The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Build Automation
Rank 42 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.79% 0.47% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.61% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £510 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +77.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 165 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 82.32% 77.46% 68.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 109 107
Average daily rate £425 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £171 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.39 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -65.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.98 £33.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Build Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Build Automation
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) MCollective
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) MCollective
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware