Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 November 2019 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 > North East
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 17 37
Rank change year-on-year -18 +20 +16
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 56 131 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.50% 10.27% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.27% 11.70% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 72 68
North East median daily rate £438 £500 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.41% +15.83% -4.17%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £313
90th Percentile £700 £556 £638
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
North East median hourly rate £52.50 - £46.25
10th Percentile £48.75 - £43.83
90th Percentile £56.25 - £50.68
England median hourly rate £48.50 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year +29.33% -21.05% +26.67%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 893 1,120 1,059
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.72% 87.77% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 720 706
North East median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 43 44
North East median hourly rate £15.76 £13.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.23% -52.73% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.20 £10.15
90th Percentile £49.30 £42.40 £47.73
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +2.22%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in the North East

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in the North East

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the North East over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in the North East

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in the North East

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 14 November 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear -8 46 £470 -6.00% 16
Durham -14 6 £414 -1.55% 12
Northumberland - 3 - -
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 40 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 29 (51.79%) Git (software)
3 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (48.21%) Microservices
5 26 (46.43%) DevOps
5 26 (46.43%) Test Automation
5 26 (46.43%) HTTP
6 24 (42.86%) AWS
6 24 (42.86%) Selenium
7 22 (39.29%) Linux
7 22 (39.29%) Cucumber
8 21 (37.50%) Open Source
9 20 (35.71%) nginx
9 20 (35.71%) Puppet
10 19 (33.93%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (33.93%) Configuration Management
11 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
11 18 (32.14%) CSS
11 18 (32.14%) Google
12 17 (30.36%) SSL
12 17 (30.36%) Python
13 15 (26.79%) GitHub
13 15 (26.79%) Ansible
13 15 (26.79%) Scala
13 15 (26.79%) Static Code Analysis
13 15 (26.79%) SonarQube
13 15 (26.79%) HTML
14 14 (25.00%) JUnit
14 14 (25.00%) Amazon S3
14 14 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 20 (35.71%) nginx
2 9 (16.07%) Apache
3 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 6 (10.71%) IIS
4 6 (10.71%) Jetty
4 6 (10.71%) Mongrel
4 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.86%) AWS
2 19 (33.93%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (26.79%) GitHub
4 14 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 14 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (23.21%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (23.21%) Route 53
6 11 (19.64%) Google Analytics
7 10 (17.86%) Azure
8 8 (14.29%) GCP
9 5 (8.93%) Google App Engine
10 3 (5.36%) BrowserStack
11 2 (3.57%) IaaS
11 2 (3.57%) PaaS
11 2 (3.57%) SaaS
11 2 (3.57%) Serverless
12 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (1.79%) Azure Functions
12 1 (1.79%) CloudFront
12 1 (1.79%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (46.43%) HTTP
2 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
3 17 (30.36%) SSL
4 7 (12.50%) DNS
5 6 (10.71%) DHCP
5 6 (10.71%) FTP
5 6 (10.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 8 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
3 2 (3.57%) BigQuery
3 2 (3.57%) Cloud Spanner
3 2 (3.57%) ZAP BI
4 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Redis
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 29 (51.79%) Git (software)
3 24 (42.86%) Selenium
4 22 (39.29%) Cucumber
5 15 (26.79%) SonarQube
6 14 (25.00%) JUnit
7 12 (21.43%) Gatling
8 6 (10.71%) JMeter
8 6 (10.71%) Travis CI
8 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (7.14%) Appium
9 4 (7.14%) HP UFT
10 3 (5.36%) Maven
10 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
10 3 (5.36%) SpecFlow
10 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 3 (5.36%) WebDriver
11 2 (3.57%) Artifactory
11 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 9 (16.07%) Public Sector
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) QA Tester
6 3 (5.36%) Site Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Tester
7 2 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Data Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) QA Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) CSS
2 15 (26.79%) HTML
3 14 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 12 (21.43%) .NET
4 12 (21.43%) CSS3
4 12 (21.43%) HTML5
4 12 (21.43%) JSON
4 12 (21.43%) REST
4 12 (21.43%) Sass
4 12 (21.43%) XML
5 11 (19.64%) Node.js
5 11 (19.64%) Play Framework
6 8 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (12.50%) J2EE
7 7 (12.50%) Web Services
8 6 (10.71%) Servlets
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Core
9 3 (5.36%) SOAP
10 2 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (3.57%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (16.07%) CentOS
4 6 (10.71%) Windows
5 3 (5.36%) Android
5 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.57%) DC/OS
7 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (48.21%) Microservices
3 26 (46.43%) DevOps
3 26 (46.43%) Test Automation
4 21 (37.50%) Open Source
5 19 (33.93%) Configuration Management
6 15 (26.79%) Static Code Analysis
7 13 (23.21%) Load Balancing
8 12 (21.43%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 12 (21.43%) Front End Development
9 11 (19.64%) Analytics
9 11 (19.64%) Lean Software Development
9 11 (19.64%) Web Development
10 10 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (17.86%) Line Management
10 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.50%) BDD
11 7 (12.50%) Scrum
12 6 (10.71%) Integration Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) Python
2 15 (26.79%) Scala
3 14 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.21%) Shell Script
5 9 (16.07%) Java
6 8 (14.29%) C#
7 3 (5.36%) SQL
8 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.57%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) WCAG
2 9 (16.07%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) MISRA
3 1 (1.79%) MISRA C
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Docker
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) Xen
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (35.71%) Puppet
2 15 (26.79%) Ansible
3 14 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (21.43%) Grafana
4 12 (21.43%) Kibana
5 10 (17.86%) Kubernetes
5 10 (17.86%) Terraform
6 8 (14.29%) Rancher
7 1 (1.79%) Consul
7 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.79%) Packer
7 1 (1.79%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Google
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) Databricks
5 1 (1.79%) Rackspace