Period
to 15 December 2019

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 December 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.

Prometheus
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 451 462 561
Rank change year-on-year +11 +99 +46
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 86 179 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.70% 2.41% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 121 58
London median daily rate £545 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £450 £375 £425
90th Percentile £638 £674 £624
England median daily rate £543 £525 £515
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.94% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00

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 5,060 7,413 5,977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.07% 15.95% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,675 5,519 4,424
London median daily rate £550 £538 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +4.88% +5.13%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 81 59
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -25.49% +34.21%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.31 £11.96
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.87 £165.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -15.58%

Prometheus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Prometheus in London

Prometheus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Prometheus in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Prometheus in London

Prometheus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Prometheus in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Contractor 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 December 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 +36 20 £550 +4.76% 15
South London +33 4 £650 +23.81%
West London +3 3 £463 -11.90% 5
East London +40 2 £538 - 2
Prometheus
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 74 (86.05%) Docker
2 73 (84.88%) Kubernetes
3 66 (76.74%) DevOps
4 53 (61.63%) Terraform
5 52 (60.47%) AWS
6 40 (46.51%) Ansible
6 40 (46.51%) Python
7 39 (45.35%) Linux
7 39 (45.35%) Grafana
8 38 (44.19%) Jenkins
9 28 (32.56%) Java
9 28 (32.56%) Infrastructure as Code
10 27 (31.40%) Microservices
11 26 (30.23%) GCP
11 26 (30.23%) Elasticsearch
11 26 (30.23%) Git (software)
12 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (23.26%) Azure
14 18 (20.93%) Maven
14 18 (20.93%) Google
14 18 (20.93%) GitHub
15 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (18.60%) Kibana
16 16 (18.60%) Puppet
17 15 (17.44%) Elastic Stack
17 15 (17.44%) AWS Lambda
17 15 (17.44%) Continuous Delivery
17 15 (17.44%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (17.44%) Serverless
18 14 (16.28%) Amazon S3

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 26 (30.23%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.14%) Confluence
3 4 (4.65%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.49%) nginx
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Airflow
Cloud Services
1 52 (60.47%) AWS
2 26 (30.23%) GCP
3 20 (23.26%) Azure
4 18 (20.93%) GitHub
5 15 (17.44%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (17.44%) AWS Lambda
5 15 (17.44%) Serverless
6 14 (16.28%) Amazon S3
7 8 (9.30%) Amazon ECS
7 8 (9.30%) Amazon EKS
7 8 (9.30%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (8.14%) Amazon Glacier
8 7 (8.14%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 7 (8.14%) AWS CodePipeline
8 7 (8.14%) Route 53
9 6 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (6.98%) Datadog
9 6 (6.98%) Stackdriver
10 5 (5.81%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (3.49%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) VPN
2 5 (5.81%) Firewall
2 5 (5.81%) LAN
2 5 (5.81%) WAN
3 3 (3.49%) DSL
4 2 (2.33%) DHCP
4 2 (2.33%) Internet
4 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (10.47%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (9.30%) Big Data
4 6 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.98%) MySQL
4 6 (6.98%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.49%) Redis
7 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.16%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (44.19%) Jenkins
2 26 (30.23%) Git (software)
3 18 (20.93%) Maven
4 12 (13.95%) JIRA
5 10 (11.63%) Gradle
6 9 (10.47%) CircleCI
7 8 (9.30%) GitLab
7 8 (9.30%) JUnit
7 8 (9.30%) SonarQube
7 8 (9.30%) TeamCity
8 6 (6.98%) Artifactory
9 5 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (5.81%) JMeter
9 5 (5.81%) Vagrant
10 4 (4.65%) Bitbucket
10 4 (4.65%) GoCD
10 4 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (3.49%) Spinnaker
12 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 5 (5.81%) Banking
2 2 (2.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (59.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (19.77%) Senior DevOps
2 17 (19.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) AWS DevOps
5 7 (8.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Python Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Site Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Broadcast Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Broadcast Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (13.95%) Node.js
3 11 (12.79%) Kafka
3 11 (12.79%) Spring
4 9 (10.47%) Web Services
5 7 (8.14%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.49%) Hystrix
6 3 (3.49%) Middleware
6 3 (3.49%) RxJava
7 2 (2.33%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.33%) LDAP
7 2 (2.33%) OAuth
7 2 (2.33%) RESTful
7 2 (2.33%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (2.33%) WireMock
8 1 (1.16%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.16%) Akka
8 1 (1.16%) Express
8 1 (1.16%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Cloud Native
2 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.35%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) Unix
3 9 (10.47%) CentOS
3 9 (10.47%) CoreOS
4 8 (9.30%) Debian
4 8 (9.30%) Windows
5 7 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.81%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.49%) DC/OS
8 3 (3.49%) Mesosphere
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.33%) Solaris
10 1 (1.16%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (76.74%) DevOps
2 28 (32.56%) Infrastructure as Code
3 27 (31.40%) Microservices
4 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (17.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (16.28%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 11 (12.79%) Open Source
8 11 (12.79%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 9 (10.47%) Pair Programming
9 9 (10.47%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (10.47%) TDD
10 8 (9.30%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.14%) BDD
11 7 (8.14%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 7 (8.14%) Kanban
12 6 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (6.98%) Machine Learning
12 6 (6.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (46.51%) Python
2 28 (32.56%) Java
3 11 (12.79%) Go
4 8 (9.30%) Kotlin
4 8 (9.30%) SQL
5 6 (6.98%) Groovy
5 6 (6.98%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.81%) Java 8
6 5 (5.81%) Scala
7 4 (4.65%) Perl
8 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.33%) PHP
9 2 (2.33%) PHP 4
9 2 (2.33%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.16%) C
10 1 (1.16%) C#
10 1 (1.16%) C++
10 1 (1.16%) Rust
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) AWS Certification
3 4 (4.65%) Degree
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 74 (86.05%) Docker
2 4 (4.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.49%) vSphere
4 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.33%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 73 (84.88%) Kubernetes
2 53 (61.63%) Terraform
3 40 (46.51%) Ansible
4 39 (45.35%) Grafana
5 16 (18.60%) Kibana
5 16 (18.60%) Puppet
6 13 (15.12%) Packer
7 12 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (4.65%) Fluentd
8 4 (4.65%) Graphite
8 4 (4.65%) logstash
8 4 (4.65%) Marathon
9 3 (3.49%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (2.33%) Istio
10 2 (2.33%) Nagios
11 1 (1.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (1.16%) Mesos
11 1 (1.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (1.16%) Salt
11 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) Google
2 11 (12.79%) Splunk
3 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle
5 4 (4.65%) AppDynamics
5 4 (4.65%) Hortonworks
5 4 (4.65%) New Relic
5 4 (4.65%) SevOne
6 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.49%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.49%) VMware
7 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix
8 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.16%) TOWER Software