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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 256 264 246
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 15 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.084% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.11% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £513 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £281
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +33.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7308 7508 6855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.21% 78.60% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 4280 3812
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 264 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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
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 29 May 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
Berkshire +2 11 £513 +105.00%
Hampshire - 4 - -
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (75.00%) C#
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) JIRA
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (65.00%) MSBuild
3 13 (65.00%) NuGet
3 13 (65.00%) Artifactory
4 12 (60.00%) DevOps
5 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (20.00%) Server Building
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Change Management
6 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Symantec
6 4 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (20.00%) VBScript
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) Information Security
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

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 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (65.00%) Artifactory
3 13 (65.00%) JIRA
3 13 (65.00%) MSBuild
3 13 (65.00%) NuGet
4 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Build Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Build Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Product Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (10.00%) Kendo UI
2 2 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (60.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Server Building
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.00%) Lumension