Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 54 68
Rank change year-on-year +27 +14 +18
Contract jobs citing DevOps 113 47 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.76% 3.49% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.57% 3.95% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 27 20
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £360 £350 £333
90th Percentile £566 £600 £481
Scotland median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 1,492 1,189 1,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.29% 88.27% 84.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 626 588
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £263 £220
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 17
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +45.45% -38.50%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.23 £34.35 £44.10
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -4.02% +40.00%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 74 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.71%) Linux
3 44 (38.94%) Jenkins
4 35 (30.97%) Python
5 34 (30.09%) Ansible
6 33 (29.20%) SQL
7 31 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
8 30 (26.55%) Oracle
9 29 (25.66%) Java
9 29 (25.66%) Git (software)
10 25 (22.12%) Migration
11 24 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (21.24%) Terraform
12 23 (20.35%) Finance
13 21 (18.58%) Test Automation
14 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
15 17 (15.04%) Bash Shell
16 16 (14.16%) Ruby
16 16 (14.16%) Perl
16 16 (14.16%) Unix
16 16 (14.16%) Web Application Development
17 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
17 15 (13.27%) Puppet
18 14 (12.39%) Sybase
18 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
18 14 (12.39%) AngularJS
18 14 (12.39%) Microservices
18 14 (12.39%) Cloud Native
18 14 (12.39%) Data Encryption
19 13 (11.50%) Continuous Delivery

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 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.77%) Alfresco
2 2 (1.77%) Apache
2 2 (1.77%) CMS
2 2 (1.77%) Drupal
2 2 (1.77%) MODX
2 2 (1.77%) nginx
2 2 (1.77%) WordPress
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (27.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.85%) GitHub
3 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.31%) IaaS
5 5 (4.42%) PaaS
6 4 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.65%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.77%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (1.77%) Akamai
8 2 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.77%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.77%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (1.77%) Mailgun
8 2 (1.77%) npm
8 2 (1.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) Datadog
9 1 (0.88%) Heroku
9 1 (0.88%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) Firewall
2 3 (2.65%) HTTP
3 2 (1.77%) DNS
3 2 (1.77%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.88%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) Relational Database
2 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.50%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.85%) Hadoop
5 9 (7.96%) ArangoDB
5 9 (7.96%) Neo4j
6 8 (7.08%) Pentaho
7 5 (4.42%) MariaDB
7 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.65%) DB2
9 3 (2.65%) MySQL
10 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.88%) Big Data
11 1 (0.88%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.88%) Power BI
11 1 (0.88%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 44 (38.94%) Jenkins
2 29 (25.66%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.62%) TeamCity
4 11 (9.73%) JIRA
5 10 (8.85%) GoCD
6 9 (7.96%) Bitbucket
7 7 (6.19%) Cucumber
7 7 (6.19%) GitLab
7 7 (6.19%) IntelliJ
7 7 (6.19%) JUnit
7 7 (6.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (6.19%) Subversion
8 6 (5.31%) Maven
8 6 (5.31%) Selenium
9 5 (4.42%) Artifactory
9 5 (4.42%) Vagrant
10 4 (3.54%) JMeter
11 3 (2.65%) Calabash
11 3 (2.65%) Gradle
11 3 (2.65%) JBehave
General
1 23 (20.35%) Finance
2 3 (2.65%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (33.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (23.01%) Developer
3 15 (13.27%) Architect
4 10 (8.85%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.31%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (3.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) CRM Developer
8 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.54%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.65%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.65%) Scrum Master
9 3 (2.65%) Senior Architect
9 3 (2.65%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) AngularJS
2 9 (7.96%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (7.96%) Spring
3 8 (7.08%) Spring Boot
4 7 (6.19%) Drools
4 7 (6.19%) REST
5 6 (5.31%) CSS
5 6 (5.31%) HTML
6 5 (4.42%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.54%) Redux
8 3 (2.65%) Angular 2
8 3 (2.65%) Node.js
8 3 (2.65%) RESTful
9 2 (1.77%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.77%) jQuery
9 2 (1.77%) JSON
9 2 (1.77%) LAMP
9 2 (1.77%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (1.77%) SOAP
9 2 (1.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Cloud Native
2 11 (9.73%) Private Cloud
3 7 (6.19%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.54%) User Experience
5 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.65%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.77%) Wiki
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.71%) Linux
2 16 (14.16%) Unix
3 13 (11.50%) Windows
4 10 (8.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.42%) CentOS
6 2 (1.77%) Android
7 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.12%) Migration
3 24 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (18.58%) Test Automation
5 16 (14.16%) Web Application Development
6 14 (12.39%) Data Encryption
6 14 (12.39%) Microservices
6 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
7 13 (11.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (11.50%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (11.50%) Scrum
8 12 (10.62%) Configuration Management
9 10 (8.85%) ETL
9 10 (8.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (8.85%) Web Development
10 9 (7.96%) Data Loss Prevention
10 9 (7.96%) Data Protection
10 9 (7.96%) IT Strategy
10 9 (7.96%) Kanban
10 9 (7.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.97%) Python
2 33 (29.20%) SQL
3 29 (25.66%) Java
4 17 (15.04%) Bash Shell
5 16 (14.16%) Perl
5 16 (14.16%) Ruby
6 11 (9.73%) Go
6 11 (9.73%) JavaScript
7 8 (7.08%) C#
8 7 (6.19%) R
9 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.42%) Java 8
11 3 (2.65%) PHP
11 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.65%) Scala
12 2 (1.77%) Korn
12 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.88%) ES6
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) CISM
1 9 (7.96%) CISSP
2 7 (6.19%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.88%) Degree
7 1 (0.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) GDPR
2 9 (7.96%) FINRA
3 8 (7.08%) QA
4 4 (3.54%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (2.65%) Data Quality
5 3 (2.65%) PMO
6 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Postfix
3 1 (0.88%) HDFS
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (30.09%) Ansible
2 24 (21.24%) Terraform
3 15 (13.27%) Puppet
4 13 (11.50%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (6.19%) HAProxy
6 5 (4.42%) Graphite
6 5 (4.42%) Icinga
6 5 (4.42%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.42%) Packer
7 2 (1.77%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.77%) Fail2ban
7 2 (1.77%) Salt
8 1 (0.88%) Ambari
8 1 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.88%) Nagios
8 1 (0.88%) Oozie
8 1 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (26.55%) Oracle
2 14 (12.39%) Sybase
3 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.85%) Cloudera
4 10 (8.85%) Hortonworks
5 9 (7.96%) McAfee
5 9 (7.96%) Symantec
5 9 (7.96%) Varonis
5 9 (7.96%) VMware
6 6 (5.31%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.65%) Splunk
8 2 (1.77%) Adobe
8 2 (1.77%) Google
8 2 (1.77%) Lets Encrypt
8 2 (1.77%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.88%) Apple
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco
9 1 (0.88%) Citrix
9 1 (0.88%) HP
9 1 (0.88%) Progress