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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SaltStack
England / London
Rank 357 402 399
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -3
Contract jobs citing SaltStack 48 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 6
Median daily rate £525 £513 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +1.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £462 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £573 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £550 £363
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +51.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8359 8604 9635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.14% 40.79% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5619 5629 6351
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 152 185
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.70 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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
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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +5 6 £580 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £575 -
SaltStack
England

SaltStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 71 (73.96%) DevOps
2 65 (67.71%) Python
3 61 (63.54%) Linux
4 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (43.75%) Docker
6 41 (42.71%) Amazon AWS
7 32 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 31 (32.29%) Jenkins
8 31 (32.29%) Puppet
9 28 (29.17%) Ansible
10 27 (28.13%) High Availability
11 25 (26.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 24 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
12 24 (25.00%) logstash
13 23 (23.96%) Amazon RDS
13 23 (23.96%) Bash Shell
13 23 (23.96%) Amazon EC2
13 23 (23.96%) Firewall
14 22 (22.92%) Django
14 22 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
14 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
14 22 (22.92%) Kibana
14 22 (22.92%) boto
14 22 (22.92%) Elastic Stack
15 21 (21.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 21 (21.88%) Load Balancing
15 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
15 21 (21.88%) Migration
15 21 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
16 19 (19.79%) Configuration Management

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 24 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (7.29%) Apache
2 7 (7.29%) nginx
2 7 (7.29%) OpenStack
3 5 (5.21%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.13%) IIS
4 3 (3.13%) Jupyter
4 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.08%) CICS
5 2 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.08%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.04%) Confluence
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (42.71%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (26.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (23.96%) Amazon EC2
4 22 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (21.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 14 (14.58%) IaaS
7 9 (9.38%) PaaS
8 4 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (3.13%) GitHub
10 2 (2.08%) Bluemix
10 2 (2.08%) Office 365
10 2 (2.08%) Slack
10 2 (2.08%) SoftLayer
11 1 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
11 1 (1.04%) Route 53
11 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (23.96%) Firewall
2 8 (8.33%) Kerberos
2 8 (8.33%) Network Security
3 7 (7.29%) DNS
4 4 (4.17%) HTTP
4 4 (4.17%) Internet
4 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.13%) LDAP
5 3 (3.13%) SSL
6 2 (2.08%) DHCP
7 1 (1.04%) SSH
7 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (11.46%) Hadoop
3 9 (9.38%) Big Data
4 8 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.25%) MySQL
6 5 (5.21%) Cloudera CDH
6 5 (5.21%) HBase
7 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.08%) DB2
8 2 (2.08%) Redis
8 2 (2.08%) RethinkDB
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.04%) OLTP
9 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.04%) Riak
Development Applications
1 31 (32.29%) Jenkins
2 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.42%) Vagrant
4 6 (6.25%) JIRA
5 4 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.17%) Hudson
5 4 (4.17%) Selenium
5 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.13%) Subversion
6 3 (3.13%) Travis CI
7 2 (2.08%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.08%) FxCop
7 2 (2.08%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.08%) JUnit
7 2 (2.08%) Maven
7 2 (2.08%) Protractor
7 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.08%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.08%) StyleCop
General
1 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.58%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Electronics
4 3 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (23.96%) Consultant
3 15 (15.63%) DevOps Consultant
4 12 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 12 (12.50%) Web Specialist
5 9 (9.38%) Developer
6 8 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (8.33%) WebOps Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Administrator
7 7 (7.29%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
8 6 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Data Administrator
9 5 (5.21%) DevOps Specialist
9 5 (5.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) WebOps Specialist
10 4 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Web Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.92%) boto
1 22 (22.92%) Django
1 22 (22.92%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (6.25%) Web Services
3 4 (4.17%) LAMP
3 4 (4.17%) SOAP
4 3 (3.13%) .NET
4 3 (3.13%) REST
4 3 (3.13%) RESTful
5 2 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.08%) Serverless Framework
6 1 (1.04%) Dropwizard
6 1 (1.04%) J2EE
6 1 (1.04%) JSON
6 1 (1.04%) Node.js
6 1 (1.04%) Sensu
6 1 (1.04%) Spring
6 1 (1.04%) Velocity
6 1 (1.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 15 (15.63%) Public Cloud
3 9 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.21%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.08%) CMDB
5 2 (2.08%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.08%) iPad
5 2 (2.08%) Life Science
5 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (63.54%) Linux
2 19 (19.79%) Unix
3 17 (17.71%) Windows
4 9 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.21%) Ubuntu
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.13%) CentOS
6 3 (3.13%) Solaris
6 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.08%) Debian
7 2 (2.08%) VMS
7 2 (2.08%) zOS
8 1 (1.04%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (73.96%) DevOps
2 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (28.13%) High Availability
4 21 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (21.88%) Load Balancing
4 21 (21.88%) Migration
5 19 (19.79%) Configuration Management
6 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.63%) Open Source
8 12 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (12.50%) Web Operations
9 10 (10.42%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (8.33%) Kanban
11 7 (7.29%) Microservices
11 7 (7.29%) Scrum
12 6 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
13 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
13 4 (4.17%) Test Automation
14 3 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 65 (67.71%) Python
2 23 (23.96%) Bash Shell
3 15 (15.63%) Perl
4 12 (12.50%) SQL
5 10 (10.42%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.21%) Go
6 5 (5.21%) Java
6 5 (5.21%) PHP
6 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) Degree
3 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.08%) MCSE
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 42 (43.75%) Docker
2 11 (11.46%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.25%) KVM
3 6 (6.25%) NFS
4 5 (5.21%) HDFS
5 3 (3.13%) vCloud
5 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 32 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (32.29%) Puppet
3 28 (29.17%) Ansible
4 24 (25.00%) logstash
5 22 (22.92%) Kibana
6 15 (15.63%) Kubernetes
7 11 (11.46%) Nagios
8 8 (8.33%) Grafana
8 8 (8.33%) Graphite
9 6 (6.25%) Salt
10 5 (5.21%) Hadoop YARN
10 5 (5.21%) Terraform
11 4 (4.17%) CA Service Virtualization
11 4 (4.17%) Rancher
12 3 (3.13%) Mesos
12 3 (3.13%) OpenIDM
13 2 (2.08%) CA Endevor
13 2 (2.08%) OMEGAMON
13 2 (2.08%) SCOM
13 2 (2.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) VMware
2 8 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.21%) Cloudera
4 5 (5.21%) EMC
5 4 (4.17%) CA
5 4 (4.17%) IBM
5 4 (4.17%) Splunk
6 3 (3.13%) ForgeRock
6 3 (3.13%) Isilon
6 3 (3.13%) SAP
7 2 (2.08%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle
7 2 (2.08%) Syncsort
8 1 (1.04%) ArcSight
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