Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 332 321 443
Rank change year-on-year -11 +122 +81
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 315 366 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.80% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 4.02% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 296 102
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £399 £369 £376
90th Percentile £613 £663 £550
England median daily rate £500 £493 £444
% change year-on-year +1.52% +10.99% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -

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 10,234 9,095 7,442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 23.16% 19.86% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,538 6,955 5,359
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £368 £356 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
England median daily rate £488 £470 £435
% change year-on-year +3.72% +8.05% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 10
London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.65 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.84% -17.78% +25.33%
10th Percentile £30.00 £21.65 £25.28
90th Percentile £52.88 £46.87 £70.00
England median hourly rate £42.75 £43.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +7.41% +1.25%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 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
Central London -5 84 £500 -1.96% 21
West London +27 14 £500 +11.11% 9
East London -24 8 £450 -10.00% 2
South London -6 4 £538 +48.28% 2
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 London region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 244 (77.46%) TeamCity
2 210 (66.67%) .NET
3 195 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (56.51%) C#
5 166 (52.70%) DevOps
6 157 (49.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 119 (37.78%) PowerShell
8 114 (36.19%) Amazon AWS
9 106 (33.65%) Git (software)
10 105 (33.33%) TDD
11 97 (30.79%) Continuous Integration
12 95 (30.16%) JavaScript
13 93 (29.52%) AngularJS
14 85 (26.98%) Docker
14 85 (26.98%) Windows
15 82 (26.03%) Finance
16 79 (25.08%) SQL
17 72 (22.86%) Scrum
18 69 (21.90%) .NET Core
19 67 (21.27%) Kubernetes
19 67 (21.27%) MVC
19 67 (21.27%) SQL Server
20 65 (20.63%) ASP.NET Web API
21 62 (19.68%) Microsoft
22 58 (18.41%) Web Services
22 58 (18.41%) Team Foundation Server
23 57 (18.10%) Jenkins
24 56 (17.78%) BDD
24 56 (17.78%) Visual Studio Team System
25 52 (16.51%) CSS

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 29 (9.21%) IIS
2 22 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 7 (2.22%) Confluence
4 7 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.59%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.27%) CMS
8 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.95%) Kentico
8 3 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.95%) WordPress
9 2 (0.63%) Apache
9 2 (0.63%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
Applications
1 10 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.17%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.63%) Bloomberg AIM
3 2 (0.63%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.63%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 157 (49.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 114 (36.19%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (10.48%) IaaS
4 28 (8.89%) SaaS
5 27 (8.57%) PaaS
6 24 (7.62%) GitHub
7 14 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
7 14 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (3.81%) Datadog
8 12 (3.81%) OpenShift
9 8 (2.54%) Serverless
10 5 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (1.27%) Cloudflare
12 3 (0.95%) Akamai
12 3 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.95%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.95%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.67%) Firewall
2 5 (1.59%) DNS
3 2 (0.63%) SSL
4 1 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.32%) ICMP
4 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.27%) SQL Server
2 35 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 18 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (4.13%) Redis
6 10 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (2.86%) CouchDB
8 7 (2.22%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.59%) Couchbase
10 5 (1.59%) Power BI
10 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.27%) Big Data
12 3 (0.95%) Aerospike
12 3 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.95%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 244 (77.46%) TeamCity
2 106 (33.65%) Git (software)
3 58 (18.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 57 (18.10%) Jenkins
5 56 (17.78%) Visual Studio Team System
6 37 (11.75%) Selenium
7 35 (11.11%) Visual Studio
8 29 (9.21%) SpecFlow
9 27 (8.57%) MSBuild
10 16 (5.08%) JIRA
11 15 (4.76%) Cucumber
12 13 (4.13%) Bitbucket
12 13 (4.13%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (3.81%) Artifactory
13 12 (3.81%) IBM UrbanCode
13 12 (3.81%) Zephyr
14 10 (3.17%) GoCD
15 9 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (2.54%) git-flow
16 8 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 82 (26.03%) Finance
2 27 (8.57%) Banking
3 26 (8.25%) Front Office
4 20 (6.35%) Retail
5 9 (2.86%) Law
6 4 (1.27%) Back Office
7 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.63%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 142 (45.08%) Developer
2 100 (31.75%) .NET Developer
3 74 (23.49%) DevOps Engineer
4 51 (16.19%) C# Developer
5 34 (10.79%) Angular Developer
6 33 (10.48%) Azure Engineer
7 32 (10.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (7.94%) Azure DevOps
9 23 (7.30%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 22 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 22 (6.98%) AWS Developer
11 16 (5.08%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
12 15 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
13 14 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
13 14 (4.44%) PowerShell Engineer
13 14 (4.44%) Software Engineer
13 14 (4.44%) Windows DevOps Engineer
14 13 (4.13%) Architect
14 13 (4.13%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (66.67%) .NET
2 93 (29.52%) AngularJS
3 69 (21.90%) .NET Core
4 65 (20.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 58 (18.41%) Web Services
6 52 (16.51%) ASP.NET
6 52 (16.51%) CSS
7 46 (14.60%) HTML
8 45 (14.29%) Angular 2
9 32 (10.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (9.21%) HTML5
11 28 (8.89%) REST
12 27 (8.57%) jQuery
13 26 (8.25%) React
14 22 (6.98%) SOAP
15 20 (6.35%) RabbitMQ
16 19 (6.03%) RESTful
17 15 (4.76%) .NET Framework
18 14 (4.44%) Entity Framework
19 13 (4.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (7.30%) Fintech
3 21 (6.67%) Derivative
4 18 (5.71%) Fixed Income
4 18 (5.71%) User Experience
5 17 (5.40%) Equities
5 17 (5.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (4.13%) Exotic Derivative
6 13 (4.13%) Hedge funds
6 13 (4.13%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.22%) Online Banking
8 7 (2.22%) Tandem
9 4 (1.27%) Blog
9 4 (1.27%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.27%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.95%) Clustering
10 3 (0.95%) iPad
10 3 (0.95%) PKI
10 3 (0.95%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 85 (26.98%) Windows
2 46 (14.60%) Windows Server
3 27 (8.57%) Linux
4 18 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (4.13%) Unix
6 12 (3.81%) Ubuntu
7 10 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.32%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (52.70%) DevOps
3 105 (33.33%) TDD
4 97 (30.79%) Continuous Integration
5 72 (22.86%) Scrum
6 67 (21.27%) MVC
7 56 (17.78%) BDD
8 52 (16.51%) Microservices
9 50 (15.87%) Unit Testing
10 45 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 45 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
11 38 (12.06%) Test Automation
12 32 (10.16%) Deployment Automation
13 29 (9.21%) Software Engineering
13 29 (9.21%) SOLID
14 23 (7.30%) Performance Tuning
15 21 (6.67%) Migration
16 20 (6.35%) Web Development
17 19 (6.03%) E-Commerce
17 19 (6.03%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 178 (56.51%) C#
2 119 (37.78%) PowerShell
3 95 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 79 (25.08%) SQL
5 25 (7.94%) Bash Shell
6 22 (6.98%) Python
7 16 (5.08%) Java
8 14 (4.44%) Perl
9 12 (3.81%) Ruby
9 12 (3.81%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.81%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.59%) PHP
11 4 (1.27%) VBA
12 3 (0.95%) Go
13 1 (0.32%) C
13 1 (0.32%) Scala
13 1 (0.32%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (3.17%) Degree
2 6 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.95%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.32%) MCSA
5 1 (0.32%) MCSE
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.32%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.16%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 85 (26.98%) Docker
2 7 (2.22%) vCloud
3 6 (1.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 67 (21.27%) Kubernetes
2 46 (14.60%) Puppet
3 44 (13.97%) Ansible
4 42 (13.33%) Terraform
5 27 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (6.67%) Nagios
7 10 (3.17%) Rundeck
8 7 (2.22%) Nessus
9 5 (1.59%) Grafana
10 3 (0.95%) Consul
10 3 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.95%) Kibana
10 3 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.32%) Graphite
11 1 (0.32%) Salt
11 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (19.68%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.57%) New Relic
3 22 (6.98%) AppDynamics
3 22 (6.98%) Splunk
4 13 (4.13%) Atlassian
4 13 (4.13%) Dynatrace
5 12 (3.81%) Micro Focus
6 11 (3.49%) Oracle
7 10 (3.17%) SaltStack
8 8 (2.54%) Charles River
9 7 (2.22%) CyberArk
9 7 (2.22%) DevExpress
9 7 (2.22%) RedGate
10 4 (1.27%) Google
10 4 (1.27%) IBM
10 4 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.27%) Tableau
10 4 (1.27%) VMware
11 3 (0.95%) Pega
11 3 (0.95%) Rackspace