The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 110 132 132
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 28 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.67% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 16
Median daily rate £450 £469 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £400 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -
DevOps Engineer
England

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
2633 3150 3250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.51% 95.14% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 2004 2099
Median daily rate £360 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 223 182
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Wiltshire +30 16 £425 -8.10% 1
Gloucestershire +4 6 £550 +29.41% 1
Bristol -10 4 £538 -10.41% 2
Somerset +25 1 £550 +19.56% 1
Dorset - 1 £393 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) DevOps
2 30 (60.00%) Linux
3 22 (44.00%) Ansible
4 19 (38.00%) Docker
5 18 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (32.00%) Puppet
7 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (26.00%) Java
8 13 (26.00%) Oracle
8 13 (26.00%) Jenkins
9 11 (22.00%) .NET
9 11 (22.00%) Python
10 10 (20.00%) Apache
10 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (18.00%) Unix
12 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
12 8 (16.00%) Windows
12 8 (16.00%) IIS
12 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (16.00%) MySQL
12 8 (16.00%) VMware
12 8 (16.00%) Nagios
12 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (16.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
13 7 (14.00%) CentOS

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (20.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) MQSeries
3 4 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.00%) nginx
4 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.00%) Confluence
5 2 (4.00%) Jetty
6 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (10.00%) GitHub
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.00%) Route 53
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.00%) HTTP
2 6 (12.00%) VPN
3 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) FTP
3 4 (8.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (8.00%) IPsec
3 4 (8.00%) LDAP
3 4 (8.00%) NAS
3 4 (8.00%) Network Security
3 4 (8.00%) tcpdump
3 4 (8.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (8.00%) Artifactory
5 4 (8.00%) Hudson
5 4 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (8.00%) Subversion
6 3 (6.00%) JIRA
6 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.00%) Travis CI
6 3 (6.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.00%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.00%) Ant
8 1 (2.00%) Gradle
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Advertising
2 3 (6.00%) Automotive
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) Spring
3 6 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (12.00%) Web Services
4 4 (8.00%) J2EE
5 3 (6.00%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (6.00%) LAMP
5 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.00%) REST
5 3 (6.00%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (4.00%) ELK Stack
7 1 (2.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) JSON-LD
7 1 (2.00%) OAuth2
7 1 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) iPad
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) CESG
3 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Unix
3 8 (16.00%) Windows
4 7 (14.00%) CentOS
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.00%) CoreOS
7 2 (4.00%) Mesosphere
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) RancherOS
8 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) Scrum
4 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) Open Source
6 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) Microservices
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Analytics
8 2 (4.00%) Auto-Scaling
8 2 (4.00%) High Availability
8 2 (4.00%) Web Operations
9 1 (2.00%) Compliance Audit
9 1 (2.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (2.00%) Open Source Development
9 1 (2.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 11 (22.00%) Python
3 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.00%) SQL
4 6 (12.00%) Perl
5 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby
6 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) Groovy
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Docker
2 5 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (8.00%) LXC
3 4 (8.00%) Samba
3 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) Postfix
4 2 (4.00%) Sendmail
4 2 (4.00%) vCloud
4 2 (4.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (44.00%) Ansible
2 16 (32.00%) Puppet
3 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
3 8 (16.00%) Nagios
3 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.00%) Mesos
4 4 (8.00%) Terraform
5 2 (4.00%) HAProxy
5 2 (4.00%) OSSEC
6 1 (2.00%) Rancher
6 1 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) Google
5 4 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.00%) F5
5 4 (8.00%) NetApp
5 4 (8.00%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.00%) New Relic
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco
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