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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Continuous Integration
Rank 88 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 31 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.50% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 6
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£320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £300 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +13.66%
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
1720 1409 1509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.64% 68.33% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 784 780
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 58 114
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Continuous Integration across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Continuous Integration Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 October 2014. 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
Coventry +3 13 £320 - 4
Birmingham - 7 £375 - 1
Staffordshire -5 4 £310 - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 29 (46.77%) TDD
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (43.55%) .NET
4 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
5 23 (37.10%) C#
6 20 (32.26%) HTML
6 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
6 20 (32.26%) Ajax
7 19 (30.65%) CSS
8 18 (29.03%) MVC
9 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
10 16 (25.81%) jQuery
10 16 (25.81%) CSS3
11 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
12 14 (22.58%) HTTP
13 13 (20.97%) SQL
13 13 (20.97%) Responsive Web Design
14 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
14 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
14 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (16.13%) Semantic HTML
15 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
15 10 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (16.13%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (16.13%) Functional Programming
15 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
15 10 (16.13%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) nginx
5 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) HTTP
2 6 (9.68%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.06%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.23%) Couchbase
6 2 (3.23%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.61%) MySQL
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.90%) Maven
4 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
5 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (8.06%) JMeter
7 4 (6.45%) NUnit
7 4 (6.45%) ClearCase
7 4 (6.45%) ClearQuest
7 4 (6.45%) MSBuild
8 3 (4.84%) Ant
8 3 (4.84%) Subversion
8 3 (4.84%) JIRA
8 3 (4.84%) Hudson
9 2 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (1.61%) Gradle
10 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.61%) Selenium
10 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (12.90%) Automotive
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) C# Developer
3 10 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.84%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.84%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (4.84%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Platform Architect
9 2 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Validation Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (43.55%) .NET
2 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
2 20 (32.26%) HTML
2 20 (32.26%) Ajax
3 19 (30.65%) CSS
4 16 (25.81%) jQuery
4 16 (25.81%) CSS3
5 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (16.13%) Razor View Engine
6 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (16.13%) Semantic HTML
6 10 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (12.90%) J2EE
7 8 (12.90%) Spring
8 7 (11.29%) HTML5
9 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
9 6 (9.68%) Java EE
9 6 (9.68%) Web Services
10 5 (8.06%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.23%) Open Source
2 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) GIS
3 1 (1.61%) Mechatronics
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) UNIX
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Debian
4 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) TDD
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.03%) MVC
4 13 (20.97%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (16.13%) Functional Programming
6 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
6 9 (14.52%) Scrum
6 9 (14.52%) Web Development
7 8 (12.90%) DevOps
7 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.29%) Low Latency
9 6 (9.68%) BDD
9 6 (9.68%) Time Management
10 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
10 5 (8.06%) Data Mapping
10 5 (8.06%) ATDD
10 5 (8.06%) Memory Management
10 5 (8.06%) User Stories
10 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 23 (37.10%) C#
3 13 (20.97%) SQL
4 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
4 10 (16.13%) Java
5 8 (12.90%) Perl
6 7 (11.29%) Python
7 6 (9.68%) PHP
7 6 (9.68%) Scala
8 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.23%) VB6
9 2 (3.23%) Ruby
9 2 (3.23%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Samba
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Puppet
2 7 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.68%) Nagios
4 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.61%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.61%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) IBM
3 5 (8.06%) SAP
3 5 (8.06%) HP
4 3 (4.84%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.61%) Perforce
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago