Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 117 140
Rank change year-on-year +5 +23 -20
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 52 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.54% 1.19% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.37% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 13
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £402 £385 £290
90th Percentile £500 £543 £430
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +2.94% +9.68% +18.32%
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 2,967 2,561 3,239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.63% 86.78% 87.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,026 1,770 2,131
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £303 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £546 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 64 64
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.24 £9.25 £10.29
90th Percentile £33.75 £26.25 £30.38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £15.00 £14.81
% change year-on-year +16.07% +1.30% +5.77%

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 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
Leeds +12 39 £450 +5.88% 8
Bradford - 5 £425 - 2
Halifax - 3 £750 -
Wakefield - 2 £328 - 2
Deployment Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 31 (59.62%) DevOps
2 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (42.31%) Python
3 22 (42.31%) Jenkins
4 21 (40.38%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (40.38%) Docker
5 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
6 18 (34.62%) Linux
7 15 (28.85%) Java
7 15 (28.85%) TDD
7 15 (28.85%) Puppet
7 15 (28.85%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (26.92%) Ansible
8 14 (26.92%) Microservices
8 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
9 13 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 13 (25.00%) REST
9 13 (25.00%) Shell Script
10 12 (23.08%) SQL
11 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (19.23%) BDD
11 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (19.23%) SOA
11 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
12 9 (17.31%) OAuth
13 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (15.38%) Red Hat

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 7 (13.46%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.54%) Confluence
3 5 (9.62%) nginx
4 4 (7.69%) CloudStack
4 4 (7.69%) JBoss
4 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
5 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.85%) Apache
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (40.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.46%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (11.54%) Serverless
5 5 (9.62%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (7.69%) GitHub
7 3 (5.77%) Amazon S3
8 2 (3.85%) Office 365
8 2 (3.85%) Route 53
9 1 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.92%) CloudFront
9 1 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) SSH
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 2 (3.85%) IPsec
3 2 (3.85%) MPLS
3 2 (3.85%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) Redis
4 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.77%) CouchDB
4 3 (5.77%) GIS
4 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.77%) Riak
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 19 (36.54%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.54%) JIRA
4 5 (9.62%) JMeter
5 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 4 (7.69%) git-flow
5 4 (7.69%) Selenium
6 3 (5.77%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.77%) Subversion
7 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.92%) Babel
8 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.85%) Finance
1 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Python Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 4 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Head of Development
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Mobile Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Integration Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Non-Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) REST
2 9 (17.31%) OAuth
3 7 (13.46%) .NET
3 7 (13.46%) PySpark
4 6 (11.54%) JSON
4 6 (11.54%) RESTful
4 6 (11.54%) SOAP
4 6 (11.54%) XML
5 5 (9.62%) J2EE
5 5 (9.62%) OpenID
5 5 (9.62%) Spring
5 5 (9.62%) Spring Boot
5 5 (9.62%) Web Services
6 4 (7.69%) jQuery
7 3 (5.77%) CSS
7 3 (5.77%) CSS3
7 3 (5.77%) HTML
7 3 (5.77%) HTML5
7 3 (5.77%) Node.js
7 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.62%) IVR
2 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.62%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.69%) PKI
4 3 (5.77%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) EPoS
5 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Windows
4 4 (7.69%) Unix
5 3 (5.77%) CentOS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.92%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.92%) HPUX
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) DevOps
2 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.85%) TDD
5 14 (26.92%) Microservices
5 14 (26.92%) Test Automation
6 10 (19.23%) BDD
6 10 (19.23%) SOA
7 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
8 7 (13.46%) Migration
8 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.62%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (9.62%) SDLC
9 5 (9.62%) Software Architecture
9 5 (9.62%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Test Strategy
10 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (7.69%) Data Extraction
10 4 (7.69%) Open Source
10 4 (7.69%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Python
2 15 (28.85%) Java
3 13 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 12 (23.08%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) PHP
5 7 (13.46%) Ruby
6 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.77%) C#
8 2 (3.85%) Perl
9 1 (1.92%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.92%) CCNA
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.92%) MCSA
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) VCP5
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) Docker
2 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) vSphere
2 4 (7.69%) Xen
2 4 (7.69%) XenServer
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (28.85%) Puppet
2 14 (26.92%) Ansible
3 7 (13.46%) Terraform
4 5 (9.62%) Salt
5 3 (5.77%) Cobbler
5 3 (5.77%) SCCM
6 2 (3.85%) Packer
7 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.92%) Rancher
7 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.62%) Perfecto Mobile
4 3 (5.77%) VMware
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle
6 1 (1.92%) Splunk
6 1 (1.92%) Veeam