Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Linux Development Operations Engineer
South London > Croydon
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 62 65
Rank change year-on-year -44 +3 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 11 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.92% 1.81% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 1.88% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Croydon median daily rate £450 - £478
10th Percentile £425 - £464
90th Percentile £475 - £487
South London median daily rate £525 £550 £478
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.18% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Croydon
Contract vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 1,127 425 528
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 95.94% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 242 383
Croydon median daily rate £500 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +15.85% +9.33%
10th Percentile £324 £303 £275
90th Percentile £665 £595 £561
South London median daily rate £500 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 9
Croydon median hourly rate £18.70 £28.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.39% +5.56% -2.81%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.10 £14.70
90th Percentile £33.45 £143.70 £95.00
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -25.53% +132.10% -50.51%

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings that featured Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Croydon

Linux DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Croydon

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, Linux DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) JBoss
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Maven
1 11 (100.00%) CentOS
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (90.91%) Deployment Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Vagrant
2 10 (90.91%) Release Management
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Consul
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Packer
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (9.09%) OSGi
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) HBase
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
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 11 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (9.09%) HBase
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (100.00%) Maven
2 10 (90.91%) Vagrant
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (9.09%) OSGi
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) CentOS
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Deployment Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (90.91%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Consul
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Packer
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
2 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle