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 3 months to 27 June 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 378 367 412
Rank change year-on-year -11 +45  
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 46 60 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.28% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 18
Median daily rate £513 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £436 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £675 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 18040 18590 18928
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.66% 85.36% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12911 13593 13436
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 157 253
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £46.00 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Build Automation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
City of London -8 6 £535 +7.00% 2
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Build Automation
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (52.88%) Java
3 53 (50.96%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (49.04%) DevOps
5 44 (42.31%) Git (software)
6 43 (41.35%) Jenkins
7 42 (40.38%) Test Automation
7 42 (40.38%) Linux
8 39 (37.50%) Python
9 37 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
10 33 (31.73%) Puppet
11 30 (28.85%) Scrum
12 29 (27.88%) Opscode Chef
13 26 (25.00%) Ruby
13 26 (25.00%) Unix
14 25 (24.04%) Bash Shell
15 24 (23.08%) Hadoop
15 24 (23.08%) Big Data
16 23 (22.12%) Ansible
16 23 (22.12%) Maven
17 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
18 20 (19.23%) REST
18 20 (19.23%) Docker
19 19 (18.27%) Windows
20 18 (17.31%) VMware
20 18 (17.31%) .NET
20 18 (17.31%) Configuration Management
20 18 (17.31%) HDFS
21 17 (16.35%) Continuous Delivery
21 17 (16.35%) Web Services

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 11 (10.58%) Apache Spark
1 11 (10.58%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (10.58%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.77%) IIS
2 6 (5.77%) nginx
3 4 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Confluence
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) Jetty
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.58%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.73%) GitHub
4 5 (4.81%) Akamai
4 5 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.92%) SaaS
7 1 (0.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.96%) Datadog
7 1 (0.96%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.96%) IaaS
7 1 (0.96%) Office 365
7 1 (0.96%) PaaS
7 1 (0.96%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) DNS
1 5 (4.81%) Firewall
1 5 (4.81%) HTTP
2 4 (3.85%) LDAP
3 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.92%) IMAP
4 2 (1.92%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.92%) SAN
4 2 (1.92%) SMTP
5 1 (0.96%) DHCP
5 1 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.96%) ICMP
5 1 (0.96%) NAS
5 1 (0.96%) VPN
5 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.08%) Big Data
1 24 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 16 (15.38%) Apache Hive
3 11 (10.58%) HBase
4 9 (8.65%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.81%) Impala
9 4 (3.85%) Sqoop
10 3 (2.88%) MariaDB
10 3 (2.88%) MySQL
10 3 (2.88%) Neo4j
10 3 (2.88%) OrientDB
10 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 43 (41.35%) Jenkins
3 23 (22.12%) Maven
4 17 (16.35%) Selenium
5 13 (12.50%) JIRA
6 12 (11.54%) Subversion
7 11 (10.58%) TeamCity
8 9 (8.65%) Gradle
9 8 (7.69%) Cucumber
10 6 (5.77%) WebDriver
11 5 (4.81%) Grunt
11 5 (4.81%) gulp
11 5 (4.81%) Jasmine
11 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (4.81%) webpack
12 4 (3.85%) Mocha
12 4 (3.85%) NUnit
12 4 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (12.50%) Banking
2 9 (8.65%) Finance
3 5 (4.81%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.85%) Retail
5 3 (2.88%) Front Office
6 1 (0.96%) Advertising
6 1 (0.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (33.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (18.27%) Developer
3 9 (8.65%) Automation Tester
3 9 (8.65%) Tester
4 8 (7.69%) Big Data Engineer
5 7 (6.73%) Hadoop Engineer
5 7 (6.73%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 7 (6.73%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) Consultant
6 6 (5.77%) Java Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (5.77%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (5.77%) QA Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Data Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (4.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (4.81%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Angular Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.23%) REST
2 18 (17.31%) .NET
3 17 (16.35%) Web Services
4 15 (14.42%) CSS
4 15 (14.42%) SOAP
5 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
6 13 (12.50%) HTML
7 11 (10.58%) Kafka
8 9 (8.65%) Node.js
8 9 (8.65%) React
9 8 (7.69%) MCollective
10 7 (6.73%) RESTful
10 7 (6.73%) XML
11 6 (5.77%) HTML5
11 6 (5.77%) XSL
12 5 (4.81%) JSON
13 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.85%) Lucene
13 4 (3.85%) Sass
14 3 (2.88%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.85%) User Experience
6 3 (2.88%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.92%) Fintech
8 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.96%) PKI
8 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (40.38%) Linux
2 26 (25.00%) Unix
3 19 (18.27%) Windows
4 11 (10.58%) CentOS
5 10 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.88%) Android
8 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (50.96%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (49.04%) DevOps
4 42 (40.38%) Test Automation
5 30 (28.85%) Scrum
6 18 (17.31%) Configuration Management
7 17 (16.35%) BDD
7 17 (16.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (14.42%) TDD
9 12 (11.54%) Open Source
10 11 (10.58%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.62%) Release Management
12 9 (8.65%) MapReduce
13 8 (7.69%) Load Balancing
13 8 (7.69%) Release Automation
14 6 (5.77%) Front End Development
14 6 (5.77%) QA Automation
14 6 (5.77%) SDET
14 6 (5.77%) Test Strategy
15 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (52.88%) Java
2 39 (37.50%) Python
3 26 (25.00%) Ruby
4 25 (24.04%) Bash Shell
5 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
6 17 (16.35%) Perl
6 17 (16.35%) SQL
7 15 (14.42%) PowerShell
8 11 (10.58%) C#
8 11 (10.58%) Shell Script
9 10 (9.62%) Korn
10 7 (6.73%) PHP
10 7 (6.73%) Scala
11 5 (4.81%) Go
12 3 (2.88%) ES6
13 2 (1.92%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.92%) Groovy
13 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.96%) C++
14 1 (0.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) QA
2 8 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (19.23%) Docker
2 18 (17.31%) HDFS
3 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.81%) vCloud
5 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (31.73%) Puppet
2 29 (27.88%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (22.12%) Ansible
4 15 (14.42%) Hadoop YARN
5 8 (7.69%) ZABBIX
6 5 (4.81%) Oozie
7 4 (3.85%) Nagios
8 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (2.88%) Kubernetes
8 3 (2.88%) logstash
9 2 (1.92%) Kibana
9 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.92%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.92%) Terraform
10 1 (0.96%) Salt
10 1 (0.96%) SCCM
10 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) VMware
2 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.65%) Cloudera
4 8 (7.69%) Oracle
5 7 (6.73%) Hortonworks
5 7 (6.73%) Splunk
6 6 (5.77%) Perforce
7 5 (4.81%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.88%) Google
8 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.92%) CollabNet
9 2 (1.92%) HP
9 2 (1.92%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.96%) Apiary
10 1 (0.96%) F5
10 1 (0.96%) hybris
10 1 (0.96%) Qualys
10 1 (0.96%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.96%) WorldPay
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