Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 23 March 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 214 245 224
Rank change year-on-year +31 -21 -
Contract jobs citing Datadog 31 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.46% 0.097% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.61% 0.45% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 2
City of London median daily rate £575 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.98% -2.32% -
10th Percentile £519 £325 £550
90th Percentile £738 £594 £551
Central London median daily rate £575 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +6.98% -2.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,921 1,565 883
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 28.31% 21.79% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,512 1,269 723
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £350
90th Percentile £675 £655 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 8
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -2.62% -21.01%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £14.04
90th Percentile £23.75 £50.35 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.92
% change year-on-year -5.00% +0.40% -13.39%

Datadog
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Datadog in the City of London

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Datadog in the City of London

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Datadog in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Datadog in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Datadog.

1 24 (77.42%) DevOps
2 21 (67.74%) Jenkins
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 20 (64.52%) Ansible
3 20 (64.52%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
5 18 (58.06%) Splunk
6 17 (54.84%) Python
7 16 (51.61%) Docker
8 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
9 12 (38.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 11 (35.48%) Terraform
10 11 (35.48%) Node.js
11 10 (32.26%) Java
11 10 (32.26%) JIRA
11 10 (32.26%) Migration
12 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
13 8 (25.81%) Confluence
13 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (25.81%) Kibana
13 8 (25.81%) SQL
13 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
14 7 (22.58%) Windows
14 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (22.58%) Finance
14 7 (22.58%) Qualys
14 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
14 7 (22.58%) Puppet

Datadog
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 8 (25.81%) Confluence
2 5 (16.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (12.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (12.90%) PaaS
3 4 (12.90%) SaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (6.45%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (16.13%) Network Security
1 5 (16.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Big Data
1 6 (19.35%) MySQL
2 5 (16.13%) Redis
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.45%) InfluxDB
3 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Jenkins
2 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (38.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (32.26%) JIRA
5 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (19.35%) FishEye
5 6 (19.35%) SonarQube
5 6 (19.35%) Subversion
6 3 (9.68%) Mocha
6 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
7 2 (6.45%) Grunt
7 2 (6.45%) gulp
7 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
8 1 (3.23%) CircleCI
8 1 (3.23%) GitLab
8 1 (3.23%) Hudson
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Applications Specialist
2 6 (19.35%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Support
3 5 (16.13%) Applications Support Specialist
3 5 (16.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Support Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Node.js
2 6 (19.35%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) React
4 3 (9.68%) Chai
4 3 (9.68%) GraphQL
4 3 (9.68%) Jest
4 3 (9.68%) Kafka
4 3 (9.68%) REST
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) WebdriverIO
5 2 (6.45%) Akka
5 2 (6.45%) Flask
5 2 (6.45%) gRPC
5 2 (6.45%) Memcached
5 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (6.45%) React Native
5 2 (6.45%) Spring
5 2 (6.45%) Swagger
5 2 (6.45%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.90%) Hedge funds
2 4 (12.90%) Public Cloud
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (6.45%) Wiki
5 1 (3.23%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Unix
5 3 (9.68%) Mesosphere
6 2 (6.45%) Android
6 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) DevOps
2 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (32.26%) Migration
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
5 6 (19.35%) Change Management
5 6 (19.35%) Dashboard Development
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) Microservices
5 6 (19.35%) Task Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Network Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Change Control
7 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.68%) High Availability
8 3 (9.68%) Information Security
8 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Python
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) Java
4 9 (29.03%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 6 (19.35%) PHP
6 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
6 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.68%) Scala
8 2 (6.45%) C++
8 2 (6.45%) Perl
9 1 (3.23%) ES6
9 1 (3.23%) Kotlin
9 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) RHCE
3 5 (16.13%) CCNP
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Certification
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (6.45%) etcd
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) Ansible
2 11 (35.48%) Terraform
3 8 (25.81%) Kibana
4 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (22.58%) Puppet
5 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
5 5 (16.13%) logstash
6 4 (12.90%) Consul
6 4 (12.90%) Marathon
6 4 (12.90%) Mesos
6 4 (12.90%) Packer
7 2 (6.45%) Grafana
7 2 (6.45%) Graphite
7 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
8 1 (3.23%) Suricata
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Splunk
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
3 7 (22.58%) Qualys
4 6 (19.35%) New Relic
4 6 (19.35%) Sonatype
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) SaltStack
6 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.23%) Google