Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 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 Integration
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 45 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 +17
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 149 105 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.69% 3.60% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 4.36% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 84 86
Manchester median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £319 £325
90th Percentile £553 £513 £544
North West median daily rate £444 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.41% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Manchester median hourly rate - - £29.53
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year -30.00% +69.35% -15.52%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,632 2,408 3,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.87% 82.52% 84.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,684 1,481 1,883
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £245 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 78 60
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +17.19% -13.01%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.63 £10.95
90th Percentile £35.38 £45.90 £41.73
North West median hourly rate £22.18 £30.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -26.06% +37.93% -26.82%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Manchester

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Manchester

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Manchester

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in Manchester

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 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
Salford -9 3 £425 - 1
Bolton +5 2 £329 - 3
Stockport -1 2 £413 +22.22% 3
Continuous Integration
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 91 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.24%) TDD
3 52 (34.90%) Jenkins
4 50 (33.56%) DevOps
5 49 (32.89%) Scrum
6 43 (28.86%) Git (software)
7 39 (26.17%) .NET
8 38 (25.50%) Java
8 38 (25.50%) Amazon AWS
9 35 (23.49%) RESTful
10 34 (22.82%) JavaScript
11 32 (21.48%) C#
11 32 (21.48%) Web Services
11 32 (21.48%) Test Automation
12 30 (20.13%) BDD
13 29 (19.46%) Python
14 28 (18.79%) Docker
15 27 (18.12%) SQL
15 27 (18.12%) Oracle
16 26 (17.45%) JIRA
16 26 (17.45%) GitHub
17 25 (16.78%) CSS
17 25 (16.78%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (16.11%) SOAP
18 24 (16.11%) Linux
18 24 (16.11%) Microservices
19 23 (15.44%) HTML
19 23 (15.44%) Microsoft
20 22 (14.77%) Spring
21 21 (14.09%) Django

