Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 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.

DevOps
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 26 84
Rank change year-on-year +2 +58 +18
Contract jobs citing DevOps 99 121 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.80% 6.82% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 8.07% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 42 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £538 £431 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.64% -4.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £358 £305 £364
90th Percentile £725 £525 £523
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 - -

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 1,121 1,500 1,075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.34% 84.51% 86.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 777 637
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% -4.65% +8.96%
10th Percentile £240 £263 £225
90th Percentile £611 £527 £563
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +3.75% -1.23% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 53 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% - -
10th Percentile £10.59 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £19.90 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.83 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +12.20% -7.06%

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 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 58 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.39%) Git (software)
3 37 (37.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (31.31%) JIRA
6 30 (30.30%) .NET
7 28 (28.28%) Scrum
7 28 (28.28%) Jenkins
8 25 (25.25%) OpenShift
9 24 (24.24%) C#
10 23 (23.23%) Docker
11 22 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
11 22 (22.22%) Linux
12 21 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
13 20 (20.20%) SQL
13 20 (20.20%) Finance
13 20 (20.20%) Confluence
14 19 (19.19%) Test Automation
15 18 (18.18%) Visual Studio
16 17 (17.17%) Java
16 17 (17.17%) Python
16 17 (17.17%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (17.17%) Open Source
17 16 (16.16%) PaaS
17 16 (16.16%) PowerShell
18 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
19 14 (14.14%) XML
19 14 (14.14%) Ansible
19 14 (14.14%) MongoDB
20 13 (13.13%) Redis

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 20 (20.20%) Confluence
2 11 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 9 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.06%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (6.06%) IIS
5 4 (4.04%) CMS
5 4 (4.04%) Drupal
5 4 (4.04%) EPiServer
6 3 (3.03%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.02%) Apache
8 1 (1.01%) Documentum
8 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (37.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (25.25%) OpenShift
4 16 (16.16%) PaaS
5 10 (10.10%) IaaS
6 7 (7.07%) GitHub
6 7 (7.07%) SaaS
7 3 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (2.02%) DHCP
2 2 (2.02%) DNS
2 2 (2.02%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.01%) LAN
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.17%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (14.14%) MongoDB
3 13 (13.13%) NuoDB
3 13 (13.13%) Redis
4 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.03%) MySQL
7 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.01%) Big Data
8 1 (1.01%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 31 (31.31%) JIRA
3 28 (28.28%) Jenkins
4 22 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 18 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 12 (12.12%) Selenium
7 7 (7.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.03%) git-flow
9 2 (2.02%) Appium
9 2 (2.02%) GitLab
9 2 (2.02%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.02%) Subversion
9 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.01%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.01%) Calabash
10 1 (1.01%) Maven
10 1 (1.01%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (20.20%) Finance
2 11 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Legal
4 3 (3.03%) Automotive
4 3 (3.03%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (35.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (23.23%) Developer
3 11 (11.11%) Architect
3 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.10%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Head of Development
6 8 (8.08%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Azure DevOps
8 6 (6.06%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Azure Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.04%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.30%) .NET
2 14 (14.14%) XML
3 11 (11.11%) SOAP
4 10 (10.10%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (9.09%) JSON
5 9 (9.09%) Web Services
6 8 (8.08%) AngularJS
7 7 (7.07%) REST
7 7 (7.07%) RESTful
8 5 (5.05%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (5.05%) HTML
8 5 (5.05%) iOS SDK
8 5 (5.05%) Node.js
8 5 (5.05%) Spring
9 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.04%) LAMP
9 4 (4.04%) Middleware
10 3 (3.03%) HTML5
10 3 (3.03%) LDAP
10 3 (3.03%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (5.05%) Robotics
2 3 (3.03%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.02%) Fintech
3 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.01%) Clustering
4 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.06%) Windows
3 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.01%) Android
4 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.28%) Scrum
3 21 (21.21%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (19.19%) Test Automation
5 17 (17.17%) Open Source
6 13 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.13%) Deployment Automation
6 13 (13.13%) Load Balancing
7 12 (12.12%) Microservices
8 11 (11.11%) Kanban
8 11 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.11%) Migration
8 11 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
9 10 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.08%) TDD
11 7 (7.07%) ITIL
11 7 (7.07%) Security Architecture
12 6 (6.06%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.24%) C#
2 20 (20.20%) SQL
3 17 (17.17%) Java
3 17 (17.17%) Python
4 16 (16.16%) PowerShell
5 10 (10.10%) Ruby
6 8 (8.08%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.08%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.07%) PHP
8 6 (6.06%) Apple Swift
9 5 (5.05%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.03%) C++
10 3 (3.03%) Go
10 3 (3.03%) VBScript
11 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.01%) Groovy
12 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) CISSP
1 5 (5.05%) TOGAF Certification
2 4 (4.04%) SSCP
3 2 (2.02%) Degree
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (23.23%) Docker
2 5 (5.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (14.14%) Ansible
2 9 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 5 (5.05%) Terraform
4 4 (4.04%) Puppet
5 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Kibana
6 1 (1.01%) logstash
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.13%) Red Hat
3 12 (12.12%) IBM
4 3 (3.03%) Apple
4 3 (3.03%) F5
4 3 (3.03%) Google
4 3 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco
5 2 (2.02%) New Relic
5 2 (2.02%) Nokia
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) Kofax
6 1 (1.01%) Meridio
6 1 (1.01%) OpenText
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle
6 1 (1.01%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.01%) VMware