Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 August 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 20 28
Rank change year-on-year -23 +8 +50
Contract jobs citing DevOps 179 181 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.50% 7.23% 6.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.29% 8.41% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 150 144
Surrey median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £388 £325 £379
90th Percentile £608 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate £23.00 £57.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.65% - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £57.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -38.60% +3.64% +37.50%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,848 2,152 2,178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 87.52% 85.98% 85.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,982 1,495 1,489
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -0.58% +6.88%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 57 92
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.83% -22.59%
10th Percentile £11.05 £14.25 £13.47
90th Percentile £50.93 £48.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.78 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.39% -12.09% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Surrey

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Surrey

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Surrey

DevOps
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DevOps in Surrey

DevOps
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for DevOps in Surrey

DevOps
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Guildford -1 28 £550 +12.82% 4
Staines -10 23 £525 +6.33%
Sunbury-on-Thames -13 20 £465 -18.71%
Redhill +19 8 £525 +37.25%
Woking +1 7 £423 +9.03% 1
Leatherhead -11 4 £595 +32.22% 4
Reigate -37 4 £513 +11.11% 6
Epsom - 3 £350 - 1
Farnham - 2 - -
Weybridge - 2 £531 - 3
Dorking - 1 £563 - 1
Egham - 1 - -
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 106 (59.22%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (37.99%) Java
3 60 (33.52%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (32.40%) Jenkins
4 58 (32.40%) Scrum
5 57 (31.84%) Amazon AWS
6 49 (27.37%) Ansible
7 45 (25.14%) Git (software)
8 44 (24.58%) Linux
9 41 (22.91%) BDD
10 40 (22.35%) Python
10 40 (22.35%) TDD
11 38 (21.23%) Finance
11 38 (21.23%) REST
12 36 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
13 34 (18.99%) Test Automation
13 34 (18.99%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (17.32%) Node.js
15 29 (16.20%) Docker
15 29 (16.20%) JavaScript
16 25 (13.97%) Puppet
17 24 (13.41%) Relational Database
18 23 (12.85%) SAP
19 22 (12.29%) AngularJS
19 22 (12.29%) Kubernetes
20 21 (11.73%) JSON
21 20 (11.17%) Degree
21 20 (11.17%) Ruby
21 20 (11.17%) PostgreSQL
21 20 (11.17%) Web Services

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (7.26%) Confluence
2 10 (5.59%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.47%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (3.91%) CMS
5 5 (2.79%) Mule
5 5 (2.79%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.79%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.23%) IIS
7 3 (1.68%) nginx
7 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.12%) Apache
8 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.12%) JBoss
8 2 (1.12%) SAS
9 1 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.68%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.68%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.68%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.12%) RMDS
3 2 (1.12%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 57 (31.84%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (20.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.38%) OpenShift
4 12 (6.70%) GitHub
5 7 (3.91%) IaaS
6 6 (3.35%) PaaS
7 5 (2.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.79%) Force.com
7 5 (2.79%) SaaS
8 4 (2.23%) Office 365
9 3 (1.68%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (1.12%) Quay.io
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.56%) Google Play
11 1 (0.56%) npm
11 1 (0.56%) Sauce Labs
11 1 (0.56%) Serverless
11 1 (0.56%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.35%) DSL
2 5 (2.79%) DNS
2 5 (2.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.68%) Firewall
3 3 (1.68%) Network Security
4 2 (1.12%) DHCP
4 2 (1.12%) HTTP
4 2 (1.12%) Multicast
4 2 (1.12%) SSL
4 2 (1.12%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) Converged Networks
5 1 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.56%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.56%) MPLS
5 1 (0.56%) SAN
5 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.41%) Relational Database
2 20 (11.17%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (10.06%) Hadoop
4 17 (9.50%) MongoDB
4 17 (9.50%) SQL Server
5 13 (7.26%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.15%) MySQL
7 10 (5.59%) Big Data
8 9 (5.03%) HBase
8 9 (5.03%) Redis
9 5 (2.79%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.68%) MySQL Workbench
10 3 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.12%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.12%) Impala
12 1 (0.56%) DB2
12 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (32.40%) Jenkins
2 45 (25.14%) Git (software)
3 19 (10.61%) JIRA
3 19 (10.61%) Subversion
4 14 (7.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (7.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (7.26%) Artifactory
5 13 (7.26%) TeamCity
6 12 (6.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (5.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (4.47%) MSBuild
8 8 (4.47%) NUnit
9 7 (3.91%) Hudson
10 6 (3.35%) Gradle
10 6 (3.35%) JUnit
10 6 (3.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (3.35%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (2.79%) SonarQube
11 5 (2.79%) Travis CI
11 5 (2.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (21.23%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Banking
3 3 (1.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.56%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (29.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 44 (24.58%) Developer
3 16 (8.94%) Java Developer
4 15 (8.38%) Architect
5 12 (6.70%) Analyst
6 11 (6.15%) Angular Developer
6 11 (6.15%) AWS DevOps
6 11 (6.15%) Consultant
6 11 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (5.59%) Automation Engineer
8 9 (5.03%) .NET Developer
8 9 (5.03%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (5.03%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (4.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.91%) DevOps Developer
10 7 (3.91%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.23%) REST
2 31 (17.32%) Node.js
3 22 (12.29%) AngularJS
4 21 (11.73%) JSON
5 20 (11.17%) Web Services
6 19 (10.61%) .NET
7 17 (9.50%) SOAP
7 17 (9.50%) Vue.js
8 15 (8.38%) HTML
9 14 (7.82%) jQuery
10 13 (7.26%) CSS
10 13 (7.26%) OAuth
11 10 (5.59%) React
12 9 (5.03%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (5.03%) RESTful
12 9 (5.03%) Sass
12 9 (5.03%) WPF
13 8 (4.47%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 8 (4.47%) Unity DI Container
14 7 (3.91%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (11.17%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (6.70%) Public Cloud
3 10 (5.59%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.03%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.47%) Clustering
6 7 (3.91%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.35%) Blog
7 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.35%) User Experience
8 5 (2.79%) iPad
9 4 (2.23%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.23%) Fat Client
9 4 (2.23%) Tandem
9 4 (2.23%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.68%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.68%) PKI
10 3 (1.68%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.58%) Linux
2 16 (8.94%) Android
2 16 (8.94%) Apple iOS
3 13 (7.26%) Unix
4 11 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (6.15%) Windows
5 10 (5.59%) CentOS
6 8 (4.47%) CoreOS
7 7 (3.91%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.79%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.68%) AIX
10 2 (1.12%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.12%) Solaris
10 2 (1.12%) SUSE
10 2 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (59.22%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (33.52%) Continuous Integration
3 58 (32.40%) Scrum
4 41 (22.91%) BDD
5 40 (22.35%) TDD
6 34 (18.99%) Continuous Delivery
6 34 (18.99%) Test Automation
7 16 (8.94%) Kanban
7 16 (8.94%) Migration
8 13 (7.26%) Configuration Management
8 13 (7.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (7.26%) Identity Management
8 13 (7.26%) User Stories
9 12 (6.70%) Android Development
9 12 (6.70%) iOS Development
9 12 (6.70%) Multithreading
9 12 (6.70%) Open Source
9 12 (6.70%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (6.70%) SDLC
9 12 (6.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 68 (37.99%) Java
2 40 (22.35%) Python
3 29 (16.20%) JavaScript
4 20 (11.17%) Ruby
5 18 (10.06%) C#
5 18 (10.06%) SQL
6 11 (6.15%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.59%) Perl
8 9 (5.03%) Groovy
9 8 (4.47%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.47%) XAML
10 7 (3.91%) Go
10 7 (3.91%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.91%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.35%) Apex Code
12 5 (2.79%) Java 8
12 5 (2.79%) PHP
12 5 (2.79%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.12%) R
13 2 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (11.17%) Degree
2 14 (7.82%) Security Cleared
3 13 (7.26%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.15%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (2.79%) ISEB
6 4 (2.23%) ISEB Practitioner
6 4 (2.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.68%) CISA
7 3 (1.68%) CISM
7 3 (1.68%) CISSP
7 3 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.68%) CREST Certified
7 3 (1.68%) IISP
7 3 (1.68%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.68%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) QA
2 5 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.68%) GDPR
3 3 (1.68%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (1.68%) ISO 22301
3 3 (1.68%) ISO 31000
3 3 (1.68%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (16.20%) Docker
2 6 (3.35%) HDFS
3 3 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.12%) Ceph
4 2 (1.12%) etcd
4 2 (1.12%) flannel
4 2 (1.12%) GlusterFS
4 2 (1.12%) SkyDNS
5 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (27.37%) Ansible
2 25 (13.97%) Puppet
3 22 (12.29%) Kubernetes
4 19 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.59%) Terraform
6 9 (5.03%) Nagios
7 4 (2.23%) HP ALM
7 4 (2.23%) SCOM
8 3 (1.68%) Nessus
8 3 (1.68%) Salt
8 3 (1.68%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 2 (1.12%) Graphite
9 2 (1.12%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.12%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.12%) rkt
9 2 (1.12%) Sysdig
10 1 (0.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 23 (12.85%) SAP
2 16 (8.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.94%) Splunk
3 13 (7.26%) Oracle
4 7 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.35%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.35%) Remedy
5 6 (3.35%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.79%) Cisco
6 5 (2.79%) HP
6 5 (2.79%) hybris
7 4 (2.23%) Cloudera
7 4 (2.23%) ForgeRock
7 4 (2.23%) Google
7 4 (2.23%) IBM
7 4 (2.23%) Sun
8 3 (1.68%) ArcSight
8 3 (1.68%) Centrify
8 3 (1.68%) MathWorks
8 3 (1.68%) VMware