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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 18 69 106
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +37
Contract jobs citing DevOps 1802 721 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.93% 3.06% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.25% 3.71% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1256 533 362
Median daily rate £525 £475 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 -
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
19487 19445 19805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.78% 82.40% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13983 13860 13790
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 219 235
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +49 283 £538 +13.15% 74
Croydon +9 39 £425 -10.52% 4
Westminster - 28 £525 -
Bromley +12 11 £650 +52.94%
Harrow - 7 £495 -
Canary Wharf +3 6 £450 -5.26%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 3 £475 - 1
Hammersmith +2 3 £488 -
Feltham - 3 £450 -
Osterley - 3 £515 -
Docklands, London +8 1 £650 +85.71%
Uxbridge -1 1 £600 +100.00% 1
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Twickenham - 1 £388 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1680 (52.50%) Linux
2 1440 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1391 (43.47%) Puppet
4 1267 (39.59%) Amazon AWS
5 1049 (32.78%) Ansible
6 1044 (32.63%) Continuous Integration
7 1026 (32.06%) Jenkins
8 952 (29.75%) Java
9 941 (29.41%) Python
10 935 (29.22%) Docker
11 867 (27.09%) Opscode Chef
12 819 (25.59%) Git (software)
13 759 (23.72%) Ruby
14 701 (21.91%) Configuration Management
15 495 (15.47%) Finance
16 487 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
17 469 (14.66%) Scrum
18 454 (14.19%) Bash Shell
19 445 (13.91%) Open Source
20 437 (13.66%) Security Cleared
21 429 (13.41%) TDD
22 425 (13.28%) Windows
23 410 (12.81%) Apache
24 398 (12.44%) JIRA
25 394 (12.31%) Unix
26 392 (12.25%) Kubernetes
27 391 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
28 373 (11.66%) Perl
29 369 (11.53%) Web Services
30 368 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 410 (12.81%) Apache
2 292 (9.13%) Confluence
3 250 (7.81%) Elasticsearch
4 245 (7.66%) Tomcat
5 230 (7.19%) OpenStack
6 172 (5.38%) nginx
7 87 (2.72%) IIS
8 86 (2.69%) Cloud Foundry
9 74 (2.31%) JBoss
10 54 (1.69%) Apache Spark
11 43 (1.34%) WebSphere
12 42 (1.31%) Jetty
13 41 (1.28%) CMS
14 21 (0.66%) WebLogic
15 20 (0.63%) Mule ESB
16 19 (0.59%) WordPress
17 16 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 15 (0.47%) Mule
18 15 (0.47%) WildFly
19 14 (0.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 96 (3.00%) HipChat
2 39 (1.22%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.094%) MS Office
4 3 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.063%) Gliffy
5 2 (0.063%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.13%) Endur
7 3 (0.094%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.063%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.063%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.063%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.031%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.031%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1267 (39.59%) Amazon AWS
2 368 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 255 (7.97%) GitHub
4 164 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
5 163 (5.09%) PaaS
6 152 (4.75%) IaaS
7 143 (4.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 95 (2.97%) Amazon S3
9 94 (2.94%) SaaS
10 59 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
11 51 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
12 47 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 33 (1.03%) OpenShift
14 30 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
14 30 (0.94%) Heroku
15 27 (0.84%) Route 53
16 26 (0.81%) CloudFront
17 25 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
18 24 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 21 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 228 (7.13%) DNS
2 199 (6.22%) TCP/IP
3 141 (4.41%) HTTP
4 119 (3.72%) SSL
5 106 (3.31%) VPN
6 102 (3.19%) SSH
7 98 (3.06%) Firewall
8 96 (3.00%) OpenVPN
9 83 (2.59%) OpenLDAP
10 69 (2.16%) Internet
11 66 (2.06%) LDAP
12 37 (1.16%) Reverse Proxy
13 36 (1.13%) LAN
13 36 (1.13%) WAN
14 32 (1.00%) Network Security
15 28 (0.88%) IPsec
16 27 (0.84%) DMZ
17 22 (0.69%) DHCP
17 22 (0.69%) FTP
18 21 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
2 324 (10.13%) MongoDB
3 317 (9.91%) MySQL
4 294 (9.19%) Hadoop
5 269 (8.41%) NoSQL
6 207 (6.47%) Big Data
7 186 (5.81%) SQL Server
8 99 (3.09%) Redis
9 91 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 83 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
11 80 (2.50%) Relational Database
12 57 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 38 (1.19%) RDBMS
14 37 (1.16%) Oracle Database
15 22 (0.69%) HBase
15 22 (0.69%) Neo4j
16 21 (0.66%) Apache Hive
16 21 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
17 20 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
18 17 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1026 (32.06%) Jenkins
2 819 (25.59%) Git (software)
3 398 (12.44%) JIRA
4 276 (8.63%) Maven
5 223 (6.97%) TeamCity
6 216 (6.75%) Sonatype Nexus
7 152 (4.75%) Ant
8 144 (4.50%) Subversion
9 143 (4.47%) JUnit
9 143 (4.47%) SonarQube
10 126 (3.94%) Octopus Deploy
11 124 (3.88%) Vagrant
12 111 (3.47%) Artifactory
12 111 (3.47%) Hudson
13 108 (3.38%) Bitbucket
14 97 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
15 93 (2.91%) JIRA Agile
16 87 (2.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 87 (2.72%) Selenium
17 77 (2.41%) Liquibase
General
1 495 (15.47%) Finance
2 283 (8.84%) Banking
3 151 (4.72%) Retail
4 59 (1.84%) Marketing
5 56 (1.75%) Investment Banking
6 48 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 43 (1.34%) Games
7 43 (1.34%) Publishing
8 42 (1.31%) Front Office
9 40 (1.25%) Telecoms
10 19 (0.59%) Back Office
11 18 (0.56%) Electronics
11 18 (0.56%) Legal
12 16 (0.50%) Law
13 15 (0.47%) Advertising
13 15 (0.47%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.094%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.094%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.094%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.063%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1534 (47.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 485 (15.16%) Developer
3 386 (12.06%) AWS DevOps
4 383 (11.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 347 (10.84%) AWS Engineer
6 308 (9.63%) Linux Engineer
7 291 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
8 260 (8.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 226 (7.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 210 (6.56%) Architect
11 205 (6.41%) Consultant
12 163 (5.09%) DevOps Consultant
13 138 (4.31%) Java Developer
14 131 (4.09%) Cloud Engineer
15 124 (3.88%) Lead DevOps
16 113 (3.53%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
17 89 (2.78%) Senior Developer
18 81 (2.53%) Automation Engineer
19 79 (2.47%) Java Engineer
20 76 (2.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (11.53%) Web Services
2 263 (8.22%) .NET
3 236 (7.38%) Node.js
4 232 (7.25%) HTML
5 183 (5.72%) ELK Stack
6 166 (5.19%) CSS
7 164 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 144 (4.50%) HTML5
9 143 (4.47%) LAMP
10 112 (3.50%) REST
11 103 (3.22%) RabbitMQ
12 98 (3.06%) Spring
13 86 (2.69%) MCollective
14 80 (2.50%) RESTful
14 80 (2.50%) XML
15 78 (2.44%) Sensu
16 76 (2.38%) Software Packaging
17 71 (2.22%) ASP.NET
18 69 (2.16%) CSS3
19 68 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 163 (5.09%) Public Cloud
2 104 (3.25%) User Experience
3 92 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 82 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 74 (2.31%) Private Cloud
6 52 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 46 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 46 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 38 (1.19%) Clustering
9 38 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 35 (1.09%) Fixed Income
11 29 (0.91%) Equities
11 29 (0.91%) Wiki
12 28 (0.88%) Fintech
13 26 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 26 (0.81%) Derivative
14 25 (0.78%) Data Structures
15 24 (0.75%) Blog
16 21 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1680 (52.50%) Linux
2 425 (13.28%) Windows
3 394 (12.31%) Unix
4 329 (10.28%) CentOS
5 247 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 191 (5.97%) Ubuntu
7 137 (4.28%) Windows Server
8 101 (3.16%) CoreOS
9 40 (1.25%) Debian
10 36 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (1.03%) Fedora
13 26 (0.81%) Apple iOS
14 20 (0.63%) Android
15 19 (0.59%) RancherOS
16 15 (0.47%) Solaris
17 14 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
18 12 (0.38%) VMS
