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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 61 71 91
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 92 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.91% 1.85% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 2.46% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 33 19
Median daily rate £455 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £380 £378
% change year-on-year
+15.13% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £65.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -38.69%
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
2595 1792 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.02% 75.20% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1570 1097 972
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 74 134
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.69 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.74% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.45 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.78 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Continuous Integration
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 34 £480 +32.41% 4
Coventry 0 20 £400 -5.88% 6
Shropshire -21 13 £463 +10.77% 1
Staffordshire -1 8 £325 -22.61% 6
Solihull -7 6 £465 -
Warwickshire -6 1 £350 +27.27% 1
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 116 (74.84%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (45.16%) Java
3 58 (37.42%) Jenkins
4 45 (29.03%) DevOps
5 44 (28.39%) OO
6 42 (27.10%) SQL
7 41 (26.45%) TDD
8 40 (25.81%) C#
8 40 (25.81%) .NET
9 38 (24.52%) Configuration Management
10 36 (23.23%) HTML
10 36 (23.23%) JIRA
11 35 (22.58%) Web Services
12 34 (21.94%) Scrum
12 34 (21.94%) Open Source
13 32 (20.65%) Automated Testing
13 32 (20.65%) Release Management
13 32 (20.65%) Windows
14 31 (20.00%) Git (software)
15 30 (19.35%) Oracle
16 29 (18.71%) Selenium
16 29 (18.71%) Spring
17 28 (18.06%) Hibernate
17 28 (18.06%) XML
18 27 (17.42%) Defect Tracking
19 26 (16.77%) Relational Database
19 26 (16.77%) JUnit
19 26 (16.77%) ClearQuest
19 26 (16.77%) Microsoft
20 25 (16.13%) JBoss

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (16.13%) JBoss
2 24 (15.48%) WebLogic
3 16 (10.32%) Apache ServiceMix
4 15 (9.68%) Apache
5 12 (7.74%) SharePoint
6 11 (7.10%) Mule
7 9 (5.81%) CMS
8 8 (5.16%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (5.16%) Sitefinity
9 3 (1.94%) Confluence
9 3 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.29%) IIS
10 2 (1.29%) Liferay
11 1 (0.65%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.65%) nginx
11 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.81%) MS Office
3 7 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.94%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.58%) Office 365
5 3 (1.94%) GitHub
6 2 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.03%) HTTP
2 6 (3.87%) SSL
2 6 (3.87%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.29%) Firewall
3 2 (1.29%) Network Security
4 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.65%) DSL
4 1 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) LAN
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.77%) Relational Database
2 24 (15.48%) Oracle Database
3 21 (13.55%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (10.32%) MongoDB
5 15 (9.68%) SQL Server
6 14 (9.03%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (8.39%) Oracle OWB
7 13 (8.39%) RDBMS
8 12 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (5.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (3.87%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.94%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.94%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (1.94%) Power BI
13 2 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.29%) OLAP
13 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 58 (37.42%) Jenkins
2 36 (23.23%) JIRA
3 31 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 29 (18.71%) Selenium
5 26 (16.77%) ClearQuest
5 26 (16.77%) JUnit
6 23 (14.84%) Maven
7 22 (14.19%) Eclipse
8 21 (13.55%) Oracle Forms
9 20 (12.90%) Visual Studio
10 18 (11.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (10.97%) Ant
11 17 (10.97%) PVCS
11 17 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (10.32%) Artifactory
13 14 (9.03%) WebDriver
14 13 (8.39%) Toad
15 8 (5.16%) IntelliJ
16 7 (4.52%) Cucumber
16 7 (4.52%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (5.16%) Finance
2 2 (1.29%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.29%) Electronics
2 2 (1.29%) Retail
3 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (50.97%) Developer
2 20 (12.90%) Java Developer
3 13 (8.39%) .NET Developer
4 12 (7.74%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (7.74%) Tester
5 11 (7.10%) Architect
6 9 (5.81%) Lead Developer
6 9 (5.81%) MuleSoft Developer
7 8 (5.16%) C# Developer
7 8 (5.16%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Test Leader
8 7 (4.52%) Analyst
8 7 (4.52%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Digital Developer
8 7 (4.52%) MuleSoft Architect
8 7 (4.52%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.52%) SQL Developer
8 7 (4.52%) Test Analyst
8 7 (4.52%) Test Engineer
9 6 (3.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.81%) .NET
2 36 (23.23%) HTML
3 35 (22.58%) Web Services
4 29 (18.71%) Spring
5 28 (18.06%) Hibernate
5 28 (18.06%) XML
6 24 (15.48%) Apache CXF
6 24 (15.48%) J2EE
7 23 (14.84%) CSS
7 23 (14.84%) JSON
8 22 (14.19%) RESTful
9 15 (9.68%) Servlets
10 14 (9.03%) ASP.NET
10 14 (9.03%) JSP
11 13 (8.39%) SOAP
12 12 (7.74%) AngularJS
12 12 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (7.10%) REST
14 10 (6.45%) Struts
15 9 (5.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.16%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.52%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (1.94%) Fintech
5 2 (1.29%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) PKI
6 1 (0.65%) RIA
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.65%) Windows
2 22 (14.19%) Unix
3 14 (9.03%) Linux
4 8 (5.16%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.29%) CentOS
6 2 (1.29%) Fedora
7 1 (0.65%) MVS
7 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.65%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (74.84%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.03%) DevOps
3 44 (28.39%) OO
4 41 (26.45%) TDD
5 38 (24.52%) Configuration Management
6 34 (21.94%) Open Source
6 34 (21.94%) Scrum
7 32 (20.65%) Automated Testing
7 32 (20.65%) Release Management
8 27 (17.42%) Defect Tracking
9 24 (15.48%) OOP
9 24 (15.48%) UML
10 21 (13.55%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (13.55%) MVC
10 21 (13.55%) Software Engineering
11 17 (10.97%) BDD
11 17 (10.97%) ETL
12 15 (9.68%) API Development
12 15 (9.68%) Test Automation
12 15 (9.68%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 70 (45.16%) Java
2 42 (27.10%) SQL
3 40 (25.81%) C#
4 18 (11.61%) PL/SQL
4 18 (11.61%) Scala
5 13 (8.39%) C++
5 13 (8.39%) Python
5 13 (8.39%) VB
6 10 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.81%) C
7 9 (5.81%) Perl
8 8 (5.16%) Groovy
9 7 (4.52%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.87%) Haskell
10 6 (3.87%) R
11 5 (3.23%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.58%) XAML
13 3 (1.94%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.94%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (15.48%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.84%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.03%) Sun Certification
4 12 (7.74%) ISTQB
5 11 (7.10%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (6.45%) ISEB
6 10 (6.45%) OCPJP
7 9 (5.81%) Degree
8 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) IEC 61508
1 5 (3.23%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) WAI
4 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (5.16%) Docker
2 5 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (11.61%) Puppet
2 8 (5.16%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.94%) Ansible
4 2 (1.29%) Terraform
5 1 (0.65%) Grafana
5 1 (0.65%) Kibana
5 1 (0.65%) logstash
5 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (19.35%) Oracle
2 26 (16.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.97%) MuleSoft
4 8 (5.16%) webMethods
5 6 (3.87%) Atlassian
5 6 (3.87%) WSO2
6 5 (3.23%) Adobe
7 4 (2.58%) Google
7 4 (2.58%) Pega
8 3 (1.94%) New Relic
8 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.29%) Mercator
10 1 (0.65%) BMC
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco
10 1 (0.65%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.65%) IBM
10 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
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