Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 565 602 541
Rank change year-on-year +37 -61 -32
Contract jobs citing Graphite 53 25 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.053% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% 0.42% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 48
London median daily rate £575 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £440 £369 £363
90th Percentile £735 £581 £616
England median daily rate £515 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +3.00% +11.11% -5.26%
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 7,078 6,018 4,913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.08% 12.82% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,184 4,496 3,377
London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £360 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 72 68
London median hourly rate £23.48 £24.96 £22.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.92% +11.34% -0.37%
10th Percentile £13.09 £11.82 £14.00
90th Percentile £45.63 £67.50 £47.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +17 15 £575 +11.65%
South London +5 4 £655 -
West London - 1 £600 - 2
Graphite
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 49 (92.45%) Linux
2 46 (86.79%) Puppet
3 42 (79.25%) Configuration Management
4 40 (75.47%) Elastic Stack
5 39 (73.58%) Docker
5 39 (73.58%) Python
6 38 (71.70%) Bash Shell
6 38 (71.70%) Ruby
7 36 (67.92%) HAProxy
8 35 (66.04%) Ansible
8 35 (66.04%) Git (software)
8 35 (66.04%) nginx
9 33 (62.26%) GitHub
10 32 (60.38%) Go
10 32 (60.38%) DevOps
11 30 (56.60%) SQL
12 29 (54.72%) Prometheus
13 28 (52.83%) SkyDNS
13 28 (52.83%) rkt
13 28 (52.83%) Sysdig
13 28 (52.83%) etcd
13 28 (52.83%) flannel
13 28 (52.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 28 (52.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 28 (52.83%) Security Hardening
13 28 (52.83%) GitLab
13 28 (52.83%) CoreOS
13 28 (52.83%) Artifactory
13 28 (52.83%) NoSQL
14 26 (49.06%) Ceph

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 35 (66.04%) nginx
2 12 (22.64%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (16.98%) Apache
4 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 33 (62.26%) GitHub
2 24 (45.28%) Quay.io
3 18 (33.96%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (13.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (9.43%) Datadog
7 3 (5.66%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (5.66%) Serverless
7 3 (5.66%) Slack
7 3 (5.66%) Trello
8 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (3.77%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (3.77%) Fastly
8 2 (3.77%) Heroku
9 1 (1.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (1.89%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
1 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) BGP
2 2 (3.77%) OSPF
3 1 (1.89%) AMQP
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) IPFIX
3 1 (1.89%) Junos
3 1 (1.89%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) MPLS
3 1 (1.89%) MQTT
3 1 (1.89%) MRTG
3 1 (1.89%) SNMP
3 1 (1.89%) TACACS
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) WAN
3 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) NoSQL
2 22 (41.51%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (28.30%) Redis
4 10 (18.87%) MySQL
5 5 (9.43%) InfluxDB
6 4 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (5.66%) Big Data
7 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.77%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.89%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (66.04%) Git (software)
2 28 (52.83%) Artifactory
2 28 (52.83%) GitLab
3 11 (20.75%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.43%) JIRA
5 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
5 3 (5.66%) WebPagetest
6 2 (3.77%) CircleCI
6 2 (3.77%) webpack
7 1 (1.89%) Ant
7 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.89%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Electronics
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (35.85%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (7.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) DevOps Specialist
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (5.66%) DevOps Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes Specialist
6 2 (3.77%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (75.47%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (20.75%) Sensu
3 9 (16.98%) Node.js
4 7 (13.21%) GraphQL
4 7 (13.21%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (11.32%) Memcached
5 6 (11.32%) REST
6 5 (9.43%) Kafka
6 5 (9.43%) LAMP
6 5 (9.43%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (9.43%) React Native
6 5 (9.43%) Swagger
7 4 (7.55%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) CSS3
7 4 (7.55%) HTML
7 4 (7.55%) HTML5
7 4 (7.55%) React
8 2 (3.77%) Handlebars
8 2 (3.77%) Sass
8 2 (3.77%) VCL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (47.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (92.45%) Linux
2 28 (52.83%) CoreOS
3 7 (13.21%) Android
3 7 (13.21%) Apple iOS
4 5 (9.43%) CentOS
5 4 (7.55%) Windows
6 1 (1.89%) Debian
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (79.25%) Configuration Management
2 32 (60.38%) DevOps
3 28 (52.83%) Security Hardening
4 22 (41.51%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (22.64%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 11 (20.75%) Collaborative Working
6 11 (20.75%) Open Source
6 11 (20.75%) Security Architecture
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
8 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
9 6 (11.32%) Scrum
10 5 (9.43%) Computer Security
10 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.43%) Identity Management
10 5 (9.43%) Information Security
10 5 (9.43%) Kanban
10 5 (9.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) Python
2 38 (71.70%) Bash Shell
2 38 (71.70%) Ruby
3 32 (60.38%) Go
4 30 (56.60%) SQL
5 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.32%) Perl
7 5 (9.43%) PHP
8 4 (7.55%) Java
9 3 (5.66%) AWK
9 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 15 (28.30%) DV Cleared
3 13 (24.53%) SC Cleared
4 7 (13.21%) Degree
5 5 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.77%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.89%) CCNP
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 39 (73.58%) Docker
2 28 (52.83%) etcd
2 28 (52.83%) flannel
2 28 (52.83%) SkyDNS
3 26 (49.06%) Ceph
4 25 (47.17%) GlusterFS
5 3 (5.66%) Apache Flume
5 3 (5.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (5.66%) Varnish
6 1 (1.89%) KVM
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (86.79%) Puppet
2 36 (67.92%) HAProxy
3 35 (66.04%) Ansible
4 29 (54.72%) Prometheus
5 28 (52.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 28 (52.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 28 (52.83%) rkt
5 28 (52.83%) Sysdig
6 20 (37.74%) Grafana
7 16 (30.19%) Kubernetes
8 14 (26.42%) ZABBIX
9 12 (22.64%) logstash
10 10 (18.87%) Kibana
11 9 (16.98%) Terraform
12 8 (15.09%) Consul
13 4 (7.55%) Nagios
13 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (7.55%) Salt
13 4 (7.55%) StatsD
14 3 (5.66%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.43%) SaltStack
1 5 (9.43%) ServiceNow
1 5 (9.43%) Splunk
2 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.66%) SAP
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
4 2 (3.77%) New Relic
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.89%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.89%) Huawei
5 1 (1.89%) Juniper
5 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds