Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 43 57
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 +55
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 289 184 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.65% 3.78% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 4.64% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 111 130
East of England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £316 £263 £330
90th Percentile £575 £538 £577
England median daily rate £500 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 5
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £37.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -3.85% -
10th Percentile £37.00 £36.03 £33.45
90th Percentile £63.75 £41.25 £52.30
England median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -1.32% -

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 4224 3967 4690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.41% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2437 2297 2755
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 312 392
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.48 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +25.90% +3.65%
10th Percentile £11.56 £13.78 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.70 £47.50 £45.45
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +15 126 £513 +11.41% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 69 £400 +3.23% 13
Hertfordshire -6 45 £500 +2.56% 10
Bedfordshire -14 27 £450 -
Norfolk +16 18 £450 +9.09% 3
Suffolk +3 4 £475 -5.00%
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 234 (80.97%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (62.28%) TDD
3 159 (55.02%) Jenkins
4 118 (40.83%) Java
5 115 (39.79%) Scrum
6 95 (32.87%) DevOps
7 88 (30.45%) Test Automation
8 85 (29.41%) Linux
9 82 (28.37%) Web Services
10 81 (28.03%) Git (software)
11 79 (27.34%) JavaScript
12 77 (26.64%) Middleware
13 74 (25.61%) Configuration Management
14 70 (24.22%) Finance
15 69 (23.88%) SOA
16 65 (22.49%) SQL
17 64 (22.15%) BDD
18 59 (20.42%) Kanban
19 58 (20.07%) Relational Database
20 57 (19.72%) HTML
21 56 (19.38%) Puppet
22 55 (19.03%) Amazon AWS
23 54 (18.69%) Opscode Chef
24 53 (18.34%) RESTful
25 52 (17.99%) XML
26 51 (17.65%) REST
27 49 (16.96%) SOAP
27 49 (16.96%) MVC
28 48 (16.61%) Oracle
28 48 (16.61%) Mentoring

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 31 (10.73%) JBoss
2 26 (9.00%) Confluence
3 22 (7.61%) Apache
4 21 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 21 (7.27%) WebLogic
4 21 (7.27%) WebSphere
5 14 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.15%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.77%) Apache Spark
7 8 (2.77%) CMS
8 7 (2.42%) OpenStack
9 6 (2.08%) Apache Pig
10 5 (1.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.73%) Mule
11 4 (1.38%) nginx
11 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.69%) Drupal
13 2 (0.69%) IIS
13 2 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Fireworks
1 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.35%) HipChat
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (4.15%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.73%) Magento
2 5 (1.73%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.69%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.69%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 55 (19.03%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.23%) GitHub
4 12 (4.15%) Dynamics 365
5 11 (3.81%) IaaS
6 10 (3.46%) PaaS
7 8 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (2.42%) Sauce Labs
9 6 (2.08%) Google App Engine
9 6 (2.08%) SaaS
10 5 (1.73%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.69%) Boomi
11 2 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.35%) Office 365
12 1 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 41 (14.19%) HTTP
2 36 (12.46%) SSL
2 36 (12.46%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.50%) Internet
4 7 (2.42%) LDAP
5 6 (2.08%) DNS
5 6 (2.08%) Wireless
6 1 (0.35%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.35%) DHCP
6 1 (0.35%) FTP
6 1 (0.35%) IPsec
6 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.35%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.07%) Relational Database
2 35 (12.11%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.92%) RDBMS
4 18 (6.23%) NoSQL
5 17 (5.88%) MySQL
6 11 (3.81%) Big Data
7 10 (3.46%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.42%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.42%) Redis
9 6 (2.08%) Apache Hive
9 6 (2.08%) MariaDB
9 6 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.73%) DB2
10 5 (1.73%) HBase
10 5 (1.73%) Impala
10 5 (1.73%) Sqoop
11 4 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 159 (55.02%) Jenkins
2 81 (28.03%) Git (software)
3 47 (16.26%) JUnit
4 46 (15.92%) JIRA
5 39 (13.49%) Selenium
6 37 (12.80%) Maven
6 37 (12.80%) Subversion
7 35 (12.11%) Cucumber
8 33 (11.42%) TeamCity
9 31 (10.73%) SoapUI
10 30 (10.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 23 (7.96%) Gradle
12 22 (7.61%) WebDriver
13 17 (5.88%) Ant
13 17 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (5.54%) JMeter
15 13 (4.50%) Bitbucket
15 13 (4.50%) Visual Studio
16 12 (4.15%) Appium
16 12 (4.15%) Mockito
General
1 70 (24.22%) Finance
2 39 (13.49%) Manufacturing
3 35 (12.11%) Telecoms
4 34 (11.76%) Marketing
4 34 (11.76%) Retail
5 33 (11.42%) Electronics
6 12 (4.15%) Law
7 11 (3.81%) Banking
8 9 (3.11%) Automotive
8 9 (3.11%) Back Office
9 8 (2.77%) Local Government
10 7 (2.42%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (1.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.69%) Front Office
12 2 (0.69%) Legal
13 1 (0.35%) Games
13 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (43.94%) Developer
2 58 (20.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 37 (12.80%) Java Developer
4 33 (11.42%) Architect
5 27 (9.34%) Integration Engineer
6 21 (7.27%) Tester
7 20 (6.92%) Middleware Engineer
8 16 (5.54%) Automation Tester
9 14 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (4.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 13 (4.50%) Consultant
10 13 (4.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.81%) Android Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Senior Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Web Developer
12 10 (3.46%) Agile Developer
12 10 (3.46%) Lead Developer
12 10 (3.46%) Microsoft Developer
13 9 (3.11%) Applications Developer
13 9 (3.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (28.37%) Web Services
2 77 (26.64%) Middleware
3 57 (19.72%) HTML
4 53 (18.34%) RESTful
5 52 (17.99%) XML
6 51 (17.65%) REST
7 49 (16.96%) SOAP
8 46 (15.92%) Spring
9 44 (15.22%) CSS
10 34 (11.76%) .NET
11 31 (10.73%) JSON
12 28 (9.69%) J2EE
13 27 (9.34%) AngularJS
14 25 (8.65%) HTML5
15 21 (7.27%) JPA
16 18 (6.23%) Struts
17 17 (5.88%) Hibernate
18 16 (5.54%) Java EE
18 16 (5.54%) JAXB
18 16 (5.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.34%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.54%) Virtual Team
3 13 (4.50%) Animation
3 13 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.11%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.42%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.42%) User Experience
8 6 (2.08%) RIA
9 5 (1.73%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.38%) DataPower
10 4 (1.38%) iPhone
11 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.69%) Life Science
13 1 (0.35%) Clustering
13 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 85 (29.41%) Linux
2 45 (15.57%) Unix
3 33 (11.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (8.65%) Android
4 25 (8.65%) Mac OS X
5 18 (6.23%) Apple iOS
5 18 (6.23%) Windows
6 13 (4.50%) Solaris
7 10 (3.46%) AIX
8 5 (1.73%) HPUX
9 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (80.97%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (62.28%) TDD
3 115 (39.79%) Scrum
4 95 (32.87%) DevOps
5 88 (30.45%) Test Automation
6 74 (25.61%) Configuration Management
7 69 (23.88%) SOA
8 64 (22.15%) BDD
9 59 (20.42%) Kanban
10 49 (16.96%) MVC
11 48 (16.61%) Mentoring
12 46 (15.92%) Software Engineering
13 45 (15.57%) User Stories
14 44 (15.22%) Microservices
15 41 (14.19%) Continuous Delivery
15 41 (14.19%) Open Source
16 33 (11.42%) Coaching
17 32 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (11.07%) Digital Marketing
18 30 (10.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (40.83%) Java
2 79 (27.34%) JavaScript
3 65 (22.49%) SQL
4 40 (13.84%) C#
5 28 (9.69%) Python
6 24 (8.30%) C
7 23 (7.96%) Perl
8 22 (7.61%) Groovy
9 18 (6.23%) PL/SQL
10 16 (5.54%) Ruby
11 14 (4.84%) C++
12 11 (3.81%) Apple Swift
13 9 (3.11%) X++
14 7 (2.42%) PHP
14 7 (2.42%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.42%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.42%) XPath
15 5 (1.73%) HiveQL
15 5 (1.73%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (3.46%) Degree
2 4 (1.38%) ISEB
2 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.04%) CISM
3 3 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.35%) MCP
4 1 (0.35%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.38%) QA
2 8 (2.77%) GDPR
2 8 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.77%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.69%) WAI
3 2 (0.69%) WCAG
4 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.35%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (11.42%) Docker
2 7 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.08%) vSphere
4 5 (1.73%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.73%) vCloud
5 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.35%) Firmware
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (19.38%) Puppet
2 54 (18.69%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (11.07%) Ansible
4 3 (1.04%) Nessus
4 3 (1.04%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 2 (0.69%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.69%) Terraform
6 1 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.35%) Mesos
6 1 (0.35%) Rancher
6 1 (0.35%) yum
Vendors
1 48 (16.61%) Oracle
2 32 (11.07%) SAP
3 27 (9.34%) Atlassian
4 23 (7.96%) WSO2
5 20 (6.92%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.81%) IBM
7 9 (3.11%) CA
7 9 (3.11%) CA Agile Central
7 9 (3.11%) Google
8 8 (2.77%) VMware
9 6 (2.08%) Cloudera
9 6 (2.08%) HP
9 6 (2.08%) New Relic
9 6 (2.08%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.73%) Adobe
10 5 (1.73%) webMethods
11 3 (1.04%) hybris
11 3 (1.04%) Qualys
11 3 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.04%) Zend