Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 19 December 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.

DevOps
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 13 36
Rank change year-on-year -10 +23 +16
Contract jobs citing DevOps 13 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.75% 9.25% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 11.30% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 6
Warrington median daily rate £480 £535 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.28% +36.31% -27.31%
10th Percentile £318 £470 £288
90th Percentile £505 £697 £653
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £500 £438
% change year-on-year -15.00% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £64.00 - -

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 194 230 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 85.84% 81.85% 88.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 158 250
Warrington median daily rate £363 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £199 £159 £225
90th Percentile £575 £662 £689
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 7
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £10.36 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.00% -30.97% -14.29%
10th Percentile £13.28 £8.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £33.60 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.17 £20.14
% change year-on-year +8.23% -19.72% +13.35%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Warrington

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Warrington

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Warrington over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps 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 Warrington region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (38.46%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
5 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 4 (30.77%) CMS
5 4 (30.77%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (30.77%) Selenium
5 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) TeamCity

DevOps
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (30.77%) CMS
3 3 (23.08%) Umbraco
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Bitbucket
2 4 (30.77%) gulp
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Chocolatey
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
1 2 (15.38%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) CRM Developer
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) React
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Tandem
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (30.77%) Content Management
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) Refactoring
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) Microservices
6 2 (15.38%) Data Science
6 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) R
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Docker
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Terraform
3 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
3 1 (7.69%) Foglight
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade
3 1 (7.69%) CommVault
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
3 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) TippingPoint