Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 September 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 18 16
Rank change year-on-year -19 -2 +21
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 62 112 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.02% 9.59% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 11.27% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 95 88
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £525 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +28.05% -3.53%
10th Percentile £369 £389 £338
90th Percentile £738 £585 £501
South East median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -12.63% +18.75% -15.79%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,086 994 1,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.01% 85.10% 84.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 768 755
Oxfordshire median daily rate £440 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £258
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +5.07% +3.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 35
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.00 £19.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +12.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.75 £12.08 £12.72
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £42.10
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.01% -11.11% -

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Oxfordshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Oxfordshire

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Oxfordshire

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Oxford -27 28 £500 -4.76% 12
Kidlington 0 6 £575 +40.24% 2
Abingdon -7 6 - - 2
Thame -7 1 £350 -15.15% 1
Continuous Integration
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Java
3 25 (40.32%) Open Source
4 24 (38.71%) Test Automation
5 21 (33.87%) Python
5 21 (33.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (32.26%) Scrum
7 19 (30.65%) Linux
8 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio Team System
8 17 (27.42%) Software Testing
8 17 (27.42%) MSBuild
9 16 (25.81%) Kafka
9 16 (25.81%) Spring Boot
9 16 (25.81%) Spring
9 16 (25.81%) Unit Testing
9 16 (25.81%) Web Services
10 15 (24.19%) Microservices
10 15 (24.19%) Test Strategy
11 14 (22.58%) HTML5
11 14 (22.58%) DevOps
11 14 (22.58%) Kubernetes
11 14 (22.58%) Regression Testing
11 14 (22.58%) HTML
12 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
13 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
13 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (19.35%) Defect Tracking
13 12 (19.35%) Acceptance Criteria
14 11 (17.74%) SDLC
14 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (3.23%) Apache
1 2 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.61%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) SaaS
3 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
4 1 (1.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
1 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) MSBuild
1 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio Team System
2 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.84%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) CMake
5 2 (3.23%) Gradle
5 2 (3.23%) Moq
5 2 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.23%) webpack
6 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.61%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.61%) GitLab
6 1 (1.61%) Grunt
6 1 (1.61%) gulp
6 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Billing
2 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.45%) Publishing
3 2 (3.23%) Electronics
3 2 (3.23%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Automation Tester
3 10 (16.13%) Tester
4 9 (14.52%) Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Agile Developer
5 8 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) AWS Architect
8 5 (8.06%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (8.06%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (8.06%) HTML Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) Kafka
1 16 (25.81%) Spring
1 16 (25.81%) Spring Boot
1 16 (25.81%) Web Services
2 14 (22.58%) HTML
2 14 (22.58%) HTML5
3 10 (16.13%) CSS
4 9 (14.52%) CSS3
5 8 (12.90%) jQuery
5 8 (12.90%) Node.js
5 8 (12.90%) Sass
6 6 (9.68%) Symfony
7 5 (8.06%) Handlebars
7 5 (8.06%) RequireJS
7 5 (8.06%) Twig
8 3 (4.84%) .NET
8 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.84%) React
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Blog
2 6 (9.68%) Public Cloud
2 6 (9.68%) User Experience
3 5 (8.06%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.23%) Life Science
6 1 (1.61%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.65%) Linux
2 11 (17.74%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) Open Source
3 24 (38.71%) Test Automation
4 21 (33.87%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (32.26%) Scrum
6 17 (27.42%) Software Testing
7 16 (25.81%) Unit Testing
8 15 (24.19%) Microservices
8 15 (24.19%) Test Strategy
9 14 (22.58%) DevOps
9 14 (22.58%) Regression Testing
10 12 (19.35%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (19.35%) Defect Tracking
11 11 (17.74%) SDLC
11 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.52%) Quote-to-Cash
12 9 (14.52%) Service Delivery
12 9 (14.52%) Software Architecture
13 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
13 7 (11.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) Java
2 21 (33.87%) Python
3 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.74%) C#
5 8 (12.90%) Scala
6 6 (9.68%) PHP
7 4 (6.45%) Java 8
8 3 (4.84%) SQL
9 2 (3.23%) C++
9 2 (3.23%) ES6
9 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) GDPR
2 6 (9.68%) HIPAA
2 6 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) Kubernetes
2 6 (9.68%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) New Relic
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) Google
3 1 (1.61%) PagerDuty
3 1 (1.61%) Splunk