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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 55 48 93
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +45
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 123 114 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.28% 3.09% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 4.01% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 71 20
Median daily rate £425 £363 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -41.17%
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
3041 2840 2333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.07% 76.92% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1919 1679 1251
Median daily rate £415 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 124 97
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +18.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +3 71 £425 +16.43% 13
Manchester +1 42 £463 +5.11% 31
Merseyside -6 2 £400 +28.00% 3
Lancashire -23 2 £395 +12.85% 1
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 215 (81.75%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (60.08%) Java
3 117 (44.49%) TDD
4 97 (36.88%) JavaScript
5 79 (30.04%) Scrum
6 74 (28.14%) Jenkins
7 71 (27.00%) DevOps
8 69 (26.24%) Linux
9 68 (25.86%) Spring
9 68 (25.86%) Git (software)
10 67 (25.48%) CSS
11 66 (25.10%) SQL
11 66 (25.10%) Finance
12 61 (23.19%) Software Engineering
13 59 (22.43%) HTML
14 56 (21.29%) Test Automation
15 48 (18.25%) .NET
16 42 (15.97%) Oracle
16 42 (15.97%) jQuery
17 41 (15.59%) XML
18 40 (15.21%) Web Services
19 39 (14.83%) Windows
20 36 (13.69%) E-Commerce
20 36 (13.69%) Microsoft
20 36 (13.69%) HTML5
21 35 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
21 35 (13.31%) ETL
22 34 (12.93%) MS Excel
22 34 (12.93%) Puppet
23 33 (12.55%) AngularJS

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 24 (9.13%) WebSphere
2 18 (6.84%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.18%) JBoss
4 10 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (3.04%) CMS
6 6 (2.28%) Drupal
6 6 (2.28%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.90%) Apache
7 5 (1.90%) CICS
7 5 (1.90%) Confluence
7 5 (1.90%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.52%) CloudStack
8 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.52%) IIS
9 3 (1.14%) ArcGIS
9 3 (1.14%) GeoServer
9 3 (1.14%) Jetty
9 3 (1.14%) Mule
Applications
1 34 (12.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.66%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.08%) Amazon S3
2 16 (6.08%) GitHub
3 15 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (4.18%) Amazon Kinesis
4 11 (4.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 7 (2.66%) Veeva
6 5 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.76%) Engine Yard
7 2 (0.76%) Heroku
7 2 (0.76%) IaaS
7 2 (0.76%) PaaS
7 2 (0.76%) SaaS
7 2 (0.76%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.18%) Internet
2 10 (3.80%) HTTP
3 7 (2.66%) Network Security
4 5 (1.90%) Firewall
5 3 (1.14%) DNS
5 3 (1.14%) SSH
6 2 (0.76%) SMTP
6 2 (0.76%) SSL
6 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.51%) MySQL
3 23 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (7.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (6.46%) OLAP
5 17 (6.46%) OLAP Cube
6 16 (6.08%) Big Data
7 12 (4.56%) Oracle Database
8 11 (4.18%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (4.18%) Star Schema
9 7 (2.66%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.66%) NoSQL
9 7 (2.66%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.90%) DB2
10 5 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.52%) Hazelcast
12 3 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.14%) GIS
12 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (28.14%) Jenkins
2 68 (25.86%) Git (software)
3 35 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (12.17%) JIRA
5 31 (11.79%) Talend Open Studio
6 27 (10.27%) SpecFlow
7 26 (9.89%) Subversion
7 26 (9.89%) TestComplete
8 23 (8.75%) JUnit
9 21 (7.98%) Gradle
9 21 (7.98%) Selenium
10 19 (7.22%) Mercurial
11 16 (6.08%) Maven
12 13 (4.94%) Cucumber
12 13 (4.94%) TeamCity
12 13 (4.94%) Visual Studio
13 11 (4.18%) ERwin
14 9 (3.42%) Mockito
15 8 (3.04%) Ant
16 7 (2.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 66 (25.10%) Finance
2 30 (11.41%) Banking
3 17 (6.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.66%) Retail
4 7 (2.66%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.14%) Electronics
6 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Publishing
7 1 (0.38%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 151 (57.41%) Developer
2 60 (22.81%) Java Developer
3 38 (14.45%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 30 (11.41%) Consultant
6 21 (7.98%) DevOps Consultant
7 18 (6.84%) ETL Developer
7 18 (6.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (6.08%) Integration Consultant
9 14 (5.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 14 (5.32%) Java Scala Developer
9 14 (5.32%) Scala Developer
9 14 (5.32%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 14 (5.32%) Senior Scala Developer
9 14 (5.32%) Talend Developer
10 11 (4.18%) Agile Developer
10 11 (4.18%) Agile Java Developer
10 11 (4.18%) Architect
10 11 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (4.18%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (25.86%) Spring
2 67 (25.48%) CSS
3 59 (22.43%) HTML
4 48 (18.25%) .NET
5 42 (15.97%) jQuery
6 41 (15.59%) XML
7 40 (15.21%) Web Services
8 36 (13.69%) HTML5
9 33 (12.55%) AngularJS
10 29 (11.03%) RESTful
11 27 (10.27%) J2EE
12 24 (9.13%) Hibernate
12 24 (9.13%) JDBC
13 23 (8.75%) CSS3
14 21 (7.98%) REST
15 20 (7.60%) SOAP
15 20 (7.60%) XSLT
16 15 (5.70%) JSP
16 15 (5.70%) WSDL
17 14 (5.32%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.84%) Data Integration
2 17 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.56%) Online Banking
3 12 (4.56%) User Experience
4 10 (3.80%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.66%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.28%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.28%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.90%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.90%) iPad
7 5 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.90%) PMI
8 3 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.14%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.76%) Clustering
9 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 69 (26.24%) Linux
2 39 (14.83%) Windows
3 23 (8.75%) Unix
4 7 (2.66%) Android
4 7 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.14%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.76%) CentOS
6 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.38%) pSOS
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (81.75%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (44.49%) TDD
3 79 (30.04%) Scrum
4 71 (27.00%) DevOps
5 61 (23.19%) Software Engineering
6 56 (21.29%) Test Automation
7 36 (13.69%) E-Commerce
8 35 (13.31%) ETL
9 32 (12.17%) Code Coverage
9 32 (12.17%) Unit Testing
10 31 (11.79%) MVC
11 30 (11.41%) BDD
12 29 (11.03%) SOA
13 28 (10.65%) Kanban
13 28 (10.65%) Web Development
14 27 (10.27%) Configuration Management
15 25 (9.51%) Analytics
15 25 (9.51%) Automated Testing
15 25 (9.51%) OOP
16 23 (8.75%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 158 (60.08%) Java
2 97 (36.88%) JavaScript
3 66 (25.10%) SQL
4 32 (12.17%) Python
5 27 (10.27%) Ruby
6 18 (6.84%) Scala
7 16 (6.08%) Bash Shell
7 16 (6.08%) PHP
8 14 (5.32%) Clojure
8 14 (5.32%) Groovy
9 13 (4.94%) C#
10 9 (3.42%) C++
10 9 (3.42%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.66%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.28%) COBOL
12 6 (2.28%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.90%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.90%) Assembly Language
13 5 (1.90%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (12.17%) Degree
2 13 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.04%) CCEA
3 8 (3.04%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (2.66%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.90%) BC Cleared
5 5 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.14%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.76%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.76%) CISM
7 2 (0.76%) CISSP
7 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.28%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (6.08%) Docker
2 14 (5.32%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.52%) vCloud
4 4 (1.52%) vSphere
4 4 (1.52%) Xen
4 4 (1.52%) XenServer
5 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.76%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 34 (12.93%) Puppet
2 29 (11.03%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.18%) Cobbler
4 7 (2.66%) Ansible
5 6 (2.28%) Nagios
5 6 (2.28%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.76%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.76%) logstash
6 2 (0.76%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.38%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.38%) Graylog
7 1 (0.38%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.38%) yum
Vendors
1 42 (15.97%) Oracle
2 36 (13.69%) Microsoft
3 31 (11.79%) Talend
4 23 (8.75%) IBM
5 16 (6.08%) Vertica
6 12 (4.56%) SAP
7 8 (3.04%) Citrix
7 8 (3.04%) VMware
8 7 (2.66%) Concur
8 7 (2.66%) Infor
8 7 (2.66%) Perforce
8 7 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.90%) Chordiant
10 4 (1.52%) EnterpriseDB
10 4 (1.52%) hybris
11 3 (1.14%) ESRI
11 3 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.14%) Sun
11 3 (1.14%) Tableau
12 2 (0.76%) BMC
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