Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 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.

Datadog
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 499 337 494
Rank change year-on-year -162 +157 +97
Contract jobs citing Datadog 70 31 83
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.51% 0.63% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 17 39
10th Percentile £463 £393 £505
25th Percentile £550 £425 £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £488 £675
Median % change year-on-year +17.95% -27.78% +20.00%
75th Percentile £600 £574 £850
90th Percentile £688 £588 "
England median daily rate £575 £438 £550
% change year-on-year +31.43% -20.45% +4.76%

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 13,640 4,929 12,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.18% 35.42% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,067 3,649 8,810
10th Percentile £381 £350 £325
25th Percentile £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.94%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £613
90th Percentile £725 £719 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 9 87
10th Percentile £13.38 £14.53 £15.35
25th Percentile £19.64 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year - +19.05% +5.00%
75th Percentile £50.13 £40.00 £25.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £59.00 £43.85
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.38% +20.00%

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 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 7 £575 +27.07% 6
Datadog
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.14%) DevOps
3 35 (50.00%) Java
4 34 (48.57%) AWS
5 33 (47.14%) Azure
6 32 (45.71%) Analytics
6 32 (45.71%) Finance
7 30 (42.86%) Splunk
8 29 (41.43%) Docker
9 25 (35.71%) Scrum
10 24 (34.29%) Kubernetes
10 24 (34.29%) Fintech
11 23 (32.86%) C#
11 23 (32.86%) SQL
11 23 (32.86%) QA
12 21 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (25.71%) GCP
13 18 (25.71%) AppDynamics
13 18 (25.71%) Terraform
14 17 (24.29%) Microservices
14 17 (24.29%) New Relic
14 17 (24.29%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
14 17 (24.29%) Social Skills
15 16 (22.86%) Collaborative Working
15 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
16 15 (21.43%) NoSQL
16 15 (21.43%) PaaS
16 15 (21.43%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 14 (20.00%) Open Source

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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.71%) Confluence
2 4 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 34 (48.57%) AWS
2 33 (47.14%) Azure
3 18 (25.71%) GCP
4 15 (21.43%) PaaS
5 14 (20.00%) IaaS
6 10 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
7 8 (11.43%) Serverless
8 6 (8.57%) CloudFront
9 5 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (7.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 5 (7.14%) Google Data Studio
10 4 (5.71%) GitHub
11 3 (4.29%) Akamai
11 3 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (4.29%) Azure Service Bus
11 3 (4.29%) BlazeMeter
11 3 (4.29%) SaaS
11 3 (4.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
2 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (15.71%) Big Data
4 11 (15.71%) DB2
5 10 (14.29%) BigQuery
5 10 (14.29%) Delta Lake
5 10 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 10 (14.29%) Tableau
6 9 (12.86%) Data Lake
7 5 (7.14%) Redis
8 4 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.86%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (2.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.86%) KDB
9 2 (2.86%) Kdb+
9 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Selenium
1 12 (17.14%) SpecFlow
2 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.00%) JIRA
4 6 (8.57%) GitLab
5 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.14%) JUnit
6 4 (5.71%) Maven
7 3 (4.29%) JMeter
8 2 (2.86%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.86%) Cypress.io
8 2 (2.86%) Gatling
8 2 (2.86%) Mockito
8 2 (2.86%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.43%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket Server
9 1 (1.43%) Gradle
9 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (45.71%) Finance
2 21 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (24.29%) Social Skills
4 6 (8.57%) Banking
4 6 (8.57%) Legal
5 5 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.86%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (2.86%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.43%) Games
8 1 (1.43%) Marketing
8 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (17.14%) Architect
1 12 (17.14%) Developer
2 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 10 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 9 (12.86%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Site Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Business Architect
5 6 (8.57%) QA Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer - Fintech
7 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Monitoring Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.29%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (4.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.29%) GraphQL
2 9 (12.86%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (12.86%) Kafka
3 7 (10.00%) .NET
3 7 (10.00%) RESTful
4 6 (8.57%) Web Services
5 5 (7.14%) REST
5 5 (7.14%) Swagger
6 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.71%) Node.js
7 3 (4.29%) Lucene
7 3 (4.29%) OAuth
7 3 (4.29%) OpenID
7 3 (4.29%) OSGi
7 3 (4.29%) Sensu
8 2 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (2.86%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.86%) Jest
8 2 (2.86%) OpenJDK
8 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Data Structures
2 9 (12.86%) Market Risk
3 8 (11.43%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (10.00%) Hedge funds
5 4 (5.71%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.86%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.86%) Wiki
7 1 (1.43%) Blog
7 1 (1.43%) Legacy Applications
7 1 (1.43%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.43%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
3 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.29%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.14%) DevOps
3 32 (45.71%) Analytics
4 25 (35.71%) Scrum
5 24 (34.29%) Fintech
6 17 (24.29%) Microservices
6 17 (24.29%) Test Automation
7 16 (22.86%) Collaborative Working
8 15 (21.43%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 14 (20.00%) Asset Management
9 14 (20.00%) Open Source
10 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (18.57%) Infrastructure as Code
10 13 (18.57%) SDLC
11 12 (17.14%) Critical Thinking
11 12 (17.14%) Risk Analytics
11 12 (17.14%) Scenario Testing
11 12 (17.14%) SDET
11 12 (17.14%) TDD
11 12 (17.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) Java
2 23 (32.86%) C#
2 23 (32.86%) SQL
3 13 (18.57%) Python
4 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.14%) Go
6 5 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.29%) Rust
9 2 (2.86%) C++
9 2 (2.86%) Java 11
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby
9 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.86%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.43%) Groovy
10 1 (1.43%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.86%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.86%) MCSA
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.86%) QA
2 5 (7.14%) GDPR
3 3 (4.29%) Accessibility
3 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (41.43%) Docker
2 3 (4.29%) Varnish
3 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 24 (34.29%) Kubernetes
2 18 (25.71%) Terraform
3 13 (18.57%) Prometheus
4 12 (17.14%) Grafana
5 10 (14.29%) Ansible
6 7 (10.00%) ZABBIX
7 3 (4.29%) Istio
7 3 (4.29%) Nagios
7 3 (4.29%) Puppet
8 2 (2.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (2.86%) Kibana
8 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.43%) Graylog
9 1 (1.43%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Splunk
2 18 (25.71%) AppDynamics
3 17 (24.29%) New Relic
4 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.29%) Oracle
6 7 (10.00%) Google
6 7 (10.00%) Spiceworks
7 4 (5.71%) Adobe
7 4 (5.71%) Dynatrace
8 3 (4.29%) Cadence
9 2 (2.86%) Amplitude
9 2 (2.86%) Apple
9 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (2.86%) Cisco
9 2 (2.86%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.86%) hybris
9 2 (2.86%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.43%) VMware