Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for StatsD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited StatsD over the 6 months to 19 July 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.

Etsy StatsD
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 838 889 819
Rank change year-on-year +51 -70 +42
Contract jobs citing StatsD 9 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.065% 0.058% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 20
UK median daily rate £538 £494 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.86% +9.72% -9.55%
10th Percentile £517 £388 £207
90th Percentile £630 £547 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

StatsD 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 13,793 13,691 10,523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.80% 13.23% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,259 9,099 6,957
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 369 233
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -15.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.98 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.57 £50.00 £47.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -23.91%

StatsD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for StatsD in the UK

StatsD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for StatsD in the UK

StatsD
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing StatsD within the UK over the 6 months to 19 July 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 +58 9 £538 +8.86%
London +49 5 £600 +20.00%
South East +26 4 £538 +2.38%
UK excluding London -1 4 £538 +2.38%

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing StatsD 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 StatsD.

1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Terraform
1 9 (100.00%) GoCD
1 9 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 7 (77.78%) Kafka
3 5 (55.56%) Go
3 5 (55.56%) collectd
3 5 (55.56%) Ansible
3 5 (55.56%) PagerDuty
3 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
3 5 (55.56%) Prometheus
3 5 (55.56%) Packer
3 5 (55.56%) Fluentd
4 4 (44.44%) SOLID
4 4 (44.44%) Lambda Expressions
4 4 (44.44%) Dropwizard
4 4 (44.44%) Immutable Server
4 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Java 9
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
4 4 (44.44%) Kotlin
4 4 (44.44%) Graphite
4 4 (44.44%) Datadog

StatsD
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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Spark
1 4 (44.44%) ColdFusion
1 4 (44.44%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Datadog
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) FTP
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) GoCD
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Gradle
2 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
2 4 (44.44%) Maven
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Scala Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Scala Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Kafka
2 4 (44.44%) Dropwizard
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Java SE
2 4 (44.44%) Lambda Expressions
2 4 (44.44%) LAMP
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (44.44%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (44.44%) Functional Programming
2 4 (44.44%) Immutable Server
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) OOP
2 4 (44.44%) OWASP
2 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
2 4 (44.44%) SOLID
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) Go
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Java 9
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Kotlin
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java 8
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Terraform
2 5 (55.56%) Ansible
2 5 (55.56%) collectd
2 5 (55.56%) Fluentd
2 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
2 5 (55.56%) Packer
2 5 (55.56%) Prometheus
3 4 (44.44%) Graphite
3 4 (44.44%) Kibana
3 4 (44.44%) logstash
3 4 (44.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) PagerDuty
2 4 (44.44%) New Relic
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle