Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 March 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 79 88
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 +2
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 43 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.22% 0.094% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 0.12% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 0 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 - -
South West median daily rate £500 £395 £450
% change year-on-year +26.58% -12.22% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,627 860 1,134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 84.13% 80.83% 83.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,068 591 797
Wiltshire median daily rate £463 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £250
90th Percentile £650 £650 £575
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 11 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +0.65%
10th Percentile £35.00 £13.00 £30.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £38.75 £43.90
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05% -5.00%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in Wiltshire

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Automation in Wiltshire

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Automation in Wiltshire

Deployment Automation
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 March 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
Swindon -5 17 £700 - 2
Corsham - 13 £550 - 2
Malmesbury - 1 £725 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £475 -
Deployment Automation
South West

For the 6 months to 18 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) Windows
3 25 (58.14%) PowerShell
4 24 (55.81%) VMware
4 24 (55.81%) Windows Server
5 23 (53.49%) Data Centre
5 23 (53.49%) PowerCLI
6 22 (51.16%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
7 21 (48.84%) SC Cleared
7 21 (48.84%) Cisco
8 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
8 20 (46.51%) Reverse Engineering
9 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (41.86%) DevOps
10 18 (41.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
10 18 (41.86%) CCNA
10 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (41.86%) MCSE
10 18 (41.86%) MCSA
10 18 (41.86%) vCenter Server
11 16 (37.21%) JIRA
12 14 (32.56%) NsoIT
13 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
13 12 (27.91%) REST
14 11 (25.58%) Open Source
15 10 (23.26%) Continuous Deployment
15 10 (23.26%) Confluence

Deployment Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (23.26%) Confluence
2 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.30%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (9.30%) nginx
3 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) npm
2 4 (9.30%) PaaS
3 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
1 3 (6.98%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.65%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (4.65%) SSH
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) InfiniBand
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) IPv4
3 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) NAS
3 1 (2.33%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) JIRA
2 9 (20.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (18.60%) Bitbucket
4 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
5 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
6 4 (9.30%) Gradle
6 4 (9.30%) gulp
6 4 (9.30%) IBM UrbanCode
6 4 (9.30%) JUnit
6 4 (9.30%) Maven
7 2 (4.65%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
7 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) PowerShell Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Test Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Automation Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) PowerShell Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Subject Matter Expert
6 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) DevOps Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) REST
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) .NET Core
2 2 (4.65%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Derivative
4 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 24 (55.81%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.26%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.65%) CentOS
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.33%) Fedora
6 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.33%) Unix
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (46.51%) Reverse Engineering
3 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
4 18 (41.86%) DevOps
5 14 (32.56%) NsoIT
6 12 (27.91%) Computer Science
7 11 (25.58%) Open Source
8 10 (23.26%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (13.95%) Coaching
9 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.95%) People Management
9 6 (13.95%) Release Automation
9 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
9 6 (13.95%) Virtual Team Management
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) OWASP
11 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) Groovy
4 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.65%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Security Cleared
2 21 (48.84%) SC Cleared
3 18 (41.86%) CCNA
3 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (41.86%) MCSA
3 18 (41.86%) MCSE
3 18 (41.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (41.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (23.26%) OCA
4 10 (23.26%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.60%) Docker
3 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) Cygwin
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (53.49%) PowerCLI
2 18 (41.86%) vCenter Server
3 6 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.95%) Puppet
4 4 (9.30%) Ansible
4 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
5 3 (6.98%) SCCM
6 2 (4.65%) SCOM
7 1 (2.33%) Ganglia
7 1 (2.33%) Nagios
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) VMware
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco
3 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) Oracle
5 9 (20.93%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.65%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Veracode
7 1 (2.33%) Apple
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Intel
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) QNAP
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds