Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 156 178
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22 +50
Contract jobs citing Deployment Automation 128 98 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 1.38% 1.29% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.47% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 86 76
Central London median daily rate £588 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.90% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £424 £319 £397
90th Percentile £838 £632 £575
London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £65.00 - -
London median hourly rate £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 8,145 6,663 7,366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 87.51% 87.56% 87.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,344 5,085 5,820
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £485 £463
% change year-on-year +3.09% +4.86% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 69 66
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £12.55 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £37.77 £30.87 £49.13
London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.12 £21.34
% change year-on-year +1.60% +13.00% +8.24%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -12 104 £594 +13.10% 28
City of Westminster - 5 £550 - 1
West End of London - 4 £569 - 6
Southwark - 1 £625 -
Deployment Automation
London

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 67 (52.34%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (47.66%) DevOps
3 55 (42.97%) Jenkins
4 48 (37.50%) Java
5 45 (35.16%) Linux
5 45 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (32.81%) Git (software)
6 42 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (30.47%) Test Automation
8 36 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 36 (28.13%) Python
9 34 (26.56%) Docker
10 32 (25.00%) Finance
10 32 (25.00%) Ruby
11 31 (24.22%) JavaScript
11 31 (24.22%) Terraform
12 30 (23.44%) Microservices
13 28 (21.88%) Amazon S3
13 28 (21.88%) Puppet
14 26 (20.31%) Electronic Trading
14 26 (20.31%) Kubernetes
14 26 (20.31%) Ansible
15 25 (19.53%) Banking
16 24 (18.75%) C#
17 23 (17.97%) Windows
17 23 (17.97%) Amazon EC2
17 23 (17.97%) NoSQL
18 22 (17.19%) Node.js
19 21 (16.41%) PaaS
19 21 (16.41%) Bash Shell

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 13 (10.16%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (8.59%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (7.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (5.47%) Confluence
5 5 (3.91%) Drupal
6 3 (2.34%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.78%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.78%) Apache
8 1 (0.78%) CMS
8 1 (0.78%) IPython
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
8 1 (0.78%) Jetty
8 1 (0.78%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.78%) nginx
8 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (14.06%) ION MarketView
2 8 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (2.34%) Endur
4 1 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.78%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 67 (52.34%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (21.88%) Amazon S3
4 23 (17.97%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (16.41%) PaaS
6 18 (14.06%) GitHub
7 16 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
8 15 (11.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 14 (10.94%) Serverless
10 13 (10.16%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (8.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (7.81%) IaaS
13 9 (7.03%) Route 53
13 9 (7.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (6.25%) CloudFront
14 8 (6.25%) OpenShift
15 7 (5.47%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (3.91%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (3.91%) Heroku
17 3 (2.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.78%) Skype
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.97%) NoSQL
2 13 (10.16%) KDB
3 11 (8.59%) MySQL
4 10 (7.81%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.03%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (7.03%) InfluxDB
6 5 (3.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.34%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.34%) Big Data
7 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 55 (42.97%) Jenkins
2 42 (32.81%) Git (software)
3 19 (14.84%) Sonatype Nexus
4 15 (11.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (8.59%) TeamCity
6 10 (7.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (7.81%) IBM UrbanCode
7 9 (7.03%) Bitbucket
7 9 (7.03%) Gerrit
8 8 (6.25%) Artifactory
8 8 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (6.25%) SonarQube
8 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.69%) JIRA
10 5 (3.91%) GitLab
10 5 (3.91%) Subversion
10 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (2.34%) Maven
11 3 (2.34%) Selenium
12 2 (1.56%) JUnit
General
1 32 (25.00%) Finance
2 25 (19.53%) Banking
3 17 (13.28%) Front Office
4 9 (7.03%) Financial Institution
5 8 (6.25%) Advertising
5 8 (6.25%) Law
6 7 (5.47%) Retail
7 5 (3.91%) Back Office
8 4 (3.13%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.78%) Marketing
9 1 (0.78%) Publishing
9 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (42.19%) Developer
2 36 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (19.53%) Senior Developer
4 18 (14.06%) Java Developer
5 14 (10.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Electronic Trading Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Platform Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (7.03%) Azure DevOps
8 9 (7.03%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) Azure Engineer
9 8 (6.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.69%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (3.91%) Deployment Engineer
12 5 (3.91%) Drupal Developer
12 5 (3.91%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.19%) Node.js
2 19 (14.84%) RESTful
3 18 (14.06%) .NET
4 16 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 15 (11.72%) JSON
5 15 (11.72%) REST
6 14 (10.94%) FIX Protocol
6 14 (10.94%) TIBCO EMS
6 14 (10.94%) Web Services
7 13 (10.16%) React
8 12 (9.38%) Spring Boot
9 11 (8.59%) Elastic Stack
10 9 (7.03%) Sensu
11 8 (6.25%) Kendo UI
11 8 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (6.25%) RxJS
11 8 (6.25%) Socket.IO
12 7 (5.47%) HTML
13 6 (4.69%) CSS
13 6 (4.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 10 (7.81%) iPad
2 9 (7.03%) Virtual Team
3 8 (6.25%) Hedge funds
4 7 (5.47%) User Experience
5 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.34%) Derivative
6 3 (2.34%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.56%) Equities
7 2 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.78%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.78%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.16%) Linux
2 23 (17.97%) Windows
3 14 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.59%) Unix
5 8 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.56%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.78%) Android
8 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.78%) VMS
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (47.66%) DevOps
2 45 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (30.47%) Test Automation
5 30 (23.44%) Microservices
6 26 (20.31%) Electronic Trading
7 21 (16.41%) E-Commerce
8 20 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 18 (14.06%) TDD
10 15 (11.72%) Configuration Management
11 14 (10.94%) Integration Testing
11 14 (10.94%) Open Source
12 13 (10.16%) Scrum
13 12 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (8.59%) Content Management
15 10 (7.81%) Migration
16 9 (7.03%) Change Control
16 9 (7.03%) Load Balancing
17 8 (6.25%) Front End Development
17 8 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (37.50%) Java
2 36 (28.13%) Python
3 32 (25.00%) Ruby
4 31 (24.22%) JavaScript
5 24 (18.75%) C#
6 21 (16.41%) Bash Shell
6 21 (16.41%) PowerShell
7 17 (13.28%) SQL
8 14 (10.94%) Java 8
9 13 (10.16%) TypeScript
10 12 (9.38%) Perl
11 11 (8.59%) Groovy
12 8 (6.25%) C++
12 8 (6.25%) PHP
13 7 (5.47%) R
13 7 (5.47%) Scala
14 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.78%) Clojure
14 1 (0.78%) Go
14 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.78%) MCSA
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) GCP
2 2 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 34 (26.56%) Docker
2 11 (8.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.34%) vCloud
3 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.56%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.78%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 31 (24.22%) Terraform
2 28 (21.88%) Puppet
3 26 (20.31%) Ansible
3 26 (20.31%) Kubernetes
4 13 (10.16%) Kibana
4 13 (10.16%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (8.59%) logstash
5 11 (8.59%) ZABBIX
6 9 (7.03%) Nagios
7 8 (6.25%) Pingdom
7 8 (6.25%) Sysdig
7 8 (6.25%) Uchiwa
8 3 (2.34%) Grafana
8 3 (2.34%) Packer
9 2 (1.56%) Consul
9 2 (1.56%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.56%) Salt
9 2 (1.56%) SCCM
9 2 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (15.63%) New Relic
2 18 (14.06%) ION Trading
3 15 (11.72%) TIBCO
4 13 (10.16%) Sybase
5 12 (9.38%) Splunk
6 10 (7.81%) Adobe
6 10 (7.81%) hybris
7 8 (6.25%) PagerDuty
8 7 (5.47%) Rollbar
9 4 (3.13%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.13%) MuleSoft
9 4 (3.13%) VMware
10 3 (2.34%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.34%) Blue Prism
10 3 (2.34%) OpenLink
10 3 (2.34%) Oracle
11 2 (1.56%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.56%) Google
11 2 (1.56%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.56%) Symantec