Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 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.

DevOps
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 42 66
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24 +3
Contract jobs citing DevOps 131 58 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.63% 4.61% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.46% 5.23% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 36 18
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.48% +43.87%
10th Percentile £384 £350 £313
90th Percentile £580 £588 £451
Scotland median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 - -

DevOps 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,548 1,110 977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.16% 88.31% 85.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 621 493
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £538 £506 £463
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 21
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.00 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -7.69%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £34.05 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +7.64%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Glasgow

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Glasgow

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Glasgow over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Glasgow

DevOps
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DevOps in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 85 (64.89%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (45.80%) Linux
3 55 (41.98%) Jenkins
4 43 (32.82%) Ansible
4 43 (32.82%) Python
5 40 (30.53%) SQL
6 39 (29.77%) Finance
6 39 (29.77%) Git (software)
7 34 (25.95%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (25.19%) Oracle
9 32 (24.43%) Amazon AWS
10 30 (22.90%) Migration
11 27 (20.61%) Perl
12 26 (19.85%) Java
13 23 (17.56%) Relational Database
14 22 (16.79%) Terraform
14 22 (16.79%) Windows
15 21 (16.03%) Web Application Development
15 21 (16.03%) Continuous Delivery
16 19 (14.50%) Software Engineering
17 18 (13.74%) Bash Shell
17 18 (13.74%) Puppet
17 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
17 18 (13.74%) Docker
18 17 (12.98%) Varonis
18 17 (12.98%) Opscode Chef
18 17 (12.98%) Data Encryption
18 17 (12.98%) Unix
19 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
20 15 (11.45%) VMware

DevOps
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 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.76%) Drupal
3 1 (0.76%) JBoss
3 1 (0.76%) MODX
3 1 (0.76%) nginx
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (24.43%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.16%) GitHub
3 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (5.34%) IaaS
4 7 (5.34%) Office 365
5 5 (3.82%) OneDrive
6 4 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.05%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (3.05%) PaaS
6 4 (3.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.76%) Akamai
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.76%) Datadog
8 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.76%) Google Tag Manager
8 1 (0.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.69%) Firewall
2 5 (3.82%) DNS
2 5 (3.82%) Wireshark
3 4 (3.05%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.76%) DHCP
4 1 (0.76%) HTTP
4 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) SSL
4 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.56%) Relational Database
2 18 (13.74%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.92%) Hadoop
3 13 (9.92%) MongoDB
4 12 (9.16%) ArangoDB
4 12 (9.16%) Neo4j
5 8 (6.11%) Pentaho
6 4 (3.05%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.29%) DB2
7 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.53%) Big Data
8 2 (1.53%) MySQL
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.76%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.76%) HBase
9 1 (0.76%) Power BI
9 1 (0.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 55 (41.98%) Jenkins
2 39 (29.77%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.45%) TeamCity
4 13 (9.92%) GoCD
5 11 (8.40%) Subversion
6 7 (5.34%) Bitbucket
6 7 (5.34%) IntelliJ
6 7 (5.34%) JIRA
7 6 (4.58%) Maven
8 5 (3.82%) GitLab
8 5 (3.82%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.05%) Artifactory
9 4 (3.05%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.05%) Gradle
9 4 (3.05%) JUnit
9 4 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (2.29%) Appium
10 3 (2.29%) Calabash
10 3 (2.29%) JMeter
10 3 (2.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (29.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Banking
3 3 (2.29%) Publishing
4 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Electronics
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
5 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (37.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (19.08%) Developer
3 16 (12.21%) Architect
4 9 (6.87%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.58%) Perl Developer
6 6 (4.58%) Python Developer
6 6 (4.58%) Security Engineer
7 5 (3.82%) Lead Architect
7 5 (3.82%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (3.82%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.82%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.05%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (3.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (3.05%) CRM Developer
8 4 (3.05%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.92%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (8.40%) AngularJS
3 9 (6.87%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (5.34%) Drools
5 6 (4.58%) REST
5 6 (4.58%) Spring
6 5 (3.82%) Spring Boot
7 4 (3.05%) LDAP
8 3 (2.29%) CSS
8 3 (2.29%) HTML
8 3 (2.29%) RESTful
8 3 (2.29%) SOAP
8 3 (2.29%) XML
9 2 (1.53%) JSON
9 2 (1.53%) React
10 1 (0.76%) jQuery
10 1 (0.76%) lodash
10 1 (0.76%) OAuth
10 1 (0.76%) OC4J
10 1 (0.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Cloud Native
1 14 (10.69%) Private Cloud
2 9 (6.87%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (5.34%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.05%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.05%) Wiki
5 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Fintech
6 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 60 (45.80%) Linux
2 22 (16.79%) Windows
3 17 (12.98%) Unix
4 9 (6.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.05%) CentOS
6 1 (0.76%) AIX
6 1 (0.76%) Android
6 1 (0.76%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.76%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Tru64
6 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (64.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.95%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (22.90%) Migration
4 21 (16.03%) Continuous Delivery
4 21 (16.03%) Web Application Development
5 19 (14.50%) Software Engineering
6 17 (12.98%) Data Encryption
7 15 (11.45%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (10.69%) Microservices
8 14 (10.69%) Scrum
9 13 (9.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 12 (9.16%) Cryptography
10 12 (9.16%) Data Loss Prevention
10 12 (9.16%) Data Protection
10 12 (9.16%) DRM
10 12 (9.16%) ETL
10 12 (9.16%) IT Strategy
10 12 (9.16%) Security Operations
10 12 (9.16%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (32.82%) Python
2 40 (30.53%) SQL
3 27 (20.61%) Perl
4 26 (19.85%) Java
5 18 (13.74%) Bash Shell
6 15 (11.45%) Go
6 15 (11.45%) Ruby
7 9 (6.87%) JavaScript
7 9 (6.87%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.11%) C#
9 7 (5.34%) R
10 4 (3.05%) Korn
10 4 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.53%) PHP
12 2 (1.53%) Scala
13 1 (0.76%) ES6
13 1 (0.76%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 12 (9.16%) CISM
1 12 (9.16%) CISSP
2 5 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) GDPR
2 12 (9.16%) FINRA
3 9 (6.87%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (4.58%) QA
5 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
5 3 (2.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (13.74%) Docker
2 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Firmware
4 1 (0.76%) HDFS
4 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) NFS
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.76%) Postfix
4 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (32.82%) Ansible
2 22 (16.79%) Terraform
3 18 (13.74%) Puppet
4 17 (12.98%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (7.63%) HAProxy
6 9 (6.87%) Graphite
6 9 (6.87%) Icinga
7 6 (4.58%) Kubernetes
8 5 (3.82%) Packer
9 3 (2.29%) DatAdvantage
9 3 (2.29%) Salt
10 1 (0.76%) Ambari
10 1 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 1 (0.76%) Fail2ban
10 1 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.76%) Kibana
10 1 (0.76%) Oozie
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 33 (25.19%) Oracle
2 17 (12.98%) Varonis
3 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (11.45%) VMware
5 13 (9.92%) Cloudera
5 13 (9.92%) Hortonworks
5 13 (9.92%) Sybase
6 12 (9.16%) McAfee
6 12 (9.16%) Symantec
7 5 (3.82%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.05%) Splunk
9 3 (2.29%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.53%) Google
11 1 (0.76%) Adobe
11 1 (0.76%) Apple
11 1 (0.76%) Citrix
11 1 (0.76%) Cognos
11 1 (0.76%) New Relic
11 1 (0.76%) SAP
11 1 (0.76%) Tableau