Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Continuous Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 23 June 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 Deployment
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 80 97
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 0
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 15 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.02% 1.06% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 1
Wales median daily rate £550 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £370 £325
90th Percentile £638 £538 £375
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £483
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.66% +12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £23.80 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -40.51% - -11.11%

Continuous Deployment 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,277 1,127 1,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 86.64% 85.38% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 809 715
Wales median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £283 £185 £218
90th Percentile £550 £538 £515
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 82 53
Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £25.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.72% +51.47% +21.99%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.33
90th Percentile £40.00 £77.50 £61.00
UK median hourly rate £21.73 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.08% - +16.28%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Continuous Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in Wales

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Deployment in Wales

Continuous Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in Wales over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Deployment in Wales

Continuous Deployment
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
South Wales -14 13 £550 +17.33% 2
Continuous Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Deployment 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 Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps
1 12 (80.00%) AWS Certification
2 11 (73.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (73.33%) SDLC
2 11 (73.33%) Secure Coding
2 11 (73.33%) Microservices
2 11 (73.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Deployment Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (20.00%) React
5 3 (20.00%) GraphQL
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 3 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Web Operations
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban

Continuous Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (20.00%) React Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) GraphQL
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
1 3 (20.00%) React
2 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps
2 11 (73.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (73.33%) Deployment Automation
2 11 (73.33%) Microservices
2 11 (73.33%) SDLC
2 11 (73.33%) Secure Coding
2 11 (73.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Web Operations
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) C-shell
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) AWS Certification
2 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat