Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 148 187
Rank change year-on-year +26 +39 -37
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 72 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.43% 0.86% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.01% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 17
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +16.13% +19.23%
10th Percentile £338 £382 £317
90th Percentile £513 £578 £474
England median daily rate £520 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £72.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +61.11% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,376 3,575 4,940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.17% 85.28% 86.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,947 2,353 3,326
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £270
90th Percentile £550 £545 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 91 112
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.46 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.92% -2.07% +4.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.88 £10.23
90th Percentile £41.76 £35.00 £42.23
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.14 £23.00
% change year-on-year -9.25% +0.61% +4.55%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in Yorkshire

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Automation in Yorkshire

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Automation in Yorkshire

Deployment Automation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Automation in Yorkshire

Deployment Automation
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire -4 53 £450 - 8
South Yorkshire +15 18 £413 -22.90% 1
North Yorkshire -1 1 £350 - 1
Deployment Automation
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 34 (47.22%) Python
2 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (44.44%) Linux
3 32 (44.44%) Docker
4 28 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (36.11%) DevOps
6 24 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 24 (33.33%) TDD
7 23 (31.94%) Puppet
8 22 (30.56%) Java
9 21 (29.17%) Ansible
10 20 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (25.00%) REST
11 18 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 18 (25.00%) SOA
12 17 (23.61%) Configuration Management
13 15 (20.83%) Shell Script
14 14 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (18.06%) Test Automation
15 13 (18.06%) PySpark
16 12 (16.67%) Web Services
17 11 (15.28%) BPSS Clearance
18 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
18 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (13.89%) Software Architecture
18 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
19 9 (12.50%) Test Strategy
19 9 (12.50%) JIRA

Deployment Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (9.72%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 6 (8.33%) Confluence
3 5 (6.94%) nginx
4 4 (5.56%) Apache
4 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.17%) CloudStack
5 3 (4.17%) JBoss
5 3 (4.17%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
2 9 (12.50%) Serverless
3 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (6.94%) GitHub
5 4 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (5.56%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.17%) CloudFront
7 2 (2.78%) npm
8 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) HTTP
2 7 (9.72%) Kerberos
3 5 (6.94%) SMS
4 4 (5.56%) Firewall
4 4 (5.56%) SSH
5 3 (4.17%) SSL
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.78%) Internet
6 2 (2.78%) IPsec
6 2 (2.78%) MPLS
6 2 (2.78%) SAN
6 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (1.39%) AMQP
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
1 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (8.33%) MySQL
4 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.56%) Redis
5 4 (5.56%) Riak
6 3 (4.17%) Big Data
6 3 (4.17%) CouchDB
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) GIS
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 24 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (12.50%) JIRA
4 7 (9.72%) JMeter
4 7 (9.72%) Selenium
5 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.94%) Subversion
6 4 (5.56%) Bitbucket
6 4 (5.56%) git-flow
7 3 (4.17%) Mercurial
7 3 (4.17%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.78%) Babel
8 2 (2.78%) Gatling
8 2 (2.78%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.78%) Maven
8 2 (2.78%) NeoLoad
8 2 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.78%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 4 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (22.22%) Python Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Test Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) AWS Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Test Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) PHP Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) REST
2 13 (18.06%) PySpark
3 12 (16.67%) Web Services
4 7 (9.72%) JSON
4 7 (9.72%) LDAP
4 7 (9.72%) Middleware
4 7 (9.72%) SAML
5 6 (8.33%) SOAP
5 6 (8.33%) XML
6 5 (6.94%) Serverless Framework
7 4 (5.56%) .NET
7 4 (5.56%) jQuery
7 4 (5.56%) OAuth
7 4 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.17%) HTML
8 3 (4.17%) LAMP
8 3 (4.17%) React
8 3 (4.17%) RESTful
8 3 (4.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 8 (11.11%) Replication
3 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.56%) NHS
4 4 (5.56%) PKI
5 3 (4.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) EPoS
6 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (44.44%) Linux
2 14 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (11.11%) Solaris
4 5 (6.94%) Windows
5 3 (4.17%) Unix
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.39%) HPUX
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (36.11%) DevOps
3 24 (33.33%) TDD
4 18 (25.00%) SOA
5 17 (23.61%) Configuration Management
6 13 (18.06%) Test Automation
7 10 (13.89%) Software Architecture
8 9 (12.50%) SDLC
8 9 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.72%) BDD
10 7 (9.72%) Identity Management
10 7 (9.72%) Microservices
10 7 (9.72%) Migration
10 7 (9.72%) PLM
11 6 (8.33%) Integration Testing
12 5 (6.94%) Performance Testing
12 5 (6.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) Python
2 22 (30.56%) Java
3 18 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (20.83%) Shell Script
5 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.50%) PHP
6 9 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (5.56%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) C#
9 1 (1.39%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) CCNA
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCSA
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) VCP5
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) PMO
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 32 (44.44%) Docker
2 3 (4.17%) vSphere
2 3 (4.17%) Xen
2 3 (4.17%) XenServer
3 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (31.94%) Puppet
2 21 (29.17%) Ansible
3 20 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (12.50%) Terraform
5 6 (8.33%) Salt
6 5 (6.94%) Rancher
7 3 (4.17%) Cobbler
8 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
8 2 (2.78%) SCCM
9 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
9 1 (1.39%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle
2 7 (9.72%) ForgeRock
2 7 (9.72%) Sun
3 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.94%) Splunk
5 2 (2.78%) Cisco
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.39%) Veeam