The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 47 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 153 98 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.79% 2.51% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 3.21% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 57 32
Median daily rate £425 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.25 - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.79%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3289 3054 2399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.55% 78.09% 75.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2040 1685 1253
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 145 136
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Cheshire +26 91 £425 +13.33% 12
Manchester +2 55 £400 -11.11% 27
Lancashire -6 3 £360 +20.00%
Merseyside 0 1 £230 -26.40% 4
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 227 (79.93%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (60.21%) Java
3 116 (40.85%) JavaScript
4 103 (36.27%) TDD
5 83 (29.23%) CSS
6 82 (28.87%) HTML
7 78 (27.46%) Linux
8 77 (27.11%) Git (software)
9 76 (26.76%) Scrum
10 74 (26.06%) DevOps
11 68 (23.94%) Finance
12 62 (21.83%) jQuery
13 61 (21.48%) Spring
13 61 (21.48%) SQL
14 56 (19.72%) XML
15 53 (18.66%) Web Services
15 53 (18.66%) MVC
16 52 (18.31%) Jenkins
17 50 (17.61%) HTML5
17 50 (17.61%) Software Engineering
18 49 (17.25%) .NET
18 49 (17.25%) Oracle
19 45 (15.85%) Test Automation
20 41 (14.44%) Unit Testing
21 40 (14.08%) Configuration Management
22 37 (13.03%) AngularJS
23 36 (12.68%) BDD
23 36 (12.68%) JIRA
23 36 (12.68%) Windows
23 36 (12.68%) Banking

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (7.39%) WebSphere
2 17 (5.99%) JBoss
3 14 (4.93%) Node.js
4 13 (4.58%) Tomcat
5 12 (4.23%) Tuxedo
6 9 (3.17%) CMS
7 8 (2.82%) Apache
8 7 (2.46%) OpenStack
8 7 (2.46%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (2.11%) CloudStack
10 5 (1.76%) CICS
10 5 (1.76%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (1.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (1.41%) Confluence
11 4 (1.41%) Drupal
11 4 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.41%) IIS
12 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (9.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.46%) SAP MDM
2 4 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.27%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.69%) Amazon S3
3 17 (5.99%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (4.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 13 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (3.87%) Amazon Kinesis
6 8 (2.82%) GitHub
7 7 (2.46%) Veeva
8 4 (1.41%) SaaS
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (0.70%) Route 53
10 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.28%) Internet
2 12 (4.23%) HTTP
3 6 (2.11%) Network Security
4 4 (1.41%) Firewall
5 3 (1.06%) DNS
5 3 (1.06%) SSH
5 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.70%) SMTP
6 2 (0.70%) SSL
7 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.21%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (8.80%) SQL Server
3 24 (8.45%) MySQL
4 16 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.58%) Big Data
5 13 (4.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (3.87%) Amazon Redshift
6 11 (3.87%) Star Schema
7 9 (3.17%) OLAP
7 9 (3.17%) OLAP Cube
8 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.76%) DB2
10 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.41%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.41%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 77 (27.11%) Git (software)
2 52 (18.31%) Jenkins
3 36 (12.68%) JIRA
4 33 (11.62%) Subversion
5 26 (9.15%) Talend Open Studio
6 25 (8.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (8.45%) Selenium
8 21 (7.39%) Gradle
8 21 (7.39%) Maven
9 19 (6.69%) SpecFlow
10 18 (6.34%) JUnit
10 18 (6.34%) TestComplete
11 16 (5.63%) Visual Studio
12 15 (5.28%) Mercurial
13 14 (4.93%) Ant
13 14 (4.93%) TeamCity
14 13 (4.58%) Cucumber
15 11 (3.87%) ERwin
16 9 (3.17%) Eclipse
17 7 (2.46%) NUnit
General
1 68 (23.94%) Finance
2 36 (12.68%) Banking
3 14 (4.93%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.46%) Electronics
4 7 (2.46%) Retail
4 7 (2.46%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 160 (56.34%) Developer
2 60 (21.13%) Java Developer
3 33 (11.62%) Senior Developer
4 30 (10.56%) Architect
4 30 (10.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 26 (9.15%) Consultant
6 23 (8.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 16 (5.63%) ETL Developer
8 15 (5.28%) .NET Developer
8 15 (5.28%) DevOps Consultant
9 14 (4.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (4.58%) Agile Developer
10 13 (4.58%) Agile Java Developer
10 13 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (3.87%) Senior ETL Developer
11 11 (3.87%) Talend Developer
12 10 (3.52%) Integration Consultant
12 10 (3.52%) Software Developer
12 10 (3.52%) Technical Architect
12 10 (3.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (29.23%) CSS
2 82 (28.87%) HTML
3 62 (21.83%) jQuery
4 61 (21.48%) Spring
5 56 (19.72%) XML
6 53 (18.66%) Web Services
7 50 (17.61%) HTML5
8 49 (17.25%) .NET
9 37 (13.03%) AngularJS
10 34 (11.97%) RESTful
11 32 (11.27%) JSON
12 26 (9.15%) SOAP
13 24 (8.45%) J2EE
14 23 (8.10%) Ajax
15 22 (7.75%) Hibernate
15 22 (7.75%) REST
16 19 (6.69%) XSLT
17 18 (6.34%) CSS3
17 18 (6.34%) JDBC
17 18 (6.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.04%) Data Integration
2 17 (5.99%) Private Cloud
3 14 (4.93%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.23%) Online Banking
5 10 (3.52%) Public Cloud
5 10 (3.52%) User Experience
6 8 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.46%) iPad
8 6 (2.11%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.76%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.76%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.76%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.76%) PMI
10 4 (1.41%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.70%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.70%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 78 (27.46%) Linux
2 36 (12.68%) Windows
3 24 (8.45%) Unix
4 11 (3.87%) Android
5 10 (3.52%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.17%) Mac OS
7 8 (2.82%) AIX
7 8 (2.82%) Windows Vista
7 8 (2.82%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.11%) VME
9 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.35%) pSOS
10 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (79.93%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (36.27%) TDD
3 76 (26.76%) Scrum
4 74 (26.06%) DevOps
5 53 (18.66%) MVC
6 50 (17.61%) Software Engineering
7 45 (15.85%) Test Automation
8 41 (14.44%) Unit Testing
9 40 (14.08%) Configuration Management
10 36 (12.68%) BDD
11 34 (11.97%) SOA
12 32 (11.27%) Web Development
13 30 (10.56%) Front End Development
14 29 (10.21%) E-Commerce
15 28 (9.86%) OOP
16 27 (9.51%) ETL
17 25 (8.80%) Kanban
18 24 (8.45%) Data Modelling
18 24 (8.45%) OO
19 23 (8.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 171 (60.21%) Java
2 116 (40.85%) JavaScript
3 61 (21.48%) SQL
4 26 (9.15%) Python
5 25 (8.80%) Ruby
6 23 (8.10%) C#
7 17 (5.99%) COBOL
8 16 (5.63%) Bash Shell
9 13 (4.58%) PHP
10 12 (4.23%) C++
11 11 (3.87%) Objective-C
11 11 (3.87%) Scala
12 10 (3.52%) C
12 10 (3.52%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.17%) Groovy
14 8 (2.82%) Clojure
15 6 (2.11%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.76%) Assembly Language
17 4 (1.41%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (10.21%) Degree
2 18 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.23%) BC Cleared
4 8 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.11%) CCEA
5 6 (2.11%) CISM
5 6 (2.11%) CISSP
5 6 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (1.76%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (1.76%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.06%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) ISEB
9 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.35%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (4.58%) Docker
2 6 (2.11%) vSphere
2 6 (2.11%) Xen
2 6 (2.11%) XenServer
3 5 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.70%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.70%) vCloud
4 2 (0.70%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (9.51%) Puppet
2 25 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.58%) Cobbler
4 9 (3.17%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.76%) Ansible
6 2 (0.70%) logstash
6 2 (0.70%) Nagios
6 2 (0.70%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.35%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (17.25%) Oracle
2 33 (11.62%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.15%) Talend
4 22 (7.75%) IBM
5 16 (5.63%) VMware
6 12 (4.23%) SAP
7 11 (3.87%) Perforce
8 8 (2.82%) Vertica
9 7 (2.46%) Concur
9 7 (2.46%) Infor
9 7 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.11%) Citrix
10 6 (2.11%) EnterpriseDB
11 5 (1.76%) Chordiant
12 4 (1.41%) EPiServer
12 4 (1.41%) hybris
12 4 (1.41%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.41%) Tableau
13 3 (1.06%) Sun
14 2 (0.70%) HP
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