Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 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.

Prometheus
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 271 298 443
Rank change year-on-year +27 +145 +28
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 374 113 71
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.99% 0.63% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.50% 3.67% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 89 56
10th Percentile £489 £411 £425
25th Percentile £550 £480 £456
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £713 £600 £575
90th Percentile £743 £700 £656
England median daily rate £600 £525 £540
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £76.25 - -
Median hourly rate £77.50 - -
75th Percentile £80.63 - -
90th Percentile £81.75 - -
England median hourly rate £77.50 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year +129.63% - -

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 6,796 3,081 4,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.07% 17.12% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,162 2,298 3,386
10th Percentile £425 £363 £300
25th Percentile £500 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £590 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +12.38% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £688 £602 £631
90th Percentile £750 £700 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 43
10th Percentile £17.90 £12.50 £12.44
25th Percentile £22.03 £12.76 £12.60
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +15.56% +20.32% -8.00%
75th Percentile £63.63 £36.40 £22.25
90th Percentile £80.25 £68.00 £30.15
England median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +37.14% -

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 28 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Prometheus in London

Prometheus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Prometheus in London.

Hourly rate trend 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 28 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
Jobs
West London +18 47 £635 +10.43% 9
Central London -37 24 £525 +2.69% 25
South London - 6 £725 -
East London - 1 £450 - 1
Prometheus
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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.

1 278 (74.33%) Grafana
2 229 (61.23%) Kubernetes
3 192 (51.34%) Docker
4 180 (48.13%) AWS
5 179 (47.86%) Terraform
6 176 (47.06%) CI/CD
7 168 (44.92%) Ansible
8 160 (42.78%) DevOps
9 144 (38.50%) Linux
10 131 (35.03%) Python
11 117 (31.28%) Azure
12 112 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
12 112 (29.95%) Java
13 101 (27.01%) GCP
14 98 (26.20%) Microservices
14 98 (26.20%) Jenkins
15 97 (25.94%) Software Engineering
16 92 (24.60%) Finance
17 89 (23.80%) Kafka
18 73 (19.52%) Scrum
19 72 (19.25%) TDD
20 71 (18.98%) GitLab
21 63 (16.84%) Git (software)
22 62 (16.58%) SQL
23 60 (16.04%) Elasticsearch
24 58 (15.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
24 58 (15.51%) JavaScript
25 56 (14.97%) BDD
25 56 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
25 56 (14.97%) Software Delivery

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 60 (16.04%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (10.96%) nginx
3 15 (4.01%) OpenStack
4 14 (3.74%) Apache Spark
5 13 (3.48%) Apache
6 11 (2.94%) Confluence
7 9 (2.41%) Appian
8 7 (1.87%) Traefik
9 5 (1.34%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.53%) JBoss
10 2 (0.53%) Jetty
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.27%) Tornado
Applications
1 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 180 (48.13%) AWS
2 117 (31.28%) Azure
3 101 (27.01%) GCP
4 50 (13.37%) GitHub
5 30 (8.02%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (7.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 27 (7.22%) Amazon EKS
8 26 (6.95%) PaaS
9 25 (6.68%) Azure Monitor
10 23 (6.15%) Amazon S3
11 22 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 20 (5.35%) Amazon ECS
12 20 (5.35%) Serverless
13 15 (4.01%) GitHub Actions
14 14 (3.74%) Amazon EMR
14 14 (3.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 13 (3.48%) SaaS
16 12 (3.21%) Azure Sentinel
17 11 (2.94%) Route 53
18 10 (2.67%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.22%) DNS
2 24 (6.42%) Kerberos
2 24 (6.42%) MQTT
3 15 (4.01%) HTTP
4 14 (3.74%) SSL
5 13 (3.48%) Internet
6 10 (2.67%) VPN
7 7 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.07%) Broadband
8 4 (1.07%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (1.07%) MPLS
8 4 (1.07%) WAN
9 3 (0.80%) VLAN
10 2 (0.53%) DHCP
10 2 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.43%) MySQL
2 34 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 33 (8.82%) Hadoop
4 30 (8.02%) MongoDB
5 29 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (5.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (4.81%) Couchbase
8 17 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (4.01%) Big Data
9 15 (4.01%) MariaDB
10 14 (3.74%) SQL Server
11 13 (3.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (2.67%) Amazon Aurora
13 9 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (2.41%) Redis
14 7 (1.87%) Data Lake
15 6 (1.60%) Power BI
16 5 (1.34%) InfluxDB
17 4 (1.07%) BigQuery
17 4 (1.07%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 98 (26.20%) Jenkins
2 71 (18.98%) GitLab
3 63 (16.84%) Git (software)
4 50 (13.37%) Gradle
5 40 (10.70%) Maven
6 32 (8.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 26 (6.95%) JIRA
8 24 (6.42%) SonarQube
9 20 (5.35%) Gatling
10 17 (4.55%) Spock
11 14 (3.74%) Bitbucket
12 11 (2.94%) Artifactory
12 11 (2.94%) GoCD
13 10 (2.67%) Cypress.io
13 10 (2.67%) Selenium
14 8 (2.14%) JUnit
15 6 (1.60%) git-flow
15 6 (1.60%) Hudson
15 6 (1.60%) Mockito
16 5 (1.34%) Subversion
General
1 92 (24.60%) Finance
2 37 (9.89%) Social Skills
3 21 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.61%) Public Sector
4 18 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.74%) Retail
6 10 (2.67%) Banking
7 9 (2.41%) Games
8 7 (1.87%) Legal
9 6 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.60%) Presentation Skills
10 5 (1.34%) Billing
10 5 (1.34%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 116 (31.02%) Developer
2 103 (27.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 77 (20.59%) AWS Engineer
4 57 (15.24%) Java Developer
5 46 (12.30%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 44 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 38 (10.16%) AWS DevOps
7 38 (10.16%) Site Engineer
8 35 (9.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 31 (8.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 29 (7.75%) Linux Engineer
11 26 (6.95%) Java Engineer
11 26 (6.95%) Java Software Developer
11 26 (6.95%) Senior Software Developer
12 25 (6.68%) Java Software Engineer
12 25 (6.68%) Senior Java Engineer
12 25 (6.68%) Senior Java Software Developer
12 25 (6.68%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 25 (6.68%) Senior Software Engineer
12 25 (6.68%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (23.80%) Kafka
2 52 (13.90%) Elastic Stack
3 38 (10.16%) .NET
4 31 (8.29%) REST
5 27 (7.22%) React
5 27 (7.22%) RESTful
6 24 (6.42%) ActiveMQ
6 24 (6.42%) Web Services
7 21 (5.61%) Akka
8 18 (4.81%) gRPC
9 16 (4.28%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (3.74%) JWT
10 14 (3.74%) OAuth
11 13 (3.48%) pytest
11 13 (3.48%) Redux
12 12 (3.21%) Node.js
12 12 (3.21%) Spring
13 9 (2.41%) Play Framework
13 9 (2.41%) spray
13 9 (2.41%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.43%) Public Cloud
2 17 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (4.28%) Clustering
4 15 (4.01%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.01%) Private Cloud
5 14 (3.74%) Cloud Native
5 14 (3.74%) PKI
6 9 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (1.87%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.60%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.60%) NVMe
8 6 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.07%) User Experience
11 3 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.53%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.27%) Legacy Systems
13 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 144 (38.50%) Linux
2 24 (6.42%) Ubuntu
3 20 (5.35%) Unix
4 18 (4.81%) Debian
5 14 (3.74%) CentOS
6 10 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.07%) Windows
8 1 (0.27%) Android
8 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (47.06%) CI/CD
2 160 (42.78%) DevOps
3 112 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (26.20%) Microservices
5 97 (25.94%) Software Engineering
6 73 (19.52%) Scrum
7 72 (19.25%) TDD
8 58 (15.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 56 (14.97%) BDD
9 56 (14.97%) Continuous Integration
9 56 (14.97%) Software Delivery
10 54 (14.44%) Infrastructure as Code
10 54 (14.44%) Pair Programming
11 52 (13.90%) Asset Management
12 50 (13.37%) SDLC
13 49 (13.10%) Test Automation
14 45 (12.03%) Configuration Management
15 42 (11.23%) Event-Driven
16 36 (9.63%) Mentoring
16 36 (9.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 131 (35.03%) Python
2 112 (29.95%) Java
3 62 (16.58%) SQL
4 58 (15.51%) JavaScript
5 48 (12.83%) Go
6 44 (11.76%) Bash
7 38 (10.16%) C#
8 31 (8.29%) Scala
9 28 (7.49%) Ruby
10 23 (6.15%) Groovy
11 13 (3.48%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.41%) PHP
12 9 (2.41%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.41%) VB
13 7 (1.87%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.60%) Kotlin
15 4 (1.07%) C++
15 4 (1.07%) F#
16 3 (0.80%) Perl
17 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (8.56%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.95%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.01%) Degree
4 8 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.07%) CCNP
5 4 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.80%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.67%) GDPR
2 7 (1.87%) NCSC
2 7 (1.87%) QA
3 4 (1.07%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 192 (51.34%) Docker
2 31 (8.29%) Active Directory
3 25 (6.68%) NFS
4 20 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (3.74%) vCloud
6 8 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.07%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.80%) vSphere
9 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 278 (74.33%) Grafana
2 229 (61.23%) Kubernetes
3 179 (47.86%) Terraform
4 168 (44.92%) Ansible
5 51 (13.64%) Kibana
6 35 (9.36%) ZABBIX
7 29 (7.75%) Consul
8 28 (7.49%) Nagios
9 24 (6.42%) Puppet
10 21 (5.61%) HAProxy
11 17 (4.55%) Istio
12 16 (4.28%) Fluentd
12 16 (4.28%) Icinga
12 16 (4.28%) logstash
12 16 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (3.74%) Packer
14 10 (2.67%) Argo
14 10 (2.67%) Graphite
15 9 (2.41%) yum
16 8 (2.14%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 39 (10.43%) Splunk
2 35 (9.36%) VMware
3 30 (8.02%) Red Hat
4 28 (7.49%) Citrix
5 27 (7.22%) Google
5 27 (7.22%) Microsoft
6 24 (6.42%) TOWER Software
7 22 (5.88%) Oracle
8 16 (4.28%) Atlassian
9 15 (4.01%) PagerDuty
10 14 (3.74%) CA
10 14 (3.74%) CyberArk
10 14 (3.74%) Sonatype
11 11 (2.94%) Dynatrace
12 9 (2.41%) MuleSoft
13 6 (1.60%) Informatica
14 5 (1.34%) AppDynamics
14 5 (1.34%) Cisco
15 4 (1.07%) Cadence
15 4 (1.07%) Palo Alto