Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 62 48
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 +22
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 136 84 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.25% 2.89% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 3.49% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 56 90
Manchester median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% -8.11%
10th Percentile £324 £311 £371
90th Percentile £557 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £65.00 £29.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +120.15% -
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year -36.36% +86.28% -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 2,625 2,409 2,923
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.11% 82.87% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,680 1,567 1,852
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 84 62
Manchester median hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.58% +20.63% -17.11%
10th Percentile £12.44 £11.75 £11.33
90th Percentile £33.88 £45.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £22.40 £27.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year -17.05% +18.19% -23.11%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 - 4 £325 - 3
Salford -6 2 £513 +17.14%
Sale - 2 £425 -
Bolton - 1 £308 - 1
Continuous Integration
North West

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 72 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (47.06%) DevOps
3 52 (38.24%) Jenkins
4 48 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (32.35%) .NET
6 43 (31.62%) Java
7 39 (28.68%) Scrum
8 36 (26.47%) Linux
8 36 (26.47%) Microsoft
9 35 (25.74%) TDD
10 33 (24.26%) Git (software)
10 33 (24.26%) Test Automation
11 30 (22.06%) RESTful
11 30 (22.06%) Configuration Management
12 29 (21.32%) C#
13 26 (19.12%) SQL
14 25 (18.38%) Puppet
15 24 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
15 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (16.91%) Unit Testing
16 23 (16.91%) Open Source
17 22 (16.18%) JIRA
18 21 (15.44%) BDD
18 21 (15.44%) GitHub
19 20 (14.71%) Ansible
19 20 (14.71%) Web Services
20 19 (13.97%) CSS
20 19 (13.97%) Security Cleared
20 19 (13.97%) Continuous Deployment
21 18 (13.24%) HTML

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 14 (10.29%) nginx
2 13 (9.56%) Apache
3 12 (8.82%) Confluence
3 12 (8.82%) IIS
4 11 (8.09%) Jetty
4 11 (8.09%) Mongrel
4 11 (8.09%) Tomcat
4 11 (8.09%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.47%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.47%) SAS
7 2 (1.47%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.47%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.47%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.47%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 48 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (15.44%) GitHub
4 11 (8.09%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (8.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (7.35%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (7.35%) Google App Engine
6 5 (3.68%) IaaS
6 5 (3.68%) PaaS
7 2 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.47%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.47%) Slack
8 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.74%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.74%) npm
8 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) DNS
1 15 (11.03%) HTTP
2 14 (10.29%) SSL
3 13 (9.56%) Firewall
3 13 (9.56%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.09%) DHCP
4 11 (8.09%) FTP
4 11 (8.09%) IPsec
5 4 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.03%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.35%) RavenDB
4 9 (6.62%) Pentaho
4 9 (6.62%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.88%) MySQL
6 7 (5.15%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.41%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.68%) Big Data
8 5 (3.68%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.68%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.47%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.47%) DB2
10 2 (1.47%) HBase
10 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (38.24%) Jenkins
2 33 (24.26%) Git (software)
3 22 (16.18%) JIRA
4 15 (11.03%) Visual Studio
5 12 (8.82%) Artifactory
5 12 (8.82%) Travis CI
6 9 (6.62%) PyCharm
7 8 (5.88%) Selenium
8 6 (4.41%) Cucumber
8 6 (4.41%) TeamCity
8 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (3.68%) Maven
9 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.94%) Gradle
11 3 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.21%) GitLab
11 3 (2.21%) Subversion
11 3 (2.21%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.47%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 5 (3.68%) Finance
1 5 (3.68%) Law
2 3 (2.21%) Automotive
2 3 (2.21%) Banking
2 3 (2.21%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.21%) Retail
3 2 (1.47%) Marketing
4 1 (0.74%) Back Office
4 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (37.50%) Developer
2 29 (21.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (8.09%) .NET Developer
4 10 (7.35%) Django Developer
5 9 (6.62%) Consultant
6 8 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 8 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.41%) Architect
9 5 (3.68%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Automation Tester
10 4 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.94%) Security Consultant
10 4 (2.94%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.94%) Services Delivery Manager
10 4 (2.94%) Software Developer
10 4 (2.94%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.94%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (32.35%) .NET
2 30 (22.06%) RESTful
3 20 (14.71%) Web Services
4 19 (13.97%) CSS
5 18 (13.24%) HTML
6 15 (11.03%) ASP.NET
6 15 (11.03%) SOAP
7 14 (10.29%) HTML5
7 14 (10.29%) J2EE
7 14 (10.29%) XML
8 13 (9.56%) Servlets
9 12 (8.82%) ASP.NET Core
9 12 (8.82%) jQuery
9 12 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (8.09%) CSS3
11 10 (7.35%) Django
12 9 (6.62%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (5.88%) AngularJS
13 8 (5.88%) JSON
14 7 (5.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.88%) Semantic Web
3 5 (3.68%) NHS
4 3 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.21%) User Experience
5 2 (1.47%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.47%) iPad
5 2 (1.47%) iPhone
6 1 (0.74%) Blog
6 1 (0.74%) Clustering
6 1 (0.74%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.74%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.74%) PKI
6 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.47%) Linux
2 13 (9.56%) Windows
3 11 (8.09%) Unix
4 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.21%) Android
5 3 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.47%) CentOS
6 2 (1.47%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.74%) Debian
7 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (47.06%) DevOps
3 39 (28.68%) Scrum
4 35 (25.74%) TDD
5 33 (24.26%) Test Automation
6 30 (22.06%) Configuration Management
7 24 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (16.91%) Open Source
8 23 (16.91%) Unit Testing
9 21 (15.44%) BDD
10 19 (13.97%) Continuous Deployment
11 17 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (11.03%) Deployment Automation
13 12 (8.82%) Microservices
14 11 (8.09%) MVC
14 11 (8.09%) Software Engineering
14 11 (8.09%) Web Application Development
15 10 (7.35%) Kanban
16 9 (6.62%) SOA
17 8 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (31.62%) Java
2 29 (21.32%) C#
3 26 (19.12%) SQL
4 18 (13.24%) Shell Script
5 17 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.50%) Python
6 9 (6.62%) Ruby
7 7 (5.15%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.41%) R
9 5 (3.68%) C
10 4 (2.94%) C++
10 4 (2.94%) Perl
10 4 (2.94%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.47%) Java 8
11 2 (1.47%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.47%) PHP
11 2 (1.47%) Scala
12 1 (0.74%) ES6
12 1 (0.74%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.74%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 19 (13.97%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.41%) Degree
4 5 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.74%) ISEB
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.74%) MCTS
7 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.74%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.03%) Docker
2 12 (8.82%) Xen
3 10 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.47%) vSphere
5 2 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (18.38%) Puppet
2 20 (14.71%) Ansible
3 17 (12.50%) Terraform
4 14 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.21%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.47%) Salt
7 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.76%) Oracle
3 13 (9.56%) Google
3 13 (9.56%) VMware
4 9 (6.62%) Atlassian
5 8 (5.88%) Cisco
6 5 (3.68%) Cloudera
7 3 (2.21%) Adobe
7 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.47%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.47%) hybris
8 2 (1.47%) MapR
8 2 (1.47%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.47%) Teradata
9 1 (0.74%) Black Duck
9 1 (0.74%) Informatica
9 1 (0.74%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.74%) SAP
9 1 (0.74%) Xamarin