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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 98 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 47 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.62% 0.31% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £318 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +49.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £303 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £325 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
2692 2401 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.60% 93.79% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1789 1531 927
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 123 102
Average hourly rate £13.46 £14.50 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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 Yorkshire +12 31 £363 +16.93% 3
South Yorkshire - 15 £400 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 81 (100.00%) DevOps
2 76 (93.83%) Linux
3 71 (87.65%) Opscode Chef
4 69 (85.19%) Puppet
5 58 (71.60%) Python
6 53 (65.43%) Bash Shell
7 48 (59.26%) Ruby
8 40 (49.38%) MongoDB
9 38 (46.91%) Configuration Management
10 36 (44.44%) SQL
11 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (38.27%) Apache
13 30 (37.04%) Graphite
13 30 (37.04%) Splunk
14 26 (32.10%) Salt
15 25 (30.86%) CouchDB
16 24 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 24 (29.63%) PHP
17 23 (28.40%) Git (software)
18 21 (25.93%) NoSQL
18 21 (25.93%) Jenkins
19 20 (24.69%) RabbitMQ
19 20 (24.69%) Amazon EC2
19 20 (24.69%) CentOS
19 20 (24.69%) Java
20 19 (23.46%) MySQL
21 18 (22.22%) UNIX
21 18 (22.22%) OpenStack
22 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 31 (38.27%) Apache
2 18 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 13 (16.05%) Tomcat
4 9 (11.11%) Node.js
5 7 (8.64%) IIS
5 7 (8.64%) nginx
6 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.47%) Jetty
7 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.23%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 24 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (24.69%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.17%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.17%) Route 53
4 5 (6.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.47%) Office 365
6 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.47%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.47%) IPsec
3 2 (2.47%) DHCP
3 2 (2.47%) FTP
3 2 (2.47%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (49.38%) MongoDB
2 25 (30.86%) CouchDB
3 21 (25.93%) NoSQL
4 19 (23.46%) MySQL
5 15 (18.52%) Redis
6 10 (12.35%) Riak
6 10 (12.35%) Couchbase
6 10 (12.35%) Hypertable
6 10 (12.35%) SimpleDB
7 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.17%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
7 5 (6.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (28.40%) Git (software)
2 21 (25.93%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.35%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.23%) Hudson
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (18.52%) Kafka
3 8 (9.88%) Web Services
4 7 (8.64%) .NET
5 5 (6.17%) Memcached
5 5 (6.17%) LAMP
5 5 (6.17%) POSIX
6 4 (4.94%) Servlets
7 2 (2.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) Private Cloud
2 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.94%) Online Games
4 3 (3.70%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 76 (93.83%) Linux
2 24 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (24.69%) CentOS
4 18 (22.22%) UNIX
5 11 (13.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) DevOps
2 38 (46.91%) Configuration Management
3 33 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.99%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.81%) Data Management
6 12 (14.81%) Microservices
7 7 (8.64%) TDD
7 7 (8.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (8.64%) Software Delivery
8 6 (7.41%) SDLC
8 6 (7.41%) Server Building
9 5 (6.17%) Open Source
9 5 (6.17%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.17%) Performance Testing
9 5 (6.17%) Security Testing
9 5 (6.17%) Kanban
9 5 (6.17%) Network Design
9 5 (6.17%) Service Management
10 3 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (71.60%) Python
2 53 (65.43%) Bash Shell
3 48 (59.26%) Ruby
4 36 (44.44%) SQL
5 24 (29.63%) PHP
6 20 (24.69%) Java
7 10 (12.35%) C
8 9 (11.11%) Shell Script
9 8 (9.88%) Perl
10 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
10 5 (6.17%) C++
10 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) Docker
2 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) KVM
3 3 (3.70%) QEMU
3 3 (3.70%) Xen
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
4 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 71 (87.65%) Opscode Chef
2 69 (85.19%) Puppet
3 30 (37.04%) Graphite
4 26 (32.10%) Salt
5 16 (19.75%) Ansible
6 12 (14.81%) Cobbler
7 10 (12.35%) Nagios
7 10 (12.35%) CFEngine
8 9 (11.11%) Tivoli
9 5 (6.17%) HAProxy
9 5 (6.17%) Opsview
9 5 (6.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Splunk
2 16 (19.75%) Oracle
3 13 (16.05%) Rackspace
4 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 10 (12.35%) VMware
5 10 (12.35%) SaltStack
6 5 (6.17%) hybris
6 5 (6.17%) Riverbed
6 5 (6.17%) Tealeaf
6 5 (6.17%) SonicWALL
6 5 (6.17%) Cisco
7 2 (2.47%) Google
7 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.23%) EnterpriseDB