Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Deployment Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Deployment Automation over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 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.

Deployment Automation
London > Central London
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 159 153
Rank change year-on-year -32 -6 +50
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 100 112 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.10% 1.39% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.57% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 89 95
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £390 £363 £411
90th Percentile £638 £638 £583
London median daily rate £564 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +7.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 -

Deployment Automation 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 Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,896 7,154 7,148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 87.07% 88.84% 87.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,167 5,492 5,616
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 71 59
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -7.32%
10th Percentile £13.23 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.50 £55.37
London median hourly rate £22.46 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -2.35% +9.52% +5.00%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Deployment Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in Central London

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Deployment Automation in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Automation in Central London

Deployment Automation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in Central London over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Automation in Central London

Deployment Automation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Automation in Central London

Deployment Automation
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Automation within the Central London region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. 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
City of London -29 83 £558 +4.94% 26
Southwark - 5 £625 -
West End of London - 3 £613 - 9
City of Westminster - 3 £600 -
Deployment Automation
London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Automation 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 Central London region with a requirement for Deployment Automation.

1 59 (59.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (39.00%) DevOps
3 36 (36.00%) Test Automation
4 35 (35.00%) Jenkins
4 35 (35.00%) Linux
4 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (29.00%) Java
6 28 (28.00%) Amazon S3
6 28 (28.00%) Microservices
6 28 (28.00%) Terraform
7 26 (26.00%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (26.00%) Python
8 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 25 (25.00%) Puppet
9 24 (24.00%) Docker
10 23 (23.00%) TDD
10 23 (23.00%) Ruby
11 22 (22.00%) JavaScript
11 22 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 22 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (21.00%) GitHub
12 21 (21.00%) Finance
13 20 (20.00%) New Relic
13 20 (20.00%) Ansible
13 20 (20.00%) Kubernetes
13 20 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 18 (18.00%) Amazon ELB
15 17 (17.00%) AngularJS
16 16 (16.00%) Electronic Trading
16 16 (16.00%) Front Office

Deployment Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 15 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (5.00%) Drupal
4 4 (4.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.00%) Apache
5 3 (3.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.00%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.00%) CMS
6 1 (1.00%) IPython
6 1 (1.00%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 8 (8.00%) ION MarketView
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (59.00%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (28.00%) Amazon S3
3 26 (26.00%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (21.00%) GitHub
6 18 (18.00%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (15.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 13 (13.00%) PaaS
9 12 (12.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (11.00%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (11.00%) Serverless
11 9 (9.00%) IaaS
11 9 (9.00%) Route 53
11 9 (9.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (8.00%) CloudFront
12 8 (8.00%) OpenShift
13 5 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (5.00%) Heroku
14 3 (3.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Firewall
1 3 (3.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) Calico
2 1 (1.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) LAN
2 1 (1.00%) Skype
2 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (13.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (13.00%) MySQL
3 11 (11.00%) InfluxDB
4 9 (9.00%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.00%) Big Data
7 4 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (3.00%) KDB
9 2 (2.00%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.00%) HBase
9 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.00%) Presto
9 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.00%) Spark SQL
9 2 (2.00%) Sqoop
10 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 35 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 25 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.00%) Artifactory
3 10 (10.00%) Bitbucket
3 10 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (5.00%) GitLab
4 5 (5.00%) JIRA
5 4 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (1.00%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.00%) Mocha
8 1 (1.00%) MSI
8 1 (1.00%) Selenium
8 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.00%) Xcode
General
1 21 (21.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Front Office
3 12 (12.00%) Banking
4 9 (9.00%) Advertising
5 8 (8.00%) Financial Institution
6 5 (5.00%) Back Office
6 5 (5.00%) Law
6 5 (5.00%) Publishing
7 4 (4.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (3.00%) Retail Banking
9 2 (2.00%) Marketing
9 2 (2.00%) Retail
10 1 (1.00%) Billing
10 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (41.00%) Developer
2 25 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) AWS DevOps
3 13 (13.00%) AWS Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) Platform Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (6.00%) Deployment Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (4.00%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.00%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Cloud Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.00%) AngularJS
2 15 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
3 14 (14.00%) Node.js
4 13 (13.00%) .NET
4 13 (13.00%) Spring Boot
5 11 (11.00%) REST
5 11 (11.00%) Sensu
6 8 (8.00%) JSON
6 8 (8.00%) Kendo UI
6 8 (8.00%) RESTful
6 8 (8.00%) RxJS
6 8 (8.00%) Socket.IO
7 7 (7.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (5.00%) CSS
8 5 (5.00%) HTML
8 5 (5.00%) HTML5
8 5 (5.00%) Web Services
9 4 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (4.00%) Kafka
9 4 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Hedge funds
2 7 (7.00%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.00%) User Experience
2 7 (7.00%) Virtual Team
3 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Cloud Native
4 4 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.00%) Equities
7 1 (1.00%) Fintech
7 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (1.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.00%) Linux
2 7 (7.00%) Windows
3 6 (6.00%) Unix
4 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.00%) Android
5 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.00%) CentOS
6 1 (1.00%) VMS
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.00%) DevOps
2 36 (36.00%) Test Automation
3 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (28.00%) Microservices
5 23 (23.00%) TDD
6 22 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (16.00%) Electronic Trading
9 11 (11.00%) Content Management
9 11 (11.00%) Open Source
10 10 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.00%) Load Balancing
10 10 (10.00%) MVC
11 9 (9.00%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (7.00%) Change Control
13 7 (7.00%) Front End Development
13 7 (7.00%) Migration
13 7 (7.00%) Pair Programming
14 6 (6.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.00%) Java
2 26 (26.00%) Python
3 23 (23.00%) Ruby
4 22 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.00%) C#
5 14 (14.00%) TypeScript
6 12 (12.00%) Perl
6 12 (12.00%) SQL
7 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.00%) Scala
9 7 (7.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (7.00%) R
10 5 (5.00%) Go
10 5 (5.00%) PHP
11 3 (3.00%) Clojure
11 3 (3.00%) Groovy
11 3 (3.00%) Haskell
11 3 (3.00%) Java 8
11 3 (3.00%) Kotlin
12 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 24 (24.00%) Docker
2 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.00%) OpenAM
4 2 (2.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 28 (28.00%) Terraform
2 25 (25.00%) Puppet
3 20 (20.00%) Ansible
3 20 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 14 (14.00%) Kibana
4 14 (14.00%) logstash
5 11 (11.00%) Nagios
5 11 (11.00%) ZABBIX
6 10 (10.00%) Pingdom
6 10 (10.00%) Uchiwa
7 8 (8.00%) Sysdig
8 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (3.00%) Grafana
9 3 (3.00%) Packer
10 2 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (2.00%) SCCM
11 1 (1.00%) Consul
11 1 (1.00%) Fluentd
11 1 (1.00%) Graphite
11 1 (1.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) New Relic
2 12 (12.00%) Splunk
3 10 (10.00%) Adobe
3 10 (10.00%) hybris
3 10 (10.00%) PagerDuty
4 8 (8.00%) ION Trading
5 7 (7.00%) Rollbar
6 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.00%) MuleSoft
7 4 (4.00%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.00%) AppDynamics
8 3 (3.00%) ForgeRock
8 3 (3.00%) Google
8 3 (3.00%) Sybase
9 2 (2.00%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.00%) Ivanti
9 2 (2.00%) Symantec
9 2 (2.00%) VMware
10 1 (1.00%) McAfee