Period
to 4 March 2021

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 4 March 2021 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
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 353 559 614
Rank change year-on-year +206 +55 +112
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 227 143 241
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.62% 1.63% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 109 177
Median daily rate £517 £540 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +2.86% +1.45%
10th Percentile £406 £424 £425
90th Percentile £618 £688 £652
UK median daily rate £517 £540 £525
% change year-on-year -4.26% +2.86% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £39.00 - -

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 6,274 8,775 13,537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.12% 14.42% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,424 6,111 9,282
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £314 £263 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 235 309
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.43% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.46 £43.08 £47.36
Median hourly rate £24.40 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.43% - -

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Prometheus in England over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for Prometheus in England

Prometheus
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Prometheus in England over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

Hourly 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 4 March 2021. 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 +97 111 £525 -2.33% 76
Midlands +59 20 £473 +35.12% 7
North of England +55 20 £500 -9.09% 17
South East +112 17 £450 -7.69% 9
North West +48 17 £500 -9.09% 9
West Midlands +46 12 £473 +35.12% 4
South West +91 9 £425 -34.62% 8
East Midlands - 7 £476 - 3
East of England +57 6 - - 2
North East +37 3 £550 - 1
Prometheus
UK

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, 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.

1 143 (63.00%) Grafana
2 137 (60.35%) Kubernetes
3 134 (59.03%) AWS
4 128 (56.39%) DevOps
5 124 (54.63%) Docker
6 122 (53.74%) Python
7 114 (50.22%) Jenkins
8 106 (46.70%) Terraform
9 105 (46.26%) Microservices
10 96 (42.29%) Ansible
11 89 (39.21%) Agile Software Development
12 87 (38.33%) Linux
13 86 (37.89%) Infrastructure as Code
14 85 (37.44%) Git (software)
15 84 (37.00%) Java
16 74 (32.60%) Finance
17 70 (30.84%) Azure
18 66 (29.07%) Splunk
19 63 (27.75%) JIRA
20 59 (25.99%) Continuous Delivery
21 56 (24.67%) GitLab
22 55 (24.23%) Elastic Stack
23 54 (23.79%) Continuous Integration
24 53 (23.35%) AppDynamics
25 48 (21.15%) Bash Shell
25 48 (21.15%) Configuration Management
26 46 (20.26%) Spring
27 43 (18.94%) Kafka
27 43 (18.94%) Public Sector
28 42 (18.50%) GCP

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 22 (9.69%) Confluence
2 20 (8.81%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (5.73%) Apache
4 12 (5.29%) OpenStack
5 11 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.20%) nginx
7 4 (1.76%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.76%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.88%) Traefik
9 1 (0.44%) Drupal
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPEL
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 134 (59.03%) AWS
2 70 (30.84%) Azure
3 42 (18.50%) GCP
4 40 (17.62%) GitHub
5 30 (13.22%) Amazon EKS
6 18 (7.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 12 (5.29%) Amazon ECS
8 11 (4.85%) OpenShift
9 10 (4.41%) Datadog
10 9 (3.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (3.96%) Amazon S3
10 9 (3.96%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (2.64%) npm
13 6 (2.64%) Route 53
13 6 (2.64%) Yarn
14 5 (2.20%) IaaS
15 4 (1.76%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (1.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.85%) 3GPP
1 11 (4.85%) SGSN
1 11 (4.85%) Software-Defined Networking
1 11 (4.85%) VPN
2 9 (3.96%) Firewall
3 8 (3.52%) DNS
3 8 (3.52%) Reverse Proxy
3 8 (3.52%) SNMP
3 8 (3.52%) VLAN
4 4 (1.76%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (1.76%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.32%) SAN
6 2 (0.88%) DSL
6 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.88%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.44%) HTTP
7 1 (0.44%) Multicast
7 1 (0.44%) Network Security
7 1 (0.44%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.37%) NoSQL
1 19 (8.37%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (7.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (6.61%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.29%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.41%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.64%) Data Lake
6 6 (2.64%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.64%) Redis
7 5 (2.20%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.76%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.32%) Big Data
9 3 (1.32%) InfluxDB
9 3 (1.32%) MySQL
10 2 (0.88%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (0.88%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.88%) TimescaleDB
11 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.44%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 114 (50.22%) Jenkins
2 85 (37.44%) Git (software)
3 63 (27.75%) JIRA
4 56 (24.67%) GitLab
5 27 (11.89%) Artifactory
6 24 (10.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (10.13%) Bitbucket
8 12 (5.29%) FishEye
8 12 (5.29%) Vagrant
9 11 (4.85%) JUnit
9 11 (4.85%) Mockito
10 9 (3.96%) ScriptRunner
11 8 (3.52%) Maven
12 6 (2.64%) Gatling
12 6 (2.64%) Gerrit
12 6 (2.64%) Gradle
13 5 (2.20%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.76%) RStudio
15 3 (1.32%) CircleCI
15 3 (1.32%) SonarQube
General
1 74 (32.60%) Finance
2 43 (18.94%) Public Sector
3 38 (16.74%) Telecoms
4 28 (12.33%) Electronics
4 28 (12.33%) Manufacturing
4 28 (12.33%) Marketing
5 17 (7.49%) Banking
6 3 (1.32%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Front Office
7 1 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 71 (31.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (16.74%) Developer
3 27 (11.89%) Senior DevOps
4 24 (10.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 24 (10.57%) Java Developer
4 24 (10.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 15 (6.61%) Consultant
6 14 (6.17%) Architect
7 12 (5.29%) AWS Engineer
8 11 (4.85%) JIRA Engineer
8 11 (4.85%) Monitoring Engineer
9 10 (4.41%) Java Engineer
10 9 (3.96%) AWS Architect
10 9 (3.96%) AWS DevOps
10 9 (3.96%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 9 (3.96%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.52%) DevOps Consultant
12 7 (3.08%) Cloud Architect
13 6 (2.64%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (24.23%) Elastic Stack
2 46 (20.26%) Spring
3 43 (18.94%) Kafka
4 40 (17.62%) Spring Boot
5 32 (14.10%) RESTful
6 22 (9.69%) REST
7 20 (8.81%) Hystrix
7 20 (8.81%) RxJava
7 20 (8.81%) YAML
8 18 (7.93%) XML
9 17 (7.49%) JSON
10 14 (6.17%) .NET
11 11 (4.85%) Node.js
11 11 (4.85%) Spine.js
11 11 (4.85%) Web Services
12 10 (4.41%) Hibernate
13 9 (3.96%) JPA
13 9 (3.96%) SAML
14 8 (3.52%) gRPC
14 8 (3.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.81%) Mobile App
2 17 (7.49%) Cloud Native
3 13 (5.73%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.85%) Derivative
5 9 (3.96%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.52%) Public Cloud
7 7 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.76%) CMDB
8 4 (1.76%) PKI
8 4 (1.76%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.88%) Replication
11 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.44%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.44%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 87 (38.33%) Linux
2 26 (11.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (7.05%) CentOS
3 16 (7.05%) Unix
4 15 (6.61%) Windows
5 8 (3.52%) Windows 10
5 8 (3.52%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.52%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (2.64%) Android
6 6 (2.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.44%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (56.39%) DevOps
2 105 (46.26%) Microservices
3 89 (39.21%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (37.89%) Infrastructure as Code
5 59 (25.99%) Continuous Delivery
6 54 (23.79%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (21.15%) Configuration Management
8 37 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
9 35 (15.42%) Visualisation
10 28 (12.33%) Digital Marketing
10 28 (12.33%) Programme Management
10 28 (12.33%) Scrum
11 27 (11.89%) SDLC
12 26 (11.45%) Open Source
13 25 (11.01%) Continuous Deployment
14 22 (9.69%) Software Engineering
15 20 (8.81%) Functional Programming
16 19 (8.37%) Mentoring
16 19 (8.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 18 (7.93%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 122 (53.74%) Python
2 84 (37.00%) Java
3 48 (21.15%) Bash Shell
4 39 (17.18%) Perl
5 34 (14.98%) Java 8
5 34 (14.98%) SQL
6 31 (13.66%) Go
7 29 (12.78%) Kotlin
8 16 (7.05%) JavaScript
8 16 (7.05%) Scala
9 15 (6.61%) PowerShell
10 12 (5.29%) C#
10 12 (5.29%) Ruby
11 8 (3.52%) C
12 7 (3.08%) C++
13 3 (1.32%) Groovy
14 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.44%) Cypher
15 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (16.30%) Security Cleared
2 27 (11.89%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.85%) Degree
4 6 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.64%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (2.20%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.85%) OASIS TOSCA
2 3 (1.32%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) SLA
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) NIST
System Software
1 124 (54.63%) Docker
2 12 (5.29%) GlusterFS
2 12 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.85%) KVM
3 11 (4.85%) LXC
3 11 (4.85%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.52%) vSphere
5 5 (2.20%) NFS
6 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.44%) Ceph
6 1 (0.44%) GPFS
6 1 (0.44%) iptables
6 1 (0.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 143 (63.00%) Grafana
2 137 (60.35%) Kubernetes
3 106 (46.70%) Terraform
4 96 (42.29%) Ansible
5 41 (18.06%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (17.18%) Kibana
7 36 (15.86%) Istio
7 36 (15.86%) Puppet
8 31 (13.66%) Consul
9 30 (13.22%) Rancher
10 29 (12.78%) logstash
11 28 (12.33%) Fluentd
12 15 (6.61%) Nagios
13 11 (4.85%) Cloudify
13 11 (4.85%) Docker Swarm
13 11 (4.85%) Juju
13 11 (4.85%) Salt
14 10 (4.41%) Icinga
15 9 (3.96%) Packer
15 9 (3.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 66 (29.07%) Splunk
2 53 (23.35%) AppDynamics
3 28 (12.33%) Atlassian
3 28 (12.33%) SAP
4 25 (11.01%) Red Hat
5 20 (8.81%) MuleSoft
6 15 (6.61%) Google
7 12 (5.29%) Dell
7 12 (5.29%) EMC
7 12 (5.29%) VMware
8 11 (4.85%) Cisco
8 11 (4.85%) Ericsson
8 11 (4.85%) Juniper
8 11 (4.85%) Mirantis
9 10 (4.41%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.64%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.20%) Dynatrace
11 5 (2.20%) Oracle
11 5 (2.20%) PagerDuty
12 4 (1.76%) Hortonworks