The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 31 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 South Wales 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 50 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.15% 0.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£408 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+118.46% +3.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 305 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 74.09% 71.10% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 198 197
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.85 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £19.35 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Continuous Integration
Wales

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 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
Cardiff - 11 £400 - 5
Newport -13 2 £500 +11.11% 1
Bridgend - - - -
Continuous Integration
Wales

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (69.23%) Scrum
1 18 (69.23%) TDD
2 16 (61.54%) BDD
3 15 (57.69%) Automated Testing
4 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 12 (46.15%) Migration
6 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) CMS
7 10 (38.46%) Subversion
7 10 (38.46%) CRM
7 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
7 10 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (38.46%) Sitecore
7 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
8 9 (34.62%) Java
8 9 (34.62%) SQL
9 8 (30.77%) C#
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) SaaS
10 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (26.92%) Groovy
10 7 (26.92%) SOAP
10 7 (26.92%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (23.08%) Ruby
11 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (23.08%) Document Management
11 6 (23.08%) Maven
11 6 (23.08%) GIS
11 6 (23.08%) Web Services

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (38.46%) CMS
1 10 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
1 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Lync
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) SaaS
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (15.38%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (38.46%) Subversion
2 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Maven
3 6 (23.08%) Ant
3 6 (23.08%) Selenium
4 5 (19.23%) JUnit
4 5 (19.23%) Apache Ivy
4 5 (19.23%) Mercurial
5 4 (15.38%) JBehave
5 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
6 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
6 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
6 3 (11.54%) Hudson
6 3 (11.54%) JIRA
6 3 (11.54%) CruiseControl
7 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Automated Test Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Coach
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Development Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Development Team Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) Software Packaging
3 4 (15.38%) Memcached
4 3 (11.54%) RESTful
4 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 3 (11.54%) J2EE
4 3 (11.54%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) JSON
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) GIS
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) CentOS
1 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Scrum
1 18 (69.23%) TDD
2 16 (61.54%) BDD
3 15 (57.69%) Automated Testing
4 12 (46.15%) Migration
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (38.46%) CRM
7 7 (26.92%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
8 6 (23.08%) Document Management
9 5 (19.23%) Release Management
9 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
10 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
10 4 (15.38%) User Stories
10 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (15.38%) DevOps
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
10 4 (15.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) Groovy
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 4 (15.38%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) XQuery
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) StatsD
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
2 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Sitecore
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) HP