The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 184 185 212
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 22 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 6
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£475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £411 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £320
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +19.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4570 4457 5540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.08% 77.34% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3609 3320 4120
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -16.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.70 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Build Automation Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Build Automation
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Automation across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Build Automation Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Build Automation
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the City of London region.

Build Automation Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 23 (79.31%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
3 13 (44.83%) Python
3 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) Linux
5 10 (34.48%) Web Services
5 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
5 10 (34.48%) VMware
5 10 (34.48%) Maven
5 10 (34.48%) DevOps
6 9 (31.03%) TDD
6 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
7 8 (27.59%) BDD
7 8 (27.59%) UNIX
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 8 (27.59%) Ant
7 8 (27.59%) Gradle
8 7 (24.14%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
8 7 (24.14%) Subversion
9 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
9 6 (20.69%) Ruby
9 6 (20.69%) Jetty
9 6 (20.69%) Spring
9 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
9 6 (20.69%) Mockito
9 6 (20.69%) Cucumber

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.69%) Jetty
3 5 (17.24%) Node.js
4 4 (13.79%) Apache
4 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
4 4 (13.79%) IIS
5 2 (6.90%) Liferay
6 1 (3.45%) Confluence
6 1 (3.45%) nginx
6 1 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.45%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) SSL
1 1 (3.45%) IPv6
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) OSPF
1 1 (3.45%) BGP
1 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) IPsec
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.45%) Big Data
6 1 (3.45%) Sqoop
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Jenkins
2 10 (34.48%) Maven
3 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
4 8 (27.59%) Ant
4 8 (27.59%) Gradle
5 7 (24.14%) Subversion
6 6 (20.69%) JUnit
6 6 (20.69%) JMeter
6 6 (20.69%) Mockito
6 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
7 5 (17.24%) JIRA
8 4 (13.79%) Selenium
8 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
9 2 (6.90%) Hudson
10 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
10 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
10 1 (3.45%) JBehave
10 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
10 1 (3.45%) Calabash
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
2 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Tester
3 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Build Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
4 2 (6.90%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Portal Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) UI Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Build and Release Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) Spring
3 5 (17.24%) Guice
3 5 (17.24%) REST
3 5 (17.24%) XML
3 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.79%) XSD
5 3 (10.34%) WSDL
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
7 1 (3.45%) SOAP
7 1 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (3.45%) XSL
7 1 (3.45%) XSLT
7 1 (3.45%) JMS
7 1 (3.45%) SAML
7 1 (3.45%) LAMP
7 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.45%) Vaadin
7 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Wiki
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.45%) DataPower
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) UNIX
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) DevOps
4 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 8 (27.59%) BDD
6 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Pair Programming
8 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
8 5 (17.24%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (17.24%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (13.79%) Release Management
9 4 (13.79%) Refactoring
10 3 (10.34%) SOA
10 3 (10.34%) Automation Testing
11 2 (6.90%) ETL
11 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) Python
3 8 (27.59%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
5 6 (20.69%) Ruby
5 6 (20.69%) Perl
6 5 (17.24%) Groovy
7 4 (13.79%) Scala
8 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
8 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
10 1 (3.45%) PHP
10 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.45%) VBScript
10 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.45%) C#
10 1 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Docker
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Postfix
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
4 1 (3.45%) HDFS
4 1 (3.45%) iptables
4 1 (3.45%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Salt
3 1 (3.45%) Graphite
3 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Perforce
2 5 (17.24%) SOASTA, Inc
3 3 (10.34%) Software AG
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Akamai
5 1 (3.45%) Splunk
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) webMethods
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago