Period
to 5 December 2021

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 5 December 2021 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
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 504 363 445
Rank change year-on-year -141 +82 +112
Contract jobs citing Consul 70 34 104
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.04% 1.24% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 26 75
10th Percentile £475 £491 £515
25th Percentile £549 £500 £546
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £616 £550 £575
Median % change year-on-year +12.05% -4.35% +6.48%
75th Percentile £718 £600 £638
90th Percentile £791 £663 £675
England median daily rate £590 £570 £575
% change year-on-year +3.51% -0.87% +9.52%

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 6,715 2,743 5,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.89% 16.96% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,076 2,007 3,940
10th Percentile £413 £354 £313
25th Percentile £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +2.33%
75th Percentile £675 £611 £630
90th Percentile £738 £700 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 55
10th Percentile £20.00 £12.50 £12.44
25th Percentile £22.03 £12.75 £12.76
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.70 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +20.80% +3.48% +6.95%
75th Percentile £59.50 £26.63 £22.38
90th Percentile £78.75 £36.38 £40.98
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.05% +24.29% -

Consul
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Consul in London

Consul
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Consul in London.

Daily rate trend for Consul in London

Consul
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Consul in London over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

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 5 December 2021. 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
Central London -51 11 £590 +7.27% 5
South London 0 1 £586 - 1
Consul
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, 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 63 (90.00%) Kubernetes
2 50 (71.43%) Terraform
3 41 (58.57%) AWS
4 36 (51.43%) Docker
5 34 (48.57%) Prometheus
6 33 (47.14%) DevOps
7 30 (42.86%) Ansible
7 30 (42.86%) Linux
8 25 (35.71%) Python
8 25 (35.71%) VMware
8 25 (35.71%) Packer
9 24 (34.29%) Puppet
9 24 (34.29%) Test Automation
9 24 (34.29%) nginx
10 23 (32.86%) DNS
10 23 (32.86%) Grafana
10 23 (32.86%) Go
11 22 (31.43%) Kafka
12 21 (30.00%) HAProxy
12 21 (30.00%) ZABBIX
13 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (27.14%) Observability
15 18 (25.71%) PaaS
15 18 (25.71%) GCP
16 17 (24.29%) Ruby
16 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
16 17 (24.29%) Social Skills
16 17 (24.29%) Istio
17 16 (22.86%) MongoDB
17 16 (22.86%) Hadoop

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 24 (34.29%) nginx
2 14 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 8 (11.43%) Confluence
4 7 (10.00%) Traefik
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
5 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.86%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.43%) CMS
7 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 41 (58.57%) AWS
2 18 (25.71%) GCP
2 18 (25.71%) PaaS
3 13 (18.57%) Azure
4 9 (12.86%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (5.71%) SaaS
8 4 (5.71%) Serverless
9 3 (4.29%) Apigee
9 3 (4.29%) Kong
10 2 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (2.86%) Azure Sentinel
10 2 (2.86%) OpenShift
11 1 (1.43%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (1.43%) Datadog
11 1 (1.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.86%) DNS
2 14 (20.00%) SSL
3 8 (11.43%) Firewall
4 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (1.43%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.43%) HTTP
6 1 (1.43%) IPv4
6 1 (1.43%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.43%) Network Security
6 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) Hadoop
1 16 (22.86%) MongoDB
2 15 (21.43%) Couchbase
3 14 (20.00%) MySQL
3 14 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Aerospike
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.43%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Sonatype Nexus
2 15 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 14 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 12 (17.14%) GitLab
5 8 (11.43%) JIRA
6 7 (10.00%) Bitbucket
7 5 (7.14%) IntelliJ
7 5 (7.14%) PyCharm
7 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (5.71%) TeamCity
9 3 (4.29%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.86%) git-flow
10 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.43%) CircleCI
11 1 (1.43%) Gradle
11 1 (1.43%) Maven
11 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
General
1 17 (24.29%) Social Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Games
2 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (21.43%) Security Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Azure Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Cloud Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Architect
5 5 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) AWS Architect
7 3 (4.29%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Python Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Python Developer
8 2 (2.86%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) Kafka
2 16 (22.86%) gRPC
3 15 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
4 14 (20.00%) JWT
4 14 (20.00%) OAuth
4 14 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (10.00%) cloud-init
5 7 (10.00%) REST
6 6 (8.57%) Node.js
6 6 (8.57%) Web Services
7 2 (2.86%) Django
7 2 (2.86%) GraphQL
7 2 (2.86%) NumPy
7 2 (2.86%) Pandas
7 2 (2.86%) Protocol Buffers
7 2 (2.86%) pytest
8 1 (1.43%) JSON
8 1 (1.43%) LDAP
8 1 (1.43%) RESTful
8 1 (1.43%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Public Cloud
2 12 (17.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (14.29%) PKI
4 9 (12.86%) Cloud Native
5 7 (10.00%) Clustering
6 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
7 4 (5.71%) Blog
7 4 (5.71%) Private Cloud
7 4 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (5.71%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.43%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 30 (42.86%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) Debian
3 9 (12.86%) CentOS
4 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) DevOps
2 24 (34.29%) Test Automation
3 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (27.14%) Observability
5 15 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 14 (20.00%) Database Security
6 14 (20.00%) SDLC
6 14 (20.00%) Validation
7 10 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 10 (14.29%) Insurtech
7 10 (14.29%) Microservices
7 10 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 9 (12.86%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Automation
10 7 (10.00%) DevSecOps
10 7 (10.00%) Load Balancing
10 7 (10.00%) Security Testing
10 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) Python
2 23 (32.86%) Go
3 17 (24.29%) Ruby
4 14 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.43%) Java
7 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (8.57%) SQL
9 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.86%) AWK
10 2 (2.86%) ES6
10 2 (2.86%) Perl
10 2 (2.86%) Scala
10 2 (2.86%) sed
11 1 (1.43%) C
11 1 (1.43%) C#
11 1 (1.43%) C++
11 1 (1.43%) Groovy
11 1 (1.43%) Rust
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 7 (10.00%) CCSP
1 7 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (10.00%) CISSP
1 7 (10.00%) GIAC
2 5 (7.14%) AWS Certification
2 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) NCSC
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (51.43%) Docker
2 14 (20.00%) vCloud
3 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 63 (90.00%) Kubernetes
2 50 (71.43%) Terraform
3 34 (48.57%) Prometheus
4 30 (42.86%) Ansible
5 25 (35.71%) Packer
6 24 (34.29%) Puppet
7 23 (32.86%) Grafana
8 21 (30.00%) HAProxy
8 21 (30.00%) ZABBIX
9 17 (24.29%) Istio
10 14 (20.00%) Fluentd
11 9 (12.86%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (11.43%) Icinga
12 8 (11.43%) Kibana
13 7 (10.00%) Graphite
13 7 (10.00%) linkerd
14 3 (4.29%) logstash
14 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
15 2 (2.86%) PingFederate
15 2 (2.86%) Rancher
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) VMware
2 17 (24.29%) Red Hat
3 15 (21.43%) CA
4 14 (20.00%) CyberArk
4 14 (20.00%) Sonatype
5 11 (15.71%) Google
6 8 (11.43%) Splunk
7 7 (10.00%) PagerDuty
8 6 (8.57%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.86%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.43%) Adobe
10 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
10 1 (1.43%) Citrix
10 1 (1.43%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.43%) F5
10 1 (1.43%) IBM
10 1 (1.43%) New Relic
10 1 (1.43%) Qualys
10 1 (1.43%) Zscaler