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 31 August 2015 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 364 381 380
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 55 41 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 26
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£475 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £37.50
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
19178 18942 19608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.67% 79.00% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13701 13153 13715
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +12 25 £550 +15.78% 4
Croydon - 4 £475 -
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 64 (84.21%) Java
2 47 (61.84%) Jenkins
3 43 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (44.74%) Git (software)
6 33 (43.42%) Maven
7 30 (39.47%) Web Services
7 30 (39.47%) Python
8 29 (38.16%) Linux
9 26 (34.21%) Scrum
9 26 (34.21%) DevOps
10 25 (32.89%) Ruby
11 24 (31.58%) Tomcat
12 23 (30.26%) Subversion
12 23 (30.26%) Gradle
12 23 (30.26%) REST
13 22 (28.95%) BDD
14 21 (27.63%) VMware
15 20 (26.32%) TDD
15 20 (26.32%) Spring
15 20 (26.32%) UNIX
15 20 (26.32%) JUnit
15 20 (26.32%) Cucumber
16 19 (25.00%) Docker
17 18 (23.68%) Mockito
17 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (23.68%) Software Engineering
17 18 (23.68%) Unit Testing
18 17 (22.37%) Ant
18 17 (22.37%) Root Cause Analysis

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 24 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 16 (21.05%) Jetty
3 13 (17.11%) Node.js
3 13 (17.11%) Apache
4 8 (10.53%) OpenStack
5 6 (7.89%) IIS
6 2 (2.63%) Liferay
6 2 (2.63%) Confluence
7 1 (1.32%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (1.32%) MediaWiki
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.32%) nginx
7 1 (1.32%) JBoss
7 1 (1.32%) CMS
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.95%) IaaS
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) HTTP
1 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.58%) Internet
3 4 (5.26%) LDAP
3 4 (5.26%) SSL
4 2 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (1.32%) WLAN
5 1 (1.32%) WAN
5 1 (1.32%) DHCP
5 1 (1.32%) VPN
5 1 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (1.32%) Extranet
5 1 (1.32%) OSPF
5 1 (1.32%) BGP
5 1 (1.32%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.32%) Firewall
5 1 (1.32%) IPsec
5 1 (1.32%) Network Security
5 1 (1.32%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 15 (19.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (11.84%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.32%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (61.84%) Jenkins
2 34 (44.74%) Git (software)
3 33 (43.42%) Maven
4 23 (30.26%) Subversion
4 23 (30.26%) Gradle
5 20 (26.32%) Cucumber
5 20 (26.32%) JUnit
6 18 (23.68%) Mockito
7 17 (22.37%) Ant
8 15 (19.74%) JMeter
9 12 (15.79%) Selenium
10 7 (9.21%) WebDriver
10 7 (9.21%) JIRA
11 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (5.26%) Appium
13 3 (3.95%) TeamCity
13 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
14 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
14 2 (2.63%) Calabash
14 2 (2.63%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Tester
5 9 (11.84%) Automation Tester
6 6 (7.89%) Release Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Build Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Build and Release Manager
9 3 (3.95%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Mobile Tester
9 3 (3.95%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Consultant
10 2 (2.63%) Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Technical Manager
10 2 (2.63%) Technical Tester
10 2 (2.63%) Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) Web Services
2 23 (30.26%) REST
3 20 (26.32%) Spring
4 15 (19.74%) Guice
5 13 (17.11%) AngularJS
6 7 (9.21%) MCollective
6 7 (9.21%) .NET
7 5 (6.58%) CSS
7 5 (6.58%) XML
7 5 (6.58%) HTML
8 4 (5.26%) RESTful
8 4 (5.26%) XSD
9 3 (3.95%) JSP
9 3 (3.95%) J2EE
9 3 (3.95%) WSDL
9 3 (3.95%) jQuery
10 2 (2.63%) SOAP
11 1 (1.32%) XSL
11 1 (1.32%) XSLT
11 1 (1.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Wiki
3 2 (2.63%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.63%) W3C
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) DataPower
4 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.16%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) UNIX
3 13 (17.11%) Windows
4 11 (14.47%) Ubuntu
4 11 (14.47%) CentOS
5 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.26%) Android
6 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (34.21%) Scrum
3 26 (34.21%) DevOps
4 22 (28.95%) BDD
5 20 (26.32%) TDD
6 18 (23.68%) Software Engineering
6 18 (23.68%) Unit Testing
7 17 (22.37%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (19.74%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (19.74%) Concurrent Programming
8 15 (19.74%) Multithreading
8 15 (19.74%) Pair Programming
9 12 (15.79%) Configuration Management
10 9 (11.84%) Automation Testing
11 8 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (10.53%) SDLC
12 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
13 5 (6.58%) Release Management
14 3 (3.95%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (84.21%) Java
2 30 (39.47%) Python
3 25 (32.89%) Ruby
4 14 (18.42%) Bash Shell
4 14 (18.42%) Perl
5 13 (17.11%) Groovy
6 12 (15.79%) SQL
7 11 (14.47%) PowerShell
8 7 (9.21%) Scala
8 7 (9.21%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.63%) PHP
10 2 (2.63%) VBScript
10 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.63%) Korn
10 2 (2.63%) C#
11 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
1 7 (9.21%) QA
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) Docker
2 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) Postfix
4 1 (1.32%) XenServer
4 1 (1.32%) HDFS
4 1 (1.32%) iptables
4 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) Puppet
2 13 (17.11%) Ansible
3 11 (14.47%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.89%) Graphite
5 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.95%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 2 (2.63%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.63%) Salt
7 1 (1.32%) logstash
7 1 (1.32%) SCCM
7 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) VMware
2 13 (17.11%) SOASTA, Inc
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.89%) Perforce
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.26%) hybris
5 3 (3.95%) Software AG
5 3 (3.95%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Adobe
7 1 (1.32%) webMethods
7 1 (1.32%) Akamai
7 1 (1.32%) Splunk
7 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.32%) Apigee
7 1 (1.32%) CollabNet
7 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
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