The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Percona products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Percona over the 3 months to 5 December 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 Percona, Inc.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Percona
Rank 622 627 633
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Percona 5 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.018% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.043% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £425 £550 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +64.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £438 £320
% change year-on-year
+31.42% +36.71%
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 across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22886 23387 25559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 42.76% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13997 13710 15081
Median daily rate £420 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 873 974 1227
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Percona
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Percona Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Percona
Daily Rate Trend

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

Percona Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Percona
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Percona within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Percona Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Percona
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Percona within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
England -4 5 £425 -22.72% 8
London -7 3 £425 -22.72% 1
South East +13 1 - - 3
Berkshire +9 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £575 -
South West - 1 £575 -
Reading - 1 - -

Percona
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Percona also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Percona.

1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) Clustering
4 5 (25.00%) Puppet
4 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (20.00%) Redis
5 4 (20.00%) Replication
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (20.00%) Docker
5 4 (20.00%) RHEV
5 4 (20.00%) MariaDB
5 4 (20.00%) KVM
5 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
6 3 (15.00%) Pig Latin
6 3 (15.00%) Apache Pig
6 3 (15.00%) Ansible
6 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) SQL

Percona
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (15.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (20.00%) MariaDB
3 4 (20.00%) Redis
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (15.00%) Pentaho
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) DBA
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL DBA
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) Pig Latin
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
1 4 (20.00%) KVM
1 4 (20.00%) RHEV
2 1 (5.00%) iptables
2 1 (5.00%) NFS
2 1 (5.00%) Postfix
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
2 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (15.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) Capistrano
4 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) Hortonworks
2 3 (15.00%) Talend
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) hybris
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
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CPS Group Limited
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