Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 801 811 866
Rank change year-on-year +10 +55 -
Contract jobs citing Sysdig 58 43 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.045% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.42% 0.39% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 4 1
England median daily rate £575 £483 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.17% -8.53% -
10th Percentile £463 £403 £526
90th Percentile £800 £543 £529
UK median daily rate £575 £483 £528
% change year-on-year +19.17% -8.53% -
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 13,742 11,166 11,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.57% 11.81% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,363 7,612 7,312
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 265 255
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -24.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.80 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.95 £47.70 £54.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +16.67%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +28 56 £575 +19.17% 1
South East - 2 - -
Sysdig
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 56 (96.55%) Docker
2 50 (86.21%) Kubernetes
3 48 (82.76%) DevOps
4 44 (75.86%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (75.86%) Linux
5 41 (70.69%) Ansible
6 38 (65.52%) Artifactory
6 38 (65.52%) Git (software)
7 37 (63.79%) Puppet
8 34 (58.62%) GitHub
8 34 (58.62%) GitLab
9 33 (56.90%) Elastic Stack
9 33 (56.90%) Go
9 33 (56.90%) Security Cleared
9 33 (56.90%) Ruby
10 32 (55.17%) Configuration Management
11 27 (46.55%) HAProxy
11 27 (46.55%) SonarQube
11 27 (46.55%) Prometheus
12 26 (44.83%) SQL
13 25 (43.10%) SC Cleared
13 25 (43.10%) nginx
13 25 (43.10%) etcd
13 25 (43.10%) flannel
14 24 (41.38%) rkt
14 24 (41.38%) Graphite
14 24 (41.38%) CoreOS
14 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
15 23 (39.66%) NoSQL
15 23 (39.66%) PostgreSQL

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 25 (43.10%) nginx
2 12 (20.69%) Confluence
3 11 (18.97%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (13.79%) Apache
4 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.17%) Apache Pig
5 3 (5.17%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 44 (75.86%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (58.62%) GitHub
3 17 (29.31%) Quay.io
4 15 (25.86%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (25.86%) Amazon ELB
5 14 (24.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 14 (24.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 11 (18.97%) Amazon S3
7 7 (12.07%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (5.17%) Route 53
10 2 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (3.45%) CloudFront
10 2 (3.45%) OpenShift
10 2 (3.45%) PaaS
10 2 (3.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) DNS
2 9 (15.52%) OpenVPN
3 8 (13.79%) HTTP
3 8 (13.79%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (13.79%) SSH
4 4 (6.90%) VPN
5 3 (5.17%) ICMP
5 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.72%) IPsec
6 1 (1.72%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) NoSQL
1 23 (39.66%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (18.97%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (13.79%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.90%) Big Data
4 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.17%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.17%) Flink
5 3 (5.17%) MySQL
5 3 (5.17%) Neo4j
5 3 (5.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (65.52%) Artifactory
1 38 (65.52%) Git (software)
2 34 (58.62%) GitLab
3 27 (46.55%) SonarQube
4 24 (41.38%) Jenkins
5 12 (20.69%) Bitbucket
5 12 (20.69%) JIRA
5 12 (20.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (15.52%) Maven
7 8 (13.79%) Ant
7 8 (13.79%) JUnit
7 8 (13.79%) Liquibase
8 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (6.90%) FishEye
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Architect
3 9 (15.52%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (15.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) DevOps Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.90%) JIRA Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (3.45%) Big Data Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (56.90%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (13.79%) MCollective
2 8 (13.79%) REST
3 4 (6.90%) Kafka
4 3 (5.17%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (5.17%) Samza
5 1 (1.72%) Keycloak
5 1 (1.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (18.97%) Public Cloud
3 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.17%) NHS
5 2 (3.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) PKI
6 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Linux
2 24 (41.38%) CoreOS
3 8 (13.79%) CentOS
4 4 (6.90%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (82.76%) DevOps
2 32 (55.17%) Configuration Management
3 21 (36.21%) Security Hardening
4 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (24.14%) Open Source
6 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
7 10 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (15.52%) Security Architecture
9 8 (13.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (13.79%) Service Management
10 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (10.34%) Scrum
12 5 (8.62%) OWASP
12 5 (8.62%) Protective Monitoring
12 5 (8.62%) Security Testing
13 4 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
13 4 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
14 3 (5.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) Go
1 33 (56.90%) Ruby
2 26 (44.83%) SQL
3 20 (34.48%) Bash Shell
3 20 (34.48%) Python
4 12 (20.69%) Java
5 8 (13.79%) Groovy
6 3 (5.17%) Scala
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (56.90%) Security Cleared
2 25 (43.10%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.62%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.72%) Degree
System Software
1 56 (96.55%) Docker
2 25 (43.10%) etcd
2 25 (43.10%) flannel
3 20 (34.48%) Ceph
3 20 (34.48%) GlusterFS
3 20 (34.48%) SkyDNS
4 11 (18.97%) Squid
5 8 (13.79%) Postfix
5 8 (13.79%) vCloud
5 8 (13.79%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.72%) iptables
Systems Management
1 50 (86.21%) Kubernetes
2 41 (70.69%) Ansible
3 37 (63.79%) Puppet
4 27 (46.55%) HAProxy
4 27 (46.55%) Prometheus
5 24 (41.38%) Graphite
5 24 (41.38%) rkt
6 21 (36.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 21 (36.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 20 (34.48%) Terraform
8 12 (20.69%) ZABBIX
9 8 (13.79%) Consul
9 8 (13.79%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (13.79%) Kibana
9 8 (13.79%) logstash
9 8 (13.79%) Rancher
9 8 (13.79%) Rsyslog
10 5 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (8.62%) Salt
11 3 (5.17%) Ambari
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Sonatype
1 8 (13.79%) VMware
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.90%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) Splunk