Period
to 24 February 2020

The median contractor rate for a Lead DevOps was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 February 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.

Lead Development Operations
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 124 109
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Lead DevOps 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.17% 0.049% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.051% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Bristol median daily rate £700 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
South West median daily rate £736 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +47.20% - -
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 1,687 1,948 1,773
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.04% 95.72% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,132 1,341 1,171
Bristol median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £220 £265 £250
90th Percentile £613 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 77 54
Bristol median hourly rate £32.50 £33.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.59% +92.63% -5.41%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.90 £11.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £60.10 £47.13
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -10.71%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead DevOps in Bristol

Lead DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead DevOps in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead DevOps in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) GCP
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) SAP