The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills 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 over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 31 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing DevOps 22 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.31% 2.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
342 268 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 82.61% 73.83% 66.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 208 118
Average daily rate £393 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% -35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

DevOps
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DevOps Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps.

1 24 (85.71%) Puppet
2 22 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (71.43%) Scrum
4 19 (67.86%) Cucumber
4 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
5 18 (64.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (64.29%) Configuration Management
5 18 (64.29%) Linux
6 17 (60.71%) Windows
6 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
6 17 (60.71%) Vagrant
7 15 (53.57%) QA
7 15 (53.57%) WebLogic
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) Ruby
9 5 (17.86%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) UNIX
10 4 (14.29%) Python
10 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (14.29%) RSpec
11 3 (10.71%) BDD
11 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
11 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
11 3 (10.71%) CentOS
11 3 (10.71%) Network Security
11 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle
11 3 (10.71%) TDD

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (53.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (3.57%) WordPress
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.57%) Apache TomEE
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SSL
1 3 (10.71%) DSL
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (67.86%) Cucumber
1 19 (67.86%) Jenkins
2 18 (64.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.29%) RSpec
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.57%) Hudson
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Support
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) SAML
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.57%) Symfony
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) OAuth
2 1 (3.57%) OpenID
2 1 (3.57%) Nutch
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
1 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
5 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (71.43%) Scrum
3 18 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) BDD
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.57%) User Stories
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
7 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Ruby
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Go
6 1 (3.57%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 24 (85.71%) Puppet
2 17 (60.71%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) ESRI
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