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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 66 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.44% 1.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £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
694 648 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.52% 76.15% 73.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 463 318
Average daily rate £400 £380 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 12
Average hourly rate £41.00 £20.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -48.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £15.70 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £33.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) iptables
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Confluence
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Hudson
2 3 (37.50%) MediaWiki
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Wiki
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) ZABBIX
2 3 (37.50%) Postfix
2 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) Samba
2 3 (37.50%) Debian
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) MediaWiki
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Hudson
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) TestNG
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Wiki
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Debian
2 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Samba
1 3 (37.50%) Postfix
1 3 (37.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) ZABBIX
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
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