Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Graphite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graphite over the 6 months to 19 April 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.

Graphite
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 379 352 360
Rank change year-on-year -27 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Graphite 3 4 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.018% 0.026% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.23% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 32
South East median daily rate £433 £213 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +103.53% -52.51% -
10th Percentile £347 £196 £331
90th Percentile £512 £222 £500
England median daily rate £488 £450 £488
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £48.50
England median hourly rate - - £48.50

Graphite is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,323 1,710 2,043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.85% 10.93% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,342 998 1,207
South East median daily rate £435 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £230
90th Percentile £588 £545 £538
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 61 84
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £27.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.51% -33.45% +41.19%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £15.19
90th Percentile £50.15 £57.50 £55.65
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -16.67% +1.20% +10.96%

Graphite
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Graphite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Graphite in the South East

Graphite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Graphite in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Graphite in the South East

Graphite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Graphite in the South East over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Graphite in the South East

Graphite
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graphite within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
Berkshire - 3 £433 -
Thames Valley - 3 £433 -
Graphite
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Graphite 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 South East region with a requirement for Graphite.

1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Grafana
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) AMQP
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Heroku
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven

Graphite
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Heroku
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Grafana
2 1 (33.33%) CFEngine
2 1 (33.33%) Graylog
2 1 (33.33%) Icinga
2 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Mesos
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) New Relic
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) VMware