Period
to

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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 331 345 327
Rank change year-on-year +14 -18 +164
Contract jobs citing Prometheus 281 161 77
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.71% 0.59% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.21% 3.36% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 119 48
10th Percentile £500 £460 £420
25th Percentile £544 £513 £479
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £550 £559
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -1.61% +1.64%
75th Percentile £743 £613 £641
90th Percentile £814 £650 £704
England median daily rate £625 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £76.56 £47.31 -
Median hourly rate £78.13 £52.56 -
Median % change year-on-year +48.64% - -
75th Percentile £81.09 £57.82 -
90th Percentile £81.94 - -
England median hourly rate £78.13 £52.56 -
% change year-on-year +48.64% - -

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 6,676 4,787 2,949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.95% 17.59% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,072 3,487 2,165
10th Percentile £413 £406 £363
25th Percentile £510 £475 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £707 £638 £619
90th Percentile £800 £713 £700
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 15 30
10th Percentile £15.00 £15.03 £12.42
25th Percentile £21.00 £16.23 £14.50
Median hourly rate £23.91 £23.00 £19.20
Median % change year-on-year +3.96% +19.82% -8.60%
75th Percentile £41.52 £50.16 £33.06
90th Percentile £78.45 £63.40 £47.83
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.35% +17.95% +5.41%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Central London -14 17 £668 +7.66% 10
West London -10 12 £575 -0.43% 1
South London -12 1 - -
East London - 1 £450 - 1
Prometheus
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 219 (77.94%) Kubernetes
2 188 (66.90%) Grafana
3 165 (58.72%) Docker
4 148 (52.67%) DevOps
5 141 (50.18%) AWS
6 134 (47.69%) Terraform
7 122 (43.42%) Python
8 119 (42.35%) CI/CD
9 115 (40.93%) Linux
10 105 (37.37%) Microservices
11 104 (37.01%) Ansible
12 102 (36.30%) Jenkins
13 97 (34.52%) Agile
14 96 (34.16%) Java
15 83 (29.54%) GCP
16 81 (28.83%) Kafka
17 75 (26.69%) Git (software)
18 70 (24.91%) Azure
19 63 (22.42%) GitLab
20 57 (20.28%) Splunk
20 57 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
21 56 (19.93%) Software Engineering
22 55 (19.57%) Go
23 52 (18.51%) Scrum
24 46 (16.37%) Puppet
25 45 (16.01%) GitHub
26 43 (15.30%) Cloud Native
26 43 (15.30%) Consul
27 41 (14.59%) Maven
28 40 (14.23%) Finance

