The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 64 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 13 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.63% 1.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
749 753 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 93.98% 93.77% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 469 237
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 25 30
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £10.91 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £26.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +8 8 £350 -26.31%
West Wales +10 4 £425 +21.42% 1
North Wales - 1 £415 -
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (95.24%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Puppet
4 12 (57.14%) MySQL
4 12 (57.14%) Ruby
5 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (47.62%) Python
6 9 (42.86%) Perl
6 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
7 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
8 6 (28.57%) Ansible
8 6 (28.57%) Analytics
8 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (28.57%) Hadoop
8 6 (28.57%) Java
9 5 (23.81%) UNIX
9 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
9 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
10 4 (19.05%) Apache
10 4 (19.05%) PHP
10 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (19.05%) VMware
11 3 (14.29%) Scrum

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) Liferay
3 1 (4.76%) Zope
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) SSL
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
3 6 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) RSpec
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) Django
2 1 (4.76%) Mason
2 1 (4.76%) Catalyst
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Fedora
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Video Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) MapReduce
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Kanban
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) SOA
7 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Ruby
2 10 (47.62%) Python
3 9 (42.86%) Perl
4 6 (28.57%) Java
5 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
7 2 (9.52%) C
8 1 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (4.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Puppet
2 8 (38.10%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (28.57%) Ansible
4 2 (9.52%) Salt
5 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) Zend
5 1 (4.76%) RightScale
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