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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 82 62 88
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +26
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 71 76 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.92% 2.63% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 3.63% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 36 18
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£404 £390 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +20.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
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
2772 2094 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.92% 72.43% 70.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1077 823
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 126 83
Average hourly rate £41.00 £31.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.15% +14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +2 37 £475 +35.71% 19
Cheshire -30 21 £383 -4.37% 19
Lancashire - 9 £375 -
Merseyside - 2 £325 - 4
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 102 (69.86%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (50.68%) TDD
3 56 (38.36%) JavaScript
4 54 (36.99%) Java
5 53 (36.30%) Git (software)
6 50 (34.25%) Linux
7 48 (32.88%) HTML
8 47 (32.19%) Scrum
9 40 (27.40%) CSS
10 39 (26.71%) Unit Testing
11 38 (26.03%) Web Services
12 37 (25.34%) C#
13 35 (23.97%) Puppet
13 35 (23.97%) Jenkins
14 34 (23.29%) MVC
15 33 (22.60%) Software Engineering
16 30 (20.55%) .NET
17 29 (19.86%) XML
17 29 (19.86%) DevOps
18 28 (19.18%) jQuery
18 28 (19.18%) Windows
18 28 (19.18%) OO
19 27 (18.49%) Configuration Management
19 27 (18.49%) Subversion
20 25 (17.12%) JSON
20 25 (17.12%) Finance
20 25 (17.12%) UNIX
21 24 (16.44%) Open Source
22 23 (15.75%) BDD
22 23 (15.75%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 12 (8.22%) Apache
2 11 (7.53%) Confluence
3 10 (6.85%) Node.js
4 8 (5.48%) CMS
5 7 (4.79%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.79%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.42%) IIS
6 5 (3.42%) Orchard CMS
6 5 (3.42%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.42%) Apache Solr
6 5 (3.42%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.05%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.05%) nginx
7 3 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.37%) JBoss
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (6.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.53%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (6.85%) Amazon S3
3 10 (6.85%) Route 53
4 9 (6.16%) PaaS
4 9 (6.16%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (4.11%) IaaS
6 5 (3.42%) SaaS
7 2 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.68%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.22%) HTTP
2 9 (6.16%) Internet
3 8 (5.48%) Firewall
3 8 (5.48%) Network Security
3 8 (5.48%) AMQP
4 6 (4.11%) DNS
4 6 (4.11%) DHCP
5 2 (1.37%) FTP
5 2 (1.37%) SSL
5 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.68%) LDAP
6 1 (0.68%) ATM
6 1 (0.68%) MQTT
6 1 (0.68%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.64%) SQL Server
1 17 (11.64%) MongoDB
2 15 (10.27%) MySQL
3 12 (8.22%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.53%) Big Data
5 10 (6.85%) RavenDB
5 10 (6.85%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (3.42%) Cognos Report Studio
9 5 (3.42%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 4 (2.74%) Cognos Transformer
10 4 (2.74%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (2.74%) Couchbase
10 4 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.05%) CouchDB
11 3 (2.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 53 (36.30%) Git (software)
2 35 (23.97%) Jenkins
3 27 (18.49%) Subversion
4 19 (13.01%) JIRA
4 19 (13.01%) Visual Studio
5 15 (10.27%) JUnit
6 14 (9.59%) Cucumber
7 13 (8.90%) Hudson
8 10 (6.85%) Ant
8 10 (6.85%) Eclipse
9 9 (6.16%) Maven
9 9 (6.16%) TeamCity
9 9 (6.16%) Gradle
10 7 (4.79%) Mercurial
10 7 (4.79%) NUnit
11 6 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.42%) ReSharper
12 5 (3.42%) Selenium
13 4 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (2.05%) FxCop
General
1 25 (17.12%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.48%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.37%) Games
5 2 (1.37%) Marketing
5 2 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 102 (69.86%) Developer
2 29 (19.86%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.70%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (13.01%) .NET Developer
5 13 (8.90%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.48%) Agile .NET Developer
6 8 (5.48%) Python Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Python/Django Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Django Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.11%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Cognos Developer
9 5 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Senior Cognos Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.74%) Architect
11 3 (2.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (32.88%) HTML
2 40 (27.40%) CSS
3 38 (26.03%) Web Services
4 30 (20.55%) .NET
5 29 (19.86%) XML
6 28 (19.18%) jQuery
7 25 (17.12%) JSON
8 21 (14.38%) LINQ
9 17 (11.64%) RESTful
10 14 (9.59%) Java EE
10 14 (9.59%) Spring
11 13 (8.90%) Ajax
12 12 (8.22%) HTML5
13 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (7.53%) REST
13 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET
13 11 (7.53%) AngularJS
14 10 (6.85%) Django
15 9 (6.16%) WSDL
16 8 (5.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Open Source
2 11 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.42%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (3.42%) NHS
4 5 (3.42%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.74%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.74%) iPad
6 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.05%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.37%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.37%) STB
7 2 (1.37%) W3C
7 2 (1.37%) DTV
7 2 (1.37%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) CESG
8 1 (0.68%) Tandem
8 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.25%) Linux
2 28 (19.18%) Windows
3 25 (17.12%) UNIX
4 11 (7.53%) CentOS
5 10 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.79%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.11%) Mac OS
7 6 (4.11%) AIX
7 6 (4.11%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.11%) Windows Vista
7 6 (4.11%) Android
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (69.86%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (50.68%) TDD
3 47 (32.19%) Scrum
4 39 (26.71%) Unit Testing
5 34 (23.29%) MVC
6 33 (22.60%) Software Engineering
7 29 (19.86%) DevOps
8 28 (19.18%) OO
9 27 (18.49%) Configuration Management
10 23 (15.75%) BDD
11 20 (13.70%) OOP
12 13 (8.90%) Workflow
12 13 (8.90%) Waterfall
12 13 (8.90%) Kanban
12 13 (8.90%) Mentoring
13 12 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (6.85%) E-Commerce
15 10 (6.85%) User Stories
16 9 (6.16%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 56 (38.36%) JavaScript
2 54 (36.99%) Java
3 37 (25.34%) C#
4 23 (15.75%) Python
5 19 (13.01%) Ruby
6 18 (12.33%) SQL
7 12 (8.22%) C++
7 12 (8.22%) C
8 10 (6.85%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.48%) PHP
9 8 (5.48%) Scala
10 7 (4.79%) Perl
10 7 (4.79%) XQuery
10 7 (4.79%) Objective-C
11 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.37%) Groovy
14 1 (0.68%) XPath
14 1 (0.68%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (10.96%) Degree
2 10 (6.85%) DV Cleared
2 10 (6.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.74%) vSphere
2 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.74%) Docker
3 2 (1.37%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (23.97%) Puppet
2 21 (14.38%) Vagrant
3 14 (9.59%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.42%) Ansible
4 5 (3.42%) Salt
5 3 (2.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.70%) Oracle
3 19 (13.01%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.85%) VMware
5 8 (5.48%) RightScale
6 7 (4.79%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.42%) Cognos
7 5 (3.42%) HP
8 4 (2.74%) hybris
8 4 (2.74%) Xamarin
9 3 (2.05%) IBM
9 3 (2.05%) SAP
10 2 (1.37%) Compuware
10 2 (1.37%) Apple
10 2 (1.37%) Perforce
11 1 (0.68%) Google
11 1 (0.68%) Zend
11 1 (0.68%) Kony
11 1 (0.68%) Adobe
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