The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 82 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.059% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.073% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.58% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
Build Automation
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 1365 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.27% 81.20% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 732 520
Median daily rate £376 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Build Automation across the Edinburgh region.

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
4 10 (71.43%) DevOps
4 10 (71.43%) Python
4 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
4 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
4 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (71.43%) Unix
5 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (28.57%) EMC VNX
7 4 (28.57%) vSphere
7 4 (28.57%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) VCAP
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) EMC
7 4 (28.57%) VCP6
7 4 (28.57%) vRealize
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (14.29%) Ansible
9 2 (14.29%) Docker

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Build Engineer
3 9 (64.29%) Build Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Python
1 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) VCAP
1 4 (28.57%) VCP6
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) vRealize
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) EMC