Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 118 117
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +13
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 15 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.66% 1.14% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.30% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 31
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £333 £413 £385
90th Percentile £590 £500 £543
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Yorkshire 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 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 2,016 2,989 2,637
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.85% 87.71% 86.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,333 2,043 1,821
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £415 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +2.47% +1.25%
10th Percentile £304 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £408
% change year-on-year +2.41% +1.72% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 78 68
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £17.21 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.69% +7.53% +10.34%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.18 £9.81
90th Percentile £41.90 £27.55 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +9.85%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +13 12 £463 +2.78% 10
Bradford +3 2 £475 +11.76%
Deployment Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
4 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (46.67%) Terraform
5 7 (46.67%) Python
6 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Docker
7 5 (33.33%) AWS
7 5 (33.33%) REST
7 5 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
8 4 (26.67%) XML
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) JSON
8 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) Azure
8 4 (26.67%) DevOps
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
9 3 (20.00%) Prometheus
9 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 3 (20.00%) Blue-Green Deployment
9 3 (20.00%) Public Sector

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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Azure
3 3 (20.00%) IaaS
3 3 (20.00%) PaaS
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
4 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (13.33%) Twilio
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (6.67%) GCP
5 1 (6.67%) Serverless
5 1 (6.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) CTI
1 2 (13.33%) SSH
1 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Ant
4 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (13.33%) Gradle
4 2 (13.33%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (20.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Agile Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) JSON
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Flex
4 2 (13.33%) CCXML
4 2 (13.33%) GraphQL
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware
4 2 (13.33%) OAuth
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) VXML
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Laravel
5 1 (6.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) IVR
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Blue-Green Deployment
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
5 2 (13.33%) Service Design
6 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Ruby
6 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Terraform
2 3 (20.00%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (20.00%) Prometheus
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) Rancher
3 1 (6.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Splunk
3 2 (13.33%) Avaya
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Genesys
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Databricks
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica
4 1 (6.67%) Rackspace