The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 30 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 9 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.01% 2.24% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 2.66% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £469 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +9.61%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 301 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 75.59% 84.31% 77.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 158 119
Median daily rate £375 £404 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.12% +28.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £505 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +101.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.04 £50.50 £19.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool +7 5 £438 -2.77%
Southport - 3 £449 -
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) Ruby
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
4 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
4 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 5 (31.25%) JIRA
4 5 (31.25%) QA
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Puppet
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) WAN

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Jetty
1 2 (12.50%) Mongrel
1 2 (12.50%) nginx
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (12.50%) Google App Engine
2 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DHCP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) VoIP
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
3 2 (12.50%) FTP
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) IPsec
3 2 (12.50%) SNMP
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Cucumber
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) GitLab
4 2 (12.50%) Travis CI
5 1 (6.25%) RSpec
5 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) QA Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Gherkin
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ELK Stack
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) IVR
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) BDD
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) SIEM
6 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Ruby
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) SANS
2 1 (6.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
2 1 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel
3 1 (6.25%) Splunk