Period
to 19 October 2019

The median contractor rate for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

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.

DevOps Engineer - AWS
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 112 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Contract jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.29% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Glasgow median daily rate £550 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 £525 £488
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,359 1,613 1,291
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 95.95% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 916 672
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £245 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 49
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +46.09%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.40
90th Percentile £38.00 £35.10 £41.05
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% -19.54% +14.47%

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in Glasgow

AWS DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in Glasgow

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, AWS 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 Glasgow region featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Terraform
4 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (25.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (25.00%) NCSC
4 1 (25.00%) NIST
4 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (25.00%) Packer
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) GitHub

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) NCSC
1 1 (25.00%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (25.00%) Packer
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk