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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
England / London
Rank 14 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +21
Contract jobs citing DevOps 1664 891 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.57% 4.25% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 5.05% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1238 695 517
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 £413 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £75.00 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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
16411 17649 17257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.54% 84.24% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11855 12494 12494
Median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 208 194
Median hourly rate £32.00 £24.23 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.06% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +46 224 £550 +7.31% 79
Croydon +22 55 £486 +2.36%
Canary Wharf +13 15 £500 -9.09%
Westminster -1 9 £575 +17.94%
Hammersmith +8 8 £525 +40.00% 1
Harrow - 7 £515 -
Bromley +7 6 £463 +23.33% 1
Greenford - 6 £413 -
Docklands, London - 5 £650 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £475 - 2
Hounslow - 2 - - 3
Greenwich - 2 £431 - 1
Paddington - 2 - -
Brentford - 1 - - 1
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 1699 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1479 (42.15%) Linux
3 1339 (38.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1287 (36.68%) Puppet
5 1139 (32.46%) Jenkins
6 1120 (31.92%) Ansible
7 1064 (30.32%) Docker
8 1051 (29.95%) Python
9 1036 (29.52%) Continuous Integration
10 1033 (29.44%) Java
11 799 (22.77%) Git (software)
12 730 (20.80%) Opscode Chef
13 631 (17.98%) Ruby
14 620 (17.67%) Configuration Management
15 598 (17.04%) Scrum
16 582 (16.59%) Finance
17 506 (14.42%) Bash Shell
18 487 (13.88%) TDD
19 470 (13.39%) Continuous Delivery
20 467 (13.31%) Microsoft Azure
21 445 (12.68%) VMware
22 443 (12.62%) JIRA
23 442 (12.60%) Security Cleared
24 416 (11.86%) Banking
25 398 (11.34%) Terraform
26 394 (11.23%) Open Source
27 385 (10.97%) Microservices
28 384 (10.94%) Hadoop
28 384 (10.94%) PostgreSQL
29 382 (10.89%) 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
1 307 (8.75%) Apache
2 297 (8.46%) Confluence
3 271 (7.72%) Elasticsearch
4 190 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 159 (4.53%) nginx
5 159 (4.53%) OpenStack
6 133 (3.79%) Apache Spark
7 100 (2.85%) IIS
8 94 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
9 73 (2.08%) WebSphere
10 50 (1.42%) JBoss
11 40 (1.14%) Jetty
12 37 (1.05%) WebLogic
13 34 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 33 (0.94%) Apache Pig
15 31 (0.88%) WildFly
16 29 (0.83%) Mule ESB
17 26 (0.74%) CMS
18 23 (0.66%) Apache Solr
19 16 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 91 (2.59%) HipChat
2 43 (1.23%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.14%) MS Project
4 4 (0.11%) MS Office
4 4 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.057%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.057%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.028%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.20%) Endur
5 4 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.057%) Magento
6 2 (0.057%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.057%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.028%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.028%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.028%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.028%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.028%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.028%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.028%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.028%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1339 (38.16%) Amazon AWS
2 467 (13.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 233 (6.64%) GitHub
4 199 (5.67%) Amazon EC2
5 184 (5.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 174 (4.96%) PaaS
7 143 (4.08%) IaaS
8 126 (3.59%) Amazon S3
9 85 (2.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 73 (2.08%) SaaS
11 61 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
12 55 (1.57%) Route 53
13 53 (1.51%) OpenShift
14 46 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 44 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 41 (1.17%) Amazon EMR
17 39 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
18 35 (1.00%) CloudFront
18 35 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
19 26 (0.74%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 192 (5.47%) DNS
2 163 (4.65%) HTTP
