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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 385 368 356
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 29 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 24
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £309 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £282 £450
% change year-on-year
+33.09% -37.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
17489 18201 16706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.07% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12245 12884 11617
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 223
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -23.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +8 11 £438 +2.33% 5
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 56 (65.88%) Java
2 54 (63.53%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 46 (54.12%) Git (software)
4 46 (54.12%) Linux
4 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (51.76%) Maven
5 44 (51.76%) DevOps
6 43 (50.59%) Puppet
7 36 (42.35%) CentOS
7 36 (42.35%) Scrum
8 35 (41.18%) Ruby
8 35 (41.18%) Bash Shell
9 34 (40.00%) Ubuntu
10 33 (38.82%) Opscode Chef
11 31 (36.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (32.94%) Ansible
13 27 (31.76%) Security Cleared
13 27 (31.76%) Automated Testing
14 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared
14 24 (28.24%) PaaS
14 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
15 23 (27.06%) Change Management
16 21 (24.71%) Windows
16 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
17 19 (22.35%) VMware
18 18 (21.18%) .NET
19 15 (17.65%) Web Services
19 15 (17.65%) Subversion
19 15 (17.65%) JIRA

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 8 (9.41%) Apache
1 8 (9.41%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.24%) IIS
2 7 (8.24%) Confluence
3 5 (5.88%) MediaWiki
4 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.53%) Jetty
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.53%) nginx
6 2 (2.35%) Node.js
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.18%) WordPress
7 1 (1.18%) JBoss
7 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.24%) PaaS
2 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Heroku
3 1 (1.18%) Engine Yard
3 1 (1.18%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) Firewall
2 7 (8.24%) LAN
3 6 (7.06%) WAN
4 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.88%) VPN
4 5 (5.88%) IPsec
4 5 (5.88%) OSPF
4 5 (5.88%) BGP
4 5 (5.88%) EIGRP
4 5 (5.88%) LDAP
4 5 (5.88%) IPv6
4 5 (5.88%) Network Security
5 4 (4.71%) HTTP
6 3 (3.53%) Internet
7 2 (2.35%) DNS
8 1 (1.18%) SSL
8 1 (1.18%) DHCP
8 1 (1.18%) WLAN
8 1 (1.18%) Extranet
8 1 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.71%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.71%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.35%) Big Data
6 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.18%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) OLTP
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 51 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 46 (54.12%) Git (software)
3 44 (51.76%) Maven
4 15 (17.65%) Subversion
4 15 (17.65%) JIRA
5 10 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 9 (10.59%) Hudson
6 9 (10.59%) Ant
7 7 (8.24%) JUnit
8 6 (7.06%) NUnit
9 5 (5.88%) Selenium
9 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (5.88%) SonarQube
10 4 (4.71%) FindBugs
10 4 (4.71%) Checkstyle
11 3 (3.53%) Mockito
11 3 (3.53%) SpecFlow
11 3 (3.53%) Gradle
12 2 (2.35%) MSBuild
12 2 (2.35%) FogBugz
General
1 2 (2.35%) Banking
1 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
1 2 (2.35%) Music Industry
2 1 (1.18%) Back Office
2 1 (1.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (27.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 19 (22.35%) Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Tester
6 4 (4.71%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Build Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Build and Release Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Release Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Consultant
7 3 (3.53%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.35%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Architect
8 2 (2.35%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Consultant
8 2 (2.35%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.18%) .NET
2 15 (17.65%) Web Services
3 9 (10.59%) HTML
4 7 (8.24%) CSS
4 7 (8.24%) MCollective
5 6 (7.06%) Spring
6 4 (4.71%) Middleware
6 4 (4.71%) REST
7 3 (3.53%) Guice
7 3 (3.53%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.53%) J2EE
8 2 (2.35%) ADO
8 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.35%) DHTML
8 2 (2.35%) XML
8 2 (2.35%) ActiveX
8 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.35%) Express
8 2 (2.35%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (2.35%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Wiki
2 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.53%) Open Source
3 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.53%) Clustering
4 2 (2.35%) User Experience
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) Physics
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.12%) Linux
2 36 (42.35%) CentOS
3 34 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 31 (36.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (24.71%) Windows
6 5 (5.88%) UNIX
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.53%) Debian
8 2 (2.35%) Android
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (63.53%) Continuous Integration
2 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (51.76%) DevOps
4 36 (42.35%) Scrum
5 27 (31.76%) Automated Testing
6 23 (27.06%) Change Management
7 10 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 9 (10.59%) TDD
9 8 (9.41%) Integration Testing
9 8 (9.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (8.24%) OO
10 7 (8.24%) SOA
10 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (7.06%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.88%) Release Management
12 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.88%) BDD
12 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (4.71%) Unit Testing
14 3 (3.53%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.88%) Java
2 35 (41.18%) Ruby
2 35 (41.18%) Bash Shell
3 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
4 12 (14.12%) SQL
5 9 (10.59%) C#
6 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.24%) Python
8 6 (7.06%) Perl
9 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.35%) VBA
10 2 (2.35%) C++
10 2 (2.35%) VB6
10 2 (2.35%) F#
10 2 (2.35%) PHP
10 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.35%) VBScript
10 2 (2.35%) VB
11 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (31.76%) Security Cleared
2 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) CCNA
4 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.88%) Postfix
2 5 (5.88%) XenServer
2 5 (5.88%) Samba
2 5 (5.88%) iptables
3 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (50.59%) Puppet
2 33 (38.82%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (32.94%) Ansible
4 7 (8.24%) ZABBIX
5 4 (4.71%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 4 (4.71%) SCOrch
5 4 (4.71%) Salt
6 3 (3.53%) SCCM
7 1 (1.18%) SCOM
7 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.35%) VMware
3 10 (11.76%) Oracle
4 6 (7.06%) Citrix
5 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.88%) Perforce
6 4 (4.71%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.71%) HP
7 1 (1.18%) IBM
7 1 (1.18%) hybris
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