The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 18 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.79% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DevOps Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
942 562 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.64% 91.38% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 378 494
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 63
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Bristol region.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) DevOps
2 35 (97.22%) Puppet
2 35 (97.22%) Linux
3 33 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (88.89%) Red Hat
5 31 (86.11%) Ruby
6 30 (83.33%) Bash Shell
7 29 (80.56%) Opscode Chef
7 29 (80.56%) LAMP
7 29 (80.56%) VMware
7 29 (80.56%) Ubuntu
7 29 (80.56%) Perl
7 29 (80.56%) PHP
8 27 (75.00%) Firewall
8 27 (75.00%) CentOS
9 26 (72.22%) XenServer
10 23 (63.89%) Salt
10 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (58.33%) Apache
11 21 (58.33%) Jenkins
12 20 (55.56%) Samba
12 20 (55.56%) Debian
13 18 (50.00%) Java
13 18 (50.00%) Citrix
14 17 (47.22%) LDAP
14 17 (47.22%) LAN
14 17 (47.22%) WAN
14 17 (47.22%) Hudson
15 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (44.44%) VPN

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (58.33%) Apache
2 9 (25.00%) nginx
3 7 (19.44%) Confluence
4 6 (16.67%) MediaWiki
5 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) Firewall
2 17 (47.22%) LDAP
2 17 (47.22%) LAN
2 17 (47.22%) WAN
3 16 (44.44%) VPN
4 6 (16.67%) IPv6
4 6 (16.67%) OSPF
4 6 (16.67%) BGP
4 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 6 (16.67%) IPsec
4 6 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
1 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 17 (47.22%) Hudson
3 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (25.00%) Subversion
5 8 (22.22%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.78%) RSpec
General
1 1 (2.78%) Electronics
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Wiki
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) DTV
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 29 (80.56%) Ubuntu
3 27 (75.00%) CentOS
4 20 (55.56%) Debian
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Fedora
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX
7 1 (2.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) DevOps
2 33 (91.67%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (33.33%) Build Automation
5 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) Kanban
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) Ruby
2 30 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 29 (80.56%) Perl
3 29 (80.56%) PHP
4 18 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) CCNA
1 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) XenServer
2 20 (55.56%) Samba
3 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (22.22%) Postfix
5 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (97.22%) Puppet
2 29 (80.56%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (63.89%) Salt
4 7 (19.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 29 (80.56%) VMware
3 18 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Rackspace