Period
to 26 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 26 May 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 72 90
Rank change year-on-year +30 +18 -9
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 37 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.50% 1.43% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 1.51% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 2
Wiltshire median daily rate £600 £488 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +18.18% -6.78%
10th Percentile £413 £429 £401
90th Percentile £700 £660 £434
South West median daily rate £489 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +8.61% +9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 990 1,260 1,276
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.57% 94.59% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 822 885
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £270 £233 £231
90th Percentile £600 £570 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 39 40
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.50 £38.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.78% +40.00% +62.60%
10th Percentile £15.90 £13.16 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.78 £43.90 £47.53
South West median hourly rate £26.99 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.97% +1.33% +85.78%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Wiltshire

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps Engineer in Wiltshire

DevOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps Engineer in Wiltshire

DevOps Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +17 22 £600 +23.08%
Corsham +11 1 £500 +11.11%
DevOps Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Wiltshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) DevOps
2 27 (72.97%) Docker
3 25 (67.57%) Python
4 20 (54.05%) Jenkins
4 20 (54.05%) Ansible
4 20 (54.05%) Kubernetes
5 19 (51.35%) Groovy
6 17 (45.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 16 (43.24%) Bash Shell
8 14 (37.84%) Puppet
8 14 (37.84%) Finance
9 13 (35.14%) Linux
9 13 (35.14%) Ruby
9 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (27.03%) iPad
10 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
11 9 (24.32%) Open Source
11 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
13 6 (16.22%) Banking
13 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
13 6 (16.22%) Terraform
14 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
14 5 (13.51%) Java
15 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 4 (10.81%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (10.81%) Sonatype Nexus
16 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (10.81%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (8.11%) CloudStack
2 3 (8.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.41%) npm
5 1 (2.70%) NuGet
5 1 (2.70%) PaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
1 2 (5.41%) SSH
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Big Data
1 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.41%) Ant
6 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.70%) CircleCI
6 1 (2.70%) GitLab
6 1 (2.70%) Gradle
6 1 (2.70%) gulp
6 1 (2.70%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (2.70%) JMeter
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) iPad
2 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) CentOS
3 2 (5.41%) Debian
3 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (45.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
4 9 (24.32%) Open Source
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) Python
2 19 (51.35%) Groovy
3 16 (43.24%) Bash Shell
4 13 (35.14%) Ruby
5 5 (13.51%) Java
6 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) GCP
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) Ansible
1 20 (54.05%) Kubernetes
2 14 (37.84%) Puppet
3 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (16.22%) Terraform
5 2 (5.41%) SELinux
6 1 (2.70%) Grafana
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.11%) SaltStack
3 2 (5.41%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.70%) Apigee
4 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk
4 1 (2.70%) Veracode