Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +66
Contract jobs citing SaltStack 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.34% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Sheffield median daily rate £500 - -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £490 - -
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 267 218 308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 44.57% 34.60% 34.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 134 205
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £436 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.31% +2.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £242 £313 £260
90th Percentile £538 £615 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £385
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 7
Sheffield median hourly rate £17.50 £21.33 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.95% +64.06% +5.26%
10th Percentile £9.40 £11.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £27.50 £36.00 £17.50
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +21.95%

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 14 (100.00%) Docker
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
1 14 (100.00%) Terraform
2 12 (85.71%) Ansible
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 7 (50.00%) Confluence
5 7 (50.00%) Puppet
5 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) JIRA
5 7 (50.00%) Big Data
5 7 (50.00%) GitHub
5 7 (50.00%) Bitbucket
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 7 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (50.00%) Kanban
5 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes
5 7 (50.00%) Metadata Management
5 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 7 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (50.00%) GitHub
2 7 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (42.86%) Amazon S3
3 6 (42.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Big Data
1 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.14%) BigQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (50.00%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) CircleCI
3 2 (14.29%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Cloud Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (50.00%) Metadata Management
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Data Science
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Python
1 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) Terraform
2 12 (85.71%) Ansible
3 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (50.00%) Puppet
3 7 (50.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) IBM