The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 30 March 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 18 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 13 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.66% 6.44% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 7.94% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 12
Median daily rate £485 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.11% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £445 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +16.66%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 221 189 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 79.21% 81.12% 86.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 147 232
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Oxford

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Oxford

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Oxford over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) Java
3 27 (75.00%) TDD
3 27 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 27 (75.00%) DevOps
4 26 (72.22%) SQL
5 22 (61.11%) Java EE
5 22 (61.11%) GitHub
6 20 (55.56%) Spring
6 20 (55.56%) Pair Programming
6 20 (55.56%) Scrum
7 19 (52.78%) Maven
7 19 (52.78%) Unit Testing
8 18 (50.00%) Mockito
8 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 18 (50.00%) JUnit
9 17 (47.22%) JBoss
9 17 (47.22%) WebSphere
10 16 (44.44%) BPEL
10 16 (44.44%) BPMN
11 15 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (41.67%) Publishing
12 13 (36.11%) Migration
12 13 (36.11%) WebSphere Process Server
13 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
13 11 (30.56%) Alfresco
14 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
15 8 (22.22%) SOAP
15 8 (22.22%) Web Services
15 8 (22.22%) RESTful

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 17 (47.22%) JBoss
1 17 (47.22%) WebSphere
2 15 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (36.11%) WebSphere Process Server
4 11 (30.56%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (61.11%) GitHub
2 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) IPv4
1 4 (11.11%) IPv6
1 4 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (52.78%) Maven
3 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 18 (50.00%) JUnit
3 18 (50.00%) Mockito
4 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
5 7 (19.44%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (13.89%) JIRA
7 4 (11.11%) Selenium
7 4 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (11.11%) Subversion
8 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
8 2 (5.56%) Gradle
9 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.78%) Babel
9 1 (2.78%) MSBuild
9 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
9 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 15 (41.67%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) Java Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Java Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Software Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) Java Software Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) ETL Developer
6 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) Java EE
2 20 (55.56%) Spring
3 8 (22.22%) RESTful
3 8 (22.22%) SOAP
3 8 (22.22%) Web Services
4 7 (19.44%) JSON
5 6 (16.67%) XML
6 5 (13.89%) Apache Camel
6 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
7 4 (11.11%) EJB
7 4 (11.11%) JMS
7 4 (11.11%) REST
7 4 (11.11%) XML Schema
8 3 (8.33%) Node.js
9 2 (5.56%) Ajax
9 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.56%) HTML
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
10 1 (2.78%) .NET
10 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) DevOps
2 27 (75.00%) TDD
3 20 (55.56%) Pair Programming
3 20 (55.56%) Scrum
4 19 (52.78%) Unit Testing
5 16 (44.44%) BPEL
5 16 (44.44%) BPMN
6 13 (36.11%) Migration
7 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
8 7 (19.44%) Automated Testing
8 7 (19.44%) ETL
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.67%) Data Management
9 6 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 4 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
12 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
12 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
5 2 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) ES6
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
1 7 (19.44%) Talend
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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