Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 212 231 226
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5 +9
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 38 67 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.51% 0.74% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.90% 3.26% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 43
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £400 £353 £328
90th Percentile £625 £603 £685
London median daily rate £525 £513 £490
% change year-on-year +2.44% +4.59% +5.95%
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 1,309 2,056 1,622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.55% 22.63% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,006 1,643 1,271
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +0.50% +4.74%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £343
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
London median daily rate £525 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Central London median hourly rate £52.00 £39.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.48% +30.83% -7.69%
10th Percentile £30.65 £35.83 £23.37
90th Percentile £90.50 £42.88 £52.50
London median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -6.25%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +23 34 £538 +3.56% 14
Southwark +29 1 £600 +4.35% 1
Octopus Deploy
London

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 29 (76.32%) TeamCity
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (63.16%) Azure
4 21 (55.26%) C#
5 19 (50.00%) .NET
6 17 (44.74%) SQL
6 17 (44.74%) DevOps
7 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
7 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (36.84%) HTML
8 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
9 13 (34.21%) Visual Studio
9 13 (34.21%) CSS
9 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
9 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
10 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
11 10 (26.32%) Finance
11 10 (26.32%) Sitecore
11 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
11 10 (26.32%) TDD
11 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
12 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
12 9 (23.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (23.68%) Grunt
12 9 (23.68%) gulp
13 8 (21.05%) CRM
13 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
14 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
14 7 (18.42%) Scrum
14 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio Team System

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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) CMS
2 6 (15.79%) IIS
2 6 (15.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (15.79%) Umbraco
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Azure
2 6 (15.79%) PaaS
3 5 (13.16%) npm
4 4 (10.53%) AWS
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Functions
5 2 (5.26%) Serverless
6 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.63%) GitHub
6 1 (2.63%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DHCP
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) FTP
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
2 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.63%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.63%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (2.63%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) Power BI
4 1 (2.63%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
4 1 (2.63%) Redis
4 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (76.32%) TeamCity
2 13 (34.21%) Visual Studio
3 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
3 9 (23.68%) Grunt
3 9 (23.68%) gulp
4 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (7.89%) NUnit
7 3 (7.89%) SpecFlow
8 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
8 2 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.63%) GitLab
9 1 (2.63%) GoCD
9 1 (2.63%) JIRA
9 1 (2.63%) Moq
9 1 (2.63%) NSubstitute
9 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Azure DevOps
4 6 (15.79%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Angular Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Azure Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
2 14 (36.84%) HTML
3 13 (34.21%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 9 (23.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Core
8 5 (13.16%) HTML5
8 5 (13.16%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (13.16%) React
9 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (10.53%) Sass
10 3 (7.89%) Node.js
10 3 (7.89%) REST
10 3 (7.89%) WCF
10 3 (7.89%) Web Services
11 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) Social Media
4 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Equities
5 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) DevOps
3 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
4 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 8 (21.05%) CRM
6 7 (18.42%) Analytics
6 7 (18.42%) Microservices
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.79%) MVC
8 5 (13.16%) BDD
8 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
8 5 (13.16%) Migration
9 4 (10.53%) ERP
9 4 (10.53%) Kanban
9 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.53%) Refactoring
10 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
4 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) Clipper
5 3 (7.89%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) Groovy
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCSA
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Docker
2 5 (13.16%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Kubernetes
2 6 (15.79%) Terraform
3 5 (13.16%) Ansible
3 5 (13.16%) Puppet
4 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Sitecore
3 3 (7.89%) Kofax
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) Freshdesk
4 1 (2.63%) New Relic
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Splunk
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau