Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 9 December 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 204 210
Rank change year-on-year +21 +6 +6
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 35 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.62% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 3.58% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 44
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £417 £448 £401
90th Percentile £628 £630 £725
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 969 1,594 1,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.07% 22.48% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 1,325 1,070
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £366 £363
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £503 £511 £500
% change year-on-year -1.71% +2.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
City of London median hourly rate £52.00 £35.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.57% +37.25% -21.54%
10th Percentile £30.65 £35.00 £23.24
90th Percentile £90.50 £35.00 £59.45
Central London median hourly rate £52.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +48.57% +16.67% -7.69%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in the City of London

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in the City of London

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in the City of London

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Moorgate - 8 £500 -
Octopus Deploy
Central London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 29 (82.86%) TeamCity
2 25 (71.43%) Azure
3 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (60.00%) C#
5 18 (51.43%) .NET
6 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
7 16 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (42.86%) SQL
8 15 (42.86%) DevOps
9 14 (40.00%) HTML
10 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
10 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
10 13 (37.14%) CSS
10 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
10 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
11 12 (34.29%) Finance
12 11 (31.43%) Test Automation
12 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
13 10 (28.57%) Sitecore
14 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
14 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
14 9 (25.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (25.71%) Grunt
14 9 (25.71%) gulp
15 8 (22.86%) Docker
15 8 (22.86%) Analytics
15 8 (22.86%) CMS
15 8 (22.86%) MVC
15 8 (22.86%) CRM

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (22.86%) CMS
1 8 (22.86%) IIS
1 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (17.14%) Umbraco
3 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (71.43%) Azure
2 7 (20.00%) npm
3 6 (17.14%) PaaS
4 3 (8.57%) AWS
5 2 (5.71%) Azure Functions
5 2 (5.71%) Serverless
6 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.86%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) OLAP
4 1 (2.86%) Power BI
4 1 (2.86%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.86%) QlikView
4 1 (2.86%) Redis
4 1 (2.86%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) TeamCity
2 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
3 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
3 9 (25.71%) Grunt
3 9 (25.71%) gulp
3 9 (25.71%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.43%) JIRA
5 4 (11.43%) SpecFlow
6 3 (8.57%) NUnit
7 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
7 2 (5.71%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.86%) Moq
8 1 (2.86%) MSTest
8 1 (2.86%) NSubstitute
8 1 (2.86%) Postman
8 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.71%) Front Office
2 2 (5.71%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Azure DevOps
4 6 (17.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Angular Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Azure Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) HTML
3 13 (37.14%) CSS
4 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
5 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
5 9 (25.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (14.29%) .NET Core
8 5 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (14.29%) React
9 4 (11.43%) Node.js
9 4 (11.43%) RESTful
9 4 (11.43%) Sass
9 4 (11.43%) Web Services
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.57%) HTML5
10 3 (8.57%) WCF
11 2 (5.71%) Jest
11 2 (5.71%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (11.43%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.71%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Equities
3 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (42.86%) DevOps
4 11 (31.43%) Test Automation
5 8 (22.86%) Analytics
5 8 (22.86%) CRM
5 8 (22.86%) MVC
6 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.14%) Microservices
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
7 5 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
8 4 (11.43%) BDD
8 4 (11.43%) ERP
8 4 (11.43%) Kanban
8 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.43%) Migration
8 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
9 3 (8.57%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) C#
2 15 (42.86%) SQL
3 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.57%) Clipper
4 3 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) Scala
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Docker
2 5 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (14.29%) Terraform
3 3 (8.57%) Ansible
3 3 (8.57%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Control-M
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Sitecore
3 3 (8.57%) Kofax
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.86%) Freshdesk
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Tableau