Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 353 395
Rank change year-on-year -23 +42 -
Contract jobs citing Graphite 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.035% 0.044% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
South East median daily rate £473 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.34% -10.59% -
10th Percentile £418 £200 £333
90th Percentile £558 £584 £500
England median daily rate £488 £485 £478
% change year-on-year +0.52% +1.57% +7.30%
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 2,265 1,863 2,261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.18% 11.60% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,346 1,100 1,362
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £274 £268 £256
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
England median daily rate £488 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +4.28% +10.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 63 78
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.37% +31.01%
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.00 £13.65
90th Percentile £56.10 £57.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -20.45% +10.00%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 £475 -
Thames Valley - 3 £475 -
Hampshire - 2 £400 - 1
Surrey -24 1 - -
Graphite
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 5 (83.33%) DevOps
1 5 (83.33%) Grafana
2 4 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (66.67%) Kibana
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Sensu
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB

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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) GitLab
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Kafka
2 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (16.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) AWK
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Go
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
1 2 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (16.67%) Ceph
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) etcd
2 1 (16.67%) flannel
2 1 (16.67%) GlusterFS
2 1 (16.67%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Grafana
2 4 (66.67%) Kibana
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Mesos
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) Salt
4 2 (33.33%) StatsD
4 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
5 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (16.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
5 1 (16.67%) rkt
5 1 (16.67%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) New Relic
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft