Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 16 December 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 80 108
Rank change year-on-year +58 +28 -7
Contract jobs citing DevOps 120 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.80% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.11% 0.66% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 4 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £450 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -20.00% +16.88%
10th Percentile £306 £364 £511
90th Percentile £525 £523 £624
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £444 £494 £563
% change year-on-year -10.13% -12.22% +16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1480 1055 1555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.90% 85.36% 81.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 631 827
Milton Keynes median daily rate £401 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.76% +10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £230 £260
90th Percentile £530 £563 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 43
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £14.35 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +1.09% +9.19%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £24.80 £38.75 £23.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +13.33% -7.38% +24.58%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Milton Keynes

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Milton Keynes

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 66 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (49.17%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (40.83%) Banking
4 47 (39.17%) Finance
5 46 (38.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 44 (36.67%) Jenkins
6 44 (36.67%) OpenShift
7 37 (30.83%) Java
8 34 (28.33%) Linux
9 32 (26.67%) OpenStack
10 30 (25.00%) Docker
11 28 (23.33%) Ansible
12 27 (22.50%) Cloud Foundry
12 27 (22.50%) Git (software)
13 25 (20.83%) PaaS
13 25 (20.83%) JIRA
13 25 (20.83%) Redis
13 25 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
13 25 (20.83%) Scrum
14 24 (20.00%) TDD
14 24 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (19.17%) Technical Architecture
16 22 (18.33%) Red Hat
17 21 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
18 19 (15.83%) Confluence
19 18 (15.00%) Release Management
20 17 (14.17%) Cloud Computing
20 17 (14.17%) PostgreSQL
20 17 (14.17%) Spring
20 17 (14.17%) Ruby

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 32 (26.67%) OpenStack
2 27 (22.50%) Cloud Foundry
3 19 (15.83%) Confluence
4 5 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.67%) Alfresco
5 2 (1.67%) CMS
5 2 (1.67%) Drupal
5 2 (1.67%) IIS
5 2 (1.67%) JBoss
5 2 (1.67%) Liferay
5 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 59 (49.17%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (36.67%) OpenShift
3 25 (20.83%) PaaS
4 21 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (14.17%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (10.83%) IaaS
7 10 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.83%) Office 365
8 1 (0.83%) Route 53
8 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (3.33%) DHCP
2 4 (3.33%) DNS
3 2 (1.67%) SAN
4 1 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.83%) Redis
2 17 (14.17%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (9.17%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.17%) MySQL
4 10 (8.33%) NuoDB
5 9 (7.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.17%) Big Data
7 4 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.33%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.67%) DataStax
9 2 (1.67%) DB2
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.83%) Spark SQL
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (36.67%) Jenkins
2 27 (22.50%) Git (software)
3 25 (20.83%) JIRA
4 12 (10.00%) Selenium
5 7 (5.83%) Maven
6 5 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (3.33%) GitLab
8 3 (2.50%) Android Studio
8 3 (2.50%) Gradle
9 2 (1.67%) JMeter
9 2 (1.67%) Mockito
9 2 (1.67%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.83%) Appium
10 1 (0.83%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.83%) git-flow
10 1 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 49 (40.83%) Banking
2 47 (39.17%) Finance
3 13 (10.83%) Retail Banking
4 11 (9.17%) Financial Institution
5 10 (8.33%) Automotive
6 5 (4.17%) International Banking
6 5 (4.17%) Spanish Language
7 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (19.17%) Delivery Manager
3 21 (17.50%) Developer
4 17 (14.17%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 16 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 12 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 12 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Ruby Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (5.83%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (5.83%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Architect
10 6 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
10 6 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
2 17 (14.17%) Spring
3 11 (9.17%) Web Services
4 8 (6.67%) HTML
4 8 (6.67%) Velocity
5 5 (4.17%) Node.js
5 5 (4.17%) Spring Boot
6 4 (3.33%) Android SDK
6 4 (3.33%) JSON
6 4 (3.33%) Retrofit
7 3 (2.50%) Dagger
7 3 (2.50%) Kafka
7 3 (2.50%) RESTful
8 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.67%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.67%) CSS
8 2 (1.67%) Guice
8 2 (1.67%) REST
8 2 (1.67%) RESTEasy
9 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (1.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.83%) Clustering
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.83%) User Experience
3 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.33%) Linux
2 10 (8.33%) Windows
3 7 (5.83%) Unix
4 6 (5.00%) Android
4 6 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.50%) Solaris
6 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.83%) CentOS
8 1 (0.83%) SUSE
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (38.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 25 (20.83%) Scrum
4 24 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (20.00%) TDD
5 23 (19.17%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (15.00%) Release Management
7 16 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 15 (12.50%) Process Improvement
9 11 (9.17%) Pair Programming
10 10 (8.33%) Load Balancing
10 10 (8.33%) Microservices
11 7 (5.83%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.83%) Open Source
12 6 (5.00%) Test Automation
12 6 (5.00%) Web Development
13 5 (4.17%) BDD
13 5 (4.17%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.83%) Java
2 17 (14.17%) Ruby
3 15 (12.50%) Python
4 12 (10.00%) SQL
5 11 (9.17%) Perl
6 10 (8.33%) Go
7 8 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 6 (5.00%) PHP
9 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.83%) C++
10 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) CCNA
2 2 (1.67%) CCSP
2 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.83%) MCITP
3 1 (0.83%) MCSE
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) OCA
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.83%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 30 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) vCloud
3 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (23.33%) Ansible
2 7 (5.83%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.17%) Puppet
4 3 (2.50%) SCCM
4 3 (2.50%) SCOM
4 3 (2.50%) Terraform
5 2 (1.67%) Ambari
5 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.83%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.83%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Nagios
6 1 (0.83%) Oozie
6 1 (0.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.83%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.83%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.83%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (18.33%) Red Hat
2 15 (12.50%) IBM
3 14 (11.67%) Google
4 8 (6.67%) Oracle
5 6 (5.00%) CA
5 6 (5.00%) Cloudera
5 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.00%) Nimsoft
6 5 (4.17%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.17%) Remedy
7 3 (2.50%) HP
7 3 (2.50%) Sun
7 3 (2.50%) VMware
8 2 (1.67%) Apple
8 2 (1.67%) Citrix
8 2 (1.67%) Facebook
8 2 (1.67%) OpenText
9 1 (0.83%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.83%) Infoblox
9 1 (0.83%) NetApp