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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 51 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 17 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.02% 1.54% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 2.09% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 7
Average daily rate £340 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+29.25% +11.36%
Continuous Integration
Wales

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
489 382 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 86.86% 73.60% 77.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 264 189
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 10
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £31.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 11 £328 -15.48% 1
Newport -3 3 £380 - 3
Continuous Integration
Wales

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 60 (75.95%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (63.29%) Jenkins
3 42 (53.16%) Scrum
4 41 (51.90%) HTML
5 39 (49.37%) CSS
6 38 (48.10%) Web Services
7 37 (46.84%) JavaScript
8 36 (45.57%) Java
8 36 (45.57%) .NET
9 34 (43.04%) OO
9 34 (43.04%) TDD
9 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
10 33 (41.77%) jQuery
11 31 (39.24%) SOAP
12 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
13 29 (36.71%) Ajax
14 28 (35.44%) MVC
14 28 (35.44%) IIS
15 27 (34.18%) DevOps
16 25 (31.65%) SQL
16 25 (31.65%) C#
17 22 (27.85%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (26.58%) XML
19 20 (25.32%) XSLT
19 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
19 20 (25.32%) Configuration Management
19 20 (25.32%) JIRA
20 19 (24.05%) Git (software)
21 18 (22.78%) Finance
21 18 (22.78%) Spring

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 28 (35.44%) IIS
2 12 (15.19%) Apache
2 12 (15.19%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.66%) Jetty
3 10 (12.66%) nginx
3 10 (12.66%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.59%) Confluence
5 5 (6.33%) OpenStack
6 4 (5.06%) Node.js
7 3 (3.80%) JBoss
7 3 (3.80%) Mule
8 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.53%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.66%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (12.66%) Google App Engine
2 10 (12.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (10.13%) GitHub
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) HTTP
2 10 (12.66%) DHCP
2 10 (12.66%) DNS
2 10 (12.66%) FTP
2 10 (12.66%) IPsec
2 10 (12.66%) SSL
2 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
2 8 (10.13%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.33%) Neo4j
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (63.29%) Jenkins
2 22 (27.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (25.32%) JIRA
4 19 (24.05%) Git (software)
5 17 (21.52%) Hudson
5 17 (21.52%) Subversion
6 15 (18.99%) TeamCity
7 13 (16.46%) Selenium
8 12 (15.19%) Cucumber
8 12 (15.19%) Jasmine
8 12 (15.19%) QUnit
8 12 (15.19%) Sinon.JS
9 9 (11.39%) Trac
10 8 (10.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (8.86%) Mercurial
11 7 (8.86%) SpecFlow
12 6 (7.59%) Maven
13 5 (6.33%) Geb
13 5 (6.33%) Spock
13 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (22.78%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.52%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Agile Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Applications Developer
6 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (6.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (6.33%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.90%) HTML
2 39 (49.37%) CSS
3 38 (48.10%) Web Services
4 36 (45.57%) .NET
5 33 (41.77%) jQuery
6 31 (39.24%) SOAP
7 29 (36.71%) Ajax
8 21 (26.58%) XML
9 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
9 20 (25.32%) XSLT
10 18 (22.78%) Spring
11 17 (21.52%) J2EE
12 16 (20.25%) REST
13 15 (18.99%) XForms
14 12 (15.19%) .NET Framework
14 12 (15.19%) HTML5
14 12 (15.19%) RequireJS
15 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (13.92%) CSS3
15 11 (13.92%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) W3C
3 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.80%) NHS
5 2 (2.53%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) BBC
6 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Android
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 7 (8.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (75.95%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (53.16%) Scrum
3 34 (43.04%) OO
3 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
3 34 (43.04%) TDD
4 28 (35.44%) MVC
5 27 (34.18%) DevOps
6 20 (25.32%) Configuration Management
7 16 (20.25%) Open Source
7 16 (20.25%) Regression Testing
7 16 (20.25%) Software Testing
8 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
8 15 (18.99%) UML
9 13 (16.46%) BDD
9 13 (16.46%) Test Automation
10 10 (12.66%) OOP
11 8 (10.13%) Analytics
12 7 (8.86%) SDLC
12 7 (8.86%) SOA
12 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) JavaScript
2 36 (45.57%) Java
3 25 (31.65%) C#
3 25 (31.65%) SQL
4 14 (17.72%) XPath
5 6 (7.59%) PHP
5 6 (7.59%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.59%) Python
5 6 (7.59%) Ruby
6 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) HND
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) Xen
2 9 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Puppet
2 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.27%) Nagios
4 1 (1.27%) yum
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) Atlassian
3 10 (12.66%) Google
4 9 (11.39%) VMware
5 5 (6.33%) AppDynamics
5 5 (6.33%) New Relic
5 5 (6.33%) Rackspace
5 5 (6.33%) Twitter