The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.98% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £344
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
670 432 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 72.83% 70.47% 71.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 315 405
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 35
Average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £13.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £45.00 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Build Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Build Automation across the Bristol region.

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Build Automation
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Automation across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Build Automation Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Build Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Build Automation.

1 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 13 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) DevOps
3 12 (80.00%) Salt
3 12 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (80.00%) XenServer
3 12 (80.00%) Puppet
3 12 (80.00%) Ruby
3 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (80.00%) CentOS
3 12 (80.00%) Perl
3 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) VPN
3 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) LAMP
3 12 (80.00%) Debian
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (73.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) IPv6
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) LDAP
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Build Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Build Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) MediaWiki
1 3 (20.00%) nginx
1 3 (20.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) VPN
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) IPv6
2 3 (20.00%) LDAP
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) IPsec
2 3 (20.00%) OSPF
2 3 (20.00%) BGP
2 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Hudson
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Behat
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Wiki
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) CentOS
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
1 12 (80.00%) Debian
2 11 (73.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) DevOps
2 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) PHP
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 12 (80.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (80.00%) Ruby
3 12 (80.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) XenServer
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Samba
2 3 (20.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Salt
1 12 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix