Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 122 100
Rank change year-on-year -31 -22 +71
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 52 80 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.06% 1.58% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.86% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 47
East of England median daily rate £563 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £414 £329 £263
90th Percentile £600 £572 £576
England median daily rate £525 £505 £495
% change year-on-year +3.91% +2.02% +4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £49.50 £59.31
% change year-on-year +26.26% -16.54% -8.75%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,203 4,294 3,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.55% 84.78% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,487 2,490 2,287
East of England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £581 £542
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 244 316
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £36.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.68% +14.96% +27.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.33 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £50.69 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.20 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.22% +8.25% +4.98%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in the East of England

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in the East of England

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in the East of England

Continuous Delivery
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Essex -10 18 £600 +11.63% 2
Hertfordshire -20 14 £563 +7.14% 9
Cambridgeshire +18 12 £415 +36.07% 10
Bedfordshire -3 7 £440 -2.22% 4
Norfolk +5 1 £435 -24.35% 2
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 40 (76.92%) DevOps
2 29 (55.77%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (42.31%) Linux
5 21 (40.38%) Configuration Management
5 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (40.38%) Ansible
6 20 (38.46%) Web Services
7 19 (36.54%) Terraform
8 18 (34.62%) Microservices
8 18 (34.62%) Java
8 18 (34.62%) TDD
9 17 (32.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (28.85%) Finance
10 15 (28.85%) Scrum
11 14 (26.92%) Middleware
11 14 (26.92%) SAP
11 14 (26.92%) Kanban
12 13 (25.00%) Marketing
12 13 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
12 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (25.00%) Manufacturing
12 13 (25.00%) Electronics
12 13 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 13 (25.00%) Programme Management
13 12 (23.08%) Java 8
14 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
15 9 (17.31%) REST
15 9 (17.31%) Git (software)

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (7.69%) Confluence
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) HipChat
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (1.92%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 29 (55.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.69%) Office 365
4 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
1 3 (5.77%) SSL
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) JIRA
4 4 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (5.77%) Selenium
5 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.85%) git-flow
6 2 (3.85%) GitLab
6 2 (3.85%) Hudson
6 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.92%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 13 (25.00%) Electronics
2 13 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (25.00%) Marketing
2 13 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (34.62%) Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Senior DevOps
3 14 (26.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 12 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (13.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) Web Services
2 14 (26.92%) Middleware
3 9 (17.31%) REST
3 9 (17.31%) SOAP
4 8 (15.38%) .NET
5 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
5 6 (11.54%) LINQ
6 3 (5.77%) .NET Core
7 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
7 2 (3.85%) Node.js
7 2 (3.85%) React
7 2 (3.85%) RESTful
7 2 (3.85%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (1.92%) JSON
8 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.92%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Linux
2 17 (32.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Windows
4 3 (5.77%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) DC/OS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) DevOps
2 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (40.38%) Configuration Management
3 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (34.62%) Microservices
4 18 (34.62%) TDD
5 15 (28.85%) Scrum
6 14 (26.92%) Kanban
7 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 13 (25.00%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.54%) BDD
8 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.62%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (9.62%) OO
9 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) Java 8
3 8 (15.38%) C#
4 6 (11.54%) SQL
5 5 (9.62%) Groovy
5 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.62%) Python
6 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (40.38%) Ansible
2 19 (36.54%) Terraform
3 7 (13.46%) Puppet
4 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (7.69%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.85%) Kibana
6 2 (3.85%) Nagios
6 2 (3.85%) Salt
7 1 (1.92%) Grafana
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) SAP
2 5 (9.62%) Google
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.85%) New Relic
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) webMethods
5 1 (1.92%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.92%) Zerto