The table below looks at the statistics for Continuous Integration skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Continuous Integration
Rank 88 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 25 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 1.32% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.82% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 2
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£420 £323 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £319 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £71.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-37.32% +83.22%
Continuous Integration
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1848 1869 1440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.94% 72.30% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 982 755
Average daily rate £398 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 124 60
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.75 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -21.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Continuous Integration Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Continuous Integration Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration across the West Midlands region.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 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
Staffordshire -11 6 £420 +35.48% 5
Shropshire - 5 £418 - 1
Birmingham +5 4 £425 - 6
Coventry -11 3 £425 +32.81% 6
Warwickshire +8 1 £275 - 7
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (51.47%) TDD
3 33 (48.53%) Git (software)
4 30 (44.12%) .NET
5 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 28 (41.18%) Scrum
6 26 (38.24%) MVC
7 24 (35.29%) Selenium
7 24 (35.29%) Mentoring
8 22 (32.35%) BDD
8 22 (32.35%) Subversion
9 21 (30.88%) HTML
10 19 (27.94%) Java
11 18 (26.47%) Test Automation
12 17 (25.00%) RESTful
12 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 17 (25.00%) Linux
12 17 (25.00%) Python
13 16 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (23.53%) Django
13 16 (23.53%) Microservices
13 16 (23.53%) Flask
14 15 (22.06%) SOA
14 15 (22.06%) UNIX
15 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
15 14 (20.59%) SQL
15 14 (20.59%) Ubuntu
15 14 (20.59%) Debian
15 14 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (19.12%) WebLogic
2 11 (16.18%) Apache
3 5 (7.35%) JBoss
4 4 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.41%) Confluence
5 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) HTTP
2 3 (4.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.88%) Couchbase
7 3 (4.41%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.94%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (2.94%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.94%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) Git (software)
2 24 (35.29%) Selenium
3 22 (32.35%) Subversion
4 16 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (11.76%) JUnit
5 8 (11.76%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.35%) ClearCase
6 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.88%) JIRA
8 3 (4.41%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.41%) Hudson
9 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.94%) NUnit
10 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.47%) Grunt
10 1 (1.47%) Bower
10 1 (1.47%) gulp
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) Games
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (51.47%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Architect
2 16 (23.53%) Python Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Team Leader
4 7 (10.29%) Development Team Leader
4 7 (10.29%) Senior Python Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Software Development Team Leader
5 6 (8.82%) Software Team Leader
5 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Software Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Integration Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Tester
8 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Platform Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) .NET
2 21 (30.88%) HTML
3 17 (25.00%) RESTful
4 16 (23.53%) Django
4 16 (23.53%) Flask
5 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
6 13 (19.12%) J2EE
6 13 (19.12%) CSS
6 13 (19.12%) Spring
7 11 (16.18%) Hibernate
7 11 (16.18%) REST
8 10 (14.71%) HTML5
9 9 (13.24%) JSON
10 8 (11.76%) SOAP
10 8 (11.76%) XML
10 8 (11.76%) J2SE
11 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (8.82%) jQuery
12 6 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) N-Tier
1 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Mechatronics
3 1 (1.47%) iPhone
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Linux
2 15 (22.06%) UNIX
3 14 (20.59%) Debian
3 14 (20.59%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (51.47%) TDD
3 28 (41.18%) Scrum
4 26 (38.24%) MVC
5 24 (35.29%) Mentoring
6 22 (32.35%) BDD
7 18 (26.47%) Test Automation
8 16 (23.53%) Microservices
9 15 (22.06%) SOA
10 14 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (19.12%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 13 (19.12%) TOGAF
12 12 (17.65%) Open Source
13 8 (11.76%) DevOps
14 7 (10.29%) Coaching
14 7 (10.29%) Line Management
14 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
14 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
15 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
15 6 (8.82%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) Java
2 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (25.00%) Python
3 14 (20.59%) SQL
4 12 (17.65%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.41%) Scala
6 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) Go
7 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) Vagrant
2 6 (8.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) webMethods
3 5 (7.35%) Informatica
4 3 (4.41%) BEA
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
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