Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 583 584 575
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9 -5
Contract jobs citing Graphite 45 46 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.097% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 0.78% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 40
London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £443 £441 £423
90th Percentile £678 £605 £550
England median daily rate £500 £518 £485
% change year-on-year -3.52% +6.86% +7.78%
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 7,200 5,878 5,581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.56% 12.54% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,356 4,331 3,764
London median daily rate £530 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £343 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 58 60
London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.33% +32.05% +8.33%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.94 £14.41
90th Percentile £39.02 £165.00 £35.16
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.26 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.42% -23.31% +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -1 17 £525 +3.96% 5
South London -12 10 £655 +24.76% 1
East London - 1 £530 -
Graphite
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 34 (75.56%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (73.33%) Linux
3 31 (68.89%) Docker
4 30 (66.67%) GitHub
4 30 (66.67%) Puppet
5 29 (64.44%) Git (software)
6 28 (62.22%) Ruby
6 28 (62.22%) Elastic Stack
7 27 (60.00%) Configuration Management
8 26 (57.78%) Prometheus
8 26 (57.78%) DevOps
8 26 (57.78%) Go
9 25 (55.56%) Ansible
9 25 (55.56%) SQL
10 24 (53.33%) Kubernetes
11 23 (51.11%) HAProxy
12 22 (48.89%) Artifactory
12 22 (48.89%) GitLab
12 22 (48.89%) CoreOS
12 22 (48.89%) Grafana
12 22 (48.89%) rkt
12 22 (48.89%) Sysdig
13 21 (46.67%) nginx
13 21 (46.67%) NoSQL
14 20 (44.44%) Python
15 18 (40.00%) etcd
15 18 (40.00%) flannel
15 18 (40.00%) SkyDNS
15 18 (40.00%) Ceph
15 18 (40.00%) GlusterFS

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 21 (46.67%) nginx
2 16 (35.56%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (13.33%) Confluence
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 34 (75.56%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (66.67%) GitHub
3 15 (33.33%) Quay.io
4 8 (17.78%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (17.78%) Heroku
4 8 (17.78%) Serverless
5 7 (15.56%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (15.56%) Fastly
6 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (11.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (8.89%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (8.89%) Datadog
8 4 (8.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (6.67%) Runscope
10 2 (4.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (2.22%) Slack
11 1 (2.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
1 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) AMQP
3 1 (2.22%) BGP
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) IPFIX
3 1 (2.22%) Junos
3 1 (2.22%) MPLS
3 1 (2.22%) MQTT
3 1 (2.22%) MRTG
3 1 (2.22%) OSPF
3 1 (2.22%) SNMP
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) NoSQL
2 16 (35.56%) Redis
3 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (17.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (17.78%) Neo4j
5 5 (11.11%) MySQL
6 4 (8.89%) InfluxDB
7 1 (2.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Git (software)
2 22 (48.89%) Artifactory
2 22 (48.89%) GitLab
3 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (22.22%) JIRA
5 7 (15.56%) CircleCI
5 7 (15.56%) webpack
6 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
6 4 (8.89%) FishEye
6 4 (8.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.67%) JUnit
7 3 (6.67%) Mockito
8 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
9 1 (2.22%) Ant
9 1 (2.22%) Robot Framework
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Developer
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) DevOps Specialist
3 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.89%) JIRA Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (28.89%) Node.js
3 12 (26.67%) GraphQL
4 7 (15.56%) Sass
4 7 (15.56%) VCL
5 6 (13.33%) Handlebars
5 6 (13.33%) Memcached
5 6 (13.33%) Preactjs
6 5 (11.11%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) CSS3
6 5 (11.11%) HTML
6 5 (11.11%) HTML5
6 5 (11.11%) REST
7 4 (8.89%) React
7 4 (8.89%) React Native
7 4 (8.89%) Swagger
7 4 (8.89%) Web Services
8 3 (6.67%) Spring
8 3 (6.67%) Spring Boot
9 2 (4.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
1 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Blog
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.22%) Online Gambling
4 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Linux
2 22 (48.89%) CoreOS
3 6 (13.33%) Android
3 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 5 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (4.44%) CentOS
5 2 (4.44%) Unix
6 1 (2.22%) Debian
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 26 (57.78%) DevOps
3 16 (35.56%) Security Hardening
4 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.78%) Open Source
6 8 (17.78%) Scrum
7 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (13.33%) Web Development
9 4 (8.89%) Android Development
9 4 (8.89%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
9 4 (8.89%) Kanban
9 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (8.89%) OWASP
9 4 (8.89%) Security Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) Ruby
2 26 (57.78%) Go
3 25 (55.56%) SQL
4 20 (44.44%) Python
5 17 (37.78%) Bash Shell
6 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 4 (8.89%) Java
9 3 (6.67%) Perl
10 1 (2.22%) Bourne shell
10 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 31 (68.89%) Docker
2 18 (40.00%) Ceph
2 18 (40.00%) etcd
2 18 (40.00%) flannel
2 18 (40.00%) GlusterFS
2 18 (40.00%) SkyDNS
3 3 (6.67%) Squid
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
4 1 (2.22%) Varnish
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (66.67%) Puppet
2 26 (57.78%) Prometheus
3 25 (55.56%) Ansible
4 24 (53.33%) Kubernetes
5 23 (51.11%) HAProxy
6 22 (48.89%) Grafana
6 22 (48.89%) rkt
6 22 (48.89%) Sysdig
7 16 (35.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 16 (35.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 11 (24.44%) Terraform
9 10 (22.22%) ZABBIX
10 8 (17.78%) Kibana
10 8 (17.78%) logstash
11 6 (13.33%) Consul
12 5 (11.11%) Packer
13 3 (6.67%) collectd
13 3 (6.67%) Nagios
13 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (4.44%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Dynatrace
2 7 (15.56%) Splunk
3 5 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.89%) SaltStack
4 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.44%) Google
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.22%) Huawei
6 1 (2.22%) Juniper
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.22%) VMware