The table below looks at the statistics for Build Automation skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 89 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 25 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.27% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 2
Average daily rate £440 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Build Automation
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1606 1463 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 81.81% 83.55% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1016 748
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £10.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £36.00 £145.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Build Automation across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Build Automation Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Build Automation
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Build Automation Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Build Automation
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -2 10 £430 +14.66% 2
Build Automation
Yorkshire

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (80.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 21 (70.00%) Puppet
3 21 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 20 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (66.67%) Maven
4 20 (66.67%) Linux
5 19 (63.33%) Ruby
5 19 (63.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (63.33%) Bash Shell
5 19 (63.33%) DevOps
6 18 (60.00%) Configuration Management
7 17 (56.67%) CentOS
7 17 (56.67%) Ubuntu
7 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (53.33%) VMware
9 15 (50.00%) Docker
9 15 (50.00%) JIRA
10 14 (46.67%) Selenium
10 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (46.67%) Scrum
11 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
11 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
11 13 (43.33%) Confluence
11 13 (43.33%) Atlassian
11 13 (43.33%) Ansible
11 13 (43.33%) SonarQube
12 12 (40.00%) Appium
12 12 (40.00%) OpenStack
12 12 (40.00%) vSphere

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (43.33%) Confluence
2 12 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) BGP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.67%) FWSM
2 2 (6.67%) HSRP
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) MPLS
2 2 (6.67%) OSPF
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) VPN
2 2 (6.67%) VRRP
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Informix
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) Redis
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) OLTP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Git (software)
2 21 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 20 (66.67%) Maven
4 15 (50.00%) JIRA
5 14 (46.67%) Selenium
6 13 (43.33%) SonarQube
7 12 (40.00%) Appium
7 12 (40.00%) Mocha
8 3 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (10.00%) Subversion
9 2 (6.67%) Ant
9 2 (6.67%) Gradle
9 2 (6.67%) Hudson
9 2 (6.67%) JUnit
10 1 (3.33%) Liquibase
10 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.33%) TestNG
General
1 2 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) QA Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cassandra Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.67%) Java EE
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) CSS3
3 1 (3.33%) ELK Stack
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
3 1 (3.33%) JDBC
3 1 (3.33%) JSP
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (56.67%) CentOS
3 17 (56.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
5 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (63.33%) DevOps
3 18 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (46.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.67%) BDD
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (6.67%) High Availability
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.67%) SIEM
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) ArchiMate
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.33%) Microservices
7 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) Bash Shell
2 19 (63.33%) Ruby
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CCIE
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CCSP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Docker
2 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) vCloud
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (70.00%) Puppet
2 13 (43.33%) Ansible
3 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) Cacti
4 2 (6.67%) Graphite
4 2 (6.67%) Nagios
4 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.67%) Opsview
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.33%) Bareos
5 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.33%) SCCM
5 1 (3.33%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 13 (43.33%) Atlassian
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) F5
4 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (6.67%) Veritas
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) hybris
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Nokia