Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 20 September 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 Delivery
London > South London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 72 50
Rank change year-on-year -12 -22 +14
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 55 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 2.92% 3.19% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.50% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 20 12
South London median daily rate £525 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -15.91% +22.22%
10th Percentile £420 £410 £463
90th Percentile £688 £755 £723
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £69.17 - -

Continuous Delivery 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 South London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,687 1,030 971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 89.59% 91.23% 91.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,253 679 690
South London median daily rate £508 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.84% +11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £585
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 51 21
South London median hourly rate £43.63 £47.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.16% +131.71% -57.14%
10th Percentile £22.25 £12.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £53.00 £50.00
London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £21.69
% change year-on-year -4.26% +8.34% +5.80%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in South London

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery in South London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in South London

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in South London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in South London

Continuous Delivery
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the South London region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Croydon -22 41 £560 +4.19% 3
Bromley -13 1 - - 2
Continuous Delivery
London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 London region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 41 (74.55%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (58.18%) DevOps
3 29 (52.73%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (50.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (45.45%) ITIL
5 25 (45.45%) VMware
5 25 (45.45%) Private Cloud
6 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (41.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (36.36%) Java
9 19 (34.55%) SC Cleared
9 19 (34.55%) Security Cleared
10 16 (29.09%) Firewall
10 16 (29.09%) Deployment Automation
11 13 (23.64%) Software-Defined Networking
11 13 (23.64%) Cisco
11 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
11 13 (23.64%) Java EE
12 12 (21.82%) OpenStack
12 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
12 12 (21.82%) Advertising
12 12 (21.82%) Virtual Environments
13 11 (20.00%) Network Design
13 11 (20.00%) Degree
14 10 (18.18%) Terraform
14 10 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (16.36%) Dropwizard
15 9 (16.36%) JMeter
15 9 (16.36%) EMC
15 9 (16.36%) NetApp

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 12 (21.82%) OpenStack
2 7 (12.73%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (9.09%) JBoss
4 4 (7.27%) WildFly
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 29 (52.73%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (50.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (14.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (12.73%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (3.64%) Office 365
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.82%) Heroku
6 1 (1.82%) IaaS
6 1 (1.82%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.82%) PaaS
6 1 (1.82%) SaaS
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) Firewall
2 13 (23.64%) Software-Defined Networking
3 8 (14.55%) SAN
4 7 (12.73%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (12.73%) iSCSI
4 7 (12.73%) NAS
5 3 (5.45%) HTTP
6 2 (3.64%) VPN
7 1 (1.82%) DHCP
7 1 (1.82%) DNS
7 1 (1.82%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.82%) HBase
3 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) JMeter
2 8 (14.55%) Cucumber
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.55%) WebDriver
3 7 (12.73%) Burp Suite
3 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.73%) Protractor
3 7 (12.73%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.45%) JUnit
4 3 (5.45%) Mockito
5 1 (1.82%) Appium
5 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (21.82%) Advertising
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Publishing
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Tester
3 8 (14.55%) Data Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Data Storage Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Agile Tester
4 7 (12.73%) Project Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Developer
5 6 (10.91%) EMC Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.27%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) Java EE
2 9 (16.36%) Dropwizard
2 9 (16.36%) RESTful
3 7 (12.73%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (10.91%) JMS
5 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.27%) JSF
7 3 (5.45%) Express
7 3 (5.45%) JPA
7 3 (5.45%) WireMock
8 2 (3.64%) J2EE
8 2 (3.64%) JMX
9 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (1.82%) Kafka
9 1 (1.82%) LDAP
9 1 (1.82%) OSGi
9 1 (1.82%) WebdriverIO
9 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) Private Cloud
2 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.27%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (58.18%) DevOps
3 25 (45.45%) ITIL
4 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (29.09%) Deployment Automation
6 13 (23.64%) Test Automation
7 12 (21.82%) Virtual Environments
8 11 (20.00%) Network Design
9 10 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (16.36%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (16.36%) Software Testing
11 8 (14.55%) Load Balancing
12 7 (12.73%) BDD
12 7 (12.73%) TDD
13 4 (7.27%) Microservices
13 4 (7.27%) Release Management
14 3 (5.45%) Converged Infrastructure
14 3 (5.45%) CQRS
14 3 (5.45%) Performance Testing
14 3 (5.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) Java
2 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.09%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) SC Cleared
1 19 (34.55%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) MCSA
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) VCAP
3 1 (1.82%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.73%) NFS
3 7 (12.73%) VMware NSX
4 5 (9.09%) Docker
5 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Terraform
2 7 (12.73%) Kibana
2 7 (12.73%) logstash
3 5 (9.09%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.45%) Ansible
5 1 (1.82%) Consul
5 1 (1.82%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.82%) Packer
5 1 (1.82%) Puppet
5 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) VMware
2 13 (23.64%) Cisco
3 9 (16.36%) EMC
3 9 (16.36%) NetApp
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle