Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Graphite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphite over the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Graphite
London > Central London
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 272 287
Rank change year-on-year +105 +15 -55
Contract jobs citing Graphite 3 12 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.079% 0.14% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 0.79% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £550 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £445 £520 £465
90th Percentile £655 £594 £539
London median daily rate £625 £575 £500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

Graphite is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 617 1,519 1,283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.31% 18.06% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 1,183 1,002
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +7.42%
10th Percentile £305 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 28
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.38% +5.00% -14.34%
10th Percentile £12.42 £16.67 £11.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.44 £37.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -

Graphite
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graphite in Central London

Graphite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Daily rate trend for Graphite in Central London

Graphite
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Graphite in Central London over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Graphite in Central London

Graphite
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 Graphite within the Central London region over the 6 months to 28 May 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 +87 3 £550 -4.35%
Graphite
London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Graphite 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 Graphite.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Serverless
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (66.67%) Log Aggregation
2 2 (66.67%) Observability
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Prometheus
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy

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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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) AWS
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Serverless
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (66.67%) Log Aggregation
2 2 (66.67%) Observability
2 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Backlog Management
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Groovy
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Prometheus
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Grafana