The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 34 38 56
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 41 52 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.55% 3.43% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 4.14% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 20
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £329 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.50% +12.66%  

Continuous Integration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 763 1255 1169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.59% 82.78% 82.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 704 662
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 11
Median hourly rate £15.86 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.33% +4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £17.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.94 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Edinburgh

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Integration in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Edinburgh

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Edinburgh

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 76 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (65.22%) Scrum
3 58 (63.04%) Java
4 52 (56.52%) TDD
5 48 (52.17%) Jenkins
6 33 (35.87%) Git (software)
7 32 (34.78%) AngularJS
8 30 (32.61%) BDD
9 26 (28.26%) Web Services
10 25 (27.17%) HTML
10 25 (27.17%) Spring
11 24 (26.09%) Selenium
12 22 (23.91%) Maven
13 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
14 20 (21.74%) DevOps
14 20 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
15 19 (20.65%) Ansible
15 19 (20.65%) Oracle
16 18 (19.57%) SQL
16 18 (19.57%) Test Automation
16 18 (19.57%) Cucumber
17 17 (18.48%) CSS
18 16 (17.39%) Linux
18 16 (17.39%) Python
18 16 (17.39%) SOA
18 16 (17.39%) Puppet
18 16 (17.39%) Kanban
19 15 (16.30%) REST
19 15 (16.30%) Java EE
19 15 (16.30%) Hibernate

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 14 (15.22%) JBoss
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (6.52%) CMS
3 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.43%) Apache
5 4 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.09%) CICS
6 1 (1.09%) Confluence
6 1 (1.09%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.09%) IIS
6 1 (1.09%) Liferay
6 1 (1.09%) nginx
6 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.26%) OpenShift
2 3 (3.26%) PaaS
3 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.09%) IaaS
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) HTTP
1 2 (2.17%) VXLAN
2 1 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (1.09%) LDAP
2 1 (1.09%) Network Security
2 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (13.04%) MySQL
2 12 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.78%) Spatial Data
4 6 (6.52%) GIS
4 6 (6.52%) QGIS
5 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.09%) DB2
6 1 (1.09%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (52.17%) Jenkins
2 33 (35.87%) Git (software)
3 24 (26.09%) Selenium
4 22 (23.91%) Maven
5 18 (19.57%) Cucumber
6 14 (15.22%) Subversion
7 13 (14.13%) Eclipse
8 8 (8.70%) Hudson
8 8 (8.70%) SoapUI
8 8 (8.70%) WebDriver
9 6 (6.52%) Bugzilla
10 5 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (5.43%) Gradle
10 5 (5.43%) JProfiler
10 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
11 4 (4.35%) Ant
11 4 (4.35%) Jasmine
11 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
12 3 (3.26%) JIRA
General
1 8 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Publishing
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (42.39%) Developer
2 31 (33.70%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.13%) Scrum Master
3 13 (14.13%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (10.87%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Architect
6 6 (6.52%) HTML Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Agile Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Automation Tester
7 5 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Tester
8 4 (4.35%) Geospatial Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Java Web Developer
8 4 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.78%) AngularJS
2 26 (28.26%) Web Services
3 25 (27.17%) HTML
3 25 (27.17%) Spring
4 17 (18.48%) CSS
5 15 (16.30%) Hibernate
5 15 (16.30%) Java EE
5 15 (16.30%) REST
6 13 (14.13%) XML
7 12 (13.04%) HTML5
7 12 (13.04%) XSLT
8 11 (11.96%) JSON
9 10 (10.87%) .NET
9 10 (10.87%) jQuery
9 10 (10.87%) RESTful
9 10 (10.87%) SOAP
10 9 (9.78%) J2EE
11 8 (8.70%) Drools
11 8 (8.70%) jBPM
11 8 (8.70%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.26%) User Experience
3 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) Fintech
4 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.17%) Unix
2 2 (2.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (65.22%) Scrum
3 52 (56.52%) TDD
4 30 (32.61%) BDD
5 20 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
5 20 (21.74%) DevOps
6 18 (19.57%) Test Automation
7 16 (17.39%) Kanban
7 16 (17.39%) SOA
8 13 (14.13%) MVC
9 10 (10.87%) Automated Testing
10 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.78%) Microservices
11 8 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (8.70%) User Stories
12 7 (7.61%) Coaching
12 7 (7.61%) Exploratory Testing
12 7 (7.61%) Open Source
12 7 (7.61%) Project Management
12 7 (7.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.04%) Java
2 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
3 18 (19.57%) SQL
4 16 (17.39%) Python
5 4 (4.35%) C#
5 4 (4.35%) Ruby
6 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.17%) ES6
7 2 (2.17%) Scala
7 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.09%) Clojure
8 1 (1.09%) Groovy
8 1 (1.09%) Perl
8 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
4 2 (2.17%) VCAP
4 2 (2.17%) VCP6
4 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 4 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (1.09%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.09%) Xen
3 1 (1.09%) zsh
Systems Management
1 19 (20.65%) Ansible
2 16 (17.39%) Puppet
3 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.17%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (20.65%) Oracle
2 10 (10.87%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.52%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (3.26%) Splunk
5 2 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.09%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco
6 1 (1.09%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.09%) Perforce
6 1 (1.09%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) Telerik
6 1 (1.09%) Twitter
6 1 (1.09%) WSO2
6 1 (1.09%) Xamarin