Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 15 October 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.

Development Operations Engineer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 43 35
Rank change year-on-year +31 -8 +11
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 49 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 14.45% 1.51% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.89% 1.54% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 4 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £509 £400 £425
90th Percentile £588 £510 £475
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. 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
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 329 259 286
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.05% 97.74% 97.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 193 194
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £500 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94% -9.21%
10th Percentile £350 £263 £311
90th Percentile £625 £650 £596
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.67% -24.05% -21.00%
10th Percentile £16.11 £15.00 £13.43
90th Percentile £38.76 £138.00 £27.08
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year +24.67% -24.05% -21.00%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Canary Wharf

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Engineer in Canary Wharf

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps Engineer in Canary Wharf

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 Canary Wharf region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) DevOps
2 43 (87.76%) Ansible
3 40 (81.63%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (71.43%) Jenkins
5 32 (65.31%) Amazon EC2
6 31 (63.27%) Build Automation
6 31 (63.27%) Splunk
6 31 (63.27%) .NET
6 31 (63.27%) IIS
6 31 (63.27%) PowerShell
6 31 (63.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 31 (63.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 13 (26.53%) Python
8 11 (22.45%) Java
8 11 (22.45%) Terraform
9 10 (20.41%) Docker
10 9 (18.37%) Microservices
10 9 (18.37%) RESTful
10 9 (18.37%) Kubernetes
11 8 (16.33%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (16.33%) Hadoop
11 8 (16.33%) Linux
12 4 (8.16%) Banking
12 4 (8.16%) Finance
12 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (8.16%) Puppet
13 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (6.12%) LAMP
13 3 (6.12%) Maven
13 3 (6.12%) Apache

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 31 (63.27%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) Confluence
3 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.04%) nginx
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 40 (81.63%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (65.31%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (63.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 31 (63.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (8.16%) Banking
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) RESTful
3 3 (6.12%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (6.12%) LAMP
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) Kafka
4 1 (2.04%) React
4 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) DevOps
2 31 (63.27%) Build Automation
3 9 (18.37%) Microservices
4 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (6.12%) SDLC
5 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.08%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (4.08%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 2 (4.08%) Task Automation
6 1 (2.04%) Analytics
6 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (2.04%) MVC
6 1 (2.04%) OO
6 1 (2.04%) Release Management
6 1 (2.04%) Server Management
6 1 (2.04%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.04%) TDD
6 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) PowerShell
2 13 (26.53%) Python
3 11 (22.45%) Java
4 3 (6.12%) Perl
4 3 (6.12%) PHP
5 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.08%) Go
5 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (87.76%) Ansible
2 11 (22.45%) Terraform
3 9 (18.37%) Kubernetes
4 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.16%) Puppet
5 2 (4.08%) Kibana
5 2 (4.08%) Packer
5 2 (4.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Splunk
2 2 (4.08%) New Relic
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Sybase