Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Continuous Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 17 August 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 Deployment
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 78 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 31 31 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.10% 3.57% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 3.91% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 3
Essex median daily rate £550 £498 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.55% -9.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £438 £422 £500
90th Percentile £660 £575 £600
East of England median daily rate £525 £472 £425
% change year-on-year +11.20% +11.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Deployment 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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 895 793 758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 89.59% 91.25% 84.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 535 386
Essex median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -9.97%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £220
90th Percentile £600 £599 £516
East of England median daily rate £436 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.65% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 60 161
Essex median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.31% +71.05% -42.42%
10th Percentile £15.75 £12.22 £15.75
90th Percentile £60.09 £63.75 £42.84
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% +4.00% +11.11%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Continuous Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in Essex

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Deployment in Essex

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in Essex over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Deployment in Essex

Continuous Deployment
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea -3 14 £562 +12.45% 1
Harlow - 1 £425 -
Continuous Deployment
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Deployment 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 Essex region with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 31 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (64.52%) Configuration Management
5 19 (61.29%) Java
6 18 (58.06%) Linux
7 17 (54.84%) Open Source
8 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
8 16 (51.61%) Ansible
8 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
8 16 (51.61%) JIRA
9 15 (48.39%) Deployment Automation
10 13 (41.94%) Atlassian
10 13 (41.94%) Scrum
10 13 (41.94%) Perl
11 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (35.48%) GitHub
12 11 (35.48%) GitLab
12 11 (35.48%) ITIL
12 11 (35.48%) Python
12 11 (35.48%) Ruby
13 10 (32.26%) Software Delivery
13 10 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (32.26%) Collaborative Working
13 10 (32.26%) Puppet
13 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
13 10 (32.26%) Kanban
14 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
14 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (29.03%) Mentoring

Continuous Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (9.68%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) GitHub
2 9 (29.03%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) HTTP
2 4 (12.90%) SSL
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) RDBMS
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (9.68%) GIS
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.23%) JasperReports
5 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
1 16 (51.61%) JIRA
2 11 (35.48%) GitLab
3 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.90%) Artifactory
5 2 (6.45%) CruiseControl
5 2 (6.45%) FishEye
5 2 (6.45%) Hudson
5 2 (6.45%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Selenium
5 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.23%) ClearQuest
6 1 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (3.23%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (22.58%) Electronics
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
1 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
1 7 (22.58%) Marketing
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Scrum Master
3 4 (12.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) REST
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) GWT
3 2 (6.45%) RESTful
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) Ajax
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
4 1 (3.23%) AWT
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.23%) JMS
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (64.52%) Configuration Management
5 17 (54.84%) Open Source
6 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
7 15 (48.39%) Deployment Automation
8 13 (41.94%) Scrum
9 11 (35.48%) ITIL
10 10 (32.26%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (32.26%) Kanban
10 10 (32.26%) Software Delivery
11 9 (29.03%) Mentoring
11 9 (29.03%) TDD
12 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (22.58%) Coaching
12 7 (22.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (22.58%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (22.58%) Programme Management
12 7 (22.58%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) Perl
3 11 (35.48%) Python
3 11 (35.48%) Ruby
4 9 (29.03%) C
5 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) Java 8
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Ansible
2 10 (32.26%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (32.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Atlassian
2 7 (22.58%) SAP
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Google