Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £493 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 17 December 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 137 174
Rank change year-on-year +11 +37 -26
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 37 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.04% 0.83% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.90% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 6
Hampshire median daily rate £493 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.44% +20.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £403 £350 £340
90th Percentile £571 £593 £406
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £49.50 - -

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 3355 3438 4170
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 92.25% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1998 2139 2574
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £259
90th Percentile £538 £538 £518
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 232 278
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £21.44 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.97% +7.18% +21.21%
10th Percentile £10.97 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.15 £53.63 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year -5.26% +6.92% +11.06%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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
Southampton +7 4 £525 -8.70% 8
Winchester +6 3 £500 +11.11%
Basingstoke - 3 £401 - 2
Farnborough +5 2 - - 3
Fareham +3 2 £525 -
Eastleigh - 2 £469 -
Fleet +7 1 £475 -
DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Hampshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (75.68%) Linux
3 25 (67.57%) Jenkins
4 18 (48.65%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (43.24%) Puppet
6 15 (40.54%) Oracle
6 15 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (35.14%) Migration
8 12 (32.43%) Scrum
8 12 (32.43%) GitHub
8 12 (32.43%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
9 10 (27.03%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (27.03%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
10 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
11 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
11 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
12 7 (18.92%) Node.js
12 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
12 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
12 7 (18.92%) CentOS
13 6 (16.22%) JIRA
13 6 (16.22%) Selenium
13 6 (16.22%) Java
13 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
13 6 (16.22%) Kafka
13 6 (16.22%) Apache Spark
13 6 (16.22%) gulp

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 12 (32.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (18.92%) OpenStack
3 6 (16.22%) Apache Spark
4 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
5 3 (8.11%) nginx
6 2 (5.41%) Confluence
7 1 (2.70%) Apache
7 1 (2.70%) JBoss
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (32.43%) GitHub
3 4 (10.81%) OpenShift
4 3 (8.11%) PaaS
5 2 (5.41%) IaaS
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.70%) CloudFront
6 1 (2.70%) Route 53
6 1 (2.70%) Serverless
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (10.81%) Couchbase
1 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
2 10 (27.03%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
4 6 (16.22%) gulp
4 6 (16.22%) JIRA
4 6 (16.22%) Protractor
4 6 (16.22%) Selenium
5 4 (10.81%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.41%) Artifactory
6 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Node.js
2 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
2 6 (16.22%) Kafka
2 6 (16.22%) WireMock
3 4 (10.81%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (10.81%) Sensu
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.70%) OAuth
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Video on Demand
2 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) CentOS
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.41%) Unix
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (35.14%) Migration
3 12 (32.43%) Scrum
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.81%) DRM
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) High Availability
7 3 (8.11%) Task Automation
8 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
8 2 (5.41%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (5.41%) Release Management
8 2 (5.41%) Service Management
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.70%) TDD
9 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.22%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.11%) Python
3 3 (8.11%) Ruby
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (13.51%) Docker
3 3 (8.11%) flannel
4 2 (5.41%) Xen
5 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (43.24%) Puppet
3 5 (13.51%) Ansible
3 5 (13.51%) Terraform
4 4 (10.81%) Grafana
5 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
5 3 (8.11%) Packer
5 3 (8.11%) Prometheus
6 2 (5.41%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.70%) Ambari
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.81%) CA
3 4 (10.81%) Splunk
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.41%) Sun
6 1 (2.70%) ATG