Period
to 8 March 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 8 March 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
8 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 311 409 460
Rank change year-on-year +98 +51 +79
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 107 70 150
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.13% 1.70% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 55 109
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £414 £450 £450
90th Percentile £656 £697 £651
England median daily rate £517 £540 £525
% change year-on-year -4.26% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.00 - -

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 3,418 4,114 7,017
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.11% 15.11% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,544 3,040 5,175
Median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £375 £315 £363
90th Percentile £700 £700 £681
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 77
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £20.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.32% -9.42% -17.15%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.42 £13.19
90th Percentile £68.00 £26.75 £45.38
Median hourly rate £23.21 £17.47 £17.50
% change year-on-year +32.89% -0.20% +5.28%

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 8 March 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 8 March 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
Central London +64 7 £550 - 26
West London +36 5 £575 +24.32% 20
Prometheus
England

For the 6 months to 8 March 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 65 (60.75%) AWS
2 61 (57.01%) Kubernetes
3 60 (56.07%) Java
4 59 (55.14%) Grafana
5 58 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (54.21%) Microservices
6 56 (52.34%) Python
7 51 (47.66%) Docker
8 50 (46.73%) Jenkins
9 47 (43.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 45 (42.06%) DevOps
11 40 (37.38%) Git (software)
12 39 (36.45%) Linux
13 37 (34.58%) Spring
14 36 (33.64%) Terraform
15 35 (32.71%) JIRA
15 35 (32.71%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (32.71%) Splunk
16 33 (30.84%) Ansible
17 32 (29.91%) Spring Boot
18 29 (27.10%) AppDynamics
18 29 (27.10%) Azure
19 28 (26.17%) Java 8
19 28 (26.17%) Infrastructure as Code
20 27 (25.23%) Kotlin
21 26 (24.30%) SDLC
21 26 (24.30%) Finance
21 26 (24.30%) Scrum
22 24 (22.43%) GCP
23 22 (20.56%) GitLab

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 19 (17.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (7.48%) Confluence
3 6 (5.61%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.80%) nginx
6 2 (1.87%) Apache
6 2 (1.87%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.87%) Traefik
Cloud Services
1 65 (60.75%) AWS
2 29 (27.10%) Azure
3 24 (22.43%) GCP
4 15 (14.02%) GitHub
5 9 (8.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (7.48%) Amazon ECS
6 8 (7.48%) Amazon S3
7 7 (6.54%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (5.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (5.61%) Datadog
9 5 (4.67%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (3.74%) IaaS
10 4 (3.74%) npm
10 4 (3.74%) Yarn
11 3 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (2.80%) Route 53
12 2 (1.87%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (1.87%) G Suite
12 2 (1.87%) Heroku
12 2 (1.87%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) Firewall
2 3 (2.80%) DNS
2 3 (2.80%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (2.80%) SNMP
2 3 (2.80%) VLAN
2 3 (2.80%) VPN
3 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) DSL
4 1 (0.93%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) Multicast
4 1 (0.93%) SSH
4 1 (0.93%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.21%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.48%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.61%) Redis
4 5 (4.67%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.74%) InfluxDB
5 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.80%) Big Data
6 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.87%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.87%) MySQL
7 2 (1.87%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.87%) TimescaleDB
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.93%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 50 (46.73%) Jenkins
2 40 (37.38%) Git (software)
3 35 (32.71%) JIRA
4 22 (20.56%) GitLab
5 11 (10.28%) Mockito
6 9 (8.41%) Bitbucket
7 7 (6.54%) Artifactory
7 7 (6.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.61%) Gatling
8 6 (5.61%) JUnit
9 4 (3.74%) Gerrit
9 4 (3.74%) Gradle
9 4 (3.74%) Maven
10 3 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (2.80%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.87%) IBM UrbanCode
11 2 (1.87%) RStudio
12 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.93%) Terragrunt
General
1 26 (24.30%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.80%) Electronics
5 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
6 1 (0.93%) Law
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (29.91%) Developer
2 23 (21.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (18.69%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.21%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) Monitoring Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Java Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.61%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Scala Developer
8 5 (4.67%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (4.67%) Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (3.74%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Agile Developer
10 3 (2.80%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.58%) Spring
2 32 (29.91%) Spring Boot
3 22 (20.56%) Elastic Stack
4 19 (17.76%) Hystrix
4 19 (17.76%) RxJava
5 17 (15.89%) Kafka
6 15 (14.02%) RESTful
7 10 (9.35%) REST
8 9 (8.41%) Web Services
8 9 (8.41%) YAML
9 8 (7.48%) Node.js
10 7 (6.54%) .NET
11 6 (5.61%) Guice
11 6 (5.61%) Hibernate
11 6 (5.61%) JMS
11 6 (5.61%) JSON
11 6 (5.61%) JSON Schema
11 6 (5.61%) XML
11 6 (5.61%) XSD
12 5 (4.67%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) Mobile App
2 9 (8.41%) Cloud Native
2 9 (8.41%) Virtual Team
3 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.80%) CMDB
5 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.87%) PKI
6 2 (1.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.93%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 39 (36.45%) Linux
2 13 (12.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (10.28%) Unix
4 10 (9.35%) CentOS
5 7 (6.54%) Windows
6 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.87%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.93%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (54.21%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (54.21%) Microservices
2 47 (43.93%) Continuous Delivery
3 45 (42.06%) DevOps
4 35 (32.71%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (26.17%) Infrastructure as Code
6 26 (24.30%) Scrum
6 26 (24.30%) SDLC
7 22 (20.56%) Configuration Management
8 19 (17.76%) Functional Programming
8 19 (17.76%) Software Engineering
9 16 (14.95%) Incident Management
9 16 (14.95%) Performance Testing
9 16 (14.95%) TDD
10 15 (14.02%) Test Automation
11 13 (12.15%) Change Management
11 13 (12.15%) High Availability
12 10 (9.35%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 10 (9.35%) Observability
12 10 (9.35%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (56.07%) Java
2 56 (52.34%) Python
3 28 (26.17%) Java 8
4 27 (25.23%) Kotlin
5 17 (15.89%) Go
6 16 (14.95%) Bash Shell
6 16 (14.95%) SQL
7 15 (14.02%) Scala
8 10 (9.35%) PowerShell
9 9 (8.41%) Perl
10 7 (6.54%) C++
10 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
10 7 (6.54%) Ruby
11 6 (5.61%) C#
12 3 (2.80%) C
13 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.93%) Cypher
14 1 (0.93%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) Degree
4 5 (4.67%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.93%) NIST
1 1 (0.93%) QA
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (47.66%) Docker
2 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.80%) vSphere
3 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.87%) Samba
4 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.93%) Ceph
4 1 (0.93%) GPFS
4 1 (0.93%) NFS
Systems Management
1 61 (57.01%) Kubernetes
2 59 (55.14%) Grafana
3 36 (33.64%) Terraform
4 33 (30.84%) Ansible
5 20 (18.69%) Puppet
6 15 (14.02%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (8.41%) Salt
7 9 (8.41%) Zipkin
8 8 (7.48%) Kibana
9 6 (5.61%) Consul
9 6 (5.61%) Istio
9 6 (5.61%) Rancher
10 4 (3.74%) Fluentd
10 4 (3.74%) HP SIM
10 4 (3.74%) Icinga
10 4 (3.74%) logstash
10 4 (3.74%) Nagios
10 4 (3.74%) Opsview
10 4 (3.74%) Packer
10 4 (3.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (32.71%) Splunk
2 29 (27.10%) AppDynamics
3 19 (17.76%) MuleSoft
4 8 (7.48%) Atlassian
4 8 (7.48%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.54%) CheckPoint
5 7 (6.54%) Google
6 5 (4.67%) Dynatrace
7 4 (3.74%) Confluent
7 4 (3.74%) HP
8 3 (2.80%) Dell
8 3 (2.80%) EMC
8 3 (2.80%) New Relic
8 3 (2.80%) SAP
8 3 (2.80%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.80%) VMware
9 2 (1.87%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.87%) Okta
10 1 (0.93%) Black Duck