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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 167 205 227
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +22
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 36 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.28% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.30% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £330 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DevOps Engineer
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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
5448 6621 7375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.25% 92.47% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3984 4809 5300
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 140 179
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £34.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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 68 (100.00%) DevOps
2 50 (73.53%) Linux
3 43 (63.24%) Puppet
4 32 (47.06%) Java
5 30 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (42.65%) Ruby
6 29 (42.65%) Opscode Chef
7 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (29.41%) Python
9 18 (26.47%) UNIX
9 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
10 16 (23.53%) Bash Shell
11 15 (22.06%) Windows
12 14 (20.59%) Perl
12 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
12 14 (20.59%) Scrum
12 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
13 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (19.12%) Maven
13 13 (19.12%) Finance
14 11 (16.18%) Web Services
14 11 (16.18%) VMware
15 10 (14.71%) Apache
15 10 (14.71%) PHP
15 10 (14.71%) TeamCity
16 9 (13.24%) Oracle
16 9 (13.24%) Nagios
16 9 (13.24%) Subversion
17 8 (11.76%) nginx
17 8 (11.76%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 10 (14.71%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) nginx
3 7 (10.29%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.41%) Confluence
6 2 (2.94%) Node.js
6 2 (2.94%) CloudStack
6 2 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.94%) IIS
6 2 (2.94%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.47%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.47%) WordPress
7 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.29%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (8.82%) SaaS
4 3 (4.41%) PaaS
4 3 (4.41%) IaaS
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.47%) ElastiCache
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (2.94%) SSL
2 2 (2.94%) LDAP
2 2 (2.94%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.94%) DB2
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) Redis
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 13 (19.12%) Maven
4 10 (14.71%) TeamCity
5 9 (13.24%) Subversion
6 8 (11.76%) JIRA
7 6 (8.82%) Ant
7 6 (8.82%) Gerrit
8 2 (2.94%) NuGet
8 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.94%) RSpec
8 2 (2.94%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.47%) Selenium
9 1 (1.47%) AnthillPro
9 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.47%) FishEye
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Advertising
4 3 (4.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.94%) Front Office
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) Web Services
2 7 (10.29%) LAMP
3 6 (8.82%) MCollective
4 5 (7.35%) Middleware
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (4.41%) RESTful
6 2 (2.94%) jQuery
6 2 (2.94%) HTML
6 2 (2.94%) .NET
6 2 (2.94%) J2EE
6 2 (2.94%) JSP
7 1 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.47%) Spring
7 1 (1.47%) Java EE
7 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Open Source
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (73.53%) Linux
2 18 (26.47%) UNIX
3 15 (22.06%) Windows
4 7 (10.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.82%) Ubuntu
5 6 (8.82%) CentOS
6 4 (5.88%) SELinux
6 4 (5.88%) AIX
7 3 (4.41%) VMS
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.47%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) DevOps
2 30 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (20.59%) Configuration Management
4 14 (20.59%) Scrum
5 8 (11.76%) SOA
6 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.88%) Build Automation
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.41%) Release Management
7 3 (4.41%) Migration
7 3 (4.41%) Data Security
7 3 (4.41%) OO
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL
8 2 (2.94%) ETL
8 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.94%) Security Management
8 2 (2.94%) TDD
8 2 (2.94%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) Java
2 29 (42.65%) Ruby
3 20 (29.41%) Python
4 16 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 14 (20.59%) Perl
6 10 (14.71%) PHP
7 7 (10.29%) SQL
7 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.47%) VB
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) CCNA
2 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) vCloud
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
5 1 (1.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 43 (63.24%) Puppet
2 29 (42.65%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (13.24%) Nagios
4 6 (8.82%) Salt
5 5 (7.35%) Vagrant
6 3 (4.41%) Opsview
6 3 (4.41%) Ansible
7 2 (2.94%) logstash
7 2 (2.94%) collectd
8 1 (1.47%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (1.47%) Icinga
8 1 (1.47%) Kibana
8 1 (1.47%) Control-M
8 1 (1.47%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.47%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.47%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) VMware
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) SaltStack
4 6 (8.82%) IBM
5 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.41%) Remedy
7 2 (2.94%) Akamai
7 2 (2.94%) Splunk
7 2 (2.94%) New Relic
8 1 (1.47%) Dell
8 1 (1.47%) JBoss
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco
8 1 (1.47%) Altiris
8 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
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