Period
to 18 January 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 18 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
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 53 102
Rank change year-on-year +14 +49 -17
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 832 558 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.05% 3.61% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 4.38% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 339 248
South East median daily rate £465 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £341 £322 £309
90th Percentile £590 £575 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 11
South East median hourly rate £49.75 £42.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.06% -15.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £46.25 £35.75 £42.50
90th Percentile £62.75 £46.00 £60.00
England median hourly rate £49.50 £42.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year +16.47% -8.11% +30.28%

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 13,657 12,727 14,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.82% 82.29% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,255 7,617 8,830
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £252
90th Percentile £578 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +4.53% +1.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 510 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +12 434 £450 - 92
Buckinghamshire +22 162 £450 +28.57% 25
Surrey +18 150 £495 +22.10% 39
Berkshire +14 147 £400 -11.11% 42
Oxfordshire +1 125 £500 +11.11% 25
Hampshire -1 77 £475 +10.47% 37
West Sussex +10 73 £450 -6.25% 10
Kent +18 50 £350 -12.50% 13
East Sussex -4 28 £340 -3.00% 11
Middlesex -4 12 £484 +39.28%
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 545 (65.50%) Agile Software Development
2 378 (45.43%) Jenkins
3 349 (41.95%) Scrum
4 338 (40.63%) Git (software)
5 333 (40.02%) Test Automation
6 329 (39.54%) TDD
7 306 (36.78%) Java
8 284 (34.13%) DevOps
9 242 (29.09%) JavaScript
10 226 (27.16%) CSS
11 220 (26.44%) HTML
12 217 (26.08%) Web Services
13 215 (25.84%) REST
14 205 (24.64%) AngularJS
15 196 (23.56%) Linux
16 192 (23.08%) BDD
17 188 (22.60%) Continuous Delivery
18 176 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
19 154 (18.51%) C#
20 141 (16.95%) Oracle
20 141 (16.95%) JIRA
21 138 (16.59%) Finance
22 132 (15.87%) Spring
22 132 (15.87%) Node.js
23 131 (15.75%) .NET
24 129 (15.50%) SQL Server
25 128 (15.38%) HTML5
26 126 (15.14%) Docker
27 122 (14.66%) MVC
28 117 (14.06%) Kanban

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 79 (9.50%) Confluence
2 42 (5.05%) Apache
3 34 (4.09%) Tomcat
4 29 (3.49%) WebLogic
5 28 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (2.52%) Apache Spark
7 18 (2.16%) Apache Solr
7 18 (2.16%) OpenStack
8 17 (2.04%) JBoss
9 15 (1.80%) nginx
10 14 (1.68%) WebSphere
11 12 (1.44%) CMS
11 12 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 10 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.72%) IIS
14 6 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.60%) Drupal
15 5 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.48%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 12 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.44%) Magento
2 5 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.24%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 176 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (5.77%) npm
4 45 (5.41%) OpenShift
5 43 (5.17%) PaaS
6 42 (5.05%) GitHub
7 40 (4.81%) IaaS
8 36 (4.33%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (2.88%) Serverless
10 22 (2.64%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (2.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 18 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
12 17 (2.04%) Amazon S3
13 14 (1.68%) Google Analytics
14 13 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
14 13 (1.56%) Slack
15 9 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (1.08%) Sauce Labs
15 9 (1.08%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (5.65%) HTTP
2 21 (2.52%) Internet
3 16 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.80%) Firewall
5 11 (1.32%) Network Security
6 10 (1.20%) Kerberos
7 9 (1.08%) SSL
8 3 (0.36%) DNS
8 3 (0.36%) IPsec
8 3 (0.36%) IPv6
8 3 (0.36%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.36%) WinSCP
9 2 (0.24%) DHCP
10 1 (0.12%) ATM
10 1 (0.12%) Skype
10 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 77 (9.25%) Relational Database
3 62 (7.45%) Big Data
4 56 (6.73%) MongoDB
5 48 (5.77%) Hadoop
5 48 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 29 (3.49%) MySQL
7 26 (3.13%) Redis
8 23 (2.76%) HBase
9 22 (2.64%) Oracle Database
10 19 (2.28%) Parquet
11 14 (1.68%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 378 (45.43%) Jenkins
2 338 (40.63%) Git (software)
3 141 (16.95%) JIRA
4 110 (13.22%) Selenium
5 104 (12.50%) Maven
6 75 (9.01%) Bitbucket
7 71 (8.53%) JUnit
8 70 (8.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 66 (7.93%) Cucumber
10 59 (7.09%) gulp
11 53 (6.37%) Subversion
12 49 (5.89%) SonarQube
13 48 (5.77%) Protractor
14 46 (5.53%) Karma Test Runner
15 42 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 41 (4.93%) webpack
17 40 (4.81%) Ant
18 38 (4.57%) Gradle
19 37 (4.45%) MSBuild
20 36 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 138 (16.59%) Finance
2 65 (7.81%) Banking
3 21 (2.52%) Retail
4 16 (1.92%) Publishing
5 15 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.68%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.32%) Legal
8 9 (1.08%) Retail Banking
9 7 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (0.72%) Games
11 4 (0.48%) Hindi Language
11 4 (0.48%) Japanese Language
11 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.36%) Advertising
12 3 (0.36%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Marketing
13 1 (0.12%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 481 (57.81%) Developer
2 123 (14.78%) Java Developer
3 117 (14.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 86 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 68 (8.17%) C# Developer
6 56 (6.73%) Architect
7 54 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 51 (6.13%) Agile Developer
9 49 (5.89%) Full Stack Developer
10 47 (5.65%) Senior Developer
11 45 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 40 (4.81%) Node.js Developer
13 39 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
14 38 (4.57%) Web Developer
15 36 (4.33%) JavaScript Developer
16 35 (4.21%) Angular Developer
16 35 (4.21%) Tester
17 28 (3.37%) Agile C# Developer
17 28 (3.37%) Scala Developer
17 28 (3.37%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (27.16%) CSS
2 220 (26.44%) HTML
3 217 (26.08%) Web Services
4 215 (25.84%) REST
5 205 (24.64%) AngularJS
6 132 (15.87%) Node.js
6 132 (15.87%) Spring
7 131 (15.75%) .NET
8 128 (15.38%) HTML5
9 104 (12.50%) JSON
10 96 (11.54%) SOAP
11 81 (9.74%) CSS3
12 73 (8.77%) ASP.NET
13 72 (8.65%) RESTful
13 72 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 71 (8.53%) jQuery
15 64 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 63 (7.57%) WCF
17 61 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 57 (6.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 64 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 43 (5.17%) User Experience
3 41 (4.93%) N-Tier
4 38 (4.57%) Mobile App
5 33 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.64%) Clustering
7 22 (2.64%) Virtual Team
8 20 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
9 19 (2.28%) Fat Client
9 19 (2.28%) Thin Client
10 14 (1.68%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.44%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.20%) Life Science
13 8 (0.96%) Data Centre
14 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Cloud
15 6 (0.72%) Cloud Native
15 6 (0.72%) Private Cloud
16 5 (0.60%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.60%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 196 (23.56%) Linux
2 115 (13.82%) Windows
3 44 (5.29%) Unix
4 31 (3.73%) Android
5 25 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.68%) Mac OS X
8 12 (1.44%) Windows Server
9 11 (1.32%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.36%) CentOS
10 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 545 (65.50%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (41.95%) Scrum
3 333 (40.02%) Test Automation
4 329 (39.54%) TDD
5 284 (34.13%) DevOps
6 192 (23.08%) BDD
7 188 (22.60%) Continuous Delivery
8 122 (14.66%) MVC
9 117 (14.06%) Kanban
10 112 (13.46%) Web Development
11 102 (12.26%) Unit Testing
12 101 (12.14%) Microservices
13 100 (12.02%) Open Source
14 99 (11.90%) Configuration Management
15 74 (8.89%) SDLC
16 68 (8.17%) Front End Development
17 67 (8.05%) Software Engineering
18 64 (7.69%) Mentoring
18 64 (7.69%) User Stories
19 62 (7.45%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 306 (36.78%) Java
2 242 (29.09%) JavaScript
3 154 (18.51%) C#
4 113 (13.58%) SQL
5 95 (11.42%) Python
6 70 (8.41%) Ruby
7 45 (5.41%) Groovy
8 44 (5.29%) Scala
9 39 (4.69%) ES6
10 35 (4.21%) Shell Script
11 32 (3.85%) PHP
12 28 (3.37%) Bash Shell
13 27 (3.25%) ES7
14 26 (3.13%) Perl
15 21 (2.52%) TypeScript
16 17 (2.04%) PowerShell
16 17 (2.04%) VB.NET
17 14 (1.68%) Apple Swift
18 13 (1.56%) T-SQL
19 11 (1.32%) Go
Qualifications
1 107 (12.86%) Degree
2 40 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.64%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.32%) AWS Certification
6 10 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.60%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.36%) ISEB
9 3 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.12%) APMG
10 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (10.46%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.24%) RosettaNet
3 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 126 (15.14%) Docker
2 30 (3.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 22 (2.64%) HDFS
4 20 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.96%) Gluster
5 8 (0.96%) oVirt
5 8 (0.96%) RHEV
6 7 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (0.72%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.48%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
9 3 (0.36%) vSphere
10 2 (0.24%) LXC
10 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 104 (12.50%) Puppet
2 80 (9.62%) Ansible
3 45 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (5.41%) Terraform
4 29 (3.49%) Hadoop YARN
5 27 (3.25%) Kubernetes
6 11 (1.32%) Grafana
6 11 (1.32%) Salt
7 10 (1.20%) Kibana
8 8 (0.96%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.72%) BladeLogic
10 5 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.60%) Oozie
11 4 (0.48%) Graphite
11 4 (0.48%) logstash
11 4 (0.48%) StatsD
12 3 (0.36%) Fluentd
12 3 (0.36%) Mesos
12 3 (0.36%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.12%) collectd
Vendors
1 141 (16.95%) Oracle
2 100 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 45 (5.41%) Google
4 42 (5.05%) VMware
5 28 (3.37%) Twitter
6 26 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (2.64%) IBM
8 19 (2.28%) New Relic
8 19 (2.28%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.80%) Splunk
9 15 (1.80%) Talend
10 13 (1.56%) Adobe
11 12 (1.44%) HP
12 10 (1.20%) Hortonworks
13 8 (0.96%) Cloudera
14 7 (0.84%) hybris
14 7 (0.84%) MuleSoft
14 7 (0.84%) webMethods
15 5 (0.60%) ATG
15 5 (0.60%) Coremetrics