Period
to 20 September 2018

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 September 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.

CruiseControl
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 832 822 875
Rank change year-on-year -10 +53 -73
Contract jobs citing CruiseControl 65 47 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.048% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 25 36
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% +12.05%
10th Percentile £286 £367 £325
90th Percentile £600 £588 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £325 £400
% change year-on-year -9.23% -18.75% +6.67%
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 21,400 17,934 17,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.79% 18.15% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,692 12,278 11,727
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £300
90th Percentile £613 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 298 267
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%
10th Percentile £26.55 £28.75 £26.14
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.30 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +6.40%

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 September 2018.

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 7 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 September 2018. 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 -10 65 £550 +10.00% 16
London -4 52 £600 +20.00% 2
UK excluding London -7 13 £295 -9.23% 15
South West - 8 £295 - 2
North of England -16 3 £375 -
North West -17 3 £375 -
East of England - 2 - - 3

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 62 (95.38%) Continuous Integration
2 53 (81.54%) TeamCity
3 52 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
5 42 (64.62%) Jenkins
6 40 (61.54%) C#
7 37 (56.92%) Test Automation
8 36 (55.38%) Git (software)
9 34 (52.31%) Computer Science
10 32 (49.23%) SQL
11 29 (44.62%) .NET
11 29 (44.62%) Java
11 29 (44.62%) Maven
12 28 (43.08%) TDD
13 25 (38.46%) Ant
14 23 (35.38%) JavaScript
14 23 (35.38%) Python
14 23 (35.38%) DevOps
15 22 (33.85%) Continuous Delivery
15 22 (33.85%) Gradle
16 21 (32.31%) Splunk
16 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
16 21 (32.31%) Linux
16 21 (32.31%) Apache
16 21 (32.31%) Front Office
16 21 (32.31%) WCF
16 21 (32.31%) WPF
16 21 (32.31%) Web Development
16 21 (32.31%) .NET Framework
17 20 (30.77%) PowerShell

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 21 (32.31%) Apache
2 18 (27.69%) IIS
2 18 (27.69%) Jetty
2 18 (27.69%) Mongrel
2 18 (27.69%) nginx
2 18 (27.69%) Tomcat
2 18 (27.69%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.15%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.62%) JBoss
5 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.69%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (27.69%) AWS CloudFormation
1 18 (27.69%) Cloud Computing
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (24.62%) Sumo Logic
3 7 (10.77%) Google App Engine
3 7 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (10.77%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) Apache Hive
1 4 (6.15%) Big Data
1 4 (6.15%) Data Lake
1 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
1 4 (6.15%) HBase
1 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
1 4 (6.15%) SQLite
1 4 (6.15%) Sqoop
2 3 (4.62%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (4.62%) GIS
2 3 (4.62%) JasperReports
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (81.54%) TeamCity
2 42 (64.62%) Jenkins
3 36 (55.38%) Git (software)
4 29 (44.62%) Maven
5 25 (38.46%) Ant
6 22 (33.85%) Gradle
7 18 (27.69%) MSBuild
7 18 (27.69%) Vagrant
8 13 (20.00%) JUnit
9 12 (18.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (16.92%) Travis CI
11 9 (13.85%) Hudson
12 7 (10.77%) Selenium
12 7 (10.77%) Subversion
13 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
13 6 (9.23%) Mercurial
13 6 (9.23%) NUnit
13 6 (9.23%) SpecFlow
14 5 (7.69%) Xcode
15 4 (6.15%) JIRA
General
1 21 (32.31%) Front Office
2 9 (13.85%) Finance
3 6 (9.23%) Advertising
3 6 (9.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) Agile C# Developer
2 21 (32.31%) Agile Developer
2 21 (32.31%) C# Developer
2 21 (32.31%) C# WCF Developer
2 21 (32.31%) C# WPF Developer
2 21 (32.31%) Front Office Developer
2 21 (32.31%) UI Developer
2 21 (32.31%) WCF Developer
2 21 (32.31%) WPF Developer
3 15 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (18.46%) Azure Engineer
5 11 (16.92%) Azure DevOps
5 11 (16.92%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Automation Test Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) iOS Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Big Data Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) .NET
2 21 (32.31%) .NET Framework
2 21 (32.31%) WCF
2 21 (32.31%) WPF
3 18 (27.69%) JRuby
3 18 (27.69%) Servlets
4 10 (15.38%) CSS
5 8 (12.31%) HTML
6 6 (9.23%) Gherkin
7 4 (6.15%) Kafka
7 4 (6.15%) REST
7 4 (6.15%) Web Services
8 3 (4.62%) GWT
8 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.62%) JMS
8 3 (4.62%) JSON
8 3 (4.62%) Middleware
9 2 (3.08%) Ajax
9 2 (3.08%) Apache Flex
9 2 (3.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (52.31%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.31%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.23%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.15%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.15%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.31%) Linux
2 20 (30.77%) Windows
3 18 (27.69%) CentOS
3 18 (27.69%) Debian
3 18 (27.69%) Fedora
3 18 (27.69%) Ubuntu
4 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.62%) Android
6 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (95.38%) Continuous Integration
2 52 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (56.92%) Test Automation
4 28 (43.08%) TDD
5 23 (35.38%) DevOps
6 22 (33.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 21 (32.31%) Web Development
8 13 (20.00%) Scrum
9 12 (18.46%) Cloud Operations
9 12 (18.46%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
11 7 (10.77%) Pair Programming
12 6 (9.23%) Exploratory Testing
12 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (9.23%) Test Strategy
13 5 (7.69%) iOS Development
14 4 (6.15%) Analytics
14 4 (6.15%) BDD
14 4 (6.15%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (61.54%) C#
2 32 (49.23%) SQL
3 29 (44.62%) Java
4 23 (35.38%) JavaScript
4 23 (35.38%) Python
5 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
6 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
7 19 (29.23%) Perl
8 18 (27.69%) Go
8 18 (27.69%) Ruby
9 5 (7.69%) Apple Swift
9 5 (7.69%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.62%) Java 8
11 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Degree
2 13 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) GCP
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) VirtualBox
1 18 (27.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.46%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.23%) KVM
3 6 (9.23%) Xen
4 4 (6.15%) HDFS
5 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) Ansible
1 18 (27.69%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (27.69%) Packer
1 18 (27.69%) Puppet
1 18 (27.69%) Salt
1 18 (27.69%) Terraform
2 17 (26.15%) Graylog
2 17 (26.15%) Kibana
2 17 (26.15%) logstash
2 17 (26.15%) Nagios
3 4 (6.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 21 (32.31%) Splunk
3 18 (27.69%) Red Hat
3 18 (27.69%) VMware
4 17 (26.15%) AppDynamics
4 17 (26.15%) New Relic
5 9 (13.85%) Google
6 7 (10.77%) Rackspace
7 6 (9.23%) Cadence
7 6 (9.23%) Perforce
8 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.08%) Adobe
9 2 (3.08%) Capita