Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 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
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 261 479 465
Rank change year-on-year +218 -14 +98
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 89 96 167
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.96% 1.60% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 70 127
Median daily rate £531 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £420 £450 £375
90th Percentile £675 £676 £625
England median daily rate £520 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -5.45% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 - £72.50

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 2,245 6,006 6,808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.88% 15.61% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,493 4,312 5,055
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £350 £349 £325
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 74 74
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% -25.93%
10th Percentile £14.03 £12.76 £13.31
90th Percentile £38.95 £54.28 £45.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.95 £18.50
% change year-on-year +67.08% +13.23% +5.71%

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 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020. 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 +127 12 £600 +9.09% 12
South London +52 1 £500 - 2
West London - 1 £575 - 7
Prometheus
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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 69 (77.53%) AWS
2 63 (70.79%) Java
3 52 (58.43%) Kubernetes
4 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (51.69%) Microservices
6 44 (49.44%) Python
6 44 (49.44%) Kotlin
7 43 (48.31%) Spring
8 41 (46.07%) Continuous Delivery
9 40 (44.94%) Java 8
10 39 (43.82%) Docker
11 38 (42.70%) Jenkins
11 38 (42.70%) Git (software)
12 36 (40.45%) Azure
12 36 (40.45%) DevOps
13 32 (35.96%) Splunk
14 31 (34.83%) SDLC
15 30 (33.71%) AppDynamics
16 28 (31.46%) GCP
17 27 (30.34%) Ansible
17 27 (30.34%) Grafana
18 26 (29.21%) Cloud Foundry
18 26 (29.21%) Mobile App
18 26 (29.21%) Kafka
19 25 (28.09%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (28.09%) SQL
20 24 (26.97%) Software Engineering
20 24 (26.97%) Test Automation
21 23 (25.84%) Performance Testing
22 22 (24.72%) Spring Security

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 (29.21%) Cloud Foundry
2 22 (24.72%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.49%) Anypoint
4 2 (2.25%) Confluence
4 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) Mule
5 1 (1.12%) nginx
5 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.12%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 69 (77.53%) AWS
2 36 (40.45%) Azure
3 28 (31.46%) GCP
4 6 (6.74%) Amazon S3
4 6 (6.74%) GitHub
5 5 (5.62%) OpenShift
6 4 (4.49%) Amazon EKS
6 4 (4.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.37%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.25%) Datadog
8 2 (2.25%) PaaS
8 2 (2.25%) Route 53
9 1 (1.12%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (1.12%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.12%) Azure Stack
9 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) HTTPS
1 22 (24.72%) SSL
2 4 (4.49%) Firewall
3 3 (3.37%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (3.37%) SNMP
3 3 (3.37%) VLAN
3 3 (3.37%) VPN
4 2 (2.25%) BIG-IP
4 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.12%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.12%) DSL
5 1 (1.12%) HTTP
5 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.12%) SGSN
5 1 (1.12%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.37%) Redis
3 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (42.70%) Git (software)
1 38 (42.70%) Jenkins
2 22 (24.72%) JIRA
3 9 (10.11%) GitLab
4 8 (8.99%) CircleCI
4 8 (8.99%) Gradle
4 8 (8.99%) Vagrant
5 6 (6.74%) Xcode
6 4 (4.49%) Artifactory
7 3 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.37%) Mockito
7 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.25%) JUnit
8 2 (2.25%) Maven
8 2 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.12%) Gatling
9 1 (1.12%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Public Sector
4 5 (5.62%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.49%) Electronics
5 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.49%) Marketing
6 2 (2.25%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Front Office
7 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Developer
2 26 (29.21%) Java Developer
3 20 (22.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Java Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Mobile Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Monitoring Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Lead Developer
6 4 (4.49%) Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (4.49%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (4.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (3.37%) Consultant
7 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (3.37%) Monitoring Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (48.31%) Spring
2 26 (29.21%) Kafka
3 22 (24.72%) JAAS
3 22 (24.72%) Spring Security
4 20 (22.47%) Guice
4 20 (22.47%) RESTful
4 20 (22.47%) Spring Boot
5 17 (19.10%) Hystrix
5 17 (19.10%) RxJava
6 10 (11.24%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (7.87%) REST
7 7 (7.87%) Web Services
8 4 (4.49%) Node.js
9 3 (3.37%) gRPC
9 3 (3.37%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.37%) JSON
9 3 (3.37%) Middleware
9 3 (3.37%) Swagger
9 3 (3.37%) XML
9 3 (3.37%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.24%) Virtual Team
3 6 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.49%) User Experience
5 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.12%) Derivative
7 1 (1.12%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.12%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) Linux
2 7 (7.87%) Windows
3 6 (6.74%) Android
3 6 (6.74%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.62%) CentOS
4 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.37%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (2.25%) CoreOS
6 2 (2.25%) Unix
7 1 (1.12%) Debian
7 1 (1.12%) Fedora
7 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.69%) Microservices
3 41 (46.07%) Continuous Delivery
4 36 (40.45%) DevOps
5 31 (34.83%) SDLC
6 25 (28.09%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (26.97%) Software Engineering
7 24 (26.97%) Test Automation
8 23 (25.84%) Performance Testing
9 20 (22.47%) AOP
9 20 (22.47%) Dependency Injection
10 17 (19.10%) Functional Programming
11 15 (16.85%) Computer Science
12 14 (15.73%) Incident Management
12 14 (15.73%) Infrastructure as Code
12 14 (15.73%) Mathematics
13 12 (13.48%) Scrum
14 9 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
15 7 (7.87%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (70.79%) Java
2 44 (49.44%) Kotlin
2 44 (49.44%) Python
3 40 (44.94%) Java 8
4 25 (28.09%) SQL
5 21 (23.60%) Bash Shell
5 21 (23.60%) Scala
6 7 (7.87%) Go
7 6 (6.74%) Apple Swift
8 5 (5.62%) C#
8 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.25%) C++
10 2 (2.25%) Groovy
10 2 (2.25%) Perl
10 2 (2.25%) Ruby
11 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.12%) NIST
1 1 (1.12%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 39 (43.82%) Docker
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.37%) vSphere
3 2 (2.25%) Gluster
4 1 (1.12%) KVM
4 1 (1.12%) LXC
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (58.43%) Kubernetes
2 27 (30.34%) Ansible
2 27 (30.34%) Grafana
3 22 (24.72%) Zipkin
4 16 (17.98%) Terraform
5 6 (6.74%) SCOM
6 5 (5.62%) Puppet
7 4 (4.49%) Nagios
7 4 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.49%) Rancher
8 3 (3.37%) Consul
8 3 (3.37%) HP SIM
8 3 (3.37%) Icinga
8 3 (3.37%) Istio
8 3 (3.37%) Opsview
8 3 (3.37%) Packer
8 3 (3.37%) ZABBIX
9 2 (2.25%) Graphite
9 2 (2.25%) Kibana
9 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Splunk
2 30 (33.71%) AppDynamics
3 17 (19.10%) MuleSoft
4 5 (5.62%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.49%) Dynatrace
5 4 (4.49%) SAP
6 3 (3.37%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.37%) Dell
6 3 (3.37%) EMC
6 3 (3.37%) Google
6 3 (3.37%) HP
6 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.37%) VMware
7 2 (2.25%) F5
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle
7 2 (2.25%) PagerDuty
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco
8 1 (1.12%) Juniper
8 1 (1.12%) Sun
8 1 (1.12%) Tableau