Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 604 474 483
Rank change year-on-year -130 +9 +80
Contract jobs citing Graphite 31 102 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.069% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 2.21% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 61 81
London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £442 £394 £411
90th Percentile £575 £625 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate - - £48.50

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 6,134 4,624 4,782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.60% 11.55% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,507 3,311 3,391
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
England median daily rate £488 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +5.41% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 39 40
London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.86 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +16.99% +11.84%
10th Percentile £13.31 £14.82 £16.13
90th Percentile £62.00 £47.00 £53.88
England median hourly rate £19.40 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.78% -20.00% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -45 10 £520 +9.47% 4
South London -47 4 £494 -5.95%
East London -15 1 £530 - 1
Graphite
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (93.55%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (74.19%) Grafana
3 16 (51.61%) Ruby
3 16 (51.61%) Node.js
4 15 (48.39%) Docker
4 15 (48.39%) DevOps
5 14 (45.16%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (45.16%) Linux
5 14 (45.16%) Elastic Stack
6 13 (41.94%) GitHub
7 12 (38.71%) Kubernetes
7 12 (38.71%) Web Services
8 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
8 11 (35.48%) nginx
8 11 (35.48%) Ansible
8 11 (35.48%) Puppet
8 11 (35.48%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (35.48%) Serverless
9 10 (32.26%) Prometheus
9 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (32.26%) Java
10 9 (29.03%) Python
10 9 (29.03%) Redis
10 9 (29.03%) Terraform
11 8 (25.81%) GraphQL
11 8 (25.81%) Neo4j
11 8 (25.81%) Heroku
11 8 (25.81%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
11 8 (25.81%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 (45.16%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (35.48%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) JBoss
4 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 29 (93.55%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (41.94%) GitHub
3 11 (35.48%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (35.48%) Serverless
4 8 (25.81%) Heroku
5 7 (22.58%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (22.58%) Fastly
6 6 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (19.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (16.13%) Runscope
7 5 (16.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (12.90%) Quay.io
9 2 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (6.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
9 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (3.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Redis
2 8 (25.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 8 (25.81%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (25.81%) Neo4j
3 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) MySQL
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
3 7 (22.58%) CircleCI
3 7 (22.58%) webpack
4 6 (19.35%) Artifactory
4 6 (19.35%) GitLab
5 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
5 5 (16.13%) JUnit
5 5 (16.13%) Mockito
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.90%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Node.js Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Node.js
2 14 (45.16%) Elastic Stack
3 12 (38.71%) Web Services
4 8 (25.81%) GraphQL
5 7 (22.58%) Handlebars
5 7 (22.58%) Sass
5 7 (22.58%) VCL
6 5 (16.13%) Spring
6 5 (16.13%) Spring Boot
7 4 (12.90%) Preactjs
7 4 (12.90%) Sensu
8 3 (9.68%) LDAP
9 2 (6.45%) Redux
10 1 (3.23%) J2EE
10 1 (3.23%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (3.23%) Memcached
10 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) CoreOS
3 4 (12.90%) Android
3 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) CentOS
4 3 (9.68%) DC/OS
5 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) DevOps
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
3 6 (19.35%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) API Design
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.13%) Security Hardening
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 3 (9.68%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (9.68%) Decision-Making
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Use Case
7 1 (3.23%) Computer Security
7 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.23%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Ruby
2 10 (32.26%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) Python
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 6 (19.35%) Go
6 4 (12.90%) Perl
7 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Docker
2 6 (19.35%) Ceph
2 6 (19.35%) etcd
2 6 (19.35%) flannel
2 6 (19.35%) GlusterFS
2 6 (19.35%) SkyDNS
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (74.19%) Grafana
2 12 (38.71%) Kubernetes
3 11 (35.48%) Ansible
3 11 (35.48%) Puppet
4 10 (32.26%) Prometheus
5 9 (29.03%) Terraform
6 7 (22.58%) HAProxy
7 6 (19.35%) logstash
7 6 (19.35%) Packer
7 6 (19.35%) rkt
7 6 (19.35%) Sysdig
8 5 (16.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (16.13%) Kibana
8 5 (16.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (12.90%) StatsD
10 3 (9.68%) Mesos
11 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
12 1 (3.23%) collectd
12 1 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Dynatrace
1 5 (16.13%) Splunk
2 3 (9.68%) Capita
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.23%) Tableau
3 1 (3.23%) VMware