The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 58 75 116
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +41
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 1847 1347 978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.12% 2.38% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 3.13% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1274 973 683
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 19
Average hourly rate £44.50 £71.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.32% +89.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £71.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-37.32% +89.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46277 43014 40015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.09% 76.08% 74.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30167 26709 24575
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1257 1173 1116
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration within the UK.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
England +19 1731 £438 +9.37% 593
London +17 970 £475 +5.55% 279
South East +26 253 £400 +6.66% 106
City of London +16 201 £500 +5.26% 67
Yorkshire +19 130 £350 - 43
North West +43 120 £390 +11.42% 67
West Yorkshire +15 98 £340 +4.61% 37
Hampshire +28 87 £375 - 19
East of England +24 83 £413 +3.12% 24
Leeds +7 82 £350 +7.69% 31
South West -8 80 £425 +13.33% 21
Scotland +29 76 £388 +3.33% 20
Oxfordshire +13 52 £425 +21.42% 16
North East +12 49 £440 +17.33% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 47 £430 +14.66% 5
Tyne and Wear +9 47 £430 +14.66% 6
Cheshire +16 44 £400 +10.72% 23
Manchester +7 43 £475 +46.15% 34
Surrey +5 38 £425 +6.25% 12
Edinburgh -3 38 £388 +12.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +11 34 £406 +9.79% 12
Southampton -1 33 £370 +1.36% 5
Bristol -14 33 £425 +6.25% 5
Berkshire +3 31 £438 +24.11% 34
Cambridge +20 30 £406 +1.56% 11
Oxford +2 29 £425 +21.42% 5
Croydon +5 25 £450 -
West Midlands -3 25 £420 +20.00% 30
Wales -6 25 £375 -11.76% 7
East Midlands -8 25 £375 -14.28% 15

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 2342 (69.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1590 (46.88%) TDD
3 1501 (44.25%) Java
4 1139 (33.58%) Scrum
5 1136 (33.49%) Jenkins
6 1092 (32.19%) Linux
7 960 (28.30%) JavaScript
8 917 (27.03%) Git (software)
9 805 (23.73%) HTML
10 779 (22.97%) DevOps
11 754 (22.23%) Web Services
12 719 (21.20%) SQL
13 675 (19.90%) .NET
14 671 (19.78%) BDD
15 639 (18.84%) Puppet
16 617 (18.19%) CSS
17 599 (17.66%) C#
18 540 (15.92%) Configuration Management
19 527 (15.54%) Python
20 523 (15.42%) SQL Server
21 506 (14.92%) XML
21 506 (14.92%) Subversion
22 494 (14.56%) HTML5
23 483 (14.24%) Maven
24 474 (13.97%) Open Source
25 461 (13.59%) UNIX
26 459 (13.53%) Oracle
27 457 (13.47%) Spring
28 454 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
29 449 (13.24%) Ruby

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 336 (9.91%) Apache
2 292 (8.61%) Tomcat
3 232 (6.84%) Node.js
4 214 (6.31%) JBoss
5 185 (5.45%) Confluence
6 160 (4.72%) WebSphere
7 150 (4.42%) nginx
8 139 (4.10%) IIS
9 121 (3.57%) WebLogic
10 104 (3.07%) Jetty
11 58 (1.71%) CMS
12 50 (1.47%) OpenStack
13 42 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
14 40 (1.18%) SharePoint
15 37 (1.09%) Mule ESB
15 37 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 36 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
17 33 (0.97%) Apache Solr
18 30 (0.88%) Mule
19 29 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 106 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 15 (0.44%) MS Office
4 14 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.12%) MS Project
6 3 (0.088%) FastStats
7 2 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.059%) HipChat
8 1 (0.029%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.029%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.029%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.029%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 29 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 29 (0.85%) Magento
2 25 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.029%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.029%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.029%) Global One
6 1 (0.029%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.029%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.029%) Loanet
Cloud Services
1 454 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
4 79 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
5 77 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 55 (1.62%) GitHub
7 48 (1.42%) PaaS
8 46 (1.36%) Google App Engine
9 33 (0.97%) Amazon S3
10 31 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
11 28 (0.83%) SaaS
12 26 (0.77%) IaaS
13 22 (0.65%) Heroku
13 22 (0.65%) Route 53
14 19 (0.56%) Google Analytics
15 17 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 14 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
17 11 (0.32%) OpenShift
17 11 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 10 (0.29%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 259 (7.64%) HTTP
2 171 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 145 (4.27%) SSL
4 102 (3.01%) Firewall
5 100 (2.95%) Internet
6 92 (2.71%) DNS
7 55 (1.62%) DHCP
8 51 (1.50%) FTP
9 49 (1.44%) IPsec
10 48 (1.42%) VPN
11 36 (1.06%) LDAP
12 29 (0.85%) SAN
13 24 (0.71%) Wireless
14 20 (0.59%) LAN
14 20 (0.59%) WAN
15 19 (0.56%) SNMP
16 17 (0.50%) DMZ
17 16 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
18 14 (0.41%) VoIP
19 13 (0.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (15.42%) SQL Server
2 349 (10.29%) MongoDB
3 324 (9.55%) MySQL
4 284 (8.37%) NoSQL
5 255 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
6 235 (6.93%) Relational Database
7 149 (4.39%) Oracle Database
8 135 (3.98%) Hadoop
9 108 (3.18%) Big Data
10 99 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 91 (2.68%) Redis
12 81 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 71 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 71 (2.09%) RDBMS
14 61 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
15 49 (1.44%) DB2
16 47 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
17 44 (1.30%) HBase
18 42 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
19 40 (1.18%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1136 (33.49%) Jenkins
2 917 (27.03%) Git (software)
3 506 (14.92%) Subversion
4 483 (14.24%) Maven
5 393 (11.59%) JIRA
6 365 (10.76%) Selenium
7 317 (9.35%) Cucumber
8 245 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 234 (6.90%) JUnit
10 224 (6.60%) TeamCity
11 222 (6.54%) Hudson
12 180 (5.31%) Ant
13 129 (3.80%) NUnit
14 119 (3.51%) Visual Studio
15 117 (3.45%) Eclipse
15 117 (3.45%) Gradle
16 115 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 103 (3.04%) WebDriver
18 90 (2.65%) Mercurial
19 77 (2.27%) Mockito
General
1 440 (12.97%) Finance
2 264 (7.78%) Banking
3 107 (3.15%) Retail
4 94 (2.77%) Front Office
5 90 (2.65%) Investment Banking
6 70 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 53 (1.56%) Marketing
8 45 (1.33%) Publishing
9 37 (1.09%) Games
10 25 (0.74%) Legal
11 19 (0.56%) Back Office
12 18 (0.53%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.47%) Electronics
14 14 (0.41%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.35%) Automotive
16 10 (0.29%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.29%) Billing
17 9 (0.27%) Law
18 8 (0.24%) Advertising
19 6 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1759 (51.86%) Developer
2 541 (15.95%) Java Developer
3 350 (10.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 272 (8.02%) Senior Developer
5 209 (6.16%) Architect
6 168 (4.95%) .NET Developer
7 167 (4.92%) C# Developer
8 140 (4.13%) Software Engineer
9 137 (4.04%) Analyst
10 122 (3.60%) Senior Java Developer
11 101 (2.98%) Front-End Developer
12 94 (2.77%) Tester
13 92 (2.71%) Test Analyst
14 88 (2.59%) Web Developer
15 84 (2.48%) ScrumMaster
16 76 (2.24%) Administrator
17 70 (2.06%) C# .NET Developer
18 69 (2.03%) Python Developer
19 67 (1.98%) Technical Architect
20 64 (1.89%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 805 (23.73%) HTML
2 754 (22.23%) Web Services
3 675 (19.90%) .NET
4 617 (18.19%) CSS
5 506 (14.92%) XML
6 494 (14.56%) HTML5
7 457 (13.47%) Spring
8 439 (12.94%) AngularJS
9 422 (12.44%) REST
10 385 (11.35%) jQuery
11 369 (10.88%) JSON
12 360 (10.61%) RESTful
13 348 (10.26%) SOAP
14 305 (8.99%) J2EE
15 243 (7.16%) CSS3
16 241 (7.10%) ASP.NET
17 184 (5.42%) Hibernate
18 170 (5.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 167 (4.92%) Ajax
20 150 (4.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 163 (4.81%) User Experience
2 155 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (4.07%) Mobile App
4 91 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 73 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 54 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 53 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 52 (1.53%) Data Centre
9 50 (1.47%) Derivative
10 42 (1.24%) Management Information System
11 39 (1.15%) N-Tier
12 38 (1.12%) Wiki
13 33 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
14 30 (0.88%) iPad
15 28 (0.83%) iPhone
16 25 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 24 (0.71%) Credit Risk
17 24 (0.71%) Digital Media
18 22 (0.65%) Clustering
19 21 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1092 (32.19%) Linux
2 461 (13.59%) UNIX
3 384 (11.32%) Windows
4 164 (4.83%) CentOS
5 159 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 149 (4.39%) Ubuntu
7 138 (4.07%) Android
8 126 (3.71%) Apple iOS
9 52 (1.53%) Solaris
10 44 (1.30%) Mac OS X
11 35 (1.03%) Debian
12 23 (0.68%) AIX
13 21 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
14 20 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (0.56%) Windows 8
16 18 (0.53%) Windows 7
17 14 (0.41%) Windows Phone
18 12 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
19 10 (0.29%) VME
20 9 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2342 (69.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1590 (46.88%) TDD
3 1139 (33.58%) Scrum
4 779 (22.97%) DevOps
5 671 (19.78%) BDD
6 540 (15.92%) Configuration Management
7 474 (13.97%) Open Source
8 443 (13.06%) OO
9 433 (12.77%) MVC
9 433 (12.77%) Unit Testing
10 399 (11.76%) Automated Testing
11 390 (11.50%) Software Engineering
12 347 (10.23%) Continuous Delivery
13 330 (9.73%) SDLC
14 323 (9.52%) Pair Programming
15 322 (9.49%) E-Commerce
16 315 (9.29%) Kanban
17 294 (8.67%) SOA
17 294 (8.67%) Test Automation
18 232 (6.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1501 (44.25%) Java
2 960 (28.30%) JavaScript
3 719 (21.20%) SQL
4 599 (17.66%) C#
5 527 (15.54%) Python
6 449 (13.24%) Ruby
7 279 (8.23%) PHP
8 249 (7.34%) Perl
9 217 (6.40%) Bash Shell
10 183 (5.40%) C++
11 150 (4.42%) Scala
12 133 (3.92%) PowerShell
13 132 (3.89%) Groovy
14 103 (3.04%) Shell Script
15 102 (3.01%) PL/SQL
16 84 (2.48%) T-SQL
17 82 (2.42%) Objective-C
18 79 (2.33%) C
19 34 (1.00%) Go
20 32 (0.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 271 (7.99%) Security Cleared
2 158 (4.66%) Degree
3 152 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 59 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 41 (1.21%) ISTQB
6 32 (0.94%) ISEB
7 18 (0.53%) Sun Certification
7 18 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 16 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.18%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.18%) OCPJP
11 5 (0.15%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.12%) PMP
13 3 (0.088%) MCSE
13 3 (0.088%) CCNA
14 2 (0.059%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.059%) VCAP
15 1 (0.029%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 338 (9.96%) QA
2 18 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 18 (0.53%) SLA
3 8 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.18%) WAI
5 5 (0.15%) COREP
5 5 (0.15%) FINREP
6 2 (0.059%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.059%) WCAG
6 2 (0.059%) HL7
7 1 (0.029%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.029%) DO-178B
System Software
1 182 (5.37%) Docker
2 159 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (1.65%) vCloud
4 46 (1.36%) Xen
5 35 (1.03%) Active Directory
6 28 (0.83%) Varnish
7 19 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 19 (0.56%) KVM
8 17 (0.50%) vSphere
9 14 (0.41%) VirtualBox
9 14 (0.41%) QEMU
10 13 (0.38%) ProxySG
11 9 (0.27%) Squid
12 8 (0.24%) Postfix
13 7 (0.21%) Samba
13 7 (0.21%) NFS
13 7 (0.21%) Apache Flume
14 6 (0.18%) iptables
14 6 (0.18%) HDFS
15 5 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 639 (18.84%) Puppet
2 430 (12.68%) Opscode Chef
3 229 (6.75%) Ansible
4 119 (3.51%) Vagrant
5 99 (2.92%) Salt
6 73 (2.15%) Nagios
7 51 (1.50%) ZABBIX
8 45 (1.33%) logstash
9 42 (1.24%) HAProxy
10 38 (1.12%) Rundeck
11 35 (1.03%) BladeLogic
12 33 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
13 31 (0.91%) Kibana
14 23 (0.68%) Control-M
15 22 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 19 (0.56%) yum
16 19 (0.56%) Capistrano
17 18 (0.53%) Graphite
18 17 (0.50%) Mesos
19 15 (0.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 459 (13.53%) Oracle
2 360 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 228 (6.72%) VMware
4 208 (6.13%) Red Hat
5 126 (3.71%) Google
6 88 (2.59%) IBM
7 83 (2.45%) Atlassian
8 58 (1.71%) Adobe
9 56 (1.65%) Splunk
10 55 (1.62%) Perforce
11 48 (1.42%) hybris
12 41 (1.21%) HP
13 38 (1.12%) Sitecore
14 35 (1.03%) New Relic
14 35 (1.03%) SaltStack
15 34 (1.00%) Twitter
15 34 (1.00%) TIBCO
16 33 (0.97%) Zend
17 32 (0.94%) Sybase
18 31 (0.91%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £530.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 380 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northamptonshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Eximius Group Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day Competitive rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Ltd./Umbrella Company Basis
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday