Period
to 30 May 2020

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Architect was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Development Operations Architect
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 114 169 169
Rank change year-on-year +55 0 -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Architect 6 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.29% 0.049% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.052% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £438 £540 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.98% -1.82% -
10th Percentile £416 £540 £525
90th Percentile £449 £540 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £610 £575
% change year-on-year -28.28% +6.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 1,927 3,880 3,650
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.73% 94.43% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,044 1,942 1,937
Median daily rate £438 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +8.43% -1.19%
10th Percentile £200 £275 £253
90th Percentile £613 £600 £588
South East median daily rate £440 £445 £425
% change year-on-year -1.12% +4.71% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 114 90
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £15.51 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £52.91 £54.01 £44.30
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.40 £18.06
% change year-on-year -10.71% +24.07% +3.17%

DevOps Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured DevOps Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Architect in Berkshire

DevOps Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DevOps Architect in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for DevOps Architect in Berkshire

DevOps Architect
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Architect within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 5 £438 -
DevOps Architect
South East

DevOps Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, DevOps Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring DevOps Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 4 (66.67%) OpenShift
2 4 (66.67%) OAuth
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Fuse
2 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Go
3 3 (50.00%) Confluence
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 3 (50.00%) Google Container Engine
3 3 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

DevOps Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Fuse
2 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) OpenShift
2 3 (50.00%) Google Container Engine
3 1 (16.67%) Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) OAuth
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft