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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 136 171 202
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +31
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 56 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.03% 0.50% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.54% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 27 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £388 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
5035 5529 5961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 92.49% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4139 4385
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 69 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 103 (100.00%) DevOps
2 69 (66.99%) Puppet
2 69 (66.99%) Linux
3 60 (58.25%) Opscode Chef
4 57 (55.34%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (44.66%) Configuration Management
7 43 (41.75%) Java
8 42 (40.78%) Jenkins
9 39 (37.86%) Amazon AWS
10 38 (36.89%) Python
10 38 (36.89%) Ruby
11 24 (23.30%) Ansible
12 23 (22.33%) TeamCity
13 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
13 21 (20.39%) Windows
13 21 (20.39%) MySQL
14 20 (19.42%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (18.45%) Open Source
16 18 (17.48%) MongoDB
16 18 (17.48%) Bash Shell
16 18 (17.48%) UNIX
16 18 (17.48%) Subversion
17 17 (16.50%) Banking
18 16 (15.53%) Perl
18 16 (15.53%) SQL
19 15 (14.56%) Maven
20 14 (13.59%) NoSQL
21 13 (12.62%) Vagrant
21 13 (12.62%) Docker

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (12.62%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.65%) OpenStack
3 11 (10.68%) Apache
4 7 (6.80%) IIS
5 6 (5.83%) nginx
6 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.94%) Node.js
8 1 (0.97%) Jetty
8 1 (0.97%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.97%) JBoss
8 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 39 (37.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.74%) PaaS
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.88%) IaaS
4 4 (3.88%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.97%) SaaS
7 1 (0.97%) Route 53
7 1 (0.97%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.97%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.97%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) SSL
1 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.77%) HTTP
3 6 (5.83%) Firewall
3 6 (5.83%) DNS
4 5 (4.85%) DHCP
5 4 (3.88%) IPsec
6 3 (2.91%) FTP
7 1 (0.97%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.97%) Network Security
7 1 (0.97%) IMAP
7 1 (0.97%) SNMP
7 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) MySQL
2 18 (17.48%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.59%) NoSQL
4 13 (12.62%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.74%) RDBMS
6 8 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.94%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.94%) Redis
9 2 (1.94%) HBase
9 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 42 (40.78%) Jenkins
2 23 (22.33%) TeamCity
3 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
4 18 (17.48%) Subversion
5 15 (14.56%) Maven
6 10 (9.71%) Mercurial
7 9 (8.74%) Ant
8 8 (7.77%) JIRA
9 5 (4.85%) Hudson
9 5 (4.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.91%) Gradle
11 3 (2.91%) Gerrit
12 2 (1.94%) AnthillPro
12 2 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (1.94%) MSBuild
12 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.94%) RSpec
13 1 (0.97%) JBehave
13 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (16.50%) Banking
2 8 (7.77%) Finance
3 7 (6.80%) Publishing
4 5 (4.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.94%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.71%) Web Services
2 6 (5.83%) .NET
3 5 (4.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (2.91%) LAMP
4 3 (2.91%) XML
5 2 (1.94%) CGI
5 2 (1.94%) Django
5 2 (1.94%) Play Framework
5 2 (1.94%) MCollective
5 2 (1.94%) RESTful
6 1 (0.97%) Kafka
6 1 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.97%) Java EE
6 1 (0.97%) JSON
6 1 (0.97%) JSP
6 1 (0.97%) SOAP
6 1 (0.97%) XSL
6 1 (0.97%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Open Source
2 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.94%) Replication
3 2 (1.94%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.94%) Clustering
3 2 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 69 (66.99%) Linux
2 21 (20.39%) Windows
3 18 (17.48%) UNIX
4 10 (9.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.83%) CentOS
6 2 (1.94%) AIX
6 2 (1.94%) VMS
6 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.97%) Android
7 1 (0.97%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) DevOps
2 57 (55.34%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (44.66%) Configuration Management
5 20 (19.42%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (10.68%) Microservices
7 10 (9.71%) Scrum
8 9 (8.74%) Load Balancing
8 9 (8.74%) Release Management
9 7 (6.80%) TDD
9 7 (6.80%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.85%) OOP
10 5 (4.85%) OO
11 4 (3.88%) Kanban
11 4 (3.88%) Web Development
11 4 (3.88%) Low Latency
11 4 (3.88%) Build Automation
12 3 (2.91%) BDD
12 3 (2.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (41.75%) Java
2 38 (36.89%) Python
2 38 (36.89%) Ruby
3 18 (17.48%) Bash Shell
4 16 (15.53%) Perl
4 16 (15.53%) SQL
5 12 (11.65%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.80%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.80%) C#
7 6 (5.83%) PHP
8 5 (4.85%) Scala
8 5 (4.85%) Go
9 4 (3.88%) Groovy
10 3 (2.91%) C
10 3 (2.91%) C++
10 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.97%) C-shell
11 1 (0.97%) Korn
11 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Docker
2 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.85%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.88%) Varnish
5 3 (2.91%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.97%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.97%) KVM
6 1 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 69 (66.99%) Puppet
2 60 (58.25%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (23.30%) Ansible
4 13 (12.62%) Vagrant
5 11 (10.68%) Salt
6 7 (6.80%) Nagios
7 2 (1.94%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.94%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (1.94%) Mesos
7 2 (1.94%) logstash
7 2 (1.94%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.94%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.97%) Cacti
8 1 (0.97%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.97%) Kibana
8 1 (0.97%) Graphite
8 1 (0.97%) SCOM
8 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Red Hat
1 12 (11.65%) VMware
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) Perforce
4 3 (2.91%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.94%) Sybase
5 2 (1.94%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.97%) Akamai
6 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.97%) Splunk
6 1 (0.97%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.97%) New Relic
6 1 (0.97%) Google
6 1 (0.97%) ATG
6 1 (0.97%) IBM
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