Period
to 10 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for VictorOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VictorOps over the 6 months to 10 April 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.

Splunk VictorOps
UK
6 months to
10 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 693 867 -
Rank change year-on-year +174 - -
Contract jobs citing VictorOps 1 3 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.003% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.011% 0.021% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £700 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.74% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

VictorOps 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 8,732 14,236 12,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.52% 14.73% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,704 9,493 8,692
Median daily rate £500 £500 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £310 £275
90th Percentile £663 £669 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 298 347 288
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -14.11%
10th Percentile £12.68 £12.00 £11.58
90th Percentile £48.02 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.87
% change year-on-year +2.86% +10.31% -18.64%

VictorOps
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VictorOps in the UK

VictorOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for VictorOps in the UK

VictorOps
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VictorOps within the UK over the 6 months to 10 April 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 +183 1 £700 +21.74%
London +147 1 £700 +21.74%

For the 6 months to 10 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing VictorOps 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 VictorOps.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) GCUX
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) RHCA
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) LPIC
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

VictorOps
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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Development
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Task Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GCUX
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) LPIC
1 1 (100.00%) RHCA
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk