Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 July 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 Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 83 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 -1
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 9 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.71% 0.93% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.99% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
Scotland median daily rate £450 £419 £350
% change year-on-year +7.46% +19.64% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £50.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £50.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1214 1211 1706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 95.22% 94.02% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 683 901
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £233 £213 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 51
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.24% -49.48% +77.03%
10th Percentile £12.60 £9.38 £12.10
90th Percentile £195.00 £36.25 £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.28% +13.16% +5.56%

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 20 July 2017.

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 20 July 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Ansible
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) GitLab
6 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Flume
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
6 2 (22.22%) JBoss
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) J2EE
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (11.11%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing

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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) OpenShift
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) GitLab
4 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
4 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 1 (11.11%) GoCD
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (11.11%) Kafka
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DataPower
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) Release Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Go
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Flume
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (11.11%) Cobbler
3 1 (11.11%) Control-M
3 1 (11.11%) Graphite
3 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 1 (11.11%) Icinga
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) logstash
3 1 (11.11%) SELinux
3 1 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
2 1 (11.11%) Black Duck
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) VMware