Period
to 12 December 2019

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Development Operations Engineer
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 49 51
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +27
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 16 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.35% 3.23% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 3.40% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 26
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £488 £496
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -1.76% +10.28%
10th Percentile £275 £340 £369
90th Percentile £550 £550 £553
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 654 705 932
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.18% 95.01% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 446 615
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £407 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.63% -
10th Percentile £232 £253 £275
90th Percentile £613 £550 £563
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 41
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £11.33 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.95% -19.11% +9.80%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £33.13 £17.64 £28.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.31 £14.64 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.24% -2.43% +10.72%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Nottinghamshire

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Engineer in Nottinghamshire

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps Engineer in Nottinghamshire

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Nottingham +6 16 £450 -6.49% 8
DevOps Engineer
East Midlands

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (62.50%) Terraform
3 9 (56.25%) Docker
3 9 (56.25%) AWS
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) Azure
7 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (31.25%) Python
7 5 (31.25%) Java
8 4 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (25.00%) Microservices
8 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (25.00%) Ansible
8 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
9 3 (18.75%) Packer
9 3 (18.75%) C#
9 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 3 (18.75%) MySQL
9 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
10 2 (12.50%) Amazon Neptune
10 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
10 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Azure
3 4 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon Neptune
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) git-flow
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) pytest
1 1 (6.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Debian
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Microservices
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Decision-Making
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Terraform
2 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
3 4 (25.00%) Ansible
4 3 (18.75%) Packer
5 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.25%) VMware