The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 28 June 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.

Continuous Integration
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 81 92
Rank change year-on-year +24 +11  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 120 108 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.25% 2.28% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 2.78% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 73 53
Median daily rate £450 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.40
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 - £33.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.25% +5.00%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3126 3882 3112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 84.67% 82.12% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 8615 6429
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 176 284
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.63 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.33% -19.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £11.78 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in the Midlands

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in the Midlands

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in the Midlands

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in the Midlands

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Midlands +17 64 £500 +13.63% 35
East Midlands +7 51 £375 -16.66% 14
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 183 (77.22%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (43.04%) TDD
3 92 (38.82%) Test Automation
4 88 (37.13%) Java
5 84 (35.44%) Linux
6 81 (34.18%) Git (software)
6 81 (34.18%) Jenkins
7 79 (33.33%) Scrum
8 78 (32.91%) DevOps
9 67 (28.27%) Open Source
10 65 (27.43%) JavaScript
11 62 (26.16%) C#
11 62 (26.16%) JSON
12 61 (25.74%) HTML
13 59 (24.89%) CSS
14 55 (23.21%) RESTful
15 54 (22.78%) Docker
16 51 (21.52%) Spring
17 49 (20.68%) .NET
18 48 (20.25%) HTTP
18 48 (20.25%) REST
19 47 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
20 46 (19.41%) MongoDB
20 46 (19.41%) SQL Server
20 46 (19.41%) SOAP
20 46 (19.41%) Web Services
21 44 (18.57%) HTML5
22 43 (18.14%) SQL
23 42 (17.72%) MVC
23 42 (17.72%) Kanban

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 18 (7.59%) JBoss
2 10 (4.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (4.22%) CMS
2 10 (4.22%) Confluence
3 9 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (3.80%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.38%) nginx
4 8 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.95%) Apache
6 6 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.11%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.11%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.11%) WildFly
8 4 (1.69%) NServiceBus
9 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.84%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.84%) CoreMedia CMS
10 2 (0.84%) Mule
10 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.27%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.42%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 47 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (14.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (9.28%) IaaS
3 22 (9.28%) PaaS
4 16 (6.75%) GitHub
5 14 (5.91%) SaaS
6 10 (4.22%) Heroku
6 10 (4.22%) OpenShift
7 8 (3.38%) Google Analytics
8 6 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.27%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.84%) Boomi
11 2 (0.84%) Route 53
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (20.25%) HTTP
2 41 (17.30%) SSL
3 34 (14.35%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.38%) DNS
5 1 (0.42%) AMQP
5 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.42%) Firewall
5 1 (0.42%) Internet
5 1 (0.42%) VPN
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.41%) MongoDB
1 46 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (8.44%) MySQL
4 18 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.75%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.38%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.11%) Big Data
8 5 (2.11%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.84%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.42%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.42%) Redis
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 81 (34.18%) Git (software)
1 81 (34.18%) Jenkins
2 36 (15.19%) Subversion
3 34 (14.35%) JUnit
4 30 (12.66%) Selenium
5 23 (9.70%) JIRA
6 20 (8.44%) Cucumber
6 20 (8.44%) Maven
7 19 (8.02%) IntelliJ
8 14 (5.91%) Eclipse
8 14 (5.91%) gulp
9 13 (5.49%) GitLab
10 10 (4.22%) Bitbucket
10 10 (4.22%) Grunt
11 9 (3.80%) Mockito
11 9 (3.80%) SoapUI
12 8 (3.38%) Ant
12 8 (3.38%) Gradle
12 8 (3.38%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (5.91%) Finance
2 13 (5.49%) Retail
3 10 (4.22%) Billing
4 7 (2.95%) Banking
4 7 (2.95%) Legal
5 2 (0.84%) Games
5 2 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 129 (54.43%) Developer
2 34 (14.35%) Java Developer
3 28 (11.81%) Senior Developer
4 26 (10.97%) .NET Developer
5 22 (9.28%) Architect
6 20 (8.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (8.44%) Scala Developer
7 19 (8.02%) C# Developer
8 17 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (5.91%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 12 (5.06%) Agile Developer
11 12 (5.06%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (4.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.22%) Senior DevOps
13 10 (4.22%) Software Engineer
14 8 (3.38%) Digital Developer
14 8 (3.38%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (2.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 7 (2.95%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (26.16%) JSON
2 61 (25.74%) HTML
3 59 (24.89%) CSS
4 55 (23.21%) RESTful
5 51 (21.52%) Spring
6 49 (20.68%) .NET
7 48 (20.25%) REST
8 46 (19.41%) SOAP
8 46 (19.41%) Web Services
9 44 (18.57%) HTML5
10 36 (15.19%) AngularJS
10 36 (15.19%) jQuery
11 33 (13.92%) XML
12 31 (13.08%) CSS3
13 25 (10.55%) Hibernate
14 23 (9.70%) Node.js
15 21 (8.86%) Spring Boot
16 20 (8.44%) Ajax
16 20 (8.44%) ASP.NET
17 19 (8.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.17%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.49%) User Experience
3 9 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.95%) Blog
5 6 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.27%) iPad
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.84%) iPhone
9 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.42%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.42%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) RIA
9 1 (0.42%) SCADA
9 1 (0.42%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.42%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 84 (35.44%) Linux
2 23 (9.70%) Unix
3 22 (9.28%) Windows
4 19 (8.02%) Ubuntu
5 16 (6.75%) Android
6 13 (5.49%) Apple iOS
7 10 (4.22%) Mac OS X
8 8 (3.38%) CoreOS
9 5 (2.11%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (1.27%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.42%) AIX
12 1 (0.42%) HPUX
12 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.42%) Solaris
12 1 (0.42%) VMS
12 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (77.22%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (43.04%) TDD
3 92 (38.82%) Test Automation
4 79 (33.33%) Scrum
5 78 (32.91%) DevOps
6 67 (28.27%) Open Source
7 42 (17.72%) Kanban
7 42 (17.72%) MVC
8 37 (15.61%) BDD
9 36 (15.19%) Configuration Management
10 32 (13.50%) Unit Testing
11 31 (13.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 31 (13.08%) Microservices
12 30 (12.66%) SOA
13 29 (12.24%) Software Engineering
14 25 (10.55%) Web Development
15 21 (8.86%) Front End Development
16 20 (8.44%) Analytics
16 20 (8.44%) OO
17 19 (8.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 88 (37.13%) Java
2 65 (27.43%) JavaScript
3 62 (26.16%) C#
4 43 (18.14%) SQL
5 41 (17.30%) Python
6 29 (12.24%) Ruby
7 27 (11.39%) Scala
8 18 (7.59%) PHP
9 10 (4.22%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.95%) Groovy
10 7 (2.95%) Perl
11 6 (2.53%) C++
11 6 (2.53%) Haskell
12 5 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.69%) ES6
14 2 (0.84%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.84%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (5.91%) ISTQB
2 11 (4.64%) Degree
3 10 (4.22%) ISEB
3 10 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.69%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.84%) MCSA
7 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.42%) CCDA
8 1 (0.42%) CCDP
8 1 (0.42%) CCNA
8 1 (0.42%) CCNP
8 1 (0.42%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.42%) MCP
8 1 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.75%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.42%) WAI
System Software
1 54 (22.78%) Docker
2 3 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 35 (14.77%) Ansible
1 35 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (13.92%) Puppet
3 16 (6.75%) Kubernetes
4 13 (5.49%) Salt
5 12 (5.06%) Terraform
6 11 (4.64%) Kibana
7 9 (3.80%) Grafana
8 5 (2.11%) logstash
9 3 (1.27%) rkt
10 2 (0.84%) collectd
10 2 (0.84%) StatsD
11 1 (0.42%) Consul
11 1 (0.42%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (8.44%) Oracle
2 18 (7.59%) Google
3 17 (7.17%) Microsoft
4 16 (6.75%) MuleSoft
5 10 (4.22%) Apigee
5 10 (4.22%) Rackspace
5 10 (4.22%) Red Hat
5 10 (4.22%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (4.22%) WSO2
6 8 (3.38%) Adobe
6 8 (3.38%) webMethods
7 7 (2.95%) Perforce
8 4 (1.69%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.27%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.27%) hybris
9 3 (1.27%) SAP
9 3 (1.27%) Splunk
9 3 (1.27%) VMware
10 2 (0.84%) Dell
10 2 (0.84%) IBM
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