Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 23 April 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.

DevOps
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 7 36
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 +7
Contract jobs citing DevOps 57 113 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.47% 11.61% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.42% 13.23% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 73 20
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £490 £500 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +4.71% -9.05%
10th Percentile £363 £355 £325
90th Percentile £640 £635 £605
East Midlands median daily rate £478 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +8.52% -2.22% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 499 854 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 82.89% 87.77% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 532 385
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £277 £275 £257
90th Percentile £561 £588 £533
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 16
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.45 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.24% -21.62% +19.35%
10th Percentile £9.23 £10.34 £10.38
90th Percentile £19.63 £43.98 £25.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £16.75 £16.55
% change year-on-year -16.42% +1.21% -5.43%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Nottinghamshire

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Nottinghamshire

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Nottinghamshire

DevOps
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 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 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 -10 52 £483 -3.50% 17
DevOps
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 32 (56.14%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (47.37%) Ansible
3 27 (47.37%) Docker
4 24 (42.11%) Linux
5 22 (38.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
7 17 (29.82%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (29.82%) Java
7 17 (29.82%) Scrum
8 16 (28.07%) Terraform
9 14 (24.56%) Bitbucket
9 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
10 13 (22.81%) Kubernetes
10 13 (22.81%) CentOS
10 13 (22.81%) Finance
10 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
11 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
12 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (17.54%) Windows
14 9 (15.79%) JIRA
14 9 (15.79%) Puppet
14 9 (15.79%) Microservices
15 8 (14.04%) OpenShift
15 8 (14.04%) Confluence
15 8 (14.04%) Splunk
15 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
15 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
15 8 (14.04%) Python
15 8 (14.04%) MySQL

DevOps
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 8 (14.04%) Confluence
2 6 (10.53%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) JBoss
2 6 (10.53%) nginx
3 4 (7.02%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.75%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 32 (56.14%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (38.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (14.04%) OpenShift
4 6 (10.53%) PaaS
5 5 (8.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (8.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (5.26%) Route 53
7 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.51%) IaaS
7 2 (3.51%) SaaS
7 2 (3.51%) Serverless
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.75%) HBase
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Git (software)
2 14 (24.56%) Bitbucket
2 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.79%) JIRA
4 7 (12.28%) Maven
4 7 (12.28%) MSBuild
4 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (8.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (7.02%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
7 3 (5.26%) Gradle
7 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.51%) Subversion
9 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.75%) JUnit
9 1 (1.75%) Selenium
9 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Publishing
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Administrator
5 5 (8.77%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (8.77%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Lead Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (5.26%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.51%) AWS Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
1 7 (12.28%) Kafka
1 7 (12.28%) Web Services
2 6 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (8.77%) Memcached
4 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.02%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (7.02%) PHP-FPM
5 3 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.51%) HTML
6 2 (3.51%) LDAP
6 2 (3.51%) Node.js
6 2 (3.51%) OAuth
6 2 (3.51%) OAuth2
6 2 (3.51%) React
6 2 (3.51%) REST
6 2 (3.51%) Spring
6 2 (3.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Fintech
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) CentOS
3 10 (17.54%) Windows
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.51%) Android
5 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.75%) Debian
6 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Scrum
3 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.79%) Microservices
6 8 (14.04%) Issue Tracking
6 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (12.28%) Reverse Engineering
7 7 (12.28%) Systems Engineering
8 6 (10.53%) Open Source
8 6 (10.53%) SDLC
9 5 (8.77%) SOA
9 5 (8.77%) TOGAF
10 4 (7.02%) Analytics
10 4 (7.02%) Application Rationalisation
10 4 (7.02%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (7.02%) Open Source Development
10 4 (7.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) Java
2 8 (14.04%) Python
3 6 (10.53%) Groovy
4 5 (8.77%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) PHP
4 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.77%) SQL
5 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.02%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) COBIT
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (47.37%) Docker
2 4 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) NFS
5 1 (1.75%) Samba
5 1 (1.75%) Squid
5 1 (1.75%) Varnish
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (47.37%) Ansible
2 17 (29.82%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (28.07%) Terraform
4 13 (22.81%) Kubernetes
5 9 (15.79%) Puppet
6 5 (8.77%) HAProxy
7 4 (7.02%) Nagios
8 3 (5.26%) Icinga
9 2 (3.51%) Salt
10 1 (1.75%) Cacti
10 1 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (1.75%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
2 8 (14.04%) Splunk
3 6 (10.53%) AppDynamics
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.02%) SAP
4 4 (7.02%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) WSO2
5 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) New Relic
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) Tableau