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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 93 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 32 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.33% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -
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
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
2226 2128 2077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.83% 93.99% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 1239 966
Average daily rate £355 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 94 172
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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
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 29 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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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 +25 32 £363 +13.28% 7
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) DevOps
2 58 (95.08%) Puppet
3 57 (93.44%) Ruby
4 50 (81.97%) Python
4 50 (81.97%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (80.33%) Linux
6 36 (59.02%) Configuration Management
6 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (52.46%) PHP
7 32 (52.46%) Bash Shell
8 25 (40.98%) Apache
9 24 (39.34%) SQL
10 23 (37.70%) MongoDB
11 18 (29.51%) Splunk
11 18 (29.51%) Oracle
11 18 (29.51%) Graphite
12 16 (26.23%) Riak
12 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
13 15 (24.59%) Fiddler
13 15 (24.59%) CouchDB
13 15 (24.59%) CFEngine
13 15 (24.59%) C
13 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
13 15 (24.59%) Nagios
13 15 (24.59%) Ansible
13 15 (24.59%) Hypertable
13 15 (24.59%) SaltStack
13 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (22.95%) UNIX
15 13 (21.31%) Cobbler

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 25 (40.98%) Apache
2 12 (19.67%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.84%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.64%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) LDAP
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) MongoDB
2 16 (26.23%) Riak
3 15 (24.59%) CouchDB
3 15 (24.59%) Hypertable
4 10 (16.39%) MySQL
5 8 (13.11%) Redis
6 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
7 6 (9.84%) Couchbase
7 6 (9.84%) SimpleDB
8 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Fiddler
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) RSpec
3 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (80.33%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) UNIX
3 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) DevOps
2 36 (59.02%) Configuration Management
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
4 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.20%) RUP
5 5 (8.20%) DSDM
5 5 (8.20%) Scrum
6 4 (6.56%) TDD
6 4 (6.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (93.44%) Ruby
2 50 (81.97%) Python
3 32 (52.46%) PHP
3 32 (52.46%) Bash Shell
4 24 (39.34%) SQL
5 15 (24.59%) C
5 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
6 10 (16.39%) Java
7 7 (11.48%) Perl
7 7 (11.48%) C++
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Xen
1 2 (3.28%) XenServer
1 2 (3.28%) vSphere
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (95.08%) Puppet
2 50 (81.97%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (29.51%) Graphite
4 15 (24.59%) CFEngine
4 15 (24.59%) Nagios
4 15 (24.59%) Ansible
5 13 (21.31%) Cobbler
6 12 (19.67%) Tivoli
7 6 (9.84%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Splunk
1 18 (29.51%) Oracle
2 15 (24.59%) SaltStack
3 7 (11.48%) Rackspace
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) EnterpriseDB
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