Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 330 369 463
Rank change year-on-year +39 +94 +118
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 348 239 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.76% 0.57% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.52% 3.06% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 180 92
London median daily rate £500 £470 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £375 £359 £376
90th Percentile £638 £588 £598
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +17.24%
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 9,874 7,819 7,710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 21.43% 18.68% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,388 5,766 5,673
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 17
London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79% +58.93%
10th Percentile £17.00 £21.14 £10.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £56.25 £51.03
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -7 68 £525 +18.31% 27
West London -33 13 £475 -8.21% 11
South London -28 8 £388 +8.39% 5
East London - 1 - - 2
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 270 (77.59%) TeamCity
2 229 (65.80%) C#
3 204 (58.62%) .NET
4 197 (56.61%) Agile Software Development
5 196 (56.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 173 (49.71%) DevOps
7 131 (37.64%) Amazon AWS
8 122 (35.06%) Git (software)
9 115 (33.05%) TDD
10 112 (32.18%) Continuous Integration
11 106 (30.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 104 (29.89%) MVC
13 98 (28.16%) AngularJS
14 96 (27.59%) PowerShell
15 93 (26.72%) JavaScript
16 90 (25.86%) Windows
17 88 (25.29%) ASP.NET
18 87 (25.00%) SQL Server
19 73 (20.98%) Team Foundation Server
20 70 (20.11%) Scrum
21 68 (19.54%) .NET Core
22 67 (19.25%) SQL
23 65 (18.68%) E-Commerce
24 64 (18.39%) Microsoft
25 63 (18.10%) Docker
26 58 (16.67%) BDD
27 57 (16.38%) HTML
27 57 (16.38%) Microservices
28 56 (16.09%) Web Services
29 53 (15.23%) Finance

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 31 (8.91%) NServiceBus
2 18 (5.17%) Confluence
2 18 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (5.17%) Umbraco
3 13 (3.74%) CMS
4 10 (2.87%) IIS
5 6 (1.72%) Ethereum
5 6 (1.72%) Hyperledger
6 5 (1.44%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.86%) Apache
7 3 (0.86%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.29%) Mule
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.72%) Distributed Ledger
1 6 (1.72%) R3 Corda
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 196 (56.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 131 (37.64%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (7.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (5.17%) Serverless
5 16 (4.60%) npm
6 12 (3.45%) GitHub
6 12 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (2.59%) PaaS
9 8 (2.30%) Azure Data Factory
9 8 (2.30%) IaaS
9 8 (2.30%) NuGet
10 6 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (1.44%) Data Lake Analytics
11 5 (1.44%) Datadog
11 5 (1.44%) SaaS
12 4 (1.15%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.86%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.57%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.86%) DNS
2 2 (0.57%) Firewall
2 2 (0.57%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 20 (5.75%) SQL Server 2016
4 19 (5.46%) MongoDB
5 18 (5.17%) RavenDB
5 18 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (4.60%) Cosmos DB
7 11 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.59%) MySQL
10 8 (2.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.30%) Blockchain
11 6 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (1.72%) Big Data
11 6 (1.72%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.72%) Power BI
12 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 270 (77.59%) TeamCity
2 122 (35.06%) Git (software)
3 73 (20.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (15.23%) Jenkins
5 42 (12.07%) JIRA
5 42 (12.07%) Visual Studio Team System
6 29 (8.33%) Selenium
6 29 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 26 (7.47%) SpecFlow
8 23 (6.61%) webpack
9 20 (5.75%) NUnit
10 17 (4.89%) Bitbucket
11 13 (3.74%) MSBuild
12 11 (3.16%) git-flow
13 10 (2.87%) Sonatype Nexus
14 9 (2.59%) Subversion
15 8 (2.30%) TestRail
16 7 (2.01%) Grunt
16 7 (2.01%) gulp
16 7 (2.01%) tSQLt
General
1 53 (15.23%) Finance
2 35 (10.06%) Retail
3 17 (4.89%) Banking
4 11 (3.16%) Advertising
5 8 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.30%) Law
6 4 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (1.15%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Automotive
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 185 (53.16%) Developer
2 127 (36.49%) .NET Developer
3 84 (24.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 58 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 53 (15.23%) Senior Developer
6 47 (13.51%) Azure Engineer
6 47 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 36 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
8 34 (9.77%) Azure DevOps
9 33 (9.48%) Angular Developer
10 31 (8.91%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 23 (6.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 23 (6.61%) Cloud Engineer
12 22 (6.32%) AWS Developer
12 22 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (5.75%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.02%) PowerShell Engineer
14 14 (4.02%) Senior C# Developer
15 13 (3.74%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (58.62%) .NET
2 106 (30.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 98 (28.16%) AngularJS
4 88 (25.29%) ASP.NET
5 68 (19.54%) .NET Core
6 57 (16.38%) HTML
7 56 (16.09%) Web Services
8 52 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (14.94%) CSS
9 48 (13.79%) REST
10 42 (12.07%) React
11 36 (10.34%) Sass
12 33 (9.48%) Node.js
13 32 (9.20%) HTML5
14 25 (7.18%) Angular 2
15 23 (6.61%) RESTful
16 22 (6.32%) ASP.NET Core
17 21 (6.03%) .NET Framework
18 20 (5.75%) SOAP
19 19 (5.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.22%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (6.90%) Fintech
3 20 (5.75%) Private Cloud
3 20 (5.75%) User Experience
4 15 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.87%) Equities
6 8 (2.30%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.30%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.44%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.86%) iPad
10 3 (0.86%) Tandem
10 3 (0.86%) Wiki
11 2 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.57%) Derivative
11 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.57%) Robotics
11 2 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 90 (25.86%) Windows
2 40 (11.49%) Linux
3 22 (6.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.30%) VMS
5 4 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.15%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.15%) Unix
6 2 (0.57%) CentOS
7 1 (0.29%) Android
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (56.61%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (49.71%) DevOps
3 115 (33.05%) TDD
4 112 (32.18%) Continuous Integration
5 104 (29.89%) MVC
6 70 (20.11%) Scrum
7 65 (18.68%) E-Commerce
8 58 (16.67%) BDD
9 57 (16.38%) Microservices
10 51 (14.66%) SOLID
11 49 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (12.93%) Test Automation
13 41 (11.78%) OO
14 40 (11.49%) Software Engineering
14 40 (11.49%) Unit Testing
15 37 (10.63%) CQRS
15 37 (10.63%) Deployment Automation
16 31 (8.91%) Asset Management
17 28 (8.05%) Continuous Deployment
18 27 (7.76%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 229 (65.80%) C#
2 96 (27.59%) PowerShell
3 93 (26.72%) JavaScript
4 67 (19.25%) SQL
5 43 (12.36%) Python
6 32 (9.20%) TypeScript
7 21 (6.03%) Java
7 21 (6.03%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.87%) R
9 7 (2.01%) ES6
10 6 (1.72%) XAML
11 5 (1.44%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.44%) U-SQL
12 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.57%) Ruby
13 2 (0.57%) VB
13 2 (0.57%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.29%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (2.01%) Degree
2 6 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.75%) QA
2 12 (3.45%) GCP
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (18.10%) Docker
2 16 (4.60%) vCloud
3 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (11.21%) Ansible
2 33 (9.48%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (7.47%) Kubernetes
3 26 (7.47%) Puppet
4 22 (6.32%) Salt
5 19 (5.46%) Terraform
6 6 (1.72%) Control-M
7 5 (1.44%) Nagios
8 4 (1.15%) Grafana
8 4 (1.15%) Packer
9 3 (0.86%) logstash
10 2 (0.57%) Consul
10 2 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.29%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.29%) Mesos
11 1 (0.29%) SCCM
11 1 (0.29%) WSUS
11 1 (0.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 64 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.90%) Google
3 15 (4.31%) Sitecore
4 10 (2.87%) AppDynamics
5 9 (2.59%) New Relic
5 9 (2.59%) Splunk
6 8 (2.30%) Atlassian
7 7 (2.01%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.44%) Embarcadero
8 5 (1.44%) RedGate
9 4 (1.15%) Micro Focus
9 4 (1.15%) Oracle
10 3 (0.86%) Blue Prism
10 3 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.86%) SendGrid
11 2 (0.57%) Adobe
11 2 (0.57%) Dynatrace
11 2 (0.57%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.29%) Cognos
12 1 (0.29%) IBM