Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 44 46
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 +51
Contract jobs citing DevOps 211 105 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.94% 4.61% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.07% 5.49% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 83 86
Surrey median daily rate £513 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.19% -4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £425 £325 £330
90th Percentile £613 £575 £600
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate £50.75 £57.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.96% - -
South East median hourly rate £64.00 £67.89 £55.00
% change year-on-year -5.73% +23.44% +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 2,615 1,913 2,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 85.96% 84.01% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,831 1,272 1,415
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £313 £282 £269
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 54 143
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -32.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.70 £13.58 £13.50
90th Percentile £52.13 £48.90 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +9.09%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +11 41 £506 -20.63%
Staines -3 24 £518 +3.50% 2
Guildford +5 21 £585 +24.80% 9
Reigate -21 14 £500 +21.14% 8
Redhill +24 13 £475 +23.38% 2
Woking +4 3 £425 +11.48%
Leatherhead -12 3 £590 +57.33% 3
Epsom - 3 £350 - 3
Farnham - 1 - -
Egham - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £575 - 1
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 104 (49.29%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (43.13%) Jenkins
3 84 (39.81%) Scrum
3 84 (39.81%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (36.97%) Git (software)
5 72 (34.12%) Amazon AWS
6 68 (32.23%) Test Automation
6 68 (32.23%) Java
7 61 (28.91%) Ansible
8 59 (27.96%) Linux
9 51 (24.17%) Finance
9 51 (24.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 49 (23.22%) Relational Database
11 44 (20.85%) Microsoft Azure
12 43 (20.38%) Python
13 41 (19.43%) Node.js
14 40 (18.96%) BDD
15 39 (18.48%) Puppet
16 36 (17.06%) Opscode Chef
17 35 (16.59%) JSON
18 34 (16.11%) REST
19 33 (15.64%) Degree
20 32 (15.17%) HTML
20 32 (15.17%) Configuration Management
21 31 (14.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
22 30 (14.22%) AngularJS
22 30 (14.22%) CSS
22 30 (14.22%) JIRA
22 30 (14.22%) Ruby
23 29 (13.74%) jQuery

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 19 (9.00%) Confluence
2 10 (4.74%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (3.32%) CMS
5 5 (2.37%) Mule
6 4 (1.90%) nginx
7 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.95%) IIS
8 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.47%) Apache
9 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.47%) JBoss
9 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (7.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (1.90%) RMDS
3 3 (1.42%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.42%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.42%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.95%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 72 (34.12%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (20.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (11.85%) OpenShift
4 24 (11.37%) GitHub
5 6 (2.84%) PaaS
6 5 (2.37%) Force.com
7 4 (1.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.90%) IaaS
7 4 (1.90%) npm
8 3 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.42%) SaaS
9 2 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.47%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) Firewall
2 6 (2.84%) DNS
2 6 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (2.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (1.90%) MPLS
4 4 (1.90%) Multicast
5 3 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.42%) DHCP
5 3 (1.42%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (1.42%) WAN
6 2 (0.95%) DSL
6 2 (0.95%) HTTP
6 2 (0.95%) Network Security
6 2 (0.95%) SMS
6 2 (0.95%) SSL
6 2 (0.95%) VPN
7 1 (0.47%) Internet
7 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.47%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.22%) Relational Database
2 27 (12.80%) SQL Server
3 25 (11.85%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (9.48%) MongoDB
5 16 (7.58%) Hadoop
6 14 (6.64%) Redis
7 11 (5.21%) MySQL
8 10 (4.74%) HBase
9 8 (3.79%) Oracle Database
10 7 (3.32%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.84%) Big Data
12 4 (1.90%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.90%) Power BI
13 3 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (1.42%) MySQL Workbench
14 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 91 (43.13%) Jenkins
2 78 (36.97%) Git (software)
3 30 (14.22%) JIRA
4 24 (11.37%) Subversion
5 21 (9.95%) Artifactory
6 19 (9.00%) Selenium
7 17 (8.06%) TeamCity
8 16 (7.58%) Bitbucket
9 15 (7.11%) SonarQube
10 14 (6.64%) Maven
10 14 (6.64%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (6.64%) Visual Studio
11 11 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (4.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (4.74%) JUnit
13 9 (4.27%) MSBuild
13 9 (4.27%) NUnit
13 9 (4.27%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (4.27%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (3.79%) Hudson
General
1 51 (24.17%) Finance
2 6 (2.84%) Banking
3 2 (0.95%) Marketing
3 2 (0.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.47%) Legal
4 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (36.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (28.91%) Developer
3 25 (11.85%) Architect
4 24 (11.37%) Full Stack Developer
5 20 (9.48%) AWS DevOps
6 18 (8.53%) DevOps Developer
7 17 (8.06%) AWS Engineer
8 15 (7.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 15 (7.11%) Salesforce Developer
9 14 (6.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 14 (6.64%) Senior DevOps
9 14 (6.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 13 (6.16%) Linux Engineer
11 11 (5.21%) Angular Developer
11 11 (5.21%) Consultant
12 10 (4.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 9 (4.27%) Automation Engineer
13 9 (4.27%) AWS Architect
13 9 (4.27%) Azure DevOps
14 8 (3.79%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.43%) Node.js
2 35 (16.59%) JSON
3 34 (16.11%) REST
4 32 (15.17%) HTML
5 31 (14.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 30 (14.22%) AngularJS
6 30 (14.22%) CSS
7 29 (13.74%) jQuery
8 25 (11.85%) SOAP
9 23 (10.90%) HTML5
10 21 (9.95%) JSTL
11 20 (9.48%) JSP
12 19 (9.00%) Web Services
13 17 (8.06%) .NET
13 17 (8.06%) CSS3
13 17 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (7.58%) D3.js
15 15 (7.11%) Electron Framework
16 11 (5.21%) RESTful
16 11 (5.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.43%) Fat Client
2 22 (10.43%) Thin Client
3 21 (9.95%) Clustering
4 20 (9.48%) User Experience
5 13 (6.16%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.27%) Public Cloud
7 8 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (3.32%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.84%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.42%) Fintech
10 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.42%) PKI
11 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.47%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.47%) iPad
12 1 (0.47%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 59 (27.96%) Linux
2 22 (10.43%) Windows
3 16 (7.58%) CentOS
4 15 (7.11%) Unix
5 12 (5.69%) Android
5 12 (5.69%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.37%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.95%) AIX
8 2 (0.95%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.95%) Solaris
8 2 (0.95%) SUSE
8 2 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (49.29%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (39.81%) Continuous Integration
2 84 (39.81%) Scrum
3 68 (32.23%) Test Automation
4 51 (24.17%) Continuous Delivery
5 40 (18.96%) BDD
6 32 (15.17%) Configuration Management
7 27 (12.80%) Use Case
7 27 (12.80%) User Stories
8 26 (12.32%) Continuous Deployment
9 25 (11.85%) TDD
10 24 (11.37%) Kanban
11 22 (10.43%) Multithreading
12 18 (8.53%) Release Management
13 17 (8.06%) Migration
14 16 (7.58%) SDLC
14 16 (7.58%) Unit Testing
15 13 (6.16%) Open Source
15 13 (6.16%) Translating Business Requirements
16 12 (5.69%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.23%) Java
2 43 (20.38%) Python
3 30 (14.22%) Ruby
4 21 (9.95%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.00%) Perl
6 16 (7.58%) TypeScript
7 15 (7.11%) C#
8 11 (5.21%) Bash Shell
8 11 (5.21%) PowerShell
9 10 (4.74%) Apex Code
10 9 (4.27%) PHP
10 9 (4.27%) XAML
11 8 (3.79%) SQL
12 7 (3.32%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.37%) C++
13 5 (2.37%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.37%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.42%) Groovy
14 3 (1.42%) Java 8
15 1 (0.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (15.64%) Degree
2 16 (7.58%) Numerate Degree
3 10 (4.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.74%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.42%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.95%) CISA
6 2 (0.95%) CISM
6 2 (0.95%) CISSP
7 1 (0.47%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.47%) IISP
7 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.32%) QA
3 6 (2.84%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.37%) GDPR
5 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (1.90%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.47%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.47%) ISO 31000
6 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.48%) Docker
2 6 (2.84%) HDFS
3 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.42%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 61 (28.91%) Ansible
2 39 (18.48%) Puppet
3 36 (17.06%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.32%) Terraform
5 6 (2.84%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.37%) BladeLogic
7 3 (1.42%) Nagios
7 3 (1.42%) Salt
8 2 (0.95%) SCCM
8 2 (0.95%) vRealize
9 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.47%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.47%) Kibana
9 1 (0.47%) logstash
9 1 (0.47%) Nessus
9 1 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.47%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.47%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.47%) SCOM
9 1 (0.47%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 27 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.37%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (8.06%) SAP
4 15 (7.11%) Oracle
5 7 (3.32%) Splunk
6 6 (2.84%) Cisco
6 6 (2.84%) F5
6 6 (2.84%) VMware
7 5 (2.37%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (2.37%) hybris
7 5 (2.37%) Palo Alto
7 5 (2.37%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.90%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.90%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.90%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.90%) Tradeweb
9 3 (1.42%) MathWorks
9 3 (1.42%) Radianz
10 2 (0.95%) CA
10 2 (0.95%) Sun