Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 119 159
Rank change year-on-year -1 +40 -43
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 50 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.43% 1.18% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.35% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.88% +18.46%
10th Percentile £400 £382 £330
90th Percentile £488 £578 £447
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £388
% change year-on-year -2.78% +16.13% +19.23%
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 3,103 2,525 3,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.73% 87.34% 88.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,128 1,722 2,364
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £282
90th Percentile £550 £545 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 61 50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% +7.17% -2.54%
10th Percentile £11.09 £8.42 £10.19
90th Percentile £30.80 £27.50 £21.08
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +22.61% -2.07% +4.50%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 40 £450 - 5
Bradford - 5 £425 - 1
Wakefield - 2 £328 - 2
Deployment Automation
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 28 (56.00%) Python
2 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (48.00%) Docker
5 22 (44.00%) Linux
6 21 (42.00%) Jenkins
6 21 (42.00%) DevOps
7 19 (38.00%) TDD
8 18 (36.00%) Java
9 17 (34.00%) Puppet
9 17 (34.00%) REST
10 16 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (30.00%) Ansible
12 14 (28.00%) SOA
13 13 (26.00%) Shell Script
13 13 (26.00%) Bash Shell
13 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
13 13 (26.00%) PySpark
14 11 (22.00%) BPSS Clearance
14 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (22.00%) Web Services
15 9 (18.00%) PHP
15 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
15 9 (18.00%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (18.00%) Serverless
16 8 (16.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (16.00%) SQL
17 7 (14.00%) Migration
17 7 (14.00%) PostgreSQL

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 (14.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (12.00%) Confluence
3 5 (10.00%) nginx
4 4 (8.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (6.00%) CloudStack
5 3 (6.00%) JBoss
5 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.00%) Apache
6 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (18.00%) Serverless
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (8.00%) Amazon S3
5 3 (6.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.00%) CloudFront
6 2 (4.00%) GitHub
6 2 (4.00%) npm
7 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
1 4 (8.00%) SSH
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) IPsec
2 2 (4.00%) MPLS
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (14.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.00%) CouchDB
5 3 (6.00%) GIS
5 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
5 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.00%) Redis
5 3 (6.00%) Riak
6 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
4 5 (10.00%) JMeter
5 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
5 4 (8.00%) git-flow
5 4 (8.00%) Selenium
6 3 (6.00%) Mercurial
6 3 (6.00%) PHPUnit
6 3 (6.00%) Subversion
7 2 (4.00%) Babel
7 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (4.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.00%) webpack
8 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Python Developer
3 13 (26.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) AWS Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.00%) PHP Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Non-Functional Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) REST
2 13 (26.00%) PySpark
3 11 (22.00%) Web Services
4 6 (12.00%) JSON
4 6 (12.00%) SOAP
4 6 (12.00%) XML
5 5 (10.00%) Serverless Framework
6 4 (8.00%) OAuth
7 3 (6.00%) .NET
7 3 (6.00%) jQuery
7 3 (6.00%) LAMP
7 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (6.00%) RESTful
7 3 (6.00%) Symfony
8 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.00%) Node.js
8 2 (4.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.00%) PKI
4 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.00%) NHS
5 2 (4.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) EPoS
6 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Linux
2 11 (22.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (4.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) HPUX
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (42.00%) DevOps
4 19 (38.00%) TDD
5 14 (28.00%) SOA
6 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (14.00%) Migration
7 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.00%) Microservices
9 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (10.00%) SDLC
9 5 (10.00%) Software Architecture
9 5 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.00%) Data Extraction
10 4 (8.00%) Release Management
10 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Python
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) Bash Shell
3 13 (26.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (18.00%) PHP
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.00%) Ruby
8 1 (2.00%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.00%) CCNA
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.00%) MCSA
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) VCP5
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 24 (48.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) vSphere
2 3 (6.00%) Xen
2 3 (6.00%) XenServer
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) Puppet
2 16 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (30.00%) Ansible
4 7 (14.00%) Terraform
5 6 (12.00%) Salt
6 5 (10.00%) Rancher
7 2 (4.00%) Cobbler
7 2 (4.00%) SCCM
8 1 (2.00%) AirWatch
8 1 (2.00%) vCenter Server
8 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco
3 2 (4.00%) Splunk
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Veeam