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (7.38%) Confluence
2 5 (3.36%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.36%) WildFly
3 3 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.01%) nginx
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.34%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.34%) IIS
4 2 (1.34%) Tuxedo
4 2 (1.34%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.67%) JBoss
5 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (25.50%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (17.45%) GitHub
3 20 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.03%) Slack
5 5 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.68%) IaaS
6 4 (2.68%) iPaaS
7 3 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.01%) AWS OpsWorks
7 3 (2.01%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.34%) SaaS
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.67%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.67%) PaaS
9 1 (0.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) Internet
2 3 (2.01%) Firewall
3 2 (1.34%) HTTP
3 2 (1.34%) SMS
4 1 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.78%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (14.09%) SQL Server
3 16 (10.74%) MySQL
4 14 (9.40%) Relational Database
5 12 (8.05%) MongoDB
6 11 (7.38%) NoSQL
7 8 (5.37%) Big Data
8 7 (4.70%) RavenDB
9 5 (3.36%) CouchDB
9 5 (3.36%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.68%) Hadoop
11 3 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.34%) DB2
12 2 (1.34%) VoltDB
13 1 (0.67%) HBase
13 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
13 1 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 52 (34.90%) Jenkins
2 43 (28.86%) Git (software)
3 26 (17.45%) JIRA
4 16 (10.74%) Selenium
5 13 (8.72%) Visual Studio
6 11 (7.38%) PyCharm
7 8 (5.37%) JMeter
8 6 (4.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.36%) Gradle
9 5 (3.36%) JUnit
9 5 (3.36%) Maven
9 5 (3.36%) SonarQube
10 4 (2.68%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.68%) eggPlant
10 4 (2.68%) HP UFT
10 4 (2.68%) NUnit
10 4 (2.68%) Vagrant
11 3 (2.01%) LoadRunner
11 3 (2.01%) Subversion
General
1 10 (6.71%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Retail
3 3 (2.01%) Banking
3 3 (2.01%) Games
3 3 (2.01%) Law
3 3 (2.01%) Marketing
4 2 (1.34%) Back Office
4 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Automotive
5 1 (0.67%) Electronics
5 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (46.31%) Developer
2 25 (16.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (10.74%) Django Developer
3 16 (10.74%) Java Developer
4 14 (9.40%) Architect
5 11 (7.38%) .NET Developer
6 8 (5.37%) Python Developer
6 8 (5.37%) Technical Architect
7 7 (4.70%) Consultant
8 6 (4.03%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Python/Django Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Tester
9 5 (3.36%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.68%) Analyst
10 4 (2.68%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (2.68%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.68%) SQL Developer
10 4 (2.68%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (26.17%) .NET
2 35 (23.49%) RESTful
3 32 (21.48%) Web Services
4 25 (16.78%) CSS
5 24 (16.11%) SOAP
6 23 (15.44%) HTML
7 22 (14.77%) Spring
8 21 (14.09%) Django
8 21 (14.09%) REST
9 17 (11.41%) jQuery
10 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET
11 14 (9.40%) HTML5
11 14 (9.40%) JSON
11 14 (9.40%) XML
12 12 (8.05%) Ajax
12 12 (8.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (6.71%) AngularJS
14 9 (6.04%) CSS3
14 9 (6.04%) J2EE
14 9 (6.04%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.70%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.36%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.68%) User Experience
6 3 (2.01%) Clustering
6 3 (2.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.01%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.01%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.34%) Digital TV
7 2 (1.34%) iPad
7 2 (1.34%) iPhone
7 2 (1.34%) NHS
7 2 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.67%) Blog
8 1 (0.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.11%) Linux
2 11 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (7.38%) Windows
3 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.70%) Android
4 7 (4.70%) CentOS
4 7 (4.70%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.01%) Unix
5 3 (2.01%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.34%) Debian
6 2 (1.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (61.07%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.24%) TDD
3 50 (33.56%) DevOps
4 49 (32.89%) Scrum
5 32 (21.48%) Test Automation
6 30 (20.13%) BDD
7 24 (16.11%) Microservices
8 21 (14.09%) MVC
9 20 (13.42%) Software Engineering
10 18 (12.08%) Configuration Management
11 16 (10.74%) Kanban
12 13 (8.72%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (8.72%) Deployment Automation
12 13 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (8.72%) Web Application Development
13 12 (8.05%) Continuous Deployment
14 11 (7.38%) Coaching
14 11 (7.38%) Mentoring
14 11 (7.38%) SOA
14 11 (7.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.50%) Java
2 34 (22.82%) JavaScript
3 32 (21.48%) C#
4 29 (19.46%) Python
5 27 (18.12%) SQL
6 15 (10.07%) Shell Script
7 12 (8.05%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.70%) Perl
8 7 (4.70%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.36%) Ruby
10 4 (2.68%) Java 8
11 3 (2.01%) C
11 3 (2.01%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.01%) R
12 2 (1.34%) C++
12 2 (1.34%) Groovy
12 2 (1.34%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.34%) Scala
13 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (6.71%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.01%) ISEB
4 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) MCTS
5 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.70%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) WCAG
3 1 (0.67%) GCP
System Software
1 28 (18.79%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.34%) XenApp
3 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (14.09%) Puppet
2 16 (10.74%) Ansible
3 13 (8.72%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (7.38%) Terraform
5 9 (6.04%) Kubernetes
6 5 (3.36%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (2.01%) Nessus
8 2 (1.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.67%) SCCM
9 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (18.12%) Oracle
2 23 (15.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.05%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.03%) hybris
4 6 (4.03%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.36%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (3.36%) webMethods
6 4 (2.68%) VMware
7 3 (2.01%) Adobe
8 2 (1.34%) Citrix
8 2 (1.34%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.34%) Google
8 2 (1.34%) Ivanti
8 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.34%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.67%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.67%) MapR
9 1 (0.67%) Pega
9 1 (0.67%) Teradata
9 1 (0.67%) Xamarin