Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Ceph skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ceph over the 6 months to 11 December 2019 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.

Ceph
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 782 888 897
Rank change year-on-year +106 +9 -42
Contract jobs citing Ceph 5 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.027% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.040% 0.17% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 3
UK median daily rate £481 £520 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.45% -5.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £383 £456 £485
90th Percentile £500 £725 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £525 -
% change year-on-year -8.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Ceph is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12,433 16,068 13,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.48% 15.25% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,151 10,505 8,464
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.18%
10th Percentile £163 £180 £156
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +1.23% +8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 714 893 707
UK median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.27 £46.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.20 £15.85 £15.00
% change year-on-year +2.21% +5.67% -

Ceph
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ceph as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ceph over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ceph in the UK

Ceph
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ceph within the UK over the 6 months to 11 December 2019. 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
England +96 5 £481 -7.45%
UK excluding London +78 5 £481 -8.33%
East of England +36 3 £500 -4.76%
South East +60 1 £375 -
South West - 1 £463 -

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Ceph 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 with a requirement for Ceph.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Google
2 4 (80.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) GCP
2 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Grafana
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Prometheus
3 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Aruba
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco

Ceph
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
1 4 (80.00%) GCP
2 3 (60.00%) Azure
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (20.00%) Architecture Roadmap
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (60.00%) Grafana
2 3 (60.00%) Prometheus
3 1 (20.00%) FreeIPA
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Google
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Aruba
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) VMware