Period
to 22 July 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 22 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 142 194
Rank change year-on-year +6 +52 -54
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 73 46 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.47% 1.09% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.28% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 29 18
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £535 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.63% +52.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £325 £381 £319
90th Percentile £488 £604 £479
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £53.75 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +182.89% - -

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 4,327 3,590 4,961
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.06% 84.69% 85.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,899 2,338 3,362
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £277 £264 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 91 106
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% -6.90% -6.12%
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.88 £10.20
90th Percentile £42.43 £35.00 £41.88
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.49 £23.75
% change year-on-year -8.11% +3.09% +12.71%

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 22 July 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 22 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
West Yorkshire +9 63 £450 -15.89% 29
South Yorkshire 0 9 £390 -27.10% 4
North Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 5
Deployment Automation
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 44 (60.27%) Python
2 42 (57.53%) Linux
3 37 (50.68%) Puppet
4 36 (49.32%) Docker
5 33 (45.21%) Ansible
5 33 (45.21%) DevOps
6 32 (43.84%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (36.99%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (35.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (34.25%) Bash Shell
11 23 (31.51%) Shell Script
11 23 (31.51%) TDD
11 23 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
13 14 (19.18%) Web Services
13 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
13 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
14 13 (17.81%) PySpark
15 12 (16.44%) REST
15 12 (16.44%) SOA
15 12 (16.44%) PHP
15 12 (16.44%) Java
16 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
16 11 (15.07%) MongoDB
16 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
16 11 (15.07%) BPSS Clearance
17 10 (13.70%) Apache Spark
17 10 (13.70%) Big Data
17 10 (13.70%) Solaris

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 10 (13.70%) Apache Spark
2 8 (10.96%) Apache
3 7 (9.59%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.85%) nginx
5 3 (4.11%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.74%) Confluence
6 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.37%) CMS
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.37%) Moodle
7 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.99%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (8.22%) CloudFront
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.48%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.48%) Serverless
4 2 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.74%) npm
5 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
1 7 (9.59%) Kerberos
2 5 (6.85%) SMS
3 4 (5.48%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.74%) Internet
4 2 (2.74%) IPsec
4 2 (2.74%) LAN
4 2 (2.74%) MPLS
4 2 (2.74%) NAS
4 2 (2.74%) VPN
4 2 (2.74%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (1.37%) Firewall
5 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.70%) Big Data
3 9 (12.33%) MySQL
4 7 (9.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (5.48%) Apache Hive
6 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.11%) CouchDB
7 3 (4.11%) GIS
7 3 (4.11%) HBase
7 3 (4.11%) Redis
7 3 (4.11%) Riak
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.11%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.11%) PHPUnit
3 3 (4.11%) Subversion
4 2 (2.74%) Babel
4 2 (2.74%) JMeter
4 2 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.74%) webpack
5 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (6.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Games
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Developer
2 23 (31.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) Python Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Big Data Developer
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) AWS Developer
7 4 (5.48%) PHP Software Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (4.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) LDAP Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Administrator
9 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) Web Services
2 13 (17.81%) PySpark
3 12 (16.44%) REST
4 7 (9.59%) jQuery
4 7 (9.59%) LDAP
4 7 (9.59%) Middleware
4 7 (9.59%) SAML
5 6 (8.22%) RESTful
6 4 (5.48%) Serverless Framework
7 3 (4.11%) JSON
7 3 (4.11%) LAMP
7 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (4.11%) React
7 3 (4.11%) Symfony
8 2 (2.74%) Ajax
8 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.74%) Django
8 2 (2.74%) Node.js
8 2 (2.74%) SOAP
8 2 (2.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Replication
2 6 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.85%) NHS
4 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.37%) EPoS
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 42 (57.53%) Linux
2 26 (35.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (13.70%) Solaris
4 3 (4.11%) HPUX
4 3 (4.11%) Unix
5 2 (2.74%) AIX
5 2 (2.74%) Debian
5 2 (2.74%) Windows
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) DevOps
2 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.51%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (31.51%) TDD
4 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.44%) SOA
6 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.33%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.59%) Identity Management
8 7 (9.59%) PLM
9 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.22%) Scrum
9 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.48%) ITIL
11 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.11%) Integration Testing
11 3 (4.11%) Machine Learning
11 3 (4.11%) Migration
11 3 (4.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) Python
2 25 (34.25%) Bash Shell
3 23 (31.51%) Shell Script
4 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (16.44%) Java
5 12 (16.44%) PHP
6 5 (6.85%) SQL
7 3 (4.11%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) C#
8 1 (1.37%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.37%) CCNA
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.37%) MCSA
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) VCP5
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 36 (49.32%) Docker
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (50.68%) Puppet
2 33 (45.21%) Ansible
3 32 (43.84%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (8.22%) Salt
4 6 (8.22%) Terraform
5 4 (5.48%) Rancher
6 2 (2.74%) Cobbler
6 2 (2.74%) SCCM
7 1 (1.37%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.37%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle
2 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
2 8 (10.96%) Splunk
3 7 (9.59%) ForgeRock
3 7 (9.59%) Sun
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Google
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
6 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.37%) Veeam