Period
to 15 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Prometheus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Prometheus over the 6 months to 15 June 2021 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.

Prometheus
England > London
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 338 341 492
Rank change year-on-year +3 +151 +9
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 155 71 120
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.43% 2.38% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 46 86
10th Percentile £475 £420 £475
25th Percentile £517 £489 £511
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £584 £550
Median % change year-on-year -5.82% +6.18% -
75th Percentile £613 £669 £613
90th Percentile £649 £704 £650
England median daily rate £550 £547 £550
% change year-on-year +0.55% -0.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.56 - -
England median hourly rate £52.56 - -

Prometheus 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 4,516 2,985 6,424
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.55% 16.41% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,299 2,203 4,612
10th Percentile £405 £363 £363
25th Percentile £469 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
75th Percentile £638 £619 £625
90th Percentile £713 £700 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 81
10th Percentile £15.03 £12.42 £13.00
25th Percentile £16.23 £13.20 £19.00
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% -11.63% -13.86%
75th Percentile £59.41 £27.13 £41.25
90th Percentile £65.00 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.61 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +21.05% +5.41% -0.56%

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Prometheus in London

Prometheus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Prometheus in London

Prometheus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Prometheus in London over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Prometheus in London

Prometheus
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 Prometheus within the London region over the 6 months to 15 June 2021. 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
West London - 15 £578 - 11
South London +32 2 £500 +25.00% 2
Central London -27 2 £650 +4.00% 26
Prometheus
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Prometheus 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 Prometheus.

1 107 (69.03%) Kubernetes
2 105 (67.74%) Docker
2 105 (67.74%) Grafana
3 83 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (49.03%) Java
5 67 (43.23%) TDD
6 62 (40.00%) AWS
7 60 (38.71%) Microservices
8 55 (35.48%) Jenkins
9 49 (31.61%) Scrum
9 49 (31.61%) Python
10 46 (29.68%) Linux
10 46 (29.68%) DevOps
11 45 (29.03%) Software Engineering
12 40 (25.81%) NoSQL
12 40 (25.81%) Terraform
13 38 (24.52%) Git (software)
14 37 (23.87%) C#
14 37 (23.87%) Software Delivery
15 34 (21.94%) .NET
15 34 (21.94%) Continuous Delivery
16 33 (21.29%) BDD
17 29 (18.71%) Spring
17 29 (18.71%) Azure
17 29 (18.71%) Splunk
18 28 (18.06%) SQL
18 28 (18.06%) Elastic Stack
19 27 (17.42%) Infrastructure as Code
19 27 (17.42%) Scala
20 25 (16.13%) REST

Prometheus
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 12 (7.74%) Confluence
2 8 (5.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.23%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.94%) Apache
5 3 (1.94%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.29%) nginx
6 2 (1.29%) Traefik
7 1 (0.65%) Jetty
7 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 62 (40.00%) AWS
2 29 (18.71%) Azure
3 25 (16.13%) GCP
4 18 (11.61%) Datadog
5 16 (10.32%) IaaS
6 9 (5.81%) GitHub
7 8 (5.16%) OpenShift
8 4 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.58%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (2.58%) Serverless
9 3 (1.94%) Akamai
9 3 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.94%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (1.94%) Route 53
10 2 (1.29%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (1.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.29%) npm
10 2 (1.29%) PaaS
10 2 (1.29%) Slack
10 2 (1.29%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.58%) VPN
2 3 (1.94%) DNS
2 3 (1.94%) DSL
2 3 (1.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.29%) 3GPP
3 2 (1.29%) HTTP
3 2 (1.29%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.29%) SGSN
3 2 (1.29%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (1.29%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.65%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (25.81%) NoSQL
2 18 (11.61%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (9.68%) Redis
4 9 (5.81%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.58%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.94%) Big Data
6 3 (1.94%) InfluxDB
7 2 (1.29%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.29%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.29%) TimescaleDB
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 38 (24.52%) Git (software)
3 22 (14.19%) Gradle
3 22 (14.19%) Maven
4 21 (13.55%) JIRA
5 16 (10.32%) Gatling
6 12 (7.74%) Mockito
7 10 (6.45%) GitLab
8 7 (4.52%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.94%) Gerrit
9 3 (1.94%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.29%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.29%) git-flow
10 2 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.29%) RStudio
10 2 (1.29%) Spock
10 2 (1.29%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.65%) JUnit
11 1 (0.65%) Log4j
General
1 25 (16.13%) Finance
2 24 (15.48%) Social Skills
3 11 (7.10%) Marketing
4 6 (3.87%) Banking
4 6 (3.87%) iGaming
4 6 (3.87%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Games
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (54.19%) Developer
2 31 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (13.55%) .NET Developer
4 19 (12.26%) Scala Developer
5 18 (11.61%) C# Developer
6 14 (9.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Site Engineer
9 9 (5.81%) Azure Developer
9 9 (5.81%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.16%) Lead DevOps
10 8 (5.16%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.16%) Monitoring Developer
11 7 (4.52%) .NET Developer - Fintech
11 7 (4.52%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.52%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.87%) Cloud Engineer
13 4 (2.58%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.94%) .NET
2 29 (18.71%) Spring
3 28 (18.06%) Elastic Stack
4 25 (16.13%) REST
5 23 (14.84%) RESTful
6 18 (11.61%) .NET Core
6 18 (11.61%) Web Services
7 16 (10.32%) GraphQL
7 16 (10.32%) Spring Boot
8 14 (9.03%) Kafka
9 13 (8.39%) Akka
10 12 (7.74%) Hibernate
10 12 (7.74%) JPA
10 12 (7.74%) Play Framework
10 12 (7.74%) spray
10 12 (7.74%) Spring MVC
11 10 (6.45%) SPIFFE
12 8 (5.16%) Hystrix
12 8 (5.16%) RxJava
13 7 (4.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Cloud Native
2 17 (10.97%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (9.03%) Management Information System
4 13 (8.39%) CMDB
4 13 (8.39%) Data Structures
5 8 (5.16%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.52%) PKI
7 5 (3.23%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.23%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.94%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.29%) Derivative
9 2 (1.29%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.29%) Replication
10 1 (0.65%) Blog
10 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.68%) Linux
2 15 (9.68%) Unix
3 11 (7.10%) CentOS
4 3 (1.94%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.94%) Windows
5 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (43.23%) TDD
3 60 (38.71%) Microservices
4 49 (31.61%) Scrum
5 46 (29.68%) DevOps
6 45 (29.03%) Software Engineering
7 37 (23.87%) Software Delivery
8 34 (21.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 33 (21.29%) BDD
10 27 (17.42%) Infrastructure as Code
11 25 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (14.84%) DevSecOps
13 22 (14.19%) Analytics
13 22 (14.19%) High Availability
13 22 (14.19%) Mentoring
14 19 (12.26%) Pair Programming
15 18 (11.61%) Acceptance Criteria
15 18 (11.61%) Test Automation
16 17 (10.97%) Release Management
16 17 (10.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (49.03%) Java
2 49 (31.61%) Python
3 37 (23.87%) C#
4 28 (18.06%) SQL
5 27 (17.42%) Scala
6 17 (10.97%) Bash Shell
7 16 (10.32%) Java 8
7 16 (10.32%) Kotlin
8 15 (9.68%) Go
9 8 (5.16%) Ruby
10 7 (4.52%) Groovy
11 6 (3.87%) C++
12 5 (3.23%) JavaScript
12 5 (3.23%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.94%) C
14 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.29%) Rust
Qualifications
1 21 (13.55%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.61%) QA
2 8 (5.16%) SLA
3 2 (1.29%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 105 (67.74%) Docker
2 8 (5.16%) KVM
3 2 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.29%) LXC
3 2 (1.29%) Samba
3 2 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 107 (69.03%) Kubernetes
2 105 (67.74%) Grafana
3 40 (25.81%) Terraform
4 22 (14.19%) Ansible
4 22 (14.19%) ZABBIX
5 11 (7.10%) Puppet
6 10 (6.45%) MIIS
7 8 (5.16%) Zipkin
8 7 (4.52%) Kibana
9 5 (3.23%) Istio
9 5 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (2.58%) logstash
10 4 (2.58%) Salt
11 3 (1.94%) Consul
11 3 (1.94%) Rancher
12 2 (1.29%) Cloudify
12 2 (1.29%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.29%) Fluentd
12 2 (1.29%) FreeIPA
12 2 (1.29%) Graphite
Vendors
1 29 (18.71%) Splunk
2 21 (13.55%) New Relic
3 16 (10.32%) Spiceworks
4 11 (7.10%) Oracle
5 9 (5.81%) AppDynamics
6 8 (5.16%) Google
6 8 (5.16%) MuleSoft
7 5 (3.23%) Dynatrace
8 4 (2.58%) Cadence
8 4 (2.58%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.94%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.94%) Cisco
9 3 (1.94%) Dell
9 3 (1.94%) Informatica
9 3 (1.94%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.29%) Ericsson
10 2 (1.29%) Juniper
10 2 (1.29%) Mirantis
10 2 (1.29%) ServiceNow