Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 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.

Deployment Automation
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 46 46
Rank change year-on-year -9 0 +32
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.81% 1.00% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.26% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Somerset median daily rate £340 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.26% +19.23% -
10th Percentile £319 £381 £313
90th Percentile £471 £394 £338
South West median daily rate £469 £375 £525
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.57% +31.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
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 427 397 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 86.61% 79.72% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 266 185
Somerset median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £159 £194
90th Percentile £572 £500 £496
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 68
Somerset median hourly rate £41.91 £23.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.35% -38.56% -8.93%
10th Percentile £38.50 £12.80 £13.14
90th Percentile £45.20 £49.25 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.38%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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
Bath -3 2 £413 +6.45%
Taunton - 2 £340 - 7
Deployment Automation
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
1 2 (50.00%) SQLite
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) OWASP
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)

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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Google Play
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Android Developer
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OWASP
1 2 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin