Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 322 330 314
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16 +130
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 195 318 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.47% 3.08% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 233 298
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £450 £400 £363
90th Percentile £800 £613 £663
England median daily rate £525 £500 £493
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +10.99%
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 5,621 10,322 9,176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.59% 23.18% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,012 7,597 7,013
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £368 £356
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £475 £488 £471
% change year-on-year -2.56% +3.50% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 14
London median hourly rate £48.68 £36.00 £38.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.21% -6.84% -17.78%
10th Percentile £31.38 £30.00 £21.65
90th Percentile £78.75 £52.75 £46.87
England median hourly rate £41.75 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% -2.30% +7.41%

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 2020. 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 +15 35 £515 +3.00% 11
West London +18 4 £556 +11.25% 2
South London +36 2 £513 -4.65% 2
East London +32 1 £500 +11.11% 9
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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.

1 157 (80.51%) TeamCity
2 135 (69.23%) C#
3 125 (64.10%) .NET
4 112 (57.44%) Azure
5 111 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (42.56%) AngularJS
7 81 (41.54%) DevOps
8 80 (41.03%) PowerShell
9 78 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 72 (36.92%) JavaScript
11 71 (36.41%) Finance
12 70 (35.90%) SQL
13 68 (34.87%) TDD
14 65 (33.33%) Git (software)
15 63 (32.31%) Microsoft
16 50 (25.64%) Kubernetes
17 49 (25.13%) HTML
17 49 (25.13%) ASP.NET
17 49 (25.13%) CSS
18 47 (24.10%) .NET Core
19 46 (23.59%) React
19 46 (23.59%) Microservices
20 44 (22.56%) AWS
21 40 (20.51%) BDD
22 39 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
22 39 (20.00%) MVC
23 38 (19.49%) Scrum
24 37 (18.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 36 (18.46%) Docker
26 34 (17.44%) Jenkins

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 17 (8.72%) IIS
2 10 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.62%) nginx
4 8 (4.10%) CMS
5 7 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (3.08%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.56%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (1.54%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.03%) Apache
10 1 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 112 (57.44%) Azure
2 44 (22.56%) AWS
3 33 (16.92%) GitHub
3 33 (16.92%) Power Platform
4 27 (13.85%) PaaS
5 14 (7.18%) IaaS
5 14 (7.18%) Serverless
6 13 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (5.64%) SaaS
8 10 (5.13%) NuGet
9 8 (4.10%) npm
10 4 (2.05%) GCP
10 4 (2.05%) Slack
11 3 (1.54%) Azure Functions
11 3 (1.54%) Google App Engine
11 3 (1.54%) Heroku
11 3 (1.54%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.51%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.15%) DNS
2 11 (5.64%) DHCP
3 7 (3.59%) Network Security
4 3 (1.54%) VPN
5 2 (1.03%) SSL
6 1 (0.51%) Firewall
6 1 (0.51%) FTP
6 1 (0.51%) IPv4
6 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (18.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 33 (16.92%) Power BI
4 27 (13.85%) QlikView
5 25 (12.82%) OLAP
6 16 (8.21%) MongoDB
7 14 (7.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 14 (7.18%) Redis
8 10 (5.13%) MySQL
8 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (4.62%) NoSQL
9 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (2.05%) PowerPivot
12 3 (1.54%) Aerospike
12 3 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.54%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 157 (80.51%) TeamCity
2 65 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 34 (17.44%) Jenkins
4 32 (16.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 21 (10.77%) JIRA
6 17 (8.72%) Visual Studio
7 16 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (7.69%) Selenium
9 12 (6.15%) Subversion
10 10 (5.13%) Grunt
10 10 (5.13%) gulp
10 10 (5.13%) MSBuild
11 7 (3.59%) Bitbucket
12 6 (3.08%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.56%) NUnit
14 4 (2.05%) SpecFlow
15 2 (1.03%) Jasmine
15 2 (1.03%) JUnit
15 2 (1.03%) Karma Test Runner
15 2 (1.03%) webpack
General
1 71 (36.41%) Finance
2 20 (10.26%) Front Office
3 16 (8.21%) Banking
4 8 (4.10%) Back Office
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 111 (56.92%) Developer
2 59 (30.26%) .NET Developer
3 43 (22.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 38 (19.49%) Angular Developer
5 29 (14.87%) C# Developer
6 24 (12.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 21 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 19 (9.74%) AWS Developer
9 18 (9.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (8.72%) React Developer
10 17 (8.72%) Senior Developer
11 16 (8.21%) Azure Engineer
12 14 (7.18%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 14 (7.18%) SQL Developer
13 12 (6.15%) Senior .NET Developer
14 8 (4.10%) Azure DevOps
14 8 (4.10%) SSIS Developer
15 7 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
16 6 (3.08%) Analyst Developer
16 6 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (64.10%) .NET
2 83 (42.56%) AngularJS
3 49 (25.13%) ASP.NET
3 49 (25.13%) CSS
3 49 (25.13%) HTML
4 47 (24.10%) .NET Core
5 46 (23.59%) React
6 34 (17.44%) Web Services
7 29 (14.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 26 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 25 (12.82%) Angular 2
10 19 (9.74%) REST
10 19 (9.74%) SOAP
11 17 (8.72%) WCF
12 15 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (7.18%) Entity Framework
14 11 (5.64%) Node.js
15 10 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (5.13%) WPF
15 10 (5.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.36%) Hedge funds
2 17 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.64%) Cloud Native
3 11 (5.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.59%) Derivative
6 6 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.56%) User Experience
8 4 (2.05%) Equities
9 3 (1.54%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.03%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.44%) Windows
2 18 (9.23%) Linux
3 10 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.05%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.54%) CentOS
5 3 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (41.54%) DevOps
3 68 (34.87%) TDD
4 46 (23.59%) Microservices
5 40 (20.51%) BDD
6 39 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (20.00%) MVC
7 38 (19.49%) Scrum
8 32 (16.41%) Visualisation
8 32 (16.41%) Web Development
9 30 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
10 28 (14.36%) Data Analysis
11 25 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
11 25 (12.82%) Test Automation
11 25 (12.82%) Unit Testing
12 22 (11.28%) Migration
13 19 (9.74%) Software Engineering
14 17 (8.72%) Analytics
15 14 (7.18%) OO
Programming Languages
1 135 (69.23%) C#
2 80 (41.03%) PowerShell
3 72 (36.92%) JavaScript
4 70 (35.90%) SQL
5 12 (6.15%) Python
6 10 (5.13%) F#
7 7 (3.59%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.59%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.08%) Java
9 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.05%) Clipper
10 3 (1.54%) Clojure
10 3 (1.54%) Go
10 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (7.69%) Degree
2 5 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (2.05%) MCSA
3 4 (2.05%) MCSE
3 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) QA
2 7 (3.59%) MiFID
System Software
1 36 (18.46%) Docker
2 20 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.13%) vSphere
4 9 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.54%) KVM
5 3 (1.54%) oVirt
5 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (25.64%) Kubernetes
2 24 (12.31%) Ansible
3 23 (11.79%) Terraform
4 19 (9.74%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (7.18%) Puppet
6 6 (3.08%) Kibana
6 6 (3.08%) logstash
7 4 (2.05%) Control-M
8 3 (1.54%) Graphite
8 3 (1.54%) Pingdom
8 3 (1.54%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.51%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.51%) Nagios
9 1 (0.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.85%) Tableau
3 23 (11.79%) Cognos
3 23 (11.79%) MicroStrategy
4 14 (7.18%) Oracle
5 12 (6.15%) Sitecore
6 8 (4.10%) Splunk
7 6 (3.08%) F5
8 4 (2.05%) Google
8 4 (2.05%) Kofax
8 4 (2.05%) New Relic
9 3 (1.54%) VMware
10 2 (1.03%) Okta
11 1 (0.51%) Altiris
11 1 (0.51%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.51%) Freshdesk
11 1 (0.51%) IBM
11 1 (0.51%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft