Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 590 766 650
Rank change year-on-year +176 -116 +65
Contract jobs citing Mesos 16 95 233
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.23% 0.70% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 57 167
Median daily rate £563 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +9.09% +6.02%
10th Percentile £450 £513 £433
90th Percentile £663 £725 £743
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £600 £550
% change year-on-year -33.33% +9.09% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,865 13,477 13,205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.78% 14.74% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,479 8,956 8,781
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £285 £310 £275
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 339 315
Median hourly rate £23.35 £20.00 £18.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.73% +6.89% -18.65%
10th Percentile £13.05 £12.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £50.63 £49.60 £50.00
Median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% +2.94% -15.00%

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 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Mesos in the UK

Mesos
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 Mesos within the UK over the 6 months to 31 May 2020. 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 +156 16 £563 -8.16% 1
London +116 15 £600 -4.00% 1
UK excluding London +164 1 £400 -33.33%
South West +60 1 £400 -38.46%
Work from Home - 1 £525 -

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 (93.75%) Docker
2 13 (81.25%) Kubernetes
2 13 (81.25%) DevOps
3 11 (68.75%) Microservices
4 9 (56.25%) Ansible
5 8 (50.00%) GCP
5 8 (50.00%) Terraform
6 6 (37.50%) Public Cloud
6 6 (37.50%) Banking
6 6 (37.50%) Google
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Marathon
9 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 3 (18.75%) Kafka
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) JIRA
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
9 3 (18.75%) AWS
9 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
9 3 (18.75%) Requirements Gathering
10 2 (12.50%) webpack
10 2 (12.50%) Node.js
10 2 (12.50%) Confluence
10 2 (12.50%) Planning Poker
10 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
10 2 (12.50%) BDD
10 2 (12.50%) Puppet
10 2 (12.50%) REST
10 2 (12.50%) Redis
10 2 (12.50%) Big Data

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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) GCP
2 3 (18.75%) AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (6.25%) NuGet
3 1 (6.25%) Serverless
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Ignite
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) HBase
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Babel
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) webpack
3 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
3 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.25%) GitLab
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Architect
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior UI Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Kafka
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) React
2 2 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (6.25%) Enzyme
3 1 (6.25%) Jest
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) Redux
3 1 (6.25%) RxJS
3 1 (6.25%) Sass
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
3 1 (6.25%) Spring WebFlux
3 1 (6.25%) WebdriverIO
3 1 (6.25%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) CoreOS
2 1 (6.25%) DC/OS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) DevOps
2 11 (68.75%) Microservices
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Gathering
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Burndown Charts
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Science
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Planning Poker
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Sprint Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum-ban
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Go
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) Python
1 2 (12.50%) Scala
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Clojure
2 1 (6.25%) ES6
2 1 (6.25%) ES7
2 1 (6.25%) ES8
2 1 (6.25%) Java 8
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Kubernetes
2 9 (56.25%) Ansible
3 8 (50.00%) Terraform
4 4 (25.00%) Marathon
5 2 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (12.50%) Nagios
5 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Brooklyn
6 1 (6.25%) Istio
6 1 (6.25%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (6.25%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
2 1 (6.25%) Dynatrace
2 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks
2 1 (6.25%) MapR
2 1 (6.25%) Splunk