Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 2017 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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 143 135
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -14
Contract jobs citing Build Automation 5 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.23% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.34% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Leeds median daily rate £375 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +26.15% +4.00%
10th Percentile £333 £356 £306
90th Percentile £422 £453 £378
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Build Automation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1899 2622 2529
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 87.63% 88.19% 86.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1324 1846 1788
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +16.86% +6.97%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £246
90th Percentile £550 £575 £511
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 41
Leeds median hourly rate £15.86 £12.10 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.07% -21.94% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £8.50
90th Percentile £39.50 £19.71 £37.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year -0.52% -21.10% +11.28%

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 21 July 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Build Automation.

1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) WireMock
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) Sass

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
1 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WireMock
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSTL
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Sun