Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 31 42
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +32
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 305 251 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.81% 5.07% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 5.94% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 159 120
Scotland median daily rate £425 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +14.58% -4.00%
10th Percentile £345 £300 £260
90th Percentile £575 £578 £500
UK median daily rate £500 £493 £475
% change year-on-year +1.52% +3.68% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% -3.85%

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 4,614 4,224 3,681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.90% 85.39% 84.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,500 2,388 2,153
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £250
90th Percentile £551 £538 £488
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 107 96
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.08% +17.07% -3.53%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.15 £9.69
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.35% +2.22% +2.27%

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 19 November 2018.

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 19 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
Edinburgh 0 158 £425 +1.49% 27
Glasgow +8 121 £500 +31.58% 23
West Lothian -3 7 £305 -26.51% 1
Dundee - 5 £325 - 2
Continuous Integration
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 196 (64.26%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (47.87%) Java
3 98 (32.13%) Test Automation
4 95 (31.15%) Git (software)
4 95 (31.15%) Jenkins
5 93 (30.49%) JavaScript
6 86 (28.20%) TDD
7 83 (27.21%) Amazon AWS
8 82 (26.89%) Microservices
9 81 (26.56%) Linux
10 75 (24.59%) SQL
11 74 (24.26%) DevOps
12 73 (23.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 73 (23.93%) Python
12 73 (23.93%) Scrum
13 70 (22.95%) CSS
14 69 (22.62%) HTML
15 64 (20.98%) .NET
16 61 (20.00%) Oracle
16 61 (20.00%) Finance
16 61 (20.00%) Ansible
17 57 (18.69%) React
18 55 (18.03%) Spring
19 52 (17.05%) REST
20 49 (16.07%) C#
21 48 (15.74%) Web Services
22 47 (15.41%) Unix
22 47 (15.41%) Analytics
23 46 (15.08%) HTML5
24 44 (14.43%) SQL Server

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 18 (5.90%) Cloud Foundry
2 11 (3.61%) Apache
2 11 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (3.28%) JBoss
4 7 (2.30%) IIS
4 7 (2.30%) nginx
5 5 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.31%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.98%) Mule
7 3 (0.98%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.66%) CMS
8 2 (0.66%) Drupal
8 2 (0.66%) MODX
8 2 (0.66%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.66%) WordPress
9 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.66%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 83 (27.21%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (7.87%) SaaS
4 19 (6.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (5.57%) npm
6 14 (4.59%) Yarn
7 12 (3.93%) Office 365
7 12 (3.93%) OpenShift
8 10 (3.28%) IaaS
9 9 (2.95%) Datadog
10 8 (2.62%) PaaS
11 7 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (1.97%) GitHub
12 6 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (1.64%) Serverless
13 5 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (1.31%) Tricentis Tosca
15 3 (0.98%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.59%) Firewall
2 5 (1.64%) AMQP
3 3 (0.98%) DNS
4 2 (0.66%) HTTP
5 1 (0.33%) DHCP
5 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.33%) Network Security
5 1 (0.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 42 (13.77%) NoSQL
3 39 (12.79%) MongoDB
4 28 (9.18%) Oracle Database
5 27 (8.85%) Relational Database
6 25 (8.20%) Oracle Database 12c
7 21 (6.89%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.28%) MySQL
9 9 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (2.62%) DB2
11 6 (1.97%) MSDE
12 5 (1.64%) Big Data
13 4 (1.31%) Amazon Athena
13 4 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.31%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.31%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.31%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.31%) Redis
13 4 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 95 (31.15%) Git (software)
1 95 (31.15%) Jenkins
2 43 (14.10%) JIRA
3 34 (11.15%) Maven
4 28 (9.18%) Selenium
5 27 (8.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (8.52%) TeamCity
7 23 (7.54%) JUnit
7 23 (7.54%) Oracle Forms
7 23 (7.54%) Visual Studio
8 22 (7.21%) Cucumber
9 21 (6.89%) Bitbucket
9 21 (6.89%) Subversion
10 19 (6.23%) Artifactory
11 15 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (4.59%) Eclipse
13 13 (4.26%) NUnit
13 13 (4.26%) webpack
14 12 (3.93%) Mocha
15 11 (3.61%) Gradle
General
1 61 (20.00%) Finance
2 28 (9.18%) Banking
3 7 (2.30%) Games
4 4 (1.31%) Front Office
4 4 (1.31%) Law
5 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
5 3 (0.98%) Marketing
6 2 (0.66%) Electronics
6 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (43.61%) Developer
2 45 (14.75%) Java Developer
3 44 (14.43%) Architect
4 42 (13.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 25 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 21 (6.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (6.56%) React Developer
7 20 (6.56%) Technical Architect
8 16 (5.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 16 (5.25%) JavaScript Developer
9 15 (4.92%) Python Developer
10 14 (4.59%) AWS Engineer
11 13 (4.26%) .NET Developer
11 13 (4.26%) Consultant
11 13 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.26%) Tester
12 11 (3.61%) AWS DevOps
12 11 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (3.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (3.28%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (22.95%) CSS
2 69 (22.62%) HTML
3 64 (20.98%) .NET
4 57 (18.69%) React
5 55 (18.03%) Spring
6 52 (17.05%) REST
7 48 (15.74%) Web Services
8 46 (15.08%) HTML5
9 36 (11.80%) SOAP
10 31 (10.16%) AngularJS
11 30 (9.84%) RESTful
11 30 (9.84%) Spring Boot
12 29 (9.51%) Redux
13 28 (9.18%) CSS3
14 26 (8.52%) ASP.NET
15 22 (7.21%) XML
16 21 (6.89%) Enzyme
16 21 (6.89%) jQuery
17 17 (5.57%) Elastic Stack
18 16 (5.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.89%) User Experience
2 16 (5.25%) Cloud Native
3 15 (4.92%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.97%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.31%) Equities
8 3 (0.98%) DataPower
8 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.98%) Wiki
9 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.33%) Blog
10 1 (0.33%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.33%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 81 (26.56%) Linux
2 47 (15.41%) Unix
3 34 (11.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (9.84%) Windows
5 13 (4.26%) CentOS
6 9 (2.95%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.62%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.98%) Android
9 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.66%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.33%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (64.26%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (32.13%) Test Automation
3 86 (28.20%) TDD
4 82 (26.89%) Microservices
5 74 (24.26%) DevOps
6 73 (23.93%) Continuous Delivery
6 73 (23.93%) Scrum
7 47 (15.41%) Analytics
8 42 (13.77%) Waterfall
9 37 (12.13%) OO
10 33 (10.82%) Software Delivery
11 32 (10.49%) MVC
12 30 (9.84%) Kanban
13 26 (8.52%) BDD
13 26 (8.52%) SDLC
13 26 (8.52%) Web Development
14 23 (7.54%) Configuration Management
15 22 (7.21%) Enterprise Architecture
16 20 (6.56%) Data Analytics
16 20 (6.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 146 (47.87%) Java
2 93 (30.49%) JavaScript
3 75 (24.59%) SQL
4 73 (23.93%) Python
5 49 (16.07%) C#
6 25 (8.20%) ES6
6 25 (8.20%) PL/SQL
7 21 (6.89%) Perl
8 19 (6.23%) PowerShell
9 15 (4.92%) TypeScript
10 14 (4.59%) Bash Shell
11 13 (4.26%) Ruby
11 13 (4.26%) Scala
12 11 (3.61%) C++
13 10 (3.28%) Java 8
14 9 (2.95%) Groovy
15 5 (1.64%) XAML
16 4 (1.31%) Go
17 3 (0.98%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (6.23%) Degree
2 9 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.64%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.31%) ISEB
5 4 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.92%) QA
2 12 (3.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 40 (13.11%) Docker
2 4 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.66%) iptables
3 2 (0.66%) NFS
3 2 (0.66%) Postfix
4 1 (0.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 61 (20.00%) Ansible
2 36 (11.80%) Puppet
3 34 (11.15%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (8.85%) Kubernetes
5 21 (6.89%) Terraform
6 11 (3.61%) HAProxy
7 8 (2.62%) Kibana
8 7 (2.30%) Graphite
8 7 (2.30%) Icinga
8 7 (2.30%) Nagios
9 5 (1.64%) logstash
9 5 (1.64%) Packer
10 4 (1.31%) OpenView
10 4 (1.31%) SCOM
10 4 (1.31%) SELinux
10 4 (1.31%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.98%) Salt
12 2 (0.66%) Fail2ban
12 2 (0.66%) Nessus
12 2 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 61 (20.00%) Oracle
2 28 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.59%) Google
3 14 (4.59%) Red Hat
4 13 (4.26%) VMware
5 12 (3.93%) IBM
6 8 (2.62%) Splunk
7 7 (2.30%) New Relic
8 6 (1.97%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.31%) HP
9 4 (1.31%) Micro Focus
9 4 (1.31%) Twitter
10 3 (0.98%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.98%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.66%) Adobe
11 2 (0.66%) Lets Encrypt
11 2 (0.66%) Qualys
11 2 (0.66%) SAP
11 2 (0.66%) Sonatype
12 1 (0.33%) CA