Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 17 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.

DevOps
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 23 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 +4
Contract jobs citing DevOps 13 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.83% 4.00% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.23% 5.17% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Cheltenham median daily rate £434 £370 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.23% -29.52% -12.50%
10th Percentile £351 £329 £395
90th Percentile £536 £386 £593
Gloucestershire median daily rate £525 £370 £450
% change year-on-year +41.89% -17.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 158 116 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 95.18% 77.33% 86.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 115
Cheltenham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -7.98%
10th Percentile £253 £221 £290
90th Percentile £513 £568 £553
Gloucestershire median daily rate £434 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +15.67% -3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 17
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £36.50 £13.00 £37.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £44.65
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £37.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +18.67% -1.32% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Cheltenham

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DevOps in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Cheltenham

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
3 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Python
4 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 6 (46.15%) JIRA
4 6 (46.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (46.15%) Puppet
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Perl
5 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (30.77%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
6 4 (30.77%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Apache Accumulo
6 4 (30.77%) C

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (30.77%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.69%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Apache Accumulo
1 4 (30.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (46.15%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) JMeter
4 4 (30.77%) Selenium
4 4 (30.77%) WATIR
5 3 (23.08%) JUnit
6 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
6 2 (15.38%) EasyMock
7 1 (7.69%) jMock
7 1 (7.69%) Mockito
7 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) EJB
2 2 (15.38%) JSF
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (15.38%) Wiki
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (15.38%) Microservices
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) OOD
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) C
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
2 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
4 1 (7.69%) Salt
4 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle