The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 62 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 7 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.80% 2.14% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 2.25% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 13
Median daily rate £438 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 - £42.50
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
839 843 854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.22% 94.83% 93.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 596 580
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 34 43
Median hourly rate £20.39 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.87 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £95.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (80.00%) Puppet
2 8 (80.00%) Ansible
3 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Release Management
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) PHP
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
6 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) CentOS
7 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Retail

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) Kafka
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Clojure
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Ansible
1 8 (80.00%) Puppet
2 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) VMware