Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 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.

Octopus Deploy
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 88 149
Rank change year-on-year -11 +61 -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 9 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.68% 1.25% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.64% 7.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 1
North East median daily rate £500 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £435 £406 £275
90th Percentile £530 £435 £325
England median daily rate £500 £493 £444
% change year-on-year +1.52% +10.99% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 341 209 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 25.60% 17.46% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 157 292
North East median daily rate £450 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +14.86% -12.43%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £563 £638 £494
England median daily rate £488 £470 £435
% change year-on-year +3.72% +8.05% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
North East median hourly rate £31.75 £45.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.44% +78.22% +87.04%
10th Percentile £27.58 £39.75 £24.23
90th Percentile £34.53 £48.80 £26.48
England median hourly rate £42.75 £43.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +7.41% +1.25%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in the North East

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in the North East

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear +5 7 £500 +21.21%
Durham -24 2 £465 +12.73% 3
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 North East region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Docker
3 5 (55.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) SonarQube
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (44.44%) GitLab
4 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
4 4 (44.44%) JUnit
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) JMeter
5 3 (33.33%) OWASP
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) hapi
5 3 (33.33%) Web Operations
6 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (22.22%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (22.22%) Case Management
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (22.22%) Terraform
6 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (22.22%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) GitLab
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 4 (44.44%) SonarQube
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (88.89%) Azure DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 8 (88.89%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) hapi
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) OWASP
4 3 (33.33%) Web Operations
5 2 (22.22%) Case Management
5 2 (22.22%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
1 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft