Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 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.

HashiCorp Consul
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 625 754 757
Rank change year-on-year +129 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Consul 129 130 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.21% 0.92% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 91 50
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £500 £413 £418
90th Percentile £652 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 10,649 14,168 11,203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.50% 14.74% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,245 9,645 7,674
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £301 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 368 258
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +1.42% -16.76%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.11 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.89% - -15.58%

Consul
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Consul in England

Consul
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consul in England

Consul
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consul in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor 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 10 December 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
London +124 101 £575 +6.73% 9
Midlands +47 11 £600 +42.86% 1
West Midlands +53 10 £600 +20.00% 1
North of England +15 10 £525 - 3
North West +29 7 £500 -25.93% 2
South East +55 4 £600 +34.83%
North East +12 3 £600 +26.32%
East of England - 3 £550 - 2
East Midlands +19 1 - -
South West +4 1 £400 -33.33%
Consul
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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.

1 120 (93.02%) Terraform
2 118 (91.47%) DevOps
3 85 (65.89%) Linux
4 72 (55.81%) Security Cleared
5 69 (53.49%) Ansible
6 68 (52.71%) SC Cleared
7 65 (50.39%) Puppet
8 57 (44.19%) AWS
9 53 (41.09%) Docker
9 53 (41.09%) Jenkins
10 48 (37.21%) Packer
11 47 (36.43%) JIRA
12 46 (35.66%) Python
12 46 (35.66%) Kubernetes
13 45 (34.88%) Git (software)
14 40 (31.01%) Azure
14 40 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (29.46%) Confluence
16 34 (26.36%) Microservices
17 32 (24.81%) OpenStack
18 30 (23.26%) AWS CloudFormation
19 29 (22.48%) Ubuntu
20 27 (20.93%) Windows
20 27 (20.93%) Bash Shell
20 27 (20.93%) nginx
21 26 (20.16%) Infrastructure as Code
22 25 (19.38%) Firewall
23 23 (17.83%) Groovy
23 23 (17.83%) GitLab
24 21 (16.28%) Kafka

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 38 (29.46%) Confluence
2 32 (24.81%) OpenStack
3 27 (20.93%) nginx
4 19 (14.73%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.88%) Apache
6 2 (1.55%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 57 (44.19%) AWS
2 40 (31.01%) Azure
3 30 (23.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (9.30%) Datadog
5 11 (8.53%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (8.53%) Amazon ELB
5 11 (8.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (5.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (5.43%) Amazon Glacier
6 7 (5.43%) Amazon S3
7 4 (3.10%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (3.10%) GCP
7 4 (3.10%) Serverless
8 3 (2.33%) PaaS
9 2 (1.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.38%) Firewall
2 17 (13.18%) VPN
3 4 (3.10%) Kerberos
3 4 (3.10%) Multicast
3 4 (3.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.53%) InfluxDB
2 9 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (6.20%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.43%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (3.88%) Redis
5 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.10%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.10%) Big Data
6 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.10%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.10%) OpenTSDB
6 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (3.10%) Sqoop
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2017
8 2 (1.55%) HBase
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.78%) FoundationDB
9 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (41.09%) Jenkins
2 47 (36.43%) JIRA
3 45 (34.88%) Git (software)
4 23 (17.83%) GitLab
5 17 (13.18%) Vagrant
6 12 (9.30%) Artifactory
7 11 (8.53%) Selenium
7 11 (8.53%) SonarQube
8 5 (3.88%) CircleCI
9 4 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.78%) Hudson
11 1 (0.78%) Maven
11 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (14.73%) Public Sector
2 8 (6.20%) Finance
3 6 (4.65%) Police
4 5 (3.88%) Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Games
5 3 (2.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.55%) Military
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (65.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (17.05%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (12.40%) Senior DevOps
4 15 (11.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 14 (10.85%) Cloud Engineer
5 14 (10.85%) Platform Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) AWS DevOps
6 11 (8.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (6.20%) Developer
9 7 (5.43%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Backend Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Senior Backend Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Data Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Java Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.28%) Kafka
2 20 (15.50%) Elastic Stack
3 14 (10.85%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (9.30%) Node.js
5 8 (6.20%) Spring
6 6 (4.65%) REST
6 6 (4.65%) RESTful
6 6 (4.65%) Spring Boot
7 5 (3.88%) GraphQL
7 5 (3.88%) gRPC
7 5 (3.88%) Memcached
7 5 (3.88%) Middleware
7 5 (3.88%) React Native
7 5 (3.88%) Swagger
7 5 (3.88%) Web Services
8 2 (1.55%) Ultra Messaging
9 1 (0.78%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.78%) boto
9 1 (0.78%) Celery
9 1 (0.78%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.88%) Wiki
3 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.55%) Equities
4 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.55%) NHS
4 2 (1.55%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.78%) Equity Risk
5 1 (0.78%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 85 (65.89%) Linux
2 29 (22.48%) Ubuntu
3 27 (20.93%) Windows
4 18 (13.95%) CentOS
5 16 (12.40%) Unix
6 7 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.88%) Android
7 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (91.47%) DevOps
2 40 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (26.36%) Microservices
4 26 (20.16%) Infrastructure as Code
5 18 (13.95%) Configuration Management
5 18 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (13.18%) Migration
7 15 (11.63%) Workflow
8 13 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (10.08%) Software Engineering
9 12 (9.30%) Dashboard Development
9 12 (9.30%) Scrum
10 9 (6.98%) DevSecOps
10 9 (6.98%) Project Delivery
11 8 (6.20%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 8 (6.20%) Service Design
12 7 (5.43%) Chaos Engineering
12 7 (5.43%) Kanban
13 6 (4.65%) API Design
13 6 (4.65%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.66%) Python
2 27 (20.93%) Bash Shell
3 23 (17.83%) Groovy
4 18 (13.95%) Java
5 14 (10.85%) Ruby
6 10 (7.75%) Java 8
7 7 (5.43%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.65%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.65%) SQL
9 4 (3.10%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.55%) Go
10 2 (1.55%) Perl
10 2 (1.55%) R
11 1 (0.78%) Clojure
11 1 (0.78%) ClojureScript
11 1 (0.78%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 72 (55.81%) Security Cleared
2 68 (52.71%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.75%) AWS Certification
4 5 (3.88%) Degree
5 4 (3.10%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (2.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 53 (41.09%) Docker
2 5 (3.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (3.10%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.78%) KVM
4 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 120 (93.02%) Terraform
2 69 (53.49%) Ansible
3 65 (50.39%) Puppet
4 48 (37.21%) Packer
5 46 (35.66%) Kubernetes
6 11 (8.53%) logstash
6 11 (8.53%) ZABBIX
7 8 (6.20%) Grafana
8 7 (5.43%) Graphite
9 6 (4.65%) Kibana
10 5 (3.88%) Prometheus
11 4 (3.10%) Mesos
11 4 (3.10%) Nagios
11 4 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (1.55%) Opsview
13 2 (1.55%) Salt
14 1 (0.78%) Fluentd
14 1 (0.78%) Rancher
Vendors
1 19 (14.73%) F5
2 16 (12.40%) Splunk
3 11 (8.53%) Sparx
4 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.43%) New Relic
6 5 (3.88%) SaltStack
6 5 (3.88%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.10%) Axway
8 3 (2.33%) Google
9 2 (1.55%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.78%) SAP