Period
to 21 November 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 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 147 160
Rank change year-on-year +16 +13 -18
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 66 39 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.33% 0.88% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.03% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.68% +17.87%
10th Percentile £319 £385 £305
90th Percentile £500 £543 £432
England median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £47.83 -

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 4,308 3,789 4,614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.75% 85.22% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,912 2,519 2,993
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 102 135
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.48% +3.39% +1.72%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.82 £10.85
90th Percentile £43.25 £40.00 £40.30
England median hourly rate £22.20 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.17% +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 21 November 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 21 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
West Yorkshire +10 49 £450 +5.88% 11
South Yorkshire +10 17 £400 -25.23% 3
Deployment Automation
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 34 (51.52%) DevOps
2 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (39.39%) Jenkins
4 25 (37.88%) Git (software)
5 23 (34.85%) Docker
5 23 (34.85%) Python
6 22 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (31.82%) Test Automation
7 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (30.30%) Linux
8 20 (30.30%) Java
9 18 (27.27%) Bash Shell
9 18 (27.27%) Ansible
10 17 (25.76%) BDD
11 16 (24.24%) SQL
12 15 (22.73%) TDD
12 15 (22.73%) Puppet
12 15 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (22.73%) Microservices
13 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (19.70%) SOA
13 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
14 12 (18.18%) REST
15 11 (16.67%) JIRA
15 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
16 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
16 10 (15.15%) N-Tier
16 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
16 10 (15.15%) Windows

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 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (9.09%) Confluence
2 6 (9.09%) nginx
3 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.58%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.06%) CloudStack
4 4 (6.06%) JBoss
4 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.03%) Apache
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.12%) GitHub
4 7 (10.61%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (9.09%) Serverless
6 5 (7.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (7.58%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
7 3 (4.55%) Office 365
8 2 (3.03%) Route 53
9 1 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.52%) IaaS
9 1 (1.52%) npm
9 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Firewall
2 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 4 (6.06%) SAN
2 4 (6.06%) SSH
3 3 (4.55%) SSL
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.03%) DNS
4 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) IPsec
4 2 (3.03%) Kerberos
4 2 (3.03%) MPLS
4 2 (3.03%) SMS
4 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (1.52%) AMQP
5 1 (1.52%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.58%) Redis
4 4 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (6.06%) Riak
5 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.55%) CouchDB
5 3 (4.55%) GIS
5 3 (4.55%) MySQL
6 2 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.52%) Big Data
7 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Jenkins
2 25 (37.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (16.67%) JIRA
4 9 (13.64%) Selenium
5 7 (10.61%) JMeter
6 5 (7.58%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.58%) Subversion
7 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.06%) git-flow
7 4 (6.06%) Maven
8 3 (4.55%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.03%) Gatling
9 2 (3.03%) NeoLoad
9 2 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.52%) Babel
10 1 (1.52%) GitLab
10 1 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Platform Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.06%) AWS Developer
6 4 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Head of Development
7 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Mobile Architect
7 3 (4.55%) NetBackup Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Performance Test Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) REST
2 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) OAuth
3 6 (9.09%) HTML
3 6 (9.09%) JSON
3 6 (9.09%) SOAP
3 6 (9.09%) Spring
3 6 (9.09%) XML
4 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
4 5 (7.58%) CSS
4 5 (7.58%) J2EE
4 5 (7.58%) jQuery
4 5 (7.58%) OpenID
4 5 (7.58%) PySpark
4 5 (7.58%) RESTful
4 5 (7.58%) Spring Boot
5 4 (6.06%) HTML5
5 4 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (4.55%) CSS3
6 3 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) N-Tier
2 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.58%) IVR
3 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.06%) PKI
5 3 (4.55%) NHS
5 3 (4.55%) Replication
6 2 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.52%) EPoS
7 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Windows
3 5 (7.58%) Unix
4 3 (4.55%) CentOS
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.03%) Solaris
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.52%) HPUX
6 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) DevOps
2 32 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (31.82%) Test Automation
4 17 (25.76%) BDD
5 15 (22.73%) Microservices
5 15 (22.73%) TDD
6 13 (19.70%) SOA
7 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 10 (15.15%) SDLC
8 10 (15.15%) Software Architecture
8 10 (15.15%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (15.15%) Test Strategy
9 8 (12.12%) Migration
10 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.09%) MVC
11 6 (9.09%) Open Source
12 5 (7.58%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (7.58%) Performance Testing
12 5 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) Python
2 20 (30.30%) Java
3 18 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 16 (24.24%) SQL
5 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
6 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.12%) Ruby
8 6 (9.09%) C#
9 5 (7.58%) PHP
10 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.03%) Perl
12 1 (1.52%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) CCNA
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.52%) MCSA
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) VCP5
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 23 (34.85%) Docker
2 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.06%) vSphere
3 4 (6.06%) Xen
3 4 (6.06%) XenServer
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (27.27%) Ansible
2 15 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (22.73%) Puppet
3 9 (13.64%) Terraform
4 4 (6.06%) Cobbler
4 4 (6.06%) Salt
4 4 (6.06%) SCCM
5 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.55%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.03%) Packer
7 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.52%) Rancher
7 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.58%) Perfecto Mobile
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) Cisco
5 3 (4.55%) Veritas
6 2 (3.03%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.03%) IBM
6 2 (3.03%) Splunk
6 2 (3.03%) Sun
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) EMC
7 1 (1.52%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.52%) F5
7 1 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) Informatica
7 1 (1.52%) NetApp
7 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.52%) Veeam