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 39 (13.88%) nginx
2 34 (12.10%) OpenStack
3 14 (4.98%) Confluence
4 13 (4.63%) Apache
4 13 (4.63%) Traefik
5 11 (3.91%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.07%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (1.07%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.07%) uWSGI
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.36%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.36%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 141 (50.18%) AWS
2 83 (29.54%) GCP
3 70 (24.91%) Azure
4 45 (16.01%) GitHub
5 38 (13.52%) OpenShift
6 28 (9.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 28 (9.96%) Amazon S3
6 28 (9.96%) PaaS
7 27 (9.61%) Datadog
8 22 (7.83%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (7.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 19 (6.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 18 (6.41%) GitHub Actions
12 17 (6.05%) Azure Monitor
13 16 (5.69%) Google Kubernetes Engine
14 15 (5.34%) Amazon EKS
14 15 (5.34%) Azure AKS
15 14 (4.98%) Amazon MSK
16 13 (4.63%) Anthos
17 12 (4.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.54%) DNS
2 22 (7.83%) MQTT
2 22 (7.83%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.27%) SSL
4 11 (3.91%) Internet
5 10 (3.56%) Kerberos
6 8 (2.85%) VPN
7 5 (1.78%) HTTP
8 3 (1.07%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (1.07%) MPLS
8 3 (1.07%) WAN
9 2 (0.71%) AMQP
9 2 (0.71%) Firewall
10 1 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.32%) MySQL
2 27 (9.61%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (9.25%) MongoDB
4 21 (7.47%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (6.05%) Hadoop
6 16 (5.69%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (5.34%) NoSQL
8 14 (4.98%) Couchbase
8 14 (4.98%) Redis
9 8 (2.85%) Amazon Aurora
10 6 (2.14%) BigQuery
10 6 (2.14%) MariaDB
11 5 (1.78%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.42%) Cloud Spanner
12 4 (1.42%) Hazelcast
12 4 (1.42%) SQL Server
13 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.07%) Riak
14 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 102 (36.30%) Jenkins
2 75 (26.69%) Git (software)
3 63 (22.42%) GitLab
4 41 (14.59%) Maven
5 33 (11.74%) Gradle
6 20 (7.12%) Artifactory
7 18 (6.41%) Sonatype Nexus
8 17 (6.05%) JIRA
9 15 (5.34%) Bitbucket
9 15 (5.34%) git-flow
10 14 (4.98%) TeamCity
11 13 (4.63%) SonarQube
12 7 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (2.49%) Jaeger
13 5 (1.78%) Spock
13 5 (1.78%) Terragrunt
14 4 (1.42%) JUnit
15 3 (1.07%) Hudson
15 3 (1.07%) RSpec
15 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (14.23%) Finance
2 24 (8.54%) Social Skills
3 18 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.91%) Games
5 11 (3.91%) Public Sector
6 8 (2.85%) Retail
7 6 (2.14%) Banking
8 5 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.42%) German Language
10 3 (1.07%) Presentation Skills
11 2 (0.71%) Aviation
11 2 (0.71%) Front Office
12 1 (0.36%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (36.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 85 (30.25%) Developer
3 44 (15.66%) Java Developer
4 32 (11.39%) AWS Engineer
5 21 (7.47%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 20 (7.12%) AWS DevOps
6 20 (7.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 15 (5.34%) Platform Engineer
7 15 (5.34%) Senior DevOps
8 14 (4.98%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 14 (4.98%) Senior Developer
8 14 (4.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.63%) C# Developer
9 13 (4.63%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (4.63%) Python Developer
10 12 (4.27%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (3.56%) Architect
11 10 (3.56%) Citrix Engineer
11 10 (3.56%) Security Engineer
11 10 (3.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (28.83%) Kafka
2 29 (10.32%) Elastic Stack
3 22 (7.83%) .NET
4 18 (6.41%) REST
5 14 (4.98%) Node.js
6 13 (4.63%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (4.63%) cloud-init
7 12 (4.27%) .NET Core
7 12 (4.27%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (3.91%) Flask
8 11 (3.91%) Spring Boot
9 10 (3.56%) gRPC
9 10 (3.56%) JWT
9 10 (3.56%) OAuth
10 9 (3.20%) OpenTracing
10 9 (3.20%) RESTful
11 8 (2.85%) Django
11 8 (2.85%) GraphQL
12 6 (2.14%) React
12 6 (2.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.30%) Cloud Native
2 23 (8.19%) Public Cloud
3 22 (7.83%) IoT
4 17 (6.05%) PKI
5 16 (5.69%) Clustering
6 12 (4.27%) Private Cloud
7 11 (3.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (3.56%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (2.85%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.78%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.78%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.42%) iPad
11 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.07%) Reinsurance
13 2 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
14 1 (0.36%) Blog
14 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
14 1 (0.36%) Legacy Systems
14 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 115 (40.93%) Linux
2 25 (8.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (7.47%) CentOS
4 18 (6.41%) Unix
5 17 (6.05%) Ubuntu
6 10 (3.56%) Debian
7 5 (1.78%) VMS
7 5 (1.78%) Windows
8 4 (1.42%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (52.67%) DevOps
2 119 (42.35%) CI/CD
3 105 (37.37%) Microservices
4 97 (34.52%) Agile
5 57 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (19.93%) Software Engineering
7 52 (18.51%) Scrum
8 39 (13.88%) Configuration Management
9 38 (13.52%) TDD
10 37 (13.17%) Mentoring
10 37 (13.17%) Software Delivery
11 35 (12.46%) Event-Driven
12 33 (11.74%) Observability
13 32 (11.39%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 31 (11.03%) Load Balancing
15 30 (10.68%) BDD
15 30 (10.68%) Infrastructure as Code
16 29 (10.32%) Pair Programming
17 23 (8.19%) SDLC
17 23 (8.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 122 (43.42%) Python
2 96 (34.16%) Java
3 55 (19.57%) Go
4 39 (13.88%) SQL
5 33 (11.74%) Bash
6 32 (11.39%) Ruby
7 26 (9.25%) JavaScript
8 21 (7.47%) C#
9 18 (6.41%) Groovy
10 17 (6.05%) Scala
11 10 (3.56%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.85%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.78%) C
14 4 (1.42%) C++
14 4 (1.42%) Kotlin
14 4 (1.42%) Perl
14 4 (1.42%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.07%) F#
16 2 (0.71%) PHP
16 2 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.78%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.42%) Degree
4 4 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.07%) CCNP
5 3 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.63%) NCSC
2 3 (1.07%) OASIS TOSCA
3 2 (0.71%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 165 (58.72%) Docker
2 25 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.56%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.56%) NFS
3 10 (3.56%) vCloud
4 9 (3.20%) Ceph
4 9 (3.20%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (1.07%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 219 (77.94%) Kubernetes
2 188 (66.90%) Grafana
3 134 (47.69%) Terraform
4 104 (37.01%) Ansible
5 46 (16.37%) Puppet
6 43 (15.30%) Consul
7 38 (13.52%) ZABBIX
8 37 (13.17%) Packer
9 33 (11.74%) Kibana
10 28 (9.96%) Istio
11 25 (8.90%) HAProxy
12 16 (5.69%) Docker Swarm
12 16 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
13 14 (4.98%) Graphite
13 14 (4.98%) linkerd
13 14 (4.98%) Nagios
14 13 (4.63%) Podman
15 10 (3.56%) Fluentd
15 10 (3.56%) Icinga
15 10 (3.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 57 (20.28%) Splunk
2 36 (12.81%) VMware
3 33 (11.74%) Microsoft
4 32 (11.39%) Google
5 25 (8.90%) PagerDuty
6 17 (6.05%) Red Hat
7 14 (4.98%) Dynatrace
7 14 (4.98%) New Relic
8 13 (4.63%) Citrix
9 12 (4.27%) Sonatype
10 10 (3.56%) CA
10 10 (3.56%) CyberArk
10 10 (3.56%) TOWER Software
11 9 (3.20%) AppDynamics
12 8 (2.85%) Cadence
13 7 (2.49%) Oracle
14 6 (2.14%) F5
14 6 (2.14%) ServiceNow
14 6 (2.14%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.42%) Black Duck