Period
to 18 November 2019

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 November 2019 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 223 244
Rank change year-on-year +17 +21 -
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 20 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.46% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.08% 2.75% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 12
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -16.00% -
10th Percentile £460 £462 £509
90th Percentile £675 £685 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £625
% change year-on-year +4.76% -16.00% +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 961 1,163 809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.45% 16.76% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 939 656
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.20% +9.21%
10th Percentile £345 £300 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 6
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -15.96% -19.09%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £15.75
90th Percentile £50.31 £25.50 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% -1.58% -30.91%

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 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Prometheus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 (85.00%) Docker
1 17 (85.00%) Kubernetes
2 16 (80.00%) DevOps
3 13 (65.00%) AWS
4 12 (60.00%) Terraform
5 10 (50.00%) Grafana
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Ansible
7 8 (40.00%) Microservices
7 8 (40.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) Maven
8 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (30.00%) GCP
9 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 6 (30.00%) Python
9 6 (30.00%) TeamCity
10 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (25.00%) JIRA
10 5 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (25.00%) Amazon S3
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) Debian
10 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 5 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (25.00%) Serverless
10 5 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (25.00%) GitHub
11 4 (20.00%) Gradle

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 6 (30.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) AWS
2 6 (30.00%) GCP
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (25.00%) GitHub
3 5 (25.00%) Serverless
4 4 (20.00%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (20.00%) AWS CodePipeline
4 4 (20.00%) Route 53
4 4 (20.00%) Stackdriver
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (5.00%) Azure
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 6 (30.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (20.00%) Gradle
5 3 (15.00%) GoCD
5 3 (15.00%) JUnit
6 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
6 1 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (5.00%) Spinnaker
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (15.00%) Kafka
3 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.00%) Django
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Debian
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) Microservices
3 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Debt
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
7 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) Kotlin
4 3 (15.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PHP 4
5 1 (5.00%) PHP 5
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) AWS Certification
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) Master's Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Kubernetes
2 12 (60.00%) Terraform
3 10 (50.00%) Grafana
4 9 (45.00%) Ansible
5 4 (20.00%) Kibana
5 4 (20.00%) Packer
5 4 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (10.00%) Graphite
6 2 (10.00%) Nagios
6 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
1 3 (15.00%) New Relic
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) BMC
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) SevOne