Period
to 15 December 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 15 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
England > North East
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 32 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 +19 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 119 79 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.04% 6.42% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.17% 7.52% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 90 98
North East median daily rate £500 £431 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -1.48% +3.00%
10th Percentile £373 £313 £300
90th Percentile £561 £638 £508
England median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median hourly rate - £46.25 -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £49.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -21.72% +28.57% -3.14%

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 1,170 1,050 2,268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 88.84% 85.37% 87.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 710 1,557
North East median daily rate £408 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +5.63% -13.41%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £230
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 38 101
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £20.25 £26.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.86% -23.80% +54.06%
10th Percentile £10.38 £9.78 £11.05
90th Percentile £45.15 £50.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £22.20 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.22% +8.25% +4.98%

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 15 December 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 15 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
Tyne and Wear +13 79 £500 +5.26% 26
Durham +2 34 £450 +9.09% 5
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 North East region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 80 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (60.50%) DevOps
3 64 (53.78%) Jenkins
4 55 (46.22%) Test Automation
5 49 (41.18%) Scrum
6 48 (40.34%) Linux
7 45 (37.82%) Docker
8 40 (33.61%) TDD
8 40 (33.61%) JavaScript
8 40 (33.61%) Configuration Management
8 40 (33.61%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (31.93%) Amazon AWS
9 38 (31.93%) Puppet
9 38 (31.93%) CSS
10 36 (30.25%) Python
11 35 (29.41%) HTML
11 35 (29.41%) Git (software)
12 34 (28.57%) JIRA
13 32 (26.89%) Maven
14 31 (26.05%) Ansible
15 30 (25.21%) Microservices
16 29 (24.37%) Java
16 29 (24.37%) .NET
16 29 (24.37%) HTML5
16 29 (24.37%) Confluence
17 28 (23.53%) Windows
18 26 (21.85%) C#
19 24 (20.17%) AngularJS
20 23 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
20 23 (19.33%) Elastic Stack

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 29 (24.37%) Confluence
2 10 (8.40%) nginx
3 9 (7.56%) NServiceBus
4 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (5.04%) JBoss
7 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.36%) Apache
8 4 (3.36%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.52%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (33.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (31.93%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (12.61%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (10.92%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (10.08%) Amazon S3
6 9 (7.56%) Slack
7 8 (6.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (5.04%) GitHub
10 5 (4.20%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (4.20%) Route 53
10 5 (4.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (3.36%) Google Analytics
11 4 (3.36%) iPaaS
12 3 (2.52%) BrowserStack
12 3 (2.52%) IaaS
13 2 (1.68%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (1.68%) PaaS
13 2 (1.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) HTTP
2 8 (6.72%) Firewall
3 7 (5.88%) VLAN
4 5 (4.20%) Internet
4 5 (4.20%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (3.36%) SSL
5 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.84%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 13 (10.92%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.04%) MySQL
6 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.36%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.52%) ZAP BI
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.84%) Big Data
11 1 (0.84%) KDB
11 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.84%) SQLite
11 1 (0.84%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 64 (53.78%) Jenkins
2 35 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 34 (28.57%) JIRA
4 32 (26.89%) Maven
5 22 (18.49%) Selenium
6 21 (17.65%) GitLab
7 19 (15.97%) Cucumber
7 19 (15.97%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (15.13%) JUnit
9 13 (10.92%) JMeter
9 13 (10.92%) Protractor
10 10 (8.40%) Grunt
10 10 (8.40%) SonarQube
10 10 (8.40%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (7.56%) Jasmine
12 8 (6.72%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (5.04%) Bower
13 6 (5.04%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (5.04%) Subversion
14 4 (3.36%) gulp
General
1 6 (5.04%) Finance
2 1 (0.84%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (44.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (34.45%) Developer
3 10 (8.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (7.56%) .NET Developer
4 9 (7.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (6.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (6.72%) C# Developer
5 8 (6.72%) Software Developer
6 7 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Azure Developer
6 7 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (4.20%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.20%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (4.20%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (31.93%) CSS
2 35 (29.41%) HTML
3 29 (24.37%) .NET
3 29 (24.37%) HTML5
4 24 (20.17%) AngularJS
5 23 (19.33%) Elastic Stack
6 20 (16.81%) Node.js
6 20 (16.81%) Web Services
7 18 (15.13%) JSON
8 17 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 16 (13.45%) CSS3
9 16 (13.45%) jQuery
9 16 (13.45%) XML
10 13 (10.92%) .NET Framework
11 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (10.08%) React
11 12 (10.08%) REST
12 11 (9.24%) YAML
13 10 (8.40%) Spring Boot
14 9 (7.56%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.76%) User Experience
2 11 (9.24%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.36%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.36%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.52%) RIA
6 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Wiki
7 1 (0.84%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.34%) Linux
2 28 (23.53%) Windows
3 16 (13.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.08%) CentOS
4 12 (10.08%) Unix
5 4 (3.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (60.50%) DevOps
3 55 (46.22%) Test Automation
4 49 (41.18%) Scrum
5 40 (33.61%) Configuration Management
5 40 (33.61%) TDD
6 30 (25.21%) Microservices
7 23 (19.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 22 (18.49%) BDD
9 21 (17.65%) MVC
10 20 (16.81%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (16.81%) Software Engineering
10 20 (16.81%) Task Automation
11 19 (15.97%) Continuous Deployment
12 17 (14.29%) SDLC
13 16 (13.45%) Kanban
14 13 (10.92%) Multithreading
14 13 (10.92%) Open Source
14 13 (10.92%) SOA
15 12 (10.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.61%) JavaScript
2 36 (30.25%) Python
3 29 (24.37%) Java
4 26 (21.85%) C#
5 19 (15.97%) Perl
6 18 (15.13%) SQL
7 16 (13.45%) Ruby
8 14 (11.76%) TypeScript
9 10 (8.40%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.04%) Scala
11 5 (4.20%) ActionScript
11 5 (4.20%) ActionScript 3.0
11 5 (4.20%) C++
11 5 (4.20%) Groovy
12 4 (3.36%) Haskell
12 4 (3.36%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.52%) Java 8
14 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.84%) R
15 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.68%) DBS Check
2 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.45%) QA
2 7 (5.88%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (37.82%) Docker
2 5 (4.20%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.68%) vSphere
4 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.84%) HDFS
4 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (31.93%) Puppet
2 31 (26.05%) Ansible
3 19 (15.97%) Terraform
4 14 (11.76%) Kubernetes
5 11 (9.24%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (9.24%) Grafana
5 11 (9.24%) ZABBIX
6 10 (8.40%) Nagios
6 10 (8.40%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (5.88%) Prometheus
8 6 (5.04%) Consul
9 5 (4.20%) HAProxy
9 5 (4.20%) Packer
9 5 (4.20%) Rancher
10 4 (3.36%) Kibana
11 2 (1.68%) Nessus
12 1 (0.84%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (12.61%) Oracle
2 10 (8.40%) Google
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) Riverbed
3 7 (5.88%) Dynatrace
4 5 (4.20%) Black Duck
5 4 (3.36%) Adobe
5 4 (3.36%) webMethods
6 2 (1.68%) Informatica
6 2 (1.68%) Pega
6 2 (1.68%) Splunk
6 2 (1.68%) VMware
7 1 (0.84%) Citrix
7 1 (0.84%) Dell
7 1 (0.84%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.84%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.84%) Sybase