Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Build Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Build Automation over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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.

Build Automation
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 128 141
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -21
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 2 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.089% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.54% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Leeds median daily rate £350 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.42% -1.47% +30.77%
10th Percentile £325 £356 £308
90th Percentile £375 £488 £453
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £419 £425
% change year-on-year -16.42% -1.47% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Build 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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,906 2,029 2,625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 84.90% 86.12% 87.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,329 1,338 1,789
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £270 £270 £275
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 56
Leeds median hourly rate £26.75 £13.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +98.15% -10.74% +4.31%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.63 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.98 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%

Build Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Build Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Build Automation in Leeds

Build Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Build Automation in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Build Automation in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Build 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber

Build Automation
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java