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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 31 17 9
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8 +14
Contract jobs citing DevOps 45 45 48
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.82% 7.40% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.26% 9.05% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 38
10th Percentile £345 £351 £400
25th Percentile £413 £419 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +2.56%
75th Percentile £625 £588 £566
90th Percentile £738 £614 £600
East of England median daily rate £550 £540 £500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £70.50 £49.97 £66.00
% change year-on-year +41.10% -24.30% +20.00%

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 620 497 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.21% 81.74% 89.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 286 224
10th Percentile £230 £153 £261
25th Percentile £361 £286 £357
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £468 £400 £456
Median % change year-on-year +16.88% -12.33% +1.39%
75th Percentile £575 £502 £550
90th Percentile £675 £588 £650
East of England median daily rate £495 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +16.47% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 123 22
10th Percentile £13.25 - £13.67
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £15.75
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -14.29% -9.35%
75th Percentile £22.00 £18.75 £33.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £22.33 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £16.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +68.75% -33.33% +37.14%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Cambridgeshire

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for DevOps in Cambridgeshire

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for DevOps in Cambridgeshire

DevOps
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for DevOps in Cambridgeshire

DevOps
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge -8 28 £600 +20.00% 48
Peterborough -5 10 £375 +5.63% 5
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 21 (46.67%) Agile
1 21 (46.67%) Azure
2 17 (37.78%) Python
2 17 (37.78%) CI/CD
3 16 (35.56%) Jenkins
4 15 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
4 15 (33.33%) AWS
5 14 (31.11%) Linux
6 13 (28.89%) Migration
6 13 (28.89%) Terraform
7 10 (22.22%) C#
8 9 (20.00%) HTML
8 9 (20.00%) .NET
8 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (17.78%) VMware
9 8 (17.78%) CSS
10 7 (15.56%) Web Development
10 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
10 7 (15.56%) Ansible
10 7 (15.56%) React
11 6 (13.33%) Kubernetes
11 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.33%) Full Stack Development
11 6 (13.33%) Social Skills
11 6 (13.33%) HTML5
11 6 (13.33%) Puppet
11 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (11.11%) Finance
12 5 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) Confluence
1 2 (4.44%) Drupal
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (46.67%) Azure
2 15 (33.33%) AWS
2 15 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (11.11%) IaaS
3 5 (11.11%) PaaS
4 4 (8.89%) BlazeMeter
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (6.67%) Serverless
6 2 (4.44%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (4.44%) GitHub
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.22%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.22%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.11%) Selenium
4 4 (8.89%) git-flow
4 4 (8.89%) JIRA
4 4 (8.89%) JMeter
5 2 (4.44%) GitLab
6 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.22%) Terragrunt
General
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.33%) Social Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.67%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Automation Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
8 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Python Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) .NET
1 9 (20.00%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) CSS
3 7 (15.56%) React
4 6 (13.33%) HTML5
5 5 (11.11%) CSS3
6 4 (8.89%) Django
6 4 (8.89%) Redux
6 4 (8.89%) Velocity
6 4 (8.89%) Web Services
7 2 (4.44%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.22%) GraphQL
8 1 (2.22%) jQuery
8 1 (2.22%) Kendo UI
8 1 (2.22%) Middleware
8 1 (2.22%) Spring
8 1 (2.22%) Swagger
8 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.44%) Life Science
3 1 (2.22%) Biotechnology
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.22%) IoT
3 1 (2.22%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Agile
2 17 (37.78%) CI/CD
3 13 (28.89%) Migration
4 7 (15.56%) Web Development
5 6 (13.33%) Full Stack Development
5 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.11%) API Development
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (11.11%) Microservices
6 5 (11.11%) Platform Engineering
7 4 (8.89%) Business Strategy
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.89%) Data Pipeline
7 4 (8.89%) High Availability
7 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (8.89%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) Re-Platforming
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
7 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Python
2 10 (22.22%) C#
3 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 4 (8.89%) ES6
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Bash
7 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) CCIE
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
3 1 (2.22%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) GxP
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Docker
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) Terraform
2 7 (15.56%) Ansible
3 6 (13.33%) Kubernetes
3 6 (13.33%) Puppet
4 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (8.89%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (2.22%) Argo
6 1 (2.22%) FreeIPA
6 1 (2.22%) Grafana
6 1 (2.22%) Icinga
6 1 (2.22%) Istio
6 1 (2.22%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (2.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) VMware
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) EMC
3 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.22%) NetApp
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.22%) Splunk
3 1 (2.22%) TOWER Software