The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 60 90 115
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +25
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 78 35 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.68% 1.40% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 1.48% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 22 5
Average daily rate £450 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +13.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - -
DevOps Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2760 2364 2135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.85% 94.71% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 1566 1251
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 114 102
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £24.25 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DevOps Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 Yorkshire +15 54 £425 +17.24% 14
South Yorkshire - 15 £500 - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 4
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 128 (100.00%) DevOps
2 113 (88.28%) Linux
3 103 (80.47%) Puppet
4 80 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 78 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (57.03%) Java
7 69 (53.91%) Configuration Management
8 63 (49.22%) Continuous Integration
9 62 (48.44%) Opscode Chef
10 54 (42.19%) Bash Shell
11 52 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
12 51 (39.84%) Ruby
13 42 (32.81%) VMware
14 41 (32.03%) Python
14 41 (32.03%) Docker
15 40 (31.25%) Ansible
16 38 (29.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 38 (29.69%) Git (software)
17 37 (28.91%) Maven
18 32 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (24.22%) CentOS
19 31 (24.22%) JIRA
19 31 (24.22%) Perl
20 30 (23.44%) SC Cleared
20 30 (23.44%) Security Cleared
20 30 (23.44%) OpenStack
20 30 (23.44%) vSphere
21 29 (22.66%) Unix
22 28 (21.88%) Selenium
23 27 (21.09%) Red Hat

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 30 (23.44%) OpenStack
2 22 (17.19%) Confluence
3 21 (16.41%) Apache
4 18 (14.06%) nginx
4 18 (14.06%) Tomcat
5 14 (10.94%) IIS
6 10 (7.81%) Jetty
6 10 (7.81%) WebSphere
7 9 (7.03%) JBoss
8 7 (5.47%) Node.js
9 6 (4.69%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 52 (40.63%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (8.59%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (8.59%) Google App Engine
3 11 (8.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (5.47%) GitHub
5 6 (4.69%) IaaS
6 5 (3.91%) PaaS
6 5 (3.91%) SaaS
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.06%) HTTP
2 17 (13.28%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.94%) SSL
4 11 (8.59%) DNS
5 7 (5.47%) IPsec
6 6 (4.69%) DHCP
6 6 (4.69%) FTP
7 4 (3.13%) Internet
8 3 (2.34%) Firewall
8 3 (2.34%) IMAP
8 3 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.34%) SMTP
8 3 (2.34%) SNMP
9 2 (1.56%) LDAP
9 2 (1.56%) POP3
10 1 (0.78%) LAN
10 1 (0.78%) Network Security
10 1 (0.78%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.78%) VPN
10 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.59%) MySQL
3 10 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.03%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.25%) CouchDB
6 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.34%) Redis
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.56%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.78%) Big Data
9 1 (0.78%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.78%) HBase
Development Applications
1 80 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 38 (29.69%) Git (software)
3 37 (28.91%) Maven
4 31 (24.22%) JIRA
5 28 (21.88%) Selenium
6 23 (17.97%) SonarQube
7 22 (17.19%) Appium
7 22 (17.19%) Mocha
8 10 (7.81%) Ant
8 10 (7.81%) Artifactory
9 7 (5.47%) GitLab
9 7 (5.47%) Subversion
10 6 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio
11 5 (3.91%) JUnit
11 5 (3.91%) MSI
11 5 (3.91%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (3.91%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.56%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.78%) JConsole
General
1 6 (4.69%) Finance
2 1 (0.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.63%) .NET
2 12 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (8.59%) Kafka
3 11 (8.59%) Sensu
4 10 (7.81%) J2EE
4 10 (7.81%) YAML
5 9 (7.03%) Servlets
6 7 (5.47%) LAMP
7 4 (3.13%) MCollective
8 3 (2.34%) Web Services
9 2 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.56%) ELK Stack
9 2 (1.56%) HTML
9 2 (1.56%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (1.56%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (1.56%) WSDL
9 2 (1.56%) XSD
10 1 (0.78%) Java EE
10 1 (0.78%) JMS
10 1 (0.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
2 1 (0.78%) Replication
2 1 (0.78%) User Experience
2 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 113 (88.28%) Linux
2 38 (29.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (24.22%) CentOS
4 29 (22.66%) Unix
5 24 (18.75%) Windows
6 22 (17.19%) Ubuntu
7 9 (7.03%) Windows Server
8 6 (4.69%) CoreOS
9 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.56%) AIX
10 2 (1.56%) SUSE
11 1 (0.78%) Debian
11 1 (0.78%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (100.00%) DevOps
2 78 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (53.91%) Configuration Management
4 63 (49.22%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (17.97%) Scrum
6 21 (16.41%) Web Operations
7 20 (15.63%) Build Automation
8 12 (9.38%) Open Source
9 11 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (7.03%) Microservices
10 9 (7.03%) OO
11 7 (5.47%) DSDM
11 7 (5.47%) ITIL
11 7 (5.47%) RUP
11 7 (5.47%) Test Automation
12 6 (4.69%) Security Hardening
12 6 (4.69%) Software Delivery
13 5 (3.91%) Code Coverage
13 5 (3.91%) High Availability
13 5 (3.91%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 73 (57.03%) Java
2 54 (42.19%) Bash Shell
3 51 (39.84%) Ruby
4 41 (32.03%) Python
5 31 (24.22%) Perl
6 25 (19.53%) PowerShell
7 21 (16.41%) SQL
8 15 (11.72%) C#
9 13 (10.16%) Shell Script
10 10 (7.81%) C++
11 6 (4.69%) Go
12 5 (3.91%) PHP
13 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (23.44%) SC Cleared
1 30 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (32.03%) Docker
2 32 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (23.44%) vSphere
4 11 (8.59%) Xen
5 6 (4.69%) Ceph
5 6 (4.69%) GlusterFS
6 5 (3.91%) XenServer
7 3 (2.34%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.56%) KVM
8 2 (1.56%) Varnish
8 2 (1.56%) vCloud
9 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.78%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.78%) HDFS
9 1 (0.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 103 (80.47%) Puppet
2 62 (48.44%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (31.25%) Ansible
4 16 (12.50%) Salt
5 15 (11.72%) Cobbler
5 15 (11.72%) Graphite
6 13 (10.16%) logstash
7 10 (7.81%) Tivoli
8 9 (7.03%) Grafana
8 9 (7.03%) Kibana
8 9 (7.03%) Kubernetes
8 9 (7.03%) Uchiwa
9 6 (4.69%) HAProxy
9 6 (4.69%) Nagios
10 4 (3.13%) Cacti
10 4 (3.13%) SCCM
11 3 (2.34%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.56%) Opsview
13 1 (0.78%) Mesos
13 1 (0.78%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 42 (32.81%) VMware
2 27 (21.09%) Red Hat
3 22 (17.19%) Atlassian
4 11 (8.59%) Google
4 11 (8.59%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.03%) Oracle
5 9 (7.03%) Splunk
6 7 (5.47%) Sitecore
7 6 (4.69%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (3.13%) SaltStack
9 3 (2.34%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.78%) Dell
10 1 (0.78%) IBM
10 1 (0.78%) New Relic
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