Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 13 April 2021 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 19 20
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing DevOps 34 27 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 14.78% 8.79% 8.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.59% 9.75% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 26
10th Percentile £445 £425 £375
25th Percentile £475 £440 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £533 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +6.50% -4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £620 £560 £550
90th Percentile £623 £575 £602
South Wales median daily rate £500 £475 £518
% change year-on-year +5.26% -8.21% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.25 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £26.25 - -

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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 205 277 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 89.13% 90.23% 90.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 218 252
10th Percentile £313 £350 £313
25th Percentile £416 £402 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £550 £529 £536
90th Percentile £613 £563 £575
South Wales median daily rate £433 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -3.89% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 16
10th Percentile £14.50 £15.71 £15.00
25th Percentile £16.37 " £18.06
Median hourly rate £21.86 £19.18 £23.25
Median % change year-on-year +13.97% -17.49% -51.06%
75th Percentile £25.00 £22.38 £43.00
90th Percentile £36.20 £23.85 £46.00
South Wales median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year +7.89% -17.09% +23.88%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Newport

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Daily rate trend for DevOps in Newport

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Newport over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for DevOps in Newport

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) GCP
3 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure as Code
4 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 11 (32.35%) Python
6 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (26.47%) Confluence
7 9 (26.47%) Microservices
7 9 (26.47%) Terraform
7 9 (26.47%) JIRA
8 8 (23.53%) Google
8 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (20.59%) AWS
9 7 (20.59%) Java
9 7 (20.59%) SOA
10 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (17.65%) Trello
11 4 (11.76%) Ansible
11 4 (11.76%) Docker
11 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
11 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
11 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
11 4 (11.76%) Kubernetes
11 4 (11.76%) HTTP
11 4 (11.76%) Change Management
11 4 (11.76%) Windows

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 9 (26.47%) Confluence
2 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) GCP
2 7 (20.59%) AWS
3 6 (17.65%) Trello
4 2 (5.88%) GitHub
5 1 (2.94%) Azure
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Functions
5 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.88%) GitLab
3 2 (5.88%) Rational Quality Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 4 (11.76%) Billing
1 4 (11.76%) Public Sector
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Python Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) AWS Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Gherkin
1 2 (5.88%) REST
1 2 (5.88%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
1 2 (5.88%) PKI
1 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
1 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
1 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure as Code
3 12 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (26.47%) Microservices
7 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (20.59%) SOA
9 6 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (11.76%) Change Management
10 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Cloud Enablement
11 3 (8.82%) Interaction Design
11 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.82%) Requirements Engineering
11 3 (8.82%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineering
11 3 (8.82%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
12 2 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
12 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Python
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.76%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) Groovy
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.94%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Terraform
2 4 (11.76%) Ansible
2 4 (11.76%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.88%) Capistrano
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Google
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Dell
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.94%) Databricks
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft