Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

Continuous Integration
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 72 81
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9 -26
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 194 148 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.42% 2.58% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 3.23% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 115 133
South West median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £325
90th Percentile £525 £575 £513
England median daily rate £500 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.50
England median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +26.67% -2.60% -1.28%

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 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 4609 4587 5154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.29% 79.94% 79.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2912 3091 3490
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £240 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 270 256
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.60
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -19 52 £431 -4.17% 26
Wiltshire +22 40 £413 -15.43% 13
Devon +30 38 £425 +38.44% 1
Somerset +10 29 £425 +9.68% 3
Gloucestershire +9 19 £360 -16.52% 5
Dorset +5 8 £512 +29.92% 3
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 106 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (46.39%) Jenkins
3 82 (42.27%) Java
4 75 (38.66%) DevOps
5 67 (34.54%) Test Automation
6 62 (31.96%) Git (software)
7 60 (30.93%) TDD
8 53 (27.32%) Scrum
8 53 (27.32%) Amazon AWS
9 51 (26.29%) JavaScript
10 50 (25.77%) Linux
11 48 (24.74%) SQL
12 44 (22.68%) Web Services
13 43 (22.16%) .NET
14 42 (21.65%) HTML
15 39 (20.10%) C#
16 38 (19.59%) Python
17 37 (19.07%) CSS
18 35 (18.04%) Unit Testing
19 34 (17.53%) Microsoft
20 30 (15.46%) Docker
20 30 (15.46%) Software Engineering
21 28 (14.43%) Spring
21 28 (14.43%) Maven
21 28 (14.43%) MVC
21 28 (14.43%) SOAP
21 28 (14.43%) Microservices
22 27 (13.92%) SQL Server
22 27 (13.92%) Continuous Deployment
23 26 (13.40%) Security Cleared

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 17 (8.76%) Apache
1 17 (8.76%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.73%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (7.73%) IIS
3 13 (6.70%) nginx
3 13 (6.70%) WebSphere
4 12 (6.19%) Jetty
5 9 (4.64%) Mongrel
6 8 (4.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (4.12%) CMS
7 7 (3.61%) Confluence
8 5 (2.58%) Kentico
8 5 (2.58%) Mule
8 5 (2.58%) SAS
9 4 (2.06%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.06%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (2.06%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.55%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.55%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 53 (27.32%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (12.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (10.31%) Serverless
4 19 (9.79%) GitHub
5 17 (8.76%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (7.73%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (7.73%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (7.22%) Amazon S3
8 10 (5.15%) Google App Engine
9 8 (4.12%) Route 53
9 8 (4.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (3.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 7 (3.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (2.58%) PaaS
12 3 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (1.03%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.52%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.70%) HTTP
1 13 (6.70%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.19%) SSL
3 10 (5.15%) DHCP
3 10 (5.15%) DNS
3 10 (5.15%) FTP
3 10 (5.15%) IPsec
4 8 (4.12%) SMS
5 3 (1.55%) Intranet
5 3 (1.55%) VPN
6 2 (1.03%) PuTTY
6 2 (1.03%) WinSCP
7 1 (0.52%) CTI
7 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.37%) NoSQL
3 18 (9.28%) MongoDB
4 12 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (5.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (4.64%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.61%) Big Data
9 6 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (2.58%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 5 (2.58%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.58%) SAS EBI
10 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.06%) MySQL
11 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 90 (46.39%) Jenkins
2 62 (31.96%) Git (software)
3 28 (14.43%) Maven
4 25 (12.89%) Selenium
5 22 (11.34%) Cucumber
6 20 (10.31%) Visual Studio
7 19 (9.79%) JIRA
8 16 (8.25%) Ant
8 16 (8.25%) Bitbucket
9 15 (7.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (7.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 14 (7.22%) Gradle
10 14 (7.22%) TeamCity
11 13 (6.70%) Sonatype Nexus
12 12 (6.19%) Vagrant
13 10 (5.15%) SonarQube
14 9 (4.64%) Travis CI
15 8 (4.12%) Hudson
15 8 (4.12%) Mockito
15 8 (4.12%) ReSharper
General
1 17 (8.76%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Back Office
3 6 (3.09%) Banking
3 6 (3.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.06%) Law
5 1 (0.52%) Advertising
5 1 (0.52%) Automotive
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (51.55%) Developer
2 31 (15.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (11.34%) .NET Developer
3 22 (11.34%) Java Developer
4 13 (6.70%) AWS DevOps
5 11 (5.67%) Architect
5 11 (5.67%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (5.67%) Python Developer
6 10 (5.15%) C# Developer
7 9 (4.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 9 (4.64%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.61%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (3.61%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (3.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (3.61%) Test Engineer
9 6 (3.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (3.09%) HTML Developer
9 6 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.68%) Web Services
2 43 (22.16%) .NET
3 42 (21.65%) HTML
4 37 (19.07%) CSS
5 28 (14.43%) SOAP
5 28 (14.43%) Spring
6 26 (13.40%) REST
7 25 (12.89%) AngularJS
7 25 (12.89%) ASP.NET
8 23 (11.86%) jQuery
9 18 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (9.28%) JSON
9 18 (9.28%) Node.js
9 18 (9.28%) React
10 17 (8.76%) .NET Framework
10 17 (8.76%) HTML5
10 17 (8.76%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (7.73%) RESTful
12 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (7.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (4.64%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.12%) iPad
3 7 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.09%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.09%) User Experience
5 5 (2.58%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.03%) NHS
7 2 (1.03%) RIA
7 2 (1.03%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) CESG
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.77%) Linux
2 17 (8.76%) Windows
3 12 (6.19%) Unix
4 10 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.09%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.58%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.06%) CentOS
7 4 (2.06%) CoreOS
8 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.03%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (1.03%) VMS
9 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (54.64%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (38.66%) DevOps
3 67 (34.54%) Test Automation
4 60 (30.93%) TDD
5 53 (27.32%) Scrum
6 35 (18.04%) Unit Testing
7 30 (15.46%) Software Engineering
8 28 (14.43%) Microservices
8 28 (14.43%) MVC
9 27 (13.92%) Continuous Deployment
10 25 (12.89%) BDD
11 24 (12.37%) Open Source
12 22 (11.34%) Configuration Management
12 22 (11.34%) E-Commerce
13 21 (10.82%) Coaching
14 20 (10.31%) Web Development
15 18 (9.28%) Kanban
16 16 (8.25%) Mentoring
17 15 (7.73%) User Stories
17 15 (7.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 82 (42.27%) Java
2 51 (26.29%) JavaScript
3 48 (24.74%) SQL
4 39 (20.10%) C#
5 38 (19.59%) Python
6 14 (7.22%) Ruby
7 9 (4.64%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.12%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.12%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.61%) C
9 7 (3.61%) Groovy
10 6 (3.09%) C++
11 5 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.58%) Scala
12 3 (1.55%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.55%) R
13 2 (1.03%) F#
14 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.52%) Go
Qualifications
1 26 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.25%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.58%) ISEB
5 4 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.55%) Degree
6 3 (1.55%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.37%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.03%) HL7
3 2 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 30 (15.46%) Docker
2 15 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.19%) VirtualBox
3 12 (6.19%) Xen
4 8 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.55%) HDFS
6 3 (1.55%) vSphere
7 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.03%) GlusterFS
7 2 (1.03%) LXC
Systems Management
1 23 (11.86%) Puppet
2 17 (8.76%) Ansible
3 14 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.61%) Kubernetes
5 6 (3.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 6 (3.09%) Terraform
6 4 (2.06%) Nagios
7 3 (1.55%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.55%) Kibana
8 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.03%) Icinga
8 2 (1.03%) logstash
8 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.03%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.52%) Grafana
9 1 (0.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.28%) VMware
3 16 (8.25%) Oracle
4 15 (7.73%) Google
5 12 (6.19%) hybris
6 11 (5.67%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.64%) Atlassian
8 8 (4.12%) Adobe
8 8 (4.12%) Coverity
9 6 (3.09%) MuleSoft
10 5 (2.58%) Citrix
10 5 (2.58%) SAP
10 5 (2.58%) Tableau
11 3 (1.55%) New Relic
12 2 (1.03%) HP
12 2 (1.03%) RedGate
12 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
12 2 (1.03%) Twitter
13 1 (0.52%) Apple
13 1 (0.52%) Splunk