Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 226 233
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +49
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 77 65 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.83% 0.75% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.55% 3.88% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 59 31
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -9.09%
10th Percentile £385 £338 £380
90th Percentile £615 £725 £519
London median daily rate £525 £500 £464
% change year-on-year +5.00% +7.82% +3.06%
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 2,168 1,675 1,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 23.27% 19.32% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,706 1,311 1,173
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £360 £336
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -13.33%
London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +8.33%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +14 56 £525 - 15
Southwark - 3 £575 -
City of Westminster - 1 £550 -
Octopus Deploy
London

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 51 (66.23%) .NET
2 50 (64.94%) TeamCity
3 49 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (59.74%) C#
5 39 (50.65%) TDD
5 39 (50.65%) Git (software)
5 39 (50.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 39 (50.65%) DevOps
6 29 (37.66%) AngularJS
7 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
8 27 (35.06%) CSS
8 27 (35.06%) PowerShell
9 26 (33.77%) HTML
9 26 (33.77%) Scrum
10 24 (31.17%) SQL
10 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
10 24 (31.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET
12 21 (27.27%) Finance
12 21 (27.27%) Jenkins
13 20 (25.97%) HTML5
13 20 (25.97%) Windows
13 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
13 20 (25.97%) Unit Testing
14 19 (24.68%) MVC
15 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (22.08%) Docker
17 15 (19.48%) Microservices
18 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

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 7 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 5 (6.49%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.19%) IIS
3 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.90%) Confluence
4 3 (3.90%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.60%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 39 (50.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.69%) GitHub
4 4 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.19%) PaaS
5 3 (3.90%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (3.90%) IaaS
5 3 (3.90%) SaaS
6 2 (2.60%) Akamai
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.60%) Cloudflare
6 2 (2.60%) Datadog
6 2 (2.60%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (2.60%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.60%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Firewall
2 3 (3.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.69%) Redis
4 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (7.79%) CouchDB
5 4 (5.19%) Couchbase
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.60%) Aerospike
6 2 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.60%) Hazelcast
6 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.60%) RavenDB
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.30%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.30%) Power BI
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (64.94%) TeamCity
2 39 (50.65%) Git (software)
3 24 (31.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (7.79%) Bitbucket
7 5 (6.49%) gulp
8 4 (5.19%) Subversion
9 3 (3.90%) JIRA
9 3 (3.90%) Mocha
10 2 (2.60%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.60%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.60%) Grunt
10 2 (2.60%) Selenium
10 2 (2.60%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.60%) webpack
10 2 (2.60%) Zephyr
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
2 5 (6.49%) Front Office
3 4 (5.19%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 2 (2.60%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (42.86%) Developer
2 17 (22.08%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
5 7 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) React Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Umbraco Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (6.49%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (5.19%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (3.90%) HTML Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (66.23%) .NET
2 29 (37.66%) AngularJS
3 27 (35.06%) CSS
4 26 (33.77%) HTML
5 23 (29.87%) ASP.NET
6 20 (25.97%) HTML5
7 14 (18.18%) Angular 2
7 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (15.58%) .NET Core
9 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (14.29%) jQuery
9 11 (14.29%) RESTful
9 11 (14.29%) Web Services
10 10 (12.99%) Redux
11 9 (11.69%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (11.69%) React
12 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (7.79%) Kafka
13 6 (7.79%) REST
14 5 (6.49%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.79%) Tandem
3 5 (6.49%) Fintech
4 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Blog
4 4 (5.19%) User Experience
5 3 (3.90%) Derivative
6 2 (2.60%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) Equities
6 2 (2.60%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.60%) PKI
6 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.60%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Windows
2 12 (15.58%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.39%) Linux
4 6 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Android
5 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.60%) Unix
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (50.65%) DevOps
2 39 (50.65%) TDD
3 26 (33.77%) Scrum
4 20 (25.97%) Unit Testing
5 19 (24.68%) MVC
6 15 (19.48%) Microservices
7 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (16.88%) Deployment Automation
9 12 (15.58%) Responsive Web Design
10 11 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (14.29%) SOLID
11 10 (12.99%) BDD
11 10 (12.99%) OO
12 8 (10.39%) Asset Management
12 8 (10.39%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (10.39%) Kanban
12 8 (10.39%) Pair Programming
13 7 (9.09%) Business Development
13 7 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) C#
2 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 27 (35.06%) PowerShell
4 24 (31.17%) SQL
5 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.79%) Java
6 6 (7.79%) Python
7 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.19%) Perl
9 3 (3.90%) Ruby
10 2 (2.60%) Go
10 2 (2.60%) PHP
10 2 (2.60%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.30%) C
11 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) Docker
2 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) vCloud
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Ansible
1 10 (12.99%) Kubernetes
1 10 (12.99%) Puppet
2 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.90%) Consul
3 3 (3.90%) Nagios
4 2 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Rundeck
4 2 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.60%) Terraform
5 1 (1.30%) Grafana
5 1 (1.30%) Packer
5 1 (1.30%) Salt
5 1 (1.30%) SCCM
5 1 (1.30%) WSUS
5 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) New Relic
2 4 (5.19%) Splunk
3 3 (3.90%) VMware
4 2 (2.60%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.60%) Google
4 2 (2.60%) IBM
4 2 (2.60%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Pega
4 2 (2.60%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.60%) SaltStack
4 2 (2.60%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.30%) DevExpress