Period
to 29 November 2021

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 29 November 2021 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
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 432 333 357
Rank change year-on-year -99 +24 -8
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 147 53 201
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.34% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.01% 1.82% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 42 172
10th Percentile £463 £463 £425
25th Percentile £520 £513 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% +1.16%
75th Percentile £700 £650 £600
90th Percentile £725 £675 £800
England median daily rate £545 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +10.53%

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 7,300 2,913 6,345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.43% 18.56% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,263 2,087 4,620
10th Percentile £413 £350 £369
25th Percentile £485 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £504 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.09% -4.00% +0.96%
75th Percentile £675 £600 £600
90th Percentile £745 £675 £675
England median daily rate £530 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +11.58% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 7 27
10th Percentile £37.80 £35.20 £18.32
25th Percentile £46.38 £45.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate £60.75 £51.50 £52.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.96% -0.96% +44.44%
75th Percentile £78.36 £60.75 £78.75
90th Percentile £80.50 £71.40 "
England median hourly rate £50.77 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +12.82% - +3.45%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in London

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Octopus Deploy in London.

Daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in London

Octopus Deploy
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Octopus Deploy in London over the 6 months to 29 November 2021.

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 29 November 2021. 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 -51 21 £700 +23.89% 15
West London - 1 - - 8
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, 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.

1 100 (68.03%) Azure
2 96 (65.31%) DevOps
3 95 (64.63%) TeamCity
4 85 (57.82%) .NET
5 81 (55.10%) C#
6 60 (40.82%) SQL
7 55 (37.41%) Finance
8 54 (36.73%) Git (software)
9 50 (34.01%) PowerShell
9 50 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (26.53%) AWS
11 38 (25.85%) SQL Server
12 36 (24.49%) .NET Core
13 35 (23.81%) Windows
14 34 (23.13%) TDD
15 33 (22.45%) Microsoft
16 32 (21.77%) Kubernetes
17 30 (20.41%) Terraform
17 30 (20.41%) HTML
17 30 (20.41%) JavaScript
18 29 (19.73%) Banking
18 29 (19.73%) Test Automation
18 29 (19.73%) Docker
18 29 (19.73%) Jenkins
19 26 (17.69%) AngularJS
20 25 (17.01%) Social Skills
20 25 (17.01%) Full Stack Development
21 24 (16.33%) CSS
22 23 (15.65%) Python
22 23 (15.65%) BDD

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 12 (8.16%) IIS
2 5 (3.40%) CMS
2 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.72%) Apache
3 4 (2.72%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.72%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.36%) Ethereum
4 2 (1.36%) nginx
4 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.36%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.68%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 100 (68.03%) Azure
2 39 (26.53%) AWS
3 17 (11.56%) GitHub
3 17 (11.56%) Power Platform
4 14 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (7.48%) IaaS
5 11 (7.48%) PaaS
6 9 (6.12%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 9 (6.12%) GCP
7 8 (5.44%) Azure Service Bus
7 8 (5.44%) Datadog
7 8 (5.44%) OpenShift
7 8 (5.44%) SaaS
8 7 (4.76%) Snowflake
9 6 (4.08%) Azure Service Fabric
9 6 (4.08%) Azure Stack
9 6 (4.08%) NuGet
10 5 (3.40%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (3.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) Firewall
2 2 (1.36%) HTTP
2 2 (1.36%) Network Security
3 1 (0.68%) BIG-IP
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.85%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.56%) Power BI
3 14 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.48%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.48%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2019
6 9 (6.12%) Tableau
7 8 (5.44%) Redis
7 8 (5.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.40%) Data Lake
9 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.72%) Big Data
11 3 (2.04%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.36%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.36%) Blockchain
12 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 95 (64.63%) TeamCity
2 54 (36.73%) Git (software)
3 29 (19.73%) Jenkins
4 19 (12.93%) Visual Studio
5 17 (11.56%) Bitbucket
5 17 (11.56%) GitLab
5 17 (11.56%) Selenium
6 16 (10.88%) JIRA
7 15 (10.20%) CircleCI
8 12 (8.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (8.16%) Zephyr
9 10 (6.80%) Artifactory
9 10 (6.80%) Jasmine
9 10 (6.80%) Mocha
9 10 (6.80%) SpecFlow
10 8 (5.44%) Cucumber
10 8 (5.44%) IBM UrbanCode
11 7 (4.76%) WebDriver
12 6 (4.08%) AppVeyor
General
1 55 (37.41%) Finance
2 29 (19.73%) Banking
3 25 (17.01%) Social Skills
4 16 (10.88%) Front Office
5 7 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.76%) Marketing
6 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.40%) Documentation Skills
7 4 (2.72%) Billing
8 3 (2.04%) Public Sector
8 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.36%) Games
9 2 (1.36%) Law
9 2 (1.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.68%) Automotive
10 1 (0.68%) Back Office
10 1 (0.68%) Electronics
10 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (40.82%) Developer
2 49 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (21.77%) Azure Engineer
4 27 (18.37%) C# Developer
5 24 (16.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 20 (13.61%) .NET Developer
7 15 (10.20%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (8.16%) Azure DevOps
9 9 (6.12%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Architect
11 7 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.08%) Analyst
12 6 (4.08%) Azure Developer
12 6 (4.08%) Azure Software Engineer
12 6 (4.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Engineer
13 5 (3.40%) .NET Software Engineer
13 5 (3.40%) Senior DevOps
13 5 (3.40%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (57.82%) .NET
2 36 (24.49%) .NET Core
3 30 (20.41%) HTML
4 26 (17.69%) AngularJS
5 24 (16.33%) CSS
6 21 (14.29%) REST
7 20 (13.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (10.88%) Web Services
9 15 (10.20%) XML
10 14 (9.52%) HTML5
10 14 (9.52%) JSON
10 14 (9.52%) SOAP
11 13 (8.84%) Angular 2
12 12 (8.16%) .NET Framework
12 12 (8.16%) Jest
12 12 (8.16%) React
13 11 (7.48%) Lambda Expressions
14 10 (6.80%) ASP.NET
15 8 (5.44%) Entity Framework
15 8 (5.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.88%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (8.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.40%) Derivative
5 3 (2.04%) Equities
5 3 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.04%) Legacy Applications
5 3 (2.04%) Legacy Systems
5 3 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.04%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.36%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.36%) Legacy Code
6 2 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.36%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.81%) Windows
2 18 (12.24%) Linux
3 17 (11.56%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.08%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.40%) Unix
6 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (65.31%) DevOps
2 50 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (23.13%) TDD
4 29 (19.73%) Test Automation
5 25 (17.01%) Full Stack Development
6 23 (15.65%) BDD
7 19 (12.93%) Data Protection
7 19 (12.93%) Microservices
7 19 (12.93%) Software Engineering
8 17 (11.56%) SDLC
9 15 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (10.20%) Scrum
10 14 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (9.52%) ETL
10 14 (9.52%) Unit Testing
11 12 (8.16%) Migration
11 12 (8.16%) OO
11 12 (8.16%) SOLID
12 11 (7.48%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 81 (55.10%) C#
2 60 (40.82%) SQL
3 50 (34.01%) PowerShell
4 30 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 23 (15.65%) Python
6 22 (14.97%) TypeScript
7 12 (8.16%) Bash Shell
7 12 (8.16%) Java
8 9 (6.12%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.76%) Go
9 7 (4.76%) VBA
10 5 (3.40%) Groovy
10 5 (3.40%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.04%) VBScript
12 2 (1.36%) PHP
12 2 (1.36%) Scala
13 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) VB
13 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.40%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (19.73%) Docker
2 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (21.77%) Kubernetes
2 30 (20.41%) Terraform
3 20 (13.61%) Ansible
4 13 (8.84%) Puppet
5 8 (5.44%) Nagios
6 5 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.72%) Kibana
7 4 (2.72%) logstash
8 2 (1.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (1.36%) Automic
8 2 (1.36%) Grafana
8 2 (1.36%) Packer
8 2 (1.36%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.68%) Consul
9 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.68%) Salt
9 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 33 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.44%) AppDynamics
2 8 (5.44%) New Relic
2 8 (5.44%) Splunk
3 7 (4.76%) Alteryx
3 7 (4.76%) IBM
3 7 (4.76%) Oracle
4 6 (4.08%) Micro Focus
5 5 (3.40%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.04%) Databricks
6 3 (2.04%) Unisys
6 3 (2.04%) VMware
7 2 (1.36%) Google
7 2 (1.36%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.36%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.68%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.68%) Xamarin