Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 48 48
Rank change year-on-year +21 0 +9
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 37 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.20% 0.60% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.05% 0.73% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 5
Kent median daily rate £350 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.21% +39.29% -12.50%
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +16.47% -10.53% +33.80%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 409 412 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 79.57% 82.40% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 284 289
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £202
90th Percentile £625 £561 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 22
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20.61 £15.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £114.40 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Kent

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Kent

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Kent

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Tunbridge Wells +13 4 £375 - 2
Dover - 2 £350 -
Maidstone - 2 £338 -
Faversham 0 1 £525 -
Tonbridge - 1 £650 -
Continuous Integration
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 30 (81.08%) C#
1 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) TDD
2 27 (72.97%) .NET
2 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
3 26 (70.27%) Oracle
3 26 (70.27%) MVC
4 24 (64.86%) Scrum
4 24 (64.86%) Web Services
5 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
5 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
7 20 (54.05%) N-Tier
7 20 (54.05%) Refactoring
7 20 (54.05%) Web Development
8 18 (48.65%) WCF
9 13 (35.14%) Change Control
10 10 (27.03%) ADO.NET
10 10 (27.03%) HTML
10 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
11 9 (24.32%) CSS
11 9 (24.32%) Windows
11 9 (24.32%) Ruby
12 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
12 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
13 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
14 6 (16.22%) Python
14 6 (16.22%) Finance

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (8.11%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.51%) MSBuild
2 5 (13.51%) NUnit
3 4 (10.81%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.11%) JMeter
4 3 (8.11%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.11%) Moq
4 3 (8.11%) ReSharper
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) jMock
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) Mockito
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Hindi Language
3 3 (8.11%) Japanese Language
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 26 (70.27%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Web Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
5 6 (16.22%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Ruby Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) Test Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Azure Software Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Java Applications Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) .NET
2 24 (64.86%) Web Services
3 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
3 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (48.65%) WCF
5 10 (27.03%) ADO.NET
5 10 (27.03%) HTML
6 9 (24.32%) CSS
7 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
7 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
8 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.51%) Caliburn.Micro
10 4 (10.81%) WinForms
11 3 (8.11%) LINQ
11 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 3 (8.11%) WPF
12 2 (5.41%) REST
13 1 (2.70%) HTML5
13 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (54.05%) N-Tier
2 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (8.11%) Cloud Native
5 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) TDD
3 26 (70.27%) MVC
4 24 (64.86%) Scrum
5 20 (54.05%) Refactoring
5 20 (54.05%) Web Development
6 13 (35.14%) Change Control
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) MVVM
7 5 (13.51%) Prototyping
7 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) BDD
8 4 (10.81%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (10.81%) Kanban
9 3 (8.11%) DevOps
9 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Open Source
9 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 9 (24.32%) Ruby
4 6 (16.22%) Go
4 6 (16.22%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) Java
7 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISEB
1 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Oracle
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.70%) Xamarin