Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 46 54
Rank change year-on-year +26 +8 -2
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 117 55 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.65% 4.50% 5.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 5.32% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 100
North East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.16% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £311
90th Percentile £569 £638 £530
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.41% +2.79% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median hourly rate - £46.25 -
England median hourly rate £40.75 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -14.21% +26.67% -0.79%

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 1,053 1,033 2,538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 86.81% 84.46% 87.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 679 1,719
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £262 £244 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £519
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 120
North East median hourly rate £12.00 £28.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.89% +1.79% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.10 £11.05
90th Percentile £27.85 £47.50 £36.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 October 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
Tyne and Wear +21 79 £500 - 28
Durham +8 33 £386 +5.66% 9
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 North East region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 77 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (55.56%) DevOps
3 57 (48.72%) Jenkins
4 46 (39.32%) Scrum
5 44 (37.61%) Linux
6 43 (36.75%) TDD
7 42 (35.90%) Test Automation
8 39 (33.33%) Docker
9 36 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 36 (30.77%) JavaScript
10 35 (29.91%) Amazon AWS
11 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
11 34 (29.06%) Configuration Management
12 33 (28.21%) CSS
13 32 (27.35%) Puppet
14 31 (26.50%) HTML
14 31 (26.50%) Microservices
15 30 (25.64%) Java
16 29 (24.79%) Python
17 28 (23.93%) .NET
17 28 (23.93%) Ansible
18 27 (23.08%) Maven
18 27 (23.08%) JIRA
19 26 (22.22%) HTML5
19 26 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
20 24 (20.51%) Terraform
21 23 (19.66%) GitLab
22 22 (18.80%) BDD
22 22 (18.80%) JSON
23 21 (17.95%) Confluence

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 21 (17.95%) Confluence
2 13 (11.11%) nginx
3 9 (7.69%) NServiceBus
4 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.56%) Apache
5 3 (2.56%) JBoss
5 3 (2.56%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) Jetty
7 1 (0.85%) Mongrel
7 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (29.91%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (12.82%) Amazon S3
5 12 (10.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (9.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (7.69%) Slack
8 8 (6.84%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (5.98%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (4.27%) BrowserStack
11 4 (3.42%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (3.42%) iPaaS
11 4 (3.42%) Route 53
11 4 (3.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (2.56%) GitHub
13 2 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (1.71%) IaaS
13 2 (1.71%) PaaS
13 2 (1.71%) SaaS
14 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) HTTP
2 8 (6.84%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (5.98%) Internet
4 4 (3.42%) Firewall
5 3 (2.56%) SSL
5 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.56%) VLAN
6 2 (1.71%) DHCP
6 2 (1.71%) DNS
7 1 (0.85%) FTP
7 1 (0.85%) IPsec
7 1 (0.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.09%) MongoDB
2 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.27%) MySQL
5 5 (4.27%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.42%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.71%) Big Data
7 2 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.71%) ZAP BI
8 1 (0.85%) KDB
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.85%) SQLite
8 1 (0.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 57 (48.72%) Jenkins
2 34 (29.06%) Git (software)
3 27 (23.08%) JIRA
3 27 (23.08%) Maven
4 23 (19.66%) GitLab
5 18 (15.38%) Selenium
6 17 (14.53%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (12.82%) JUnit
8 13 (11.11%) Cucumber
9 11 (9.40%) Jasmine
9 11 (9.40%) JMeter
9 11 (9.40%) Protractor
9 11 (9.40%) SonarQube
10 8 (6.84%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (4.27%) Grunt
11 5 (4.27%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (4.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (4.27%) Subversion
12 4 (3.42%) Bower
12 4 (3.42%) Gradle
General
1 5 (4.27%) Finance
2 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (41.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (35.90%) Developer
3 11 (9.40%) Java Developer
4 9 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 9 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (6.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (6.84%) C# Developer
5 8 (6.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (5.98%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (5.98%) Azure Developer
6 7 (5.98%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.27%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.21%) CSS
2 31 (26.50%) HTML
3 28 (23.93%) .NET
4 26 (22.22%) HTML5
5 22 (18.80%) JSON
6 21 (17.95%) Web Services
7 20 (17.09%) Elastic Stack
8 19 (16.24%) AngularJS
9 18 (15.38%) XML
10 16 (13.68%) CSS3
11 15 (12.82%) ASP.NET
12 14 (11.97%) Node.js
12 14 (11.97%) Spring Boot
13 13 (11.11%) .NET Framework
14 11 (9.40%) jQuery
15 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (8.55%) React
15 10 (8.55%) RESTful
16 9 (7.69%) Angular 2
16 9 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Private Cloud
2 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.98%) User Experience
3 6 (5.13%) RIA
4 5 (4.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.42%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.42%) Reinsurance
6 3 (2.56%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.71%) Clustering
7 2 (1.71%) Wiki
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.61%) Linux
2 18 (15.38%) Windows
3 17 (14.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.26%) CentOS
4 12 (10.26%) Unix
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (55.56%) DevOps
3 46 (39.32%) Scrum
4 43 (36.75%) TDD
5 42 (35.90%) Test Automation
6 34 (29.06%) Configuration Management
7 31 (26.50%) Microservices
8 26 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (18.80%) BDD
10 19 (16.24%) Continuous Deployment
11 18 (15.38%) MVC
11 18 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 16 (13.68%) OOD
13 14 (11.97%) SDLC
13 14 (11.97%) Task Automation
14 12 (10.26%) Kanban
14 12 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (9.40%) ITIL
15 11 (9.40%) Mobile Development
15 11 (9.40%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 30 (25.64%) Java
3 29 (24.79%) Python
4 21 (17.95%) C#
5 17 (14.53%) TypeScript
6 15 (12.82%) Bash Shell
7 14 (11.97%) SQL
8 10 (8.55%) Perl
9 8 (6.84%) ActionScript
9 8 (6.84%) ActionScript 3.0
10 7 (5.98%) Ruby
11 4 (3.42%) C++
11 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.56%) Java 8
13 2 (1.71%) Groovy
13 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.71%) Scala
14 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.85%) Haskell
14 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (5.98%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.71%) DBS Check
2 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.38%) QA
2 6 (5.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 39 (33.33%) Docker
2 8 (6.84%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.85%) HDFS
4 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (27.35%) Puppet
2 28 (23.93%) Ansible
3 24 (20.51%) Terraform
4 11 (9.40%) Kubernetes
5 9 (7.69%) HAProxy
6 8 (6.84%) Consul
6 8 (6.84%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (5.98%) Grafana
8 6 (5.13%) Prometheus
9 4 (3.42%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (3.42%) Packer
9 4 (3.42%) Rancher
9 4 (3.42%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.56%) Nagios
11 2 (1.71%) Kibana
11 2 (1.71%) Nessus
12 1 (0.85%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.85%) logstash
12 1 (0.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Oracle
2 11 (9.40%) Dynatrace
3 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.98%) Google
5 4 (3.42%) Black Duck
5 4 (3.42%) VMware
6 3 (2.56%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.71%) Informatica
7 2 (1.71%) Splunk
8 1 (0.85%) Adobe
8 1 (0.85%) Citrix
8 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.85%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.85%) Pega
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) Sybase
8 1 (0.85%) webMethods