Period
to 25 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 33 65
Rank change year-on-year -17 +32 +4
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 193 254 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.35% 5.90% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 6.97% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 146 76
East of England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £316 £300
90th Percentile £609 £587 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 8
East of England median hourly rate £48.00 £43.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.98% +2.98% +29.23%
10th Percentile £43.63 £35.00 £29.23
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.48 £49.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £45.69 £45.00
% change year-on-year +9.45% +1.52% +20.81%

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 3,776 3,644 3,989
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.08% 84.70% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,121 2,173 2,338
East of England median daily rate £438 £422 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.67% +2.30% +3.13%
10th Percentile £240 £226 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 231 300
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.97% +22.22% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £50.78
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -13.73% +10.87% +9.52%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 -16 72 £500 +5.26% 14
Hertfordshire +8 48 £519 -1.19% 11
Cambridgeshire -24 27 £458 +28.42% 52
Suffolk +12 21 £428 +3.64% 4
Bedfordshire +8 19 £450 - 9
Norfolk -8 3 £405 -9.93% 5
East Anglia - 3 - -
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 139 (72.02%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (60.62%) TDD
3 105 (54.40%) Jenkins
4 98 (50.78%) Java
5 73 (37.82%) DevOps
6 69 (35.75%) Git (software)
7 66 (34.20%) Test Automation
8 65 (33.68%) Linux
9 60 (31.09%) Scrum
10 46 (23.83%) JavaScript
10 46 (23.83%) BDD
11 45 (23.32%) REST
12 43 (22.28%) Web Services
12 43 (22.28%) Configuration Management
13 42 (21.76%) JUnit
13 42 (21.76%) Amazon AWS
14 40 (20.73%) Kanban
14 40 (20.73%) JIRA
15 39 (20.21%) Continuous Deployment
16 38 (19.69%) Deployment Automation
17 36 (18.65%) HTML
17 36 (18.65%) Python
18 35 (18.13%) MVC
19 34 (17.62%) Selenium
19 34 (17.62%) Open Source
20 33 (17.10%) Puppet
20 33 (17.10%) SOAP
20 33 (17.10%) SQL
21 32 (16.58%) Ansible
21 32 (16.58%) Microservices

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 16 (8.29%) JBoss
2 14 (7.25%) Apache
2 14 (7.25%) Confluence
3 13 (6.74%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.63%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.11%) nginx
5 6 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.55%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.04%) CMS
7 2 (1.04%) IIS
7 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.52%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.52%) Jetty
8 1 (0.52%) Luigi
8 1 (0.52%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.55%) HipChat
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 42 (21.76%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (12.44%) GitHub
3 21 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (4.15%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (3.63%) Amazon S3
5 7 (3.63%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.59%) PaaS
7 4 (2.07%) npm
8 3 (1.55%) IaaS
8 3 (1.55%) Stackdriver
9 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.04%) G Suite
10 1 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.52%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.52%) Serverless
10 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.06%) HTTP
2 20 (10.36%) TCP/IP
3 19 (9.84%) SSL
4 11 (5.70%) Wireless
5 8 (4.15%) DNS
6 4 (2.07%) Firewall
6 4 (2.07%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.55%) Internet
7 3 (1.55%) VPN
8 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.52%) DHCP
9 1 (0.52%) FTP
9 1 (0.52%) IPsec
9 1 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.52%) SpaceWire
9 1 (0.52%) Wideband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.03%) Relational Database
2 24 (12.44%) MySQL
3 17 (8.81%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.18%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.66%) RDBMS
5 9 (4.66%) SQL Server
6 8 (4.15%) DB2
6 8 (4.15%) Geospatial Data
6 8 (4.15%) GIS
7 6 (3.11%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.59%) Big Data
9 4 (2.07%) DbVisualizer
9 4 (2.07%) JasperReports
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.04%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.52%) HBase
12 1 (0.52%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 105 (54.40%) Jenkins
2 69 (35.75%) Git (software)
3 42 (21.76%) JUnit
4 40 (20.73%) JIRA
5 34 (17.62%) Selenium
6 27 (13.99%) Cucumber
7 26 (13.47%) Maven
8 25 (12.95%) SoapUI
8 25 (12.95%) TeamCity
9 15 (7.77%) Gradle
9 15 (7.77%) Subversion
10 14 (7.25%) Zephyr
11 12 (6.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (6.22%) Hudson
12 11 (5.70%) WebDriver
13 10 (5.18%) Ant
13 10 (5.18%) Bitbucket
13 10 (5.18%) Calabash
13 10 (5.18%) Mockito
14 9 (4.66%) JMeter
General
1 15 (7.77%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.18%) Finance
2 10 (5.18%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.15%) Electronics
3 8 (4.15%) Marketing
4 7 (3.63%) Retail
5 5 (2.59%) Law
6 2 (1.04%) Automotive
6 2 (1.04%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Avionics
7 1 (0.52%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 90 (46.63%) Developer
2 36 (18.65%) Java Developer
3 32 (16.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (9.33%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.22%) Tester
6 10 (5.18%) Android Developer
7 9 (4.66%) Lead DevOps
7 9 (4.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (4.15%) Analyst
8 8 (4.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (4.15%) Test Engineer
9 7 (3.63%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (3.63%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.63%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (3.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (3.63%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.63%) Test Analyst
10 6 (3.11%) Automation Tester
10 6 (3.11%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (23.32%) REST
2 43 (22.28%) Web Services
3 36 (18.65%) HTML
4 33 (17.10%) SOAP
5 31 (16.06%) Spring
6 30 (15.54%) RESTful
7 29 (15.03%) XML
8 26 (13.47%) JSON
8 26 (13.47%) Middleware
9 25 (12.95%) CSS
10 21 (10.88%) J2EE
11 20 (10.36%) Node.js
12 17 (8.81%) .NET
12 17 (8.81%) Hibernate
13 16 (8.29%) HTML5
14 13 (6.74%) AngularJS
15 10 (5.18%) Android SDK
15 10 (5.18%) Core Animation
15 10 (5.18%) Core Data
16 8 (4.15%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.36%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.70%) Animation
4 9 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.07%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.07%) Replication
6 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.55%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.55%) Fintech
6 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.55%) RIA
6 3 (1.55%) User Experience
7 2 (1.04%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.04%) Wiki
8 1 (0.52%) Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.52%) STB
Operating Systems
1 65 (33.68%) Linux
2 25 (12.95%) Unix
3 19 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.70%) Android
4 11 (5.70%) Windows
5 10 (5.18%) CentOS
6 5 (2.59%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.07%) Solaris
8 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.55%) VMS
8 3 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (72.02%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (60.62%) TDD
3 73 (37.82%) DevOps
4 66 (34.20%) Test Automation
5 60 (31.09%) Scrum
6 46 (23.83%) BDD
7 43 (22.28%) Configuration Management
8 40 (20.73%) Kanban
9 39 (20.21%) Continuous Deployment
10 38 (19.69%) Deployment Automation
11 35 (18.13%) MVC
12 34 (17.62%) Open Source
13 32 (16.58%) Microservices
14 30 (15.54%) E-Commerce
15 28 (14.51%) OO
16 25 (12.95%) Pair Programming
17 24 (12.44%) Software Engineering
18 23 (11.92%) Continuous Delivery
19 19 (9.84%) Mentoring
19 19 (9.84%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (50.78%) Java
2 46 (23.83%) JavaScript
3 36 (18.65%) Python
4 33 (17.10%) SQL
5 30 (15.54%) Perl
6 29 (15.03%) C#
7 27 (13.99%) C
8 26 (13.47%) Java 8
8 26 (13.47%) Ruby
9 13 (6.74%) Scala
10 9 (4.66%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.66%) ES6
10 9 (4.66%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.63%) Groovy
12 6 (3.11%) PHP
12 6 (3.11%) TypeScript
13 5 (2.59%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.07%) C++
14 4 (2.07%) Go
15 1 (0.52%) Rust
Qualifications
1 25 (12.95%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.81%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.70%) Degree
4 6 (3.11%) ISEB
5 5 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.33%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) GDPR
2 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) ECSS
3 1 (0.52%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 23 (11.92%) Docker
2 14 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.59%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.52%) Firmware
4 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (17.10%) Puppet
2 32 (16.58%) Ansible
3 29 (15.03%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (4.15%) HP ALM
4 8 (4.15%) Terraform
5 6 (3.11%) Kibana
6 4 (2.07%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.07%) logstash
6 4 (2.07%) Nessus
7 3 (1.55%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.55%) Rancher
8 2 (1.04%) Consul
8 2 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.04%) Mesos
9 1 (0.52%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.52%) Salt
9 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (13.99%) Atlassian
2 22 (11.40%) Oracle
3 13 (6.74%) Google
4 10 (5.18%) Percona
5 9 (4.66%) HP
6 7 (3.63%) SAP
6 7 (3.63%) WSO2
7 6 (3.11%) IBM
7 6 (3.11%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.11%) VMware
8 5 (2.59%) Adobe
8 5 (2.59%) Citrix
9 4 (2.07%) hybris
9 4 (2.07%) New Relic
9 4 (2.07%) Qualys
10 3 (1.55%) F5
10 3 (1.55%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.55%) Splunk
11 2 (1.04%) Sonatype
12 1 (0.52%) CA Agile Central