Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 50 93
Rank change year-on-year +8 +43 +7
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 859 583 441
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.12% 3.75% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 4.52% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 338 271
South East median daily rate £495 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% +5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £325
90th Percentile £579 £600 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 10
South East median hourly rate £61.50 £44.19 £51.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.19% -14.62% +33.55%
10th Percentile £48.75 £37.48 £34.75
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.05 £60.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £48.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% -12.37% +31.08%

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 14,160 12,903 14,863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.33% 82.96% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,320 7,479 9,073
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £250
90th Percentile £588 £566 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 518 583
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.52 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.53% -18.11% +27.43%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.25 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.27
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.43% +10.81%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +1 339 £463 -2.63% 75
Surrey +40 232 £500 +22.32% 35
Hampshire +15 147 £475 +5.56% 31
Berkshire +10 126 £425 -10.53% 43
Buckinghamshire -3 110 £463 +23.33% 17
Oxfordshire +3 103 £500 - 15
West Sussex +10 84 £486 -0.41% 3
Kent +9 27 £350 -12.50% 12
East Sussex +5 19 £356 +11.33% 10
Middlesex -10 5 £412 +18.56%
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 528 (61.47%) Agile Software Development
2 415 (48.31%) Jenkins
3 384 (44.70%) Git (software)
4 339 (39.46%) Test Automation
5 338 (39.35%) Java
6 315 (36.67%) DevOps
7 301 (35.04%) Scrum
8 299 (34.81%) TDD
9 272 (31.66%) JavaScript
10 252 (29.34%) Linux
10 252 (29.34%) REST
11 235 (27.36%) CSS
12 230 (26.78%) HTML
13 214 (24.91%) AngularJS
14 207 (24.10%) Web Services
15 178 (20.72%) Continuous Delivery
16 171 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
17 167 (19.44%) BDD
18 151 (17.58%) Spring
19 150 (17.46%) Oracle
20 145 (16.88%) JIRA
21 142 (16.53%) Degree
22 141 (16.41%) Node.js
23 140 (16.30%) Finance
24 139 (16.18%) Python
25 137 (15.95%) Windows
26 134 (15.60%) C#
27 133 (15.48%) JSON
27 133 (15.48%) Microservices
28 132 (15.37%) Relational Database

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 74 (8.61%) Confluence
2 60 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 55 (6.40%) Apache
4 35 (4.07%) JBoss
5 30 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (3.38%) Tomcat
7 23 (2.68%) WebLogic
8 20 (2.33%) Apache Solr
8 20 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
9 17 (1.98%) CMS
10 14 (1.63%) nginx
11 13 (1.51%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (0.93%) Mule
13 7 (0.81%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.70%) IIS
15 5 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (0.58%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.35%) Simulink
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Magento
2 5 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 171 (19.91%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (8.15%) GitHub
4 55 (6.40%) OpenShift
5 48 (5.59%) PaaS
6 43 (5.01%) npm
7 37 (4.31%) IaaS
8 27 (3.14%) Serverless
9 25 (2.91%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (2.79%) AWS CloudFormation
11 20 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
13 17 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
14 16 (1.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 16 (1.86%) Amazon S3
14 16 (1.86%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (1.63%) SaaS
16 11 (1.28%) Slack
17 10 (1.16%) Google Analytics
18 7 (0.81%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.70%) HTTP
2 23 (2.68%) Firewall
3 21 (2.44%) Kerberos
4 17 (1.98%) Internet
5 15 (1.75%) SSL
5 15 (1.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.81%) LAN
6 7 (0.81%) WAN
7 6 (0.70%) Network Security
8 5 (0.58%) DNS
9 3 (0.35%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.35%) WinSCP
10 2 (0.23%) DHCP
11 1 (0.12%) FTP
11 1 (0.12%) MQTT
11 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (15.37%) Relational Database
2 114 (13.27%) SQL Server
3 84 (9.78%) Big Data
4 72 (8.38%) MongoDB
5 60 (6.98%) Hadoop
6 59 (6.87%) NoSQL
7 50 (5.82%) HBase
8 43 (5.01%) Redis
9 41 (4.77%) MySQL
10 31 (3.61%) Oracle Database
11 30 (3.49%) Parquet
12 22 (2.56%) RDBMS
13 19 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (1.16%) DB2
16 8 (0.93%) Apache Hive
16 8 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
17 7 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 415 (48.31%) Jenkins
2 384 (44.70%) Git (software)
3 145 (16.88%) JIRA
4 104 (12.11%) Selenium
5 90 (10.48%) Maven
6 73 (8.50%) Bitbucket
7 67 (7.80%) JUnit
8 60 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 58 (6.75%) Cucumber
10 54 (6.29%) SonarQube
11 52 (6.05%) Gradle
11 52 (6.05%) gulp
12 50 (5.82%) Subversion
13 47 (5.47%) Visual Studio
14 45 (5.24%) Protractor
15 39 (4.54%) Sonatype Nexus
16 38 (4.42%) Karma Test Runner
16 38 (4.42%) TeamCity
17 37 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 36 (4.19%) GitLab
General
1 140 (16.30%) Finance
2 54 (6.29%) Banking
3 11 (1.28%) Retail
4 9 (1.05%) Publishing
4 9 (1.05%) Retail Banking
5 8 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 8 (0.93%) Games
