Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 53 59
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 14 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.10% 1.82% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.23% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 21
Lancashire median daily rate £535 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.44% +12.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £475 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £440 £400
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £34.95
North West median hourly rate £57.50 £29.53 £34.95
% change year-on-year +94.75% -15.52% +24.27%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 371 539 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 82.08% 81.91% 83.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 358 512
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +19.21%
10th Percentile £293 £213 £275
90th Percentile £607 £556 £649
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 55 83
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +37.91%
10th Percentile £15.14 £11.77 £16.74
90th Percentile £65.89 £63.77 £49.07
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +74.40%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Lancashire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Lancashire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Lancashire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Blackpool +22 11 £535 +35.44%
Preston -7 3 £550 +46.67%
Continuous Integration
North West

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

1 13 (92.86%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Puppet
3 11 (78.57%) Docker
4 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (64.29%) JIRA
5 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
5 9 (64.29%) nginx
5 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
5 9 (64.29%) Confluence
5 9 (64.29%) Static Code Analysis
5 9 (64.29%) Python
5 9 (64.29%) HTTP
5 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
5 9 (64.29%) Clustering
5 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
5 9 (64.29%) Coaching
5 9 (64.29%) Microservices
5 9 (64.29%) SonarQube
5 9 (64.29%) Slack
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
7 6 (42.86%) Ansible
8 5 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (35.71%) Terraform
9 4 (28.57%) Xen

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 9 (64.29%) Confluence
1 9 (64.29%) nginx
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Slack
2 5 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) DevOps
2 9 (64.29%) Coaching
2 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
2 9 (64.29%) Load Balancing
2 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
2 9 (64.29%) Microservices
2 9 (64.29%) Static Code Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) SFIA
5 3 (21.43%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Release Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Test Management
7 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Docker
2 4 (28.57%) Xen
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Puppet
2 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (42.86%) Ansible
4 5 (35.71%) Terraform
5 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
6 2 (14.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.14%) VMware