The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Percona over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Percona
Rank 406 - 395
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Percona 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% - 0.004%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% - 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Percona
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10324 11289 10531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.07% 45.54% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7098 7447 6548
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 240 300
Average hourly rate £17.77 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.30% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.57 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.15 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Percona
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Percona across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Percona Jobs Demand Trend in London

Percona
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Percona Daily Rate Trend in London

Percona
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Percona across the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Percona Daily Rate Histogram in London

Percona
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
City of London - 1 £500 - 1
Percona
England

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (100.00%) MySQL
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Puppet
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (94.44%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (88.89%) Nagios
3 16 (88.89%) Configuration Management
4 15 (83.33%) Web Services
4 15 (83.33%) Python
4 15 (83.33%) nginx
4 15 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (77.78%) Cacti
5 14 (77.78%) Apache
6 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
6 13 (72.22%) CentOS
7 12 (66.67%) LAMP
7 12 (66.67%) Ruby
7 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
7 12 (66.67%) PHP
7 12 (66.67%) UNIX
7 12 (66.67%) Open Source
7 12 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (66.67%) Amazon S3
8 5 (27.78%) Couchbase
8 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
9 4 (22.22%) Redis
9 4 (22.22%) Ganglia
10 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 3 (16.67%) Jenkins

Percona
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (83.33%) nginx
2 14 (77.78%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (66.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) Couchbase
3 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (22.22%) Redis
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) LAMP
3 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) CentOS
3 12 (66.67%) UNIX
4 2 (11.11%) Debian
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (88.89%) Configuration Management
3 12 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) Ruby
2 12 (66.67%) PHP
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Puppet
2 17 (94.44%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (88.89%) Nagios
4 14 (77.78%) Cacti
5 4 (22.22%) Ganglia
6 2 (11.11%) HAProxy
6 2 (11.11%) StatsD
6 2 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago