Period
to 23 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 302 442 519
Rank change year-on-year +140 +77 +83
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 372 153 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.80% 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.03% 2.06% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 100 58
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £364 £375 £358
90th Percentile £662 £553 £562
England median daily rate £496 £450 £414
% change year-on-year +10.28% +8.76% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £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 9,232 7,434 6,777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.80% 17.89% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,053 5,362 5,018
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £470 £435 £413
% change year-on-year +8.05% +5.45% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 21
London median hourly rate £38.65 £47.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.78% +25.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £22.25 £25.28 £24.23
90th Percentile £57.67 £70.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £44.00 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.64% +1.25% +8.11%

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 January 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 January 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 +39 81 £520 +15.56% 25
South London - 12 £364 - 1
West London - 2 £450 - 14
East London - 2 £500 - 2
North London -5 1 - - 1
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 314 (84.41%) TeamCity
2 238 (63.98%) .NET
3 235 (63.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 223 (59.95%) DevOps
5 218 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
6 182 (48.92%) C#
7 176 (47.31%) PowerShell
8 175 (47.04%) Windows
9 149 (40.05%) Continuous Integration
10 140 (37.63%) Git (software)
11 128 (34.41%) Amazon AWS
12 120 (32.26%) MVC
12 120 (32.26%) SQL Server
13 112 (30.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 97 (26.08%) TDD
14 97 (26.08%) Scrum
15 94 (25.27%) Finance
15 94 (25.27%) ASP.NET
16 87 (23.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 82 (22.04%) Microsoft
18 76 (20.43%) BDD
19 75 (20.16%) AngularJS
19 75 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC
20 69 (18.55%) JavaScript
21 68 (18.28%) Windows Server
22 63 (16.94%) REST
22 63 (16.94%) Opscode Chef
23 62 (16.67%) E-Commerce
24 58 (15.59%) Software Engineering
25 57 (15.32%) SQL

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 39 (10.48%) IIS
2 35 (9.41%) Confluence
3 25 (6.72%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (5.91%) NServiceBus
5 20 (5.38%) OpenStack
6 17 (4.57%) WebSphere
7 12 (3.23%) Apache
7 12 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.81%) nginx
9 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.27%) CMS
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 235 (63.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (34.41%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.76%) GitHub
4 10 (2.69%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.42%) npm
6 7 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.34%) PaaS
9 4 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.08%) Route 53
9 4 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.54%) SaaS
12 1 (0.27%) IaaS
12 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.27%) Office 365
12 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.69%) Firewall
2 5 (1.34%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.08%) DNS
3 4 (1.08%) SSL
4 3 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) LAN
5 1 (0.27%) MPLS
5 1 (0.27%) SMS
5 1 (0.27%) VLAN
5 1 (0.27%) VPN
5 1 (0.27%) WAN
5 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.37%) NoSQL
3 38 (10.22%) MongoDB
4 27 (7.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 20 (5.38%) RavenDB
6 11 (2.96%) Cosmos DB
6 11 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.15%) Big Data
8 8 (2.15%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.88%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 314 (84.41%) TeamCity
2 140 (37.63%) Git (software)
3 112 (30.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (12.10%) JIRA
5 41 (11.02%) MSBuild
6 39 (10.48%) Jenkins
7 37 (9.95%) Visual Studio Team System
8 31 (8.33%) NUnit
9 29 (7.80%) NuGet
10 27 (7.26%) Visual Studio
11 17 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (4.57%) Hudson
12 15 (4.03%) SpecFlow
13 10 (2.69%) Maven
13 10 (2.69%) Rhino Mocks
14 9 (2.42%) Subversion
15 8 (2.15%) MSTest
16 7 (1.88%) Ant
16 7 (1.88%) Artifactory
16 7 (1.88%) TestRail
General
1 94 (25.27%) Finance
2 49 (13.17%) Banking
3 26 (6.99%) Retail
4 3 (0.81%) Law
5 2 (0.54%) Front Office
5 2 (0.54%) Games
6 1 (0.27%) Advertising
6 1 (0.27%) Electronics
6 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.27%) Marketing
6 1 (0.27%) Publishing
6 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 156 (41.94%) Developer
2 133 (35.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 112 (30.11%) .NET Developer
4 93 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 71 (19.09%) Azure Engineer
6 66 (17.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 54 (14.52%) Azure DevOps
8 50 (13.44%) Windows Engineer
9 49 (13.17%) Windows DevOps Engineer
10 45 (12.10%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 41 (11.02%) ASP.NET Developer
12 39 (10.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 36 (9.68%) PowerShell Engineer
14 30 (8.06%) Senior Developer
15 26 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 22 (5.91%) Applications Engineer
16 22 (5.91%) Senior .NET Developer
17 21 (5.65%) Senior C# Developer
18 18 (4.84%) Platform Engineer
19 14 (3.76%) NoSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (63.98%) .NET
2 94 (25.27%) ASP.NET
3 87 (23.39%) ASP.NET Web API
4 75 (20.16%) AngularJS
4 75 (20.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (16.94%) REST
6 53 (14.25%) Web Services
7 38 (10.22%) Node.js
7 38 (10.22%) WCF
8 36 (9.68%) .NET Core
9 31 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
10 29 (7.80%) React
11 28 (7.53%) RESTful
12 26 (6.99%) CSS
12 26 (6.99%) HTML
13 24 (6.45%) Angular 2
14 23 (6.18%) ASP.NET Core
14 23 (6.18%) MSMQ
15 22 (5.91%) SOAP
16 20 (5.38%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.06%) Fintech
2 24 (6.45%) Online Banking
3 17 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.69%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.88%) Blog
7 7 (1.88%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.34%) User Experience
9 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.08%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.08%) Wiki
10 3 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.54%) Clustering
11 2 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.27%) Derivative
12 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.27%) Life Science
12 1 (0.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 175 (47.04%) Windows
2 68 (18.28%) Windows Server
3 16 (4.30%) Linux
4 6 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.27%) Unix
7 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (59.95%) DevOps
2 218 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (40.05%) Continuous Integration
4 120 (32.26%) MVC
5 97 (26.08%) Scrum
5 97 (26.08%) TDD
6 76 (20.43%) BDD
7 62 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 58 (15.59%) Software Engineering
9 57 (15.32%) Microservices
10 52 (13.98%) SOLID
11 48 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
12 47 (12.63%) Unit Testing
13 38 (10.22%) Configuration Management
13 38 (10.22%) CQRS
14 37 (9.95%) Domain-Driven Design
15 33 (8.87%) Open Source
16 27 (7.26%) Pair Programming
17 24 (6.45%) Test Automation
18 23 (6.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 182 (48.92%) C#
2 176 (47.31%) PowerShell
3 69 (18.55%) JavaScript
4 57 (15.32%) SQL
5 21 (5.65%) T-SQL
6 18 (4.84%) Python
7 16 (4.30%) Java
8 15 (4.03%) TypeScript
9 13 (3.49%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.69%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.42%) F#
12 6 (1.61%) VB
12 6 (1.61%) VB6
13 5 (1.34%) Ruby
14 3 (0.81%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.81%) Korn
15 2 (0.54%) C
16 1 (0.27%) Perl
16 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (2.42%) Degree
2 7 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.27%) MCITP
4 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.48%) QA
System Software
1 35 (9.41%) Docker
2 33 (8.87%) vCloud
3 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 63 (16.94%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (15.32%) Puppet
3 42 (11.29%) Ansible
4 8 (2.15%) Nagios
5 7 (1.88%) Icinga
6 6 (1.61%) Terraform
7 3 (0.81%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.81%) Mesos
7 3 (0.81%) Salt
8 2 (0.54%) Kibana
8 2 (0.54%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 82 (22.04%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.06%) Atlassian
3 16 (4.30%) AppDynamics
3 16 (4.30%) Dynatrace
3 16 (4.30%) Oracle
4 13 (3.49%) New Relic
5 11 (2.96%) RedGate
6 8 (2.15%) Splunk
7 7 (1.88%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.88%) VMware
8 6 (1.61%) Black Duck
8 6 (1.61%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.08%) Sonatype
10 3 (0.81%) Google
11 2 (0.54%) Charles River
11 2 (0.54%) SAP
11 2 (0.54%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.27%) Cisco
12 1 (0.27%) Citrix
12 1 (0.27%) IBM