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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 26 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 10 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.14% 3.97% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 5.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -45.42%
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
249 291 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.30% 76.98% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 158 110
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Southport - 6 £350 - 1
Liverpool +5 3 £425 +17.24% 2
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (16.67%) SIEM
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Jetty
1 2 (16.67%) Mongrel
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 2 (16.67%) FTP
3 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) IPsec
3 2 (16.67%) SNMP
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
2 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Travis CI
4 1 (8.33%) GitLab
4 1 (8.33%) RSpec
4 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (8.33%) ELK Stack
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) IVR
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) SANS
2 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (16.67%) Xen
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Capistrano
2 1 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk