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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
England / South West
Rank 104 139 115
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -24
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 31 6 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.16% 0.20% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.21% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 30
Median daily rate £488 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £449 £418
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +7.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £51.75 -
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -

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
2551 2840 3075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.08% 96.24% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1656 1889 1941
Median daily rate £380 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 161 165
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +26.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +13 15 £488 +14.70% 1
Devon - 6 £550 - 1
Somerset +6 5 £350 -33.33% 2
Bristol 0 4 £551 +46.80% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 - 1
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 54 (100.00%) DevOps
2 47 (87.04%) Linux
3 36 (66.67%) Ansible
4 34 (62.96%) Jenkins
5 33 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
6 31 (57.41%) Docker
7 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (48.15%) Python
9 23 (42.59%) Puppet
10 21 (38.89%) Java
11 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (35.19%) Bash Shell
12 19 (35.19%) Ruby
13 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
14 15 (27.78%) Windows
14 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
15 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (25.93%) SaltStack
16 13 (24.07%) JIRA
17 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
17 12 (22.22%) Oracle
17 12 (22.22%) Confluence
17 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 12 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 12 (22.22%) Terraform
18 10 (18.52%) Apache
18 10 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
18 10 (18.52%) Vagrant
18 10 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
19 9 (16.67%) Web Operations

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 12 (22.22%) Confluence
2 10 (18.52%) Apache
2 10 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (14.81%) nginx
4 6 (11.11%) IIS
5 5 (9.26%) JBoss
6 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
6 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
7 3 (5.56%) Jetty
7 3 (5.56%) Mongrel
7 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 33 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (16.67%) GitHub
3 9 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (11.11%) Amazon S3
5 5 (9.26%) Route 53
6 4 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (7.41%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (5.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (5.56%) Google App Engine
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) HTTP
2 6 (11.11%) SSL
2 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) VPN
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
4 3 (5.56%) FTP
4 3 (5.56%) IPsec
5 2 (3.70%) Internet
5 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.85%) LAN
6 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.56%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (62.96%) Jenkins
2 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 13 (24.07%) JIRA
4 12 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (18.52%) Vagrant
6 9 (16.67%) Hudson
7 5 (9.26%) Artifactory
7 5 (9.26%) SonarQube
8 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (7.41%) Subversion
9 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.56%) Travis CI
9 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.85%) Ant
10 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.85%) Gradle
10 1 (1.85%) Maven
10 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (16.67%) .NET
3 7 (12.96%) WebCenter
4 5 (9.26%) J2EE
5 4 (7.41%) Web Services
6 3 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (5.56%) REST
6 3 (5.56%) Servlets
6 3 (5.56%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (1.85%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.85%) CESG
1 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (87.04%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) Windows
3 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (14.81%) CentOS
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 7 (12.96%) Amazon Linux
6 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.41%) Unix
8 3 (5.56%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (29.63%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.67%) Open Source
5 9 (16.67%) Web Operations
6 7 (12.96%) Database Tuning
6 7 (12.96%) Microservices
6 7 (12.96%) Migration
6 7 (12.96%) Performance Testing
6 7 (12.96%) Web Development
7 5 (9.26%) Auto-Scaling
7 5 (9.26%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Release Management
9 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.70%) Analytics
11 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) Python
2 21 (38.89%) Java
3 19 (35.19%) Bash Shell
3 19 (35.19%) Ruby
4 8 (14.81%) SQL
5 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.11%) Perl
7 4 (7.41%) Go
8 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (57.41%) Docker
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.56%) LXC
4 3 (5.56%) VirtualBox
4 3 (5.56%) Xen
5 1 (1.85%) HDFS
5 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 36 (66.67%) Ansible
2 23 (42.59%) Puppet
3 12 (22.22%) Terraform
4 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (12.96%) Icinga
5 7 (12.96%) Kibana
5 7 (12.96%) logstash
6 6 (11.11%) Salt
7 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes
8 4 (7.41%) Nagios
9 3 (5.56%) OSSEC
10 1 (1.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) SaltStack
2 12 (22.22%) Oracle
2 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 9 (16.67%) Google
3 9 (16.67%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Atlassian
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.41%) IBM
7 3 (5.56%) New Relic
7 3 (5.56%) Sybase
8 1 (1.85%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.85%) Hortonworks
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £351 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago