Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 February 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 461 447 416
Rank change year-on-year -14 -31 +72
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 169 135 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 75 156
London median daily rate £508 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £405 £391 £413
90th Percentile £625 £675 £588
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £24.00
England median hourly rate - £50.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +29.03% -40.38%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,355 34,918 37,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.63% 85.82% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,460 25,101 27,094
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 419 461
London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.06% +6.06%
10th Percentile £13.53 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.73 £52.75 £50.99
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Build Automation in London

Build Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Automation in London

Build Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Build Automation in London over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Build Automation in London

Build Automation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Build Automation in London

Build Automation
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -26 34 £480 -12.73% 6
South London -51 4 £510 -
West London -37 2 £525 +15.07% 2
Build Automation
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 82 (48.52%) Java
2 80 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (46.15%) DevOps
4 72 (42.60%) Linux
5 71 (42.01%) Jenkins
6 66 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
7 64 (37.87%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (37.28%) Git (software)
9 56 (33.14%) Maven
10 53 (31.36%) Test Automation
10 53 (31.36%) Docker
11 47 (27.81%) Puppet
12 46 (27.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 46 (27.22%) Python
13 43 (25.44%) TDD
14 40 (23.67%) Ansible
15 34 (20.12%) Scrum
15 34 (20.12%) TeamCity
16 31 (18.34%) Security Cleared
16 31 (18.34%) Web Services
17 30 (17.75%) Configuration Management
17 30 (17.75%) Firewall
17 30 (17.75%) QA
17 30 (17.75%) Relational Database
18 29 (17.16%) Continuous Delivery
18 29 (17.16%) Terraform
18 29 (17.16%) JavaScript
18 29 (17.16%) SQL Server
19 28 (16.57%) Windows
19 28 (16.57%) Banking

Build Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (7.69%) Mule
2 6 (3.55%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.96%) Apache
3 5 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.78%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.78%) Jetty
4 3 (1.78%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.18%) JBoss
6 1 (0.59%) nginx
6 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 66 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (27.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (14.20%) GitHub
4 19 (11.24%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (11.24%) Amazon ELB
4 19 (11.24%) Route 53
4 19 (11.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (4.73%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (4.14%) Bluemix
6 7 (4.14%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (4.14%) SaaS
7 5 (2.96%) PaaS
8 3 (1.78%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.59%) Datadog
10 1 (0.59%) Dialogflow
10 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.75%) Firewall
2 26 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 24 (14.20%) DNS
4 4 (2.37%) ICMP
4 4 (2.37%) VPN
5 3 (1.78%) HTTP
5 3 (1.78%) Internet
6 1 (0.59%) AMQP
6 1 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.75%) Relational Database
2 29 (17.16%) SQL Server
3 23 (13.61%) Amazon RDS
4 15 (8.88%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.10%) Big Data
5 12 (7.10%) Power BI
6 10 (5.92%) MongoDB
7 9 (5.33%) Redis
8 7 (4.14%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.55%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.55%) MySQL
10 5 (2.96%) Impala
11 3 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.18%) HBase
13 1 (0.59%) Flink
13 1 (0.59%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 71 (42.01%) Jenkins
2 63 (37.28%) Git (software)
3 56 (33.14%) Maven
4 34 (20.12%) TeamCity
5 28 (16.57%) Gradle
5 28 (16.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 21 (12.43%) Artifactory
6 21 (12.43%) JIRA
7 20 (11.83%) Grunt
7 20 (11.83%) gulp
8 15 (8.88%) Selenium
9 14 (8.28%) Ant
10 13 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 13 (7.69%) Jasmine
10 13 (7.69%) Subversion
11 12 (7.10%) Cucumber
11 12 (7.10%) webpack
12 11 (6.51%) SpecFlow
13 10 (5.92%) PhantomJS
14 8 (4.73%) Bitbucket
General
1 28 (16.57%) Banking
2 26 (15.38%) Finance
3 14 (8.28%) Retail
4 8 (4.73%) Front Office
5 7 (4.14%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.96%) Marketing
7 4 (2.37%) Electronics
7 4 (2.37%) Games
7 4 (2.37%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.59%) Local Government
8 1 (0.59%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (35.50%) Developer
2 45 (26.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (10.06%) Java Developer
4 13 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (7.10%) Java Engineer
6 10 (5.92%) Analyst
6 10 (5.92%) Automation Test Analyst
6 10 (5.92%) Test Analyst
7 9 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (5.33%) Developer in Test
8 8 (4.73%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.73%) React Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.14%) Test Engineer
10 6 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.34%) Web Services
2 19 (11.24%) CSS
2 19 (11.24%) JSON
2 19 (11.24%) YAML
3 16 (9.47%) .NET
4 15 (8.88%) AngularJS
4 15 (8.88%) Java EE
5 14 (8.28%) Hibernate
5 14 (8.28%) Kafka
6 13 (7.69%) JSP
6 13 (7.69%) React
6 13 (7.69%) Sass
7 12 (7.10%) Jest
7 12 (7.10%) Redux
7 12 (7.10%) REST
8 11 (6.51%) LESS
9 9 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (5.33%) RESTful
10 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (4.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.47%) Algorithms
1 16 (9.47%) Data Structures
2 11 (6.51%) User Experience
3 10 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 9 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.14%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.55%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.96%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.78%) Blog
8 3 (1.78%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.78%) PKI
9 2 (1.18%) Animation
10 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.59%) Fintech
10 1 (0.59%) Social Media
10 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 72 (42.60%) Linux
2 28 (16.57%) Windows
3 27 (15.98%) Unix
4 22 (13.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (11.24%) Windows Server
6 15 (8.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (5.33%) CentOS
8 8 (4.73%) Solaris
9 5 (2.96%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (46.15%) DevOps
3 64 (37.87%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (31.36%) Test Automation
5 43 (25.44%) TDD
6 34 (20.12%) Scrum
7 30 (17.75%) Configuration Management
8 29 (17.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 23 (13.61%) BDD
10 21 (12.43%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (10.65%) Open Source
11 18 (10.65%) SDET
12 17 (10.06%) Software Engineering
13 16 (9.47%) E-Commerce
14 14 (8.28%) Front End Development
14 14 (8.28%) MVC
15 13 (7.69%) Microservices
16 12 (7.10%) Continuous Deployment
17 10 (5.92%) Performance Testing
18 9 (5.33%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 82 (48.52%) Java
2 46 (27.22%) Python
3 29 (17.16%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.79%) Bash Shell
5 19 (11.24%) SQL
6 18 (10.65%) Perl
7 17 (10.06%) Ruby
8 16 (9.47%) C#
9 13 (7.69%) Scala
10 10 (5.92%) C++
10 10 (5.92%) Korn
11 8 (4.73%) ES6
12 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.55%) Groovy
14 5 (2.96%) Apex Code
14 5 (2.96%) Go
14 5 (2.96%) SOQL
14 5 (2.96%) SOSL
15 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (18.34%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.79%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.33%) Degree
4 3 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.75%) QA
2 5 (2.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.59%) GCP
System Software
1 53 (31.36%) Docker
2 26 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (4.73%) etcd
5 7 (4.14%) Varnish
6 5 (2.96%) HDFS
6 5 (2.96%) vCloud
7 3 (1.78%) vSphere
8 1 (0.59%) NFS
8 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 47 (27.81%) Puppet
2 40 (23.67%) Ansible
3 29 (17.16%) Terraform
4 26 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (12.43%) WSUS
6 19 (11.24%) Consul
6 19 (11.24%) Kubernetes
7 9 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (2.96%) ZABBIX
9 4 (2.37%) Packer
9 4 (2.37%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.78%) vCenter Server
11 2 (1.18%) Nagios
12 1 (0.59%) Ambari
12 1 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.59%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.59%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 27 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.28%) VMware
3 13 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.55%) MuleSoft
4 6 (3.55%) Oracle
5 5 (2.96%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.96%) Google
5 5 (2.96%) Perforce
5 5 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.37%) Hortonworks
6 4 (2.37%) SAP
6 4 (2.37%) Splunk
7 3 (1.78%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.78%) IBM
7 3 (1.78%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (1.18%) Apple
9 1 (0.59%) Facebook
9 1 (0.59%) SaltStack