Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 221 233
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 44 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.64% 0.18% 0.015%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.62% 1.64% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 11 1
City of London median daily rate £550 £625 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +32.28% -
10th Percentile £515 £575 £461
90th Percentile £625 £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 952 672 766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.77% 10.81% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 552 588
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £306 £307
90th Percentile £675 £638 £627
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 8
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.34 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.93% +8.95% +9.63%
10th Percentile £11.95 £15.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £34.23 £25.29 £24.54
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.35 £20.50
% change year-on-year -14.34% +13.89% +9.63%

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 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Prometheus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 36 (81.82%) Docker
2 32 (72.73%) DevOps
3 30 (68.18%) Jenkins
3 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (61.36%) Grafana
5 25 (56.82%) Kubernetes
6 23 (52.27%) Linux
6 23 (52.27%) Python
7 22 (50.00%) Go
8 21 (47.73%) Red Hat
9 20 (45.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 19 (43.18%) Google
10 19 (43.18%) Bash Shell
10 19 (43.18%) Kafka
11 18 (40.91%) GitHub
11 18 (40.91%) MongoDB
11 18 (40.91%) High Availability
11 18 (40.91%) Icinga
11 18 (40.91%) CentOS
11 18 (40.91%) Ubuntu
11 18 (40.91%) Nagios
11 18 (40.91%) Device Driver
11 18 (40.91%) Immutable Infrastructure
12 16 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (34.09%) Java
14 14 (31.82%) JUnit
15 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
16 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (27.27%) Multithreading
16 12 (27.27%) Unix

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 (20.45%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.27%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.91%) GitHub
2 16 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.82%) OpenShift
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.55%) Runscope
6 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.27%) Route 53
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) HTTP
1 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) OpenVPN
2 6 (13.64%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) MongoDB
2 10 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 6 (13.64%) MariaDB
3 6 (13.64%) MySQL
4 3 (6.82%) Blockchain
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Jenkins
2 14 (31.82%) JUnit
3 11 (25.00%) Mockito
4 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
5 9 (20.45%) Gradle
6 7 (15.91%) GitLab
7 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.27%) Maven
8 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.27%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (15.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Blockchain Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) Kafka
2 11 (25.00%) Spring
2 11 (25.00%) Web Services
3 9 (20.45%) Dropwizard
3 9 (20.45%) Guice
3 9 (20.45%) REST
4 3 (6.82%) Middleware
4 3 (6.82%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (6.82%) WireMock
5 2 (4.55%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.27%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.27%) LDAP
6 1 (2.27%) OAuth
6 1 (2.27%) SAML
6 1 (2.27%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Device Driver
2 3 (6.82%) Fintech
2 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) CentOS
2 18 (40.91%) Ubuntu
3 12 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (6.82%) Solaris
4 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) DevOps
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 18 (40.91%) High Availability
4 18 (40.91%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
6 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (27.27%) Multithreading
7 10 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 9 (20.45%) Concurrent Programming
8 9 (20.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (20.45%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (20.45%) Pair Programming
8 9 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (20.45%) Scrum
8 9 (20.45%) TDD
8 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (4.55%) API Design
10 2 (4.55%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) Python
2 22 (50.00%) Go
3 19 (43.18%) Bash Shell
4 15 (34.09%) Java
5 9 (20.45%) Groovy
5 9 (20.45%) Java 8
6 5 (11.36%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) GCP
System Software
1 36 (81.82%) Docker
2 6 (13.64%) Ceph
2 6 (13.64%) KVM
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (61.36%) Grafana
2 25 (56.82%) Kubernetes
3 18 (40.91%) Icinga
3 18 (40.91%) Nagios
4 6 (13.64%) Terraform
5 5 (11.36%) Kibana
6 4 (9.09%) Ansible
7 3 (6.82%) Mesos
8 2 (4.55%) Graphite
8 2 (4.55%) Packer
9 1 (2.27%) Fluentd
9 1 (2.27%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (2.27%) logstash
9 1 (2.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Red Hat
2 19 (43.18%) Google
3 3 (6.82%) Splunk
3 3 (6.82%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.55%) Dynatrace
5 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.27%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.27%) MapR