The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Continuous Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Integration over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 Integration
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 50 42
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 22 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.14% 4.37% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 5.15% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 19
Median daily rate £475 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +6.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £355 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £530 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +16.66%  

Continuous Integration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 574 583 559
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 81.88% 84.86% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 399 312
Median daily rate £396 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 29 23
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Continuous Integration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Wales

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in Wales

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Integration in Wales

Continuous Integration
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 Integration within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +9 15 £425 +9.67% 4
West Wales -12 7 £540 +10.76% 1
Continuous Integration
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Integration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (67.86%) Java
3 55 (65.48%) Jenkins
4 53 (63.10%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (52.38%) REST
6 43 (51.19%) Ansible
6 43 (51.19%) Web Services
7 39 (46.43%) Configuration Management
7 39 (46.43%) Security Cleared
8 36 (42.86%) SC Cleared
8 36 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
9 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
10 31 (36.90%) Relational Database
11 27 (32.14%) Open Source
12 23 (27.38%) Git (software)
13 20 (23.81%) DevOps
14 19 (22.62%) Linux
14 19 (22.62%) Python
14 19 (22.62%) Finance
14 19 (22.62%) Software Delivery
15 17 (20.24%) Telecoms
16 16 (19.05%) Electronics
16 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (19.05%) SAP
16 16 (19.05%) Manufacturing
16 16 (19.05%) Programme Management
16 16 (19.05%) Marketing
16 16 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 16 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
17 15 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery

Continuous Integration
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 4 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (4.76%) Confluence
1 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.57%) Apache
2 3 (3.57%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) Jetty
2 3 (3.57%) Mongrel
2 3 (3.57%) nginx
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.38%) Liferay
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.19%) Mule
4 1 (1.19%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 16 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 53 (63.10%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.57%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.57%) Google App Engine
4 3 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.19%) Route 53
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
5 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (3.57%) DHCP
3 3 (3.57%) DSL
3 3 (3.57%) FTP
3 3 (3.57%) HTTP
3 3 (3.57%) IPsec
3 3 (3.57%) SSL
4 2 (2.38%) Internet
4 2 (2.38%) LDAP
4 2 (2.38%) SSH
4 2 (2.38%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (36.90%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.38%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.19%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.19%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.19%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.19%) Redis
Development Applications
1 55 (65.48%) Jenkins
2 23 (27.38%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.71%) Maven
4 5 (5.95%) NUnit
4 5 (5.95%) Vagrant
5 4 (4.76%) Ant
5 4 (4.76%) Hudson
5 4 (4.76%) JIRA
5 4 (4.76%) Travis CI
6 3 (3.57%) JUnit
7 2 (2.38%) NuGet
7 2 (2.38%) Selenium
7 2 (2.38%) Subversion
7 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.19%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.19%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.19%) Gradle
8 1 (1.19%) MSTest
8 1 (1.19%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (22.62%) Finance
2 17 (20.24%) Telecoms
3 16 (19.05%) Electronics
3 16 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 16 (19.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (65.48%) Developer
2 28 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 25 (29.76%) Cloud Developer
4 20 (23.81%) Applications Developer
5 14 (16.67%) AWS Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Consultant
7 8 (9.52%) Security Consultant
8 7 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Python Developer
9 6 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.95%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Architect
11 4 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (52.38%) REST
2 43 (51.19%) Web Services
3 11 (13.10%) RESTful
4 10 (11.90%) Spring
5 9 (10.71%) .NET
6 8 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (7.14%) Swagger
9 5 (5.95%) Dropwizard
9 5 (5.95%) Java EE
10 4 (4.76%) J2EE
10 4 (4.76%) NHibernate
11 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.57%) HTML
11 3 (3.57%) jQuery
11 3 (3.57%) Servlets
12 2 (2.38%) CSS3
12 2 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (2.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 3 (3.57%) Fintech
3 1 (1.19%) Blog
3 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Linux
2 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.19%) CentOS
3 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.05%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.43%) Configuration Management
3 36 (42.86%) Domain-Driven Design
4 27 (32.14%) Open Source
5 20 (23.81%) DevOps
6 19 (22.62%) Software Delivery
7 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
7 16 (19.05%) Programme Management
8 15 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (15.48%) Microservices
10 11 (13.10%) OWASP
10 11 (13.10%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (13.10%) Secure Coding
11 10 (11.90%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (11.90%) TDD
12 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
13 8 (9.52%) Scrum
13 8 (9.52%) Security Architecture
13 8 (9.52%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (67.86%) Java
2 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.62%) Python
4 8 (9.52%) SQL
5 6 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (4.76%) Perl
7 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.38%) Ruby
7 2 (2.38%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.19%) Go
8 1 (1.19%) Groovy
8 1 (1.19%) JCL
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 36 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.90%) CEH
3 10 (11.90%) CISSP
4 7 (8.33%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.57%) Xen
3 2 (2.38%) iptables
3 2 (2.38%) NFS
4 1 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (51.19%) Ansible
2 13 (15.48%) Puppet
3 9 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (8.33%) Terraform
5 3 (3.57%) Marathon
5 3 (3.57%) Mesos
5 3 (3.57%) Rundeck
6 2 (2.38%) Consul
6 2 (2.38%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.38%) Salt
7 1 (1.19%) Control-M
7 1 (1.19%) Fluentd
7 1 (1.19%) Grafana
7 1 (1.19%) Kibana
7 1 (1.19%) Nagios
7 1 (1.19%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) SAP
2 6 (7.14%) Google
2 6 (7.14%) Splunk
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.38%) Remedy
5 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.19%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.19%) BMC
6 1 (1.19%) Informatica
6 1 (1.19%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.19%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.19%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.19%) Thunderhead