Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 28 36
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8 +42
Contract jobs citing DevOps 129 77 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 8.04% 6.13% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.29% 7.08% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 62 34
Wiltshire median daily rate £538 £463 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.22% +4.23% +21.16%
10th Percentile £413 £369 £359
90th Percentile £645 £675 £575
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £39.00 -

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 1,388 1,087 1,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.48% 86.54% 83.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 723 721
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.09% -1.28%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £255
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 24 22
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +0.67% +28.45%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £12.65
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.33 £73.83
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%

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 22 October 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 22 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 +10 94 £525 +16.67% 11
Corsham -9 5 £389 -18.21% 1
Trowbridge - 2 £463 -
Chippenham - 2 - - 3
DevOps
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 61 (47.29%) Docker
2 59 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (40.31%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (40.31%) Kubernetes
4 47 (36.43%) Linux
5 42 (32.56%) Finance
6 41 (31.78%) Jenkins
7 35 (27.13%) .NET
8 31 (24.03%) Ansible
9 30 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 28 (21.71%) Test Automation
11 27 (20.93%) C#
12 23 (17.83%) Red Hat
12 23 (17.83%) Puppet
13 21 (16.28%) .NET Framework
13 21 (16.28%) Git (software)
13 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
13 21 (16.28%) Microservices
13 21 (16.28%) Terraform
14 19 (14.73%) Windows
15 18 (13.95%) OpenShift
16 17 (13.18%) Opscode Chef
16 17 (13.18%) Mentoring
17 15 (11.63%) Python
17 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
17 15 (11.63%) SC Cleared
17 15 (11.63%) Security Cleared
18 13 (10.08%) Migration
19 12 (9.30%) VMware
19 12 (9.30%) REST

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 8 (6.20%) Confluence
2 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.10%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.78%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 52 (40.31%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (13.95%) OpenShift
4 5 (3.88%) Sauce Labs
5 4 (3.10%) npm
5 4 (3.10%) NuGet
6 3 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.33%) Serverless
7 2 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.55%) Route 53
7 2 (1.55%) SaaS
7 2 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.78%) GitHub
8 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) Firewall
2 5 (3.88%) DHCP
2 5 (3.88%) DNS
3 3 (2.33%) VoIP
4 2 (1.55%) BGP
4 2 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.55%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.55%) FCoE
4 2 (1.55%) IPsec
4 2 (1.55%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.55%) LAN
4 2 (1.55%) MPLS
4 2 (1.55%) OSPF
4 2 (1.55%) SSL
4 2 (1.55%) VPLS
4 2 (1.55%) VPN
4 2 (1.55%) WAN
4 2 (1.55%) Wireless
5 1 (0.78%) Skype
5 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.55%) MySQL
2 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (0.78%) DB2
3 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 41 (31.78%) Jenkins
2 21 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.75%) JIRA
4 8 (6.20%) Gerrit
5 6 (4.65%) JMeter
5 6 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (3.88%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.88%) SonarQube
7 4 (3.10%) Artifactory
7 4 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.10%) GitLab
7 4 (3.10%) IBM UrbanCode
7 4 (3.10%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.33%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.55%) Ant
9 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.78%) Maven
10 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 42 (32.56%) Finance
2 11 (8.53%) Banking
3 7 (5.43%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.10%) Marketing
5 2 (1.55%) Electronics
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (29.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (26.36%) Architect
3 12 (9.30%) Developer
4 10 (7.75%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (6.20%) .NET Architect
5 8 (6.20%) DevOps Architect
6 7 (5.43%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (5.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.43%) Consultant
7 6 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.88%) Administrator
8 5 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.88%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.10%) Azure Developer
9 4 (3.10%) Kubernetes Specialist
10 3 (2.33%) Azure DevOps
10 3 (2.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.13%) .NET
2 21 (16.28%) .NET Framework
3 12 (9.30%) REST
4 11 (8.53%) .NET Core
4 11 (8.53%) React
5 10 (7.75%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.98%) Middleware
7 8 (6.20%) Web Services
8 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET
8 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.88%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.33%) HTML
10 3 (2.33%) HTML5
10 3 (2.33%) JSON
10 3 (2.33%) RESTful
10 3 (2.33%) Sass
11 2 (1.55%) jQuery
11 2 (1.55%) LINQ
11 2 (1.55%) OAuth
11 2 (1.55%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.65%) Public Cloud
3 5 (3.88%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.33%) CMDB
5 3 (2.33%) DataPower
5 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.33%) User Experience
6 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.55%) Fintech
6 2 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.55%) iPad
6 2 (1.55%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.55%) PKI
6 2 (1.55%) Wiki
7 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 47 (36.43%) Linux
2 19 (14.73%) Windows
3 10 (7.75%) Debian
3 10 (7.75%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.20%) AIX
5 8 (6.20%) CoreOS
6 6 (4.65%) Unix
6 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.88%) Solaris
8 4 (3.10%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.55%) zOS
10 1 (0.78%) CentOS
10 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.71%) Test Automation
3 21 (16.28%) Microservices
4 17 (13.18%) Mentoring
5 13 (10.08%) Migration
6 12 (9.30%) Coaching
7 10 (7.75%) Data Migration
8 8 (6.20%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (6.20%) Open Source
9 7 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.43%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.43%) Test Strategy
10 6 (4.65%) MVC
11 5 (3.88%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (3.88%) High Availability
11 5 (3.88%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.88%) People Management
11 5 (3.88%) Process Improvement
11 5 (3.88%) Scrum
11 5 (3.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.93%) C#
2 15 (11.63%) Python
3 9 (6.98%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.20%) Java
4 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.65%) Groovy
5 6 (4.65%) SQL
6 5 (3.88%) Ruby
7 4 (3.10%) Go
8 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.78%) C
9 1 (0.78%) C++
9 1 (0.78%) Scala
9 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (11.63%) SC Cleared
1 15 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.33%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.55%) CCNA
4 2 (1.55%) CCNP
4 2 (1.55%) CISSP
4 2 (1.55%) Degree
4 2 (1.55%) MCSA
4 2 (1.55%) MCSE
4 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.55%) OCA
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 61 (47.29%) Docker
2 7 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (40.31%) Kubernetes
2 31 (24.03%) Ansible
3 23 (17.83%) Puppet
4 21 (16.28%) Terraform
5 17 (13.18%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.88%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (3.10%) Grafana
7 4 (3.10%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (2.33%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (1.55%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.55%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.78%) Consul
10 1 (0.78%) Kibana
10 1 (0.78%) logstash
10 1 (0.78%) Nessus
10 1 (0.78%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) Red Hat
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.30%) VMware
4 11 (8.53%) Cisco
5 7 (5.43%) Oracle
6 6 (4.65%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.10%) AppDynamics
7 4 (3.10%) SAP
7 4 (3.10%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.10%) Splunk
7 4 (3.10%) Veracode
8 3 (2.33%) Google
8 3 (2.33%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.55%) Facebook
9 2 (1.55%) Siebel
9 2 (1.55%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.55%) Unisys
10 1 (0.78%) HP
10 1 (0.78%) IBM