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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 91 221 301
Rank change year-on-year
+130 +80
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1230 557 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.47% 1.07% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.13% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 393 276
Median daily rate £500 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £555 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -
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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +95 829 £525 +10.52% 114
South East +96 130 £475 +8.57% 34
Yorkshire +27 83 £500 +25.00% 11
West Midlands +12 45 £475 +5.55% 10
North West +31 31 £435 -0.57% 16
East of England +9 30 £500 +17.64% 13
East Midlands +10 29 £423 -0.58% 1
South West +15 24 £463 -2.63% 12
North East -9 24 £459 -8.20% 2
Midlands -10 2 £500 -
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 2355 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1634 (69.38%) Linux
3 1369 (58.13%) Puppet
4 1060 (45.01%) Amazon AWS
5 977 (41.49%) Ansible
6 951 (40.38%) Jenkins
7 920 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
8 869 (36.90%) Opscode Chef
9 850 (36.09%) Python
10 813 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
11 811 (34.44%) Docker
12 689 (29.26%) Git (software)
12 689 (29.26%) Ruby
13 655 (27.81%) Java
14 639 (27.13%) Configuration Management
15 405 (17.20%) Bash Shell
16 381 (16.18%) Continuous Delivery
16 381 (16.18%) Unix
17 363 (15.41%) Perl
18 332 (14.10%) VMware
18 332 (14.10%) Kubernetes
19 330 (14.01%) Apache
20 313 (13.29%) Red Hat
20 313 (13.29%) Open Source
21 309 (13.12%) Microsoft Azure
22 308 (13.08%) Windows
23 300 (12.74%) Security Cleared
24 295 (12.53%) CentOS
25 289 (12.27%) Scrum
26 281 (11.93%) PostgreSQL

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
1 330 (14.01%) Apache
2 252 (10.70%) Tomcat
3 223 (9.47%) OpenStack
4 199 (8.45%) Confluence
5 155 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
6 137 (5.82%) nginx
7 98 (4.16%) WebLogic
8 95 (4.03%) JBoss
9 71 (3.01%) WebSphere
10 66 (2.80%) IIS
11 58 (2.46%) Cloud Foundry
12 46 (1.95%) Jetty
13 20 (0.85%) Mongrel
14 18 (0.76%) Mule ESB
14 18 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
15 16 (0.68%) WildFly
16 13 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
17 11 (0.47%) Apache Spark
17 11 (0.47%) CMS
18 9 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 77 (3.27%) HipChat
2 33 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (0.64%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.042%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.042%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.042%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1060 (45.01%) Amazon AWS
2 309 (13.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 145 (6.16%) PaaS
4 143 (6.07%) GitHub
5 141 (5.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 140 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
7 125 (5.31%) IaaS
8 78 (3.31%) Amazon S3
9 64 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
10 60 (2.55%) SaaS
11 56 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 43 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
13 33 (1.40%) Route 53
14 28 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
15 27 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 27 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 25 (1.06%) Google App Engine
17 23 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
18 21 (0.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 21 (0.89%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 208 (8.83%) DNS
2 168 (7.13%) TCP/IP
3 126 (5.35%) HTTP
4 121 (5.14%) SSL
5 120 (5.10%) Firewall
6 89 (3.78%) OpenVPN
7 82 (3.48%) SSH
8 77 (3.27%) OpenLDAP
9 65 (2.76%) VPN
10 51 (2.17%) Network Security
11 42 (1.78%) DHCP
11 42 (1.78%) Internet
11 42 (1.78%) LDAP
12 33 (1.40%) FTP
13 31 (1.32%) IPsec
13 31 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
14 24 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
15 13 (0.55%) DMZ
15 13 (0.55%) ICMP
15 13 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (11.93%) PostgreSQL
2 231 (9.81%) MongoDB
2 231 (9.81%) MySQL
3 131 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 121 (5.14%) NoSQL
5 91 (3.86%) Redis
6 80 (3.40%) SQL Server
7 65 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
8 57 (2.42%) Big Data
9 48 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 41 (1.74%) Relational Database
11 23 (0.98%) Azure SQL Database
12 20 (0.85%) RDBMS
13 16 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (0.30%) DB2
15 7 (0.30%) Informix
15 7 (0.30%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.25%) InfluxDB
17 5 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 951 (40.38%) Jenkins
2 689 (29.26%) Git (software)
3 250 (10.62%) JIRA
4 228 (9.68%) Maven
5 192 (8.15%) Sonatype Nexus
6 170 (7.22%) Vagrant
7 155 (6.58%) TeamCity
8 139 (5.90%) Ant
9 116 (4.93%) Subversion
10 109 (4.63%) Bitbucket
11 104 (4.42%) SonarQube
12 90 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
13 88 (3.74%) JUnit
14 79 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 75 (3.18%) Hudson
16 72 (3.06%) JIRA Agile
17 69 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 68 (2.89%) Liquibase
19 56 (2.38%) Artifactory
19 56 (2.38%) Travis CI
General
1 279 (11.85%) Finance
2 113 (4.80%) Banking
3 80 (3.40%) Retail
4 32 (1.36%) Publishing
5 31 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 30 (1.27%) Front Office
7 23 (0.98%) Marketing
8 20 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 18 (0.76%) Games
9 18 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 12 (0.51%) Advertising
10 12 (0.51%) Electronics
10 12 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.38%) Law
12 6 (0.25%) Back Office
13 4 (0.17%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.13%) Automotive
14 3 (0.13%) Local Government
15 2 (0.085%) Legal
15 2 (0.085%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 230 (9.77%) Web Services
2 145 (6.16%) ELK Stack
3 142 (6.03%) .NET
4 116 (4.93%) LAMP
5 110 (4.67%) Node.js
6 96 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
7 91 (3.86%) MCollective
8 89 (3.78%) Software Packaging
9 76 (3.23%) JSON
10 67 (2.85%) HTML
10 67 (2.85%) LAPP Stack
10 67 (2.85%) Middleware
11 65 (2.76%) LEMP Stack
12 54 (2.29%) Sensu
13 53 (2.25%) J2EE
14 49 (2.08%) XML
15 42 (1.78%) REST
15 42 (1.78%) Spring
16 29 (1.23%) JMS
16 29 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 112 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 70 (2.97%) Private Cloud
3 54 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (1.95%) Data Centre
5 35 (1.49%) Clustering
6 28 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 22 (0.93%) Mobile App
9 17 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
10 15 (0.64%) Fintech
10 15 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (0.59%) Hedge funds
12 12 (0.51%) Digital Media
12 12 (0.51%) Replication
13 11 (0.47%) Management Information System
13 11 (0.47%) User Experience
13 11 (0.47%) Wiki
14 10 (0.42%) DataPower
14 10 (0.42%) iPad
15 8 (0.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1634 (69.38%) Linux
2 381 (16.18%) Unix
3 308 (13.08%) Windows
4 295 (12.53%) CentOS
5 273 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 178 (7.56%) Ubuntu
7 77 (3.27%) CoreOS
8 66 (2.80%) Windows Server
9 43 (1.83%) Fedora
10 39 (1.66%) Debian
11 29 (1.23%) RancherOS
12 22 (0.93%) AIX
13 20 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (0.51%) Solaris
15 10 (0.42%) VMS
16 8 (0.34%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.21%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.21%) SUSE
18 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2355 (100.00%) DevOps
2 920 (39.07%) Agile Software Development
3 813 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
4 639 (27.13%) Configuration Management
5 381 (16.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 313 (13.29%) Open Source
7 289 (12.27%) Scrum
8 140 (5.94%) E-Commerce
9 122 (5.18%) Continuous Deployment
10 116 (4.93%) Software Engineering
11 113 (4.80%) Release Management
12 107 (4.54%) Load Balancing
13 106 (4.50%) High Availability
14 102 (4.33%) Migration
15 98 (4.16%) Web Operations
16 88 (3.74%) Coaching
17 87 (3.69%) Service Management
18 79 (3.35%) Microservices
19 78 (3.31%) Security Hardening
19 78 (3.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 850 (36.09%) Python
2 689 (29.26%) Ruby
3 655 (27.81%) Java
4 405 (17.20%) Bash Shell
5 363 (15.41%) Perl
6 251 (10.66%) PowerShell
7 176 (7.47%) PHP
8 174 (7.39%) Shell Script
9 169 (7.18%) SQL
10 150 (6.37%) Go
11 117 (4.97%) JavaScript
12 71 (3.01%) C#
13 56 (2.38%) Scala
14 48 (2.04%) C++
15 32 (1.36%) C
16 30 (1.27%) Groovy
17 12 (0.51%) Erlang
18 11 (0.47%) Clojure
19 10 (0.42%) Jython
20 7 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 300 (12.74%) Security Cleared
2 238 (10.11%) SC Cleared
3 83 (3.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 53 (2.25%) Degree
5 32 (1.36%) CTC Cleared
6 18 (0.76%) AWS Certification
7 14 (0.59%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.30%) MCSA
9 7 (0.30%) RHCE
10 6 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.21%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.21%) MCSE
12 3 (0.13%) CCEA
12 3 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.13%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.085%) CCDA
13 2 (0.085%) CCIE
13 2 (0.085%) CCNA
13 2 (0.085%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.00%) QA
2 26 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.085%) COBIT
5 2 (0.085%) GCP
6 1 (0.042%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.042%) ISO20022
System Software
1 811 (34.44%) Docker
2 147 (6.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (6.07%) vCloud
4 85 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
5 79 (3.35%) Squid
6 76 (3.23%) etcd
7 73 (3.10%) Postfix
8 68 (2.89%) flannel
9 56 (2.38%) Active Directory
10 50 (2.12%) vSphere
11 43 (1.83%) KVM
12 36 (1.53%) Xen
13 29 (1.23%) Ceph
14 27 (1.15%) Hyper-V
15 25 (1.06%) GlusterFS
16 18 (0.76%) HDFS
17 13 (0.55%) VirtualBox
17 13 (0.55%) VMware ESX
18 11 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
19 10 (0.42%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1369 (58.13%) Puppet
2 977 (41.49%) Ansible
3 869 (36.90%) Opscode Chef
4 332 (14.10%) Kubernetes
5 272 (11.55%) Terraform
6 163 (6.92%) logstash
7 128 (5.44%) ZABBIX
8 118 (5.01%) Kibana
9 115 (4.88%) Rancher
10 113 (4.80%) Nagios
11 92 (3.91%) Mesos
11 92 (3.91%) Packer
12 83 (3.52%) Salt
13 66 (2.80%) HAProxy
14 56 (2.38%) Graphite
15 54 (2.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 54 (2.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 44 (1.87%) Consul
17 38 (1.61%) Marathon
18 35 (1.49%) Icinga
Vendors
1 332 (14.10%) VMware
2 313 (13.29%) Red Hat
3 193 (8.20%) Oracle
4 157 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 150 (6.37%) Microsoft
6 113 (4.80%) Splunk
7 88 (3.74%) Sonatype
8 68 (2.89%) Google
9 67 (2.85%) IBM
10 58 (2.46%) Rackspace
11 56 (2.38%) SaltStack
12 42 (1.78%) New Relic
13 30 (1.27%) AppDynamics
14 25 (1.06%) Cisco
15 23 (0.98%) F5
16 19 (0.81%) Hortonworks
16 19 (0.81%) webMethods
17 18 (0.76%) Adobe
17 18 (0.76%) Dynatrace
17 18 (0.76%) HP
Wiltshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
BBC Research & Development
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Xcede
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Rate DOE - 6 month Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £540 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + extensive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.0 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago