Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 26 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 +35 +12
Contract jobs citing DevOps 93 85 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.38% 6.36% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.72% 7.42% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 59 16
Wiltshire median daily rate £525 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% +1.49%
10th Percentile £413 £375 £357
90th Percentile £700 £693 £538
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.78%
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 1,066 1,145 1,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 84.54% 85.70% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 735 718
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +9.21% -5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £258
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 24
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £38.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.94% +71.43%
10th Percentile £16.38 £13.00 £17.48
90th Percentile £47.25 £47.50 £49.18
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +7.69%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +8 64 £525 +10.53% 8
Corsham -3 5 £430 -9.47% 1
Chippenham - 3 - - 3
Warminster - 1 £525 -
DevOps
South West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 43 (46.24%) Docker
2 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (38.71%) Kubernetes
4 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
5 30 (32.26%) Finance
6 29 (31.18%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (30.11%) Linux
8 24 (25.81%) .NET
9 22 (23.66%) Microservices
10 21 (22.58%) Test Automation
11 20 (21.51%) C#
12 18 (19.35%) Python
12 18 (19.35%) Puppet
13 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
14 15 (16.13%) .NET Framework
14 15 (16.13%) Mentoring
14 15 (16.13%) Ansible
15 14 (15.05%) Terraform
16 13 (13.98%) JIRA
16 13 (13.98%) Opscode Chef
17 12 (12.90%) Java
17 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
17 12 (12.90%) .NET Core
18 11 (11.83%) Integration Testing
18 11 (11.83%) Confluence
18 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
19 10 (10.75%) Windows
19 10 (10.75%) Bash Shell
19 10 (10.75%) Web Development
19 10 (10.75%) Groovy

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 11 (11.83%) Confluence
2 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.15%) nginx
5 1 (1.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.08%) JBoss
5 1 (1.08%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.08%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.18%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.60%) Sauce Labs
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.53%) OpenShift
4 5 (5.38%) npm
5 4 (4.30%) NuGet
5 4 (4.30%) Serverless
6 3 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.15%) PaaS
7 2 (2.15%) Route 53
7 2 (2.15%) SaaS
7 2 (2.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.08%) GitHub
8 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) SSH
3 1 (1.08%) Skype
3 1 (1.08%) SMS
3 1 (1.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.15%) Big Data
3 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.15%) MySQL
3 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) DB2
4 1 (1.08%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.08%) GIS
4 1 (1.08%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
2 13 (13.98%) JIRA
3 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.60%) Bitbucket
4 8 (8.60%) JMeter
4 8 (8.60%) SonarQube
5 7 (7.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (5.38%) IBM UrbanCode
6 5 (5.38%) JUnit
7 4 (4.30%) Artifactory
7 4 (4.30%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.30%) Selenium
8 3 (3.23%) Ant
8 3 (3.23%) GitLab
8 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (2.15%) Maven
9 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.08%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 30 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.15%) Military
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (27.96%) Architect
3 13 (13.98%) .NET Architect
4 8 (8.60%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (8.60%) Technical Architect
5 7 (7.53%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (7.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Developer
6 6 (6.45%) .NET Technical Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Administrator
6 6 (6.45%) DevOps Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (3.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (3.23%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (3.23%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.81%) .NET
2 15 (16.13%) .NET Framework
3 12 (12.90%) .NET Core
4 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (8.60%) REST
6 7 (7.53%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.53%) React
6 7 (7.53%) Web Services
7 5 (5.38%) Middleware
7 5 (5.38%) Spring
8 4 (4.30%) Gherkin
9 3 (3.23%) CSS
9 3 (3.23%) RESTful
9 3 (3.23%) Sass
9 3 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.15%) HTML
10 2 (2.15%) JSON
10 2 (2.15%) LINQ
10 2 (2.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) iPad
2 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.23%) CMDB
3 3 (3.23%) DataPower
4 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.15%) Fintech
4 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.15%) User Experience
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) PKI
5 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) RIA
5 1 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Linux
2 10 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (10.75%) Windows
3 6 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.38%) Debian
5 4 (4.30%) Unix
5 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) AIX
6 3 (3.23%) CoreOS
7 2 (2.15%) CentOS
7 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.66%) Microservices
3 21 (22.58%) Test Automation
4 15 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.83%) Integration Testing
6 10 (10.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 10 (10.75%) Web Development
7 9 (9.68%) OO
7 9 (9.68%) Open Source
8 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.60%) Migration
8 8 (8.60%) Scrum
9 7 (7.53%) Data Migration
9 7 (7.53%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.38%) Performance Testing
10 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.30%) ITIL
11 4 (4.30%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) C#
2 18 (19.35%) Python
3 12 (12.90%) Java
4 10 (10.75%) Bash Shell
4 10 (10.75%) Groovy
5 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.23%) Ruby
7 3 (3.23%) SQL
8 2 (2.15%) C
9 1 (1.08%) C++
9 1 (1.08%) F#
9 1 (1.08%) Go
9 1 (1.08%) Scala
9 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) APMP
4 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) GCP
System Software
1 43 (46.24%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (38.71%) Kubernetes
2 18 (19.35%) Puppet
3 15 (16.13%) Ansible
4 14 (15.05%) Terraform
5 13 (13.98%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.30%) Grafana
7 2 (2.15%) SELinux
7 2 (2.15%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.08%) HockeyApp
8 1 (1.08%) Nessus
8 1 (1.08%) Perfmon
8 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
2 9 (9.68%) Atlassian
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.30%) AppDynamics
3 4 (4.30%) Splunk
3 4 (4.30%) Veracode
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle
4 3 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (2.15%) Google
5 2 (2.15%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.15%) Siebel
5 2 (2.15%) Unisys
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.08%) Apigee
6 1 (1.08%) HP
6 1 (1.08%) IBM