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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
North West / Lancashire
Rank 38 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 1 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% 4.69% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 6.12% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 2
Median daily rate £400 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £46.75 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-6.41% +36.49%

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
220 343 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.60% 76.56% 79.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 227 209
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 18
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +8 1 £400 +11.11% 1
Fleetwood - 1 £400 -
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDET
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Guerrilla Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Sahi
3 1 (33.33%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Developer in Test
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Guerrilla Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle