Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 44 63
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19 +6
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 85 145 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.03% 4.54% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 5.35% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 84 63
Manchester median daily rate £375 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.91% +4.06% +23.08%
10th Percentile £310 £365 £311
90th Percentile £575 £538 £523
North West median daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £65.00 £29.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.15% - -
North West median hourly rate £60.00 £29.53 £34.95
% change year-on-year +103.22% -15.52% +24.27%

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 2,311 2,710 3,144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.42% 84.79% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,509 1,713 1,831
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £234
90th Percentile £586 £550 £525
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 44 83
Manchester median hourly rate £18.04 £15.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.54% -17.11% +31.03%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.24 £12.27
90th Percentile £41.65 £40.00 £41.80
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.75 £30.52
% change year-on-year -8.63% -22.18% +64.97%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +2 5 £438 -2.78% 1
Cheadle 0 3 £423 -0.59% 1
Continuous Integration
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.29%) TDD
3 38 (44.71%) Test Automation
4 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
5 31 (36.47%) Scrum
5 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
6 30 (35.29%) DevOps
7 29 (34.12%) CSS
8 28 (32.94%) C#
8 28 (32.94%) Kanban
9 27 (31.76%) .NET
10 25 (29.41%) HTML
11 24 (28.24%) BDD
12 21 (24.71%) Jenkins
12 21 (24.71%) MVC
13 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
14 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
15 17 (20.00%) HTML5
16 16 (18.82%) GitHub
16 16 (18.82%) Web Services
17 15 (17.65%) JIRA
18 13 (15.29%) jQuery
18 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
18 13 (15.29%) CSS3
18 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
18 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET
18 13 (15.29%) PMP
18 13 (15.29%) PMI Certification
18 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
18 13 (15.29%) User Stories

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 7 (8.24%) Apache Spark
1 7 (8.24%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.88%) Confluence
3 4 (4.71%) Apache
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.35%) CMS
4 2 (2.35%) Drupal
4 2 (2.35%) JBoss
4 2 (2.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.18%) ArchestrA
5 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Beehive
5 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.18%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.82%) GitHub
2 11 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.71%) PaaS
4 4 (4.71%) SaaS
5 3 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.53%) iPaaS
6 2 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.35%) Boomi
6 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.35%) IaaS
6 2 (2.35%) Serverless
6 2 (2.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.18%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (1.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) SMS
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) SSL
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.71%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.35%) Big Data
5 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
2 21 (24.71%) Jenkins
3 15 (17.65%) JIRA
4 7 (8.24%) Selenium
4 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
5 6 (7.06%) JMeter
6 5 (5.88%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.71%) ClearCase
7 4 (4.71%) gulp
8 3 (3.53%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.53%) ClearQuest
8 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.53%) Gatling
8 3 (3.53%) JUnit
8 3 (3.53%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.35%) Gradle
9 2 (2.35%) Maven
9 2 (2.35%) NUnit
9 2 (2.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (12.94%) Games
2 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (54.12%) Developer
2 16 (18.82%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.47%) Scrum Master
4 11 (12.94%) Agile Scrum Master
5 10 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 9 (10.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Java Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Angular Developer
8 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (4.71%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Tester
10 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.12%) CSS
2 27 (31.76%) .NET
3 25 (29.41%) HTML
4 17 (20.00%) HTML5
5 16 (18.82%) Web Services
6 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
6 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET
6 13 (15.29%) CSS3
6 13 (15.29%) jQuery
7 12 (14.12%) Node.js
8 11 (12.94%) Velocity
9 10 (11.76%) XML
10 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (9.41%) LINQ
10 8 (9.41%) SOAP
11 7 (8.24%) Ajax
11 7 (8.24%) Angular 2
11 7 (8.24%) REST
12 6 (7.06%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) Virtual Team
3 6 (7.06%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.53%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.53%) NHS
5 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.35%) Wiki
6 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Unix
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.29%) TDD
3 38 (44.71%) Test Automation
4 31 (36.47%) Scrum
5 30 (35.29%) DevOps
6 28 (32.94%) Kanban
7 24 (28.24%) BDD
8 21 (24.71%) MVC
9 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
10 19 (22.35%) Unit Testing
11 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
11 13 (15.29%) User Stories
12 12 (14.12%) OO
13 9 (10.59%) OOD
13 9 (10.59%) Refactoring
14 8 (9.41%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (9.41%) Workflow
15 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
15 7 (8.24%) Front End Development
15 7 (8.24%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) JavaScript
2 28 (32.94%) C#
3 12 (14.12%) Java
4 10 (11.76%) SQL
5 7 (8.24%) Python
6 6 (7.06%) Ruby
7 3 (3.53%) C++
7 3 (3.53%) PHP
8 2 (2.35%) R
8 2 (2.35%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.18%) C
9 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.18%) Scala
9 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) PMI Certification
1 13 (15.29%) PMP
2 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Docker
2 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Ansible
1 6 (7.06%) Rancher
2 5 (5.88%) Puppet
3 4 (4.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (2.35%) Kibana
4 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.35%) logstash
4 2 (2.35%) Terraform
5 1 (1.18%) Salt
5 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.18%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.71%) Google
4 3 (3.53%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.53%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.53%) SAP
4 3 (3.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.35%) Informatica
5 2 (2.35%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.35%) SnapLogic
5 2 (2.35%) Splunk
5 2 (2.35%) WSO2
6 1 (1.18%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) IBM
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.18%) Wonderware