The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 June 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 51 78
Rank change year-on-year -6 +27  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 64 112 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.96% 3.81% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 4.45% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 59 38
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £260 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £482 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +8.57%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1783 2515 2469
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.36% 85.57% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1433 1286
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 58 65
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.92 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.80 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Scotland

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Scotland

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in Scotland

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -26 31 £375 - 11
Glasgow +7 20 £311 -9.45% 9
West Lothian - 9 £415 -
Renfrewshire - 4 £440 -
Continuous Integration
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 92 (70.23%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (53.44%) Java
3 55 (41.98%) Scrum
4 51 (38.93%) Test Automation
5 49 (37.40%) TDD
6 47 (35.88%) Git (software)
7 41 (31.30%) JavaScript
8 39 (29.77%) AngularJS
8 39 (29.77%) Jenkins
9 38 (29.01%) HTML
10 37 (28.24%) C#
10 37 (28.24%) .NET
11 33 (25.19%) Selenium
12 31 (23.66%) Puppet
12 31 (23.66%) Spring
13 30 (22.90%) BDD
14 28 (21.37%) CSS
15 26 (19.85%) MVC
16 25 (19.08%) Web Services
16 25 (19.08%) Microsoft
16 25 (19.08%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (18.32%) Security Cleared
17 24 (18.32%) Open Source
17 24 (18.32%) Continuous Delivery
18 23 (17.56%) Maven
19 22 (16.79%) Windows
19 22 (16.79%) IIS
19 22 (16.79%) SC Cleared
20 21 (16.03%) PowerShell
20 21 (16.03%) Cucumber

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (16.79%) IIS
2 9 (6.87%) CMS
2 9 (6.87%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.34%) JBoss
4 6 (4.58%) Apache
5 5 (3.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.05%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (2.29%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.53%) Confluence
8 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.76%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.29%) GitHub
2 3 (2.29%) Sauce Labs
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.53%) iTunes
3 2 (1.53%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.53%) PaaS
4 1 (0.76%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) HTTP
1 2 (1.53%) VXLAN
2 1 (0.76%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) LDAP
2 1 (0.76%) SMS
2 1 (0.76%) SSH
2 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.16%) MySQL
1 12 (9.16%) Oracle Database
1 12 (9.16%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (7.63%) NoSQL
2 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.34%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 47 (35.88%) Git (software)
2 39 (29.77%) Jenkins
3 33 (25.19%) Selenium
4 25 (19.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (17.56%) Maven
6 21 (16.03%) Cucumber
7 18 (13.74%) Subversion
8 10 (7.63%) JIRA
8 10 (7.63%) WebDriver
9 9 (6.87%) SoapUI
10 7 (5.34%) Bugzilla
11 6 (4.58%) Ant
11 6 (4.58%) TeamCity
12 5 (3.82%) Eclipse
12 5 (3.82%) Jasmine
12 5 (3.82%) JUnit
12 5 (3.82%) LoadRunner
13 4 (3.05%) Bower
13 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
14 3 (2.29%) Xcode
General
1 12 (9.16%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Banking
3 1 (0.76%) Law
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (40.46%) Developer
2 27 (20.61%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.50%) Automation Engineer
4 15 (11.45%) Senior Developer
5 13 (9.92%) PowerShell Engineer
6 11 (8.40%) Scrum Master
7 10 (7.63%) Tester
8 9 (6.87%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.87%) Web Developer
9 8 (6.11%) C# Developer
9 8 (6.11%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (5.34%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.34%) Senior Test Engineer
10 7 (5.34%) Senior Web Developer
11 6 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (3.82%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Angular Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Architect
12 5 (3.82%) Automation Tester
12 5 (3.82%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (29.77%) AngularJS
2 38 (29.01%) HTML
3 37 (28.24%) .NET
4 31 (23.66%) Spring
5 28 (21.37%) CSS
6 25 (19.08%) Web Services
7 17 (12.98%) J2EE
7 17 (12.98%) jQuery
8 16 (12.21%) Hibernate
8 16 (12.21%) HTML5
9 14 (10.69%) REST
10 13 (9.92%) JSON
11 12 (9.16%) CSS3
12 10 (7.63%) React
13 9 (6.87%) Java EE
13 9 (6.87%) RESTful
13 9 (6.87%) XML
14 8 (6.11%) .NET Framework
14 8 (6.11%) Angular 2
14 8 (6.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.40%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (4.58%) User Experience
4 4 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.53%) Animation
6 2 (1.53%) Apple TV
6 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.53%) iPad
6 2 (1.53%) iPhone
7 1 (0.76%) Fintech
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.79%) Windows
2 21 (16.03%) Windows Server
2 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (13.74%) Linux
4 5 (3.82%) Unix
5 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (70.23%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (41.98%) Scrum
3 51 (38.93%) Test Automation
4 49 (37.40%) TDD
5 30 (22.90%) BDD
6 26 (19.85%) MVC
7 24 (18.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (18.32%) Open Source
8 20 (15.27%) Web Development
9 19 (14.50%) Kanban
10 18 (13.74%) DevOps
11 16 (12.21%) Software Engineering
12 14 (10.69%) Continuous Deployment
13 13 (9.92%) SDLC
14 12 (9.16%) SOA
15 11 (8.40%) OO
16 10 (7.63%) User Stories
17 9 (6.87%) Risk Management
17 9 (6.87%) Unit Testing
18 8 (6.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 70 (53.44%) Java
2 41 (31.30%) JavaScript
3 37 (28.24%) C#
4 21 (16.03%) PowerShell
4 21 (16.03%) XAML
5 19 (14.50%) Python
6 11 (8.40%) SQL
7 5 (3.82%) ES6
7 5 (3.82%) Ruby
8 4 (3.05%) Apple Swift
8 4 (3.05%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.29%) PHP
10 2 (1.53%) Perl
10 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.53%) Scala
10 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) C++
11 1 (0.76%) COBOL
11 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 22 (16.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.82%) Degree
4 2 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.53%) VCAP
4 2 (1.53%) VCP6
4 2 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.53%) vSphere
3 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (23.66%) Puppet
2 6 (4.58%) Ansible
3 5 (3.82%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (3.82%) OpenView
4 3 (2.29%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.53%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (1.53%) vRealize
6 1 (0.76%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.76%) Graphite
6 1 (0.76%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.76%) Icinga
Vendors
1 25 (19.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.50%) Oracle
3 7 (5.34%) CA Agile Central
3 7 (5.34%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.82%) HP
5 3 (2.29%) CA
5 3 (2.29%) VMware
6 2 (1.53%) Apple
6 2 (1.53%) Telerik
6 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.76%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.76%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.76%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.76%) Perforce
7 1 (0.76%) Splunk
Scotland
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £535.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago