Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sysdig skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sysdig over the 6 months to 19 February 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.

Sysdig
UK > England
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 793 810 796
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 -
Contract jobs citing Sysdig 48 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.032% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 11
England median daily rate £550 £513 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -10.87% -
10th Percentile £438 £450 £513
90th Percentile £738 £649 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £513 £575
% change year-on-year +7.32% -10.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Sysdig 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 13,522 11,230 9,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.88% 12.15% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,095 7,673 6,213
England median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £663 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 333 246 232
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.32 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.05% -13.41% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.47 £47.50 £53.29
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -

Sysdig
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Sysdig in England

Sysdig
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sysdig in England

Sysdig
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sysdig in England over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sysdig in England

Sysdig
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 Sysdig within the England region over the 6 months to 19 February 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 +33 47 £550 +18.92% 2
South East -13 2 - -
Sysdig
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Sysdig 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 Sysdig.

1 46 (95.83%) Docker
2 39 (81.25%) Artifactory
3 35 (72.92%) GitHub
3 35 (72.92%) GitLab
3 35 (72.92%) Security Cleared
4 34 (70.83%) Linux
5 33 (68.75%) nginx
5 33 (68.75%) Ruby
5 33 (68.75%) Elastic Stack
5 33 (68.75%) Go
5 33 (68.75%) Ansible
6 32 (66.67%) HAProxy
6 32 (66.67%) Security Hardening
6 32 (66.67%) Configuration Management
6 32 (66.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 32 (66.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 32 (66.67%) Prometheus
7 31 (64.58%) DevOps
7 31 (64.58%) Puppet
8 30 (62.50%) SQL
8 30 (62.50%) Git (software)
9 29 (60.42%) Graphite
9 29 (60.42%) CoreOS
9 29 (60.42%) Kubernetes
9 29 (60.42%) SkyDNS
9 29 (60.42%) etcd
9 29 (60.42%) flannel
9 29 (60.42%) rkt
10 27 (56.25%) Ceph
11 26 (54.17%) GlusterFS

Sysdig
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 33 (68.75%) nginx
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 35 (72.92%) GitHub
2 25 (52.08%) Quay.io
3 18 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
1 4 (8.33%) VPN
2 3 (6.25%) ICMP
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) DSL
4 1 (2.08%) IPsec
4 1 (2.08%) IPv4
4 1 (2.08%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) NoSQL
2 25 (52.08%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (20.83%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.42%) MySQL
5 4 (8.33%) Big Data
5 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.33%) Neo4j
6 3 (6.25%) Apache Hive
6 3 (6.25%) Flink
6 3 (6.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (81.25%) Artifactory
2 35 (72.92%) GitLab
3 30 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 11 (22.92%) SonarQube
5 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 2 (4.17%) Electronics
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
1 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.17%) Marketing
1 2 (4.17%) Retail
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) DevOps Engineer
1 19 (39.58%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Security Architect
4 5 (10.42%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Security Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) DevOps Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (8.33%) Kafka
3 3 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (6.25%) Samza
4 1 (2.08%) Keycloak
4 1 (2.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Linux
2 29 (60.42%) CoreOS
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 32 (66.67%) Security Hardening
2 31 (64.58%) DevOps
3 21 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (37.50%) Security Architecture
5 13 (27.08%) Open Source
6 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (22.92%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.50%) OWASP
9 6 (12.50%) Security Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (8.33%) Service Design
11 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (6.25%) Build Automation
12 3 (6.25%) ETL
12 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
12 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.25%) Scrum
12 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 33 (68.75%) Go
1 33 (68.75%) Ruby
2 30 (62.50%) SQL
3 25 (52.08%) Python
4 24 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.33%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) Scala
7 2 (4.17%) Groovy
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (72.92%) Security Cleared
2 25 (52.08%) SC Cleared
3 15 (31.25%) DV Cleared
4 7 (14.58%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
System Software
1 46 (95.83%) Docker
2 29 (60.42%) etcd
2 29 (60.42%) flannel
2 29 (60.42%) SkyDNS
3 27 (56.25%) Ceph
4 26 (54.17%) GlusterFS
5 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) Firmware
6 1 (2.08%) iptables
6 1 (2.08%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 33 (68.75%) Ansible
2 32 (66.67%) HAProxy
2 32 (66.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 32 (66.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 32 (66.67%) Prometheus
3 31 (64.58%) Puppet
4 29 (60.42%) Graphite
4 29 (60.42%) Kubernetes
4 29 (60.42%) rkt
5 6 (12.50%) Terraform
6 3 (6.25%) Ambari
6 3 (6.25%) Consul
6 3 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (6.25%) Packer
7 2 (4.17%) Nagios
7 2 (4.17%) SCCM
8 1 (2.08%) Linux-HA
8 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) New Relic
1 2 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft