Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 17 June 2019 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 36 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +4
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 9 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.34% 3.06% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 3.75% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 3
Somerset median daily rate £725 £445 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.92% +5.33% +12.67%
10th Percentile £605 £370 £411
90th Percentile £743 £497 £447
South West median daily rate £550 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +30.95% -6.67% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 327 373 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 85.16% 81.62% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 228 221
Somerset median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £237 £211 £220
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £385
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 43
Somerset median hourly rate £36.98 £40.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.56% -6.98% +2.87%
10th Percentile £10.00 £18.65 £25.10
90th Percentile £46.00 £49.00 £53.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +0.63%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Deployment Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in Somerset

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Automation in Somerset

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Automation in Somerset

Deployment Automation
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
Taunton +6 9 £725 +62.92%
Deployment Automation
South West

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 9 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 9 (100.00%) Terraform
1 9 (100.00%) CircleCI
1 9 (100.00%) Serverless
2 8 (88.89%) Docker
2 8 (88.89%) Scala
2 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Data Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) System Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Big Data
6 4 (44.44%) Apache Spark
6 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
6 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
6 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
6 4 (44.44%) Data Science
7 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree

Deployment Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (44.44%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 9 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 9 (100.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (55.56%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) CircleCI
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Data Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Python Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
2 8 (88.89%) Information Security
3 7 (77.78%) Data Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) System Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Data Science
6 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (33.33%) ETL
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
7 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Scala
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Terraform
2 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes