Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SaltStack products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SaltStack over the 6 months to 19 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SaltStack.

SaltStack
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 149 153
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing SaltStack 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.038% 0.031% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.071% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -
England median daily rate £508 £563 £500
% change year-on-year -9.78% +12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SaltStack is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,162 1,403 1,485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 44.62% 43.63% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 878 903
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £218 £225
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 89 81
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.64 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +1.43% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.24 £10.00
90th Percentile £24.58 £43.75 £43.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SaltStack in the East Midlands

SaltStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaltStack in the East Midlands

SaltStack
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 SaltStack within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Nottinghamshire +10 1 £300 -33.33% 1
SaltStack
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SaltStack 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 SaltStack.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Docker Swarm

SaltStack
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%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google