Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 16 October 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.

Octopus Deploy
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 219 240
Rank change year-on-year -27 +21 +59
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 52 47 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.57% 0.58% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.57% 3.04% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 31
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £406
90th Percentile £575 £631 £519
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,021 1,545 1,538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 22.20% 19.18% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,608 1,187 1,211
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £332 £325
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
London median daily rate £505 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +3.59% +8.33% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Central London median hourly rate £33.50 £27.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.72% -14.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £31.00 £23.30 £31.25
90th Percentile £41.13 £30.00 £33.75
London median hourly rate £31.00 £33.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.15% -15.63% +43.99%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in Central London

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in Central London

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Central London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in Central London

Octopus Deploy
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 Octopus Deploy within the Central London region over the 6 months to 16 October 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 -15 36 £500 +2.56% 22
Southwark - 1 £575 -
Octopus Deploy
London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 Octopus Deploy.

1 44 (84.62%) TeamCity
2 41 (78.85%) .NET
3 40 (76.92%) C#
4 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (51.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (51.92%) ASP.NET
5 27 (51.92%) DevOps
6 25 (48.08%) MVC
6 25 (48.08%) Git (software)
7 22 (42.31%) TDD
8 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 20 (38.46%) AngularJS
9 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
10 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (30.77%) Finance
11 16 (30.77%) CSS
12 15 (28.85%) HTML
12 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
12 15 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
13 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
13 12 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
14 11 (21.15%) Microservices
14 11 (21.15%) SOLID
14 11 (21.15%) jQuery
14 11 (21.15%) SQL
14 11 (21.15%) Windows
15 10 (19.23%) Web Services

Octopus Deploy
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 9 (17.31%) Umbraco
2 5 (9.62%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.69%) NServiceBus
4 3 (5.77%) CMS
4 3 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 27 (51.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.77%) PaaS
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.85%) Datadog
4 2 (3.85%) GitHub
4 2 (3.85%) IaaS
4 2 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Redis
4 4 (7.69%) Couchbase
5 2 (3.85%) Aerospike
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.85%) Hazelcast
5 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.85%) RavenDB
5 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.92%) InfluxDB
6 1 (1.92%) Power BI
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (84.62%) TeamCity
2 25 (48.08%) Git (software)
3 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 7 (13.46%) Bitbucket
4 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (9.62%) gulp
6 4 (7.69%) NUnit
7 3 (5.77%) JIRA
7 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.85%) Grunt
8 2 (3.85%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (3.85%) MSBuild
8 2 (3.85%) Selenium
8 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.85%) Subversion
8 2 (3.85%) webpack
8 2 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Umbraco Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Angular Developer
6 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Sitecore Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Sitecore Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (3.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (78.85%) .NET
2 27 (51.92%) ASP.NET
3 20 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (30.77%) CSS
6 15 (28.85%) HTML
7 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (21.15%) jQuery
9 10 (19.23%) Web Services
10 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (15.38%) HTML5
10 8 (15.38%) React
11 7 (13.46%) .NET Core
11 7 (13.46%) REST
11 7 (13.46%) RESTful
12 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
12 6 (11.54%) Angular 2
13 5 (9.62%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (9.62%) Sass
14 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.69%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.77%) Blog
5 3 (5.77%) Fintech
5 3 (5.77%) iPad
6 2 (3.85%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (3.85%) Derivative
6 2 (3.85%) Equities
6 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.85%) PKI
6 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.85%) Tandem
6 2 (3.85%) User Experience
7 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.85%) Unix
6 1 (1.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) DevOps
3 25 (48.08%) MVC
4 22 (42.31%) TDD
5 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (21.15%) Microservices
6 11 (21.15%) SOLID
7 10 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Scrum
9 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
9 7 (13.46%) OO
10 6 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (11.54%) OOP
10 6 (11.54%) SOA
11 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
11 5 (9.62%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (7.69%) Analytics
12 4 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) C#
2 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 5 (9.62%) Java
5 5 (9.62%) Python
5 5 (9.62%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.85%) Go
7 2 (3.85%) Perl
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Docker
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 7 (13.46%) Ansible
3 5 (9.62%) Kubernetes
3 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.77%) Consul
4 3 (5.77%) Nagios
4 3 (5.77%) Terraform
5 2 (3.85%) Salt
5 2 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.92%) Grafana
6 1 (1.92%) Packer
6 1 (1.92%) SCCM
6 1 (1.92%) WSUS
6 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Splunk
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.77%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.85%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.85%) IBM
5 2 (3.85%) Micro Focus
5 2 (3.85%) New Relic
6 1 (1.92%) VMware