The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 143 143 138
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 1 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2226 2492 2549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.55% 76.39% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 1656 1690
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 137 85
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.32 £27.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £41.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Build Automation
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Somerset +20 1 £450 - 1
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 West region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JBehave
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Maven

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JBehave
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Web Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) RESTful
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL