The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 104 100 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.20% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Build Automation
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1299 1315 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 88.13% 86.00% 84.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 977 713
Median daily rate £425 £360 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.28 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Build Automation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Build Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) Puppet
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) JUnit
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Jetty
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) FWSM
1 1 (10.00%) HSRP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) OSPF
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Informix
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) Gradle
5 1 (10.00%) Hudson
5 1 (10.00%) Liquibase
5 1 (10.00%) Mockito
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) Guice
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) WSDL
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCSP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) vCloud
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Bareos
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
2 1 (10.00%) Graphite
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Opsview
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (10.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas