The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
Wales / South Wales
Rank 28 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 22 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.65% 6.73% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 7.92% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 5
Median daily rate £525 £336 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.13% -10.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £310 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £425 £400
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 £55.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +69.23%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
380 442 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.34% 85.00% 73.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 337 257
Median daily rate £400 £329 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.58% -12.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £415 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 15
Median hourly rate £28.75 £47.15 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.01% +109.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
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 South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 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
Cardiff -2 8 £413 +26.92% 2
Newport -9 6 £575 +51.31%
Continuous Integration
Wales

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.05%) Java
3 33 (45.21%) Jenkins
4 31 (42.47%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (38.36%) TDD
6 23 (31.51%) Web Services
7 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
7 21 (28.77%) REST
8 19 (26.03%) OWASP
9 18 (24.66%) Git (software)
9 18 (24.66%) Python
9 18 (24.66%) Secure Coding
10 17 (23.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 17 (23.29%) BDD
10 17 (23.29%) Penetration Testing
11 16 (21.92%) Domain-Driven Design
11 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
11 16 (21.92%) Open Source
11 16 (21.92%) Ansible
12 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
12 15 (20.55%) Configuration Management
13 14 (19.18%) RESTful
13 14 (19.18%) Ethical Hacking
13 14 (19.18%) Algorithms
14 13 (17.81%) Microservices
14 13 (17.81%) Information Assurance
15 12 (16.44%) CEH
15 12 (16.44%) Automated Testing
15 12 (16.44%) CISSP
15 12 (16.44%) JavaScript

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 7 (9.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.74%) Liferay
3 1 (1.37%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.37%) Mule
3 1 (1.37%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (10.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (42.47%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.48%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.37%) Heroku
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Network Security
2 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.11%) Couchbase
3 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (45.21%) Jenkins
2 18 (24.66%) Git (software)
3 11 (15.07%) Selenium
4 10 (13.70%) Cucumber
4 10 (13.70%) SpecFlow
5 8 (10.96%) Maven
6 5 (6.85%) Mercurial
6 5 (6.85%) NUnit
7 4 (5.48%) Bazaar
7 4 (5.48%) JUnit
7 4 (5.48%) Subversion
8 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.74%) DbUnit
9 2 (2.74%) JIRA
9 2 (2.74%) jMock
9 2 (2.74%) Mockito
9 2 (2.74%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.37%) MSTest
10 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.96%) Electronics
3 8 (10.96%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.96%) Marketing
4 7 (9.59%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Developer
2 17 (23.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.07%) Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) QA Analyst
5 8 (10.96%) Cloud Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Security Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Security Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.22%) Applications Developer
8 5 (6.85%) AWS Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Quality Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Tester
9 4 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Python Developer
9 4 (5.48%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) Web Services
2 21 (28.77%) REST
3 14 (19.18%) RESTful
4 9 (12.33%) Spring
5 7 (9.59%) .NET
5 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (9.59%) Swagger
6 6 (8.22%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (8.22%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
7 5 (6.85%) HTML
8 4 (5.48%) CSS
8 4 (5.48%) CSS3
8 4 (5.48%) HTML5
8 4 (5.48%) J2EE
8 4 (5.48%) jQuery
8 4 (5.48%) JSON
8 4 (5.48%) Kafka
8 4 (5.48%) NHibernate
8 4 (5.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.11%) Cryptography
2 3 (4.11%) Fintech
3 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) CentOS
3 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.36%) TDD
3 19 (26.03%) OWASP
4 18 (24.66%) Secure Coding
5 17 (23.29%) BDD
5 17 (23.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (23.29%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (21.92%) Domain-Driven Design
6 16 (21.92%) Open Source
7 15 (20.55%) Configuration Management
7 15 (20.55%) Test Automation
8 14 (19.18%) Ethical Hacking
9 13 (17.81%) Information Assurance
9 13 (17.81%) Microservices
10 12 (16.44%) Automated Testing
10 12 (16.44%) Security Architecture
11 11 (15.07%) API Testing
11 11 (15.07%) DevOps
11 11 (15.07%) Security Testing
12 10 (13.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) Java
2 18 (24.66%) Python
3 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.59%) C#
5 6 (8.22%) SQL
6 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.11%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.74%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) Groovy
8 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.44%) CEH
3 12 (16.44%) CISSP
4 9 (12.33%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) QA
2 9 (12.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) Ansible
2 3 (4.11%) Puppet
3 2 (2.74%) Consul
3 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.37%) Pingdom
4 1 (1.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) SAP
2 5 (6.85%) Splunk
3 2 (2.74%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.37%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.37%) PagerDuty
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore