The first table below looks at the demand for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Build Automation
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £282 £450 £390
% change year-on-year
-37.38% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
901 579 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.08% 76.08% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 316 384
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 17
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.86% +8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £22.45 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Build Automation
West Yorkshire

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Build Automation across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Build Automation Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Build Automation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Build Automation.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Web Design
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Photoshop
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) MooTools
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) TeamSite
6 1 (16.67%) MKS
6 1 (16.67%) 2G
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) IBM
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (16.67%) OSGi
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Maven
6 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Build Automation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Build Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) TeamSite
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) UI Developer
2 4 (66.67%) UI Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) MooTools
3 1 (16.67%) OSGi
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JSR 170
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) MKS
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft