Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 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.

Apache Mesos
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 643 713 754
Rank change year-on-year +70 +41 +98
Contract jobs citing Mesos 230 129 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.76% 1.31% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 96 122
UK median daily rate £550 £531 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -3.41% +0.92%
10th Percentile £438 £394 £426
90th Percentile £749 £625 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 13,034 9,883 11,469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.05% 10.86% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,661 6,522 7,314
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 226 276
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.30% -14.44% +12.33%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year - -24.73% +15.18%

Mesos
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mesos in the UK

Mesos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mesos in the UK

Mesos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mesos over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mesos in the UK

Mesos
Top 10 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 20 June 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
England +52 211 £550 - 28
London +68 186 £556 -0.67% 17
UK excluding London -32 42 £550 +10.00% 13
Scotland -26 16 £650 +44.44%
North of England -33 11 £450 -18.18% 2
South East -29 10 £550 +15.79% 4
Yorkshire -12 7 £425 -22.73%
East of England +13 4 £800 -
North West -22 4 £450 -25.00% 2
Wales -12 1 £450 +5.88% 1

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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.

1 182 (79.13%) Docker
2 157 (68.26%) Amazon AWS
3 149 (64.78%) Kubernetes
4 147 (63.91%) DevOps
5 113 (49.13%) Python
6 108 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
7 107 (46.52%) Java
8 85 (36.96%) Linux
9 82 (35.65%) Ruby
10 80 (34.78%) Git (software)
11 74 (32.17%) TDD
11 74 (32.17%) Jenkins
12 71 (30.87%) Microservices
13 69 (30.00%) Ansible
14 64 (27.83%) Bash Shell
15 59 (25.65%) Maven
16 58 (25.22%) Puppet
17 56 (24.35%) Kafka
17 56 (24.35%) Terraform
18 52 (22.61%) BDD
18 52 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
18 52 (22.61%) Scrum
19 50 (21.74%) NoSQL
20 47 (20.43%) Sonatype Nexus
21 46 (20.00%) E-Commerce
22 45 (19.57%) Opscode Chef
23 44 (19.13%) Google Cloud Platform
23 44 (19.13%) Marathon
24 43 (18.70%) GitLab
25 42 (18.26%) Configuration Management

