Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 25 30
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 -
Contract jobs citing DevOps 13 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 8.67% 3.74% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.61% 4.46% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Cheltenham median daily rate £418 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.36% +21.88% -
10th Percentile £404 £381 £350
90th Percentile £550 £569 £450
Gloucestershire median daily rate £415 £470 £400
% change year-on-year -11.70% +17.50% -
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 112 157 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 74.67% 83.96% 65.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 91 80
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -2.50% -6.43%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £294
90th Percentile £663 £538 £504
Gloucestershire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
Cheltenham median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £14.80 £41.25 £41.03
90th Percentile £46.65 £47.20 £44.20
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% -29.41% +8.97%

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 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (38.46%) SAP
4 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 5 (38.46%) SAS
4 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon S3
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (38.46%) Tableau
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (38.46%) MuleSoft
4 5 (38.46%) SAS EBI
4 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) Big Data
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) JUnit
6 3 (23.08%) OOD
6 3 (23.08%) EJB
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA

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 5 (38.46%) SAS
2 3 (23.08%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (38.46%) SAS EBI
2 4 (30.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
1 3 (23.08%) EasyMock
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) AWS Specialist
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Redshift Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Director
3 1 (7.69%) Redshift Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Redshift Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) EJB
2 3 (23.08%) JSF
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) CentOS
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) DV Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) MuleSoft
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
1 5 (38.46%) Tableau
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat