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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 58 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 96 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.97% 1.08% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 1.42% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 21 21
Median daily rate £450 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -33.09%
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
2605 1907 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.48% 76.52% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1540 1136 1014
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 89 130
Median hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £30.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Coventry +10 31 £371 -12.64% 5
Birmingham +12 28 £480 +12.94% 3
Staffordshire +4 10 £275 -34.52% 1
Shropshire -17 9 £475 +13.77%
Solihull -5 2 £433 - 2
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England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 127 (75.15%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (42.01%) Java
3 58 (34.32%) Jenkins
4 46 (27.22%) OO
5 45 (26.63%) Scrum
6 44 (26.04%) Web Services
7 41 (24.26%) SQL
7 41 (24.26%) JIRA
8 39 (23.08%) DevOps
9 36 (21.30%) TDD
10 34 (20.12%) .NET
10 34 (20.12%) HTML
11 32 (18.93%) C#
11 32 (18.93%) Oracle
12 30 (17.75%) Configuration Management
12 30 (17.75%) Automated Testing
12 30 (17.75%) Open Source
13 29 (17.16%) Relational Database
13 29 (17.16%) XML
14 28 (16.57%) Selenium
14 28 (16.57%) Spring
14 28 (16.57%) Git (software)
15 27 (15.98%) Microsoft Azure
15 27 (15.98%) Defect Tracking
15 27 (15.98%) Release Management
15 27 (15.98%) Windows
15 27 (15.98%) ClearQuest
16 26 (15.38%) Hibernate
16 26 (15.38%) RESTful
17 25 (14.79%) Oracle Database

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 22 (13.02%) JBoss
2 20 (11.83%) WebLogic
3 16 (9.47%) Apache ServiceMix
3 16 (9.47%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.69%) Apache
5 11 (6.51%) Mule
6 10 (5.92%) CMS
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (4.73%) Sitefinity
8 4 (2.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.78%) Confluence
9 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.18%) Liferay
11 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.59%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.59%) nginx
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.51%) MS Office
2 11 (6.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.78%) Simulink
4 1 (0.59%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.37%) Office 365
5 3 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.59%) Boomi
7 1 (0.59%) GitHub
7 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.59%) IaaS
7 1 (0.59%) PaaS
7 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.51%) HTTP
2 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.18%) DNS
3 2 (1.18%) Firewall
3 2 (1.18%) LDAP
3 2 (1.18%) SSL
4 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.59%) Network Security
4 1 (0.59%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.59%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.59%) SSH
4 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.16%) Relational Database
2 25 (14.79%) Oracle Database
3 21 (12.43%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (8.28%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (8.28%) RDBMS
5 13 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
5 13 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 9 (5.33%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.96%) Power BI
10 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.37%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.78%) MySQL
11 3 (1.78%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 58 (34.32%) Jenkins
2 41 (24.26%) JIRA
3 28 (16.57%) Git (software)
3 28 (16.57%) Selenium
4 27 (15.98%) ClearQuest
5 25 (14.79%) JUnit
5 25 (14.79%) Maven
5 25 (14.79%) Visual Studio
6 21 (12.43%) Oracle Forms
7 19 (11.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (10.65%) Ant
8 18 (10.65%) Eclipse
8 18 (10.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (10.06%) PVCS
10 16 (9.47%) Artifactory
11 14 (8.28%) WebDriver
12 13 (7.69%) Toad
13 7 (4.14%) Cucumber
13 7 (4.14%) Spock
13 7 (4.14%) TestNG
General
1 5 (2.96%) Finance
2 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.18%) Electronics
2 2 (1.18%) Retail
3 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (47.34%) Developer
2 22 (13.02%) Java Developer
3 13 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 13 (7.69%) Tester
4 12 (7.10%) Architect
4 12 (7.10%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (6.51%) Analyst
6 10 (5.92%) C# Developer
7 9 (5.33%) Lead Developer
7 9 (5.33%) MuleSoft Developer
7 9 (5.33%) Test Analyst
7 9 (5.33%) Test Leader
8 8 (4.73%) SQL Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Agile Test Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) Azure Developer
9 7 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) MuleSoft Architect
9 7 (4.14%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.04%) Web Services
2 34 (20.12%) .NET
2 34 (20.12%) HTML
3 29 (17.16%) XML
4 28 (16.57%) Spring
5 26 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 26 (15.38%) RESTful
6 24 (14.20%) Apache CXF
7 22 (13.02%) CSS
8 21 (12.43%) J2EE
9 20 (11.83%) JSON
10 18 (10.65%) ASP.NET
11 16 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (9.47%) Servlets
11 16 (9.47%) SOAP
12 14 (8.28%) JSP
13 11 (6.51%) REST
13 11 (6.51%) Struts
14 10 (5.92%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.73%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.10%) User Experience
2 11 (6.51%) Psychology
3 8 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.73%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.37%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.59%) DataPower
8 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.59%) IVR
8 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.59%) PKI
8 1 (0.59%) RIA
8 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.98%) Windows
2 21 (12.43%) Unix
3 13 (7.69%) Linux
4 4 (2.37%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.18%) Fedora
7 1 (0.59%) AIX
7 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.59%) CentOS
7 1 (0.59%) MVS
7 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.59%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (75.15%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.22%) OO
3 45 (26.63%) Scrum
4 39 (23.08%) DevOps
5 36 (21.30%) TDD
6 30 (17.75%) Automated Testing
6 30 (17.75%) Configuration Management
6 30 (17.75%) Open Source
7 27 (15.98%) Defect Tracking
7 27 (15.98%) Release Management
8 24 (14.20%) OOP
8 24 (14.20%) UML
9 22 (13.02%) MVC
10 21 (12.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (12.43%) ETL
11 18 (10.65%) Software Engineering
11 18 (10.65%) Test Automation
12 17 (10.06%) Continuous Deployment
12 17 (10.06%) Regression Testing
13 16 (9.47%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 71 (42.01%) Java
2 41 (24.26%) SQL
3 32 (18.93%) C#
4 18 (10.65%) PL/SQL
5 14 (8.28%) Scala
6 13 (7.69%) C++
6 13 (7.69%) VB
7 11 (6.51%) JavaScript
7 11 (6.51%) Python
8 9 (5.33%) C
8 9 (5.33%) Perl
9 8 (4.73%) Groovy
10 7 (4.14%) XAML
11 6 (3.55%) R
12 4 (2.37%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.78%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.78%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.18%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 23 (13.61%) Security Cleared
2 22 (13.02%) SC Cleared
3 20 (11.83%) Degree
4 14 (8.28%) Sun Certification
5 12 (7.10%) ISTQB
6 11 (6.51%) Oracle Certification
7 10 (5.92%) ISEB
7 10 (5.92%) OCPJP
8 3 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) QA
2 5 (2.96%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.96%) IEC 61508
3 4 (2.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.59%) WAI
4 1 (0.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (4.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.55%) Docker
3 1 (0.59%) Firmware
3 1 (0.59%) Postfix
3 1 (0.59%) Squid
3 1 (0.59%) vCloud
3 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (7.69%) Puppet
2 6 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.96%) Ansible
4 2 (1.18%) Kibana
4 2 (1.18%) logstash
5 1 (0.59%) Consul
5 1 (0.59%) Grafana
5 1 (0.59%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.59%) Packer
5 1 (0.59%) Rancher
5 1 (0.59%) Terraform
5 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (18.93%) Oracle
2 24 (14.20%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.06%) MuleSoft
4 6 (3.55%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.55%) WSO2
5 4 (2.37%) Google
5 4 (2.37%) Pega
5 4 (2.37%) webMethods
6 3 (1.78%) New Relic
6 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.18%) IBM
8 1 (0.59%) Adobe
8 1 (0.59%) Avaya
8 1 (0.59%) BMC
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco
8 1 (0.59%) Dell
8 1 (0.59%) Genesys
8 1 (0.59%) KANA
8 1 (0.59%) SAP
8 1 (0.59%) VMware
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