Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 28 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 +34 -15
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 149 128 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.12% 5.94% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.08% 7.06% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 90 54
Edinburgh median daily rate £419 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.64% -7.28% +0.67%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £313
90th Percentile £600 £500 £464
Scotland median daily rate £413 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2450 1813 2673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.22% 84.09% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1035 1385
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
% change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 86 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (53.02%) Java
3 68 (45.64%) Linux
4 65 (43.62%) Jenkins
5 63 (42.28%) Puppet
6 60 (40.27%) Git (software)
7 57 (38.26%) Finance
8 53 (35.57%) TDD
9 52 (34.90%) Spring
10 50 (33.56%) Configuration Management
11 48 (32.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 46 (30.87%) Test Automation
12 46 (30.87%) Software Engineering
13 45 (30.20%) Web Services
13 45 (30.20%) Ansible
14 41 (27.52%) DevOps
14 41 (27.52%) RESTful
15 39 (26.17%) Scrum
16 35 (23.49%) SOA
16 35 (23.49%) JSON
16 35 (23.49%) Continuous Delivery
17 32 (21.48%) Cucumber
17 32 (21.48%) JavaScript
18 31 (20.81%) Maven
19 28 (18.79%) Degree
19 28 (18.79%) JMX
19 28 (18.79%) GitHub
19 28 (18.79%) GitLab
19 28 (18.79%) Opscode Chef
20 27 (18.12%) Mockito

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring 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 17 (11.41%) JBoss
2 14 (9.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.03%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.36%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.36%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (2.68%) Apache
6 3 (2.01%) CMS
7 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.34%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.34%) Confluence
7 2 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.67%) Drupal
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 17 (11.41%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.67%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.79%) GitHub
2 23 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.70%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.68%) IaaS
5 4 (2.68%) PaaS
6 3 (2.01%) BlazeMeter
6 3 (2.01%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.01%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.01%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (0.67%) npm
7 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.04%) SAN
2 4 (2.68%) HTTP
3 3 (2.01%) Firewall
4 2 (1.34%) CTI
5 1 (0.67%) AMQP
5 1 (0.67%) DHCP
5 1 (0.67%) DNS
5 1 (0.67%) Internet
5 1 (0.67%) Network Security
5 1 (0.67%) SMS
5 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.71%) NoSQL
1 10 (6.71%) Relational Database
1 10 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.04%) MongoDB
2 9 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (5.37%) MySQL
4 7 (4.70%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.34%) GIS
6 2 (1.34%) Redis
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 65 (43.62%) Jenkins
2 60 (40.27%) Git (software)
3 32 (21.48%) Cucumber
4 31 (20.81%) Maven
5 28 (18.79%) GitLab
6 27 (18.12%) Mockito
7 15 (10.07%) Selenium
8 11 (7.38%) Gradle
8 11 (7.38%) JIRA
9 10 (6.71%) Eclipse
10 9 (6.04%) Subversion
11 8 (5.37%) TeamCity
12 7 (4.70%) JUnit
13 6 (4.03%) Artifactory
13 6 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (2.68%) Ant
14 4 (2.68%) Appium
14 4 (2.68%) Vagrant
15 3 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (2.01%) Bower
General
1 57 (38.26%) Finance
2 18 (12.08%) Banking
3 1 (0.67%) Legal
3 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (42.95%) Developer
2 41 (27.52%) Java Developer
3 24 (16.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (10.74%) Senior Developer
5 15 (10.07%) Software Engineer
6 14 (9.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Java Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (5.37%) Consultant
10 7 (4.70%) Operations Engineer
11 6 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Software Consultant
12 5 (3.36%) Architect
12 5 (3.36%) HTML Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Java Consultant
12 5 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (3.36%) Senior Java Engineer
12 5 (3.36%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 5 (3.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (34.90%) Spring
2 45 (30.20%) Web Services
3 41 (27.52%) RESTful
4 35 (23.49%) JSON
5 28 (18.79%) JMX
6 26 (17.45%) HTML
7 23 (15.44%) XML
8 21 (14.09%) CSS
8 21 (14.09%) REST
9 20 (13.42%) AngularJS
10 14 (9.40%) Hibernate
10 14 (9.40%) XSLT
11 13 (8.72%) jQuery
12 12 (8.05%) Java EE
13 11 (7.38%) .NET
13 11 (7.38%) React
14 10 (6.71%) Drools
14 10 (6.71%) jBPM
15 8 (5.37%) SOAP
16 7 (4.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.11%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.38%) User Experience
2 11 (7.38%) Virtual Team
3 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.68%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.34%) Blog
7 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.67%) iPad
7 1 (0.67%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 68 (45.64%) Linux
2 48 (32.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (16.78%) Windows
4 19 (12.75%) Windows Server
4 19 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.36%) Unix
7 3 (2.01%) CentOS
7 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.57%) TDD
3 50 (33.56%) Configuration Management
4 46 (30.87%) Software Engineering
4 46 (30.87%) Test Automation
5 41 (27.52%) DevOps
6 39 (26.17%) Scrum
7 35 (23.49%) Continuous Delivery
7 35 (23.49%) SOA
8 24 (16.11%) Microservices
9 20 (13.42%) BDD
10 19 (12.75%) Validation
11 18 (12.08%) Mentoring
12 16 (10.74%) Open Source
12 16 (10.74%) SDLC
13 15 (10.07%) Unit Testing
14 14 (9.40%) Coaching
15 13 (8.72%) Risk Management
16 12 (8.05%) Business Process Modelling
17 11 (7.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 79 (53.02%) Java
2 32 (21.48%) JavaScript
3 24 (16.11%) Ruby
4 23 (15.44%) Python
5 22 (14.77%) PowerShell
6 19 (12.75%) SQL
7 10 (6.71%) C#
8 6 (4.03%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.36%) ES6
10 4 (2.68%) Perl
11 3 (2.01%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.34%) XPath
13 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.67%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (18.79%) Degree
2 19 (12.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (6.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.68%) MCSD
4 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.74%) GDPR
2 13 (8.72%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.03%) QA
4 2 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (14.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.74%) vSphere
3 12 (8.05%) Docker
4 5 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 63 (42.28%) Puppet
2 45 (30.20%) Ansible
3 28 (18.79%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (4.70%) Packer
5 5 (3.36%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.01%) CA Service Virtualization
6 3 (2.01%) Salt
7 1 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 25 (16.78%) Oracle
2 19 (12.75%) VMware
3 17 (11.41%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.37%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.03%) Google
6 5 (3.36%) Pega
7 3 (2.01%) CA
7 3 (2.01%) Perfecto Mobile
8 2 (1.34%) Avaya
9 1 (0.67%) IBM
9 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.67%) Twitter