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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 64 92 146
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +54
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 1518 1129 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.85% 2.13% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 2.84% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 744 494
Average daily rate
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£415 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £315 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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
41173 39816 35317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.21% 75.21% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26232 25172 21131
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1182 1174 1060
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -11.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.77 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.81 £50.00 £49.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 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 29 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 29 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 +31 1416 £425 - 497
London +11 775 £475 +5.55% 260
City of London +14 185 £475 +3.26% 82
South East -1 145 £400 - 69
Yorkshire +68 131 £335 +3.07% 30
West Yorkshire +57 112 £335 +3.07% 23
North West +32 105 £375 -3.84% 42
Leeds +50 94 £329 +1.15% 19
East of England +35 84 £375 -3.22% 29
South West +17 75 £425 +13.33% 25
Hampshire +26 55 £385 +14.07% 15
Scotland -22 52 £388 -6.06% 20
Bristol +6 44 £413 +10.00% 14
Cheshire 0 44 £375 -3.22% 13
West Midlands +14 41 £363 +3.57% 17
East Midlands +31 39 £500 +25.00% 16
Cambridgeshire 0 36 £325 -18.75% 12
Manchester +16 33 £450 +15.38% 20
North East +20 31 £375 - 6
Southampton +11 31 £385 +16.66% 7
Tyne and Wear +20 30 £375 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 30 £375 - 4
Cambridge +21 29 £325 -22.38% 9
Edinburgh -24 28 £400 -4.76% 11
Berkshire +7 25 £350 -8.49% 9
Essex +18 22 £400 -38.46% 8
Lancashire +30 21 £350 -29.29% 3
Birmingham +13 21 £350 - 3
Oxfordshire -3 21 £425 +21.42% 13
Wales -4 21 £365 +4.28% 3

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 2040 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1337 (44.20%) Java
3 1189 (39.31%) TDD
4 1059 (35.01%) Linux
5 972 (32.13%) Scrum
6 956 (31.60%) Jenkins
7 803 (26.55%) Git (software)
8 795 (26.28%) DevOps
9 751 (24.83%) JavaScript
10 686 (22.68%) Web Services
11 650 (21.49%) Puppet
12 617 (20.40%) HTML
13 578 (19.11%) SQL
14 554 (18.31%) Configuration Management
15 547 (18.08%) Python
16 537 (17.75%) .NET
17 535 (17.69%) BDD
18 531 (17.55%) Subversion
19 525 (17.36%) C#
20 479 (15.83%) Ruby
21 475 (15.70%) OO
22 465 (15.37%) CSS
23 431 (14.25%) Maven
24 430 (14.21%) Opscode Chef
25 422 (13.95%) Finance
26 414 (13.69%) UNIX
27 404 (13.36%) Windows
28 403 (13.32%) Oracle
28 403 (13.32%) Open Source
29 399 (13.19%) XML

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 296 (9.79%) Apache
2 223 (7.37%) Tomcat
3 185 (6.12%) Node.js
4 142 (4.69%) Confluence
5 130 (4.30%) JBoss
6 121 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 116 (3.83%) nginx
8 101 (3.34%) IIS
9 91 (3.01%) WebSphere
10 59 (1.95%) CMS
11 46 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
12 44 (1.45%) OpenStack
13 43 (1.42%) Jetty
14 34 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 32 (1.06%) Drupal
15 32 (1.06%) SharePoint
16 29 (0.96%) Mule ESB
17 25 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
18 22 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 22 (0.73%) Mule
Applications
1 74 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 24 (0.79%) MS Office
3 11 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.099%) Simulink
5 2 (0.066%) TargetLink
5 2 (0.066%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.066%) Stateflow
5 2 (0.066%) MS Project
6 1 (0.033%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.033%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.033%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 21 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (0.46%) Magento
3 13 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.17%) AquaLogic BPM
6 4 (0.13%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.099%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.066%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.033%) Global One
9 1 (0.033%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.033%) Loanet
Cloud Services
1 366 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (3.11%) PaaS
4 72 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 47 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
6 40 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 36 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 32 (1.06%) SaaS
9 29 (0.96%) IaaS
10 28 (0.93%) Heroku
11 24 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 21 (0.69%) Google App Engine
12 21 (0.69%) Route 53
12 21 (0.69%) GitHub
13 19 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
14 16 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 13 (0.43%) OpenShift
17 10 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 8 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 219 (7.24%) HTTP
2 148 (4.89%) TCP/IP
3 125 (4.13%) SSL
4 120 (3.97%) Firewall
5 101 (3.34%) Internet
6 64 (2.12%) DNS
7 52 (1.72%) IPsec
8 50 (1.65%) FTP
9 47 (1.55%) DHCP
9 47 (1.55%) LDAP
10 41 (1.36%) VPN
11 32 (1.06%) LAN
12 31 (1.02%) WAN
13 30 (0.99%) Network Security
14 21 (0.69%) AMQP
15 15 (0.50%) SAN
16 14 (0.46%) OSPF
16 14 (0.46%) BGP
16 14 (0.46%) EIGRP
16 14 (0.46%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 338 (11.17%) MySQL
3 317 (10.48%) MongoDB
4 266 (8.79%) NoSQL
5 248 (8.20%) Relational Database
6 206 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
7 151 (4.99%) Oracle Database
8 110 (3.64%) RDBMS
9 92 (3.04%) Hadoop
10 88 (2.91%) Redis
11 79 (2.61%) Big Data
12 66 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 60 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 58 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 56 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
16 46 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 45 (1.49%) Couchbase
18 42 (1.39%) CouchDB
19 37 (1.22%) DB2
20 23 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 956 (31.60%) Jenkins
2 803 (26.55%) Git (software)
3 531 (17.55%) Subversion
4 431 (14.25%) Maven
5 343 (11.34%) JIRA
6 336 (11.11%) Selenium
7 295 (9.75%) TeamCity
8 250 (8.26%) Cucumber
9 243 (8.03%) JUnit
10 219 (7.24%) Ant
11 186 (6.15%) Hudson
12 175 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
13 127 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 118 (3.90%) NUnit
15 116 (3.83%) Eclipse
16 95 (3.14%) WebDriver
17 94 (3.11%) Gradle
18 85 (2.81%) Artifactory
19 81 (2.68%) Mercurial
20 75 (2.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 422 (13.95%) Finance
2 228 (7.54%) Banking
3 93 (3.07%) Investment Banking
4 86 (2.84%) Retail
5 83 (2.74%) Front Office
6 65 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 40 (1.32%) Marketing
8 38 (1.26%) Games
9 37 (1.22%) Publishing
10 17 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.53%) Back Office
12 15 (0.50%) Electronics
12 15 (0.50%) Legal
13 14 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.30%) Automotive
15 7 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.20%) Advertising
17 4 (0.13%) Billing
17 4 (0.13%) Law
17 4 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 1432 (47.34%) Developer
2 431 (14.25%) Java Developer
3 388 (12.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 225 (7.44%) Senior Developer
5 158 (5.22%) .NET Developer
6 144 (4.76%) Architect
7 132 (4.36%) C# Developer
8 112 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 102 (3.37%) Analyst
10 97 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
11 82 (2.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 80 (2.64%) Android Developer
13 74 (2.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 73 (2.41%) Tester
15 64 (2.12%) Consultant
16 62 (2.05%) Administrator
17 59 (1.95%) Web Developer
17 59 (1.95%) Front-End Developer
18 58 (1.92%) Test Analyst
19 56 (1.85%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (22.68%) Web Services
2 617 (20.40%) HTML
3 537 (17.75%) .NET
4 465 (15.37%) CSS
5 399 (13.19%) XML
6 382 (12.63%) Spring
7 362 (11.97%) HTML5
8 333 (11.01%) jQuery
9 322 (10.64%) RESTful
10 301 (9.95%) JSON
11 294 (9.72%) REST
12 273 (9.02%) AngularJS
13 233 (7.70%) J2EE
14 211 (6.98%) SOAP
15 186 (6.15%) CSS3
16 180 (5.95%) ASP.NET
17 176 (5.82%) Hibernate
18 145 (4.79%) Ajax
19 109 (3.60%) .NET Framework
20 103 (3.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 146 (4.83%) User Experience
2 121 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 112 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (3.37%) Computer Science
5 55 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 53 (1.75%) Wiki
7 46 (1.52%) Data Structures
8 43 (1.42%) Derivative
9 41 (1.36%) Algorithms
10 37 (1.22%) iPad
10 37 (1.22%) Data Centre
11 32 (1.06%) Management Information System
12 31 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 28 (0.93%) Social Media
13 28 (0.93%) Visualisation
13 28 (0.93%) Clustering
14 27 (0.89%) Fixed Income
15 26 (0.86%) iPhone
16 23 (0.76%) N-Tier
17 22 (0.73%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1059 (35.01%) Linux
2 414 (13.69%) UNIX
3 404 (13.36%) Windows
4 169 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 160 (5.29%) CentOS
6 154 (5.09%) Android
7 127 (4.20%) Apple iOS
8 116 (3.83%) Ubuntu
9 46 (1.52%) Debian
10 42 (1.39%) Mac OS X
11 30 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (0.86%) Solaris
13 19 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (0.60%) AIX
15 14 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
16 11 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (0.30%) VME
18 8 (0.26%) Windows 7
19 7 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
20 6 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2040 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1189 (39.31%) TDD
3 972 (32.13%) Scrum
4 795 (26.28%) DevOps
5 554 (18.31%) Configuration Management
6 535 (17.69%) BDD
7 475 (15.70%) OO
8 403 (13.32%) Open Source
9 381 (12.60%) Automated Testing
10 368 (12.17%) MVC
11 366 (12.10%) Unit Testing
12 342 (11.31%) Software Engineering
13 296 (9.79%) Continuous Delivery
14 268 (8.86%) SDLC
15 253 (8.36%) E-Commerce
15 253 (8.36%) Kanban
16 239 (7.90%) Test Automation
17 207 (6.84%) SOA
18 173 (5.72%) Web Development
19 171 (5.65%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1337 (44.20%) Java
2 751 (24.83%) JavaScript
3 578 (19.11%) SQL
4 547 (18.08%) Python
5 525 (17.36%) C#
6 479 (15.83%) Ruby
7 296 (9.79%) PHP
8 252 (8.33%) Bash Shell
9 224 (7.40%) Perl
10 156 (5.16%) C++
11 146 (4.83%) PowerShell
12 119 (3.93%) Scala
13 100 (3.31%) Shell Script
14 82 (2.71%) C
15 78 (2.58%) PL/SQL
16 76 (2.51%) T-SQL
16 76 (2.51%) Groovy
17 67 (2.21%) Objective-C
18 39 (1.29%) Go
19 22 (0.73%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 252 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 171 (5.65%) Degree
3 130 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 66 (2.18%) DV Cleared
5 29 (0.96%) ISEB
6 27 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 23 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (0.73%) Sun Certification
9 17 (0.56%) CCNA
9 17 (0.56%) OCPJP
10 13 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.17%) AWS Certification
14 4 (0.13%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.066%) PMP
15 2 (0.066%) PMI Certification
16 1 (0.033%) PhD
16 1 (0.033%) MCAD
16 1 (0.033%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (8.30%) QA
2 16 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.17%) WAI
4 5 (0.17%) COREP
4 5 (0.17%) FINREP
5 4 (0.13%) SLA
6 2 (0.066%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.033%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.033%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.033%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 136 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (3.31%) Docker
3 45 (1.49%) Varnish
4 35 (1.16%) Active Directory
5 27 (0.89%) vCloud
6 25 (0.83%) XenServer
7 23 (0.76%) KVM
7 23 (0.76%) QEMU
8 22 (0.73%) Xen
9 21 (0.69%) Samba
9 21 (0.69%) Postfix
10 18 (0.60%) VirtualBox
10 18 (0.60%) iptables
11 16 (0.53%) Hyper-V
12 12 (0.40%) vSphere
13 11 (0.36%) Shibboleth
14 7 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (0.20%) ProxySG
16 5 (0.17%) Squid
17 3 (0.099%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 650 (21.49%) Puppet
2 430 (14.21%) Opscode Chef
3 191 (6.31%) Ansible
4 124 (4.10%) Salt
5 118 (3.90%) Vagrant
6 59 (1.95%) ZABBIX
7 51 (1.69%) Nagios
8 34 (1.12%) HAProxy
9 32 (1.06%) Rundeck
10 30 (0.99%) yum
11 27 (0.89%) BladeLogic
12 23 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
13 22 (0.73%) logstash
14 21 (0.69%) Kibana
15 18 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
16 17 (0.56%) Control-M
16 17 (0.56%) Cacti
17 16 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 11 (0.36%) Graphite
19 8 (0.26%) Mesos
Vendors
1 403 (13.32%) Oracle
2 265 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 209 (6.91%) VMware
4 179 (5.92%) Red Hat
5 73 (2.41%) Google
6 69 (2.28%) IBM
7 63 (2.08%) Atlassian
8 48 (1.59%) hybris
9 43 (1.42%) Perforce
10 41 (1.36%) Zend
11 39 (1.29%) Adobe
12 33 (1.09%) HP
13 32 (1.06%) Sybase
14 29 (0.96%) Splunk
15 27 (0.89%) TIBCO
16 24 (0.79%) Apple
16 24 (0.79%) Citrix
17 23 (0.76%) Sitecore
18 22 (0.73%) Rackspace
18 22 (0.73%) SaltStack
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
North London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £380 to £425 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: Up to £500 per day up to £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £250 to £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Xcede
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing IT
Posted: Yesterday
East London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Rate: Competitive rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday