Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 95 87
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 -17
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 29 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.48% 0.71% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.75% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 15
Bristol median daily rate £463 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £350 £249 £363
90th Percentile £625 £556 £600
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £460
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1858 1603 1651
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 94.91% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1267 1139 1217
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £536
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 79 83
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.25 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +22.00% -9.09% +37.50%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps Engineer in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Avonmouth - 1 £400 -
DevOps Engineer
South West

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio Team System
4 11 (37.93%) Ansible
5 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
5 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) Python
6 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (27.59%) Docker
8 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (24.14%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
8 7 (24.14%) Java
9 6 (20.69%) Node.js
9 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
10 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
10 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
10 5 (17.24%) JIRA
10 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
10 5 (17.24%) Ruby
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle
11 4 (13.79%) Microservices
11 4 (13.79%) GitHub
11 4 (13.79%) React
11 4 (13.79%) SDLC
11 4 (13.79%) Terraform
12 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (10.34%) webpack
12 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) CICS
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) GitHub
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (6.90%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (6.90%) Serverless
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.45%) PaaS
6 1 (3.45%) Route 53
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) BIG-IP
1 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
5 3 (10.34%) webpack
6 2 (6.90%) Artifactory
6 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.90%) Gerrit
6 2 (6.90%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (6.90%) SonarQube
6 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Node.js
2 4 (13.79%) React
3 3 (10.34%) Spring
3 3 (10.34%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) DataPower
1 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Microservices
5 4 (13.79%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.45%) Immutable Infrastructure
8 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
2 9 (31.03%) Python
3 7 (24.14%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
4 5 (17.24%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Ansible
2 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.79%) Terraform
4 3 (10.34%) Puppet
5 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) F5
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe
3 2 (6.90%) Green Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) New Relic
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) SAP