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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 13 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing DevOps 21 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.68% 7.35% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 8.74% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 8
Median daily rate £425 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £348 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £430 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.76% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
DevOps
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
196 286 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 80.99% 84.12% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 220 186
Median daily rate £383 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -51.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £40.00 £56.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 20 (66.67%) Windows
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
1 20 (66.67%) Puppet
2 19 (63.33%) Python
3 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (56.67%) Ruby
4 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
4 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
4 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
4 16 (53.33%) WebLogic
5 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 14 (46.67%) Oracle
6 14 (46.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 14 (46.67%) Vagrant
7 12 (40.00%) Mac OS X
7 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
7 12 (40.00%) Unix
8 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (26.67%) Scrum
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
11 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (23.33%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
12 6 (20.00%) Serena

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 16 (53.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) IaaS
3 3 (10.00%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) HDInsight
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
1 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 14 (46.67%) Vagrant
3 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Azure SQL DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (13.33%) JMS
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 12 (40.00%) Unix
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) VMS
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (13.33%) Use Case
7 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.67%) High Availability
7 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Python
2 17 (56.67%) Ruby
3 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
4 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (23.33%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (16.67%) SCCM
3 4 (13.33%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Serena
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
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