Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Salt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Salt over the 6 months to 22 January 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.

Salt
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 145 145
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Salt 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.040% 0.10% 0.096%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 1.39% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.17% -
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Salt 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 East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 355 216 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.31% 7.25% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 143 128
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.38% -11.88%
10th Percentile £225 £235 £200
90th Percentile £556 £535 £544
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 17
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £13.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.98% -11.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £14.65 £10.45 £12.36
90th Percentile £20.96 £19.98 £23.38
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.07% -15.93% -4.76%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Salt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Salt in the East Midlands

Salt
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Salt in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Salt in the East Midlands

Salt
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Leicestershire - 1 £425 -
Salt
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Salt 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Salt.

1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (100.00%) Serverless

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (100.00%) Serverless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet