Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 15 October 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 22 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 8 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.82% 4.67% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 6.03% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Cheltenham median daily rate £446 £370 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.61% -8.92% -12.16%
10th Percentile £427 £291 £388
90th Percentile £472 £458 £431
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +28.57% -15.15% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.32% - -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 158 116 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 95.18% 77.33% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 114
Cheltenham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -7.98%
10th Percentile £253 £221 £290
90th Percentile £513 £568 £551
Gloucestershire median daily rate £434 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +15.67% -3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 16
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £36.25 £13.00 £36.88
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £44.88
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £37.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +18.67% -1.32% -4.40%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Cheltenham

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) WATIR

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 4 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) WATIR
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Redshift Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Go
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft