Period
to 17 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Azure DevOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 17 December 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.

DevOps Engineer - Azure
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 138 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 - -
Contract jobs requiring an Azure DevOps Engineer 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.54% 0.042% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.045% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 - -
South East median daily rate £550 £513 £425
% change year-on-year +7.32% +20.59% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 1,582 2,234 1,543
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 94.70% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 990 816
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £224 £200
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 126 80
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +20.69% +3.57%
10th Percentile £10.09 £10.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £35.25 £42.79 £40.38
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.96
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.08% +8.36%

Azure DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure DevOps Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Azure DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Azure DevOps Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Azure DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Azure DevOps Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Azure DevOps Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Azure DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Azure DevOps Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +26 6 £550 - 1
High Wycombe - 3 £575 -
Azure DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, Azure DevOps Engineer 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Azure DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Docker
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) Kubernetes
4 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) .NET
5 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) Kanban
5 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 5 (55.56%) .NET Core
6 4 (44.44%) JIRA
7 3 (33.33%) JSON
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 3 (33.33%) Microservices
8 2 (22.22%) git-flow
8 2 (22.22%) Fintech
8 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (22.22%) Availability Management
8 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (22.22%) GitHub
8 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
8 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
8 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (22.22%) Analytics

Azure DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) git-flow
4 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Core
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Availability Management
5 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 2 (22.22%) Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
6 1 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Python
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Prometheus
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian