The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 39 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 24 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.60% 2.39% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 2.45% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 7
Median daily rate £488 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £418
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £51.75 -
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -

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
644 652 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.55% 97.31% 97.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 462 400
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +21 12 £450 +33.33% 7
West Wales -12 7 £481 +6.94% 1
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (65.79%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (63.16%) Ansible
4 23 (60.53%) Linux
5 22 (57.89%) Terraform
6 18 (47.37%) Jenkins
6 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
7 17 (44.74%) SC Cleared
8 16 (42.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (36.84%) Java
9 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (34.21%) Web Services
11 8 (21.05%) Puppet
11 8 (21.05%) Maven
12 7 (18.42%) Degree
12 7 (18.42%) Apache
12 7 (18.42%) SQL
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) Spring
12 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
13 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (15.79%) Docker
13 6 (15.79%) HTTP
14 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (10.53%) Amazon S3
15 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
16 3 (7.89%) Go
16 3 (7.89%) Rundeck
16 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
16 3 (7.89%) TDD

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (18.42%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 25 (65.79%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (42.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (10.53%) Amazon S3
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (5.26%) PaaS
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) SSL
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) DSL
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.05%) Maven
3 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) Web Services
2 7 (18.42%) Spring
3 2 (5.26%) J2EE
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Fintech
1 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.89%) Kanban
4 3 (7.89%) Open Source
4 3 (7.89%) Scrum
4 3 (7.89%) TDD
5 2 (5.26%) BDD
5 2 (5.26%) Microservices
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) OWASP
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.26%) Secure Coding
5 2 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (2.63%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.63%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Go
3 3 (7.89%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) Groovy
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (44.74%) SC Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (63.16%) Ansible
2 22 (57.89%) Terraform
3 8 (21.05%) Puppet
4 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.89%) Rundeck
6 2 (5.26%) Consul
7 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.63%) Kibana
7 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.63%) logstash
7 1 (2.63%) Marathon
7 1 (2.63%) Mesos
7 1 (2.63%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.63%) PagerDuty
2 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
2 1 (2.63%) VMware
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