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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 147 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +10
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 15 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 8
Median daily rate £538 £550 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +17.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £363 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
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
2885 4809 4743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.89% 80.86% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2355 3808 3530
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 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 49 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -1.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 July 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 July 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 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 12 (54.55%) DevOps
4 11 (50.00%) Ruby
4 11 (50.00%) Python
5 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
6 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) Unix
6 8 (36.36%) Puppet
6 8 (36.36%) Ansible
6 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (31.82%) Terraform
7 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
8 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
8 6 (27.27%) Maven
9 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
9 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
9 5 (22.73%) QA
9 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
9 5 (22.73%) Open Source
9 5 (22.73%) Splunk
9 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 5 (22.73%) VPN

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 (18.18%) Confluence
1 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.09%) CloudStack
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) VPN
2 4 (18.18%) ICMP
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) Maven
2 6 (27.27%) TeamCity
3 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 4 (18.18%) GoCD
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) Vagrant
4 3 (13.64%) Artifactory
4 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.64%) Gradle
4 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) Capybara
5 2 (9.09%) IntelliJ
5 2 (9.09%) RSpec
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 2 (9.09%) TestNG
5 2 (9.09%) WATIR
6 1 (4.55%) Mockito
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Database Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
5 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) RESTful
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) LAMP
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) MCollective
5 1 (4.55%) OAuth
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) Spring
5 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 2 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris
5 2 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 8 (36.36%) Scrum
5 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
6 5 (22.73%) Open Source
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (18.18%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) QA Automation
7 4 (18.18%) Software Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (13.64%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (9.09%) ITSM
9 2 (9.09%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
1 11 (50.00%) Ruby
2 7 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) Groovy
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 4 (18.18%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
1 2 (9.09%) Xen
1 2 (9.09%) XenServer
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Ansible
1 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (36.36%) Puppet
2 7 (31.82%) Terraform
3 4 (18.18%) Packer
4 2 (9.09%) Cobbler
4 2 (9.09%) Salt
4 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Splunk
3 4 (18.18%) Atlassian
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) Calypso
5 2 (9.09%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (9.09%) Murex
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
6 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.55%) New Relic
6 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas
6 1 (4.55%) WorldPay