Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Datadog skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Datadog over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 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.

Datadog
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 504 377 463
Rank change year-on-year -127 +86 +38
Contract jobs citing Datadog 74 22 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.52% 0.33% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 15 23
10th Percentile £475 £375 £431
25th Percentile £513 £402 £459
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £465 £555
Median % change year-on-year +23.66% -16.22% -8.26%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £794
90th Percentile £688 £600 £850
England median daily rate £570 £453 £525
% change year-on-year +25.97% -13.81% -12.50%

Datadog is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,275 6,630 10,310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.72% 37.67% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,622 4,931 7,533
10th Percentile £389 £338 £313
25th Percentile £475 £413 £424
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £700
England median daily rate £538 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +10.26% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 24 75
10th Percentile £13.88 £20.30 £15.80
25th Percentile £20.05 £22.44 £18.70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +18.60% +14.94%
75th Percentile £55.00 £57.19 £40.85
90th Percentile £70.43 £68.00 £78.75
England median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +14.29%

Datadog
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Datadog in London

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Datadog in London

Datadog
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Datadog in London over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Datadog in London

Datadog
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 Datadog within the London region over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -48 10 £575 +21.69% 9
Datadog
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Datadog 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 Datadog.

1 56 (75.68%) CI/CD
2 44 (59.46%) Azure
2 44 (59.46%) DevOps
3 42 (56.76%) Docker
4 41 (55.41%) AWS
5 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (48.65%) Java
6 36 (48.65%) Splunk
7 34 (45.95%) Kubernetes
8 31 (41.89%) Analytics
9 30 (40.54%) Finance
10 28 (37.84%) SQL
11 27 (36.49%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (33.78%) AppDynamics
13 24 (32.43%) Python
14 23 (31.08%) Scrum
14 23 (31.08%) Ansible
15 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
15 21 (28.38%) Fintech
16 20 (27.03%) QA
16 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (27.03%) GCP
16 20 (27.03%) NoSQL
17 19 (25.68%) Selenium
17 19 (25.68%) Linux
17 19 (25.68%) Terraform
17 19 (25.68%) Social Skills
18 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
18 18 (24.32%) IaaS
18 18 (24.32%) PaaS

