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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 123 165 211
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +46
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 74 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.41% 0.67% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.73% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 33 12
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £400 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +2.40%
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
4890 5349 6613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.97% 92.10% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3852 3890 4809
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 90 145
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £13.03 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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.

1 133 (100.00%) DevOps
2 89 (66.92%) Linux
3 84 (63.16%) Puppet
4 71 (53.38%) Opscode Chef
5 60 (45.11%) Jenkins
6 59 (44.36%) Python
7 57 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (39.85%) Ruby
10 47 (35.34%) Amazon AWS
11 44 (33.08%) Ansible
12 43 (32.33%) Java
13 37 (27.82%) Configuration Management
14 35 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
15 32 (24.06%) Git (software)
16 28 (21.05%) Bash Shell
16 28 (21.05%) Perl
16 28 (21.05%) Windows
17 27 (20.30%) UNIX
18 24 (18.05%) Docker
18 24 (18.05%) SQL
18 24 (18.05%) Finance
19 22 (16.54%) Subversion
20 21 (15.79%) MySQL
21 19 (14.29%) Banking
21 19 (14.29%) Vagrant
22 18 (13.53%) PHP
22 18 (13.53%) Tomcat
22 18 (13.53%) Red Hat
23 17 (12.78%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (13.53%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.03%) OpenStack
3 11 (8.27%) Apache
4 7 (5.26%) IIS
4 7 (5.26%) nginx
5 6 (4.51%) JBoss
6 5 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (3.01%) Confluence
8 3 (2.26%) Node.js
8 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.50%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.50%) Mule ESB
9 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.75%) CMS
10 1 (0.75%) MediaWiki
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 47 (35.34%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.27%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.26%) PaaS
4 5 (3.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.26%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.50%) Route 53
6 2 (1.50%) GitHub
6 2 (1.50%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.75%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.75%) IaaS
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.75%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.77%) HTTP
2 9 (6.77%) SSL
3 6 (4.51%) Firewall
4 5 (3.76%) DNS
5 3 (2.26%) VPN
5 3 (2.26%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.50%) DHCP
6 2 (1.50%) IPsec
6 2 (1.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.50%) Network Security
7 1 (0.75%) SSH
7 1 (0.75%) IPv6
7 1 (0.75%) DMZ
7 1 (0.75%) Internet
7 1 (0.75%) OSPF
7 1 (0.75%) BGP
7 1 (0.75%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.75%) FTP
7 1 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) MySQL
2 13 (9.77%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.27%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.77%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.51%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.51%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.01%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.26%) HBase
8 3 (2.26%) DB2
9 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.50%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.50%) Redis
10 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.75%) Big Data
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (45.11%) Jenkins
2 32 (24.06%) Git (software)
3 22 (16.54%) Subversion
4 17 (12.78%) JIRA
5 16 (12.03%) TeamCity
6 15 (11.28%) Maven
7 10 (7.52%) Ant
8 8 (6.02%) Mercurial
9 7 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.01%) Hudson
10 4 (3.01%) Gerrit
10 4 (3.01%) Artifactory
11 3 (2.26%) RSpec
11 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
11 3 (2.26%) Selenium
11 3 (2.26%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.50%) JBehave
12 2 (1.50%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.50%) Gradle
12 2 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 24 (18.05%) Finance
2 19 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (3.01%) Games
4 3 (2.26%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Law
5 2 (1.50%) Legal
5 2 (1.50%) Advertising
5 2 (1.50%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.53%) Web Services
2 7 (5.26%) LAMP
3 6 (4.51%) HTML
3 6 (4.51%) .NET
3 6 (4.51%) J2EE
4 5 (3.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (3.01%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.26%) CSS3
6 3 (2.26%) HTML5
6 3 (2.26%) CSS
6 3 (2.26%) JSP
6 3 (2.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.50%) SOAP
7 2 (1.50%) XML
7 2 (1.50%) XSL
7 2 (1.50%) JMS
7 2 (1.50%) CGI
7 2 (1.50%) Kafka
8 1 (0.75%) Laravel
8 1 (0.75%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.26%) Cryptography
3 3 (2.26%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.50%) Clustering
4 2 (1.50%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.75%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) CMDB
5 1 (0.75%) Wiki
5 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 89 (66.92%) Linux
2 28 (21.05%) Windows
3 27 (20.30%) UNIX
4 17 (12.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (8.27%) Ubuntu
6 9 (6.77%) CentOS
7 4 (3.01%) Debian
7 4 (3.01%) AIX
8 3 (2.26%) VMS
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (100.00%) DevOps
2 57 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 55 (41.35%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (27.82%) Configuration Management
5 35 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (12.78%) Scrum
7 15 (11.28%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.53%) Open Source
9 12 (9.02%) Release Management
10 9 (6.77%) TDD
11 7 (5.26%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.51%) Build Automation
12 6 (4.51%) Low Latency
12 6 (4.51%) Migration
13 5 (3.76%) BDD
13 5 (3.76%) Microservices
14 4 (3.01%) SDLC
14 4 (3.01%) Mentoring
14 4 (3.01%) Coaching
14 4 (3.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.36%) Python
2 53 (39.85%) Ruby
3 43 (32.33%) Java
4 28 (21.05%) Perl
4 28 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 24 (18.05%) SQL
6 18 (13.53%) PHP
7 12 (9.02%) PowerShell
8 10 (7.52%) Shell Script
8 10 (7.52%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.51%) Go
10 5 (3.76%) Scala
11 3 (2.26%) C#
12 2 (1.50%) C++
12 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.50%) VBScript
12 2 (1.50%) C
13 1 (0.75%) VB
13 1 (0.75%) Groovy
13 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 24 (18.05%) Docker
2 9 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.26%) Varnish
5 2 (1.50%) vCloud
5 2 (1.50%) KVM
6 1 (0.75%) OCFS2
6 1 (0.75%) Ceph
6 1 (0.75%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.75%) GFS2
6 1 (0.75%) iptables
6 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.75%) Samba
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.75%) Postfix
6 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 84 (63.16%) Puppet
2 71 (53.38%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (33.08%) Ansible
4 19 (14.29%) Vagrant
5 13 (9.77%) Salt
6 11 (8.27%) Nagios
7 7 (5.26%) Mesos
8 6 (4.51%) ZABBIX
8 6 (4.51%) Rundeck
9 4 (3.01%) logstash
10 3 (2.26%) Kibana
11 2 (1.50%) HAProxy
11 2 (1.50%) BladeLogic
11 2 (1.50%) SCOM
11 2 (1.50%) Kubernetes
12 1 (0.75%) Ganglia
12 1 (0.75%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.75%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.75%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 18 (13.53%) Red Hat
2 17 (12.78%) VMware
3 11 (8.27%) Oracle
4 9 (6.77%) Perforce
5 4 (3.01%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.01%) Google
6 3 (2.26%) F5
6 3 (2.26%) IBM
6 3 (2.26%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.26%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.50%) Akamai
7 2 (1.50%) Sybase
7 2 (1.50%) Splunk
7 2 (1.50%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.75%) New Relic
8 1 (0.75%) Zend
8 1 (0.75%) Serena
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix
8 1 (0.75%) Remedy
8 1 (0.75%) WorldPay
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago