Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Systems Engineer was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

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 System Engineer
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Systems Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.70% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Slough median daily rate £488 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £500 -
% change year-on-year -15.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 269 280 448
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 93.96% 91.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 186 311
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £213 £203 £231
90th Percentile £557 £506 £506
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 21
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.79% +46.15% -26.76%
10th Percentile £18.63 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £41.25 £38.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.88 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.50% -25.00% +14.29%

DevOps Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Systems Engineer in Slough over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps Systems Engineer in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, DevOps Systems Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region featuring DevOps Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (50.00%) Cobbler
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing

DevOps Systems Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware