Period
to 16 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Senior DevOps Engineer was £615 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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.

Senior Development Operations Engineer
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 120 136
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior DevOps Engineer 3 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.68% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.70% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 3
Leeds median daily rate £615 £535 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.95% +25.88% -15.67%
10th Percentile £583 £475 £403
90th Percentile £648 £575 £578
West Yorkshire median daily rate £615 £535 £425
% change year-on-year +14.95% +25.88% -15.67%
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 2,258 2,130 2,303
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.77% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,575 1,491 1,488
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 45 53
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +51.85% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.78 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.25 £40.00 £29.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £12.50
% change year-on-year +4.44% +17.20% -10.71%

Senior DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Leeds

Senior DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior DevOps Engineer in Leeds

Senior DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Senior 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 Leeds region featuring Senior DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Go
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Apigee

Senior DevOps 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Apigee
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Go
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby