The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 45 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 3 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.67% 2.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 3.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 0
Average daily rate £360 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -0.79%
Continuous Integration
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
327 361 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 72.83% 80.04% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 223 214
Average daily rate £408 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £590 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 35 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +46.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £13.00 £19.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £47.33 £47.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Blackpool -9 3 £360 +20.00%
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 17 (80.95%) Configuration Management
1 17 (80.95%) DevOps
1 17 (80.95%) Defect Management
2 16 (76.19%) Private Cloud
3 15 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (71.43%) Java
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (66.67%) Migration
5 13 (61.90%) Linux
6 12 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (52.38%) VMware
7 11 (52.38%) Middleware
7 11 (52.38%) Tuxedo
7 11 (52.38%) SOA
7 11 (52.38%) Oracle
7 11 (52.38%) COBOL
7 11 (52.38%) Re-Platforming
8 8 (38.10%) Security Architecture
9 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (28.57%) CISSP
9 6 (28.57%) CISM
9 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
9 6 (28.57%) Information Security
10 5 (23.81%) VME
10 5 (23.81%) Data Privacy
10 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
10 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
10 5 (23.81%) Internal Audit
11 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (19.05%) SABSA

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (52.38%) Tuxedo
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) SMTP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) JUnit
2 2 (9.52%) NUnit
2 2 (9.52%) PHPUnit
2 2 (9.52%) Travis CI
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Security Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SABSA Security Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) CAML
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) CSS3
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) JPA
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (76.19%) Private Cloud
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
3 2 (9.52%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) VME
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Configuration Management
1 17 (80.95%) Defect Management
1 17 (80.95%) DevOps
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) Migration
4 11 (52.38%) Re-Platforming
4 11 (52.38%) SOA
5 8 (38.10%) Security Architecture
6 6 (28.57%) Information Security
6 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
7 5 (23.81%) Data Privacy
7 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
7 5 (23.81%) Internal Audit
8 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (19.05%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (19.05%) SABSA
8 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
8 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) COBOL
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) FQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CISM
1 6 (28.57%) CISSP
2 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) BitLocker
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Atlassian