The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Percona
Rank 373 376 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Percona 20 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.023% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.050% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 0
Average daily rate £500 £238 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £250 -
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10430 9910 12084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.63% 45.80% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6815 6259 7339
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 257 293
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Percona
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 2 £468 +96.84%
Canary Wharf - - - -
Percona
England

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 18 (90.00%) UNIX
3 13 (65.00%) Replication
3 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (55.00%) Puppet
4 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (50.00%) LAMP
5 10 (50.00%) CentOS
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) Nagios
6 9 (45.00%) Migration
6 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
6 9 (45.00%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (45.00%) High Availability
7 8 (40.00%) Redis
7 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (35.00%) Debian
8 7 (35.00%) StatsD
8 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
9 6 (30.00%) Node.js
9 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (30.00%) Varnish
9 6 (30.00%) Munin
9 6 (30.00%) Kernel Tuning
9 6 (30.00%) Clustering
9 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (30.00%) JMX
9 6 (30.00%) HTTP

Percona
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (30.00%) Node.js
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (45.00%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (40.00%) Redis
4 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
7 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
7 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) DBA
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL DBA
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Database Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Developer
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) LAMP
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Replication
2 6 (30.00%) Clustering
3 3 (15.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) UNIX
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) CentOS
3 7 (35.00%) Debian
4 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
1 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (45.00%) High Availability
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (30.00%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) Ruby
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Puppet
1 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (50.00%) Nagios
3 7 (35.00%) StatsD
4 6 (30.00%) Munin
5 4 (20.00%) Cacti
6 1 (5.00%) Ganglia
6 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
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