Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 28 44
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 +7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 186 103 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.48% 5.83% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.48% 6.98% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 88 65
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £384 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.75% +2.33% -
10th Percentile £297 £318 £313
90th Percentile £600 £479 £443
Scotland median daily rate £403 £388 £373
% change year-on-year +3.87% +4.03% -0.67%
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 2,487 1,475 2,509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.66% 83.47% 83.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,452 909 1,312
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £267 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +1.23% +22.82%
10th Percentile £12.65 £14.25 £12.32
90th Percentile £65.50 £47.36 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £21.00 £23.35
% change year-on-year +3.57% -10.06% +12.53%

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 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 103 (55.38%) Java
2 89 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (44.09%) Linux
4 78 (41.94%) TDD
5 77 (41.40%) Finance
6 74 (39.78%) Spring
7 72 (38.71%) Git (software)
7 72 (38.71%) Puppet
8 69 (37.10%) Jenkins
9 62 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 59 (31.72%) Web Services
10 59 (31.72%) Ansible
11 57 (30.65%) SOA
11 57 (30.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 55 (29.57%) RESTful
13 51 (27.42%) DevOps
14 50 (26.88%) Test Automation
15 47 (25.27%) Software Engineering
16 44 (23.66%) Scrum
17 41 (22.04%) Maven
17 41 (22.04%) JSON
17 41 (22.04%) Continuous Delivery
18 40 (21.51%) Ruby
19 39 (20.97%) XML
20 37 (19.89%) JavaScript
21 35 (18.82%) JBoss
21 35 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
22 34 (18.28%) PowerShell
23 32 (17.20%) GitLab
23 32 (17.20%) GitHub

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 35 (18.82%) JBoss
2 14 (7.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.69%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.61%) Apache
7 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.08%) CMS
7 2 (1.08%) Confluence
8 1 (0.54%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (11.83%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.54%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.20%) GitHub
2 28 (15.05%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.84%) PaaS
5 4 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.15%) IaaS
5 4 (2.15%) Office 365
6 3 (1.61%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.61%) npm
7 2 (1.08%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.53%) SAN
2 5 (2.69%) HTTP
3 2 (1.08%) CTI
3 2 (1.08%) DHCP
3 2 (1.08%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) AMQP
4 1 (0.54%) Firewall
4 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.53%) Relational Database
2 13 (6.99%) NoSQL
2 13 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (6.99%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.91%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.76%) MySQL
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.08%) Redis
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.54%) GIS
8 1 (0.54%) QGIS
8 1 (0.54%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 72 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 69 (37.10%) Jenkins
3 41 (22.04%) Maven
4 32 (17.20%) Cucumber
4 32 (17.20%) GitLab
5 31 (16.67%) Mockito
6 15 (8.06%) Eclipse
7 12 (6.45%) Selenium
8 11 (5.91%) Gradle
9 10 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (4.84%) TeamCity
11 8 (4.30%) Subversion
12 7 (3.76%) JIRA
13 6 (3.23%) Ant
13 6 (3.23%) Artifactory
13 6 (3.23%) NUnit
13 6 (3.23%) Visual Studio
14 5 (2.69%) JUnit
15 4 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
16 3 (1.61%) Bower
General
1 77 (41.40%) Finance
2 18 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (0.54%) Games
4 1 (0.54%) Publishing
4 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (43.01%) Developer
2 57 (30.65%) Java Developer
3 33 (17.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (10.22%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.60%) Java Engineer
5 16 (8.60%) Software Engineer
6 14 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (7.53%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (5.38%) Operations Engineer
8 9 (4.84%) Architect
8 9 (4.84%) Consultant
9 8 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (4.30%) Lead Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Senior Java Engineer
9 8 (4.30%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 7 (3.76%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (3.23%) AWS Architect
11 6 (3.23%) DevOps Architect
11 6 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (39.78%) Spring
2 59 (31.72%) Web Services
3 55 (29.57%) RESTful
4 41 (22.04%) JSON
5 39 (20.97%) XML
6 32 (17.20%) JMX
7 29 (15.59%) Hibernate
8 28 (15.05%) HTML
9 26 (13.98%) Drools
9 26 (13.98%) XSLT
10 25 (13.44%) CSS
11 24 (12.90%) Java EE
12 23 (12.37%) AngularJS
13 21 (11.29%) REST
14 19 (10.22%) jBPM
14 19 (10.22%) React
15 17 (9.14%) jQuery
16 13 (6.99%) .NET
17 10 (5.38%) .NET Framework
17 10 (5.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.59%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.14%) Virtual Team
3 11 (5.91%) User Experience
4 6 (3.23%) iPad
4 6 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.69%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.15%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.08%) Blog
8 2 (1.08%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.54%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.54%) Photography
9 1 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 82 (44.09%) Linux
2 57 (30.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (17.20%) Windows
4 26 (13.98%) Windows Server
4 26 (13.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.30%) Unix
7 4 (2.15%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.08%) Android
8 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.54%) CentOS
9 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (41.94%) TDD
3 62 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 57 (30.65%) SOA
5 51 (27.42%) DevOps
6 50 (26.88%) Test Automation
7 47 (25.27%) Software Engineering
8 44 (23.66%) Scrum
9 41 (22.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (14.52%) Validation
11 26 (13.98%) Mentoring
12 25 (13.44%) Microservices
13 24 (12.90%) Business Process Modelling
14 23 (12.37%) SDLC
15 21 (11.29%) Workflow
16 19 (10.22%) BPMN
16 19 (10.22%) Open Source
16 19 (10.22%) Unit Testing
17 18 (9.68%) Application Performance Monitoring
17 18 (9.68%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 103 (55.38%) Java
2 40 (21.51%) Ruby
3 37 (19.89%) JavaScript
4 34 (18.28%) PowerShell
5 32 (17.20%) Python
6 23 (12.37%) SQL
7 19 (10.22%) C#
8 9 (4.84%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.76%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.76%) TypeScript
10 6 (3.23%) ES6
10 6 (3.23%) Perl
11 5 (2.69%) C++
11 5 (2.69%) Groovy
12 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.08%) XPath
13 1 (0.54%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.54%) PHP
13 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (17.20%) Degree
2 23 (12.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.69%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.15%) MCSD
5 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.60%) GDPR
2 13 (6.99%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.23%) QA
4 3 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (15.05%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.83%) vSphere
3 17 (9.14%) Docker
4 4 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.54%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 72 (38.71%) Puppet
2 59 (31.72%) Ansible
3 35 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.38%) Kubernetes
5 6 (3.23%) Packer
6 3 (1.61%) Salt
7 1 (0.54%) SELinux
Vendors
1 25 (13.44%) VMware
2 24 (12.90%) Oracle
3 20 (10.75%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.30%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.69%) Pega
6 4 (2.15%) Google
7 2 (1.08%) Avaya
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.54%) Xamarin