Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 26 May 2020 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
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 119 102
Rank change year-on-year +36 -17 +3
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 5 7 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 0.45% 0.33% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.38% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 40
Median daily rate £575 £413 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.39% -4.07% -21.82%
10th Percentile £538 £336 £398
90th Percentile £613 £554 £469
West Yorkshire median daily rate £575 £425 £430
% change year-on-year +35.29% -1.16% -21.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 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 977 1,840 2,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.10% 87.74% 89.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 1,290 1,573
Median daily rate £450 £436 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +7.72% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 57 44
Median hourly rate £21.41 £19.32 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.82% -40.09% +122.41%
10th Percentile £15.02 £11.90 £12.65
90th Percentile £35.00 £25.57 £44.05
Median hourly rate £19.10 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.35% -2.86% +29.63%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Deployment Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in Leeds

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Deployment Automation in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for Deployment Automation in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) Single Sign-On
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Azure
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Broadcom
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

Deployment 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Blue-Green Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (60.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (20.00%) Rancher
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Broadcom
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk