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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
South West / Bristol
Rank 45 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Contract jobs citing DevOps 21 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.87% 1.14% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 1.37% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 21
Median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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
601 657 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.22% 83.48% 76.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 505 500
Median daily rate £397 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.73% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (43.75%) NoSQL
3 21 (43.75%) .NET
4 20 (41.67%) Python
5 19 (39.58%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (37.50%) Scrum
6 18 (37.50%) TDD
7 17 (35.42%) Kanban
7 17 (35.42%) E-Commerce
8 16 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
8 16 (33.33%) Scala
9 15 (31.25%) Hadoop
9 15 (31.25%) High Availability
9 15 (31.25%) Ruby
9 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
10 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (29.17%) BDD
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (29.17%) Linux
10 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
10 14 (29.17%) C#
11 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
11 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
11 13 (27.08%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (25.00%) MVC
12 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (22.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (22.92%) GitHub

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 19 (39.58%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 6 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (22.92%) GitHub
4 10 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (14.58%) Amazon S3
6 6 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (8.33%) IaaS
8 1 (2.08%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
1 3 (6.25%) LAN
1 3 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 15 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
4 12 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (14.58%) Big Data
6 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Octopus Deploy
1 10 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Python Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Python Developer
8 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 15 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
5 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (20.83%) Ember.js
6 10 (20.83%) Node.js
7 9 (18.75%) REST
8 8 (16.67%) Web Services
9 6 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (12.50%) ZeroMQ
10 3 (6.25%) Django
10 3 (6.25%) Flask
10 3 (6.25%) HTML
11 2 (4.17%) CSS
11 2 (4.17%) Dropwizard
11 2 (4.17%) JAX-RS
11 2 (4.17%) JSON
11 2 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) User Experience
2 10 (20.83%) Blog
2 10 (20.83%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Unix
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (6.25%) Solaris
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Scrum
2 18 (37.50%) TDD
3 17 (35.42%) E-Commerce
3 17 (35.42%) Kanban
4 15 (31.25%) High Availability
5 14 (29.17%) BDD
5 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (25.00%) MVC
7 11 (22.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (22.92%) Microservices
8 10 (20.83%) CQRS
9 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 6 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 5 (10.42%) Analytics
11 5 (10.42%) Machine Learning
12 4 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
13 3 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) Python
2 16 (33.33%) Scala
3 15 (31.25%) Ruby
4 14 (29.17%) C#
4 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.42%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.25%) SQL
7 2 (4.17%) Clojure
7 2 (4.17%) Go
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.08%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Docker
2 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (16.67%) Ansible
3 4 (8.33%) Puppet
4 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) NetApp
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Symantec
2 3 (6.25%) Veritas
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) SaltStack