The table below looks at the statistics for Ganglia skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ganglia over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ganglia
Rank 594 571 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing Ganglia 18 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.006% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.42% 0.079% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £381 -
% change year-on-year
-11.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4262 3815 3796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.66% 7.24% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2517 2214 1968
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 152 176
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.99 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.11 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

Ganglia
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ganglia within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Ganglia Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ganglia
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ganglia within the UK.

Ganglia Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Ganglia
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ganglia within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Ganglia Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Ganglia
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ganglia within the UK.

Ganglia Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Ganglia
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ganglia within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 17 £344 -9.83% 4
London +18 11 £394 -
Sheffield - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
York - - - - 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
South East - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Isleworth - - - -

Ganglia
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ganglia 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 Ganglia.

1 26 (100.00%) Nagios
2 24 (92.31%) Linux
3 16 (61.54%) Puppet
4 14 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (46.15%) Configuration Management
6 10 (38.46%) Java
7 9 (34.62%) Maven
7 9 (34.62%) SAS
7 9 (34.62%) Hyperic
7 9 (34.62%) DevOps
8 8 (30.77%) R
9 7 (26.92%) Python
9 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
9 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
9 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
10 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (23.08%) Web Services
10 6 (23.08%) MySQL
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) KVM
11 5 (19.23%) Analytics
11 5 (19.23%) Visual Analytics
11 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
11 5 (19.23%) Open Source
12 4 (15.38%) Redis
12 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
12 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
12 4 (15.38%) collectd
12 4 (15.38%) StatsD

Ganglia
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Ganglia 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 Ganglia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (34.62%) SAS
2 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
3 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.54%) Confluence
5 2 (7.69%) Apache
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
6 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Heroku
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
1 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
2 6 (23.08%) MySQL
3 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (15.38%) Redis
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.54%) Couchbase
5 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Maven
2 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) JUnit
3 4 (15.38%) Subversion
4 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) SAS Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Web Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) OSS Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) Sensu
3 3 (11.54%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Life Science
4 1 (3.85%) Wiki
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
4 1 (3.85%) Chemistry
4 1 (3.85%) Biology
4 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Configuration Management
2 9 (34.62%) DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (19.23%) Visual Analytics
4 5 (19.23%) Analytics
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Fault Management
5 4 (15.38%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) Release Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) R
3 7 (26.92%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PhD
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) KVM
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) GPFS
4 1 (3.85%) Varnish
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (100.00%) Nagios
2 16 (61.54%) Puppet
3 14 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (34.62%) Hyperic
5 4 (15.38%) collectd
5 4 (15.38%) StatsD
6 3 (11.54%) Cacti
7 2 (7.69%) YUM
7 2 (7.69%) CFEngine
7 2 (7.69%) Salt
8 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
8 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
1 3 (11.54%) Percona
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.85%) Rackspace