Period
to 18 August 2019

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 August 2019 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 34 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 -18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 84 134 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.75% 4.56% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 5.18% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 76 47
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £366 £355 £321
90th Percentile £600 £613 £488
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £33.75 -

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 1,924 2,586 2,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 85.89% 88.05% 84.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1,430 1,176
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £288 £280 £263
90th Percentile £600 £556 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% +13.82%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £42.20 £43.90 £43.39
Scotland median hourly rate £22.50 £17.63 £27.50
% change year-on-year +27.66% -35.91% -23.61%

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 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 55 (65.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.05%) Java
3 36 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 33 (39.29%) Python
5 28 (33.33%) DevOps
6 27 (32.14%) TDD
6 27 (32.14%) Banking
7 26 (30.95%) Scrum
7 26 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
9 21 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 20 (23.81%) Test Automation
11 18 (21.43%) CSS
12 17 (20.24%) Linux
13 16 (19.05%) Web Services
13 16 (19.05%) Spring
13 16 (19.05%) Ansible
14 15 (17.86%) HTML
15 14 (16.67%) Finance
15 14 (16.67%) GitHub
15 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (15.48%) BDD
17 12 (14.29%) RESTful
17 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
17 12 (14.29%) Migration
17 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
18 11 (13.10%) Unix
18 11 (13.10%) Kubernetes
18 11 (13.10%) PaaS

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 7 (8.33%) Confluence
2 5 (5.95%) nginx
3 4 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 26 (30.95%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (16.67%) GitHub
2 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.10%) PaaS
4 9 (10.71%) SaaS
5 8 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (8.33%) Serverless
7 6 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (3.57%) IaaS
8 3 (3.57%) Office 365
9 2 (2.38%) npm
10 1 (1.19%) Apigee
10 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) BIG-IP
1 5 (5.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (5.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (5.95%) Network Security
2 4 (4.76%) DNS
2 4 (4.76%) SSL
3 3 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.38%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 12 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.90%) Cucumber
3 10 (11.90%) GitLab
3 10 (11.90%) JIRA
4 9 (10.71%) Mockito
5 8 (9.52%) Maven
6 7 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 7 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (5.95%) Travis CI
8 4 (4.76%) JUnit
8 4 (4.76%) Protractor
8 4 (4.76%) Selenium
9 2 (2.38%) Appium
9 2 (2.38%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.38%) Gatling
9 2 (2.38%) Gradle
9 2 (2.38%) Robot Framework
9 2 (2.38%) TestNG
10 1 (1.19%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 27 (32.14%) Banking
2 14 (16.67%) Finance
3 9 (10.71%) Games
4 7 (8.33%) Public Sector
5 5 (5.95%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Automotive
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Consultant
5 7 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Python Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Scrum Master
7 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (3.57%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.43%) CSS
2 16 (19.05%) Spring
2 16 (19.05%) Web Services
3 15 (17.86%) HTML
4 12 (14.29%) RESTful
5 9 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.71%) React
6 8 (9.52%) .NET
7 6 (7.14%) Backbone.js
7 6 (7.14%) HTML5
7 6 (7.14%) JSON
7 6 (7.14%) REST
7 6 (7.14%) Symfony
8 5 (5.95%) Apache Camel
8 5 (5.95%) Vue.js
9 4 (4.76%) JMX
9 4 (4.76%) PHP-FPM
10 3 (3.57%) JSP
10 3 (3.57%) SOAP
11 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.95%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.57%) Cyberattack
2 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.57%) PKI
3 2 (2.38%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.19%) CMDB
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.19%) iPad
4 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Linux
2 11 (13.10%) Unix
3 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.57%) CentOS
5 2 (2.38%) Windows
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (65.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (33.33%) DevOps
3 27 (32.14%) TDD
4 26 (30.95%) Scrum
5 21 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 13 (15.48%) BDD
8 12 (14.29%) Migration
9 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure as Code
9 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.90%) Refactoring
10 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
11 8 (9.52%) Analytics
11 8 (9.52%) Open Source
11 8 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (8.33%) Wealth Management
13 6 (7.14%) Data Analysis
13 6 (7.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) Java
2 33 (39.29%) Python
3 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.90%) SQL
5 8 (9.52%) Java 8
5 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 7 (8.33%) C#
6 7 (8.33%) PHP
6 7 (8.33%) Ruby
7 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.57%) Groovy
8 3 (3.57%) Perl
9 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.19%) ES6
10 1 (1.19%) Go
10 1 (1.19%) PHP 7
10 1 (1.19%) Scala
10 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) CCNP
1 5 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.76%) CCNA
2 4 (4.76%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.19%) CCIE
4 1 (1.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
2 6 (7.14%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) XenApp
3 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Ansible
2 11 (13.10%) Kubernetes
3 9 (10.71%) Puppet
4 5 (5.95%) Terraform
5 4 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 6 (7.14%) Cisco
4 6 (7.14%) VMware
5 5 (5.95%) F5
6 3 (3.57%) Adobe
6 3 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (2.38%) Dell
7 2 (2.38%) EMC
7 2 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (2.38%) Progress
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix
8 1 (1.19%) FNZ
8 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.19%) Sitecore