Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 783 -
Rank change year-on-year -37 - -
Contract jobs citing Sysdig 47 50 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% 0.056% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.36% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 0
England median daily rate £575 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
UK median daily rate £575 £500 -
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -
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 13,052 10,318 11,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.87% 11.46% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,844 6,922 7,338
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £265
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £488 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +4.84% +9.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 239 239
England median hourly rate £18.60 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.29% -22.22% +11.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.70 £12.95
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.83 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -28.00% +23.85%

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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018. 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 -30 45 £575 +15.00% 1
South East - 2 - -
Sysdig
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 (97.87%) Kubernetes
2 44 (93.62%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (87.23%) Linux
4 39 (82.98%) Docker
5 38 (80.85%) Ansible
5 38 (80.85%) DevOps
6 37 (78.72%) Puppet
7 30 (63.83%) Git (software)
7 30 (63.83%) Configuration Management
8 28 (59.57%) Jenkins
9 25 (53.19%) Artifactory
10 24 (51.06%) GitHub
10 24 (51.06%) GitLab
10 24 (51.06%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (51.06%) Terraform
11 23 (48.94%) Elastic Stack
12 22 (46.81%) Amazon EC2
12 22 (46.81%) Amazon ELB
13 21 (44.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 21 (44.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 21 (44.68%) Ruby
14 20 (42.55%) SonarQube
14 20 (42.55%) Go
15 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
16 18 (38.30%) Amazon S3
16 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
16 18 (38.30%) Amazon RDS
16 18 (38.30%) HAProxy
16 18 (38.30%) Prometheus
17 17 (36.17%) Continuous Delivery

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 17 (36.17%) nginx
2 12 (25.53%) Confluence
2 12 (25.53%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (17.02%) Apache
3 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 44 (93.62%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (51.06%) GitHub
3 22 (46.81%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (46.81%) Amazon ELB
4 21 (44.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 21 (44.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 18 (38.30%) Amazon S3
6 14 (29.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (21.28%) Route 53
8 9 (19.15%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (19.15%) CloudFront
8 9 (19.15%) OpenShift
8 9 (19.15%) PaaS
8 9 (19.15%) Serverless
9 8 (17.02%) Quay.io
10 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) DNS
2 8 (17.02%) HTTP
2 8 (17.02%) OpenLDAP
2 8 (17.02%) OpenVPN
2 8 (17.02%) SSH
3 1 (2.13%) ICMP
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (34.04%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (27.66%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.13%) Flink
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (63.83%) Git (software)
2 28 (59.57%) Jenkins
3 25 (53.19%) Artifactory
4 24 (51.06%) GitLab
5 20 (42.55%) SonarQube
6 13 (27.66%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (25.53%) Bitbucket
7 12 (25.53%) JIRA
8 9 (19.15%) Maven
9 8 (17.02%) Ant
9 8 (17.02%) JUnit
9 8 (17.02%) Liquibase
10 5 (10.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (8.51%) FishEye
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Platform Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (19.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Architect
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps Architect
5 4 (8.51%) JIRA Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (17.02%) MCollective
2 8 (17.02%) REST
3 4 (8.51%) Kafka
4 1 (2.13%) LAMP
4 1 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.13%) Samza
4 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (17.02%) Hedge funds
3 7 (14.89%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.13%) Online Games
5 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) CoreOS
3 8 (17.02%) CentOS
4 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) DevOps
2 30 (63.83%) Configuration Management
3 24 (51.06%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (36.17%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (25.53%) Security Hardening
6 9 (19.15%) Deployment Automation
6 9 (19.15%) Load Balancing
7 8 (17.02%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (17.02%) Open Source
7 8 (17.02%) Service Management
8 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.64%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (8.51%) Scrum
11 1 (2.13%) Build Automation
11 1 (2.13%) Content Management
11 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.13%) ETL
11 1 (2.13%) Migration
11 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Ruby
2 20 (42.55%) Go
3 15 (31.91%) Bash Shell
4 14 (29.79%) Python
4 14 (29.79%) SQL
5 10 (21.28%) Java
6 8 (17.02%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (82.98%) Docker
2 15 (31.91%) etcd
2 15 (31.91%) flannel
3 11 (23.40%) Squid
4 10 (21.28%) Ceph
4 10 (21.28%) GlusterFS
4 10 (21.28%) SkyDNS
5 8 (17.02%) Postfix
5 8 (17.02%) vCloud
5 8 (17.02%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (6.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 46 (97.87%) Kubernetes
2 38 (80.85%) Ansible
3 37 (78.72%) Puppet
4 24 (51.06%) Terraform
5 18 (38.30%) HAProxy
5 18 (38.30%) Prometheus
6 14 (29.79%) Graphite
6 14 (29.79%) rkt
7 12 (25.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 12 (25.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 12 (25.53%) ZABBIX
8 11 (23.40%) Kibana
8 11 (23.40%) logstash
9 8 (17.02%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (17.02%) Rancher
9 8 (17.02%) Rsyslog
10 6 (12.77%) Consul
11 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (10.64%) Salt
12 1 (2.13%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Splunk
2 8 (17.02%) Sonatype
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.51%) Dynatrace
5 3 (6.38%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) WorldPay