Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 24 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.

Continuous Delivery
London > South London
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 63 69
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 -12
Contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery 51 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 2.92% 2.62% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.96% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 5
South London median daily rate £555 £450 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -30.77% +52.94%
10th Percentile £425 £413 £508
90th Percentile £688 £575 £725
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £65.00 - £52.50

Continuous Delivery 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 South London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,545 777 984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 88.39% 88.40% 90.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,089 495 771
South London median daily rate £500 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.93% +15.47%
10th Percentile £337 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £600 £594
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 53 22
South London median hourly rate £42.88 £47.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.76% +123.81% -38.24%
10th Percentile £20.38 £17.50 £13.60
90th Percentile £47.83 £52.90 £47.83
London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.86 £21.07
% change year-on-year -1.45% +18.02% +5.33%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in South London

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Continuous Delivery in South London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Continuous Delivery in South London

Continuous Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in South London over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Continuous Delivery in South London

Continuous Delivery
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the South London region over the 6 months to 24 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
Croydon -25 44 £580 +28.89% 3
Continuous Delivery
London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 London region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 36 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (62.75%) DevOps
3 31 (60.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (56.86%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
6 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
7 23 (45.10%) VMware
8 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (39.22%) ITIL
10 18 (35.29%) Private Cloud
11 16 (31.37%) Java
11 16 (31.37%) Firewall
11 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (27.45%) Deployment Automation
13 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
13 13 (25.49%) Linux
14 12 (23.53%) Terraform
15 11 (21.57%) Virtual Environments
15 11 (21.57%) OpenStack
16 10 (19.61%) Kubernetes
16 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
16 10 (19.61%) CentOS
17 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
17 9 (17.65%) Degree
17 9 (17.65%) EMC
17 9 (17.65%) NetApp
17 9 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
17 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Storage
18 8 (15.69%) Cucumber

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 11 (21.57%) OpenStack
2 9 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (15.69%) Tomcat
4 7 (13.73%) JBoss
5 6 (11.76%) Confluence
6 4 (7.84%) Apache Spark
6 4 (7.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (5.88%) Jetty
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (60.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.76%) Office 365
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (9.80%) Sauce Labs
4 5 (9.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (7.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (5.88%) Heroku
6 3 (5.88%) IaaS
6 3 (5.88%) OpenShift
6 3 (5.88%) PaaS
6 3 (5.88%) SaaS
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) SAN
3 7 (13.73%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (13.73%) iSCSI
3 7 (13.73%) NAS
3 7 (13.73%) Software-Defined Networking
4 6 (11.76%) VPN
5 5 (9.80%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (7.84%) SSH
7 1 (1.96%) DNS
7 1 (1.96%) HTTP
7 1 (1.96%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.84%) HBase
4 3 (5.88%) Big Data
4 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (25.49%) Jenkins
2 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.69%) Cucumber
3 8 (15.69%) Maven
4 7 (13.73%) JIRA
5 5 (9.80%) Burp Suite
5 5 (9.80%) JMeter
5 5 (9.80%) Protractor
5 5 (9.80%) SoapUI
5 5 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
6 4 (7.84%) Ant
7 3 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (5.88%) ClearCase
7 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.88%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
7 3 (5.88%) Poseidon for UML
7 3 (5.88%) Selenium
7 3 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.80%) Advertising
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Architect
2 8 (15.69%) Data Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Data Storage Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Storage Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) EMC Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Project Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Agile Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Tester
6 3 (5.88%) Applications Architect
6 3 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (9.80%) Dropwizard
3 5 (9.80%) Java EE
3 5 (9.80%) RESTful
4 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.84%) OSGi
4 4 (7.84%) Spring
5 3 (5.88%) Apache Camel
5 3 (5.88%) GWT
5 3 (5.88%) HTML
5 3 (5.88%) HTML5
5 3 (5.88%) jQuery
5 3 (5.88%) JSON
5 3 (5.88%) Node.js
5 3 (5.88%) Play Framework
5 3 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.88%) React
5 3 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Private Cloud
2 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.88%) Derivative
3 3 (5.88%) NHS
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Linux
2 10 (19.61%) CentOS
3 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.88%) Android
5 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.88%) Debian
5 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 3 (5.88%) Windows
6 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) DevOps
2 29 (56.86%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (39.22%) ITIL
5 14 (27.45%) Deployment Automation
6 11 (21.57%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (15.69%) Migration
7 8 (15.69%) TDD
7 8 (15.69%) Test Automation
8 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (11.76%) Re-Platforming
9 5 (9.80%) BDD
9 5 (9.80%) Network Design
9 5 (9.80%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Scrum
9 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
10 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
10 4 (7.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
2 8 (15.69%) Python
3 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
3 4 (7.84%) Groovy
4 3 (5.88%) C++
4 3 (5.88%) Clojure
4 3 (5.88%) ClojureScript
4 3 (5.88%) Perl
4 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.88%) Ruby
4 3 (5.88%) Scala
4 3 (5.88%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (50.98%) Security Cleared
2 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.73%) Docker
3 7 (13.73%) NFS
4 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.88%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.96%) Postfix
6 1 (1.96%) Squid
6 1 (1.96%) vCloud
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) Terraform
2 10 (19.61%) Kubernetes
3 8 (15.69%) Ansible
3 8 (15.69%) Puppet
4 6 (11.76%) Kibana
4 6 (11.76%) logstash
5 5 (9.80%) ZABBIX
6 4 (7.84%) Consul
6 4 (7.84%) Packer
7 3 (5.88%) Salt
8 1 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.96%) Rancher
8 1 (1.96%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.96%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) VMware
2 9 (17.65%) EMC
2 9 (17.65%) NetApp
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle
4 6 (11.76%) Citrix
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Cloudera
6 3 (5.88%) Hortonworks
6 3 (5.88%) Sybase
7 1 (1.96%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) Sonatype