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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 87 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
959 1390 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.87% 86.93% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 928 652
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 32 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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%) N-Tier
1 6 (60.00%) SOA
1 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (60.00%) Local Government
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) InfoPath
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) WSDL
3 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) XSLT
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
3 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (40.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (10.00%) Server Building
6 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) Puppet
6 1 (10.00%) MCollective

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 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) InfoPath
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (60.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
1 4 (40.00%) REST
1 4 (40.00%) SOAP
1 4 (40.00%) WSDL
1 4 (40.00%) XML
1 4 (40.00%) XML Schema
1 4 (40.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec