Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 June 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.

Octopus Deploy
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 298 313 375
Rank change year-on-year +15 +62 -17
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 67 48 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.22% 2.01% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 21
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +25.00% -12.00%
10th Percentile £323 £350 £313
90th Percentile £537 £463 £400
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3,013 2,390 2,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.33% 15.54% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,829 1,429 1,574
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 80 86
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -2.82% +10.63%
10th Percentile £36.50 £15.00 £33.25
90th Percentile £67.25 £74.48 £54.88
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +14.74%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in the South East

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in the South East

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in the South East over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in the South East

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Thames Valley +1 27 £419 +19.64% 6
Berkshire +9 20 £400 +10.34% 2
Hampshire +1 15 £350 -26.32% 5
Surrey -30 10 £500 +21.21% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 7 £500 +42.86% 4
East Sussex +10 6 £475 +5.56% 1
West Sussex -13 5 £341 -14.69% 2
Kent - 3 £500 - 4
Middlesex - 1 £475 -
Octopus Deploy
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 51 (76.12%) C#
2 49 (73.13%) .NET
3 48 (71.64%) TeamCity
4 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (50.75%) AngularJS
6 29 (43.28%) ASP.NET
7 28 (41.79%) MVC
7 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (37.31%) Git (software)
9 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
10 20 (29.85%) Deployment Automation
11 19 (28.36%) DevOps
11 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (26.87%) TDD
13 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
13 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
13 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
14 16 (23.88%) Web Development
14 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
15 15 (22.39%) Scrum
15 15 (22.39%) WCF
15 15 (22.39%) Kanban
15 15 (22.39%) Microservices
15 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (20.90%) API Design
16 14 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
17 13 (19.40%) REST
17 13 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (19.40%) RESTful

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (14.93%) Confluence
1 10 (14.93%) IIS
2 6 (8.96%) CMS
3 5 (7.46%) Apache Solr
3 5 (7.46%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.97%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (11.94%) NuGet
4 7 (10.45%) IaaS
4 7 (10.45%) PaaS
5 4 (5.97%) GitHub
5 4 (5.97%) npm
6 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Firewall
1 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.46%) Endeca
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.99%) MySQL
6 2 (2.99%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Redis
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (71.64%) TeamCity
2 25 (37.31%) Git (software)
3 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
4 13 (19.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (16.42%) JIRA
6 8 (11.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (11.94%) Eclipse
6 8 (11.94%) Maven
7 7 (10.45%) Bitbucket
8 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
9 4 (5.97%) Artifactory
9 4 (5.97%) Mercurial
9 4 (5.97%) SonarQube
9 4 (5.97%) Vagrant
10 2 (2.99%) MSBuild
10 2 (2.99%) Selenium
10 2 (2.99%) WiX
11 1 (1.49%) JMeter
11 1 (1.49%) NUnit
11 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Advertising
2 1 (1.49%) Back Office
2 1 (1.49%) Games
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.39%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.43%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
6 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.46%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Angular Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.97%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (73.13%) .NET
2 34 (50.75%) AngularJS
3 29 (43.28%) ASP.NET
4 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
5 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
6 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (22.39%) WCF
7 13 (19.40%) REST
7 13 (19.40%) RESTful
8 11 (16.42%) .NET Core
9 10 (14.93%) Angular 2
10 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Core
11 7 (10.45%) Web Services
12 6 (8.96%) CSS
12 6 (8.96%) HTML
13 5 (7.46%) Java EE
14 3 (4.48%) jQuery
14 3 (4.48%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (4.48%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) MVC
3 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (29.85%) Deployment Automation
5 19 (28.36%) DevOps
6 18 (26.87%) TDD
7 16 (23.88%) Web Development
8 15 (22.39%) Kanban
8 15 (22.39%) Microservices
8 15 (22.39%) Scrum
9 14 (20.90%) API Design
9 14 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
10 12 (17.91%) SDLC
10 12 (17.91%) Unit Testing
11 10 (14.93%) Migration
12 8 (11.94%) BDD
12 8 (11.94%) Change Control
12 8 (11.94%) Low Latency
12 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) C#
2 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
3 13 (19.40%) Java
3 13 (19.40%) SQL
4 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
4 11 (16.42%) TypeScript
5 9 (13.43%) C++
6 8 (11.94%) CQL
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) ISO 9001
1 8 (11.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Opsview
2 5 (7.46%) Ansible
2 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.46%) Puppet
3 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) VMware
3 7 (10.45%) Sitecore
4 5 (7.46%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle