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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 63 62 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +42
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 99 75 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.55% 2.41% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 3.32% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 8
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£375 £390 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £353
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £48.65 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-22.91% +21.62%
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
2945 2257 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.84% 72.62% 72.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1624 1179 850
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 120 88
Average hourly rate £37.00 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.50 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +13 45 £450 +15.38% 23
Cheshire -19 32 £375 -4.76% 19
Lancashire - 15 £300 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £313 - 4
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 127 (73.84%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (47.09%) TDD
3 67 (38.95%) Java
4 60 (34.88%) Linux
5 58 (33.72%) Git (software)
6 57 (33.14%) JavaScript
7 55 (31.98%) Scrum
8 50 (29.07%) HTML
8 50 (29.07%) Unit Testing
9 42 (24.42%) .NET
10 40 (23.26%) Jenkins
11 39 (22.67%) Web Services
11 39 (22.67%) OO
11 39 (22.67%) Software Engineering
12 38 (22.09%) C#
13 37 (21.51%) CSS
14 35 (20.35%) MVC
15 32 (18.60%) Subversion
15 32 (18.60%) Puppet
16 31 (18.02%) Configuration Management
16 31 (18.02%) Windows
17 30 (17.44%) Python
17 30 (17.44%) XML
18 29 (16.86%) OOP
18 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
19 28 (16.28%) UNIX
19 28 (16.28%) Finance
19 28 (16.28%) jQuery
20 27 (15.70%) BDD
20 27 (15.70%) Open Source

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 17 (9.88%) Apache
2 15 (8.72%) WebSphere
3 14 (8.14%) Tomcat
4 13 (7.56%) Confluence
5 11 (6.40%) IIS
5 11 (6.40%) Node.js
6 9 (5.23%) nginx
7 8 (4.65%) Jetty
7 8 (4.65%) CMS
8 7 (4.07%) WebLogic
9 6 (3.49%) JBoss
10 4 (2.33%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (1.74%) Zope
11 3 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.74%) Umbraco
11 3 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.16%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (1.16%) Apache Solr
12 2 (1.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.14%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (5.23%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (4.65%) Google App Engine
4 8 (4.65%) PaaS
5 6 (3.49%) Route 53
5 6 (3.49%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.91%) SaaS
6 5 (2.91%) IaaS
6 5 (2.91%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.88%) HTTP
2 11 (6.40%) DNS
2 11 (6.40%) DHCP
3 9 (5.23%) Internet
4 8 (4.65%) AMQP
4 8 (4.65%) FTP
4 8 (4.65%) SSL
5 7 (4.07%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.07%) IPsec
5 7 (4.07%) Network Security
6 6 (3.49%) Firewall
7 1 (0.58%) LDAP
7 1 (0.58%) ATM
7 1 (0.58%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.21%) MySQL
1 21 (12.21%) MongoDB
2 15 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.72%) Relational Database
3 14 (8.14%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.98%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.40%) Hadoop
5 11 (6.40%) Big Data
6 10 (5.81%) RavenDB
7 8 (4.65%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.74%) SQLite
9 3 (1.74%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.74%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 3 (1.74%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (1.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (1.74%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 58 (33.72%) Git (software)
2 40 (23.26%) Jenkins
3 32 (18.60%) Subversion
4 22 (12.79%) JIRA
5 18 (10.47%) Visual Studio
6 17 (9.88%) Cucumber
7 16 (9.30%) JUnit
8 12 (6.98%) Gradle
8 12 (6.98%) Hudson
8 12 (6.98%) Maven
9 11 (6.40%) Ant
9 11 (6.40%) Eclipse
10 8 (4.65%) TeamCity
10 8 (4.65%) NUnit
10 8 (4.65%) ReSharper
11 7 (4.07%) Selenium
11 7 (4.07%) Mercurial
12 6 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (2.33%) MSBuild
13 4 (2.33%) Moq
General
1 28 (16.28%) Finance
2 13 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.81%) Banking
4 5 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Electronics
5 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Games
5 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 110 (63.95%) Developer
2 32 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 24 (13.95%) .NET Developer
4 14 (8.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) Senior Developer
6 6 (3.49%) Test Manager
6 6 (3.49%) Web Developer
6 6 (3.49%) Python Developer
7 5 (2.91%) Software Engineer
7 5 (2.91%) Test Engineer
7 5 (2.91%) PHP Developer
7 5 (2.91%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (2.91%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (2.91%) Django Developer
7 5 (2.91%) Python/Django Developer
8 4 (2.33%) C# Developer
8 4 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (1.74%) Cognos Developer
9 3 (1.74%) Senior Cognos Developer
9 3 (1.74%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.07%) HTML
2 42 (24.42%) .NET
3 39 (22.67%) Web Services
4 37 (21.51%) CSS
5 30 (17.44%) XML
6 28 (16.28%) jQuery
7 27 (15.70%) JSON
8 20 (11.63%) J2EE
9 19 (11.05%) LINQ
10 18 (10.47%) RESTful
10 18 (10.47%) Spring
11 14 (8.14%) Java EE
12 13 (7.56%) AngularJS
13 12 (6.98%) HTML5
13 12 (6.98%) Servlets
14 11 (6.40%) WSDL
14 11 (6.40%) REST
15 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET
15 10 (5.81%) Ajax
15 10 (5.81%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.70%) Open Source
2 10 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.07%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (4.07%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.49%) Data Conversion
5 5 (2.91%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.33%) iPad
6 4 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.74%) Wiki
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.16%) NHS
8 2 (1.16%) W3C
8 2 (1.16%) DTV
8 2 (1.16%) STB
8 2 (1.16%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.16%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 60 (34.88%) Linux
2 31 (18.02%) Windows
3 28 (16.28%) UNIX
4 9 (5.23%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.65%) Android
5 8 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.49%) VME
6 6 (3.49%) Mac OS
6 6 (3.49%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.49%) AIX
6 6 (3.49%) Windows Vista
7 5 (2.91%) CentOS
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (73.84%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (47.09%) TDD
3 55 (31.98%) Scrum
4 50 (29.07%) Unit Testing
5 39 (22.67%) OO
5 39 (22.67%) Software Engineering
6 35 (20.35%) MVC
7 31 (18.02%) Configuration Management
8 29 (16.86%) OOP
9 27 (15.70%) BDD
10 25 (14.53%) DevOps
11 20 (11.63%) Automated Testing
12 19 (11.05%) Waterfall
13 16 (9.30%) Kanban
14 14 (8.14%) Test Scripting
15 13 (7.56%) Mentoring
16 12 (6.98%) Integration Testing
16 12 (6.98%) E-Commerce
17 10 (5.81%) User Stories
17 10 (5.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.95%) Java
2 57 (33.14%) JavaScript
3 38 (22.09%) C#
4 30 (17.44%) Python
5 24 (13.95%) SQL
6 18 (10.47%) Ruby
7 17 (9.88%) C++
8 16 (9.30%) C
9 14 (8.14%) Perl
10 12 (6.98%) PHP
11 9 (5.23%) Objective-C
11 9 (5.23%) Bash Shell
11 9 (5.23%) Scala
12 7 (4.07%) XQuery
13 6 (3.49%) COBOL
14 5 (2.91%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.33%) PHP5
15 4 (2.33%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.74%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (11.63%) Degree
2 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.40%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.72%) QA
System Software
1 18 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.07%) Xen
3 4 (2.33%) vSphere
3 4 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.74%) Docker
4 3 (1.74%) QEMU
4 3 (1.74%) KVM
5 2 (1.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (18.60%) Puppet
2 16 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.14%) Vagrant
4 6 (3.49%) Ansible
5 5 (2.91%) Salt
6 3 (1.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.37%) Oracle
3 21 (12.21%) VMware
4 13 (7.56%) Red Hat
5 9 (5.23%) Atlassian
6 8 (4.65%) Google
7 5 (2.91%) HP
7 5 (2.91%) Xamarin
8 4 (2.33%) hybris
8 4 (2.33%) IBM
9 3 (1.74%) Perforce
9 3 (1.74%) Cognos
9 3 (1.74%) RightScale
10 2 (1.16%) Apple
10 2 (1.16%) Compuware
10 2 (1.16%) SAP
11 1 (0.58%) Adobe
11 1 (0.58%) Sun
11 1 (0.58%) Apigee
11 1 (0.58%) Facebook
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Streamline Connections
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Merseyside
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £225.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago