Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 21 16
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 +16
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 64 118 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.37% 9.49% 11.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 11.22% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 110 95
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +4.29%
10th Percentile £369 £368 £355
90th Percentile £581 £591 £560
South East median daily rate £488 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +11.43% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -19.19% +16.47% -10.53%

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 1,031 1,052 1,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 86.57% 84.57% 88.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 846 796
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £213
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 36
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% +17.95% -13.33%
10th Percentile £15.30 £13.67 £13.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £77.50 £45.88
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.67% -5.26% -

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -23 30 £500 - 15
Abingdon -7 6 - -
Kidlington +2 5 £450 +5.88% 4
Thame -7 1 £350 -15.15%
Continuous Integration
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 45 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) Test Automation
3 26 (40.63%) Open Source
3 26 (40.63%) Python
4 25 (39.06%) Java
5 22 (34.38%) DevOps
6 21 (32.81%) Scrum
7 20 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 19 (29.69%) Kubernetes
9 17 (26.56%) Web Services
9 17 (26.56%) Unit Testing
9 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 17 (26.56%) Spring
9 17 (26.56%) Software Testing
9 17 (26.56%) Spring Boot
9 17 (26.56%) MSBuild
9 17 (26.56%) Kafka
10 15 (23.44%) Test Strategy
11 14 (21.88%) Regression Testing
12 13 (20.31%) Linux
13 12 (18.75%) HTML
13 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 12 (18.75%) HTML5
13 12 (18.75%) Jenkins
13 12 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
13 12 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
14 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
15 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
15 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
15 10 (15.63%) Quote-to-Cash

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 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) GitHub
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) MSBuild
1 17 (26.56%) Visual Studio Team System
2 12 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.81%) JIRA
4 5 (7.81%) Selenium
5 2 (3.13%) CMake
5 2 (3.13%) Hudson
5 2 (3.13%) Moq
5 2 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.13%) webpack
6 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.56%) Gradle
6 1 (1.56%) Grunt
6 1 (1.56%) gulp
6 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.56%) TestNG
General
1 5 (7.81%) Billing
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.63%) Automation Tester
3 10 (15.63%) Tester
4 8 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 8 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (9.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (7.81%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (7.81%) HTML Developer
8 4 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Integration Tester
8 4 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) NoSQL Developer
8 4 (6.25%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) Kafka
1 17 (26.56%) Spring
1 17 (26.56%) Spring Boot
1 17 (26.56%) Web Services
2 12 (18.75%) HTML
2 12 (18.75%) HTML5
3 9 (14.06%) CSS
4 8 (12.50%) CSS3
4 8 (12.50%) Sass
5 7 (10.94%) jQuery
6 5 (7.81%) Handlebars
6 5 (7.81%) RequireJS
6 5 (7.81%) Symfony
6 5 (7.81%) Twig
7 4 (6.25%) Swagger
8 3 (4.69%) .NET
8 3 (4.69%) JSON
8 3 (4.69%) Node.js
8 3 (4.69%) React
8 3 (4.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Blog
2 6 (9.38%) User Experience
3 5 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.81%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.13%) Life Science
4 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (70.31%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.19%) Test Automation
3 26 (40.63%) Open Source
4 22 (34.38%) DevOps
5 21 (32.81%) Scrum
6 20 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (26.56%) Software Testing
7 17 (26.56%) Unit Testing
8 15 (23.44%) Test Strategy
9 14 (21.88%) Regression Testing
10 12 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
10 12 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
11 10 (15.63%) Quote-to-Cash
11 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
12 9 (14.06%) SDLC
12 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
12 9 (14.06%) Software Architecture
13 8 (12.50%) Microservices
14 6 (9.38%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
14 6 (9.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) Python
2 25 (39.06%) Java
3 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.06%) PHP
5 6 (9.38%) C#
6 5 (7.81%) SQL
7 4 (6.25%) Java 8
7 4 (6.25%) Scala
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) ES6
8 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.56%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) GDPR
2 2 (3.13%) HIPAA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) Kubernetes
2 10 (15.63%) Ansible
3 3 (4.69%) Puppet
4 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (1.56%) Google
3 1 (1.56%) New Relic