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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Build Automation over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Build Automation
Rank 113 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 8 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.44% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.52% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £425 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £281
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +33.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1746 1743 1435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.80% 85.44% 79.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1195 1001
Median daily rate £425 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 20
Median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +101.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.30 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Build Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Build Automation within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 4 £363 +11.53%
Build Automation
Yorkshire

Build Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 25 (78.13%) Java
1 25 (78.13%) Jenkins
1 25 (78.13%) Puppet
2 24 (75.00%) Ruby
2 24 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 23 (71.88%) Maven
3 23 (71.88%) Linux
3 23 (71.88%) DevOps
4 22 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (68.75%) Bash Shell
5 21 (65.63%) CentOS
5 21 (65.63%) Ubuntu
5 21 (65.63%) Configuration Management
5 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (62.50%) VMware
6 20 (62.50%) Docker
7 19 (59.38%) Scrum
7 19 (59.38%) Selenium
8 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
8 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (56.25%) JIRA
9 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
9 17 (53.13%) Atlassian
9 17 (53.13%) Confluence
9 17 (53.13%) SonarQube
9 17 (53.13%) Ansible
10 16 (50.00%) Chai
10 16 (50.00%) Appium
10 16 (50.00%) OpenStack

Build Automation
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 17 (53.13%) Confluence
2 16 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.13%) Jetty
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) BGP
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) FWSM
1 1 (3.13%) HSRP
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) MPLS
1 1 (3.13%) OSPF
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
1 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Informix
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Redis
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (78.13%) Jenkins
2 24 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 23 (71.88%) Maven
4 19 (59.38%) Selenium
5 18 (56.25%) JIRA
6 17 (53.13%) SonarQube
7 16 (50.00%) Appium
7 16 (50.00%) Mocha
8 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.25%) JUnit
8 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (6.25%) Subversion
9 1 (3.13%) Gradle
9 1 (3.13%) Hudson
9 1 (3.13%) Liquibase
9 1 (3.13%) Mockito
9 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
9 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Games
1 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) QA Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Chai
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.13%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.13%) Guice
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) WSDL
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (65.63%) CentOS
3 21 (65.63%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) HPUX
5 1 (3.13%) Windows
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (71.88%) DevOps
3 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (65.63%) Configuration Management
4 19 (59.38%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.25%) SOA
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Change Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) TDD
8 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 24 (75.00%) Ruby
3 22 (68.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) CCIE
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) CCSP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CISSP
3 1 (3.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Docker
2 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (50.00%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) vCloud
4 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (78.13%) Puppet
2 17 (53.13%) Ansible
3 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.13%) Bareos
4 1 (3.13%) Cacti
4 1 (3.13%) Graphite
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.13%) Opsview
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.13%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) F5
3 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.13%) Veritas