Period
to 22 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 22 November 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 36 19
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17 +23
Contract jobs citing DevOps 9 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 3.36% 3.62% 7.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 4.21% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 17
Norfolk median daily rate £430 £550 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.82% +7.84% +56.92%
10th Percentile £355 £510 £338
90th Percentile £474 £625 £613
East of England median daily rate £513 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -2.38% +5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £44.50 -
% change year-on-year +12.36% - -

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 Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 203 309 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 75.75% 86.07% 85.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 212 204
Norfolk median daily rate £406 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +13.33% +17.19%
10th Percentile £201 £275 £195
90th Percentile £538 £511 £523
East of England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 12
Norfolk median hourly rate £13.00 £11.17 £18.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.38% -40.16% -18.85%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.68 £11.82
90th Percentile £23.35 £11.91 £27.22
East of England median hourly rate £17.99 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -41.03% -1.61% +30.53%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Norfolk

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Norfolk

DevOps
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 22 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +10 9 £430 -28.33% 4
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 3 (33.33%) Docker
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (33.33%) Artefact Management
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) PlateSpin
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Cosmos DB
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
1 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Artefact Management
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Grafana
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) PlateSpin
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Dynatrace
3 1 (11.11%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) Telerik