The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
752 484 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.43% 92.02% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 284 302
Average daily rate £375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 33
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £18.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
DevOps Engineer
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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
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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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DevOps Engineer
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DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Puppet
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (88.89%) Configuration Management
3 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (66.67%) Python
5 11 (61.11%) Linux
5 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (50.00%) Ruby
6 9 (50.00%) PHP
7 7 (38.89%) Perl
7 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
7 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
7 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
8 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (33.33%) Scala
8 6 (33.33%) Nagios
8 6 (33.33%) Ansible
8 6 (33.33%) IaaS
9 5 (27.78%) CentOS
9 5 (27.78%) Open Source
9 5 (27.78%) SaaS
10 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (22.22%) Memcached
10 4 (22.22%) Software Packaging
10 4 (22.22%) StatsD
11 3 (16.67%) VMware
11 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) MediaWiki
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) IaaS
2 5 (27.78%) SaaS
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Route 53
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LDAP
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) IPv6
1 1 (5.56%) OSPF
1 1 (5.56%) BGP
1 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) IPsec
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Hudson
3 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 2 (11.11%) RSpec
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Software Packaging
1 4 (22.22%) Memcached
2 3 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (27.78%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (88.89%) Configuration Management
3 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) Ruby
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
3 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 6 (33.33%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vCloud
3 1 (5.56%) Samba
3 1 (5.56%) Postfix
3 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Puppet
2 16 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (33.33%) Nagios
3 6 (33.33%) Ansible
4 4 (22.22%) StatsD
5 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix