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 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 42 53 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 15 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.58% 2.40% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.52% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 4
Median daily rate £450 £413 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £350 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -
DevOps Engineer
UK

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
569 834 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 97.93% 95.42% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 569 487
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 30
Median hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 9 £431 +16.55% 1
West Wales +11 6 £520 +18.85%
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (75.00%) Ansible
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Puppet
5 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
8 6 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (30.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 6 (30.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (30.00%) Terraform
9 5 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (25.00%) Fluentd
9 5 (25.00%) Maven
9 5 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) Perl
9 5 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (25.00%) Open Source
10 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Mesos
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
11 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery

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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (30.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (30.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
4 5 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (15.00%) PaaS
5 3 (15.00%) Route 53
6 2 (10.00%) Google App Engine
6 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Maven
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Kafka
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 3 (15.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) CentOS
2 3 (15.00%) Fedora
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) Ansible
2 13 (65.00%) Puppet
3 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (30.00%) Terraform
4 5 (25.00%) Fluentd
5 4 (20.00%) Mesos
6 3 (15.00%) Marathon
6 3 (15.00%) Salt
7 2 (10.00%) Piwik
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (15.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Google