The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DevOps 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.02% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.95% 72.73% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 57 40
Average daily rate £450 £413 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

DevOps
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevOps across the Luton region.

DevOps Daily Rate Trend in Luton

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing DevOps also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DevOps.

1 15 (100.00%) IIS
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (86.67%) DNS
4 10 (66.67%) .NET
4 10 (66.67%) ITIL
5 9 (60.00%) Web Services
5 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (53.33%) SCCM
6 8 (53.33%) SCOM
6 8 (53.33%) Windows
7 7 (46.67%) DHCP
7 7 (46.67%) FTP
7 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
8 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (33.33%) Project Management
9 5 (33.33%) Akamai
10 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
11 3 (20.00%) Publishing
11 3 (20.00%) Retail
12 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
12 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (6.67%) Puppet
12 1 (6.67%) FinalBuilder
12 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (6.67%) Confluence
12 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (6.67%) TeamCity

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing DevOps also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
2 7 (46.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) FinalBuilder
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Log4Net
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) SCCM
1 8 (53.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Akamai
3 1 (6.67%) SAP