Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 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.

Octopus Deploy
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 89 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 8 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.63% 0.98% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.49% 5.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 0
North East median daily rate £483 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.97% - -
England median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
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 321 202 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 25.36% 16.48% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 139 312
North East median daily rate £430 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +10.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £307 £296 £250
90th Percentile £556 £615 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 14
North East median hourly rate £31.75 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.44% +60.71% +107.41%
10th Percentile £27.58 £40.30 £26.33
90th Percentile £34.53 £48.66 £29.26
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.14%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 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
Tyne and Wear +14 6 £500 +21.21% 1
Durham -20 1 £465 +11.04%
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) Selenium
4 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (50.00%) JUnit
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (50.00%) GitLab
4 4 (50.00%) SonarQube
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
5 3 (37.50%) hapi
5 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) JMeter
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) OWASP
6 2 (25.00%) Ivanti
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP

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 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) GitLab
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Azure DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) hapi
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (37.50%) OWASP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
5 2 (25.00%) Case Management
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft