Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 15 October 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -21 -1 -19
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 12 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.24% 2.80% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 3.67% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 9
Southampton median daily rate £500 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +18.24%
10th Percentile £481 £313 £348
90th Percentile £544 £538 £469
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £435
% change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate £41.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £39.75 - £41.25
90th Percentile £43.25 - £43.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.50 £44.60 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.94% +4.93% -10.53%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 463 354 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 86.54% 76.29% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 213 257
Southampton median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £306 £250 £225
90th Percentile £574 £588 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 29
Southampton median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.70% +42.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.60 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.87 £48.09 £35.20
Hampshire median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +48.69%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Southampton

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Southampton

Continuous Integration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Continuous Integration in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) PaaS
5 5 (41.67%) Big Data
5 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) Docker
5 5 (41.67%) Serverless
5 5 (41.67%) Azure Functions
5 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) SAML
5 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
5 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (33.33%) Build Automation

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) PaaS
2 5 (41.67%) Azure Functions
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Serverless
3 4 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (25.00%) IaaS
4 3 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Redis
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (8.33%) AppVeyor
4 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) JSON
1 5 (41.67%) SAML
2 2 (16.67%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Terraform
3 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) Grafana
4 1 (8.33%) Packer
4 1 (8.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Databricks
2 2 (16.67%) VMware