Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 December 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 313 277
Rank change year-on-year +57 -36 +50
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 499 380 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.07% 0.80% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.91% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 314 311
London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £413 £412 £381
90th Percentile £641 £625 £625
England median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £109.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 41,143 41,577 38,577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.93% 88.05% 87.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,645 30,227 27,594
London median daily rate £501 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.20% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £645
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 390 437
London median hourly rate £24.08 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.02% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.30 £12.14
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.67 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.25% +4.98%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in London

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Deployment in London

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Deployment in London

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Deployment in London

Continuous Deployment
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Central London +5 106 £540 +8.00% 26
South London +3 26 £500 +11.11%
West London +4 20 £494 -10.23% 18
East London - 7 £550 - 4
Continuous Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 London region with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 325 (65.13%) Continuous Integration
2 310 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (49.10%) DevOps
4 234 (46.89%) Java
5 211 (42.28%) TDD
6 170 (34.07%) Amazon AWS
7 155 (31.06%) Jenkins
8 151 (30.26%) Test Automation
9 150 (30.06%) Git (software)
10 147 (29.46%) Docker
11 137 (27.45%) JavaScript
12 132 (26.45%) Scrum
13 127 (25.45%) Finance
13 127 (25.45%) Microservices
14 126 (25.25%) BDD
15 117 (23.45%) HTML
16 108 (21.64%) Python
17 102 (20.44%) REST
18 101 (20.24%) Ansible
19 98 (19.64%) Linux
19 98 (19.64%) SQL
20 96 (19.24%) CSS
20 96 (19.24%) AngularJS
21 90 (18.04%) Spring
22 85 (17.03%) Maven
23 81 (16.23%) Software Engineering
24 79 (15.83%) Web Services
25 74 (14.83%) Terraform
26 73 (14.63%) Web Development
27 71 (14.23%) Spring Boot

Continuous Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 25 (5.01%) Cloud Foundry
2 24 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (2.81%) Confluence
4 13 (2.61%) CMS
4 13 (2.61%) OpenStack
5 12 (2.40%) nginx
6 8 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (1.40%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.20%) Apache
8 6 (1.20%) Mule
8 6 (1.20%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.00%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.60%) WordPress
11 2 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.40%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.40%) Drupal
11 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 20 (4.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.21%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Bloomberg AIM
1 2 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (0.40%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 170 (34.07%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (6.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (3.81%) OpenShift
6 18 (3.61%) GitHub
7 16 (3.21%) Heroku
7 16 (3.21%) Serverless
8 15 (3.01%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (3.01%) PaaS
9 13 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (1.60%) Amazon S3
12 7 (1.40%) Apigee
12 7 (1.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (1.20%) SaaS
14 5 (1.00%) npm
15 4 (0.80%) IaaS
16 3 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.81%) HTTP
2 8 (1.60%) Firewall
3 6 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (0.80%) Network Security
5 3 (0.60%) DMARC
5 3 (0.60%) DNS
6 2 (0.40%) AMQP
6 2 (0.40%) Broadband
6 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.40%) MPLS
6 2 (0.40%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.20%) DHCP
7 1 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.20%) Internet
7 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.20%) IPsec
7 1 (0.20%) SSL
7 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.62%) Relational Database
2 56 (11.22%) MongoDB
3 52 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 49 (9.82%) MySQL
5 36 (7.21%) NoSQL
6 31 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (4.21%) Neo4j
8 18 (3.61%) Big Data
9 16 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (2.40%) RDBMS
12 10 (2.00%) Blockchain
12 10 (2.00%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.40%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (1.40%) Parquet
14 6 (1.20%) Data Lake
14 6 (1.20%) Redis
15 5 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (0.80%) Impala
Development Applications
1 155 (31.06%) Jenkins
2 150 (30.06%) Git (software)
3 85 (17.03%) Maven
4 40 (8.02%) Cucumber
5 39 (7.82%) JIRA
6 31 (6.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 31 (6.21%) Selenium
7 26 (5.21%) Subversion
8 25 (5.01%) JMeter
9 19 (3.81%) Gradle
9 19 (3.81%) Mockito
9 19 (3.81%) SoapUI
10 18 (3.61%) TeamCity
11 17 (3.41%) Grunt
11 17 (3.41%) Jasmine
12 16 (3.21%) Eclipse
12 16 (3.21%) Karma Test Runner
12 16 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (3.01%) NeoLoad
14 14 (2.81%) Artifactory
General
1 127 (25.45%) Finance
2 58 (11.62%) Banking
3 18 (3.61%) Retail
4 17 (3.41%) Front Office
5 10 (2.00%) Back Office
5 10 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.80%) Marketing
7 7 (1.40%) Publishing
8 6 (1.20%) Advertising
8 6 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.00%) Law
10 4 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Electronics
11 2 (0.40%) Games
11 2 (0.40%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 299 (59.92%) Developer
2 116 (23.25%) Java Developer
3 92 (18.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 56 (11.22%) Senior Developer
5 35 (7.01%) Full Stack Developer
6 29 (5.81%) Node.js Developer
7 26 (5.21%) Angular Developer
8 25 (5.01%) AWS DevOps
9 23 (4.61%) Software Engineer
10 22 (4.41%) .NET Developer
10 22 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
11 21 (4.21%) Architect
11 21 (4.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.21%) AWS Engineer
12 20 (4.01%) C# Developer
12 20 (4.01%) Ruby Developer
13 18 (3.61%) Cloud Engineer
13 18 (3.61%) Java Engineer
14 16 (3.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 16 (3.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (23.45%) HTML
2 102 (20.44%) REST
3 96 (19.24%) AngularJS
3 96 (19.24%) CSS
4 90 (18.04%) Spring
5 79 (15.83%) Web Services
6 71 (14.23%) Spring Boot
7 68 (13.63%) Node.js
8 60 (12.02%) HTML5
9 58 (11.62%) JSON
10 51 (10.22%) RESTful
11 47 (9.42%) CSS3
12 46 (9.22%) .NET
13 44 (8.82%) React
14 36 (7.21%) Sass
15 31 (6.21%) Hibernate
16 30 (6.01%) XML
17 24 (4.81%) Ruby on Rails
17 24 (4.81%) SOAP
18 23 (4.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.01%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.41%) User Experience
4 19 (3.81%) Fintech
5 18 (3.61%) Clustering
5 18 (3.61%) Fat Client
5 18 (3.61%) Thin Client
6 11 (2.20%) Replication
7 10 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.80%) Equities
8 9 (1.80%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.80%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.60%) Cloud Native
9 8 (1.60%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.40%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.20%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.20%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 98 (19.64%) Linux
2 37 (7.41%) Unix
3 23 (4.61%) Mac OS X
4 21 (4.21%) Windows
5 8 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.40%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.20%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.00%) Android
9 4 (0.80%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.40%) Fedora
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (65.13%) Continuous Integration
2 310 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (49.10%) DevOps
4 211 (42.28%) TDD
5 151 (30.26%) Test Automation
6 132 (26.45%) Scrum
7 127 (25.45%) Microservices
8 126 (25.25%) BDD
9 81 (16.23%) Software Engineering
10 73 (14.63%) Web Development
11 69 (13.83%) Pair Programming
12 55 (11.02%) Kanban
13 51 (10.22%) Front End Development
14 44 (8.82%) Multithreading
15 38 (7.62%) Responsive Web Design
16 37 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
17 36 (7.21%) Deployment Automation
17 36 (7.21%) Problem-Solving
18 35 (7.01%) OO
18 35 (7.01%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 234 (46.89%) Java
2 137 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 108 (21.64%) Python
4 98 (19.64%) SQL
5 61 (12.22%) Ruby
6 57 (11.42%) C#
7 42 (8.42%) Java 8
8 30 (6.01%) Bash Shell
9 27 (5.41%) PHP
10 21 (4.21%) Perl
10 21 (4.21%) PowerShell
11 19 (3.81%) Go
11 19 (3.81%) PL/SQL
11 19 (3.81%) TypeScript
12 16 (3.21%) Scala
13 15 (3.01%) ES6
14 13 (2.61%) Groovy
14 13 (2.61%) Shell Script
15 12 (2.40%) C
16 11 (2.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 45 (9.02%) Security Cleared
2 38 (7.62%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.61%) Degree
4 18 (3.61%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.80%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.60%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.60%) OSCP
8 3 (0.60%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.41%) QA
2 4 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.40%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 147 (29.46%) Docker
2 12 (2.40%) OpenAM
3 6 (1.20%) OpenDJ
3 6 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.40%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.20%) Ceph
6 1 (0.20%) Squid
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 101 (20.24%) Ansible
2 74 (14.83%) Terraform
3 70 (14.03%) Kubernetes
4 59 (11.82%) Puppet
5 30 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (3.41%) Kibana
7 15 (3.01%) logstash
8 14 (2.81%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (1.60%) Consul
10 7 (1.40%) Packer
11 5 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.80%) Nagios
13 3 (0.60%) Uchiwa
13 3 (0.60%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.40%) Cobbler
14 2 (0.40%) Pingdom
14 2 (0.40%) vRealize
14 2 (0.40%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 1 (0.20%) Grafana
15 1 (0.20%) Istio
Vendors
1 40 (8.02%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.81%) Oracle
3 26 (5.21%) Adobe
4 24 (4.81%) Google
5 12 (2.40%) ForgeRock
5 12 (2.40%) Informatica
6 11 (2.20%) F5
7 10 (2.00%) VMware
8 9 (1.80%) Tableau
9 8 (1.60%) Alteryx
9 8 (1.60%) Splunk
10 7 (1.40%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.40%) SaltStack
11 6 (1.20%) Cadence
11 6 (1.20%) Dynatrace
12 5 (1.00%) Greenplum
12 5 (1.00%) Teradata
13 4 (0.80%) Charles River
13 4 (0.80%) Cloudera
13 4 (0.80%) ServiceNow