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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 39 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing DevOps 36 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.99% 2.58% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 3.36% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 16
Median daily rate £450 £325 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -24.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £210 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.75 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -
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
733 684 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.17% 76.68% 77.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 534 503
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 20
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +105.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.23 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £85.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 2016.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 33 (53.23%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.10%) Linux
3 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (32.26%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
6 18 (29.03%) .NET
6 18 (29.03%) TDD
6 18 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (29.03%) Ansible
7 17 (27.42%) C#
7 17 (27.42%) Oracle
8 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
8 16 (25.81%) Scrum
8 16 (25.81%) TeamCity
8 16 (25.81%) Microservices
8 16 (25.81%) High Availability
9 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (24.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 15 (24.19%) MVC
9 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET
9 15 (24.19%) Unix
9 15 (24.19%) E-Commerce
10 14 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (22.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
11 13 (20.97%) Docker
11 13 (20.97%) BDD
11 13 (20.97%) Puppet
11 13 (20.97%) Public Cloud

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 14 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (11.29%) Mule
3 6 (9.68%) Apache
3 6 (9.68%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.61%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.61%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 33 (53.23%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (20.97%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (17.74%) GitHub
5 10 (16.13%) Amazon S3
6 6 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (9.68%) Office 365
7 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) LAN
1 7 (11.29%) VPN
1 7 (11.29%) WAN
1 7 (11.29%) Wireless
2 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 13 (20.97%) Hadoop
4 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.68%) MySQL
6 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) DB2
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.61%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) TeamCity
2 14 (22.58%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.84%) Subversion
5 3 (4.84%) Travis CI
6 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.23%) Maven
6 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.61%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.61%) JUnit
7 1 (1.61%) Mockito
7 1 (1.61%) Selenium
7 1 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (4.84%) Advertising
1 3 (4.84%) Automotive
1 3 (4.84%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Developer
1 14 (22.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Administrator
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Unix Administrator
5 7 (11.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.68%) AWS Developer
7 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (6.45%) Python Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (4.84%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) RabbitMQ
2 18 (29.03%) .NET
3 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET
3 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
5 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (16.13%) Ember.js
5 10 (16.13%) Node.js
6 8 (12.90%) Spring
7 7 (11.29%) REST
8 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
9 5 (8.06%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (8.06%) ZeroMQ
10 4 (6.45%) Web Services
11 3 (4.84%) LAMP
12 2 (3.23%) CSS
12 2 (3.23%) Django
12 2 (3.23%) Flask
12 2 (3.23%) HTML
12 2 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Public Cloud
2 10 (16.13%) Blog
2 10 (16.13%) User Experience
3 5 (8.06%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (8.06%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Linux
2 15 (24.19%) Unix
3 11 (17.74%) Solaris
4 9 (14.52%) Windows
5 6 (9.68%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.23%) Mesosphere
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) TDD
3 16 (25.81%) High Availability
3 16 (25.81%) Microservices
3 16 (25.81%) Scrum
4 15 (24.19%) E-Commerce
4 15 (24.19%) MVC
5 13 (20.97%) BDD
6 12 (19.35%) Kanban
7 11 (17.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (16.13%) CQRS
9 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.06%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (8.06%) Data Protection
10 5 (8.06%) Project Management
10 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.45%) Analytics
11 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
2 17 (27.42%) C#
3 11 (17.74%) Ruby
4 10 (16.13%) Scala
5 8 (12.90%) Python
6 6 (9.68%) PHP
7 5 (8.06%) SQL
8 4 (6.45%) Java
9 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) Go
10 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (8.06%) CISSP
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Docker
2 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) LXC
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (29.03%) Ansible
1 18 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (20.97%) Puppet
3 11 (17.74%) NetBackup
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (9.68%) Kubernetes
4 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (9.68%) SCCM
5 2 (3.23%) Mesos
6 1 (1.61%) Graylog
6 1 (1.61%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Oracle
2 11 (17.74%) Google
2 11 (17.74%) NetApp
2 11 (17.74%) Veritas
3 10 (16.13%) Symantec
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.06%) Palo Alto
5 4 (6.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.61%) VMware