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 37 (16.09%) Apache
1 37 (16.09%) Apache Spark
2 35 (15.22%) Cloud Foundry
3 19 (8.26%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.91%) Confluence
6 5 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.74%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.30%) nginx
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (2.61%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 157 (68.26%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (19.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 39 (16.96%) GitHub
4 36 (15.65%) Heroku
5 34 (14.78%) npm
6 32 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (12.17%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (10.87%) Bluemix
8 25 (10.87%) IBM Cloud
8 25 (10.87%) Serverless
9 24 (10.43%) OpenShift
10 22 (9.57%) Amazon S3
10 22 (9.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (9.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 13 (5.65%) AWS Lambda
13 12 (5.22%) PaaS
13 12 (5.22%) SaaS
14 9 (3.91%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (3.48%) IaaS
16 4 (1.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.09%) DNS
2 13 (5.65%) HTTP
3 10 (4.35%) FTP
3 10 (4.35%) SSL
3 10 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.87%) Firewall
4 2 (0.87%) Internet
5 1 (0.43%) DSL
5 1 (0.43%) DVB
5 1 (0.43%) IPsec
5 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.43%) Multicast
5 1 (0.43%) SMTP
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.74%) NoSQL
2 40 (17.39%) Big Data
3 28 (12.17%) Relational Database
4 27 (11.74%) RDBMS
5 25 (10.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (10.43%) MongoDB
7 22 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (9.13%) Hadoop
9 15 (6.52%) Redis
10 8 (3.48%) Apache Kudu
11 7 (3.04%) MySQL
12 6 (2.61%) DB2
12 6 (2.61%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.74%) HBase
14 3 (1.30%) Blockchain
15 1 (0.43%) Flink
15 1 (0.43%) InfluxDB
15 1 (0.43%) OpenTSDB
15 1 (0.43%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 80 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 74 (32.17%) Jenkins
3 59 (25.65%) Maven
4 47 (20.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 43 (18.70%) GitLab
6 37 (16.09%) SonarQube
7 33 (14.35%) Ant
8 28 (12.17%) Gerrit
9 14 (6.09%) Gradle
10 12 (5.22%) JMeter
10 12 (5.22%) The Grinder
11 10 (4.35%) JIRA
12 8 (3.48%) Bitbucket
13 6 (2.61%) Checkstyle
14 5 (2.17%) Apache Ivy
14 5 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (2.17%) IBM UrbanCode
14 5 (2.17%) TeamCity
15 4 (1.74%) GoCD
16 3 (1.30%) Travis CI
General
1 42 (18.26%) Finance
2 16 (6.96%) Banking
3 11 (4.78%) Retail
4 4 (1.74%) Law
5 2 (0.87%) Publishing
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (42.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (20.43%) Senior DevOps
2 47 (20.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 46 (20.00%) Developer
3 46 (20.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 31 (13.48%) AWS Engineer
5 29 (12.61%) AWS DevOps
6 24 (10.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 21 (9.13%) Java Developer
8 15 (6.52%) Consultant
9 14 (6.09%) Cloud Engineer
10 13 (5.65%) Operations Engineer
10 13 (5.65%) Scala Developer
11 11 (4.78%) Platform Engineer
12 10 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
13 9 (3.91%) Architect
14 8 (3.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 7 (3.04%) Head of DevOps
16 6 (2.61%) Cloud Consultant
16 6 (2.61%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (24.35%) Kafka
2 41 (17.83%) Web Services
3 39 (16.96%) Node.js
4 30 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
5 21 (9.13%) REST
6 17 (7.39%) Akka
7 16 (6.96%) SOAP
8 15 (6.52%) CSS
8 15 (6.52%) HTML
8 15 (6.52%) HTML5
9 13 (5.65%) RESTful
10 12 (5.22%) AngularJS
10 12 (5.22%) Elastic Stack
10 12 (5.22%) React
10 12 (5.22%) Spring
10 12 (5.22%) Spring Boot
11 11 (4.78%) ActiveMQ
12 10 (4.35%) OAuth
12 10 (4.35%) OAuth2
12 10 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.22%) iPad
2 24 (10.43%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (8.70%) Fintech
4 18 (7.83%) Data Centre
5 17 (7.39%) Public Cloud
6 13 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.35%) Credit Risk
8 9 (3.91%) Clustering
9 8 (3.48%) Algorithms
10 5 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.17%) User Experience
10 5 (2.17%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.74%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (1.30%) Wiki
13 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 85 (36.96%) Linux
2 14 (6.09%) Windows
3 13 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (5.65%) Unix
4 12 (5.22%) DC/OS
5 9 (3.91%) CoreOS
6 6 (2.61%) CentOS
7 5 (2.17%) Solaris
8 2 (0.87%) Mesosphere
8 2 (0.87%) SmartOS
8 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.43%) Debian
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (63.91%) DevOps
2 108 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (32.17%) TDD
4 71 (30.87%) Microservices
5 52 (22.61%) BDD
5 52 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (22.61%) Scrum
6 46 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 42 (18.26%) Configuration Management
8 30 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (9.57%) Migration
9 22 (9.57%) Software Engineering
10 18 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (7.39%) Load Balancing
11 17 (7.39%) Open Source
12 16 (6.96%) Continuous Deployment
13 15 (6.52%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 14 (6.09%) High Availability
14 14 (6.09%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 113 (49.13%) Python
2 107 (46.52%) Java
3 82 (35.65%) Ruby
4 64 (27.83%) Bash Shell
5 40 (17.39%) Groovy
6 34 (14.78%) Scala
7 30 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 27 (11.74%) Java 8
9 24 (10.43%) Perl
10 16 (6.96%) Clojure
11 10 (4.35%) ES6
11 10 (4.35%) Go
11 10 (4.35%) PowerShell
12 9 (3.91%) SQL
13 7 (3.04%) PHP
14 6 (2.61%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.87%) AWK
15 2 (0.87%) C++
15 2 (0.87%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (3.04%) SC Cleared
1 7 (3.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.74%) Degree
3 2 (0.87%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.96%) GCP
2 2 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 182 (79.13%) Docker
2 10 (4.35%) HDFS
3 5 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.30%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) etcd
6 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) KVM
6 1 (0.43%) LXC
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 149 (64.78%) Kubernetes
2 69 (30.00%) Ansible
3 58 (25.22%) Puppet
4 56 (24.35%) Terraform
5 45 (19.57%) Opscode Chef
6 44 (19.13%) Marathon
7 39 (16.96%) Consul
8 21 (9.13%) Packer
9 11 (4.78%) Grafana
9 11 (4.78%) Rancher
10 9 (3.91%) Nagios
10 9 (3.91%) Salt
11 8 (3.48%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (3.04%) Capistrano
12 7 (3.04%) Prometheus
13 5 (2.17%) Graphite
13 5 (2.17%) Kibana
14 4 (1.74%) CloudForms
14 4 (1.74%) yum
15 2 (0.87%) Icinga
Vendors
1 30 (13.04%) IBM
2 19 (8.26%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.78%) Splunk
4 9 (3.91%) Atlassian
4 9 (3.91%) Oracle
5 8 (3.48%) Google
6 7 (3.04%) Cloudera
7 6 (2.61%) Brocade
7 6 (2.61%) F5
7 6 (2.61%) SaltStack
7 6 (2.61%) Sonatype
8 3 (1.30%) Capita
8 3 (1.30%) VMware
9 2 (0.87%) New Relic
10 1 (0.43%) DataCash
10 1 (0.43%) Dell
10 1 (0.43%) HP
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.43%) Symantec