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 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 19 62 93
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +31
Contract jobs citing DevOps 283 109 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.90% 3.14% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.19% 3.74% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 93 103
Median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
DevOps
London

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
2778 2911 4721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.39% 83.94% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2207 2333 3697
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £647 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.40 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.20 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016, 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.

1 313 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (43.90%) Python
3 227 (39.55%) Linux
4 218 (37.98%) Amazon AWS
5 205 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 202 (35.19%) Java
7 186 (32.40%) Puppet
8 162 (28.22%) Jenkins
9 152 (26.48%) Ansible
10 150 (26.13%) Finance
11 146 (25.44%) Opscode Chef
12 130 (22.65%) TDD
13 126 (21.95%) Docker
14 119 (20.73%) BDD
15 112 (19.51%) High Availability
16 111 (19.34%) Ruby
17 109 (18.99%) Git (software)
18 106 (18.47%) Microsoft Azure
19 91 (15.85%) Banking
20 85 (14.81%) JavaScript
21 78 (13.59%) Scrum
22 76 (13.24%) Microservices
23 73 (12.72%) Public Cloud
24 71 (12.37%) Configuration Management
25 68 (11.85%) Web Services
26 66 (11.50%) .NET
27 65 (11.32%) SQL
28 62 (10.80%) Unix
29 60 (10.45%) Node.js
29 60 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery

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 38 (6.62%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (5.05%) OpenStack
3 27 (4.70%) Apache
4 25 (4.36%) Confluence
5 19 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.79%) Apache Spark
7 11 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (1.92%) nginx
8 9 (1.57%) IIS
9 5 (0.87%) CMS
9 5 (0.87%) JBoss
9 5 (0.87%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.87%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.52%) Mule
10 3 (0.52%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.52%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.52%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.05%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.52%) Endur
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 218 (37.98%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (18.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (7.49%) GitHub
4 41 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 28 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (3.48%) IaaS
7 14 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (1.92%) PaaS
9 9 (1.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (1.39%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.39%) SaaS
11 6 (1.05%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.35%) Bluemix
13 2 (0.35%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.10%) HTTP
2 30 (5.23%) MQTT
2 30 (5.23%) RTSP
3 24 (4.18%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.66%) VPN
5 18 (3.14%) SSL
6 17 (2.96%) Firewall
7 16 (2.79%) DNS
8 6 (1.05%) Internet
9 5 (0.87%) Network Security
9 5 (0.87%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (0.70%) DMZ
10 4 (0.70%) OpenVPN
10 4 (0.70%) WAN
11 3 (0.52%) FTP
11 3 (0.52%) ICMP
11 3 (0.52%) LAN
11 3 (0.52%) LDAP
12 2 (0.35%) DHCP
12 2 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.28%) MongoDB
2 53 (9.23%) SQL Server
3 48 (8.36%) Big Data
3 48 (8.36%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (7.49%) Hadoop
5 39 (6.79%) NoSQL
6 26 (4.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (3.66%) Redis
8 14 (2.44%) MySQL
9 13 (2.26%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.22%) Couchbase
12 7 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.22%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.05%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.05%) CouchDB
13 6 (1.05%) SAP HANA
14 4 (0.70%) HBase
14 4 (0.70%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 162 (28.22%) Jenkins
2 109 (18.99%) Git (software)
3 44 (7.67%) TeamCity
4 41 (7.14%) JIRA
5 28 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 24 (4.18%) Maven
7 24 (4.18%) Sonatype Nexus
8 20 (3.48%) Gradle
9 19 (3.31%) Bitbucket
9 19 (3.31%) Vagrant
10 17 (2.96%) Hudson
11 16 (2.79%) Bower
12 14 (2.44%) Ant
12 14 (2.44%) MSBuild
13 12 (2.09%) IntelliJ
13 12 (2.09%) Subversion
14 11 (1.92%) Grunt
14 11 (1.92%) JUnit
14 11 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 150 (26.13%) Finance
2 91 (15.85%) Banking
3 37 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 31 (5.40%) Retail
5 22 (3.83%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.44%) Front Office
7 9 (1.57%) Marketing
8 8 (1.39%) Advertising
9 6 (1.05%) Back Office
9 6 (1.05%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.05%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.87%) Games
11 4 (0.70%) Legal
12 3 (0.52%) Law
13 2 (0.35%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 244 (42.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 145 (25.26%) Developer
3 75 (13.07%) AWS DevOps
4 73 (12.72%) Java Developer
5 68 (11.85%) AWS Engineer
6 67 (11.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 53 (9.23%) Linux Engineer
8 45 (7.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 45 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 37 (6.45%) Architect
10 36 (6.27%) Senior Java Developer
11 34 (5.92%) Senior DevOps
12 27 (4.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 25 (4.36%) Analyst
14 23 (4.01%) AWS Developer
14 23 (4.01%) Full Stack Developer
15 21 (3.66%) Angular Developer
16 19 (3.31%) .NET Developer
16 19 (3.31%) Business Analyst
17 18 (3.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.85%) Web Services
2 66 (11.50%) .NET
3 60 (10.45%) Node.js
4 56 (9.76%) HTML
5 53 (9.23%) AngularJS
6 46 (8.01%) JSON
7 41 (7.14%) HTML5
8 33 (5.75%) Kafka
8 33 (5.75%) Protocol Buffers
9 32 (5.57%) CSS
10 20 (3.48%) RabbitMQ
10 20 (3.48%) REST
11 19 (3.31%) Dropwizard
11 19 (3.31%) React
12 17 (2.96%) ASP.NET
12 17 (2.96%) XML
13 16 (2.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (2.44%) RESTful
15 14 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 73 (12.72%) Public Cloud
2 30 (5.23%) Video on Demand
3 21 (3.66%) Fixed Income
4 19 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 16 (2.79%) User Experience
7 15 (2.61%) Streaming Video
8 14 (2.44%) Equities
8 14 (2.44%) Mathematics
9 13 (2.26%) Hedge funds
10 12 (2.09%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (1.74%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.39%) Fintech
13 6 (1.05%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.05%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.87%) Clustering
14 5 (0.87%) Grid Computing
14 5 (0.87%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.87%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 227 (39.55%) Linux
2 62 (10.80%) Unix
3 51 (8.89%) Windows
4 33 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (4.53%) CentOS
6 23 (4.01%) Ubuntu
7 16 (2.79%) CoreOS
8 15 (2.61%) Windows Server
9 14 (2.44%) RancherOS
10 7 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.52%) Solaris
11 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.35%) Android
12 2 (0.35%) Debian
12 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 130 (22.65%) TDD
4 119 (20.73%) BDD
5 112 (19.51%) High Availability
6 78 (13.59%) Scrum
7 76 (13.24%) Microservices
8 71 (12.37%) Configuration Management
9 60 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 56 (9.76%) Open Source
11 50 (8.71%) Continuous Deployment
12 49 (8.54%) Pair Programming
13 47 (8.19%) E-Commerce
14 38 (6.62%) MVC
15 37 (6.45%) Migration
16 29 (5.05%) Data Migration
16 29 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 29 (5.05%) Kanban
16 29 (5.05%) Software Engineering
17 28 (4.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 252 (43.90%) Python
2 202 (35.19%) Java
3 111 (19.34%) Ruby
4 85 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 65 (11.32%) SQL
6 57 (9.93%) Bash Shell
7 56 (9.76%) Perl
8 45 (7.84%) C#
9 42 (7.32%) C
10 39 (6.79%) PowerShell
11 37 (6.45%) Go
12 32 (5.57%) Scala
13 26 (4.53%) Shell Script
14 20 (3.48%) PHP
15 13 (2.26%) C++
16 9 (1.57%) Clojure
17 7 (1.22%) Groovy
18 6 (1.05%) PL/SQL
19 5 (0.87%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (8.01%) Security Cleared
2 40 (6.97%) SC Cleared
3 29 (5.05%) Degree
4 8 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.52%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) CCA
7 1 (0.17%) ISEB
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.17%) MCSD
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.57%) QA
2 26 (4.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) COBIT
3 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 126 (21.95%) Docker
2 28 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.79%) etcd
3 16 (2.79%) flannel
4 14 (2.44%) Active Directory
5 11 (1.92%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.87%) HDFS
6 5 (0.87%) KVM
6 5 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.87%) Xen
7 4 (0.70%) GlusterFS
7 4 (0.70%) vCloud
8 3 (0.52%) GFS2
8 3 (0.52%) OCFS2
9 2 (0.35%) oVirt
9 2 (0.35%) Postfix
9 2 (0.35%) Squid
9 2 (0.35%) vSphere
10 1 (0.17%) Gluster
10 1 (0.17%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 186 (32.40%) Puppet
2 152 (26.48%) Ansible
3 146 (25.44%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (7.67%) Terraform
5 35 (6.10%) Kubernetes
6 17 (2.96%) logstash
6 17 (2.96%) Rancher
7 15 (2.61%) Consul
8 14 (2.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 14 (2.44%) Marathon
8 14 (2.44%) Mesos
8 14 (2.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 14 (2.44%) Packer
9 13 (2.26%) Salt
10 9 (1.57%) Kibana
10 9 (1.57%) Nagios
11 7 (1.22%) Grafana
11 7 (1.22%) SELinux
11 7 (1.22%) ZABBIX
12 6 (1.05%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 41 (7.14%) VMware
2 40 (6.97%) Atlassian
3 38 (6.62%) Oracle
4 36 (6.27%) Splunk
5 30 (5.23%) Microsoft
6 21 (3.66%) Red Hat
7 18 (3.14%) New Relic
8 17 (2.96%) Cisco
9 13 (2.26%) IBM
9 13 (2.26%) Rackspace
10 12 (2.09%) Google
11 10 (1.74%) HP
12 8 (1.39%) SAP
13 7 (1.22%) MuleSoft
14 6 (1.05%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.05%) Dell
14 6 (1.05%) SaltStack
15 5 (0.87%) AppDynamics
15 5 (0.87%) Fortinet
15 5 (0.87%) Teradata
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Empiric Solutions
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Empiric Solutions
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TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Software Personnel International Ltd
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Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £640 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Linux Recruit
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salt
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Thebes IT
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago