Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Kong skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kong over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 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.

Kong
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 507 383 -
Rank change year-on-year -124 - -
Contract jobs citing Kong 64 15 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.087% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 52 12 0
10th Percentile £513 £451 -
25th Percentile £525 £461 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £495 -
Median % change year-on-year +18.69% - -
75th Percentile £675 £500 -
90th Percentile £750 - -
England median daily rate £575 £495 £373
% change year-on-year +16.16% +32.89% -27.32%

Kong is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,510 6,466 10,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.81% 37.47% 34.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,790 4,810 7,520
10th Percentile £396 £328 £313
25th Percentile £475 £413 £424
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -
75th Percentile £675 £600 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £700
England median daily rate £535 £488 £500
% change year-on-year +9.74% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 24 75
10th Percentile £13.88 £20.30 £15.80
25th Percentile £20.02 £22.44 £18.70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +18.60% +14.67%
75th Percentile £55.00 £57.19 £40.85
90th Percentile £69.59 £68.00 £78.75
England median hourly rate £20.90 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +10.00% +14.29%

Kong
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Kong as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Kong in London

Kong
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Kong in London.

Daily rate trend for Kong in London

Kong
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Kong in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Kong in London

Kong
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 Kong within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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 -59 1 £650 +31.31%
Kong
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Kong 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 Kong.

1 41 (64.06%) Microservices
2 37 (57.81%) Java
3 31 (48.44%) Jenkins
4 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (45.31%) Kubernetes
6 27 (42.19%) Spring Boot
7 25 (39.06%) MongoDB
8 24 (37.50%) Apigee
8 24 (37.50%) DevOps
9 23 (35.94%) MuleSoft
9 23 (35.94%) Event-Driven
10 22 (34.38%) Kafka
10 22 (34.38%) OAuth
10 22 (34.38%) Spring
11 21 (32.81%) Banking
11 21 (32.81%) AWS
12 20 (31.25%) Node.js
12 20 (31.25%) Docker
13 19 (29.69%) React
13 19 (29.69%) OpenID
14 18 (28.13%) GCP
15 16 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
16 14 (21.88%) Splunk
17 13 (20.31%) REST
18 12 (18.75%) AngularJS
18 12 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
18 12 (18.75%) Terraform
18 12 (18.75%) Finance
18 12 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
18 12 (18.75%) DB2

Kong
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 8 (12.50%) Confluence
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (6.25%) nginx
4 2 (3.13%) Anypoint
4 2 (3.13%) Traefik
5 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.56%) CMS
5 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.56%) Mule
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (37.50%) Apigee
2 21 (32.81%) AWS
3 18 (28.13%) GCP
4 6 (9.38%) Azure
5 5 (7.81%) Amazon S3
5 5 (7.81%) Serverless
6 4 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (6.25%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (6.25%) Datadog
6 4 (6.25%) Route 53
7 3 (4.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (4.69%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (4.69%) AWS CodeBuild
7 3 (4.69%) AWS CodePipeline
7 3 (4.69%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (4.69%) CloudFront
8 2 (3.13%) iPaaS
8 2 (3.13%) SaaS
9 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) MongoDB
2 12 (18.75%) DB2
2 12 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.94%) Cloud Spanner
4 4 (6.25%) MySQL
4 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.69%) Metadata
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) Aerospike
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.56%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 31 (48.44%) Jenkins
2 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.63%) JIRA
3 8 (12.50%) GitLab
4 7 (10.94%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (9.38%) Artifactory
6 5 (7.81%) Maven
6 5 (7.81%) SonarQube
7 4 (6.25%) Postman
8 3 (4.69%) Bitbucket
8 3 (4.69%) gulp
9 2 (3.13%) Terragrunt
10 1 (1.56%) IBM UrbanCode
10 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (32.81%) Banking
2 12 (18.75%) Finance
3 8 (12.50%) Retail
4 7 (10.94%) Retail Banking
5 6 (9.38%) Social Skills
6 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.13%) Legal
8 1 (1.56%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (1.56%) Marketing
8 1 (1.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) Architect
3 14 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.81%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (7.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Core Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) MuleSoft Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.13%) DevOps Specialist
9 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) Spring Boot
2 22 (34.38%) Kafka
2 22 (34.38%) OAuth
2 22 (34.38%) Spring
3 20 (31.25%) Node.js
4 19 (29.69%) OpenID
4 19 (29.69%) React
5 13 (20.31%) REST
6 12 (18.75%) AngularJS
7 11 (17.19%) OAuth2
8 9 (14.06%) GraphQL
9 7 (10.94%) RAML
10 6 (9.38%) SOAP
11 5 (7.81%) Swagger
12 4 (6.25%) JWT
12 4 (6.25%) Vue.js
13 3 (4.69%) Dropwizard
13 3 (4.69%) MEAN Stack
13 3 (4.69%) Sequelize
13 3 (4.69%) Vuex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Reference Data
2 4 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (6.25%) iPad
3 3 (4.69%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.13%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.13%) Legacy Applications
4 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (64.06%) Microservices
2 30 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (37.50%) DevOps
4 23 (35.94%) Event-Driven
5 16 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 12 (18.75%) Event-Driven Programming
6 12 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (12.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 8 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 8 (12.50%) Web Development
8 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.94%) Data Architecture
8 7 (10.94%) Data Management
8 7 (10.94%) DevSecOps
8 7 (10.94%) Operational Stability
8 7 (10.94%) Reference Data Management
8 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.38%) Design Thinking
9 6 (9.38%) Full Stack Development
9 6 (9.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) Java
2 11 (17.19%) SQL
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.50%) C++
5 7 (10.94%) Python
6 6 (9.38%) Groovy
7 4 (6.25%) Bash
7 4 (6.25%) Go
8 3 (4.69%) Java 11
9 2 (3.13%) Ruby
9 2 (3.13%) Scala
10 1 (1.56%) COBOL
10 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) Docker
2 7 (10.94%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (45.31%) Kubernetes
2 12 (18.75%) Terraform
3 10 (15.63%) Ansible
4 6 (9.38%) Istio
5 5 (7.81%) Consul
6 3 (4.69%) Grafana
6 3 (4.69%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (3.13%) Packer
7 2 (3.13%) Puppet
8 1 (1.56%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) MuleSoft
2 14 (21.88%) Splunk
3 10 (15.63%) Oracle
4 9 (14.06%) Google
5 4 (6.25%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.13%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
6 2 (3.13%) Okta
7 1 (1.56%) Adobe
7 1 (1.56%) CA
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) Confluent
7 1 (1.56%) F5
7 1 (1.56%) New Relic
7 1 (1.56%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.56%) VMware
7 1 (1.56%) WSO2