Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 18 December 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 Delivery
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +42
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 10 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.30% 6.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 7.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 0
Luton median daily rate £450 £490 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.16% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £480 -
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Delivery 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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 271 246 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 89.44% 86.62% 87.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 162 191
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -1.16%
10th Percentile £325 £308 £263
90th Percentile £639 £600 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 37
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £13.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +286.27% -50.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £49.02 £11.15 £8.65
90th Percentile £50.75 £14.00 £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +87.50% -68.00% +114.29%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Luton

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 Luton region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Ant
2 7 (70.00%) JUnit
2 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 7 (70.00%) JIRA
2 7 (70.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) Atlassian
2 7 (70.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) TestNG
2 7 (70.00%) TeamCity
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) JBehave
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (70.00%) Confluence
2 7 (70.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) SpecFlow
2 7 (70.00%) ATDD
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Defect Management

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 7 (70.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Ant
1 7 (70.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (70.00%) JBehave
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (70.00%) JIRA
1 7 (70.00%) JUnit
1 7 (70.00%) Maven
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) SoapUI
1 7 (70.00%) SpecFlow
1 7 (70.00%) TeamCity
1 7 (70.00%) TestNG
1 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Developer in Test
3 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Development Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
7 1 (10.00%) Consultant
7 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (30.00%) LINQ
2 3 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) RIA
2 3 (30.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) ATDD
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
2 7 (70.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 7 (70.00%) SDET
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (30.00%) Google