The first table below looks at the demand for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 11 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 Staffordshire 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 23 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 1 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.74% 2.61% 12.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 3.90% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 14
Average daily rate
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£370 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +0.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.15% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £32.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+83.07% +32.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 77 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 68.38% 66.96% 66.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 50 60
Average daily rate £330 £330 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £425 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 9
Average hourly rate £12.88 £19.85 £20.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.12% -2.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.55 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Continuous Integration
West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 11 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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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
Stoke-on-Trent -2 1 £370 +13.84%
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Cannock - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Continuous Integration
West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Development Team Leader
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) AccuRev