Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 30 59
Rank change year-on-year +10 +29 +57
Contract jobs citing DevOps 195 119 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.92% 5.41% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.32% 6.50% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 99 61
Surrey median daily rate £495 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £313
90th Percentile £597 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £483 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +1.58% +9.83% -6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £50.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £49.50 £57.16 £40.00
% change year-on-year -13.39% +42.89% -

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 2344 1830 2255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.15% 83.14% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1702 1201 1406
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £288
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £396
% change year-on-year +3.66% +3.54% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 89 53
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £27.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.85% -21.79% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.60 £12.11 £14.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.40 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year -4.00% -4.18% +49.09%

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 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily 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 14 December 2017. 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 - 32 £495 - 1
Reigate -26 22 £475 - 6
Staines -3 13 £519 +3.75% 2
Guildford +2 12 £585 +33.71% 4
Redhill -3 12 £475 - 1
Woking +9 6 £356 -5.00%
Cobham - 5 £513 -
Leatherhead -12 3 £500 -9.09%
Oxted - 1 £375 -
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 106 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (36.92%) Linux
3 71 (36.41%) Jenkins
4 63 (32.31%) Git (software)
5 58 (29.74%) Amazon AWS
6 57 (29.23%) Java
7 56 (28.72%) Puppet
8 53 (27.18%) Ansible
9 52 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
10 51 (26.15%) Finance
10 51 (26.15%) Test Automation
11 50 (25.64%) Scrum
12 45 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (22.56%) Relational Database
13 44 (22.56%) Docker
14 43 (22.05%) Configuration Management
15 35 (17.95%) REST
15 35 (17.95%) Microservices
15 35 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
16 32 (16.41%) Python
16 32 (16.41%) Kanban
17 26 (13.33%) Microsoft
17 26 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
17 26 (13.33%) MongoDB
17 26 (13.33%) Redis
18 25 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
18 25 (12.82%) Subversion
19 24 (12.31%) Oracle
19 24 (12.31%) BDD
20 23 (11.79%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (3.59%) Confluence
2 6 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (3.08%) nginx
3 5 (2.56%) Apache
3 5 (2.56%) IIS
3 5 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.05%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.51%) RMDS
1 1 (0.51%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (29.74%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (11.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.18%) PaaS
4 13 (6.67%) GitHub
5 12 (6.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (5.13%) IaaS
7 9 (4.62%) SaaS
8 7 (3.59%) OpenShift
9 6 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.03%) Serverless
12 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.08%) Network Security
2 4 (2.05%) DNS
3 2 (1.03%) DHCP
3 2 (1.03%) Firewall
3 2 (1.03%) Internet
3 2 (1.03%) SSL
3 2 (1.03%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.51%) Multicast
4 1 (0.51%) SSH
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) WAAS
4 1 (0.51%) Wireless
4 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.56%) Relational Database
2 26 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 26 (13.33%) Redis
3 25 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (9.23%) SQL Server
5 13 (6.67%) MySQL
6 10 (5.13%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.59%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.08%) Big Data
8 6 (3.08%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.05%) HBase
10 4 (2.05%) NewSQL
11 2 (1.03%) InfluxDB
12 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.51%) DataStax
12 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.51%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 71 (36.41%) Jenkins
2 63 (32.31%) Git (software)
3 26 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 25 (12.82%) Subversion
5 19 (9.74%) JIRA
6 14 (7.18%) Maven
7 10 (5.13%) Selenium
8 8 (4.10%) Bitbucket
9 6 (3.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (3.08%) SonarQube
9 6 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (2.56%) MSBuild
10 5 (2.56%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.56%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.05%) Artifactory
11 4 (2.05%) Gradle
11 4 (2.05%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.54%) Ant
12 3 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 51 (26.15%) Finance
2 8 (4.10%) Retail
3 3 (1.54%) Law
4 2 (1.03%) Billing
4 2 (1.03%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Automotive
5 1 (0.51%) Publishing
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (49.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (19.49%) Developer
3 24 (12.31%) AWS Engineer
4 19 (9.74%) AWS DevOps
4 19 (9.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 18 (9.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 17 (8.72%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (8.21%) Architect
8 15 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 13 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
10 12 (6.15%) Senior DevOps
10 12 (6.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (5.64%) Support Engineer
12 10 (5.13%) Consultant
12 10 (5.13%) DevOps Developer
12 10 (5.13%) Salesforce Developer
12 10 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
14 8 (4.10%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (17.95%) REST
2 23 (11.79%) JSON
2 23 (11.79%) Web Services
3 21 (10.77%) HTML
4 18 (9.23%) SOAP
5 16 (8.21%) CSS
6 15 (7.69%) .NET
7 14 (7.18%) AngularJS
8 12 (6.15%) Node.js
9 9 (4.62%) J2EE
9 9 (4.62%) jQuery
9 9 (4.62%) Spring
10 8 (4.10%) CSS3
10 8 (4.10%) D3.js
10 8 (4.10%) Electron Framework
10 8 (4.10%) HTML5
10 8 (4.10%) JSP
10 8 (4.10%) JSTL
10 8 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (3.59%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.21%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.13%) Clustering
2 10 (5.13%) Fat Client
2 10 (5.13%) Thin Client
3 9 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.59%) User Experience
5 6 (3.08%) CMDB
5 6 (3.08%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.08%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.05%) Fintech
6 4 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.54%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.54%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.51%) iPad
9 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.51%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 72 (36.92%) Linux
2 23 (11.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 23 (11.79%) Windows
3 12 (6.15%) Unix
4 9 (4.62%) CentOS
5 6 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.05%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.51%) Debian
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (54.36%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.15%) Test Automation
3 50 (25.64%) Scrum
4 45 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (22.05%) Configuration Management
6 35 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 35 (17.95%) Microservices
7 32 (16.41%) Kanban
8 24 (12.31%) BDD
9 18 (9.23%) TDD
10 15 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (6.67%) Load Balancing
11 13 (6.67%) Release Management
12 12 (6.15%) ITIL
12 12 (6.15%) Migration
12 12 (6.15%) Use Case
12 12 (6.15%) User Stories
13 10 (5.13%) SDLC
13 10 (5.13%) System Integration Testing
13 10 (5.13%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.23%) Java
2 32 (16.41%) Python
3 21 (10.77%) Ruby
4 19 (9.74%) PowerShell
5 13 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.67%) Perl
5 13 (6.67%) SQL
6 12 (6.15%) Bash Shell
7 11 (5.64%) C#
8 7 (3.59%) Go
9 6 (3.08%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.56%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.56%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.05%) PHP
12 3 (1.54%) C
12 3 (1.54%) C++
12 3 (1.54%) XAML
13 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (8.72%) Degree
2 7 (3.59%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.51%) MCSA
4 1 (0.51%) MCSE
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) GDPR
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) PMO
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (22.56%) Docker
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) HDFS
3 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) zsh
Systems Management
1 56 (28.72%) Puppet
2 53 (27.18%) Ansible
3 52 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.13%) Terraform
5 7 (3.59%) Nagios
6 4 (2.05%) logstash
7 3 (1.54%) BladeLogic
7 3 (1.54%) Graphite
7 3 (1.54%) StatsD
8 2 (1.03%) Cacti
8 2 (1.03%) CFEngine
8 2 (1.03%) Ganglia
8 2 (1.03%) Icinga
8 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.03%) Netcool
9 1 (0.51%) Fluentd
9 1 (0.51%) Kibana
9 1 (0.51%) Mesos
9 1 (0.51%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.31%) Oracle
3 20 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 13 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (5.64%) ServiceNow
6 9 (4.62%) SAP
7 6 (3.08%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.54%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.54%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.54%) Sage
8 3 (1.54%) Splunk
8 3 (1.54%) Workday
9 2 (1.03%) Pega
10 1 (0.51%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.51%) Google
10 1 (0.51%) Juniper
10 1 (0.51%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.51%) TippingPoint
10 1 (0.51%) Tradeweb