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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 513 575 544
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -31
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 101 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.096% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 26 37
Median daily rate £445 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £281
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +33.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
40476 40379 38005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27167 26056 24404
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 1151 1143
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 41 £481 +6.94% 26
South East +8 15 £513 +28.12%
North West +10 10 £425 - 5
East Midlands - 10 £500 - 2
Yorkshire +9 8 £425 +30.76%
East of England +11 7 - - 2
South West -2 7 £320 -14.66%
West Midlands - 3 £450 - 3
Build Automation
UK

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 165 (72.37%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (57.46%) Jenkins
3 128 (56.14%) Git (software)
4 117 (51.32%) Java
5 115 (50.44%) Continuous Integration
6 104 (45.61%) Scrum
7 99 (43.42%) Maven
8 98 (42.98%) DevOps
9 95 (41.67%) Linux
10 94 (41.23%) Ruby
11 79 (34.65%) Puppet
12 74 (32.46%) Configuration Management
13 65 (28.51%) Web Services
13 65 (28.51%) VMware
14 60 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 58 (25.44%) Bash Shell
16 56 (24.56%) TDD
16 56 (24.56%) Unit Testing
17 54 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
18 53 (23.25%) CentOS
18 53 (23.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 52 (22.81%) Dependency Injection
20 49 (21.49%) BDD
21 48 (21.05%) Microsoft
22 47 (20.61%) Unix
22 47 (20.61%) JavaScript
22 47 (20.61%) Ubuntu
23 46 (20.18%) Docker
24 44 (19.30%) REST
24 44 (19.30%) Subversion

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 44 (19.30%) Tomcat
2 35 (15.35%) Jetty
3 33 (14.47%) Apache
4 19 (8.33%) Node.js
5 18 (7.89%) Confluence
5 18 (7.89%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.19%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.75%) IIS
7 4 (1.75%) Mule
7 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.32%) CMS
8 3 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.32%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.88%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.88%) JBoss
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) BASE24
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.75%) IaaS
6 2 (0.88%) PaaS
6 2 (0.88%) SaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.40%) HTTP
1 26 (11.40%) TCP/IP
2 13 (5.70%) Internet
3 5 (2.19%) Firewall
3 5 (2.19%) VPN
4 4 (1.75%) DNS
5 3 (1.32%) LDAP
6 2 (0.88%) ICMP
7 1 (0.44%) BGP
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.44%) DMZ
7 1 (0.44%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.44%) FWSM
7 1 (0.44%) MPLS
7 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.44%) OSPF
7 1 (0.44%) SAN
7 1 (0.44%) VLAN
7 1 (0.44%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.86%) NoSQL
2 25 (10.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 17 (7.46%) SQL Server
5 15 (6.58%) MySQL
6 12 (5.26%) RavenDB
6 12 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.32%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.88%) Big Data
9 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.88%) Redis
10 1 (0.44%) Informix
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 131 (57.46%) Jenkins
2 128 (56.14%) Git (software)
3 99 (43.42%) Maven
4 44 (19.30%) Subversion
5 42 (18.42%) JUnit
6 38 (16.67%) Gradle
6 38 (16.67%) Mockito
7 35 (15.35%) JIRA
8 31 (13.60%) Cucumber
9 27 (11.84%) NuGet
9 27 (11.84%) Selenium
10 23 (10.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (7.46%) Mocha
11 17 (7.46%) SonarQube
12 16 (7.02%) Appium
13 15 (6.58%) Artifactory
13 15 (6.58%) JMeter
13 15 (6.58%) MSBuild
14 6 (2.63%) TeamCity
15 5 (2.19%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (7.89%) Finance
2 10 (4.39%) Banking
3 7 (3.07%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Local Government
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (34.21%) Developer
2 75 (32.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 50 (21.93%) Java Developer
4 27 (11.84%) Operations Engineer
5 18 (7.89%) Agile Developer
5 18 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
6 17 (7.46%) Agile Java Developer
7 15 (6.58%) Senior Developer
8 14 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (5.70%) .NET Developer
10 11 (4.82%) Build Engineer
10 11 (4.82%) Java Web Developer
10 11 (4.82%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 9 (3.95%) Automation Tester
11 9 (3.95%) Tester
12 8 (3.51%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.51%) Consultant
12 8 (3.51%) Senior Agile Developer
12 8 (3.51%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (28.51%) Web Services
2 44 (19.30%) REST
3 42 (18.42%) Spring
4 41 (17.98%) .NET
5 33 (14.47%) Guice
6 32 (14.04%) MCollective
7 22 (9.65%) AngularJS
7 22 (9.65%) CSS
8 21 (9.21%) HTML
9 19 (8.33%) RESTful
10 16 (7.02%) ASP.NET
10 16 (7.02%) Chai
11 15 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (6.14%) Middleware
13 13 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (5.70%) Dropwizard
14 8 (3.51%) .NET Framework
15 7 (3.07%) XML
16 6 (2.63%) Hibernate
16 6 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.70%) N-Tier
2 4 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.32%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.32%) Public Cloud
4 2 (0.88%) Clustering
4 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.88%) User Experience
5 1 (0.44%) APACS
5 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.44%) Derivative
5 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.44%) Equities
5 1 (0.44%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.44%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.44%) PKI
5 1 (0.44%) Replication
5 1 (0.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 95 (41.67%) Linux
2 53 (23.25%) CentOS
2 53 (23.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 47 (20.61%) Ubuntu
3 47 (20.61%) Unix
4 21 (9.21%) Windows
5 11 (4.82%) AIX
6 4 (1.75%) Solaris
7 2 (0.88%) Debian
8 1 (0.44%) Android
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.44%) HPUX
8 1 (0.44%) SUSE
8 1 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (72.37%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (50.44%) Continuous Integration
3 104 (45.61%) Scrum
4 98 (42.98%) DevOps
5 74 (32.46%) Configuration Management
6 56 (24.56%) TDD
6 56 (24.56%) Unit Testing
7 52 (22.81%) Dependency Injection
8 49 (21.49%) BDD
9 43 (18.86%) Software Engineering
10 39 (17.11%) Pair Programming
11 35 (15.35%) Continuous Delivery
12 34 (14.91%) Concurrent Programming
12 34 (14.91%) Multithreading
13 32 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
14 22 (9.65%) MVC
15 17 (7.46%) SDLC
16 16 (7.02%) Non-Functional Testing
17 15 (6.58%) Web Development
18 14 (6.14%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (51.32%) Java
2 94 (41.23%) Ruby
3 58 (25.44%) Bash Shell
4 47 (20.61%) JavaScript
5 38 (16.67%) C#
5 38 (16.67%) Python
6 20 (8.77%) SQL
7 19 (8.33%) Groovy
8 6 (2.63%) C
8 6 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.19%) Go
9 5 (2.19%) Perl
10 4 (1.75%) PHP
10 4 (1.75%) Scala
10 4 (1.75%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.75%) VBScript
11 3 (1.32%) VB
12 1 (0.44%) ES6
12 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 34 (14.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.19%) Degree
4 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.44%) CCIE
4 1 (0.44%) CCNP
4 1 (0.44%) CCSP
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.44%) CISSP
4 1 (0.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.70%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) SDET
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (20.18%) Docker
3 18 (7.89%) vSphere
4 3 (1.32%) vCloud
4 3 (1.32%) Xen
5 2 (0.88%) HDFS
5 2 (0.88%) XenServer
6 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.44%) Corosync
6 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.44%) KVM
6 1 (0.44%) LXC
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.44%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.44%) XenApp
6 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 79 (34.65%) Puppet
2 28 (12.28%) Ansible
3 26 (11.40%) ZABBIX
4 17 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (6.58%) Graphite
6 6 (2.63%) vRealize
7 4 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.75%) Terraform
8 2 (0.88%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.88%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.88%) Salt
8 2 (0.88%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.44%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.44%) Bareos
9 1 (0.44%) Cacti
9 1 (0.44%) logstash
9 1 (0.44%) Opsview
9 1 (0.44%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 65 (28.51%) VMware
2 48 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.77%) Atlassian
4 13 (5.70%) Oracle
4 13 (5.70%) SOASTA, Inc
5 5 (2.19%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.75%) Symantec
7 3 (1.32%) Cisco
7 3 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.32%) Zend
8 2 (0.88%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (0.88%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.88%) Informatica
8 2 (0.88%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.88%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.88%) Sun
9 1 (0.44%) Citrix
9 1 (0.44%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.44%) HP
9 1 (0.44%) SAP
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