The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 69 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 13 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 1.96% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.59% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 18
Average daily rate £320 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+48.75% +8.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 579 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.35% 75.69% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 310 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Continuous Integration
West Yorkshire

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (42.86%) Scrum
4 17 (40.48%) .NET
5 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 16 (38.10%) C#
6 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 14 (33.33%) HTML
7 14 (33.33%) TDD
7 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 13 (30.95%) Finance
9 11 (26.19%) CSS
10 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (21.43%) VB
11 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.43%) OO
11 9 (21.43%) WPF
11 9 (21.43%) jQuery
12 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
12 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (19.05%) C++
13 7 (16.67%) Linux
13 7 (16.67%) Adobe
13 7 (16.67%) Web Design
13 7 (16.67%) QA
13 7 (16.67%) Build Automation
14 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
14 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
14 6 (14.29%) WCF
14 6 (14.29%) Project Management

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (4.76%) Node.js
1 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.38%) nginx
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.38%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) NUnit
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) JIRA
3 3 (7.14%) PhoneGap
3 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) Ant
5 1 (2.38%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.38%) SCons
5 1 (2.38%) FindBugs
5 1 (2.38%) MSTest
5 1 (2.38%) dotCover
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
2 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.90%) UI Developer
3 5 (11.90%) UI Programmer
4 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 2 (4.76%) C# Programmer
5 2 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Release Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 11 (26.19%) CSS
4 9 (21.43%) WPF
4 9 (21.43%) jQuery
5 6 (14.29%) WCF
5 6 (14.29%) Web Services
6 5 (11.90%) JSP
6 5 (11.90%) JSON
6 5 (11.90%) HTML5
6 5 (11.90%) CSS3
7 4 (9.52%) MooTools
7 4 (9.52%) Classic ASP
7 4 (9.52%) XML
8 3 (7.14%) OpenGL
8 3 (7.14%) J2EE
8 3 (7.14%) Spring
8 3 (7.14%) Java EE
8 3 (7.14%) Silverlight
8 3 (7.14%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) UNIX
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Scrum
3 14 (33.33%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) OO
5 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.67%) Web Design
6 7 (16.67%) Build Automation
7 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.90%) Extreme Programming
8 5 (11.90%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.52%) OOP
10 3 (7.14%) MVC
10 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) C#
3 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) VB
5 8 (19.05%) C++
6 6 (14.29%) SQL
7 5 (11.90%) PHP
7 5 (11.90%) VB6
8 4 (9.52%) Ruby
9 3 (7.14%) Python
9 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 3 (7.14%) XAML
10 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.38%) Perl
11 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Xen
1 1 (2.38%) XenServer
1 1 (2.38%) vSphere
1 1 (2.38%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Adobe
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) JBoss
4 3 (7.14%) Sencha
5 1 (2.38%) Sybase
5 1 (2.38%) Perforce
5 1 (2.38%) EnterpriseDB