6 5 (0.58%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.47%) Marketing
8 3 (0.35%) Advertising
8 3 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.12%) Back Office
10 1 (0.12%) Legal
10 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 510 (59.37%) Developer
2 138 (16.07%) Java Developer
3 127 (14.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 63 (7.33%) Architect
5 57 (6.64%) .NET Developer
5 57 (6.64%) Python Developer
6 56 (6.52%) Full Stack Developer
7 54 (6.29%) Django Developer
7 54 (6.29%) Python/Django Developer
8 47 (5.47%) C# Developer
9 44 (5.12%) Senior Developer
10 36 (4.19%) Node.js Developer
10 36 (4.19%) Tester
11 34 (3.96%) Angular Developer
12 33 (3.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 33 (3.84%) JavaScript Developer
12 33 (3.84%) Scala Developer
13 32 (3.73%) DevOps Developer
13 32 (3.73%) Senior DevOps
14 31 (3.61%) Apache Spark Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (29.34%) REST
2 235 (27.36%) CSS
3 230 (26.78%) HTML
4 214 (24.91%) AngularJS
5 207 (24.10%) Web Services
6 151 (17.58%) Spring
7 141 (16.41%) Node.js
8 133 (15.48%) JSON
9 123 (14.32%) HTML5
10 120 (13.97%) .NET
11 111 (12.92%) SOAP
12 109 (12.69%) RESTful
13 87 (10.13%) CSS3
14 81 (9.43%) jQuery
15 72 (8.38%) Kafka
16 67 (7.80%) Django
17 65 (7.57%) RabbitMQ
17 65 (7.57%) React
18 61 (7.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 58 (6.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 64 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 63 (7.33%) Greenfield Project
3 54 (6.29%) Mobile App
4 53 (6.17%) User Experience
5 42 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (4.07%) Linux Command Line
7 33 (3.84%) Virtual Team
8 32 (3.73%) Clustering
9 25 (2.91%) Fat Client
9 25 (2.91%) Thin Client
10 17 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
11 14 (1.63%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.40%) Life Science
12 12 (1.40%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.28%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.28%) Private Cloud
14 9 (1.05%) CMDB
15 8 (0.93%) Blog
16 7 (0.81%) Cloud Native
16 7 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 252 (29.34%) Linux
2 137 (15.95%) Windows
3 74 (8.61%) Unix
4 41 (4.77%) Apple iOS
5 40 (4.66%) Android
6 15 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.05%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.81%) CentOS
10 4 (0.47%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.23%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.12%) Debian
12 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 528 (61.47%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (39.46%) Test Automation
3 315 (36.67%) DevOps
4 301 (35.04%) Scrum
5 299 (34.81%) TDD
6 178 (20.72%) Continuous Delivery
7 167 (19.44%) BDD
8 133 (15.48%) Microservices
9 120 (13.97%) Kanban
10 106 (12.34%) Web Development
11 103 (11.99%) Open Source
12 97 (11.29%) Unit Testing
13 95 (11.06%) Software Engineering
14 90 (10.48%) Configuration Management
15 88 (10.24%) MVC
15 88 (10.24%) SDLC
16 78 (9.08%) Workflow
17 73 (8.50%) Pair Programming
18 72 (8.38%) Continuous Deployment
18 72 (8.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 338 (39.35%) Java
2 272 (31.66%) JavaScript
3 139 (16.18%) Python
4 134 (15.60%) C#
5 115 (13.39%) SQL
6 64 (7.45%) Ruby
7 47 (5.47%) Shell Script
8 45 (5.24%) Java 8
8 45 (5.24%) Scala
9 44 (5.12%) PowerShell
10 29 (3.38%) ES6
10 29 (3.38%) TypeScript
11 27 (3.14%) PHP
12 25 (2.91%) Groovy
13 23 (2.68%) Bash Shell
14 19 (2.21%) ES7
15 16 (1.86%) Apple Swift
15 16 (1.86%) Perl
16 12 (1.40%) Haskell
16 12 (1.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 142 (16.53%) Degree
2 38 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 35 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (3.38%) SC Cleared
5 21 (2.44%) Numerate Degree
6 14 (1.63%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.58%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.47%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.35%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.23%) APMG
11 2 (0.23%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.23%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.23%) ISEB
12 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.12%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.78%) QA
2 6 (0.70%) GDPR
3 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.35%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 105 (12.22%) Docker
2 52 (6.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 40 (4.66%) HDFS
4 19 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
7 5 (0.58%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.35%) vSphere
9 2 (0.23%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.12%) LXC
10 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 88 (10.24%) Puppet
2 77 (8.96%) Ansible
3 51 (5.94%) Hadoop YARN
4 48 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (3.96%) Terraform
6 16 (1.86%) Kibana
7 10 (1.16%) Grafana
7 10 (1.16%) Kubernetes
8 8 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.81%) BladeLogic
9 7 (0.81%) HP ALM
10 6 (0.70%) SCCM
11 5 (0.58%) Perfmon
12 4 (0.47%) SCOM
13 3 (0.35%) Capistrano
13 3 (0.35%) Salt
13 3 (0.35%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.23%) logstash
14 2 (0.23%) Oozie
14 2 (0.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 150 (17.46%) Oracle
2 100 (11.64%) Microsoft
3 42 (4.89%) Google
3 42 (4.89%) VMware
4 37 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (3.03%) New Relic
6 24 (2.79%) Hortonworks
7 23 (2.68%) IBM
8 21 (2.44%) Splunk
9 19 (2.21%) Twitter
10 15 (1.75%) Talend
11 12 (1.40%) Adobe
11 12 (1.40%) HP
11 12 (1.40%) SAP
12 11 (1.28%) Atlassian
13 10 (1.16%) PagerDuty
14 9 (1.05%) Red Hat
14 9 (1.05%) webMethods
15 8 (0.93%) Cloudera
16 5 (0.58%) CA Agile Central