Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Graphite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphite over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 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.

Graphite
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 594 529 558
Rank change year-on-year -65 +29 +22
Contract jobs citing Graphite 34 81 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.074% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.50% 1.51% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 46
London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +6.74%
10th Percentile £440 £405 £419
90th Percentile £608 £625 £556
England median daily rate £488 £525 £488
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Graphite 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 6,758 5,352 5,374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.71% 12.08% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,016 3,879 3,699
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 48 50
London median hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.07% +38.46% +9.86%
10th Percentile £13.84 £12.85 £14.45
90th Percentile £45.79 £165.00 £30.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% -22.22% +11.47%

Graphite
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Graphite in London

Graphite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphite in London

Graphite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Graphite in London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Graphite in London

Graphite
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 Graphite within the London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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 -22 13 £525 +4.48% 3
South London -32 8 £595 +13.33%
East London - 1 £530 - 1
Graphite
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Graphite 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 Graphite.

1 29 (85.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 20 (58.82%) GitHub
3 19 (55.88%) Grafana
4 18 (52.94%) Ruby
5 17 (50.00%) Prometheus
5 17 (50.00%) Docker
5 17 (50.00%) DevOps
5 17 (50.00%) Kubernetes
6 16 (47.06%) Ansible
6 16 (47.06%) Puppet
7 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
8 14 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (38.24%) HAProxy
9 13 (38.24%) Elastic Stack
9 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
10 12 (35.29%) SQL
10 12 (35.29%) Python
10 12 (35.29%) nginx
10 12 (35.29%) GitLab
10 12 (35.29%) CoreOS
10 12 (35.29%) Go
10 12 (35.29%) Artifactory
10 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
10 12 (35.29%) Redis
10 12 (35.29%) rkt
10 12 (35.29%) Sysdig
11 11 (32.35%) Serverless
11 11 (32.35%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (32.35%) NoSQL

Graphite
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 14 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (35.29%) nginx
3 6 (17.65%) Confluence
4 3 (8.82%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.94%) JBoss
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 29 (85.29%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (58.82%) GitHub
3 11 (32.35%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (32.35%) Serverless
4 9 (26.47%) Heroku
5 8 (23.53%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (23.53%) Fastly
6 7 (20.59%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (17.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (17.65%) Quay.io
8 5 (14.71%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (14.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (8.82%) Runscope
11 2 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
12 1 (2.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (2.94%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) AMQP
2 1 (2.94%) BGP
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) IPFIX
2 1 (2.94%) Junos
2 1 (2.94%) MPLS
2 1 (2.94%) MQTT
2 1 (2.94%) MRTG
2 1 (2.94%) OSPF
2 1 (2.94%) SNMP
2 1 (2.94%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Redis
2 11 (32.35%) NoSQL
3 9 (26.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (26.47%) Neo4j
4 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 12 (35.29%) Artifactory
2 12 (35.29%) GitLab
2 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (23.53%) CircleCI
3 8 (23.53%) webpack
4 6 (17.65%) JIRA
5 4 (11.76%) Bitbucket
5 4 (11.76%) FishEye
5 4 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.82%) JUnit
6 3 (8.82%) Mockito
7 1 (2.94%) Robot Framework
7 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Games
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (32.35%) Node.js
3 9 (26.47%) GraphQL
4 8 (23.53%) Sass
4 8 (23.53%) VCL
5 7 (20.59%) Handlebars
5 7 (20.59%) Preactjs
6 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 3 (8.82%) Spring
7 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
8 2 (5.88%) Memcached
8 2 (5.88%) Middleware
9 1 (2.94%) .NET
9 1 (2.94%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) HTML
9 1 (2.94%) HTML5
9 1 (2.94%) J2EE
9 1 (2.94%) SOAP
9 1 (2.94%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.94%) Online Gambling
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) CoreOS
3 5 (14.71%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.82%) Android
4 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) DevOps
2 13 (38.24%) Configuration Management
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Web Development
5 6 (17.65%) Security Hardening
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 3 (8.82%) API Design
8 3 (8.82%) Auto-Scaling
8 3 (8.82%) Decision-Making
8 3 (8.82%) Open Source
8 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.88%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (5.88%) Microservices
9 2 (5.88%) Task Automation
9 2 (5.88%) Use Case
10 1 (2.94%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Ruby
2 12 (35.29%) Go
2 12 (35.29%) Python
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) Bourne shell
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Docker
2 8 (23.53%) Ceph
2 8 (23.53%) etcd
2 8 (23.53%) flannel
2 8 (23.53%) GlusterFS
2 8 (23.53%) SkyDNS
3 3 (8.82%) Squid
4 1 (2.94%) KVM
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (55.88%) Grafana
2 17 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 17 (50.00%) Prometheus
3 16 (47.06%) Ansible
3 16 (47.06%) Puppet
4 13 (38.24%) HAProxy
5 12 (35.29%) rkt
5 12 (35.29%) Sysdig
6 8 (23.53%) ZABBIX
7 7 (20.59%) Terraform
8 6 (17.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 6 (17.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (14.71%) logstash
9 5 (14.71%) Packer
10 4 (11.76%) Kibana
11 3 (8.82%) collectd
11 3 (8.82%) Nagios
11 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (5.88%) Salt
12 2 (5.88%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Splunk
2 7 (20.59%) Dynatrace
3 5 (14.71%) Atlassian
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.94%) Huawei
6 1 (2.94%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.94%) Tableau
6 1 (2.94%) VMware