Period
to 23 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Development Operations Linux/Unix
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +113
Contract jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 14 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £433 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,468 1,415 1,352
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 95.41% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 735 729
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £270 £257
90th Percentile £550 £544 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 48 45
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.03 £16.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.69% +35.42% -17.24%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.94 £8.50
90th Percentile £21.30 £18.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.13 £14.00
% change year-on-year -17.96% +22.32% -8.20%

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Milton Keynes

Linux/Unix DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Milton Keynes

Linux/Unix DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux/Unix DevOps in Milton Keynes

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Linux/Unix DevOps contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
4 9 (64.29%) OpenShift
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) PaaS
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (42.86%) IBM
6 6 (42.86%) JIRA
6 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
6 6 (42.86%) Selenium
6 6 (42.86%) Confluence
6 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
6 6 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (42.86%) NuoDB
6 6 (42.86%) Redis
6 6 (42.86%) OpenStack
6 6 (42.86%) IaaS
7 5 (35.71%) Gradle
7 5 (35.71%) RESTful
7 5 (35.71%) Terraform
7 5 (35.71%) Microservices
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (14.29%) Banking

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
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 6 (42.86%) Confluence
1 6 (42.86%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) OpenShift
2 7 (50.00%) PaaS
3 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (42.86%) IaaS
4 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 6 (42.86%) NuoDB
1 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (42.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) Selenium
4 5 (35.71%) Gradle
5 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
5 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
5 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (35.71%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 5 (35.71%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Terraform
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) F5