Period
to 19 September 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 19 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.

Continuous Deployment
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 88 85
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 +18
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 24 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.55% 0.17% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 1
Wales median daily rate £463 £494 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.33% -1.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £325 £467 £450
90th Percentile £593 £516 £550
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -

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 1,364 988 945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.34% 84.88% 82.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 686 652
Wales median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% - +7.49%
10th Percentile £285 £192 £210
90th Percentile £575 £538 £531
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 63 46
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% +72.41% +3.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £32.63 £58.75 £66.25
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -14.58% +4.35% +4.55%

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 19 September 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 19 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
South Wales -10 22 £463 -6.33% 2
Continuous Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 14 (58.33%) Microservices
4 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (45.83%) AWS Certification
5 11 (45.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (45.83%) SDLC
5 11 (45.83%) DevOps
5 11 (45.83%) Secure Coding
5 11 (45.83%) Deployment Automation
6 8 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) Node.js
7 7 (29.17%) Digital Media
7 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
7 7 (29.17%) GraphQL
7 7 (29.17%) React
8 6 (25.00%) Software Deployment
9 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (16.67%) REST
9 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
9 4 (16.67%) BDD
9 4 (16.67%) Spring
9 4 (16.67%) Maven
9 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
3 3 (12.50%) Ant
3 3 (12.50%) Gradle
3 3 (12.50%) JUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) TestNG
4 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Node.js Developer
4 6 (25.00%) React Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (20.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) UI Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Developer in Test
8 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Node.js
2 7 (29.17%) GraphQL
2 7 (29.17%) React
3 4 (16.67%) REST
3 4 (16.67%) SOAP
3 4 (16.67%) Spring
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) XML Schema
5 1 (4.17%) EJB
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.17%) iBATIS
5 1 (4.17%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Microservices
3 12 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (45.83%) Deployment Automation
4 11 (45.83%) DevOps
4 11 (45.83%) SDLC
4 11 (45.83%) Secure Coding
4 11 (45.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 6 (25.00%) Software Deployment
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
8 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) AWS Certification
2 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) IBM