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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 53 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing DevOps 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.48% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -11.76%
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 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
325 231 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 77.57% 70.21% 63.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 169 62
Average daily rate £388 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (96.30%) Puppet
2 21 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 21 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (74.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 20 (74.07%) Cucumber
4 18 (66.67%) Vagrant
5 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
5 15 (55.56%) Scrum
6 14 (51.85%) QA
7 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) Ruby
10 5 (18.52%) Network Security
10 5 (18.52%) CentOS
10 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (18.52%) Amazon S3
10 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (18.52%) RSpec
10 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
10 5 (18.52%) DSL
10 5 (18.52%) Firewall
10 5 (18.52%) Java
10 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
10 5 (18.52%) SSL
10 5 (18.52%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (18.52%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
12 2 (7.41%) Linux
13 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (3.70%) PowerShell

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon S3
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) SSL
1 5 (18.52%) DSL
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
1 5 (18.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 20 (74.07%) Cucumber
2 20 (74.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 5 (18.52%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) CentOS
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) BPEL
4 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.70%) User Stories
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Ruby
2 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 26 (96.30%) Puppet
2 18 (66.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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