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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 386 364 379
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 34 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 22
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£475 £410 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £381 £320
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +19.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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
18570 18537 19054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.20% 78.82% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13198 12938 13200
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 225 259
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.50 £51.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 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 3 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 -2 21 £475 - 4
Croydon -17 1 £350 +16.66%
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 42 (75.00%) Java
2 31 (55.36%) Jenkins
3 29 (51.79%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (41.07%) Web Services
6 22 (39.29%) Tomcat
7 21 (37.50%) Maven
8 20 (35.71%) Python
8 20 (35.71%) Git (software)
9 19 (33.93%) Subversion
10 18 (32.14%) TDD
10 18 (32.14%) Linux
10 18 (32.14%) Spring
11 17 (30.36%) REST
11 17 (30.36%) UNIX
11 17 (30.36%) Gradle
12 16 (28.57%) JUnit
12 16 (28.57%) Scrum
13 15 (26.79%) BDD
13 15 (26.79%) Mockito
13 15 (26.79%) DevOps
13 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
13 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
14 14 (25.00%) Jetty
14 14 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (25.00%) NoSQL
15 13 (23.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (23.21%) Dependency Injection
15 13 (23.21%) Cucumber
15 13 (23.21%) Multithreading

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 22 (39.29%) Tomcat
2 14 (25.00%) Jetty
3 13 (23.21%) Apache
4 10 (17.86%) Node.js
5 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
5 5 (8.93%) IIS
6 2 (3.57%) Liferay
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.79%) Confluence
7 1 (1.79%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (1.79%) MediaWiki
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.79%) JBoss
7 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.79%) nginx
7 1 (1.79%) CMS
7 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) HTTP
1 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.71%) Internet
3 3 (5.36%) LAN
4 2 (3.57%) WAN
4 2 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (1.79%) IPsec
5 1 (1.79%) Network Security
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
5 1 (1.79%) Extranet
5 1 (1.79%) OSPF
5 1 (1.79%) BGP
5 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) WLAN
5 1 (1.79%) VPN
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) SSL
5 1 (1.79%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (23.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.79%) OLTP
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.79%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (55.36%) Jenkins
2 21 (37.50%) Maven
3 20 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 19 (33.93%) Subversion
5 17 (30.36%) Gradle
6 16 (28.57%) JUnit
7 15 (26.79%) Mockito
8 13 (23.21%) Cucumber
9 12 (21.43%) JMeter
10 11 (19.64%) Ant
11 7 (12.50%) JIRA
12 6 (10.71%) Selenium
12 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
13 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
14 2 (3.57%) Hudson
14 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
15 1 (1.79%) Calabash
15 1 (1.79%) Spock
15 1 (1.79%) Appium
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Back Office
3 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.07%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Tester
4 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.36%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Release Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Portal Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) UI Programmer
7 2 (3.57%) Build Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Manager
8 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) Web Services
2 18 (32.14%) Spring
3 17 (30.36%) REST
4 13 (23.21%) Guice
5 10 (17.86%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.93%) XML
6 5 (8.93%) HTML
6 5 (8.93%) CSS
7 4 (7.14%) .NET
7 4 (7.14%) XSD
8 3 (5.36%) J2EE
8 3 (5.36%) JSP
8 3 (5.36%) jQuery
8 3 (5.36%) WSDL
9 2 (3.57%) Middleware
9 2 (3.57%) SOAP
9 2 (3.57%) RESTful
10 1 (1.79%) HTML5
10 1 (1.79%) CSS3
10 1 (1.79%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.57%) W3C
3 2 (3.57%) Wiki
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.79%) DataPower
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) UNIX
3 12 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) CentOS
4 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.14%) TDD
4 16 (28.57%) Scrum
5 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
5 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
5 15 (26.79%) BDD
5 15 (26.79%) DevOps
6 14 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (23.21%) Multithreading
7 13 (23.21%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (23.21%) Concurrent Programming
7 13 (23.21%) Pair Programming
8 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.71%) Release Management
9 6 (10.71%) SDLC
10 5 (8.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (8.93%) SOA
11 4 (7.14%) Refactoring
11 4 (7.14%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) Python
3 13 (23.21%) Ruby
4 11 (19.64%) SQL
5 10 (17.86%) Groovy
5 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
6 8 (14.29%) Perl
7 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.93%) Scala
8 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.57%) C#
10 2 (3.57%) PHP
11 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.79%) VBScript
11 1 (1.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (17.86%) Docker
2 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) Postfix
3 1 (1.79%) XenServer
3 1 (1.79%) HDFS
3 1 (1.79%) iptables
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (10.71%) Ansible
3 5 (8.93%) Puppet
3 5 (8.93%) Graphite
4 3 (5.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (5.36%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.57%) Salt
6 1 (1.79%) logstash
6 1 (1.79%) SCCM
6 1 (1.79%) SCOM
6 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) VMware
2 10 (17.86%) SOASTA, Inc
3 6 (10.71%) Perforce
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
5 4 (7.14%) HP
5 4 (7.14%) hybris
6 3 (5.36%) Software AG
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.79%) webMethods
8 1 (1.79%) Adobe
8 1 (1.79%) IBM
8 1 (1.79%) Akamai
8 1 (1.79%) Splunk
8 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.79%) Apigee
8 1 (1.79%) CollabNet
8 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago