Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 42 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19 +26
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 781 798 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.73% 4.74% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 5.62% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 496 332
South East median daily rate £500 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.90% +3.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £349 £340 £322
90th Percentile £575 £580 £550
England median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 6
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.19% +16.47% -10.53%
10th Percentile £23.60 £46.25 £38.50
90th Percentile £59.20 £52.50 £49.25
England median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -21.05% +26.67% -1.32%

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 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 14,240 14,194 14,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.20% 84.23% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,584 8,485 8,496
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £560
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 471 580
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +3.65%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in the South East

Continuous Integration
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 Integration in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in the South East

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in the South East

Continuous Integration
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 Integration in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in the South East

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Continuous Integration in the South East

Continuous Integration
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 Integration within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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 -10 289 £450 +2.27% 82
Hampshire +56 185 £500 +24.84% 51
Surrey +6 175 £513 +7.89% 43
Berkshire 0 150 £500 +25.00% 36
Buckinghamshire -18 73 £400 - 25
West Sussex -13 66 £485 +7.78% 6
Oxfordshire -16 66 £450 -10.00% 21
East Sussex -7 37 £475 +37.68% 15
Kent -11 22 £448 +27.86% 17
Middlesex -7 6 - - 2
Sussex - 1 £438 -
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 603 (77.21%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (41.49%) Java
3 312 (39.95%) Test Automation
4 302 (38.67%) Jenkins
5 293 (37.52%) TDD
6 290 (37.13%) Git (software)
7 272 (34.83%) DevOps
8 257 (32.91%) Scrum
9 232 (29.71%) JavaScript
10 197 (25.22%) C#
11 188 (24.07%) .NET
12 179 (22.92%) Linux
13 177 (22.66%) BDD
14 174 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
15 172 (22.02%) AngularJS
16 164 (21.00%) Spring
17 158 (20.23%) JIRA
18 155 (19.85%) Microsoft Azure
19 153 (19.59%) MVC
20 149 (19.08%) REST
21 146 (18.69%) CSS
22 144 (18.44%) RESTful
23 138 (17.67%) Continuous Delivery
24 137 (17.54%) Kanban
25 136 (17.41%) Docker
26 130 (16.65%) HTML
27 128 (16.39%) SQL
28 127 (16.26%) OO
28 127 (16.26%) Python
29 124 (15.88%) Open Source

Continuous Integration
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 93 (11.91%) Confluence
2 49 (6.27%) Tomcat
3 37 (4.74%) Apache
4 35 (4.48%) WebLogic
5 34 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 29 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
7 27 (3.46%) OpenStack
8 21 (2.69%) Apache Spark
8 21 (2.69%) CMS
9 20 (2.56%) nginx
10 12 (1.54%) Apache Solr
10 12 (1.54%) IIS
11 11 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 11 (1.41%) JBoss
12 10 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (0.90%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.77%) Jupyter
14 6 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 174 (22.28%) Amazon AWS
2 155 (19.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (11.78%) GitHub
4 40 (5.12%) Serverless
5 29 (3.71%) PaaS
6 27 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (3.20%) SaaS
8 24 (3.07%) AWS Lambda
9 23 (2.94%) OpenShift
10 21 (2.69%) IaaS
11 17 (2.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (2.18%) Google Analytics
12 16 (2.05%) BrowserStack
13 14 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 14 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (1.66%) Amazon S3
15 11 (1.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 11 (1.41%) CloudFront
16 10 (1.28%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 65 (8.32%) HTTP
2 29 (3.71%) SSL
3 27 (3.46%) TCP/IP
4 20 (2.56%) Internet
5 15 (1.92%) Firewall
6 12 (1.54%) DNS
7 6 (0.77%) DAB
7 6 (0.77%) Kerberos
7 6 (0.77%) VPN
7 6 (0.77%) Wireshark
8 5 (0.64%) FTP
8 5 (0.64%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.51%) MQTT
10 3 (0.38%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.26%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.26%) Bluetooth
11 2 (0.26%) DHCP
11 2 (0.26%) DSL
11 2 (0.26%) SAN
11 2 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (13.06%) NoSQL
2 90 (11.52%) SQL Server
3 69 (8.83%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (8.07%) MongoDB
5 59 (7.55%) MySQL
6 58 (7.43%) Relational Database
7 52 (6.66%) Hadoop
8 40 (5.12%) Big Data
9 22 (2.82%) HBase
10 21 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (2.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 18 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
13 17 (2.18%) Amazon RDS
13 17 (2.18%) Data Lake
13 17 (2.18%) Parquet
14 14 (1.79%) RDBMS
14 14 (1.79%) Redis
15 13 (1.66%) Oracle Database
16 12 (1.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 302 (38.67%) Jenkins
2 290 (37.13%) Git (software)
3 158 (20.23%) JIRA
4 118 (15.11%) Selenium
5 88 (11.27%) JUnit
6 80 (10.24%) Maven
7 71 (9.09%) Cucumber
8 68 (8.71%) Visual Studio Team System
9 60 (7.68%) Subversion
10 57 (7.30%) Visual Studio
11 43 (5.51%) TeamCity
12 40 (5.12%) Gradle
12 40 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 39 (4.99%) MSTest
14 38 (4.87%) IntelliJ
15 36 (4.61%) NUnit
16 34 (4.35%) Bitbucket
17 30 (3.84%) Mercurial
18 26 (3.33%) Eclipse
18 26 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 107 (13.70%) Finance
2 25 (3.20%) Retail
3 15 (1.92%) Banking
4 9 (1.15%) Games
5 7 (0.90%) Publishing
6 6 (0.77%) Billing
7 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.51%) Marketing
9 3 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.38%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.26%) Advertising
10 2 (0.26%) Electronics
10 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.13%) Avionics
11 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 424 (54.29%) Developer
2 164 (21.00%) Java Developer
3 100 (12.80%) .NET Developer
4 94 (12.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 56 (7.17%) C# Developer
5 56 (7.17%) Senior Developer
6 48 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 44 (5.63%) Tester
8 40 (5.12%) Scala Developer
9 39 (4.99%) Software Engineer
10 38 (4.87%) Agile Developer
11 36 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
12 35 (4.48%) Automation Tester
13 34 (4.35%) Test Engineer
14 30 (3.84%) Architect
15 28 (3.59%) ASP.NET Developer
15 28 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 26 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 24 (3.07%) Angular Developer
18 23 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (24.07%) .NET
2 172 (22.02%) AngularJS
3 164 (21.00%) Spring
4 149 (19.08%) REST
5 146 (18.69%) CSS
6 144 (18.44%) RESTful
7 130 (16.65%) HTML
8 113 (14.47%) Web Services
9 101 (12.93%) JSON
9 101 (12.93%) Node.js
10 84 (10.76%) ASP.NET
11 82 (10.50%) .NET Framework
12 72 (9.22%) HTML5
13 66 (8.45%) Entity Framework
14 61 (7.81%) jQuery
14 61 (7.81%) Kafka
15 59 (7.55%) Spring Boot
16 54 (6.91%) React
17 48 (6.15%) SOAP
18 45 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.10%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (4.10%) User Experience
3 27 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 23 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
5 20 (2.56%) Virtual Team
6 17 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 13 (1.66%) Blog
9 12 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.02%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (0.90%) PKI
12 5 (0.64%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.64%) Life Science
12 5 (0.64%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.51%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.51%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.51%) Social Media
13 4 (0.51%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 179 (22.92%) Linux
2 100 (12.80%) Windows
3 35 (4.48%) Unix
4 22 (2.82%) Ubuntu
5 15 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.02%) Android
6 8 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.90%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.77%) CentOS
9 2 (0.26%) AIX
9 2 (0.26%) VMS
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) Solaris
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (77.21%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (39.95%) Test Automation
3 293 (37.52%) TDD
4 272 (34.83%) DevOps
5 257 (32.91%) Scrum
6 177 (22.66%) BDD
7 153 (19.59%) MVC
8 138 (17.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 137 (17.54%) Kanban
10 127 (16.26%) OO
11 124 (15.88%) Open Source
12 111 (14.21%) Configuration Management
13 109 (13.96%) Problem-Solving
14 98 (12.55%) Microservices
15 94 (12.04%) Software Engineering
16 76 (9.73%) User Stories
17 75 (9.60%) SDLC
18 71 (9.09%) Unit Testing
19 62 (7.94%) SOA
20 61 (7.81%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 324 (41.49%) Java
2 232 (29.71%) JavaScript
3 197 (25.22%) C#
4 128 (16.39%) SQL
5 127 (16.26%) Python
6 82 (10.50%) Ruby
7 63 (8.07%) Scala
8 56 (7.17%) Java 8
9 45 (5.76%) PowerShell
10 36 (4.61%) Groovy
11 31 (3.97%) PHP
12 30 (3.84%) Bash Shell
13 27 (3.46%) Shell Script
14 24 (3.07%) Perl
15 19 (2.43%) C++
15 19 (2.43%) PL/SQL
16 18 (2.30%) Haskell
17 12 (1.54%) T-SQL
18 9 (1.15%) Apex Code
19 6 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (8.58%) Security Cleared
2 58 (7.43%) Degree
3 54 (6.91%) SC Cleared
4 30 (3.84%) ISTQB
5 25 (3.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 23 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 20 (2.56%) ISEB
8 10 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.64%) BC Cleared
10 5 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.64%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.38%) MCSE
11 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.26%) PMP
13 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (10.24%) QA
2 5 (0.64%) GDPR
3 4 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.26%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.26%) MISRA
4 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 136 (17.41%) Docker
2 22 (2.82%) HDFS
3 17 (2.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 16 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.41%) oVirt
5 11 (1.41%) RHEV
6 8 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.64%) OpenAM
7 5 (0.64%) OpenDJ
7 5 (0.64%) vSphere
8 4 (0.51%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.51%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.26%) Firmware
9 2 (0.26%) KVM
9 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 116 (14.85%) Puppet
2 91 (11.65%) Ansible
3 80 (10.24%) Kubernetes
4 55 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (3.97%) Terraform
6 26 (3.33%) Kibana
7 19 (2.43%) Grafana
8 18 (2.30%) Hadoop YARN
9 10 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
10 9 (1.15%) logstash
11 7 (0.90%) HP ALM
12 5 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.38%) Packer
13 3 (0.38%) Rancher
14 2 (0.26%) Prometheus
15 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
15 1 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
15 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
15 1 (0.13%) Perfmon
15 1 (0.13%) Suricata
Vendors
1 81 (10.37%) Oracle
2 71 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 58 (7.43%) Google
4 36 (4.61%) Atlassian
5 24 (3.07%) Adobe
6 19 (2.43%) VMware
7 13 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.54%) Splunk
9 10 (1.28%) Cloudera
10 9 (1.15%) HP
10 9 (1.15%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.15%) webMethods
11 7 (0.90%) ServiceNow
12 6 (0.77%) Dynatrace
12 6 (0.77%) Informatica
12 6 (0.77%) Trend Micro
13 5 (0.64%) ForgeRock
13 5 (0.64%) New Relic
13 5 (0.64%) Teradata
14 3 (0.38%) Hortonworks