The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 96 202 225
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +23
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1112 615 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.43% 1.22% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.29% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 461 428
Median daily rate £513 £463 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £75.00 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
DevOps Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43322 47779 48205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.49% 94.87% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30906 31008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 1853 2022
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the England region.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

DevOps Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the England region.

DevOps Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +61 794 £525 +10.52% 128
Yorkshire +51 71 £500 +17.64% 13
North West +13 60 £430 +7.50% 25
South East +22 57 £500 +11.11% 18
East of England +5 32 £480 +6.66% 5
North East +3 32 £334 -33.13% 6
South West +23 27 £475 +11.76% 9
West Midlands -4 26 £475 - 6
East Midlands -9 5 £450 -4.76% 3
Midlands +4 2 £500 +5.26%
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 2360 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1558 (66.02%) Linux
3 1324 (56.10%) Puppet
4 1048 (44.41%) Ansible
5 1043 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
6 982 (41.61%) Jenkins
7 938 (39.75%) Agile Software Development
8 897 (38.01%) Python
9 890 (37.71%) Docker
10 823 (34.87%) Continuous Integration
11 798 (33.81%) Opscode Chef
12 678 (28.73%) Ruby
13 656 (27.80%) Git (software)
14 605 (25.64%) Configuration Management
15 596 (25.25%) Java
16 463 (19.62%) Bash Shell
17 387 (16.40%) VMware
18 374 (15.85%) Continuous Delivery
19 337 (14.28%) Unix
20 334 (14.15%) Kubernetes
21 327 (13.86%) CentOS
22 324 (13.73%) Scrum
22 324 (13.73%) Terraform
23 315 (13.35%) Security Cleared
24 312 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
25 310 (13.14%) JIRA
26 309 (13.09%) Perl
27 306 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 299 (12.67%) Apache
29 286 (12.12%) Windows

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 299 (12.67%) Apache
2 238 (10.08%) Confluence
3 216 (9.15%) OpenStack
4 195 (8.26%) Tomcat
5 171 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
6 133 (5.64%) nginx
7 86 (3.64%) WebSphere
8 83 (3.52%) JBoss
9 82 (3.47%) WebLogic
10 63 (2.67%) IIS
11 47 (1.99%) Cloud Foundry
12 43 (1.82%) Jetty
13 41 (1.74%) Apache Spark
14 29 (1.23%) WildFly
15 23 (0.97%) Mule ESB
16 19 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
17 12 (0.51%) CloudStack
18 11 (0.47%) Apache Solr
18 11 (0.47%) Mongrel
19 10 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 79 (3.35%) HipChat
2 28 (1.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.042%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (0.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.042%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.042%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.042%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1043 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
2 312 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 172 (7.29%) GitHub
4 168 (7.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 162 (6.86%) Amazon EC2
6 110 (4.66%) Amazon S3
6 110 (4.66%) PaaS
7 94 (3.98%) IaaS
8 55 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 53 (2.25%) Route 53
10 51 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
11 42 (1.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 42 (1.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 37 (1.57%) SaaS
13 36 (1.53%) Amazon ELB
14 28 (1.19%) CloudFront
15 27 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
16 26 (1.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 22 (0.93%) OpenShift
18 21 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 177 (7.50%) DNS
2 137 (5.81%) TCP/IP
3 120 (5.08%) HTTP
4 119 (5.04%) Firewall
4 119 (5.04%) SSL
