Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 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.

Octopus Deploy
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 186 156
Rank change year-on-year +11 -30 +37
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 3 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.067% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 1.66% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
Scotland median daily rate - £400 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% +66.09%
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 877 783 567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.47% 15.71% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 501 352
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £307 £285 £275
90th Percentile £550 £550 £486
UK median daily rate £480 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +1.05% +11.76% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 5
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +73.21% -47.52%
10th Percentile £29.00 £12.71 £14.74
90th Percentile £44.50 £40.20 £45.69
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% +2.41% -2.24%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in Scotland

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in Scotland

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Edinburgh +9 3 - -
Octopus Deploy
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (100.00%) New Relic
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) Zephyr
1 3 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (100.00%) Datadog
1 3 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Sentinel
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Datadog
1 3 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) IBM UrbanCode
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Architect
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) New Relic
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle