Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 228 236
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 50 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.72% 0.18% 0.015%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.92% 1.57% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 12 1
City of London median daily rate £550 £625 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +32.28% -
10th Percentile £473 £515 £461
90th Percentile £635 £638 £484
Central London median daily rate £550 £625 £475
% change year-on-year -12.00% +31.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 1,017 765 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.56% 11.67% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 612 655
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £329 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 7 8
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -17.07% +36.67%
10th Percentile £13.31 £15.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £25.29 £24.54
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% -7.32% +28.13%

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Prometheus as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Prometheus in the City of London

Prometheus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Prometheus in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Prometheus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (74.00%) Jenkins
2 37 (74.00%) Docker
3 36 (72.00%) DevOps
4 31 (62.00%) Python
5 29 (58.00%) Grafana
6 26 (52.00%) Linux
6 26 (52.00%) Go
7 25 (50.00%) MongoDB
7 25 (50.00%) Kubernetes
8 24 (48.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 24 (48.00%) Kafka
8 24 (48.00%) GitHub
9 23 (46.00%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (46.00%) Bash Shell
9 23 (46.00%) Nagios
9 23 (46.00%) Google
10 21 (42.00%) Ubuntu
10 21 (42.00%) Device Driver
10 21 (42.00%) Red Hat
10 21 (42.00%) CentOS
10 21 (42.00%) High Availability
10 21 (42.00%) Icinga
10 21 (42.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 15 (30.00%) Java
12 13 (26.00%) Web Services
12 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (24.00%) Spring
13 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
13 12 (24.00%) JUnit

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 9 (18.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 24 (48.00%) GitHub
2 23 (46.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.00%) Runscope
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.00%) Route 53
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) HTTP
2 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.00%) OpenVPN
3 6 (12.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) Calico
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (22.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (18.00%) MySQL
5 7 (14.00%) MariaDB
6 4 (8.00%) Big Data
7 3 (6.00%) Blockchain
7 3 (6.00%) InfluxDB
8 2 (4.00%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.00%) HBase
9 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 37 (74.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (24.00%) JUnit
2 12 (24.00%) Mockito
3 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (18.00%) Gradle
5 8 (16.00%) GitLab
6 3 (6.00%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.00%) JIRA
7 2 (4.00%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (14.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Blockchain Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Data Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Site Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (2.00%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (2.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) Kafka
2 13 (26.00%) Web Services
3 12 (24.00%) Spring
4 9 (18.00%) Dropwizard
4 9 (18.00%) Guice
4 9 (18.00%) REST
5 3 (6.00%) Spring Boot
6 2 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (4.00%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.00%) OAuth
7 1 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.00%) Fintech
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (52.00%) Linux
2 21 (42.00%) CentOS
2 21 (42.00%) Ubuntu
3 9 (18.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (72.00%) DevOps
3 24 (48.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 21 (42.00%) High Availability
4 21 (42.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (18.00%) Concurrent Programming
8 9 (18.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (18.00%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
8 9 (18.00%) Pair Programming
8 9 (18.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (18.00%) Scrum
8 9 (18.00%) TDD
8 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) Python
2 26 (52.00%) Go
3 23 (46.00%) Bash Shell
4 15 (30.00%) Java
5 9 (18.00%) Groovy
5 9 (18.00%) Java 8
6 7 (14.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.00%) R
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) GCP
System Software
1 37 (74.00%) Docker
2 6 (12.00%) Ceph
2 6 (12.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 29 (58.00%) Grafana
2 25 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 23 (46.00%) Nagios
4 21 (42.00%) Icinga
5 8 (16.00%) Terraform
6 3 (6.00%) Graphite
6 3 (6.00%) Mesos
6 3 (6.00%) Packer
7 2 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (4.00%) Oozie
8 1 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (2.00%) Fluentd
8 1 (2.00%) Kibana
8 1 (2.00%) logstash
8 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (2.00%) Pingdom
8 1 (2.00%) Puppet
8 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Google
2 21 (42.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.00%) Alteryx
3 3 (6.00%) Dynatrace
3 3 (6.00%) New Relic
3 3 (6.00%) Tableau
4 2 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.00%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.00%) MapR