Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 11 December 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +22
Contract jobs citing DevOps 352 186 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 29.55% 19.48% 22.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.91% 20.97% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 119 37
Croydon median daily rate £546 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.95% - -
10th Percentile £421 £348 £314
90th Percentile £650 £625 £580
South London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Croydon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,103 887 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 92.61% 92.88% 91.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 589 289
Croydon median daily rate £525 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £380 £341 £300
90th Percentile £625 £675 £575
South London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.26% -61.70% +182.00%
South London median hourly rate £42.27 £47.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -11.02% +75.93% +28.57%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Croydon

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Croydon

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Croydon over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Croydon

DevOps
Contract Job Locations in Croydon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Croydon region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
Thornton Heath 0 4 £513 -2.38%
DevOps
South London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Croydon region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 227 (64.49%) Docker
2 207 (58.81%) Kubernetes
3 204 (57.95%) Security Cleared
4 201 (57.10%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (50.85%) Terraform
6 159 (45.17%) Amazon AWS
7 137 (38.92%) SC Cleared
8 134 (38.07%) Ansible
9 119 (33.81%) Jenkins
10 116 (32.95%) Java
11 110 (31.25%) Linux
12 97 (27.56%) Git (software)
13 96 (27.27%) Puppet
14 93 (26.42%) Groovy
15 80 (22.73%) Test Automation
16 66 (18.75%) Hadoop
17 61 (17.33%) Opscode Chef
18 56 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
19 51 (14.49%) Configuration Management
20 50 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
21 48 (13.64%) Open Source
21 48 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
22 43 (12.22%) Microservices
23 40 (11.36%) SonarQube
24 34 (9.66%) Public Cloud
24 34 (9.66%) SQL
25 33 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
25 33 (9.38%) Artifactory
26 32 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
26 32 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 18 (5.11%) Confluence
2 13 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (3.41%) JBoss
3 12 (3.41%) nginx
4 11 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.84%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) Mule
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.28%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 159 (45.17%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.25%) GitHub
4 12 (3.41%) Amazon S3
5 9 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
6 8 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (2.27%) PaaS
7 6 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.70%) G Suite
8 5 (1.42%) Quay.io
8 5 (1.42%) Route 53
9 4 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.57%) SaaS
10 2 (0.57%) Slack
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.83%) Firewall
2 9 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (1.14%) DNS
4 2 (0.57%) HTTP
4 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.57%) OpenVPN
4 2 (0.57%) VPN
5 1 (0.28%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) SAN
5 1 (0.28%) SSL
5 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 33 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (5.68%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.98%) SQL Server
5 12 (3.41%) Big Data
6 11 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.56%) HBase
8 7 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.57%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (0.57%) MySQL
11 2 (0.57%) Redis
12 1 (0.28%) Adabas
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 119 (33.81%) Jenkins
2 97 (27.56%) Git (software)
3 40 (11.36%) SonarQube
4 33 (9.38%) Artifactory
5 32 (9.09%) JIRA
6 26 (7.39%) GitLab
7 23 (6.53%) Maven
8 16 (4.55%) Selenium
9 10 (2.84%) JUnit
10 9 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (2.56%) WebDriver
11 8 (2.27%) Bitbucket
11 8 (2.27%) Gradle
12 5 (1.42%) Hudson
12 5 (1.42%) JMeter
12 5 (1.42%) Vagrant
12 5 (1.42%) WebLogic Workshop
13 4 (1.14%) FishEye
13 4 (1.14%) Grunt
General
1 13 (3.69%) Finance
2 11 (3.13%) Electronics
2 11 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 11 (3.13%) Marketing
2 11 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.27%) Retail
4 2 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 137 (38.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 66 (18.75%) Developer
3 62 (17.61%) AWS Engineer
4 60 (17.05%) AWS DevOps
5 59 (16.76%) Consultant
6 58 (16.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 57 (16.19%) DevOps Consultant
8 55 (15.63%) Kubernetes Consultant
9 48 (13.64%) Java Developer
10 24 (6.82%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 23 (6.53%) Architect
12 21 (5.97%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 17 (4.83%) Azure DevOps
14 14 (3.98%) Lead DevOps
15 12 (3.41%) DevOps Architect
15 12 (3.41%) Linux Engineer
16 11 (3.13%) Java Engineer
17 10 (2.84%) Azure Engineer
18 9 (2.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
18 9 (2.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.82%) Web Services
2 23 (6.53%) REST
3 21 (5.97%) Velocity
4 17 (4.83%) Kafka
5 16 (4.55%) JSON
6 12 (3.41%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (2.84%) XML
8 9 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (2.27%) .NET
10 7 (1.99%) Java EE
10 7 (1.99%) Spring
10 7 (1.99%) Spring Boot
11 6 (1.70%) CSS
11 6 (1.70%) Gherkin
11 6 (1.70%) HTML
11 6 (1.70%) LDAP
12 5 (1.42%) Node.js
12 5 (1.42%) Samza
13 4 (1.14%) Apache Camel
13 4 (1.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.66%) Public Cloud
2 10 (2.84%) Private Cloud
3 8 (2.27%) NHS
4 6 (1.70%) Data Centre
4 6 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.57%) e-Health
5 2 (0.57%) LIMS
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Licensing
5 2 (0.57%) PACS
6 1 (0.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.28%) Clustering
6 1 (0.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.28%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.28%) PKI
6 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (31.25%) Linux
2 32 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (8.24%) CentOS
4 15 (4.26%) Windows
5 14 (3.98%) Ubuntu
6 13 (3.69%) CoreOS
7 9 (2.56%) Unix
8 2 (0.57%) VMS
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (57.10%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (22.73%) Test Automation
3 51 (14.49%) Configuration Management
4 50 (14.20%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
5 48 (13.64%) Open Source
6 43 (12.22%) Microservices
7 32 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 30 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (7.10%) Scrum
10 24 (6.82%) Deployment Automation
11 21 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
11 21 (5.97%) Task Automation
12 17 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (4.26%) TDD
14 14 (3.98%) ITIL
14 14 (3.98%) Migration
15 12 (3.41%) BDD
16 11 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
16 11 (3.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (32.95%) Java
2 93 (26.42%) Groovy
3 34 (9.66%) SQL
4 29 (8.24%) Bash Shell
4 29 (8.24%) Python
5 19 (5.40%) Ruby
6 16 (4.55%) Go
7 15 (4.26%) Java 8
7 15 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.70%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.42%) Perl
10 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.28%) C#
11 1 (0.28%) Scala
11 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 204 (57.95%) Security Cleared
2 137 (38.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.99%) Degree
4 5 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.14%) ISEB
5 4 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.85%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.85%) BC Cleared
6 3 (0.85%) CCIE
6 3 (0.85%) CCIE Data Center
6 3 (0.85%) CCNA
6 3 (0.85%) CCNP
6 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.85%) CISSP
7 2 (0.57%) CEH
7 2 (0.57%) SSCP
8 1 (0.28%) CISMP
8 1 (0.28%) MCSA
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.28%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.98%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) PMO
3 3 (0.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.57%) HL7
4 2 (0.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 227 (64.49%) Docker
2 10 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.70%) Ceph
4 6 (1.70%) etcd
4 6 (1.70%) flannel
4 6 (1.70%) GlusterFS
4 6 (1.70%) SkyDNS
5 4 (1.14%) VMware NSX
6 3 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.85%) HDFS
6 3 (0.85%) Squid
7 1 (0.28%) iptables
7 1 (0.28%) KVM
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 207 (58.81%) Kubernetes
2 179 (50.85%) Terraform
3 134 (38.07%) Ansible
4 96 (27.27%) Puppet
5 61 (17.33%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (5.97%) Sysdig
7 15 (4.26%) Prometheus
8 14 (3.98%) Consul
9 11 (3.13%) HAProxy
9 11 (3.13%) Packer
10 10 (2.84%) Graphite
10 10 (2.84%) rkt
11 7 (1.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 7 (1.99%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 5 (1.42%) ZABBIX
13 4 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
14 3 (0.85%) logstash
14 3 (0.85%) Nagios
14 3 (0.85%) Rancher
Vendors
1 20 (5.68%) Oracle
2 19 (5.40%) Red Hat
3 14 (3.98%) VMware
4 11 (3.13%) SAP
5 9 (2.56%) Cisco
6 8 (2.27%) Microsoft
7 7 (1.99%) Splunk
8 4 (1.14%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.14%) Dynatrace
9 3 (0.85%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.57%) Axway
10 2 (0.57%) Black Duck
10 2 (0.57%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.57%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe
11 1 (0.28%) CA
11 1 (0.28%) Remedy
11 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.28%) Sun
11 1 (0.28%) WSO2