Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Travis CI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Travis CI over the 6 months to 6 April 2020 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.

Travis CI
UK
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 539 625 737
Rank change year-on-year +86 +112 +3
Contract jobs citing Travis CI 155 254 163
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.44% 1.25% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 224 142
Median daily rate £650 £550 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +3.53% -3.41%
10th Percentile £421 £450 £413
90th Percentile £750 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £512 £500
% change year-on-year +31.84% +2.40% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50

Travis CI 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 10,789 20,281 19,535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.46% 20.92% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,006 13,736 13,596
Median daily rate £488 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 294 221
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -3.37% +8.54%
10th Percentile £18.25 £25.12 £28.00
90th Percentile £63.00 £55.00 £67.50
Median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year -14.77% +1.15% +6.10%

Travis CI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Travis CI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Travis CI in the UK

Travis CI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Travis CI.

Daily rate trend for Travis CI in the UK

Travis CI
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Travis CI over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Travis CI in the UK

Travis CI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Travis CI.

Hourly rate trend for Travis CI in the UK

Travis CI
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Travis CI within the UK over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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 +61 142 £650 +18.18% 16
UK excluding London +125 84 £675 +31.84% 7
London +65 68 £625 +13.64% 9
North of England +65 49 £675 +12.50% 3
North East +54 21 £900 +100.00% 1
North West +26 19 £663 -5.36% 2
West Midlands +56 12 - -
Midlands +48 12 - -
Scotland +27 11 £650 -7.14%
Yorkshire +38 10 £688 +37.50%
East of England +35 6 £363 -19.44% 1
South East +92 5 £475 - 2
Work from Home +9 4 £360 -33.02% 2
South West - 1 £490 - 1

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Travis CI 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 Travis CI.

1 126 (81.29%) DevOps
2 98 (63.23%) AWS
3 96 (61.94%) Jenkins
4 73 (47.10%) Kubernetes
5 71 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (42.58%) Open Source
7 62 (40.00%) Python
8 61 (39.35%) Terraform
9 56 (36.13%) Puppet
9 56 (36.13%) Ansible
10 55 (35.48%) Java
11 53 (34.19%) CircleCI
12 51 (32.90%) Git (software)
13 50 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (30.97%) Configuration Management
15 45 (29.03%) Ruby
15 45 (29.03%) GCP
16 44 (28.39%) Amazon EC2
17 43 (27.74%) JIRA
17 43 (27.74%) TDD
17 43 (27.74%) Docker
18 42 (27.10%) CSS
19 41 (26.45%) HTML
20 40 (25.81%) Linux
21 39 (25.16%) nginx
22 38 (24.52%) JavaScript
23 36 (23.23%) Groovy
24 33 (21.29%) Google
24 33 (21.29%) PostgreSQL
25 32 (20.65%) Web Services

Travis CI
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 39 (25.16%) nginx
2 29 (18.71%) Apache
2 29 (18.71%) Tomcat
3 28 (18.06%) IIS
3 28 (18.06%) Jetty
3 28 (18.06%) Mongrel
3 28 (18.06%) WebSphere
4 13 (8.39%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (8.39%) Confluence
5 6 (3.87%) Apache Spark
5 6 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.29%) CMS
7 1 (0.65%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 98 (63.23%) AWS
2 45 (29.03%) GCP
3 44 (28.39%) Amazon EC2
4 30 (19.35%) Azure
5 29 (18.71%) GitHub
6 28 (18.06%) Google App Engine
7 18 (11.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (11.61%) OpenShift
8 16 (10.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 16 (10.32%) CloudFront
8 16 (10.32%) Serverless
9 15 (9.68%) Amazon ECS
9 15 (9.68%) Amazon S3
9 15 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (9.68%) Route 53
9 15 (9.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (8.39%) npm
10 13 (8.39%) PaaS
11 12 (7.74%) SaaS
12 9 (5.81%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.35%) HTTP
2 29 (18.71%) DNS
3 28 (18.06%) DHCP
3 28 (18.06%) FTP
3 28 (18.06%) IPsec
3 28 (18.06%) TCP/IP
4 25 (16.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.29%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (10.32%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (5.16%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.87%) BigQuery
4 6 (3.87%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.87%) HBase
4 6 (3.87%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.58%) Big Data
6 4 (2.58%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.94%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (1.94%) MySQL
8 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 96 (61.94%) Jenkins
2 53 (34.19%) CircleCI
3 51 (32.90%) Git (software)
4 43 (27.74%) JIRA
5 22 (14.19%) RSpec
6 16 (10.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (9.68%) Gradle
8 14 (9.03%) GoCD
8 14 (9.03%) Maven
9 13 (8.39%) gulp
10 10 (6.45%) Selenium
11 7 (4.52%) GitLab
12 6 (3.87%) Cucumber
12 6 (3.87%) Mocha
12 6 (3.87%) Spinnaker
12 6 (3.87%) Vagrant
12 6 (3.87%) webpack
13 5 (3.23%) Xcode
14 4 (2.58%) Hudson
14 4 (2.58%) JMeter
General
1 22 (14.19%) Finance
2 15 (9.68%) Public Sector
3 7 (4.52%) Banking
4 6 (3.87%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.29%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (39.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 57 (36.77%) Developer
3 27 (17.42%) Senior DevOps
4 26 (16.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 22 (14.19%) AWS Engineer
6 17 (10.97%) AWS DevOps
7 16 (10.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 15 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 14 (9.03%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 11 (7.10%) Node.js Developer
10 11 (7.10%) Senior Developer
11 10 (6.45%) Azure Developer
12 9 (5.81%) Ruby Developer
13 8 (5.16%) HTML Developer
14 7 (4.52%) Lead DevOps
15 6 (3.87%) AWS Developer
15 6 (3.87%) Java Developer
15 6 (3.87%) Java Hadoop Developer
15 6 (3.87%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 6 (3.87%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.10%) CSS
2 41 (26.45%) HTML
3 32 (20.65%) Web Services
4 28 (18.06%) .NET
4 28 (18.06%) J2EE
4 28 (18.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 28 (18.06%) Servlets
5 22 (14.19%) Node.js
6 13 (8.39%) Elastic Stack
7 12 (7.74%) JSON
8 9 (5.81%) React
8 9 (5.81%) RESTful
9 7 (4.52%) Spring
9 7 (4.52%) Swagger
10 6 (3.87%) Express
10 6 (3.87%) GraphQL
10 6 (3.87%) PySpark
10 6 (3.87%) REST
10 6 (3.87%) Sass
10 6 (3.87%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.32%) BYOD
2 8 (5.16%) User Experience
3 6 (3.87%) iPad
3 6 (3.87%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.94%) PKI
6 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.81%) Linux
2 16 (10.32%) Unix
3 5 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.58%) Windows
5 2 (1.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (81.29%) DevOps
2 71 (45.81%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (42.58%) Open Source
4 50 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (30.97%) Configuration Management
6 43 (27.74%) TDD
7 30 (19.35%) Scrum
7 30 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 22 (14.19%) Kanban
9 20 (12.90%) Infrastructure as Code
9 20 (12.90%) User Stories
10 18 (11.61%) Microservices
11 17 (10.97%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 14 (9.03%) Collaborative Working
13 13 (8.39%) Epics
13 13 (8.39%) Sprint Planning
13 13 (8.39%) Task Automation
14 11 (7.10%) OOP
15 10 (6.45%) BDD
15 10 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.00%) Python
2 55 (35.48%) Java
3 45 (29.03%) Ruby
4 38 (24.52%) JavaScript
5 36 (23.23%) Groovy
6 21 (13.55%) Bash Shell
7 16 (10.32%) Perl
7 16 (10.32%) SQL
8 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.87%) R
8 6 (3.87%) Scala
8 6 (3.87%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.23%) Apple Swift
9 5 (3.23%) Go
10 4 (2.58%) Java 8
11 3 (1.94%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.32%) BC Cleared
3 11 (7.10%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (7.10%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.94%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.65%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.61%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 43 (27.74%) Docker
2 28 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (18.06%) Xen
3 6 (3.87%) HDFS
4 4 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 73 (47.10%) Kubernetes
2 61 (39.35%) Terraform
3 56 (36.13%) Ansible
3 56 (36.13%) Puppet
4 32 (20.65%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (11.61%) Salt
6 16 (10.32%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (3.87%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (2.58%) Consul
8 4 (2.58%) Rancher
9 3 (1.94%) Grafana
9 3 (1.94%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.29%) Nagios
11 1 (0.65%) Istio
Vendors
1 33 (21.29%) Google
2 31 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (18.06%) VMware
4 6 (3.87%) New Relic
5 3 (1.94%) IBM
5 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.94%) Splunk
6 2 (1.29%) Apple
7 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.65%) SAP