Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 19 October 2018 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 20 40
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 +7
Contract jobs citing DevOps 5 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.47% 4.76% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 6.25% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Slough median daily rate £538 £400 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -25.58% +13.16%
10th Percentile £313 £341 £434
90th Percentile £575 £541 £651
Berkshire median daily rate £483 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +7.22% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £41.50 -

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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 280 224 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 82.35% 76.19% 80.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 148 173
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £207 £261 £251
90th Percentile £552 £550 £486
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Slough median hourly rate £18.75 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.93% +12.00% -39.02%
10th Percentile £15.68 £14.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.70 £16.80 £40.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% -33.96%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Slough

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Slough

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Slough over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Slough region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Java 8
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Terraform
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby

DevOps
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 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Java 8
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform