Period
to 16 September 2021

The median contractor rate for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

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.

Senior Development Operations Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - +91 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.30% - 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% - 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £575 " £459
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 - £468
75th Percentile £625 " £476
90th Percentile " " "
East of England median daily rate £600 £625 £619
% change year-on-year -4.00% +0.97% +3.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 591 275 1,117
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 88.87% 91.06% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 169 662
10th Percentile £140 £261 £200
25th Percentile £273 £318 £351
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £506 £538 £525
90th Percentile £604 £603 £625
East of England median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 25 105
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.35 £10.30
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -15.63% -3.03% -5.71%
75th Percentile £16.00 £43.75 £46.00
90th Percentile £18.98 £51.75 £50.00
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00% -7.62%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Senior DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Daily rate trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Senior DevOps Engineer
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 Senior DevOps Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 September 2021. 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 - 2 £600 - 4
Senior DevOps Engineer
East of England

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, Senior 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Scalr
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Buildbot
2 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Serverless
2 1 (50.00%) Java 8
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (50.00%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Development
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Swagger
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) TestRail

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (50.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Buildbot
2 1 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (50.00%) TestRail
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (50.00%) Documentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (50.00%) Swagger
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Java 8
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Grafana
2 1 (50.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Scalr
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform