Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 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.

Octopus Deploy
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 93 89
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.55% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.83% 1.41% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +11.67% -
10th Percentile £350 £402 £363
90th Percentile £519 £451 £388
East of England median daily rate £450 £469 £363
% change year-on-year -4.00% +29.31% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 283 213 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.61% 13.58% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 117 86
Hertfordshire median daily rate £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £321 £312 £278
90th Percentile £550 £556 £519
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £26.75 £50.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.22% -46.77% +1.52%
10th Percentile £38.48 £13.58 £40.81
90th Percentile £47.43 £40.53 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £45.22 £37.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +20.57% -8.54% -5.75%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in Hertfordshire

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in Hertfordshire

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in Hertfordshire

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Welwyn Garden City +21 4 £400 -
Hatfield - 4 £513 -
Octopus Deploy
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (37.50%) NUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
4 3 (37.50%) xUnit.net
4 3 (37.50%) MSTest
4 3 (37.50%) Moq
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Terraform
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
5 2 (25.00%) SOLID

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Moq
2 3 (37.50%) MSTest
2 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (37.50%) xUnit.net
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Azure DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Agile Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Release Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (25.00%) Ninject
3 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Microservices
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) C#
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft