Period
to 8 December 2019

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 8 December 2019 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 232 266 281
Rank change year-on-year +34 +15 -
Contract jobs citing Datadog 19 29 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.27% 0.31% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 1.07% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 3
Central London median daily rate £550 £556 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.12% +1.14% -
10th Percentile £479 £513 £524
90th Percentile £586 £725 £563
London median daily rate £550 £600 £538
% change year-on-year -8.33% +11.63% +13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Central London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 -

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 2,456 2,710 1,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 34.38% 29.22% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,896 2,171 1,349
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £314 £320 £310
90th Percentile £658 £650 £638
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 32
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.76 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.03% -1.26% -45.71%
10th Percentile £17.73 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £28.25 £30.90
London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +18.42% -11.63% -21.82%

Datadog
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Datadog in Central London

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Datadog in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Datadog in Central London

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Datadog in Central London over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 8 December 2019. 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 +37 17 £541 +0.60% 3
West End of London +24 2 £553 -7.92%
Datadog
London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 12 (63.16%) Linux
1 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
1 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
1 12 (63.16%) Splunk
2 11 (57.89%) DevOps
2 11 (57.89%) AWS
2 11 (57.89%) Python
3 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Automation
4 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (42.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (42.11%) Runbook
4 8 (42.11%) Ruby
4 8 (42.11%) JIRA
4 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
5 7 (36.84%) Open Source
5 7 (36.84%) JSON
5 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Qualys
5 7 (36.84%) Kanban
5 7 (36.84%) RHCE
5 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) Suricata
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (36.84%) New Relic
6 6 (31.58%) ServiceNow
6 6 (31.58%) User Stories

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 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) AWS
2 6 (31.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (15.79%) SpeedCurve
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.26%) Fastly
5 1 (5.26%) IaaS
5 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Internet
1 6 (31.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Redis
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
1 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) CircleCI
3 2 (10.53%) Mocha
4 1 (5.26%) Cypress.io
4 1 (5.26%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) React Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) JSON
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) Node.js
4 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (15.79%) Jest
5 2 (10.53%) Chai
5 2 (10.53%) GraphQL
5 2 (10.53%) React
5 2 (10.53%) WebdriverIO
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) Express
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Kafka
6 1 (5.26%) Next.js
6 1 (5.26%) Spring
6 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Automation
3 8 (42.11%) Runbook
4 7 (36.84%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) Kanban
4 7 (36.84%) Open Source
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) User Stories
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Availability Management
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Service Management
8 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
3 8 (42.11%) Ruby
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) Go
6 1 (5.26%) Java 8
6 1 (5.26%) Kotlin
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) RHCE
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (36.84%) Suricata
3 6 (31.58%) Terraform
4 4 (21.05%) Pingdom
5 3 (15.79%) Ansible
5 3 (15.79%) Nagios
6 2 (10.53%) Ganglia
6 2 (10.53%) Grafana
6 2 (10.53%) Kibana
6 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
7 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
7 1 (5.26%) Marathon
7 1 (5.26%) Mesos
7 1 (5.26%) Opsgenie
7 1 (5.26%) Puppet
7 1 (5.26%) Salt
7 1 (5.26%) VictorOps
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Splunk
2 7 (36.84%) New Relic
2 7 (36.84%) Qualys
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) PagerDuty
3 6 (31.58%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau