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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 226 382 446
Rank change year-on-year
+156 +64
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 453 168 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.95% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.40% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 128 52
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DevOps Engineer
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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
44005 42325 37797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27481 25452 22049
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1708 1839 2121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +85 286 £500 +9.28% 56
South East +38 72 £375 +3.44% 14
Yorkshire +20 34 £363 +13.28% 7
South West +1 32 £450 +12.50% 6
East of England +17 13 £475 +5.55% 6
North West -15 7 £500 +42.85% 3
East Midlands - 4 £475 -
West Midlands - - - - 1
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 926 (100.00%) DevOps
2 701 (75.70%) Linux
3 649 (70.09%) Puppet
4 464 (50.11%) Opscode Chef
5 424 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
6 404 (43.63%) Jenkins
7 381 (41.14%) Continuous Integration
8 364 (39.31%) Ruby
9 359 (38.77%) Python
10 318 (34.34%) Java
11 297 (32.07%) Configuration Management
12 259 (27.97%) Git (software)
13 243 (26.24%) Bash Shell
14 204 (22.03%) Perl
15 198 (21.38%) MongoDB
16 184 (19.87%) Amazon AWS
16 184 (19.87%) Apache
17 183 (19.76%) Windows
18 180 (19.44%) Scrum
19 179 (19.33%) VMware
20 166 (17.93%) UNIX
21 165 (17.82%) Nagios
22 163 (17.60%) Red Hat
23 158 (17.06%) CentOS
24 157 (16.95%) Ubuntu
25 156 (16.85%) Ansible
26 148 (15.98%) MySQL
27 147 (15.87%) PHP
28 137 (14.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 127 (13.71%) Open Source

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 184 (19.87%) Apache
2 107 (11.56%) OpenStack
3 102 (11.02%) Tomcat
4 80 (8.64%) nginx
5 46 (4.97%) Node.js
6 37 (4.00%) Confluence
7 36 (3.89%) IIS
8 24 (2.59%) JBoss
9 20 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (2.05%) Cloud Foundry
11 13 (1.40%) Drupal
12 12 (1.30%) CMS
12 12 (1.30%) MediaWiki
13 11 (1.19%) WebSphere
14 10 (1.08%) Jetty
15 9 (0.97%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (0.54%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.54%) uWSGI
18 4 (0.43%) CloudStack
Applications
1 17 (1.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.32%) RMDS
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 184 (19.87%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (7.34%) PaaS
3 46 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (3.24%) IaaS
6 26 (2.81%) Amazon S3
6 26 (2.81%) Amazon ELB
7 16 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (1.62%) Heroku
8 15 (1.62%) Engine Yard
9 13 (1.40%) SaaS
9 13 (1.40%) Route 53
10 6 (0.65%) GitHub
11 3 (0.32%) Office 365
11 3 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.22%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 104 (11.23%) DNS
2 87 (9.40%) Firewall
3 62 (6.70%) TCP/IP
4 42 (4.54%) SSL
4 42 (4.54%) LDAP
4 42 (4.54%) Network Security
5 37 (4.00%) HTTP
6 32 (3.46%) Internet
7 30 (3.24%) DHCP
8 27 (2.92%) LAN
9 26 (2.81%) WAN
10 22 (2.38%) IPsec
11 20 (2.16%) VPN
12 19 (2.05%) VLAN
13 17 (1.84%) SAN
14 13 (1.40%) IPv6
15 11 (1.19%) FTP
15 11 (1.19%) OSPF
15 11 (1.19%) BGP
15 11 (1.19%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (21.38%) MongoDB
2 148 (15.98%) MySQL
3 122 (13.17%) NoSQL
4 72 (7.78%) PostgreSQL
5 61 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 61 (6.59%) Relational Database
6 52 (5.62%) SQL Server
7 45 (4.86%) Redis
8 43 (4.64%) RDBMS
9 22 (2.38%) CouchDB
10 20 (2.16%) Riak
11 18 (1.94%) Hadoop
11 18 (1.94%) Hypertable
12 13 (1.40%) MariaDB
12 13 (1.40%) Big Data
12 13 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (0.97%) DB2
15 8 (0.86%) Couchbase
16 7 (0.76%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 404 (43.63%) Jenkins
2 259 (27.97%) Git (software)
3 126 (13.61%) TeamCity
4 122 (13.17%) Maven
5 119 (12.85%) Subversion
6 65 (7.02%) JIRA
7 61 (6.59%) Hudson
8 52 (5.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 38 (4.10%) Ant
10 18 (1.94%) Fiddler
11 17 (1.84%) Gerrit
11 17 (1.84%) Cucumber
12 15 (1.62%) Artifactory
13 14 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (1.51%) RSpec
14 13 (1.40%) Mercurial
14 13 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
15 12 (1.30%) MSBuild
16 9 (0.97%) ClearCase
16 9 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 41 (4.43%) Finance
2 31 (3.35%) Banking
3 22 (2.38%) Publishing
4 18 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.51%) Marketing
6 13 (1.40%) Games
6 13 (1.40%) Retail
7 11 (1.19%) Advertising
8 10 (1.08%) Legal
9 8 (0.86%) Front Office
10 7 (0.76%) Electronics
10 7 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Law
13 1 (0.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (13.28%) Web Services
2 74 (7.99%) .NET
3 45 (4.86%) MCollective
4 39 (4.21%) LAMP
5 25 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (1.62%) HTML
7 13 (1.40%) XML
7 13 (1.40%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (1.30%) JSP
9 11 (1.19%) Django
9 11 (1.19%) RESTful
10 10 (1.08%) SOAP
11 9 (0.97%) REST
12 7 (0.76%) Play Framework
13 6 (0.65%) Java EE
14 5 (0.54%) ActiveMQ
14 5 (0.54%) WebSockets
14 5 (0.54%) Regular Expression
14 5 (0.54%) WSGI
14 5 (0.54%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 127 (13.71%) Open Source
2 36 (3.89%) Clustering
3 30 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.16%) Device Driver
7 17 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.62%) Wiki
9 11 (1.19%) Replication
10 9 (0.97%) Online Games
11 8 (0.86%) Digital Media
12 7 (0.76%) DTV
13 5 (0.54%) EFT
14 4 (0.43%) NHS
14 4 (0.43%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.43%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.43%) DataPower
15 3 (0.32%) Hedge funds
15 3 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 2 (0.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 701 (75.70%) Linux
2 183 (19.76%) Windows
3 166 (17.93%) UNIX
4 158 (17.06%) CentOS
5 157 (16.95%) Ubuntu
6 137 (14.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 39 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (3.78%) Debian
9 17 (1.84%) AIX
10 15 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.54%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.43%) Fedora
14 3 (0.32%) Android
15 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.11%) Scientific Linux
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.11%) SUSE
15 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 926 (100.00%) DevOps
2 424 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
3 381 (41.14%) Continuous Integration
4 297 (32.07%) Configuration Management
5 180 (19.44%) Scrum
6 73 (7.88%) Load Balancing
7 70 (7.56%) Automated Testing
8 54 (5.83%) Build Automation
9 53 (5.72%) SOA
10 51 (5.51%) E-Commerce
11 47 (5.08%) Release Management
12 45 (4.86%) Kanban
13 44 (4.75%) Software Engineering
14 41 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
15 39 (4.21%) Change Management
16 33 (3.56%) OO
17 30 (3.24%) Service Delivery
18 29 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
19 27 (2.92%) ITIL
20 26 (2.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 364 (39.31%) Ruby
2 359 (38.77%) Python
3 318 (34.34%) Java
4 243 (26.24%) Bash Shell
5 204 (22.03%) Perl
6 147 (15.87%) PHP
7 100 (10.80%) SQL
8 88 (9.50%) PowerShell
9 81 (8.75%) Shell Script
10 46 (4.97%) C#
11 34 (3.67%) JavaScript
12 24 (2.59%) C
13 21 (2.27%) Korn
14 18 (1.94%) Scala
15 14 (1.51%) Golang
16 13 (1.40%) C++
17 12 (1.30%) Groovy
18 7 (0.76%) Clojure
19 1 (0.11%) C-shell
19 1 (0.11%) F#
Qualifications
1 60 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 44 (4.75%) SC Cleared
3 21 (2.27%) Degree
4 17 (1.84%) CCNA
4 17 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (1.30%) VCP4
6 11 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.22%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.51%) QA
2 8 (0.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (3.89%) vSphere
2 36 (3.89%) vCloud
3 30 (3.24%) XenServer
4 28 (3.02%) Docker
5 25 (2.70%) Varnish
6 19 (2.05%) Samba
7 18 (1.94%) Active Directory
8 14 (1.51%) Postfix
9 13 (1.40%) NFS
9 13 (1.40%) Xen
10 12 (1.30%) VirtualBox
11 10 (1.08%) KVM
11 10 (1.08%) Hyper-V
12 9 (0.97%) VMware ESX
13 8 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.54%) Shibboleth
15 4 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 4 (0.43%) LXC
16 3 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 649 (70.09%) Puppet
2 464 (50.11%) Opscode Chef
3 165 (17.82%) Nagios
4 156 (16.85%) Ansible
5 63 (6.80%) Graphite
6 60 (6.48%) Salt
7 57 (6.16%) Vagrant
8 56 (6.05%) ZABBIX
9 41 (4.43%) Cobbler
10 35 (3.78%) collectd
11 27 (2.92%) Icinga
12 24 (2.59%) Opsview
13 23 (2.48%) Kibana
14 22 (2.38%) HAProxy
15 18 (1.94%) Zenoss
15 18 (1.94%) CFEngine
16 17 (1.84%) Tivoli
17 16 (1.73%) Graylog
18 11 (1.19%) SELinux
19 9 (0.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 179 (19.33%) VMware
2 163 (17.60%) Red Hat
3 101 (10.91%) Oracle
4 47 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 40 (4.32%) Splunk
6 33 (3.56%) Rackspace
7 31 (3.35%) Perforce
8 30 (3.24%) Citrix
9 28 (3.02%) SaltStack
10 25 (2.70%) Akamai
11 23 (2.48%) New Relic
12 19 (2.05%) F5
13 13 (1.40%) DigitalOcean
14 12 (1.30%) Atlassian
14 12 (1.30%) Cisco
15 11 (1.19%) AppDynamics
16 10 (1.08%) RightScale
17 8 (0.86%) IBM
18 7 (0.76%) SAP
19 6 (0.65%) Google
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