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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
England / London
Rank 16 43 67
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +24
Contract jobs citing DevOps 1506 963 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.89% 4.49% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 5.28% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1145 722 523
Median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £51.75 -
% change year-on-year
+31.18% -

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
16220 18227 17535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.93% 84.99% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11750 13050 12485
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 218 207
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £54.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 February 2017.

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 February 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
City of London +46 201 £525 +5.00% 88
Croydon +26 43 £425 -5.55% 1
Canary Wharf +9 15 £550 -20.86%
Hammersmith +5 8 £525 +10.52%
Westminster +6 6 £613 +27.27%
Docklands, London - 5 £625 -
Greenwich - 3 £425 -
Bromley +11 2 £425 +13.33%
Hounslow - 2 - - 2
Twickenham - 2 £388 - 1
Harrow +3 1 £515 +7.29%
Kingston Upon Thames -8 1 - - 3
Brentford - 1 - -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 1658 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1381 (40.88%) Linux
3 1241 (36.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1181 (34.96%) Puppet
5 1072 (31.73%) Jenkins
6 1056 (31.26%) Ansible
7 1040 (30.79%) Java
8 1039 (30.76%) Docker
9 1033 (30.58%) Python
10 931 (27.56%) Continuous Integration
11 737 (21.82%) Git (software)
12 657 (19.45%) Opscode Chef
13 589 (17.44%) Configuration Management
14 564 (16.70%) Finance
15 563 (16.67%) Ruby
16 562 (16.64%) Scrum
17 514 (15.22%) Bash Shell
18 491 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
19 473 (14.00%) TDD
20 427 (12.64%) Microservices
21 408 (12.08%) Banking
22 400 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
23 399 (11.81%) JavaScript
24 396 (11.72%) Open Source
24 396 (11.72%) JIRA
25 381 (11.28%) Big Data
26 377 (11.16%) Security Cleared
27 375 (11.10%) VMware
28 372 (11.01%) Kubernetes
29 367 (10.86%) Windows

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
1 264 (7.82%) Confluence
2 215 (6.36%) Apache
3 214 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
4 160 (4.74%) nginx
5 154 (4.56%) Tomcat
6 136 (4.03%) Apache Spark
7 130 (3.85%) OpenStack
8 94 (2.78%) IIS
9 89 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
10 67 (1.98%) WebSphere
11 54 (1.60%) WebLogic
12 50 (1.48%) JBoss
13 36 (1.07%) Apache Pig
14 29 (0.86%) CMS
15 27 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 24 (0.71%) Jetty
17 23 (0.68%) Apache Solr
18 22 (0.65%) Mule ESB
19 20 (0.59%) WildFly
20 17 (0.50%) Anypoint
Applications
1 51 (1.51%) HipChat
1 51 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.24%) MS Office
3 5 (0.15%) MS Project
4 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.21%) Endur
3 7 (0.21%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.059%) Magento
6 2 (0.059%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.030%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.030%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.030%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.030%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.030%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.030%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.030%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.030%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1241 (36.74%) Amazon AWS
2 491 (14.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 208 (6.16%) GitHub
4 200 (5.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 193 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
6 187 (5.54%) PaaS
7 137 (4.06%) IaaS
8 127 (3.76%) Amazon S3
9 97 (2.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 66 (1.95%) SaaS
11 54 (1.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 53 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
13 52 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 52 (1.54%) Route 53
14 49 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
15 42 (1.24%) Amazon ELB
15 42 (1.24%) OpenShift
16 36 (1.07%) CloudFront
17 34 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
18 31 (0.92%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 166 (4.91%) HTTP
2 155 (4.59%) DNS
3 151 (4.47%) Firewall
4 136 (4.03%) VPN
5 117 (3.46%) TCP/IP
6 94 (2.78%) LDAP
7 89 (2.63%) SSL
8 57 (1.69%) Internet
9 50 (1.48%) Reverse Proxy
10 47 (1.39%) OpenVPN
10 47 (1.39%) SSH
10 47 (1.39%) WAN
11 41 (1.21%) LAN
11 41 (1.21%) OpenLDAP
12 35 (1.04%) SAN
13 33 (0.98%) Kerberos
14 32 (0.95%) MQTT
15 29 (0.86%) DHCP
15 29 (0.86%) RTSP
16 28 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (11.28%) Big Data
2 332 (9.83%) Hadoop
3 292 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
4 250 (7.40%) NoSQL
5 230 (6.81%) MongoDB
6 205 (6.07%) MySQL
7 197 (5.83%) SQL Server
8 118 (3.49%) Redis
9 115 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 111 (3.29%) Relational Database
11 107 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
12 99 (2.93%) Apache Hive
13 83 (2.46%) HBase
14 65 (1.92%) Oracle Database
15 47 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 45 (1.33%) RDBMS
17 38 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
18 36 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
19 26 (0.77%) Neo4j
20 23 (0.68%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1072 (31.73%) Jenkins
2 737 (21.82%) Git (software)
3 396 (11.72%) JIRA
4 258 (7.64%) Maven
5 191 (5.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 188 (5.57%) TeamCity
7 164 (4.85%) Vagrant
8 135 (4.00%) Subversion
9 125 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 123 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 121 (3.58%) Selenium
12 112 (3.32%) Octopus Deploy
13 111 (3.29%) JUnit
14 88 (2.61%) Ant
14 88 (2.61%) SonarQube
15 85 (2.52%) Gradle
16 81 (2.40%) Cucumber
17 69 (2.04%) Bitbucket
18 63 (1.87%) gulp
18 63 (1.87%) Hudson
General
1 564 (16.70%) Finance
2 408 (12.08%) Banking
3 126 (3.73%) Retail
4 89 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 67 (1.98%) Financial Institution
5 67 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 66 (1.95%) Marketing
7 46 (1.36%) Games
8 41 (1.21%) Front Office
9 26 (0.77%) Publishing
10 22 (0.65%) Advertising
11 21 (0.62%) Back Office
12 20 (0.59%) Electronics
12 20 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.50%) Law
14 9 (0.27%) Automotive
15 7 (0.21%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.21%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.18%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1450 (42.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 647 (19.15%) Developer
3 474 (14.03%) AWS DevOps
4 384 (11.37%) AWS Engineer
5 285 (8.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 268 (7.93%) Architect
7 252 (7.46%) Java Developer
8 243 (7.19%) Consultant
9 233 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
10 207 (6.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 191 (5.65%) Senior DevOps
12 177 (5.24%) DevOps Consultant
13 139 (4.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 132 (3.91%) Senior Developer
15 112 (3.32%) Cloud Engineer
16 102 (3.02%) Azure DevOps
17 100 (2.96%) Azure Engineer
18 90 (2.66%) Lead DevOps
19 82 (2.43%) Java Engineer
20 71 (2.10%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (10.12%) Web Services
2 281 (8.32%) Node.js
3 272 (8.05%) .NET
4 244 (7.22%) REST
5 223 (6.60%) HTML
6 201 (5.95%) AngularJS
7 185 (5.48%) Elastic Stack
8 175 (5.18%) Spring
9 155 (4.59%) JSON
10 147 (4.35%) CSS
11 141 (4.17%) Kafka
12 127 (3.76%) RESTful
13 125 (3.70%) HTML5
14 111 (3.29%) React
15 105 (3.11%) XML
16 103 (3.05%) SOAP
17 94 (2.78%) LAMP
18 69 (2.04%) ASP.NET
19 68 (2.01%) RabbitMQ
20 62 (1.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 153 (4.53%) Public Cloud
2 98 (2.90%) User Experience
3 96 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 89 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 78 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 48 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 48 (1.42%) Virtual Team
7 47 (1.39%) Fintech
8 46 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
9 41 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 37 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 32 (0.95%) Video on Demand
12 29 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (0.86%) Private Cloud
13 28 (0.83%) Credit Risk
14 27 (0.80%) Clustering
15 25 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
15 25 (0.74%) iPad
16 24 (0.71%) Fixed Income
17 23 (0.68%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1381 (40.88%) Linux
2 367 (10.86%) Windows
