Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 20 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 328 388
Rank change year-on-year -16 +60 -24
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 28 50 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.30% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.37% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 6
South East median daily rate £475 £489 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +23.73% +5.33%
10th Percentile £363 £400 £319
90th Percentile £600 £508 £419
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate - £50.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +28.21% -40.00%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13848 13626 15658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.83% 82.61% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8310 8240 9341
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 544 607
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Build Automation in the South East

Build Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Automation in the South East

Build Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Build Automation in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Build Automation in the South East

Build Automation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Build Automation in the South East

Build Automation
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -25 11 £375 -25.00% 1
Hampshire +10 7 £400 -16.67%
Surrey -21 7 £600 +33.33%
Oxfordshire -13 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -22 5 £375 -25.00%
East Sussex -3 1 £575 -
Berkshire -3 1 £375 -24.05%
Kent -14 1 £525 -
West Sussex - 1 £325 -
Build Automation
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 18 (64.29%) Java
1 18 (64.29%) Test Automation
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
4 11 (39.29%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 10 (35.71%) Web Services
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (32.14%) ETL
6 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
7 8 (28.57%) Linux
7 8 (28.57%) Ajax
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle
8 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) Migration
9 6 (21.43%) XML
9 6 (21.43%) Selenium
9 6 (21.43%) RESTful
9 6 (21.43%) PaaS
9 6 (21.43%) Node.js
9 6 (21.43%) REST
10 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
10 5 (17.86%) IaaS
10 5 (17.86%) Jenkins

Build Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (17.86%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) GeoServer
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) PaaS
2 5 (17.86%) IaaS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.86%) OpenShift
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.29%) npm
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) GIS
1 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) HBase
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
3 6 (21.43%) Selenium
4 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 5 (17.86%) JUnit
5 4 (14.29%) GitLab
5 4 (14.29%) JMeter
5 4 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (14.29%) Maven
5 4 (14.29%) Mocha
5 4 (14.29%) Moq
5 4 (14.29%) MSTest
5 4 (14.29%) Protractor
5 4 (14.29%) SpecFlow
5 4 (14.29%) webpack
6 3 (10.71%) Ant
6 3 (10.71%) JIRA
7 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
7 2 (7.14%) Mockito
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Lead Developer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Architect
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Technical Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) C# Architect
3 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
4 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Web Services
2 9 (32.14%) .NET
3 8 (28.57%) Ajax
4 6 (21.43%) Node.js
4 6 (21.43%) REST
4 6 (21.43%) RESTful
4 6 (21.43%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) OAuth2
5 5 (17.86%) React
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.29%) JSF
6 4 (14.29%) JSP
6 4 (14.29%) JSR 168
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (14.29%) Struts
6 4 (14.29%) WCF
6 4 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Clustering
1 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Debian
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Test Automation
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 10 (35.71%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) ETL
7 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (21.43%) Migration
9 5 (17.86%) Data Migration
9 5 (17.86%) DevOps
9 5 (17.86%) MVC
10 4 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (14.29%) Dependency Management
10 4 (14.29%) Full Text Search
10 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
10 4 (14.29%) OWASP
10 4 (14.29%) Personalization
10 4 (14.29%) Release Management
10 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 4 (14.29%) ES6
5 4 (14.29%) F#
5 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 3 (10.71%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.14%) Perl
7 2 (7.14%) Ruby
7 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
1 2 (7.14%) HDFS
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) iptables
2 1 (3.57%) KVM
2 1 (3.57%) LXC
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Ansible
2 3 (10.71%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.57%) Consul
4 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (3.57%) logstash
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.57%) SELinux
4 1 (3.57%) Terraform
4 1 (3.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) ESRI
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Dynatrace
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.57%) Snow