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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
North West / Manchester
Rank 50 49 63
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 40 63 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.06% 3.51% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 4.20% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £295 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £482 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.50% +12.66%  

Continuous Integration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1059 1500 1272
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.03% 83.61% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 906 678
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.14% +54.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.10 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 4 £550 - 3
Stockport - 2 £288 - 1
Oldham - 1 £400 -
Continuous Integration
North West

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (44.79%) DevOps
3 38 (39.58%) Configuration Management
3 38 (39.58%) Linux
4 33 (34.38%) Scrum
5 32 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
6 31 (32.29%) Amazon AWS
6 31 (32.29%) Puppet
7 30 (31.25%) Java
8 29 (30.21%) TDD
9 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 28 (29.17%) BDD
9 28 (29.17%) Ansible
9 28 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
10 27 (28.13%) .NET
10 27 (28.13%) Python
11 25 (26.04%) Ruby
12 23 (23.96%) C#
13 21 (21.88%) Docker
14 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
15 16 (16.67%) Unit Testing
15 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 16 (16.67%) Web Services
15 16 (16.67%) MVC
15 16 (16.67%) Microservices
16 15 (15.63%) OO
16 15 (15.63%) SQL
16 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (14.58%) RESTful

Continuous Integration
Top Related 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 8 (8.33%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.29%) Drupal
3 6 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.21%) Apache
4 5 (5.21%) IIS
4 5 (5.21%) Jetty
4 5 (5.21%) nginx
5 4 (4.17%) Mongrel
5 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.13%) CMS
7 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.08%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.04%) Confluence
8 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.04%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (32.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.29%) GitHub
4 5 (5.21%) Google Analytics
4 5 (5.21%) Heroku
5 4 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.17%) Google App Engine
5 4 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (4.17%) TestFlight
6 2 (2.08%) SaaS
7 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.04%) IaaS
7 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.50%) SSL
3 8 (8.33%) HTTPS
4 7 (7.29%) HTTP
5 5 (5.21%) DHCP
5 5 (5.21%) DNS
6 4 (4.17%) FTP
6 4 (4.17%) IPsec
7 3 (3.13%) Firewall
8 2 (2.08%) LAN
8 2 (2.08%) VoIP
8 2 (2.08%) VPN
8 2 (2.08%) WAN
9 1 (1.04%) Broadband
9 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.17%) SQLite
5 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.13%) MySQL
6 2 (2.08%) Big Data
6 2 (2.08%) MarkLogic
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.04%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (12.50%) Subversion
3 12 (12.50%) Travis CI
4 10 (10.42%) GoCD
4 10 (10.42%) Selenium
5 9 (9.38%) NUnit
6 8 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.25%) JIRA
7 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (5.21%) Bitbucket
8 5 (5.21%) JMeter
9 4 (4.17%) Android Studio
9 4 (4.17%) CocoaPods
9 4 (4.17%) JUnit
9 4 (4.17%) Mercurial
9 4 (4.17%) Xcode
10 3 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.13%) gulp
General
1 3 (3.13%) Finance
1 3 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (1.04%) Advertising
2 1 (1.04%) Banking
2 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (44.79%) Developer
2 24 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.46%) .NET Developer
5 8 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Consultant
6 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Agile Developer
8 5 (5.21%) iOS Developer
8 5 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Administrator
9 4 (4.17%) Android Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Java Mobile Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) .NET
2 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 16 (16.67%) Web Services
3 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (14.58%) HTML
4 14 (14.58%) RESTful
5 13 (13.54%) CSS
6 10 (10.42%) Elastic Stack
6 10 (10.42%) Node.js
6 10 (10.42%) REST
7 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.21%) J2EE
8 5 (5.21%) jQuery
9 4 (4.17%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.17%) Cocoa
9 4 (4.17%) Cocoa Touch
9 4 (4.17%) Sass
9 4 (4.17%) Servlets
10 3 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 4 (4.17%) iPhone
1 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.04%) iPad
3 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (39.58%) Linux
2 14 (14.58%) Unix
3 13 (13.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.46%) CentOS
5 9 (9.38%) Fedora
6 8 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.25%) Windows
8 5 (5.21%) Android
9 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (67.71%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (44.79%) DevOps
3 38 (39.58%) Configuration Management
4 33 (34.38%) Scrum
5 29 (30.21%) TDD
6 28 (29.17%) BDD
7 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
8 16 (16.67%) Microservices
8 16 (16.67%) MVC
8 16 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 15 (15.63%) OO
10 12 (12.50%) SOA
11 10 (10.42%) OOP
12 9 (9.38%) Continuous Deployment
13 8 (8.33%) OOD
13 8 (8.33%) SDLC
14 7 (7.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (7.29%) Kanban
14 7 (7.29%) Pair Programming
15 6 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.25%) Java
2 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 27 (28.13%) Python
4 25 (26.04%) Ruby
5 23 (23.96%) C#
6 15 (15.63%) SQL
7 12 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 7 (7.29%) Objective-C
9 6 (6.25%) Apple Swift
9 6 (6.25%) Groovy
9 6 (6.25%) Scala
10 5 (5.21%) Clojure
11 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.13%) C++
12 3 (3.13%) F#
12 3 (3.13%) Korn
12 3 (3.13%) Perl
12 3 (3.13%) PHP
13 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) CISSP
3 2 (2.08%) SANS
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) SSCP
4 1 (1.04%) ISEB
4 1 (1.04%) MCP
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (21.88%) Docker
2 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.17%) Xen
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.04%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 31 (32.29%) Puppet
2 28 (29.17%) Ansible
2 28 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (13.54%) Kibana
4 8 (8.33%) Ganglia
4 8 (8.33%) Graphite
4 8 (8.33%) Nagios
4 8 (8.33%) Riemann
5 5 (5.21%) logstash
6 4 (4.17%) Terraform
7 2 (2.08%) QRadar
8 1 (1.04%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Red Hat
2 11 (11.46%) Google
3 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.29%) Splunk
5 5 (5.21%) Oracle
5 5 (5.21%) VMware
6 4 (4.17%) IBM
7 3 (3.13%) HP
7 3 (3.13%) New Relic
8 2 (2.08%) Apple
8 2 (2.08%) LogRhythm
9 1 (1.04%) Kofax
9 1 (1.04%) Perforce
9 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.04%) Sybase
9 1 (1.04%) Xamarin
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Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BBC Research & Development
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