Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 42 32
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +34
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 72 74 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.81% 5.70% 7.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 6.55% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 59 68
North East median daily rate £470 £475 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.05% +16.78% -9.61%
10th Percentile £323 £346 £259
90th Percentile £592 £665 £536
England median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £42.50 -
England median hourly rate £46.50 £50.00 £45.69
% change year-on-year -7.00% +9.45% +1.52%

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 1,061 1,130 1,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 85.56% 87.06% 89.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 773 845
North East median daily rate £425 £381 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% +3.04% +5.71%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £575 £560 £536
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 45
North East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -39.66% +8.26%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.95
90th Percentile £45.25 £43.75 £42.60
England median hourly rate £24.58 £22.00 £25.06
% change year-on-year +11.70% -12.21% +8.96%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 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 -1 46 £500 +5.26% 4
Durham +4 22 £426 +3.27%
Teesside - 4 £325 -
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 45 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 44 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (43.06%) Scrum
4 27 (37.50%) TDD
4 27 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (36.11%) DevOps
5 26 (36.11%) C#
5 26 (36.11%) .NET
6 25 (34.72%) Jenkins
6 25 (34.72%) Kanban
7 21 (29.17%) Puppet
8 20 (27.78%) JIRA
9 19 (26.39%) Java
9 19 (26.39%) AngularJS
10 18 (25.00%) Linux
11 17 (23.61%) SQL
11 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
12 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 16 (22.22%) Docker
12 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (20.83%) Ansible
13 15 (20.83%) Microservices
13 15 (20.83%) Web Services
13 15 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (18.06%) Confluence
14 13 (18.06%) BDD
15 12 (16.67%) HTML5
15 12 (16.67%) User Stories
15 12 (16.67%) CSS

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 13 (18.06%) Confluence
2 3 (4.17%) nginx
2 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Documentum
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 27 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (13.89%) Amazon S3
4 6 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (6.94%) GitHub
5 5 (6.94%) Slack
6 4 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (5.56%) IaaS
6 4 (5.56%) PaaS
6 4 (5.56%) Route 53
6 4 (5.56%) Serverless
7 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.78%) Boomi
8 2 (2.78%) CloudFront
8 2 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) HTTP
2 4 (5.56%) Firewall
2 4 (5.56%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.39%) DSL
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.56%) MySQL
4 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Jenkins
2 20 (27.78%) JIRA
3 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 12 (16.67%) Selenium
5 11 (15.28%) Maven
6 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 9 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (11.11%) GitLab
7 8 (11.11%) Protractor
8 7 (9.72%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (8.33%) JMeter
9 6 (8.33%) SonarQube
9 6 (8.33%) TeamCity
10 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
11 3 (4.17%) SpecFlow
12 2 (2.78%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.78%) GoCD
12 2 (2.78%) Jasmine
12 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Developer
2 16 (22.22%) Architect
3 9 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Tester
5 6 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Lead Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Pega Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Automation Tester
7 4 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum Master
7 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.17%) Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.11%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) AngularJS
3 15 (20.83%) Web Services
4 12 (16.67%) CSS
4 12 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
4 12 (16.67%) HTML
4 12 (16.67%) HTML5
5 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (11.11%) Node.js
7 6 (8.33%) JSON
8 5 (6.94%) React
8 5 (6.94%) REST
8 5 (6.94%) Spring
8 5 (6.94%) XML
9 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.56%) RESTful
10 3 (4.17%) .NET Core
10 3 (4.17%) CSS3
10 3 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Algorithms
2 5 (6.94%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.94%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.78%) RIA
5 2 (2.78%) Wiki
6 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (11.11%) CentOS
3 7 (9.72%) Windows
4 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.94%) Unix
6 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 44 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (43.06%) Scrum
4 27 (37.50%) TDD
5 26 (36.11%) DevOps
6 25 (34.72%) Kanban
7 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
8 15 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (20.83%) Microservices
9 13 (18.06%) BDD
10 12 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 12 (16.67%) User Stories
11 11 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (15.28%) Open Source
11 11 (15.28%) Task Automation
12 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
13 8 (11.11%) Decision-Making
13 8 (11.11%) Multithreading
13 8 (11.11%) MVC
13 8 (11.11%) Non-Blocking Code
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) C#
2 19 (26.39%) Java
3 17 (23.61%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.28%) Python
6 5 (6.94%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.56%) Perl
7 4 (5.56%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.78%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.78%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (2.78%) Groovy
9 2 (2.78%) Scala
10 1 (1.39%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.39%) Haskell
10 1 (1.39%) SOQL
10 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.78%) MCSE
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) GDPR
2 1 (1.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (22.22%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (29.17%) Puppet
2 15 (20.83%) Ansible
3 11 (15.28%) Terraform
4 9 (12.50%) Grafana
5 8 (11.11%) Kubernetes
6 6 (8.33%) Packer
7 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (6.94%) ZABBIX
8 4 (5.56%) HAProxy
8 4 (5.56%) Prometheus
8 4 (5.56%) Rancher
9 3 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (4.17%) Nagios
10 2 (2.78%) Consul
10 2 (2.78%) Istio
10 2 (2.78%) Kibana
10 2 (2.78%) Rundeck
11 1 (1.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Pega
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Black Duck
4 3 (4.17%) Dynatrace
4 3 (4.17%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
6 1 (1.39%) Google
6 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.39%) webMethods