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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 496 501 537
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +36
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 92 52 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.15% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 15
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.30% +6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £534 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £356
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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
39087 35732 35760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.81% 74.62% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25636 22661 21299
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1093 1059 1320
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.30 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.99 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 48 £450 +12.50% 5
South East -8 15 £356 - 1
East of England -17 8 £450 +2.85%
Yorkshire -4 6 £325 -27.77% 2
South West - 5 £425 - 1
North West - 3 - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
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UK

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 104 (60.47%) Java
2 97 (56.40%) Linux
3 83 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (47.67%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (43.02%) DevOps
6 66 (38.37%) Puppet
7 64 (37.21%) Jenkins
8 60 (34.88%) Git (software)
9 54 (31.40%) Configuration Management
10 52 (30.23%) Maven
10 52 (30.23%) Ruby
11 51 (29.65%) Bash Shell
12 50 (29.07%) Ubuntu
13 48 (27.91%) CentOS
14 41 (23.84%) Scrum
15 37 (21.51%) JavaScript
16 34 (19.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 33 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
18 32 (18.60%) Windows
19 31 (18.02%) Perl
20 30 (17.44%) SQL
21 29 (16.86%) UNIX
22 27 (15.70%) HTML
22 27 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
22 27 (15.70%) VMware
23 26 (15.12%) Security Cleared
24 25 (14.53%) .NET
24 25 (14.53%) Red Hat
25 24 (13.95%) Subversion
26 23 (13.37%) Firewall

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 21 (12.21%) Apache
2 8 (4.65%) Confluence
3 7 (4.07%) Apache Solr
3 7 (4.07%) IIS
3 7 (4.07%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.49%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.49%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.91%) nginx
5 5 (2.91%) MediaWiki
6 4 (2.33%) JBoss
7 3 (1.74%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.74%) Node.js
7 3 (1.74%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.16%) Lync
8 2 (1.16%) WordPress
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 12 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.16%) Documaker
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) PaaS
2 6 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.74%) SaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Joyent
4 2 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.58%) GitHub
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.37%) Firewall
2 16 (9.30%) VPN
3 8 (4.65%) LDAP
4 6 (3.49%) ATM
4 6 (3.49%) Internet
5 5 (2.91%) OSPF
5 5 (2.91%) BGP
5 5 (2.91%) EIGRP
5 5 (2.91%) IPsec
5 5 (2.91%) LAN
5 5 (2.91%) WAN
5 5 (2.91%) IPv6
5 5 (2.91%) Network Security
6 4 (2.33%) SAN
7 3 (1.74%) DNS
8 2 (1.16%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.16%) NAS
8 2 (1.16%) VLAN
9 1 (0.58%) HTTP
9 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.47%) MySQL
2 13 (7.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.40%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.23%) Redis
6 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.49%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.58%) Big Data
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (37.21%) Jenkins
2 60 (34.88%) Git (software)
3 52 (30.23%) Maven
4 24 (13.95%) Subversion
5 13 (7.56%) JIRA
6 11 (6.40%) TeamCity
7 10 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (5.23%) Ant
9 8 (4.65%) Selenium
9 8 (4.65%) Hudson
10 5 (2.91%) MSBuild
11 4 (2.33%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.74%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.74%) Mocha
12 3 (1.74%) FishEye
12 3 (1.74%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.74%) Grunt
13 2 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
13 2 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 22 (12.79%) Finance
2 12 (6.98%) Banking
3 4 (2.33%) Billing
3 4 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.74%) Front Office
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (27.91%) Developer
2 45 (26.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (11.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 15 (8.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 13 (7.56%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.23%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (5.23%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 8 (4.65%) Architect
8 8 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.07%) UI Developer
9 7 (4.07%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (4.07%) Build Manager
9 7 (4.07%) UI Programmer
10 6 (3.49%) Software Project Leader
10 6 (3.49%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) Project Leader
11 5 (2.91%) Release Manager
11 5 (2.91%) Tester
11 5 (2.91%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.70%) HTML
2 25 (14.53%) .NET
3 21 (12.21%) MCollective
4 20 (11.63%) Spring
5 17 (9.88%) LAMP
5 17 (9.88%) Web Services
5 17 (9.88%) CSS
6 16 (9.30%) XML
7 15 (8.72%) JSP
8 13 (7.56%) jQuery
9 12 (6.98%) CSS3
10 11 (6.40%) .NET Framework
11 10 (5.81%) Ajax
12 9 (5.23%) WCF
12 9 (5.23%) HTML5
13 8 (4.65%) Spring MVC
13 8 (4.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 8 (4.65%) AngularJS
13 8 (4.65%) XSLT
14 7 (4.07%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.21%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.23%) Open Source
3 8 (4.65%) Wiki
4 6 (3.49%) Data Integration
4 6 (3.49%) Life Science
4 6 (3.49%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.49%) Biology
5 5 (2.91%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.33%) Market Risk
6 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.74%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.16%) W3C
8 2 (1.16%) New Media
9 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.58%) User Experience
9 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.58%) Clustering
9 1 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 97 (56.40%) Linux
2 50 (29.07%) Ubuntu
3 48 (27.91%) CentOS
4 34 (19.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (18.60%) Windows
6 29 (16.86%) UNIX
7 14 (8.14%) Debian
8 8 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.49%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.91%) AIX
11 2 (1.16%) Solaris
11 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.16%) SmartOS
12 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (47.67%) Continuous Integration
3 74 (43.02%) DevOps
4 54 (31.40%) Configuration Management
5 41 (23.84%) Scrum
6 20 (11.63%) MVC
7 13 (7.56%) Automated Testing
7 13 (7.56%) ITIL
7 13 (7.56%) OO
8 12 (6.98%) OOP
8 12 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (6.40%) Kanban
9 11 (6.40%) Integration Testing
9 11 (6.40%) Load Balancing
9 11 (6.40%) TDD
9 11 (6.40%) Change Management
10 9 (5.23%) Web Design
11 8 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.65%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 104 (60.47%) Java
2 52 (30.23%) Ruby
3 51 (29.65%) Bash Shell
4 37 (21.51%) JavaScript
5 31 (18.02%) Perl
6 30 (17.44%) SQL
7 19 (11.05%) PHP
8 17 (9.88%) Shell Script
9 13 (7.56%) C#
10 10 (5.81%) Python
10 10 (5.81%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.65%) VB
12 7 (4.07%) Scala
12 7 (4.07%) Groovy
13 6 (3.49%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.91%) Korn
15 3 (1.74%) C++
15 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.16%) XAML
16 2 (1.16%) Jython
Qualifications
1 26 (15.12%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.98%) Degree
4 1 (0.58%) CCNA
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 27 (15.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.14%) XenServer
3 6 (3.49%) vCloud
4 5 (2.91%) Postfix
4 5 (2.91%) Samba
5 4 (2.33%) Docker
6 3 (1.74%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.16%) NFS
7 2 (1.16%) LXC
7 2 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 66 (38.37%) Puppet
2 33 (19.19%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.14%) Salt
3 14 (8.14%) ZABBIX
4 10 (5.81%) Ansible
5 8 (4.65%) Nagios
6 6 (3.49%) Tivoli
6 6 (3.49%) Zenoss
6 6 (3.49%) Kibana
6 6 (3.49%) Graylog2
6 6 (3.49%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.58%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.58%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 27 (15.70%) VMware
2 25 (14.53%) Red Hat
3 18 (10.47%) Oracle
4 16 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.23%) hybris
6 7 (4.07%) Perforce
7 6 (3.49%) Splunk
7 6 (3.49%) Citrix
8 5 (2.91%) IBM
9 4 (2.33%) Adobe
10 3 (1.74%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.16%) HP
12 1 (0.58%) CA
12 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.58%) MKS
12 1 (0.58%) Zend
12 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
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