5 91 (3.86%) OpenVPN
6 83 (3.52%) SSH
7 81 (3.43%) OpenLDAP
8 80 (3.39%) VPN
9 59 (2.50%) LDAP
10 41 (1.74%) Reverse Proxy
11 37 (1.57%) Internet
12 36 (1.53%) DHCP
13 35 (1.48%) Network Security
14 22 (0.93%) Kerberos
15 18 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
16 14 (0.59%) DMZ
17 13 (0.55%) FTP
17 13 (0.55%) SMTP
18 11 (0.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
2 191 (8.09%) Hadoop
2 191 (8.09%) MySQL
3 187 (7.92%) MongoDB
4 136 (5.76%) Big Data
5 113 (4.79%) NoSQL
6 92 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
7 88 (3.73%) SQL Server
8 75 (3.18%) Redis
9 48 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 45 (1.91%) Relational Database
11 31 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 28 (1.19%) Apache Hive
13 23 (0.97%) RDBMS
14 17 (0.72%) Oracle Database
15 14 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.38%) DB2
16 9 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
18 7 (0.30%) HBase
Development Applications
1 982 (41.61%) Jenkins
2 656 (27.80%) Git (software)
3 310 (13.14%) JIRA
4 238 (10.08%) Maven
5 210 (8.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 182 (7.71%) Vagrant
7 134 (5.68%) Ant
7 134 (5.68%) Bitbucket
8 130 (5.51%) TeamCity
9 120 (5.08%) SonarQube
10 112 (4.75%) Subversion
11 99 (4.19%) JUnit
12 91 (3.86%) Octopus Deploy
13 86 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 78 (3.31%) JIRA Agile
15 76 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
16 74 (3.14%) Liquibase
17 56 (2.37%) Hudson
18 47 (1.99%) Mercurial
19 46 (1.95%) GitLab
General
1 281 (11.91%) Finance
2 110 (4.66%) Banking
3 62 (2.63%) Retail
4 30 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 29 (1.23%) Marketing
6 22 (0.93%) Front Office
6 22 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 19 (0.81%) Games
8 17 (0.72%) Publishing
9 15 (0.64%) Advertising
9 15 (0.64%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.30%) Electronics
10 7 (0.30%) Law
10 7 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.13%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.085%) Automotive
12 2 (0.085%) Back Office
12 2 (0.085%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.042%) Billing
13 1 (0.042%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (9.07%) Web Services
2 162 (6.86%) ELK Stack
3 133 (5.64%) .NET
4 104 (4.41%) Software Packaging
5 101 (4.28%) LAMP
6 99 (4.19%) Node.js
7 95 (4.03%) MCollective
8 82 (3.47%) RabbitMQ
9 71 (3.01%) LEMP Stack
10 64 (2.71%) LAPP Stack
11 54 (2.29%) JSON
12 48 (2.03%) HTML
13 47 (1.99%) Middleware
14 36 (1.53%) REST
15 35 (1.48%) XML
16 34 (1.44%) Sensu
17 32 (1.36%) J2EE
18 31 (1.31%) Spring
19 28 (1.19%) AngularJS
19 28 (1.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 104 (4.41%) Public Cloud
2 67 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 59 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 24 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 23 (0.97%) Fintech
7 22 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 21 (0.89%) Clustering
9 18 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (0.68%) Hedge funds
11 15 (0.64%) Credit Risk
11 15 (0.64%) Digital Media
12 14 (0.59%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.51%) Replication
14 11 (0.47%) PKI
15 9 (0.38%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.38%) iPad
16 8 (0.34%) DataPower
17 7 (0.30%) Virtual Team
17 7 (0.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1558 (66.02%) Linux
2 337 (14.28%) Unix
3 327 (13.86%) CentOS
4 306 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 286 (12.12%) Windows
6 178 (7.54%) Ubuntu
7 78 (3.31%) CoreOS
8 76 (3.22%) Windows Server
9 40 (1.69%) RancherOS
10 35 (1.48%) Debian
11 31 (1.31%) AIX
12 28 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (0.76%) Fedora
15 13 (0.55%) SUSE
16 10 (0.42%) Solaris
17 6 (0.25%) zOS
18 5 (0.21%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.13%) Android
20 2 (0.085%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2360 (100.00%) DevOps
2 938 (39.75%) Agile Software Development
3 823 (34.87%) Continuous Integration
4 605 (25.64%) Configuration Management
5 374 (15.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 324 (13.73%) Scrum
7 264 (11.19%) Open Source
8 139 (5.89%) Continuous Deployment
9 128 (5.42%) High Availability
10 119 (5.04%) Migration
11 116 (4.92%) E-Commerce
12 106 (4.49%) Load Balancing
13 104 (4.41%) Service Management
14 89 (3.77%) Microservices
15 83 (3.52%) Coaching
15 83 (3.52%) Release Management
16 81 (3.43%) Web Operations
17 79 (3.35%) Workflow
18 78 (3.31%) Software Engineering
19 74 (3.14%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 897 (38.01%) Python
2 678 (28.73%) Ruby
3 596 (25.25%) Java
4 463 (19.62%) Bash Shell
5 309 (13.09%) Perl
6 227 (9.62%) PowerShell
7 169 (7.16%) Shell Script
8 168 (7.12%) SQL
9 149 (6.31%) PHP
10 136 (5.76%) Go
11 110 (4.66%) JavaScript
12 76 (3.22%) C#
13 72 (3.05%) Scala
14 47 (1.99%) C++
15 37 (1.57%) C
16 29 (1.23%) Groovy
17 19 (0.81%) R
18 10 (0.42%) Clojure
18 10 (0.42%) PL/SQL
19 9 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 315 (13.35%) Security Cleared
2 257 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 62 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 49 (2.08%) Degree
5 37 (1.57%) CTC Cleared
6 32 (1.36%) DV Cleared
7 28 (1.19%) AWS Certification
8 11 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.38%) CCA
10 7 (0.30%) MCSA
10 7 (0.30%) MCSE
11 6 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.17%) RHCE
13 2 (0.085%) MCSD
14 1 (0.042%) CCEA
14 1 (0.042%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.042%) CISSP
14 1 (0.042%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.042%) ISEB
14 1 (0.042%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (2.84%) QA
2 28 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.085%) GCP
6 1 (0.042%) SLA
System Software
1 890 (37.71%) Docker
2 188 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 139 (5.89%) vCloud
4 84 (3.56%) Squid
4 84 (3.56%) Virtual Machines
5 77 (3.26%) Postfix
6 62 (2.63%) etcd
7 49 (2.08%) flannel
8 46 (1.95%) Xen
9 43 (1.82%) Active Directory
10 31 (1.31%) vSphere
11 30 (1.27%) HDFS
12 23 (0.97%) KVM
13 17 (0.72%) Hyper-V
13 17 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
14 16 (0.68%) VirtualBox
15 12 (0.51%) Ceph
16 11 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
17 9 (0.38%) GlusterFS
17 9 (0.38%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1324 (56.10%) Puppet
2 1048 (44.41%) Ansible
3 798 (33.81%) Opscode Chef
4 334 (14.15%) Kubernetes
5 324 (13.73%) Terraform
6 162 (6.86%) logstash
7 150 (6.36%) ZABBIX
8 139 (5.89%) Rancher
9 134 (5.68%) Kibana
10 104 (4.41%) Salt
11 92 (3.90%) Mesos
12 81 (3.43%) Nagios
13 64 (2.71%) Packer
14 62 (2.63%) Consul
15 52 (2.20%) Marathon
16 47 (1.99%) HAProxy
17 44 (1.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 44 (1.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
18 39 (1.65%) Graphite
19 33 (1.40%) Grafana
Vendors
1 387 (16.40%) VMware
2 285 (12.08%) Red Hat
3 207 (8.77%) Atlassian
4 191 (8.09%) Oracle
5 139 (5.89%) Microsoft
6 88 (3.73%) Sonatype
7 87 (3.69%) Splunk
8 71 (3.01%) SaltStack
9 63 (2.67%) IBM
10 51 (2.16%) New Relic
10 51 (2.16%) Rackspace
11 46 (1.95%) Google
12 39 (1.65%) Hortonworks
13 33 (1.40%) AppDynamics
13 33 (1.40%) HP
14 30 (1.27%) Cisco
15 21 (0.89%) Informatica
15 21 (0.89%) Siebel
16 19 (0.81%) MuleSoft
17 18 (0.76%) Axway
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £295 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £180 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 600 - 750
Posted: 5 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
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West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £540.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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London
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onezeero.
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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City, London
Arrows Group
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Manchester, Lancashire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Avion Recruitment Solutions
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
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London
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