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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 89 138 180
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +42
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 54 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 1.03% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.08% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 19
Average daily rate £500 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
DevOps Engineer
London

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
2945 4817 5628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.49% 94.95% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2309 3708 4014
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 75 94
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) DevOps
2 70 (61.40%) Linux
3 64 (56.14%) Puppet
4 57 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 57 (50.00%) Python
5 48 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (36.84%) Ruby
7 40 (35.09%) Opscode Chef
7 40 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (32.46%) Continuous Delivery
9 36 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
9 36 (31.58%) Bash Shell
9 36 (31.58%) Ansible
10 34 (29.82%) Finance
11 33 (28.95%) Git (software)
12 32 (28.07%) Configuration Management
13 29 (25.44%) Java
13 29 (25.44%) Docker
14 25 (21.93%) Perl
15 22 (19.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 21 (18.42%) Unix
17 20 (17.54%) E-Commerce
18 19 (16.67%) Windows
18 19 (16.67%) Subversion
19 18 (15.79%) SQL
20 16 (14.04%) CentOS
20 16 (14.04%) Sonatype Nexus
21 15 (13.16%) Red Hat
22 14 (12.28%) VMware
23 13 (11.40%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (9.65%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.02%) Node.js
3 7 (6.14%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.26%) Apache
4 6 (5.26%) JBoss
4 6 (5.26%) nginx
5 4 (3.51%) IIS
6 3 (2.63%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.88%) Confluence
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.88%) Jetty
8 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.89%) GitHub
3 5 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.51%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.63%) IaaS
5 3 (2.63%) PaaS
6 2 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.75%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.88%) Heroku
7 1 (0.88%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.51%) Firewall
3 3 (2.63%) DNS
3 3 (2.63%) LDAP
3 3 (2.63%) SAN
4 2 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.75%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) HTTP
5 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.88%) Multicast
5 1 (0.88%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) MySQL
2 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.51%) Big Data
7 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.75%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.75%) HBase
8 2 (1.75%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.75%) Redis
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 57 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 33 (28.95%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.67%) Subversion
4 16 (14.04%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (10.53%) Maven
6 9 (7.89%) Cucumber
7 8 (7.02%) Selenium
8 7 (6.14%) Hudson
8 7 (6.14%) TeamCity
9 6 (5.26%) Gradle
9 6 (5.26%) gulp
9 6 (5.26%) JIRA
10 5 (4.39%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (3.51%) GitLab
11 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (3.51%) Vagrant
12 3 (2.63%) Ant
13 2 (1.75%) Liquibase
13 2 (1.75%) RSpec
14 1 (0.88%) Flyway
General
1 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 9 (7.89%) Banking
3 6 (5.26%) Legal
4 5 (4.39%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.39%) Law
4 5 (4.39%) Publishing
5 3 (2.63%) Advertising
6 2 (1.75%) Games
6 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Front Office
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) Web Services
2 6 (5.26%) J2EE
2 6 (5.26%) JMS
3 5 (4.39%) .NET
3 5 (4.39%) Browserify
4 4 (3.51%) LAMP
4 4 (3.51%) MCollective
5 3 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (2.63%) Middleware
6 2 (1.75%) ELK Stack
6 2 (1.75%) Flask
6 2 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.75%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.88%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (0.88%) Django
7 1 (0.88%) Java EE
7 1 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.88%) Spring
7 1 (0.88%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.39%) Clustering
2 5 (4.39%) Hedge funds
2 5 (4.39%) iPad
3 4 (3.51%) Fintech
3 4 (3.51%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Bitcoin
4 1 (0.88%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.88%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.88%) CMDB
4 1 (0.88%) Cryptocurrency
4 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 70 (61.40%) Linux
2 22 (19.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (18.42%) Unix
4 19 (16.67%) Windows
5 16 (14.04%) CentOS
6 13 (11.40%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.26%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.51%) Debian
9 3 (2.63%) VMS
10 1 (0.88%) AIX
10 1 (0.88%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (100.00%) DevOps
2 48 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (32.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 32 (28.07%) Configuration Management
6 20 (17.54%) E-Commerce
7 10 (8.77%) Scrum
8 8 (7.02%) Open Source
8 8 (7.02%) Web Operations
9 7 (6.14%) Coaching
9 7 (6.14%) High Availability
9 7 (6.14%) Kanban
9 7 (6.14%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.26%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.26%) BDD
10 6 (5.26%) Patch Management
10 6 (5.26%) TDD
11 5 (4.39%) Migration
11 5 (4.39%) Security Hardening
11 5 (4.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (50.00%) Python
2 42 (36.84%) Ruby
3 36 (31.58%) Bash Shell
4 29 (25.44%) Java
5 25 (21.93%) Perl
6 18 (15.79%) SQL
7 12 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.14%) PHP
9 5 (4.39%) Go
10 4 (3.51%) C#
11 3 (2.63%) Scala
12 2 (1.75%) Clojure
12 2 (1.75%) Groovy
13 1 (0.88%) C
13 1 (0.88%) C++
13 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (25.44%) Docker
2 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.39%) GFS2
3 5 (4.39%) GlusterFS
3 5 (4.39%) OCFS2
4 4 (3.51%) vSphere
5 3 (2.63%) vCloud
6 2 (1.75%) NFS
6 2 (1.75%) Varnish
6 2 (1.75%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.88%) KVM
7 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.88%) Xen
7 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 64 (56.14%) Puppet
2 40 (35.09%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (31.58%) Ansible
4 11 (9.65%) Nagios
5 7 (6.14%) Rundeck
6 6 (5.26%) Kubernetes
6 6 (5.26%) Mesos
7 5 (4.39%) CFEngine
7 5 (4.39%) SELinux
8 3 (2.63%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.88%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.88%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.88%) Packer
9 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (13.16%) Red Hat
2 14 (12.28%) VMware
3 10 (8.77%) Oracle
4 7 (6.14%) Perforce
5 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.39%) Google
7 4 (3.51%) Cisco
7 4 (3.51%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.75%) Citrix
8 2 (1.75%) F5
8 2 (1.75%) hybris
8 2 (1.75%) New Relic
8 2 (1.75%) Splunk
9 1 (0.88%) Akamai
9 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.88%) CA
9 1 (0.88%) NetApp
9 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.88%) Serena
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