Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 45 60
Rank change year-on-year +22 +15 +20
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 207 96 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.73% 3.56% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.79% 4.36% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 81 66
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £273
90th Percentile £563 £513 £516
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Manchester median hourly rate £53.75 £51.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.39% +58.14% -
10th Percentile £50.63 £50.50 £27.68
90th Percentile £57.88 £51.50 £35.43
North West median hourly rate £53.75 £51.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year +5.39% +58.14% -

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 2,658 2,202 3,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.38% 81.74% 83.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,730 1,332 1,811
Manchester median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £544
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 55 49
Manchester median hourly rate £19.09 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +11.43% +20.69%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £12.14
90th Percentile £40.80 £43.75 £42.20
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -33.71% +7.69% +30.00%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Stockport -3 4 £456 +37.74% 2
Salford -2 3 £425 -22.73% 6
Cheadle - 3 £423 -
Wigan - 2 £363 - 1
Bolton +4 1 £350 - 1
Continuous Integration
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 134 (64.73%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (38.16%) TDD
2 79 (38.16%) DevOps
3 78 (37.68%) Scrum
4 76 (36.71%) Jenkins
5 60 (28.99%) Java
6 58 (28.02%) JavaScript
7 56 (27.05%) Amazon AWS
8 55 (26.57%) Test Automation
9 49 (23.67%) Linux
10 47 (22.71%) JIRA
11 46 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 46 (22.22%) Python
11 46 (22.22%) Web Services
12 44 (21.26%) .NET
13 42 (20.29%) C#
14 41 (19.81%) BDD
15 38 (18.36%) Oracle
16 37 (17.87%) MVC
16 37 (17.87%) GitHub
17 36 (17.39%) Microservices
18 35 (16.91%) Docker
19 34 (16.43%) REST
20 33 (15.94%) SQL Server
20 33 (15.94%) SQL
21 31 (14.98%) CSS
21 31 (14.98%) RESTful
21 31 (14.98%) Software Engineering
22 30 (14.49%) jQuery
23 29 (14.01%) Kanban

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 27 (13.04%) Confluence
2 13 (6.28%) Apache
3 9 (4.35%) JBoss
3 9 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.90%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.90%) WildFly
5 4 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.45%) nginx
7 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.97%) IIS
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Beehive
8 1 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Drupal
8 1 (0.48%) Tornado
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (27.05%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (17.87%) GitHub
3 28 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (5.31%) PaaS
5 8 (3.86%) SaaS
6 7 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (3.38%) OpenShift
7 6 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.90%) iPaaS
7 6 (2.90%) Slack
8 4 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.93%) AWS OpsWorks
9 3 (1.45%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.97%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.97%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.97%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.38%) SMS
2 4 (1.93%) HTTP
3 3 (1.45%) Internet
4 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.48%) SAN
5 1 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 28 (13.53%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (11.59%) MySQL
4 16 (7.73%) NoSQL
4 16 (7.73%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.76%) Big Data
5 14 (6.76%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.38%) CouchDB
6 7 (3.38%) Neo4j
6 7 (3.38%) RavenDB
7 6 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.42%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.45%) VoltDB
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 76 (36.71%) Jenkins
2 47 (22.71%) JIRA
3 46 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 24 (11.59%) Selenium
5 17 (8.21%) JMeter
6 16 (7.73%) Visual Studio
7 14 (6.76%) Bitbucket
8 13 (6.28%) SonarQube
9 11 (5.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (5.31%) JUnit
9 11 (5.31%) PyCharm
10 8 (3.86%) eggPlant
10 8 (3.86%) Gatling
11 7 (3.38%) Mockito
11 7 (3.38%) Subversion
11 7 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (2.42%) Gradle
12 5 (2.42%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.93%) Burp Suite
13 4 (1.93%) NUnit
General
1 19 (9.18%) Finance
2 14 (6.76%) Games
3 12 (5.80%) Retail
4 8 (3.86%) Marketing
5 7 (3.38%) Electronics
5 7 (3.38%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.42%) Legal
7 3 (1.45%) Banking
7 3 (1.45%) Law
8 2 (0.97%) Back Office
8 2 (0.97%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 90 (43.48%) Developer
2 38 (18.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (11.59%) Java Developer
4 15 (7.25%) .NET Developer
5 14 (6.76%) Django Developer
6 13 (6.28%) Architect
7 12 (5.80%) Consultant
7 12 (5.80%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (5.31%) Software Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (4.83%) Python Developer
10 8 (3.86%) AWS Engineer
10 8 (3.86%) Scrum Master
10 8 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.86%) Tester
11 7 (3.38%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.38%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 7 (3.38%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 7 (3.38%) Senior DevOps
11 7 (3.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (22.22%) Web Services
2 44 (21.26%) .NET
3 34 (16.43%) REST
4 31 (14.98%) CSS
4 31 (14.98%) RESTful
5 30 (14.49%) jQuery
6 27 (13.04%) JSON
7 26 (12.56%) Django
7 26 (12.56%) SOAP
8 25 (12.08%) HTML
9 24 (11.59%) Ajax
9 24 (11.59%) Spring
10 21 (10.14%) XML
11 17 (8.21%) ASP.NET
11 17 (8.21%) HTML5
12 16 (7.73%) .NET Framework
13 14 (6.76%) J2EE
14 13 (6.28%) AngularJS
14 13 (6.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (5.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.80%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.93%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.45%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.45%) Clustering
6 3 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.45%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.45%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.97%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.97%) NHS
7 2 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.97%) User Experience
8 1 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.67%) Linux
2 19 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (8.21%) Android
3 17 (8.21%) Apple iOS
4 13 (6.28%) Windows
5 9 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.90%) CentOS
6 6 (2.90%) Unix
7 2 (0.97%) Debian
7 2 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (64.73%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (38.16%) DevOps
2 79 (38.16%) TDD
3 78 (37.68%) Scrum
4 55 (26.57%) Test Automation
5 41 (19.81%) BDD
6 37 (17.87%) MVC
7 36 (17.39%) Microservices
8 31 (14.98%) Software Engineering
9 29 (14.01%) Kanban
10 27 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (10.63%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (9.18%) Waterfall
13 18 (8.70%) Configuration Management
14 17 (8.21%) Android Development
14 17 (8.21%) iOS Development
15 16 (7.73%) Deployment Automation
15 16 (7.73%) Mentoring
15 16 (7.73%) SOA
15 16 (7.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.99%) Java
2 58 (28.02%) JavaScript
3 46 (22.22%) Python
4 42 (20.29%) C#
5 33 (15.94%) SQL
6 13 (6.28%) Bash Shell
7 12 (5.80%) Ruby
8 11 (5.31%) Perl
9 10 (4.83%) Go
10 9 (4.35%) Scala
10 9 (4.35%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.90%) Groovy
11 6 (2.90%) Java 8
11 6 (2.90%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.93%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.93%) Clojure
12 4 (1.93%) ES6
12 4 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.93%) R
13 3 (1.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (4.35%) Degree
2 7 (3.38%) PMI Certification
2 7 (3.38%) PMP
3 5 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.45%) MCTS
6 2 (0.97%) ISEB
7 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.28%) QA
2 7 (3.38%) GCP
3 4 (1.93%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (16.91%) Docker
2 4 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.97%) XenApp
4 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (14.01%) Puppet
2 27 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (10.63%) Kubernetes
4 19 (9.18%) Ansible
5 14 (6.76%) Terraform
6 5 (2.42%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.93%) Nessus
8 3 (1.45%) FlexNet
9 2 (0.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.48%) Kibana
10 1 (0.48%) logstash
10 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.48%) Packer
10 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.48%) WMI
Vendors
1 38 (18.36%) Oracle
2 29 (14.01%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.14%) Atlassian
4 10 (4.83%) Red Hat
5 9 (4.35%) Google
5 9 (4.35%) SAP
6 8 (3.86%) hybris
7 7 (3.38%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.42%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (2.42%) webMethods
9 2 (0.97%) Citrix
9 2 (0.97%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.97%) Informatica
9 2 (0.97%) Ivanti
9 2 (0.97%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.97%) Talend
9 2 (0.97%) VMware
10 1 (0.48%) Apigee
10 1 (0.48%) MapR
10 1 (0.48%) WSO2