The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RANCID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RANCID over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 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.

RANCID
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 411 - 407
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing RANCID 2 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% - 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.090% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
Median daily rate £450 - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

RANCID is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2229 2451 1865
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.88% 10.58% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1583 1750 1293
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 36
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.46%  

RANCID
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing RANCID as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for RANCID in London

RANCID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RANCID in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RANCID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for RANCID.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) vRealize
2 2 (66.67%) PowerCLI
2 2 (66.67%) Arista
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Zerto
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios

RANCID
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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) GLBP
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) IGMP
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) PowerCLI
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) vRealize
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Arista
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Zerto
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Sun