Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 116 215
Rank change year-on-year -32 +99 -12
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 18 9 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.50% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.61% 2.97% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 18
10th Percentile £489 £501 £467
25th Percentile £513 £584 £541
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £600 £575
Median % change year-on-year -1.67% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £766 £636 £666
90th Percentile £795 £648 £740
Central London median daily rate £590 £600 £575
% change year-on-year -1.67% +4.35% +4.55%

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 499 303 1,110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.92% 17.26% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 235 912
10th Percentile £381 £375 £325
25th Percentile £475 £446 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £644 £601 £625
90th Percentile £700 £670 £688
Central London median daily rate £563 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.50% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 24
10th Percentile £30.13 " £12.76
25th Percentile £40.81 £12.76 £14.00
Median hourly rate £60.75 £13.44 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +352.01% -36.00% +12.30%
75th Percentile £82.81 £14.12 £27.15
90th Percentile £94.78 " £46.23
Central London median hourly rate £23.00 £15.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +50.82% -27.38% +12.30%

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 19 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Prometheus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (94.44%) Docker
2 14 (77.78%) Kubernetes
2 14 (77.78%) AWS
3 13 (72.22%) Software Delivery
4 9 (50.00%) Packer
4 9 (50.00%) Consul
4 9 (50.00%) Insurtech
4 9 (50.00%) Social Skills
4 9 (50.00%) Puppet
4 9 (50.00%) Public Cloud
5 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure as Code
5 8 (44.44%) Terraform
5 8 (44.44%) Grafana
6 5 (27.78%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (27.78%) Tech Ops
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Icinga
6 5 (27.78%) Go
7 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 4 (22.22%) PKI
7 4 (22.22%) Release Management
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (22.22%) Scala
7 4 (22.22%) Hadoop

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 (22.22%) Apache Spark
1 4 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon ECS
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon EKS
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (22.22%) Route 53
3 1 (5.56%) Azure
3 1 (5.56%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Gatling
General
1 9 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) AWS Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Kubernetes Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Platform Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Support
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Scala Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Delivery
2 9 (50.00%) Insurtech
3 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (27.78%) DevOps
4 5 (27.78%) Tech Ops
5 4 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) High Availability
5 4 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Observability
5 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Release Management
5 4 (22.22%) Sprint Planning
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Go
2 4 (22.22%) Scala
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) Kubernetes
2 9 (50.00%) Consul
2 9 (50.00%) Packer
2 9 (50.00%) Puppet
3 8 (44.44%) Grafana
3 8 (44.44%) Terraform
4 5 (27.78%) Icinga
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Splunk