Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 34 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 +23
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 147 87 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.23% 4.72% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 5.46% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 75 74
Edinburgh median daily rate £430 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.67% +2.04% -8.13%
10th Percentile £350 £294 £314
90th Percentile £600 £475 £462
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 2,446 1,594 2,478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.08% 86.40% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,472 994 1,345
Edinburgh median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 14
Edinburgh median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -20.88% -28.35%
10th Percentile £14.59 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £119.33 £47.23 £42.43
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year +20.38% -51.54% +31.51%

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 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 78 (53.06%) Java
2 76 (51.70%) TDD
3 67 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (35.37%) Spring
4 52 (35.37%) Finance
5 45 (30.61%) Ansible
6 43 (29.25%) SOA
6 43 (29.25%) Git (software)
7 42 (28.57%) Linux
8 38 (25.85%) Jenkins
9 37 (25.17%) DevOps
10 36 (24.49%) JBoss
10 36 (24.49%) Ruby
11 35 (23.81%) JavaScript
12 34 (23.13%) Configuration Management
13 33 (22.45%) Web Services
13 33 (22.45%) Hibernate
13 33 (22.45%) Puppet
14 32 (21.77%) Continuous Delivery
14 32 (21.77%) SDLC
15 31 (21.09%) RESTful
15 31 (21.09%) Drools
16 30 (20.41%) Test Automation
16 30 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
17 28 (19.05%) PowerShell
17 28 (19.05%) Maven
18 27 (18.37%) XML
19 25 (17.01%) Scrum
19 25 (17.01%) Mentoring
20 24 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 36 (24.49%) JBoss
2 5 (3.40%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.36%) CMS
4 2 (1.36%) Confluence
5 1 (0.68%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.48%) PaaS
4 8 (5.44%) OpenShift
5 7 (4.76%) GitHub
6 6 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (4.08%) IaaS
7 5 (3.40%) Heroku
8 4 (2.72%) Office 365
9 3 (2.04%) npm
9 3 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.52%) SAN
2 6 (4.08%) HTTP
3 3 (2.04%) Firewall
4 2 (1.36%) DHCP
4 2 (1.36%) DNS
4 2 (1.36%) WEP
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.16%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.36%) Jackrabbit
5 2 (1.36%) MySQL
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.68%) GIS
6 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.68%) QGIS
6 1 (0.68%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 43 (29.25%) Git (software)
2 38 (25.85%) Jenkins
3 28 (19.05%) Maven
4 13 (8.84%) Selenium
5 11 (7.48%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.12%) Mockito
7 8 (5.44%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.44%) Gradle
8 7 (4.76%) Ant
8 7 (4.76%) GitLab
9 6 (4.08%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.40%) Hudson
10 5 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.72%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.72%) JIRA
11 4 (2.72%) NUnit
11 4 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio
12 3 (2.04%) Gatling
12 3 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 52 (35.37%) Finance
2 13 (8.84%) Banking
3 1 (0.68%) Games
3 1 (0.68%) Legal
3 1 (0.68%) Publishing
3 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (42.86%) Developer
2 47 (31.97%) Java Developer
3 29 (19.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (15.65%) Senior Developer
5 19 (12.93%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.16%) Java Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Lead Developer
8 10 (6.80%) Lead Java Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Senior DevOps
9 9 (6.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Operations Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) Architect
11 7 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
12 6 (4.08%) AWS Architect
12 6 (4.08%) AWS DevOps
12 6 (4.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 6 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
12 6 (4.08%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (35.37%) Spring
2 33 (22.45%) Hibernate
2 33 (22.45%) Web Services
3 31 (21.09%) Drools
3 31 (21.09%) RESTful
4 27 (18.37%) XML
5 23 (15.65%) HTML
6 22 (14.97%) CSS
7 21 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 21 (14.29%) React
8 19 (12.93%) Java EE
9 15 (10.20%) JSON
9 15 (10.20%) XSLT
10 14 (9.52%) HTML5
11 13 (8.84%) CSS3
12 12 (8.16%) jBPM
12 12 (8.16%) jQuery
13 11 (7.48%) .NET
13 11 (7.48%) Node.js
14 8 (5.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.24%) Virtual Team
2 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.40%) iPad
4 5 (3.40%) User Experience
5 4 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.68%) DataPower
7 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.68%) Photography
7 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.57%) Linux
2 24 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (14.97%) Windows
4 21 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.76%) Unix
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.70%) TDD
2 67 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (29.25%) SOA
4 37 (25.17%) DevOps
5 34 (23.13%) Configuration Management
6 32 (21.77%) Continuous Delivery
6 32 (21.77%) SDLC
7 30 (20.41%) Test Automation
8 25 (17.01%) Mentoring
8 25 (17.01%) Scrum
9 21 (14.29%) Validation
10 19 (12.93%) Unit Testing
11 18 (12.24%) BDD
12 17 (11.56%) Web Development
13 16 (10.88%) Coaching
13 16 (10.88%) Software Engineering
14 15 (10.20%) Business Process Modelling
14 15 (10.20%) Workflow
15 14 (9.52%) MVC
15 14 (9.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 78 (53.06%) Java
2 36 (24.49%) Ruby
3 35 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 28 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 22 (14.97%) Python
6 16 (10.88%) C#
7 11 (7.48%) Java 8
8 10 (6.80%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.80%) SQL
9 7 (4.76%) TypeScript
10 6 (4.08%) Groovy
11 5 (3.40%) C++
12 4 (2.72%) ES6
12 4 (2.72%) Perl
13 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) Degree
2 7 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) MBA
4 1 (0.68%) MCSD
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.56%) vSphere
3 14 (9.52%) Docker
4 1 (0.68%) GeoWebCache
4 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (30.61%) Ansible
2 33 (22.45%) Puppet
3 23 (15.65%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (8.16%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.40%) Packer
6 3 (2.04%) Terraform
7 1 (0.68%) Salt
7 1 (0.68%) SELinux
7 1 (0.68%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) VMware
2 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.72%) Oracle
4 3 (2.04%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.36%) IBM
5 2 (1.36%) Ping Identity
5 2 (1.36%) Sun
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com