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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 25 75 120
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +45
Contract jobs citing DevOps 1410 650 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.60% 2.78% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 3.43% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1034 492 310
Median daily rate £500 £475 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £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
18004 18969 19001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.32% 81.18% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13177 13453 13480
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 246 239
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.18 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +31 197 £525 +5.00% 72
Croydon +3 24 £475 +11.76% 1
Westminster - 14 £513 -
Bromley - 9 £650 - 2
Harrow - 7 £480 - 1
Osterley - 6 £515 -
Hammersmith +6 5 £525 - 1
Canary Wharf +8 4 £488 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £475 - 3
Docklands, London - 3 £650 -
Uxbridge +3 1 £600 +100.00% 1
Chiswick - 1 £565 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Hounslow - 1 £535 -
Twickenham - 1 £388 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1367 (54.05%) Linux
2 1134 (44.84%) Puppet
3 1133 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
4 912 (36.06%) Amazon AWS
5 858 (33.93%) Java
6 828 (32.74%) Jenkins
7 825 (32.62%) Continuous Integration
8 796 (31.47%) Ansible
9 764 (30.21%) Python
10 741 (29.30%) Opscode Chef
11 688 (27.20%) Docker
12 679 (26.85%) Git (software)
13 628 (24.83%) Ruby
14 606 (23.96%) Configuration Management
15 405 (16.01%) Finance
16 395 (15.62%) Bash Shell
17 394 (15.58%) Continuous Delivery
18 389 (15.38%) Windows
19 383 (15.14%) Unix
20 376 (14.87%) Open Source
21 353 (13.96%) Perl
22 333 (13.17%) TDD
23 331 (13.09%) Web Services
24 329 (13.01%) Scrum
25 293 (11.59%) MongoDB
26 290 (11.47%) Security Cleared
27 287 (11.35%) JavaScript
28 285 (11.27%) SQL
29 283 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
30 276 (10.91%) Apache

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
1 276 (10.91%) Apache
2 210 (8.30%) Tomcat
3 193 (7.63%) OpenStack
4 173 (6.84%) nginx
5 157 (6.21%) Confluence
6 109 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
7 87 (3.44%) IIS
8 66 (2.61%) Cloud Foundry
9 57 (2.25%) JBoss
10 35 (1.38%) Jetty
11 34 (1.34%) CMS
11 34 (1.34%) WebSphere
12 30 (1.19%) Apache Spark
13 23 (0.91%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.55%) Apache Solr
14 14 (0.55%) WordPress
15 13 (0.51%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.43%) Drupal
16 11 (0.43%) Mule ESB
17 10 (0.40%) Mule
Applications
1 37 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.11%) HipChat
3 5 (0.20%) MS Office
3 5 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.12%) MS Project
6 2 (0.079%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 14 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.079%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.079%) Endur
7 1 (0.040%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.040%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.040%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.040%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.040%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 912 (36.06%) Amazon AWS
2 283 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 221 (8.74%) GitHub
4 138 (5.46%) PaaS
5 132 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
6 125 (4.94%) IaaS
7 111 (4.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 79 (3.12%) SaaS
9 70 (2.77%) Amazon S3
10 48 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 46 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
12 41 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
13 33 (1.30%) Heroku
14 30 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
15 29 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
16 25 (0.99%) Route 53
17 24 (0.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 23 (0.91%) CloudFront
19 20 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
20 19 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 153 (6.05%) TCP/IP
2 142 (5.61%) DNS
3 135 (5.34%) HTTP
4 74 (2.93%) Firewall
