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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 55 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 20 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.25% 1.40% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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
826 800 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.81% 93.02% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 551 360
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 £270 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 43
Average hourly rate £15.13 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £30.60 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 2015.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) DevOps
2 36 (94.74%) Linux
3 34 (89.47%) Puppet
4 31 (81.58%) Jenkins
5 28 (73.68%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (55.26%) Hudson
6 21 (55.26%) Red Hat
6 21 (55.26%) Firewall
7 20 (52.63%) VMware
7 20 (52.63%) CentOS
8 19 (50.00%) Ruby
8 19 (50.00%) PHP
9 18 (47.37%) Bash Shell
10 17 (44.74%) Perl
10 17 (44.74%) Apache
10 17 (44.74%) Windows
10 17 (44.74%) Configuration Management
11 16 (42.11%) Samba
11 16 (42.11%) Ubuntu
11 16 (42.11%) LAN
11 16 (42.11%) WAN
11 16 (42.11%) Ansible
11 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
12 15 (39.47%) Salt
13 14 (36.84%) XenServer
13 14 (36.84%) Citrix
14 13 (34.21%) LDAP
14 13 (34.21%) Java
14 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 17 (44.74%) Apache
2 13 (34.21%) nginx
3 10 (26.32%) Confluence
3 10 (26.32%) MediaWiki
4 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.63%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Route 53
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) LAN
2 16 (42.11%) WAN
3 13 (34.21%) LDAP
4 10 (26.32%) VPN
5 6 (15.79%) IPv6
5 6 (15.79%) Network Security
5 6 (15.79%) IPsec
5 6 (15.79%) OSPF
5 6 (15.79%) BGP
5 6 (15.79%) EIGRP
6 5 (13.16%) Internet
7 4 (10.53%) SSL
7 4 (10.53%) IPv4
7 4 (10.53%) HTTP
8 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) MySQL
2 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (81.58%) Jenkins
2 21 (55.26%) Hudson
3 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 10 (26.32%) Subversion
4 10 (26.32%) JIRA
5 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) LAMP
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.63%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Wiki
2 5 (13.16%) Open Source
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) CentOS
3 17 (44.74%) Windows
4 16 (42.11%) Ubuntu
5 13 (34.21%) Debian
5 13 (34.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (21.05%) UNIX
8 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.26%) Fedora
10 1 (2.63%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (44.74%) Configuration Management
4 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Build Automation
6 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.79%) Database Theory
7 6 (15.79%) Relational Database Theory
8 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.26%) Kanban
9 2 (5.26%) ERP
10 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.63%) SOA
10 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) PHP
1 19 (50.00%) Ruby
2 18 (47.37%) Bash Shell
3 17 (44.74%) Perl
4 13 (34.21%) Java
5 10 (26.32%) Python
6 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) PHP5
7 1 (2.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) CCNA
1 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Samba
2 14 (36.84%) XenServer
3 13 (34.21%) Postfix
4 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (26.32%) iptables
6 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 34 (89.47%) Puppet
2 28 (73.68%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (42.11%) Ansible
4 15 (39.47%) Salt
5 10 (26.32%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Red Hat
2 20 (52.63%) VMware
3 14 (36.84%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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