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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Build Automation
England / London
Rank 348 370 378
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8  
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 58 66 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 54 30
Median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £416 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £425 £380
% change year-on-year -14.70% +11.84%  
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 16395 18853 17384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.18% 85.15% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11793 13608 12215
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 194 249
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +9 12 £625 +25.00% 3
Croydon +7 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Build Automation
England

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 65 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (46.15%) DevOps
3 52 (40.00%) Linux
3 52 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (32.31%) Puppet
4 42 (32.31%) Java
5 38 (29.23%) Scrum
6 36 (27.69%) Hadoop
7 34 (26.15%) Unix
8 33 (25.38%) Amazon AWS
8 33 (25.38%) Jenkins
9 32 (24.62%) Python
10 31 (23.85%) Big Data
11 27 (20.77%) Windows
11 27 (20.77%) VMware
11 27 (20.77%) Selenium
12 26 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 26 (20.00%) Ansible
13 25 (19.23%) Security Cleared
14 24 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (18.46%) BDD
14 24 (18.46%) HDFS
15 23 (17.69%) SC Cleared
16 22 (16.92%) Configuration Management
16 22 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
17 21 (16.15%) Docker
18 20 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
18 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
18 20 (15.38%) Ruby
19 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure

Build Automation
Top Related 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 (8.46%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.31%) Drupal
3 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.31%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.77%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.77%) JBoss
5 1 (0.77%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.38%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.62%) GitHub
4 3 (2.31%) IaaS
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.54%) SaaS
5 2 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.77%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.77%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.38%) DNS
2 3 (2.31%) 5G
2 3 (2.31%) Internet
2 3 (2.31%) Telepresence
2 3 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.54%) Firewall
3 2 (1.54%) LDAP
3 2 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.77%) DHCP
4 1 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.77%) HTTP
4 1 (0.77%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.77%) NAS
4 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.69%) Hadoop
2 31 (23.85%) Big Data
3 11 (8.46%) Apache Hive
4 8 (6.15%) HBase
5 5 (3.85%) Impala
5 5 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.31%) Blockchain
7 3 (2.31%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.31%) OrientDB
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.54%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.77%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (25.38%) Jenkins
2 27 (20.77%) Selenium
3 26 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 17 (13.08%) Maven
5 12 (9.23%) SpecFlow
6 10 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 7 (5.38%) NUnit
7 7 (5.38%) WebDriver
8 6 (4.62%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.85%) JIRA
10 4 (3.08%) FitNesse
10 4 (3.08%) JUnit
10 4 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (3.08%) Subversion
11 3 (2.31%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.31%) Hudson
12 2 (1.54%) Capybara
12 2 (1.54%) Gradle
12 2 (1.54%) NuGet
13 1 (0.77%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (13.85%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Retail
3 12 (9.23%) Banking
4 4 (3.08%) Marketing
5 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Front Office
7 1 (0.77%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (33.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (13.08%) Automation Tester
2 17 (13.08%) Tester
3 16 (12.31%) Developer
4 15 (11.54%) Big Data Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) Data Engineer
5 13 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 13 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
6 10 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Unix Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Hadoop Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) QA Automation Engineer
9 7 (5.38%) QA Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (3.85%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) Web Services
2 13 (10.00%) .NET
3 12 (9.23%) Kafka
4 11 (8.46%) Node.js
5 9 (6.92%) AngularJS
5 9 (6.92%) CSS
5 9 (6.92%) HTML
6 8 (6.15%) REST
7 7 (5.38%) MCollective
7 7 (5.38%) React
8 6 (4.62%) SOAP
9 4 (3.08%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.08%) Apache CXF
9 4 (3.08%) HTML5
9 4 (3.08%) Lucene
9 4 (3.08%) MLlib
10 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (2.31%) Cascading
10 3 (2.31%) GraphX
10 3 (2.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Public Cloud
2 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.85%) PKI
3 5 (3.85%) Replication
4 4 (3.08%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.31%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (2.31%) Internet of Things
5 3 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.54%) iPad
7 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.77%) Fintech
7 1 (0.77%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.77%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 52 (40.00%) Linux
2 34 (26.15%) Unix
3 27 (20.77%) Windows
4 8 (6.15%) CentOS
4 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.38%) Ubuntu
5 7 (5.38%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.62%) VMS
7 4 (3.08%) Android
7 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.31%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (46.15%) DevOps
3 52 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (29.23%) Scrum
5 24 (18.46%) BDD
6 22 (16.92%) Configuration Management
7 20 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (13.08%) Automation Testing
9 16 (12.31%) User Stories
10 14 (10.77%) Open Source
10 14 (10.77%) Test Automation
11 11 (8.46%) High Availability
12 10 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.69%) Functional Testing
12 10 (7.69%) Software Engineering
13 8 (6.15%) Release Management
13 8 (6.15%) TDD
14 7 (5.38%) QA Automation
15 6 (4.62%) MapReduce
15 6 (4.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (32.31%) Java
2 32 (24.62%) Python
3 20 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 20 (15.38%) Ruby
4 19 (14.62%) Bash Shell
4 19 (14.62%) C#
5 16 (12.31%) SQL
6 11 (8.46%) Perl
7 8 (6.15%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.38%) PHP
8 7 (5.38%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.62%) Korn
10 5 (3.85%) Go
11 4 (3.08%) Scala
12 1 (0.77%) VB
12 1 (0.77%) VBA
12 1 (0.77%) VBScript
12 1 (0.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 25 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 23 (17.69%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) Degree
3 8 (6.15%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.85%) MCP
4 5 (3.85%) MCTS
4 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.77%) QA
2 7 (5.38%) SDET
3 3 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (18.46%) HDFS
1 24 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (16.15%) Docker
3 16 (12.31%) vCloud
4 8 (6.15%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.54%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (32.31%) Puppet
2 26 (20.00%) Ansible
3 22 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (5.38%) ZABBIX
6 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (3.85%) Oozie
8 4 (3.08%) Kubernetes
8 4 (3.08%) Nagios
9 3 (2.31%) Mesos
9 3 (2.31%) Terraform
10 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.77%) logstash
11 1 (0.77%) Packer
11 1 (0.77%) SCOM
11 1 (0.77%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.77%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (20.77%) VMware
2 17 (13.08%) Hortonworks
2 17 (13.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.15%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.08%) Cloudera
4 4 (3.08%) Google
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle
5 3 (2.31%) Gigya
5 3 (2.31%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.31%) Workday
6 2 (1.54%) Perforce
6 2 (1.54%) Splunk
7 1 (0.77%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.77%) Apiary
7 1 (0.77%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.77%) New Relic
7 1 (0.77%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.77%) Tableau
7 1 (0.77%) WorldPay
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