The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 14 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing DevOps 13 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 9.85% 6.30% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.83% 7.14% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Median daily rate £535 £563 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £51.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.60% +29.37%  

DevOps is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 112 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 90.91% 88.19% 89.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 98 62
Median daily rate £535 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.69% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing DevOps as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Canary Wharf

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Canary Wharf

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Canary Wharf

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Linux
3 15 (51.72%) Python
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Ansible
5 11 (37.93%) Perl
5 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
5 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (34.48%) IaaS
6 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (27.59%) Puppet
7 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
7 8 (27.59%) Java
7 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) CMDB
7 8 (27.59%) Open Source
7 8 (27.59%) Banking
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 7 (24.14%) REST
9 6 (20.69%) Server Building
9 6 (20.69%) Docker
9 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
9 6 (20.69%) NFS
9 6 (20.69%) Solaris
9 6 (20.69%) Unix
9 6 (20.69%) XML
9 6 (20.69%) Apache
9 6 (20.69%) HTML
9 6 (20.69%) Ruby

DevOps
Top Related 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 6 (20.69%) Apache
2 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.34%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) DataSynapse
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) IaaS
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.34%) PaaS
4 2 (6.90%) SaaS
5 1 (3.45%) GitHub
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DHCP
1 5 (17.24%) DNS
1 5 (17.24%) tcpdump
1 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.90%) NAS
2 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.45%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.45%) FCoE
3 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) Multicast
3 1 (3.45%) NX-OS
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
1 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
1 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Grunt
3 2 (6.90%) gulp
3 2 (6.90%) jspm
3 2 (6.90%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 8 (27.59%) Banking
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Perl Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Python Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Java Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Platform Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Implementation Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) WebLogic Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) REST
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) XML
3 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) SOAP
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) JSON
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) React
6 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
6 2 (6.90%) XSL
7 1 (3.45%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) CMDB
2 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Solaris
4 6 (20.69%) Unix
5 3 (10.34%) Android
5 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
2 8 (27.59%) Open Source
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.69%) Server Building
4 5 (17.24%) High Availability
4 5 (17.24%) High-Frequency Trading
4 5 (17.24%) Low Latency
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Android Development
5 3 (10.34%) API Development
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) ITSM
6 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Python
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) Perl
4 8 (27.59%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (20.69%) Ruby
6 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
6 5 (17.24%) C#
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
1 6 (20.69%) NFS
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) GPFS
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) KVM
3 1 (3.45%) LXC
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.45%) SRDF
3 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Ansible
2 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (27.59%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) OPNET
4 1 (3.45%) Packer
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) SaltStack
3 2 (6.90%) BMC
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) EMC
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) NetApp
3 2 (6.90%) Remedy
3 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Intel
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) SevOne
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO