Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 30 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 152 225 252
Rank change year-on-year +73 +27 -32
Contract jobs citing Graphite 3 9 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.14% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 0.78% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £550 £575 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +21.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £445 £563 £463
90th Percentile £655 £595 £488
Central London median daily rate £550 £575 £500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 476 1,153 950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.57% 17.95% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 899 757
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £341
90th Percentile £675 £688 £661
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 21
Median hourly rate £13.26 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.87% +10.53% -14.93%
10th Percentile £12.42 £16.22 £11.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.00 £35.25
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -27.38% +5.00% -14.34%

Graphite
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graphite in the City of London

Graphite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Graphite in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Graphite in the City of London

Graphite
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Graphite in the City of London over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Graphite in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 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 City of 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

Graphite
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:

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