Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 October 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 338 452
Rank change year-on-year -26 +114 +125
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 282 319 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.72% 3.58% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 256 106
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £375 £366 £380
90th Percentile £613 £625 £575
England median daily rate £463 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -2.63% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £54.50 - -

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,365 8,911 7,978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 22.44% 19.81% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,638 6,660 5,795
London median daily rate £505 £490 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +8.89% +3.63%
10th Percentile £363 £348 £313
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 11
London median hourly rate £31.00 £33.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.15% -15.63% +43.99%
10th Percentile £16.48 £20.99 £10.00
90th Percentile £64.67 £47.80 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in London

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in London

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in London over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in London

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Central London -22 54 £500 +11.11% 23
West London -14 12 £550 +22.22% 13
East London -15 2 £475 - 3
South London -26 2 £455 +26.39% 3
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 209 (74.11%) TeamCity
2 198 (70.21%) .NET
3 193 (68.44%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (67.02%) C#
5 136 (48.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 131 (46.45%) DevOps
7 119 (42.20%) Amazon AWS
8 105 (37.23%) TDD
9 104 (36.88%) Git (software)
10 98 (34.75%) JavaScript
11 96 (34.04%) MVC
12 95 (33.69%) AngularJS
13 92 (32.62%) ASP.NET Web API
14 87 (30.85%) ASP.NET
15 86 (30.50%) SQL Server
15 86 (30.50%) Continuous Integration
16 84 (29.79%) PowerShell
17 81 (28.72%) Docker
18 79 (28.01%) .NET Core
19 70 (24.82%) Finance
20 66 (23.40%) Scrum
21 64 (22.70%) Microservices
22 59 (20.92%) SQL
23 56 (19.86%) BDD
24 55 (19.50%) Web Services
25 51 (18.09%) Microsoft
26 50 (17.73%) CSS
26 50 (17.73%) Kubernetes
27 48 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
27 48 (17.02%) Test Automation

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 19 (6.74%) Umbraco
2 15 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.61%) CMS
4 10 (3.55%) NServiceBus
5 8 (2.84%) IIS
6 6 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.77%) Confluence
8 3 (1.06%) Apache
8 3 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.06%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.35%) Kentico
9 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.71%) Bloomberg AIM
2 2 (0.71%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.71%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 136 (48.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 119 (42.20%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (7.09%) GitHub
4 18 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (4.96%) IaaS
5 14 (4.96%) npm
5 14 (4.96%) PaaS
6 12 (4.26%) SaaS
7 10 (3.55%) Datadog
8 9 (3.19%) OpenShift
9 6 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (2.13%) Serverless
10 4 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.06%) Azure Functions
11 3 (1.06%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.71%) Slack
13 1 (0.35%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.77%) DNS
1 5 (1.77%) Firewall
2 2 (0.71%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (30.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.22%) NoSQL
3 23 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
4 19 (6.74%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.84%) Redis
7 8 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.48%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.48%) MySQL
8 7 (2.48%) Power BI
8 7 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.13%) Cosmos DB
9 6 (2.13%) RavenDB
10 5 (1.77%) Couchbase
10 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.06%) Aerospike
11 3 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.06%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 209 (74.11%) TeamCity
2 104 (36.88%) Git (software)
3 48 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (16.31%) Jenkins
5 43 (15.25%) Selenium
6 42 (14.89%) Visual Studio Team System
7 30 (10.64%) MSBuild
8 29 (10.28%) Visual Studio
9 28 (9.93%) SpecFlow
10 21 (7.45%) JIRA
11 17 (6.03%) webpack
12 16 (5.67%) Bitbucket
13 14 (4.96%) NUnit
14 13 (4.61%) Cucumber
15 11 (3.90%) Artifactory
15 11 (3.90%) git-flow
16 10 (3.55%) Sonatype Nexus
17 9 (3.19%) IBM UrbanCode
17 9 (3.19%) Zephyr
18 6 (2.13%) Moq
General
1 70 (24.82%) Finance
2 23 (8.16%) Banking
3 20 (7.09%) Front Office
4 17 (6.03%) Retail
5 7 (2.48%) Law
6 6 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.06%) Legal
8 2 (0.71%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Back Office
8 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 184 (65.25%) Developer
2 126 (44.68%) .NET Developer
3 64 (22.70%) C# Developer
4 50 (17.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (15.60%) DevOps Engineer
6 36 (12.77%) Angular Developer
7 33 (11.70%) Senior Developer
8 26 (9.22%) AWS Developer
9 23 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 23 (8.16%) Azure Engineer
10 21 (7.45%) C# Software Developer
11 20 (7.09%) Software Developer
12 19 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (6.38%) Software Engineer
14 17 (6.03%) .NET Developer - Fintech
14 17 (6.03%) .NET Software Developer
14 17 (6.03%) Azure DevOps
15 15 (5.32%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (70.21%) .NET
2 95 (33.69%) AngularJS
3 92 (32.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 87 (30.85%) ASP.NET
5 79 (28.01%) .NET Core
6 55 (19.50%) Web Services
7 50 (17.73%) CSS
8 46 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (14.89%) HTML
10 34 (12.06%) REST
11 32 (11.35%) React
12 31 (10.99%) Angular 2
13 29 (10.28%) jQuery
14 27 (9.57%) Sass
15 26 (9.22%) HTML5
16 22 (7.80%) SOAP
17 20 (7.09%) WCF
18 19 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
19 17 (6.03%) RESTful
19 17 (6.03%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.25%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (8.87%) Fintech
3 22 (7.80%) Derivative
3 22 (7.80%) Equities
4 21 (7.45%) Fixed Income
4 21 (7.45%) User Experience
5 19 (6.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (4.61%) Exotic Derivative
8 12 (4.26%) Hedge funds
9 6 (2.13%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.42%) OTC Derivatives
11 3 (1.06%) Blog
11 3 (1.06%) iPad
11 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.06%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.06%) PKI
11 3 (1.06%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.71%) NHS
12 2 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.89%) Windows
2 24 (8.51%) Linux
3 22 (7.80%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.19%) Ubuntu
5 9 (3.19%) Unix
6 7 (2.48%) VMS
7 2 (0.71%) Android
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (68.44%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (46.45%) DevOps
3 105 (37.23%) TDD
4 96 (34.04%) MVC
5 86 (30.50%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (23.40%) Scrum
7 64 (22.70%) Microservices
8 56 (19.86%) BDD
9 48 (17.02%) Test Automation
10 47 (16.67%) Asset Management
10 47 (16.67%) Unit Testing
11 46 (16.31%) Software Engineering
12 40 (14.18%) SOLID
13 32 (11.35%) Continuous Delivery
13 32 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
14 31 (10.99%) Web Development
15 29 (10.28%) OO
16 25 (8.87%) E-Commerce
17 24 (8.51%) Kanban
18 23 (8.16%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 189 (67.02%) C#
2 98 (34.75%) JavaScript
3 84 (29.79%) PowerShell
4 59 (20.92%) SQL
5 25 (8.87%) TypeScript
6 22 (7.80%) Java
7 19 (6.74%) Python
8 14 (4.96%) Bash Shell
9 11 (3.90%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.13%) ES6
10 6 (2.13%) XAML
11 4 (1.42%) Perl
11 4 (1.42%) Ruby
11 4 (1.42%) VBA
12 3 (1.06%) Go
13 2 (0.71%) PHP
13 2 (0.71%) VB
14 1 (0.35%) C
14 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (2.48%) Degree
1 7 (2.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.80%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 81 (28.72%) Docker
2 6 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.77%) vCloud
4 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 50 (17.73%) Kubernetes
2 37 (13.12%) Puppet
3 33 (11.70%) Ansible
4 27 (9.57%) Terraform
5 26 (9.22%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (3.90%) Nagios
7 4 (1.42%) Consul
8 3 (1.06%) Grafana
8 3 (1.06%) Salt
8 3 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.71%) Kibana
9 2 (0.71%) logstash
10 1 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.35%) Mesos
10 1 (0.35%) Packer
10 1 (0.35%) SCCM
10 1 (0.35%) WSUS
10 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.03%) AppDynamics
3 15 (5.32%) New Relic
4 13 (4.61%) Splunk
5 11 (3.90%) Oracle
5 11 (3.90%) RedGate
6 10 (3.55%) Sitecore
7 9 (3.19%) Google
7 9 (3.19%) Micro Focus
8 8 (2.84%) Charles River
9 7 (2.48%) Atlassian
10 6 (2.13%) Dynatrace
11 5 (1.77%) IBM
12 4 (1.42%) SendGrid
12 4 (1.42%) Tableau
12 4 (1.42%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.71%) Bloomberg
13 2 (0.71%) Calypso
13 2 (0.71%) FXall
13 2 (0.71%) TOWER Software