Period
to 14 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Lead DevOps was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 14 November 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.

Lead Development Operations
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 149 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +141
Contract jobs requiring a Lead DevOps 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.063% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.066% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
England median daily rate £600 £600 £550
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £75.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,591 3,030 3,165
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.05% 95.10% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,663 1,865 1,982
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +0.70% +4.60%
10th Percentile £230 £220 £225
90th Percentile £538 £548 £552
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 164 127
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £10.31 £9.75 £8.76
90th Percentile £28.00 £45.00 £41.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.06
% change year-on-year -1.04% +3.52% +1.46%

Lead DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Lead DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Lead DevOps in the East Midlands

Lead DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead DevOps in the East Midlands

Lead DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Lead DevOps in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Lead DevOps in the East Midlands

Lead DevOps
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead DevOps within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Nottinghamshire +15 5 £350 -33.33% 1
Derbyshire - 1 £463 -
Lead DevOps
England

Lead DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, Lead DevOps 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 East Midlands region featuring Lead DevOps in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (83.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (83.33%) React
2 5 (83.33%) Public Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) ATDD
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell

Lead DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (66.67%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (66.67%) OpenShift
4 3 (50.00%) Tricentis Tosca
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Node.js
1 5 (83.33%) React
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) ATDD
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
1 5 (83.33%) Kubernetes
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) OpenView
2 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 3 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) HP