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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
England / South East
Rank 48 83 106
Rank change year-on-year +35 +23  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 296 216 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.80% 2.34% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 2.88% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 126 120
Median daily rate £438 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £45.87 £45.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.81% +13.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.50% +12.66%  

Continuous Integration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6361 7494 7901
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.62% 81.26% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3684 4608 4336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 268 286
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +23 70 £450 +12.50% 25
Berkshire +38 50 £463 -2.63% 16
Buckinghamshire +28 41 £385 +6.20% 7
West Sussex -6 38 £512 +21.06% 4
Oxfordshire +1 33 £450 +5.88% 7
Surrey +2 29 £388 -11.42% 28
Kent +28 18 £400 +3.22% 2
Middlesex +6 7 £214 -49.70%
East Sussex +8 6 £354 -27.43% 6
Continuous Integration
England

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 405 (72.45%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (49.55%) Java
3 227 (40.61%) TDD
4 221 (39.53%) Scrum
5 201 (35.96%) Jenkins
6 190 (33.99%) Git (software)
7 149 (26.65%) DevOps
8 145 (25.94%) SQL
9 140 (25.04%) JavaScript
10 139 (24.87%) Spring
11 137 (24.51%) Oracle
12 122 (21.82%) JIRA
13 121 (21.65%) C#
14 116 (20.75%) Linux
15 112 (20.04%) Web Services
16 111 (19.86%) HTML
17 98 (17.53%) CSS
18 96 (17.17%) REST
19 94 (16.82%) Software Engineering
20 91 (16.28%) BDD
21 89 (15.92%) SOAP
22 86 (15.38%) Selenium
23 85 (15.21%) Unit Testing
23 85 (15.21%) XML
24 83 (14.85%) Python
25 81 (14.49%) Finance
26 75 (13.42%) MVC
26 75 (13.42%) Automated Testing
26 75 (13.42%) Subversion
26 75 (13.42%) RESTful

Continuous Integration
Top Related 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 54 (9.66%) JBoss
2 49 (8.77%) Apache
3 41 (7.33%) Confluence
4 38 (6.80%) WebSphere
5 35 (6.26%) Tomcat
6 27 (4.83%) WebLogic
7 24 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
8 23 (4.11%) nginx
9 19 (3.40%) Apache Spark
9 19 (3.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 18 (3.22%) WebSphere Process Server
11 17 (3.04%) OpenStack
12 14 (2.50%) Alfresco
13 11 (1.97%) Mule
13 11 (1.97%) Mule ESB
14 9 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 8 (1.43%) IIS
16 7 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
16 7 (1.25%) SharePoint
17 6 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (1.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 13 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.89%) Magento
4 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 58 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (9.84%) GitHub
3 28 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (4.11%) PaaS
5 17 (3.04%) SaaS
6 13 (2.33%) IaaS
7 11 (1.97%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (1.97%) Google Analytics
8 8 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.54%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.54%) Google Play
10 3 (0.54%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.36%) Google Checkout
11 2 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.66%) HTTP
2 20 (3.58%) TCP/IP
3 16 (2.86%) Internet
4 12 (2.15%) SSL
5 9 (1.61%) DVB
6 7 (1.25%) LDAP
6 7 (1.25%) PuTTY
6 7 (1.25%) WinSCP
7 5 (0.89%) DNS
7 5 (0.89%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.89%) Network Security
8 4 (0.72%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.72%) IPv4
8 4 (0.72%) IPv6
9 3 (0.54%) AMQP
9 3 (0.54%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.54%) Firewall
9 3 (0.54%) NAS
10 2 (0.36%) IGMP
10 2 (0.36%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.45%) NoSQL
2 61 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 56 (10.02%) MongoDB
4 55 (9.84%) Oracle Database
5 44 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 41 (7.33%) MySQL
7 35 (6.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 35 (6.26%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (5.37%) Hadoop
9 25 (4.47%) Big Data
10 19 (3.40%) Oracle Database 10g
11 16 (2.86%) HBase
12 15 (2.68%) Apache Hive
13 14 (2.50%) Impala
13 14 (2.50%) Redis
13 14 (2.50%) Sqoop
14 13 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (2.15%) CouchDB
15 12 (2.15%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 201 (35.96%) Jenkins
2 190 (33.99%) Git (software)
3 122 (21.82%) JIRA
4 86 (15.38%) Selenium
5 75 (13.42%) Subversion
6 71 (12.70%) JUnit
7 68 (12.16%) Maven
8 62 (11.09%) Cucumber
9 44 (7.87%) Gradle
9 44 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 37 (6.62%) TeamCity
11 33 (5.90%) Eclipse
12 32 (5.72%) Mockito
13 26 (4.65%) NUnit
14 25 (4.47%) Ant
14 25 (4.47%) WebDriver
15 23 (4.11%) SpecFlow
16 19 (3.40%) IntelliJ
16 19 (3.40%) Oracle APEX
17 18 (3.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 81 (14.49%) Finance
2 23 (4.11%) Publishing
3 20 (3.58%) Banking
3 20 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.04%) Retail
5 12 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.97%) Legal
7 8 (1.43%) Electronics
8 7 (1.25%) Marketing
9 4 (0.72%) Automotive
9 4 (0.72%) German Language
10 3 (0.54%) Games
10 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 320 (57.25%) Developer
2 135 (24.15%) Java Developer
3 36 (6.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 35 (6.26%) .NET Developer
5 33 (5.90%) Software Engineer
6 30 (5.37%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (5.19%) Analyst
8 27 (4.83%) Scala Developer
9 26 (4.65%) Agile Developer
10 25 (4.47%) Test Analyst
11 23 (4.11%) Senior Developer
11 23 (4.11%) Software Developer
12 21 (3.76%) C# Developer
13 19 (3.40%) Consultant
13 19 (3.40%) Scrum Master
14 17 (3.04%) Java Engineer
14 17 (3.04%) Test Engineer
14 17 (3.04%) Tester
15 16 (2.86%) SQL Developer
15 16 (2.86%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (24.87%) Spring
2 112 (20.04%) Web Services
3 111 (19.86%) HTML
4 98 (17.53%) CSS
5 96 (17.17%) REST
6 89 (15.92%) SOAP
7 85 (15.21%) XML
8 75 (13.42%) RESTful
9 74 (13.24%) .NET
10 64 (11.45%) AngularJS
11 62 (11.09%) Node.js
12 61 (10.91%) Java EE
13 60 (10.73%) HTML5
14 52 (9.30%) JSON
15 47 (8.41%) jQuery
16 43 (7.69%) Hibernate
17 39 (6.98%) CSS3
17 39 (6.98%) Middleware
18 35 (6.26%) Ajax
19 32 (5.72%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.47%) Computer Science
2 20 (3.58%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.22%) User Experience
4 15 (2.68%) Client/Server
5 13 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.61%) Digital TV
6 9 (1.61%) STB
7 8 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
7 8 (1.43%) MPEG
8 6 (1.07%) Virtual Team
9 5 (0.89%) Private Cloud
9 5 (0.89%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.72%) Replication
11 3 (0.54%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.36%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.36%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.36%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 116 (20.75%) Linux
2 50 (8.94%) Windows
3 37 (6.62%) Unix
4 21 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (3.40%) Android
6 15 (2.68%) Ubuntu
7 8 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.07%) CentOS
8 6 (1.07%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.72%) Solaris
10 2 (0.36%) Debian
10 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.36%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (72.45%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (40.61%) TDD
3 221 (39.53%) Scrum
4 149 (26.65%) DevOps
5 94 (16.82%) Software Engineering
6 91 (16.28%) BDD
7 85 (15.21%) Unit Testing
8 75 (13.42%) Automated Testing
8 75 (13.42%) MVC
9 59 (10.55%) Configuration Management
9 59 (10.55%) Pair Programming
10 58 (10.38%) Kanban
11 54 (9.66%) Open Source
11 54 (9.66%) Web Development
12 52 (9.30%) OO
13 47 (8.41%) SDLC
14 44 (7.87%) Test Automation
15 43 (7.69%) SOA
16 42 (7.51%) Microservices
17 39 (6.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 277 (49.55%) Java
2 145 (25.94%) SQL
3 140 (25.04%) JavaScript
4 121 (21.65%) C#
5 83 (14.85%) Python
6 55 (9.84%) Ruby
7 51 (9.12%) Scala
8 35 (6.26%) PHP
9 32 (5.72%) PL/SQL
10 28 (5.01%) Perl
10 28 (5.01%) Shell Script
11 26 (4.65%) C++
11 26 (4.65%) PowerShell
12 21 (3.76%) Groovy
13 19 (3.40%) VB.NET
14 18 (3.22%) C
15 13 (2.33%) Bash Shell
16 10 (1.79%) Haskell
16 10 (1.79%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 56 (10.02%) Security Cleared
2 32 (5.72%) SC Cleared
3 28 (5.01%) Degree
4 14 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (1.97%) ISEB
7 9 (1.61%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.54%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.36%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.36%) CCNP
9 2 (0.36%) CISM
9 2 (0.36%) CISSP
9 2 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.36%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.18%) CCNA
10 1 (0.18%) CISA
10 1 (0.18%) MCSE
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.37%) QA
2 7 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.89%) PA-DSS
4 3 (0.54%) WAI
4 3 (0.54%) WCAG
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) SDET
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (6.44%) Docker
2 19 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.68%) HDFS
4 9 (1.61%) vSphere
5 8 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.89%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.72%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.54%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.54%) XenServer
9 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.18%) Ceph
9 1 (0.18%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) iptables
9 1 (0.18%) KVM
9 1 (0.18%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 51 (9.12%) Puppet
2 40 (7.16%) Ansible
3 39 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.97%) Oozie
5 9 (1.61%) Grafana
5 9 (1.61%) Kibana
6 7 (1.25%) Terraform
7 6 (1.07%) logstash
7 6 (1.07%) Salt
7 6 (1.07%) vRealize
7 6 (1.07%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.72%) Consul
9 4 (0.72%) Fluentd
9 4 (0.72%) Graphite
9 4 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.72%) Pingdom
9 4 (0.72%) StatsD
10 3 (0.54%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 137 (24.51%) Oracle
2 38 (6.80%) VMware
3 30 (5.37%) Google
3 30 (5.37%) Microsoft
4 20 (3.58%) Red Hat
5 18 (3.22%) HP
6 16 (2.86%) Talend
7 13 (2.33%) Atlassian
8 12 (2.15%) Zend
9 11 (1.97%) Cloudera
10 10 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (1.61%) Ab Initio
11 9 (1.61%) SAP
12 8 (1.43%) IBM
13 6 (1.07%) Hortonworks
14 5 (0.89%) AppDynamics
14 5 (0.89%) SaltStack
15 4 (0.72%) Adobe
15 4 (0.72%) PagerDuty
15 4 (0.72%) Rackspace
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Good consultancy rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Rate: £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
VASSIT
Rate: £0 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
VASSIT Services Ltd
Rate: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
People Source Consulting
Rate: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Posted: 19 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Rate: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday (pro rata)
Posted: 25 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago