Period
to 12 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SaltStack products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SaltStack over the 6 months to 12 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SaltStack.

SaltStack
London > Central London
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 242 290 257
Rank change year-on-year +48 -33 +6
Contract jobs citing SaltStack 8 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.11% 0.088% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.23% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 16
Central London median daily rate £675 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £613 £515 £391
90th Percentile £766 £635 £631
London median daily rate £625 £575 £563
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

SaltStack is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,037 3,484 3,217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.72% 38.34% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,322 2,543 2,379
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £225 £263
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 80 78
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +3.89% +2.86%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.61 £27.25 £30.98
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +8.57%

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for SaltStack in Central London

SaltStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaltStack in Central London

SaltStack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaltStack in Central London over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaltStack in Central London

SaltStack
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 SaltStack within the Central London region over the 6 months to 12 November 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 +41 7 £675 +22.73% 4
SaltStack
London

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SaltStack 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 SaltStack.

1 8 (100.00%) AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Docker
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
1 8 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 8 (100.00%) Terraform
2 7 (87.50%) Microservices
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Ansible
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Node.js
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Go
3 6 (75.00%) AWS Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Software Delivery
3 6 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (75.00%) Travis CI
3 6 (75.00%) Serverless
3 6 (75.00%) Rancher
3 6 (75.00%) CircleCI
3 6 (75.00%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (12.50%) GCP
4 1 (12.50%) Salt
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) SQL

SaltStack
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 8 (100.00%) AWS
2 6 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
2 6 (75.00%) Serverless
3 1 (12.50%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) CircleCI
2 6 (75.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Microservices
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) Go
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 8 (100.00%) Terraform
2 7 (87.50%) Ansible
2 7 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
3 6 (75.00%) Docker Swarm
3 6 (75.00%) Rancher
4 1 (12.50%) Salt