Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 407 487
Rank change year-on-year +124 +80 +84
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 403 171 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.88% 0.43% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.28% 2.42% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 125 77
London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +48.15%
10th Percentile £388 £363 £358
90th Percentile £655 £625 £600
England median daily rate £500 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +13.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 9,409 7,080 7,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.43% 17.81% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,102 5,218 5,185
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £360 £329 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 20
London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £43.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -5.44% +59.39%
10th Percentile £30.60 £19.54 £29.64
90th Percentile £165.00 £64.50 £55.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £41.00 £42.35
% change year-on-year +4.88% -3.19% +14.46%

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +32 98 £550 +22.22% 17
South London - 14 £365 - 2
West London -25 11 £488 -5.80% 6
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 350 (86.85%) TeamCity
2 243 (60.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 240 (59.55%) DevOps
4 229 (56.82%) .NET
5 228 (56.58%) C#
6 216 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
7 160 (39.70%) PowerShell
8 156 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
9 155 (38.46%) Windows
10 140 (34.74%) Git (software)
11 134 (33.25%) Amazon AWS
12 116 (28.78%) MVC
13 111 (27.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 109 (27.05%) SQL Server
15 100 (24.81%) TDD
16 98 (24.32%) Finance
17 97 (24.07%) Team Foundation Server
18 94 (23.33%) ASP.NET
19 88 (21.84%) JavaScript
19 88 (21.84%) AngularJS
20 84 (20.84%) Scrum
21 76 (18.86%) SQL
21 76 (18.86%) E-Commerce
22 75 (18.61%) Microsoft
23 69 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
24 64 (15.88%) BDD
25 59 (14.64%) Deployment Automation
26 57 (14.14%) Node.js
26 57 (14.14%) Web Services
26 57 (14.14%) Software Engineering

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 36 (8.93%) NServiceBus
2 34 (8.44%) Confluence
3 32 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (7.20%) IIS
5 11 (2.73%) Apache
6 10 (2.48%) OpenStack
6 10 (2.48%) WebSphere
7 9 (2.23%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.49%) Ethereum
8 6 (1.49%) Hyperledger
8 6 (1.49%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.24%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.99%) CMS
11 2 (0.50%) nginx
11 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.25%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Distributed Ledger
1 6 (1.49%) R3 Corda
2 4 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 243 (60.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 134 (33.25%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (6.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (4.47%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (4.22%) NuGet
5 17 (4.22%) Serverless
6 16 (3.97%) GitHub
7 11 (2.73%) PaaS
8 8 (1.99%) Azure Data Factory
8 8 (1.99%) npm
9 7 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.49%) IaaS
11 5 (1.24%) Data Lake Analytics
11 5 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.74%) Route 53
12 3 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.74%) Firewall
2 1 (0.25%) HTTP
2 1 (0.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.25%) LAN
2 1 (0.25%) MPLS
2 1 (0.25%) VPN
2 1 (0.25%) WAN
2 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (27.05%) SQL Server
2 44 (10.92%) NoSQL
3 26 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 24 (5.96%) RavenDB
5 22 (5.46%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (4.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.47%) Cosmos DB
8 12 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.23%) Big Data
11 9 (2.23%) Oracle Database
11 9 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (1.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.99%) Blockchain
12 8 (1.99%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.49%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 350 (86.85%) TeamCity
2 140 (34.74%) Git (software)
3 97 (24.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (13.15%) JIRA
5 52 (12.90%) Jenkins
6 37 (9.18%) Visual Studio Team System
7 30 (7.44%) MSBuild
8 28 (6.95%) Visual Studio
9 21 (5.21%) NUnit
10 19 (4.71%) SpecFlow
11 15 (3.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (3.47%) Hudson
13 13 (3.23%) Subversion
14 10 (2.48%) Bitbucket
15 9 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (2.23%) TestRail
15 9 (2.23%) webpack
16 8 (1.99%) MSTest
17 7 (1.74%) Karma Test Runner
17 7 (1.74%) Moq
General
1 98 (24.32%) Finance
2 42 (10.42%) Retail
3 39 (9.68%) Banking
4 10 (2.48%) Advertising
5 6 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.99%) Law
7 2 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.25%) Front Office
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 169 (41.94%) Developer
2 142 (35.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 122 (30.27%) .NET Developer
4 78 (19.35%) C# Developer
5 73 (18.11%) Azure Engineer
6 57 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 54 (13.40%) Azure DevOps
8 53 (13.15%) Senior Developer
9 48 (11.91%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 36 (8.93%) Senior .NET Developer
11 33 (8.19%) ASP.NET Developer
12 32 (7.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (7.20%) Windows DevOps Engineer
13 29 (7.20%) Windows Engineer
14 27 (6.70%) PowerShell Engineer
15 26 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
16 20 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 20 (4.96%) Senior C# Developer
17 19 (4.71%) Angular Developer
17 19 (4.71%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (56.82%) .NET
2 111 (27.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 94 (23.33%) ASP.NET
4 88 (21.84%) AngularJS
5 69 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (14.14%) Node.js
6 57 (14.14%) Web Services
7 53 (13.15%) REST
8 47 (11.66%) HTML
9 45 (11.17%) .NET Core
10 39 (9.68%) CSS
11 38 (9.43%) React
12 29 (7.20%) RESTful
13 25 (6.20%) KnockoutJS
14 23 (5.71%) HTML5
15 21 (5.21%) Angular 2
16 20 (4.96%) .NET Framework
16 20 (4.96%) Sass
16 20 (4.96%) SOAP
16 20 (4.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (5.71%) Fintech
2 23 (5.71%) Online Banking
3 22 (5.46%) Private Cloud
4 15 (3.72%) Hedge funds
5 12 (2.98%) User Experience
6 11 (2.73%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.48%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.74%) Wiki
9 6 (1.49%) Blog
9 6 (1.49%) Equities
9 6 (1.49%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.24%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.99%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.74%) Tandem
13 2 (0.50%) Clustering
13 2 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 155 (38.46%) Windows
2 53 (13.15%) Windows Server
3 41 (10.17%) Linux
4 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.74%) CentOS
6 2 (0.50%) VMS
7 1 (0.25%) Unix
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (59.55%) DevOps
2 216 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
4 116 (28.78%) MVC
5 100 (24.81%) TDD
6 84 (20.84%) Scrum
7 76 (18.86%) E-Commerce
8 64 (15.88%) BDD
9 59 (14.64%) Deployment Automation
10 57 (14.14%) Software Engineering
11 56 (13.90%) Microservices
12 53 (13.15%) SOLID
13 48 (11.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 46 (11.41%) CQRS
15 40 (9.93%) Domain-Driven Design
16 36 (8.93%) Pair Programming
17 33 (8.19%) Unit Testing
18 32 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
19 30 (7.44%) Configuration Management
19 30 (7.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 228 (56.58%) C#
2 160 (39.70%) PowerShell
3 88 (21.84%) JavaScript
4 76 (18.86%) SQL
5 46 (11.41%) Python
6 29 (7.20%) TypeScript
7 28 (6.95%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.21%) Java
9 11 (2.73%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.48%) R
11 9 (2.23%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.24%) F#
12 5 (1.24%) Ruby
12 5 (1.24%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.24%) U-SQL
13 3 (0.74%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.74%) Korn
13 3 (0.74%) VB
13 3 (0.74%) VB6
14 2 (0.50%) ES6
Qualifications
1 5 (1.24%) Degree
2 2 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.44%) QA
2 6 (1.49%) GCP
System Software
1 46 (11.41%) Docker
2 24 (5.96%) vCloud
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 54 (13.40%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (12.16%) Ansible
3 39 (9.68%) Puppet
4 24 (5.96%) Salt
5 13 (3.23%) Kubernetes
6 11 (2.73%) Terraform
7 7 (1.74%) Icinga
7 7 (1.74%) Nagios
8 6 (1.49%) Control-M
9 4 (0.99%) Grafana
10 3 (0.74%) Packer
11 2 (0.50%) Mesos
12 1 (0.25%) Consul
12 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.25%) Kibana
12 1 (0.25%) logstash
Vendors
1 75 (18.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.71%) Google
3 18 (4.47%) Atlassian
4 14 (3.47%) New Relic
5 12 (2.98%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.73%) AppDynamics
6 11 (2.73%) Dynatrace
6 11 (2.73%) Oracle
7 8 (1.99%) RedGate
8 7 (1.74%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.49%) Splunk
10 5 (1.24%) Embarcadero
11 4 (0.99%) VMware
12 3 (0.74%) Blue Prism
12 3 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.74%) Sonatype
12 3 (0.74%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.50%) Adobe
13 2 (0.50%) Black Duck
13 2 (0.50%) Rackspace