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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 53 72 100
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +28
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 103 56 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.81% 1.85% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.57% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 22 12
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£375 £390 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% -5.50%
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
2778 2180 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.69% 72.09% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1153 840
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 110 83
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £13.67 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £51.39
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 22 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 22 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
Cheshire -6 42 £375 -3.22% 14
Manchester +8 35 £467 +19.61% 14
Lancashire - 20 £350 - 3
Merseyside - 4 £313 - 6
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 124 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (41.07%) TDD
3 64 (38.10%) Java
3 64 (38.10%) Linux
4 55 (32.74%) Scrum
5 53 (31.55%) JavaScript
6 52 (30.95%) Git (software)
7 48 (28.57%) HTML
8 46 (27.38%) Jenkins
9 43 (25.60%) Unit Testing
10 41 (24.40%) .NET
10 41 (24.40%) Web Services
11 38 (22.62%) OO
11 38 (22.62%) Configuration Management
12 37 (22.02%) CSS
12 37 (22.02%) Software Engineering
13 35 (20.83%) C#
13 35 (20.83%) Puppet
14 34 (20.24%) MVC
15 33 (19.64%) Windows
16 32 (19.05%) Subversion
17 31 (18.45%) JSON
18 30 (17.86%) Open Source
19 28 (16.67%) DevOps
19 28 (16.67%) jQuery
19 28 (16.67%) Finance
19 28 (16.67%) Python
20 27 (16.07%) OOP
20 27 (16.07%) XML
20 27 (16.07%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 16 (9.52%) Apache
1 16 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 14 (8.33%) Confluence
3 13 (7.74%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.95%) IIS
5 9 (5.36%) Node.js
6 8 (4.76%) nginx
6 8 (4.76%) CMS
7 7 (4.17%) WebLogic
7 7 (4.17%) Jetty
8 6 (3.57%) OpenStack
8 6 (3.57%) JBoss
9 3 (1.79%) Zope
9 3 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.79%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (2.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.93%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 8 (4.76%) PaaS
4 8 (4.76%) Route 53
5 7 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (4.17%) Google App Engine
6 6 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (2.98%) IaaS
7 5 (2.98%) SaaS
8 2 (1.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.19%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.33%) HTTP
2 11 (6.55%) DNS
2 11 (6.55%) DHCP
3 10 (5.95%) Internet
4 8 (4.76%) AMQP
5 7 (4.17%) Firewall
5 7 (4.17%) FTP
5 7 (4.17%) SSL
5 7 (4.17%) Network Security
6 6 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.57%) IPsec
7 1 (0.60%) ATM
7 1 (0.60%) LDAP
7 1 (0.60%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 22 (13.10%) MySQL
3 18 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 17 (10.12%) NoSQL
5 15 (8.93%) SQL Server
6 13 (7.74%) Oracle Database
7 12 (7.14%) Big Data
7 12 (7.14%) Hadoop
8 11 (6.55%) RDBMS
9 10 (5.95%) RavenDB
10 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.79%) SQLite
11 3 (1.79%) Informix
11 3 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.79%) CouchDB
12 2 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.19%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 46 (27.38%) Jenkins
3 32 (19.05%) Subversion
4 25 (14.88%) JIRA
5 18 (10.71%) Cucumber
5 18 (10.71%) Visual Studio
6 17 (10.12%) JUnit
7 13 (7.74%) Gradle
8 12 (7.14%) Eclipse
8 12 (7.14%) Maven
9 11 (6.55%) Ant
9 11 (6.55%) Hudson
10 8 (4.76%) TeamCity
10 8 (4.76%) NUnit
10 8 (4.76%) Selenium
10 8 (4.76%) ReSharper
11 7 (4.17%) Mercurial
12 6 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.38%) MSBuild
General
1 28 (16.67%) Finance
2 13 (7.74%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.14%) Banking
4 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.38%) Retail
6 3 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.19%) Electronics
7 2 (1.19%) Games
7 2 (1.19%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Law
Job Titles
1 99 (58.93%) Developer
2 33 (19.64%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (5.36%) Senior Developer
6 8 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 6 (3.57%) Software Engineer
8 5 (2.98%) Test Engineer
8 5 (2.98%) PHP Developer
8 5 (2.98%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (2.98%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (2.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.38%) Administrator
9 4 (2.38%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.38%) Consultant
9 4 (2.38%) C# Developer
9 4 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (1.79%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (1.79%) WebSphere Administrator
10 3 (1.79%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.57%) HTML
2 41 (24.40%) .NET
2 41 (24.40%) Web Services
3 37 (22.02%) CSS
4 31 (18.45%) JSON
5 28 (16.67%) jQuery
6 27 (16.07%) XML
7 21 (12.50%) RESTful
7 21 (12.50%) Spring
8 20 (11.90%) J2EE
9 18 (10.71%) LINQ
10 15 (8.93%) AngularJS
10 15 (8.93%) HTML5
11 14 (8.33%) Servlets
11 14 (8.33%) Java EE
12 12 (7.14%) WSDL
13 10 (5.95%) SOAP
13 10 (5.95%) Ajax
14 9 (5.36%) ASP.NET
14 9 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.86%) Open Source
2 10 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.76%) Data Conversion
4 7 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.38%) iPad
5 4 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.79%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.79%) Wiki
7 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.19%) NHS
7 2 (1.19%) W3C
7 2 (1.19%) DTV
7 2 (1.19%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.19%) Replication
7 2 (1.19%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 64 (38.10%) Linux
2 33 (19.64%) Windows
3 24 (14.29%) UNIX
4 9 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.76%) VME
6 7 (4.17%) Android
7 6 (3.57%) CentOS
7 6 (3.57%) Mac OS
7 6 (3.57%) AIX
7 6 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.57%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (41.07%) TDD
3 55 (32.74%) Scrum
4 43 (25.60%) Unit Testing
5 38 (22.62%) OO
5 38 (22.62%) Configuration Management
6 37 (22.02%) Software Engineering
7 34 (20.24%) MVC
8 28 (16.67%) DevOps
9 27 (16.07%) OOP
10 25 (14.88%) BDD
11 22 (13.10%) Automated Testing
11 22 (13.10%) Waterfall
12 16 (9.52%) Test Scripting
13 15 (8.93%) Integration Testing
14 14 (8.33%) E-Commerce
15 13 (7.74%) Kanban
15 13 (7.74%) Mentoring
16 10 (5.95%) Software Delivery
16 10 (5.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 64 (38.10%) Java
2 53 (31.55%) JavaScript
3 35 (20.83%) C#
4 28 (16.67%) Python
5 22 (13.10%) SQL
6 18 (10.71%) Ruby
7 17 (10.12%) C
7 17 (10.12%) C++
8 16 (9.52%) Perl
9 12 (7.14%) PHP
10 11 (6.55%) Objective-C
10 11 (6.55%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.76%) COBOL
12 6 (3.57%) Scala
13 4 (2.38%) PHP5
13 4 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.38%) XQuery
13 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (13.10%) Degree
2 15 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 20 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.57%) Xen
3 5 (2.98%) KVM
3 5 (2.98%) QEMU
4 4 (2.38%) vSphere
4 4 (2.38%) Docker
4 4 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (20.83%) Puppet
2 19 (11.31%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (8.93%) Vagrant
4 6 (3.57%) Ansible
5 5 (2.98%) Salt
6 3 (1.79%) SCOM
7 1 (0.60%) Oozie
Vendors
1 27 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.69%) VMware
3 22 (13.10%) Oracle
4 13 (7.74%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.95%) Atlassian
6 7 (4.17%) Google
7 6 (3.57%) hybris
7 6 (3.57%) HP
8 5 (2.98%) Perforce
8 5 (2.98%) IBM
8 5 (2.98%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.79%) Compuware
9 3 (1.79%) RightScale
10 2 (1.19%) SAP
10 2 (1.19%) Apple
11 1 (0.60%) Sun
11 1 (0.60%) Adobe
11 1 (0.60%) Kony
11 1 (0.60%) Apigee
11 1 (0.60%) Facebook
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