Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Continuous Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 23 May 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 Deployment
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 203 204
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +59
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 53 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.76% 0.57% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.65% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 19
City of London median daily rate £525 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.25% +7.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £389 £425 £350
90th Percentile £675 £590 £583
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +2.44% +13.89% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Deployment 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,060 5,361 5,672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.45% 87.27% 87.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,789 4,140 4,546
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £335 £313 £304
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £480 £463
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.78% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 43 57
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -2.18%
10th Percentile £12.01 £13.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £36.20 £29.77 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £16.92 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.51% -15.40% -2.18%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Continuous Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in the City of London

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Deployment in the City of London

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Deployment in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Deployment 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 City of London region with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 34 (64.15%) DevOps
2 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (60.38%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (54.72%) Java
5 28 (52.83%) TDD
6 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (30.19%) REST
8 14 (26.42%) Docker
8 14 (26.42%) Java 8
9 13 (24.53%) Scrum
9 13 (24.53%) BDD
9 13 (24.53%) Kanban
10 12 (22.64%) Spring
10 12 (22.64%) SQL
11 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
12 9 (16.98%) Pair Programming
12 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
13 8 (15.09%) Ruby
13 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (15.09%) .NET
13 8 (15.09%) Linux
13 8 (15.09%) Microservices
13 8 (15.09%) Terraform
14 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
14 7 (13.21%) Ansible
14 7 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (13.21%) Windows
14 7 (13.21%) Finance
14 7 (13.21%) Puppet

Continuous Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (9.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Drupal
3 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 17 (32.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.32%) IaaS
3 6 (11.32%) PaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) DKIM
2 2 (3.77%) DMARC
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.43%) Redis
3 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.55%) OLTP
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) Grunt
2 4 (7.55%) gulp
2 4 (7.55%) Jasmine
2 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 4 (7.55%) PhantomJS
2 4 (7.55%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) webpack
3 3 (5.66%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Mockito
5 1 (1.89%) PhpStorm
5 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Protractor
5 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Games
4 3 (5.66%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Front Office
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
5 1 (1.89%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.21%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Java Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Tester
7 4 (7.55%) Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Digital Transformation Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (7.55%) QA Tester
7 4 (7.55%) Transformation Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Windows DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Games Developer
9 2 (3.77%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) REST
2 12 (22.64%) Spring
3 8 (15.09%) .NET
4 6 (11.32%) Web Services
5 5 (9.43%) CSS
5 5 (9.43%) HTML
6 4 (7.55%) Jest
6 4 (7.55%) Redux
6 4 (7.55%) Sass
7 3 (5.66%) LESS
7 3 (5.66%) Spring Boot
8 2 (3.77%) .NET Core
8 2 (3.77%) Dropwizard
8 2 (3.77%) HTML5
8 2 (3.77%) React
8 2 (3.77%) RFC 822
9 1 (1.89%) Behat
9 1 (1.89%) Django
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.89%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (9.43%) Cloud Native
2 5 (9.43%) Data Structures
2 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.66%) User Experience
5 2 (3.77%) Fintech
6 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.77%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) DevOps
2 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (60.38%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (52.83%) TDD
5 13 (24.53%) BDD
5 13 (24.53%) Kanban
5 13 (24.53%) Scrum
6 9 (16.98%) Pair Programming
6 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
7 8 (15.09%) Microservices
8 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
10 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.55%) Build Automation
11 4 (7.55%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (7.55%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (7.55%) Prototyping
11 4 (7.55%) Rapid Prototyping
11 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) Java 8
3 12 (22.64%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) Ruby
5 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
5 5 (9.43%) C#
5 5 (9.43%) Go
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) Python
6 4 (7.55%) Scala
7 3 (5.66%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) Groovy
8 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.89%) ES6
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (15.09%) Terraform
3 7 (13.21%) Ansible
3 7 (13.21%) Puppet
4 4 (7.55%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.77%) Kibana
6 1 (1.89%) MaaS360
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.89%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
1 3 (5.66%) F5
1 3 (5.66%) Google
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe
2 1 (1.89%) hybris
2 1 (1.89%) IBM
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) New Relic
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.89%) Splunk