The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 24 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.90% 3.31% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 3.79% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £288 £420 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.54% +35.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -45.42%
Continuous Integration
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 132 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.71% 87.42% 59.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 88 54
Median daily rate £345 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £420 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £12.35 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.91% -42.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Stafford - 5 - -
Stoke-on-Trent -9 2 £306 -27.08% 1
Continuous Integration
West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) JIRA
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) Change Control
3 7 (53.85%) Release Management
3 7 (53.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (53.85%) Case Management
4 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
4 6 (46.15%) V-Model
4 6 (46.15%) Perl
4 6 (46.15%) Requirements Management
4 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) IEC 61508
5 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Java
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) TestDirector
7 3 (23.08%) OO
7 3 (23.08%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (15.38%) Kanban
8 2 (15.38%) Node.js
8 2 (15.38%) Validation

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (53.85%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) TestDirector
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
4 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
4 1 (7.69%) Java Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) wxPython
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (7.69%) IVR
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Case Management
2 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 7 (53.85%) Release Management
3 6 (46.15%) Regression Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Requirements Management
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) V-Model
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) IEC 61508
2 1 (7.69%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Avaya
1 1 (7.69%) Genesys
1 1 (7.69%) KANA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) WSO2