Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 25 September 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 Integration
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 36 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 +26 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 237 278 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.71% 5.68% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 6.68% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 160 86
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £363 £319 £356
90th Percentile £600 £576 £568
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 34 11
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +46.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £39.65 £35.73 £30.50
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £41.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -12.63% +26.67% -

Continuous Integration 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 4,281 4,161 4,099
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.99% 85.07% 82.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,475 2,414 2,342
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £224
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 268 322
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.13% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.78
90th Percentile £48.25 £47.65 £46.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.85
% change year-on-year -9.68% +1.77% +4.05%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in the East of England

Continuous Integration
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 Integration in the East of England.

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

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in the East of England

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Continuous Integration in the East of England

Continuous Integration
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 Integration within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 -19 96 £525 +2.44% 12
Cambridgeshire -2 47 £450 +12.50% 53
Hertfordshire +3 41 £538 +13.16% 15
Suffolk +19 40 £430 +1.18% 8
Bedfordshire +4 10 £475 +5.56% 8
Norfolk -4 2 £488 +8.33% 1
East Anglia - 1 £900 - 3
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 Integration.

1 163 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (50.21%) Java
3 117 (49.37%) TDD
4 116 (48.95%) DevOps
5 109 (45.99%) Linux
6 103 (43.46%) Jenkins
7 92 (38.82%) Amazon AWS
8 87 (36.71%) Git (software)
9 82 (34.60%) Ansible
10 78 (32.91%) Test Automation
11 71 (29.96%) Scrum
12 70 (29.54%) Deployment Automation
13 55 (23.21%) Configuration Management
14 54 (22.78%) JavaScript
15 49 (20.68%) Software Engineering
16 47 (19.83%) HTTP
17 46 (19.41%) Python
17 46 (19.41%) Continuous Deployment
18 44 (18.57%) Unix
18 44 (18.57%) Kanban
18 44 (18.57%) REST
19 42 (17.72%) Ruby
20 41 (17.30%) JIRA
21 40 (16.88%) Puppet
21 40 (16.88%) Docker
22 38 (16.03%) Microservices
22 38 (16.03%) Web Services
23 37 (15.61%) Perl
24 35 (14.77%) TCP/IP
24 35 (14.77%) Open Source

Continuous Integration
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 (8.44%) Confluence
2 18 (7.59%) Apache
3 16 (6.75%) nginx
4 14 (5.91%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.06%) Tomcat
6 11 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (4.64%) IIS
7 10 (4.22%) JBoss
7 10 (4.22%) Jetty
7 10 (4.22%) Mongrel
8 4 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.27%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.84%) CMS
10 2 (0.84%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.42%) WildFly
11 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Magento
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 92 (38.82%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (10.97%) GitHub
4 16 (6.75%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (5.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (4.22%) Google App Engine
7 6 (2.53%) PaaS
8 3 (1.27%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.27%) IaaS
8 3 (1.27%) Stackdriver
9 2 (0.84%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.84%) npm
9 2 (0.84%) Serverless
10 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.42%) Office 365
10 1 (0.42%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (19.83%) HTTP
2 35 (14.77%) TCP/IP
3 33 (13.92%) SSL
4 16 (6.75%) DNS
4 16 (6.75%) Software-Defined Networking
5 15 (6.33%) Wireless
6 11 (4.64%) FTP
7 10 (4.22%) DHCP
7 10 (4.22%) IPsec
7 10 (4.22%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (3.38%) Bluetooth
8 8 (3.38%) Broadband
8 8 (3.38%) WLAN
9 4 (1.69%) LAN
10 3 (1.27%) Firewall
10 3 (1.27%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.27%) Internet
10 3 (1.27%) VPN
11 1 (0.42%) SMS
11 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.13%) Relational Database
2 17 (7.17%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.75%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.49%) MySQL
5 8 (3.38%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.38%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.53%) GIS
7 5 (2.11%) Big Data
7 5 (2.11%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.69%) Pentaho
9 3 (1.27%) Power BI
9 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.84%) Blockchain
10 2 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.42%) Impala
11 1 (0.42%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 103 (43.46%) Jenkins
2 87 (36.71%) Git (software)
3 41 (17.30%) JIRA
4 29 (12.24%) JUnit
4 29 (12.24%) Subversion
5 24 (10.13%) Selenium
6 18 (7.59%) Maven
6 18 (7.59%) SoapUI
7 15 (6.33%) TeamCity
8 13 (5.49%) Cucumber
8 13 (5.49%) GitLab
8 13 (5.49%) Gradle
9 11 (4.64%) Artifactory
9 11 (4.64%) IntelliJ
10 10 (4.22%) Eclipse
10 10 (4.22%) JMeter
11 9 (3.80%) Bitbucket
11 9 (3.80%) Visual Studio
11 9 (3.80%) webpack
12 8 (3.38%) Calabash
General
1 18 (7.59%) Finance
2 17 (7.17%) Electronics
3 16 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.91%) Manufacturing
4 14 (5.91%) Marketing
5 5 (2.11%) Retail
6 3 (1.27%) Law
6 3 (1.27%) Legal
7 2 (0.84%) Automotive
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Avionics
8 1 (0.42%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (40.08%) Developer
2 52 (21.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 50 (21.10%) Java Developer
4 21 (8.86%) Senior Developer
5 20 (8.44%) Architect
6 15 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (5.91%) .NET Developer
7 14 (5.91%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (5.49%) Test Engineer
9 10 (4.22%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (4.22%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (3.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 8 (3.38%) Analyst
11 8 (3.38%) Android Developer
11 8 (3.38%) AWS DevOps
11 8 (3.38%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (3.38%) Java Engineer
12 7 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.57%) REST
2 38 (16.03%) Web Services
3 34 (14.35%) .NET
4 33 (13.92%) HTML
4 33 (13.92%) SOAP
5 32 (13.50%) XML
6 30 (12.66%) CSS
7 29 (12.24%) AngularJS
7 29 (12.24%) JSON
7 29 (12.24%) Spring
8 24 (10.13%) RESTful
9 22 (9.28%) Node.js
10 21 (8.86%) J2EE
11 17 (7.17%) Middleware
12 15 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (5.91%) HTML5
13 14 (5.91%) Spring Boot
14 12 (5.06%) ASP.NET
14 12 (5.06%) React
14 12 (5.06%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.44%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.22%) Clustering
5 9 (3.80%) Animation
6 7 (2.95%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.95%) Replication
7 6 (2.53%) User Experience
8 3 (1.27%) BBC
8 3 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.27%) Life Science
8 3 (1.27%) LIMS
8 3 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.27%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.42%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 109 (45.99%) Linux
2 44 (18.57%) Unix
3 22 (9.28%) Windows
4 16 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.06%) Android
6 5 (2.11%) CentOS
6 5 (2.11%) Solaris
7 3 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.27%) VMS
7 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.42%) VME
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (49.37%) TDD
3 116 (48.95%) DevOps
4 78 (32.91%) Test Automation
5 71 (29.96%) Scrum
6 70 (29.54%) Deployment Automation
7 55 (23.21%) Configuration Management
8 49 (20.68%) Software Engineering
9 46 (19.41%) Continuous Deployment
10 44 (18.57%) Kanban
11 38 (16.03%) Microservices
12 35 (14.77%) Open Source
13 34 (14.35%) MVC
14 31 (13.08%) BDD
14 31 (13.08%) OO
15 27 (11.39%) User Stories
16 23 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (8.44%) Continuous Delivery
18 19 (8.02%) E-Commerce
18 19 (8.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 119 (50.21%) Java
2 54 (22.78%) JavaScript
3 46 (19.41%) Python
4 42 (17.72%) Ruby
5 37 (15.61%) Perl
6 34 (14.35%) Java 8
6 34 (14.35%) SQL
7 28 (11.81%) C#
8 20 (8.44%) C
9 14 (5.91%) Go
10 11 (4.64%) Groovy
10 11 (4.64%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.80%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.80%) Scala
11 9 (3.80%) TypeScript
12 8 (3.38%) ES6
13 7 (2.95%) Shell Script
14 6 (2.53%) PHP
15 5 (2.11%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (10.13%) Security Cleared
2 22 (9.28%) Degree
3 14 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.69%) ISEB
4 4 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.27%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.33%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ECSS
2 1 (0.42%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.42%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.42%) MIL-STD-1553
2 1 (0.42%) MISRA
2 1 (0.42%) MISRA C
System Software
1 40 (16.88%) Docker
2 12 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.22%) Xen
4 7 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.27%) Firmware
5 3 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 82 (34.60%) Ansible
2 40 (16.88%) Puppet
3 27 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (7.59%) Terraform
5 6 (2.53%) Kibana
5 6 (2.53%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.69%) HP ALM
7 3 (1.27%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.27%) logstash
8 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.84%) Salt
9 1 (0.42%) Grafana
9 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (9.70%) Oracle
2 22 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.44%) Google
4 16 (6.75%) VMware
5 15 (6.33%) Atlassian
6 10 (4.22%) SAP
7 8 (3.38%) Adobe
8 7 (2.95%) New Relic
9 5 (2.11%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.69%) HP
10 4 (1.69%) IBM
10 4 (1.69%) Percona
11 3 (1.27%) BT
11 3 (1.27%) Citrix
11 3 (1.27%) F5
11 3 (1.27%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.27%) Splunk
12 2 (0.84%) WSO2
13 1 (0.42%) hybris
13 1 (0.42%) SaltStack