Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 29 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 38 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.60% 5.90% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.64% 7.03% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 36 21
Sheffield median daily rate £535 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.68% +8.82% +30.77%
10th Percentile £340 £356 £325
90th Percentile £638 £550 £513
South Yorkshire median daily rate £530 £444 £425
% change year-on-year +19.44% +4.41% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 572 754 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 84.37% 83.96% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 506 543
Sheffield median daily rate £435 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +1.19% +29.23%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 25
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.08 £27.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.09% +111.54% -17.33%
10th Percentile £17.51 £13.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.48 £49.00 £16.30
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.63 £22.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +61.95% +57.14% -10.97%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) Git (software)
3 20 (52.63%) DevOps
4 19 (50.00%) Linux
5 18 (47.37%) TDD
6 17 (44.74%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (42.11%) Python
8 15 (39.47%) Mentoring
8 15 (39.47%) Test Automation
9 14 (36.84%) Java
10 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
11 12 (31.58%) Microservices
11 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
12 11 (28.95%) Unix
12 11 (28.95%) HTTP
12 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
12 11 (28.95%) C#
12 11 (28.95%) .NET
12 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
12 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
12 11 (28.95%) Coaching
12 11 (28.95%) Docker
12 11 (28.95%) Puppet
12 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
12 11 (28.95%) Confluence
12 11 (28.95%) TeamCity
12 11 (28.95%) JIRA
12 11 (28.95%) Slack
13 10 (26.32%) BDD
13 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring 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 11 (28.95%) Confluence
2 8 (21.05%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) Slack
2 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (57.89%) Git (software)
2 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
3 11 (28.95%) JIRA
3 11 (28.95%) TeamCity
4 8 (21.05%) SonarQube
4 8 (21.05%) Subversion
5 6 (15.79%) Bitbucket
5 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (13.16%) ReSharper
6 5 (13.16%) YouTrack
7 3 (7.89%) Burp Suite
7 3 (7.89%) HP UFT
7 3 (7.89%) JMeter
7 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
8 2 (5.26%) Maven
8 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
8 2 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.63%) GoCD
9 1 (2.63%) Gradle
9 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.63%) Electronics
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Lead DevOps
4 6 (15.79%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (10.53%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Java Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) RESTful
3 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 6 (15.79%) Angular 2
4 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
5 5 (13.16%) WCF
5 5 (13.16%) WinForms
6 4 (10.53%) CSS
6 4 (10.53%) HTML
7 3 (7.89%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Core
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.26%) JSON
8 2 (5.26%) Spring
9 1 (2.63%) Lucene
9 1 (2.63%) React
9 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Unix
3 9 (23.68%) Mac OS X
4 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) DevOps
3 18 (47.37%) TDD
4 17 (44.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (39.47%) Mentoring
5 15 (39.47%) Test Automation
6 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
6 12 (31.58%) Microservices
7 11 (28.95%) Coaching
7 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
8 10 (26.32%) BDD
9 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
9 8 (21.05%) Static Code Analysis
10 6 (15.79%) Mobile First
10 6 (15.79%) Open Source
11 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (13.16%) SFIA
11 5 (13.16%) Use Case
11 5 (13.16%) Web Design
12 4 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Python
2 14 (36.84%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
3 11 (28.95%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.05%) Ruby
5 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) GCP
2 3 (7.89%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Docker
2 6 (15.79%) Xen
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Puppet
2 10 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.79%) Grafana
3 6 (15.79%) Prometheus
4 3 (7.89%) Nessus
5 2 (5.26%) Terraform
6 1 (2.63%) Ansible
6 1 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Splunk
3 5 (13.16%) DevExpress
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.63%) SAP