The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Percona over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Percona, Inc.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Percona
Rank 618 592 560
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -32
Contract jobs citing Percona 11 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.028% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.063% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 29
Median daily rate £440 £475 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Percona
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22134 22290 21504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.22% 45.11% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13873 13162 12457
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1024 996
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Percona
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Percona as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Percona Jobs Demand Trend in England

Percona
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Percona across the England region.

Percona Daily Rate Trend in England

Percona
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Percona across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Percona Daily Rate Histogram in England

Percona
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 10 £458 -3.68% 4
East Midlands +12 1 £375 -
Percona
UK

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Percona also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Percona.

1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) LAMP
4 6 (50.00%) ZABBIX
4 6 (50.00%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Symfony
6 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 3 (25.00%) vSphere
7 3 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) DRM
8 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (16.67%) LDAP
8 2 (16.67%) Apache
8 2 (16.67%) Unix
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Subversion
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA

Percona
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) MariaDB
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) DBA
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Broadcast Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) MongoDB DBA
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) LAMP
2 4 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) DRM
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) AWK
3 2 (16.67%) sed
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Docker
3 1 (8.33%) iptables
3 1 (8.33%) KVM
3 1 (8.33%) LXC
3 1 (8.33%) NFS
3 1 (8.33%) Postfix
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Capistrano
3 1 (8.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £320.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £320.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago