Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 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.

DevOps
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +14
Contract jobs citing DevOps 22 121 131
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.82% 10.75% 8.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 12.05% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 78 77
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £315 £361 £357
90th Percentile £691 £561 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £66.00 £40.84 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.63% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £66.00 £40.84 -
% change year-on-year +61.63% - -

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 382 1,004 1,327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.77% 89.17% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 573 735
Median daily rate £450 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -
10th Percentile £291 £269 £239
90th Percentile £638 £600 £554
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £438 £401
% change year-on-year - +9.03% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 46 59
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £13.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +30.25% -1.29%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.85 £9.70
90th Percentile £42.00 £48.34 £17.50
Median hourly rate £16.00 £23.88 £14.50
% change year-on-year -32.98% +64.66% -10.77%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Milton Keynes

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for DevOps in Milton Keynes

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for DevOps in Milton Keynes

DevOps
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for DevOps in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 14 (63.64%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle
3 12 (54.55%) Linux
4 11 (50.00%) Windows
4 11 (50.00%) SOAP
4 11 (50.00%) Ant
4 11 (50.00%) Perl
4 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (45.45%) JIRA
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 10 (45.45%) MySQL
5 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 10 (45.45%) Unix
5 10 (45.45%) LDAP
5 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
6 9 (40.91%) RACF
6 9 (40.91%) Mainframe
6 9 (40.91%) Python
6 9 (40.91%) Eclipse
6 9 (40.91%) XML
6 9 (40.91%) JSP
6 9 (40.91%) Servlets
6 9 (40.91%) DB2

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 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Azure Stack
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
1 1 (4.55%) SMTP
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
1 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) DB2
2 9 (40.91%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Ant
1 11 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) JIRA
3 9 (40.91%) Eclipse
3 9 (40.91%) Selenium
4 5 (22.73%) JUnit
5 2 (9.09%) Hudson
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) SailPoint Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Integration Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Developer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) GIS Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) SailPoint Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) SOAP
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) LDAP
2 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) JSP
3 9 (40.91%) SailPoint
3 9 (40.91%) Servlets
3 9 (40.91%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) Node.js
5 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 5 (22.73%) Electron Framework
7 4 (18.18%) Middleware
8 2 (9.09%) JMS
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (9.09%) Spring
9 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
9 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
9 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (40.91%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) Unix
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 7 (31.82%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Feature Extraction
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Task Automation
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 11 (50.00%) Perl
4 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 9 (40.91%) BeanShell
5 9 (40.91%) Bourne shell
5 9 (40.91%) C
5 9 (40.91%) Korn
5 9 (40.91%) Python
6 5 (22.73%) PHP
7 2 (9.09%) C#
7 2 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.09%) VBScript
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
1 9 (40.91%) RACF
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Terraform
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.55%) ESRI
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft