Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 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
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 492 615 683
Rank change year-on-year +123 +68 +88
Contract jobs citing Consul 31 183 181
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.66% 1.47% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 117 113
Median daily rate £550 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £433 £451 £413
90th Percentile £615 £660 £638
UK median daily rate £550 £565 £525
% change year-on-year -2.65% +7.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 4,698 12,441 12,958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.25% 15.01% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,068 8,402 8,768
Median daily rate £500 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £288
90th Percentile £675 £675 £645
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 281 363
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.66 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.63 £50.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% +10.00%

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 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 2020. 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 +108 24 £550 -4.35% 2
South East +169 5 £450 -25.00%
Midlands +68 2 £467 -15.09%
West Midlands +62 2 £467 -22.17%
Consul
UK

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 29 (93.55%) Terraform
2 26 (83.87%) DevOps
3 21 (67.74%) AWS
4 20 (64.52%) Packer
5 19 (61.29%) Docker
5 19 (61.29%) Linux
5 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (54.84%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (51.61%) Kubernetes
8 14 (45.16%) Ansible
9 13 (41.94%) Python
9 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
9 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
10 12 (38.71%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (38.71%) Artifactory
11 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
11 11 (35.48%) JIRA
12 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
12 10 (32.26%) CentOS
12 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
12 10 (32.26%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (32.26%) Serverless
12 10 (32.26%) Amazon ECS
13 9 (29.03%) Confluence
13 9 (29.03%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (29.03%) Web Services
14 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
14 8 (25.81%) Firewall
15 7 (22.58%) Deployment Automation
15 7 (22.58%) Decision-Making

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 9 (29.03%) Confluence
2 7 (22.58%) Jupyter
2 7 (22.58%) nginx
3 5 (16.13%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.45%) Drupal
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) SAS
5 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 21 (67.74%) AWS
2 17 (54.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (38.71%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (32.26%) Amazon ECS
4 10 (32.26%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (32.26%) Serverless
5 7 (22.58%) Amazon S3
5 7 (22.58%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (22.58%) OpenShift
6 5 (16.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (9.68%) Heroku
8 2 (6.45%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 1 (3.23%) Akamai
9 1 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (3.23%) AWS CodeBuild
9 1 (3.23%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (3.23%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (3.23%) Cloudflare
9 1 (3.23%) GitHub
9 1 (3.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
3 2 (6.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.23%) SSH
4 1 (3.23%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (9.68%) Redis
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Artifactory
2 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 11 (35.48%) JIRA
3 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
4 6 (19.35%) GitLab
4 6 (19.35%) Selenium
5 5 (16.13%) SonarQube
6 3 (9.68%) Bitbucket
7 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.23%) Hudson
8 1 (3.23%) Mocha
8 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
1 7 (22.58%) Front Office
2 3 (9.68%) Police
2 3 (9.68%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) AWS DevOps
2 9 (29.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Python Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Backend Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Backend Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.45%) React Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Web Services
2 6 (19.35%) Node.js
3 5 (16.13%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (12.90%) Middleware
5 3 (9.68%) Kafka
5 3 (9.68%) RESTful
5 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 3 (9.68%) Spring Boot
6 2 (6.45%) Ajax
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) HTML
6 2 (6.45%) HTML5
6 2 (6.45%) LDAP
6 2 (6.45%) React Native
6 2 (6.45%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) .NET
7 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.23%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Derivative
1 7 (22.58%) Equities
1 7 (22.58%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) CentOS
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) DevOps
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
4 7 (22.58%) Asset Management
4 7 (22.58%) Decision-Making
4 7 (22.58%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Automation
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
6 5 (16.13%) Microservices
6 5 (16.13%) Service Design
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.68%) API Design
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (6.45%) Build Automation
9 2 (6.45%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (6.45%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 1 (3.23%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Python
2 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) Java 8
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) ES6
6 2 (6.45%) Groovy
6 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) C#
7 1 (3.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) NCSC
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (93.55%) Terraform
2 20 (64.52%) Packer
3 16 (51.61%) Kubernetes
4 14 (45.16%) Ansible
5 3 (9.68%) Grafana
5 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (9.68%) Prometheus
5 3 (9.68%) Puppet
6 2 (6.45%) BladeLogic
6 2 (6.45%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (6.45%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (6.45%) logstash
7 1 (3.23%) Graphite
7 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
7 1 (3.23%) Nagios
7 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Sparx
1 5 (16.13%) Splunk
2 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.45%) Axway
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
3 2 (6.45%) F5
4 1 (3.23%) Sun