The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 22 71 117
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +46
Contract jobs citing DevOps 1570 674 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.09% 2.86% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.31% 3.50% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 500 313
Median daily rate £515 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.93% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
+18.62% -
DevOps
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18896 19263 18719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.28% 81.61% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13647 13767 13147
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 233 227
Median hourly rate £22.38 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £64.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in London

DevOps
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevOps across the London region.

DevOps Daily Rate Trend in London

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in London

DevOps
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DevOps across the London region.

DevOps Hourly Rate Trend in London

DevOps
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +35 211 £525 +5.00% 66
Croydon +8 32 £478 +9.14% 6
Westminster - 17 £525 -
Bromley +6 11 £600 +41.17% 1
Harrow - 9 £498 -
Hammersmith +5 6 £488 -
Osterley - 6 £515 -
Canary Wharf +8 5 £475 -
Feltham - 3 £450 -
Docklands, London - 3 £650 -
Uxbridge +2 1 £600 +100.00% 4
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £475 - 1
Twickenham - 1 £388 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 1540 (53.47%) Linux
2 1297 (45.03%) Puppet
3 1293 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 1092 (37.92%) Amazon AWS
5 942 (32.71%) Ansible
6 932 (32.36%) Continuous Integration
7 926 (32.15%) Jenkins
8 908 (31.53%) Java
9 853 (29.62%) Docker
10 847 (29.41%) Python
11 822 (28.54%) Opscode Chef
12 761 (26.42%) Git (software)
13 714 (24.79%) Ruby
14 682 (23.68%) Configuration Management
15 436 (15.14%) Finance
16 430 (14.93%) Continuous Delivery
17 429 (14.90%) Open Source
18 418 (14.51%) Bash Shell
19 399 (13.85%) Windows
20 390 (13.54%) TDD
21 388 (13.47%) Unix
22 384 (13.33%) Scrum
23 373 (12.95%) Perl
24 372 (12.92%) Security Cleared
25 359 (12.47%) Web Services
26 354 (12.29%) Kubernetes
27 352 (12.22%) Apache
28 328 (11.39%) JavaScript
28 328 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
29 324 (11.25%) MongoDB

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 352 (12.22%) Apache
2 233 (8.09%) Tomcat
3 230 (7.99%) Confluence
4 213 (7.40%) OpenStack
5 177 (6.15%) nginx
6 174 (6.04%) Elasticsearch
7 83 (2.88%) IIS
8 70 (2.43%) Cloud Foundry
9 69 (2.40%) JBoss
10 39 (1.35%) Apache Spark
11 37 (1.28%) CMS
12 33 (1.15%) WebSphere
13 31 (1.08%) Jetty
14 25 (0.87%) WebLogic
15 17 (0.59%) WordPress
16 15 (0.52%) SharePoint
17 14 (0.49%) Apache Solr
18 13 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 13 (0.45%) Mule ESB
19 11 (0.38%) Drupal
Applications
1 58 (2.01%) HipChat
2 40 (1.39%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.17%) MS Office
3 5 (0.17%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.14%) MS Project
4 4 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.069%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 14 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.14%) Endur
6 3 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.069%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.069%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.035%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.035%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1092 (37.92%) Amazon AWS
2 328 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 236 (8.19%) GitHub
4 151 (5.24%) Amazon EC2
5 143 (4.97%) PaaS
6 136 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 127 (4.41%) IaaS
8 93 (3.23%) SaaS
9 82 (2.85%) Amazon S3
10 52 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
11 51 (1.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 43 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
13 29 (1.01%) Amazon SQS
13 29 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
13 29 (1.01%) Heroku
14 25 (0.87%) CloudFront
14 25 (0.87%) Route 53
15 24 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 20 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
16 20 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 186 (6.46%) DNS
2 179 (6.22%) TCP/IP
3 144 (5.00%) HTTP
4 92 (3.19%) SSL
5 80 (2.78%) Firewall
6 79 (2.74%) VPN
7 69 (2.40%) Internet
8 62 (2.15%) LDAP
8 62 (2.15%) SSH
9 49 (1.70%) OpenVPN
10 45 (1.56%) OpenLDAP
11 38 (1.32%) LAN
11 38 (1.32%) WAN
12 30 (1.04%) SAN
13 29 (1.01%) Network Security
14 24 (0.83%) DMZ
14 24 (0.83%) IPsec
15 22 (0.76%) DHCP
16 21 (0.73%) FTP
17 20 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (11.25%) MongoDB
1 324 (11.25%) PostgreSQL
2 294 (10.21%) MySQL
3 275 (9.55%) NoSQL
4 202 (7.01%) Hadoop
5 185 (6.42%) SQL Server
6 171 (5.94%) Big Data
7 96 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 91 (3.16%) Redis
8 91 (3.16%) Relational Database
9 78 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
10 51 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 39 (1.35%) RDBMS
12 30 (1.04%) Oracle Database
13 23 (0.80%) HBase
14 22 (0.76%) Neo4j
15 20 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (0.63%) Data Mining
16 18 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (0.59%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 926 (32.15%) Jenkins
2 761 (26.42%) Git (software)
3 318 (11.04%) JIRA
4 242 (8.40%) Maven
5 215 (7.47%) TeamCity
6 166 (5.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 141 (4.90%) Subversion
8 126 (4.38%) Artifactory
9 112 (3.89%) Ant
9 112 (3.89%) Octopus Deploy
10 111 (3.85%) Hudson
11 94 (3.26%) Vagrant
12 90 (3.13%) JUnit
13 86 (2.99%) SonarQube
14 84 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 83 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 80 (2.78%) GitLab
17 68 (2.36%) Selenium
18 67 (2.33%) Gradle
19 63 (2.19%) Bitbucket
General
1 436 (15.14%) Finance
2 245 (8.51%) Banking
3 128 (4.44%) Retail
4 57 (1.98%) Marketing
5 53 (1.84%) Investment Banking
6 43 (1.49%) Games
7 41 (1.42%) Publishing
8 40 (1.39%) Financial Institution
9 39 (1.35%) Front Office
10 37 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 23 (0.80%) Legal
12 18 (0.63%) Back Office
12 18 (0.63%) Electronics
13 17 (0.59%) Law
14 15 (0.52%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.42%) Advertising
16 5 (0.17%) International Banking
17 3 (0.10%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.10%) Retail Banking
18 1 (0.035%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1383 (48.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 430 (14.93%) Developer
3 375 (13.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 330 (11.46%) AWS DevOps
5 304 (10.56%) AWS Engineer
6 289 (10.03%) Linux Engineer
7 274 (9.51%) Senior DevOps
8 248 (8.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 207 (7.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 195 (6.77%) Consultant
11 190 (6.60%) Architect
12 154 (5.35%) DevOps Consultant
13 144 (5.00%) Java Developer
14 130 (4.51%) Cloud Engineer
15 105 (3.65%) Lead DevOps
16 77 (2.67%) Java Engineer
17 75 (2.60%) Senior Developer
18 73 (2.53%) Automation Engineer
19 70 (2.43%) Administrator
19 70 (2.43%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (12.47%) Web Services
2 244 (8.47%) .NET
3 217 (7.53%) Node.js
4 212 (7.36%) HTML
5 150 (5.21%) CSS
6 136 (4.72%) AngularJS
7 133 (4.62%) ELK Stack
7 133 (4.62%) LAMP
8 121 (4.20%) HTML5
9 107 (3.72%) REST
10 102 (3.54%) Spring
11 101 (3.51%) Sensu
12 89 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
13 83 (2.88%) XML
14 82 (2.85%) J2EE
15 76 (2.64%) RESTful
16 62 (2.15%) ASP.NET
17 61 (2.12%) CSS3
17 61 (2.12%) Hibernate
18 52 (1.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 126 (4.38%) Public Cloud
2 91 (3.16%) User Experience
3 90 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 72 (2.50%) Private Cloud
5 68 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 38 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 38 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 35 (1.22%) Clustering
9 33 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (1.11%) Computer Science
11 28 (0.97%) Fixed Income
12 27 (0.94%) Algorithms
12 27 (0.94%) Fintech
12 27 (0.94%) Wiki
13 26 (0.90%) Derivative
14 24 (0.83%) Blog
15 23 (0.80%) Equities
15 23 (0.80%) Visualisation
16 22 (0.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1540 (53.47%) Linux
2 399 (13.85%) Windows
3 388 (13.47%) Unix
4 288 (10.00%) CentOS
5 243 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 170 (5.90%) Ubuntu
7 127 (4.41%) Windows Server
8 108 (3.75%) CoreOS
9 35 (1.22%) Debian
10 33 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 29 (1.01%) Fedora
12 25 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 25 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (0.80%) Solaris
14 20 (0.69%) Android
15 16 (0.56%) VMS
15 16 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
16 13 (0.45%) Windows 7
17 11 (0.38%) Mac OS
17 11 (0.38%) RancherOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1293 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 932 (32.36%) Continuous Integration
3 682 (23.68%) Configuration Management
4 430 (14.93%) Continuous Delivery
5 429 (14.90%) Open Source
6 390 (13.54%) TDD
7 384 (13.33%) Scrum
8 235 (8.16%) E-Commerce
9 204 (7.08%) BDD
10 169 (5.87%) Migration
11 161 (5.59%) Software Engineering
12 155 (5.38%) Release Management
13 146 (5.07%) High Availability
14 135 (4.69%) Kanban
15 128 (4.44%) SOA
16 127 (4.41%) Mentoring
17 126 (4.38%) Microservices
18 106 (3.68%) ITIL
19 105 (3.65%) Automated Testing
20 104 (3.61%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 908 (31.53%) Java
2 847 (29.41%) Python
3 714 (24.79%) Ruby
4 418 (14.51%) Bash Shell
5 373 (12.95%) Perl
6 328 (11.39%) JavaScript
7 282 (9.79%) SQL
8 216 (7.50%) PowerShell
9 189 (6.56%) Go
10 173 (6.01%) C#
11 171 (5.94%) PHP
12 130 (4.51%) Scala
13 116 (4.03%) Shell Script
14 93 (3.23%) C++
15 65 (2.26%) Groovy
16 25 (0.87%) Clojure
17 20 (0.69%) C
17 20 (0.69%) Korn
18 18 (0.63%) Bourne shell
19 14 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 372 (12.92%) Security Cleared
2 303 (10.52%) SC Cleared
3 85 (2.95%) Degree
4 58 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 32 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 23 (0.80%) BC Cleared
7 21 (0.73%) AWS Certification
8 19 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
10 15 (0.52%) CCNA
11 11 (0.38%) PhD
12 10 (0.35%) CCNP
13 8 (0.28%) RHCE
13 8 (0.28%) RHCSA
14 7 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.21%) RHCA
16 4 (0.14%) CISSP
16 4 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (0.10%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (4.62%) QA
2 17 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (0.38%) COBIT
3 11 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.28%) SLA
5 7 (0.24%) GCP
6 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.10%) FATCA
8 2 (0.069%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.069%) SDET
9 1 (0.035%) WAI
9 1 (0.035%) WCAG
System Software
1 853 (29.62%) Docker
2 164 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (3.65%) etcd
4 101 (3.51%) flannel
5 96 (3.33%) vCloud
6 91 (3.16%) Active Directory
7 72 (2.50%) Ceph
8 70 (2.43%) GlusterFS
9 68 (2.36%) KVM
9 68 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
10 61 (2.12%) vSphere
11 45 (1.56%) Postfix
11 45 (1.56%) Xen
12 44 (1.53%) Squid
12 44 (1.53%) VMware ESX
13 43 (1.49%) Hyper-V
14 28 (0.97%) NFS
15 15 (0.52%) iptables
15 15 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
16 14 (0.49%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1297 (45.03%) Puppet
2 942 (32.71%) Ansible
3 822 (28.54%) Opscode Chef
4 354 (12.29%) Kubernetes
5 212 (7.36%) Terraform
6 200 (6.94%) logstash
7 190 (6.60%) Nagios
8 116 (4.03%) HAProxy
8 116 (4.03%) Kibana
9 115 (3.99%) ZABBIX
10 110 (3.82%) Graphite
11 84 (2.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 84 (2.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 78 (2.71%) Salt
13 74 (2.57%) rkt
14 70 (2.43%) Mesos
15 62 (2.15%) Packer
16 52 (1.81%) Rancher
17 42 (1.46%) Icinga
18 32 (1.11%) Grafana
Vendors
1 299 (10.38%) VMware
2 294 (10.21%) Red Hat
3 239 (8.30%) Oracle
4 179 (6.22%) Atlassian
5 160 (5.56%) Splunk
6 153 (5.31%) Microsoft
7 78 (2.71%) IBM
8 76 (2.64%) Google
9 60 (2.08%) Rackspace
10 58 (2.01%) Sonatype
11 49 (1.70%) New Relic
12 41 (1.42%) AppDynamics
13 36 (1.25%) Cisco
14 35 (1.22%) EMC
15 32 (1.11%) SaltStack
16 26 (0.90%) NetApp
17 25 (0.87%) Hortonworks
18 23 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
19 22 (0.76%) HP
20 21 (0.73%) hybris
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day £475, rolling contract
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £470 Per Day Contract
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day Rates up to £565/day, 6 month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £510 per day Dependant on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Stratospherec
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Searchability
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 6months+
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago