Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 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
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 27 44
Rank change year-on-year +19 +17 +14
Contract jobs citing DevOps 46 75 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.07% 6.30% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.57% 7.20% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 54 24
Median daily rate £500 £488 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -7.14% +31.25%
10th Percentile £400 £400 £395
90th Percentile £600 £712 £634
East of England median daily rate £500 £488 £520
% change year-on-year +2.56% -6.25% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £66.00 £45.00 £59.38
% change year-on-year +46.67% -24.21% +26.33%

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 339 1,041 959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.98% 87.48% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 582 497
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 95 89
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% - -46.97%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.95 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +51.43% - -32.69%

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 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 2020. 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
Cambridge +18 26 £525 +16.67% 21
Peterborough +6 4 £450 - 3
Huntingdon +7 3 - - 1
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 20 (43.48%) AWS
2 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
3 13 (28.26%) .NET
3 13 (28.26%) C#
3 13 (28.26%) ITIL
3 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.26%) GIS
3 13 (28.26%) Migration
3 13 (28.26%) Image Processing
3 13 (28.26%) Azure
3 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
3 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
3 13 (28.26%) Ansible
4 12 (26.09%) Terraform
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle
5 11 (23.91%) Windows
5 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
5 11 (23.91%) Microservices
5 11 (23.91%) Power Platform
6 10 (21.74%) VMware NSX
6 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2016
6 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (21.74%) Lumension
6 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
6 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
6 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
6 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (21.74%) Data Migration

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 10 (21.74%) ArcGIS
2 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (21.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) AWS
2 13 (28.26%) Azure
3 11 (23.91%) Power Platform
4 7 (15.22%) Amazon S3
4 7 (15.22%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (15.22%) PowerApps
5 4 (8.70%) Office 365
6 3 (6.52%) Serverless
7 2 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (2.17%) GitHub
8 1 (2.17%) IaaS
8 1 (2.17%) iPaaS
8 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.26%) GIS
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon Aurora
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (15.22%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (15.22%) Power BI
4 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.87%) Star Schema
6 2 (4.35%) Big Data
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (8.70%) JIRA
4 4 (8.70%) webpack
5 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.17%) GitLab
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
3 6 (13.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Data Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analytics Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Knowledge Manager
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) Web Services
3 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.87%) Entity Framework
4 5 (10.87%) Node.js
4 5 (10.87%) React
4 5 (10.87%) Redux
5 4 (8.70%) CSS
5 4 (8.70%) CSS3
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) HTML5
5 4 (8.70%) OAuth
5 4 (8.70%) OAuth2
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Core
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.17%) Middleware
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
2 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2016
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2019
3 7 (15.22%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Image Processing
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
1 13 (28.26%) Migration
2 11 (23.91%) Microservices
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 10 (21.74%) Scrum
3 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
4 8 (17.39%) Analytics
4 8 (17.39%) ETL
5 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
5 7 (15.22%) High Availability
5 7 (15.22%) Service Design
5 7 (15.22%) Systems Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) Web Development
8 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) C#
2 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
3 10 (21.74%) C
3 10 (21.74%) VB
4 5 (10.87%) ES6
4 5 (10.87%) TypeScript
5 4 (8.70%) SQL
6 3 (6.52%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) Java
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.17%) GDPR
1 1 (2.17%) NIST
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (21.74%) VMware NSX
2 6 (13.04%) Docker
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (28.26%) Ansible
2 12 (26.09%) Terraform
3 7 (15.22%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle
3 10 (21.74%) Cisco
3 10 (21.74%) ESRI
3 10 (21.74%) Lumension
3 10 (21.74%) Sophos
3 10 (21.74%) VMware
4 8 (17.39%) Talend
5 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat