Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 November 2017 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 38 78
Rank change year-on-year -8 +40 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 53 75 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.35% 4.95% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 6.07% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 58 5
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £453 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.97% +6.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £354 £306 £345
90th Percentile £575 £538 £520
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £445 £423
% change year-on-year +3.93% +5.33% +20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +7.69%

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 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 1282 1235 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.99% 81.57% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 798 643
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.73%
10th Percentile £231 £249 £232
90th Percentile £525 £550 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Birmingham

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Birmingham

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (71.70%) Jenkins
3 33 (62.26%) Git (software)
4 32 (60.38%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (58.49%) DevOps
6 30 (56.60%) Java
7 27 (50.94%) Linux
8 26 (49.06%) Open Source
9 23 (43.40%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (43.40%) Scrum
10 22 (41.51%) Docker
11 21 (39.62%) Puppet
12 20 (37.74%) Web Services
12 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
12 20 (37.74%) Spring
12 20 (37.74%) Maven
13 19 (35.85%) JUnit
13 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
14 18 (33.96%) REST
15 17 (32.08%) Ansible
15 17 (32.08%) SonarQube
15 17 (32.08%) Spring Boot
15 17 (32.08%) HTTP
16 16 (30.19%) Python
16 16 (30.19%) SOAP
16 16 (30.19%) TDD
16 16 (30.19%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (30.19%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
18 14 (26.42%) Terraform

Continuous Integration
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 16 (30.19%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (18.87%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.98%) Apache
4 7 (13.21%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (13.21%) Confluence
5 5 (9.43%) nginx
6 4 (7.55%) JBoss
7 1 (1.89%) IIS
7 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 32 (60.38%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (30.19%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (20.75%) Amazon ELB
3 11 (20.75%) Amazon S3
3 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (20.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (15.09%) PaaS
5 7 (13.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (13.21%) GitHub
6 6 (11.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 6 (11.32%) SaaS
7 5 (9.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (9.43%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (9.43%) Heroku
7 5 (9.43%) IaaS
7 5 (9.43%) OpenShift
7 5 (9.43%) Route 53
8 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) HTTP
2 10 (18.87%) SSL
2 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
3 7 (13.21%) DNS
4 6 (11.32%) OpenLDAP
4 6 (11.32%) OpenVPN
4 6 (11.32%) SSH
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) IPv6
5 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (26.42%) MySQL
3 13 (24.53%) MongoDB
4 12 (22.64%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (9.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.77%) MariaDB
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.89%) Big Data
8 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.89%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (71.70%) Jenkins
2 33 (62.26%) Git (software)
3 20 (37.74%) Maven
4 19 (35.85%) JUnit
5 17 (32.08%) SonarQube
6 13 (24.53%) Bitbucket
7 12 (22.64%) Mockito
8 11 (20.75%) DbUnit
8 11 (20.75%) jMock
9 10 (18.87%) Subversion
10 9 (16.98%) JIRA
11 8 (15.09%) Liquibase
12 6 (11.32%) Ant
12 6 (11.32%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (9.43%) GitLab
14 2 (3.77%) JHipster
14 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
15 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
15 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
15 1 (1.89%) WebStorm
General
1 5 (9.43%) Billing
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (33.96%) Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.98%) WebOps Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Senior WebOps Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (5.66%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) Spring
1 20 (37.74%) Web Services
2 18 (33.96%) REST
3 17 (32.08%) Spring Boot
4 16 (30.19%) SOAP
5 13 (24.53%) Elastic Stack
5 13 (24.53%) RESTful
6 11 (20.75%) PowerMock
7 9 (16.98%) J2EE
8 8 (15.09%) Sensu
9 7 (13.21%) Apache Camel
10 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
10 6 (11.32%) HTML
10 6 (11.32%) MCollective
11 5 (9.43%) LEMP Stack
12 4 (7.55%) CSS
12 4 (7.55%) HTML5
12 4 (7.55%) Node.js
12 4 (7.55%) XML
13 3 (5.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.77%) iPad
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) RIA
3 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) CentOS
3 4 (7.55%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) Unix
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (58.49%) DevOps
3 26 (49.06%) Open Source
4 23 (43.40%) Scrum
5 19 (35.85%) Configuration Management
6 16 (30.19%) TDD
7 14 (26.42%) Kanban
8 13 (24.53%) BDD
9 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
9 12 (22.64%) Web Operations
10 8 (15.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
10 8 (15.09%) Microservices
11 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
11 7 (13.21%) OO
12 6 (11.32%) Coaching
12 6 (11.32%) Regression Testing
12 6 (11.32%) Service Management
12 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (11.32%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 30 (56.60%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) Python
3 13 (24.53%) PHP
4 12 (22.64%) Bash Shell
5 11 (20.75%) Ruby
6 7 (13.21%) Groovy
7 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.66%) SQL
10 2 (3.77%) C
10 2 (3.77%) C#
10 2 (3.77%) C++
10 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.89%) Jython
11 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.89%) Scala
11 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) GCP
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Docker
2 6 (11.32%) Postfix
2 6 (11.32%) Squid
2 6 (11.32%) vCloud
2 6 (11.32%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (39.62%) Puppet
2 17 (32.08%) Ansible
3 14 (26.42%) Terraform
4 13 (24.53%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (22.64%) Kibana
5 12 (22.64%) Kubernetes
5 12 (22.64%) logstash
5 12 (22.64%) Salt
6 7 (13.21%) ZABBIX
7 6 (11.32%) collectd
7 6 (11.32%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (11.32%) Rancher
7 6 (11.32%) Rsyslog
7 6 (11.32%) StatsD
7 6 (11.32%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) VMware
2 9 (16.98%) Rackspace
3 6 (11.32%) Sonatype
4 5 (9.43%) Apigee
4 5 (9.43%) MuleSoft
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.43%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (9.43%) SaltStack
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle
6 2 (3.77%) Zend
7 1 (1.89%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) Talend