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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 148 198 213
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +15
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 55 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.36% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.39% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 20 5
Average daily rate
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£475 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
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
5515 6745 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 92.52% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4132 4902 5027
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 141 163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 92 (100.00%) DevOps
2 70 (76.09%) Linux
3 61 (66.30%) Puppet
4 47 (51.09%) Opscode Chef
5 45 (48.91%) Java
6 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (35.87%) UNIX
9 32 (34.78%) Ruby
10 26 (28.26%) Python
11 24 (26.09%) Jenkins
12 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
13 21 (22.83%) Maven
14 20 (21.74%) Configuration Management
14 20 (21.74%) Nagios
15 18 (19.57%) MongoDB
16 17 (18.48%) Open Source
16 17 (18.48%) MySQL
16 17 (18.48%) Ubuntu
17 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
18 15 (16.30%) Bash Shell
18 15 (16.30%) Finance
18 15 (16.30%) Scrum
19 14 (15.22%) OO
19 14 (15.22%) Windows
19 14 (15.22%) Web Services
19 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
19 14 (15.22%) NoSQL
20 13 (14.13%) VMware
20 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (11.96%) nginx
2 9 (9.78%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.61%) Apache
4 6 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.26%) Confluence
6 2 (2.17%) Node.js
6 2 (2.17%) IIS
6 2 (2.17%) JBoss
6 2 (2.17%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.17%) CloudStack
6 2 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.09%) WordPress
7 1 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.78%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.43%) PaaS
3 5 (5.43%) IaaS
4 4 (4.35%) SaaS
5 2 (2.17%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.09%) ElastiCache
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.09%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.17%) LDAP
2 2 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.09%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) SSL
3 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.57%) MongoDB
2 17 (18.48%) MySQL
3 14 (15.22%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.35%) DB2
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.17%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.17%) Redis
6 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.09%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.09%) Riak
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 21 (22.83%) Maven
4 12 (13.04%) Subversion
4 12 (13.04%) TeamCity
5 11 (11.96%) Ant
6 9 (9.78%) JIRA
7 7 (7.61%) Gerrit
8 4 (4.35%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.17%) NuGet
9 2 (2.17%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.17%) RSpec
10 1 (1.09%) Hudson
10 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.09%) FishEye
10 1 (1.09%) Selenium
10 1 (1.09%) AnthillPro
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 9 (9.78%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Advertising
4 4 (4.35%) Back Office
5 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.17%) Front Office
6 2 (2.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (1.09%) Publishing
7 1 (1.09%) Retail
7 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.22%) Web Services
2 6 (6.52%) Middleware
3 5 (5.43%) LAMP
3 5 (5.43%) MCollective
4 4 (4.35%) JSP
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (4.35%) HTML
5 3 (3.26%) RESTful
6 2 (2.17%) jQuery
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.17%) .NET
6 2 (2.17%) J2EE
6 2 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.09%) Spring
7 1 (1.09%) Java EE
7 1 (1.09%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Open Source
2 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.09%) Replication
3 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.09%) Linux
2 33 (35.87%) UNIX
3 17 (18.48%) Ubuntu
4 14 (15.22%) Windows
5 10 (10.87%) Debian
6 9 (9.78%) CentOS
7 7 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (6.52%) AIX
9 5 (5.43%) SELinux
10 3 (3.26%) VMS
11 2 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.09%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) DevOps
2 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (41.30%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 15 (16.30%) Scrum
6 14 (15.22%) OO
6 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
7 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.87%) SOA
9 6 (6.52%) Build Automation
10 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.35%) Content Management
10 4 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (3.26%) High Availability
11 3 (3.26%) TDD
11 3 (3.26%) Release Management
12 2 (2.17%) Kanban
12 2 (2.17%) Security Management
12 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 45 (48.91%) Java
2 32 (34.78%) Ruby
3 26 (28.26%) Python
4 15 (16.30%) Bash Shell
5 11 (11.96%) Perl
6 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.87%) Shell Script
7 8 (8.70%) PHP
8 6 (6.52%) SQL
8 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.17%) Clojure
9 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) VB
10 1 (1.09%) C
10 1 (1.09%) C#
10 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) CCNA
2 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.43%) vCloud
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.26%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.17%) Varnish
5 2 (2.17%) Docker
6 1 (1.09%) Xen
6 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.09%) KVM
6 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (66.30%) Puppet
2 47 (51.09%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (21.74%) Nagios
4 7 (7.61%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.43%) Ansible
6 3 (3.26%) logstash
6 3 (3.26%) collectd
6 3 (3.26%) Opsview
7 2 (2.17%) Salt
8 1 (1.09%) Kibana
8 1 (1.09%) StatsD
8 1 (1.09%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.09%) Capistrano
8 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.09%) Control-M
8 1 (1.09%) Icinga
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) VMware
2 12 (13.04%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) IBM
3 7 (7.61%) SaltStack
4 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.35%) Remedy
6 3 (3.26%) New Relic
7 2 (2.17%) Akamai
7 2 (2.17%) Splunk
7 2 (2.17%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.09%) Dell
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (1.09%) Altiris
8 1 (1.09%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.09%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.09%) Riverbed
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