Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 210 210
Rank change year-on-year +91 0 +21
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 8 31 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.48% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 2.78% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 30 38
Median daily rate £600 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.00% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £445 £459 £463
90th Percentile £620 £701 £657
Central London median daily rate £450 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 427 1,115 1,536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.71% 17.21% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 848 1,246
Median daily rate £513 £525 £514
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +2.19% +8.16%
10th Percentile £359 £387 £363
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £506 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +48.34% +51.05%
10th Percentile £33.65 £20.45 £28.00
90th Percentile £53.60 £79.00 £69.77
Median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -37.50% +60.00% +37.25%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in the City of London

Octopus Deploy
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) Azure
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2017
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
5 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
5 2 (25.00%) N-Tier

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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (12.50%) AWS
3 1 (12.50%) GCP
3 1 (12.50%) NuGet
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2017
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Principal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
5 2 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin