Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 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.

Prometheus
Central London > City of London
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 166 234 245
Rank change year-on-year +68 +11 -13
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 10 11 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.60% 0.88% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 13
Median daily rate £650 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £566 £476 £425
90th Percentile £733 £763 £625
Central London median daily rate £625 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 624 1,244 903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.70% 18.44% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 963 728
Median daily rate £541 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.59% +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £350 £305 £350
90th Percentile £675 £675 £655
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £513
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 18
Median hourly rate £19.60 £18.70 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.81% -4.10% -15.83%
10th Percentile £12.42 £13.61 £11.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £23.63 £67.50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.35 £21.75
% change year-on-year +3.36% -11.03% -9.38%

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

Prometheus
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Prometheus in the City of London over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Prometheus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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 9 (90.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (80.00%) Terraform
3 7 (70.00%) AWS
4 6 (60.00%) DevOps
5 5 (50.00%) Docker
5 5 (50.00%) Kafka
5 5 (50.00%) Grafana
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (40.00%) Amazon S3
6 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (30.00%) Python
7 3 (30.00%) Kibana
7 3 (30.00%) GitHub
7 3 (30.00%) High Availability
7 3 (30.00%) Route 53
7 3 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (20.00%) REST
8 2 (20.00%) PaaS
8 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (20.00%) Redis
8 2 (20.00%) Gradle
8 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
8 2 (20.00%) Microservices
8 2 (20.00%) Go
8 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 4 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (30.00%) GitHub
3 3 (30.00%) Route 53
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (20.00%) PaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Serverless
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (10.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 1 (10.00%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) GCP
5 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (10.00%) GoCD
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Debian
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) API Development
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Fintech
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Log Aggregation
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Go
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Java 8
3 1 (10.00%) Kotlin
3 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (80.00%) Terraform
3 5 (50.00%) Grafana
4 3 (30.00%) Kibana
5 1 (10.00%) Ansible
5 1 (10.00%) Graphite
5 1 (10.00%) Nagios
5 1 (10.00%) Packer
5 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Lets Encrypt
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) TOWER Software