Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Systems Engineer was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 July 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 System Engineer
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +152
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Systems Engineer 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Leeds median daily rate £430 - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +1.18% -5.56% +11.11%
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 2,431 2,129 2,851
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 98.02% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,677 1,454 2,004
Leeds median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £288 £285 £292
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 19 49
Leeds median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.28% +16.00% +0.04%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £9.40
90th Percentile £40.80 £31.21 £17.95
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +26.00% - -8.05%

DevOps Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Systems Engineer in Leeds

DevOps Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Systems Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, DevOps Systems 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 Leeds region featuring DevOps Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Deployment Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Salt
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby

DevOps Systems Engineer 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat