Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Consul skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Consul over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 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.

HashiCorp Consul
UK > England
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 562 571 725
Rank change year-on-year +9 +154 -27
Contract jobs citing Consul 50 47 118
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.71% 0.69% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 80
10th Percentile " £455 £425
25th Percentile £500 £525 £479
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £521 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year -5.27% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £600
90th Percentile " £620 £619
UK median daily rate £517 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £48.25 - -

Consul 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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7,085 6,833 12,632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.93% 14.67% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,076 4,741 8,626
10th Percentile £343 £275 £313
25th Percentile £420 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £510 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +2.00% - -
75th Percentile £600 £600 £600
90th Percentile £676 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 172 289
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.42 £12.00
25th Percentile £18.00 £14.44 £14.00
Median hourly rate £23.61 £18.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +31.14% -2.70% +5.71%
75th Percentile £50.73 £25.29 £35.75
90th Percentile £61.94 £47.00 £49.50
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £18.78
% change year-on-year +31.58% +1.20% +7.29%

Consul
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Consul as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Consul in England

Consul
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Consul in England.

Daily rate trend for Consul in England

Consul
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Consul in England over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Consul in England

Consul
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 Consul within the England region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. 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
London -45 17 £500 -9.09% 9
South East +43 1 - - 1
East of England +25 1 - -
Consul
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Consul 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 Consul.

1 41 (82.00%) Python
2 40 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 40 (80.00%) Docker
2 40 (80.00%) DevOps
3 37 (74.00%) Bash Shell
4 35 (70.00%) AWS
5 34 (68.00%) Kubernetes
6 33 (66.00%) Elastic Stack
6 33 (66.00%) Terraform
7 32 (64.00%) Azure
8 31 (62.00%) Ansible
8 31 (62.00%) Jenkins
9 29 (58.00%) Kibana
9 29 (58.00%) logstash
9 29 (58.00%) Prometheus
10 28 (56.00%) Grafana
11 27 (54.00%) Finance
12 26 (52.00%) Infrastructure as Code
13 25 (50.00%) Public Sector
14 24 (48.00%) Istio
14 24 (48.00%) Telecoms
14 24 (48.00%) Microservices
14 24 (48.00%) Kafka
15 23 (46.00%) Splunk
15 23 (46.00%) AppDynamics
15 23 (46.00%) Fluentd
15 23 (46.00%) Programme Management
15 23 (46.00%) Manufacturing
15 23 (46.00%) Electronics
15 23 (46.00%) Business Intelligence

Consul
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 6 (12.00%) Confluence
1 6 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
2 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 35 (70.00%) AWS
2 32 (64.00%) Azure
3 23 (46.00%) Amazon EKS
4 6 (12.00%) PaaS
4 6 (12.00%) SaaS
5 4 (8.00%) Kong
5 4 (8.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (6.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (6.00%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.00%) Datadog
7 1 (2.00%) GitHub
7 1 (2.00%) Heroku
7 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.00%) Pulumi
7 1 (2.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 31 (62.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (30.00%) GitLab
4 12 (24.00%) Artifactory
5 9 (18.00%) IntelliJ
5 9 (18.00%) PyCharm
5 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
5 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio Code
6 6 (12.00%) Gatling
6 6 (12.00%) JIRA
6 6 (12.00%) JUnit
6 6 (12.00%) LoadRunner
7 4 (8.00%) RStudio
8 1 (2.00%) git-flow
8 1 (2.00%) Gradle
8 1 (2.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.00%) RSpec
8 1 (2.00%) Spinnaker
8 1 (2.00%) Terragrunt
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 25 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 24 (48.00%) Telecoms
4 23 (46.00%) Electronics
4 23 (46.00%) Manufacturing
4 23 (46.00%) Marketing
5 5 (10.00%) Social Skills
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Senior DevOps
3 13 (26.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Automation Developer
6 5 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Cloud Native Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (4.00%) DevOps Specialist
9 2 (4.00%) Hadoop Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Linux Scripter
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (66.00%) Elastic Stack
2 24 (48.00%) Kafka
3 8 (16.00%) Node.js
4 7 (14.00%) REST
5 4 (8.00%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (4.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) Keycloak
7 1 (2.00%) Loki
7 1 (2.00%) OAuth
7 1 (2.00%) OAuth2
7 1 (2.00%) OpenID
7 1 (2.00%) React Native
7 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 7 (14.00%) Private Cloud
2 6 (12.00%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) CentOS
3 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (80.00%) DevOps
2 26 (52.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 24 (48.00%) Microservices
4 23 (46.00%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (46.00%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (46.00%) Programme Management
4 23 (46.00%) Visualisation
5 12 (24.00%) Computer Science
6 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Automation
8 8 (16.00%) Kanban
8 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (14.00%) SDLC
10 6 (12.00%) OWASP
11 5 (10.00%) TDD
12 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
13 2 (4.00%) API Development
13 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) Python
2 37 (74.00%) Bash Shell
3 23 (46.00%) Perl
4 10 (20.00%) Go
5 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.00%) Ruby
6 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) ES6
8 1 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (24.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 40 (80.00%) Docker
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (68.00%) Kubernetes
2 33 (66.00%) Terraform
3 31 (62.00%) Ansible
4 29 (58.00%) Kibana
4 29 (58.00%) logstash
4 29 (58.00%) Prometheus
5 28 (56.00%) Grafana
6 24 (48.00%) Istio
7 23 (46.00%) Fluentd
7 23 (46.00%) Rancher
8 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (12.00%) Puppet
9 4 (8.00%) FreeIPA
10 3 (6.00%) Packer
11 1 (2.00%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (2.00%) Icinga
11 1 (2.00%) Kustomize
11 1 (2.00%) linkerd
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) AppDynamics
1 23 (46.00%) SAP
1 23 (46.00%) Splunk
2 17 (34.00%) Google
3 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) Hortonworks
6 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.00%) hybris
7 1 (2.00%) New Relic