Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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.

Development Operations Engineer
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 23 46
Rank change year-on-year -4 +23 +10
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 6 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.76% 4.07% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 4.24% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 2
Warrington median daily rate £450 £535 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.89% +15.68% +54.17%
10th Percentile £413 £525 £429
90th Percentile £553 £575 £486
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -19.05% +23.53% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £64.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 204 236 460
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.01% 95.93% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 151 336
Warrington median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% -0.55%
10th Percentile £197 £150 £237
90th Percentile £595 £575 £688
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 16
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +100.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.25 £9.75
90th Percentile £57.50 £65.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% -7.18%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Warrington

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Engineer in Warrington

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Warrington over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps Engineer in Warrington

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, DevOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Terraform
4 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Ansible
5 2 (33.33%) Docker
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) Release Management
6 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware