Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 20 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 +42 -5
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.85% 3.86% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.06% 4.05% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Warrington median daily rate £513 £535 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.21% +12.63% +58.33%
10th Percentile £413 £525 £433
90th Percentile £603 £575 £528
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 197 222 586
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 95.28% 91.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 138 404
Warrington median daily rate £425 £381 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -15.28% +5.88%
10th Percentile £162 £142 £298
90th Percentile £612 £575 £638
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £411
% change year-on-year - -2.74% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 15
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £9.40
90th Percentile £64.00 £65.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -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 19 July 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 19 July 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 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Terraform
3 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
3 5 (62.50%) Docker
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Ansible
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Splunk
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) Packer
6 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (25.00%) Rancher
7 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (12.50%) Consul
7 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (12.50%) GoCD
7 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (12.50%) Go

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 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) GoCD
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Go
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Terraform
2 5 (62.50%) Kubernetes
3 4 (50.00%) Ansible
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 2 (25.00%) Packer
5 2 (25.00%) Rancher
6 1 (12.50%) Consul
6 1 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft