The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 233 333 485
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +152
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 450 265 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.52% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.56% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 201 51
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£450 £439 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 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
46773 47492 40766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.43% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28857 29311 23960
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1929 2115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2015.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +40 248 £482 +5.30% 65
South East +22 60 £375 +15.38% 7
Yorkshire - 48 £350 - 5
South West +17 33 £450 - 10
North West -19 25 £425 +13.33% 3
East Midlands - 22 £500 - 1
East of England +22 8 £375 -6.25% 9
West Midlands - 1 £413 -
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DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 901 (100.00%) DevOps
2 677 (75.14%) Linux
3 632 (70.14%) Puppet
4 441 (48.95%) Opscode Chef
5 403 (44.73%) Jenkins
6 369 (40.95%) Continuous Integration
6 369 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
7 360 (39.96%) Ruby
8 359 (39.84%) Python
9 350 (38.85%) Amazon AWS
10 322 (35.74%) Configuration Management
11 291 (32.30%) Java
12 253 (28.08%) Git (software)
13 249 (27.64%) Bash Shell
14 205 (22.75%) Windows
15 198 (21.98%) Perl
16 193 (21.42%) MongoDB
17 182 (20.20%) Ansible
18 181 (20.09%) VMware
19 175 (19.42%) Apache
20 169 (18.76%) Red Hat
21 166 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 159 (17.65%) MySQL
23 143 (15.87%) PHP
24 142 (15.76%) UNIX
24 142 (15.76%) Ubuntu
24 142 (15.76%) CentOS
25 131 (14.54%) Scrum
25 131 (14.54%) Nagios
26 126 (13.98%) Web Services

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 175 (19.42%) Apache
2 115 (12.76%) OpenStack
3 88 (9.77%) Tomcat
4 82 (9.10%) nginx
5 64 (7.10%) IIS
6 43 (4.77%) Node.js
7 39 (4.33%) Confluence
8 22 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
10 18 (2.00%) JBoss
11 15 (1.66%) MediaWiki
12 14 (1.55%) WebSphere
13 13 (1.44%) WebLogic
14 11 (1.22%) CMS
15 10 (1.11%) Drupal
16 9 (1.00%) Jetty
17 7 (0.78%) Apache Solr
18 6 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
19 5 (0.55%) SharePoint
19 5 (0.55%) uWSGI
Applications
1 17 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.11%) AWD
3 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 350 (38.85%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (7.21%) PaaS
3 60 (6.66%) AWS CloudFormation
4 55 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
5 52 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (3.44%) Amazon S3
7 27 (3.00%) Amazon ELB
8 25 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (2.55%) IaaS
10 15 (1.66%) Heroku
10 15 (1.66%) Engine Yard
11 14 (1.55%) Route 53
12 12 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (1.22%) SaaS
14 8 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.78%) GitHub
16 6 (0.67%) Google App Engine
17 5 (0.55%) Office 365
18 4 (0.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 92 (10.21%) DNS
2 84 (9.32%) Firewall
3 71 (7.88%) TCP/IP
4 59 (6.55%) Network Security
5 47 (5.22%) HTTP
6 44 (4.88%) SSL
7 42 (4.66%) DHCP
8 32 (3.55%) LDAP
8 32 (3.55%) Internet
9 28 (3.11%) IPsec
10 24 (2.66%) LAN
11 23 (2.55%) WAN
11 23 (2.55%) VPN
12 20 (2.22%) FTP
13 19 (2.11%) VLAN
14 13 (1.44%) IPv6
14 13 (1.44%) SAN
15 11 (1.22%) OSPF
15 11 (1.22%) BGP
15 11 (1.22%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (21.42%) MongoDB
2 159 (17.65%) MySQL
3 103 (11.43%) NoSQL
4 81 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
5 65 (7.21%) SQL Server
6 55 (6.10%) Relational Database
7 49 (5.44%) Redis
8 45 (4.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 36 (4.00%) RDBMS
10 25 (2.77%) CouchDB
11 18 (2.00%) Hadoop
12 17 (1.89%) Riak
13 16 (1.78%) Hypertable
14 15 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.44%) Big Data
16 10 (1.11%) MariaDB
17 8 (0.89%) Couchbase
17 8 (0.89%) SimpleDB
18 5 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 403 (44.73%) Jenkins
2 253 (28.08%) Git (software)
3 124 (13.76%) TeamCity
4 118 (13.10%) Subversion
5 104 (11.54%) Maven
6 69 (7.66%) JIRA
7 64 (7.10%) Hudson
8 52 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (2.77%) Ant
10 18 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
12 16 (1.78%) Gradle
12 16 (1.78%) Cucumber
12 16 (1.78%) Fiddler
13 14 (1.55%) Mercurial
13 14 (1.55%) MSBuild
13 14 (1.55%) Artifactory
14 13 (1.44%) Gerrit
15 10 (1.11%) RSpec
16 7 (0.78%) JUnit
General
1 41 (4.55%) Finance
2 25 (2.77%) Games
3 23 (2.55%) Publishing
4 16 (1.78%) Retail
5 15 (1.66%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.55%) Banking
7 13 (1.44%) Marketing
7 13 (1.44%) Legal
8 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.67%) Advertising
8 6 (0.67%) Electronics
9 3 (0.33%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.11%) Back Office
11 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (13.98%) Web Services
2 92 (10.21%) .NET
3 38 (4.22%) MCollective
4 34 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
5 33 (3.66%) LAMP
6 14 (1.55%) Django
7 13 (1.44%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (1.33%) Kafka
9 11 (1.22%) XML
10 9 (1.00%) Servlets
11 8 (0.89%) J2EE
11 8 (0.89%) RESTful
12 7 (0.78%) SOAP
12 7 (0.78%) Play Framework
13 6 (0.67%) REST
13 6 (0.67%) Java EE
13 6 (0.67%) HTML
14 5 (0.55%) Regular Expression
14 5 (0.55%) WSGI
14 5 (0.55%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 120 (13.32%) Open Source
2 37 (4.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 36 (4.00%) Clustering
4 29 (3.22%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.22%) Private Cloud
6 20 (2.22%) Public Cloud
6 20 (2.22%) Device Driver
7 19 (2.11%) Online Games
8 18 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 17 (1.89%) Wiki
10 16 (1.78%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.22%) Replication
12 9 (1.00%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.67%) DTV
14 5 (0.55%) PKI
14 5 (0.55%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.44%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.44%) EFT
15 4 (0.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 677 (75.14%) Linux
2 205 (22.75%) Windows
3 166 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 142 (15.76%) CentOS
4 142 (15.76%) Ubuntu
4 142 (15.76%) UNIX
5 40 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (3.33%) Debian
7 16 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.67%) Solaris
9 6 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (0.44%) AIX
10 4 (0.44%) Fedora
11 3 (0.33%) Android
12 2 (0.22%) VMS
12 2 (0.22%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.22%) Scientific Linux
13 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 901 (100.00%) DevOps
2 369 (40.95%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (40.95%) Continuous Integration
3 322 (35.74%) Configuration Management
4 131 (14.54%) Scrum
5 92 (10.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 85 (9.43%) Load Balancing
7 73 (8.10%) Automated Testing
8 56 (6.22%) Build Automation
9 49 (5.44%) Release Management
10 46 (5.11%) E-Commerce
11 42 (4.66%) SOA
12 41 (4.55%) Change Management
13 34 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 33 (3.66%) Kanban
15 30 (3.33%) Software Engineering
16 27 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
16 27 (3.00%) Service Delivery
17 23 (2.55%) TDD
17 23 (2.55%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 360 (39.96%) Ruby
2 359 (39.84%) Python
3 291 (32.30%) Java
4 249 (27.64%) Bash Shell
5 198 (21.98%) Perl
6 143 (15.87%) PHP
7 103 (11.43%) SQL
8 95 (10.54%) PowerShell
9 67 (7.44%) Shell Script
10 46 (5.11%) C#
11 26 (2.89%) C
12 21 (2.33%) Korn
12 21 (2.33%) JavaScript
13 18 (2.00%) C++
14 17 (1.89%) Scala
15 15 (1.66%) Groovy
16 14 (1.55%) Golang
17 2 (0.22%) Haskell
17 2 (0.22%) VBScript
17 2 (0.22%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 50 (5.55%) Security Cleared
2 39 (4.33%) SC Cleared
3 20 (2.22%) Degree
4 14 (1.55%) CCNA
4 14 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.55%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) PhD
8 1 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.44%) QA
2 5 (0.55%) SLA
3 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (6.55%) Docker
3 40 (4.44%) vSphere
4 35 (3.88%) vCloud
5 25 (2.77%) Active Directory
6 23 (2.55%) XenServer
7 21 (2.33%) Varnish
8 20 (2.22%) Postfix
9 19 (2.11%) Samba
9 19 (2.11%) iptables
10 16 (1.78%) Hyper-V
11 14 (1.55%) VirtualBox
12 11 (1.22%) Xen
13 10 (1.11%) NFS
14 7 (0.78%) KVM
15 6 (0.67%) VMware ESX
16 5 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.55%) Shibboleth
16 5 (0.55%) LXC
16 5 (0.55%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 632 (70.14%) Puppet
2 441 (48.95%) Opscode Chef
3 182 (20.20%) Ansible
4 131 (14.54%) Nagios
5 69 (7.66%) Salt
6 59 (6.55%) ZABBIX
7 53 (5.88%) Vagrant
7 53 (5.88%) Graphite
8 39 (4.33%) Cobbler
9 28 (3.11%) HAProxy
10 27 (3.00%) collectd
11 24 (2.66%) Kibana
12 22 (2.44%) Icinga
13 18 (2.00%) Zenoss
14 16 (1.78%) CFEngine
14 16 (1.78%) Opsview
15 13 (1.44%) Tivoli
16 10 (1.11%) Graylog
16 10 (1.11%) SELinux
16 10 (1.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 181 (20.09%) VMware
2 169 (18.76%) Red Hat
3 96 (10.65%) Oracle
4 56 (6.22%) Microsoft
5 39 (4.33%) Splunk
6 35 (3.88%) Perforce
7 31 (3.44%) New Relic
8 30 (3.33%) Rackspace
9 24 (2.66%) Citrix
10 23 (2.55%) SaltStack
11 19 (2.11%) Akamai
12 15 (1.66%) Cisco
13 14 (1.55%) F5
13 14 (1.55%) Atlassian
14 13 (1.44%) AppDynamics
15 10 (1.11%) Google
16 7 (0.78%) Adobe
17 6 (0.67%) IBM
17 6 (0.67%) Sybase
17 6 (0.67%) SAP
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