Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SaltStack products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SaltStack over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SaltStack.

SaltStack
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - +80 -8
Contract jobs citing SaltStack 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.40% - 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.37% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Sheffield median daily rate £500 - £450
10th Percentile £475 - £425
90th Percentile £571 - £475
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

SaltStack is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Sheffield.

All Vendors
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 267 265 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 41.59% 37.59% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 152 210
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £427 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +2.95% +10.67%
10th Percentile £258 £313 £260
90th Percentile £538 £615 £563
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Sheffield median hourly rate £11.64 £20.66 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.63% +58.88% +5.26%
10th Percentile £9.18 £12.25 £10.78
90th Percentile £32.75 £28.39 £19.60
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.83 £15.25
% change year-on-year -21.47% +16.90% +26.95%

SaltStack
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing SaltStack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for SaltStack in Sheffield

SaltStack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaltStack in Sheffield

SaltStack
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaltStack in Sheffield over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaltStack in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SaltStack 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SaltStack.

1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
2 8 (88.89%) Terraform
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Salt
2 8 (88.89%) Cloud Native
2 8 (88.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 6 (66.67%) Ansible
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 6 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Travis CI
6 3 (33.33%) CircleCI
7 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (11.11%) GoCD
7 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
7 1 (11.11%) Rundeck
7 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
7 1 (11.11%) Python

SaltStack
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 6 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) CircleCI
2 3 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) GoCD
3 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Cloud Native
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps
1 8 (88.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
3 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 8 (88.89%) Salt
2 8 (88.89%) Terraform
3 6 (66.67%) Ansible
4 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (11.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian