Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 271 307 326
Rank change year-on-year +36 +19 +82
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 449 345 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.98% 0.79% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.89% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 271 255
London median daily rate £550 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £413 £406 £378
90th Percentile £656 £625 £650
England median daily rate £510 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +7.37% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -

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 40,269 38,551 38,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.69% 87.79% 86.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,089 27,736 27,886
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 500 384 369
London median hourly rate £22.42 £23.88 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.09% +9.77% +5.05%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.78 £50.00 £55.20
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £23.50
% change year-on-year -9.46% -1.30% +6.82%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -9 71 £525 +5.00% 32
South London +10 44 £540 - 3
West London -16 13 £513 -6.90% 27
East London -8 1 £539 +79.67% 2
Continuous Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 302 (67.26%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (62.58%) Continuous Integration
3 248 (55.23%) Java
4 243 (54.12%) TDD
5 231 (51.45%) DevOps
6 159 (35.41%) Amazon AWS
7 144 (32.07%) Scrum
8 129 (28.73%) Docker
9 127 (28.29%) BDD
9 127 (28.29%) Jenkins
10 126 (28.06%) Git (software)
11 120 (26.73%) Finance
12 118 (26.28%) Test Automation
13 115 (25.61%) JavaScript
14 104 (23.16%) HTML
15 95 (21.16%) Linux
16 94 (20.94%) SQL
17 92 (20.49%) REST
18 89 (19.82%) Maven
18 89 (19.82%) Microservices
19 82 (18.26%) CSS
20 81 (18.04%) Spring
21 80 (17.82%) Web Services
22 73 (16.26%) AngularJS
23 72 (16.04%) MongoDB
24 69 (15.37%) Java 8
25 68 (15.14%) Kanban
26 67 (14.92%) C#
26 67 (14.92%) Web Development
27 64 (14.25%) Software Engineering

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 30 (6.68%) Confluence
2 20 (4.45%) CMS
3 19 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (3.12%) Apache
5 12 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (2.23%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.56%) WordPress
8 6 (1.34%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.11%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.89%) Mule
10 4 (0.89%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.67%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.45%) Drupal
12 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.22%) Anypoint
13 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (4.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (3.56%) Eagle PACE
1 16 (3.56%) thinkFolio
2 14 (3.12%) Front Arena
3 8 (1.78%) Bloomberg AIM
4 6 (1.34%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.67%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 159 (35.41%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (13.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.79%) GitHub
4 11 (2.45%) Serverless
5 8 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.78%) PaaS
6 7 (1.56%) npm
7 6 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.34%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (1.11%) SaaS
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.89%) Azure Functions
9 4 (0.89%) IaaS
10 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.45%) Slack
12 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.57%) HTTP
2 5 (1.11%) Firewall
3 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.45%) SMTP
5 1 (0.22%) AMQP
5 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.22%) Internet
5 1 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.04%) MongoDB
2 52 (11.58%) Relational Database
3 45 (10.02%) NoSQL
4 40 (8.91%) Neo4j
5 35 (7.80%) SQL Server
6 33 (7.35%) MySQL
7 22 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (3.12%) Big Data
9 13 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.45%) RDBMS
12 10 (2.23%) Redis
13 9 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (1.56%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.34%) Blockchain
16 5 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
16 5 (1.11%) Cosmos DB
17 4 (0.89%) Data Lake
17 4 (0.89%) InfluxDB
17 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 127 (28.29%) Jenkins
2 126 (28.06%) Git (software)
3 89 (19.82%) Maven
4 52 (11.58%) JIRA
5 49 (10.91%) Cucumber
6 40 (8.91%) TeamCity
7 33 (7.35%) Subversion
8 32 (7.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (7.13%) Grunt
8 32 (7.13%) Jasmine
8 32 (7.13%) Mockito
9 26 (5.79%) Karma Test Runner
9 26 (5.79%) Selenium
10 24 (5.35%) Gradle
11 23 (5.12%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (3.79%) Visual Studio Team System
13 16 (3.56%) Artifactory
13 16 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (3.34%) webpack
15 13 (2.90%) MSBuild
General
1 120 (26.73%) Finance
2 48 (10.69%) Banking
3 29 (6.46%) Front Office
4 25 (5.57%) Retail
5 12 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.45%) Games
6 11 (2.45%) Marketing
7 10 (2.23%) Back Office
8 6 (1.34%) Corporate Banking
9 5 (1.11%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.89%) Publishing
11 3 (0.67%) Advertising
11 3 (0.67%) Law
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
12 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.45%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.45%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 279 (62.14%) Developer
2 129 (28.73%) Java Developer
3 84 (18.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 56 (12.47%) Senior Developer
5 44 (9.80%) AWS DevOps
6 40 (8.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 40 (8.91%) Senior Java Developer
7 36 (8.02%) AWS Engineer
8 35 (7.80%) .NET Developer
9 32 (7.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 26 (5.79%) Java Engineer
11 24 (5.35%) C# Developer
12 21 (4.68%) Software Engineer
13 20 (4.45%) UI Developer
14 18 (4.01%) Agile Developer
14 18 (4.01%) Architect
14 18 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
15 16 (3.56%) AWS Developer
15 16 (3.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 16 (3.56%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (23.16%) HTML
2 92 (20.49%) REST
3 82 (18.26%) CSS
4 81 (18.04%) Spring
5 80 (17.82%) Web Services
6 73 (16.26%) AngularJS
7 58 (12.92%) .NET
8 53 (11.80%) Spring Boot
9 50 (11.14%) Hibernate
10 47 (10.47%) HTML5
11 40 (8.91%) Dropwizard
11 40 (8.91%) JAX-RS
12 39 (8.69%) CSS3
12 39 (8.69%) RESTful
13 38 (8.46%) Node.js
14 33 (7.35%) Sass
15 29 (6.46%) JSON
16 21 (4.68%) ActiveMQ
17 20 (4.45%) Kafka
17 20 (4.45%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.02%) Greenfield Project
1 36 (8.02%) User Experience
2 25 (5.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (5.12%) Equities
3 23 (5.12%) Fixed Income
4 18 (4.01%) Derivative
4 18 (4.01%) Exotic Derivative
5 15 (3.34%) Fintech
6 14 (3.12%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.90%) Mobile App
8 12 (2.67%) Public Cloud
9 9 (2.00%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.78%) Replication
11 7 (1.56%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.11%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.11%) Hedge funds
12 5 (1.11%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 95 (21.16%) Linux
2 45 (10.02%) Unix
3 30 (6.68%) Mac OS X
4 14 (3.12%) Windows
5 8 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.67%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.45%) Android
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (67.26%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (62.58%) Continuous Integration
3 243 (54.12%) TDD
4 231 (51.45%) DevOps
5 144 (32.07%) Scrum
6 127 (28.29%) BDD
7 118 (26.28%) Test Automation
8 89 (19.82%) Microservices
9 68 (15.14%) Kanban
10 67 (14.92%) Web Development
11 64 (14.25%) Pair Programming
11 64 (14.25%) Software Engineering
12 45 (10.02%) Responsive Web Design
13 43 (9.58%) OO
14 42 (9.35%) MVC
14 42 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
15 41 (9.13%) Asset Management
16 39 (8.69%) Configuration Management
17 34 (7.57%) Front End Development
18 29 (6.46%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 248 (55.23%) Java
2 115 (25.61%) JavaScript
3 94 (20.94%) SQL
4 69 (15.37%) Java 8
5 67 (14.92%) C#
6 63 (14.03%) Python
7 37 (8.24%) Ruby
8 32 (7.13%) Bash Shell
9 25 (5.57%) Scala
10 23 (5.12%) Perl
11 19 (4.23%) Groovy
12 18 (4.01%) PHP
12 18 (4.01%) PowerShell
13 17 (3.79%) ES6
14 15 (3.34%) Go
15 12 (2.67%) PL/SQL
16 11 (2.45%) C++
17 9 (2.00%) Shell Script
18 8 (1.78%) R
18 8 (1.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (13.81%) Security Cleared
2 54 (12.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (1.34%) Degree
5 4 (0.89%) DBS Check
5 4 (0.89%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.22%) ISEB
7 1 (0.22%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.45%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.22%) GCP
3 1 (0.22%) GDPR
3 1 (0.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 129 (28.73%) Docker
2 6 (1.34%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.45%) Postfix
3 2 (0.45%) vCloud
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.22%) HDFS
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 61 (13.59%) Kubernetes
1 61 (13.59%) Terraform
2 55 (12.25%) Ansible
3 47 (10.47%) Puppet
4 29 (6.46%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.67%) Kibana
6 11 (2.45%) logstash
7 10 (2.23%) Consul
8 7 (1.56%) Nagios
9 6 (1.34%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.89%) Pingdom
10 4 (0.89%) Uchiwa
11 3 (0.67%) Mesos
12 2 (0.45%) Cobbler
12 2 (0.45%) Forum Sentry
12 2 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.22%) Grafana
13 1 (0.22%) Salt
13 1 (0.22%) vRealize
13 1 (0.22%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 28 (6.24%) Oracle
2 22 (4.90%) Adobe
3 18 (4.01%) Charles River
4 16 (3.56%) Calypso
4 16 (3.56%) FXall
5 14 (3.12%) Google
5 14 (3.12%) SimCorp
6 11 (2.45%) Informatica
6 11 (2.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (2.00%) Tableau
8 8 (1.78%) Alteryx
8 8 (1.78%) Bloomberg
9 6 (1.34%) ForgeRock
9 6 (1.34%) IBM
9 6 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.34%) SaltStack
9 6 (1.34%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.11%) Greenplum
10 5 (1.11%) VMware
11 4 (0.89%) hybris