Period
to 15 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Consultant was £540 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

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.

Development Operations Consultant
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 114 135
Rank change year-on-year -21 +21 -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Consultant 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.15% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £540 - -
Scotland median daily rate £495 £400 -
% change year-on-year +23.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2829 1911 3029
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.37% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1665 1136 1551
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year +6.90% -0.68% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 28
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.86 £22.50 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.07% +18.30% +20.61%
10th Percentile £10.53 £13.43 £10.66
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.00 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +15.94% -17.86% +20.00%

DevOps Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured DevOps Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Consultant in Edinburgh

DevOps Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Consultant in Edinburgh

DevOps Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, DevOps Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring DevOps Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Ansible
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Law
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
5 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) Nightwatchjs
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Terraform
6 1 (16.67%) Salt
6 1 (16.67%) Docker

DevOps Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Nightwatchjs
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Salt
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform