Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for linkerd skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited linkerd over the 6 months to 17 January 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.

linkerd
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 821 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing linkerd 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.081% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
England median daily rate £563 - -
UK median daily rate £563 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

linkerd 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 13,563 11,084 10,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.89% 12.00% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,128 7,609 6,495
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £271 £270
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 246 227
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.82 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.07% -15.93% -4.76%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.94 £12.65
90th Percentile £47.13 £47.50 £51.01
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for linkerd in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for linkerd in England

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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 linkerd within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 - 11 £563 - 3
linkerd
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing linkerd 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 linkerd.

1 11 (100.00%) Banking
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (100.00%) Kafka
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 11 (100.00%) Docker
1 11 (100.00%) Microservices
1 11 (100.00%) Fintech
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
2 10 (90.91%) Redis
2 10 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) Spring Boot
2 10 (90.91%) Java 8
3 9 (81.82%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (81.82%) DevOps
4 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
5 6 (54.55%) Amazon Kinesis
5 6 (54.55%) Istio
6 4 (36.36%) Finagle
6 4 (36.36%) OpenShift
6 4 (36.36%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (9.09%) Jenkins

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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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (36.36%) OpenShift
4 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (90.91%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
2 10 (90.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (100.00%) Banking
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer - Fintech
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Kafka
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) Spring Boot
3 9 (81.82%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (36.36%) Finagle
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Fintech
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Microservices
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) Java 8
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Go
2 1 (9.09%) Python
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Kubernetes
2 6 (54.55%) Istio
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform