The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 537 497 503
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +6
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 58 73 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 62 28
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £473 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £320
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +19.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Build Automation
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Build Automation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in England

Build Automation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Automation across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Build Automation Daily Rate Histogram in England

Build Automation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the England region.

Build Automation Hourly Rate Trend in England

Build Automation
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 33 £475 +18.75% 22
East of England +8 11 £525 +110.00%
Yorkshire -18 8 £313 -3.84%
South East -17 2 £390 -13.33% 2
South West -19 2 £330 -17.50%
Build Automation
UK

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Build Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Build Automation.

1 67 (56.30%) Java
2 61 (51.26%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (43.70%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 44 (36.97%) Windows
6 40 (33.61%) Linux
7 33 (27.73%) Web Services
7 33 (27.73%) Git (software)
8 31 (26.05%) SQL
9 30 (25.21%) Spring
10 29 (24.37%) DevOps
11 28 (23.53%) Subversion
11 28 (23.53%) Tomcat
12 27 (22.69%) Apache
12 27 (22.69%) Maven
13 26 (21.85%) Scrum
13 26 (21.85%) VMware
14 24 (20.17%) UNIX
14 24 (20.17%) REST
15 22 (18.49%) Puppet
16 21 (17.65%) TDD
16 21 (17.65%) JIRA
17 20 (16.81%) MySQL
18 19 (15.97%) Python
19 18 (15.13%) JavaScript
19 18 (15.13%) JUnit
19 18 (15.13%) Firewall
19 18 (15.13%) PowerShell
20 17 (14.29%) Ruby
20 17 (14.29%) MVC

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Build Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Build Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 27 (22.69%) Apache
3 16 (13.45%) Node.js
4 13 (10.92%) Jetty
5 10 (8.40%) Apache Solr
6 9 (7.56%) IIS
7 8 (6.72%) Confluence
7 8 (6.72%) nginx
7 8 (6.72%) MediaWiki
8 5 (4.20%) OpenStack
9 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.52%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (2.52%) CMS
10 3 (2.52%) JBoss
10 3 (2.52%) Umbraco
11 2 (1.68%) Liferay
11 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.84%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.52%) PaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Office 365
3 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.13%) Firewall
2 9 (7.56%) HTTP
2 9 (7.56%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.72%) VPN
3 8 (6.72%) LDAP
3 8 (6.72%) ATM
3 8 (6.72%) LAN
3 8 (6.72%) SAN
3 8 (6.72%) NAS
4 7 (5.88%) Internet
4 7 (5.88%) WAN
5 6 (5.04%) DHCP
5 6 (5.04%) DNS
6 5 (4.20%) IPsec
6 5 (4.20%) OSPF
6 5 (4.20%) BGP
6 5 (4.20%) EIGRP
6 5 (4.20%) IPv6
6 5 (4.20%) Network Security
7 3 (2.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.81%) MySQL
2 14 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.24%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (9.24%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.88%) Informix
6 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.84%) Big Data
8 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.84%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.84%) OLTP
8 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 51 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 33 (27.73%) Git (software)
3 28 (23.53%) Subversion
4 27 (22.69%) Maven
5 21 (17.65%) JIRA
6 18 (15.13%) JUnit
7 16 (13.45%) Mockito
7 16 (13.45%) Gradle
8 13 (10.92%) Cucumber
8 13 (10.92%) Ant
9 11 (9.24%) JMeter
10 9 (7.56%) Hudson
11 8 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (5.88%) Selenium
13 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
14 4 (3.36%) TeamCity
15 3 (2.52%) WebDriver
16 2 (1.68%) EasyMock
16 2 (1.68%) IntelliJ
16 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Banking
3 2 (1.68%) Military
3 2 (1.68%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.68%) Back Office
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.84%) Law
4 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (36.97%) Developer
2 19 (15.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.08%) UI Developer
5 11 (9.24%) UI Programmer
6 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) Architect
8 7 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Senior UNIX Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) UNIX Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Tester
10 5 (4.20%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Security Specialist
10 5 (4.20%) Information Security Specialist
10 5 (4.20%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.20%) Information Specialist
11 4 (3.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Windows Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.73%) Web Services
2 30 (25.21%) Spring
3 24 (20.17%) REST
4 16 (13.45%) CSS
5 15 (12.61%) jQuery
5 15 (12.61%) AngularJS
6 14 (11.76%) JSP
7 13 (10.92%) HTML
8 12 (10.08%) .NET
8 12 (10.08%) Guice
9 10 (8.40%) MooTools
9 10 (8.40%) CSS3
9 10 (8.40%) Spring MVC
10 8 (6.72%) .NET Framework
11 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
12 5 (4.20%) J2EE
12 5 (4.20%) SOAP
12 5 (4.20%) XML
12 5 (4.20%) XSD
12 5 (4.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.56%) Wiki
3 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (5.88%) IBM XIV
5 4 (3.36%) Clustering
6 3 (2.52%) SecurID
6 3 (2.52%) PKI
6 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.68%) User Experience
7 2 (1.68%) W3C
8 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.84%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.84%) DataPower
8 1 (0.84%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.97%) Windows
2 40 (33.61%) Linux
3 24 (20.17%) UNIX
4 14 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (9.24%) Ubuntu
5 11 (9.24%) CentOS
6 8 (6.72%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.72%) Debian
7 7 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.52%) Android
10 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.84%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (51.26%) Continuous Integration
2 52 (43.70%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (24.37%) DevOps
4 26 (21.85%) Scrum
5 21 (17.65%) TDD
6 17 (14.29%) MVC
7 16 (13.45%) Unit Testing
8 15 (12.61%) BDD
9 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 13 (10.92%) Configuration Management
10 13 (10.92%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (10.08%) Dependency Injection
11 12 (10.08%) Load Balancing
11 12 (10.08%) Multithreading
11 12 (10.08%) Change Management
11 12 (10.08%) Pair Programming
11 12 (10.08%) Concurrent Programming
12 11 (9.24%) E-Commerce
12 11 (9.24%) Integration Testing
13 10 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 67 (56.30%) Java
2 31 (26.05%) SQL
3 19 (15.97%) Python
4 18 (15.13%) PowerShell
4 18 (15.13%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.29%) Ruby
6 14 (11.76%) PHP
7 11 (9.24%) Perl
7 11 (9.24%) C#
8 9 (7.56%) Groovy
8 9 (7.56%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.88%) VB
10 4 (3.36%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.36%) Scala
11 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.84%) Korn
12 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.84%) VBScript
12 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.20%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) CISSP
3 3 (2.52%) GIAC
3 3 (2.52%) Degree
3 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.84%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.24%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.40%) Active Directory
4 9 (7.56%) Docker
5 8 (6.72%) iptables
5 8 (6.72%) Samba
5 8 (6.72%) Postfix
6 7 (5.88%) vSphere
7 5 (4.20%) Terminal Services
7 5 (4.20%) XenServer
8 1 (0.84%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (18.49%) Puppet
2 15 (12.61%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (10.08%) Salt
3 12 (10.08%) Graphite
4 8 (6.72%) Ansible
4 8 (6.72%) ZABBIX
5 7 (5.88%) Cacti
5 7 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (5.88%) Tivoli
5 7 (5.88%) Nagios
5 7 (5.88%) NetBackup
5 7 (5.88%) SCCM
5 7 (5.88%) Opsview
5 7 (5.88%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 7 (5.88%) SCOrch
6 6 (5.04%) SCOM
7 5 (4.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (3.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (1.68%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.84%) logstash
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) VMware
2 16 (13.45%) Red Hat
3 15 (12.61%) hybris
4 14 (11.76%) IBM
5 11 (9.24%) Citrix
6 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
6 10 (8.40%) Adobe
7 9 (7.56%) SOASTA, Inc
8 8 (6.72%) Cisco
9 7 (5.88%) Oracle
9 7 (5.88%) Veritas
9 7 (5.88%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.04%) Perforce
10 6 (5.04%) HP
11 5 (4.20%) Symantec
11 5 (4.20%) ServiceNow
12 4 (3.36%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.52%) McAfee
13 3 (2.52%) Websense
13 3 (2.52%) Dell
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