Period
to 6 December 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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 31 29
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 +18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 158 305 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.91% 5.83% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 6.63% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 154 178
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £363 £352 £300
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK median hourly rate £48.50 £35.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +38.57% -29.29% +28.57%

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 3,461 4,602 4,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.69% 88.01% 86.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,926 2,484 2,483
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £218 £244 £250
90th Percentile £576 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 105 105
Scotland median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.57% -4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.54 £11.17 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.55 £44.20
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.10 £23.00
% change year-on-year +6.35% -3.92% +2.22%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Glasgow -6 77 £450 -10.00% 31
Edinburgh -14 68 £425 - 26
West Lothian -1 2 - -
Dundee -2 1 £465 +43.08% 3
Renfrewshire - 1 £438 - 4
South Ayrshire - 1 £550 -
Continuous Integration
UK

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 98 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (43.67%) Java
3 53 (33.54%) JavaScript
4 47 (29.75%) Jenkins
5 46 (29.11%) Linux
6 42 (26.58%) Microsoft
7 41 (25.95%) Git (software)
7 41 (25.95%) AWS
8 38 (24.05%) Test Automation
8 38 (24.05%) TDD
8 38 (24.05%) DevOps
9 37 (23.42%) Spring
9 37 (23.42%) Azure
10 36 (22.78%) RESTful
10 36 (22.78%) React
11 34 (21.52%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (20.89%) Continuous Deployment
12 33 (20.89%) Public Sector
13 32 (20.25%) Finance
13 32 (20.25%) Scrum
14 31 (19.62%) Microservices
15 29 (18.35%) REST
15 29 (18.35%) SQL
16 28 (17.72%) Unix
16 28 (17.72%) Node.js
16 28 (17.72%) Ansible
16 28 (17.72%) Java 8
17 27 (17.09%) Relational Database
17 27 (17.09%) Pair Programming
18 26 (16.46%) OOP

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 13 (8.23%) Apache
1 13 (8.23%) Confluence
1 13 (8.23%) nginx
2 12 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.96%) CMS
3 11 (6.96%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.33%) IIS
5 8 (5.06%) Jetty
5 8 (5.06%) Mongrel
5 8 (5.06%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.53%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.53%) Anypoint
6 4 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.63%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.43%) Sonata
3 2 (1.27%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 41 (25.95%) AWS
2 37 (23.42%) Azure
3 19 (12.03%) GitHub
4 15 (9.49%) SaaS
5 12 (7.59%) Dynamics 365
5 12 (7.59%) IBM Cloud
5 12 (7.59%) PaaS
6 11 (6.96%) Power Platform
7 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Flow
8 8 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (5.06%) GCP
8 8 (5.06%) Google App Engine
8 8 (5.06%) OpenShift
9 7 (4.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (3.80%) Apigee
10 6 (3.80%) Serverless
11 5 (3.16%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (2.53%) IaaS
13 3 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (1.27%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.03%) HTTP
2 12 (7.59%) SSH
3 11 (6.96%) DNS
3 11 (6.96%) SSL
4 9 (5.70%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.06%) DHCP
5 8 (5.06%) FTP
5 8 (5.06%) IPsec
6 5 (3.16%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.90%) Firewall
7 3 (1.90%) Network Security
8 2 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.09%) Relational Database
2 15 (9.49%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.23%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.59%) RDBMS
4 12 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.70%) MySQL
6 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.43%) Amazon Aurora
7 7 (4.43%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (3.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.53%) MariaDB
9 4 (2.53%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.27%) Aerospike
10 2 (1.27%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.27%) GIS
10 2 (1.27%) Hazelcast
10 2 (1.27%) Power BI
10 2 (1.27%) Redis
11 1 (0.63%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 47 (29.75%) Jenkins
2 41 (25.95%) Git (software)
3 20 (12.66%) JIRA
4 16 (10.13%) TeamCity
5 14 (8.86%) GitLab
6 12 (7.59%) Cucumber
7 11 (6.96%) Maven
7 11 (6.96%) Travis CI
8 10 (6.33%) Mockito
9 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio
10 7 (4.43%) Gradle
10 7 (4.43%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (3.80%) Artifactory
11 6 (3.80%) Bitbucket
11 6 (3.80%) Selenium
12 5 (3.16%) webpack
13 3 (1.90%) Bitbucket Server
13 3 (1.90%) JUnit
14 2 (1.27%) IBM UrbanCode
14 2 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 33 (20.89%) Public Sector
2 32 (20.25%) Finance
3 21 (13.29%) Banking
4 6 (3.80%) Marketing
5 4 (2.53%) Electronics
5 4 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.27%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 87 (55.06%) Developer
2 26 (16.46%) Java Developer
3 11 (6.96%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (6.96%) Software Engineer
4 10 (6.33%) Consultant
4 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 9 (5.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (5.70%) React Developer
6 7 (4.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (3.80%) Angular Developer
7 6 (3.80%) Python Engineer
7 6 (3.80%) Test Engineer
8 5 (3.16%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.16%) Architect
8 5 (3.16%) Digital Developer
8 5 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.16%) PHP Developer
8 5 (3.16%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.42%) Spring
2 36 (22.78%) React
2 36 (22.78%) RESTful
3 29 (18.35%) REST
4 28 (17.72%) Node.js
5 26 (16.46%) Web Services
6 25 (15.82%) HTML
7 24 (15.19%) AngularJS
8 23 (14.56%) JSON
9 20 (12.66%) .NET
9 20 (12.66%) J2EE
10 19 (12.03%) RabbitMQ
11 18 (11.39%) SOAP
12 15 (9.49%) Hibernate
12 15 (9.49%) JPA
13 14 (8.86%) CSS
13 14 (8.86%) Redux
14 12 (7.59%) XML
15 8 (5.06%) Servlets
16 7 (4.43%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.23%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (7.59%) User Experience
4 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.53%) PKI
5 4 (2.53%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.27%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Animation
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.63%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.11%) Linux
2 28 (17.72%) Unix
3 11 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.06%) Windows
5 3 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.90%) CentOS
6 2 (1.27%) Android
6 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (62.03%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (24.05%) DevOps
2 38 (24.05%) TDD
2 38 (24.05%) Test Automation
3 34 (21.52%) Continuous Delivery
4 33 (20.89%) Continuous Deployment
5 32 (20.25%) Scrum
6 31 (19.62%) Microservices
7 27 (17.09%) Pair Programming
8 26 (16.46%) Configuration Management
8 26 (16.46%) OOP
8 26 (16.46%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (15.19%) Kanban
10 23 (14.56%) Migration
11 21 (13.29%) Unit Testing
12 20 (12.66%) User Stories
13 18 (11.39%) BDD
14 17 (10.76%) OO
14 17 (10.76%) Software Engineering
14 17 (10.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 69 (43.67%) Java
2 53 (33.54%) JavaScript
3 29 (18.35%) SQL
4 28 (17.72%) Java 8
5 25 (15.82%) Python
6 24 (15.19%) C#
7 17 (10.76%) Bash Shell
8 12 (7.59%) Perl
9 11 (6.96%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.06%) Groovy
11 7 (4.43%) Clojure
11 7 (4.43%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.80%) PHP
13 3 (1.90%) Go
14 2 (1.27%) C++
14 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.27%) Scala
14 2 (1.27%) VBScript
15 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) BPSS Clearance
1 11 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.33%) Degree
3 3 (1.90%) CCNP
3 3 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.27%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.27%) CCNA
5 1 (0.63%) CCIE
5 1 (0.63%) CISSP
5 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.53%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) WAI
3 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (8.86%) Docker
2 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.06%) Xen
4 3 (1.90%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (17.72%) Ansible
2 17 (10.76%) Puppet
3 14 (8.86%) Terraform
4 11 (6.96%) Kubernetes
5 8 (5.06%) Consul
6 6 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.90%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.27%) Nagios
8 2 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.63%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (26.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.86%) Google
2 14 (8.86%) IBM
3 13 (8.23%) Oracle
4 11 (6.96%) VMware
5 10 (6.33%) Atlassian
6 8 (5.06%) SAP
7 6 (3.80%) Adobe
7 6 (3.80%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.16%) F5
9 4 (2.53%) MuleSoft
9 4 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.53%) WSO2
10 3 (1.90%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (1.90%) Cisco
11 2 (1.27%) Citrix
11 2 (1.27%) Dell
11 2 (1.27%) EMC
11 2 (1.27%) New Relic
11 2 (1.27%) Splunk