Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 108 167
Rank change year-on-year +3 +59 -64
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 65 40 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.88% 1.41% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.61% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 12
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £535 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.89% +57.35% +4.62%
10th Percentile £381 £380 £325
90th Percentile £488 £605 £558
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £535 £350
% change year-on-year -19.63% +52.86% +7.69%
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 3,063 2,487 3,516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.63% 87.45% 87.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,086 1,695 2,415
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +12.36%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £288
90th Percentile £538 £550 £573
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 53 57
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -10.34% -13.28%
10th Percentile £10.60 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.20 £29.02 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.49 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +49.94% -13.33% -2.53%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +1 58 £450 -15.89% 16
Bradford -11 2 £475 - 4
Wakefield - 2 £328 - 2
Deployment Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 44 (67.69%) Python
2 37 (56.92%) Puppet
2 37 (56.92%) Docker
3 35 (53.85%) DevOps
3 35 (53.85%) Linux
4 34 (52.31%) Ansible
5 32 (49.23%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (41.54%) Amazon AWS
7 27 (41.54%) Bash Shell
8 26 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (35.38%) Shell Script
9 23 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (33.85%) TDD
11 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
12 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
13 14 (21.54%) Web Services
14 13 (20.00%) Java
14 13 (20.00%) PySpark
15 12 (18.46%) PHP
15 12 (18.46%) SOA
16 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
16 11 (16.92%) BPSS Clearance
16 11 (16.92%) REST
17 10 (15.38%) Big Data
17 10 (15.38%) MongoDB
17 10 (15.38%) Apache Spark
17 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
18 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
18 8 (12.31%) Apache

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 10 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 8 (12.31%) Apache
3 7 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (7.69%) nginx
5 3 (4.62%) Apache Pig
6 2 (3.08%) Confluence
6 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.54%) CMS
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (41.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.23%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (9.23%) CloudFront
3 4 (6.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (6.15%) Amazon S3
3 4 (6.15%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) Serverless
4 2 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.08%) npm
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) IPsec
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) MPLS
2 2 (3.08%) NAS
2 2 (3.08%) VPN
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) Big Data
1 10 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 7 (10.77%) Hadoop
3 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (6.15%) Apache Hive
5 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.62%) CouchDB
6 3 (4.62%) GIS
6 3 (4.62%) HBase
6 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.62%) Redis
6 3 (4.62%) Riak
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.62%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.62%) PHPUnit
3 3 (4.62%) Subversion
4 2 (3.08%) Babel
4 2 (3.08%) JMeter
4 2 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.08%) webpack
5 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (26.15%) Python Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Platform Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Big Data Developer
5 6 (9.23%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) AWS Developer
6 4 (6.15%) PHP Software Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) Web Services
2 13 (20.00%) PySpark
3 11 (16.92%) REST
4 7 (10.77%) jQuery
5 6 (9.23%) RESTful
6 4 (6.15%) Serverless Framework
7 3 (4.62%) LAMP
7 3 (4.62%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (4.62%) Symfony
8 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.08%) JSON
8 2 (3.08%) Node.js
8 2 (3.08%) React
8 2 (3.08%) SOAP
8 2 (3.08%) XML
9 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.54%) Kafka
9 1 (1.54%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.69%) NHS
3 3 (4.62%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) EPoS
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.85%) Linux
2 26 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.62%) HPUX
4 2 (3.08%) AIX
4 2 (3.08%) Debian
4 2 (3.08%) Solaris
4 2 (3.08%) Unix
4 2 (3.08%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) DevOps
2 30 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (33.85%) TDD
5 12 (18.46%) SOA
6 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.69%) Scrum
9 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.15%) ITIL
11 3 (4.62%) API Integration
11 3 (4.62%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.62%) High Availability
11 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
11 3 (4.62%) Machine Learning
11 3 (4.62%) Microservices
11 3 (4.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) Python
2 27 (41.54%) Bash Shell
3 23 (35.38%) Shell Script
4 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 13 (20.00%) Java
6 12 (18.46%) PHP
7 5 (7.69%) SQL
8 3 (4.62%) Ruby
9 1 (1.54%) C#
9 1 (1.54%) Groovy
9 1 (1.54%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.54%) CCNA
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.54%) MCSA
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) VCP5
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (56.92%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (56.92%) Puppet
2 34 (52.31%) Ansible
3 32 (49.23%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (9.23%) Salt
4 6 (9.23%) Terraform
5 4 (6.15%) Rancher
6 2 (3.08%) Cobbler
6 2 (3.08%) SCCM
7 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.54%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
1 8 (12.31%) Splunk
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco
3 2 (3.08%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) VMware
4 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.54%) Veeam