The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 26 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 25
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 38 71 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.96% 7.74% 5.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.10% 9.23% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 31
Median daily rate £445 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £348 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
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 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +26.66% +7.14%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 535 769 821
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.86% 83.86% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 560 498
Median daily rate £406 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 31
Median hourly rate £32.00 £26.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.62% +52.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Cheshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Cheshire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +24 10 £375 -21.46% 2
Chester +1 8 £463 +12.12% 1
Macclesfield 0 5 £445 +32.83% 1
Knutsford -9 4 £405 -4.70% 2
Wilmslow - 2 £326 - 1
Continuous Integration
North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 43 (66.15%) Java
2 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (46.15%) Git (software)
4 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
5 25 (38.46%) SQL
6 24 (36.92%) JIRA
7 23 (35.38%) Spring
8 22 (33.85%) AngularJS
9 20 (30.77%) Jenkins
9 20 (30.77%) Scrum
10 19 (29.23%) REST
11 18 (27.69%) Oracle
12 17 (26.15%) J2EE
12 17 (26.15%) Web Services
12 17 (26.15%) TDD
13 16 (24.62%) SOAP
13 16 (24.62%) MySQL
13 16 (24.62%) DevOps
14 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
15 14 (21.54%) C#
15 14 (21.54%) HTML
16 13 (20.00%) RESTful
16 13 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (20.00%) MongoDB
16 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database
16 13 (20.00%) Bitbucket
17 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
17 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
17 12 (18.46%) MVC
18 11 (16.92%) Finance

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (15.38%) Confluence
2 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.15%) nginx
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
5 1 (1.54%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.54%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.15%) Slack
2 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.08%) GitHub
3 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) MySQL
2 13 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
4 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.62%) Big Data
7 3 (4.62%) JasperReports
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.08%) OLAP
8 2 (3.08%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 24 (36.92%) JIRA
3 20 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 13 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (20.00%) Bitbucket
5 11 (16.92%) Hudson
6 10 (15.38%) JUnit
7 8 (12.31%) Eclipse
7 8 (12.31%) Gradle
8 7 (10.77%) IntelliJ
9 5 (7.69%) Mockito
9 5 (7.69%) SonarQube
10 4 (6.15%) MyEclipse
10 4 (6.15%) Subversion
10 4 (6.15%) TeamCity
11 3 (4.62%) Jasmine
11 3 (4.62%) JProfiler
11 3 (4.62%) Moq
11 3 (4.62%) NUnit
11 3 (4.62%) Selenium
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (12.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Android Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (6.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) Spring
2 22 (33.85%) AngularJS
3 19 (29.23%) REST
4 17 (26.15%) J2EE
4 17 (26.15%) Web Services
5 16 (24.62%) SOAP
6 14 (21.54%) HTML
7 13 (20.00%) RESTful
8 11 (16.92%) EJB
9 10 (15.38%) CSS
9 10 (15.38%) EJB 3.0
10 8 (12.31%) .NET
10 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
10 8 (12.31%) HTML5
11 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
11 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (10.77%) JSON
11 7 (10.77%) Node.js
11 7 (10.77%) XML
12 6 (9.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.23%) Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.62%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) DataPower
4 1 (1.54%) Derivative
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Android
2 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Scrum
3 17 (26.15%) TDD
4 16 (24.62%) DevOps
5 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 12 (18.46%) MVC
6 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.31%) OO
8 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.77%) Microservices
8 7 (10.77%) Static Code Analysis
9 6 (9.23%) ETL
9 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.69%) BDD
10 5 (7.69%) Coaching
10 5 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 43 (66.15%) Java
2 27 (41.54%) JavaScript
3 25 (38.46%) SQL
4 14 (21.54%) C#
5 9 (13.85%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.69%) C++
7 5 (7.69%) Python
7 5 (7.69%) TypeScript
8 4 (6.15%) C
8 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) Groovy
9 1 (1.54%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Docker
2 4 (6.15%) Xen
3 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.23%) Puppet
2 4 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.15%) Rancher
3 1 (1.54%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.54%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.62%) IBM
3 3 (4.62%) Perforce
3 3 (4.62%) Vertica
4 2 (3.08%) Ab Initio
4 2 (3.08%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.08%) Google
4 2 (3.08%) Talend
5 1 (1.54%) Kony
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) Sybase
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Yahoo!
Chester, Cheshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Source Technology
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £520 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago