Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Datadog skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Datadog over the 6 months to 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Datadog
London > Central London
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 143 257 293
Rank change year-on-year +114 +36 -30
Contract jobs citing Datadog 6 23 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.22% 0.27% 0.066%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 0.80% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 4
Median daily rate £495 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £421 £509 £410
90th Percentile £567 £588 £646
London median daily rate £525 £600 £600
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Datadog is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 920 2,867 2,528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 34.09% 34.28% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 2,285 1,999
Median daily rate £513 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £325
90th Percentile £660 £675 £675
London median daily rate £525 £525 £505
% change year-on-year - +3.96% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% +7.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £19.00 £17.73 £16.25
90th Percentile £58.25 £60.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.72 £22.72
% change year-on-year +54.08% - +7.37%

Datadog
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Datadog as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Datadog in Central London

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Datadog in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Datadog in Central London

Datadog
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Datadog within the Central London region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +90 6 £495 -10.00% 4
Datadog
London

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Datadog also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Datadog.

1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (50.00%) Kibana
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) CircleCI
4 1 (16.67%) Redux
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (16.67%) Serverless
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Next.js
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (16.67%) Observability
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) hapi

Datadog
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Liferay
3 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (16.67%) Azure
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) CircleCI
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Express
2 1 (16.67%) GraphQL
2 1 (16.67%) hapi
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Next.js
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Redux
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Observability
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 3 (50.00%) Kibana
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Packer
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) New Relic
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware