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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 32 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.58% 1.34% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.44% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate £418 £430 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
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
241 347 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 95.26% 93.03% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 214 191
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £250 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Serena
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) Serena
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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