Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 17 November 2017 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 of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 338 342
Rank change year-on-year +85 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 48 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.42% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.33% 1.06% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 15
North of England median daily rate £413 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.74% -6.88% -
10th Percentile £319 £331 £337
90th Percentile £453 £438 £438
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North of England median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2056 2361 2478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 18.20% 15.54% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1579 1581
North of England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £290 £283 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 45 55
North of England median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £35.00 £24.85 £19.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £43.60 £43.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in the North of England

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in the North of England

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the North of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in the North of England

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Yorkshire +36 23 £338 -9.40% 8
North West +29 13 £388 +3.33% 1
North East - 12 £413 - 2
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North of England region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 28 (58.33%) .NET
2 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (52.08%) C#
3 24 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 20 (41.67%) DevOps
6 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
7 18 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (35.42%) SQL
9 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (31.25%) PowerShell
11 14 (29.17%) TDD
11 14 (29.17%) Windows
12 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
12 13 (27.08%) Scrum
12 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
12 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
13 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (25.00%) JIRA
13 12 (25.00%) Finance
13 12 (25.00%) Subversion
13 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (25.00%) SOA
14 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
14 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
14 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
14 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web API

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (18.75%) Confluence
2 4 (8.33%) CMS
3 3 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.25%) NServiceBus
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 2 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.17%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) IPsec
1 1 (2.08%) Skype
1 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (18.75%) QlikView
5 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (25.00%) JIRA
2 12 (25.00%) Subversion
3 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
4 10 (20.83%) TeamCity
5 5 (10.42%) Selenium
6 4 (8.33%) gulp
7 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
7 3 (6.25%) Protractor
7 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.08%) Grunt
9 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 13 (27.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 11 (22.92%) Azure DevOps
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Developer
6 10 (20.83%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (18.75%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 9 (18.75%) Senior SQL Developer
8 8 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
8 8 (16.67%) Lead Developer
9 7 (14.58%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (14.58%) Windows Engineer
10 6 (12.50%) Windows DevOps Engineer
11 5 (10.42%) Senior DevOps
11 5 (10.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
12 3 (6.25%) CRM Developer
13 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (58.33%) .NET
2 24 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
3 11 (22.92%) Angular 2
3 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
3 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (18.75%) CSS
4 9 (18.75%) CSS3
4 9 (18.75%) HTML
4 9 (18.75%) HTML5
4 9 (18.75%) Sass
5 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
5 8 (16.67%) JSON
5 8 (16.67%) RESTful
5 8 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 3 (6.25%) SOAP
6 3 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) DevOps
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) TDD
4 13 (27.08%) Scrum
4 13 (27.08%) Test Automation
5 12 (25.00%) SOA
6 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.83%) ETL
8 9 (18.75%) Analytical Thinking
8 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
8 9 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (18.75%) Microservices
8 9 (18.75%) MVC
8 9 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (16.67%) Web Development
10 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
11 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (6.25%) CRM
11 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C#
2 17 (35.42%) SQL
3 15 (31.25%) PowerShell
4 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) MCITP
1 9 (18.75%) MCSE
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
1 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) RedGate
3 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.17%) VMware