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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 135 173 188
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +15
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 49 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 0.47% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.50% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 4
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £342 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £625 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
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
4780 5413 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.07% 93.31% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3657 3807 3953
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 87 128
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 £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.28 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 108 (100.00%) DevOps
2 77 (71.30%) Linux
3 76 (70.37%) Puppet
4 64 (59.26%) Opscode Chef
5 58 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (41.67%) Java
8 44 (40.74%) Configuration Management
8 44 (40.74%) Jenkins
9 40 (37.04%) Python
9 40 (37.04%) Ruby
10 31 (28.70%) MongoDB
11 27 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 27 (25.00%) TeamCity
11 27 (25.00%) UNIX
12 26 (24.07%) MySQL
12 26 (24.07%) Git (software)
13 25 (23.15%) Open Source
14 22 (20.37%) Bash Shell
15 21 (19.44%) Perl
16 19 (17.59%) Maven
17 18 (16.67%) Subversion
18 17 (15.74%) Windows
18 17 (15.74%) OO
19 16 (14.81%) Nagios
19 16 (14.81%) Ubuntu
20 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
21 14 (12.96%) Ansible
21 14 (12.96%) E-Commerce
22 13 (12.04%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (9.26%) nginx
2 9 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.41%) Apache
3 8 (7.41%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.78%) IIS
5 2 (1.85%) JBoss
5 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.85%) Node.js
6 1 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.93%) Jetty
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.33%) PaaS
2 9 (8.33%) IaaS
3 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.85%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.85%) SaaS
7 1 (0.93%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.63%) DNS
1 5 (4.63%) SSL
1 5 (4.63%) Firewall
2 4 (3.70%) HTTP
3 3 (2.78%) DHCP
3 3 (2.78%) IPsec
4 2 (1.85%) FTP
5 1 (0.93%) SNMP
5 1 (0.93%) IPv6
5 1 (0.93%) VPN
5 1 (0.93%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.93%) IMAP
5 1 (0.93%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.93%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) MongoDB
2 27 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 26 (24.07%) MySQL
4 9 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 9 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.70%) Redis
7 3 (2.78%) DB2
7 3 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.93%) Riak
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 27 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 26 (24.07%) Git (software)
4 19 (17.59%) Maven
5 18 (16.67%) Subversion
6 10 (9.26%) Ant
7 9 (8.33%) Gerrit
8 8 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (5.56%) Hudson
10 5 (4.63%) Mercurial
10 5 (4.63%) JIRA
11 3 (2.78%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.93%) Psake
13 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.93%) Gradle
13 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.93%) AnthillPro
13 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (6.48%) Banking
3 6 (5.56%) Publishing
4 4 (3.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.78%) Advertising
5 3 (2.78%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 2 (1.85%) Back Office
6 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.93%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) Web Services
1 8 (7.41%) .NET
2 4 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (2.78%) HTML
3 3 (2.78%) JSP
3 3 (2.78%) LAMP
4 2 (1.85%) XML
4 2 (1.85%) RESTful
4 2 (1.85%) MCollective
4 2 (1.85%) Play Framework
5 1 (0.93%) Java EE
5 1 (0.93%) JSON
5 1 (0.93%) Django
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.93%) Middleware
5 1 (0.93%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.15%) Open Source
2 2 (1.85%) Replication
2 2 (1.85%) Clustering
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 77 (71.30%) Linux
2 27 (25.00%) UNIX
3 17 (15.74%) Windows
4 16 (14.81%) Ubuntu
5 12 (11.11%) Debian
6 11 (10.19%) CentOS
7 7 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.78%) AIX
9 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.93%) Android
10 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (100.00%) DevOps
2 58 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (40.74%) Configuration Management
5 17 (15.74%) OO
6 14 (12.96%) E-Commerce
7 13 (12.04%) Software Engineering
8 11 (10.19%) Scrum
9 9 (8.33%) Microservices
10 8 (7.41%) Load Balancing
10 8 (7.41%) Kanban
11 6 (5.56%) OOP
12 5 (4.63%) Automated Testing
13 4 (3.70%) Build Automation
14 3 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
14 3 (2.78%) Content Management
14 3 (2.78%) B2C
14 3 (2.78%) Performance Analysis
15 2 (1.85%) TDD
15 2 (1.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 45 (41.67%) Java
2 40 (37.04%) Python
2 40 (37.04%) Ruby
3 22 (20.37%) Bash Shell
4 21 (19.44%) Perl
5 12 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 10 (9.26%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.41%) PHP
7 8 (7.41%) SQL
8 6 (5.56%) C#
9 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.70%) Groovy
11 2 (1.85%) C
11 2 (1.85%) Clojure
12 1 (0.93%) Golang
12 1 (0.93%) Scala
12 1 (0.93%) C-shell
12 1 (0.93%) Korn
12 1 (0.93%) C++
12 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (6.48%) Docker
2 4 (3.70%) vCloud
3 3 (2.78%) KVM
3 3 (2.78%) vSphere
3 3 (2.78%) Varnish
3 3 (2.78%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.85%) Xen
4 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.93%) NFS
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.93%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 76 (70.37%) Puppet
2 64 (59.26%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (14.81%) Nagios
4 14 (12.96%) Ansible
5 9 (8.33%) Salt
6 8 (7.41%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.78%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.85%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.85%) Kibana
8 2 (1.85%) Graphite
9 1 (0.93%) SELinux
9 1 (0.93%) logstash
9 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.93%) collectd
9 1 (0.93%) StatsD
9 1 (0.93%) Cacti
9 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.93%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (10.19%) DigitalOcean
2 10 (9.26%) VMware
3 9 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.41%) Oracle
5 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.70%) New Relic
5 4 (3.70%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.78%) Perforce
6 3 (2.78%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.85%) Adobe
7 2 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) Remedy
8 1 (0.93%) ATG
8 1 (0.93%) Google
8 1 (0.93%) Splunk
8 1 (0.93%) Percona
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
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