Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 January 2019 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 West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 58 83
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 -1
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 267 187 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.24% 3.58% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 4.34% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 116 87
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £350 £333 £304
90th Percentile £625 £550 £575
England median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South West median hourly rate £61.50 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £49.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -14.14% +16.47% -8.11%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,409 4,304 4,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.91% 82.40% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,476 2,688 2,928
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £285 £256 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 175 296
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -11.43% -10.26%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.45 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.45 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year +0.27% -2.34% +4.35%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in the South West

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in the South West

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the South West over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in the South West

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in the South West

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Bristol +34 155 £425 -5.56% 72
Wiltshire -33 32 £450 +2.86% 10
Devon +8 29 £480 -4.00% 10
Gloucestershire -18 24 £475 +14.46% 17
Somerset -23 19 £475 -1.30% 8
Dorset -2 3 £350 -17.65% 8
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 218 (81.65%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (46.07%) Java
3 121 (45.32%) TDD
4 108 (40.45%) Test Automation
5 98 (36.70%) Jenkins
6 95 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
7 90 (33.71%) JavaScript
8 83 (31.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 77 (28.84%) Scrum
10 70 (26.22%) Git (software)
11 65 (24.34%) SQL
12 60 (22.47%) BDD
13 53 (19.85%) DevOps
13 53 (19.85%) OO
14 51 (19.10%) Oracle
15 49 (18.35%) HTML
15 49 (18.35%) Problem-Solving
16 48 (17.98%) CSS
16 48 (17.98%) Ansible
16 48 (17.98%) Security Cleared
17 47 (17.60%) Opscode Chef
18 46 (17.23%) .NET
18 46 (17.23%) NUnit
19 45 (16.85%) JIRA
19 45 (16.85%) Python
20 44 (16.48%) Puppet
21 42 (15.73%) C#
21 42 (15.73%) Selenium
22 41 (15.36%) RESTful
23 40 (14.98%) PostgreSQL

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 39 (14.61%) WebLogic
2 38 (14.23%) Tomcat
3 31 (11.61%) OpenStack
3 31 (11.61%) WebSphere
4 28 (10.49%) Confluence
5 8 (3.00%) Apache
6 7 (2.62%) Mule
7 6 (2.25%) CMS
7 6 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.25%) IIS
8 4 (1.50%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.50%) Jetty
9 3 (1.12%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.75%) SAS
11 1 (0.37%) JBoss
11 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.50%) InVision
3 4 (1.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.00%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (31.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.99%) IaaS
3 24 (8.99%) SaaS
4 23 (8.61%) PaaS
5 20 (7.49%) GitHub
6 17 (6.37%) Boomi
7 12 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (3.75%) Amazon S3
8 10 (3.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (2.25%) Serverless
11 5 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (1.87%) Route 53
12 4 (1.50%) Datadog
13 3 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (1.12%) npm
13 3 (1.12%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.49%) HTTP
2 3 (1.12%) DNS
2 3 (1.12%) Internet
3 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.75%) IPv6
3 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.75%) VoIP
4 1 (0.37%) AMQP
4 1 (0.37%) Extranet
4 1 (0.37%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.37%) SSH
4 1 (0.37%) SSL
4 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.98%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (13.48%) MySQL
3 33 (12.36%) NoSQL
4 30 (11.24%) SQL Server
5 21 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.49%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.62%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.12%) Big Data
9 3 (1.12%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.12%) GIS
9 3 (1.12%) SSDT
10 2 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.37%) Redis
Development Applications
1 98 (36.70%) Jenkins
2 70 (26.22%) Git (software)
3 46 (17.23%) NUnit
4 45 (16.85%) JIRA
5 42 (15.73%) Selenium
6 39 (14.61%) Cucumber
7 35 (13.11%) JUnit
8 31 (11.61%) MSTest
9 30 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (9.74%) Hudson
10 26 (9.74%) Maven
11 22 (8.24%) JMeter
12 15 (5.62%) Subversion
13 14 (5.24%) TeamCity
14 13 (4.87%) SpecFlow
15 9 (3.37%) SoapUI
15 9 (3.37%) Visual Studio Coded UI
16 8 (3.00%) Bitbucket
16 8 (3.00%) Visual Studio Team System
17 7 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (7.49%) Finance
2 9 (3.37%) Banking
3 7 (2.62%) Back Office
4 5 (1.87%) Marketing
4 5 (1.87%) Retail
5 4 (1.50%) Advertising
5 4 (1.50%) Electronics
5 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.12%) Publishing
7 2 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 141 (52.81%) Developer
2 61 (22.85%) Java Developer
3 27 (10.11%) Architect
4 23 (8.61%) Tester
5 21 (7.87%) Technical Architect
6 20 (7.49%) .NET Developer
7 19 (7.12%) Agile Developer
7 19 (7.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 15 (5.62%) Automation Tester
8 15 (5.62%) Scala Developer
9 14 (5.24%) AWS Developer
9 14 (5.24%) Senior Architect
9 14 (5.24%) Senior Developer
10 13 (4.87%) Scrum Master
10 13 (4.87%) Senior Technical Architect
11 12 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
12 11 (4.12%) AWS DevOps
12 11 (4.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.12%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.37%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (18.35%) HTML
2 48 (17.98%) CSS
3 46 (17.23%) .NET
4 41 (15.36%) RESTful
5 36 (13.48%) JSON
5 36 (13.48%) Web Services
6 35 (13.11%) AngularJS
6 35 (13.11%) REST
7 34 (12.73%) Spring
8 23 (8.61%) XML
9 19 (7.12%) Node.js
10 18 (6.74%) Gherkin
10 18 (6.74%) jQuery
10 18 (6.74%) SOAP
11 17 (6.37%) Middleware
12 16 (5.99%) Play Framework
13 15 (5.62%) Django
13 15 (5.62%) Guice
13 15 (5.62%) Ruby on Rails
13 15 (5.62%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.00%) Wiki
3 7 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.87%) NHS
4 5 (1.87%) User Experience
5 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.12%) Blog
6 3 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.75%) Digital TV
7 2 (0.75%) Fintech
7 2 (0.75%) iPad
7 2 (0.75%) IPTV
7 2 (0.75%) MPEG
7 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.37%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.37%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (13.11%) Linux
2 20 (7.49%) Windows
3 11 (4.12%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.62%) Unix
5 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (81.65%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (45.32%) TDD
3 108 (40.45%) Test Automation
4 77 (28.84%) Scrum
5 60 (22.47%) BDD
6 53 (19.85%) DevOps
6 53 (19.85%) OO
7 49 (18.35%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (14.61%) Migration
9 38 (14.23%) MVC
10 36 (13.48%) Open Source
11 32 (11.99%) Kanban
12 29 (10.86%) Microservices
13 28 (10.49%) Integration Testing
14 27 (10.11%) Configuration Management
15 25 (9.36%) Software Engineering
15 25 (9.36%) User Stories
16 24 (8.99%) Continuous Delivery
17 23 (8.61%) B2C
18 19 (7.12%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 123 (46.07%) Java
2 90 (33.71%) JavaScript
3 65 (24.34%) SQL
4 45 (16.85%) Python
5 42 (15.73%) C#
6 31 (11.61%) Ruby
7 20 (7.49%) Bash Shell
8 19 (7.12%) Scala
9 12 (4.49%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.75%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.37%) Java 8
12 7 (2.62%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.25%) ES6
14 5 (1.87%) C
14 5 (1.87%) Korn
14 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.50%) Groovy
15 4 (1.50%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.12%) C++
16 3 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (17.98%) Security Cleared
2 29 (10.86%) SC Cleared
3 25 (9.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (3.75%) Degree
4 10 (3.75%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.25%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.75%) CCNA
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.75%) MCSA
6 2 (0.75%) MCSE
6 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.75%) OCA
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.37%) CISM
7 1 (0.37%) CISSP
7 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.99%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.37%) PMO
2 1 (0.37%) PSD2
System Software
1 28 (10.49%) Docker
2 4 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.12%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) NDS
Systems Management
1 48 (17.98%) Ansible
2 47 (17.60%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (16.48%) Puppet
4 14 (5.24%) Kubernetes
5 10 (3.75%) Terraform
6 4 (1.50%) CA Service Virtualization
7 3 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.12%) Grafana
7 3 (1.12%) Icinga
7 3 (1.12%) Nagios
7 3 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.75%) Kibana
8 2 (0.75%) logstash
8 2 (0.75%) PowerCLI
8 2 (0.75%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.37%) Suricata
9 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (19.10%) Oracle
2 35 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.37%) Dell
3 17 (6.37%) Google
4 12 (4.49%) Atlassian
5 8 (3.00%) hybris
6 6 (2.25%) Adobe
7 5 (1.87%) CA
7 5 (1.87%) VMware
8 4 (1.50%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 4 (1.50%) SAP
9 3 (1.12%) Cadence
9 3 (1.12%) NetIQ
10 2 (0.75%) Cisco
11 1 (0.37%) IBM
11 1 (0.37%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.37%) Novell
11 1 (0.37%) Qualys
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.37%) Splunk