The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank - 35 37
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.88% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.24% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% -5.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 161 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 71.19% 70.61% 65.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 99 98
Average daily rate £350 £375 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 14
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.25 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -11.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 16 (80.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 15 (75.00%) VMware
4 13 (65.00%) Build Automation
5 10 (50.00%) Puppet
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
6 9 (45.00%) TeamCity
7 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Firewall
9 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (20.00%) NHS
10 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (15.00%) MSBuild
12 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
12 2 (10.00%) Linux
13 1 (5.00%) OO
13 1 (5.00%) OOD
13 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
13 1 (5.00%) Project Management
13 1 (5.00%) C
13 1 (5.00%) HTML
13 1 (5.00%) Java
13 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
13 1 (5.00%) PHP
13 1 (5.00%) SQL
13 1 (5.00%) VB
13 1 (5.00%) .NET

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (45.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) JMeter
5 1 (5.00%) Behat
5 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) Dojo
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Build Automation
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle