Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 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.

Datadog
England > North of England
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 191 300 288
Rank change year-on-year +109 -12 +10
Contract jobs citing Datadog 5 3 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North of England 0.10% 0.028% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.32% 0.11% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 28
Median daily rate £350 £538 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.88% +47.26% -19.34%
10th Percentile £288 £506 £268
90th Percentile £494 £579 £497
England median daily rate £488 £588 £538
% change year-on-year -17.02% +9.30% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 1,548 2,823 2,181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 31.81% 26.10% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 1,933 1,417
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £253 £280
90th Percentile £656 £600 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 62 50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.85 £17.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.83% -15.34% -6.48%
10th Percentile £15.05 £10.77 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.00 £35.00 £55.38
Median hourly rate £34.25 £23.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year +43.34% +19.48% -2.44%

Datadog
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Datadog as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Datadog in the North of England.

Daily rate trend for Datadog in the North of England

Datadog
Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Datadog in the North of England over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

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 5 July 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
North West +68 3 £325 -35.00%
North East +42 2 £375 -34.78%
Datadog
England

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (60.00%) Terraform
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Xerox
4 2 (40.00%) FireEye
4 2 (40.00%) Canon
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (40.00%) McAfee
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) CA
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) GitLab
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2016
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2019
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) Grafana
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Packer
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) Canon
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) FireEye
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) New Relic
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Xerox
2 1 (20.00%) Dynatrace
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk