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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 27 May 2022 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
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 176 100 142
Rank change year-on-year -76 +42 +57
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 7 51 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 1.77% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 9.73% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 11
10th Percentile £503 £521 £413
25th Percentile £531 £534 £444
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £725 £563 £515
Median % change year-on-year +28.89% +9.22% -6.36%
75th Percentile £750 £584 £562
90th Percentile £776 £594 £600
Central London median daily rate £738 £563 £515
% change year-on-year +31.11% +9.22% +3.00%

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 886 524 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.00% 18.22% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 355 417
10th Percentile £419 £363 £379
25th Percentile £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £586 £538 £520
Median % change year-on-year +9.02% +3.37% -0.95%
75th Percentile £713 £638 £600
90th Percentile £785 £705 £675
Central London median daily rate £577 £525 £509
% change year-on-year +9.95% +3.19% -3.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
10th Percentile - £25.58 £39.95
25th Percentile £66.25 £26.06 £44.75
Median hourly rate £72.50 £27.25 £48.50
Median % change year-on-year +166.06% -43.81% +23.57%
75th Percentile £78.75 £28.56 £55.25
90th Percentile - £29.13 £59.00
Central London median hourly rate £72.50 £27.25 £48.50
% change year-on-year +166.06% -43.81% +23.57%

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 27 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, 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 6 (85.71%) TeamCity
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Azure
5 2 (28.57%) AWS
5 2 (28.57%) Puppet
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Front Office
5 2 (28.57%) GitLab
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 2 (28.57%) Legacy Systems
5 2 (28.57%) CI/CD
6 1 (14.29%) logstash
6 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation

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 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 2 (28.57%) AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Pipelines
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) TeamCity
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) GitLab
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Appium
5 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
5 1 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
5 1 (14.29%) REST Assured
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (14.29%) TestNG
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (28.57%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Release Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) CI/CD
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) F#
2 1 (14.29%) Go
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Kibana
2 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft