Period
to 23 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Prometheus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Prometheus over the 6 months to 23 April 2021 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.

Prometheus
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 140 154 232
Rank change year-on-year +14 +78 +4
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 6 14 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.74% 2.44% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 12
10th Percentile " £523 £491
25th Percentile £461 £556 £520
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £473 £636 £550
Median % change year-on-year -25.71% +15.64% -
75th Percentile £517 £675 £650
90th Percentile £537 £710 £763
Central London median daily rate £473 £631 £550
% change year-on-year -25.06% +14.64% -

Prometheus 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 345 574 1,221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.62% 15.07% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 439 945
10th Percentile £389 £348 £313
25th Percentile £450 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +0.09% -0.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £638 £625 £613
90th Percentile £698 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 23
Median hourly rate £23.00 £13.08 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +75.91% -36.22% +7.89%
Central London median hourly rate £23.00 £13.08 £20.82
% change year-on-year +75.91% -37.21% +4.11%

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Prometheus in the City of London

Prometheus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for Prometheus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Prometheus 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 Prometheus.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Grafana
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
4 3 (50.00%) Microservices
4 3 (50.00%) Salt
4 3 (50.00%) GitLab
4 3 (50.00%) Datadog
4 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) Gerrit
4 3 (50.00%) GitHub
4 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (50.00%) Go
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) GCP
4 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code

Prometheus
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 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon ECS
2 3 (50.00%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Datadog
2 3 (50.00%) GCP
2 3 (50.00%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) npm
3 2 (33.33%) Yarn
4 1 (16.67%) Akamai
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (50.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (50.00%) GitLab
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Mockito
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (16.67%) Hystrix
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JSON Schema
3 1 (16.67%) Kafka
3 1 (16.67%) RxJava
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 1 (16.67%) GitOps
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Observability
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Grafana
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Salt
3 3 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) AppDynamics
1 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk