Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Mongrel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mongrel over the 6 months to 24 September 2017 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.

Mongrel HTTP Library and Server
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 847 836
Rank change year-on-year -15 -11 +13
Contract jobs citing Mongrel 14 32 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.030% 0.065%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.086% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 70
UK median daily rate £488 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £360 £475 £263
90th Percentile £550 £608 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £335
% change year-on-year -2.50% +49.25% -35.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Mongrel is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16293 19800 20539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.74% 18.56% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10568 13056 12926
UK median daily rate £438 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 498 674
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £42.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.52% +3.65% +14.29%

Mongrel
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mongrel in the UK

Mongrel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mongrel in the UK

Mongrel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mongrel over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mongrel in the UK

Mongrel
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 Mongrel within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 2017. 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 +9 13 £488 -2.50%
UK excluding London +22 9 £488 -2.50%
South West - 7 £475 -
London +3 4 £540 +8.00%
East of England -4 2 £506 -19.00%

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mongrel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mongrel.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Apache
1 14 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) SSL
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) Google
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 14 (100.00%) Xen
1 14 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (100.00%) Jetty
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 14 (100.00%) Open Source
1 14 (100.00%) Puppet
1 14 (100.00%) nginx
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
1 14 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (92.86%) Travis CI
2 13 (92.86%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration

Mongrel
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 14 (100.00%) Apache
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) Jetty
1 14 (100.00%) nginx
1 14 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 14 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (92.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) HTTP
1 14 (100.00%) SSL
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) FTP
2 13 (92.86%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
1 13 (92.86%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (92.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
1 14 (100.00%) Open Source
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Google
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft