Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 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 Deployment
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 78 94
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 -5
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 16 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.08% 0.53% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.64% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Birmingham median daily rate £433 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.82% -10.59% +13.33%
10th Percentile £274 £364 £306
90th Percentile £510 £510 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 1,204 1,101 1,276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.46% 82.84% 82.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 773 854
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £255 £263 £240
90th Percentile £563 £525 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 18 29
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% -11.16% -30.81%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.88 £10.73
90th Percentile £34.20 £36.80 £38.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -25.30% +22.06% -24.44%

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 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Deployment in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (56.25%) REST
3 9 (56.25%) PHP
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
6 6 (37.50%) Unix
6 6 (37.50%) OO
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (31.25%) BDD
7 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (31.25%) Web Design
8 4 (25.00%) Scrum
8 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (25.00%) MySQL
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 4 (25.00%) Ajax
8 4 (25.00%) Zend
8 4 (25.00%) Web Development

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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
5 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (6.25%) Neo4j
6 1 (6.25%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (18.75%) Subversion
5 2 (12.50%) Bugzilla
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) Maven
5 2 (12.50%) MSBuild
6 1 (6.25%) JUnit
6 1 (6.25%) Mockito
General
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Backend Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Backend Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) REST
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Doctrine
4 3 (18.75%) Behat
4 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
4 3 (18.75%) JMS
4 3 (18.75%) Laravel
4 3 (18.75%) LDAP
4 3 (18.75%) Sass
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) CGI
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) LAMP
5 2 (12.50%) Memcached
5 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Mac OS X
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (12.50%) Debian
3 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Test Automation
3 6 (37.50%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (31.25%) Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) OO PHP
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
6 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) PHP 7
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Java 8
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) NFS
2 2 (12.50%) Samba
2 2 (12.50%) Squid
2 2 (12.50%) Varnish
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Capistrano
2 2 (12.50%) HAProxy
2 2 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) WMI
3 1 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Splunk
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) WSO2
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin