) UNIX
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) BDD
3 22 (64.71%) TDD
4 20 (58.82%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Code Coverage
6 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 6 (17.65%) DevOps
7 4 (11.76%) SOA
7 4 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Pair Programming
8 3 (8.82%) Kanban
8 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Dependency Management
9 2 (5.88%) Workflow
9 2 (5.88%) OOP
9 2 (5.88%) OO
9 2 (5.88%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) Ruby
3 7 (20.59%) VBScript
4 6 (17.65%) Perl
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 3 (8.82%) Scala
6 3 (8.82%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) C
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.88%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
1 3 (8.82%) Nagios
1 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Macrovision