Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Deployment Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Deployment Automation over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Deployment Automation
England > East Midlands
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 81 60 95
Rank change year-on-year -21 +35 +26
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 5 8 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.42% 1.09% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.38% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 29
10th Percentile £305 " £287
25th Percentile £342 " £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £315 £370
Median % change year-on-year +38.89% -14.86% -7.50%
75th Percentile £519 £375 £538
90th Percentile £553 £435 "
England median daily rate £527 £550 £530
% change year-on-year -4.27% +3.77% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £51.58 -
England median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +22.67% -25.00% -

Deployment Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 994 580 1,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.18% 79.13% 83.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 322 1,112
10th Percentile £203 £213 £225
25th Percentile £313 £308 £315
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £400 £400
75th Percentile £500 £488 £488
90th Percentile £588 £587 £550
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 31 96
10th Percentile £9.28 £9.52 £10.64
25th Percentile £10.50 £11.31 £11.61
Median hourly rate £14.61 £14.20 £14.27
Median % change year-on-year +2.92% -0.53% -7.94%
75th Percentile £24.25 £28.93 £19.18
90th Percentile £50.58 £45.00 £44.88
England median hourly rate £22.81 £24.95 £22.92
% change year-on-year -8.58% +8.85% +11.95%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Deployment Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in the East Midlands

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Deployment Automation in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Deployment Automation in the East Midlands

Deployment Automation
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Deployment Automation in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Deployment Automation in the East Midlands

Deployment Automation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Deployment Automation in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Deployment Automation in the East Midlands

Deployment Automation
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Automation within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -10 3 £438 +38.89% 2
Nottinghamshire -17 1 £550 +57.14% 6
Leicestershire - 1 £280 - 1
Deployment Automation
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Teradata
3 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (40.00%) Impala
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) HBase
3 2 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data

Deployment Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) HBase
1 2 (40.00%) Impala
1 2 (40.00%) Metadata
1 2 (40.00%) Metadata Repository
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Spark SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Site Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) ETL Development
3 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (20.00%) DataOps
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (40.00%) HDFS
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Ab Initio
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Teradata
2 1 (20.00%) Cadence
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft