Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Build Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Build Automation over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Build Automation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 216 242
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 +40
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 19 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 28
City of London median daily rate £475 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% +5.56%
10th Percentile £411 £450 £346
90th Percentile £608 £588 £638
Central London median daily rate £463 £550 £494
% change year-on-year -15.91% +11.39% +9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Build Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6261 5866 7755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.43% 87.42% 83.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4975 4699 6170
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 55 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £13.34 £12.15 £10.91
90th Percentile £30.90 £53.05 £40.00
Central London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% +11.14%

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Build Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Build Automation in the City of London

Build Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Build Automation in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Automation in the City of London

Build Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Build Automation in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Build Automation in the City of London

Build Automation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Build Automation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (57.89%) Grunt
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 11 (57.89%) gulp
3 10 (52.63%) Data Structures
3 10 (52.63%) Algorithms
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (47.37%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) Docker
5 8 (42.11%) Jasmine
5 8 (42.11%) Sass
5 8 (42.11%) LESS
5 8 (42.11%) React
5 8 (42.11%) webpack
5 8 (42.11%) Front End Development
5 8 (42.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (42.11%) Jest
6 6 (31.58%) Prototyping
6 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
6 6 (31.58%) Rapid Prototyping
6 6 (31.58%) PhantomJS
6 6 (31.58%) User Experience
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Validation
6 6 (31.58%) Python
6 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration

Build Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.26%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.26%) Akamai
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Redis
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) Impala
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Grunt
1 11 (57.89%) gulp
2 8 (42.11%) Jasmine
2 8 (42.11%) webpack
3 6 (31.58%) PhantomJS
4 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) Selenium
6 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
7 1 (5.26%) Ant
7 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (5.26%) Gradle
7 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
7 1 (5.26%) JIRA
7 1 (5.26%) Maven
7 1 (5.26%) NuGet
7 1 (5.26%) NUnit
7 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
7 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) Jest
3 8 (42.11%) LESS
3 8 (42.11%) React
3 8 (42.11%) Sass
4 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) Kafka
5 4 (21.05%) Redux
5 4 (21.05%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) Flask
6 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (15.79%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (10.53%) REST
8 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.26%) HTML
8 1 (5.26%) Matplotlib
8 1 (5.26%) RESTful
8 1 (5.26%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Algorithms
1 10 (52.63%) Data Structures
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 6 (31.58%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 8 (42.11%) Front End Development
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (31.58%) Prototyping
4 6 (31.58%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (31.58%) Validation
5 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Machine Learning
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) Open Source
8 2 (10.53%) QA Automation
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (5.26%) Microservices
9 1 (5.26%) SDET
9 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) ES6
4 2 (10.53%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) SOQL
5 1 (5.26%) SOSL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (15.79%) etcd
2 3 (15.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (21.05%) Terraform
3 3 (15.79%) Consul
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Perforce
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk