Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 56 58
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +19
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 154 130 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.68% 3.28% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 3.82% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 72 51
Berkshire median daily rate £506 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.88% -10.05%
10th Percentile £364 £325 £288
90th Percentile £625 £598 £600
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £443
% change year-on-year - +7.34% +4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £41.50 £48.50
% change year-on-year - -14.43% +17.58%

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 3,656 3,400 3,232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 87.36% 85.82% 83.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,777 1,699 1,564
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.98%
10th Percentile £275 £255 £263
90th Percentile £613 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 81 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +46.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £82.50 £48.75 £39.15
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +30.61% +22.50% -11.11%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +28 67 £495 +4.21% 10
Bracknell -11 30 £538 -1.15% 1
Slough +17 25 £550 +22.22% 1
Newbury +4 7 £425 -10.53%
Ascot - 3 £400 - 1
Maidenhead -6 1 - - 5
Continuous Integration
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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.

1 118 (76.62%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (57.79%) DevOps
3 61 (39.61%) Kubernetes
4 59 (38.31%) Jenkins
5 54 (35.06%) Docker
5 54 (35.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 52 (33.77%) Ansible
7 51 (33.12%) Amazon AWS
8 50 (32.47%) Java
9 46 (29.87%) Git (software)
10 44 (28.57%) Linux
11 41 (26.62%) TDD
12 38 (24.68%) Test Automation
12 38 (24.68%) Scrum
13 37 (24.03%) JavaScript
13 37 (24.03%) Python
14 36 (23.38%) Continuous Deployment
15 35 (22.73%) Microsoft
16 33 (21.43%) High Availability
17 32 (20.78%) SQL
18 30 (19.48%) C#
19 29 (18.83%) Google Cloud Platform
20 28 (18.18%) Web Services
20 28 (18.18%) Red Hat
20 28 (18.18%) RESTful
21 26 (16.88%) Visual Studio Team System
21 26 (16.88%) JIRA
21 26 (16.88%) Microservices
22 25 (16.23%) OpenStack
22 25 (16.23%) Opscode Chef

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 25 (16.23%) OpenStack
2 20 (12.99%) Confluence
3 11 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.25%) JBoss
6 4 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.95%) Apache
7 3 (1.95%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.30%) CMS
8 2 (1.30%) Drupal
8 2 (1.30%) Jupyter
8 2 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Sonata
2 2 (1.30%) Magento
2 2 (1.30%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 54 (35.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (33.12%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (18.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (14.94%) OpenShift
5 22 (14.29%) PaaS
6 20 (12.99%) GitHub
7 12 (7.79%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (7.79%) SaaS
8 9 (5.84%) IaaS
8 9 (5.84%) Power Platform
9 8 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (2.60%) Amazon S3
10 4 (2.60%) Apigee
10 4 (2.60%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (2.60%) Serverless
11 3 (1.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.95%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (1.95%) CloudFront
11 3 (1.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) H.323
1 7 (4.55%) Skype
2 3 (1.95%) Internet
2 3 (1.95%) Network Security
2 3 (1.95%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.30%) Firewall
3 2 (1.30%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.04%) Relational Database
2 12 (7.79%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.49%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.49%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.84%) Data Lake
4 9 (5.84%) Power BI
4 9 (5.84%) RDBMS
4 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.90%) HDInsight
6 6 (3.90%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.25%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.95%) Big Data
8 3 (1.95%) DB2
8 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.95%) HBase
9 2 (1.30%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.30%) Apache Ignite
9 2 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 59 (38.31%) Jenkins
2 46 (29.87%) Git (software)
3 26 (16.88%) JIRA
3 26 (16.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 16 (10.39%) SonarQube
5 14 (9.09%) JUnit
5 14 (9.09%) Maven
6 11 (7.14%) Mockito
6 11 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 10 (6.49%) DbUnit
8 8 (5.19%) jMock
9 6 (3.90%) Bitbucket
9 6 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (3.25%) Selenium
10 5 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.25%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.60%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.60%) Subversion
12 3 (1.95%) Robot Framework
12 3 (1.95%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (11.69%) Retail
2 15 (9.74%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.19%) Games
4 6 (3.90%) Finance
5 3 (1.95%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (16.23%) Developer
2 23 (14.94%) Cloud Engineer
3 22 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (11.69%) Platform Engineer
5 15 (9.74%) Consultant
5 15 (9.74%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.74%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.44%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 7 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (3.90%) Scrum Master
9 5 (3.25%) Analyst
9 5 (3.25%) Architect
9 5 (3.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.25%) Technical Leader
10 4 (2.60%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.60%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.60%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.60%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.60%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.18%) RESTful
1 28 (18.18%) Web Services
2 18 (11.69%) .NET
3 15 (9.74%) Spring
4 13 (8.44%) AngularJS
5 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET
5 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (7.79%) REST
5 12 (7.79%) SOAP
6 11 (7.14%) Apache Camel
6 11 (7.14%) J2EE
7 10 (6.49%) XML
8 8 (5.19%) PowerMock
8 8 (5.19%) Spring Boot
9 7 (4.55%) HTML
9 7 (4.55%) Kafka
9 7 (4.55%) React
9 7 (4.55%) WebRTC
10 6 (3.90%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (3.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 10 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.95%) User Experience
5 2 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) AS400
6 1 (0.65%) Clustering
6 1 (0.65%) iSeries
6 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Robotics
6 1 (0.65%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.57%) Linux
2 15 (9.74%) Unix
3 12 (7.79%) Windows
4 7 (4.55%) Android
4 7 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.95%) CentOS
5 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (76.62%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (57.79%) DevOps
3 41 (26.62%) TDD
4 38 (24.68%) Scrum
4 38 (24.68%) Test Automation
5 36 (23.38%) Continuous Deployment
6 33 (21.43%) High Availability
7 26 (16.88%) Microservices
8 24 (15.58%) Configuration Management
8 24 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 19 (12.34%) Kanban
11 16 (10.39%) Deployment Automation
11 16 (10.39%) DevSecOps
12 15 (9.74%) Computer Science
12 15 (9.74%) E-Commerce
12 15 (9.74%) Open Source
13 14 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
14 13 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 50 (32.47%) Java
2 37 (24.03%) JavaScript
2 37 (24.03%) Python
3 32 (20.78%) SQL
4 30 (19.48%) C#
5 13 (8.44%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.79%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.55%) C
7 7 (4.55%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.25%) Java 8
10 3 (1.95%) Ruby
11 2 (1.30%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.30%) ES6
11 2 (1.30%) Groovy
11 2 (1.30%) PHP
11 2 (1.30%) Scala
12 1 (0.65%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.65%) SOQL
12 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 13 (8.44%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.60%) ISEB
3 4 (2.60%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.30%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.14%) QA
2 9 (5.84%) SLA
3 2 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 54 (35.06%) Docker
2 8 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.25%) vSphere
4 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.65%) oVirt
4 1 (0.65%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 61 (39.61%) Kubernetes
2 52 (33.77%) Ansible
3 25 (16.23%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (15.58%) Puppet
5 4 (2.60%) Grafana
5 4 (2.60%) Terraform
6 3 (1.95%) Kibana
6 3 (1.95%) Marathon
6 3 (1.95%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.30%) vRealize
7 2 (1.30%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 1 (0.65%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.65%) Graphite
8 1 (0.65%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 28 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 22 (14.29%) Google
4 15 (9.74%) Atlassian
5 14 (9.09%) Oracle
6 8 (5.19%) VMware
7 4 (2.60%) IBM
8 3 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.30%) Adobe
9 2 (1.30%) FNZ
9 2 (1.30%) HP
9 2 (1.30%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.30%) Sparx
10 1 (0.65%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco
10 1 (0.65%) Coremetrics
10 1 (0.65%) Dell
10 1 (0.65%) Pega
10 1 (0.65%) Sonatype
10 1 (0.65%) TOWER Software