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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 147 153 196
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +43
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 14 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Median daily rate £550 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £501 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Build Automation
London

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
2778 2909 4761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.41% 83.88% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2336 3725
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.59 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Build Automation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation 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 City of London region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 18 (60.00%) Python
1 18 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 18 (60.00%) Ruby
1 18 (60.00%) DevOps
2 17 (56.67%) Linux
3 15 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (50.00%) Open Source
3 15 (50.00%) Ansible
4 13 (43.33%) High Availability
5 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (40.00%) Public Cloud
6 11 (36.67%) Web Services
7 9 (30.00%) VPN
7 9 (30.00%) DNS
7 9 (30.00%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (30.00%) Splunk
7 9 (30.00%) Terraform
8 7 (23.33%) IaaS
8 7 (23.33%) Unix
8 7 (23.33%) Windows
9 6 (20.00%) New Relic
9 6 (20.00%) Rackspace
9 6 (20.00%) Puppet
9 6 (20.00%) Retail
9 6 (20.00%) Docker

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
1 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (23.33%) IaaS
4 5 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
1 9 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) ICMP
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) OLAP
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
3 3 (10.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (10.00%) GoCD
3 3 (10.00%) Gradle
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) Maven
3 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.67%) TestNG
5 1 (3.33%) Ant
5 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Developer in Test
3 2 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) Behat
4 1 (3.33%) Kafka
4 1 (3.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Unix
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) AIX
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Solaris
3 4 (13.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (10.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 18 (60.00%) DevOps
2 15 (50.00%) Open Source
3 13 (43.33%) High Availability
4 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
6 4 (13.33%) High-Frequency Trading
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) ITSM
6 4 (13.33%) Low Latency
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (10.00%) QA Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Python
1 18 (60.00%) Ruby
2 5 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SDET
2 3 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Ansible
1 15 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (30.00%) Terraform
3 6 (20.00%) Puppet
4 3 (10.00%) Packer
5 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Splunk
2 6 (20.00%) New Relic
2 6 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (10.00%) EMC
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Veritas
5 2 (6.67%) Calypso
5 2 (6.67%) Murex
6 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (3.33%) Teradata
6 1 (3.33%) Workday
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