Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy 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.

Octopus Deploy
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 87 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +105
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.41% 0.084% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.64% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Wales median daily rate £469 - -
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 366 239 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 25.09% 19.97% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 182 175
Wales median daily rate £415 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.67% -3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £306 £286 £300
90th Percentile £575 £515 £525
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Wales median hourly rate £28.00 £55.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.09% +26.44% +2.96%
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year - +0.59% +12.67%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in Wales

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in Wales

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy within the Wales 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
South Wales -13 6 £469 -
Octopus Deploy
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy 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 Wales region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi

Octopus Deploy
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 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Packer
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
1 1 (16.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) VMware