Period
to 22 January 2019

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 6 months to 22 January 2019 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
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 21 52
Rank change year-on-year -13 +31 +5
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 252 304 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.32% 6.43% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 7.44% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 190 108
Scotland median daily rate £425 £406 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +4.84% +4.03%
10th Percentile £356 £293 £318
90th Percentile £544 £588 £479
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -14.14% +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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,157 4,087 3,150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.83% 86.39% 85.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,284 2,371 1,829
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £244 £250 £245
90th Percentile £563 £549 £500
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 88 102
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £21.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.48% -14.29% +12.64%
10th Percentile £12.21 £11.22 £10.05
90th Percentile £44.29 £38.96 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £23.49 £23.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year +2.13% -0.41% -1.72%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Edinburgh -13 129 £410 -3.53% 25
Glasgow -7 98 £464 +22.04% 24
West Lothian 0 9 £305 -26.51% 3
Dundee -2 5 £325 +44.44% 1
Fife - 3 £425 -
Stirling - 1 - - 1
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Continuous Integration
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 163 (64.68%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (45.24%) Java
3 100 (39.68%) Jenkins
4 93 (36.90%) Test Automation
5 90 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 82 (32.54%) JavaScript
7 79 (31.35%) Linux
8 78 (30.95%) TDD
9 74 (29.37%) Scrum
10 71 (28.17%) HTML
10 71 (28.17%) DevOps
11 68 (26.98%) CSS
12 67 (26.59%) Spring
13 66 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
14 58 (23.02%) Continuous Delivery
15 57 (22.62%) Ansible
16 56 (22.22%) Python
17 55 (21.83%) Finance
18 51 (20.24%) React
19 47 (18.65%) REST
19 47 (18.65%) SQL
20 45 (17.86%) JIRA
20 45 (17.86%) HTML5
21 42 (16.67%) Oracle
22 41 (16.27%) Unix
23 39 (15.48%) Web Services
24 37 (14.68%) Analytics
25 36 (14.29%) BDD
26 34 (13.49%) .NET
26 34 (13.49%) Banking

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 15 (5.95%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (3.57%) JBoss
3 8 (3.17%) Apache
3 8 (3.17%) IIS
3 8 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.98%) Mule
4 5 (1.98%) Mule ESB
5 4 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.19%) nginx
6 3 (1.19%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.40%) Confluence
8 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.79%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 66 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.75%) AWS CloudFormation
2 17 (6.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.56%) SaaS
4 10 (3.97%) Office 365
5 8 (3.17%) Datadog
5 8 (3.17%) GitHub
5 8 (3.17%) OpenShift
5 8 (3.17%) Serverless
6 7 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.78%) IaaS
6 7 (2.78%) npm
7 6 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (2.38%) Yarn
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.19%) Firebase
9 3 (1.19%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.37%) Firewall
2 7 (2.78%) AMQP
3 2 (0.79%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.40%) DHCP
4 1 (0.40%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) HTTP
4 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 21 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 18 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 13 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (4.37%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.97%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.17%) DB2
9 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.59%) Big Data
10 4 (1.59%) MSDE
10 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.59%) SQLite
11 3 (1.19%) MySQL
12 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 100 (39.68%) Jenkins
2 90 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 45 (17.86%) JIRA
4 28 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 28 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 27 (10.71%) Selenium
6 25 (9.92%) Maven
7 23 (9.13%) JUnit
8 16 (6.35%) Visual Studio
9 15 (5.95%) Bitbucket
9 15 (5.95%) Subversion
9 15 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (5.16%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (4.76%) Artifactory
11 12 (4.76%) GitLab
11 12 (4.76%) Mockito
12 11 (4.37%) FitNesse
12 11 (4.37%) GoCD
12 11 (4.37%) Protractor
12 11 (4.37%) webpack
General
1 55 (21.83%) Finance
2 34 (13.49%) Banking
3 11 (4.37%) Games
4 6 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.38%) Law
5 2 (0.79%) Front Office
5 2 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (51.59%) Developer
2 43 (17.06%) Java Developer
3 36 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (12.30%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 18 (7.14%) React Developer
7 17 (6.75%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (5.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 12 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
10 12 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.37%) Consultant
11 11 (4.37%) Python Developer
12 10 (3.97%) Scrum Master
12 10 (3.97%) Software Developer
13 9 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
14 8 (3.17%) Architect
14 8 (3.17%) Software Engineer
15 7 (2.78%) .NET Developer
15 7 (2.78%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (28.17%) HTML
2 68 (26.98%) CSS
3 67 (26.59%) Spring
4 51 (20.24%) React
5 47 (18.65%) REST
6 45 (17.86%) HTML5
7 39 (15.48%) Web Services
8 34 (13.49%) .NET
9 32 (12.70%) AngularJS
10 31 (12.30%) Spring Boot
11 30 (11.90%) SOAP
12 25 (9.92%) CSS3
12 25 (9.92%) Redux
13 22 (8.73%) Apache Camel
14 21 (8.33%) RESTful
15 19 (7.54%) ASP.NET
15 19 (7.54%) RabbitMQ
16 17 (6.75%) Jest
16 17 (6.75%) jQuery
16 17 (6.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.14%) User Experience
2 17 (6.75%) Public Cloud
3 8 (3.17%) Private Cloud
4 7 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.38%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.59%) Wiki
7 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.79%) Equities
9 1 (0.40%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.40%) Blog
9 1 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.40%) Fintech
9 1 (0.40%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (31.35%) Linux
2 41 (16.27%) Unix
3 32 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (7.94%) Windows
5 10 (3.97%) CentOS
5 10 (3.97%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.17%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.79%) Android
8 2 (0.79%) Solaris
9 1 (0.40%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (64.68%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (36.90%) Test Automation
3 78 (30.95%) TDD
4 74 (29.37%) Scrum
5 71 (28.17%) DevOps
6 58 (23.02%) Continuous Delivery
7 37 (14.68%) Analytics
8 36 (14.29%) BDD
9 30 (11.90%) Kanban
10 27 (10.71%) Microservices
10 27 (10.71%) OO
11 24 (9.52%) SDLC
12 23 (9.13%) Software Engineering
12 23 (9.13%) Web Development
13 22 (8.73%) Configuration Management
13 22 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (8.33%) MVC
15 20 (7.94%) Unit Testing
16 18 (7.14%) Integration Testing
17 17 (6.75%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 114 (45.24%) Java
2 82 (32.54%) JavaScript
3 56 (22.22%) Python
4 47 (18.65%) SQL
5 32 (12.70%) C#
6 20 (7.94%) Perl
7 17 (6.75%) ES6
8 16 (6.35%) Java 8
9 13 (5.16%) Bash Shell
9 13 (5.16%) Ruby
10 12 (4.76%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.37%) Groovy
12 10 (3.97%) Scala
12 10 (3.97%) TypeScript
13 7 (2.78%) C++
14 6 (2.38%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.59%) Korn
16 3 (1.19%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.19%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.16%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.37%) Degree
4 7 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.59%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (12.30%) Docker
2 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.79%) XenApp
2 2 (0.79%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.40%) Firmware
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.40%) NFS
3 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 57 (22.62%) Ansible
2 31 (12.30%) Puppet
3 22 (8.73%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (6.75%) Kubernetes
5 15 (5.95%) Terraform
6 8 (3.17%) Graphite
6 8 (3.17%) HAProxy
6 8 (3.17%) Icinga
7 7 (2.78%) Kibana
7 7 (2.78%) Nagios
8 4 (1.59%) logstash
8 4 (1.59%) Packer
9 3 (1.19%) Rancher
9 3 (1.19%) Salt
10 2 (0.79%) SELinux
10 2 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.40%) CA Service Virtualization
11 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 42 (16.67%) Oracle
2 15 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.56%) IBM
4 10 (3.97%) VMware
5 9 (3.57%) Google
5 9 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.17%) Splunk
7 7 (2.78%) New Relic
8 6 (2.38%) AppDynamics
8 6 (2.38%) Micro Focus
9 3 (1.19%) Apple
9 3 (1.19%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.19%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.19%) Twitter
10 2 (0.79%) Citrix
11 1 (0.40%) CA
11 1 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (0.40%) EMC
11 1 (0.40%) NetApp
11 1 (0.40%) Veritas