Period
to 7 April 2020

The median contractor rate for a DevSecOps Engineer was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

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.

DevSecOps Engineer
London > Central London
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 194 283 291
Rank change year-on-year +89 +8 -43
Contract jobs requiring a DevSecOps Engineer 7 9 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.14% 0.10% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Median daily rate £650 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £613 £513 £575
90th Percentile £710 £724 £625
London median daily rate £650 £675 £650
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. 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
Central London
Contract vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 4,808 8,516 8,744
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.32% 94.71% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,515 6,447 6,818
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £286 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 85 136
Median hourly rate £27.75 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.75% +6.95% +8.85%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.25 £41.25 £45.50
Median hourly rate £32.53 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +47.84% +2.33% -4.44%

DevSecOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured DevSecOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for DevSecOps Engineer in Central London

DevSecOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DevSecOps Engineer in Central London.

Daily rate trend for DevSecOps Engineer in Central London

DevSecOps Engineer
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 DevSecOps Engineer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. 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 +65 7 £650 - 1
DevSecOps Engineer
London

DevSecOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, DevSecOps 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 Central London region featuring DevSecOps Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) DevSecOps
2 5 (71.43%) AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) GCP
4 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
4 3 (42.86%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Groovy
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) nginx
6 1 (14.29%) RESTful
6 1 (14.29%) Azure
6 1 (14.29%) React
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
6 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
6 1 (14.29%) CircleCI
6 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
6 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Server Management

DevSecOps Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) AWS
2 3 (42.86%) GCP
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (14.29%) Azure
3 1 (14.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CircleCI
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) GitLab
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) React
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevSecOps
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Go
2 1 (14.29%) Groovy
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) NCSC
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On