5 73 (2.89%) Internet
6 70 (2.77%) SSL
7 54 (2.14%) VPN
8 52 (2.06%) LDAP
9 31 (1.23%) LAN
10 30 (1.19%) WAN
11 26 (1.03%) SAN
12 24 (0.95%) Network Security
13 23 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
13 23 (0.91%) IPsec
14 22 (0.87%) DMZ
15 21 (0.83%) DHCP
16 20 (0.79%) FTP
16 20 (0.79%) SSH
17 14 (0.55%) NAS
18 12 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (11.59%) MongoDB
2 263 (10.40%) MySQL
3 258 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 217 (8.58%) PostgreSQL
5 176 (6.96%) SQL Server
6 145 (5.73%) Big Data
7 129 (5.10%) Hadoop
8 88 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 84 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 83 (3.28%) Redis
11 74 (2.93%) Amazon RDS
12 40 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 36 (1.42%) RDBMS
14 24 (0.95%) Oracle Database
15 23 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (0.71%) Neo4j
17 17 (0.67%) Data Mining
18 14 (0.55%) Apache Hive
19 13 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
19 13 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 828 (32.74%) Jenkins
2 679 (26.85%) Git (software)
3 232 (9.17%) JIRA
4 217 (8.58%) Maven
5 201 (7.95%) TeamCity
6 123 (4.86%) Subversion
7 120 (4.74%) Sonatype Nexus
8 111 (4.39%) Artifactory
8 111 (4.39%) Hudson
9 105 (4.15%) Octopus Deploy
10 87 (3.44%) Vagrant
11 76 (3.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 74 (2.93%) Ant
12 74 (2.93%) GitLab
12 74 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
13 61 (2.41%) Selenium
14 60 (2.37%) Gradle
15 44 (1.74%) JUnit
16 42 (1.66%) Cucumber
17 41 (1.62%) SonarQube
General
1 405 (16.01%) Finance
2 222 (8.78%) Banking
3 96 (3.80%) Retail
4 54 (2.14%) Marketing
5 46 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 40 (1.58%) Games
7 35 (1.38%) Publishing
7 35 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 29 (1.15%) Front Office
10 22 (0.87%) Legal
11 18 (0.71%) Electronics
12 15 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.51%) Back Office
13 13 (0.51%) Law
14 11 (0.43%) Advertising
15 5 (0.20%) International Banking
16 4 (0.16%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
18 1 (0.040%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1229 (48.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 378 (14.95%) Developer
3 319 (12.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 269 (10.64%) AWS DevOps
5 250 (9.89%) AWS Engineer
6 245 (9.69%) Linux Engineer
7 229 (9.05%) Senior DevOps
8 207 (8.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 170 (6.72%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 163 (6.45%) Architect
11 135 (5.34%) Consultant
12 121 (4.78%) Java Developer
13 112 (4.43%) Cloud Engineer
14 107 (4.23%) DevOps Consultant
15 82 (3.24%) Lead DevOps
16 72 (2.85%) Automation Engineer
17 69 (2.73%) Java Engineer
18 65 (2.57%) Systems Engineer
19 64 (2.53%) Administrator
20 62 (2.45%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (13.09%) Web Services
2 219 (8.66%) .NET
3 199 (7.87%) Node.js
4 187 (7.39%) HTML
5 128 (5.06%) CSS
6 120 (4.74%) LAMP
7 114 (4.51%) AngularJS
8 110 (4.35%) HTML5
9 102 (4.03%) ELK Stack
10 97 (3.84%) Sensu
11 96 (3.80%) Spring
12 94 (3.72%) REST
13 79 (3.12%) RESTful
14 77 (3.04%) RabbitMQ
15 74 (2.93%) J2EE
16 69 (2.73%) XML
17 59 (2.33%) Hibernate
18 56 (2.21%) CSS3
19 50 (1.98%) ASP.NET
20 48 (1.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 88 (3.48%) Public Cloud
2 82 (3.24%) Data Centre
3 80 (3.16%) User Experience
4 71 (2.81%) Private Cloud
5 56 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (1.66%) Mobile App
7 40 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 36 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 29 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.11%) Fintech
11 26 (1.03%) Clustering
11 26 (1.03%) Computer Science
12 25 (0.99%) Wiki
13 23 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 23 (0.91%) Blog
13 23 (0.91%) Visualisation
14 19 (0.75%) Equities
14 19 (0.75%) Fixed Income
15 18 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
16 17 (0.67%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1367 (54.05%) Linux
2 389 (15.38%) Windows
3 383 (15.14%) Unix
4 223 (8.82%) CentOS
5 211 (8.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 152 (6.01%) Ubuntu
7 121 (4.78%) Windows Server
8 98 (3.88%) CoreOS
9 44 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (1.30%) Debian
11 25 (0.99%) Fedora
11 25 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (0.87%) Apple iOS
13 21 (0.83%) Solaris
14 18 (0.71%) Windows 7
15 17 (0.67%) Android
16 16 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (0.51%) VMS
18 11 (0.43%) Mac OS
19 10 (0.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1133 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 825 (32.62%) Continuous Integration
3 606 (23.96%) Configuration Management
4 394 (15.58%) Continuous Delivery
5 376 (14.87%) Open Source
6 333 (13.17%) TDD
7 329 (13.01%) Scrum
8 200 (7.91%) E-Commerce
9 152 (6.01%) BDD
10 149 (5.89%) Release Management
11 139 (5.50%) Migration
12 136 (5.38%) Software Engineering
13 131 (5.18%) Kanban
14 118 (4.67%) SOA
15 117 (4.63%) High Availability
16 105 (4.15%) Mentoring
17 100 (3.95%) Microservices
18 98 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
19 97 (3.84%) Web Operations
20 96 (3.80%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 858 (33.93%) Java
2 764 (30.21%) Python
3 628 (24.83%) Ruby
4 395 (15.62%) Bash Shell
5 353 (13.96%) Perl
6 287 (11.35%) JavaScript
7 285 (11.27%) SQL
8 227 (8.98%) PowerShell
9 175 (6.92%) Go
10 165 (6.52%) PHP
11 146 (5.77%) C#
12 98 (3.88%) Scala
13 81 (3.20%) C++
14 74 (2.93%) Shell Script
15 57 (2.25%) Groovy
16 24 (0.95%) Clojure
17 20 (0.79%) Korn
18 19 (0.75%) C
19 18 (0.71%) Bourne shell
20 14 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 290 (11.47%) Security Cleared
2 228 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 85 (3.36%) Degree
4 48 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 32 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 23 (0.91%) AWS Certification
7 22 (0.87%) BC Cleared
8 16 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.47%) CCNA
10 11 (0.43%) PhD
11 8 (0.32%) CCNP
12 6 (0.24%) RHCE
12 6 (0.24%) RHCSA
13 4 (0.16%) MCSE
13 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.16%) RHCA
13 4 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.12%) CCIE
14 3 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (4.31%) QA
2 15 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (0.43%) COBIT
4 7 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.16%) SLA
7 3 (0.12%) FATCA
8 2 (0.079%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.079%) SDET
9 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.040%) WAI
System Software
1 688 (27.20%) Docker
2 159 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (3.72%) etcd
4 91 (3.60%) flannel
5 77 (3.04%) Active Directory
6 73 (2.89%) Ceph
7 70 (2.77%) GlusterFS
8 57 (2.25%) vSphere
9 56 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
10 54 (2.14%) vCloud
11 48 (1.90%) KVM
12 46 (1.82%) VMware ESX
13 36 (1.42%) Xen
14 32 (1.27%) Hyper-V
15 28 (1.11%) NFS
16 16 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
17 11 (0.43%) iptables
18 10 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 10 (0.40%) LXC
19 9 (0.36%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1134 (44.84%) Puppet
2 796 (31.47%) Ansible
3 741 (29.30%) Opscode Chef
4 257 (10.16%) Kubernetes
5 198 (7.83%) Nagios
6 171 (6.76%) logstash
7 113 (4.47%) HAProxy
8 107 (4.23%) Terraform
9 102 (4.03%) Graphite
10 86 (3.40%) Kibana
11 82 (3.24%) ZABBIX
12 77 (3.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 77 (3.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 74 (2.93%) Salt
14 73 (2.89%) rkt
15 67 (2.65%) Mesos
16 54 (2.14%) Packer
17 37 (1.46%) Icinga
18 32 (1.27%) Grafana
19 30 (1.19%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 265 (10.48%) Red Hat
2 258 (10.20%) VMware
3 190 (7.51%) Oracle
4 161 (6.37%) Splunk
5 137 (5.42%) Microsoft
6 123 (4.86%) Atlassian
7 70 (2.77%) IBM
8 68 (2.69%) Google
9 55 (2.17%) Rackspace
10 46 (1.82%) New Relic
11 34 (1.34%) Cisco
12 32 (1.27%) AppDynamics
13 27 (1.07%) NetApp
14 26 (1.03%) EMC
15 24 (0.95%) SaltStack
16 23 (0.91%) F5
17 20 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
17 20 (0.79%) ServiceNow
17 20 (0.79%) Sonatype
18 19 (0.75%) Sitecore
London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day + DOE
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London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £380 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday