The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 72 64 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 5 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.57% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.82% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Average daily rate £600 £488 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% +9.09%
Continuous Integration
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
743 609 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.36% 69.76% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 339 372
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Reading region.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Reading region.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Artifactory
5 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Checkstyle
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) Hudson
5 3 (27.27%) Cobertura
5 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Liquibase
5 3 (27.27%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) FindBugs
5 3 (27.27%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Zope
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) H.323
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Bugzilla
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
3 3 (27.27%) Artifactory
3 3 (27.27%) Checkstyle
3 3 (27.27%) Cobertura
3 3 (27.27%) FindBugs
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Hudson
3 3 (27.27%) Liquibase
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
3 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Release Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) REST
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Twisted
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
3 1 (9.09%) LINQ
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Static Code Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) SOLID
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) API Design
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Programming
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Erlang
3 2 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) FedRAMP
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle