The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.52% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DevOps Engineer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
546 419 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 94.79% 93.74% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 277 219
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.87 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.17% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £11.21 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

DevOps Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Memcached
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) StatsD
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Packaging
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Memcached
1 3 (75.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) StatsD
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat