Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 61 86
Rank change year-on-year +19 +25 +23
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 778 553 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.69% 3.33% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 4.03% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 336 324
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £340 £322 £305
90th Percentile £580 £550 £534
England median daily rate £500 £481 £450
% change year-on-year +3.95% +6.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 7
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.47% -10.53% +33.80%
10th Percentile £46.25 £38.50 £38.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.25 £54.50
England median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +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 13737 13730 15709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.82% 82.62% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8241 8306 9370
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 548 602
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.68 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +12 418 £440 +3.53% 35
Buckinghamshire +41 167 £400 -3.03% 2
Berkshire +25 134 £400 -5.88% 13
Surrey +29 128 £475 +13.10% 11
Oxfordshire -5 117 £500 +17.65% 20
West Sussex +21 86 £448 -5.79% 3
Hampshire -34 49 £413 -2.88% 6
Kent +21 37 £350 -28.21% 4
East Sussex +9 37 £345 -1.43% 9
Middlesex +14 26 £500 +38.89%
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 550 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (43.57%) Scrum
3 333 (42.80%) Jenkins
4 328 (42.16%) TDD
5 305 (39.20%) Git (software)
6 299 (38.43%) Java
7 278 (35.73%) Test Automation
8 229 (29.43%) JavaScript
9 224 (28.79%) Web Services
10 209 (26.86%) DevOps
11 206 (26.48%) Amazon AWS
12 200 (25.71%) HTML
13 197 (25.32%) CSS
14 193 (24.81%) REST
15 192 (24.68%) Linux
16 176 (22.62%) BDD
17 168 (21.59%) AngularJS
18 150 (19.28%) Continuous Delivery
19 147 (18.89%) JIRA
20 139 (17.87%) C#
21 136 (17.48%) Oracle
22 135 (17.35%) Web Development
23 130 (16.71%) Spring
24 129 (16.58%) Finance
25 124 (15.94%) MVC
26 112 (14.40%) .NET
27 110 (14.14%) Node.js
28 105 (13.50%) Docker
29 104 (13.37%) SQL
30 103 (13.24%) Python

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 78 (10.03%) Confluence
2 34 (4.37%) OpenStack
3 29 (3.73%) WebLogic
4 25 (3.21%) Tomcat
5 24 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 23 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (2.83%) Apache
8 13 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (1.67%) JBoss
8 13 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (1.54%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.41%) CMS
11 9 (1.16%) nginx
12 8 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (1.03%) Apache Spark
12 8 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (0.90%) Drupal
14 5 (0.64%) IIS
14 5 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.19%) Magento
2 5 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.51%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 206 (26.48%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.98%) OpenShift
3 31 (3.98%) Serverless
4 29 (3.73%) AWS Lambda
5 27 (3.47%) PaaS
6 26 (3.34%) npm
7 23 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (2.83%) GitHub
9 20 (2.57%) IaaS
10 15 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (1.67%) Slack
12 12 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (1.16%) Amazon S3
13 9 (1.16%) Trello
14 8 (1.03%) Google Analytics
15 7 (0.90%) BlazeMeter
15 7 (0.90%) Bluemix
15 7 (0.90%) IBM Cloud
15 7 (0.90%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.50%) HTTP
2 16 (2.06%) Internet
3 13 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.41%) Firewall
5 7 (0.90%) Network Security
6 5 (0.64%) PuTTY
6 5 (0.64%) WinSCP
7 3 (0.39%) IPsec
7 3 (0.39%) IPv6
7 3 (0.39%) SSL
8 2 (0.26%) DNS
8 2 (0.26%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.26%) VPN
9 1 (0.13%) AMQP
9 1 (0.13%) ATM
9 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.13%) MQTT
9 1 (0.13%) Skype
9 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 58 (7.46%) Relational Database
3 48 (6.17%) NoSQL
4 47 (6.04%) MongoDB
5 44 (5.66%) MySQL
6 34 (4.37%) Big Data
7 28 (3.60%) Hadoop
8 24 (3.08%) Redis
9 20 (2.57%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (1.16%) HBase
13 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 333 (42.80%) Jenkins
2 305 (39.20%) Git (software)
3 147 (18.89%) JIRA
4 103 (13.24%) Selenium
5 93 (11.95%) Maven
6 80 (10.28%) JUnit
7 63 (8.10%) Subversion
8 61 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 58 (7.46%) Bitbucket
9 58 (7.46%) Cucumber
10 45 (5.78%) Protractor
11 40 (5.14%) gulp
12 37 (4.76%) Ant
12 37 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 33 (4.24%) Jasmine
14 30 (3.86%) Karma Test Runner
15 28 (3.60%) NUnit
15 28 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
16 27 (3.47%) MSBuild
16 27 (3.47%) TeamCity
General
1 129 (16.58%) Finance
2 64 (8.23%) Banking
3 24 (3.08%) Retail
4 18 (2.31%) Publishing
4 18 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 12 (1.54%) Legal
6 11 (1.41%) Games
7 7 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
7 7 (0.90%) Retail Banking
8 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.51%) Hindi Language
9 4 (0.51%) Japanese Language
10 3 (0.39%) Back Office
11 2 (0.26%) Marketing
