Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 9 December 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 Consultant
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 138 141
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +20
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Consultant 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.089% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.092% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Leeds median daily rate - £438 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.45% -
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £450 £550
% change year-on-year - -18.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,244 2,169 2,492
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 96.57% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,565 1,533 1,647
Leeds median daily rate £425 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% +2.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £304 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £549 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 42 47
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +57.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.51 £10.02
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £30.30
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £12.50
% change year-on-year +8.01% +14.80% -8.05%

DevOps Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Consultant in Leeds

DevOps Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Consultant in Leeds

DevOps Consultant Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, DevOps Consultant 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 Leeds region featuring DevOps Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) SonarQube
2 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

DevOps Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SonarQube
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform