The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 97 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 22 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.47% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.51% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
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£415 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.87% +24.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £433
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1958 1580 1377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.49% 93.33% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1027 718
Average daily rate £350 £345 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 56 61
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.20 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the West Yorkshire region.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Vacancies
Leeds -11 22 £415 +33.87% 5
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DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 59 (100.00%) DevOps
2 58 (98.31%) Linux
3 53 (89.83%) Puppet
4 52 (88.14%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (88.14%) Python
5 47 (79.66%) Bash Shell
6 41 (69.49%) Ruby
7 34 (57.63%) Configuration Management
8 28 (47.46%) SQL
9 24 (40.68%) Apache
10 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (38.98%) MongoDB
11 22 (37.29%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (32.20%) PHP
13 18 (30.51%) UNIX
13 18 (30.51%) MySQL
13 18 (30.51%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (30.51%) NoSQL
13 18 (30.51%) Redis
14 17 (28.81%) OpenStack
14 17 (28.81%) Tomcat
15 16 (27.12%) Jenkins
15 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
16 15 (25.42%) Splunk
16 15 (25.42%) Graphite
17 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
18 12 (20.34%) Node.js
18 12 (20.34%) Rackspace
18 12 (20.34%) Cobbler
19 11 (18.64%) Ansible

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (40.68%) Apache
2 17 (28.81%) Tomcat
2 17 (28.81%) OpenStack
3 12 (20.34%) Node.js
4 6 (10.17%) nginx
4 6 (10.17%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.69%) Jetty
5 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.29%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (30.51%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon S3
3 5 (8.47%) Route 53
3 5 (8.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.39%) Office 365
6 1 (1.69%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) Internet
2 5 (8.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.69%) IPsec
3 1 (1.69%) DHCP
3 1 (1.69%) FTP
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) MongoDB
2 18 (30.51%) NoSQL
2 18 (30.51%) Redis
2 18 (30.51%) MySQL
3 10 (16.95%) Hadoop
4 8 (13.56%) Couchbase
4 8 (13.56%) SimpleDB
5 5 (8.47%) Hypertable
5 5 (8.47%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.47%) CouchDB
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
5 5 (8.47%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
1 16 (27.12%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.47%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.69%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Hudson
General
1 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) LAMP
1 10 (16.95%) Memcached
1 10 (16.95%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (13.56%) Web Services
3 6 (10.17%) .NET
4 5 (8.47%) POSIX
5 3 (5.08%) Servlets
6 1 (1.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 58 (98.31%) Linux
2 18 (30.51%) UNIX
3 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 11 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (16.95%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) DevOps
2 34 (57.63%) Configuration Management
3 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.95%) Data Management
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (11.86%) Software Delivery
7 6 (10.17%) Server Building
8 5 (8.47%) Network Design
8 5 (8.47%) TDD
8 5 (8.47%) Service Management
8 5 (8.47%) Performance Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Security Testing
8 5 (8.47%) Kanban
8 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.78%) Open Source
10 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.08%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (88.14%) Python
2 47 (79.66%) Bash Shell
3 41 (69.49%) Ruby
4 28 (47.46%) SQL
5 19 (32.20%) PHP
6 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
7 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.47%) Perl
8 5 (8.47%) C
8 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.08%) C++
9 3 (5.08%) Java
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) QEMU
2 3 (5.08%) KVM
3 2 (3.39%) Xen
4 1 (1.69%) Docker
4 1 (1.69%) XenServer
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (89.83%) Puppet
2 52 (88.14%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (25.42%) Graphite
4 12 (20.34%) Cobbler
5 11 (18.64%) Ansible
6 10 (16.95%) Opsview
6 10 (16.95%) Rundeck
7 9 (15.25%) Salt
7 9 (15.25%) Tivoli
8 5 (8.47%) Nagios
8 5 (8.47%) CFEngine
8 5 (8.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Splunk
2 12 (20.34%) Rackspace
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle
4 10 (16.95%) Riverbed
4 10 (16.95%) Tealeaf
5 9 (15.25%) VMware
6 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco
7 5 (8.47%) SaltStack
7 5 (8.47%) SonicWALL
7 5 (8.47%) hybris
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.69%) Google
9 1 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
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