The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 80 88 101
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 50 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.82% 1.05% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.48% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £352 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £410 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.25 £31.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+110.48% +26.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2076 1753 1732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.55% 71.00% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 888 821
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 62
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Continuous Integration
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Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh +3 36 £413 +37.50% 5
Glasgow +1 7 £370 -12.94% 9
West Lothian +2 4 £363 -7.05% 1
Dundee +5 1 - -
Lanarkshire - - - -
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Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 71 (56.80%) Java
2 68 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (47.20%) XML
4 49 (39.20%) TDD
5 47 (37.60%) Maven
6 45 (36.00%) Spring
7 36 (28.80%) Scrum
7 36 (28.80%) JBoss
8 35 (28.00%) Hibernate
9 34 (27.20%) Unit Testing
10 33 (26.40%) Jenkins
11 32 (25.60%) Linux
11 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
12 31 (24.80%) Web Services
13 30 (24.00%) JSON
14 29 (23.20%) BDD
14 29 (23.20%) HTML
15 27 (21.60%) CSS
16 25 (20.00%) SOA
17 23 (18.40%) SOAP
17 23 (18.40%) Waterfall
18 22 (17.60%) RESTful
19 20 (16.00%) Hudson
19 20 (16.00%) Java EE
19 20 (16.00%) Drools
19 20 (16.00%) jQuery
19 20 (16.00%) Mac OS X
20 19 (15.20%) JUnit
20 19 (15.20%) Open Source
21 18 (14.40%) Eclipse

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (6.40%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.80%) Confluence
3 5 (4.00%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.60%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.80%) Node.js
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.80%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.80%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) MS Office
1 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.80%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) GitHub
2 1 (0.80%) IaaS
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.40%) HTTP
2 5 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (0.80%) ATM
3 1 (0.80%) FTP
3 1 (0.80%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.20%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.80%) MySQL
4 4 (3.20%) KDB
5 3 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.60%) Informix
6 2 (1.60%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.80%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (37.60%) Maven
2 33 (26.40%) Jenkins
3 20 (16.00%) Hudson
4 19 (15.20%) JUnit
5 18 (14.40%) Eclipse
6 17 (13.60%) JIRA
6 17 (13.60%) Selenium
7 14 (11.20%) Subversion
8 11 (8.80%) Jasmine
9 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (6.40%) FitNesse
11 7 (5.60%) Cucumber
12 6 (4.80%) TeamCity
12 6 (4.80%) RSpec
12 6 (4.80%) QUnit
12 6 (4.80%) Artifactory
12 6 (4.80%) Ant
13 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
13 5 (4.00%) Cobertura
14 4 (3.20%) Mockito
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Retail
3 3 (2.40%) Publishing
3 3 (2.40%) Banking
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 83 (66.40%) Developer
2 42 (33.60%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.00%) Lead Developer
3 10 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
4 8 (6.40%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (4.80%) Release Manager
5 6 (4.80%) Senior Developer
5 6 (4.80%) Build Manager
6 5 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (3.20%) Software Developer
7 4 (3.20%) Tester
7 4 (3.20%) C++ Developer
7 4 (3.20%) C# Developer
7 4 (3.20%) User Experience Developer
8 3 (2.40%) Automation Tester
8 3 (2.40%) Test Engineer
8 3 (2.40%) .NET Developer
9 2 (1.60%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (1.60%) Architect
9 2 (1.60%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (47.20%) XML
2 45 (36.00%) Spring
3 35 (28.00%) Hibernate
4 31 (24.80%) Web Services
5 30 (24.00%) JSON
6 29 (23.20%) HTML
7 27 (21.60%) CSS
8 23 (18.40%) SOAP
9 22 (17.60%) RESTful
10 20 (16.00%) jQuery
10 20 (16.00%) Drools
10 20 (16.00%) Java EE
11 16 (12.80%) jBPM
11 16 (12.80%) CSS3
12 15 (12.00%) Backbone.js
13 14 (11.20%) .NET
14 13 (10.40%) HTML5
15 12 (9.60%) JMS
15 12 (9.60%) XSLT
16 11 (8.80%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.20%) Open Source
2 5 (4.00%) FMCG
2 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.40%) Ontologies
3 3 (2.40%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.60%) Linux
2 20 (16.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (4.80%) UNIX
4 5 (4.00%) AIX
4 5 (4.00%) Solaris
5 4 (3.20%) Windows
6 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.80%) Android
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (39.20%) TDD
3 36 (28.80%) Scrum
4 34 (27.20%) Unit Testing
5 29 (23.20%) BDD
6 25 (20.00%) SOA
7 23 (18.40%) Waterfall
8 18 (14.40%) Project Management
8 18 (14.40%) MVC
8 18 (14.40%) Workflow
9 17 (13.60%) Refactoring
9 17 (13.60%) BPMN
10 16 (12.80%) Performance Monitoring
10 16 (12.80%) Web Development
11 14 (11.20%) Pair Programming
12 12 (9.60%) DSDM
13 10 (8.00%) Release Management
13 10 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (7.20%) User Stories
15 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (56.80%) Java
2 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
3 15 (12.00%) C#
4 10 (8.00%) Python
4 10 (8.00%) SQL
5 7 (5.60%) Perl
6 5 (4.00%) C++
6 5 (4.00%) Ruby
6 5 (4.00%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (3.20%) Korn
7 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.60%) Groovy
8 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.80%) AspectJ
9 1 (0.80%) VBScript
9 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (3.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) Puppet
1 6 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.00%) Vagrant
2 5 (4.00%) Capistrano
3 3 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (28.80%) JBoss
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle
3 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.00%) Sybase
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.60%) HP
7 1 (0.80%) VMware
7 1 (0.80%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.80%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.80%) Twitter
7 1 (0.80%) ForgeRock
Scotland
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago