The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 19 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 30 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.50% 3.27% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.90% 4.19% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 2
Median daily rate £425 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +53.84%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
337 334 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 84.25% 78.04% 80.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 232 103
Median daily rate £425 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £23.24 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.96% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £9.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.30 £15.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (66.04%) DevOps
3 30 (56.60%) Git (software)
3 30 (56.60%) Java
4 24 (45.28%) Continuous Delivery
5 23 (43.40%) Configuration Management
5 23 (43.40%) Linux
5 23 (43.40%) Ruby
6 19 (35.85%) Python
7 17 (32.08%) TDD
7 17 (32.08%) Puppet
8 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
8 16 (30.19%) Web Services
9 12 (22.64%) Web Development
9 12 (22.64%) Ansible
9 12 (22.64%) BDD
10 11 (20.75%) REST
10 11 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (20.75%) Subversion
10 11 (20.75%) Unix
10 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
11 10 (18.87%) CSS
11 10 (18.87%) HTTP
11 10 (18.87%) Docker
11 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (18.87%) Open Source
12 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
12 9 (16.98%) GitHub
13 8 (15.09%) Front End Development
13 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (11.32%) Confluence
1 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.43%) nginx
3 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.66%) IIS
4 3 (5.66%) Jetty
5 2 (3.77%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.89%) CICS
6 1 (1.89%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) Liferay
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.98%) GitHub
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.55%) IaaS
5 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.77%) Force.com
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.89%) Office 365
6 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) HTTP
2 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.21%) SSL
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
5 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 2 (3.77%) DNS
5 2 (3.77%) FTP
5 2 (3.77%) IPsec
6 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
2 7 (13.21%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.32%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.89%) DB2
5 1 (1.89%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.89%) Power BI
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (56.60%) Git (software)
2 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
3 11 (20.75%) Subversion
4 8 (15.09%) JIRA
5 5 (9.43%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.66%) Artifactory
6 3 (5.66%) GitLab
6 3 (5.66%) JUnit
6 3 (5.66%) Maven
6 3 (5.66%) Selenium
6 3 (5.66%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.77%) DbUnit
7 2 (3.77%) GoCD
7 2 (3.77%) jMock
7 2 (3.77%) Mockito
7 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.77%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.89%) git-flow
8 1 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (30.19%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Digital Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Python Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
5 2 (3.77%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) Consultant
6 1 (1.89%) Development Manager
6 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) Web Services
2 11 (20.75%) REST
3 10 (18.87%) CSS
4 7 (13.21%) HTML
4 7 (13.21%) RESTful
5 6 (11.32%) Spring
6 4 (7.55%) SOAP
6 4 (7.55%) XML
7 3 (5.66%) MCollective
7 3 (5.66%) Sensu
8 2 (3.77%) Apache Camel
8 2 (3.77%) J2EE
8 2 (3.77%) JSON
8 2 (3.77%) LAMP
8 2 (3.77%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (3.77%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (3.77%) PowerMock
8 2 (3.77%) Servlets
8 2 (3.77%) Spring Boot
8 2 (3.77%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
1 5 (9.43%) Data Structures
1 5 (9.43%) Private Cloud
2 4 (7.55%) Blog
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Social Media
3 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) iSeries
4 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Unix
3 5 (9.43%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.66%) CoreOS
4 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (66.04%) DevOps
3 24 (45.28%) Continuous Delivery
4 23 (43.40%) Configuration Management
5 17 (32.08%) TDD
6 12 (22.64%) BDD
6 12 (22.64%) Web Development
7 10 (18.87%) Open Source
8 8 (15.09%) Front End Development
8 8 (15.09%) OO
8 8 (15.09%) Scrum
9 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.43%) Software Delivery
11 4 (7.55%) High Availability
11 4 (7.55%) Kanban
11 4 (7.55%) Line Management
11 4 (7.55%) Prototyping
11 4 (7.55%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) Java
2 23 (43.40%) Ruby
3 19 (35.85%) Python
4 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
5 8 (15.09%) SQL
6 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.43%) Go
8 4 (7.55%) Scala
9 3 (5.66%) C
10 2 (3.77%) Apex Code
10 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
10 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.77%) SOQL
11 1 (1.89%) COBOL
11 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Docker
2 4 (7.55%) etcd
2 4 (7.55%) flannel
3 3 (5.66%) Ceph
3 3 (5.66%) GlusterFS
4 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.89%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (32.08%) Puppet
2 12 (22.64%) Ansible
3 11 (20.75%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (11.32%) Kubernetes
4 6 (11.32%) Salt
5 4 (7.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (7.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (5.66%) Graphite
6 3 (5.66%) HAProxy
6 3 (5.66%) logstash
6 3 (5.66%) rkt
7 1 (1.89%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) SAP
3 1 (1.89%) VMware
3 1 (1.89%) WSO2