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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 91 241 329
Rank change year-on-year
+150 +88
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1264 509 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.54% 0.98% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 1.04% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 386 234
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £565 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.25% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.88 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.54% -
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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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
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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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 +126 806 £510 +13.33% 112
South East +91 132 £465 +3.33% 18
Yorkshire +45 103 £500 +25.00% 8
West Midlands +26 51 £415 +3.75% 3
North West +25 50 £450 -1.36% 15
East of England -8 45 £500 +25.00% 9
East Midlands +29 31 £400 -30.43% 5
South West +2 30 £425 -10.52% 6
North East -35 6 £520 +84.39% 3
Midlands -5 1 - -
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2202 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1545 (70.16%) Linux
3 1339 (60.81%) Puppet
4 978 (44.41%) Amazon AWS
5 912 (41.42%) Jenkins
6 906 (41.14%) Ansible
7 876 (39.78%) Opscode Chef
8 836 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
9 793 (36.01%) Python
10 775 (35.20%) Continuous Integration
11 710 (32.24%) Docker
12 694 (31.52%) Git (software)
13 666 (30.25%) Java
14 664 (30.15%) Ruby
15 643 (29.20%) Configuration Management
16 403 (18.30%) Unix
17 373 (16.94%) Bash Shell
18 363 (16.49%) Continuous Delivery
19 348 (15.80%) Perl
20 325 (14.76%) Windows
21 303 (13.76%) Open Source
22 301 (13.67%) Kubernetes
23 300 (13.62%) Red Hat
24 298 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
25 295 (13.40%) Apache
26 277 (12.58%) Tomcat
27 265 (12.03%) Finance
28 263 (11.94%) VMware
29 261 (11.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
30 257 (11.67%) Web Services

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
1 295 (13.40%) Apache
2 277 (12.58%) Tomcat
3 251 (11.40%) OpenStack
4 161 (7.31%) Confluence
5 156 (7.08%) nginx
6 121 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
7 97 (4.41%) WebLogic
8 83 (3.77%) JBoss
9 71 (3.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 65 (2.95%) WebSphere
11 63 (2.86%) IIS
12 45 (2.04%) Jetty
13 21 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
14 13 (0.59%) WebLogic Portal
15 11 (0.50%) Apache Spark
16 9 (0.41%) Mule ESB
17 8 (0.36%) CMS
17 8 (0.36%) GlassFish
18 7 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
18 7 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (2.09%) HipChat
2 25 (1.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.045%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.091%) Endur
5 1 (0.045%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 978 (44.41%) Amazon AWS
2 298 (13.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 149 (6.77%) GitHub
4 144 (6.54%) PaaS
5 129 (5.86%) Amazon EC2
6 126 (5.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 113 (5.13%) IaaS
8 76 (3.45%) Amazon S3
9 60 (2.72%) SaaS
10 58 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
11 50 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 42 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
13 37 (1.68%) Route 53
14 33 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
15 31 (1.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 28 (1.27%) Heroku
17 27 (1.23%) Google App Engine
18 24 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
18 24 (1.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 23 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 167 (7.58%) DNS
2 166 (7.54%) TCP/IP
3 116 (5.27%) HTTP
4 102 (4.63%) Firewall
5 91 (4.13%) SSL
6 50 (2.27%) Internet
6 50 (2.27%) VPN
7 47 (2.13%) SSH
8 44 (2.00%) Network Security
8 44 (2.00%) OpenVPN
9 40 (1.82%) LDAP
9 40 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
10 32 (1.45%) FTP
10 32 (1.45%) IPsec
11 31 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
12 30 (1.36%) DHCP
13 17 (0.77%) WAN
14 16 (0.73%) LAN
15 15 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
16 12 (0.54%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (11.17%) MongoDB
2 224 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
3 220 (9.99%) MySQL
4 139 (6.31%) NoSQL
5 98 (4.45%) Redis
6 89 (4.04%) SQL Server
7 69 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 61 (2.77%) Amazon RDS
9 60 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 48 (2.18%) Big Data
11 47 (2.13%) Relational Database
12 33 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
13 20 (0.91%) RDBMS
14 18 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (0.45%) Data Mining
15 10 (0.45%) InfluxDB
15 10 (0.45%) MariaDB
16 8 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (0.36%) DB2
16 8 (0.36%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 912 (41.42%) Jenkins
2 694 (31.52%) Git (software)
3 226 (10.26%) JIRA
4 212 (9.63%) Maven
5 155 (7.04%) Vagrant
6 149 (6.77%) TeamCity
7 148 (6.72%) Sonatype Nexus
8 118 (5.36%) Ant
9 109 (4.95%) Subversion
10 94 (4.27%) Hudson
11 90 (4.09%) Artifactory
12 78 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 74 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 65 (2.95%) GitLab
14 65 (2.95%) Octopus Deploy
14 65 (2.95%) SonarQube
15 59 (2.68%) Bitbucket
16 55 (2.50%) Travis CI
17 52 (2.36%) Gradle
18 49 (2.23%) Selenium
General
1 265 (12.03%) Finance
2 122 (5.54%) Banking
3 76 (3.45%) Retail
4 36 (1.63%) Publishing
5 30 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 27 (1.23%) Marketing
7 24 (1.09%) Front Office
8 19 (0.86%) Games
9 16 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 15 (0.68%) Electronics
10 15 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.50%) Advertising
12 11 (0.50%) Law
13 5 (0.23%) Legal
14 4 (0.18%) Back Office
14 4 (0.18%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.14%) Automotive
15 3 (0.14%) Local Government
16 1 (0.045%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (11.67%) Web Services
2 149 (6.77%) .NET
3 118 (5.36%) ELK Stack
4 116 (5.27%) Node.js
5 112 (5.09%) LAMP
6 97 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
7 76 (3.45%) Sensu
8 70 (3.18%) JSON
9 68 (3.09%) Middleware
10 65 (2.95%) HTML
11 56 (2.54%) LAPP Stack
12 55 (2.50%) J2EE
13 52 (2.36%) MCollective
13 52 (2.36%) XML
14 48 (2.18%) LEMP Stack
15 41 (1.86%) Software Packaging
16 39 (1.77%) REST
17 36 (1.63%) Spring
18 34 (1.54%) SOAP
19 33 (1.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 88 (4.00%) Public Cloud
2 76 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 57 (2.59%) Data Centre
4 48 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 30 (1.36%) Clustering
7 26 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 18 (0.82%) User Experience
10 17 (0.77%) Enterprise Cloud
10 17 (0.77%) Management Information System
11 16 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 13 (0.59%) Wiki
14 11 (0.50%) Fintech
15 10 (0.45%) Data Structures
15 10 (0.45%) iPad
15 10 (0.45%) Virtual Team
16 9 (0.41%) DataPower
16 9 (0.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1545 (70.16%) Linux
2 403 (18.30%) Unix
3 325 (14.76%) Windows
4 261 (11.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 244 (11.08%) CentOS
6 149 (6.77%) Ubuntu
7 82 (3.72%) CoreOS
8 63 (2.86%) Windows Server
9 46 (2.09%) Fedora
10 28 (1.27%) Debian
11 22 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (0.91%) AIX
12 20 (0.91%) VMS
13 17 (0.77%) RancherOS
14 14 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 14 (0.64%) Solaris
15 11 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
16 8 (0.36%) Android
16 8 (0.36%) SUSE
17 7 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2202 (100.00%) DevOps
2 836 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 775 (35.20%) Continuous Integration
4 643 (29.20%) Configuration Management
5 363 (16.49%) Continuous Delivery
6 303 (13.76%) Open Source
7 225 (10.22%) Scrum
8 138 (6.27%) E-Commerce
9 136 (6.18%) Software Engineering
10 130 (5.90%) Release Management
11 98 (4.45%) TDD
12 97 (4.41%) High Availability
12 97 (4.41%) Migration
13 83 (3.77%) Web Operations
14 82 (3.72%) Security Hardening
15 73 (3.32%) Load Balancing
16 72 (3.27%) Software Delivery
17 70 (3.18%) Continuous Improvement
18 61 (2.77%) Microservices
19 60 (2.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 793 (36.01%) Python
2 666 (30.25%) Java
3 664 (30.15%) Ruby
4 373 (16.94%) Bash Shell
5 348 (15.80%) Perl
6 242 (10.99%) PowerShell
7 201 (9.13%) SQL
8 157 (7.13%) Go
9 147 (6.68%) Shell Script
10 145 (6.58%) PHP
11 116 (5.27%) JavaScript
12 65 (2.95%) C#
13 48 (2.18%) Scala
14 46 (2.09%) C++
15 35 (1.59%) Groovy
16 18 (0.82%) C
17 11 (0.50%) Erlang
18 8 (0.36%) Jython
19 6 (0.27%) Clojure
20 5 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 250 (11.35%) Security Cleared
2 200 (9.08%) SC Cleared
3 52 (2.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 49 (2.23%) Degree
5 16 (0.73%) AWS Certification
5 16 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (0.27%) BC Cleared
6 6 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.18%) RHCE
8 3 (0.14%) CCEA
8 3 (0.14%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.091%) CCDA
9 2 (0.091%) CCIE
9 2 (0.091%) CCNA
9 2 (0.091%) CCNP
9 2 (0.091%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.091%) MCSE
10 1 (0.045%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (1.68%) QA
2 25 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.27%) COBIT
5 2 (0.091%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.045%) GCP
6 1 (0.045%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 710 (32.24%) Docker
2 123 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (4.04%) vCloud
4 84 (3.81%) etcd
5 80 (3.63%) flannel
6 78 (3.54%) vSphere
7 73 (3.32%) Virtual Machines
8 56 (2.54%) Active Directory
9 50 (2.27%) KVM
10 46 (2.09%) Ceph
11 43 (1.95%) GlusterFS
12 36 (1.63%) Postfix
12 36 (1.63%) Squid
13 35 (1.59%) Xen
14 32 (1.45%) VMware ESX
15 29 (1.32%) Hyper-V
16 15 (0.68%) NFS
17 11 (0.50%) LXC
18 10 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 9 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1339 (60.81%) Puppet
2 906 (41.14%) Ansible
3 876 (39.78%) Opscode Chef
4 301 (13.67%) Kubernetes
5 209 (9.49%) Terraform
6 150 (6.81%) logstash
7 148 (6.72%) Nagios
8 91 (4.13%) Mesos
9 89 (4.04%) Kibana
10 88 (4.00%) ZABBIX
11 87 (3.95%) Salt
12 83 (3.77%) Packer
13 82 (3.72%) Graphite
14 74 (3.36%) HAProxy
15 65 (2.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 65 (2.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 52 (2.36%) Rancher
17 50 (2.27%) rkt
18 47 (2.13%) Icinga
19 36 (1.63%) Consul
Vendors
1 300 (13.62%) Red Hat
2 263 (11.94%) VMware
3 166 (7.54%) Oracle
4 140 (6.36%) Microsoft
5 123 (5.59%) Splunk
6 120 (5.45%) Atlassian
7 78 (3.54%) IBM
8 66 (3.00%) Google
9 52 (2.36%) Rackspace
10 46 (2.09%) Sonatype
11 44 (2.00%) SaltStack
12 42 (1.91%) New Relic
13 28 (1.27%) AppDynamics
14 24 (1.09%) Cisco
15 22 (1.00%) F5
16 20 (0.91%) NetApp
17 19 (0.86%) webMethods
18 18 (0.82%) Adobe
19 16 (0.73%) hybris
20 15 (0.68%) Akamai
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day £475, rolling contract
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day Rates up to £565/day, 6 month contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £385 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £435 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £525 - £625 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + REMOTE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago