The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 15 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Contract jobs citing DevOps 14 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.01% 3.52% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.59% 4.55% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
Median daily rate £850 £418 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.59% -4.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -

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
163 198 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 69.96% 77.34% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 131 153
Median daily rate £456 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.73% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 10
Median hourly rate £25.50 £40.00 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +197.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £13.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

DevOps
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

DevOps Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 9 (40.91%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
4 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 7 (31.82%) Product Management
5 7 (31.82%) SaaS
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) Python
6 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (27.27%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (22.73%) Ansible
7 5 (22.73%) PaaS
8 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 4 (18.18%) Puppet
8 4 (18.18%) Groovy
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Maven
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) PHP
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
8 4 (18.18%) VMware
8 4 (18.18%) Splunk
9 3 (13.64%) Open Source
9 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) SaaS
2 6 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (22.73%) PaaS
4 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Jenkins
2 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (18.18%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Automation Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Head of Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Head of Technology
4 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) ELK Stack
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 7 (31.82%) Product Management
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) API Development
8 1 (4.55%) Auto-Scaling
8 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Kanban
8 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.55%) User Stories
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) Groovy
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CISSP
2 2 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (9.09%) RHCE
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
2 4 (18.18%) Puppet
3 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) Marathon
4 1 (4.55%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) Splunk
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Cloudera
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) ATG
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
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