Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Continuous Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 16 November 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 Deployment
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 291 311 295
Rank change year-on-year +20 -16 +28
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 48 67 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.40% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.46% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 56
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% -2.63%
10th Percentile £363 £334 £359
90th Percentile £616 £585 £588
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £27.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

Continuous Deployment 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,583 14,477 14,301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.91% 86.83% 84.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,833 8,724 8,541
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £279 £263
90th Percentile £603 £588 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 505 469 474
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.51% +23.91% -6.12%
10th Percentile £13.02 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £64.50 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.32
% change year-on-year +9.09% -5.66% +2.12%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Continuous Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in the South East

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Deployment in the South East

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the South East over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Deployment in the South East

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Deployment in the South East

Continuous Deployment
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Thames Valley +30 15 £450 -14.29% 7
West Sussex +19 10 - - 1
Surrey +48 9 £490 -2.00% 1
Oxfordshire +28 9 £450 -14.29% 1
Hampshire +10 9 £613 +25.64% 11
Berkshire +6 4 £418 - 4
East Sussex +5 3 £438 -16.67% 3
Kent +4 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £406 - 2
Continuous Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Deployment 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 South East region with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 47 (97.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (60.42%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 25 (52.08%) TDD
4 25 (52.08%) DevOps
5 20 (41.67%) Docker
5 20 (41.67%) Azure
6 19 (39.58%) Software Engineering
7 18 (37.50%) Pair Programming
8 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
9 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 13 (27.08%) Scrum
11 13 (27.08%) Kubernetes
11 13 (27.08%) REST
11 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
12 12 (25.00%) C#
13 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
13 11 (22.92%) Finance
13 11 (22.92%) BDD
13 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
14 10 (20.83%) Scala
14 10 (20.83%) Web Development
15 9 (18.75%) Degree
15 9 (18.75%) Open Source
15 9 (18.75%) Java
15 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
15 9 (18.75%) Python
15 9 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
15 9 (18.75%) Node.js

Continuous Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (6.25%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (41.67%) Azure
2 8 (16.67%) GCP
3 4 (8.33%) AWS
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.17%) PaaS
4 2 (4.17%) SaaS
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon Cognito
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (2.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.08%) AWS IoT
5 1 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.08%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.08%) Office 365
5 1 (2.08%) Route 53
5 1 (2.08%) Serverless
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) AMQP
1 1 (2.08%) MQTT
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) QlikView
3 1 (2.08%) SimpleDB
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.58%) Protractor
4 4 (8.33%) JIRA
5 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (4.17%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.08%) MSTest
7 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Automotive
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Scala Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Developer in Test
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) REST
2 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
3 9 (18.75%) Node.js
3 9 (18.75%) React
4 7 (14.58%) .NET
4 7 (14.58%) RESTful
4 7 (14.58%) Spring
4 7 (14.58%) WebdriverIO
5 5 (10.42%) XML
6 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.33%) HTML
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Core
8 2 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (4.17%) Gherkin
8 2 (4.17%) Web Services
9 1 (2.08%) Angular 2
9 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Blog
2 2 (4.17%) Life Science
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (97.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (60.42%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (58.33%) Test Automation
4 25 (52.08%) DevOps
4 25 (52.08%) TDD
5 19 (39.58%) Software Engineering
6 18 (37.50%) Pair Programming
7 15 (31.25%) Computer Science
8 13 (27.08%) Scrum
9 11 (22.92%) BDD
10 10 (20.83%) Web Development
11 9 (18.75%) Open Source
12 8 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
12 8 (16.67%) Software Architecture
12 8 (16.67%) Test Strategy
13 7 (14.58%) Exploratory Testing
13 7 (14.58%) SDET
14 6 (12.50%) OO
14 6 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) C#
2 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.83%) Scala
4 9 (18.75%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) Python
5 7 (14.58%) SQL
6 1 (2.08%) C
6 1 (2.08%) Java 8
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ACCA
2 1 (2.08%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CIMA
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) FedRAMP
2 1 (2.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Docker
2 8 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.25%) Terraform
3 2 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Google
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle
4 3 (6.25%) ESRI
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.08%) Dell
5 1 (2.08%) New Relic
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.08%) Xamarin