Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 49 49
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -14
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 14 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.75% 1.84% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.18% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Devon median daily rate £327 £496 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.04% +41.64% +7.69%
10th Percentile £304 £375 £325
90th Percentile £398 £554 £375
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £450
% change year-on-year +3.66% -8.89% +38.46%
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 438 551 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 85.88% 84.51% 81.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 356 213
Devon median daily rate £386 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +11.42% +2.57%
10th Percentile £281 £269 £253
90th Percentile £538 £525 £486
South West median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 27
Devon median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -12.50% +142.42%
10th Percentile £9.82 £11.62 £13.90
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.13 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -1 13 £327 -32.85% 4
Continuous Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Web Design
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) NUnit
5 6 (42.86%) SaaS
5 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 6 (42.86%) RESTful
5 6 (42.86%) SOLID
6 4 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) Atlassian
6 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
6 4 (28.57%) High Availability
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Microservices
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (28.57%) Open Source

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 6 (42.86%) SaaS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) NUnit
2 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (35.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
5 2 (14.29%) QA Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) RESTful
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) JSON Schema
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) React
5 2 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) BDD
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) SOLID
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Web Design
5 4 (28.57%) High Availability
5 4 (28.57%) Microservices
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) B2C
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SDET
6 2 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Atlassian