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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Build Automation
London / City of London
Rank 142 144 182
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +38
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 14 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Median daily rate £525 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £583 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2503 2536 4117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.07% 84.53% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1976 2000 3237
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 £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 33
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 (55.17%) Python
1 16 (55.17%) Ansible
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
3 14 (48.28%) Ruby
4 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (41.38%) Public Cloud
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (41.38%) Open Source
4 12 (41.38%) High Availability
5 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) Finance
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
6 8 (27.59%) Unix
7 7 (24.14%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) IaaS
8 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.69%) Rackspace
8 6 (20.69%) Docker
8 6 (20.69%) New Relic
8 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.69%) Splunk
8 6 (20.69%) Puppet
8 6 (20.69%) Perl
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) VPN
8 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) Retail

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 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (24.14%) IaaS
3 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (17.24%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
1 6 (20.69%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) OLAP
2 1 (3.45%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.45%) TestNG
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (17.24%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (17.24%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (6.90%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Automation Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) Middleware
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) Behat
4 1 (3.45%) Kafka
4 1 (3.45%) RESTful
4 1 (3.45%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Unix
3 6 (20.69%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) AIX
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 14 (48.28%) Configuration Management
3 12 (41.38%) High Availability
3 12 (41.38%) Open Source
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Algorithmic Trading
6 3 (10.34%) BDD
6 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.34%) High-Frequency Trading
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) ITSM
6 3 (10.34%) Low Latency
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (6.90%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Python
2 14 (48.28%) Ruby
3 7 (24.14%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SDET
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Ansible
2 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (20.69%) Puppet
3 6 (20.69%) Terraform
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) New Relic
1 6 (20.69%) Rackspace
1 6 (20.69%) Splunk
2 4 (13.79%) Atlassian
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Workday
4 2 (6.90%) EMC
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Veritas
5 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
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