Period
to 19 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 January 2020 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 54 50
Rank change year-on-year -25 -4 +18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 88 148 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.67% 3.60% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 4.16% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 85 73
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £520 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +30.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £358 £405 £338
90th Percentile £606 £623 £575
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £465
% change year-on-year - +7.53% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £42.00 £49.75
% change year-on-year -61.90% -15.58% +17.06%

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 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 2,813 3,557 3,484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.19% 86.63% 84.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,462 1,690 1,805
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £223 £250 £267
90th Percentile £588 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 90 87
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.75 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.75% +37.93% -21.83%
10th Percentile £13.81 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £48.88 £41.90
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £26.91 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.80% +12.10% +6.67%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Berkshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Berkshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Berkshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in Berkshire

Continuous Integration
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 Integration within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2020. 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 -11 49 £525 +0.96% 15
Bracknell -6 10 £464 -15.68% 2
Slough +15 7 £425 - 5
Maidenhead +5 1 £688 +54.93%
Continuous Integration
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 Integration.

1 74 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (73.86%) DevOps
3 54 (61.36%) Test Automation
4 44 (50.00%) Azure
4 44 (50.00%) SQL
5 42 (47.73%) Microsoft
6 39 (44.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 38 (43.18%) PowerShell
8 37 (42.05%) Infrastructure as Code
9 35 (39.77%) Data Lake
9 35 (39.77%) Analytics
10 34 (38.64%) Power BI
10 34 (38.64%) Visual Studio
10 34 (38.64%) Windows
10 34 (38.64%) Data Management
10 34 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 34 (38.64%) Power Platform
11 32 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (36.36%) PaaS
12 31 (35.23%) Data-Driven Testing
13 29 (32.95%) HDInsight
13 29 (32.95%) Security Testing
14 28 (31.82%) Scrum
14 28 (31.82%) IaaS
14 28 (31.82%) Virtual Machines
15 25 (28.41%) Git (software)
16 23 (26.14%) Visual Studio Team System
17 17 (19.32%) TDD
18 16 (18.18%) Jenkins
19 15 (17.05%) ISTQB

Continuous Integration
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 10 (11.36%) Confluence
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) Drupal
3 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.27%) WordPress
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Sonata
2 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.14%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 44 (50.00%) Azure
2 34 (38.64%) Power Platform
3 32 (36.36%) PaaS
4 28 (31.82%) IaaS
5 13 (14.77%) GitHub
6 7 (7.95%) AWS
7 6 (6.82%) Data Lake Analytics
8 5 (5.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (4.55%) SaaS
9 4 (4.55%) Serverless
10 3 (3.41%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (2.27%) GCP
12 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (1.14%) AWS CodeBuild
12 1 (1.14%) AWS CodeCommit
12 1 (1.14%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 1 (1.14%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) Data Lake
2 34 (38.64%) Power BI
2 34 (38.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (32.95%) HDInsight
4 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.68%) Big Data
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.41%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.14%) MySQL
9 1 (1.14%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 34 (38.64%) Visual Studio
2 25 (28.41%) Git (software)
3 23 (26.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 16 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 14 (15.91%) JIRA
6 5 (5.68%) Vagrant
7 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.55%) Selenium
8 3 (3.41%) JMeter
8 3 (3.41%) Mercurial
8 3 (3.41%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.27%) Mocha
9 2 (2.27%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.27%) Subversion
10 1 (1.14%) Charles Proxy
10 1 (1.14%) CircleCI
10 1 (1.14%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (14.77%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 13 (14.77%) Azure Engineer
3 11 (12.50%) Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Azure DevOps
4 9 (10.23%) Lead DevOps
4 9 (10.23%) Test Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.68%) Test Leader
8 4 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Data Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) .NET
2 8 (9.09%) Node.js
2 8 (9.09%) Web Services
3 7 (7.95%) .NET Core
3 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.68%) Middleware
6 4 (4.55%) React
7 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.41%) CSS
7 3 (3.41%) CSS3
7 3 (3.41%) HTML
7 3 (3.41%) HTML5
7 3 (3.41%) LESS
7 3 (3.41%) REST
7 3 (3.41%) RESTful
7 3 (3.41%) Sass
8 2 (2.27%) JMS
8 2 (2.27%) JSON
8 2 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.55%) Private Cloud
1 4 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.14%) Robotics
2 1 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.64%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Unix
3 3 (3.41%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (84.09%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (73.86%) DevOps
3 54 (61.36%) Test Automation
4 39 (44.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 37 (42.05%) Infrastructure as Code
6 35 (39.77%) Analytics
7 34 (38.64%) Data Management
8 32 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (35.23%) Data-Driven Testing
10 29 (32.95%) Security Testing
11 28 (31.82%) Scrum
12 17 (19.32%) TDD
13 14 (15.91%) Test Scripting
14 12 (13.64%) Defect Management
15 11 (12.50%) Manual Testing
15 11 (12.50%) Release Management
15 11 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (11.36%) Project Delivery
16 10 (11.36%) Waterfall
17 9 (10.23%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) SQL
2 38 (43.18%) PowerShell
3 13 (14.77%) Java
4 12 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.50%) C#
5 11 (12.50%) Python
6 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.27%) ES6
8 1 (1.14%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.14%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) ISTQB
2 10 (11.36%) SC Cleared
2 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) ISEB
4 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.14%) Degree
5 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 28 (31.82%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (10.23%) Docker
3 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Kubernetes
2 7 (7.95%) Ansible
3 4 (4.55%) Terraform
4 3 (3.41%) vRealize
4 3 (3.41%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 2 (2.27%) HP ALM
5 2 (2.27%) Netcool
5 2 (2.27%) SCOM
6 1 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 42 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) Informatica
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle
4 5 (5.68%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.68%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) Automation Anywhere
5 2 (2.27%) Blue Prism
5 2 (2.27%) Citrix
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) hybris
5 2 (2.27%) IBM
5 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.27%) Tableau
6 1 (1.14%) CA
6 1 (1.14%) Delphix
6 1 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.14%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.14%) SAP