The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 13 38 27
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 49 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 13.00% 3.23% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.23% 4.01% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 3
Median daily rate £450 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +46.15%  
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 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.50% +12.66%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 302 349 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 80.11% 80.60% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 233 130
Median daily rate £445 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £723 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £22.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -38.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Sheffield

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Sheffield over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Sheffield

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 53 (77.94%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (76.47%) Git (software)
3 47 (69.12%) Java
4 46 (67.65%) DevOps
5 42 (61.76%) Linux
6 40 (58.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 38 (55.88%) Configuration Management
8 34 (50.00%) Ruby
9 33 (48.53%) TDD
10 32 (47.06%) Web Development
10 32 (47.06%) Python
11 30 (44.12%) CSS
12 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
13 26 (38.24%) Unix
14 23 (33.82%) HTML
14 23 (33.82%) HTTP
14 23 (33.82%) Mac OS X
15 22 (32.35%) Relational Database
16 21 (30.88%) Web Services
17 19 (27.94%) Mentoring
18 16 (23.53%) Puppet
19 15 (22.06%) BDD
19 15 (22.06%) Line Management
20 14 (20.59%) User Experience
20 14 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
20 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
20 14 (20.59%) Web Design
20 14 (20.59%) Automated Testing
20 14 (20.59%) Subversion
21 13 (19.12%) REST

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (8.82%) Confluence
2 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) JBoss
4 1 (1.47%) Jetty
4 1 (1.47%) Liferay
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.76%) GitHub
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.88%) IaaS
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.47%) Office 365
5 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) HTTP
2 7 (10.29%) SSL
2 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.35%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.24%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
3 6 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.41%) Big Data
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.47%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.47%) Power BI
6 1 (1.47%) Redis
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (76.47%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 14 (20.59%) Subversion
3 7 (10.29%) JIRA
3 7 (10.29%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.88%) GoCD
4 4 (5.88%) Maven
4 4 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.41%) JUnit
5 3 (4.41%) Selenium
6 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.94%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.94%) GitLab
6 2 (2.94%) jMock
6 2 (2.94%) Mockito
6 2 (2.94%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.47%) git-flow
7 1 (1.47%) YouTrack
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
2 3 (4.41%) Electronics
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.41%) Marketing
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (64.71%) Developer
2 33 (48.53%) Java Developer
3 14 (20.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (10.29%) HTML Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 3 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (2.94%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (2.94%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Digital Developer
8 2 (2.94%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.94%) WebOps Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) CSS
2 23 (33.82%) HTML
3 21 (30.88%) Web Services
4 13 (19.12%) REST
5 7 (10.29%) RESTful
6 6 (8.82%) Spring
7 4 (5.88%) SOAP
8 3 (4.41%) XML
9 2 (2.94%) .NET
9 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.94%) Apache Camel
9 2 (2.94%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.94%) J2EE
9 2 (2.94%) JSON
9 2 (2.94%) MCollective
9 2 (2.94%) Node.js
9 2 (2.94%) PowerMock
9 2 (2.94%) Sensu
9 2 (2.94%) Spring Boot
10 1 (1.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) User Experience
2 8 (11.76%) Data Structures
3 7 (10.29%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.94%) Blog
7 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (61.76%) Linux
2 26 (38.24%) Unix
3 23 (33.82%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.94%) CoreOS
4 2 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (77.94%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (67.65%) DevOps
3 40 (58.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 38 (55.88%) Configuration Management
5 33 (48.53%) TDD
6 32 (47.06%) Web Development
7 19 (27.94%) Mentoring
8 15 (22.06%) BDD
8 15 (22.06%) Line Management
9 14 (20.59%) Automated Testing
9 14 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (20.59%) Web Design
10 12 (17.65%) Front End Development
10 12 (17.65%) Rapid Prototyping
10 12 (17.65%) Visualisation
11 10 (14.71%) Open Source
12 9 (13.24%) OO
13 7 (10.29%) Software Delivery
14 6 (8.82%) Prototyping
15 5 (7.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) Java
2 34 (50.00%) Ruby
3 32 (47.06%) Python
4 29 (42.65%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.24%) SQL
6 5 (7.35%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.88%) Go
7 4 (5.88%) Scala
8 3 (4.41%) C
9 2 (2.94%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Docker
2 4 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.94%) Ceph
3 2 (2.94%) etcd
3 2 (2.94%) flannel
3 2 (2.94%) GlusterFS
4 1 (1.47%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (23.53%) Puppet
2 10 (14.71%) Ansible
2 10 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.29%) Salt
4 4 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.94%) Graphite
5 2 (2.94%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.94%) logstash
5 2 (2.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (2.94%) rkt
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 3 (4.41%) SAP
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.47%) Google
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) WSO2