Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 93 90
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +11
Contract jobs citing Continuous Deployment 19 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.09% 0.33% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.39% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 11
Wales median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £325 £450 £369
90th Percentile £538 £480 £538
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 1,523 1,020 1,212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.43% 82.93% 85.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,051 683 858
Wales median daily rate £425 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% -1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £288 £181 £212
90th Percentile £588 £550 £561
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 38 50
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £21.09 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.88% +17.17% +13.39%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.35 £10.73
90th Percentile £37.25 £50.62 £62.65
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +2.27%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -4 19 £425 -5.56% 1
Continuous Deployment
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
3 8 (42.11%) Maven
3 8 (42.11%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) SOAP
4 7 (36.84%) Microservices
5 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) Spring
5 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
5 6 (31.58%) Node.js
5 6 (31.58%) REST
6 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (26.32%) iBATIS
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) GraphQL
6 5 (26.32%) React
7 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (21.05%) Serverless
7 4 (21.05%) CISM
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) CISSP
7 4 (21.05%) SQL

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 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 4 (21.05%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 8 (42.11%) Maven
3 4 (21.05%) Fiddler
4 3 (15.79%) Ant
4 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
4 3 (15.79%) Gradle
4 3 (15.79%) JUnit
4 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) TestNG
5 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
6 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
6 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (21.05%) React Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) SOAP
3 6 (31.58%) Node.js
3 6 (31.58%) REST
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) GraphQL
4 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 5 (26.32%) iBATIS
4 5 (26.32%) React
4 5 (26.32%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) EJB
5 3 (15.79%) Java SE
5 3 (15.79%) XML Schema
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE
6 2 (10.53%) J2SE
6 2 (10.53%) JavaBeans
7 1 (5.26%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Microservices
3 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
3 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) Kanban
5 4 (21.05%) SABSA
5 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (10.53%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) Information Security
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISM
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) CSIRT
2 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Google
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) IBM