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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.53% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £440 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £273
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +37.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1226 1182 936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 80.14% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 672 547
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.90 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Unix
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (11.11%) SDET
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) JBehave
6 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (11.11%) BDD
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Selenium

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) JBehave
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Automation Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Build Automation Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Build Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (11.11%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware