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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Build Automation
UK / England
Rank 483 476 487
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 77 135 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 111 74
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33904 39232 37671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.43% 82.52% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22608 25992 24260
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 860 1055 1023
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -20 54 £500 - 14
South East - 8 £419 - 3
South West -3 7 £330 -22.35% 1
East Midlands - 3 £325 - 1
Yorkshire -1 2 £363 -19.44% 2
North West - 2 £419 -
East of England - 1 - -
Build Automation
UK

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 99 (45.62%) Linux
2 93 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (38.25%) DevOps
4 79 (36.41%) Java
5 73 (33.64%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (32.72%) Scrum
7 61 (28.11%) Puppet
8 55 (25.35%) Amazon AWS
9 51 (23.50%) Ansible
10 50 (23.04%) Jenkins
11 47 (21.66%) Python
12 46 (21.20%) Selenium
13 44 (20.28%) VMware
13 44 (20.28%) Git (software)
14 41 (18.89%) Ruby
15 40 (18.43%) Web Services
15 40 (18.43%) Security Cleared
16 39 (17.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (17.51%) SC Cleared
18 37 (17.05%) Configuration Management
18 37 (17.05%) Windows
19 36 (16.59%) Unix
19 36 (16.59%) BDD
20 34 (15.67%) Big Data
20 34 (15.67%) Maven
21 33 (15.21%) Opscode Chef
21 33 (15.21%) Hadoop
22 32 (14.75%) Continuous Delivery
23 31 (14.29%) JavaScript
24 27 (12.44%) User Stories

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 12 (5.53%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.61%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.69%) Apache
4 7 (3.23%) nginx
5 6 (2.76%) Apache Solr
5 6 (2.76%) Jetty
6 5 (2.30%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.30%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.38%) Drupal
8 3 (1.38%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.92%) Documentum
9 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.46%) CMS
10 1 (0.46%) IIS
10 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.84%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Magento
2 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.46%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (25.35%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (12.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.07%) GitHub
4 7 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.23%) IaaS
5 4 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.84%) PaaS
6 3 (1.38%) SaaS
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.29%) DNS
2 11 (5.07%) VPN
3 6 (2.76%) ICMP
3 6 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.38%) 5G
4 3 (1.38%) Internet
4 3 (1.38%) LDAP
4 3 (1.38%) Telepresence
4 3 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.92%) SAN
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.46%) DHCP
6 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.46%) Firewall
6 1 (0.46%) HTTP
6 1 (0.46%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.67%) Big Data
2 33 (15.21%) Hadoop
3 12 (5.53%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.15%) Redis
5 8 (3.69%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.76%) MySQL
8 4 (1.84%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.38%) Impala
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.38%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.92%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.46%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 50 (23.04%) Jenkins
2 46 (21.20%) Selenium
3 44 (20.28%) Git (software)
4 34 (15.67%) Maven
5 15 (6.91%) SpecFlow
5 15 (6.91%) Subversion
6 14 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 13 (5.99%) NUnit
8 12 (5.53%) Gradle
8 12 (5.53%) WebDriver
9 11 (5.07%) JUnit
9 11 (5.07%) TeamCity
10 10 (4.61%) JIRA
11 6 (2.76%) FitNesse
11 6 (2.76%) GoCD
12 5 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (1.84%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.84%) Hudson
13 4 (1.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (8.76%) Finance
2 12 (5.53%) Retail
3 11 (5.07%) Banking
4 5 (2.30%) Local Government
4 5 (2.30%) Marketing
5 4 (1.84%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.84%) Publishing
6 2 (0.92%) Front Office
6 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.46%) Billing
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (28.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (17.51%) Developer
3 24 (11.06%) Automation Tester
3 24 (11.06%) Tester
4 21 (9.68%) Data Engineer
5 19 (8.76%) Big Data Engineer
6 17 (7.83%) Consultant
7 16 (7.37%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (7.37%) Java Developer
7 16 (7.37%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 16 (7.37%) Selenium Tester
8 14 (6.45%) Automation Specialist
8 14 (6.45%) Build Automation Specialist
8 14 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (5.53%) Java Engineer
10 11 (5.07%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (5.07%) Build Engineer
11 9 (4.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 9 (4.15%) Unix Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.43%) Web Services
2 25 (11.52%) .NET
3 20 (9.22%) HTML
4 19 (8.76%) AngularJS
5 18 (8.29%) REST
6 15 (6.91%) SOAP
7 14 (6.45%) Node.js
8 13 (5.99%) MCollective
8 13 (5.99%) RESTful
9 12 (5.53%) CSS
9 12 (5.53%) HTML5
9 12 (5.53%) Middleware
10 9 (4.15%) Spring
11 7 (3.23%) Kafka
12 6 (2.76%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.76%) Apache CXF
12 6 (2.76%) Lucene
12 6 (2.76%) React
13 4 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (1.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.83%) Public Cloud
2 7 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.30%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.30%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.30%) PKI
3 5 (2.30%) Replication
4 4 (1.84%) Clustering
5 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.38%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (1.38%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.38%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.38%) Internet of Things
5 3 (1.38%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.38%) Physics
5 3 (1.38%) Statistics
5 3 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 99 (45.62%) Linux
2 37 (17.05%) Windows
3 36 (16.59%) Unix
4 21 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (7.37%) CentOS
6 14 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 11 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.61%) Windows Server
9 8 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.76%) VMS
11 4 (1.84%) Solaris
12 3 (1.38%) AIX
12 3 (1.38%) Android
12 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.38%) CoreOS
12 3 (1.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (38.25%) DevOps
3 73 (33.64%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (32.72%) Scrum
5 37 (17.05%) Configuration Management
6 36 (16.59%) BDD
7 32 (14.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (12.44%) Open Source
8 27 (12.44%) User Stories
9 23 (10.60%) Automation Testing
9 23 (10.60%) Test Automation
10 22 (10.14%) TDD
11 16 (7.37%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.37%) High Availability
12 15 (6.91%) Load Balancing
12 15 (6.91%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.45%) Software Engineering
14 12 (5.53%) Migration
15 11 (5.07%) Functional Testing
16 10 (4.61%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (36.41%) Java
2 47 (21.66%) Python
3 41 (18.89%) Ruby
4 31 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 25 (11.52%) Bash Shell
6 23 (10.60%) C#
7 16 (7.37%) PowerShell
8 15 (6.91%) SQL
9 12 (5.53%) Perl
10 9 (4.15%) Go
10 9 (4.15%) PHP
11 7 (3.23%) C++
12 6 (2.76%) Scala
12 6 (2.76%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.30%) C
13 5 (2.30%) VBScript
14 4 (1.84%) Korn
15 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.46%) VB
15 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (18.43%) Security Cleared
2 38 (17.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.15%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (3.69%) Degree
5 5 (2.30%) MCP
5 5 (2.30%) MCTS
5 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.46%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.46%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.37%) QA
2 4 (1.84%) SDET
3 3 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (17.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (11.52%) Docker
2 25 (11.52%) vCloud
3 23 (10.60%) HDFS
4 10 (4.61%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 61 (28.11%) Puppet
2 51 (23.50%) Ansible
3 33 (15.21%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (5.99%) Terraform
4 13 (5.99%) ZABBIX
5 11 (5.07%) vRealize
6 6 (2.76%) Consul
6 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.84%) Packer
8 3 (1.38%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.38%) Mesos
8 3 (1.38%) Oozie
9 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.92%) SCOM
10 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.46%) SELinux
Vendors
1 44 (20.28%) VMware
2 22 (10.14%) Hortonworks
3 20 (9.22%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.45%) Oracle
5 8 (3.69%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.23%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.76%) Perforce
8 5 (2.30%) New Relic
8 5 (2.30%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.30%) Splunk
8 5 (2.30%) TOWER Software
9 4 (1.84%) Google
10 3 (1.38%) Altiris
10 3 (1.38%) Cisco
10 3 (1.38%) Gigya
10 3 (1.38%) Mercator
10 3 (1.38%) Workday
11 2 (0.92%) Intel Security
11 2 (0.92%) Lumension
11 2 (0.92%) Symantec
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