The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 347 402 360
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -42
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 62 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.091% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 16 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £410 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.68% -21.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £475 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Build Automation
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17875 18829 16333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.53% 77.63% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13142 13090 11224
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 231 320
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Build Automation Jobs Demand Trend in London

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in London

Build Automation
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Automation across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Build Automation Daily Rate Histogram in London

Build Automation
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Build Automation Hourly Rate Trend in London

Build Automation
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
City of London +17 12 £450 +28.57% 1
Ealing - - - -
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 66 (69.47%) Continuous Integration
2 65 (68.42%) Java
2 65 (68.42%) Linux
3 60 (63.16%) Jenkins
4 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (57.89%) Git (software)
6 54 (56.84%) Puppet
7 53 (55.79%) Maven
8 50 (52.63%) DevOps
9 48 (50.53%) Bash Shell
10 46 (48.42%) Ruby
11 44 (46.32%) Ubuntu
11 44 (46.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 43 (45.26%) CentOS
13 40 (42.11%) Scrum
14 30 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
15 29 (30.53%) Security Cleared
16 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
17 27 (28.42%) Configuration Management
17 27 (28.42%) SC Cleared
18 25 (26.32%) Automated Testing
19 24 (25.26%) PaaS
20 23 (24.21%) Ansible
21 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
21 22 (23.16%) Change Management
22 18 (18.95%) .NET
22 18 (18.95%) MCollective
23 16 (16.84%) Subversion
24 15 (15.79%) VMware
25 14 (14.74%) Windows

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (6.32%) Apache
2 5 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.21%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.16%) JBoss
5 2 (2.11%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.11%) Node.js
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.11%) WordPress
5 2 (2.11%) Confluence
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.05%) nginx
6 1 (1.05%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.05%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.11%) Documaker
3 1 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (25.26%) PaaS
2 3 (3.16%) SaaS
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.11%) IaaS
4 1 (1.05%) Heroku
4 1 (1.05%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Internet
1 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.11%) DNS
2 2 (2.11%) HTTP
2 2 (2.11%) LDAP
2 2 (2.11%) Firewall
3 1 (1.05%) Network Security
3 1 (1.05%) IPsec
3 1 (1.05%) SSH
3 1 (1.05%) VLAN
3 1 (1.05%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.05%) OSPF
3 1 (1.05%) BGP
3 1 (1.05%) LAN
3 1 (1.05%) WAN
3 1 (1.05%) SSL
3 1 (1.05%) VPN
3 1 (1.05%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.16%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) Big Data
4 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.05%) Redis
5 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 60 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 55 (57.89%) Git (software)
3 53 (55.79%) Maven
4 16 (16.84%) Subversion
5 14 (14.74%) TeamCity
6 8 (8.42%) JIRA
7 6 (6.32%) Ant
8 5 (5.26%) Hudson
9 4 (4.21%) JUnit
9 4 (4.21%) Selenium
10 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.16%) FindBugs
10 3 (3.16%) MSBuild
10 3 (3.16%) NUnit
10 3 (3.16%) Checkstyle
11 2 (2.11%) MSI
11 2 (2.11%) InstallShield
11 2 (2.11%) WiX
11 2 (2.11%) Mocha
11 2 (2.11%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (10.53%) Banking
2 9 (9.47%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.21%) Billing
5 3 (3.16%) Front Office
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (33.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (24.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 23 (24.21%) Developer
3 11 (11.58%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.26%) Build Manager
6 4 (4.21%) Tester
6 4 (4.21%) Consultant
7 3 (3.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.16%) Build and Release Manager
7 3 (3.16%) Automation Tester
7 3 (3.16%) Architect
7 3 (3.16%) Release Manager
8 2 (2.11%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Consultant
8 2 (2.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (2.11%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.95%) .NET
1 18 (18.95%) MCollective
2 12 (12.63%) Web Services
3 8 (8.42%) HTML
3 8 (8.42%) HTML5
4 7 (7.37%) AngularJS
4 7 (7.37%) Middleware
5 5 (5.26%) CSS
6 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.21%) CSS3
6 4 (4.21%) jQuery
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.16%) J2EE
8 2 (2.11%) Ajax
8 2 (2.11%) Java EE
8 2 (2.11%) LAMP
8 2 (2.11%) Sass
8 2 (2.11%) WCF
8 2 (2.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.32%) Open Source
3 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.21%) Wiki
3 4 (4.21%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.16%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.16%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.05%) Physics
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 65 (68.42%) Linux
2 44 (46.32%) Ubuntu
2 44 (46.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (45.26%) CentOS
4 14 (14.74%) Windows
5 13 (13.68%) UNIX
6 2 (2.11%) AIX
6 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.05%) Debian
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (69.47%) Continuous Integration
2 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (52.63%) DevOps
4 40 (42.11%) Scrum
5 27 (28.42%) Configuration Management
6 25 (26.32%) Automated Testing
7 22 (23.16%) Change Management
8 8 (8.42%) Integration Testing
9 6 (6.32%) Workflow
10 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.26%) OO
10 5 (5.26%) ITIL
10 5 (5.26%) SOA
11 4 (4.21%) Automation Testing
11 4 (4.21%) Load Balancing
12 3 (3.16%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.16%) Release Management
12 3 (3.16%) Kanban
12 3 (3.16%) Memory Management
12 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (68.42%) Java
2 48 (50.53%) Bash Shell
3 46 (48.42%) Ruby
4 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.42%) Perl
6 6 (6.32%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.32%) Python
6 6 (6.32%) C#
6 6 (6.32%) SQL
7 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.26%) Korn
8 2 (2.11%) PHP
8 2 (2.11%) Jython
8 2 (2.11%) XAML
9 1 (1.05%) Scala
9 1 (1.05%) Groovy
9 1 (1.05%) F#
9 1 (1.05%) BeanShell
9 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (30.53%) Security Cleared
2 27 (28.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.16%) vCloud
3 2 (2.11%) Docker
4 1 (1.05%) XenServer
4 1 (1.05%) Postfix
4 1 (1.05%) Samba
Systems Management
1 54 (56.84%) Puppet
2 30 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (24.21%) Ansible
4 7 (7.37%) ZABBIX
5 5 (5.26%) Nagios
6 3 (3.16%) Kibana
6 3 (3.16%) Graylog2
6 3 (3.16%) Graphite
6 3 (3.16%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.05%) Salt
7 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) VMware
3 13 (13.68%) Oracle
4 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.21%) Perforce
6 3 (3.16%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.16%) Splunk
6 3 (3.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.05%) Zend
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix
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