The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
England / Midlands
Rank 18 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.65% 1.56% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 2.27% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +67.93%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 88 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 69.03% 68.75% 71.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 50 37
Median daily rate £450 £500 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £695 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (26.67%) Ansible
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
3 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) Node.js
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (13.33%) New Relic
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) User Experience

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
1 2 (13.33%) nginx
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) IaaS
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (13.33%) DB2
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Riak
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) GoCD
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) MSBuild
3 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
4 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Grunt
4 1 (6.67%) gulp
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Mocha
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Digital User Researcher
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Symfony Developer
3 2 (13.33%) User Researcher
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Behat
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) Doctrine
2 2 (13.33%) LAMP
2 2 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (13.33%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (13.33%) MSMQ
2 2 (13.33%) SAML
2 2 (13.33%) Symfony
2 2 (13.33%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) Java SE
3 1 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Psychology
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) CoreOS
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Case Management
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) OO PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Go
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (13.33%) Control-M
3 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (13.33%) Mesos
3 2 (13.33%) Nagios
3 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 2 (13.33%) rkt
3 2 (13.33%) Unicenter
3 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) New Relic
2 2 (13.33%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.67%) Xamarin