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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 59 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.87% 0.99% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DevOps Engineer
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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
663 481 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.95% 95.63% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 267 245
Average daily rate £375 £350 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 45
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £173.00 £22.50
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 30 January 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
West Wales -7 2 £519 +38.33% 1
South Wales -17 2 £400 +6.66%
DevOps Engineer
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DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Puppet
3 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 9 (64.29%) Ruby
5 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
5 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (50.00%) Ansible
6 7 (50.00%) IaaS
6 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (50.00%) Python
7 6 (42.86%) CentOS
7 6 (42.86%) SaaS
8 5 (35.71%) Open Source
9 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Software Packaging
9 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (28.57%) Memcached
9 4 (28.57%) StatsD
9 4 (28.57%) Graphite
10 3 (21.43%) PaaS
10 3 (21.43%) SOA
10 3 (21.43%) Java
10 3 (21.43%) PHP

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) Zope
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) IaaS
2 6 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (21.43%) PaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) IPv4
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.14%) RSpec
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Software Packaging
1 4 (28.57%) Memcached
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Catalyst
3 1 (7.14%) Mason
3 1 (7.14%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) CPAN
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) DTV
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (42.86%) CentOS
4 2 (14.29%) Fedora
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Video Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Ruby
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
2 8 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (50.00%) Ansible
4 4 (28.57%) StatsD
4 4 (28.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Zend
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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