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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 148 198 197
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -1
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 13 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 11
Median daily rate £500 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £305 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2839 4661 4661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.97% 79.91% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2319 3676 3496
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 51 37
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 June 2016.

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 June 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 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (60.00%) DevOps
4 11 (55.00%) Ruby
5 10 (50.00%) Python
5 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (45.00%) Web Services
6 9 (45.00%) Puppet
7 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (40.00%) Java
7 8 (40.00%) Maven
7 8 (40.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle
8 7 (35.00%) Unix
8 7 (35.00%) Ansible
8 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (30.00%) Terraform
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 6 (30.00%) TeamCity
9 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 4 (20.00%) VPN
11 4 (20.00%) DNS
11 4 (20.00%) .NET
11 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 4 (20.00%) HTML
11 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering

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 4 (20.00%) Confluence
1 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) CloudStack
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) ICMP
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (40.00%) Maven
3 6 (30.00%) TeamCity
4 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (20.00%) GoCD
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA
5 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
6 3 (15.00%) Artifactory
6 3 (15.00%) Gradle
6 3 (15.00%) Subversion
7 2 (10.00%) Capybara
7 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (10.00%) JUnit
7 2 (10.00%) RSpec
7 2 (10.00%) Selenium
7 2 (10.00%) WATIR
8 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
8 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (5.00%) Mocha
8 1 (5.00%) Mockito
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Database Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) LAMP
3 2 (10.00%) MCollective
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) OAuth
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) WPF
4 1 (5.00%) XHTML
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) SUSE
5 1 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) DevOps
3 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) QA Automation
8 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (10.00%) DSDM
8 2 (10.00%) Release Management
8 2 (10.00%) RUP
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Ruby
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) Groovy
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
1 2 (10.00%) Xen
1 2 (10.00%) XenServer
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
2 7 (35.00%) Ansible
2 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (30.00%) Terraform
4 4 (20.00%) Packer
5 2 (10.00%) Cobbler
5 2 (10.00%) Salt
5 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
6 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (20.00%) Splunk
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Calypso
4 2 (10.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (10.00%) Murex
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas
5 1 (5.00%) WorldPay