The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 110 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 31 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £445 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -
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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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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2899 2604 2293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.40% 92.11% 93.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1845 1539 1389
Average daily rate £383 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 147 162
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £39.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Bristol 0 17 £450 -8.16% 4
Devon - 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 -
Dorset - - - -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 58 (100.00%) DevOps
2 50 (86.21%) Linux
3 46 (79.31%) Puppet
3 46 (79.31%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (70.69%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (65.52%) Jenkins
6 27 (46.55%) Ruby
7 26 (44.83%) Bash Shell
8 24 (41.38%) VMware
9 23 (39.66%) Configuration Management
9 23 (39.66%) Red Hat
9 23 (39.66%) Perl
9 23 (39.66%) PHP
10 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (32.76%) Java
12 18 (31.03%) Firewall
13 17 (29.31%) Citrix
13 17 (29.31%) Hudson
13 17 (29.31%) XenServer
13 17 (29.31%) Salt
14 16 (27.59%) CentOS
14 16 (27.59%) LAN
14 16 (27.59%) WAN
15 15 (25.86%) TeamCity
16 14 (24.14%) Apache
17 13 (22.41%) LDAP
17 13 (22.41%) Samba
17 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
17 13 (22.41%) Ubuntu
18 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (24.14%) Apache
2 7 (12.07%) nginx
2 7 (12.07%) MediaWiki
2 7 (12.07%) Confluence
3 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) PaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Firewall
2 16 (27.59%) LAN
2 16 (27.59%) WAN
3 13 (22.41%) LDAP
4 7 (12.07%) VPN
5 6 (10.34%) Network Security
5 6 (10.34%) OSPF
5 6 (10.34%) BGP
5 6 (10.34%) IPv6
5 6 (10.34%) IPsec
5 6 (10.34%) EIGRP
6 5 (8.62%) Internet
7 4 (6.90%) SSL
7 4 (6.90%) IPv4
7 4 (6.90%) HTTP
8 2 (3.45%) NAS
8 2 (3.45%) SAN
9 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) MySQL
2 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.45%) HBase
5 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.45%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) Voldemort
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (65.52%) Jenkins
2 17 (29.31%) Hudson
3 15 (25.86%) TeamCity
4 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
5 7 (12.07%) JIRA
5 7 (12.07%) Subversion
6 4 (6.90%) Maven
6 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.72%) Ant
8 1 (1.72%) RSpec
8 1 (1.72%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
1 7 (12.07%) Marketing
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.34%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) LAMP
2 7 (12.07%) Web Services
2 7 (12.07%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) Flask
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) WCF
4 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.72%) Memcached
4 1 (1.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Wiki
2 6 (10.34%) DTV
3 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.17%) Open Source
4 2 (3.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (86.21%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) CentOS
3 13 (22.41%) Ubuntu
4 12 (20.69%) Windows
5 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (13.79%) UNIX
7 7 (12.07%) Debian
7 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.90%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (3.45%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) DevOps
2 41 (70.69%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (39.66%) Configuration Management
4 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.97%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.07%) SOA
6 7 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.34%) Scrum
7 6 (10.34%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.34%) Database Theory
7 6 (10.34%) Relational Database Theory
7 6 (10.34%) Build Automation
8 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.45%) Kanban
8 2 (3.45%) ERP
8 2 (3.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) Ruby
2 26 (44.83%) Bash Shell
3 23 (39.66%) Perl
3 23 (39.66%) PHP
4 19 (32.76%) Java
5 12 (20.69%) Python
6 7 (12.07%) SQL
7 5 (8.62%) C#
8 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.45%) C
9 2 (3.45%) C++
9 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
10 1 (1.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (18.97%) CCNA
2 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) XenServer
2 13 (22.41%) Samba
3 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.07%) Postfix
5 2 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.72%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 46 (79.31%) Puppet
1 46 (79.31%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (29.31%) Salt
3 10 (17.24%) Ansible
4 7 (12.07%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.72%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.72%) Nagios
5 1 (1.72%) AppManager
5 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) VMware
2 23 (39.66%) Red Hat
3 17 (29.31%) Citrix
4 6 (10.34%) SAP
5 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.72%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
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