Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 22 January 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 120 118
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +19
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 31 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.93% 1.18% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.38% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 15
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -1.16% +22.86%
10th Percentile £413 £380 £298
90th Percentile £500 £472 £535
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,904 2,605 2,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 86.87% 85.38% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,971 1,772 1,758
West Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £262
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.31% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 72 72
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -5.57%
10th Percentile £10.96 £9.81 £10.20
90th Percentile £31.88 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.87
% change year-on-year -2.86% +17.73% -0.90%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in West Yorkshire

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Automation in West Yorkshire

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Automation in West Yorkshire

Deployment Automation
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Leeds -12 23 £444 +4.41% 4
Halifax +4 4 £750 +71.43% 1
Bradford - 3 £425 -
Deployment Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 22 (70.97%) DevOps
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
4 13 (41.94%) Microservices
4 13 (41.94%) Docker
4 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
5 11 (35.48%) BDD
6 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (29.03%) OAuth
7 9 (29.03%) Puppet
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (29.03%) Python
7 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 8 (25.81%) Java
8 8 (25.81%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
8 8 (25.81%) TDD
8 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
9 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (22.58%) Ruby
10 6 (19.35%) Windows
10 6 (19.35%) REST
10 6 (19.35%) JIRA
10 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (19.35%) Serverless

Deployment Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) CloudStack
2 4 (12.90%) Confluence
2 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.90%) JBoss
2 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
2 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (19.35%) Serverless
5 5 (16.13%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (12.90%) GitHub
7 3 (9.68%) Amazon S3
7 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (6.45%) Office 365
8 2 (6.45%) Route 53
9 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
1 4 (12.90%) SSH
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Redis
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Jenkins
2 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
3 6 (19.35%) JIRA
4 4 (12.90%) Bitbucket
4 4 (12.90%) git-flow
4 4 (12.90%) Selenium
5 3 (9.68%) JMeter
6 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Head of Development
4 3 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Mobile Architect
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) OAuth
2 8 (25.81%) .NET
3 6 (19.35%) REST
4 5 (16.13%) J2EE
4 5 (16.13%) OpenID
4 5 (16.13%) RESTful
4 5 (16.13%) Spring
4 5 (16.13%) Spring Boot
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) CSS3
5 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 4 (12.90%) HTML5
5 4 (12.90%) jQuery
5 4 (12.90%) JSON
5 4 (12.90%) SOAP
5 4 (12.90%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) MEAN Stack
6 2 (6.45%) Node.js
6 2 (6.45%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (16.13%) IVR
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 4 (12.90%) PKI
4 3 (9.68%) N-Tier
5 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.90%) Unix
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) DevOps
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Microservices
3 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
4 11 (35.48%) BDD
5 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (25.81%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (16.13%) Migration
7 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (16.13%) Open Source
8 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.90%) Data Extraction
8 4 (12.90%) MVC
8 4 (12.90%) OWASP
8 4 (12.90%) Release Management
8 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery
8 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.81%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Ruby
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) vSphere
2 4 (12.90%) Xen
2 4 (12.90%) XenServer
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 5 (16.13%) Terraform
3 3 (9.68%) Cobbler
4 2 (6.45%) Packer
4 2 (6.45%) SCCM
5 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.23%) Rancher
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Perfecto Mobile
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) VMware