Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 19 October 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.

Continuous Delivery
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 55 35
Rank change year-on-year -13 -20 +29
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 11 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.14% 1.65% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.94% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 47
South Yorkshire median daily rate £394 £468 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.82% -12.57% +7.00%
10th Percentile £310 £313 £395
90th Percentile £511 £638 £645
Yorkshire median daily rate £459 £475 £525
% change year-on-year -3.42% -9.52% +15.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Continuous Delivery 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 827 721 661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.06% 84.92% 83.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 460 363
South Yorkshire median daily rate £434 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.44% -4.12% -
10th Percentile £261 £224 £216
90th Percentile £550 £538 £584
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 22 13
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.39 £15.00 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.07% -7.92% -27.60%
10th Percentile £10.16 £9.31 £11.30
90th Percentile £22.00 £27.17 £43.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £17.41 £14.35
% change year-on-year -6.66% +21.32% -3.46%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in South Yorkshire

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in South Yorkshire

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in South Yorkshire

Continuous Delivery
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Sheffield -17 8 £400 -13.14% 4
Continuous Delivery
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) GitHub
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Docker
3 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
4 4 (36.36%) GCP
4 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (36.36%) Architectural Design
4 4 (36.36%) Go
4 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (36.36%) Ansible
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Splunk
4 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Azure
4 4 (36.36%) AWS
4 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) EMC
5 3 (27.27%) NetApp
5 3 (27.27%) Windows

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (18.18%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) GitHub
2 4 (36.36%) AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Azure
2 4 (36.36%) GCP
3 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
3 3 (27.27%) GitLab
3 3 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 1 (9.09%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (9.09%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Delivery Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iSeries
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Architectural Design
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Build Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Context-Driven Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source Development
4 2 (18.18%) Product Roadmap
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Go
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Groovy
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) VMware NSX
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 4 (36.36%) Ansible
2 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
3 3 (27.27%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (9.09%) Automic
4 1 (9.09%) Consul
4 1 (9.09%) Prometheus
4 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Splunk
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) MuleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software