The median contractor rate for a Linux DevOps Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs requiring a Linux DevOps Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £400
% change year-on-year -2.56% +21.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 678 650 691
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.44% 98.48% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 435 393
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 39 44
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Linux DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales that featured Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Wales

Linux DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux DevOps Engineer in Wales

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Linux DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region featuring Linux DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (25.00%) Kibana
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) logstash

Linux DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Terraform
3 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (25.00%) Kibana
3 1 (25.00%) logstash
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (25.00%) VMware