The median contractor rate for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Linux Development Operations Engineer
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 72 67
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.47% 0.12% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.12% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £370 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £488 £388
% change year-on-year -12.82% +25.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 812 830 871
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.98% 97.30% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 589 643
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 37
Median hourly rate £31.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.10 £37.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Bristol

Linux DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Linux 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 Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (75.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (75.00%) Alfresco
2 3 (75.00%) Mule
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Kibana
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) Serverless Framework

Linux 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 (75.00%) Alfresco
1 3 (75.00%) Mule
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) AWS CloudFormation
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Serverless Framework
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Groovy
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat