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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 178 188 183
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 8 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £414
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4003 4479 4297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.03% 77.59% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3119 3180 3299
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 53
Average hourly rate £20.45 £28.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £16.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Puppet
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) Middleware
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Banking
5 4 (20.00%) Billing
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) OO
6 3 (15.00%) TeamCity

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Redis
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (10.00%) Grunt
3 2 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.00%) Spock
4 1 (5.00%) Geb
4 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) Build Forge
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Build Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) HTML5
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS3
3 2 (10.00%) Sass
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (5.00%) MCollective
4 1 (5.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 3 (15.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Revenue Management
5 2 (10.00%) People Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Jython
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (5.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP