Period
to 17 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Lead DevOps was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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.

Lead Development Operations
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead DevOps 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median daily rate £600 - -
South West median daily rate £388 £450 -
% change year-on-year -13.89% - -
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 1,738 1,648 1,770
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 95.48% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,118 1,130 1,250
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £255 £225 £238
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 55 76
Bristol median hourly rate £31.23 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.57% -15.38% +91.18%
10th Percentile £12.93 £11.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.88 £46.30 £47.63
South West median hourly rate £33.23 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -13.68% +10.00% +66.67%

Lead DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead DevOps in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, Lead DevOps 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 Bristol region featuring Lead DevOps in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Front Office

Lead DevOps 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (40.00%) WebPagetest
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Opsview
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) AppDynamics
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace