Period
to 19 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 35 31
Rank change year-on-year +22 -4 +14
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 79 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 20.41% 4.64% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.79% 4.78% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 21 5
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £495 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.22% +9.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £510 £463 £418
90th Percentile £650 £583 £526
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £495 £450
% change year-on-year +11.22% +9.89% -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 380 293 277
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.19% 97.02% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 240 200
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £515 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +14.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £400 £263 £310
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £515 £463
% change year-on-year +6.80% +11.35% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £39.38 £15.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.50% -68.42% +80.95%
10th Percentile £18.28 £15.00 £17.15
90th Percentile £134.47 £18.70 £52.25
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £39.38 £15.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +162.50% -68.42% +80.95%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019, 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 79 (100.00%) DevOps
2 69 (87.34%) Ansible
3 68 (86.08%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (49.37%) Java
4 39 (49.37%) Python
4 39 (49.37%) Terraform
5 38 (48.10%) Amazon EC2
6 35 (44.30%) Jenkins
6 35 (44.30%) Docker
6 35 (44.30%) Microservices
7 34 (43.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 34 (43.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 34 (43.04%) Greenfield Project
7 34 (43.04%) Kubernetes
7 34 (43.04%) Build Automation
7 34 (43.04%) .NET
7 34 (43.04%) IIS
7 34 (43.04%) PowerShell
7 34 (43.04%) RESTful
7 34 (43.04%) Hadoop
7 34 (43.04%) Splunk
8 9 (11.39%) Linux
9 8 (10.13%) Apache
9 8 (10.13%) MySQL
9 8 (10.13%) Finance
9 8 (10.13%) LAMP
10 5 (6.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 5 (6.33%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (5.06%) Packer
11 4 (5.06%) New Relic

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 34 (43.04%) IIS
2 8 (10.13%) Apache
3 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 68 (86.08%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (48.10%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (43.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 34 (43.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.27%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (43.04%) Hadoop
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (44.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.53%) Maven
3 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.04%) .NET
1 34 (43.04%) RESTful
2 8 (10.13%) LAMP
3 5 (6.33%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 34 (43.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (100.00%) DevOps
2 35 (44.30%) Microservices
3 34 (43.04%) Build Automation
4 5 (6.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 2 (2.53%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.27%) Analytics
6 1 (1.27%) BDD
6 1 (1.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (1.27%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (1.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (1.27%) MVC
6 1 (1.27%) Open Source
6 1 (1.27%) Release Management
6 1 (1.27%) SDLC
6 1 (1.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) Java
1 39 (49.37%) Python
2 34 (43.04%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.06%) PHP
3 4 (5.06%) Ruby
System Software
1 35 (44.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 69 (87.34%) Ansible
2 39 (49.37%) Terraform
3 34 (43.04%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.06%) Kibana
4 4 (5.06%) Packer
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (43.04%) Splunk
2 4 (5.06%) New Relic