Period
to 17 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a DevOps Engineer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 46 76
Rank change year-on-year -12 +30 +11
Contract jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 63 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.41% 3.17% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 3.39% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 16
Wiltshire median daily rate £600 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +18.92% +8.82%
10th Percentile £468 £413 £372
90th Percentile £700 £700 £600
South West median daily rate £550 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +12.82% +14.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £24.25 - -

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 1,721 1,092 1,264
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.03% 93.65% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,159 714 801
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £588 £575
South West median daily rate £426 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.38% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 46 36
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £14.97 £14.56 £12.90
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £40.75 £33.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +21.64% -12.99% +10.00%

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 17 July 2019.

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 17 July 2019. 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 49 £650 +18.18% 6
Corsham -25 5 £538 +18.13%
Chippenham - 2 £525 -
DevOps Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 63 (100.00%) DevOps
2 38 (60.32%) Ansible
3 37 (58.73%) Kubernetes
4 34 (53.97%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (47.62%) Terraform
6 28 (44.44%) Jenkins
7 27 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (39.68%) Linux
8 25 (39.68%) OpenShift
9 21 (33.33%) Docker
10 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
10 19 (30.16%) Python
11 18 (28.57%) Java
12 17 (26.98%) VMware
13 14 (22.22%) Finance
13 14 (22.22%) Puppet
14 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (15.87%) Microservices
16 10 (15.87%) Windows
16 10 (15.87%) Google Cloud Platform
16 10 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
17 9 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
17 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
17 9 (14.29%) DNS
17 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
17 9 (14.29%) Maven
17 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
17 9 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
17 9 (14.29%) Open Source

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 7 (11.11%) nginx
2 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (6.35%) Confluence
3 4 (6.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 34 (53.97%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (39.68%) OpenShift
3 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (15.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (11.11%) Apigee
6 4 (6.35%) Amazon EKS
6 4 (6.35%) npm
6 4 (6.35%) PaaS
7 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (3.17%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (3.17%) Route 53
8 2 (3.17%) Serverless
8 2 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.59%) Akamai
9 1 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.59%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) DNS
2 7 (11.11%) Firewall
3 5 (7.94%) VPN
4 4 (6.35%) FTP
4 4 (6.35%) HTTP
4 4 (6.35%) SMTP
4 4 (6.35%) SSH
5 2 (3.17%) SSL
6 1 (1.59%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.59%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.29%) Maven
4 7 (11.11%) Bitbucket
5 6 (9.52%) JIRA
6 5 (7.94%) Artifactory
6 5 (7.94%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (6.35%) Gradle
7 4 (6.35%) gulp
7 4 (6.35%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (6.35%) JUnit
7 4 (6.35%) SonarQube
8 3 (4.76%) CircleCI
9 2 (3.17%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.59%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Law
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) Node.js
3 4 (6.35%) Kafka
4 3 (4.76%) .NET Core
4 3 (4.76%) Web Services
5 2 (3.17%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.59%) LAMP
6 1 (1.59%) REST
6 1 (1.59%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.59%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) iPad
2 3 (4.76%) Cloud Native
2 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (15.87%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) CoreOS
4 4 (6.35%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.76%) CentOS
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) DevOps
2 27 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.87%) Microservices
3 10 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 9 (14.29%) Open Source
5 8 (12.70%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.94%) DevSecOps
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Automation
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (6.35%) Cloud Operations
8 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.35%) OO
8 4 (6.35%) OWASP
9 3 (4.76%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.76%) OOP
9 3 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) Python
2 18 (28.57%) Java
3 9 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 8 (12.70%) C#
5 7 (11.11%) Go
5 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.52%) Groovy
7 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.76%) Rust
9 2 (3.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
1 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.59%) CCNA
2 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.59%) MCSA
2 1 (1.59%) MCSE
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) OCA
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) NCSC
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) Docker
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.94%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.76%) LXC
5 1 (1.59%) Gluster
5 1 (1.59%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.59%) NFS
5 1 (1.59%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 38 (60.32%) Ansible
2 37 (58.73%) Kubernetes
3 30 (47.62%) Terraform
4 14 (22.22%) Puppet
5 9 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (9.52%) vCenter Server
7 2 (3.17%) Grafana
7 2 (3.17%) Packer
8 1 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.59%) Mesos
8 1 (1.59%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) VMware
2 7 (11.11%) Google
3 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) Veracode
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco
5 3 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.17%) Dynatrace
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.59%) Netezza
7 1 (1.59%) Teradata