Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux DevOps Engineer was £538 per day in advertised job vacancies in South London during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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.

Linux Development Operations Engineer
London > South London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 113 89
Rank change year-on-year -15 -24 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 13 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 0.68% 0.79% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.82% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
South London median daily rate £538 £455 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.13% -4.21% +20.63%
10th Percentile £464 £363 £425
90th Percentile £651 £660 £488
London median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - £75.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South London. 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 London
Contract vacancies in South London with a recognized job title 1,825 1,577 936
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 95.46% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,427 1,098 616
South London median daily rate £500 £488 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +16.42% +11.67%
10th Percentile £333 £300 £225
90th Percentile £625 £651 £575
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 54 43
South London median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £21.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +88.68% +6.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £13.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.11 £47.83 £50.00
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.23
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +1.13%

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in South London

Linux DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in South London

Linux DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux DevOps Engineer in South London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux DevOps Engineer in South London

Linux DevOps Engineer
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 Linux DevOps Engineer within the South London region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 -23 7 £616 +35.44%
Bromley - 4 £525 - 1
Linux DevOps Engineer
London

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Linux DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
4 6 (46.15%) JBoss
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) Maven
5 5 (38.46%) CentOS
5 5 (38.46%) Release Management
5 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (38.46%) Deployment Automation
5 5 (38.46%) Vagrant
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Puppet
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) PaaS
7 3 (23.08%) Ansible
7 3 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (23.08%) Serverless
8 2 (15.38%) Terraform
8 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
8 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) Banking

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
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 6 (46.15%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) PaaS
2 3 (23.08%) Serverless
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) Maven
3 5 (38.46%) Vagrant
4 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
5 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EJB
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (38.46%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP