The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SaltStack products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaltStack over the 3 months to 1 July 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 SaltStack.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 416 405 406
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing SaltStack 25 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 7
Median daily rate £444 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £575 £475
% change year-on-year
-32.60% +21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SaltStack
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
8839 10386 10270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.11% 44.31% 44.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6057 6857 6574
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 255 203
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.94 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

SaltStack
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SaltStack Jobs Demand Trend in London

SaltStack
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SaltStack Daily Rate Trend in London

SaltStack
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaltStack across the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

SaltStack Daily Rate Histogram in London

SaltStack
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaltStack within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
City of London +34 4 £438 +34.61% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
SaltStack
England

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SaltStack 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 London region with a requirement for SaltStack.

1 28 (90.32%) Puppet
2 27 (87.10%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (80.65%) DevOps
4 21 (67.74%) Ansible
5 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
5 17 (54.84%) Java
6 14 (45.16%) Python
6 14 (45.16%) Ruby
6 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (41.94%) Docker
8 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (35.48%) Linux
10 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
10 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
11 9 (29.03%) Rackspace
11 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
12 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
12 8 (25.81%) Kanban
13 7 (22.58%) Perl
13 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
13 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (22.58%) Scala
13 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
14 6 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (19.35%) Google App Engine
14 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
14 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (19.35%) vSphere
14 6 (19.35%) Vagrant
14 6 (19.35%) Salt

SaltStack
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (12.90%) Apache Pig
1 4 (12.90%) Apache Solr
1 4 (12.90%) Apache Spark
1 4 (12.90%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (19.35%) Google App Engine
3 6 (19.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (9.68%) Rackspace Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) IaaS
6 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Apache Hive
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
1 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
1 5 (16.13%) HBase
1 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.90%) DataStax
3 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Jenkins
2 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
3 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (19.35%) Travis CI
4 6 (19.35%) Vagrant
5 5 (16.13%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (16.13%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.23%) FxCop
6 1 (3.23%) JUnit
6 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.23%) StyleCop
6 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Big Data Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Data Architect
5 3 (9.68%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Principal Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Principal Data Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) REST
2 3 (9.68%) SOAP
2 3 (9.68%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) CentOS
4 2 (6.45%) VMS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) DevOps
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Configuration Management
4 8 (25.81%) Kanban
5 5 (16.13%) Coaching
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) ETL
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.13%) Open Source
5 5 (16.13%) Web Operations
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) MapReduce
6 4 (12.90%) Presales
7 3 (9.68%) API Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) Python
2 14 (45.16%) Ruby
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
5 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
5 7 (22.58%) Perl
5 7 (22.58%) Scala
6 2 (6.45%) Clojure
6 2 (6.45%) Groovy
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Docker
2 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
3 3 (9.68%) KVM
3 3 (9.68%) oVirt
4 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (90.32%) Puppet
2 27 (87.10%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (67.74%) Ansible
4 6 (19.35%) Nagios
4 6 (19.35%) Salt
5 5 (16.13%) Rundeck
6 3 (9.68%) Cobbler
6 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
6 3 (9.68%) Pingdom
6 3 (9.68%) yum
7 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Rackspace
2 6 (19.35%) Google
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Perforce
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Dell
4 3 (9.68%) F5
4 3 (9.68%) New Relic
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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