Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Lead DevOps was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 16 December 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.

Lead Development Operations
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 106 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead DevOps 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.051% 0.059% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.062% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median daily rate £400 - -
South West median daily rate £494 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -1.25% +11.11% -
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 1849 1601 1647
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.62% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1122 1225
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £238 £240
90th Percentile £525 £560 £538
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 81 81
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +45.45% -
10th Percentile £11.78 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.23 £47.50 £41.88
South West median hourly rate £27.75 £25.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.25% -13.75% +50.00%

Lead DevOps Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Lead DevOps 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 Lead DevOps in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Elastic Stack

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 1 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat