Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £368 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 January 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.

Development Operations Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 74 80
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 +17
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 27 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.33% 0.75% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 0.79% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 0
Glasgow median daily rate £368 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.13% - -
Scotland median daily rate £475 £450 £385
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.88% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £55.00

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 1,115 1,013 1,441
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 94.85% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 513 774
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £186 £196
90th Percentile £500 £468 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £16.20 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.49% -44.16% +75.76%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.08 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.70% -17.52% +20.00%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Glasgow

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Engineer in Glasgow

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps Engineer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, DevOps Engineer 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 Glasgow region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 24 (88.89%) Ansible
3 23 (85.19%) Linux
4 21 (77.78%) Jenkins
4 21 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (70.37%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
8 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
8 8 (29.63%) Puppet
9 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (25.93%) Docker
9 7 (25.93%) Python
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) Ruby
11 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
11 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
11 5 (18.52%) Vagrant
11 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (18.52%) GitHub
11 5 (18.52%) Packer
11 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
11 5 (18.52%) Public Cloud
12 4 (14.81%) Graphite
12 4 (14.81%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (14.81%) GoCD
12 4 (14.81%) High Availability
12 4 (14.81%) Confluence
12 4 (14.81%) MongoDB

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 21 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (18.52%) GitHub
4 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (11.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (11.11%) SSL
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (18.52%) Vagrant
4 4 (14.81%) GoCD
4 4 (14.81%) JIRA
4 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
5 3 (11.11%) Gradle
5 3 (11.11%) Maven
6 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (7.41%) Hudson
7 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Public Cloud
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) CentOS
3 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) DevOps
2 19 (70.37%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
5 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.81%) High Availability
7 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) DSDM
8 1 (3.70%) Release Management
8 1 (3.70%) RUP
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Python
2 6 (22.22%) Ruby
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (88.89%) Ansible
2 8 (29.63%) Puppet
3 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
4 5 (18.52%) Packer
5 4 (14.81%) Graphite
5 4 (14.81%) HAProxy
5 4 (14.81%) Icinga
6 2 (7.41%) Cobbler
6 2 (7.41%) Consul
6 2 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (7.41%) Salt
6 2 (7.41%) Terraform
6 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
2 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.70%) New Relic
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter