Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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.

DevOps
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +40
Contract jobs citing DevOps 11 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.35% 2.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 3.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Luton median daily rate £480 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.71% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 298 247 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 90.85% 85.47% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 157 178
Luton median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £325 £306 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 21
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +258.68% -53.33% -
10th Percentile £49.02 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.75 £45.67 £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +120.59%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Luton

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DevOps in Luton.

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Luton

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Luton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby
2 8 (72.73%) Ant
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (72.73%) TeamCity
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Confluence
2 8 (72.73%) MSBuild
2 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 8 (72.73%) Functional Programming
3 7 (63.64%) Artifactory
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
4 6 (54.55%) RIA
4 6 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (54.55%) Release Automation
5 5 (45.45%) Retail
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) CMDB
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (18.18%) OOP

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 8 (72.73%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Ant
2 8 (72.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) MSBuild
2 8 (72.73%) TeamCity
3 7 (63.64%) Artifactory
4 6 (54.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) FishEye
5 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Release Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Release Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Coach
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) RIA
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Functional Programming
2 6 (54.55%) Release Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Runbook
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
1 8 (72.73%) Ruby
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) C#
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) hybris