3 339 (10.04%) Unix
4 252 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 228 (6.75%) CentOS
6 135 (4.00%) Ubuntu
7 106 (3.14%) Windows Server
8 65 (1.92%) CoreOS
9 38 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (0.68%) RancherOS
12 17 (0.50%) VyOS
13 14 (0.41%) Solaris
14 13 (0.38%) Android
14 13 (0.38%) SUSE
15 12 (0.36%) Debian
16 11 (0.33%) Apple iOS
17 9 (0.27%) AIX
18 7 (0.21%) Amazon Linux
19 5 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1658 (49.08%) Agile Software Development
2 931 (27.56%) Continuous Integration
3 589 (17.44%) Configuration Management
4 562 (16.64%) Scrum
5 473 (14.00%) TDD
6 427 (12.64%) Microservices
7 400 (11.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 396 (11.72%) Open Source
9 295 (8.73%) BDD
10 231 (6.84%) E-Commerce
11 219 (6.48%) High Availability
12 182 (5.39%) Migration
13 179 (5.30%) Kanban
14 172 (5.09%) Software Engineering
15 158 (4.68%) Continuous Deployment
16 135 (4.00%) Mentoring
17 116 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
18 108 (3.20%) MVC
18 108 (3.20%) Pair Programming
19 107 (3.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1040 (30.79%) Java
2 1033 (30.58%) Python
3 563 (16.67%) Ruby
4 514 (15.22%) Bash Shell
5 399 (11.81%) JavaScript
6 338 (10.01%) SQL
7 289 (8.56%) Perl
8 248 (7.34%) PowerShell
9 212 (6.28%) Scala
10 186 (5.51%) Go
11 171 (5.06%) C#
12 160 (4.74%) Shell Script
13 106 (3.14%) C
14 102 (3.02%) PHP
15 73 (2.16%) Groovy
16 55 (1.63%) C++
17 37 (1.10%) T-SQL
18 30 (0.89%) ES6
19 28 (0.83%) Clojure
20 21 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 377 (11.16%) Security Cleared
2 313 (9.27%) SC Cleared
3 128 (3.79%) Degree
4 59 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 52 (1.54%) AWS Certification
6 36 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 19 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
8 11 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.24%) MCSE
11 7 (0.21%) CCA
11 7 (0.21%) ISEB
12 6 (0.18%) BC Cleared
12 6 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.18%) PMP
13 5 (0.15%) CCIE
14 4 (0.12%) CCNA
14 4 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
14 4 (0.12%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (5.06%) QA
2 26 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 13 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (0.27%) MiFID
4 9 (0.27%) SLA
5 8 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 8 (0.24%) EMIR
5 8 (0.24%) PMO
6 4 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.12%) EFQM
7 3 (0.089%) COBIT
7 3 (0.089%) GCP
7 3 (0.089%) SDET
8 2 (0.059%) FATCA
8 2 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.030%) COSO
9 1 (0.030%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.030%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.030%) WCAG
System Software
1 1039 (30.76%) Docker
2 163 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (3.37%) vCloud
4 81 (2.40%) HDFS
5 79 (2.34%) Active Directory
6 77 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
7 42 (1.24%) Postfix
7 42 (1.24%) Squid
8 35 (1.04%) Xen
9 26 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
10 24 (0.71%) Hyper-V
10 24 (0.71%) VMware ESX
11 21 (0.62%) KVM
12 20 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 18 (0.53%) vSphere
14 17 (0.50%) NFS
15 15 (0.44%) etcd
16 14 (0.41%) GlusterFS
17 11 (0.33%) VirtualBox
18 9 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1181 (34.96%) Puppet
2 1056 (31.26%) Ansible
3 657 (19.45%) Opscode Chef
4 372 (11.01%) Kubernetes
5 357 (10.57%) Terraform
6 152 (4.50%) logstash
7 124 (3.67%) Kibana
8 118 (3.49%) Nagios
9 116 (3.43%) ZABBIX
10 97 (2.87%) Rancher
11 80 (2.37%) Salt
12 67 (1.98%) Docker Swarm
13 64 (1.89%) Mesos
14 60 (1.78%) Consul
15 57 (1.69%) Packer
16 54 (1.60%) HAProxy
17 43 (1.27%) Graphite
18 32 (0.95%) Hadoop YARN
18 32 (0.95%) Sysdig
19 29 (0.86%) Grafana
Vendors
1 375 (11.10%) VMware
2 273 (8.08%) Oracle
3 206 (6.10%) Red Hat
4 188 (5.57%) Microsoft
5 171 (5.06%) Atlassian
6 109 (3.23%) Splunk
7 81 (2.40%) IBM
8 70 (2.07%) SaltStack
9 61 (1.81%) AppDynamics
9 61 (1.81%) Hortonworks
9 61 (1.81%) MuleSoft
10 55 (1.63%) Google
11 48 (1.42%) Cisco
11 48 (1.42%) Sonatype
12 47 (1.39%) New Relic
13 42 (1.24%) Rackspace
14 40 (1.18%) SAP
15 36 (1.07%) EMC
16 35 (1.04%) HP
17 29 (0.86%) Cloudera
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Reed Professional Services
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Proactive Appointments
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