Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 17 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 Delivery
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 87 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 +10
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 20 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.27% 0.63% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.75% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
Reading median daily rate £520 £320 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -13.22% -26.25%
10th Percentile £470 £305 £303
90th Percentile £619 £458 £451
Berkshire median daily rate £520 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +30.00% - -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Delivery 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,364 1,070 1,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.27% 83.72% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 649 607
Reading median daily rate £438 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.24% +0.13% -
10th Percentile £216 £270 £234
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 39 42
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% -39.13% -25.57%
10th Percentile £20.00 £10.75 £14.25
90th Percentile £61.25 £39.75 £55.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year +51.72% -20.55% -28.53%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Reading

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in Reading

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Reading over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 Reading region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 16 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (70.00%) DevOps
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (65.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (60.00%) SQL
6 11 (55.00%) Security Testing
6 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (55.00%) Power BI
6 11 (55.00%) IaaS
7 10 (50.00%) Analytics
7 10 (50.00%) PaaS
7 10 (50.00%) HDInsight
7 10 (50.00%) Data Lake
7 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (50.00%) Scrum
7 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (45.00%) Windows
8 9 (45.00%) Data Management
8 9 (45.00%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (35.00%) Data Science
10 7 (35.00%) Data-Driven Testing
11 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
12 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
13 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 4 (20.00%) Web Services
13 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) nginx
1 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (55.00%) IaaS
3 10 (50.00%) PaaS
4 3 (15.00%) SaaS
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (10.00%) npm
6 1 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (5.00%) Datadog
6 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Power BI
2 10 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 10 (50.00%) HDInsight
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.00%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.00%) webpack
5 2 (10.00%) Maven
6 1 (5.00%) Buildbot
6 1 (5.00%) Gatling
6 1 (5.00%) Grunt
6 1 (5.00%) JIRA
6 1 (5.00%) JMeter
6 1 (5.00%) Mockito
6 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
6 1 (5.00%) NUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium
6 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (5.00%) Subversion
6 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Azure DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) JMS
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) JSON
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP
5 1 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) Sensu
5 1 (5.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Social Media
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) DevOps
4 11 (55.00%) Security Testing
5 10 (50.00%) Analytics
5 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (50.00%) Scrum
6 9 (45.00%) Data Management
7 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
8 7 (35.00%) Data Science
8 7 (35.00%) Data-Driven Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.00%) API Development
10 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
10 3 (15.00%) Web Development
11 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
11 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 2 (10.00%) Kanban
11 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Grafana
2 1 (5.00%) Graphite
2 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.00%) logstash
2 1 (5.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (5.00%) Suricata
2 1 (5.00%) Terraform
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Qualys
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Splunk