Period
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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 4 July 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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 456 460 376
Rank change year-on-year +4 -84 +112
Contract jobs citing Datadog 150 47 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.99% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 36 17
10th Percentile £413 £413 £464
25th Percentile £463 £427 £469
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -16.67%
75th Percentile £613 - £545
90th Percentile £688 £631 £575
England median daily rate £525 £550 £488
% change year-on-year -4.55% +12.82% -18.75%

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 15,111 10,777 6,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.90% 38.90% 34.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,320 7,854 4,536
10th Percentile £397 £369 £350
25th Percentile £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £713
England median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 34
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.75 £13.60
25th Percentile £26.25 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.85 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year +29.38% +31.40% +16.28%
75th Percentile £67.50 £51.63 £47.94
90th Percentile £82.50 £65.00 £61.18
England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +5.25% -2.44%

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 4 July 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 4 July 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 +2 32 £500 -9.09% 11
Datadog
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 116 (77.33%) DevOps
2 96 (64.00%) Terraform
3 93 (62.00%) AWS
4 77 (51.33%) CI/CD
5 74 (49.33%) Kubernetes
6 73 (48.67%) Python
7 69 (46.00%) Docker
8 54 (36.00%) Jenkins
9 53 (35.33%) Azure
10 49 (32.67%) Agile
11 47 (31.33%) Finance
12 45 (30.00%) Infrastructure as Code
13 41 (27.33%) Ansible
14 39 (26.00%) Bash
15 35 (23.33%) JIRA
16 33 (22.00%) Grafana
17 32 (21.33%) AWS CloudFormation
18 30 (20.00%) GitLab
18 30 (20.00%) Social Skills
19 29 (19.33%) Kafka
20 28 (18.67%) Configuration Management
20 28 (18.67%) Splunk
21 27 (18.00%) Amazon EC2
21 27 (18.00%) Linux
21 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
21 27 (18.00%) Prometheus
22 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
23 25 (16.67%) Route 53
23 25 (16.67%) Serverless
23 25 (16.67%) Amazon EKS

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 22 (14.67%) Apache
2 13 (8.67%) Confluence
3 6 (4.00%) IIS
3 6 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.67%) Apache Pulsar
5 3 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.33%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.33%) Drupal
6 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.67%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 93 (62.00%) AWS
2 53 (35.33%) Azure
3 32 (21.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 27 (18.00%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (16.67%) Amazon EKS
5 25 (16.67%) Route 53
5 25 (16.67%) Serverless
6 23 (15.33%) Amazon ECS
6 23 (15.33%) Azure DevOps
7 22 (14.67%) GCP
8 20 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
9 19 (12.67%) CloudFront
10 15 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 15 (10.00%) AWS CodePipeline
10 15 (10.00%) Azure AKS
10 15 (10.00%) PaaS
11 14 (9.33%) SaaS
12 12 (8.00%) IaaS
13 11 (7.33%) Azure Monitor
13 11 (7.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.67%) DNS
2 5 (3.33%) Network Security
3 4 (2.67%) DHCP
3 4 (2.67%) Internet
4 3 (2.00%) HTTP
5 2 (1.33%) SSL
6 1 (0.67%) Firewall
6 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (14.67%) DynamoDB
3 15 (10.00%) MySQL
4 12 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
4 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (6.00%) Redis
5 9 (6.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (5.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (3.33%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.67%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.67%) Scylla
10 3 (2.00%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.00%) MariaDB
10 3 (2.00%) SAP HANA
11 2 (1.33%) Big Data
11 2 (1.33%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 54 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 35 (23.33%) JIRA
3 30 (20.00%) GitLab
4 27 (18.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (7.33%) Bitbucket
6 8 (5.33%) Artifactory
7 7 (4.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (4.00%) Maven
8 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.67%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.67%) Terragrunt
10 3 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.00%) Cypress.io
10 3 (2.00%) Selenium
10 3 (2.00%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.33%) Bitbucket Server
11 2 (1.33%) CircleCI
11 2 (1.33%) Gradle
11 2 (1.33%) Jaeger
11 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 47 (31.33%) Finance
2 30 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 19 (12.67%) Banking
4 11 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.67%) Public Sector
5 7 (4.67%) Publishing
6 5 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.00%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (1.33%) Marketing
8 2 (1.33%) Retail
9 1 (0.67%) Legal
9 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (45.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (28.00%) AWS Engineer
3 36 (24.00%) AWS DevOps
3 36 (24.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 29 (19.33%) Developer
5 24 (16.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 18 (12.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 13 (8.67%) Azure Engineer
7 13 (8.67%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.33%) Site Engineer
8 8 (5.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 6 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.00%) Backend Developer
10 5 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (2.67%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.67%) Cloud Developer
11 4 (2.67%) JavaScript Engineer
11 4 (2.67%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.67%) Platform Engineer
11 4 (2.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.33%) Kafka
2 15 (10.00%) .NET
3 13 (8.67%) Node.js
3 13 (8.67%) Symfony
4 12 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (7.33%) REST
6 10 (6.67%) React
7 8 (5.33%) .NET Core
8 6 (4.00%) GraphQL
9 5 (3.33%) CSS
9 5 (3.33%) JSON
9 5 (3.33%) Spring
9 5 (3.33%) Spring Boot
10 4 (2.67%) Express
11 3 (2.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.00%) ARM Templates
11 3 (2.00%) Entity Framework
11 3 (2.00%) HTML
12 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET
12 2 (1.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Cloud Native
2 8 (5.33%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.67%) Legacy Code
4 4 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.67%) Sports Betting
5 3 (2.00%) Blockchain
5 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.00%) Educational Technology
5 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.33%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.67%) PKI
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.00%) Linux
2 13 (8.67%) Windows
3 4 (2.67%) Amazon Linux
3 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.00%) Unix
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.67%) VMS
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (77.33%) DevOps
2 77 (51.33%) CI/CD
3 49 (32.67%) Agile
4 45 (30.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 28 (18.67%) Configuration Management
6 19 (12.67%) Microservices
6 19 (12.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 17 (11.33%) Scrum
8 16 (10.67%) OO
8 16 (10.67%) Software Engineering
9 15 (10.00%) Fintech
9 15 (10.00%) Observability
10 14 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (8.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 13 (8.67%) Pair Programming
11 13 (8.67%) SOLID
12 12 (8.00%) Kanban
13 10 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
14 9 (6.00%) SDLC
15 8 (5.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 73 (48.67%) Python
2 39 (26.00%) Bash
3 21 (14.00%) Go
3 21 (14.00%) Java
3 21 (14.00%) PowerShell
4 19 (12.67%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.33%) C#
6 16 (10.67%) PHP
6 16 (10.67%) Ruby
7 15 (10.00%) SQL
8 12 (8.00%) Groovy
9 6 (4.00%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.67%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.33%) Scala
11 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.33%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.33%) MCSA
2 2 (1.33%) MCSE
3 1 (0.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.67%) CISSP
3 1 (0.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (0.67%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) QA
2 3 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 69 (46.00%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.67%) etcd
3 1 (0.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 96 (64.00%) Terraform
2 74 (49.33%) Kubernetes
3 41 (27.33%) Ansible
4 33 (22.00%) Grafana
5 27 (18.00%) Prometheus
6 17 (11.33%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (5.33%) Puppet
8 7 (4.67%) Opsgenie
9 6 (4.00%) Istio
10 4 (2.67%) Packer
10 4 (2.67%) SCCM
11 2 (1.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (1.33%) Nagios
11 2 (1.33%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (1.33%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.67%) Argo
12 1 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.67%) Kiali
12 1 (0.67%) Simian Army
Vendors
1 28 (18.67%) Splunk
2 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.00%) New Relic
4 15 (10.00%) Google
5 13 (8.67%) Zend
6 7 (4.67%) AppDynamics
6 7 (4.67%) Dynatrace
7 6 (4.00%) PagerDuty
8 4 (2.67%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.67%) Black Duck
8 4 (2.67%) Coverity
9 3 (2.00%) Adobe
9 3 (2.00%) CA
9 3 (2.00%) Informatica
9 3 (2.00%) Mirantis
9 3 (2.00%) Moogsoft
9 3 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.00%) SaltStack
9 3 (2.00%) SAP
9 3 (2.00%) Sonatype