Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 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 Delivery
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 132 149
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 +20
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 19 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.48% 0.80% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.94% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 23
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -0.62% -15.26%
10th Percentile £321 £300 £326
90th Percentile £584 £550 £548
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £53.75 £59.31
% change year-on-year -21.86% -9.37% -

Continuous Delivery 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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,322 3,392 3,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.51% 84.48% 82.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,641 1,717 2,002
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £262 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 116 144
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -8.57% -32.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.49 £11.58
90th Percentile £47.35 £39.13 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Berkshire

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in Berkshire

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in Berkshire

Continuous Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Reading -9 9 £500 +51.52% 2
Maidenhead -4 2 £440 -14.15% 1
Newbury -12 2 £300 -6.25%
Slough - 2 - -
Wokingham - 1 £575 -
Continuous Delivery
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) DevOps
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
4 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
5 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
6 5 (26.32%) Python
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) Puppet
6 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
6 5 (26.32%) Big Data
6 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
6 5 (26.32%) Ansible
6 5 (26.32%) Docker
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (21.05%) Grafana
7 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (15.79%) SaaS
4 2 (10.53%) npm
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (5.26%) Datadog
5 1 (5.26%) IaaS
5 1 (5.26%) PaaS
5 1 (5.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) DVB
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Big Data
1 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) Redis
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) DB2
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (5.26%) Power BI
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) webpack
3 2 (10.53%) Ant
3 2 (10.53%) JMeter
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) AnthillPro
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) JProfiler
4 1 (5.26%) Mockito
4 1 (5.26%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Angular Developer
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum Master
3 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) Kafka
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) Sensu
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) JMS
5 2 (10.53%) React
5 2 (10.53%) WPF
5 2 (10.53%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) Middleware
6 1 (5.26%) Spring
6 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.26%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
2 3 (15.79%) Social Media
3 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) DevOps
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 4 (21.05%) Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
7 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.79%) API Development
8 3 (15.79%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
8 3 (15.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) AWK
7 1 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Flume
3 3 (15.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (26.32%) Ansible
2 5 (26.32%) Puppet
3 4 (21.05%) Grafana
4 3 (15.79%) Graphite
4 3 (15.79%) Mesos
4 3 (15.79%) Nagios
4 3 (15.79%) Salt
4 3 (15.79%) StatsD
4 3 (15.79%) ZABBIX
5 2 (10.53%) Kibana
6 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
6 1 (5.26%) Prometheus
6 1 (5.26%) Suricata
6 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Splunk
3 3 (15.79%) New Relic
4 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) MapR
4 1 (5.26%) Qualys
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat