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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 58 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 +8  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 69 76 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.92% 2.93% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 3.52% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 44 41
Median daily rate £370 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £272 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +16.66%  

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 1474 2157 2353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.80% 83.22% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 1206 1296
Median daily rate £390 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% -0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 45
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +18.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.43 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +10 42 £400 +10.34% 9
Renfrewshire - 16 £338 -
Glasgow -14 7 £350 +16.66% 5
West Lothian - 6 - -
Continuous Integration
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 104 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (56.34%) Java
3 71 (50.00%) Scrum
4 62 (43.66%) TDD
5 57 (40.14%) Jenkins
6 56 (39.44%) Git (software)
7 42 (29.58%) AngularJS
8 39 (27.46%) Spring
9 37 (26.06%) HTML
10 36 (25.35%) Web Services
11 34 (23.94%) Puppet
12 31 (21.83%) BDD
12 31 (21.83%) Maven
13 30 (21.13%) Selenium
14 29 (20.42%) .NET
15 28 (19.72%) JavaScript
15 28 (19.72%) Test Automation
15 28 (19.72%) Continuous Delivery
16 27 (19.01%) Security Cleared
16 27 (19.01%) CSS
17 25 (17.61%) Oracle
17 25 (17.61%) Open Source
18 23 (16.20%) Team Foundation Server
18 23 (16.20%) C#
18 23 (16.20%) Cucumber
18 23 (16.20%) Continuous Deployment
19 22 (15.49%) SQL
19 22 (15.49%) SOA
19 22 (15.49%) SC Cleared
20 21 (14.79%) DevOps

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 19 (13.38%) IIS
2 14 (9.86%) JBoss
3 8 (5.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.23%) Apache
4 6 (4.23%) CMS
5 4 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.41%) Confluence
6 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.70%) CICS
7 1 (0.70%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.70%) Liferay
7 1 (0.70%) nginx
7 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.11%) OpenShift
2 3 (2.11%) PaaS
3 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.41%) GitHub
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) HTTP
1 2 (1.41%) VXLAN
2 1 (0.70%) Firewall
2 1 (0.70%) LDAP
2 1 (0.70%) Network Security
2 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.97%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.56%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (9.15%) MySQL
4 9 (6.34%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (6.34%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (6.34%) Spatial Data
5 6 (4.23%) GIS
5 6 (4.23%) QGIS
6 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.41%) DB2
9 1 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 57 (40.14%) Jenkins
2 56 (39.44%) Git (software)
3 31 (21.83%) Maven
4 30 (21.13%) Selenium
5 23 (16.20%) Cucumber
5 23 (16.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (14.08%) Subversion
7 15 (10.56%) Eclipse
8 13 (9.15%) WebDriver
9 10 (7.04%) Gradle
10 9 (6.34%) Hudson
10 9 (6.34%) SoapUI
11 8 (5.63%) JUnit
12 7 (4.93%) Bugzilla
13 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
14 5 (3.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (3.52%) JIRA
14 5 (3.52%) JProfiler
14 5 (3.52%) Mockito
14 5 (3.52%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (8.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (0.70%) Electronics
4 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.70%) Publishing
4 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (39.44%) Developer
2 43 (30.28%) Java Developer
3 16 (11.27%) Automation Engineer
4 15 (10.56%) Senior Developer
5 14 (9.86%) Test Engineer
6 13 (9.15%) Scrum Master
7 11 (7.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (7.04%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (7.04%) PowerShell Engineer
8 10 (7.04%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (6.34%) Tester
10 7 (4.93%) Architect
10 7 (4.93%) HTML Developer
10 7 (4.93%) Test Automation Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Agile Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Agile Java Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Consultant
11 6 (4.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (29.58%) AngularJS
2 39 (27.46%) Spring
3 37 (26.06%) HTML
4 36 (25.35%) Web Services
5 29 (20.42%) .NET
6 27 (19.01%) CSS
7 19 (13.38%) Hibernate
7 19 (13.38%) REST
8 18 (12.68%) HTML5
8 18 (12.68%) J2EE
9 16 (11.27%) Java EE
9 16 (11.27%) XML
10 14 (9.86%) JSON
10 14 (9.86%) SOAP
11 13 (9.15%) jQuery
11 13 (9.15%) RESTful
12 12 (8.45%) XSLT
13 11 (7.75%) CSS3
14 9 (6.34%) Angular 2
14 9 (6.34%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (4.23%) User Experience
3 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.41%) DataPower
4 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) Derivative
5 1 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.70%) Fintech
5 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.38%) Windows
2 18 (12.68%) Linux
3 17 (11.97%) Windows Server
3 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.82%) Unix
5 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (50.00%) Scrum
3 62 (43.66%) TDD
4 31 (21.83%) BDD
5 28 (19.72%) Continuous Delivery
5 28 (19.72%) Test Automation
6 25 (17.61%) Open Source
7 23 (16.20%) Continuous Deployment
8 22 (15.49%) SOA
9 21 (14.79%) DevOps
10 18 (12.68%) Kanban
10 18 (12.68%) MVC
11 17 (11.97%) Microservices
12 15 (10.56%) Automated Testing
12 15 (10.56%) User Stories
13 13 (9.15%) Software Engineering
14 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
15 9 (6.34%) Mentoring
15 9 (6.34%) Waterfall
16 8 (5.63%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (56.34%) Java
2 28 (19.72%) JavaScript
3 23 (16.20%) C#
4 22 (15.49%) SQL
5 20 (14.08%) Python
6 18 (12.68%) PowerShell
7 17 (11.97%) XAML
8 5 (3.52%) Apex Code
9 4 (2.82%) Ruby
10 3 (2.11%) ES6
10 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.41%) C++
11 2 (1.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.70%) Groovy
12 1 (0.70%) PHP
12 1 (0.70%) Scala
12 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (19.01%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.11%) Degree
4 2 (1.41%) VCAP
4 2 (1.41%) VCP6
4 2 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) QA
2 5 (3.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.70%) MiFID
4 1 (0.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) Docker
2 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.41%) vSphere
3 1 (0.70%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.70%) Xen
3 1 (0.70%) zsh
Systems Management
1 34 (23.94%) Puppet
2 20 (14.08%) Ansible
3 7 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.11%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (2.11%) OpenView
5 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.41%) TIBCO Hawk
5 2 (1.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (17.61%) Oracle
2 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.93%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (3.52%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.11%) HP
6 3 (2.11%) Splunk
7 2 (1.41%) IBM
7 2 (1.41%) Perforce
7 2 (1.41%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.41%) VMware
8 1 (0.70%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco
8 1 (0.70%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.70%) SAP
8 1 (0.70%) Telerik
8 1 (0.70%) Twitter
8 1 (0.70%) WSO2
8 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 7 hours ago