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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 69 95 136
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +41
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 1454 1124 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.61% 2.06% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 2.76% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 734 549
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 2
Average hourly rate £37.65 £37.80 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% -5.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -5.50%

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
42679 40798 35545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.47% 74.90% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26665 25518 21197
Average daily rate £413 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1239 1169 1080
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +28 1333 £425 - 529
London +4 723 £475 +5.55% 252
City of London +3 177 £475 +5.55% 79
South East -7 147 £390 -2.50% 93
Yorkshire +80 122 £330 +2.32% 26
West Yorkshire +62 104 £330 +2.32% 20
North West -3 100 £375 -3.84% 52
Leeds +47 95 £330 +3.12% 17
South West +50 81 £443 +26.42% 27
Scotland -2 70 £395 -1.25% 17
Hampshire +44 67 £380 -1.93% 19
East of England +19 55 £348 -7.33% 39
Manchester +10 46 £450 +15.38% 27
Bristol +20 44 £425 +21.42% 16
West Midlands +17 41 £350 +1.44% 21
Edinburgh 0 41 £400 -3.03% 5
East Midlands +26 38 £500 +25.00% 12
North East +26 34 £375 - 6
Southampton +14 34 £375 +19.04% 10
Tyne and Wear +34 33 £375 - 4
Cheshire -17 32 £375 -4.76% 20
Newcastle upon Tyne +30 30 £388 - 4
Berkshire -8 26 £388 -3.12% 23
Cambridgeshire +1 23 £288 -23.33% 29
Gloucestershire - 21 £458 - 1
Wales -5 18 £365 +4.28% 6
Cambridge +13 17 £288 -29.23% 26
Birmingham +11 17 £350 - 4
Glasgow -9 17 £375 -7.69% 9
Surrey -23 16 £413 -2.94% 22

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2024 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1369 (45.80%) Java
3 1165 (38.98%) TDD
4 1035 (34.63%) Linux
5 944 (31.58%) Jenkins
6 930 (31.11%) Scrum
7 797 (26.66%) Git (software)
8 773 (25.86%) DevOps
9 731 (24.46%) JavaScript
10 664 (22.21%) Web Services
11 634 (21.21%) Puppet
12 594 (19.87%) HTML
13 561 (18.77%) BDD
14 556 (18.60%) SQL
15 554 (18.53%) Subversion
16 551 (18.43%) Python
17 536 (17.93%) Configuration Management
18 519 (17.36%) C#
19 513 (17.16%) .NET
20 503 (16.83%) OO
21 496 (16.59%) Ruby
22 476 (15.93%) Maven
23 450 (15.06%) CSS
24 438 (14.65%) XML
25 412 (13.78%) UNIX
26 411 (13.75%) Finance
26 411 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
27 396 (13.25%) Spring
28 392 (13.11%) Windows
29 387 (12.95%) Open Source

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 314 (10.51%) Apache
2 216 (7.23%) Tomcat
3 179 (5.99%) Node.js
4 151 (5.05%) JBoss
5 130 (4.35%) Confluence
6 122 (4.08%) WebLogic
7 104 (3.48%) nginx
8 91 (3.04%) IIS
9 81 (2.71%) WebSphere
10 60 (2.01%) CMS
11 47 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
12 46 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 45 (1.51%) OpenStack
14 35 (1.17%) Jetty
15 32 (1.07%) SharePoint
16 25 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 25 (0.84%) Drupal
17 24 (0.80%) Apache Solr
18 22 (0.74%) Mule ESB
19 20 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 85 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 18 (0.60%) MS Office
3 7 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.067%) MS Project
4 2 (0.067%) Simulink
4 2 (0.067%) Stateflow
4 2 (0.067%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.067%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.033%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.033%) FastStats
5 1 (0.033%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.033%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (0.57%) Magento
3 12 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.17%) AquaLogic BPM
6 4 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.13%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.033%) Loanet
8 1 (0.033%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.033%) Tridion
8 1 (0.033%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.033%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 346 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (3.28%) PaaS
4 69 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
5 47 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
7 32 (1.07%) Amazon S3
8 31 (1.04%) IaaS
9 30 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 28 (0.94%) SaaS
11 27 (0.90%) Heroku
12 22 (0.74%) GitHub
13 20 (0.67%) Google App Engine
14 19 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 18 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
16 13 (0.43%) Route 53
16 13 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 10 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 8 (0.27%) OpenShift
19 6 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 191 (6.39%) HTTP
2 125 (4.18%) TCP/IP
3 118 (3.95%) Firewall
4 106 (3.55%) SSL
5 103 (3.45%) Internet
6 57 (1.91%) DNS
7 51 (1.71%) IPsec
8 45 (1.51%) FTP
9 44 (1.47%) DHCP
9 44 (1.47%) LDAP
10 37 (1.24%) VPN
11 29 (0.97%) LAN
12 28 (0.94%) Network Security
12 28 (0.94%) WAN
13 20 (0.67%) AMQP
14 16 (0.54%) IPv6
15 14 (0.47%) BGP
15 14 (0.47%) OSPF
15 14 (0.47%) EIGRP
16 12 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 317 (10.61%) MySQL
3 291 (9.74%) MongoDB
4 252 (8.43%) NoSQL
5 241 (8.06%) Relational Database
6 199 (6.66%) PostgreSQL
7 142 (4.75%) Oracle Database
8 101 (3.38%) RDBMS
9 89 (2.98%) Hadoop
10 83 (2.78%) Redis
11 74 (2.48%) Big Data
12 64 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 50 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 47 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 44 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
16 39 (1.30%) Couchbase
17 36 (1.20%) CouchDB
17 36 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
18 33 (1.10%) DB2
19 25 (0.84%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 944 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 797 (26.66%) Git (software)
3 554 (18.53%) Subversion
4 476 (15.93%) Maven
5 329 (11.01%) JIRA
6 323 (10.81%) Selenium
7 310 (10.37%) TeamCity
8 271 (9.07%) JUnit
9 243 (8.13%) Cucumber
10 228 (7.63%) Ant
11 195 (6.52%) Hudson
12 163 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 139 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 124 (4.15%) Eclipse
15 113 (3.78%) NUnit
16 94 (3.14%) Mockito
17 86 (2.88%) Gradle
18 85 (2.84%) WebDriver
19 82 (2.74%) Artifactory
20 81 (2.71%) ClearCase
General
1 411 (13.75%) Finance
2 212 (7.09%) Banking
3 101 (3.38%) Investment Banking
4 84 (2.81%) Front Office
5 74 (2.48%) Retail
6 54 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 51 (1.71%) Games
8 36 (1.20%) Marketing
9 35 (1.17%) Publishing
10 17 (0.57%) Legal
10 17 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.47%) Back Office
12 13 (0.43%) Electronics
13 12 (0.40%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.37%) Advertising
15 7 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.20%) Automotive
17 4 (0.13%) Law
17 4 (0.13%) Billing
18 3 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1464 (48.98%) Developer
2 472 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 393 (13.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 253 (8.46%) Senior Developer
5 148 (4.95%) .NET Developer
6 135 (4.52%) C# Developer
7 125 (4.18%) Architect
8 104 (3.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 98 (3.28%) Analyst
10 89 (2.98%) Software Engineer
11 84 (2.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 76 (2.54%) Android Developer
13 71 (2.38%) Consultant
14 70 (2.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 61 (2.04%) Tester
16 58 (1.94%) Web Developer
17 55 (1.84%) Test Analyst
17 55 (1.84%) PHP Developer
18 54 (1.81%) JavaScript Developer
18 54 (1.81%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 664 (22.21%) Web Services
2 594 (19.87%) HTML
3 513 (17.16%) .NET
4 450 (15.06%) CSS
5 438 (14.65%) XML
6 396 (13.25%) Spring
7 349 (11.68%) RESTful
8 337 (11.27%) HTML5
9 325 (10.87%) jQuery
10 285 (9.53%) JSON
11 276 (9.23%) REST
12 246 (8.23%) J2EE
13 237 (7.93%) AngularJS
14 217 (7.26%) SOAP
15 189 (6.32%) Hibernate
16 167 (5.59%) CSS3
17 155 (5.19%) ASP.NET
18 139 (4.65%) Ajax
19 103 (3.45%) Spring MVC
20 96 (3.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 387 (12.95%) Open Source
2 140 (4.68%) User Experience
3 125 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
4 107 (3.58%) Mobile App
5 99 (3.31%) Computer Science
6 57 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
7 52 (1.74%) Derivative
8 51 (1.71%) Data Structures
9 44 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 38 (1.27%) iPad
11 36 (1.20%) Wiki
12 33 (1.10%) Social Media
12 33 (1.10%) Clustering
13 31 (1.04%) Client/Server
14 29 (0.97%) Management Information System
14 29 (0.97%) Fixed Income
15 28 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 27 (0.90%) N-Tier
16 27 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
17 23 (0.77%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1035 (34.63%) Linux
2 412 (13.78%) UNIX
3 392 (13.11%) Windows
4 181 (6.06%) CentOS
5 169 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 137 (4.58%) Android
7 118 (3.95%) Ubuntu
8 113 (3.78%) Apple iOS
9 46 (1.54%) Debian
10 32 (1.07%) Mac OS X
11 27 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (0.77%) Solaris
13 19 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (0.57%) AIX
15 12 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
16 9 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (0.23%) SUSE
18 6 (0.20%) Windows XP
18 6 (0.20%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2024 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 1165 (38.98%) TDD
3 930 (31.11%) Scrum
4 773 (25.86%) DevOps
5 561 (18.77%) BDD
6 536 (17.93%) Configuration Management
7 503 (16.83%) OO
8 369 (12.35%) Unit Testing
9 364 (12.18%) MVC
10 359 (12.01%) Automated Testing
11 327 (10.94%) Software Engineering
12 274 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
13 264 (8.83%) Kanban
14 250 (8.36%) Test Automation
15 232 (7.76%) E-Commerce
16 219 (7.33%) SOA
17 180 (6.02%) OOP
18 179 (5.99%) Web Development
19 178 (5.96%) Pair Programming
20 165 (5.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1369 (45.80%) Java
2 731 (24.46%) JavaScript
3 556 (18.60%) SQL
4 551 (18.43%) Python
5 519 (17.36%) C#
6 496 (16.59%) Ruby
7 296 (9.90%) PHP
8 270 (9.03%) Bash Shell
9 222 (7.43%) Perl
10 165 (5.52%) C++
11 129 (4.32%) PowerShell
12 126 (4.22%) Scala
13 92 (3.08%) Shell Script
14 84 (2.81%) C
14 84 (2.81%) Groovy
15 67 (2.24%) PL/SQL
16 59 (1.97%) T-SQL
17 53 (1.77%) Objective-C
18 37 (1.24%) Go
19 22 (0.74%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 269 (9.00%) Security Cleared
2 174 (5.82%) Degree
3 142 (4.75%) SC Cleared
4 72 (2.41%) DV Cleared
5 22 (0.74%) Sun Certification
5 22 (0.74%) ISEB
6 19 (0.64%) ISTQB
6 19 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (0.60%) OCPJP
8 17 (0.57%) CCNA
9 12 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.20%) BC Cleared
13 5 (0.17%) AWS Certification
14 3 (0.10%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.067%) PMP
16 1 (0.033%) MCTS
16 1 (0.033%) ISEB Practitioner
16 1 (0.033%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (8.00%) QA
2 9 (0.30%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.17%) COREP
4 5 (0.17%) FINREP
5 3 (0.10%) WAI
5 3 (0.10%) SLA
6 1 (0.033%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.033%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.033%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.033%) HL7
System Software
1 125 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (2.71%) Docker
3 44 (1.47%) Varnish
4 30 (1.00%) Active Directory
5 25 (0.84%) XenServer
6 23 (0.77%) VirtualBox
6 23 (0.77%) Samba
7 22 (0.74%) vCloud
8 21 (0.70%) Postfix
8 21 (0.70%) Xen
9 19 (0.64%) KVM
9 19 (0.64%) iptables
9 19 (0.64%) QEMU
10 16 (0.54%) Hyper-V
10 16 (0.54%) vSphere
11 11 (0.37%) Shibboleth
12 8 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.10%) GlusterFS
14 3 (0.10%) Squid
Systems Management
1 634 (21.21%) Puppet
2 411 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
3 182 (6.09%) Ansible
4 114 (3.81%) Vagrant
5 111 (3.71%) Salt
6 64 (2.14%) ZABBIX
7 55 (1.84%) Nagios
8 24 (0.80%) yum
9 23 (0.77%) HAProxy
10 21 (0.70%) logstash
10 21 (0.70%) BladeLogic
11 19 (0.64%) ITRS Geneos
12 17 (0.57%) Kibana
12 17 (0.57%) Cacti
13 14 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 11 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (0.37%) Control-M
15 9 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
16 8 (0.27%) Graphite
16 8 (0.27%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 384 (12.85%) Oracle
2 269 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 202 (6.76%) VMware
4 179 (5.99%) Red Hat
5 76 (2.54%) Google
6 57 (1.91%) IBM
7 48 (1.61%) Atlassian
8 47 (1.57%) Zend
9 40 (1.34%) Perforce
9 40 (1.34%) Adobe
10 39 (1.30%) hybris
11 36 (1.20%) Sybase
12 30 (1.00%) Rackspace
13 26 (0.87%) Splunk
14 25 (0.84%) TIBCO
15 24 (0.80%) Citrix
16 23 (0.77%) HP
17 22 (0.74%) Apple
18 19 (0.64%) ATG
19 18 (0.60%) SaltStack
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £430 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £200 - 350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Arrows Group
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £700 to £900 per day
Posted: 3 days ago