Period
to 19 January 2019

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

Salt
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Salt 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.10% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median daily rate £378 - -
East of England median daily rate £475 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Salt 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 Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 208 75 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 21.16% 11.00% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 59 39
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +19.19% -0.29%
10th Percentile £380 £310 £244
90th Percentile £600 £625 £590
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Essex median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £34.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.49% -66.98% -7.17%
10th Percentile £14.33 £10.23 £34.19
90th Percentile £17.08 £31.78 £35.70
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.73 £16.50
% change year-on-year +11.25% -4.67% -43.10%

Salt
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £378 -
Salt
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Salt 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 Essex region with a requirement for Salt.

1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet