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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 232 230 245
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 16 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.023% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.032% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £319 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £319 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £319 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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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
6767 6276 6920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.84% 71.75% 70.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3811 3439 3310
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 246 324
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.84 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
East Sussex - 8 £425 -
Berkshire - 4 £375 - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (40.00%) Windows
1 8 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (25.00%) WCF
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) Spring
5 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) VB

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Build Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Release Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (25.00%) WCF
2 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.00%) CA
3 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
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