The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Continuous Integration
Wales / West Wales
Rank 19 5 21
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16  
Contract jobs citing Continuous Integration 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 7.95% 16.13% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.77% 19.23% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £540 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
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 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.50% +12.66%  

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 West Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 26 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 73.86% 83.87% 83.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 20 33
Median daily rate £481 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +108.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Wales

Continuous Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Integration in West Wales

Continuous Integration
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
Swansea -13 7 £540 +8.00% 1
Continuous Integration
Wales

Continuous Integration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 32 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (94.12%) Ansible
2 30 (88.24%) Java
2 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (85.29%) Jenkins
4 27 (79.41%) REST
5 26 (76.47%) Domain-Driven Design
5 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
6 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
6 25 (73.53%) Web Services
7 24 (70.59%) Configuration Management
7 24 (70.59%) Relational Database
8 22 (64.71%) SC Cleared
9 16 (47.06%) Open Source
10 13 (38.24%) Software Delivery
11 10 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 10 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (29.41%) SAP
11 10 (29.41%) Programme Management
11 10 (29.41%) Electronics
11 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
11 10 (29.41%) Finance
11 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
11 10 (29.41%) Marketing
11 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (17.65%) DevOps
13 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (14.71%) Puppet
13 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
14 4 (11.76%) Git (software)

Continuous Integration
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (94.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) MariaDB
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (85.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (29.41%) Electronics
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
1 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
1 10 (29.41%) Marketing
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Cloud Developer
3 16 (47.06%) Applications Developer
4 14 (41.18%) Java Developer
5 11 (32.35%) AWS Developer
6 5 (14.71%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Java Applications Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Deployment Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Development Specialist
10 1 (2.94%) Digital Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) REST
2 25 (73.53%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
4 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) Domain-Driven Design
3 24 (70.59%) Configuration Management
4 16 (47.06%) Open Source
5 13 (38.24%) Software Delivery
6 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (29.41%) Programme Management
7 6 (17.65%) DevOps
8 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.94%) BDD
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (2.94%) Kanban
10 1 (2.94%) Microservices
10 1 (2.94%) Performance Optimisation
10 1 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (2.94%) Go
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 22 (64.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (94.12%) Ansible
2 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (14.71%) Puppet
3 3 (8.82%) Terraform
4 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.94%) VMware