The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 41 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing DevOps 26 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.04% 2.38% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 2.91% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 24
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £309 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
DevOps
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
693 756 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.15% 81.64% 80.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 591 486
Median daily rate £376 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 34
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.55 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DevOps
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DevOps Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 20 (48.78%) Puppet
2 20 (48.78%) Ansible
3 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
5 11 (26.83%) Google
5 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (24.39%) Docker
7 9 (21.95%) MySQL
7 9 (21.95%) Oracle
7 9 (21.95%) Windows
7 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
8 8 (19.51%) PHP
8 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
9 7 (17.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (17.07%) Spring
9 7 (17.07%) LAN
9 7 (17.07%) WAN
9 7 (17.07%) VPN
9 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.07%) Wireless
9 7 (17.07%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (14.63%) Kubernetes
10 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (14.63%) Office 365
10 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X

DevOps
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 6 (14.63%) Apache
1 6 (14.63%) Mule
2 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (14.63%) Office 365
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.44%) GitHub
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) LAN
1 7 (17.07%) VPN
1 7 (17.07%) WAN
1 7 (17.07%) Wireless
2 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (7.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (7.32%) Subversion
4 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.32%) Travis CI
5 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.44%) Hudson
6 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Mockito
6 1 (2.44%) Selenium
6 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (7.32%) Advertising
1 3 (7.32%) Automotive
1 3 (7.32%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (14.63%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (9.76%) Release Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Spring
2 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 3 (7.32%) LAMP
4 2 (4.88%) REST
4 2 (4.88%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) Kafka
5 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.44%) RESTful
5 1 (2.44%) SOAP
5 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (4.88%) Freedom of Information Act
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X
3 6 (14.63%) Unix
4 4 (9.76%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) CentOS
5 2 (4.88%) Mesosphere
6 1 (2.44%) Android
6 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (14.63%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
6 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.32%) Code Coverage
7 3 (7.32%) Open Source
7 3 (7.32%) Process Management
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.88%) High Availability
8 2 (4.88%) Microservices
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.88%) SDLC
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) PHP
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.88%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) Clojure
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) CISSP
2 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Docker
2 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) LXC
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) Ansible
1 20 (48.78%) Puppet
2 10 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (14.63%) Kubernetes
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (14.63%) SCCM
4 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (7.32%) Mesos
6 1 (2.44%) Graylog
6 1 (2.44%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Google
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) Palo Alto
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) NetApp
4 4 (9.76%) Symantec
4 4 (9.76%) Veritas
5 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com