The first table below looks at the demand for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.85% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £445 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
332 296 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.05% 95.18% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 180 123
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 47 66
Average hourly rate £27.63 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.32% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £9.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £20.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) LAMP
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
4 3 (37.50%) BC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) vCloud
4 3 (37.50%) RSpec
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) RSpec
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BPEL
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) BC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) vCloud
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) EMC
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle