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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DataOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataOps over the 6 months to 19 August 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.

DataOps
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 114 126 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - -
Contract jobs citing DataOps 24 1 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 0.044% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.049% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £512 £385 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £708 £390 -
Median % change year-on-year +81.41% - -
75th Percentile £738 £395 -
90th Percentile - - -
England median daily rate £625 £500 £600
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.67% +20.00%

DataOps 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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,229 2,026 1,292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.66% 89.49% 86.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,383 1,155 802
10th Percentile £200 £155 £218
25th Percentile £363 £288 £330
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £485 £425 £444
Median % change year-on-year +14.12% -4.33% -1.28%
75th Percentile £600 £538 £525
90th Percentile £675 £613 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 299 80
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £14.61
Median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £22.25
Median % change year-on-year +51.85% -39.33% +30.88%
75th Percentile £52.50 £24.25 £47.50
90th Percentile £65.00 £50.00 £57.73
England median hourly rate £26.98 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +31.61% -8.89% +7.14%

DataOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DataOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DataOps in the East of England

DataOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DataOps in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for DataOps in the East of England

DataOps
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DataOps in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for DataOps in the East of England

DataOps
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataOps within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +20 22 £708 +81.41%
Essex - 2 £450 - 1
DataOps
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing DataOps 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 East of England region with a requirement for DataOps.

1 22 (91.67%) Azure
1 22 (91.67%) DevOps
2 21 (87.50%) Kubernetes
2 21 (87.50%) Apache Spark
2 21 (87.50%) Kafka
2 21 (87.50%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (87.50%) Go
2 21 (87.50%) Scala
2 21 (87.50%) C++
2 21 (87.50%) Python
2 21 (87.50%) Agile
3 20 (83.33%) PhD
3 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 20 (83.33%) Data Engineering
3 20 (83.33%) Data Science
3 20 (83.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 20 (83.33%) MLOps
4 17 (70.83%) Cloud Native
4 17 (70.83%) Data Governance
4 17 (70.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 16 (66.67%) Publishing
5 16 (66.67%) JIRA
5 16 (66.67%) Azure DevOps
5 16 (66.67%) CircleCI
5 16 (66.67%) Data Ingestion
5 16 (66.67%) Jenkins
6 14 (58.33%) GCP
7 13 (54.17%) Data Architecture
8 12 (50.00%) Use Case

DataOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 21 (87.50%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 22 (91.67%) Azure
2 16 (66.67%) Azure DevOps
3 14 (58.33%) GCP
4 8 (33.33%) Slack
5 6 (25.00%) AWS
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Broadband
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) ICMP
1 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (33.33%) Parquet
3 5 (20.83%) Data Lake
3 5 (20.83%) Presto
4 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) CircleCI
1 16 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 16 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 17 (70.83%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (66.67%) Publishing
3 2 (8.33%) Social Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Data Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) DataOps Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior Data Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Azure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) Kafka
2 8 (33.33%) JWT
2 8 (33.33%) OAuth
2 8 (33.33%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 17 (70.83%) Cloud Native
2 5 (20.83%) Data Fabric
2 5 (20.83%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) DevOps
2 21 (87.50%) Agile
3 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 20 (83.33%) Data Engineering
3 20 (83.33%) Data Science
3 20 (83.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 20 (83.33%) MLOps
3 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
4 17 (70.83%) Data Governance
5 16 (66.67%) Data Ingestion
6 13 (54.17%) Data Architecture
7 12 (50.00%) Cloud Operations
7 12 (50.00%) Open Source
7 12 (50.00%) Use Case
8 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
9 8 (33.33%) Code Coverage
9 8 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
9 8 (33.33%) Thought Leadership
9 8 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C++
1 21 (87.50%) Go
1 21 (87.50%) Python
1 21 (87.50%) Scala
2 5 (20.83%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) PhD
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (87.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.17%) Splunk