Period
to 4 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Istio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Istio over the 6 months to 4 June 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.

Istio
UK > England
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 539 762 -
Rank change year-on-year +223 - -
Contract jobs citing Istio 44 54 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.066% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.73% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 0
Median daily rate £600 £600 -
UK median daily rate £600 £588 -
% change year-on-year +2.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Istio 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 6,007 12,340 12,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.96% 15.02% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,000 8,247 8,102
Median daily rate £500 £500 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.52% +6.49%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £288
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 301 295
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.82% +2.63% -9.52%
10th Percentile £12.90 £12.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £47.30 £49.50 £50.15
Median hourly rate £22.55 £20.00 £18.71
% change year-on-year +12.73% +6.89% -18.65%

Istio
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Istio in England

Istio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Istio in England

Istio
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Istio in England over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Istio in England

Istio
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 Istio within the England region over the 6 months to 4 June 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 +153 34 £600 - 3
East Midlands - 6 £635 -
Midlands - 6 £635 -
South East +136 2 £325 -45.83%
North of England +93 1 £500 +17.65%
North West - 1 £500 -
Istio
UK

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Istio 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 Istio.

1 43 (97.73%) Kubernetes
2 37 (84.09%) Docker
3 35 (79.55%) DevOps
4 30 (68.18%) Terraform
5 27 (61.36%) Jenkins
6 25 (56.82%) Ansible
7 22 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 22 (50.00%) Linux
8 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (45.45%) Confluence
9 19 (43.18%) JIRA
9 19 (43.18%) Packer
9 19 (43.18%) Infrastructure as Code
10 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
11 16 (36.36%) Public Sector
12 13 (29.55%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (27.27%) Apigee
14 10 (22.73%) Java
15 8 (18.18%) Google
15 8 (18.18%) Azure
15 8 (18.18%) AWS
15 8 (18.18%) Microservices
16 7 (15.91%) GCP
16 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
17 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
17 6 (13.64%) Node.js
17 6 (13.64%) React
17 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
17 6 (13.64%) SQL
17 6 (13.64%) Python

Istio
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 20 (45.45%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (27.27%) Apigee
3 8 (18.18%) AWS
3 8 (18.18%) Azure
4 7 (15.91%) GCP
5 5 (11.36%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (11.36%) Serverless
6 3 (6.82%) IaaS
6 3 (6.82%) PaaS
6 3 (6.82%) SaaS
7 2 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.55%) npm
8 1 (2.27%) Slack
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) VPN
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (61.36%) Jenkins
2 22 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 19 (43.18%) JIRA
4 4 (9.09%) Artifactory
4 4 (9.09%) GitLab
5 2 (4.55%) Babel
5 2 (4.55%) Broccoli
5 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.55%) Grunt
5 2 (4.55%) gulp
5 2 (4.55%) Selenium
5 2 (4.55%) webpack
6 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.27%) Spinnaker
6 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (36.36%) Public Sector
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Platform Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Node.js
1 6 (13.64%) React
2 4 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (9.09%) HTML
2 4 (9.09%) HTML5
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) JSON
3 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.82%) SAML
3 3 (6.82%) Sensu
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) Java SE
4 2 (4.55%) LESS
4 2 (4.55%) OAuth
4 2 (4.55%) OpenID
4 2 (4.55%) REST
4 2 (4.55%) Sass
4 2 (4.55%) SOAP
4 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Cloud Native
2 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.55%) Industry 4.0
2 2 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.27%) Blog
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) DevOps
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (43.18%) Infrastructure as Code
4 8 (18.18%) Microservices
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (9.09%) Fintech
6 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.09%) Open Source
6 4 (9.09%) SDLC
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.82%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 3 (6.82%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Observability
7 3 (6.82%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (6.82%) Technology Roadmap
8 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Java
2 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.64%) Python
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) Go
4 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 2 (4.55%) ES6
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (2.27%) CCSP
3 1 (2.27%) CISA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CISM
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) CSSLP
3 1 (2.27%) ISSAP
3 1 (2.27%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) FedRAMP
2 1 (2.27%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.27%) NIST
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (97.73%) Kubernetes
2 30 (68.18%) Terraform
3 25 (56.82%) Ansible
4 19 (43.18%) Packer
5 4 (9.09%) Grafana
6 3 (6.82%) Rancher
7 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (4.55%) Puppet
8 1 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (2.27%) Kibana
8 1 (2.27%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Google
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) NetApp
4 1 (2.27%) Splunk