Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 25 February 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 Linux/Unix
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.41% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Warrington median daily rate £525 - -
Cheshire median daily rate £525 - £425
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 277 356 559
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.52% 97.27% 91.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 266 385
Warrington median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +33.80%
10th Percentile £133 £130 £300
90th Percentile £601 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 11
Warrington median hourly rate £11.71 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.32% -26.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £18.60 £57.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £17.17
% change year-on-year -17.65% -0.96% -1.91%

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Warrington

Linux/Unix DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Warrington

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, Linux/Unix DevOps 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 Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Terraform
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Ansible
4 3 (42.86%) Docker
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) IaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) nginx
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Confluence
4 3 (42.86%) Puppet
4 3 (42.86%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) Slack
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching

Linux/Unix DevOps 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
1 3 (42.86%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Slack
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) SonarQube
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
2 3 (42.86%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Terraform
2 3 (42.86%) Ansible
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft