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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.73% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£435 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
320 271 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 92.49% 95.42% 89.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 184 79
Average daily rate £358 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 36
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Puppet
1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (84.21%) Vagrant
2 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
3 14 (73.68%) Cucumber
3 14 (73.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (68.42%) Scrum
5 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
6 8 (42.11%) QA
6 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
7 5 (26.32%) CentOS
7 5 (26.32%) RSpec
7 5 (26.32%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) DSL
8 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
8 3 (15.79%) SSL
8 3 (15.79%) Firewall
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (15.79%) Ruby
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (10.53%) vCloud
9 2 (10.53%) Open Source
9 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (15.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon S3
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
1 3 (15.79%) DSL
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
2 14 (73.68%) Cucumber
2 14 (73.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
4 5 (26.32%) RSpec
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) CentOS
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (68.42%) Scrum
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) Puppet
2 16 (84.21%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) EMC
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.53%) VMware