The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
London / City of London
Rank 23 69 82
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +13
Contract jobs citing DevOps 201 95 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.89% 2.96% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.12% 3.41% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 70 96
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £386 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £51.75 -
% change year-on-year
+31.18% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2475 2787 4253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.85% 86.90% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 2211 3314
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DevOps
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 across the City of London region.

DevOps Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 266 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (41.97%) Python
3 193 (38.76%) Linux
4 190 (38.15%) Amazon AWS
5 174 (34.94%) Java
6 154 (30.92%) Continuous Integration
7 145 (29.12%) Puppet
8 131 (26.31%) Jenkins
9 126 (25.30%) Docker
10 123 (24.70%) Ansible
11 118 (23.69%) Finance
12 103 (20.68%) TDD
12 103 (20.68%) Microsoft Azure
13 96 (19.28%) High Availability
14 93 (18.67%) Git (software)
15 84 (16.87%) BDD
15 84 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
16 77 (15.46%) Microservices
17 73 (14.66%) Scrum
18 69 (13.86%) Banking
18 69 (13.86%) Ruby
19 66 (13.25%) JavaScript
20 62 (12.45%) Bash Shell
21 57 (11.45%) Windows
22 56 (11.24%) Perl
23 55 (11.04%) SQL
23 55 (11.04%) Unix
24 54 (10.84%) Configuration Management
24 54 (10.84%) Public Cloud
24 54 (10.84%) Big Data

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (5.22%) Confluence
2 20 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (3.82%) Apache Spark
4 17 (3.41%) Apache
5 14 (2.81%) OpenStack
6 13 (2.61%) IIS
7 11 (2.21%) nginx
7 11 (2.21%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.00%) Apache Pig
9 5 (1.00%) CMS
9 5 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.80%) JBoss
10 4 (0.80%) Mule
11 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.60%) Anypoint
11 3 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.40%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.40%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.60%) HipChat
3 2 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.00%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.60%) Endur
2 3 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 190 (38.15%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (20.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (6.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 34 (6.83%) GitHub
4 25 (5.02%) IaaS
5 19 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (3.21%) PaaS
7 15 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (2.21%) SaaS
9 9 (1.81%) Amazon S3
9 9 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (1.00%) Slack
13 4 (0.80%) Office 365
13 4 (0.80%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.44%) HTTP
2 29 (5.82%) MQTT
2 29 (5.82%) RTSP
3 20 (4.02%) Firewall
4 17 (3.41%) DNS
5 14 (2.81%) VPN
6 10 (2.01%) SSL
7 9 (1.81%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.20%) Internet
9 4 (0.80%) LDAP
10 3 (0.60%) DHCP
10 3 (0.60%) DMZ
10 3 (0.60%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.60%) Network Security
10 3 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.40%) Intranet
11 2 (0.40%) LAN
11 2 (0.40%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.40%) SAN
11 2 (0.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.84%) Big Data
2 46 (9.24%) NoSQL
3 37 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (7.23%) Hadoop
5 34 (6.83%) SQL Server
6 33 (6.63%) MongoDB
7 27 (5.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (4.42%) MySQL
9 14 (2.81%) Apache Hive
9 14 (2.81%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (2.41%) Redis
12 7 (1.41%) HBase
13 6 (1.20%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.00%) SAP HANA
15 4 (0.80%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.80%) InfluxDB
15 4 (0.80%) Power BI
16 3 (0.60%) Hazelcast
16 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 131 (26.31%) Jenkins
2 93 (18.67%) Git (software)
3 43 (8.63%) JIRA
4 24 (4.82%) TeamCity
5 17 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (2.61%) Bitbucket
7 13 (2.61%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.61%) Grunt
7 13 (2.61%) Vagrant
8 12 (2.41%) Maven
8 12 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (2.01%) Bower
9 10 (2.01%) JUnit
9 10 (2.01%) Subversion
10 9 (1.81%) Gradle
10 9 (1.81%) MSBuild
10 9 (1.81%) Selenium
11 7 (1.41%) gulp
General
1 118 (23.69%) Finance
2 69 (13.86%) Banking
3 35 (7.03%) Financial Institution
4 20 (4.02%) Retail
5 14 (2.81%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.41%) Advertising
7 7 (1.41%) Marketing
8 5 (1.00%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.80%) Back Office
9 4 (0.80%) Games
10 3 (0.60%) Electronics
10 3 (0.60%) Front Office
10 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 196 (39.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 118 (23.69%) Developer
3 73 (14.66%) Java Developer
4 67 (13.45%) AWS DevOps
5 57 (11.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 53 (10.64%) AWS Engineer
7 38 (7.63%) Senior Developer
8 36 (7.23%) Linux Engineer
9 34 (6.83%) Architect
10 33 (6.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 32 (6.43%) Senior Java Developer
12 22 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
12 22 (4.42%) Senior DevOps
13 20 (4.02%) Analyst
13 20 (4.02%) Java Engineer
14 18 (3.61%) Business Analyst
15 17 (3.41%) AWS Developer
15 17 (3.41%) Unix Engineer
16 16 (3.21%) Agile Coach
16 16 (3.21%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.64%) .NET
2 46 (9.24%) Kafka
3 44 (8.84%) Node.js
3 44 (8.84%) Web Services
4 43 (8.63%) JSON
5 42 (8.43%) AngularJS
6 36 (7.23%) HTML
7 34 (6.83%) Protocol Buffers
8 26 (5.22%) REST
9 24 (4.82%) Spring
10 23 (4.62%) HTML5
11 18 (3.61%) CSS
12 16 (3.21%) React
13 13 (2.61%) ASP.NET
13 13 (2.61%) Dropwizard
13 13 (2.61%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (2.61%) LAMP
13 13 (2.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (2.41%) RESTful
15 11 (2.21%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.84%) Public Cloud
2 29 (5.82%) Video on Demand
3 16 (3.21%) Virtual Team
4 15 (3.01%) Streaming Video
5 13 (2.61%) Fixed Income
6 12 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.41%) User Experience
7 10 (2.01%) Equities
7 10 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.61%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.61%) Fintech
9 8 (1.61%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.20%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.20%) Clustering
10 6 (1.20%) Grid Computing
11 4 (0.80%) Derivative
11 4 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.80%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 193 (38.76%) Linux
2 57 (11.45%) Windows
3 55 (11.04%) Unix
4 37 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (3.41%) Windows Server
6 16 (3.21%) CentOS
7 12 (2.41%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.41%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.80%) RancherOS
10 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.60%) Android
11 3 (0.60%) Debian
12 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.20%) Solaris
13 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (30.92%) Continuous Integration
3 103 (20.68%) TDD
4 96 (19.28%) High Availability
5 84 (16.87%) BDD
6 77 (15.46%) Microservices
7 73 (14.66%) Scrum
8 54 (10.84%) Configuration Management
9 52 (10.44%) Open Source
10 46 (9.24%) Continuous Delivery
11 43 (8.63%) E-Commerce
11 43 (8.63%) Pair Programming
12 36 (7.23%) Continuous Deployment
13 30 (6.02%) Mentoring
14 29 (5.82%) Kanban
15 27 (5.42%) Migration
15 27 (5.42%) Software Engineering
16 23 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
17 22 (4.42%) Release Management
18 21 (4.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 209 (41.97%) Python
2 174 (34.94%) Java
3 69 (13.86%) Ruby
4 66 (13.25%) JavaScript
5 62 (12.45%) Bash Shell
6 56 (11.24%) Perl
7 55 (11.04%) SQL
8 38 (7.63%) PowerShell
9 37 (7.43%) C
10 32 (6.43%) C#
11 24 (4.82%) Scala
12 22 (4.42%) Go
13 16 (3.21%) Shell Script
14 15 (3.01%) PHP
15 8 (1.61%) Groovy
16 6 (1.20%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.20%) T-SQL
17 5 (1.00%) Clojure
17 5 (1.00%) ES6
18 4 (0.80%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 24 (4.82%) Security Cleared
2 22 (4.42%) Degree
3 20 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.41%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.20%) CCA
6 1 (0.20%) CFA
6 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) ISEB
6 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.62%) QA
2 22 (4.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 126 (25.30%) Docker
2 24 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.41%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.20%) GlusterFS
5 6 (1.20%) HDFS
5 6 (1.20%) vCloud
6 5 (1.00%) GFS2
6 5 (1.00%) OCFS2
7 4 (0.80%) etcd
7 4 (0.80%) flannel
7 4 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.80%) Xen
8 2 (0.40%) KVM
8 2 (0.40%) vSphere
9 1 (0.20%) Ceph
9 1 (0.20%) iptables
9 1 (0.20%) oVirt
9 1 (0.20%) Postfix
9 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 145 (29.12%) Puppet
2 123 (24.70%) Ansible
3 84 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (6.43%) Terraform
5 26 (5.22%) Kubernetes
6 13 (2.61%) logstash
7 10 (2.01%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (1.81%) Mesos
8 9 (1.81%) SELinux
9 8 (1.61%) Kibana
9 8 (1.61%) Salt
10 7 (1.41%) Nagios
10 7 (1.41%) Rancher
10 7 (1.41%) SCOM
11 6 (1.20%) Grafana
12 5 (1.00%) Consul
12 5 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
12 5 (1.00%) HAProxy
12 5 (1.00%) Marathon
12 5 (1.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 36 (7.23%) Atlassian
1 36 (7.23%) VMware
2 29 (5.82%) Oracle
3 28 (5.62%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.62%) Red Hat
5 19 (3.82%) Splunk
6 12 (2.41%) Cisco
7 11 (2.21%) New Relic
8 9 (1.81%) SAP
9 8 (1.61%) HP
9 8 (1.61%) Rackspace
10 7 (1.41%) Dell
10 7 (1.41%) MuleSoft
11 6 (1.20%) Google
12 5 (1.00%) IBM
13 4 (0.80%) Adobe
13 4 (0.80%) BMC
13 4 (0.80%) Citrix
13 4 (0.80%) Hortonworks
13 4 (0.80%) Teradata
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Montash
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Posted: Yesterday
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Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Huxley
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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Huxley
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Parallel Consulting
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TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £535 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Venturi
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Parallel Consulting
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
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