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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 360 414 374
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -40
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 60 22 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.094% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 42
Median daily rate £513 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
18003 18905 18975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.32% 81.16% 81.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13176 13429 13454
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 241 233
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £56.20 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
City of London +45 13 £500 +21.95% 6
Croydon - 2 £500 -
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 101 (80.16%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 69 (54.76%) Java
4 65 (51.59%) Jenkins
5 63 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 62 (49.21%) Scrum
7 61 (48.41%) Maven
8 54 (42.86%) Ruby
9 52 (41.27%) Linux
10 46 (36.51%) DevOps
11 44 (34.92%) Web Services
11 44 (34.92%) Software Engineering
12 43 (34.13%) TDD
13 42 (33.33%) Unix
14 38 (30.16%) Subversion
15 37 (29.37%) BDD
16 35 (27.78%) Configuration Management
17 34 (26.98%) JUnit
17 34 (26.98%) Spring
18 33 (26.19%) Puppet
19 32 (25.40%) NoSQL
19 32 (25.40%) REST
19 32 (25.40%) Tomcat
20 31 (24.60%) Mockito
21 30 (23.81%) Gradle
21 30 (23.81%) Python
22 29 (23.02%) Unit Testing
23 28 (22.22%) Jetty
23 28 (22.22%) Pair Programming
24 27 (21.43%) Dependency Injection

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (25.40%) Tomcat
2 28 (22.22%) Jetty
3 23 (18.25%) Apache
4 7 (5.56%) JBoss
5 5 (3.97%) Confluence
5 5 (3.97%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.97%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.59%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.59%) Mule
8 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (6.35%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.79%) BASE24
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.63%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (13.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.38%) IaaS
4 2 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.84%) TCP/IP
2 21 (16.67%) HTTP
3 11 (8.73%) Internet
4 8 (6.35%) DNS
5 7 (5.56%) VPN
6 6 (4.76%) ICMP
7 3 (2.38%) Firewall
7 3 (2.38%) LDAP
8 2 (1.59%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.79%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.40%) NoSQL
2 19 (15.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.94%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.14%) MySQL
5 9 (7.14%) RavenDB
6 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.38%) Couchbase
9 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.59%) Big Data
10 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.79%) HDInsight
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.79%) Redis
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 65 (51.59%) Jenkins
2 63 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 61 (48.41%) Maven
4 38 (30.16%) Subversion
5 34 (26.98%) JUnit
6 31 (24.60%) Mockito
7 30 (23.81%) Gradle
8 25 (19.84%) Cucumber
9 13 (10.32%) Selenium
10 11 (8.73%) NuGet
11 8 (6.35%) Ant
11 8 (6.35%) JIRA
11 8 (6.35%) JMeter
11 8 (6.35%) TeamCity
12 7 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (3.97%) Artifactory
13 5 (3.97%) Grunt
14 4 (3.17%) Capybara
14 4 (3.17%) GoCD
14 4 (3.17%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (12.70%) Finance
2 10 (7.94%) Banking
3 8 (6.35%) Marketing
4 5 (3.97%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Front Office
5 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (35.71%) Developer
2 40 (31.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 17 (13.49%) Agile Developer
4 17 (13.49%) Agile Java Developer
5 15 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 14 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
8 11 (8.73%) Architect
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Operations Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) Automation Tester
11 7 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (5.56%) Tester
12 6 (4.76%) .NET Developer
13 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (3.97%) C# Developer
13 5 (3.97%) Technical Architect
13 5 (3.97%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.92%) Web Services
2 34 (26.98%) Spring
3 32 (25.40%) REST
4 24 (19.05%) Guice
5 20 (15.87%) .NET
6 17 (13.49%) MCollective
7 14 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 11 (8.73%) Node.js
9 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET
9 10 (7.94%) HTML
10 9 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (7.14%) Dropwizard
11 8 (6.35%) CSS
11 8 (6.35%) Middleware
12 6 (4.76%) RESTful
12 6 (4.76%) XML
13 5 (3.97%) .NET Framework
13 5 (3.97%) CSS3
13 5 (3.97%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.94%) Data Structures
3 9 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.38%) Clustering
5 3 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.38%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) Contactless
7 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.79%) Derivative
7 1 (0.79%) Equities
7 1 (0.79%) Fintech
7 1 (0.79%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.79%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.27%) Linux
2 42 (33.33%) Unix
3 24 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (14.29%) CentOS
5 16 (12.70%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.56%) Solaris
7 6 (4.76%) AIX
8 5 (3.97%) Windows
9 4 (3.17%) SUSE
9 4 (3.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.59%) Debian
11 1 (0.79%) Android
11 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (80.16%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (49.21%) Scrum
4 46 (36.51%) DevOps
5 44 (34.92%) Software Engineering
6 43 (34.13%) TDD
7 37 (29.37%) BDD
8 35 (27.78%) Configuration Management
9 29 (23.02%) Unit Testing
10 28 (22.22%) Pair Programming
11 27 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (19.84%) Concurrent Programming
12 25 (19.84%) Multithreading
13 23 (18.25%) Root Cause Analysis
14 18 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (12.70%) SDLC
16 13 (10.32%) MVC
17 10 (7.94%) Automated Testing
17 10 (7.94%) E-Commerce
17 10 (7.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 69 (54.76%) Java
2 54 (42.86%) Ruby
3 30 (23.81%) Python
4 23 (18.25%) JavaScript
5 21 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 21 (16.67%) C#
6 20 (15.87%) SQL
7 14 (11.11%) Groovy
8 7 (5.56%) Perl
9 6 (4.76%) Go
10 4 (3.17%) PHP
11 3 (2.38%) Scala
11 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.79%) ES6
13 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.79%) VB
13 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.94%) SC Cleared
1 10 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) SDET
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (15.08%) Docker
3 3 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (2.38%) Xen
4 2 (1.59%) HDFS
4 2 (1.59%) vCloud
4 2 (1.59%) vSphere
4 2 (1.59%) XenServer
5 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.79%) KVM
5 1 (0.79%) LXC
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.79%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (26.19%) Puppet
2 15 (11.90%) ZABBIX
3 14 (11.11%) Ansible
4 10 (7.94%) Graphite
5 9 (7.14%) Terraform
6 8 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (3.17%) Packer
8 2 (1.59%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.59%) Salt
8 2 (1.59%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.79%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.05%) VMware
3 21 (16.67%) Oracle
4 9 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (6.35%) SOASTA, Inc
6 7 (5.56%) Hyperion
7 5 (3.97%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.97%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.97%) SAP
8 4 (3.17%) Splunk
9 3 (2.38%) Calypso
9 3 (2.38%) EMC
9 3 (2.38%) Hortonworks
9 3 (2.38%) Informatica
9 3 (2.38%) Murex
9 3 (2.38%) Rackspace
9 3 (2.38%) Veritas
9 3 (2.38%) Zend
10 2 (1.59%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (0.79%) Talend