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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 40 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 30 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.66% 2.36% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 3.01% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 15
Average daily rate £388 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £322 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £495 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £48.65
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.91%
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
518 598 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.43% 78.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 366 363
Average daily rate £375 £365 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 10
Average hourly rate £29.75 £18.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.47 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +5 25 £388 +12.31% 3
West Wales +14 5 £475 +5.55%
Continuous Integration
UK

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
3 34 (55.74%) HTML
3 34 (55.74%) Scrum
4 32 (52.46%) jQuery
5 31 (50.82%) .NET
6 29 (47.54%) DevOps
7 28 (45.90%) CSS
8 25 (40.98%) Jenkins
9 24 (39.34%) MVC
9 24 (39.34%) TDD
10 22 (36.07%) Visual Studio
10 22 (36.07%) C#
10 22 (36.07%) HTML5
11 21 (34.43%) BDD
11 21 (34.43%) CSS3
11 21 (34.43%) Finance
12 19 (31.15%) Web Development
13 18 (29.51%) Unit Testing
13 18 (29.51%) KnockoutJS
13 18 (29.51%) AngularJS
13 18 (29.51%) Mentoring
14 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (27.87%) TypeScript
14 17 (27.87%) ATDD
14 17 (27.87%) MbUnit
14 17 (27.87%) MSTest
14 17 (27.87%) WCF
14 17 (27.87%) Test-First Development
14 17 (27.87%) NUnit

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.48%) IIS
3 5 (8.20%) Apache
3 5 (8.20%) JBoss
3 5 (8.20%) MQSeries
3 5 (8.20%) OpenStack
3 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.56%) Jetty
4 4 (6.56%) nginx
5 3 (4.92%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) Confluence
6 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.64%) FileNet
6 1 (1.64%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.84%) GitHub
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.56%) Google App Engine
4 4 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 4 (6.56%) DHCP
2 4 (6.56%) DNS
2 4 (6.56%) FTP
2 4 (6.56%) IPsec
2 4 (6.56%) SSL
2 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) MongoDB
1 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.64%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Jenkins
2 22 (36.07%) Visual Studio
3 17 (27.87%) MbUnit
3 17 (27.87%) MSTest
3 17 (27.87%) NUnit
4 16 (26.23%) JIRA
5 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (11.48%) Hudson
6 7 (11.48%) Jasmine
6 7 (11.48%) QUnit
6 7 (11.48%) Selenium
6 7 (11.48%) Sinon.JS
6 7 (11.48%) TeamCity
7 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
8 5 (8.20%) JMeter
8 5 (8.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (8.20%) Subversion
9 4 (6.56%) Burp Suite
9 4 (6.56%) JUnit
9 4 (6.56%) Spock
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (55.74%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) Senior Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Agile Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Senior Agile Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Agile Project Manager
5 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (6.56%) HTML Developer
6 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.92%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.28%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) HTML
2 32 (52.46%) jQuery
3 31 (50.82%) .NET
4 28 (45.90%) CSS
5 22 (36.07%) HTML5
6 21 (34.43%) CSS3
7 18 (29.51%) AngularJS
7 18 (29.51%) KnockoutJS
8 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (27.87%) WCF
9 12 (19.67%) Ajax
10 10 (16.39%) Web Services
11 9 (14.75%) SOAP
12 8 (13.11%) XML
13 7 (11.48%) RequireJS
14 5 (8.20%) RESTful
15 4 (6.56%) Gherkin
15 4 (6.56%) J2EE
15 4 (6.56%) JSTS
15 4 (6.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) W3C
3 2 (3.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Android
4 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (55.74%) Scrum
3 29 (47.54%) DevOps
4 24 (39.34%) MVC
4 24 (39.34%) TDD
5 21 (34.43%) BDD
6 19 (31.15%) Web Development
7 18 (29.51%) Mentoring
7 18 (29.51%) Unit Testing
8 17 (27.87%) ATDD
8 17 (27.87%) Test-First Development
9 14 (22.95%) Configuration Management
10 10 (16.39%) OO
10 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.84%) Analytics
11 6 (9.84%) ITIL
11 6 (9.84%) Open Source
11 6 (9.84%) Performance Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Test Automation
12 5 (8.20%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) JavaScript
2 22 (36.07%) C#
3 17 (27.87%) TypeScript
4 13 (21.31%) Java
5 12 (19.67%) SQL
6 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.92%) C
7 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 3 (4.92%) Python
7 3 (4.92%) Ruby
7 3 (4.92%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (18.03%) Puppet
3 7 (11.48%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) Nagios
4 1 (1.64%) Pingdom
4 1 (1.64%) yum
4 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Atlassian
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) AppDynamics
3 5 (8.20%) Google
3 5 (8.20%) New Relic
3 5 (8.20%) Rackspace
4 4 (6.56%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat