The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 30 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 4 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.43% 0.63% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.65% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £575 £335 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.64% -22.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £448 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.79% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
DevOps Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
263 308 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.27% 97.47% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 205 199
Median daily rate £373 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 26
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% +19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Southampton region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Splunk
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Groovy
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Vagrant

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) VMware