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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 141 187 188
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +1
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 49 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.37% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 5
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£500 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4715 5603 5314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.18% 93.68% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3602 4074 3974
Average daily rate £450 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 89 133
Average hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £30.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 January 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 January 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.

1 106 (100.00%) DevOps
2 76 (71.70%) Linux
3 73 (68.87%) Puppet
4 59 (55.66%) Opscode Chef
5 56 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (51.89%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (43.40%) Java
8 41 (38.68%) Jenkins
9 40 (37.74%) Configuration Management
10 38 (35.85%) Ruby
11 35 (33.02%) Python
12 29 (27.36%) UNIX
13 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
14 25 (23.58%) TeamCity
14 25 (23.58%) MongoDB
15 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
16 22 (20.75%) Bash Shell
16 22 (20.75%) MySQL
17 21 (19.81%) Perl
18 20 (18.87%) Maven
18 20 (18.87%) Open Source
19 18 (16.98%) Ubuntu
19 18 (16.98%) Subversion
19 18 (16.98%) Windows
19 18 (16.98%) Nagios
20 16 (15.09%) OO
20 16 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
21 15 (14.15%) E-Commerce
22 14 (13.21%) Scrum
23 13 (12.26%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 12 (11.32%) nginx
2 7 (6.60%) Apache
2 7 (6.60%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.60%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.83%) IIS
3 3 (2.83%) JBoss
4 2 (1.89%) Node.js
4 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.94%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.94%) Confluence
5 1 (0.94%) Jetty
5 1 (0.94%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.55%) IaaS
3 7 (6.60%) PaaS
4 5 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.83%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.89%) SaaS
7 1 (0.94%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.94%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) Firewall
2 3 (2.83%) DNS
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
3 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) IPv6
4 1 (0.94%) DHCP
4 1 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) SNMP
4 1 (0.94%) VPN
4 1 (0.94%) IPsec
4 1 (0.94%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.94%) IMAP
4 1 (0.94%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.94%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.58%) MongoDB
2 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
3 22 (20.75%) MySQL
4 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.77%) Redis
5 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (3.77%) DB2
6 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.94%) Riak
8 1 (0.94%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 41 (38.68%) Jenkins
2 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
3 25 (23.58%) TeamCity
4 20 (18.87%) Maven
5 18 (16.98%) Subversion
6 10 (9.43%) Gerrit
7 9 (8.49%) Ant
8 6 (5.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.66%) Hudson
9 5 (4.72%) JIRA
10 4 (3.77%) ClearCase
11 3 (2.83%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.94%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.94%) Selenium
12 1 (0.94%) Psake
12 1 (0.94%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Banking
3 6 (5.66%) Publishing
4 4 (3.77%) Advertising
5 3 (2.83%) Back Office
5 3 (2.83%) Legal
5 3 (2.83%) Retail
5 3 (2.83%) Marketing
6 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.94%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) Web Services
2 7 (6.60%) .NET
3 4 (3.77%) MCollective
3 4 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (3.77%) HTML
3 4 (3.77%) JSP
4 3 (2.83%) LAMP
5 2 (1.89%) RESTful
5 2 (1.89%) Play Framework
5 2 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (0.94%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.94%) Middleware
6 1 (0.94%) Spring
6 1 (0.94%) Java EE
6 1 (0.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.87%) Open Source
2 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.89%) Replication
2 2 (1.89%) Clustering
3 1 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 76 (71.70%) Linux
2 29 (27.36%) UNIX
3 18 (16.98%) Ubuntu
3 18 (16.98%) Windows
4 13 (12.26%) CentOS
5 12 (11.32%) Debian
6 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.77%) AIX
8 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (100.00%) DevOps
2 56 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (51.89%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (37.74%) Configuration Management
5 16 (15.09%) OO
6 15 (14.15%) E-Commerce
7 14 (13.21%) Scrum
8 13 (12.26%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.60%) Load Balancing
9 7 (6.60%) Kanban
10 5 (4.72%) Microservices
11 4 (3.77%) Build Automation
11 4 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (3.77%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.77%) Content Management
11 4 (3.77%) OOP
12 3 (2.83%) ITIL
12 3 (2.83%) B2C
12 3 (2.83%) Automated Testing
13 2 (1.89%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 46 (43.40%) Java
2 38 (35.85%) Ruby
3 35 (33.02%) Python
4 22 (20.75%) Bash Shell
5 21 (19.81%) Perl
6 11 (10.38%) Shell Script
7 10 (9.43%) PowerShell
7 10 (9.43%) PHP
8 8 (7.55%) SQL
9 7 (6.60%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.66%) C#
11 4 (3.77%) Groovy
12 2 (1.89%) Clojure
13 1 (0.94%) C
13 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.94%) Korn
13 1 (0.94%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.72%) Docker
3 4 (3.77%) vCloud
4 3 (2.83%) KVM
4 3 (2.83%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.83%) vSphere
4 3 (2.83%) Varnish
5 2 (1.89%) Xen
6 1 (0.94%) NFS
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.94%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 73 (68.87%) Puppet
2 59 (55.66%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (16.98%) Nagios
4 10 (9.43%) Ansible
5 9 (8.49%) Vagrant
6 8 (7.55%) Salt
7 4 (3.77%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.83%) Kibana
9 2 (1.89%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.89%) logstash
9 2 (1.89%) Graphite
10 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.94%) MOM
10 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.94%) collectd
10 1 (0.94%) StatsD
10 1 (0.94%) SELinux
10 1 (0.94%) Opsview
10 1 (0.94%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.94%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (10.38%) DigitalOcean
2 10 (9.43%) VMware
3 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.60%) Oracle
5 6 (5.66%) SaltStack
6 4 (3.77%) New Relic
6 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.83%) IBM
7 3 (2.83%) Perforce
7 3 (2.83%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.89%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.89%) Splunk
8 2 (1.89%) Adobe
9 1 (0.94%) Dell
9 1 (0.94%) Remedy
9 1 (0.94%) ATG
9 1 (0.94%) Google
9 1 (0.94%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.94%) Percona
9 1 (0.94%) Riverbed
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