19 10 (0.31%) Mac OS
19 10 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1440 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1044 (32.63%) Continuous Integration
3 701 (21.91%) Configuration Management
4 487 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 469 (14.66%) Scrum
6 445 (13.91%) Open Source
7 429 (13.41%) TDD
8 267 (8.34%) BDD
9 252 (7.88%) E-Commerce
10 182 (5.69%) Software Engineering
11 179 (5.59%) Migration
12 166 (5.19%) Microservices
13 160 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
14 157 (4.91%) High Availability
14 157 (4.91%) Kanban
15 152 (4.75%) Release Management
16 134 (4.19%) SOA
17 127 (3.97%) Automated Testing
18 122 (3.81%) Load Balancing
19 121 (3.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 952 (29.75%) Java
2 941 (29.41%) Python
3 759 (23.72%) Ruby
4 454 (14.19%) Bash Shell
5 373 (11.66%) Perl
6 352 (11.00%) JavaScript
7 279 (8.72%) SQL
8 236 (7.38%) PowerShell
9 193 (6.03%) C#
10 190 (5.94%) Go
11 186 (5.81%) PHP
12 169 (5.28%) Shell Script
13 160 (5.00%) Scala
14 95 (2.97%) C++
15 61 (1.91%) Groovy
16 39 (1.22%) C
17 27 (0.84%) Clojure
18 20 (0.63%) R
19 19 (0.59%) Bourne shell
19 19 (0.59%) Korn
Qualifications
1 437 (13.66%) Security Cleared
2 359 (11.22%) SC Cleared
3 95 (2.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 93 (2.91%) Degree
5 35 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 34 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
7 23 (0.72%) AWS Certification
7 23 (0.72%) BC Cleared
8 20 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (0.47%) CCNA
10 12 (0.38%) RHCE
11 11 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.34%) PhD
12 10 (0.31%) CCNP
13 8 (0.25%) RHCSA
14 7 (0.22%) CISSP
14 7 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.19%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.19%) RHCA
16 5 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (4.72%) QA
2 15 (0.47%) COBIT
2 15 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.25%) SLA
4 7 (0.22%) GCP
5 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.094%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.094%) FATCA
7 2 (0.063%) ISO20022
7 2 (0.063%) SDET
8 1 (0.031%) WAI
8 1 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 935 (29.22%) Docker
2 177 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (4.59%) vCloud
4 98 (3.06%) etcd
5 96 (3.00%) Active Directory
6 92 (2.88%) flannel
7 84 (2.63%) Postfix
7 84 (2.63%) Squid
8 82 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
9 70 (2.19%) KVM
10 56 (1.75%) Ceph
11 55 (1.72%) vSphere
12 51 (1.59%) GlusterFS
13 50 (1.56%) Xen
14 40 (1.25%) Hyper-V
15 33 (1.03%) VMware ESX
16 25 (0.78%) HDFS
17 19 (0.59%) iptables
17 19 (0.59%) NFS
18 12 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1391 (43.47%) Puppet
2 1049 (32.78%) Ansible
3 867 (27.09%) Opscode Chef
4 392 (12.25%) Kubernetes
5 293 (9.16%) Terraform
6 224 (7.00%) logstash
7 167 (5.22%) ZABBIX
8 166 (5.19%) Nagios
9 156 (4.88%) Kibana
10 107 (3.34%) HAProxy
11 104 (3.25%) Rancher
12 84 (2.63%) Mesos
13 83 (2.59%) Salt
14 82 (2.56%) Graphite
15 76 (2.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 76 (2.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
15 76 (2.38%) Packer
16 57 (1.78%) rkt
17 45 (1.41%) Consul
18 36 (1.13%) Icinga
Vendors
1 362 (11.31%) VMware
2 295 (9.22%) Red Hat
3 263 (8.22%) Oracle
4 219 (6.84%) Atlassian
5 158 (4.94%) Splunk
6 152 (4.75%) Microsoft
7 101 (3.16%) Sonatype
8 82 (2.56%) Google
9 78 (2.44%) IBM
10 66 (2.06%) Rackspace
11 52 (1.63%) AppDynamics
12 48 (1.50%) SaltStack
13 47 (1.47%) New Relic
14 42 (1.31%) Cisco
15 40 (1.25%) Hortonworks
16 31 (0.97%) EMC
17 30 (0.94%) HP
18 29 (0.91%) MuleSoft
19 24 (0.75%) hybris
19 24 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
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onezeero.
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
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onezeero.
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Oho Group Ltd.
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E-synergy Solutions
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Montash
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Burns Sheehan
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E-synergy Solutions
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McGregor Boyall
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Oscar
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