Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 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
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 221 233
Rank change year-on-year +82 +12 -7
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 4 21 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 24
Median daily rate £538 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -4.76% -8.30%
10th Percentile £474 £446 £406
90th Percentile £570 £598 £564
Central London median daily rate £538 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +7.50% -4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 2,411 6,028 6,322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.32% 89.65% 88.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,704 4,672 5,018
Median daily rate £518 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £331 £350 £331
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £505 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -3.81% +5.00% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 70 102
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.67% +10.96% -3.36%
10th Percentile £12.49 £11.25 £12.78
90th Percentile £48.23 £54.03 £33.68
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% +13.50%

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Build Automation as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Build Automation in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Build Automation in the City of London

Build Automation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Build Automation in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Build Automation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) Consul
3 1 (25.00%) Redux
3 1 (25.00%) Java 8
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (25.00%) PyTorch
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Packer
3 1 (25.00%) ES6
3 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Redis

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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) jMock
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (25.00%) PyTorch
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Redux
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) ES6
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) Java 8
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Consul
2 1 (25.00%) logstash
2 1 (25.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Axway