Period
to 20 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £485 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 20 February 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.

Linux Development Operations Engineer
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 162 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +172
Contract jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.25% 0.055% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.059% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Hampshire median daily rate £485 £613 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.82% - -
South East median daily rate £438 £463 £475
% change year-on-year -5.41% -2.63% -5.00%
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 3,404 3,374 4,049
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.01% 92.36% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,987 2,083 2,512
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.26%
10th Percentile £213 £238 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 241 232
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.17 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.32% +8.70% +31.43%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.06 £10.78
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.46 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.24% +20.65%

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Hampshire

Linux DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Hampshire

Linux DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux DevOps Engineer in Hampshire

Linux 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 Linux DevOps Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Eastleigh - 3 £388 -
Winchester - 2 £493 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Linux DevOps Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, Linux 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 Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) CentOS
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) DRM
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Video on Demand
3 5 (55.56%) OpenShift
3 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
3 5 (55.56%) Couchbase
3 5 (55.56%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (55.56%) Grafana
3 5 (55.56%) CA
3 5 (55.56%) Sensu
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Release Management
5 3 (33.33%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (33.33%) Task Automation
6 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef

Linux 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 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (55.56%) Couchbase
1 5 (55.56%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (55.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Video on Demand
2 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) DRM
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Task Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) flannel
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Grafana
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) Prometheus
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) CA
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 3 (33.33%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) VMware