Datadog
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 10 (13.51%) Apache Spark
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
3 5 (6.76%) Apache
4 4 (5.41%) Confluence
5 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (1.35%) CMS
7 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.35%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.35%) nginx
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 44 (59.46%) Azure
2 41 (55.41%) AWS
3 20 (27.03%) GCP
4 18 (24.32%) IaaS
4 18 (24.32%) PaaS
5 13 (17.57%) SaaS
6 11 (14.86%) OpenShift
7 9 (12.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (10.81%) Amazon ECS
8 8 (10.81%) Amazon EKS
8 8 (10.81%) Amazon EMR
8 8 (10.81%) Serverless
8 8 (10.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (9.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (9.46%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (9.46%) Route 53
10 5 (6.76%) Amazon S3
10 5 (6.76%) Google Data Studio
11 4 (5.41%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.35%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.35%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) NoSQL
2 14 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (14.86%) Big Data
4 10 (13.51%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (13.51%) Hadoop
4 10 (13.51%) Tableau
5 9 (12.16%) BigQuery
5 9 (12.16%) DB2
6 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (10.81%) Delta Lake
6 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
7 7 (9.46%) Data Lake
8 6 (8.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (6.76%) CouchDB
9 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
10 4 (5.41%) Redis
11 3 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
13 1 (1.35%) Hazelcast
13 1 (1.35%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Selenium
2 12 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.22%) SpecFlow
3 10 (13.51%) Artifactory
3 10 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.16%) Bitbucket
4 9 (12.16%) IBM UrbanCode
4 9 (12.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (12.16%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (12.16%) TeamCity
5 8 (10.81%) GitLab
6 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
6 7 (9.46%) Zephyr
7 5 (6.76%) Bitbucket Server
7 5 (6.76%) JIRA
8 3 (4.05%) Gradle
8 3 (4.05%) Maven
9 2 (2.70%) Cypress.io
9 2 (2.70%) Mockito
9 2 (2.70%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (40.54%) Finance
2 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (25.68%) Social Skills
4 11 (14.86%) Banking
5 6 (8.11%) Legal
6 5 (6.76%) Financial Institution
6 5 (6.76%) Marketing
7 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.70%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (2.70%) Public Sector
9 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Architect
1 14 (18.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) Site Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 7 (9.46%) QA Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Senior Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Business Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Data Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.70%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (2.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 2 (2.70%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (12.16%) REST
3 7 (9.46%) .NET
3 7 (9.46%) Kafka
4 3 (4.05%) Ajax
4 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.05%) CSS
4 3 (4.05%) GraphQL
4 3 (4.05%) HTML
4 3 (4.05%) jQuery
4 3 (4.05%) JSON
4 3 (4.05%) Node.js
4 3 (4.05%) OAuth
4 3 (4.05%) OpenID
4 3 (4.05%) Sensu
4 3 (4.05%) XML
5 2 (2.70%) Jest
5 2 (2.70%) OpenAPI
5 2 (2.70%) OpenJDK
5 2 (2.70%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Data Structures
2 7 (9.46%) Market Risk
3 6 (8.11%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.05%) Legacy Systems
5 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.35%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Linux
2 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.16%) Unix
4 8 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (9.46%) Ubuntu
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (75.68%) CI/CD
2 44 (59.46%) DevOps
3 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (41.89%) Analytics
5 27 (36.49%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (31.08%) Scrum
7 21 (28.38%) Fintech
8 18 (24.32%) Microservices
8 18 (24.32%) Test Automation
9 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
10 14 (18.92%) Asset Management
10 14 (18.92%) SDLC
10 14 (18.92%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 14 (18.92%) Software Testing
11 13 (17.57%) SDET
12 12 (16.22%) Critical Thinking
12 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure as Code
12 12 (16.22%) Open Source
12 12 (16.22%) Risk Analytics
12 12 (16.22%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.65%) Java
2 28 (37.84%) SQL
3 24 (32.43%) Python
4 15 (20.27%) C#
5 9 (12.16%) Bash
6 8 (10.81%) Go
7 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.76%) Groovy
9 4 (5.41%) Scala
10 3 (4.05%) Rust
11 2 (2.70%) Java 11
11 2 (2.70%) Kotlin
11 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.35%) C++
12 1 (1.35%) Perl
12 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
2 7 (9.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) CISSP
6 1 (1.35%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.35%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.03%) QA
2 5 (6.76%) GDPR
3 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (56.76%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 34 (45.95%) Kubernetes
2 23 (31.08%) Ansible
3 19 (25.68%) Terraform
4 12 (16.22%) Nagios
5 10 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (12.16%) Puppet
7 7 (9.46%) Grafana
8 4 (5.41%) Istio
8 4 (5.41%) Prometheus
9 2 (2.70%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 2 (2.70%) Kibana
10 1 (1.35%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.35%) Graylog
10 1 (1.35%) Kiali
10 1 (1.35%) logstash
10 1 (1.35%) Nessus
10 1 (1.35%) Opsgenie
10 1 (1.35%) Simian Army
10 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.35%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Splunk
2 25 (33.78%) AppDynamics
3 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.57%) New Relic
5 11 (14.86%) Oracle
6 10 (13.51%) Google
7 7 (9.46%) Micro Focus
8 4 (5.41%) IBM
9 3 (4.05%) Cadence
9 3 (4.05%) Dynatrace
9 3 (4.05%) VMware
10 2 (2.70%) Amplitude
10 2 (2.70%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.70%) hybris
11 1 (1.35%) Adobe
11 1 (1.35%) Citrix
11 1 (1.35%) Cloudera
11 1 (1.35%) F5
11 1 (1.35%) Qualys
11 1 (1.35%) Rapid7