Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 302 398 343
Rank change year-on-year +96 -55 +28
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 69 200 327
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.50% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 2.58% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 171 261
Median daily rate £563 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £429 £406 £375
90th Percentile £675 £688 £638
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 3,094 7,749 10,042
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.59% 19.43% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,107 5,484 7,486
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £363 £363
90th Percentile £708 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 27
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.21 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.25% +2.68% +38.46%
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.38
% change year-on-year -4.44% +6.19% +3.99%

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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 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 +99 10 £450 -18.18% 10
South London +42 1 £550 +15.79%
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 62 (89.86%) .NET
2 59 (85.51%) C#
3 51 (73.91%) TeamCity
4 43 (62.32%) SQL Server
5 39 (56.52%) Azure
6 38 (55.07%) SQL
7 37 (53.62%) Microservices
8 33 (47.83%) .NET Core
9 29 (42.03%) AngularJS
10 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (36.23%) Finance
12 23 (33.33%) TDD
13 21 (30.43%) DevOps
14 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
14 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET
15 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
15 19 (27.54%) Redis
16 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
17 17 (24.64%) Front Office
17 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
18 16 (23.19%) AWS
18 16 (23.19%) Derivative
19 14 (20.29%) BDD
19 14 (20.29%) React
20 13 (18.84%) Banking
20 13 (18.84%) Scrum
21 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
21 12 (17.39%) Web Services
21 12 (17.39%) MVC
21 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (7.25%) IIS
1 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) Mule
4 1 (1.45%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 39 (56.52%) Azure
2 16 (23.19%) AWS
3 3 (4.35%) NuGet
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (2.90%) GitHub
4 2 (2.90%) Power Platform
4 2 (2.90%) SaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.45%) GCP
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Logic Apps
5 1 (1.45%) PaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (62.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.54%) Redis
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
4 8 (11.59%) MySQL
4 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2017
6 5 (7.25%) Data Lake
7 4 (5.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.80%) HDInsight
7 4 (5.80%) OLAP
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.90%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (2.90%) Power BI
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 51 (73.91%) TeamCity
2 17 (24.64%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.04%) MSBuild
4 8 (11.59%) Subversion
4 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (10.14%) JIRA
6 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (5.80%) git-flow
7 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
8 3 (4.35%) SpecFlow
8 3 (4.35%) webpack
9 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.90%) Selenium
10 1 (1.45%) Gradle
10 1 (1.45%) JUnit
10 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.45%) NUnit
10 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 25 (36.23%) Finance
2 17 (24.64%) Front Office
3 13 (18.84%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
5 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.35%) Back Office
7 1 (1.45%) Automotive
7 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (57.97%) Developer
2 20 (28.99%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 15 (21.74%) SQL Developer
4 9 (13.04%) C# Developer - Commodities
5 6 (8.70%) Angular Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Data Analytics Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.35%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (89.86%) .NET
2 33 (47.83%) .NET Core
3 29 (42.03%) AngularJS
4 20 (28.99%) ASP.NET
5 14 (20.29%) React
6 12 (17.39%) Web Services
7 11 (15.94%) .NET Framework
8 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (13.04%) WCF
8 9 (13.04%) WPF
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Core
9 8 (11.59%) CSS
10 7 (10.14%) REST
11 6 (8.70%) Entity Framework
11 6 (8.70%) jQuery
12 5 (7.25%) HTML
13 3 (4.35%) LINQ
13 3 (4.35%) Middleware
13 3 (4.35%) SOAP
14 2 (2.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Derivative
2 8 (11.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.90%) User Experience
7 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Microservices
2 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (33.33%) TDD
4 21 (30.43%) DevOps
5 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.29%) BDD
7 13 (18.84%) Scrum
8 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (17.39%) MVC
8 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (13.04%) Analytics
9 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.59%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (11.59%) CQRS
10 8 (11.59%) Deep Learning
10 8 (11.59%) Fund Management
10 8 (11.59%) Machine Learning
10 8 (11.59%) SDLC
11 7 (10.14%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (10.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 59 (85.51%) C#
2 38 (55.07%) SQL
3 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 11 (15.94%) TypeScript
6 10 (14.49%) Python
7 8 (11.59%) F#
7 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.25%) Scala
9 4 (5.80%) Java
9 4 (5.80%) U-SQL
10 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.45%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.45%) Groovy
11 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.45%) Ruby
11 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Ansible
2 4 (5.80%) Grafana
3 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.35%) Puppet
3 3 (4.35%) Terraform
4 2 (2.90%) BladeLogic
4 2 (2.90%) Consul
4 2 (2.90%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (2.90%) Kibana
4 2 (2.90%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.90%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Databricks
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) Dynatrace
4 2 (2.90%) F5
4 2 (2.90%) GrapeCity
4 2 (2.90%) Tableau
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) Sun
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) Xamarin