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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 98 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 30 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.18% 0.73% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.05% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Average daily rate £450 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £338 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
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
2041 1529 1582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.48% 70.11% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 875 849
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 103 81
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 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
Coventry +2 10 £475 +48.43% 7
Birmingham +1 8 £375 - 8
Shropshire -9 8 £460 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £438 - 5
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 61 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) TDD
3 28 (41.79%) .NET
3 28 (41.79%) DevOps
4 27 (40.30%) C#
5 26 (38.81%) Configuration Management
6 25 (37.31%) HTML
7 24 (35.82%) Scrum
8 22 (32.84%) MVC
8 22 (32.84%) CSS
9 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
9 20 (29.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (28.36%) SQL
11 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (25.37%) Web Development
12 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
12 17 (25.37%) JavaScript
12 17 (25.37%) HTTP
13 15 (22.39%) Responsive Web Design
14 14 (20.90%) Java
14 14 (20.90%) Unix
15 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
15 13 (19.40%) Web Design
15 13 (19.40%) Relational Database
16 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
17 11 (16.42%) Kanban
17 11 (16.42%) Open Source
17 11 (16.42%) Puppet
17 11 (16.42%) Jenkins
18 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (13.43%) Apache
2 8 (11.94%) Confluence
3 7 (10.45%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.48%) JBoss
6 2 (2.99%) NServiceBus
6 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.99%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.49%) Node.js
7 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.46%) IaaS
4 4 (5.97%) Office 365
5 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.99%) GitHub
6 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) HTTP
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.97%) Pentaho
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.49%) Big Data
7 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.49%) Redis
7 1 (1.49%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.42%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.43%) JIRA
4 7 (10.45%) Selenium
5 6 (8.96%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.46%) JUnit
6 5 (7.46%) PVCS
7 3 (4.48%) ClearCase
7 3 (4.48%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.48%) Subversion
7 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.99%) FxCop
8 2 (2.99%) Hudson
8 2 (2.99%) NUnit
8 2 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.99%) StyleCop
8 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (7.46%) Games
2 1 (1.49%) Advertising
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (55.22%) Developer
2 10 (14.93%) C# Developer
2 10 (14.93%) Lead Developer
3 9 (13.43%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Software Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.46%) CRM Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
7 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) .NET
2 25 (37.31%) HTML
3 22 (32.84%) CSS
4 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
5 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (14.93%) Spring
7 9 (13.43%) Ajax
7 9 (13.43%) J2EE
7 9 (13.43%) REST
7 9 (13.43%) XML
8 8 (11.94%) Hibernate
9 7 (10.45%) JSON
9 7 (10.45%) SOAP
10 6 (8.96%) HTML5
10 6 (8.96%) jQuery
11 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
11 5 (7.46%) Gherkin
11 5 (7.46%) J2SE
12 4 (5.97%) Web Services
12 4 (5.97%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Blog
2 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.99%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Fintech
4 1 (1.49%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.49%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Unix
2 10 (14.93%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Windows
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) TDD
3 28 (41.79%) DevOps
4 26 (38.81%) Configuration Management
5 24 (35.82%) Scrum
6 22 (32.84%) MVC
7 20 (29.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (25.37%) Web Development
9 15 (22.39%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (19.40%) Web Design
11 12 (17.91%) Software Engineering
12 11 (16.42%) Kanban
12 11 (16.42%) Open Source
13 8 (11.94%) CRM
13 8 (11.94%) OO
14 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Management
15 6 (8.96%) Automated Testing
15 6 (8.96%) BDD
15 6 (8.96%) User Stories
16 5 (7.46%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) C#
2 19 (28.36%) SQL
3 17 (25.37%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.90%) Java
5 5 (7.46%) PHP
6 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.97%) Scala
7 3 (4.48%) Haskell
7 3 (4.48%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) Python
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.49%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) Groovy
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) SPARQL
9 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) ISEB
1 7 (10.45%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) Puppet
2 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.46%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Informatica
3 5 (7.46%) webMethods
4 3 (4.48%) Adobe
4 3 (4.48%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.48%) Cloudera
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) BEA
5 2 (2.99%) hybris
5 2 (2.99%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.49%) BMC
6 1 (1.49%) VMware
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