Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 12 November 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 Integration
South West > Bristol
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 66 46
Rank change year-on-year +32 -20 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 130 52 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.18% 2.68% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% 3.24% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 38 55
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £316 £314 £321
90th Percentile £514 £499 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £401 £425
% change year-on-year +5.92% -5.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,788 1,606 1,486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 85.02% 82.66% 85.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,207 1,088 1,069
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £275 £256 £255
90th Percentile £538 £533 £558
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 45 69
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.21% +12.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £15.44 £12.43 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.63 £49.00 £45.40
South West median hourly rate £41.68 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +19.08% +18.24% -22.11%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Bristol

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Bristol

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Bristol over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Bristol

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 115 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (54.62%) Java
3 68 (52.31%) TDD
4 61 (46.92%) Amazon AWS
5 58 (44.62%) Ansible
6 57 (43.85%) NUnit
7 56 (43.08%) Puppet
8 54 (41.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 52 (40.00%) Tomcat
10 50 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
11 48 (36.92%) Test Automation
11 48 (36.92%) Oracle
12 47 (36.15%) OO
12 47 (36.15%) Migration
13 46 (35.38%) Scrum
14 42 (32.31%) PostgreSQL
14 42 (32.31%) WebSphere
14 42 (32.31%) WebLogic
14 42 (32.31%) MySQL
14 42 (32.31%) NoSQL
14 42 (32.31%) MSTest
14 42 (32.31%) OpenStack
15 36 (27.69%) Jenkins
16 33 (25.38%) Problem-Solving
17 30 (23.08%) DevOps
17 30 (23.08%) Git (software)
18 28 (21.54%) SQL
19 24 (18.46%) Microsoft
20 23 (17.69%) JUnit
21 22 (16.92%) C#

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 52 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 42 (32.31%) OpenStack
2 42 (32.31%) WebLogic
2 42 (32.31%) WebSphere
3 12 (9.23%) Confluence
4 7 (5.38%) JBoss
5 5 (3.85%) Apache
6 4 (3.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (3.08%) Jetty
7 3 (2.31%) CMS
7 3 (2.31%) IIS
8 2 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 61 (46.92%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (41.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.38%) IaaS
4 6 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.85%) PaaS
5 5 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.54%) npm
6 2 (1.54%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.77%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) HTTP
2 1 (0.77%) Extranet
2 1 (0.77%) Firewall
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.77%) Network Security
2 1 (0.77%) SSL
2 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.31%) MySQL
1 42 (32.31%) NoSQL
1 42 (32.31%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.31%) GIS
5 3 (2.31%) SSDT
6 2 (1.54%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.77%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.77%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 57 (43.85%) NUnit
2 42 (32.31%) MSTest
3 36 (27.69%) Jenkins
4 30 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 23 (17.69%) JUnit
6 22 (16.92%) Selenium
6 22 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (14.62%) Cucumber
8 14 (10.77%) Hudson
9 12 (9.23%) JIRA
10 11 (8.46%) SpecFlow
10 11 (8.46%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 9 (6.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (6.15%) TeamCity
13 7 (5.38%) Ant
13 7 (5.38%) CruiseControl
13 7 (5.38%) Maven
13 7 (5.38%) Subversion
14 6 (4.62%) JMeter
14 6 (4.62%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 8 (6.15%) Advertising
3 7 (5.38%) Back Office
4 4 (3.08%) Legal
5 3 (2.31%) Publishing
6 2 (1.54%) Games
7 1 (0.77%) Automotive
7 1 (0.77%) Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (53.08%) Developer
2 45 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (9.23%) AWS Developer
5 10 (7.69%) Analyst
5 10 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 10 (7.69%) Tester
6 8 (6.15%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (5.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Scala Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Agile Developer
8 6 (4.62%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Architect
9 5 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (3.85%) Test Automation Specialist
9 5 (3.85%) Test Specialist
10 4 (3.08%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.08%) .NET
1 17 (13.08%) Gherkin
2 13 (10.00%) Spring
3 12 (9.23%) REST
4 11 (8.46%) RESTful
5 9 (6.92%) Node.js
6 8 (6.15%) CSS
6 8 (6.15%) JSON
6 8 (6.15%) Play Framework
7 7 (5.38%) ASP.NET
7 7 (5.38%) Django
7 7 (5.38%) Guice
7 7 (5.38%) Middleware
7 7 (5.38%) OSGi
7 7 (5.38%) React
7 7 (5.38%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (5.38%) Spring MVC
8 6 (4.62%) HTML
8 6 (4.62%) JSP
8 6 (4.62%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.92%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (6.92%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.15%) Wiki
4 6 (4.62%) Fat Client
4 6 (4.62%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.31%) Blog
6 3 (2.31%) Fintech
7 2 (1.54%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.15%) Linux
2 15 (11.54%) Windows
3 10 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.62%) Unix
5 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (52.31%) TDD
3 48 (36.92%) Test Automation
4 47 (36.15%) Migration
4 47 (36.15%) OO
5 46 (35.38%) Scrum
6 33 (25.38%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (23.08%) DevOps
8 17 (13.08%) Open Source
9 16 (12.31%) BDD
9 16 (12.31%) Kanban
10 13 (10.00%) MVC
10 13 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 12 (9.23%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (9.23%) Exploratory Testing
11 12 (9.23%) User Stories
12 11 (8.46%) Acceptance Criteria
12 11 (8.46%) Manual Testing
13 8 (6.15%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 71 (54.62%) Java
2 28 (21.54%) SQL
3 22 (16.92%) C#
4 19 (14.62%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.46%) Ruby
6 8 (6.15%) Scala
7 6 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.62%) Python
8 5 (3.85%) Korn
8 5 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.54%) ES6
11 1 (0.77%) Java 8
11 1 (0.77%) Perl
11 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Degree
2 8 (6.15%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.38%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.77%) Docker
2 6 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 58 (44.62%) Ansible
2 56 (43.08%) Puppet
3 50 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.15%) Kubernetes
5 7 (5.38%) Terraform
6 6 (4.62%) Packer
7 1 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.77%) Suricata
Vendors
1 48 (36.92%) Oracle
2 24 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.77%) Google
4 7 (5.38%) Cadence
5 6 (4.62%) Citrix
5 6 (4.62%) MKS
5 6 (4.62%) VMware
6 5 (3.85%) Adobe
7 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.54%) Coverity
8 2 (1.54%) hybris
9 1 (0.77%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.77%) Qualys
9 1 (0.77%) Splunk