The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 3 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 25 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.08% 1.31% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.46% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £388 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.25% +5.00%  

Continuous Integration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 81 137 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 87.10% 89.54% 86.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 86 102
Median daily rate £425 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +32.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £98.38 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.21% +360.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Bradford

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Docker
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (50.00%) GitHub
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Dropwizard
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Swagger
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Docker
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) DevExpress
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft