Period
to 26 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 January 2022 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
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 109 84 149
Rank change year-on-year -25 +65 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 36 12 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.46% 0.83% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.00% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 12
10th Percentile £481 £442 £413
25th Percentile £540 £446 £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £550
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £597 £525 £600
90th Percentile £599 £558 -
England median daily rate £550 £508 £550
% change year-on-year +8.37% -7.73% +5.77%

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 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 2,006 1,203 2,959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 81.12% 83.08% 83.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,140 698 1,793
10th Percentile £189 £200 £206
25th Percentile £348 £310 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £474 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +11.47% - -4.49%
75th Percentile £550 £518 £525
90th Percentile £638 £586 £600
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 123 192
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £11.17
25th Percentile £13.25 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £16.88 £35.00 £17.78
Median % change year-on-year -51.79% +96.91% -1.17%
75th Percentile £43.64 £45.75 £46.00
90th Percentile £56.50 £50.00 £49.95
England median hourly rate £26.00 £26.88 £20.50
% change year-on-year -3.28% +31.13% -6.82%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in the East of England

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Continuous Deployment in the East of England

Continuous Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Continuous Deployment in the East of England

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Continuous Deployment in the East of England

Continuous Deployment
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 Deployment within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex +6 27 £586 +17.20% 1
Suffolk -9 4 £368 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 5
Cambridgeshire -27 1 - - 2
Continuous Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 36 (100.00%) CI/CD
2 34 (94.44%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
4 29 (80.56%) Test Automation
5 28 (77.78%) Java
6 27 (75.00%) Scrum
7 20 (55.56%) Data Management
7 20 (55.56%) Confluence
7 20 (55.56%) Software Architecture
8 19 (52.78%) JIRA
9 18 (50.00%) AWS
10 14 (38.89%) Spring
10 14 (38.89%) Social Skills
10 14 (38.89%) User Experience
10 14 (38.89%) Spring Boot
11 12 (33.33%) TDD
12 11 (30.56%) Docker
12 11 (30.56%) Microservices
12 11 (30.56%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
13 10 (27.78%) Open Source
14 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
14 9 (25.00%) DevOps
14 9 (25.00%) BDD
14 9 (25.00%) Pair Programming
14 9 (25.00%) Checkstyle
14 9 (25.00%) MySQL
14 9 (25.00%) Oracle
14 9 (25.00%) J2SE

Continuous Deployment
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 20 (55.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
1 1 (2.78%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.56%) GCP
4 2 (5.56%) Serverless
5 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) DECT
2 2 (5.56%) IPv4
2 2 (5.56%) IPv6
2 2 (5.56%) Multicast
2 2 (5.56%) PPP
2 2 (5.56%) UPnP
2 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.78%) Broadband
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) JIRA
2 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 9 (25.00%) Checkstyle
4 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.67%) GitLab
5 5 (13.89%) JMeter
5 5 (13.89%) JUnit
5 5 (13.89%) LoadRunner
5 5 (13.89%) Selenium
5 5 (13.89%) SoapUI
6 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
6 3 (8.33%) GDB
7 2 (5.56%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.78%) Gerrit
8 1 (2.78%) MLflow
General
1 14 (38.89%) Social Skills
2 9 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) Java Developer
3 22 (61.11%) Senior Developer
4 21 (58.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Azure Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Python Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) React Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) Spring
1 14 (38.89%) Spring Boot
2 9 (25.00%) J2SE
3 8 (22.22%) JSON
3 8 (22.22%) REST
4 7 (19.44%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (16.67%) SOAP
6 5 (13.89%) JMS
6 5 (13.89%) Spring Batch
7 2 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (5.56%) HTML
7 2 (5.56%) React
8 1 (2.78%) .NET
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.78%) Dask
8 1 (2.78%) Pandas
8 1 (2.78%) PySpark
8 1 (2.78%) RxJS
8 1 (2.78%) scikit-learn
8 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) User Experience
2 9 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Life Science
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) OpenWrt
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) CI/CD
2 34 (94.44%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
4 29 (80.56%) Test Automation
5 27 (75.00%) Scrum
6 20 (55.56%) Data Management
6 20 (55.56%) Software Architecture
7 12 (33.33%) TDD
8 11 (30.56%) Microservices
8 11 (30.56%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (27.78%) Open Source
10 9 (25.00%) BDD
10 9 (25.00%) DevOps
10 9 (25.00%) Pair Programming
11 8 (22.22%) Functional Programming
11 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
11 8 (22.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 8 (22.22%) Validation
12 7 (19.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) Java 11
2 9 (25.00%) Java 8
3 7 (19.44%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) Bash
5 3 (8.33%) C
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) Go
7 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) OCPJP
1 8 (22.22%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) JTAG
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Ansible
2 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
3 3 (8.33%) Terraform
4 2 (5.56%) Packer
5 1 (2.78%) Grafana
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Sun
3 7 (19.44%) AppDynamics
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.78%) Databricks
6 1 (2.78%) New Relic
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) VMware