Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 25 April 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 Delivery
South West > Devon
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 42 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 15 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.76% 2.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 0
Devon median daily rate £327 £490 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.27% - -
South West median daily rate £444 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +0.85% +3.53% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Delivery 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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 469 431 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 86.21% 85.01% 86.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 283 285
Devon median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.81%
10th Percentile £280 £217 £275
90th Percentile £570 £544 £488
South West median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 18
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +1.35% +37.04%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.10 £13.76
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.60 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.79% -2.50% +23.08%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Devon

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in Devon

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Devon over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in Devon

Continuous Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the Devon region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -4 14 £327 -31.88%
Continuous Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 Devon region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (66.67%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) Web Design
5 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) NUnit
5 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) RESTful
5 5 (33.33%) SaaS
5 5 (33.33%) BDD
5 5 (33.33%) SOLID
6 4 (26.67%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Microservices
6 4 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (26.67%) High Availability
6 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (26.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (26.67%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (26.67%) Serverless
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) NUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (26.67%) Bitbucket
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 3 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps Developer
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (26.67%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Core
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) JSON Schema
5 2 (13.33%) Node.js
5 2 (13.33%) React
5 2 (13.33%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) SOLID
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Web Design
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) Microservices
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) B2C
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (13.33%) SDET
5 2 (13.33%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Atlassian