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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 399 408 404
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing SaltStack 38 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 19
Median daily rate £538 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £385 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
9657 10216 11073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 43.29% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6421 6739 6949
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 219 235
Median hourly rate £17.10 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +40 5 £600 +144.89%
SaltStack
England

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (88.89%) DevOps
2 44 (81.48%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (79.63%) Puppet
4 36 (66.67%) Ansible
5 30 (55.56%) Linux
6 28 (51.85%) Jenkins
7 25 (46.30%) Python
8 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (38.89%) Java
11 17 (31.48%) Configuration Management
11 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
11 17 (31.48%) Docker
12 16 (29.63%) Ruby
12 16 (29.63%) Finance
13 15 (27.78%) Perl
13 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
14 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (24.07%) Bash Shell
14 13 (24.07%) Salt
15 12 (22.22%) Vagrant
16 11 (20.37%) Rackspace
16 11 (20.37%) Travis CI
16 11 (20.37%) TeamCity
16 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
17 10 (18.52%) Hadoop
17 10 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
17 10 (18.52%) Big Data
18 9 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
18 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

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 7 (12.96%) Apache
2 6 (11.11%) nginx
3 5 (9.26%) Apache Spark
3 5 (9.26%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (7.41%) Apache Pig
4 4 (7.41%) Apache Solr
4 4 (7.41%) Confluence
5 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (40.74%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (18.52%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (12.96%) Google App Engine
4 7 (12.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (7.41%) Rackspace Cloud
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (3.70%) Route 53
8 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.85%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.85%) IaaS
8 1 (1.85%) Office 365
8 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (9.26%) Internet
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
4 3 (5.56%) Network Security
4 3 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Big Data
1 10 (18.52%) Hadoop
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
2 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 6 (11.11%) HBase
4 4 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (7.41%) DataStax
5 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.85%) Redis
7 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 28 (51.85%) Jenkins
2 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
3 12 (22.22%) Vagrant
4 11 (20.37%) TeamCity
4 11 (20.37%) Travis CI
5 7 (12.96%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (9.26%) Subversion
7 4 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (7.41%) JIRA
8 2 (3.70%) Maven
9 1 (1.85%) FxCop
9 1 (1.85%) JUnit
9 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.85%) StyleCop
9 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (9.26%) Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) DevOps Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (7.41%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Principal Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Principal Data Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) LAMP
3 4 (7.41%) REST
4 3 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (5.56%) SOAP
4 3 (5.56%) Spark Streaming
5 2 (3.70%) ELK Stack
6 1 (1.85%) .NET
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Tez
6 1 (1.85%) Kafka
6 1 (1.85%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.85%) Lucene
6 1 (1.85%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.85%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) CentOS
4 4 (7.41%) Unix
5 3 (5.56%) VMS
6 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Fedora
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (88.89%) DevOps
2 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (31.48%) Configuration Management
4 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (16.67%) Kanban
6 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.96%) Open Source
6 7 (12.96%) Web Operations
7 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (9.26%) Coaching
8 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.26%) ETL
8 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.41%) MapReduce
9 4 (7.41%) Presales
9 4 (7.41%) Scrum
10 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Python
2 21 (38.89%) Java
3 16 (29.63%) Ruby
4 15 (27.78%) Perl
4 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 13 (24.07%) Bash Shell
6 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
7 9 (16.67%) PHP
8 7 (12.96%) Scala
9 4 (7.41%) SQL
10 1 (1.85%) Clojure
10 1 (1.85%) Groovy
10 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) ACCA
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Docker
2 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.81%) vSphere
3 3 (5.56%) KVM
3 3 (5.56%) oVirt
4 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (81.48%) Opscode Chef
2 43 (79.63%) Puppet
3 36 (66.67%) Ansible
4 13 (24.07%) Salt
5 5 (9.26%) Rundeck
6 4 (7.41%) Nagios
7 3 (5.56%) Cobbler
7 3 (5.56%) Pingdom
7 3 (5.56%) yum
8 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.85%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (1.85%) Oozie
9 1 (1.85%) Packer
9 1 (1.85%) SCOM
9 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Rackspace
2 8 (14.81%) VMware
3 7 (12.96%) Google
4 5 (9.26%) Perforce
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) Dell
5 3 (5.56%) F5
5 3 (5.56%) New Relic
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.85%) Facebook
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.85%) Splunk
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