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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 469 527 539
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +12
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 153 115 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 91 49
Median daily rate £500 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+18.58% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
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
41418 42868 40272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.42% 81.15% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27632 28487 25583
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1180 1121
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +19 97 £550 +15.78% 23
South East +41 32 £480 +20.00% 8
Yorkshire +5 11 £363 -9.37% 2
East of England -8 4 - - 2
North East - 4 £380 -
North West +14 3 £450 +5.88% 1
South West +4 1 £450 +28.57% 2
East Midlands -4 1 £450 +12.50%
West Midlands - 1 £700 -
Build Automation
UK

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 140 (49.47%) Linux
2 128 (45.23%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (35.69%) DevOps
4 79 (27.92%) Java
5 78 (27.56%) Python
5 78 (27.56%) Jenkins
5 78 (27.56%) Amazon AWS
6 76 (26.86%) Puppet
7 75 (26.50%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (24.38%) Git (software)
9 62 (21.91%) Scrum
10 58 (20.49%) Ruby
11 52 (18.37%) Configuration Management
12 48 (16.96%) Web Services
12 48 (16.96%) Ansible
13 46 (16.25%) JavaScript
13 46 (16.25%) Maven
14 45 (15.90%) Continuous Delivery
15 44 (15.55%) .NET
15 44 (15.55%) Unix
16 43 (15.19%) C#
16 43 (15.19%) Opscode Chef
17 40 (14.13%) Software Engineering
18 39 (13.78%) VMware
18 39 (13.78%) Microsoft
19 38 (13.43%) TDD
20 36 (12.72%) Oracle
21 35 (12.37%) Gradle
22 33 (11.66%) Unit Testing
23 32 (11.31%) Tomcat

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 32 (11.31%) Tomcat
2 31 (10.95%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (8.83%) Apache
4 19 (6.71%) Jetty
5 12 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (3.89%) Apache Solr
7 10 (3.53%) nginx
7 10 (3.53%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.83%) IIS
8 8 (2.83%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.12%) JBoss
10 5 (1.77%) Mule
10 5 (1.77%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.41%) Confluence
12 3 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.71%) Documentum
14 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.83%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (5.30%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.35%) BASE24
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 78 (27.56%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (8.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (4.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (4.59%) IaaS
5 12 (4.24%) PaaS
6 9 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.18%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.12%) GitHub
8 3 (1.06%) SaaS
9 2 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.25%) DNS
2 28 (9.89%) VPN
3 21 (7.42%) TCP/IP
4 20 (7.07%) ICMP
5 5 (1.77%) LDAP
6 4 (1.41%) Firewall
7 3 (1.06%) HTTP
7 3 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (0.71%) VLAN
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.35%) DHCP
9 1 (0.35%) DMZ
9 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.83%) Hadoop
2 24 (8.48%) Big Data
2 24 (8.48%) MongoDB
2 24 (8.48%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.07%) NoSQL
4 19 (6.71%) MySQL
5 14 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (3.89%) Redis
7 11 (3.89%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.47%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.12%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.77%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle Exadata
14 1 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 78 (27.56%) Jenkins
2 69 (24.38%) Git (software)
3 46 (16.25%) Maven
4 35 (12.37%) Gradle
5 31 (10.95%) Selenium
6 26 (9.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (8.48%) Subversion
8 17 (6.01%) GoCD
8 17 (6.01%) JUnit
8 17 (6.01%) TeamCity
8 17 (6.01%) Visual Studio
9 16 (5.65%) Cucumber
10 14 (4.95%) MSBuild
11 13 (4.59%) JIRA
12 12 (4.24%) Artifactory
12 12 (4.24%) SpecFlow
13 11 (3.89%) Ant
13 11 (3.89%) Mockito
13 11 (3.89%) NuGet
14 8 (2.83%) NUnit
General
1 16 (5.65%) Finance
1 16 (5.65%) Marketing
2 10 (3.53%) Local Government
2 10 (3.53%) Retail
3 8 (2.83%) Publishing
4 5 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.41%) Banking
5 4 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.06%) Front Office
6 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (24.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 65 (22.97%) Developer
3 30 (10.60%) Architect
4 29 (10.25%) Java Developer
5 23 (8.13%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (7.77%) Consultant
7 19 (6.71%) AWS DevOps
7 19 (6.71%) DevOps Consultant
8 18 (6.36%) Build Engineer
9 15 (5.30%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (4.95%) Big Data Engineer
11 13 (4.59%) Data Engineer
12 11 (3.89%) Analyst
12 11 (3.89%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (3.89%) Test Engineer
13 10 (3.53%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.53%) Agile Java Developer
13 10 (3.53%) Automation Tester
13 10 (3.53%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.96%) Web Services
2 44 (15.55%) .NET
3 30 (10.60%) HTML
4 29 (10.25%) RESTful
5 28 (9.89%) Middleware
6 24 (8.48%) Spring
7 22 (7.77%) AngularJS
8 21 (7.42%) .NET Framework
8 21 (7.42%) CSS
9 19 (6.71%) REST
10 17 (6.01%) HTML5
11 13 (4.59%) Node.js
11 13 (4.59%) XML
12 11 (3.89%) ASP.NET
12 11 (3.89%) Lucene
13 10 (3.53%) JSON
13 10 (3.53%) SOAP
14 9 (3.18%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (2.83%) WSDL
15 8 (2.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.42%) N-Tier
2 20 (7.07%) Algorithms
2 20 (7.07%) Data Structures
2 20 (7.07%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.71%) Public Cloud
4 11 (3.89%) Clustering
5 9 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.41%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.41%) PMI
7 3 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.71%) iPhone
8 2 (0.71%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.71%) User Experience
9 1 (0.35%) Contactless
9 1 (0.35%) Fintech
9 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 140 (49.47%) Linux
2 44 (15.55%) Unix
3 31 (10.95%) Windows
4 25 (8.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (7.07%) Solaris
6 18 (6.36%) CentOS
7 16 (5.65%) AIX
8 11 (3.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.77%) Android
9 5 (1.77%) SUSE
9 5 (1.77%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.41%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.35%) Debian
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (45.23%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (35.69%) DevOps
3 75 (26.50%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (21.91%) Scrum
5 52 (18.37%) Configuration Management
6 45 (15.90%) Continuous Delivery
7 40 (14.13%) Software Engineering
8 38 (13.43%) TDD
9 33 (11.66%) Unit Testing
10 31 (10.95%) Load Balancing
11 30 (10.60%) E-Commerce
12 28 (9.89%) Open Source
13 26 (9.19%) Test Automation
13 26 (9.19%) Waterfall
14 24 (8.48%) Software Delivery
15 23 (8.13%) User Stories
16 22 (7.77%) BDD
17 20 (7.07%) Automated Testing
17 20 (7.07%) Migration
17 20 (7.07%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.92%) Java
2 78 (27.56%) Python
3 58 (20.49%) Ruby
4 46 (16.25%) JavaScript
5 43 (15.19%) C#
6 30 (10.60%) SQL
7 24 (8.48%) PowerShell
8 22 (7.77%) Bash Shell
9 19 (6.71%) Go
10 16 (5.65%) Perl
11 13 (4.59%) PHP
11 13 (4.59%) VBScript
12 12 (4.24%) C++
13 11 (3.89%) Scala
14 8 (2.83%) C
15 6 (2.12%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.77%) VB
17 2 (0.71%) R
18 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
18 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (9.19%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.36%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.06%) Degree
6 1 (0.35%) ISEB
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.01%) QA
2 4 (1.41%) SDET
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (7.42%) vCloud
3 20 (7.07%) HDFS
4 19 (6.71%) Docker
5 7 (2.47%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.06%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.71%) KVM
8 2 (0.71%) Xen
9 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.35%) LXC
9 1 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 76 (26.86%) Puppet
2 48 (16.96%) Ansible
3 43 (15.19%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (9.89%) Terraform
5 12 (4.24%) Packer
5 12 (4.24%) vRealize
6 10 (3.53%) Consul
7 6 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (1.41%) SCCM
9 3 (1.06%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.71%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.35%) Graphite
11 1 (0.35%) logstash
11 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 1 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (13.78%) Microsoft
1 39 (13.78%) VMware
2 36 (12.72%) Oracle
3 21 (7.42%) Hortonworks
4 16 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (4.95%) Hyperion
6 12 (4.24%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.24%) Splunk
7 8 (2.83%) Cisco
7 8 (2.83%) Perforce
7 8 (2.83%) Rackspace
8 7 (2.47%) Symantec
9 6 (2.12%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.12%) New Relic
9 6 (2.12%) Veritas
10 5 (1.77%) Altiris
10 5 (1.77%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.77%) EMC
10 5 (1.77%) F5
10 5 (1.77%) SAP
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