Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 98 92
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.36% 0.41% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 1.65% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Wales median daily rate £431 £469 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% - -
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
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 270 364 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 19.51% 24.88% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 301 186
Wales median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £307 £307 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £514
UK median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Wales median hourly rate £35.75 £28.00 £39.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.68% -28.33% -10.18%
10th Percentile £28.13 £28.00 £19.86
90th Percentile £43.25 £28.00 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +0.59%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Wales over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 August 2019. 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 +7 3 £494 +5.33% 1
North Wales - 2 £375 -
Octopus Deploy
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Azure
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) IaaS
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) PaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (20.00%) Microservices
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (20.00%) Big Data
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) AWS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) GitHub
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft