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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 14 49 71
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +22
Contract jobs citing DevOps 1865 898 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.68% 4.00% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.24% 4.78% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 720 582
Median daily rate £525 £483 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £75.00 £60.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
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
18217 18803 18933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.83% 83.68% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 13421 13967
Median daily rate £485 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 227 247
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £22.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +43 276 £550 +10.00% 75
Croydon +14 74 £493 +6.48%
Canary Wharf +14 16 £463 -7.50%
Harrow - 8 £515 -
Westminster +1 7 £575 +17.94%
Greenford - 7 £413 -
Hammersmith +7 6 £525 +40.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £475 -
Bromley +4 5 £475 +26.66%
Docklands, London - 2 £700 -
Paddington - 2 - -
Southwark - 2 - -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1785 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 1627 (43.81%) Linux
3 1436 (38.66%) Puppet
4 1397 (37.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1219 (32.82%) Jenkins
6 1213 (32.66%) Ansible
7 1163 (31.31%) Docker
8 1129 (30.40%) Continuous Integration
9 1093 (29.43%) Python
10 1038 (27.95%) Java
11 856 (23.05%) Git (software)
12 799 (21.51%) Opscode Chef
13 749 (20.17%) Ruby
14 645 (17.37%) Configuration Management
15 623 (16.77%) Scrum
16 587 (15.81%) Finance
17 539 (14.51%) Bash Shell
18 531 (14.30%) Continuous Delivery
19 520 (14.00%) TDD
20 512 (13.79%) Security Cleared
21 509 (13.70%) JIRA
22 478 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
22 478 (12.87%) VMware
23 457 (12.30%) PostgreSQL
24 446 (12.01%) Kubernetes
25 440 (11.85%) Terraform
26 427 (11.50%) SC Cleared
27 425 (11.44%) Hadoop
28 406 (10.93%) Banking
28 406 (10.93%) Web Services

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
1 372 (10.02%) Apache
2 363 (9.77%) Confluence
3 335 (9.02%) Elasticsearch
4 212 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 202 (5.44%) OpenStack
6 153 (4.12%) nginx
7 117 (3.15%) Apache Spark
8 112 (3.02%) Cloud Foundry
9 79 (2.13%) IIS
10 70 (1.88%) JBoss
11 68 (1.83%) WebSphere
12 45 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 38 (1.02%) Jetty
14 36 (0.97%) WebLogic
15 33 (0.89%) WildFly
16 32 (0.86%) Mule ESB
17 29 (0.78%) CMS
18 27 (0.73%) Apache Pig
19 25 (0.67%) Apache Solr
20 17 (0.46%) Mule
Applications
1 121 (3.26%) HipChat
2 48 (1.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.16%) MS Project
4 5 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.054%) MS Office
5 2 (0.054%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.054%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.027%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
1 11 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.22%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.16%) Endur
5 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.054%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.054%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.054%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.027%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.027%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.027%) Magento
8 1 (0.027%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.027%) PolarLake
8 1 (0.027%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1397 (37.61%) Amazon AWS
2 478 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 260 (7.00%) GitHub
4 214 (5.76%) Amazon EC2
5 185 (4.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 183 (4.93%) PaaS
7 145 (3.90%) IaaS
8 125 (3.37%) Amazon S3
9 84 (2.26%) SaaS
10 76 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 71 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
12 56 (1.51%) Route 53
13 55 (1.48%) OpenShift
14 47 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 47 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
15 39 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 35 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
17 32 (0.86%) CloudFront
18 25 (0.67%) CloudBees
18 25 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 209 (5.63%) DNS
2 171 (4.60%) VPN
3 141 (3.80%) TCP/IP
4 139 (3.74%) Firewall
4 139 (3.74%) HTTP
5 130 (3.50%) OpenVPN
6 126 (3.39%) SSH
7 118 (3.18%) OpenLDAP
8 96 (2.58%) LDAP
8 96 (2.58%) SSL
9 75 (2.02%) Reverse Proxy
10 47 (1.27%) Internet
11 42 (1.13%) WAN
12 38 (1.02%) LAN
13 33 (0.89%) MQTT
13 33 (0.89%) SAN
14 32 (0.86%) IPsec
15 30 (0.81%) RTSP
16 25 (0.67%) Kerberos
17 24 (0.65%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 457 (12.30%) PostgreSQL
2 425 (11.44%) Hadoop
3 346 (9.32%) Big Data
4 274 (7.38%) MongoDB
5 266 (7.16%) MySQL
6 259 (6.97%) NoSQL
7 184 (4.95%) SQL Server
8 112 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
9 103 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 96 (2.58%) Redis
11 79 (2.13%) Relational Database
12 69 (1.86%) HBase
13 68 (1.83%) Apache Hive
13 68 (1.83%) Oracle Database
14 65 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 42 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
16 41 (1.10%) RDBMS
17 37 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
18 22 (0.59%) CouchDB
19 18 (0.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1219 (32.82%) Jenkins
2 856 (23.05%) Git (software)
3 509 (13.70%) JIRA
4 323 (8.70%) Maven
5 284 (7.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 198 (5.33%) TeamCity
7 194 (5.22%) JUnit
8 191 (5.14%) SonarQube
9 190 (5.12%) Vagrant
10 172 (4.63%) Ant
11 159 (4.28%) Subversion
12 141 (3.80%) JIRA Agile
13 134 (3.61%) Bitbucket
14 121 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
15 120 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
16 119 (3.20%) Liquibase
17 114 (3.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 113 (3.04%) Selenium
19 84 (2.26%) Gradle
20 78 (2.10%) Cucumber
General
1 587 (15.81%) Finance
2 406 (10.93%) Banking
3 173 (4.66%) Retail
4 90 (2.42%) Investment Banking
5 73 (1.97%) Financial Institution
6 64 (1.72%) Marketing
7 56 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 49 (1.32%) Games
9 39 (1.05%) Front Office
10 31 (0.83%) Publishing
11 28 (0.75%) Advertising
12 20 (0.54%) Back Office
13 16 (0.43%) Law
14 10 (0.27%) Electronics
14 10 (0.27%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.24%) Automotive
16 8 (0.22%) General Ledger
17 6 (0.16%) Legal
18 5 (0.13%) Retail Banking
19 3 (0.081%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1638 (44.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 620 (16.69%) Developer
3 482 (12.98%) AWS DevOps
4 389 (10.47%) AWS Engineer
5 343 (9.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 294 (7.92%) Architect
7 291 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
8 282 (7.59%) Consultant
9 265 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
10 251 (6.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 227 (6.11%) Java Developer
12 219 (5.90%) DevOps Consultant
13 191 (5.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 145 (3.90%) Senior Developer
15 132 (3.55%) Lead DevOps
16 110 (2.96%) Cloud Engineer
17 76 (2.05%) Administrator
18 75 (2.02%) Agile Developer
19 73 (1.97%) Senior Java Developer
20 72 (1.94%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (10.93%) Web Services
2 282 (7.59%) .NET
3 255 (6.87%) Node.js
4 243 (6.54%) HTML
5 231 (6.22%) ELK Stack
6 211 (5.68%) AngularJS
7 209 (5.63%) REST
8 165 (4.44%) CSS
9 140 (3.77%) HTML5
10 133 (3.58%) JSON
11 129 (3.47%) Spring
12 125 (3.37%) LAMP
13 123 (3.31%) MCollective
14 120 (3.23%) Software Packaging
15 107 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
16 104 (2.80%) React
17 96 (2.58%) RESTful
18 94 (2.53%) XML
19 90 (2.42%) SOAP
20 81 (2.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 220 (5.92%) Public Cloud
2 103 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (2.69%) Data Centre
4 85 (2.29%) User Experience
5 73 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 55 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 46 (1.24%) Private Cloud
8 41 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 39 (1.05%) Fintech
10 38 (1.02%) Virtual Team
11 36 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 35 (0.94%) Algorithms
13 31 (0.83%) Clustering
13 31 (0.83%) Visualisation
14 30 (0.81%) Video on Demand
15 29 (0.78%) Fixed Income
16 27 (0.73%) Credit Risk
16 27 (0.73%) Data Structures
17 26 (0.70%) Equities
18 24 (0.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1627 (43.81%) Linux
2 381 (10.26%) CentOS
3 370 (9.96%) Windows
4 368 (9.91%) Unix
5 270 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 193 (5.20%) Ubuntu
7 111 (2.99%) Windows Server
8 73 (1.97%) CoreOS
9 37 (1.00%) RancherOS
10 33 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (0.57%) Debian
13 20 (0.54%) Apple iOS
14 17 (0.46%) VyOS
15 15 (0.40%) Android
16 14 (0.38%) Solaris
17 12 (0.32%) Fedora
18 11 (0.30%) SUSE
19 10 (0.27%) Mac OS X
20 8 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1785 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 1129 (30.40%) Continuous Integration
3 645 (17.37%) Configuration Management
4 623 (16.77%) Scrum
5 531 (14.30%) Continuous Delivery
6 520 (14.00%) TDD
7 405 (10.90%) Open Source
8 379 (10.20%) BDD
9 345 (9.29%) Microservices
10 279 (7.51%) E-Commerce
11 249 (6.70%) High Availability
12 200 (5.39%) Continuous Deployment
13 179 (4.82%) Kanban
14 172 (4.63%) Migration
15 169 (4.55%) Software Engineering
16 159 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
17 158 (4.25%) Load Balancing
17 158 (4.25%) Service Management
18 156 (4.20%) Coaching
19 150 (4.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1093 (29.43%) Python
2 1038 (27.95%) Java
3 749 (20.17%) Ruby
4 539 (14.51%) Bash Shell
5 393 (10.58%) JavaScript
6 338 (9.10%) Perl
7 302 (8.13%) SQL
8 227 (6.11%) PowerShell
9 226 (6.09%) Scala
10 214 (5.76%) Shell Script
11 190 (5.12%) Go
12 188 (5.06%) C#
13 134 (3.61%) PHP
14 114 (3.07%) C
15 70 (1.88%) C++
16 61 (1.64%) Groovy
17 36 (0.97%) Clojure
18 32 (0.86%) T-SQL
19 28 (0.75%) R
20 17 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 512 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 427 (11.50%) SC Cleared
3 105 (2.83%) Degree
4 94 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 67 (1.80%) DV Cleared
6 53 (1.43%) AWS Certification
7 51 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
8 15 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.35%) BC Cleared
9 13 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.30%) RHCE
11 10 (0.27%) CCNA
11 10 (0.27%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.24%) CCA
13 7 (0.19%) CCNP
13 7 (0.19%) RHCSA
14 6 (0.16%) CISSP
14 6 (0.16%) ISEB
14 6 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.16%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (5.04%) QA
2 38 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 16 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (0.30%) SLA
5 10 (0.27%) GCP
6 6 (0.16%) COBIT
7 3 (0.081%) FATCA
8 2 (0.054%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.054%) WCAG
9 1 (0.027%) MiFID
9 1 (0.027%) SDET
System Software
1 1163 (31.31%) Docker
2 209 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 187 (5.04%) vCloud
4 116 (3.12%) Squid
5 114 (3.07%) Postfix
6 89 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
7 81 (2.18%) Active Directory
8 66 (1.78%) HDFS
9 52 (1.40%) Xen
10 49 (1.32%) KVM
11 48 (1.29%) etcd
12 36 (0.97%) flannel
13 35 (0.94%) Hyper-V
14 23 (0.62%) vSphere
15 21 (0.57%) GlusterFS
16 20 (0.54%) VMware ESX
17 18 (0.48%) NFS
17 18 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
18 16 (0.43%) Ceph
18 16 (0.43%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1436 (38.66%) Puppet
2 1213 (32.66%) Ansible
3 799 (21.51%) Opscode Chef
4 446 (12.01%) Kubernetes
5 440 (11.85%) Terraform
6 244 (6.57%) logstash
7 208 (5.60%) ZABBIX
8 207 (5.57%) Kibana
9 171 (4.60%) Rancher
10 104 (2.80%) Salt
11 99 (2.67%) Nagios
12 83 (2.23%) HAProxy
13 78 (2.10%) Mesos
14 70 (1.88%) Consul
15 67 (1.80%) Packer
16 35 (0.94%) Graphite
16 35 (0.94%) Marathon
17 32 (0.86%) Grafana
18 31 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
18 31 (0.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 478 (12.87%) VMware
2 327 (8.80%) Oracle
3 250 (6.73%) Atlassian
4 235 (6.33%) Red Hat
5 165 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 137 (3.69%) Splunk
7 127 (3.42%) Sonatype
8 90 (2.42%) IBM
9 75 (2.02%) SaltStack
10 73 (1.97%) AppDynamics
11 72 (1.94%) MuleSoft
12 64 (1.72%) Google
13 61 (1.64%) Hortonworks
14 59 (1.59%) Rackspace
15 55 (1.48%) Cisco
16 47 (1.27%) HP
17 39 (1.05%) New Relic
18 35 (0.94%) EMC
19 29 (0.78%) Sybase
20 27 (0.73%) SAP
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 600 - 750
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £540.00 - £580.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent salary or rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
North London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Week
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago