Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure as Code over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 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.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 144 178
Rank change year-on-year +75 +34 +8
Contract jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 43 41 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.51% 0.95% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 1.10% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 23
Median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £419 £413 £393
90th Percentile £713 £750 £548
England median daily rate £550 £550 £530
% change year-on-year - +3.77% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £67.50 -
% change year-on-year -48.15% - -

Infrastructure as Code 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 1,439 3,711 4,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.86% 85.65% 87.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 2,465 2,947
Median daily rate £450 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
England median daily rate £482 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.42% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 145 126
Median hourly rate £18.85 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -18.75% +53.85%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.26 £11.17
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £42.44
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.91 £22.00
% change year-on-year +30.47% +13.23% -12.00%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Infrastructure as Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in Yorkshire

Infrastructure as Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure as Code in Yorkshire

Infrastructure as Code
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Infrastructure as Code in Yorkshire

Infrastructure as Code
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 Infrastructure as Code within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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 +66 28 £625 +8.70% 9
South Yorkshire +42 8 £488 +2.63% 1
North Yorkshire +2 3 £409 -
Infrastructure as Code
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 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 Infrastructure as Code.

1 37 (86.05%) AWS
2 31 (72.09%) Git (software)
3 30 (69.77%) Terraform
4 29 (67.44%) DevOps
5 25 (58.14%) GitHub
6 24 (55.81%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (55.81%) Python
7 23 (53.49%) GitLab
8 22 (51.16%) Identity Access Management
8 22 (51.16%) Java
9 21 (48.84%) Bitbucket
10 20 (46.51%) Node.js
10 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
10 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (41.86%) Amazon EC2
11 18 (41.86%) Amazon S3
11 18 (41.86%) Docker
11 18 (41.86%) Go
11 18 (41.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 17 (39.53%) Continuous Deployment
13 15 (34.88%) Ansible
14 14 (32.56%) MapReduce
14 14 (32.56%) Amazon EMR
14 14 (32.56%) BDD
14 14 (32.56%) TDD
14 14 (32.56%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (32.56%) Serverless
14 14 (32.56%) Amazon Cognito
15 13 (30.23%) DV Cleared
16 12 (27.91%) Puppet

Infrastructure as Code
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 6 (13.95%) Confluence
2 5 (11.63%) Anypoint
2 5 (11.63%) Mule
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 37 (86.05%) AWS
2 25 (58.14%) GitHub
3 18 (41.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 18 (41.86%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (41.86%) Amazon S3
4 14 (32.56%) Amazon Cognito
4 14 (32.56%) Amazon EMR
4 14 (32.56%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (32.56%) Serverless
5 12 (27.91%) Azure
6 8 (18.60%) GCP
7 7 (16.28%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (2.33%) IaaS
9 1 (2.33%) Office 365
9 1 (2.33%) PaaS
9 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) SAN
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) Big Data
2 5 (11.63%) Electronic Patient Records
3 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (72.09%) Git (software)
2 23 (53.49%) GitLab
3 21 (48.84%) Bitbucket
4 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
5 4 (9.30%) CircleCI
5 4 (9.30%) Snyk
6 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket Server
7 1 (2.33%) GoCD
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.93%) Public Sector
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Architect
4 4 (9.30%) AWS Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Technical Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Web Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (6.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Azure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) Node.js
2 11 (25.58%) Kafka
3 6 (13.95%) RAML
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) DevOps
2 24 (55.81%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (51.16%) Identity Access Management
4 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (39.53%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (32.56%) BDD
6 14 (32.56%) MapReduce
6 14 (32.56%) TDD
7 12 (27.91%) Data Ingestion
8 11 (25.58%) Data Science
8 11 (25.58%) Project Planning
8 11 (25.58%) Security Architecture
9 10 (23.26%) Architectural Design
9 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
10 8 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (18.60%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 8 (18.60%) Software Engineering
11 7 (16.28%) API Development
11 7 (16.28%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Python
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 18 (41.86%) Go
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.23%) DV Cleared
3 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) AWS Certification
4 4 (9.30%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (9.30%) CISM
4 4 (9.30%) CISSP
4 4 (9.30%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) GDPR
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 30 (69.77%) Terraform
2 15 (34.88%) Ansible
3 12 (27.91%) Puppet
4 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (13.95%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Google
2 7 (16.28%) MuleSoft
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 6 (13.95%) EMC
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) McAfee
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) VMware