The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 29 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.

Continuous Integration
South West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 29 32
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 25 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.36% 2.62% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.87% 3.11% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 3
Median daily rate £463 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.46% -1.56%  
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 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +16.66%  

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 Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 230 161 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 86.14% 84.29% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 118 104
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% -18.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Devon

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Devon over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Devon

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Devon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in Devon

Continuous Integration
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 Integration within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Plymouth +12 23 £500 +25.00% 4
Exeter -10 2 £425 +13.33% 2
Continuous Integration
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Devon region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Automated Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Software Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) J2EE
4 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 9 (36.00%) QA
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (28.00%) GitHub
7 7 (28.00%) DevOps
7 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (28.00%) Puppet
7 7 (28.00%) ISEB
7 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (28.00%) IBM
7 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) JBoss
7 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
7 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
7 7 (28.00%) Ruby
8 6 (24.00%) Jetty
8 6 (24.00%) SSL
8 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (24.00%) nginx
8 6 (24.00%) Apache
8 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (24.00%) Python
8 6 (24.00%) IIS

Continuous Integration
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) JBoss
1 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) Jetty
2 6 (24.00%) Mongrel
2 6 (24.00%) nginx
2 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) GitHub
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (20.00%) Google App Engine
2 5 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
1 6 (24.00%) SSL
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) DHCP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) FTP
2 5 (20.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) QGIS
3 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (24.00%) Travis CI
4 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.00%) Subversion
4 3 (12.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Test Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) OAT Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) J2EE
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) Servlets
3 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) Flask
3 4 (16.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) CSS3
4 3 (12.00%) SQLAlchemy
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) PostGIS
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Automated Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (28.00%) DevOps
5 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (24.00%) Open Source
6 6 (24.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) Refactoring
7 4 (16.00%) User Stories
8 3 (12.00%) OO
8 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (12.00%) OOD
8 3 (12.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
9 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) Ruby
3 6 (24.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (12.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (20.00%) Xen
2 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Google
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Mapbox