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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Build Automation
London / City of London
Rank 138 145 184
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +39
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 15 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Median daily rate £650 £600 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +39.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
-19.03% +10.00%
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
2494 2719 4248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.57% 86.62% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1981 2157 3315
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 £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 18 (60.00%) Python
1 18 (60.00%) DevOps
1 18 (60.00%) Ansible
2 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (40.00%) Ruby
4 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (36.67%) Open Source
5 11 (36.67%) High Availability
5 11 (36.67%) Public Cloud
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) Unix
7 9 (30.00%) Java
8 8 (26.67%) Perl
8 8 (26.67%) Puppet
9 7 (23.33%) Atlassian
9 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 7 (23.33%) Banking
10 6 (20.00%) Windows
10 6 (20.00%) IaaS
10 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (20.00%) Docker
11 5 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (16.67%) Terraform
11 5 (16.67%) New Relic
11 5 (16.67%) Splunk
11 5 (16.67%) Rackspace

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 (3.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) IaaS
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
1 5 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (6.67%) LDAP
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) OLAP
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (23.33%) Java Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Developer
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Azure Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Big Data Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Solaris Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) Behat
3 1 (3.33%) Kafka
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
3 1 (3.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) SUSE
4 1 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) DevOps
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (36.67%) High Availability
4 11 (36.67%) Open Source
5 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Analytics
8 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.33%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Python
2 12 (40.00%) Ruby
3 9 (30.00%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) Perl
5 3 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) Korn
6 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SDET
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Ansible
2 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (26.67%) Puppet
4 5 (16.67%) Terraform
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Atlassian
2 5 (16.67%) New Relic
2 5 (16.67%) Rackspace
2 5 (16.67%) Splunk
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Workday
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Teradata
6 1 (3.33%) Veritas
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