Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Prometheus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Prometheus over the 6 months to 9 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.

Prometheus
UK > England
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 572 598 737
Rank change year-on-year +26 +139 +100
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 183 274 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.72% 1.95% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 185 94
England median daily rate £545 £525 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.81% +1.94% +3.00%
10th Percentile £425 £375 £416
90th Percentile £638 £645 £600
UK median daily rate £545 £525 £514
% change year-on-year +3.81% +2.19% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00

Prometheus 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 10,670 14,057 11,201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.49% 14.72% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,253 9,568 7,672
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 274 368 258
England median hourly rate £18.13 £17.50 £17.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +1.42% -16.76%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.30 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +16.01% - -15.58%

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Prometheus in England over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
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 Prometheus within the England region over the 6 months to 9 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 +10 91 £548 +4.29% 40
North of England +12 45 £550 +10.00% 17
North West +14 25 £550 +22.22% 7
Yorkshire +30 20 £545 +9.00% 10
South East +61 14 £500 +5.26% 4
South West +10 14 £519 +5.06%
East of England +40 9 £380 -12.39% 4
Midlands +56 2 £125 -75.49% 4
West Midlands +30 2 £125 -75.49% 4
Prometheus
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Prometheus 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 Prometheus.

1 138 (75.41%) DevOps
2 137 (74.86%) Docker
3 134 (73.22%) Kubernetes
4 113 (61.75%) AWS
5 111 (60.66%) Grafana
6 98 (53.55%) Terraform
7 92 (50.27%) Jenkins
8 89 (48.63%) Linux
9 86 (46.99%) Ansible
10 80 (43.72%) Python
11 69 (37.70%) Java
11 69 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
12 67 (36.61%) Azure
13 63 (34.43%) Git (software)
14 61 (33.33%) Microservices
15 56 (30.60%) GCP
15 56 (30.60%) Infrastructure as Code
16 45 (24.59%) Puppet
17 43 (23.50%) Configuration Management
18 40 (21.86%) Splunk
19 39 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
20 36 (19.67%) SonarQube
21 35 (19.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
21 35 (19.13%) Security Cleared
22 34 (18.58%) CentOS
23 33 (18.03%) Open Source
24 32 (17.49%) Elastic Stack
25 31 (16.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 30 (16.39%) GitHub
27 29 (15.85%) Continuous Integration

Prometheus
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 27 (14.75%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (6.56%) nginx
3 9 (4.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (4.37%) Apache
5 7 (3.83%) Confluence
6 5 (2.73%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.73%) Camunda
6 5 (2.73%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.19%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.55%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 113 (61.75%) AWS
2 67 (36.61%) Azure
3 56 (30.60%) GCP
4 30 (16.39%) GitHub
5 25 (13.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (12.57%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (12.02%) Amazon S3
8 19 (10.38%) AWS Lambda
8 19 (10.38%) Serverless
9 15 (8.20%) Amazon EKS
10 14 (7.65%) Route 53
10 14 (7.65%) Slack
11 13 (7.10%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (6.01%) PaaS
13 10 (5.46%) Datadog
14 8 (4.37%) Amazon ECS
14 8 (4.37%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (3.83%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 7 (3.83%) AWS CodePipeline
15 7 (3.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.56%) OpenVPN
1 12 (6.56%) VPN
2 11 (6.01%) HTTP
3 10 (5.46%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.37%) LAN
4 8 (4.37%) WAN
5 6 (3.28%) Firewall
6 4 (2.19%) DHCP
6 4 (2.19%) DNS
6 4 (2.19%) Internet
6 4 (2.19%) Kerberos
6 4 (2.19%) Multicast
6 4 (2.19%) SSL
7 3 (1.64%) DSL
7 3 (1.64%) Wireless
8 2 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.09%) FTP
8 2 (1.09%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.09%) IPsec
9 1 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.48%) Amazon RDS
2 20 (10.93%) MySQL
2 20 (10.93%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (7.10%) Big Data
3 13 (7.10%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.01%) Hadoop
5 10 (5.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (5.46%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.37%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.83%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.28%) InfluxDB
8 6 (3.28%) Redis
8 6 (3.28%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.73%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.19%) OpenTSDB
10 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (2.19%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2017
12 2 (1.09%) HBase
Development Applications
1 92 (50.27%) Jenkins
2 63 (34.43%) Git (software)
3 36 (19.67%) SonarQube
4 28 (15.30%) JIRA
5 26 (14.21%) GitLab
6 23 (12.57%) JUnit
6 23 (12.57%) Maven
7 20 (10.93%) Sonatype Nexus
8 15 (8.20%) Gradle
9 13 (7.10%) CircleCI
10 11 (6.01%) TeamCity
11 9 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (4.37%) Artifactory
12 8 (4.37%) Bitbucket
13 5 (2.73%) Gerrit
13 5 (2.73%) GoCD
13 5 (2.73%) JMeter
13 5 (2.73%) Vagrant
14 4 (2.19%) AppScan
14 4 (2.19%) Travis CI
General
1 24 (13.11%) Public Sector
2 12 (6.56%) Finance
3 7 (3.83%) Automotive
3 7 (3.83%) Banking
4 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.09%) Law
5 2 (1.09%) Military
5 2 (1.09%) Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Police
Job Titles
1 100 (54.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (19.67%) Senior DevOps
3 34 (18.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 22 (12.02%) Developer
5 14 (7.65%) AWS Engineer
6 13 (7.10%) AWS DevOps
7 12 (6.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 12 (6.56%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 11 (6.01%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Consultant
10 9 (4.92%) Site Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.37%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) Architect
12 7 (3.83%) Lead DevOps
12 7 (3.83%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (3.28%) Data Engineer
13 6 (3.28%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (17.49%) Elastic Stack
2 21 (11.48%) Spring
3 20 (10.93%) Node.js
4 17 (9.29%) .NET
5 16 (8.74%) Kafka
6 10 (5.46%) Web Services
7 8 (4.37%) RESTful
7 8 (4.37%) Spring Boot
8 5 (2.73%) OAuth
8 5 (2.73%) Redux
9 4 (2.19%) Django
9 4 (2.19%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (2.19%) OAuth2
9 4 (2.19%) OpenID
10 3 (1.64%) AngularJS
10 3 (1.64%) Hystrix
10 3 (1.64%) LDAP
10 3 (1.64%) Middleware
10 3 (1.64%) RxJava
10 3 (1.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.57%) Public Cloud
2 13 (7.10%) Cloud Native
3 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.09%) NHS
6 2 (1.09%) User Experience
7 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Home Automation
7 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.55%) Smart Home
7 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 89 (48.63%) Linux
2 34 (18.58%) CentOS
3 31 (16.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (11.48%) Ubuntu
5 19 (10.38%) Windows
6 15 (8.20%) Unix
7 9 (4.92%) CoreOS
8 8 (4.37%) Debian
8 8 (4.37%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.64%) AIX
9 3 (1.64%) DC/OS
9 3 (1.64%) Mesosphere
9 3 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.09%) Solaris
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (75.41%) DevOps
2 69 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (33.33%) Microservices
4 56 (30.60%) Infrastructure as Code
5 43 (23.50%) Configuration Management
6 35 (19.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 33 (18.03%) Open Source
8 29 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (13.66%) Software Engineering
10 20 (10.93%) TDD
11 19 (10.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 19 (10.38%) Workflow
12 17 (9.29%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (9.29%) Pair Programming
12 17 (9.29%) Scrum
13 16 (8.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 15 (8.20%) Blue-Green Deployment
14 15 (8.20%) Kanban
14 15 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (8.20%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (43.72%) Python
2 69 (37.70%) Java
3 24 (13.11%) Bash Shell
4 20 (10.93%) Go
4 20 (10.93%) SQL
5 15 (8.20%) PowerShell
6 14 (7.65%) Kotlin
7 10 (5.46%) Groovy
8 9 (4.92%) Perl
9 8 (4.37%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.83%) Java 8
11 6 (3.28%) Scala
12 5 (2.73%) Ruby
13 4 (2.19%) C#
13 4 (2.19%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.64%) C++
15 2 (1.09%) C
15 2 (1.09%) PHP
15 2 (1.09%) PHP 4
15 2 (1.09%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 35 (19.13%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.74%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.56%) Degree
4 6 (3.28%) AWS Certification
4 6 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.28%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.09%) CCNA
5 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.73%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 137 (74.86%) Docker
2 8 (4.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.19%) Apache Flume
5 3 (1.64%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.64%) Ceph
5 3 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.64%) KVM
5 3 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.64%) vSphere
6 2 (1.09%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.55%) NFS
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 134 (73.22%) Kubernetes
2 111 (60.66%) Grafana
3 98 (53.55%) Terraform
4 86 (46.99%) Ansible
5 45 (24.59%) Puppet
6 39 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (13.66%) Nagios
8 21 (11.48%) Kibana
9 20 (10.93%) Packer
10 12 (6.56%) FreeIPA
11 9 (4.92%) logstash
11 9 (4.92%) Rancher
11 9 (4.92%) Salt
12 7 (3.83%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (2.73%) Consul
13 5 (2.73%) Graphite
13 5 (2.73%) Mesos
14 4 (2.19%) Fluentd
14 4 (2.19%) Marathon
15 2 (1.09%) Istio
Vendors
1 40 (21.86%) Splunk
2 25 (13.66%) Google
3 21 (11.48%) Black Duck
4 11 (6.01%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.01%) Oracle
5 10 (5.46%) VMware
6 9 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.28%) Juniper
7 6 (3.28%) New Relic
8 4 (2.19%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.19%) Citrix
8 4 (2.19%) Hortonworks
8 4 (2.19%) SevOne
9 3 (1.64%) Aruba
9 3 (1.64%) Cisco
9 3 (1.64%) F5
9 3 (1.64%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.64%) NetApp
9 3 (1.64%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.09%) SaltStack