Period
to 15 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Systems Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 15 January 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 System Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 354 353
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Systems Engineer 0 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.079% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.084% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 12
South East median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +43.94%
England median daily rate £525 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £55.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,070 15,481 14,276
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.29% 94.17% 93.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,036 9,292 8,448
South East median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +6.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £240 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 579 572 732
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.31
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £47.45
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -

DevOps Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Systems Engineer in the South East

DevOps Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Systems Engineer in the South East