Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Mesos skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mesos over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 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.

Apache Mesos
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 823 587 729
Rank change year-on-year -236 +142 +8
Contract jobs citing Mesos 17 18 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.043% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.12% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 22
10th Percentile - £463 £450
25th Percentile £500 £538 £488
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £625 £600
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £738 £675 £716
90th Percentile £750 £698 £738
UK excluding London median daily rate £725 - £475
% change year-on-year - - -13.64%

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14,033 7,014 10,650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.28% 16.88% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,107 4,945 7,338
10th Percentile £363 £313 £263
25th Percentile £463 £406 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £575 £588
90th Percentile £713 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 158 281
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.65 £12.44
25th Percentile £15.56 £16.07 £14.13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -21.57% +41.67% +2.86%
75th Percentile £45.60 £53.00 £28.75
90th Percentile £65.40 £63.63 £48.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -21.28% +34.29% -

Mesos
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mesos as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mesos in the UK

Mesos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mesos.

Daily rate trend for Mesos in the UK

Mesos
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mesos over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Mesos in the UK

Mesos
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mesos within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -198 11 £638 +2.00% 11
London -188 8 £575 -8.00% 9
Work from Home -147 6 £500 - 4
UK excluding London - 3 £725 - 2
North of England - 2 £725 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £725 -
East of England - 1 £575 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Mesos 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 Mesos.

1 15 (88.24%) Docker
2 13 (76.47%) Kubernetes
3 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
3 12 (70.59%) Marathon
4 10 (58.82%) Terraform
4 10 (58.82%) Java
5 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
6 8 (47.06%) AWS
6 8 (47.06%) Python
6 8 (47.06%) DevOps
6 8 (47.06%) GitHub
6 8 (47.06%) CI/CD
7 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (35.29%) JIRA
8 6 (35.29%) JUnit
8 6 (35.29%) Bash
8 6 (35.29%) Confluence
8 6 (35.29%) Microservices
8 6 (35.29%) Ansible
8 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure as Code
9 5 (29.41%) Social Skills
9 5 (29.41%) Go
9 5 (29.41%) Linux
9 5 (29.41%) MySQL
9 5 (29.41%) Scrum
9 5 (29.41%) Maven
10 4 (23.53%) JSON
10 4 (23.53%) JSR 170
10 4 (23.53%) YAML
10 4 (23.53%) Groovy

Mesos
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 6 (35.29%) Confluence
2 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (23.53%) Headless CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Magnolia
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) AWS
1 8 (47.06%) GitHub
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon EKS
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon S3
3 3 (17.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (11.76%) Azure
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Snowflake
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.88%) CloudFront
5 1 (5.88%) GCP
5 1 (5.88%) Route 53
5 1 (5.88%) Serverless
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) SMTP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
3 6 (35.29%) JIRA
3 6 (35.29%) JUnit
4 5 (29.41%) Maven
5 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
5 2 (11.76%) GitLab
5 2 (11.76%) Gradle
5 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
5 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (11.76%) Mockito
6 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.88%) CircleCI
6 1 (5.88%) Liquibase
General
1 5 (29.41%) Social Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) CMS Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Python Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Site Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) JSON
1 4 (23.53%) JSR 170
1 4 (23.53%) YAML
2 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.88%) GraphQL
3 1 (5.88%) Kafka
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) POSIX
3 1 (5.88%) PySpark
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) CI/CD
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure as Code
3 6 (35.29%) Microservices
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Epics
5 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Automation
5 4 (23.53%) Sprint Planning
6 3 (17.65%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) OOD
7 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
7 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Bash
4 5 (29.41%) Go
5 4 (23.53%) Groovy
5 4 (23.53%) Java 8
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Kubernetes
2 12 (70.59%) Marathon
3 10 (58.82%) Terraform
4 6 (35.29%) Ansible
5 4 (23.53%) Kibana
5 4 (23.53%) Puppet
6 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (5.88%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (5.88%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) New Relic
2 2 (11.76%) AppDynamics
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow