Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire 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.

Development Operations Engineer
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 76 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 +22
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 37 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.34% 1.51% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 1.59% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 20
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -8.11% -
10th Percentile £413 £381 £385
90th Percentile £650 £675 £575
South West median daily rate £475 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +10.14% +1.47% -10.53%
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 1,484 1,192 1,192
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.75% 94.53% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 945 788 823
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -2.60%
10th Percentile £288 £268 £231
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 33 26
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.85 £37.50 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.59% +0.67% +91.03%
10th Percentile £14.50 £13.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £47.40 £42.55 £76.75
South West median hourly rate £39.75 £33.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +18.66% +21.82% +9.45%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -1 28 £550 +29.41% 3
Corsham - 2 £410 -
DevOps Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 24 (64.86%) Jenkins
3 23 (62.16%) Linux
4 22 (59.46%) Docker
5 21 (56.76%) Kubernetes
6 15 (40.54%) Terraform
7 14 (37.84%) Ansible
7 14 (37.84%) Puppet
8 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
9 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (24.32%) Finance
10 9 (24.32%) Python
10 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
11 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (18.92%) OpenShift
12 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
13 4 (10.81%) Debian
13 4 (10.81%) Banking
13 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
13 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
13 4 (10.81%) Windows
13 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
13 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
14 3 (8.11%) Groovy
14 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
14 3 (8.11%) Go
14 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket

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 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (18.92%) OpenShift
4 3 (8.11%) npm
4 3 (8.11%) NuGet
4 3 (8.11%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Skype
1 1 (2.70%) SSH
1 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 24 (64.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket
3 3 (8.11%) JMeter
3 3 (8.11%) SonarQube
3 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.41%) Ant
4 2 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.41%) GitLab
4 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.70%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.70%) Gradle
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) iPad
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Debian
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) CoreOS
5 1 (2.70%) CentOS
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.41%) ETL
4 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.70%) Microservices
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.70%) Software Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) Python
2 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) Go
4 3 (8.11%) Groovy
4 3 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (56.76%) Kubernetes
2 15 (40.54%) Terraform
3 14 (37.84%) Ansible
3 14 (37.84%) Puppet
4 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (8.11%) Grafana
6 1 (2.70%) Consul
6 1 (2.70%) Kibana
6 1 (2.70%) logstash
6 1 (2.70%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.11%) AppDynamics
2 3 (8.11%) Splunk
2 3 (8.11%) Veracode
3 1 (2.70%) NetIQ
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) VMware