Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for Datadog skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Datadog over the 6 months to 16 November 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.

Datadog
England > North of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 308 304
Rank change year-on-year +37 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Datadog 18 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.18% 0.14% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.65% 0.64% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 2
North of England median daily rate £500 £365 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.99% -10.15% -
10th Percentile £356 £225 £401
90th Percentile £525 £476 £417
England median daily rate £532 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +1.24% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Datadog is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,758 2,647 1,546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 27.54% 21.79% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,882 1,764 1,043
North of England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £275 £269 £213
90th Percentile £588 £600 £590
England median daily rate £500 £483 £470
% change year-on-year +3.63% +2.60% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 94 14
North of England median hourly rate £17.01 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.83% -20.45% +41.94%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.35 £10.90
90th Percentile £54.00 £42.50 £60.73
England median hourly rate £22.17 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +26.66% -12.50% +5.26%

Datadog
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Datadog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Datadog in the North of England

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Datadog in the North of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Datadog in the North of England

Datadog
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Datadog in the North of England over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Datadog in the North of England

Datadog
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Datadog within the North of England region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
North West - 9 £500 -
North East +8 7 £419 +18.79% 1
Yorkshire +33 2 - -
Datadog
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Datadog 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 North of England region with a requirement for Datadog.

1 18 (100.00%) AWS
1 18 (100.00%) Ansible
1 18 (100.00%) Docker
2 16 (88.89%) New Relic
2 16 (88.89%) Puppet
3 15 (83.33%) Python
3 15 (83.33%) DevOps
4 12 (66.67%) Terraform
5 11 (61.11%) Linux
5 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
6 10 (55.56%) Splunk
6 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
6 10 (55.56%) Kubernetes
7 9 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (50.00%) Unix
7 9 (50.00%) Nagios
7 9 (50.00%) Java
7 9 (50.00%) Azure
7 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (44.44%) Amazon S3
8 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
8 8 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (38.89%) Consul
9 7 (38.89%) Amazon Glacier
9 7 (38.89%) GitLab
9 7 (38.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (38.89%) Amazon ELB

Datadog
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) AWS
2 9 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 9 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (50.00%) Azure
2 9 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon S3
4 7 (38.89%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (38.89%) Amazon Glacier
4 7 (38.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (33.33%) OpenShift
6 2 (11.11%) IaaS
6 2 (11.11%) PaaS
6 2 (11.11%) SaaS
7 1 (5.56%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (5.56%) GCP
7 1 (5.56%) GitHub
7 1 (5.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (38.89%) GitLab
4 5 (27.78%) TeamCity
5 3 (16.67%) Bitbucket
6 2 (11.11%) Artifactory
6 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.11%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (11.11%) Selenium
6 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) AWS Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
1 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
1 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) DevOps
2 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Chaos Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) DevSecOps
4 7 (38.89%) Migration
5 5 (27.78%) Coaching
5 5 (27.78%) High Availability
5 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 5 (27.78%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Kanban
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Python
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 7 (38.89%) C
4 7 (38.89%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 7 (38.89%) Ruby
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Ansible
2 16 (88.89%) Puppet
3 12 (66.67%) Terraform
4 10 (55.56%) Kubernetes
5 9 (50.00%) Nagios
6 7 (38.89%) Consul
6 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (22.22%) Packer
8 1 (5.56%) Istio
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) New Relic
2 10 (55.56%) Splunk
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) AppDynamics
5 2 (11.11%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Micro Focus
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft