Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 235 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - -
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 49 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.70% 0.16% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.30% 1.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 46 11 0
City of London median daily rate £550 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% - -
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 1,140 777 791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.26% 11.33% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 624 629
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £318
90th Percentile £675 £663 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 10
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.68 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -19.69% +51.47%
10th Percentile £13.31 £15.70 £18.15
90th Percentile £25.50 £27.50 £42.75
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year -4.74% -26.21% +51.47%

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 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Prometheus in the City of London

Prometheus
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Prometheus within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 £500 -
Prometheus
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 41 (83.67%) Docker
2 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (75.51%) Python
3 37 (75.51%) Jenkins
4 34 (69.39%) DevOps
5 29 (59.18%) Grafana
6 28 (57.14%) Linux
7 27 (55.10%) MongoDB
8 26 (53.06%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (53.06%) Kafka
9 25 (51.02%) Go
9 25 (51.02%) Nagios
10 24 (48.98%) Kubernetes
11 23 (46.94%) GitHub
12 22 (44.90%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 22 (44.90%) Bash Shell
12 22 (44.90%) Google
13 21 (42.86%) Ubuntu
13 21 (42.86%) High Availability
14 20 (40.82%) CentOS
14 20 (40.82%) Red Hat
14 20 (40.82%) Icinga
15 19 (38.78%) Immutable Infrastructure
15 19 (38.78%) Java
15 19 (38.78%) Device Driver
16 14 (28.57%) NoSQL
17 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
17 13 (26.53%) Web Services
17 13 (26.53%) Terraform

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 8 (16.33%) Apache
2 5 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 26 (53.06%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (46.94%) GitHub
3 8 (16.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon S3
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (6.12%) Runscope
6 2 (4.08%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (4.08%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.08%) Datadog
6 2 (4.08%) IaaS
7 1 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.04%) Route 53
7 1 (2.04%) SaaS
7 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) HTTP
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) AMQP
3 1 (2.04%) BGP
3 1 (2.04%) Calico
3 1 (2.04%) IPFIX
3 1 (2.04%) Junos
3 1 (2.04%) MPLS
3 1 (2.04%) MQTT
3 1 (2.04%) MRTG
3 1 (2.04%) OSPF
3 1 (2.04%) SNMP
3 1 (2.04%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) TACACS
3 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) MongoDB
2 14 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 12 (24.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (10.20%) MySQL
5 4 (8.16%) Big Data
5 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (6.12%) Blockchain
6 3 (6.12%) InfluxDB
6 3 (6.12%) Redis
7 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
7 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.08%) HBase
7 2 (4.08%) MariaDB
7 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 37 (75.51%) Jenkins
2 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
3 11 (22.45%) JUnit
3 11 (22.45%) Mockito
4 8 (16.33%) Gradle
5 4 (8.16%) GitLab
5 4 (8.16%) JIRA
6 3 (6.12%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.08%) Gatling
7 2 (4.08%) JMeter
7 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.08%) NeoLoad
7 2 (4.08%) Subversion
7 2 (4.08%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.04%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (8.16%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Java Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Blockchain Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Data Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (4.08%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (4.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Site Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Consultant
5 1 (2.04%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) Kafka
2 13 (26.53%) Web Services
3 11 (22.45%) Spring
4 9 (18.37%) REST
5 8 (16.33%) Dropwizard
5 8 (16.33%) Guice
6 5 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (6.12%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (6.12%) Spring Boot
8 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (4.08%) RESTful
8 2 (4.08%) Spark Streaming
9 1 (2.04%) JSON
9 1 (2.04%) Middleware
9 1 (2.04%) OAuth
9 1 (2.04%) OpenID
9 1 (2.04%) SAML
9 1 (2.04%) SOAP
9 1 (2.04%) XML
9 1 (2.04%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Device Driver
2 5 (10.20%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.12%) Fintech
4 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Linux
2 21 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 20 (40.82%) CentOS
4 11 (22.45%) Unix
5 2 (4.08%) Windows
6 1 (2.04%) Debian
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (69.39%) DevOps
3 22 (44.90%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 21 (42.86%) High Availability
5 19 (38.78%) Immutable Infrastructure
6 13 (26.53%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
7 12 (24.49%) Test Automation
8 11 (22.45%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (20.41%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (20.41%) TDD
10 8 (16.33%) Concurrent Programming
10 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
10 8 (16.33%) Pair Programming
10 8 (16.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (16.33%) Scrum
10 8 (16.33%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.20%) API Design
11 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
11 5 (10.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) Python
2 25 (51.02%) Go
3 22 (44.90%) Bash Shell
4 19 (38.78%) Java
5 11 (22.45%) Ruby
6 8 (16.33%) Groovy
6 8 (16.33%) Java 8
7 5 (10.20%) SQL
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.08%) R
9 2 (4.08%) Scala
9 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
10 1 (2.04%) Perl
10 1 (2.04%) PHP
10 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 41 (83.67%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) KVM
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (59.18%) Grafana
2 25 (51.02%) Nagios
3 24 (48.98%) Kubernetes
4 20 (40.82%) Icinga
5 13 (26.53%) Terraform
6 5 (10.20%) Ansible
6 5 (10.20%) Kibana
7 4 (8.16%) Fluentd
7 4 (8.16%) Graphite
8 3 (6.12%) Mesos
8 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (6.12%) Packer
8 3 (6.12%) Puppet
8 3 (6.12%) ZABBIX
9 2 (4.08%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (4.08%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (4.08%) logstash
9 2 (4.08%) Oozie
10 1 (2.04%) Observium
10 1 (2.04%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Google
2 20 (40.82%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.12%) Alteryx
3 3 (6.12%) Dynatrace
3 3 (6.12%) New Relic
3 3 (6.12%) Tableau
4 2 (4.08%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.08%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.08%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.08%) MapR
4 2 (4.08%) SOASTA, Inc
4 2 (4.08%) Splunk
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.04%) Huawei
5 1 (2.04%) Juniper
5 1 (2.04%) VMware