Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

DevOps
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 37 86
Rank change year-on-year +18 +49 -9
Contract jobs citing DevOps 77 58 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.32% 4.39% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.22% 5.31% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 37 7
Wiltshire median daily rate £540 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% +30.00% -10.93%
10th Percentile £408 £363 £313
90th Percentile £713 £675 £423
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 835 1,093 1,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 79.37% 82.74% 78.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 774 814
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -10.18%
10th Percentile £300 £248 £253
90th Percentile £625 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £377 £375
% change year-on-year +6.17% +0.47% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -1.28% +47.17%
10th Percentile £13.00 £17.15 £14.95
90th Percentile £38.75 £47.50 £46.60
South West median hourly rate £30.75 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -18.00% -6.25% +36.75%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Wiltshire

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DevOps in Wiltshire

DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevOps in Wiltshire

DevOps
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 within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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 +23 56 £550 +22.22% 6
Salisbury - 1 £530 - 1
DevOps
South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for DevOps.

1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (50.65%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (50.65%) Docker
3 32 (41.56%) Kubernetes
4 29 (37.66%) Ansible
5 26 (33.77%) Python
6 25 (32.47%) .NET
6 25 (32.47%) Mentoring
7 24 (31.17%) Finance
8 23 (29.87%) JIRA
9 22 (28.57%) Confluence
10 21 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 20 (25.97%) Puppet
12 19 (24.68%) Groovy
13 18 (23.38%) Ruby
13 18 (23.38%) Java
13 18 (23.38%) E-Commerce
13 18 (23.38%) iPad
13 18 (23.38%) Open Source
14 17 (22.08%) Bash Shell
14 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
15 16 (20.78%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (20.78%) Scrum
16 15 (19.48%) C#
16 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
17 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
17 14 (18.18%) Integration Testing
17 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
18 13 (16.88%) Atlassian

DevOps
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 22 (28.57%) Confluence
2 6 (7.79%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (7.79%) nginx
3 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.19%) SAS
5 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 3 (3.90%) CloudStack
5 3 (3.90%) IIS
5 3 (3.90%) Jetty
5 3 (3.90%) Mongrel
5 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (50.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.09%) Serverless
3 6 (7.79%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (7.79%) Amazon S3
3 6 (7.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (7.79%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (7.79%) Route 53
3 6 (7.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (5.19%) Google App Engine
5 3 (3.90%) npm
5 3 (3.90%) PaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.30%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.30%) SaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) DHCP
1 4 (5.19%) DNS
1 4 (5.19%) FTP
1 4 (5.19%) HTTP
1 4 (5.19%) IPsec
1 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.90%) SSL
3 2 (2.60%) SMS
3 2 (2.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.19%) Data Lake
3 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.19%) HDInsight
4 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (3.90%) Star Schema
5 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (29.87%) JIRA
2 17 (22.08%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (7.79%) Travis CI
4 3 (3.90%) CircleCI
4 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.90%) Gradle
4 3 (3.90%) gulp
4 3 (3.90%) Maven
4 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.60%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (2.60%) JUnit
6 1 (1.30%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.30%) JMeter
6 1 (1.30%) Selenium
6 1 (1.30%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Back Office
4 3 (3.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (28.57%) Architect
3 15 (19.48%) .NET Architect
3 15 (19.48%) AWS DevOps
4 14 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (16.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (15.58%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (10.39%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (6.49%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.90%) .NET Technical Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Developer
10 3 (3.90%) ETL Developer
10 3 (3.90%) IT Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Lead DevOps
10 3 (3.90%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.47%) .NET
2 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (16.88%) .NET Core
3 13 (16.88%) .NET Framework
4 6 (7.79%) Velocity
5 3 (3.90%) J2EE
5 3 (3.90%) Servlets
6 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.30%) CSS3
7 1 (1.30%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.30%) HTML5
7 1 (1.30%) Kafka
7 1 (1.30%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.30%) Node.js
7 1 (1.30%) React
7 1 (1.30%) REST
7 1 (1.30%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) iPad
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.49%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.90%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.58%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.49%) Windows
4 4 (5.19%) VMS
5 3 (3.90%) CoreOS
5 3 (3.90%) Unix
6 2 (2.60%) CentOS
7 1 (1.30%) Android
7 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.47%) Mentoring
3 21 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 18 (23.38%) E-Commerce
4 18 (23.38%) Open Source
5 16 (20.78%) Scrum
6 14 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 12 (15.58%) Coaching
7 12 (15.58%) User Stories
8 10 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.99%) Web Development
9 9 (11.69%) Project Management
9 9 (11.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.39%) Analytical Thinking
10 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
10 8 (10.39%) ETL
10 8 (10.39%) Kanban
11 7 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (9.09%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.77%) Python
2 19 (24.68%) Groovy
3 18 (23.38%) Java
3 18 (23.38%) Ruby
4 17 (22.08%) Bash Shell
5 15 (19.48%) C#
6 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.60%) SQL
8 1 (1.30%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.30%) SOQL
8 1 (1.30%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) GCP
3 2 (2.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 39 (50.65%) Docker
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.19%) Xen
3 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.90%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.30%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 32 (41.56%) Kubernetes
2 29 (37.66%) Ansible
3 20 (25.97%) Puppet
4 16 (20.78%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (7.79%) Terraform
6 1 (1.30%) Mesos
6 1 (1.30%) Nagios
6 1 (1.30%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Atlassian
2 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.19%) Google
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.30%) F5
5 1 (1.30%) New Relic
5 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) Sencha
5 1 (1.30%) Veracode