The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 19 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing DevOps 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.63% 0.99% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.15% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £840 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £428 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
DevOps
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 87 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.18% 86.14% 83.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 64 108
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

DevOps
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

DevOps Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps.

1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
5 3 (30.00%) Wiki
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data
5 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Server Building
6 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
6 2 (20.00%) Confluence
6 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (20.00%) Scala

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) IPv6
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Hudson
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Scala Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Spotfire Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Akka
1 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Wiki
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Debian
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Server Building
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Database Theory
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
1 1 (10.00%) iptables
1 1 (10.00%) Postfix
1 1 (10.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) Solace
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO