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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 25 82 124
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +42
Contract jobs citing DevOps 1384 575 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.36% 2.58% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 3.19% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 430 312
Median daily rate £513 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
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
18259 18023 18246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.95% 81.01% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13352 12665 13083
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.31 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.64 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +52 181 £525 +5.00% 80
Croydon +5 26 £475 +11.76% 3
Harrow - 8 £480 - 1
Westminster - 8 £475 -
Canary Wharf +9 7 £531 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £475 - 4
Hammersmith +6 4 £475 - 1
Osterley - 4 £515 -
Bromley - 3 £525 -
Docklands, London - 3 £650 -
Feltham - 2 £421 -
Chiswick - 2 £495 -
Twickenham +3 1 £340 -24.44% 1
Chessington - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £535 -
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 1283 (54.39%) Linux
2 1071 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
3 1068 (45.27%) Puppet
4 851 (36.07%) Java
5 842 (35.69%) Amazon AWS
6 774 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
7 768 (32.56%) Jenkins
8 711 (30.14%) Python
9 692 (29.33%) Opscode Chef
10 680 (28.83%) Ansible
11 657 (27.85%) Git (software)
12 621 (26.32%) Docker
13 607 (25.73%) Configuration Management
14 576 (24.42%) Ruby
15 390 (16.53%) Unix
16 386 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 377 (15.98%) Finance
18 369 (15.64%) Windows
19 362 (15.35%) Bash Shell
20 355 (15.05%) Open Source
21 339 (14.37%) Web Services
22 338 (14.33%) Perl
23 331 (14.03%) Scrum
24 314 (13.31%) TDD
25 279 (11.83%) Security Cleared
26 269 (11.40%) MongoDB
26 269 (11.40%) Apache
27 260 (11.02%) SQL
28 254 (10.77%) VMware
29 249 (10.56%) MySQL

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
1 269 (11.40%) Apache
2 229 (9.71%) Tomcat
3 186 (7.88%) Node.js
4 175 (7.42%) OpenStack
5 169 (7.16%) nginx
6 157 (6.66%) Confluence
7 86 (3.65%) IIS
8 84 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
9 62 (2.63%) JBoss
10 49 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
11 46 (1.95%) Jetty
12 35 (1.48%) WebSphere
13 32 (1.36%) CMS
14 27 (1.14%) Apache Spark
15 26 (1.10%) WebLogic
16 15 (0.64%) WordPress
17 13 (0.55%) Apache Solr
18 11 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
19 10 (0.42%) Mule
19 10 (0.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 42 (1.78%) HipChat
2 37 (1.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.13%) MS Office
5 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.13%) MS Project
5 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.085%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 13 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.085%) Endur
4 1 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.042%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.042%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.042%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.042%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 842 (35.69%) Amazon AWS
2 247 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 195 (8.27%) GitHub
4 119 (5.04%) IaaS
5 116 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
5 116 (4.92%) PaaS
6 106 (4.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 75 (3.18%) SaaS
8 71 (3.01%) Amazon S3
9 41 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
10 39 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 36 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
12 34 (1.44%) Amazon SQS
13 31 (1.31%) Heroku
14 30 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
15 24 (1.02%) Route 53
16 23 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
16 23 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 23 (0.97%) CloudFront
17 22 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 142 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 136 (5.77%) DNS
3 128 (5.43%) HTTP
4 77 (3.26%) Internet
5 66 (2.80%) Firewall
6 62 (2.63%) SSL
7 48 (2.03%) LDAP
8 43 (1.82%) VPN
9 28 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
10 27 (1.14%) LAN
10 27 (1.14%) SAN
11 25 (1.06%) WAN
12 22 (0.93%) FTP
12 22 (0.93%) SSH
13 21 (0.89%) DHCP
14 20 (0.85%) IPsec
15 19 (0.81%) DMZ
16 16 (0.68%) Network Security
17 14 (0.59%) NAS
18 10 (0.42%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (11.40%) MongoDB
2 249 (10.56%) MySQL
3 239 (10.13%) NoSQL
4 198 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
5 146 (6.19%) SQL Server
6 129 (5.47%) Big Data
7 98 (4.15%) Hadoop
8 82 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 82 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 72 (3.05%) Redis
10 71 (3.01%) Amazon RDS
11 30 (1.27%) RDBMS
12 29 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (0.76%) Neo4j
13 18 (0.76%) Oracle Database
14 16 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (0.64%) Apache Hive
15 15 (0.64%) Data Mining
16 13 (0.55%) HBase
16 13 (0.55%) KDB
Development Applications
1 768 (32.56%) Jenkins
2 657 (27.85%) Git (software)
3 245 (10.39%) JIRA
4 224 (9.50%) Maven
5 167 (7.08%) TeamCity
6 113 (4.79%) Sonatype Nexus
7 102 (4.32%) Hudson
8 101 (4.28%) Subversion
9 97 (4.11%) Artifactory
10 86 (3.65%) Octopus Deploy
11 76 (3.22%) Vagrant
12 74 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 68 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 67 (2.84%) GitLab
15 59 (2.50%) Ant
16 57 (2.42%) Selenium
17 55 (2.33%) Gradle
18 45 (1.91%) Cucumber
19 39 (1.65%) JUnit
20 31 (1.31%) MSBuild
General
1 377 (15.98%) Finance
2 205 (8.69%) Banking
3 77 (3.26%) Retail
4 47 (1.99%) Marketing
5 43 (1.82%) Publishing
6 41 (1.74%) Games
7 38 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 30 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 21 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 20 (0.85%) Front Office
11 18 (0.76%) Legal
12 15 (0.64%) Electronics
13 14 (0.59%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.51%) Law
15 10 (0.42%) Advertising
16 9 (0.38%) Back Office
17 5 (0.21%) International Banking
18 4 (0.17%) Retail Banking
19 2 (0.085%) Corporate Banking
20 1 (0.042%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1138 (48.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 365 (15.47%) Developer
3 309 (13.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 237 (10.05%) Linux Engineer
5 230 (9.75%) AWS Engineer
6 202 (8.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 158 (6.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 145 (6.15%) Architect
9 126 (5.34%) Java Developer
10 118 (5.00%) Consultant
11 109 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
12 87 (3.69%) DevOps Consultant
13 70 (2.97%) Automation Engineer
14 66 (2.80%) Java Engineer
15 65 (2.76%) Operations Engineer
16 60 (2.54%) Agile Developer
16 60 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
17 57 (2.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 56 (2.37%) Senior Developer
19 53 (2.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (14.37%) Web Services
2 193 (8.18%) .NET
3 167 (7.08%) HTML
4 117 (4.96%) CSS
5 115 (4.87%) LAMP
6 111 (4.71%) Spring
7 108 (4.58%) AngularJS
8 104 (4.41%) ELK Stack
9 100 (4.24%) HTML5
10 99 (4.20%) REST
11 96 (4.07%) Sensu
12 81 (3.43%) RESTful
13 77 (3.26%) J2EE
14 69 (2.92%) RabbitMQ
15 63 (2.67%) Hibernate
16 59 (2.50%) XML
17 56 (2.37%) CSS3
18 48 (2.03%) jQuery
19 45 (1.91%) JSON
20 42 (1.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 70 (2.97%) Private Cloud
1 70 (2.97%) User Experience
2 67 (2.84%) Data Centre
3 64 (2.71%) Public Cloud
4 48 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 39 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 36 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 35 (1.48%) Fintech
8 26 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (1.06%) Computer Science
10 23 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 23 (0.97%) Wiki
11 21 (0.89%) Clustering
12 19 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 17 (0.72%) Online Games
14 16 (0.68%) Grid Computing
15 15 (0.64%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.59%) Blog
16 14 (0.59%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1283 (54.39%) Linux
2 390 (16.53%) Unix
3 369 (15.64%) Windows
4 211 (8.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 210 (8.90%) CentOS
6 149 (6.32%) Ubuntu
7 96 (4.07%) Windows Server
8 72 (3.05%) CoreOS
9 41 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (1.19%) Debian
11 23 (0.97%) Solaris
12 22 (0.93%) Apple iOS
13 21 (0.89%) Fedora
13 21 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (0.85%) Android
15 16 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
16 14 (0.59%) VMS
16 14 (0.59%) Windows 7
17 11 (0.47%) AIX
17 11 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1071 (45.40%) Agile Software Development
2 774 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
3 607 (25.73%) Configuration Management
4 386 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 355 (15.05%) Open Source
6 331 (14.03%) Scrum
7 314 (13.31%) TDD
8 190 (8.05%) E-Commerce
9 142 (6.02%) Migration
10 137 (5.81%) Release Management
11 136 (5.77%) BDD
12 130 (5.51%) Kanban
13 112 (4.75%) Software Engineering
14 101 (4.28%) SOA
15 100 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 99 (4.20%) High Availability
16 99 (4.20%) Mentoring
17 97 (4.11%) OO
18 95 (4.03%) Automated Testing
18 95 (4.03%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 851 (36.07%) Java
2 711 (30.14%) Python
3 576 (24.42%) Ruby
4 362 (15.35%) Bash Shell
5 338 (14.33%) Perl
6 260 (11.02%) SQL
7 248 (10.51%) JavaScript
8 217 (9.20%) PowerShell
9 152 (6.44%) PHP
10 141 (5.98%) Go
11 107 (4.54%) C#
12 92 (3.90%) Scala
13 80 (3.39%) C++
14 75 (3.18%) Shell Script
15 60 (2.54%) Groovy
16 29 (1.23%) Clojure
17 20 (0.85%) Korn
18 18 (0.76%) Bourne shell
18 18 (0.76%) C
19 11 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 279 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 211 (8.94%) SC Cleared
3 84 (3.56%) Degree
4 40 (1.70%) DV Cleared
5 37 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 21 (0.89%) AWS Certification
6 21 (0.89%) BC Cleared
7 12 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.42%) PhD
9 9 (0.38%) CCNA
10 8 (0.34%) CCNP
11 5 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.17%) RHCA
12 4 (0.17%) RHCE
12 4 (0.17%) RHCSA
12 4 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.13%) CCIE
13 3 (0.13%) CISSP
13 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (3.69%) QA
2 14 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.38%) COBIT
4 6 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.21%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.13%) SLA
7 2 (0.085%) FATCA
7 2 (0.085%) ISO20022
7 2 (0.085%) SDET
8 1 (0.042%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.042%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.042%) WAI
System Software
1 621 (26.32%) Docker
2 170 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (3.43%) Active Directory
4 71 (3.01%) etcd
4 71 (3.01%) flannel
5 65 (2.76%) GlusterFS
6 62 (2.63%) Ceph
7 57 (2.42%) vSphere
8 51 (2.16%) VMware ESX
9 47 (1.99%) vCloud
10 43 (1.82%) KVM
11 33 (1.40%) NFS
11 33 (1.40%) Xen
12 26 (1.10%) Hyper-V
13 17 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 8 (0.34%) Varnish
15 8 (0.34%) VirtualBox
16 7 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 7 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1068 (45.27%) Puppet
2 692 (29.33%) Opscode Chef
3 680 (28.83%) Ansible
4 202 (8.56%) Kubernetes
5 188 (7.97%) Nagios
6 152 (6.44%) logstash
7 101 (4.28%) HAProxy
8 95 (4.03%) Graphite
9 87 (3.69%) ZABBIX
10 79 (3.35%) Terraform
11 77 (3.26%) Kibana
12 71 (3.01%) Salt
13 64 (2.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 64 (2.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 56 (2.37%) Mesos
15 54 (2.29%) Packer
16 34 (1.44%) Grafana
16 34 (1.44%) Icinga
17 27 (1.14%) SELinux
18 26 (1.10%) FreeIPA
Vendors
1 254 (10.77%) VMware
2 246 (10.43%) Red Hat
3 174 (7.38%) Oracle
4 150 (6.36%) Splunk
5 125 (5.30%) Microsoft
6 122 (5.17%) Atlassian
7 62 (2.63%) Google
8 56 (2.37%) IBM
9 51 (2.16%) New Relic
9 51 (2.16%) Rackspace
10 34 (1.44%) Cisco
11 29 (1.23%) AppDynamics
12 27 (1.14%) NetApp
13 25 (1.06%) F5
14 22 (0.93%) hybris
15 20 (0.85%) EMC
16 19 (0.81%) SaltStack
16 19 (0.81%) Sonatype
17 18 (0.76%) Hortonworks
17 18 (0.76%) ServiceNow
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Rates Dependant On Experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: UKP 550 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £470 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £620 per day
Posted: 6 days ago