Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 48 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +13
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 49 133 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.36% 5.55% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 6.50% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 96 72
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £312 £313 £275
90th Percentile £638 £531 £599
North East median daily rate £425 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate £46.25 - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 790 2046 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.34% 85.32% 84.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 1481 854
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +8.00%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £258
90th Percentile £554 £525 £600
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 82 51
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +60.00% -5.48%
10th Percentile £10.00 £14.01 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £36.00 £37.50
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year -10.71% +76.54% -16.08%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Tyne and Wear

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 49 £475 +5.56% 3
Continuous Integration
North East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 33 (67.35%) Jenkins
2 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (51.02%) DevOps
4 24 (48.98%) Git (software)
5 22 (44.90%) Test Automation
5 22 (44.90%) BDD
6 19 (38.78%) JIRA
7 16 (32.65%) TDD
8 15 (30.61%) Java
8 15 (30.61%) Confluence
8 15 (30.61%) Microservices
9 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) Selenium
10 13 (26.53%) Puppet
11 12 (24.49%) WebDriver
11 12 (24.49%) Cucumber
11 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
11 12 (24.49%) QA
11 12 (24.49%) JUnit
11 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
11 12 (24.49%) Scrum
12 11 (22.45%) Coaching
12 11 (22.45%) Slack
13 10 (20.41%) Open Source
13 10 (20.41%) WCAG
13 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
14 9 (18.37%) Python
14 9 (18.37%) HTTP
15 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
15 8 (16.33%) Ruby

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 15 (30.61%) Confluence
2 7 (14.29%) nginx
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Slack
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) Mimecast
3 2 (4.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (67.35%) Jenkins
2 24 (48.98%) Git (software)
3 19 (38.78%) JIRA
4 13 (26.53%) Selenium
5 12 (24.49%) Cucumber
5 12 (24.49%) JUnit
5 12 (24.49%) WebDriver
6 7 (14.29%) SonarQube
7 6 (12.24%) RSpec
8 5 (10.20%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (8.16%) Burp Suite
9 4 (8.16%) Firebug
9 4 (8.16%) Gradle
9 4 (8.16%) Hamcrest
9 4 (8.16%) HP UFT
9 4 (8.16%) JMeter
9 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
9 4 (8.16%) Subversion
10 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
11 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Test Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Test Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) JIRA Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Lead DevOps
4 5 (10.20%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Tester
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Agile Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
1 6 (12.24%) CSS
1 6 (12.24%) HTML
1 6 (12.24%) REST
1 6 (12.24%) Spring
1 6 (12.24%) Spring MVC
2 4 (8.16%) jQuery
2 4 (8.16%) JSP
2 4 (8.16%) Spring Boot
2 4 (8.16%) XML
2 4 (8.16%) XSD
3 3 (6.12%) JSON
4 2 (4.08%) Ajax
4 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.08%) CSS3
4 2 (4.08%) Django
4 2 (4.08%) Guice
4 2 (4.08%) Play Framework
4 2 (4.08%) RESTful
4 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Unix
8 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) DevOps
3 22 (44.90%) BDD
3 22 (44.90%) Test Automation
4 16 (32.65%) TDD
5 15 (30.61%) Microservices
6 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
6 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
6 12 (24.49%) Scrum
7 11 (22.45%) Coaching
8 10 (20.41%) Open Source
8 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
9 8 (16.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (16.33%) SFIA
10 7 (14.29%) ITIL
10 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
10 7 (14.29%) Service Management
10 7 (14.29%) Static Code Analysis
10 7 (14.29%) Test Management
10 7 (14.29%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) Python
3 8 (16.33%) Ruby
3 8 (16.33%) Scala
3 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
4 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.29%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) C#
6 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) ISEB
1 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
2 10 (20.41%) WCAG
3 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Docker
2 5 (10.20%) Xen
3 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) Puppet
2 7 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.20%) Ansible
4 4 (8.16%) Nessus
5 2 (4.08%) WSUS
6 1 (2.04%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Google
2 2 (4.08%) Kaspersky
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.04%) Vyatta