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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 19 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 36 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.99% 2.60% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 3.20% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 7
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £346 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £393 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -29.57%
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
421 532 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 81.75% 81.35% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 401 316
Median daily rate £400 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £9.60 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £48.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newport +13 16 £445 +25.35%
Cardiff +11 9 £475 +26.66%
Gwent - 1 £423 -
Continuous Integration
Wales

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 46 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (61.29%) TDD
3 31 (50.00%) .NET
4 30 (48.39%) BDD
5 28 (45.16%) Test Automation
5 28 (45.16%) DevOps
5 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
6 27 (43.55%) HTML
6 27 (43.55%) Visual Studio
7 26 (41.94%) jQuery
8 24 (38.71%) Selenium
8 24 (38.71%) Java
8 24 (38.71%) C#
9 22 (35.48%) CSS
9 22 (35.48%) MVC
9 22 (35.48%) WCF
9 22 (35.48%) Unit Testing
9 22 (35.48%) HTML5
9 22 (35.48%) CSS3
9 22 (35.48%) KnockoutJS
9 22 (35.48%) AngularJS
9 22 (35.48%) TypeScript
9 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (32.26%) Jenkins
11 19 (30.65%) Web Development
12 18 (29.03%) Test-First Development
12 18 (29.03%) NUnit
12 18 (29.03%) ATDD
12 18 (29.03%) MbUnit
12 18 (29.03%) MSTest

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 (11.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.06%) MQSeries
3 4 (6.45%) JBoss
4 3 (4.84%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Jetty
4 3 (4.84%) Mongrel
4 3 (4.84%) nginx
4 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.06%) PaaS
4 4 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.45%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (6.45%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (4.84%) Google App Engine
5 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.84%) Route 53
5 3 (4.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) DHCP
2 3 (4.84%) DNS
2 3 (4.84%) FTP
2 3 (4.84%) IPsec
2 3 (4.84%) Network Security
2 3 (4.84%) SSL
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) Couchbase
1 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
1 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (43.55%) Visual Studio
2 24 (38.71%) Selenium
3 20 (32.26%) Jenkins
4 18 (29.03%) MbUnit
4 18 (29.03%) MSTest
4 18 (29.03%) NUnit
5 16 (25.81%) SpecFlow
6 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
7 11 (17.74%) Mercurial
8 10 (16.13%) Cucumber
9 8 (12.90%) TeamCity
10 7 (11.29%) JIRA
11 5 (8.06%) JMeter
11 5 (8.06%) Subversion
12 4 (6.45%) Bazaar
12 4 (6.45%) Burp Suite
12 4 (6.45%) DbUnit
12 4 (6.45%) JUnit
12 4 (6.45%) Spock
13 3 (4.84%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (45.16%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 11 (17.74%) .NET Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Agile Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Senior Agile Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Test Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) QA Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) .NET
2 27 (43.55%) HTML
3 26 (41.94%) jQuery
4 22 (35.48%) AngularJS
4 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (35.48%) CSS
4 22 (35.48%) CSS3
4 22 (35.48%) HTML5
4 22 (35.48%) KnockoutJS
4 22 (35.48%) WCF
5 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.90%) SOAP
7 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (11.29%) Gherkin
7 7 (11.29%) Kafka
8 6 (9.68%) REST
8 6 (9.68%) Web Services
9 5 (8.06%) J2EE
9 5 (8.06%) XML
10 4 (6.45%) JSTS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.84%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (61.29%) TDD
3 30 (48.39%) BDD
4 28 (45.16%) DevOps
4 28 (45.16%) Test Automation
5 22 (35.48%) MVC
5 22 (35.48%) Unit Testing
6 19 (30.65%) Web Development
7 18 (29.03%) ATDD
7 18 (29.03%) Test-First Development
8 15 (24.19%) Scrum
9 14 (22.58%) Performance Testing
10 11 (17.74%) API Testing
10 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
11 10 (16.13%) User Stories
12 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
12 8 (12.90%) Exploratory Testing
12 8 (12.90%) OWASP
13 7 (11.29%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (11.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 24 (38.71%) C#
2 24 (38.71%) Java
3 22 (35.48%) TypeScript
4 6 (9.68%) SQL
5 4 (6.45%) Python
6 3 (4.84%) C
6 3 (4.84%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) CEH
3 3 (4.84%) CISSP
3 3 (4.84%) CREST Certified
3 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
2 3 (4.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) Ansible
2 4 (6.45%) Mesos
2 4 (6.45%) Terraform
3 3 (4.84%) Fluentd
3 3 (4.84%) Marathon
3 3 (4.84%) Piwik
3 3 (4.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Atlassian
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Google
2 3 (4.84%) VMware
3 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.61%) SAP