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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SaltStack
Rank 431 397 420
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +23
Contract jobs citing SaltStack 11 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.079% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.18% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 6
Median daily rate £438 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £575 £475
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +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
9439 10108 10448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.12% 44.41% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6411 6557 6825
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 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 228 214
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.77 £41.25 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 2 May 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 3 £438 +12.90% 4
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
SaltStack
England

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 16 (80.00%) DevOps
2 14 (70.00%) Puppet
3 12 (60.00%) Ansible
4 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (50.00%) Java
5 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (40.00%) Python
7 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (40.00%) Ruby
8 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
10 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (25.00%) Scala
10 5 (25.00%) Nagios
10 5 (25.00%) Kanban
10 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (25.00%) Docker
10 5 (25.00%) Salt
10 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (20.00%) New Relic
11 4 (20.00%) DataStax
11 4 (20.00%) Rundeck
11 4 (20.00%) Presales
11 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (20.00%) Coaching
11 4 (20.00%) Apache Spark
11 4 (20.00%) Apache Pig

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 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (20.00%) Big Data
2 4 (20.00%) DataStax
2 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (20.00%) HBase
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Principal Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Principal Data Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Spark Streaming
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) Kafka
2 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.00%) Sensu
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) CentOS
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) DevOps
2 10 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) Kanban
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) MapReduce
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) Presales
6 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) BDD
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Python
2 8 (40.00%) Ruby
3 5 (25.00%) Scala
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Groovy
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) Go
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (15.00%) KVM
2 3 (15.00%) oVirt
3 2 (10.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) Puppet
2 12 (60.00%) Ansible
3 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (25.00%) Nagios
4 5 (25.00%) Salt
5 4 (20.00%) Rundeck
6 3 (15.00%) Cobbler
6 3 (15.00%) Pingdom
6 3 (15.00%) yum
7 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) New Relic
1 4 (20.00%) Perforce
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Dell
2 3 (15.00%) F5
2 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
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Mortimer Spinks
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