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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 64 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 18 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.99% 0.97% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
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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
855 680 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 94.58% 94.44% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 474 345
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £205 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £475 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 28 29
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £65.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 14 £355 -2.06%
West Wales -5 3 £450 -5.26%
DevOps Engineer
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DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (62.50%) Linux
3 15 (46.88%) MySQL
4 13 (40.63%) Perl
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 12 (37.50%) Puppet
6 11 (34.38%) UNIX
7 10 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
8 9 (28.13%) Windows
8 9 (28.13%) Python
8 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
8 9 (28.13%) Ruby
8 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
9 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
10 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (21.88%) Scrum
10 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
10 7 (21.88%) .NET
10 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (18.75%) Software Delivery
11 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (18.75%) MapReduce
11 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
11 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
12 5 (15.63%) Java

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) nginx
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Liferay
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) SSL
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) IPsec
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) MySQL
2 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
4 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Hudson
2 5 (15.63%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.50%) MSBuild
3 4 (12.50%) Artifactory
3 4 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) LAMP
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Video on Demand
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) UNIX
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Fedora
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
4 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (21.88%) Configuration Management
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (18.75%) Software Delivery
6 6 (18.75%) MapReduce
7 5 (15.63%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Open Source
9 2 (6.25%) Video Analytics
10 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
10 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
10 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.13%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Perl
2 9 (28.13%) Python
2 9 (28.13%) Ruby
2 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.50%) Jython
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) vCloud
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
2 10 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (15.63%) Vagrant
4 4 (12.50%) Ansible
5 2 (6.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.13%) RightScale