The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 12 26 28
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.65% 3.31% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.98% 4.10% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £456 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £390 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £410 £450
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 £45.00 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.50% +12.66%  

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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 82 122 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 78.85% 80.79% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 87 108
Median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.63% -21.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £16.76 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Chester

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Chester region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) RESTful
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) Spring
5 6 (40.00%) JSON
6 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 4 (26.67%) Apache Camel
7 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
7 4 (26.67%) Node.js
8 3 (20.00%) TDD
8 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
9 2 (13.33%) Middleware
9 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
10 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
10 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (6.67%) Line Management
10 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (6.67%) PaaS
10 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
10 1 (6.67%) BDD
10 1 (6.67%) POJO
10 1 (6.67%) AngularJS

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Middleware Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) RESTful
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) JSON
4 5 (33.33%) J2EE
5 4 (26.67%) Apache Camel
5 4 (26.67%) Node.js
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
7 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) JAXB
7 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
7 1 (6.67%) JDBC
7 1 (6.67%) POJO
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) WSDL
7 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) AOP
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
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