Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CruiseControl skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CruiseControl over the 6 months to 20 February 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.

CruiseControl
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 821 846 783
Rank change year-on-year +25 -63 +36
Contract jobs citing CruiseControl 61 35 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.034% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.19% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 45
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +9.68%
10th Percentile £376 £346 £357
90th Percentile £600 £563 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -32.63% +26.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CruiseControl is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 21,096 18,738 15,871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.27% 18.45% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,419 13,126 10,618
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £631 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 239 272
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30.00 £29.00 £22.02
90th Percentile £55.00 £67.25 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% +9.76% +2.50%

CruiseControl
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CruiseControl as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CruiseControl in the UK

CruiseControl
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CruiseControl in the UK

CruiseControl
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CruiseControl over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CruiseControl in the UK

CruiseControl
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CruiseControl in the UK

CruiseControl
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CruiseControl within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 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
England +48 58 £450 -5.26% 9
London +35 46 £450 -10.00% 2
UK excluding London -2 12 £320 -32.63% 7
Midlands +1 6 £320 -14.67% 2
West Midlands -14 6 £320 -14.67% 2
South West - 6 - - 2

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CruiseControl 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 with a requirement for CruiseControl.

1 47 (77.05%) TeamCity
2 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (75.41%) Jenkins
3 44 (72.13%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (62.30%) Python
5 37 (60.66%) TDD
6 36 (59.02%) Test Automation
7 33 (54.10%) Linux
8 30 (49.18%) Scrum
9 29 (47.54%) Maven
10 26 (42.62%) Ant
11 24 (39.34%) Pair Programming
12 22 (36.07%) Shell Script
12 22 (36.07%) JSON
12 22 (36.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (36.07%) Functional Testing
12 22 (36.07%) Exploratory Testing
13 20 (32.79%) Regression Testing
14 19 (31.15%) Gradle
15 18 (29.51%) DevOps
15 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
16 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
16 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
16 17 (27.87%) Java
17 16 (26.23%) Kalman Filter
18 15 (24.59%) C#
18 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
19 13 (21.31%) Perl
20 12 (19.67%) Tomcat
21 11 (18.03%) JavaScript

CruiseControl
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (19.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.11%) Apache
2 8 (13.11%) IIS
2 8 (13.11%) Jetty
2 8 (13.11%) Mongrel
2 8 (13.11%) nginx
2 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (11.48%) Apache Spark
4 4 (6.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (13.11%) AWS CloudFormation
1 8 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.84%) Sumo Logic
3 4 (6.56%) SaaS
4 3 (4.92%) NuGet
5 1 (1.64%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.64%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.92%) SQLite
3 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.28%) Big Data
3 2 (3.28%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.28%) HBase
3 2 (3.28%) Sqoop
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (77.05%) TeamCity
2 46 (75.41%) Jenkins
3 29 (47.54%) Maven
4 26 (42.62%) Ant
5 22 (36.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (31.15%) Gradle
7 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
8 11 (18.03%) Vagrant
9 8 (13.11%) JUnit
9 8 (13.11%) MSBuild
10 6 (9.84%) Eclipse
10 6 (9.84%) Travis CI
11 5 (8.20%) Subversion
12 4 (6.56%) Mercurial
12 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (4.92%) Apache Archiva
13 3 (4.92%) Artifactory
13 3 (4.92%) ClearCase
13 3 (4.92%) Xcode
14 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (11.48%) Front Office
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Automation Tester
1 21 (34.43%) Tester
2 18 (29.51%) Developer
3 14 (22.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Agile C# Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Agile Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Azure DevOps
4 7 (11.48%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.48%) C# WCF Developer
4 7 (11.48%) C# WPF Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Front Office Developer
4 7 (11.48%) UI Developer
4 7 (11.48%) WCF Developer
4 7 (11.48%) WPF Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Build and Release Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Build Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) JSON
2 8 (13.11%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
2 8 (13.11%) JRuby
2 8 (13.11%) Servlets
3 7 (11.48%) WCF
3 7 (11.48%) WPF
4 6 (9.84%) Hibernate
4 6 (9.84%) Spring
5 5 (8.20%) J2EE
5 5 (8.20%) Java EE
5 5 (8.20%) RESTful
5 5 (8.20%) SOAP
5 5 (8.20%) Web Services
6 4 (6.56%) CSS
6 4 (6.56%) HTML
6 4 (6.56%) JMS
7 2 (3.28%) Kafka
8 1 (1.64%) jQuery
8 1 (1.64%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.56%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.56%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.56%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (54.10%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 8 (13.11%) CentOS
3 8 (13.11%) Debian
3 8 (13.11%) Fedora
3 8 (13.11%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (72.13%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (60.66%) TDD
4 36 (59.02%) Test Automation
5 30 (49.18%) Scrum
6 24 (39.34%) Pair Programming
7 22 (36.07%) Exploratory Testing
7 22 (36.07%) Functional Testing
8 20 (32.79%) Regression Testing
9 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
9 18 (29.51%) DevOps
10 16 (26.23%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (16.39%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
13 8 (13.11%) BDD
14 7 (11.48%) Cloud Operations
14 7 (11.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
14 7 (11.48%) Web Development
15 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 5 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) Python
2 22 (36.07%) Shell Script
3 17 (27.87%) Java
3 17 (27.87%) PowerShell
4 15 (24.59%) C#
5 13 (21.31%) Perl
6 11 (18.03%) Bash Shell
6 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
7 10 (16.39%) SQL
8 8 (13.11%) Go
8 8 (13.11%) Ruby
9 7 (11.48%) Groovy
10 3 (4.92%) Apple Swift
10 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.64%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) HL7
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) VirtualBox
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.28%) HDFS
4 1 (1.64%) KVM
4 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Ansible
1 11 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (18.03%) Puppet
1 11 (18.03%) Salt
2 8 (13.11%) Packer
2 8 (13.11%) Terraform
3 7 (11.48%) Graylog
3 7 (11.48%) Kibana
3 7 (11.48%) logstash
3 7 (11.48%) Nagios
4 2 (3.28%) Oozie
5 1 (1.64%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Splunk
3 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.11%) VMware
4 7 (11.48%) AppDynamics
4 7 (11.48%) New Relic
4 7 (11.48%) Perforce
5 1 (1.64%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) Green Hat
5 1 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.64%) Telerik