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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
UK / England
Rank 93 173 219
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +46
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1014 650 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.44% 1.42% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.50% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 483 378
Median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £448 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £63.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -

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
39347 43465 43051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.73% 94.90% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25790 28106 27435
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1337 1598 1727
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

DevOps Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +50 700 £525 +10.52% 126
Yorkshire +18 70 £475 +9.82% 25
North West +42 67 £430 +7.50% 15
South East +14 65 £475 +5.55% 27
North East +21 39 £325 -35.96% 2
East of England +17 35 £500 +11.05% 3
South West +20 17 £488 +5.40% 7
West Midlands -5 14 £450 - 4
East Midlands -5 3 £488 - 5
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 2183 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1411 (64.64%) Linux
3 1152 (52.77%) Puppet
4 968 (44.34%) Ansible
5 946 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
6 925 (42.37%) Jenkins
7 864 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
8 850 (38.94%) Python
9 804 (36.83%) Docker
10 788 (36.10%) Continuous Integration
11 696 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
12 621 (28.45%) Git (software)
13 588 (26.94%) Configuration Management
14 570 (26.11%) Java
15 559 (25.61%) Ruby
16 445 (20.38%) Bash Shell
17 357 (16.35%) VMware
18 328 (15.03%) Continuous Delivery
19 317 (14.52%) Windows
20 312 (14.29%) Unix
21 307 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
22 291 (13.33%) Security Cleared
23 284 (13.01%) Terraform
24 282 (12.92%) Kubernetes
25 281 (12.87%) JIRA
26 277 (12.69%) Scrum
27 276 (12.64%) CentOS
28 275 (12.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
29 271 (12.41%) Perl
30 259 (11.86%) Finance

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
1 221 (10.12%) Apache
2 212 (9.71%) Confluence
3 172 (7.88%) OpenStack
4 146 (6.69%) Elasticsearch
5 139 (6.37%) nginx
5 139 (6.37%) Tomcat
6 72 (3.30%) JBoss
6 72 (3.30%) WebSphere
7 71 (3.25%) IIS
8 59 (2.70%) WebLogic
9 50 (2.29%) Apache Spark
10 39 (1.79%) Jetty
11 29 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
12 28 (1.28%) WildFly
13 20 (0.92%) Mule ESB
13 20 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (0.69%) CloudStack
15 12 (0.55%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.50%) CMS
16 11 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 52 (2.38%) HipChat
2 28 (1.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.046%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (0.87%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.046%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.046%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 946 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
2 307 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 167 (7.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 167 (7.65%) GitHub
4 140 (6.41%) Amazon EC2
5 99 (4.54%) Amazon S3
6 95 (4.35%) PaaS
7 86 (3.94%) IaaS
8 65 (2.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 46 (2.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 45 (2.06%) Route 53
11 42 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
12 40 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 35 (1.60%) Amazon ELB
14 31 (1.42%) CloudFront
15 26 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
15 26 (1.19%) SaaS
16 23 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
16 23 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
17 20 (0.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 151 (6.92%) DNS
2 150 (6.87%) TCP/IP
3 127 (5.82%) HTTP
4 125 (5.73%) SSL
5 118 (5.41%) Firewall
6 67 (3.07%) VPN
7 65 (2.98%) LDAP
8 63 (2.89%) SSH
9 62 (2.84%) OpenVPN
10 52 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
11 38 (1.74%) DHCP
12 34 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
13 33 (1.51%) Internet
14 27 (1.24%) Network Security
15 24 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
15 24 (1.10%) Kerberos
16 14 (0.64%) SMTP
17 12 (0.55%) DMZ
18 10 (0.46%) FTP
18 10 (0.46%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (10.35%) PostgreSQL
2 185 (8.47%) Hadoop
3 164 (7.51%) Big Data
4 159 (7.28%) MySQL
5 148 (6.78%) MongoDB
6 96 (4.40%) NoSQL
7 86 (3.94%) Amazon RDS
8 82 (3.76%) SQL Server
9 69 (3.16%) Redis
10 56 (2.57%) Relational Database
11 41 (1.88%) Apache Hive
12 34 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
13 30 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 19 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 17 (0.78%) RDBMS
16 16 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
17 14 (0.64%) DB2
18 10 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
19 9 (0.41%) HBase
19 9 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 925 (42.37%) Jenkins
2 621 (28.45%) Git (software)
3 281 (12.87%) JIRA
4 224 (10.26%) Maven
5 186 (8.52%) Sonatype Nexus
6 166 (7.60%) Vagrant
7 127 (5.82%) TeamCity
8 118 (5.41%) Subversion
9 108 (4.95%) Bitbucket
10 103 (4.72%) Ant
11 99 (4.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 98 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 87 (3.99%) SonarQube
14 76 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
15 72 (3.30%) JUnit
16 57 (2.61%) Hudson
17 53 (2.43%) JIRA Agile
18 50 (2.29%) Liquibase
19 49 (2.24%) Gradle
20 48 (2.20%) Selenium
General
1 259 (11.86%) Finance
2 128 (5.86%) Banking
3 53 (2.43%) Retail
4 36 (1.65%) Marketing
5 31 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 22 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 20 (0.92%) Games
8 19 (0.87%) Front Office
9 13 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 12 (0.55%) Publishing
11 11 (0.50%) Electronics
11 11 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.46%) Advertising
13 4 (0.18%) Law
14 3 (0.14%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.092%) Back Office
15 2 (0.092%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.046%) Billing
16 1 (0.046%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.046%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (8.29%) Web Services
2 169 (7.74%) ELK Stack
3 118 (5.41%) .NET
4 101 (4.63%) Node.js
5 88 (4.03%) LAMP
6 87 (3.99%) Software Packaging
7 68 (3.11%) MCollective
8 63 (2.89%) RabbitMQ
9 62 (2.84%) LEMP Stack
10 46 (2.11%) LAPP Stack
11 44 (2.02%) JSON
12 38 (1.74%) Middleware
13 36 (1.65%) HTML
13 36 (1.65%) REST
14 34 (1.56%) Kafka
15 31 (1.42%) Sensu
16 30 (1.37%) Spring
17 28 (1.28%) J2EE
18 27 (1.24%) XML
19 26 (1.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 83 (3.80%) Public Cloud
2 69 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (2.79%) Private Cloud
4 46 (2.11%) Data Centre
5 27 (1.24%) Fintech
6 24 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.05%) Clustering
8 16 (0.73%) Credit Risk
8 16 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (0.69%) Mobile App
10 14 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 13 (0.60%) Hedge funds
12 12 (0.55%) Digital Media
12 12 (0.55%) PKI
13 9 (0.41%) iPad
13 9 (0.41%) Replication
13 9 (0.41%) Virtual Team
14 8 (0.37%) Data Structures
14 8 (0.37%) DataPower
15 7 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1411 (64.64%) Linux
2 317 (14.52%) Windows
3 312 (14.29%) Unix
4 276 (12.64%) CentOS
5 275 (12.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 158 (7.24%) Ubuntu
7 94 (4.31%) Windows Server
8 76 (3.48%) CoreOS
9 38 (1.74%) Debian
9 38 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (1.42%) AIX
11 30 (1.37%) RancherOS
12 26 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (0.96%) Fedora
14 17 (0.78%) SUSE
15 9 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
16 6 (0.27%) Solaris
16 6 (0.27%) zOS
17 5 (0.23%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2183 (100.00%) DevOps
2 864 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 788 (36.10%) Continuous Integration
4 588 (26.94%) Configuration Management
5 328 (15.03%) Continuous Delivery
6 277 (12.69%) Scrum
7 250 (11.45%) Open Source
8 133 (6.09%) Continuous Deployment
9 129 (5.91%) Migration
10 114 (5.22%) High Availability
11 109 (4.99%) Microservices
12 98 (4.49%) E-Commerce
13 88 (4.03%) Load Balancing
14 74 (3.39%) Service Management
14 74 (3.39%) Web Operations
15 71 (3.25%) Build Automation
16 69 (3.16%) Workflow
17 66 (3.02%) Coaching
18 64 (2.93%) Software Engineering
19 58 (2.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 850 (38.94%) Python
2 570 (26.11%) Java
3 559 (25.61%) Ruby
4 445 (20.38%) Bash Shell
5 271 (12.41%) Perl
6 222 (10.17%) PowerShell
7 164 (7.51%) SQL
8 150 (6.87%) Shell Script
9 130 (5.96%) Go
10 121 (5.54%) PHP
11 100 (4.58%) JavaScript
12 70 (3.21%) C#
13 64 (2.93%) Scala
14 45 (2.06%) Groovy
15 43 (1.97%) C
16 40 (1.83%) C++
17 19 (0.87%) R
18 12 (0.55%) Korn
19 11 (0.50%) T-SQL
20 10 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 291 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 240 (10.99%) SC Cleared
3 47 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 46 (2.11%) Degree
5 29 (1.33%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.15%) AWS Certification
6 25 (1.15%) CTC Cleared
7 12 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.41%) CCA
9 8 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.32%) MCSE
11 6 (0.27%) MCSA
12 5 (0.23%) RHCE
13 2 (0.092%) MCSD
14 1 (0.046%) CCNA
14 1 (0.046%) CCNP
14 1 (0.046%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.046%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.046%) RHCA
14 1 (0.046%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.38%) QA
2 22 (1.01%) PCI DSS
3 15 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.14%) EMIR
4 3 (0.14%) MiFID
4 3 (0.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.046%) GCP
5 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 804 (36.83%) Docker
2 182 (8.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (4.90%) vCloud
4 79 (3.62%) Virtual Machines
5 57 (2.61%) Active Directory
6 56 (2.57%) Squid
7 51 (2.34%) Postfix
8 47 (2.15%) Xen
9 45 (2.06%) etcd
10 36 (1.65%) HDFS
11 34 (1.56%) flannel
12 25 (1.15%) vSphere
13 19 (0.87%) VirtualBox
14 17 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
15 15 (0.69%) KVM
16 13 (0.60%) VMware ESX
16 13 (0.60%) XenServer
17 12 (0.55%) Hyper-V
18 9 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 8 (0.37%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1152 (52.77%) Puppet
2 968 (44.34%) Ansible
3 696 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
4 284 (13.01%) Terraform
5 282 (12.92%) Kubernetes
6 146 (6.69%) logstash
7 128 (5.86%) Kibana
8 114 (5.22%) ZABBIX
9 107 (4.90%) Rancher
10 98 (4.49%) Salt
11 87 (3.99%) Nagios
12 79 (3.62%) Mesos
13 58 (2.66%) Consul
14 56 (2.57%) Packer
15 46 (2.11%) Graphite
16 41 (1.88%) Marathon
17 39 (1.79%) HAProxy
18 32 (1.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
18 32 (1.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
19 30 (1.37%) Grafana
Vendors
1 357 (16.35%) VMware
2 252 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 180 (8.25%) Atlassian
4 176 (8.06%) Oracle
5 127 (5.82%) Microsoft
6 78 (3.57%) Splunk
7 64 (2.93%) SaltStack
8 59 (2.70%) IBM
9 58 (2.66%) Sonatype
10 47 (2.15%) Google
11 45 (2.06%) Hortonworks
12 42 (1.92%) New Relic
13 39 (1.79%) Rackspace
14 34 (1.56%) AppDynamics
14 34 (1.56%) HP
15 26 (1.19%) Cisco
16 22 (1.01%) Informatica
16 22 (1.01%) Siebel
17 19 (0.87%) Axway
17 19 (0.87%) MuleSoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475 - £530 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + accomodation
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago