Period
to 18 December 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 18 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.

Graphite
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 375 366
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +24
Contract jobs citing Graphite 15 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.089% 0.047% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 0.37% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
South East median daily rate £473 £523 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.57% - -
England median daily rate £510 £513 £485
% change year-on-year -0.49% +5.67% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 2,353 2,185 1,861
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.97% 12.92% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,382 1,346 1,081
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 62 60
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £14.75 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -48.70% +43.75%
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.15 £47.50 £59.31
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +3.65%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Surrey -7 8 £463 -20.40% 2
Thames Valley +29 5 £500 - 3
Berkshire +2 5 £500 - 3
Hampshire - 2 £400 -
Graphite
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Grafana
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) DevOps
4 6 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Nagios
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (33.33%) Puppet
5 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (26.67%) Open Source
6 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (26.67%) ProC
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Unix
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (26.67%) Netcool
6 4 (26.67%) Docker
7 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (20.00%) NeoLoad
7 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Kafka
7 3 (20.00%) Artifactory
7 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes

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 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) nginx
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (6.67%) GitHub
4 1 (6.67%) Quay.io
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) SMPP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) ProC
3 3 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (20.00%) Gatling
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (20.00%) JMeter
3 3 (20.00%) NeoLoad
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (20.00%) TestNG
4 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.67%) GitLab
5 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
5 1 (6.67%) PyCharm
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Monitoring Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (20.00%) Kafka
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) REST
3 2 (13.33%) Sensu
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) SDET
5 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Go
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
2 1 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (6.67%) Ceph
2 1 (6.67%) etcd
2 1 (6.67%) flannel
2 1 (6.67%) GlusterFS
2 1 (6.67%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Grafana
2 5 (33.33%) Nagios
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (26.67%) Netcool
4 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (13.33%) Ansible
5 2 (13.33%) HAProxy
5 2 (13.33%) Kibana
5 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
6 1 (6.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (6.67%) logstash
6 1 (6.67%) Mesos
6 1 (6.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (6.67%) Prometheus
6 1 (6.67%) rkt
6 1 (6.67%) Salt
6 1 (6.67%) StatsD
6 1 (6.67%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) New Relic
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk