Period
to 5 December 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 5 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 205 247 242
Rank change year-on-year +42 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Datadog 17 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.29% 0.042%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.86% 1.06% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 3
City of London median daily rate £541 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -2.27% -
10th Percentile £470 £513 £524
90th Percentile £590 £733 £563
Central London median daily rate £550 £556 £550
% change year-on-year -1.12% +1.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 1,975 1,975 1,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.35% 27.58% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,545 1,610 1,049
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £331 £313
90th Percentile £660 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £520 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 26
City of London median hourly rate £20.92 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.51% -2.78% -45.86%
10th Percentile £18.50 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.95 £23.75 £29.76
Central London median hourly rate £20.92 £18.76 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.49% -1.26% -45.71%

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 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Datadog in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 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 City of London region with a requirement for Datadog.

1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 11 (64.71%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) AWS
3 10 (58.82%) Splunk
4 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Automation
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) Perl
5 8 (47.06%) Ruby
5 8 (47.06%) JIRA
5 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
5 8 (47.06%) Runbook
5 8 (47.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (41.18%) Suricata
6 7 (41.18%) Open Source
6 7 (41.18%) JSON
6 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Qualys
6 7 (41.18%) Kanban
6 7 (41.18%) RHCE
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
6 7 (41.18%) Scrum
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
7 6 (35.29%) Internet

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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.88%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.88%) Fastly
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) SpeedCurve
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Internet
1 6 (35.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Redis
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 8 (47.06%) JIRA
2 8 (47.06%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (11.76%) CircleCI
3 2 (11.76%) Mocha
3 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.88%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) React Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) JSON
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) Node.js
4 3 (17.65%) Jest
5 2 (11.76%) Chai
5 2 (11.76%) GraphQL
5 2 (11.76%) React
5 2 (11.76%) WebdriverIO
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
6 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (5.88%) Express
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) Kafka
6 1 (5.88%) Next.js
6 1 (5.88%) Spring
6 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (52.94%) Infrastructure Automation
3 8 (47.06%) Runbook
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (41.18%) Kanban
4 7 (41.18%) Open Source
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
8 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Perl
3 8 (47.06%) Bash Shell
3 8 (47.06%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) Java 8
6 1 (5.88%) Kotlin
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) RHCE
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (41.18%) Suricata
3 6 (35.29%) Terraform
4 3 (17.65%) Ansible
5 2 (11.76%) Kibana
5 2 (11.76%) Pingdom
6 1 (5.88%) Ganglia
6 1 (5.88%) Grafana
6 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
6 1 (5.88%) Marathon
6 1 (5.88%) Mesos
6 1 (5.88%) Nagios
6 1 (5.88%) Opsgenie
6 1 (5.88%) Puppet
6 1 (5.88%) Salt
6 1 (5.88%) VictorOps
6 1 (5.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Splunk
2 7 (41.18%) Qualys
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 6 (35.29%) New Relic
3 6 (35.29%) ServiceNow
4 4 (23.53%) PagerDuty
5 1 (5.88%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.88%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau