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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 47 58 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +41
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 126 103 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.44% 2.69% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.44% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 66 20
Median daily rate £450 £385 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £65.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -38.69%
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
2973 2997 2284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.25% 78.29% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1843 1787 1242
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £572 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 123 97
Median hourly rate £24.00 £38.43 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.54% +39.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +6 54 £425 +7.93% 13
Manchester +23 52 £500 +5.26% 34
Lancashire -16 8 £405 +8.00%
Merseyside -10 4 £400 +14.28% 2
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 221 (80.07%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (60.51%) Java
3 132 (47.83%) TDD
4 96 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 82 (29.71%) Scrum
6 80 (28.99%) Jenkins
7 73 (26.45%) DevOps
8 71 (25.72%) Git (software)
9 68 (24.64%) Spring
10 66 (23.91%) Software Engineering
11 65 (23.55%) Finance
11 65 (23.55%) SQL
12 61 (22.10%) CSS
13 59 (21.38%) Linux
14 55 (19.93%) HTML
14 55 (19.93%) Test Automation
15 47 (17.03%) .NET
16 42 (15.22%) XML
16 42 (15.22%) BDD
17 40 (14.49%) Oracle
18 39 (14.13%) Windows
18 39 (14.13%) ETL
19 37 (13.41%) Web Services
20 36 (13.04%) Microsoft
20 36 (13.04%) HTML5
20 36 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
21 35 (12.68%) Talend Open Studio
21 35 (12.68%) Talend
22 34 (12.32%) RESTful
22 34 (12.32%) SOA

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 20 (7.25%) WebSphere
2 17 (6.16%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.26%) JBoss
3 9 (3.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (1.81%) CICS
4 5 (1.81%) CMS
4 5 (1.81%) OpenStack
4 5 (1.81%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.45%) Apache
5 4 (1.45%) Drupal
5 4 (1.45%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.09%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.09%) Confluence
6 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.09%) GeoServer
6 3 (1.09%) Jetty
6 3 (1.09%) Mule
7 2 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.72%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.54%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.25%) GitHub
3 16 (5.80%) Amazon S3
4 13 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (3.99%) Amazon Kinesis
5 11 (3.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (2.54%) Veeva
7 5 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.81%) IaaS
7 5 (1.81%) PaaS
7 5 (1.81%) SaaS
8 2 (0.72%) Engine Yard
8 2 (0.72%) Heroku
8 2 (0.72%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.35%) HTTP
1 12 (4.35%) Internet
2 7 (2.54%) Network Security
3 4 (1.45%) Firewall
3 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.09%) DNS
4 3 (1.09%) SSH
5 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.72%) LDAP
6 1 (0.36%) Skype
6 1 (0.36%) SMTP
6 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.42%) MySQL
3 22 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (7.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (7.61%) OLAP
4 21 (7.61%) OLAP Cube
5 17 (6.16%) Big Data
6 15 (5.43%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.99%) Amazon Redshift
7 11 (3.99%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.99%) Star Schema
8 10 (3.62%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.90%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.81%) DB2
11 4 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.09%) GIS
12 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 80 (28.99%) Jenkins
2 71 (25.72%) Git (software)
3 36 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (12.68%) Talend Open Studio
5 29 (10.51%) JIRA
6 27 (9.78%) SpecFlow
7 26 (9.42%) TestComplete
8 24 (8.70%) JUnit
8 24 (8.70%) Subversion
9 21 (7.61%) Gradle
9 21 (7.61%) Mercurial
10 20 (7.25%) Selenium
11 15 (5.43%) Maven
12 14 (5.07%) Cucumber
12 14 (5.07%) TeamCity
13 12 (4.35%) Visual Studio
14 11 (3.99%) ERwin
15 9 (3.26%) Mockito
16 8 (2.90%) Ant
16 8 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 65 (23.55%) Finance
2 26 (9.42%) Banking
3 17 (6.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (3.62%) Retail
5 6 (2.17%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.72%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.36%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 151 (54.71%) Developer
2 63 (22.83%) Java Developer
3 45 (16.30%) Senior Developer
4 29 (10.51%) Consultant
5 27 (9.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 25 (9.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (7.61%) DevOps Consultant
8 18 (6.52%) ETL Developer
8 18 (6.52%) Java Scala Developer
8 18 (6.52%) Scala Developer
9 17 (6.16%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 17 (6.16%) Senior Scala Developer
9 17 (6.16%) Talend Developer
10 16 (5.80%) Integration Consultant
11 14 (5.07%) Architect
11 14 (5.07%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.71%) Agile Developer
13 12 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
14 11 (3.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 11 (3.99%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (24.64%) Spring
2 61 (22.10%) CSS
3 55 (19.93%) HTML
4 47 (17.03%) .NET
5 42 (15.22%) XML
6 37 (13.41%) Web Services
7 36 (13.04%) HTML5
8 34 (12.32%) J2EE
8 34 (12.32%) RESTful
9 32 (11.59%) jQuery
10 30 (10.87%) AngularJS
11 27 (9.78%) Hibernate
12 24 (8.70%) CSS3
12 24 (8.70%) REST
13 23 (8.33%) JDBC
14 20 (7.25%) SOAP
15 18 (6.52%) JSON
15 18 (6.52%) XSLT
16 14 (5.07%) WSDL
17 12 (4.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (6.16%) Data Integration
3 16 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.43%) User Experience
5 9 (3.26%) Online Banking
6 8 (2.90%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.54%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.17%) Private Cloud
8 6 (2.17%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.81%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (1.81%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.81%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.81%) PMI
10 4 (1.45%) iPad
11 3 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.09%) Streaming Media
12 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.72%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.38%) Linux
2 39 (14.13%) Windows
3 11 (3.99%) Android
3 11 (3.99%) Unix
4 9 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.72%) CentOS
6 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (80.07%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (47.83%) TDD
3 82 (29.71%) Scrum
4 73 (26.45%) DevOps
5 66 (23.91%) Software Engineering
6 55 (19.93%) Test Automation
7 42 (15.22%) BDD
8 39 (14.13%) ETL
9 34 (12.32%) SOA
10 33 (11.96%) E-Commerce
10 33 (11.96%) Pair Programming
11 32 (11.59%) Code Coverage
11 32 (11.59%) Unit Testing
12 31 (11.23%) Kanban
13 28 (10.14%) OOP
14 27 (9.78%) Automated Testing
15 26 (9.42%) Analytics
15 26 (9.42%) Open Source
16 25 (9.06%) Mentoring
16 25 (9.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 167 (60.51%) Java
2 96 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 65 (23.55%) SQL
4 31 (11.23%) Python
5 23 (8.33%) Ruby
6 21 (7.61%) Scala
7 17 (6.16%) Clojure
7 17 (6.16%) Groovy
8 15 (5.43%) PHP
9 13 (4.71%) C#
10 11 (3.99%) C++
11 10 (3.62%) Bash Shell
12 9 (3.26%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.90%) Objective-C
14 6 (2.17%) COBOL
15 5 (1.81%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.81%) Assembly Language
15 5 (1.81%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.45%) Perl
16 4 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (11.23%) Degree
2 13 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.90%) CCEA
3 8 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (2.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.81%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.45%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.09%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.72%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.72%) CISM
8 2 (0.72%) CISSP
9 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.54%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.36%) SDET
2 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.16%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (5.80%) Docker
3 5 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.09%) vCloud
5 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.72%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 30 (10.87%) Puppet
2 22 (7.97%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.54%) Ansible
4 5 (1.81%) Nagios
5 3 (1.09%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.72%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.72%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.72%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.36%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.36%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.36%) Graylog
7 1 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.36%) logstash
7 1 (0.36%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.36%) yum
Vendors
1 40 (14.49%) Oracle
2 36 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 35 (12.68%) Talend
4 21 (7.61%) IBM
5 20 (7.25%) Vertica
6 12 (4.35%) SAP
7 8 (2.90%) Citrix
7 8 (2.90%) VMware
8 7 (2.54%) Concur
8 7 (2.54%) Infor
8 7 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.81%) Chordiant
9 5 (1.81%) Perforce
10 4 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.09%) ESRI
11 3 (1.09%) Sun
12 2 (0.72%) BMC
12 2 (0.72%) HP
12 2 (0.72%) hybris
12 2 (0.72%) Telerik
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