The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 145 226 218
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -8
Contract jobs citing DevOps 117 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.19% 0.20% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.27% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 12 2
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£400 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7399 6560 5453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.45% 72.87% 71.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4068 3512 2668
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 270 305
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DevOps
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DevOps Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DevOps
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DevOps across the South East region.

DevOps Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DevOps
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 29 £345 - 10
Berkshire +20 20 £425 +30.76% 12
Kent - 18 £400 - 1
Hampshire -8 17 £331 -19.69% 7
Surrey +15 15 £400 - 5
East Sussex - 9 £425 - 2
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £358 -20.55% 3
Middlesex - 2 - -
Home Counties - 1 £450 -
West Sussex - - - - 1
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 144 (61.02%) Puppet
2 126 (53.39%) Linux
3 105 (44.49%) Continuous Integration
4 89 (37.71%) Jenkins
5 75 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
6 68 (28.81%) Git (software)
7 66 (27.97%) Configuration Management
8 55 (23.31%) Python
8 55 (23.31%) Amazon AWS
9 53 (22.46%) Web Services
10 52 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
11 49 (20.76%) Scrum
12 45 (19.07%) PHP
13 42 (17.80%) Java
13 42 (17.80%) Red Hat
13 42 (17.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 38 (16.10%) Oracle
15 36 (15.25%) PowerShell
16 35 (14.83%) Windows
17 33 (13.98%) Network Security
18 32 (13.56%) Apache
18 32 (13.56%) MySQL
19 31 (13.14%) Vagrant
20 30 (12.71%) VMware
20 30 (12.71%) TeamCity
20 30 (12.71%) Ruby
21 28 (11.86%) Open Source
21 28 (11.86%) Cucumber
22 26 (11.02%) Bash Shell
22 26 (11.02%) Atlassian Bamboo

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 32 (13.56%) Apache
2 16 (6.78%) Confluence
3 13 (5.51%) Drupal
4 12 (5.08%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.66%) OpenStack
5 11 (4.66%) uWSGI
6 10 (4.24%) CMS
7 8 (3.39%) nginx
8 7 (2.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (2.12%) IIS
10 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.27%) Node.js
11 2 (0.85%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.42%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.42%) Mule
12 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.42%) JBoss
12 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.39%) assyst
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 55 (23.31%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.39%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.97%) PaaS
5 7 (2.97%) IaaS
6 6 (2.54%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.27%) GitHub
7 3 (1.27%) SaaS
8 2 (0.85%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.42%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 33 (13.98%) Network Security
2 19 (8.05%) Firewall
3 8 (3.39%) SSL
4 7 (2.97%) DNS
5 5 (2.12%) LDAP
5 5 (2.12%) DSL
6 3 (1.27%) VPN
6 3 (1.27%) IPv6
6 3 (1.27%) SAN
7 2 (0.85%) OSPF
7 2 (0.85%) BGP
7 2 (0.85%) IPsec
7 2 (0.85%) SSH
7 2 (0.85%) WAN
7 2 (0.85%) LAN
7 2 (0.85%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.85%) NAS
8 1 (0.42%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.42%) PBX
8 1 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.56%) MySQL
2 25 (10.59%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (4.24%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.81%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.12%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.12%) Big Data
7 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.27%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.42%) Redis
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 89 (37.71%) Jenkins
2 68 (28.81%) Git (software)
3 30 (12.71%) TeamCity
4 28 (11.86%) Cucumber
5 26 (11.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (10.59%) Subversion
7 19 (8.05%) JIRA
8 16 (6.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (4.66%) RSpec
10 10 (4.24%) Visual Studio
11 8 (3.39%) Gerrit
12 7 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (2.54%) MSBuild
13 6 (2.54%) Bitbucket
14 5 (2.12%) Hudson
14 5 (2.12%) Selenium
14 5 (2.12%) Maven
15 4 (1.69%) Ant
16 3 (1.27%) SoapUI
16 3 (1.27%) Gradle
General
1 12 (5.08%) Publishing
2 4 (1.69%) Games
3 3 (1.27%) Retail
4 2 (0.85%) Finance
5 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (63.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (14.41%) Developer
3 30 (12.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 15 (6.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 10 (4.24%) Consultant
5 10 (4.24%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (3.81%) Administrator
6 9 (3.81%) DevOps Consultant
6 9 (3.81%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (3.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (2.12%) Java Developer
10 4 (1.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (1.69%) Support Analyst
10 4 (1.69%) Software Engineer
10 4 (1.69%) Analyst
10 4 (1.69%) Architect
10 4 (1.69%) Web Engineer
11 3 (1.27%) Drupal Developer
11 3 (1.27%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (22.46%) Web Services
2 18 (7.63%) LAMP
3 11 (4.66%) .NET
3 11 (4.66%) Regular Expression
3 11 (4.66%) WSGI
4 10 (4.24%) REST
4 10 (4.24%) Spring
5 8 (3.39%) HTML
5 8 (3.39%) jQuery
6 7 (2.97%) XML
6 7 (2.97%) CSS
6 7 (2.97%) MCollective
7 6 (2.54%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.12%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.12%) WCF
8 5 (2.12%) Django
8 5 (2.12%) ODBC
9 4 (1.69%) SOAP
9 4 (1.69%) J2EE
9 4 (1.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.86%) Open Source
2 21 (8.90%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.39%) Wiki
4 7 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.12%) EFT
5 5 (2.12%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.69%) NHS
7 2 (0.85%) Grid Computing
7 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.42%) Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) User Experience
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 126 (53.39%) Linux
2 42 (17.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (14.83%) Windows
4 23 (9.75%) UNIX
5 17 (7.20%) CentOS
6 9 (3.81%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.85%) Android
9 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.42%) Debian
9 1 (0.42%) Fedora
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (44.49%) Continuous Integration
2 75 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (27.97%) Configuration Management
4 49 (20.76%) Scrum
5 23 (9.75%) Build Automation
6 17 (7.20%) Migration
7 16 (6.78%) SOA
8 15 (6.36%) Automated Testing
8 15 (6.36%) Release Management
9 13 (5.51%) TDD
10 11 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (4.66%) Kanban
11 10 (4.24%) Project Management
11 10 (4.24%) MVC
12 9 (3.81%) ITIL
13 7 (2.97%) Identity Management
13 7 (2.97%) Integration Testing
13 7 (2.97%) Analytics
13 7 (2.97%) Test Automation
14 6 (2.54%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.31%) Python
2 45 (19.07%) PHP
3 42 (17.80%) Java
4 36 (15.25%) PowerShell
5 30 (12.71%) Ruby
6 26 (11.02%) Bash Shell
7 17 (7.20%) Perl
8 16 (6.78%) JavaScript
9 14 (5.93%) Shell Script
10 12 (5.08%) C#
11 11 (4.66%) SQL
12 6 (2.54%) Scala
13 4 (1.69%) C
14 2 (0.85%) PHP5
14 2 (0.85%) Groovy
15 1 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (4.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.24%) Degree
3 6 (2.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.69%) VCP4
5 2 (0.85%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.42%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.63%) QA
System Software
1 19 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.66%) Shibboleth
3 8 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.97%) vSphere
5 6 (2.54%) KVM
6 4 (1.69%) Docker
7 3 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.27%) Varnish
7 3 (1.27%) Postfix
8 2 (0.85%) XenServer
8 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.85%) Samba
8 2 (0.85%) vCloud
9 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 144 (61.02%) Puppet
2 52 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (13.14%) Vagrant
4 12 (5.08%) Ansible
5 9 (3.81%) Nagios
6 3 (1.27%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.27%) Salt
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.85%) SCCM
8 1 (0.42%) SCOM
8 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.42%) AppManager
8 1 (0.42%) yum
8 1 (0.42%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.42%) Kibana
8 1 (0.42%) Opsview
8 1 (0.42%) Graphite
8 1 (0.42%) logstash
8 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.42%) collectd
Vendors
1 42 (17.80%) Red Hat
2 38 (16.10%) Oracle
3 30 (12.71%) VMware
4 10 (4.24%) Akamai
5 8 (3.39%) Sitecore
5 8 (3.39%) Remedy
5 8 (3.39%) ForgeRock
5 8 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.85%) Citrix
6 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.85%) Google
7 1 (0.42%) Zend
7 1 (0.42%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.42%) Northgate
7 1 (0.42%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.42%) F5
7 1 (0.42%) Percona
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