Period
to 20 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Kibana skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kibana over the 6 months to 20 April 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.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK > England
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 461 508 555
Rank change year-on-year +47 +47 -17
Contract jobs citing Kibana 128 134 295
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.87% 1.78% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 88 167
10th Percentile £342 £365 £395
25th Percentile £419 £419 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £501 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +0.20% -4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £603
90th Percentile £725 £638 £661
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%

Kibana 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 6,832 7,544 13,122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.07% 14.62% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,882 5,254 8,992
10th Percentile £335 £263 £313
25th Percentile £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £592 £599 £594
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 198 290
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.42 £12.00
25th Percentile £16.25 £13.72 £14.00
Median hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year +30.00% -4.11% +4.29%
75th Percentile £44.43 £24.86 £27.44
90th Percentile £61.23 £43.66 £49.55
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £18.11 £18.50
% change year-on-year +32.56% -2.14% +5.71%

Kibana
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Kibana in England

Kibana
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Kibana in England

Kibana
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Kibana in England over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Kibana in England

Kibana
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for Kibana in England

Kibana
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 Kibana within the England region over the 6 months to 20 April 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 -52 36 £500 -4.76% 21
South East +67 21 £450 - 3
East of England +46 17 £700 +75.55% 2
North of England +52 10 £450 - 9
South West +59 7 £475 - 1
North East +34 7 £550 +30.18% 1
Midlands +28 3 £350 -5.08% 4
North West +27 3 £440 -29.60% 5
East Midlands - 2 £345 -
West Midlands +13 1 £450 +22.03% 4
Kibana
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Kibana 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 Kibana.

1 75 (58.59%) Python
2 73 (57.03%) Docker
3 69 (53.91%) Kubernetes
4 67 (52.34%) DevOps
5 64 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 61 (47.66%) Elastic Stack
7 60 (46.88%) Grafana
8 59 (46.09%) AWS
9 55 (42.97%) Git (software)
10 52 (40.63%) Elasticsearch
11 50 (39.06%) logstash
11 50 (39.06%) Linux
12 49 (38.28%) Kafka
13 45 (35.16%) Microservices
14 43 (33.59%) Security Cleared
15 42 (32.81%) Finance
16 41 (32.03%) Prometheus
16 41 (32.03%) Terraform
17 39 (30.47%) Bash Shell
17 39 (30.47%) Splunk
18 38 (29.69%) Azure
18 38 (29.69%) Java
19 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (27.34%) Perl
21 34 (26.56%) Visualisation
22 33 (25.78%) AppDynamics
23 31 (24.22%) Consul
23 31 (24.22%) Public Sector
23 31 (24.22%) Telecoms
24 30 (23.44%) GitLab

Kibana
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 52 (40.63%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (11.72%) Confluence
3 11 (8.59%) Apache
4 10 (7.81%) Apache Spark
4 10 (7.81%) nginx
5 6 (4.69%) JBoss
6 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.56%) Traefik
8 1 (0.78%) CMS
8 1 (0.78%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 59 (46.09%) AWS
2 38 (29.69%) Azure
3 27 (21.09%) Amazon EKS
4 13 (10.16%) GitHub
5 11 (8.59%) OpenShift
6 7 (5.47%) Google Analytics
6 7 (5.47%) PaaS
7 6 (4.69%) SaaS
8 3 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.34%) Slack
9 2 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.56%) GCP
9 2 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (0.78%) Apigee
10 1 (0.78%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) Internet
1 7 (5.47%) Kerberos
2 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.13%) HTTP
3 4 (3.13%) SSL
4 2 (1.56%) DNS
4 2 (1.56%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.78%) Broadband
5 1 (0.78%) DVB
5 1 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.78%) IPv4
5 1 (0.78%) IPv6
5 1 (0.78%) LAN
5 1 (0.78%) Multicast
5 1 (0.78%) SNMP
5 1 (0.78%) VLAN
5 1 (0.78%) WAN
5 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.81%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.81%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.03%) Geospatial Data
5 8 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 8 (6.25%) HBase
5 8 (6.25%) Impala
5 8 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.91%) Big Data
6 5 (3.91%) Redis
7 3 (2.34%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.34%) Tableau
8 2 (1.56%) MySQL
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 64 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 55 (42.97%) Git (software)
3 30 (23.44%) GitLab
4 25 (19.53%) JIRA
5 21 (16.41%) Artifactory
6 20 (15.63%) JUnit
7 17 (13.28%) Cucumber
8 12 (9.38%) Maven
9 10 (7.81%) Gatling
9 10 (7.81%) IntelliJ
9 10 (7.81%) SonarQube
9 10 (7.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (6.25%) LoadRunner
11 7 (5.47%) JMeter
12 6 (4.69%) Bitbucket
12 6 (4.69%) PyCharm
12 6 (4.69%) Selenium
12 6 (4.69%) TeamCity
12 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio
12 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 42 (32.81%) Finance
2 31 (24.22%) Public Sector
2 31 (24.22%) Telecoms
3 25 (19.53%) Electronics
3 25 (19.53%) Manufacturing
3 25 (19.53%) Marketing
4 5 (3.91%) Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Front Office
6 2 (1.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Military
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (31.25%) Developer
2 37 (28.91%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (11.72%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (10.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 12 (9.38%) Data Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.47%) Architect
7 7 (5.47%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (5.47%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Tester
9 5 (3.91%) Automation Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Big Data Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Data Scientist
9 5 (3.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (3.91%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 5 (3.91%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) AWS Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Cloud Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (47.66%) Elastic Stack
2 49 (38.28%) Kafka
3 17 (13.28%) Spring Boot
4 16 (12.50%) Node.js
4 16 (12.50%) REST
5 14 (10.94%) Apache NiFi
6 13 (10.16%) scikit-learn
6 13 (10.16%) TensorFlow
7 12 (9.38%) Web Services
8 10 (7.81%) Spring
9 8 (6.25%) HTML
9 8 (6.25%) Keras
9 8 (6.25%) PyTorch
10 7 (5.47%) CSS
10 7 (5.47%) Keycloak
10 7 (5.47%) SAML
11 6 (4.69%) RESTful
11 6 (4.69%) SOAP
12 5 (3.91%) JPA
12 5 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.69%) Analytical Mindset
3 6 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.56%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.78%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.78%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.78%) MPEG
6 1 (0.78%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.78%) STB
6 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (39.06%) Linux
2 14 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (7.81%) Windows
4 3 (2.34%) Android
4 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.34%) CentOS
4 3 (2.34%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.34%) DevOps
2 45 (35.16%) Microservices
3 37 (28.91%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (26.56%) Visualisation
5 29 (22.66%) Infrastructure as Code
6 26 (20.31%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (19.53%) Digital Marketing
7 25 (19.53%) Programme Management
8 24 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 21 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (12.50%) Open Source
10 16 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 12 (9.38%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.38%) Machine Learning
12 11 (8.59%) Analytics
12 11 (8.59%) Computer Science
12 11 (8.59%) Data Science
12 11 (8.59%) Deployment Automation
13 10 (7.81%) ETL
13 10 (7.81%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 75 (58.59%) Python
2 39 (30.47%) Bash Shell
3 38 (29.69%) Java
4 35 (27.34%) Perl
5 21 (16.41%) JavaScript
6 14 (10.94%) Scala
7 12 (9.38%) Ruby
8 8 (6.25%) Go
8 8 (6.25%) SQL
9 7 (5.47%) Java 8
9 7 (5.47%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.47%) R
10 3 (2.34%) C
10 3 (2.34%) C#
11 2 (1.56%) C++
11 2 (1.56%) Groovy
11 2 (1.56%) Haskell
11 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.56%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.78%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (33.59%) Security Cleared
2 26 (20.31%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.59%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (7.81%) Degree
5 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
5 1 (0.78%) CCNP
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.78%) MCSE
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) QA
1 6 (4.69%) WCAG
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 73 (57.03%) Docker
2 6 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.69%) HDFS
2 6 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.78%) GPFS
4 1 (0.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 69 (53.91%) Kubernetes
2 60 (46.88%) Grafana
3 50 (39.06%) logstash
4 41 (32.03%) Prometheus
4 41 (32.03%) Terraform
5 31 (24.22%) Consul
6 29 (22.66%) Ansible
6 29 (22.66%) Fluentd
7 25 (19.53%) Istio
7 25 (19.53%) Rancher
8 19 (14.84%) Puppet
9 15 (11.72%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (2.34%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (2.34%) HP ALM
11 2 (1.56%) Packer
12 1 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.78%) Graphite
12 1 (0.78%) Nagios
12 1 (0.78%) RANCID
12 1 (0.78%) rkt
Vendors
1 39 (30.47%) Splunk
2 33 (25.78%) AppDynamics
3 25 (19.53%) SAP
4 24 (18.75%) Google
5 20 (15.63%) Red Hat
6 9 (7.03%) Cloudera
7 6 (4.69%) New Relic
7 6 (4.69%) VMware
8 3 (2.34%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.34%) Dynatrace
8 3 (2.34%) HP
9 2 (1.56%) BT
9 2 (1.56%) Databricks
9 2 (1.56%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.56%) Informatica
9 2 (1.56%) Oracle
10 1 (0.78%) Cisco
10 1 (0.78%) ExtraHop
10 1 (0.78%) Remedy
10 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow