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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Percona over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Percona
Rank 540 533 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Percona 24 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.028% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.062% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £431 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £603 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+41.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
21777 20870 18793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.72% 45.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 11662 10148
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 910 1165
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Percona
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Percona across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 16 £475 +5.55% 1
North West - 2 - -
South West - 2 £603 -
West Midlands - - - -
South East - - - - 3
Percona
UK

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Percona also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Percona.

1 37 (97.37%) MySQL
2 29 (76.32%) Linux
3 26 (68.42%) Puppet
4 24 (63.16%) DevOps
5 23 (60.53%) PHP
6 22 (57.89%) nginx
7 21 (55.26%) Apache
7 21 (55.26%) Python
8 20 (52.63%) UNIX
8 20 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (50.00%) Load Balancing
9 19 (50.00%) Configuration Management
10 18 (47.37%) Ruby
10 18 (47.37%) Web Services
10 18 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (44.74%) Red Hat
12 16 (42.11%) Nagios
12 16 (42.11%) Amazon EC2
12 16 (42.11%) Amazon S3
12 16 (42.11%) CentOS
13 15 (39.47%) Open Source
14 14 (36.84%) Cacti
14 14 (36.84%) LAMP
15 9 (23.68%) Replication
16 8 (21.05%) Migration
16 8 (21.05%) Oracle
17 6 (15.79%) Java
17 6 (15.79%) Advertising
17 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
17 6 (15.79%) Marketing

Percona
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Percona also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Percona. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (57.89%) nginx
2 21 (55.26%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.63%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.63%) CMS
5 1 (2.63%) Jetty
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (42.11%) Amazon EC2
2 16 (42.11%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.26%) Route 53
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) IPv6
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) HTTP
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (97.37%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 6 (15.79%) MariaDB
3 5 (13.16%) Redis
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) Couchbase
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (15.79%) Advertising
1 6 (15.79%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) DBA
2 12 (31.58%) MySQL DBA
3 5 (13.16%) Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Database Architect
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Database Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) Web Services
2 14 (36.84%) LAMP
3 2 (5.26%) Lucene
3 2 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Open Source
2 9 (23.68%) Replication
3 5 (13.16%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) UNIX
3 16 (42.11%) CentOS
4 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 5 (13.16%) Windows
6 3 (7.89%) Debian
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) DevOps
2 19 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 19 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (21.05%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.89%) Release Management
7 2 (5.26%) Security Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Kanban
7 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.26%) Logistics
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Coaching
7 2 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (5.26%) Physical Data Model
8 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) PHP
2 21 (55.26%) Python
3 18 (47.37%) Ruby
4 6 (15.79%) Java
5 4 (10.53%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.89%) C
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
7 2 (5.26%) C++
7 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Postfix
1 1 (2.63%) Varnish
1 1 (2.63%) Openswan
1 1 (2.63%) Corosync
1 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (68.42%) Puppet
2 20 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (42.11%) Nagios
4 14 (36.84%) Cacti
5 4 (10.53%) HAProxy
6 3 (7.89%) Ansible
7 2 (5.26%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Red Hat
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.63%) Splunk
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