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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 20 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.34% 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +9.09%
Continuous Integration
England

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
105 93 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 70.47% 68.89% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 50
Average daily rate £500 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) JConsole
3 1 (33.33%) VisualVM
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) logstash
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) SaltStack
3 1 (33.33%) YourKit
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Jetty
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IMAP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) OpenVPN
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JConsole
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JProfiler
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) VisualVM
1 1 (33.33%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
1 1 (33.33%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) logstash
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) SaltStack