The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 222 262 247
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 20 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.074% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.093% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 4
Median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £310 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £390 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6198 7544 7563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.10% 79.73% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3669 4446 4233
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 317 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.09 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +68.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Build Automation
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Automation across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Build Automation Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Build Automation
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the South East region.

Build Automation Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Build Automation
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Oxfordshire - 8 £508 - 2
Surrey - 8 £500 -
Kent - 2 £525 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 27 (55.10%) Linux
2 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
3 23 (46.94%) Ansible
4 19 (38.78%) Gradle
5 18 (36.73%) TDD
5 18 (36.73%) Python
6 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (32.65%) Java
7 16 (32.65%) MongoDB
8 15 (30.61%) Scrum
9 14 (28.57%) Maven
9 14 (28.57%) Windows
9 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 13 (26.53%) Web Services
10 13 (26.53%) Subversion
10 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
11 12 (24.49%) Spring
11 12 (24.49%) HTML
12 11 (22.45%) .NET
12 11 (22.45%) Selenium
12 11 (22.45%) Ruby
12 11 (22.45%) RESTful
12 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
12 11 (22.45%) Puppet
12 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
13 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
13 10 (20.41%) Docker
13 10 (20.41%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (20.41%) Apache Solr

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (20.41%) Apache Solr
1 10 (20.41%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (20.41%) nginx
2 9 (18.37%) Apache
2 9 (18.37%) Jetty
2 9 (18.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (16.33%) PaaS
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.16%) GitHub
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.04%) IaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) LDAP
2 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) VLAN
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) MongoDB
2 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
2 19 (38.78%) Gradle
3 14 (28.57%) Maven
4 13 (26.53%) Subversion
5 11 (22.45%) Selenium
6 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
7 9 (18.37%) SpecFlow
8 8 (16.33%) MSBuild
8 8 (16.33%) NUnit
8 8 (16.33%) TeamCity
9 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
10 3 (6.12%) CMake
10 3 (6.12%) JUnit
11 2 (4.08%) JIRA
11 2 (4.08%) jMock
11 2 (4.08%) Mockito
11 2 (4.08%) MSI
11 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (2.04%) JMeter
12 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Build Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Automation Specialist
4 9 (18.37%) Build Automation Specialist
5 8 (16.33%) Build Automation Engineer
6 7 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 6 (12.24%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (12.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Test Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (10.20%) AWS Developer
8 5 (10.20%) AWS Software Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Java Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) JavaScript Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) MongoDB Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Web Services
2 12 (24.49%) HTML
2 12 (24.49%) Spring
3 11 (22.45%) .NET
3 11 (22.45%) AngularJS
3 11 (22.45%) RESTful
4 10 (20.41%) Lucene
5 9 (18.37%) HTML5
6 6 (12.24%) Node.js
7 4 (8.16%) CSS
7 4 (8.16%) Middleware
8 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.08%) J2EE
8 2 (4.08%) Kafka
8 2 (4.08%) Kendo UI
8 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (2.04%) Django
9 1 (2.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.08%) iPhone
2 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Linux
2 14 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Android
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) CentOS
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) TDD
3 17 (34.69%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (30.61%) Scrum
5 13 (26.53%) Test Automation
6 10 (20.41%) Open Source
7 9 (18.37%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (16.33%) Microservices
8 8 (16.33%) Performance Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Server Hardening
9 7 (14.29%) DevOps
10 6 (12.24%) Web Development
11 5 (10.20%) Application Packaging
11 5 (10.20%) Code Coverage
11 5 (10.20%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (10.20%) Migration
11 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
12 4 (8.16%) Automation Testing
12 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
12 4 (8.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) Python
2 16 (32.65%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
4 11 (22.45%) Ruby
5 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
5 10 (20.41%) C++
6 9 (18.37%) Scala
7 4 (8.16%) VBScript
8 2 (4.08%) C#
8 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.08%) SQL
9 1 (2.04%) C
9 1 (2.04%) PHP
9 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Docker
2 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) vCloud
4 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) KVM
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) Ansible
2 11 (22.45%) Puppet
3 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (16.33%) vRealize
5 4 (8.16%) Packer
6 1 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (2.04%) SCCM
6 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Perforce
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 5 (10.20%) TOWER Software
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle
5 3 (6.12%) Altiris
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas