Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Datadog skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Datadog over the 6 months to 13 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.

Datadog
UK > England
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 470 693 775
Rank change year-on-year +223 +82 +30
Contract jobs citing Datadog 42 124 94
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 58 69
Median daily rate £464 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.68% - -
10th Percentile £384 £475 £316
90th Percentile £581 £700 £652
UK median daily rate £465 £550 £538
% change year-on-year -15.45% +2.33% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Datadog is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 9,508 24,048 20,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.28% 29.06% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,373 16,531 14,550
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £308
90th Percentile £695 £660 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 357 295
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.94% +22.08% -8.67%
10th Percentile £16.13 £13.25 £12.10
90th Percentile £51.75 £73.75 £74.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.76 £19.00
% change year-on-year +60.85% +14.53% -

Datadog
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Datadog in England

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Datadog in England

Datadog
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Datadog in England over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Datadog in England

Datadog
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Datadog in England.

Hourly rate trend for Datadog in England

Datadog
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 Datadog within the England region over the 6 months to 13 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 +136 30 £525 -10.64% 7
East of England +84 4 £400 +18.08%
Midlands +92 3 £399 -27.50%
East Midlands +64 3 £399 -27.50%
South West +95 2 £475 -9.52% 1
North of England +121 1 £375 -25.00%
North East - 1 £375 -
Datadog
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Datadog 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 Datadog.

1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) Python
3 21 (50.00%) Linux
4 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 20 (47.62%) MySQL
4 20 (47.62%) Nagios
5 19 (45.24%) DevOps
6 18 (42.86%) Splunk
7 17 (40.48%) Bash Shell
8 16 (38.10%) Unix
9 15 (35.71%) Oracle
9 15 (35.71%) Azure
9 15 (35.71%) AWS
9 15 (35.71%) Kubernetes
10 14 (33.33%) Ruby
10 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
10 14 (33.33%) LAMP
11 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
11 13 (30.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 13 (30.95%) Kibana
11 13 (30.95%) Terraform
11 13 (30.95%) Performance Monitoring
11 13 (30.95%) Big Data
12 12 (28.57%) Sensu
13 11 (26.19%) Docker
13 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
14 10 (23.81%) New Relic
14 10 (23.81%) Analytics
14 10 (23.81%) Elasticsearch

Datadog
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 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (9.52%) Confluence
4 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.38%) Apache
6 1 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (2.38%) Liferay
6 1 (2.38%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) AWS
1 15 (35.71%) Azure
2 13 (30.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (14.29%) GitHub
4 4 (9.52%) Power Platform
5 3 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (7.14%) IaaS
6 2 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (4.76%) GCP
6 2 (4.76%) Heroku
6 2 (4.76%) npm
6 2 (4.76%) PaaS
6 2 (4.76%) Yarn
7 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.38%) SaaS
7 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) SMTP
2 2 (4.76%) SNMP
2 2 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) MySQL
2 13 (30.95%) Big Data
3 5 (11.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.52%) Power BI
4 4 (9.52%) Snowflake Schema
5 3 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (7.14%) Data Lake
5 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) GitLab
2 7 (16.67%) JIRA
2 7 (16.67%) JUnit
3 6 (14.29%) CircleCI
4 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
5 4 (9.52%) NUnit
5 4 (9.52%) Subversion
5 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (7.14%) Artifactory
6 3 (7.14%) Selenium
6 3 (7.14%) SonarQube
6 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.76%) CF BOSH
7 2 (4.76%) Gerrit
7 2 (4.76%) Gradle
7 2 (4.76%) Maven
7 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.14%) Advertising
1 3 (7.14%) Electronics
1 3 (7.14%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Applications Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 9 (21.43%) Applications Support Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Azure DevOps
5 5 (11.90%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Operations Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Splunk Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Splunk Support
7 3 (7.14%) AWS Developer
7 3 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) LAMP
2 12 (28.57%) Sensu
3 6 (14.29%) Node.js
4 5 (11.90%) Memcached
5 4 (9.52%) Express
5 4 (9.52%) GraphQL
5 4 (9.52%) hapi
5 4 (9.52%) Next.js
5 4 (9.52%) React
5 4 (9.52%) Redux
5 4 (9.52%) RESTful
6 3 (7.14%) HTML
6 3 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (4.76%) LDAP
7 2 (4.76%) Middleware
7 2 (4.76%) OAuth
7 2 (4.76%) OAuth2
7 2 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (4.76%) SAML
7 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Unix
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Debian
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) DevOps
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 10 (23.81%) Analytics
4 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 9 (21.43%) ITIL
5 9 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.90%) Cross-Platform Development
8 5 (11.90%) Kanban
8 5 (11.90%) Scrum
9 4 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
9 4 (9.52%) Observability
9 4 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) Python
3 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 17 (40.48%) Bash Shell
5 14 (33.33%) Ruby
6 9 (21.43%) C++
7 7 (16.67%) Go
7 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.52%) C#
8 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
1 5 (11.90%) Master's Degree
2 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 20 (47.62%) Nagios
2 15 (35.71%) Kubernetes
3 13 (30.95%) Kibana
3 13 (30.95%) Terraform
4 6 (14.29%) Ansible
4 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (14.29%) Puppet
5 3 (7.14%) Grafana
6 2 (4.76%) Cacti
6 2 (4.76%) Ganglia
6 2 (4.76%) Graphite
6 2 (4.76%) logstash
6 2 (4.76%) Prometheus
6 2 (4.76%) Salt
7 1 (2.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Splunk
2 15 (35.71%) Oracle
3 10 (23.81%) New Relic
4 5 (11.90%) Google
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.52%) VMware
6 3 (7.14%) Databricks
7 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) CA
8 1 (2.38%) Dynatrace
8 1 (2.38%) Twitter