12 1 (0.13%) Advertising
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 439 (56.43%) Developer
2 114 (14.65%) Java Developer
3 80 (10.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 72 (9.25%) .NET Developer
5 55 (7.07%) Agile Developer
6 52 (6.68%) C# Developer
7 50 (6.43%) Architect
8 45 (5.78%) Web Developer
9 43 (5.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 42 (5.40%) AWS Engineer
11 40 (5.14%) Full Stack Developer
11 40 (5.14%) Python Developer
11 40 (5.14%) Senior Developer
12 39 (5.01%) C# .NET Developer
13 38 (4.88%) Django Developer
13 38 (4.88%) Python/Django Developer
13 38 (4.88%) Tester
14 34 (4.37%) JavaScript Developer
14 34 (4.37%) Node.js Developer
15 30 (3.86%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (28.79%) Web Services
2 200 (25.71%) HTML
3 197 (25.32%) CSS
4 193 (24.81%) REST
5 168 (21.59%) AngularJS
6 130 (16.71%) Spring
7 112 (14.40%) .NET
8 110 (14.14%) Node.js
9 94 (12.08%) HTML5
10 93 (11.95%) SOAP
11 86 (11.05%) RESTful
12 85 (10.93%) JSON
13 66 (8.48%) ASP.NET
14 65 (8.35%) CSS3
15 61 (7.84%) Hibernate
16 60 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 60 (7.71%) Django
17 50 (6.43%) Ajax
18 49 (6.30%) ASP.NET Web API
19 48 (6.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (5.91%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.27%) N-Tier
3 36 (4.63%) User Experience
4 30 (3.86%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (1.54%) Cloud Native
8 10 (1.29%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
10 7 (0.90%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.77%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.64%) Clustering
12 5 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (0.64%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.64%) Web 2.0
13 4 (0.51%) Minimum Viable Product
13 4 (0.51%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 192 (24.68%) Linux
2 74 (9.51%) Windows
3 30 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (3.73%) Unix
5 16 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.93%) Ubuntu
6 15 (1.93%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.67%) Android
8 12 (1.54%) CentOS
9 9 (1.16%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.26%) Debian
11 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 550 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (43.57%) Scrum
3 328 (42.16%) TDD
4 278 (35.73%) Test Automation
5 209 (26.86%) DevOps
6 176 (22.62%) BDD
7 150 (19.28%) Continuous Delivery
8 135 (17.35%) Web Development
9 124 (15.94%) MVC
10 101 (12.98%) Kanban
11 98 (12.60%) Configuration Management
12 89 (11.44%) Microservices
13 84 (10.80%) Open Source
14 75 (9.64%) Software Engineering
15 70 (9.00%) SDLC
16 67 (8.61%) Mentoring
16 67 (8.61%) SOA
17 65 (8.35%) Unit Testing
18 64 (8.23%) Front End Development
19 63 (8.10%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 299 (38.43%) Java
2 229 (29.43%) JavaScript
3 139 (17.87%) C#
4 104 (13.37%) SQL
5 103 (13.24%) Python
6 76 (9.77%) Ruby
7 44 (5.66%) PHP
8 39 (5.01%) Groovy
9 36 (4.63%) Scala
10 24 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 22 (2.83%) ES6
11 22 (2.83%) Perl
12 17 (2.19%) ECMAScript
12 17 (2.19%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.06%) Go
14 13 (1.67%) Apple Swift
14 13 (1.67%) T-SQL
15 12 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.54%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (8.61%) Degree
2 28 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (3.34%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 16 (2.06%) AWS Certification
7 12 (1.54%) ISEB
8 9 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.39%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (11.57%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) RosettaNet
2 2 (0.26%) SLA
2 2 (0.26%) WAI
2 2 (0.26%) WCAG
3 1 (0.13%) GDPR
3 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 105 (13.50%) Docker
2 14 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.54%) Gluster
4 8 (1.03%) oVirt
4 8 (1.03%) RHEV
5 7 (0.90%) HDFS
6 6 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.77%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.64%) vSphere
8 4 (0.51%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.51%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.51%) Xen
9 3 (0.39%) LXC
9 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.26%) KVM
10 2 (0.26%) XenServer
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 94 (12.08%) Puppet
2 80 (10.28%) Ansible
3 49 (6.30%) Terraform
4 47 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (3.98%) Kubernetes
6 12 (1.54%) Salt
7 9 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.90%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (0.77%) Pingdom
10 5 (0.64%) Oozie
11 4 (0.51%) Consul
11 4 (0.51%) Grafana
11 4 (0.51%) Graphite
12 3 (0.39%) Fluentd
12 3 (0.39%) Kibana
12 3 (0.39%) logstash
12 3 (0.39%) Mesos
12 3 (0.39%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.39%) StatsD
Vendors
1 136 (17.48%) Oracle
2 81 (10.41%) Microsoft
3 35 (4.50%) Google
4 26 (3.34%) VMware
5 24 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 22 (2.83%) HP
6 22 (2.83%) IBM
7 19 (2.44%) Twitter
8 18 (2.31%) New Relic
9 17 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.41%) MuleSoft
11 10 (1.29%) Talend
12 9 (1.16%) Adobe
12 9 (1.16%) Atlassian
13 8 (1.03%) AppDynamics
14 7 (0.90%) Apigee
14 7 (0.90%) Cloudera
14 7 (0.90%) hybris
14 7 (0.90%) Splunk
14 7 (0.90%) WSO2