3 154 (4.39%) VPN
4 152 (4.33%) Firewall
5 146 (4.16%) TCP/IP
6 102 (2.91%) SSL
7 98 (2.79%) OpenVPN
8 92 (2.62%) SSH
9 85 (2.42%) LDAP
9 85 (2.42%) OpenLDAP
10 68 (1.94%) Reverse Proxy
11 57 (1.62%) Internet
12 47 (1.34%) WAN
13 40 (1.14%) LAN
14 34 (0.97%) SAN
15 33 (0.94%) MQTT
16 32 (0.91%) IPsec
17 30 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
17 30 (0.85%) RTSP
18 26 (0.74%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (10.94%) Hadoop
1 384 (10.94%) PostgreSQL
2 366 (10.43%) Big Data
3 263 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 240 (6.84%) NoSQL
5 239 (6.81%) MySQL
6 178 (5.07%) SQL Server
7 109 (3.11%) Amazon RDS
8 107 (3.05%) Redis
9 104 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 101 (2.88%) Relational Database
11 87 (2.48%) Apache Hive
12 75 (2.14%) HBase
13 67 (1.91%) Oracle Database
14 44 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 41 (1.17%) RDBMS
16 40 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
17 33 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
18 25 (0.71%) Neo4j
19 24 (0.68%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1139 (32.46%) Jenkins
2 799 (22.77%) Git (software)
3 443 (12.62%) JIRA
4 296 (8.44%) Maven
5 243 (6.93%) Sonatype Nexus
6 192 (5.47%) Vagrant
7 184 (5.24%) TeamCity
8 162 (4.62%) JUnit
9 149 (4.25%) SonarQube
10 142 (4.05%) Subversion
11 141 (4.02%) Ant
12 130 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 126 (3.59%) Selenium
14 118 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
15 117 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
16 110 (3.13%) Bitbucket
17 100 (2.85%) JIRA Agile
18 92 (2.62%) Liquibase
19 89 (2.54%) Cucumber
20 88 (2.51%) Gradle
General
1 582 (16.59%) Finance
2 416 (11.86%) Banking
3 156 (4.45%) Retail
4 85 (2.42%) Investment Banking
5 73 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 67 (1.91%) Marketing
7 64 (1.82%) Telecoms
8 47 (1.34%) Games
9 37 (1.05%) Front Office
10 29 (0.83%) Publishing
11 26 (0.74%) Advertising
12 18 (0.51%) Back Office
12 18 (0.51%) Law
13 17 (0.48%) Electronics
13 17 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.26%) Automotive
15 8 (0.23%) General Ledger
16 5 (0.14%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.11%) Billing
17 4 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1517 (43.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 622 (17.73%) Developer
3 474 (13.51%) AWS DevOps
4 381 (10.86%) AWS Engineer
5 308 (8.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 276 (7.87%) Architect
7 259 (7.38%) Linux Engineer
8 241 (6.87%) Consultant
9 226 (6.44%) Java Developer
10 224 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 218 (6.21%) Senior DevOps
12 182 (5.19%) DevOps Consultant
13 158 (4.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 131 (3.73%) Senior Developer
15 111 (3.16%) Lead DevOps
16 103 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
17 82 (2.34%) Java Engineer
18 74 (2.11%) Senior Java Developer
19 67 (1.91%) Azure DevOps
20 66 (1.88%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (10.80%) Web Services
2 276 (7.87%) Node.js
3 259 (7.38%) .NET
4 229 (6.53%) REST
5 227 (6.47%) HTML
6 224 (6.38%) ELK Stack
7 195 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 151 (4.30%) CSS
9 146 (4.16%) Spring
10 141 (4.02%) JSON
11 133 (3.79%) HTML5
12 118 (3.36%) RESTful
13 113 (3.22%) LAMP
14 108 (3.08%) React
15 104 (2.96%) Kafka
16 97 (2.76%) SOAP
17 92 (2.62%) XML
18 91 (2.59%) MCollective
18 91 (2.59%) Software Packaging
19 78 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 176 (5.02%) Public Cloud
2 97 (2.76%) User Experience
3 92 (2.62%) Data Centre
4 91 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 52 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 44 (1.25%) Private Cloud
8 43 (1.23%) Fintech
8 43 (1.23%) Virtual Team
9 39 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 36 (1.03%) Algorithms
11 32 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 32 (0.91%) Video on Demand
12 28 (0.80%) Visualisation
13 27 (0.77%) Credit Risk
14 26 (0.74%) Equities
15 24 (0.68%) Fixed Income
16 23 (0.66%) Hedge funds
17 22 (0.63%) Data Structures
17 22 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1479 (42.15%) Linux
2 382 (10.89%) Windows
3 344 (9.80%) Unix
4 294 (8.38%) CentOS
5 233 (6.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 153 (4.36%) Ubuntu
7 105 (2.99%) Windows Server
8 67 (1.91%) CoreOS
9 38 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (0.91%) RancherOS
11 23 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (0.51%) Debian
13 17 (0.48%) VyOS
14 16 (0.46%) Apple iOS
15 15 (0.43%) SUSE
16 13 (0.37%) Android
16 13 (0.37%) Solaris
17 11 (0.31%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.28%) Fedora
19 5 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1699 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
2 1036 (29.52%) Continuous Integration
3 620 (17.67%) Configuration Management
4 598 (17.04%) Scrum
5 487 (13.88%) TDD
6 470 (13.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 394 (11.23%) Open Source
8 385 (10.97%) Microservices
9 344 (9.80%) BDD
10 236 (6.73%) E-Commerce
11 226 (6.44%) High Availability
12 192 (5.47%) Continuous Deployment
12 192 (5.47%) Kanban
13 175 (4.99%) Software Engineering
14 164 (4.67%) Migration
15 143 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 138 (3.93%) Coaching
17 131 (3.73%) Service Management
18 127 (3.62%) Continuous Improvement
18 127 (3.62%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1051 (29.95%) Python
2 1033 (29.44%) Java
3 631 (17.98%) Ruby
4 506 (14.42%) Bash Shell
5 377 (10.74%) JavaScript
6 320 (9.12%) SQL
7 301 (8.58%) Perl
8 256 (7.30%) PowerShell
9 218 (6.21%) Scala
10 198 (5.64%) Shell Script
11 182 (5.19%) Go
12 157 (4.47%) C#
13 126 (3.59%) PHP
14 122 (3.48%) C
15 57 (1.62%) Groovy
16 52 (1.48%) C++
17 39 (1.11%) T-SQL
18 31 (0.88%) Clojure
19 26 (0.74%) R
20 25 (0.71%) ES6
Qualifications
1 442 (12.60%) Security Cleared
2 364 (10.37%) SC Cleared
3 114 (3.25%) Degree
4 82 (2.34%) BPSS Clearance
5 66 (1.88%) DV Cleared
6 53 (1.51%) AWS Certification
7 35 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
8 16 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.34%) BC Cleared
11 9 (0.26%) CCA
11 9 (0.26%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.23%) RHCE
13 7 (0.20%) MCSE
14 6 (0.17%) CCNA
14 6 (0.17%) ISEB
15 5 (0.14%) CCNP
15 5 (0.14%) CISSP
15 5 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (0.11%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (4.82%) QA
2 29 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.23%) SLA
5 7 (0.20%) MiFID
6 6 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.17%) EMIR
7 5 (0.14%) COBIT
8 3 (0.085%) GCP
9 2 (0.057%) FATCA
9 2 (0.057%) SDET
10 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.028%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.028%) WCAG
System Software
1 1064 (30.32%) Docker
2 195 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 161 (4.59%) vCloud
4 87 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
5 86 (2.45%) Squid
6 82 (2.34%) Postfix
7 80 (2.28%) HDFS
8 72 (2.05%) Active Directory
9 51 (1.45%) Xen
10 35 (1.00%) KVM
11 27 (0.77%) etcd
12 26 (0.74%) Hyper-V
13 21 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
14 20 (0.57%) VMware ESX
15 17 (0.48%) flannel
15 17 (0.48%) vSphere
16 15 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 15 (0.43%) NFS
16 15 (0.43%) VirtualBox
17 14 (0.40%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1287 (36.68%) Puppet
2 1120 (31.92%) Ansible
3 730 (20.80%) Opscode Chef
4 398 (11.34%) Terraform
5 375 (10.69%) Kubernetes
6 214 (6.10%) logstash
7 179 (5.10%) Kibana
8 170 (4.84%) ZABBIX
9 145 (4.13%) Rancher
10 102 (2.91%) Salt
11 100 (2.85%) Nagios
12 72 (2.05%) Consul
12 72 (2.05%) HAProxy
12 72 (2.05%) Mesos
13 65 (1.85%) Packer
14 35 (1.00%) Grafana
15 33 (0.94%) Graphite
16 28 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
16 28 (0.80%) Marathon
16 28 (0.80%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 445 (12.68%) VMware
2 290 (8.26%) Oracle
3 200 (5.70%) Red Hat
4 199 (5.67%) Atlassian
5 178 (5.07%) Microsoft
6 117 (3.33%) Splunk
7 92 (2.62%) Sonatype
8 77 (2.19%) IBM
9 73 (2.08%) SaltStack
10 71 (2.02%) AppDynamics
10 71 (2.02%) MuleSoft
11 63 (1.80%) Hortonworks
12 60 (1.71%) Google
13 57 (1.62%) Cisco
14 52 (1.48%) Rackspace
15 43 (1.23%) New Relic
16 41 (1.17%) HP
17 36 (1.03%) SAP
18 32 (0.91%) EMC
19 26 (0.74%) Sybase
London
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Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Excellent
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
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London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vesta Consulting
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Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Circa £500-600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £600 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £575 to £650 per day Contract runs to 31st December 2017
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
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Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £550 to £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £382 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day Contract to the end of 2017
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London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday