Period
to 19 July 2019

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

HashiCorp Consul
England > London
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 468 495 558
Rank change year-on-year +27 +63 +25
Contract jobs citing Consul 124 145 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.91% 2.26% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 79 34
London median daily rate £575 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £463 £419 £426
90th Percentile £668 £640 £621
England median daily rate £560 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Consul 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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,484 6,422 4,914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.77% 13.90% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,660 4,720 3,521
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
England median daily rate £500 £488 £468
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.28% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 91 41
London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.92 £24.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.69% +2.30% +21.80%
10th Percentile £12.91 £13.31 £14.10
90th Percentile £51.42 £55.00 £47.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £17.89
% change year-on-year +3.90% +7.63% -17.77%

Consul
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Consul as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Consul in London

Consul
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consul in London

Consul
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consul in London over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consul in London

Consul
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Consul within the London region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
South London +34 37 £553 +21.43% 6
Central London +1 16 £600 +4.35% 6
Consul
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Consul 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 London region with a requirement for Consul.

1 114 (91.94%) Terraform
2 109 (87.90%) DevOps
3 92 (74.19%) Kubernetes
3 92 (74.19%) Amazon AWS
4 85 (68.55%) Docker
5 70 (56.45%) Packer
6 69 (55.65%) Git (software)
7 65 (52.42%) JIRA
7 65 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (47.58%) Linux
9 53 (42.74%) SC Cleared
9 53 (42.74%) Security Cleared
10 48 (38.71%) AWS CloudFormation
11 47 (37.90%) Ansible
12 46 (37.10%) Puppet
13 45 (36.29%) Confluence
13 45 (36.29%) Microservices
14 39 (31.45%) nginx
14 39 (31.45%) Python
15 38 (30.65%) Jenkins
16 33 (26.61%) Elasticsearch
17 29 (23.39%) Java
18 28 (22.58%) Bash Shell
18 28 (22.58%) Kafka
19 27 (21.77%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
21 25 (20.16%) Open Source
21 25 (20.16%) VPN
21 25 (20.16%) Scrum
22 24 (19.35%) Node.js

Consul
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 45 (36.29%) Confluence
2 39 (31.45%) nginx
3 33 (26.61%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.84%) Apache
4 6 (4.84%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.81%) GemFire
6 1 (0.81%) Hubot
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 92 (74.19%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (38.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 27 (21.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (12.10%) Datadog
5 14 (11.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.42%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.42%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.42%) Serverless
7 3 (2.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.61%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (1.61%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.61%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.81%) GitHub
9 1 (0.81%) Slack
9 1 (0.81%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.16%) VPN
2 15 (12.10%) Network Security
2 15 (12.10%) WAN
3 14 (11.29%) Firewall
3 14 (11.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.61%) DMZ
4 2 (1.61%) DNS
4 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) Relational Database
2 14 (11.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (11.29%) InfluxDB
2 14 (11.29%) Redis
3 11 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.84%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.23%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (2.42%) Blockchain
8 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.61%) FoundationDB
8 2 (1.61%) MySQL
9 1 (0.81%) DB2
9 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.81%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 69 (55.65%) Git (software)
2 65 (52.42%) JIRA
3 38 (30.65%) Jenkins
4 18 (14.52%) GitLab
5 11 (8.87%) CircleCI
5 11 (8.87%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (5.65%) Maven
7 6 (4.84%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.42%) Subversion
8 3 (2.42%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.61%) Bitbucket Server
9 2 (1.61%) Grunt
9 2 (1.61%) gulp
9 2 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.61%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.61%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (13.71%) Finance
2 5 (4.03%) Banking
2 5 (4.03%) Games
3 2 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (62.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (16.13%) Architect
3 13 (10.48%) Developer
4 12 (9.68%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (9.68%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 11 (8.87%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (8.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.06%) Platform Architect
7 8 (6.45%) AWS Architect
7 8 (6.45%) Backend Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Senior Backend Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.45%) Senior DevOps
7 8 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (4.84%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.58%) Kafka
2 24 (19.35%) Node.js
3 21 (16.94%) RabbitMQ
4 17 (13.71%) LDAP
5 16 (12.90%) Elastic Stack
6 11 (8.87%) GraphQL
6 11 (8.87%) gRPC
6 11 (8.87%) Memcached
6 11 (8.87%) React Native
6 11 (8.87%) REST
6 11 (8.87%) Swagger
7 10 (8.06%) RESTful
7 10 (8.06%) Spring
8 8 (6.45%) Middleware
8 8 (6.45%) Spring Boot
9 4 (3.23%) .NET
10 3 (2.42%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (1.61%) .NET Core
11 2 (1.61%) Akka
11 2 (1.61%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.68%) BYOD
3 11 (8.87%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.87%) Wiki
4 8 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.03%) Online Games
6 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.61%) Equities
7 2 (1.61%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.81%) Blog
8 1 (0.81%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.81%) Equity Risk
8 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 59 (47.58%) Linux
2 13 (10.48%) Android
3 11 (8.87%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.87%) CentOS
3 11 (8.87%) Windows
4 6 (4.84%) Unix
5 2 (1.61%) FreeBSD
5 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.81%) Mesosphere
6 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (87.90%) DevOps
2 65 (52.42%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (36.29%) Microservices
4 26 (20.97%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (20.16%) Open Source
5 25 (20.16%) Scrum
6 23 (18.55%) Configuration Management
6 23 (18.55%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (12.10%) Build Automation
8 14 (11.29%) Kanban
9 13 (10.48%) Migration
10 12 (9.68%) Information Security
11 11 (8.87%) Android Development
11 11 (8.87%) BPMN
11 11 (8.87%) iOS Development
11 11 (8.87%) Mobile Application Development
11 11 (8.87%) OWASP
11 11 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.06%) Immutable Infrastructure
13 9 (7.26%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.45%) Python
2 29 (23.39%) Java
3 28 (22.58%) Bash Shell
4 16 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.29%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.87%) Groovy
7 10 (8.06%) Java 8
8 3 (2.42%) Clojure
8 3 (2.42%) Go
8 3 (2.42%) Ruby
8 3 (2.42%) SQL
9 2 (1.61%) C++
9 2 (1.61%) ClojureScript
9 2 (1.61%) Kotlin
9 2 (1.61%) Scala
10 1 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.81%) ES6
10 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (42.74%) SC Cleared
1 53 (42.74%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.03%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.61%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 85 (68.55%) Docker
2 8 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.23%) etcd
4 2 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.81%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 114 (91.94%) Terraform
2 92 (74.19%) Kubernetes
3 70 (56.45%) Packer
4 47 (37.90%) Ansible
5 46 (37.10%) Puppet
6 18 (14.52%) Kibana
7 14 (11.29%) Grafana
7 14 (11.29%) logstash
8 12 (9.68%) Graphite
8 12 (9.68%) ZABBIX
9 8 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (2.42%) Fluentd
11 2 (1.61%) Mesos
11 2 (1.61%) Rundeck
11 2 (1.61%) WSUS
12 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.81%) Istio
12 1 (0.81%) Nessus
12 1 (0.81%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 15 (12.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) Google
2 11 (8.87%) SaltStack
2 11 (8.87%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.03%) Splunk
4 4 (3.23%) New Relic
5 3 (2.42%) F5
5 3 (2.42%) Oracle
6 2 (1.61%) Apple
6 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.61%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.81%) Axway
7 1 (0.81%) BMC
7 1 (0.81%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.81%) SAP