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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 27 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing DevOps 9 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.18% 3.47% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 4.44% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Median daily rate £575 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
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
210 248 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 74.20% 78.23% 79.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 164 150
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 11
Median hourly rate £14.75 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.85% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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
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 10 December 2016.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) PaaS
4 4 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (30.00%) Ansible
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (20.00%) MongoDB

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 4 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) Groovy
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) ATG
2 1 (10.00%) SAP