The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 121 132 118
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 5 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.092% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.11% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £473 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% +12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £375 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+30.35% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
Build Automation
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1849 2680 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.62% 81.78% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 1401 1136
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £482 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 60 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Build Automation
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Edinburgh +6 4 £500 +33.33% 2
Renfrewshire - 1 £445 -
Build Automation
UK

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (70.59%) Python
3 12 (70.59%) Unix
4 11 (64.71%) VMware
5 10 (58.82%) DevOps
5 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (58.82%) Shell Script
5 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
6 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
7 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
7 7 (41.18%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (23.53%) VCP6
8 4 (23.53%) EMC VNX
8 4 (23.53%) vRealize
8 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (23.53%) vSphere
8 4 (23.53%) REST
8 4 (23.53%) VCAP
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) EMC
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (17.65%) Migration
9 3 (17.65%) Scrum
9 3 (17.65%) J2EE
10 2 (11.76%) Solaris
10 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Build Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Build Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Product Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (23.53%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (58.82%) Configuration Management
3 10 (58.82%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.88%) Server Building
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Python
2 10 (58.82%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) VCAP
1 4 (23.53%) VCP6
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Docker
4 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) vRealize
2 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec