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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Continuous Integration
Rank 41 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 122 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.80% 0.91% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 1.17% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 16 16
Median daily rate £450 £420 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £438 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -45.42%
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
2606 1974 1930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.23% 78.09% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1153 1000
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 100 114
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.74% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +27 47 £390 +15.55% 10
Birmingham +23 34 £470 +10.58% 3
Shropshire -14 11 £450 +5.88% 2
Staffordshire +3 8 £275 -34.52% 10
Warwickshire 0 2 £350 +27.27%
Solihull +1 1 £475 +111.11%
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 137 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (35.83%) Java
3 58 (31.02%) Jenkins
4 56 (29.95%) Scrum
5 51 (27.27%) OO
6 45 (24.06%) .NET
7 43 (22.99%) HTML
7 43 (22.99%) Web Services
8 41 (21.93%) SQL
9 39 (20.86%) C#
9 39 (20.86%) TDD
10 37 (19.79%) JIRA
10 37 (19.79%) CSS
10 37 (19.79%) DevOps
11 36 (19.25%) MVC
12 35 (18.72%) Configuration Management
12 35 (18.72%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (18.18%) Relational Database
14 33 (17.65%) Visual Studio
15 32 (17.11%) Microsoft
16 30 (16.04%) Oracle
16 30 (16.04%) Automated Testing
16 30 (16.04%) Git (software)
17 29 (15.51%) RESTful
18 28 (14.97%) Open Source
18 28 (14.97%) Selenium
18 28 (14.97%) ASP.NET
19 27 (14.44%) XML
19 27 (14.44%) Degree
20 26 (13.90%) Release Management

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 (11.76%) JBoss
2 21 (11.23%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.56%) Apache ServiceMix
4 15 (8.02%) Apache
5 13 (6.95%) CMS
5 13 (6.95%) WebLogic
6 11 (5.88%) Mule
7 9 (4.81%) Sitefinity
8 8 (4.28%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (2.67%) Confluence
9 5 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.60%) nginx
12 2 (1.07%) Apache Pig
12 2 (1.07%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.53%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (10.70%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.02%) MS Office
2 15 (8.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.07%) Simulink
4 1 (0.53%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.21%) IaaS
2 6 (3.21%) PaaS
2 6 (3.21%) SaaS
3 5 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (2.67%) Office 365
4 2 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.53%) Boomi
5 1 (0.53%) GitHub
5 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.70%) HTTP
2 2 (1.07%) DNS
2 2 (1.07%) Firewall
2 2 (1.07%) LDAP
2 2 (1.07%) Network Security
2 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.53%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.53%) SSH
3 1 (0.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 22 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 17 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (7.49%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (6.95%) SQL Server
6 11 (5.88%) RDBMS
7 10 (5.35%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (4.81%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (4.28%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (4.28%) Oracle OWB
10 6 (3.21%) Power BI
11 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (2.67%) PerformancePoint
11 5 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.14%) MySQL
12 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.60%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 58 (31.02%) Jenkins
2 37 (19.79%) JIRA
3 33 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 30 (16.04%) Git (software)
5 28 (14.97%) Selenium
6 21 (11.23%) JUnit
7 20 (10.70%) ClearQuest
8 19 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
10 16 (8.56%) Maven
11 14 (7.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (6.95%) Eclipse
13 12 (6.42%) Ant
13 12 (6.42%) Visual Studio Team System
14 11 (5.88%) WebDriver
15 10 (5.35%) Artifactory
15 10 (5.35%) PVCS
16 9 (4.81%) Toad
17 7 (3.74%) Spock
17 7 (3.74%) TestNG
General
1 5 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (1.07%) Aerospace
2 2 (1.07%) Electronics
2 2 (1.07%) Retail
3 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.53%) Marketing
3 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (50.27%) Developer
2 22 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 20 (10.70%) Java Developer
4 13 (6.95%) Tester
5 12 (6.42%) Architect
5 12 (6.42%) C# Developer
5 12 (6.42%) User Researcher
6 11 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.35%) Analyst
7 10 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (4.81%) Lead Developer
8 9 (4.81%) MuleSoft Developer
8 9 (4.81%) Test Leader
9 8 (4.28%) Azure Developer
9 8 (4.28%) Digital User Researcher
9 8 (4.28%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (4.28%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.74%) Agile Test Analyst
10 7 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.74%) MuleSoft Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (24.06%) .NET
2 43 (22.99%) HTML
2 43 (22.99%) Web Services
3 37 (19.79%) CSS
4 29 (15.51%) RESTful
5 28 (14.97%) ASP.NET
6 27 (14.44%) XML
7 26 (13.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (12.83%) Spring
9 21 (11.23%) JSON
10 19 (10.16%) Hibernate
10 19 (10.16%) SOAP
11 18 (9.63%) Apache CXF
12 16 (8.56%) .NET Framework
12 16 (8.56%) REST
13 14 (7.49%) J2EE
14 12 (6.42%) AngularJS
14 12 (6.42%) Servlets
14 12 (6.42%) Struts
15 11 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.70%) User Experience
2 18 (9.63%) Psychology
3 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.21%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.67%) Data Conversion
5 5 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.07%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.53%) DataPower
8 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) IVR
8 1 (0.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) RIA
8 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.76%) Linux
1 22 (11.76%) Unix
2 21 (11.23%) Windows
3 6 (3.21%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.07%) Fedora
6 1 (0.53%) AIX
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) CentOS
6 1 (0.53%) MVS
6 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (29.95%) Scrum
3 51 (27.27%) OO
4 39 (20.86%) TDD
5 37 (19.79%) DevOps
6 36 (19.25%) MVC
7 35 (18.72%) Configuration Management
8 30 (16.04%) Automated Testing
9 28 (14.97%) Open Source
10 26 (13.90%) Release Management
11 25 (13.37%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (13.37%) ETL
12 24 (12.83%) Web Development
13 23 (12.30%) Continuous Deployment
14 22 (11.76%) BDD
14 22 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
14 22 (11.76%) Test Automation
14 22 (11.76%) Web Design
15 21 (11.23%) Defect Tracking
16 20 (10.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.83%) Java
2 41 (21.93%) SQL
3 39 (20.86%) C#
4 21 (11.23%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.02%) Scala
6 14 (7.49%) Python
7 13 (6.95%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.35%) PHP
9 9 (4.81%) Groovy
10 8 (4.28%) Perl
10 8 (4.28%) R
10 8 (4.28%) XAML
11 7 (3.74%) C
11 7 (3.74%) C++
11 7 (3.74%) VB
12 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.60%) Ruby
12 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (14.44%) Degree
2 24 (12.83%) Security Cleared
3 22 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 16 (8.56%) ISTQB
5 13 (6.95%) ISEB
6 10 (5.35%) OCPJP
6 10 (5.35%) Oracle Certification
7 9 (4.81%) Sun Certification
8 4 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.81%) QA
2 6 (3.21%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.67%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) WAI
4 1 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (5.35%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.21%) Docker
3 2 (1.07%) HDFS
4 1 (0.53%) Postfix
4 1 (0.53%) Squid
4 1 (0.53%) vCloud
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (7.49%) Puppet
2 9 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.74%) Ansible
4 2 (1.07%) Grafana
4 2 (1.07%) Kibana
4 2 (1.07%) logstash
5 1 (0.53%) Consul
5 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.53%) Packer
5 1 (0.53%) Rancher
5 1 (0.53%) Terraform
5 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 30 (16.04%) Oracle
3 17 (9.09%) MuleSoft
4 6 (3.21%) WSO2
5 4 (2.14%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.14%) Google
5 4 (2.14%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.60%) New Relic
6 3 (1.60%) Pega
6 3 (1.60%) webMethods
7 2 (1.07%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.07%) IBM
7 2 (1.07%) Informatica
7 2 (1.07%) SAP
7 2 (1.07%) Zend
8 1 (0.53%) Avaya
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco
8 1 (0.53%) Dell
8 1 (0.53%) KANA
8 1 (0.53%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Difrent Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Difrent
Rate: Up to £450 per day Initial contract 5-6 months
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £330 - £355 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ISL
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 days ago