Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 14 December 2017 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 64 146
Rank change year-on-year +21 +82 -42
Contract jobs citing DevOps 149 112 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.21% 2.96% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 3.69% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 64 21
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +14.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £362 £318 £360
90th Percentile £573 £569 £650
South East median daily rate £483 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +1.58% +9.83% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.31 £57.16 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.48% - -
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £57.16 £40.00
% change year-on-year -13.39% +42.89% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2835 3034 3602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.20% 80.14% 82.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1707 1962 2228
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £243 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £396
% change year-on-year +3.66% +3.54% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 156 193
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.25 £29.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +25.34% +32.09%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £58.13 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year -4.00% -4.18% +49.09%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Hampshire

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Hampshire

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Hampshire

DevOps
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DevOps in Hampshire

DevOps
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DevOps in Hampshire

DevOps
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 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 14 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
Basingstoke - 23 £400 - 3
Southampton +5 15 £513 +2.50% 9
Winchester +6 13 £485 +7.78% 1
Fareham +4 11 £525 - 3
Fleet +14 10 £475 -5.00%
Andover - 6 £375 -
Farnborough -4 5 £350 -36.36% 3
Eastleigh -3 2 £469 - 2
Havant -4 2 £525 -19.23%
Aldershot - 1 £525 -
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 86 (57.72%) Linux
2 66 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (41.61%) Security Cleared
4 61 (40.94%) Jenkins
5 58 (38.93%) SC Cleared
6 47 (31.54%) Puppet
7 43 (28.86%) Git (software)
7 43 (28.86%) Scrum
8 39 (26.17%) Amazon AWS
9 32 (21.48%) VMware
9 32 (21.48%) Red Hat
10 30 (20.13%) Oracle
11 29 (19.46%) Windows
12 27 (18.12%) JavaScript
13 26 (17.45%) Unix
13 26 (17.45%) Java
13 26 (17.45%) Microsoft
14 25 (16.78%) PaaS
14 25 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (16.11%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (16.11%) IaaS
16 22 (14.77%) Docker
17 21 (14.09%) Test Automation
18 20 (13.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 18 (12.08%) Migration
19 18 (12.08%) Apache
19 18 (12.08%) JBoss
19 18 (12.08%) Web Services
20 16 (10.74%) SQL
20 16 (10.74%) .NET

DevOps
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 18 (12.08%) Apache
1 18 (12.08%) JBoss
2 14 (9.40%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (8.72%) nginx
3 13 (8.72%) Tomcat
4 12 (8.05%) OpenStack
5 8 (5.37%) Apache Spark
5 8 (5.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.01%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (26.17%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (16.78%) PaaS
3 24 (16.11%) IaaS
4 12 (8.05%) GitHub
4 12 (8.05%) SaaS
5 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (6.04%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.68%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.67%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.67%) Route 53
9 1 (0.67%) Serverless
9 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.37%) Firewall
2 7 (4.70%) DNS
2 7 (4.70%) PuTTY
2 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.70%) WinSCP
3 3 (2.01%) Internet
3 3 (2.01%) Tactical Data Link
4 2 (1.34%) HTTP
4 2 (1.34%) SAN
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.72%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.37%) Hadoop
2 8 (5.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (4.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (4.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.68%) Big Data
6 4 (2.68%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.34%) HBase
8 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 61 (40.94%) Jenkins
2 43 (28.86%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.74%) Cucumber
3 16 (10.74%) Selenium
4 12 (8.05%) Bitbucket
5 11 (7.38%) JIRA
6 10 (6.71%) SoapUI
6 10 (6.71%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (4.70%) Ant
7 7 (4.70%) Eclipse
7 7 (4.70%) HP UFT
7 7 (4.70%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (4.70%) SpecFlow
7 7 (4.70%) TestNG
8 6 (4.03%) gulp
8 6 (4.03%) LoadRunner
8 6 (4.03%) Protractor
9 5 (3.36%) Artifactory
10 3 (2.01%) Gatling
10 3 (2.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (10.07%) Finance
2 7 (4.70%) Retail
2 7 (4.70%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.03%) Banking
4 4 (2.68%) Marketing
5 3 (2.01%) Military
6 1 (0.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (24.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (15.44%) Developer
3 15 (10.07%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (8.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (6.71%) Consultant
5 10 (6.71%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (6.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.37%) Architect
7 8 (5.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.37%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (5.37%) Development Engineer
7 8 (5.37%) DevOps Consultant
8 7 (4.70%) DevOps Specialist
9 6 (4.03%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.03%) Middleware Engineer
9 6 (4.03%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 5 (3.36%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.36%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (2.68%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.08%) Web Services
2 16 (10.74%) .NET
2 16 (10.74%) Middleware
3 11 (7.38%) AngularJS
4 8 (5.37%) HTML
4 8 (5.37%) Kafka
4 8 (5.37%) Node.js
5 6 (4.03%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (4.03%) jQuery
5 6 (4.03%) OAuth
5 6 (4.03%) SOAP
5 6 (4.03%) WireMock
6 5 (3.36%) JSON
6 5 (3.36%) Sensu
7 4 (2.68%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.68%) CSS
7 4 (2.68%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (2.68%) Lucene
7 4 (2.68%) Spring
7 4 (2.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.04%) User Experience
2 6 (4.03%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.36%) Video on Demand
4 2 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.34%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.67%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.67%) Fintech
5 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 86 (57.72%) Linux
2 29 (19.46%) Windows
3 26 (17.45%) Unix
4 20 (13.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (8.05%) Windows Server
6 11 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.70%) CentOS
8 2 (1.34%) AIX
8 2 (1.34%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.34%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (28.86%) Scrum
3 25 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (14.09%) Test Automation
5 18 (12.08%) Migration
6 16 (10.74%) SOA
7 15 (10.07%) Service Management
8 13 (8.72%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (8.05%) Microservices
9 12 (8.05%) TDD
10 11 (7.38%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.38%) ITIL
10 11 (7.38%) Kanban
11 10 (6.71%) API Testing
11 10 (6.71%) SDLC
11 10 (6.71%) Software Engineering
12 9 (6.04%) High Availability
13 8 (5.37%) BDD
13 8 (5.37%) Open Source
13 8 (5.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.12%) JavaScript
2 26 (17.45%) Java
3 16 (10.74%) SQL
4 11 (7.38%) Ruby
5 10 (6.71%) Perl
6 7 (4.70%) F#
6 7 (4.70%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.70%) Python
7 5 (3.36%) C#
7 5 (3.36%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.68%) Groovy
9 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.34%) C
10 2 (1.34%) C++
10 2 (1.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (41.61%) Security Cleared
2 58 (38.93%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.34%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.34%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.36%) QA
3 4 (2.68%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.34%) GDPR
4 2 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (14.77%) Docker
2 13 (8.72%) flannel
3 10 (6.71%) Virtual Servers
3 10 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.37%) vSphere
5 2 (1.34%) HDFS
5 2 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.34%) Xen
6 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.67%) Corosync
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 47 (31.54%) Puppet
2 24 (16.11%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.40%) Ansible
3 14 (9.40%) Kubernetes
4 12 (8.05%) Prometheus
5 9 (6.04%) Terraform
6 8 (5.37%) Red Hat Satellite
7 7 (4.70%) SELinux
7 7 (4.70%) ZABBIX
8 6 (4.03%) Packer
9 5 (3.36%) Ambari
10 4 (2.68%) Grafana
11 3 (2.01%) SCCM
12 2 (1.34%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.67%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.67%) Pacemaker
13 1 (0.67%) SCOM
13 1 (0.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 32 (21.48%) Red Hat
1 32 (21.48%) VMware
2 30 (20.13%) Oracle
3 26 (17.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.70%) HP
4 7 (4.70%) Software AG
4 7 (4.70%) webMethods
5 6 (4.03%) IBM
6 4 (2.68%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.68%) CA
6 4 (2.68%) Citrix
6 4 (2.68%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.68%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.68%) Splunk
6 4 (2.68%) WSO2
7 3 (2.01%) Cisco
7 3 (2.01%) SAP
8 2 (1.34%) EMC
8 2 (1.34%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.34%) Sun