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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 183 196 208
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.15% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.20% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate
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£463 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
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
4179 4583 5057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.37% 76.97% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 3467 3817
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 82
Average hourly rate £24.62 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Puppet
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
6 3 (18.75%) JIRA
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) SCCM
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Jetty
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) Spock
4 1 (6.25%) Appium
4 1 (6.25%) Geb
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.25%) Mockito
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) Hudson
4 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) React
2 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) Express
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) MCollective
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) SCCM
3 2 (12.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Perforce
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £850 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago