Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Lead DevOps Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 19 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.

Lead Development Operations Engineer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 166 203
Contract jobs requiring a Lead DevOps Engineer 0 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.39% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 10
West Midlands median daily rate - £500 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.48% -
England median daily rate £588 £600 £505
% change year-on-year -2.08% +18.81% +12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,795 4,385 5,886
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 94.71% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,910 2,762 3,501
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £231 £213 £234
90th Percentile £575 £544 £540
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 197 226
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.41 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.52% +9.37% -12.99%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.42 £10.00
90th Percentile £32.68 £50.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

Lead DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead DevOps Engineer in the West Midlands

Lead DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead DevOps Engineer in the West Midlands