Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 215 213 228
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15 +14
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 60 81 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.72% 0.89% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.62% 4.01% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 65 22
Central London median daily rate £490 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -2.78%
10th Percentile £400 £425 £311
90th Percentile £662 £685 £575
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -2.63%
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 1,656 2,019 1,427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.77% 22.25% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,246 1,612 1,108
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £383 £363 £313
90th Percentile £664 £638 £613
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Central London median hourly rate £56.00 £37.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.34% - -
London median hourly rate £36.34 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -19.26% +12.50% -8.57%

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 17 June 2019.

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 17 June 2019. 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 -7 37 £550 +5.26%
City of Westminster -14 2 £575 -2.13%
Octopus Deploy
London

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (53.33%) TeamCity
4 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 30 (50.00%) TDD
5 29 (48.33%) SQL
6 26 (43.33%) DevOps
7 24 (40.00%) Scrum
7 24 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (36.67%) C#
9 21 (35.00%) .NET
9 21 (35.00%) AngularJS
10 20 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 19 (31.67%) CSS
11 19 (31.67%) HTML
11 19 (31.67%) Jenkins
12 18 (30.00%) HTML5
13 17 (28.33%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (26.67%) Angular 2
15 15 (25.00%) Microservices
16 13 (21.67%) Docker
16 13 (21.67%) PowerShell
17 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
17 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
17 12 (20.00%) Kubernetes
18 10 (16.67%) .NET Core
18 10 (16.67%) Windows
18 10 (16.67%) Finance
18 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
19 9 (15.00%) BDD

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 3 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.67%) Kentico
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 35 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.67%) PaaS
4 5 (8.33%) GitHub
4 5 (8.33%) Serverless
5 4 (6.67%) Azure Functions
6 3 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (5.00%) Data Lake Analytics
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.67%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.67%) CloudBees
8 1 (1.67%) npm
8 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Big Data
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.67%) Cosmos DB
3 4 (6.67%) CouchDB
3 4 (6.67%) Redis
4 3 (5.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.00%) Data Lake
4 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.67%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (53.33%) TeamCity
2 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 24 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (31.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (10.00%) SpecFlow
7 5 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (6.67%) GoCD
8 4 (6.67%) NUnit
9 3 (5.00%) tSQLt
9 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
10 2 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (3.33%) Mocha
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (1.67%) Bower
11 1 (1.67%) GitLab
11 1 (1.67%) gulp
11 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.67%) Protractor
11 1 (1.67%) Sinon.JS
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Law
4 3 (5.00%) Back Office
4 3 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Azure DevOps
4 7 (11.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.33%) Azure Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 2 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) React Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) .NET
1 21 (35.00%) AngularJS
2 19 (31.67%) CSS
2 19 (31.67%) HTML
3 18 (30.00%) HTML5
4 16 (26.67%) Angular 2
5 10 (16.67%) .NET Core
6 7 (11.67%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (11.67%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (11.67%) RESTful
7 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (10.00%) REST
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.33%) Web Services
9 4 (6.67%) Kafka
9 4 (6.67%) Redux
10 3 (5.00%) jQuery
10 3 (5.00%) Spring
10 3 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Social Media
2 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.67%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Equities
4 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.67%) Tandem
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.00%) TDD
3 26 (43.33%) DevOps
4 24 (40.00%) Scrum
5 20 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 17 (28.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (25.00%) Microservices
8 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (15.00%) BDD
10 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (13.33%) Fintech
10 8 (13.33%) Migration
10 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
11 6 (10.00%) Analytics
11 6 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (10.00%) MVC
12 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure as Code
12 5 (8.33%) Machine Learning
12 5 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) SQL
2 22 (36.67%) C#
3 13 (21.67%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.67%) Python
6 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.67%) Java
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
8 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.00%) Ruby
8 3 (5.00%) U-SQL
9 2 (3.33%) Go
9 2 (3.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.67%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) MCSA
1 3 (5.00%) MCSE
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (15.00%) Puppet
2 9 (15.00%) Terraform
3 8 (13.33%) Ansible
4 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.33%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.67%) Automic
6 1 (1.67%) Grafana
6 1 (1.67%) Kibana
6 1 (1.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Splunk
3 4 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.67%) BISAM
5 1 (1.67%) Cadence
5 1 (1.67%) Okta
5 1 (1.67%) Pega
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore