Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Continuous Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Integration over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Continuous Integration
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 29 57
Rank change year-on-year -10 +28 +8
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 27 33 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.01% 5.33% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 6.40% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.03% -13.24%
10th Percentile £330 £419 £326
90th Percentile £493 £492 £407
East of England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -3.85% -

Continuous Integration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 565 516 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 83.95% 83.36% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 329 375
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £268 £212 £239
90th Percentile £584 £588 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 38
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +117.39%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.02 £13.55
90th Percentile £50.48 £43.11 £50.71
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% +25.90% +3.65%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Bedfordshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Integration in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Bedfordshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Bedfordshire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -17 12 £450 +2.86%
Dunstable - 4 £270 -
Continuous Integration
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) TDD
3 19 (70.37%) Java
4 18 (66.67%) Web Services
5 17 (62.96%) Retail
6 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
6 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
6 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
7 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
7 14 (51.85%) JIRA
8 13 (48.15%) Selenium
8 13 (48.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (48.15%) SOAP
8 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (48.15%) WebDriver
8 13 (48.15%) Cucumber
8 13 (48.15%) REST
9 12 (44.44%) Apple iOS
9 12 (44.44%) Confluence
9 12 (44.44%) Android
9 12 (44.44%) TeamCity
9 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
9 12 (44.44%) C#
9 12 (44.44%) Internet
9 12 (44.44%) QA
10 11 (40.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (29.63%) SQL
11 8 (29.63%) Banking
11 8 (29.63%) Docker
11 8 (29.63%) Functional Testing

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 12 (44.44%) Confluence
2 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.93%) Sauce Labs
3 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (18.52%) Google App Engine
3 5 (18.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (18.52%) IaaS
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Redis
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 14 (51.85%) JIRA
3 13 (48.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (48.15%) Cucumber
3 13 (48.15%) Selenium
3 13 (48.15%) WebDriver
4 12 (44.44%) TeamCity
5 7 (25.93%) Appium
5 7 (25.93%) Bitbucket
6 6 (22.22%) Ant
6 6 (22.22%) JBehave
6 6 (22.22%) JUnit
6 6 (22.22%) Maven
6 6 (22.22%) Protractor
6 6 (22.22%) SoapUI
6 6 (22.22%) SpecFlow
6 6 (22.22%) TestNG
7 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
8 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (62.96%) Retail
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 7 (25.93%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Automation Tester
2 7 (25.93%) QA Automation Tester
2 7 (25.93%) QA Tester
2 7 (25.93%) Tester
3 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) Web Services
2 13 (48.15%) REST
2 13 (48.15%) SOAP
3 6 (22.22%) WCF
4 5 (18.52%) Middleware
5 3 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.70%) OAuth
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.70%) Swagger
6 1 (3.70%) Taurus
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 5 (18.52%) RIA
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Android
1 12 (44.44%) Apple iOS
2 7 (25.93%) Mac OS X
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 5 (18.52%) AIX
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
5 11 (40.74%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (29.63%) Functional Testing
7 7 (25.93%) BDD
7 7 (25.93%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 7 (25.93%) QA Automation
8 6 (22.22%) SDET
8 6 (22.22%) Software Delivery
9 5 (18.52%) ATDD
9 5 (18.52%) Data Privacy
9 5 (18.52%) Defect Management
9 5 (18.52%) DevOps
9 5 (18.52%) Feature Driven Development
9 5 (18.52%) Information Security
9 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
9 5 (18.52%) SDLC
9 5 (18.52%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Apple Swift
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) Perl
5 6 (22.22%) Python
5 6 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
2 5 (18.52%) vCloud
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Atlassian
1 5 (18.52%) Google
1 5 (18.52%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) VocaLink
3 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.70%) IBM