The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.38% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
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 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
358 308 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 92.99% 96.25% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 210 153
Average daily rate £340 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £179 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £528 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 39 62
Average hourly rate £26.00 £11.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.27% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.72 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (100.00%) Puppet
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (88.24%) Jenkins
2 15 (88.24%) Vagrant
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) Scrum
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) Cucumber
6 9 (52.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (47.06%) Web Services
8 7 (41.18%) Java
8 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
8 7 (41.18%) Open Source
8 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
9 6 (35.29%) QA
9 6 (35.29%) Linux
10 5 (29.41%) EMC
10 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
10 5 (29.41%) VMware
10 5 (29.41%) BC Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) CentOS
10 5 (29.41%) RSpec
10 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (29.41%) Amazon S3
10 5 (29.41%) vCloud
11 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (11.76%) Big Data
11 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
11 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Jenkins
2 9 (52.94%) Cucumber
2 9 (52.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 5 (29.41%) RSpec
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Scrum
4 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) BPEL
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) BC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) vCloud
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
2 15 (88.24%) Vagrant
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) EMC
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle