The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
North West / Manchester
Rank 40 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 51 67 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.80% 3.78% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 4.46% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 20
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £299 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £418 £392
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £46.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.86%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1106 1503 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.48% 84.82% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 879 690
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 29
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 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
Salford - 4 £550 - 4
Stockport - 2 - - 1
Oldham - 1 £400 -
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 69 (62.73%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.82%) Jenkins
3 45 (40.91%) DevOps
4 43 (39.09%) Linux
5 42 (38.18%) Configuration Management
6 41 (37.27%) Git (software)
7 39 (35.45%) Java
8 38 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
9 37 (33.64%) BDD
10 35 (31.82%) TDD
11 34 (30.91%) Puppet
11 34 (30.91%) Ruby
12 31 (28.18%) Ansible
13 30 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
13 30 (27.27%) Python
14 29 (26.36%) Scrum
15 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
16 22 (20.00%) Docker
16 22 (20.00%) CSS
17 19 (17.27%) .NET
17 19 (17.27%) Unit Testing
18 17 (15.45%) Software Engineering
18 17 (15.45%) Cucumber
18 17 (15.45%) RESTful
18 17 (15.45%) Unix
19 15 (13.64%) Red Hat
19 15 (13.64%) Node.js
20 14 (12.73%) NoSQL
20 14 (12.73%) Selenium
20 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (7.27%) Apache
1 8 (7.27%) OpenStack
2 7 (6.36%) Drupal
2 7 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (6.36%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.45%) IIS
3 6 (5.45%) Jetty
3 6 (5.45%) nginx
4 5 (4.55%) CMS
4 5 (4.55%) Mongrel
4 5 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.73%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.82%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.82%) JBoss
6 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.00%) GitHub
4 6 (5.45%) Google Analytics
5 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.55%) Google App Engine
5 5 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (4.55%) Heroku
6 4 (3.64%) TestFlight
7 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.91%) IaaS
8 1 (0.91%) PaaS
8 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
2 13 (11.82%) SSL
3 8 (7.27%) HTTP
3 8 (7.27%) HTTPS
4 6 (5.45%) DHCP
4 6 (5.45%) DNS
5 5 (4.55%) FTP
5 5 (4.55%) IPsec
6 4 (3.64%) Firewall
7 3 (2.73%) LAN
7 3 (2.73%) VoIP
7 3 (2.73%) VPN
7 3 (2.73%) WAN
8 1 (0.91%) Broadband
8 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.64%) SQLite
5 3 (2.73%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.73%) MySQL
6 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.82%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.91%) Big Data
7 1 (0.91%) GIS
7 1 (0.91%) QGIS
7 1 (0.91%) Redis
7 1 (0.91%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 46 (41.82%) Jenkins
2 41 (37.27%) Git (software)
3 17 (15.45%) Cucumber
4 14 (12.73%) Selenium
5 13 (11.82%) Travis CI
6 12 (10.91%) Subversion
7 10 (9.09%) GoCD
8 7 (6.36%) Jasmine
9 6 (5.45%) Bitbucket
9 6 (5.45%) JIRA
9 6 (5.45%) JMeter
9 6 (5.45%) Mercurial
10 5 (4.55%) Hudson
10 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
11 4 (3.64%) Android Studio
11 4 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
11 4 (3.64%) PhantomJS
11 4 (3.64%) Xcode
General
1 3 (2.73%) Retail
2 2 (1.82%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.82%) Banking
2 2 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (0.91%) Advertising
3 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Developer
2 25 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (17.27%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.91%) Consultant
5 10 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 9 (8.18%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Administrator
8 5 (4.55%) Android Developer
8 5 (4.55%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Agile Developer
9 4 (3.64%) DevOps Specialist
9 4 (3.64%) Drupal Consultant
9 4 (3.64%) iOS Android Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Java Android Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Java Scala Developer
9 4 (3.64%) JavaScript Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Scala Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.00%) CSS
2 19 (17.27%) .NET
3 17 (15.45%) RESTful
4 15 (13.64%) Node.js
5 13 (11.82%) HTML
6 12 (10.91%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (9.09%) JSON
8 9 (8.18%) Sass
9 7 (6.36%) .NET Framework
9 7 (6.36%) J2EE
9 7 (6.36%) React
9 7 (6.36%) Web Services
10 5 (4.55%) Gherkin
10 5 (4.55%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.55%) Servlets
10 5 (4.55%) Spring
11 4 (3.64%) Ajax
11 4 (3.64%) Cocoa Touch
11 4 (3.64%) CSS3
11 4 (3.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.64%) Data Centre
1 4 (3.64%) iPhone
1 4 (3.64%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.82%) Clustering
3 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.09%) Linux
2 17 (15.45%) Unix
3 13 (11.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (10.00%) CentOS
5 9 (8.18%) Fedora
6 8 (7.27%) Apple iOS
7 7 (6.36%) Windows
8 5 (4.55%) Android
9 4 (3.64%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.91%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (62.73%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (40.91%) DevOps
3 42 (38.18%) Configuration Management
4 37 (33.64%) BDD
5 35 (31.82%) TDD
6 29 (26.36%) Scrum
7 19 (17.27%) Unit Testing
8 17 (15.45%) Software Engineering
9 14 (12.73%) Microservices
10 13 (11.82%) Pair Programming
11 12 (10.91%) SDLC
12 10 (9.09%) SOA
12 10 (9.09%) Web Development
13 9 (8.18%) OO
13 9 (8.18%) Open Source
13 9 (8.18%) Software Delivery
14 7 (6.36%) Kanban
14 7 (6.36%) MVC
15 6 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (5.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.45%) Java
2 34 (30.91%) Ruby
3 30 (27.27%) Python
4 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.82%) Bash Shell
6 11 (10.00%) C#
6 11 (10.00%) Scala
7 10 (9.09%) Groovy
8 9 (8.18%) Clojure
9 8 (7.27%) Objective-C
10 7 (6.36%) Apple Swift
10 7 (6.36%) SQL
11 6 (5.45%) PHP
12 5 (4.55%) F#
13 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.73%) C++
14 3 (2.73%) Korn
14 3 (2.73%) Perl
15 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.73%) CISSP
3 3 (2.73%) SANS
3 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) SSCP
4 1 (0.91%) ISEB
4 1 (0.91%) MCP
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) SDET
3 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (20.00%) Docker
2 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) Xen
4 4 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.91%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 34 (30.91%) Puppet
2 31 (28.18%) Ansible
3 30 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (12.73%) Kibana
5 8 (7.27%) Ganglia
5 8 (7.27%) Graphite
5 8 (7.27%) Nagios
5 8 (7.27%) Riemann
6 6 (5.45%) logstash
7 4 (3.64%) Terraform
8 3 (2.73%) QRadar
9 1 (0.91%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 13 (11.82%) Google
3 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.18%) Splunk
4 6 (5.45%) VMware
5 5 (4.55%) IBM
6 4 (3.64%) Oracle
7 3 (2.73%) Apple
7 3 (2.73%) HP
7 3 (2.73%) LogRhythm
7 3 (2.73%) New Relic
7 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.73%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.91%) Sybase