Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 35 85
Rank change year-on-year +22 +50 -13
Contract jobs citing DevOps 84 66 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.96% 4.98% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.07% 5.97% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 7
Wiltshire median daily rate £588 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +25.00% -8.05%
10th Percentile £413 £373 £319
90th Percentile £713 £678 £423
South West median daily rate £500 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 834 1,105 1,073
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 79.05% 83.46% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 737 754
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £297 £252 £250
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
South West median daily rate £405 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +3.51% +4.33% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 31
Wiltshire median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +76.39%
10th Percentile £17.50 £31.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.55 £47.50 £50.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £39.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -21.52% -1.25% +20.52%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +17 47 £600 +20.00% 1
Corsham +6 4 £450 -10.89% 3
Chippenham +1 2 - -
Warminster - 1 £525 -
DevOps
South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 51 (60.71%) Docker
2 45 (53.57%) Kubernetes
3 39 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (34.52%) Jenkins
4 29 (34.52%) Finance
4 29 (34.52%) Python
5 27 (32.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 26 (30.95%) .NET
7 24 (28.57%) JIRA
8 23 (27.38%) Ansible
8 23 (27.38%) C#
9 21 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 21 (25.00%) Groovy
9 21 (25.00%) Confluence
9 21 (25.00%) iPad
10 20 (23.81%) Atlassian
10 20 (23.81%) Integration Testing
11 19 (22.62%) Microservices
11 19 (22.62%) SQL Server
11 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET
11 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
12 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (21.43%) Mentoring
12 18 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (20.24%) .NET Core
13 17 (20.24%) Web Development
13 17 (20.24%) Bash Shell
13 17 (20.24%) Puppet
14 15 (17.86%) Linux

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 21 (25.00%) Confluence
2 6 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (4.76%) nginx
4 3 (3.57%) CloudStack
4 3 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.38%) CMS
5 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.19%) Apache
6 1 (1.19%) JBoss
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 39 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.95%) Sauce Labs
3 4 (4.76%) npm
3 4 (4.76%) PaaS
4 3 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.57%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.38%) SaaS
5 2 (2.38%) Serverless
6 1 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.19%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) HTTP
1 2 (2.38%) SSH
1 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Big Data
2 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (2.38%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.19%) DB2
3 1 (1.19%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.19%) GIS
3 1 (1.19%) JasperReports
3 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (34.52%) Jenkins
2 24 (28.57%) JIRA
3 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.33%) JUnit
5 5 (5.95%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.95%) JMeter
5 5 (5.95%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.76%) Maven
6 4 (4.76%) Selenium
6 4 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.57%) Ant
7 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.57%) CircleCI
7 3 (3.57%) Gradle
7 3 (3.57%) gulp
7 3 (3.57%) IBM UrbanCode
7 3 (3.57%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.19%) Artifactory
General
1 29 (34.52%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.38%) Military
4 1 (1.19%) Back Office
4 1 (1.19%) Electronics
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (28.57%) Architect
3 22 (26.19%) .NET Architect
4 15 (17.86%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
5 14 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 11 (13.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Technical Architect
8 7 (8.33%) .NET Technical Architect
9 5 (5.95%) Developer
10 4 (4.76%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.76%) Service Manager
10 4 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.57%) Automation Test Lead
11 3 (3.57%) IT Architect
11 3 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 3 (3.57%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) .NET
2 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
2 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET
3 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (20.24%) .NET Core
5 7 (8.33%) REST
6 5 (5.95%) Spring
7 4 (4.76%) Gherkin
7 4 (4.76%) Middleware
7 4 (4.76%) React
8 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.19%) CGI
9 1 (1.19%) CSS
9 1 (1.19%) GWT
9 1 (1.19%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (1.19%) RESTful
9 1 (1.19%) Sass
9 1 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) iPad
2 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) DataPower
5 1 (1.19%) Fintech
5 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Linux
2 9 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.95%) Unix
4 2 (2.38%) CentOS
4 2 (2.38%) Debian
4 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) AIX
5 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 21 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 20 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 19 (22.62%) Microservices
6 18 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 18 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (20.24%) Web Development
8 15 (17.86%) OO
9 12 (14.29%) Open Source
10 9 (10.71%) Scrum
11 8 (9.52%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.95%) Test Scripting
13 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (4.76%) ITIL
13 4 (4.76%) Migration
13 4 (4.76%) Performance Testing
13 4 (4.76%) Service Management
13 4 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) Python
2 23 (27.38%) C#
3 21 (25.00%) Groovy
4 17 (20.24%) Bash Shell
5 13 (15.48%) Java
5 13 (15.48%) Ruby
6 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.38%) C
9 1 (1.19%) F#
9 1 (1.19%) Scala
9 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) APMP
4 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) GCP
1 3 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 51 (60.71%) Docker
2 4 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 45 (53.57%) Kubernetes
2 23 (27.38%) Ansible
3 17 (20.24%) Puppet
4 13 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (7.14%) Terraform
6 2 (2.38%) SELinux
6 2 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.19%) Grafana
7 1 (1.19%) HockeyApp
7 1 (1.19%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Atlassian
2 7 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.57%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.38%) Google
5 2 (2.38%) Hortonworks
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe
6 1 (1.19%) Apigee
6 1 (1.19%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) Splunk
6 1 (1.19%) Veracode