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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
England / North West
Rank 49 45 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 96 138 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.65% 3.59% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 4.45% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 81 43
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +67.93%

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
2153 3099 2367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.93% 80.56% 76.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1402 1888 1417
Median daily rate £405 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 107 101
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +39.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +8 53 £400 +2.56% 27
Cheshire -3 19 £440 +13.54% 7
Merseyside +10 12 £550 - 4
Lancashire -14 1 £350 -22.22%
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 164 (64.57%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (45.28%) Jenkins
3 109 (42.91%) Java
4 94 (37.01%) DevOps
5 93 (36.61%) TDD
6 90 (35.43%) Scrum
7 88 (34.65%) Git (software)
8 83 (32.68%) JavaScript
9 77 (30.31%) Linux
10 71 (27.95%) BDD
11 70 (27.56%) Configuration Management
12 67 (26.38%) Ruby
13 64 (25.20%) HTML
13 64 (25.20%) CSS
14 61 (24.02%) Amazon AWS
15 53 (20.87%) RESTful
16 49 (19.29%) JSON
16 49 (19.29%) Python
16 49 (19.29%) Puppet
16 49 (19.29%) Cucumber
17 39 (15.35%) Node.js
18 38 (14.96%) Spring
19 37 (14.57%) Web Development
19 37 (14.57%) Pair Programming
20 35 (13.78%) Opscode Chef
21 34 (13.39%) Ansible
21 34 (13.39%) AngularJS
21 34 (13.39%) SQL
21 34 (13.39%) Continuous Delivery
22 32 (12.60%) Selenium

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 16 (6.30%) CMS
2 11 (4.33%) JBoss
3 9 (3.54%) Apache
3 9 (3.54%) Drupal
3 9 (3.54%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.54%) WebSphere
4 8 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.15%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.76%) IIS
5 7 (2.76%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.97%) nginx
6 5 (1.97%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.57%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.18%) Jetty
8 3 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.79%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.39%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 61 (24.02%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (11.81%) GitHub
3 22 (8.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (3.54%) PaaS
5 8 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.76%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.97%) Heroku
7 5 (1.97%) IaaS
8 4 (1.57%) SaaS
8 4 (1.57%) TestFlight
9 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.79%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.39%) Force.com
11 1 (0.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.72%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.15%) SSL
3 6 (2.36%) HTTP
3 6 (2.36%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.97%) DHCP
4 5 (1.97%) DNS
5 4 (1.57%) Kerberos
5 4 (1.57%) VPN
6 3 (1.18%) Firewall
6 3 (1.18%) LAN
6 3 (1.18%) VoIP
6 3 (1.18%) WAN
7 2 (0.79%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.79%) FTP
7 2 (0.79%) IPsec
7 2 (0.79%) SNMP
8 1 (0.39%) Broadband
8 1 (0.39%) DMZ
8 1 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.81%) NoSQL
2 19 (7.48%) MongoDB
3 16 (6.30%) SQL Server
4 14 (5.51%) MySQL
4 14 (5.51%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.36%) OLAP
7 6 (2.36%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.57%) Big Data
9 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.57%) SQLite
10 3 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.18%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 115 (45.28%) Jenkins
2 88 (34.65%) Git (software)
3 49 (19.29%) Cucumber
4 32 (12.60%) Selenium
5 18 (7.09%) JIRA
6 17 (6.69%) Maven
7 14 (5.51%) JUnit
8 13 (5.12%) Mercurial
9 11 (4.33%) Eclipse
9 11 (4.33%) Hudson
9 11 (4.33%) JMeter
9 11 (4.33%) Subversion
10 10 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (3.54%) Visual Studio
12 8 (3.15%) Bitbucket
12 8 (3.15%) GoCD
12 8 (3.15%) Jasmine
12 8 (3.15%) Travis CI
13 7 (2.76%) Gradle
14 6 (2.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (3.94%) Banking
2 8 (3.15%) Finance
3 5 (1.97%) Retail
4 2 (0.79%) Advertising
4 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.39%) Games
5 1 (0.39%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
5 1 (0.39%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 115 (45.28%) Developer
2 53 (20.87%) Java Developer
3 42 (16.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (9.84%) Consultant
5 22 (8.66%) Senior Developer
6 21 (8.27%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (7.09%) Architect
8 13 (5.12%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (4.72%) Administrator
10 11 (4.33%) .NET Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Java Scala Developer
10 11 (4.33%) Scala Developer
11 10 (3.94%) Agile Developer
11 10 (3.94%) DBA
11 10 (3.94%) Senior Java Scala Developer
11 10 (3.94%) Senior Scala Developer
11 10 (3.94%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.54%) Technical Leader
13 8 (3.15%) Lead Developer
13 8 (3.15%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (25.20%) CSS
1 64 (25.20%) HTML
2 53 (20.87%) RESTful
3 49 (19.29%) JSON
4 39 (15.35%) Node.js
5 38 (14.96%) Spring
6 34 (13.39%) AngularJS
7 29 (11.42%) HTML5
7 29 (11.42%) Web Services
8 27 (10.63%) .NET
9 26 (10.24%) CSS3
10 20 (7.87%) Ajax
10 20 (7.87%) jQuery
11 17 (6.69%) Sass
12 16 (6.30%) XML
13 13 (5.12%) Hibernate
14 12 (4.72%) Dropwizard
15 11 (4.33%) ELK Stack
16 10 (3.94%) Gherkin
16 10 (3.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.76%) Clustering
2 7 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (1.97%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.57%) iPhone
4 4 (1.57%) Replication
5 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.18%) User Experience
6 2 (0.79%) Fintech
6 2 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.79%) iPad
6 2 (0.79%) IVR
6 2 (0.79%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.39%) DataPower
7 1 (0.39%) Derivative
7 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.39%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (30.31%) Linux
2 21 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 21 (8.27%) Unix
3 17 (6.69%) CentOS
4 13 (5.12%) Windows
5 10 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.15%) Android
6 8 (3.15%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.76%) Fedora
8 4 (1.57%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.57%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.79%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) Debian
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (64.57%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (37.01%) DevOps
3 93 (36.61%) TDD
4 90 (35.43%) Scrum
5 71 (27.95%) BDD
6 70 (27.56%) Configuration Management
7 37 (14.57%) Pair Programming
7 37 (14.57%) Web Development
8 34 (13.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 32 (12.60%) Kanban
10 30 (11.81%) Open Source
10 30 (11.81%) Unit Testing
11 27 (10.63%) Microservices
11 27 (10.63%) OO
12 26 (10.24%) SDLC
12 26 (10.24%) Software Engineering
13 25 (9.84%) Test Automation
14 24 (9.45%) E-Commerce
15 21 (8.27%) SOA
16 17 (6.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 109 (42.91%) Java
2 83 (32.68%) JavaScript
3 67 (26.38%) Ruby
4 49 (19.29%) Python
5 34 (13.39%) SQL
6 25 (9.84%) C#
7 22 (8.66%) Bash Shell
8 19 (7.48%) Scala
9 18 (7.09%) Groovy
10 16 (6.30%) Clojure
11 13 (5.12%) T-SQL
12 11 (4.33%) Perl
13 9 (3.54%) Objective-C
13 9 (3.54%) PHP
14 7 (2.76%) Apple Swift
14 7 (2.76%) C++
15 6 (2.36%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.97%) F#
16 5 (1.97%) Go
17 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.97%) CISSP
4 3 (1.18%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MCP
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.39%) SANS
5 1 (0.39%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.30%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.79%) SDET
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (10.24%) Docker
2 13 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.33%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.79%) vCloud
5 2 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.79%) Xen
5 2 (0.79%) XenApp
5 2 (0.79%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.39%) HDFS
6 1 (0.39%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (19.29%) Puppet
2 35 (13.78%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (13.39%) Ansible
4 14 (5.51%) Kibana
5 8 (3.15%) logstash
5 8 (3.15%) Nagios
5 8 (3.15%) ZABBIX
6 7 (2.76%) Terraform
7 6 (2.36%) Ganglia
7 6 (2.36%) Graphite
7 6 (2.36%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.36%) Riemann
8 2 (0.79%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.79%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.39%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.39%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.39%) Packer
9 1 (0.39%) QRadar
9 1 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (9.06%) Red Hat
2 21 (8.27%) Oracle
3 18 (7.09%) VMware
4 15 (5.91%) Google
5 12 (4.72%) ATG
5 12 (4.72%) hybris
6 10 (3.94%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.54%) Splunk
8 6 (2.36%) Talend
8 6 (2.36%) Vertica
9 4 (1.57%) Perforce
9 4 (1.57%) Siebel
9 4 (1.57%) Tableau
10 3 (1.18%) New Relic
10 3 (1.18%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.18%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.79%) Black Duck
11 2 (0.79%) IBM
11 2 (0.79%) Sun
11 2 (0.79%) Telerik
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