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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 137 166 205
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +39
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 68 35 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.18% 0.60% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.65% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 32 10
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £389 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £548 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £433
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
5319 5397 6479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.39% 92.41% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4096 3989 4791
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £260 £282
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 91 77 163
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.46 £19.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.34% -6.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £32.03 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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.

1 125 (100.00%) DevOps
2 88 (70.40%) Linux
3 84 (67.20%) Puppet
4 75 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
5 68 (54.40%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (44.00%) Jenkins
7 53 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (42.40%) Python
8 50 (40.00%) Configuration Management
9 49 (39.20%) Amazon AWS
10 48 (38.40%) Java
11 47 (37.60%) Ruby
12 34 (27.20%) Ansible
13 27 (21.60%) MySQL
14 25 (20.00%) Windows
14 25 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 23 (18.40%) Git (software)
15 23 (18.40%) TeamCity
16 22 (17.60%) Open Source
16 22 (17.60%) Bash Shell
16 22 (17.60%) Vagrant
16 22 (17.60%) UNIX
17 21 (16.80%) Perl
17 21 (16.80%) SQL
17 21 (16.80%) Tomcat
17 21 (16.80%) MongoDB
18 19 (15.20%) Docker
19 18 (14.40%) VMware
19 18 (14.40%) Banking
20 17 (13.60%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 21 (16.80%) Tomcat
2 16 (12.80%) OpenStack
3 15 (12.00%) Apache
4 8 (6.40%) IIS
4 8 (6.40%) nginx
5 4 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.20%) JBoss
6 3 (2.40%) Node.js
7 2 (1.60%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.60%) Confluence
7 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.80%) CMS
8 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 49 (39.20%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.20%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (6.40%) PaaS
3 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.20%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.60%) IaaS
7 1 (0.80%) SaaS
7 1 (0.80%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.80%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.80%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) Route 53
7 1 (0.80%) GitHub
7 1 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.20%) HTTP
3 8 (6.40%) SSL
3 8 (6.40%) Firewall
4 5 (4.00%) DNS
4 5 (4.00%) DHCP
5 3 (2.40%) FTP
5 3 (2.40%) IPsec
6 2 (1.60%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (1.60%) VPN
7 1 (0.80%) DMZ
7 1 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.60%) MySQL
2 21 (16.80%) MongoDB
3 17 (13.60%) NoSQL
4 15 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (8.80%) RDBMS
5 11 (8.80%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (6.40%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.20%) Redis
9 3 (2.40%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.40%) DB2
10 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.60%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.60%) HBase
Development Applications
1 55 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (18.40%) TeamCity
2 23 (18.40%) Git (software)
3 17 (13.60%) Maven
4 16 (12.80%) Subversion
5 12 (9.60%) JIRA
6 11 (8.80%) Mercurial
7 10 (8.00%) Ant
8 5 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.00%) Hudson
9 4 (3.20%) Gerrit
9 4 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.40%) ClearCase
10 3 (2.40%) Gradle
10 3 (2.40%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.60%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.60%) Selenium
11 2 (1.60%) AnthillPro
11 2 (1.60%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (14.40%) Banking
2 10 (8.00%) Finance
3 6 (4.80%) Legal
3 6 (4.80%) Publishing
4 3 (2.40%) Games
4 3 (2.40%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.00%) Web Services
2 6 (4.80%) .NET
3 5 (4.00%) LAMP
3 5 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (3.20%) J2EE
4 4 (3.20%) XML
5 3 (2.40%) JSP
5 3 (2.40%) HTML
5 3 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.60%) MCollective
6 2 (1.60%) Play Framework
6 2 (1.60%) Django
6 2 (1.60%) SOAP
6 2 (1.60%) XSL
6 2 (1.60%) CGI
7 1 (0.80%) Symfony
7 1 (0.80%) Dancer
7 1 (0.80%) Laravel
7 1 (0.80%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.80%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.20%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.60%) Private Cloud
3 2 (1.60%) Replication
3 2 (1.60%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.80%) Clustering
4 1 (0.80%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (70.40%) Linux
2 25 (20.00%) Windows
3 22 (17.60%) UNIX
4 13 (10.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.80%) CentOS
6 4 (3.20%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.20%) AIX
7 2 (1.60%) VMS
8 1 (0.80%) Android
8 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (100.00%) DevOps
2 68 (54.40%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (42.40%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 25 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 22 (17.60%) Open Source
7 15 (12.00%) Scrum
8 13 (10.40%) Microservices
8 13 (10.40%) Release Management
9 10 (8.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.20%) Load Balancing
11 8 (6.40%) Automated Testing
12 7 (5.60%) TDD
13 6 (4.80%) OO
13 6 (4.80%) Low Latency
13 6 (4.80%) Build Automation
14 5 (4.00%) Migration
14 5 (4.00%) OOP
15 4 (3.20%) OWASP
15 4 (3.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.40%) Python
2 48 (38.40%) Java
3 47 (37.60%) Ruby
4 22 (17.60%) Bash Shell
5 21 (16.80%) Perl
5 21 (16.80%) SQL
6 14 (11.20%) PowerShell
7 11 (8.80%) PHP
8 9 (7.20%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.80%) JavaScript
9 6 (4.80%) C#
10 5 (4.00%) Scala
10 5 (4.00%) Groovy
10 5 (4.00%) Go
11 3 (2.40%) C
11 3 (2.40%) C++
12 2 (1.60%) VBScript
13 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.80%) C-shell
13 1 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 19 (15.20%) Docker
2 9 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.00%) Varnish
5 3 (2.40%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.60%) vCloud
6 2 (1.60%) KVM
7 1 (0.80%) Ceph
7 1 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 84 (67.20%) Puppet
2 75 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (27.20%) Ansible
4 22 (17.60%) Vagrant
5 12 (9.60%) Salt
6 7 (5.60%) Nagios
7 4 (3.20%) Mesos
7 4 (3.20%) logstash
8 3 (2.40%) Kibana
8 3 (2.40%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.40%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.60%) BladeLogic
9 2 (1.60%) SCOM
9 2 (1.60%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (1.60%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.80%) Graphite
10 1 (0.80%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.80%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 18 (14.40%) VMware
2 16 (12.80%) Red Hat
3 12 (9.60%) Oracle
4 6 (4.80%) Perforce
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.40%) Google
6 2 (1.60%) Sybase
6 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.60%) Akamai
6 2 (1.60%) Splunk
6 2 (1.60%) New Relic
6 2 (1.60%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.60%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.80%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.80%) ATG
7 1 (0.80%) Zend
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