Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 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
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 568 549
Rank change year-on-year -19 -19 +28
Contract jobs citing Graphite 33 56 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.069% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.57% 1.05% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 40 63
London median daily rate £525 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £415 £391 £355
90th Percentile £572 £597 £536
England median daily rate £513 £485 £450
% change year-on-year +5.67% +7.78% +10.43%
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 5762 5328 4077
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.13% 11.96% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4285 3581 2832
London median daily rate £523 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.18% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £644 £625 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £417
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.85% +4.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 62 68
London median hourly rate £25.19 £19.00 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.55% +6.29% -2.72%
10th Percentile £11.94 £13.10 £12.74
90th Percentile £165.00 £47.75 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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
South London - 3 - -
Central London -24 2 £509 +14.33% 1
Graphite
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Graphite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Graphite.

1 27 (81.82%) Linux
1 27 (81.82%) Bash Shell
1 27 (81.82%) DevOps
2 26 (78.79%) Jenkins
3 25 (75.76%) Python
4 24 (72.73%) Puppet
5 22 (66.67%) Docker
5 22 (66.67%) Terraform
6 21 (63.64%) Elastic Stack
7 20 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
8 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (48.48%) Configuration Management
10 15 (45.45%) MySQL
10 15 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (45.45%) Amazon S3
11 14 (42.42%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (39.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 13 (39.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 13 (39.39%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (39.39%) Kanban
12 13 (39.39%) Hadoop
12 13 (39.39%) Big Data
12 13 (39.39%) Artifactory
12 13 (39.39%) Java
12 13 (39.39%) HTTP
12 13 (39.39%) Scrum
12 13 (39.39%) Ruby
13 12 (36.36%) DSL
13 12 (36.36%) RESTful

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 11 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (33.33%) nginx
1 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 20 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (45.45%) Amazon S3
3 13 (39.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 13 (39.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (12.12%) GitHub
5 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (6.06%) Serverless
7 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (3.03%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (3.03%) Fastly
7 1 (3.03%) Heroku
7 1 (3.03%) IaaS
7 1 (3.03%) PaaS
7 1 (3.03%) Quay.io
7 1 (3.03%) Route 53
7 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) HTTP
2 12 (36.36%) DSL
3 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) ICMP
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MySQL
2 14 (42.42%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (39.39%) Big Data
3 13 (39.39%) Hadoop
4 11 (33.33%) HBase
5 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
8 2 (6.06%) Redis
9 1 (3.03%) Cloudera CDH
9 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
9 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 26 (78.79%) Jenkins
2 18 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 13 (39.39%) Artifactory
4 8 (24.24%) SonarQube
4 8 (24.24%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (15.15%) JIRA
6 3 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 3 (9.09%) Gatling
6 3 (9.09%) JMeter
7 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.06%) Fiddler
7 2 (6.06%) Hudson
7 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
7 2 (6.06%) LoadUI
7 2 (6.06%) Log4j
7 2 (6.06%) Vagrant
7 2 (6.06%) YourKit
8 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.03%) JUnit
8 1 (3.03%) Mockito
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (15.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.03%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (36.36%) RESTful
3 10 (30.30%) REST
4 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) Sensu
6 2 (6.06%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 2 (6.06%) ODBC
7 1 (3.03%) boto
7 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.03%) JSON
7 1 (3.03%) LAMP
7 1 (3.03%) Memcached
7 1 (3.03%) Middleware
7 1 (3.03%) Node.js
7 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.03%) Sass
7 1 (3.03%) Spring
7 1 (3.03%) VCL
7 1 (3.03%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Semantic Web
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Social Network
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) CoreOS
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) DevOps
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) Configuration Management
4 13 (39.39%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (39.39%) Kanban
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
5 12 (36.36%) Microservices
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (9.09%) BDD
9 3 (9.09%) Open Source
10 2 (6.06%) Analytics
10 2 (6.06%) ATDD
10 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.06%) Feature Driven Development
10 2 (6.06%) Migration
10 2 (6.06%) Performance Engineering
10 2 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Bash Shell
2 25 (75.76%) Python
3 13 (39.39%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) Ruby
4 9 (27.27%) Go
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) GraphQL
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) Docker
2 9 (27.27%) etcd
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Xen
4 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) BIND 9
4 1 (3.03%) Ceph
4 1 (3.03%) flannel
4 1 (3.03%) GlusterFS
4 1 (3.03%) HDFS
4 1 (3.03%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) SkyDNS
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (72.73%) Puppet
2 22 (66.67%) Terraform
3 12 (36.36%) Ansible
4 10 (30.30%) ZABBIX
5 9 (27.27%) Kubernetes
5 9 (27.27%) Sysdig
6 8 (24.24%) Consul
6 8 (24.24%) Kibana
6 8 (24.24%) logstash
7 6 (18.18%) Grafana
8 5 (15.15%) Nagios
9 3 (9.09%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (6.06%) HAProxy
11 1 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (3.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (3.03%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (3.03%) Packer
11 1 (3.03%) Salt
11 1 (3.03%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Dynatrace
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.03%) Neustar
5 1 (3.03%) New Relic
5 1 (3.03%) PagerDuty
5 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.03%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk