Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Continuous Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 25 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 Deployment
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 86 78
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 +18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 2 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 1.08% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.31% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 8
Birmingham median daily rate £493 £433 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.87% +10.90% -8.24%
10th Percentile £444 £274 £363
90th Percentile £561 £510 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Continuous Deployment 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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,138 1,219 1,124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.82% 82.03% 83.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 822 795
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £263
90th Percentile £588 £563 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.28 £15.00 £14.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.20% +5.52% -0.25%
10th Percentile £11.09 £10.50 £11.13
90th Percentile £41.88 £31.80 £35.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year +18.03% -24.69% +19.12%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Continuous Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in Birmingham

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Deployment in Birmingham

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Deployment in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Deployment 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Sensu
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera

Continuous Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Sensu
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera