Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Grafana skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grafana over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 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.

Grafana
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 343 389 555
Rank change year-on-year +46 +166 +25
Contract jobs citing Grafana 451 99 258
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.70% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.48% 2.38% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 73 163
10th Percentile £418 £400 £369
25th Percentile £500 £461 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £650 £625 £600
90th Percentile £688 £725 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £520 £525
% change year-on-year +5.77% -0.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
10th Percentile £68.75 " £38.63
25th Percentile £70.63 " £39.19
Median hourly rate £77.50 - £40.75
75th Percentile £81.25 " £41.69
90th Percentile " " £41.88
UK median hourly rate £77.50 - £40.75

Grafana is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10,058 4,167 12,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.70% 16.12% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,210 2,911 8,408
10th Percentile £350 £313 £294
25th Percentile £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £530 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% - -
75th Percentile £625 £588 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 69 252
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £12.25
25th Percentile £16.00 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £42.50 £39.00 £37.50
90th Percentile £59.98 £49.00 £51.36
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £19.39 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.62% -7.67% +20.00%

Grafana
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Grafana as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Grafana in England

Grafana
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Grafana in England

Grafana
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Grafana in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Grafana in England

Grafana
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Grafana in England.

Hourly rate trend for Grafana in England

Grafana
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grafana within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
London +2 270 £570 -5.00% 74
North of England -44 54 £525 +11.11% 29
South East -43 48 £530 +1.92% 19
North West -28 29 £525 +27.27% 15
Midlands -53 25 £540 +11.57% 25
West Midlands -44 21 £540 +11.57% 12
East of England -30 20 £575 +14.14% 7
Yorkshire -43 14 £388 -26.19% 10
North East -12 11 £544 +15.08% 4
South West -42 8 £500 -13.04% 7
East Midlands - 4 £518 - 13
Grafana
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Grafana 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 across the England region with a requirement for Grafana.

1 304 (67.41%) Prometheus
2 255 (56.54%) Kubernetes
3 247 (54.77%) Docker
4 217 (48.12%) AWS
5 214 (47.45%) DevOps
6 182 (40.35%) Java
7 178 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
8 174 (38.58%) Jenkins
9 161 (35.70%) Terraform
10 154 (34.15%) Microservices
11 142 (31.49%) Python
12 124 (27.49%) Linux
13 109 (24.17%) Ansible
14 97 (21.51%) Security Cleared
15 94 (20.84%) Azure
16 93 (20.62%) Git (software)
17 91 (20.18%) TDD
18 88 (19.51%) Kafka
19 86 (19.07%) Infrastructure as Code
20 83 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
21 82 (18.18%) GCP
22 80 (17.74%) Kibana
23 75 (16.63%) Splunk
24 72 (15.96%) JavaScript
25 70 (15.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
26 69 (15.30%) Open Source
27 67 (14.86%) BDD
27 67 (14.86%) Software Engineering
27 67 (14.86%) Scrum
28 64 (14.19%) JIRA

Grafana
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 50 (11.09%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (7.32%) Confluence
3 26 (5.76%) Apache Airflow
3 26 (5.76%) OpenStack
4 21 (4.66%) Apache Spark
5 19 (4.21%) nginx
6 17 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.33%) Appian
8 4 (0.89%) Apache
8 4 (0.89%) JBoss
9 3 (0.67%) Jetty
10 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.44%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.77%) assyst
2 2 (0.44%) Magento
2 2 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 217 (48.12%) AWS
2 94 (20.84%) Azure
3 82 (18.18%) GCP
4 62 (13.75%) GitHub
5 34 (7.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 30 (6.65%) Amazon EKS
7 29 (6.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 29 (6.43%) Amazon S3
8 28 (6.21%) Amazon ECS
9 23 (5.10%) Slack
10 22 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
10 22 (4.88%) OpenShift
11 18 (3.99%) Datadog
12 14 (3.10%) PaaS
13 13 (2.88%) Serverless
14 12 (2.66%) Akamai
14 12 (2.66%) Google Analytics
15 11 (2.44%) Route 53
16 10 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
16 10 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.33%) DNS
2 14 (3.10%) HTTP
3 11 (2.44%) 3GPP
3 11 (2.44%) SGSN
3 11 (2.44%) Software-Defined Networking
3 11 (2.44%) SSL
4 10 (2.22%) VPN
5 8 (1.77%) Firewall
5 8 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.55%) SNMP
7 6 (1.33%) VLAN
8 4 (0.89%) DHCP
8 4 (0.89%) Kerberos
8 4 (0.89%) Skype
9 3 (0.67%) 5G
9 3 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.44%) MQTT
10 2 (0.44%) OpenVPN
10 2 (0.44%) SSH
10 2 (0.44%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.09%) PostgreSQL
2 45 (9.98%) NoSQL
3 34 (7.54%) MongoDB
4 33 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 30 (6.65%) Redis
6 29 (6.43%) Hadoop
7 20 (4.43%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.77%) Big Data
9 13 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
9 13 (2.88%) RDBMS
10 9 (2.00%) InfluxDB
10 9 (2.00%) MySQL
11 7 (1.55%) Couchbase
11 7 (1.55%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.33%) SQL Server
13 5 (1.11%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.11%) HBase
13 5 (1.11%) Power BI
14 4 (0.89%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 174 (38.58%) Jenkins
2 93 (20.62%) Git (software)
3 64 (14.19%) JIRA
4 52 (11.53%) GitLab
5 46 (10.20%) Gatling
6 41 (9.09%) Gradle
6 41 (9.09%) Maven
7 33 (7.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 32 (7.10%) Artifactory
9 24 (5.32%) Mockito
9 24 (5.32%) Selenium
10 22 (4.88%) JUnit
11 20 (4.43%) JMeter
12 11 (2.44%) SonarQube
13 10 (2.22%) LoadRunner
14 8 (1.77%) Bitbucket
14 8 (1.77%) Cypress.io
14 8 (1.77%) NeoLoad
14 8 (1.77%) Postman
15 7 (1.55%) Cucumber
General
1 62 (13.75%) Social Skills
2 57 (12.64%) Public Sector
3 55 (12.20%) Finance
4 38 (8.43%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.43%) Banking
5 20 (4.43%) Marketing
6 12 (2.66%) Influencing Skills
7 11 (2.44%) Retail
8 10 (2.22%) Electronics
8 10 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 9 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.00%) Presentation Skills
10 6 (1.33%) Games
11 4 (0.89%) Automotive
12 1 (0.22%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.22%) Front Office
12 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (29.05%) Developer
2 114 (25.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 50 (11.09%) AWS Engineer
4 42 (9.31%) Java Developer
5 37 (8.20%) Site Engineer
5 37 (8.20%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 32 (7.10%) Senior Developer
7 29 (6.43%) Scala Developer
8 24 (5.32%) AWS DevOps
8 24 (5.32%) Platform Engineer
8 24 (5.32%) Software Engineer
9 23 (5.10%) Java Engineer
9 23 (5.10%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 22 (4.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 22 (4.88%) Data Engineer
10 22 (4.88%) Senior DevOps
11 19 (4.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 18 (3.99%) Lead DevOps
12 18 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
13 17 (3.77%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (19.51%) Kafka
2 61 (13.53%) Elastic Stack
3 59 (13.08%) Web Services
4 54 (11.97%) .NET
5 51 (11.31%) Spring
6 47 (10.42%) Node.js
7 44 (9.76%) RESTful
8 39 (8.65%) REST
9 36 (7.98%) Play Framework
10 34 (7.54%) React
11 32 (7.10%) Akka
11 32 (7.10%) JSON
12 27 (5.99%) Spring Boot
13 25 (5.54%) CSS
13 25 (5.54%) HTML
14 21 (4.66%) spray
14 21 (4.66%) YAML
15 20 (4.43%) SOAP
16 19 (4.21%) RabbitMQ
17 18 (3.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.65%) Public Cloud
2 23 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.21%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (3.77%) Cloud Native
5 11 (2.44%) Derivative
6 9 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.55%) Legacy Code
8 6 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.33%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.11%) PKI
9 5 (1.11%) Replication
10 4 (0.89%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.67%) Legacy Applications
12 2 (0.44%) FMCG
12 2 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.44%) Over-the-Top Content
12 2 (0.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 124 (27.49%) Linux
2 33 (7.32%) Unix
3 13 (2.88%) Debian
3 13 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (2.66%) Windows
5 9 (2.00%) VMS
6 8 (1.77%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.33%) CentOS
8 5 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.89%) Solaris
10 3 (0.67%) Android
10 3 (0.67%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.22%) HPUX
11 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.22%) Slackware
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (47.45%) DevOps
2 178 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (34.15%) Microservices
4 91 (20.18%) TDD
5 86 (19.07%) Infrastructure as Code
6 83 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (15.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 69 (15.30%) Open Source
9 67 (14.86%) BDD
9 67 (14.86%) Scrum
9 67 (14.86%) Software Engineering
10 59 (13.08%) Software Delivery
11 56 (12.42%) Analytics
12 45 (9.98%) High Availability
13 43 (9.53%) Test Automation
14 40 (8.87%) Configuration Management
14 40 (8.87%) Pair Programming
15 39 (8.65%) Continuous Delivery
15 39 (8.65%) Unit Testing
16 36 (7.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 182 (40.35%) Java
2 142 (31.49%) Python
3 72 (15.96%) JavaScript
4 63 (13.97%) Scala
4 63 (13.97%) SQL
5 57 (12.64%) Bash Shell
6 41 (9.09%) Go
7 39 (8.65%) C#
8 23 (5.10%) Groovy
9 15 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 14 (3.10%) Perl
11 11 (2.44%) TypeScript
12 10 (2.22%) Java 11
12 10 (2.22%) Ruby
13 8 (1.77%) PHP
14 7 (1.55%) C++
14 7 (1.55%) ES6
14 7 (1.55%) Java 8
15 6 (1.33%) VB
16 5 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (21.51%) Security Cleared
2 51 (11.31%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.55%) Degree
4 9 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.55%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.67%) ISEB
7 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.21%) QA
2 11 (2.44%) OASIS TOSCA
2 11 (2.44%) SLA
3 10 (2.22%) Accessibility
4 6 (1.33%) WCAG
5 4 (0.89%) GDPR
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 247 (54.77%) Docker
2 17 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (3.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (2.44%) KVM
4 11 (2.44%) LXC
5 8 (1.77%) NFS
6 7 (1.55%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (1.11%) HDFS
7 5 (1.11%) vCloud
8 4 (0.89%) vSphere
9 3 (0.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 304 (67.41%) Prometheus
2 255 (56.54%) Kubernetes
3 161 (35.70%) Terraform
4 109 (24.17%) Ansible
5 80 (17.74%) Kibana
6 45 (9.98%) Rancher
7 39 (8.65%) Nagios
8 27 (5.99%) ZABBIX
9 26 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (4.88%) Bosun
10 22 (4.88%) Istio
11 21 (4.66%) Fluentd
12 20 (4.43%) Consul
13 19 (4.21%) logstash
13 19 (4.21%) VictorOps
14 17 (3.77%) Puppet
15 16 (3.55%) Packer
16 12 (2.66%) Cloudify
17 11 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
17 11 (2.44%) Juju
Vendors
1 75 (16.63%) Splunk
2 43 (9.53%) Google
3 35 (7.76%) Oracle
4 34 (7.54%) Red Hat
5 32 (7.10%) New Relic
6 29 (6.43%) Dynatrace
7 28 (6.21%) AppDynamics
8 24 (5.32%) Atlassian
9 19 (4.21%) IBM
10 16 (3.55%) Microsoft
10 16 (3.55%) Spiceworks
11 14 (3.10%) VMware
12 13 (2.88%) Mirantis
12 13 (2.88%) SAP
13 11 (2.44%) Cisco
13 11 (2.44%) Ericsson
13 11 (2.44%) Juniper
14 7 (1.55%) SolarWinds
15 6 (1.33%) MuleSoft
16 5 (1.11%) Sonatype