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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 103 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.21% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.24% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £363 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £375 £280
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +33.92%
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
1314 1230 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.56% 85.89% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 889 736
Median daily rate £425 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 18
Median hourly rate £11.75 £17.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.70 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 8 (61.54%) Puppet
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) Ruby
2 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) Maven
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (30.77%) CentOS
5 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (23.08%) Docker
7 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
7 2 (15.38%) BDD
7 2 (15.38%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (15.38%) JIRA
7 2 (15.38%) Unix
7 2 (15.38%) Subversion
7 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Jetty
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) BGP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) FWSM
1 1 (7.69%) HSRP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) OSPF
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Informix
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
5 1 (7.69%) Gradle
5 1 (7.69%) Hudson
5 1 (7.69%) Liquibase
5 1 (7.69%) Mockito
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
5 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) ELK Stack
2 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.69%) Guice
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) WSDL
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCIE
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCSP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vCloud
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Bareos
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) Graphite
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Opsview
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) F5
2 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) Veritas