The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 39 88 120
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +32
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 136 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.19% 1.21% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 1.73% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 19 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £304 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.38 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.64%
Continuous Integration
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2383 1558 1866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.48% 69.77% 67.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1627 1020 1095
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 106 126
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.50 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the South West region.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 November 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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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
Bristol +39 77 £400 +26.98% 11
Gloucestershire - 27 £450 - 6
Somerset +9 15 £315 +5.00% 3
Wiltshire -9 8 £398 - 6
Devon - 1 - - 1
Dorset - - - - 2
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 184 (80.35%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (58.08%) Linux
3 105 (45.85%) PHP
4 96 (41.92%) JavaScript
5 86 (37.55%) CentOS
6 78 (34.06%) Apache
7 73 (31.88%) Java
8 72 (31.44%) jQuery
9 71 (31.00%) HTML
9 71 (31.00%) SQL
10 68 (29.69%) Security Cleared
11 67 (29.26%) MySQL
12 62 (27.07%) Automated Testing
13 60 (26.20%) Zend
13 60 (26.20%) Scrum
13 60 (26.20%) HTML5
14 59 (25.76%) Git (software)
15 57 (24.89%) PHPUnit
16 55 (24.02%) Bash Shell
17 54 (23.58%) Unit Testing
17 54 (23.58%) Zend Framework
17 54 (23.58%) Ruby
18 53 (23.14%) Jenkins
19 52 (22.71%) Perl
20 50 (21.83%) Software Engineering
21 45 (19.65%) .NET
21 45 (19.65%) Puppet
21 45 (19.65%) DevOps
22 43 (18.78%) Python
23 42 (18.34%) C#

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 78 (34.06%) Apache
2 7 (3.06%) nginx
3 6 (2.62%) MediaWiki
3 6 (2.62%) Confluence
4 5 (2.18%) CMS
5 4 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.31%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.31%) IIS
7 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.87%) JBoss
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.44%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.44%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Tridion
2 1 (0.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.87%) GitHub
2 2 (0.87%) PaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.23%) Firewall
2 18 (7.86%) LAN
2 18 (7.86%) WAN
3 17 (7.42%) LDAP
4 15 (6.55%) VPN
5 8 (3.49%) IPv6
6 7 (3.06%) Network Security
7 6 (2.62%) EIGRP
7 6 (2.62%) OSPF
7 6 (2.62%) BGP
7 6 (2.62%) IPsec
8 5 (2.18%) Internet
9 4 (1.75%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.75%) AMQP
10 3 (1.31%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.87%) DVB
11 2 (0.87%) IPv4
12 1 (0.44%) LTE
12 1 (0.44%) 3G
12 1 (0.44%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (29.26%) MySQL
2 24 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.11%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.80%) RDBMS
5 10 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.75%) SQLite
8 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.31%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.31%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.87%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (25.76%) Git (software)
2 57 (24.89%) PHPUnit
3 53 (23.14%) Jenkins
4 40 (17.47%) Subversion
5 29 (12.66%) ClearCase
5 29 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (12.66%) Maven
5 29 (12.66%) Hudson
6 28 (12.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 21 (9.17%) Ant
8 16 (6.99%) Apache Ivy
9 11 (4.80%) Cucumber
9 11 (4.80%) Eclipse
10 9 (3.93%) Selenium
10 9 (3.93%) FitNesse
10 9 (3.93%) Visual Studio
11 8 (3.49%) JIRA
12 7 (3.06%) TeamCity
13 6 (2.62%) JUnit
14 5 (2.18%) NetBeans
General
1 34 (14.85%) Finance
2 8 (3.49%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.62%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.18%) Marketing
4 5 (2.18%) Electronics
4 5 (2.18%) Back Office
5 1 (0.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 156 (68.12%) Developer
2 44 (19.21%) PHP Developer
3 38 (16.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (16.16%) Java Developer
5 31 (13.54%) .NET Developer
6 26 (11.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 24 (10.48%) PHP Zend Developer
7 24 (10.48%) Software Engineer
8 18 (7.86%) SQL Developer
9 16 (6.99%) C++ Developer
10 14 (6.11%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (5.68%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.37%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.06%) Designer
13 7 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (3.06%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 6 (2.62%) Agile .NET Developer
15 5 (2.18%) Tester
15 5 (2.18%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (31.44%) jQuery
2 71 (31.00%) HTML
3 60 (26.20%) HTML5
4 54 (23.58%) Zend Framework
5 45 (19.65%) .NET
6 39 (17.03%) ASP.NET
7 32 (13.97%) LAMP
8 30 (13.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 26 (11.35%) Web Services
11 19 (8.30%) Spring
12 17 (7.42%) CSS
13 13 (5.68%) RESTful
14 12 (5.24%) J2EE
14 12 (5.24%) XML
15 10 (4.37%) Middleware
15 10 (4.37%) JSON
16 8 (3.49%) SOAP
16 8 (3.49%) Oracle Fusion
16 8 (3.49%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.06%) DTV
2 6 (2.62%) Wiki
3 4 (1.75%) User Experience
4 2 (0.87%) iPad
4 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.87%) MPEG
4 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.87%) Streaming Video
4 2 (0.87%) iPhone
4 2 (0.87%) Open Source
5 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.44%) Replication
5 1 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 133 (58.08%) Linux
2 86 (37.55%) CentOS
3 29 (12.66%) Ubuntu
4 27 (11.79%) UNIX
5 18 (7.86%) Debian
6 11 (4.80%) Windows
7 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.31%) Fedora
10 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (80.35%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (27.07%) Automated Testing
3 60 (26.20%) Scrum
4 54 (23.58%) Unit Testing
5 50 (21.83%) Software Engineering
6 45 (19.65%) DevOps
7 35 (15.28%) Mentoring
8 31 (13.54%) Code Coverage
8 31 (13.54%) Refactoring
9 30 (13.10%) OO
10 28 (12.23%) Release Management
11 24 (10.48%) TDD
12 19 (8.30%) SOA
13 15 (6.55%) MVC
13 15 (6.55%) Configuration Management
14 12 (5.24%) Test Automation
14 12 (5.24%) Build Automation
15 9 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (3.93%) E-Commerce
15 9 (3.93%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 105 (45.85%) PHP
2 96 (41.92%) JavaScript
3 73 (31.88%) Java
4 71 (31.00%) SQL
5 55 (24.02%) Bash Shell
6 54 (23.58%) Ruby
7 52 (22.71%) Perl
8 43 (18.78%) Python
9 42 (18.34%) C#
10 29 (12.66%) T-SQL
11 23 (10.04%) C++
12 12 (5.24%) Lua
13 8 (3.49%) C
13 8 (3.49%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.75%) PHP5
15 2 (0.87%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.87%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.44%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.44%) VB
16 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (29.69%) Security Cleared
2 33 (14.41%) SC Cleared
3 29 (12.66%) DV Cleared
4 11 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.80%) CCNA
5 10 (4.37%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.75%) OCPJP
7 3 (1.31%) Degree
8 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 26 (11.35%) XenServer
2 18 (7.86%) Samba
3 16 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.62%) Postfix
5 2 (0.87%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 45 (19.65%) Puppet
2 41 (17.90%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (10.48%) Salt
4 7 (3.06%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.44%) Nagios
5 1 (0.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 60 (26.20%) Zend
2 32 (13.97%) Red Hat
3 27 (11.79%) VMware
4 17 (7.42%) Citrix
5 14 (6.11%) Oracle
6 12 (5.24%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.37%) Sun
8 5 (2.18%) Google
8 5 (2.18%) SAP
9 3 (1.31%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.31%) Progress
10 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.44%) Trapeze
10 1 (0.44%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.44%) Jaspersoft
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