Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £490 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 22 July 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 128 144
Rank change year-on-year +47 +16 +2
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 100 39 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.63% 1.04% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 1.10% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 31 30
Hampshire median daily rate £490 £488 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.51% +16.77% +13.22%
10th Percentile £420 £400 £374
90th Percentile £575 £575 £478
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +23.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £61.69 -
South East median hourly rate £66.50 £61.69 £48.50
% change year-on-year +7.80% +27.20% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,597 3,554 4,034
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.43% 94.82% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,085 2,125 2,611
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £249 £258
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 252 217
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% - +43.37%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.08 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.18 £47.50 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £19.03 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.74% -12.50% +16.14%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Hampshire

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Engineer in Hampshire

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps Engineer in Hampshire

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fleet - 19 £513 -
Farnborough -3 18 £475 - 2
Southampton +5 15 £500 -4.76% 4
Basingstoke +14 10 £513 +27.97% 2
Portsmouth -6 2 £325 -33.33% 1
Fareham - 2 £450 - 1
Eastleigh -4 1 £475 -5.00%
Romsey - 1 - - 2
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 Hampshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) DevOps
2 63 (63.00%) Linux
3 53 (53.00%) Jenkins
3 53 (53.00%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (42.00%) Docker
4 42 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (39.00%) Terraform
6 38 (38.00%) Git (software)
7 37 (37.00%) Kubernetes
8 30 (30.00%) Ruby
9 27 (27.00%) Puppet
10 25 (25.00%) Ansible
10 25 (25.00%) OpenShift
11 24 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (24.00%) Groovy
11 24 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (20.00%) Vagrant
13 19 (19.00%) RSpec
13 19 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (19.00%) Red Hat
14 18 (18.00%) Cucumber
14 18 (18.00%) Packer
15 17 (17.00%) Windows
15 17 (17.00%) Python
16 16 (16.00%) WireMock
16 16 (16.00%) Big Data
17 15 (15.00%) Configuration Management
18 14 (14.00%) JavaScript
18 14 (14.00%) Oracle

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (11.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 8 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 7 (7.00%) Apache
5 6 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.00%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.00%) JBoss
8 2 (2.00%) GemFire
8 2 (2.00%) IIS
8 2 (2.00%) nginx
9 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.00%) OpenShift
2 24 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (10.00%) GitHub
5 6 (6.00%) PaaS
6 5 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (5.00%) Serverless
7 4 (4.00%) IaaS
8 3 (3.00%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (3.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 3 (3.00%) SaaS
9 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) DNS
2 5 (5.00%) Firewall
2 5 (5.00%) HTTP
3 3 (3.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.00%) LAN
3 3 (3.00%) SSL
3 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.00%) WAN
4 2 (2.00%) NAS
4 2 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (1.00%) DSL
5 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) Big Data
2 11 (11.00%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (7.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.00%) Data Lake
6 4 (4.00%) MySQL
6 4 (4.00%) Redis
6 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (3.00%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.00%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (2.00%) DB2
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (53.00%) Jenkins
2 38 (38.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 19 (19.00%) RSpec
5 18 (18.00%) Cucumber
6 11 (11.00%) Artifactory
6 11 (11.00%) Selenium
7 9 (9.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (8.00%) Bitbucket
9 7 (7.00%) gulp
9 7 (7.00%) Protractor
10 5 (5.00%) JIRA
10 5 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (2.00%) Maven
11 2 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (2.00%) Subversion
11 2 (2.00%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.00%) Bower
12 1 (1.00%) Gradle
12 1 (1.00%) LoadUI
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.00%) WireMock
2 14 (14.00%) Kafka
3 7 (7.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.00%) Node.js
4 5 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (5.00%) JSON
4 5 (5.00%) SAML
5 4 (4.00%) .NET
5 4 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (4.00%) Sensu
6 3 (3.00%) OAuth
7 2 (2.00%) HTML
7 2 (2.00%) HTML5
7 2 (2.00%) LAMP
7 2 (2.00%) REST
7 2 (2.00%) Web Services
8 1 (1.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.00%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) PKI
4 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 63 (63.00%) Linux
2 24 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (17.00%) Windows
4 6 (6.00%) CentOS
5 3 (3.00%) Unix
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.00%) AIX
7 1 (1.00%) DC/OS
7 1 (1.00%) Debian
7 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (100.00%) DevOps
2 42 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 13 (13.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 11 (11.00%) Open Source
6 11 (11.00%) Scrum
7 9 (9.00%) Migration
7 9 (9.00%) TDD
8 8 (8.00%) Application Packaging
9 7 (7.00%) Identity Management
9 7 (7.00%) SDLC
10 6 (6.00%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (5.00%) Build Automation
11 5 (5.00%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.00%) Project Management
11 5 (5.00%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (4.00%) Service Management
12 4 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.00%) Ruby
2 24 (24.00%) Groovy
3 17 (17.00%) Python
4 14 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.00%) PowerShell
5 13 (13.00%) Java
6 10 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 9 (9.00%) SQL
8 6 (6.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.00%) PHP
9 5 (5.00%) Perl
10 1 (1.00%) AWK
10 1 (1.00%) C#
10 1 (1.00%) Scala
10 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 42 (42.00%) Docker
2 9 (9.00%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.00%) KVM
6 3 (3.00%) Xen
7 1 (1.00%) flannel
7 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 53 (53.00%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (39.00%) Terraform
3 37 (37.00%) Kubernetes
4 27 (27.00%) Puppet
5 25 (25.00%) Ansible
6 18 (18.00%) Packer
7 8 (8.00%) Kibana
8 7 (7.00%) Grafana
9 5 (5.00%) Prometheus
10 4 (4.00%) Consul
10 4 (4.00%) logstash
10 4 (4.00%) Uchiwa
11 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (2.00%) Graphite
13 1 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
13 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
13 1 (1.00%) Nagios
13 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (19.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (14.00%) Oracle
3 9 (9.00%) VMware
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.00%) Splunk
6 3 (3.00%) ATG
6 3 (3.00%) Databricks
6 3 (3.00%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.00%) F5
7 2 (2.00%) Google
8 1 (1.00%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.00%) ForgeRock