The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 139 183 192
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +9
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 57 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.07% 0.52% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.56% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 26 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4983 5903 5647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.33% 92.95% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3786 4229 4190
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 90 112
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 109 (100.00%) DevOps
2 77 (70.64%) Puppet
3 75 (68.81%) Linux
4 65 (59.63%) Opscode Chef
5 61 (55.96%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (47.71%) Configuration Management
7 50 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (41.28%) Jenkins
9 44 (40.37%) Java
10 43 (39.45%) Ruby
11 42 (38.53%) Python
12 27 (24.77%) MongoDB
13 26 (23.85%) TeamCity
13 26 (23.85%) Git (software)
13 26 (23.85%) Open Source
14 25 (22.94%) Continuous Delivery
15 24 (22.02%) Bash Shell
15 24 (22.02%) UNIX
15 24 (22.02%) MySQL
16 23 (21.10%) Perl
16 23 (21.10%) NoSQL
17 20 (18.35%) Windows
18 19 (17.43%) Maven
18 19 (17.43%) Amazon AWS
19 18 (16.51%) Subversion
20 17 (15.60%) Ansible
21 13 (11.93%) CentOS
22 12 (11.01%) Ubuntu
22 12 (11.01%) OO
23 11 (10.09%) Red Hat

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.26%) Apache
1 9 (8.26%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.34%) OpenStack
2 8 (7.34%) nginx
3 4 (3.67%) IIS
4 2 (1.83%) Node.js
4 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.92%) Jetty
5 1 (0.92%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.09%) PaaS
3 9 (8.26%) IaaS
4 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (7.34%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.67%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (2.75%) SaaS
7 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.83%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.92%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.92%) Route 53
8 1 (0.92%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) SSL
1 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.50%) DNS
2 6 (5.50%) HTTP
2 6 (5.50%) Firewall
3 5 (4.59%) DHCP
4 4 (3.67%) IPsec
5 3 (2.75%) FTP
6 1 (0.92%) IPv6
6 1 (0.92%) VPN
6 1 (0.92%) SNMP
6 1 (0.92%) Network Security
6 1 (0.92%) IMAP
6 1 (0.92%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.92%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.77%) MongoDB
2 24 (22.02%) MySQL
3 23 (21.10%) NoSQL
4 11 (10.09%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.17%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.59%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.75%) Redis
9 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.83%) DB2
10 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.92%) HBase
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 45 (41.28%) Jenkins
2 26 (23.85%) TeamCity
2 26 (23.85%) Git (software)
3 19 (17.43%) Maven
4 18 (16.51%) Subversion
5 10 (9.17%) Ant
6 8 (7.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (6.42%) Mercurial
7 7 (6.42%) Gerrit
8 6 (5.50%) Hudson
9 4 (3.67%) JIRA
10 2 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.83%) Gradle
10 2 (1.83%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.83%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.92%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.92%) AnthillPro
11 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.92%) RSpec
11 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (8.26%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Publishing
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Legal
4 3 (2.75%) Retail
5 2 (1.83%) Advertising
5 2 (1.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) Web Services
2 9 (8.26%) .NET
3 5 (4.59%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (3.67%) LAMP
5 2 (1.83%) MCollective
5 2 (1.83%) Play Framework
5 2 (1.83%) RESTful
5 2 (1.83%) Django
5 2 (1.83%) HTML
5 2 (1.83%) JSP
5 2 (1.83%) XML
6 1 (0.92%) Middleware
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.92%) Java EE
6 1 (0.92%) JSON
6 1 (0.92%) beanstalkd
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.85%) Open Source
2 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.83%) Replication
3 2 (1.83%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.83%) Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (68.81%) Linux
2 24 (22.02%) UNIX
3 20 (18.35%) Windows
4 13 (11.93%) CentOS
5 12 (11.01%) Ubuntu
6 9 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.34%) Debian
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.83%) AIX
8 2 (1.83%) VMS
9 1 (0.92%) Android
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) DevOps
2 61 (55.96%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (47.71%) Configuration Management
4 50 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (22.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (11.01%) OO
7 11 (10.09%) Scrum
7 11 (10.09%) Microservices
8 9 (8.26%) Load Balancing
9 8 (7.34%) Kanban
9 8 (7.34%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.50%) Automated Testing
12 5 (4.59%) OOP
13 4 (3.67%) Build Automation
13 4 (3.67%) Release Management
14 3 (2.75%) B2C
14 3 (2.75%) TDD
15 2 (1.83%) Performance Analysis
15 2 (1.83%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.37%) Java
2 43 (39.45%) Ruby
3 42 (38.53%) Python
4 24 (22.02%) Bash Shell
5 23 (21.10%) Perl
6 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
6 10 (9.17%) SQL
7 9 (8.26%) PHP
8 8 (7.34%) Shell Script
9 6 (5.50%) C#
10 4 (3.67%) Groovy
10 4 (3.67%) C
10 4 (3.67%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.83%) Golang
11 2 (1.83%) Scala
11 2 (1.83%) C++
12 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.92%) Korn
12 1 (0.92%) Clojure
12 1 (0.92%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (9.17%) Docker
2 7 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.67%) vCloud
4 3 (2.75%) vSphere
4 3 (2.75%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.83%) KVM
5 2 (1.83%) Varnish
5 2 (1.83%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.92%) NFS
6 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.92%) Xen
6 1 (0.92%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.92%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.92%) GFS2
6 1 (0.92%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 77 (70.64%) Puppet
2 65 (59.63%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (15.60%) Ansible
4 11 (10.09%) Salt
5 10 (9.17%) Nagios
6 9 (8.26%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.75%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.83%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (1.83%) Kibana
8 2 (1.83%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.83%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.92%) MOM
9 1 (0.92%) Cacti
9 1 (0.92%) Mesos
9 1 (0.92%) SELinux
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Red Hat
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle
2 9 (8.26%) VMware
3 7 (6.42%) DigitalOcean
4 4 (3.67%) SaltStack
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.75%) Perforce
5 3 (2.75%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.75%) New Relic
6 2 (1.83%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe
6 2 (1.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.92%) Remedy
7 1 (0.92%) ATG
7 1 (0.92%) Google
7 1 (0.92%) Percona
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