Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Ceph skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ceph over the 6 months to 16 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.

Ceph
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 778 850 843
Rank change year-on-year +72 -7 -11
Contract jobs citing Ceph 6 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.029% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.051% 0.19% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 4
England median daily rate £500 £520 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -3.26% +7.50%
10th Percentile £390 £456 £525
90th Percentile £568 £725 £663
UK median daily rate £500 £520 £538
% change year-on-year -3.85% -3.26% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Ceph is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11,750 14,609 12,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.45% 15.37% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,813 9,599 7,858
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £168 £185 £163
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 803 663
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -4.48% +7.20%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £47.45
UK median hourly rate £16.96 £16.00 £16.70
% change year-on-year +6.00% -4.19% +6.03%

Ceph
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Ceph as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Ceph in England

Ceph
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ceph in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ceph in England

Ceph
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ceph in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ceph in England

Ceph
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ceph within the England region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
East of England +32 3 £500 -4.76%
London +58 1 £575 +9.26% 1
South East +38 1 £375 -
South West - 1 £463 -
Ceph
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Ceph 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 England region with a requirement for Ceph.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) GCP
2 5 (83.33%) Kubernetes
3 4 (66.67%) AWS
3 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) IaaS
4 3 (50.00%) PaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Aruba
4 3 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Ceph
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) GCP
2 4 (66.67%) AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Azure
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
3 1 (16.67%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (50.00%) Grafana
2 3 (50.00%) Prometheus
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) FreeIPA
3 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Aruba
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) SaltStack