The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 50 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 24 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.69% 2.43% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 3.24% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 7
Average daily rate £363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £36.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+29.25% +11.36%
Continuous Integration
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
564 525 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 86.64% 75.11% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 316 223
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £30.10 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -3 17 £340 -9.33% 4
West Wales +14 3 £500 -
Continuous Integration
UK

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 68 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (63.74%) Jenkins
3 48 (52.75%) Scrum
4 45 (49.45%) HTML
5 42 (46.15%) CSS
6 41 (45.05%) Web Services
6 41 (45.05%) JavaScript
7 39 (42.86%) Java
8 38 (41.76%) .NET
9 36 (39.56%) TDD
10 35 (38.46%) Software Engineering
10 35 (38.46%) OO
10 35 (38.46%) jQuery
10 35 (38.46%) DevOps
11 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
12 32 (35.16%) SOAP
12 32 (35.16%) Ajax
13 31 (34.07%) IIS
14 29 (31.87%) MVC
15 28 (30.77%) Configuration Management
16 27 (29.67%) SQL
17 26 (28.57%) C#
18 23 (25.27%) Linux
18 23 (25.27%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (24.18%) Git (software)
19 22 (24.18%) XML
20 21 (23.08%) XSLT
20 21 (23.08%) ASP.NET
20 21 (23.08%) JIRA
21 20 (21.98%) Amazon AWS

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 31 (34.07%) IIS
2 15 (16.48%) Apache
2 15 (16.48%) Tomcat
3 13 (14.29%) Jetty
3 13 (14.29%) nginx
4 12 (13.19%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.69%) Confluence
6 5 (5.49%) Node.js
6 5 (5.49%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.40%) JBoss
8 3 (3.30%) Mule
9 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (2.20%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.98%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (14.29%) Google App Engine
4 9 (9.89%) GitHub
5 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) HTTP
2 12 (13.19%) DHCP
2 12 (13.19%) DNS
2 12 (13.19%) FTP
2 12 (13.19%) IPsec
2 12 (13.19%) SSL
2 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.40%) Internet
4 1 (1.10%) DMZ
4 1 (1.10%) Firewall
4 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) MongoDB
2 11 (12.09%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.49%) Neo4j
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.20%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 58 (63.74%) Jenkins
2 23 (25.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (24.18%) Git (software)
4 21 (23.08%) JIRA
5 18 (19.78%) Hudson
5 18 (19.78%) Subversion
6 16 (17.58%) TeamCity
7 14 (15.38%) Selenium
8 13 (14.29%) Jasmine
9 12 (13.19%) Cucumber
9 12 (13.19%) QUnit
9 12 (13.19%) Sinon.JS
10 9 (9.89%) Trac
11 8 (8.79%) Mercurial
11 8 (8.79%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (7.69%) Maven
12 7 (7.69%) SpecFlow
13 5 (5.49%) Geb
13 5 (5.49%) Spock
13 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (21.98%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (63.74%) Developer
2 19 (20.88%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.78%) .NET Developer
4 11 (12.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (10.99%) SQL Developer
6 7 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
6 7 (7.69%) HTML Developer
7 6 (6.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Agile Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (5.49%) Applications Developer
8 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (5.49%) UI Developer
9 4 (4.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (4.40%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (49.45%) HTML
2 42 (46.15%) CSS
3 41 (45.05%) Web Services
4 38 (41.76%) .NET
5 35 (38.46%) jQuery
6 32 (35.16%) Ajax
6 32 (35.16%) SOAP
7 22 (24.18%) XML
8 21 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 21 (23.08%) XSLT
9 19 (20.88%) J2EE
10 18 (19.78%) Spring
11 16 (17.58%) REST
11 16 (17.58%) XForms
12 13 (14.29%) .NET Framework
13 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (13.19%) HTML5
13 12 (13.19%) RequireJS
13 12 (13.19%) Servlets
14 11 (12.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.69%) W3C
3 6 (6.59%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.40%) User Experience
5 3 (3.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.10%) BBC
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) Tandem
6 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Linux
2 9 (9.89%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) Android
4 7 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.30%) Unix
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) CentOS
6 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.10%) Solaris
6 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (74.73%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (52.75%) Scrum
3 36 (39.56%) TDD
4 35 (38.46%) DevOps
4 35 (38.46%) OO
4 35 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 29 (31.87%) MVC
6 28 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 18 (19.78%) Open Source
8 17 (18.68%) Regression Testing
8 17 (18.68%) Software Testing
9 16 (17.58%) Data Modelling
9 16 (17.58%) UML
10 14 (15.38%) BDD
11 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 11 (12.09%) OOP
13 8 (8.79%) Analytics
13 8 (8.79%) SDLC
13 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
14 7 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.05%) JavaScript
2 39 (42.86%) Java
3 27 (29.67%) SQL
4 26 (28.57%) C#
5 15 (16.48%) XPath
6 7 (7.69%) PHP
6 7 (7.69%) Python
6 7 (7.69%) Ruby
7 6 (6.59%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.20%) Perl
10 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.10%) C++
11 1 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
3 1 (1.10%) HND
3 1 (1.10%) ISEB
3 1 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (13.19%) Xen
2 11 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) Docker
3 1 (1.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (20.88%) Puppet
2 13 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.10%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.10%) Nagios
4 1 (1.10%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.68%) Atlassian
3 14 (15.38%) Google
4 13 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (5.49%) AppDynamics
5 5 (5.49%) New Relic
5 5 (5.49%) Rackspace
5 5 (5.49%) Twitter
6 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) HP
7 1 (1.10%) Rally
7 1 (1.10%) Sun