Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 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.

Graphite
London > Central London
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 278 260
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18 +7
Contract jobs citing Graphite 13 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.16% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.97% 0.85% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 7
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +3.96% +6.32%
10th Percentile £508 £475 £389
90th Percentile £585 £550 £575
London median daily rate £525 £525 £530
% change year-on-year - -0.94% +11.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London 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 1,342 1,418 899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.91% 15.84% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,087 1,137 705
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £328 £313
90th Percentile £678 £679 £638
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 11
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% -14.61%
10th Percentile £13.01 £14.21 £15.40
90th Percentile £48.67 £25.50 £27.50
London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% -25.00% +42.11%

Graphite
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graphite in Central London

Graphite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphite in Central London

Graphite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Graphite in Central London over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Contractor 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 23 September 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 +23 7 £575 +9.52% 4
Southwark +8 6 £515 -16.94%
Graphite
London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 12 (92.31%) Grafana
2 11 (84.62%) Redis
2 11 (84.62%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (84.62%) GitHub
3 10 (76.92%) Sass
3 10 (76.92%) User Experience
3 10 (76.92%) Neo4j
3 10 (76.92%) Node.js
3 10 (76.92%) VCL
3 10 (76.92%) GraphQL
3 10 (76.92%) CircleCI
3 10 (76.92%) webpack
3 10 (76.92%) Handlebars
3 10 (76.92%) Fastly
4 7 (53.85%) Decision-Making
4 7 (53.85%) AWS
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (46.15%) Serverless
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (38.46%) Heroku
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (38.46%) ETL
6 5 (38.46%) Pair Programming
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Google
7 4 (30.77%) Web Development
7 4 (30.77%) Android
7 4 (30.77%) Use Case
7 4 (30.77%) RESTful

Graphite
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 11 (84.62%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) GitHub
2 10 (76.92%) Fastly
3 7 (53.85%) AWS
4 6 (46.15%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (46.15%) Serverless
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (38.46%) Heroku
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (7.69%) Slack
6 1 (7.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Redis
2 10 (76.92%) Neo4j
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) CircleCI
1 10 (76.92%) webpack
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Backend Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) GraphQL
1 10 (76.92%) Handlebars
1 10 (76.92%) Node.js
1 10 (76.92%) Sass
1 10 (76.92%) VCL
2 4 (30.77%) Preactjs
2 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Django
3 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.69%) Sensu
3 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Android
1 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (53.85%) Decision-Making
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
2 5 (38.46%) Pair Programming
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Use Case
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Architectural Design
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (7.69%) Log Aggregation
5 1 (7.69%) Microservices
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Apple Swift
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) Kotlin
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Grafana
2 3 (23.08%) Puppet
3 2 (15.38%) Nagios
3 2 (15.38%) Prometheus
3 2 (15.38%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Consul
4 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
4 1 (7.69%) Packer
4 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Google
1 4 (30.77%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) BMC
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) SevOne