Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 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
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 535 427 573
Rank change year-on-year -108 +146 -65
Contract jobs citing Kibana 242 115 166
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.16% 2.04% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 91 107
10th Percentile £413 £350 £400
25th Percentile £500 £416 £426
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £692 £600 £575
90th Percentile £750 £725 £613
UK median daily rate £581 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +16.10% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
10th Percentile - £21.90 -
25th Percentile £75.00 £22.50 £46.75
Median hourly rate £80.00 £24.50 £48.50
Median % change year-on-year +226.53% -49.48% -
75th Percentile £85.00 £26.00 £50.25
90th Percentile - £26.30 -
UK median hourly rate £80.00 £24.50 £48.50
% change year-on-year +226.53% -49.48% -

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 11,196 5,625 9,630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.18% 16.52% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,197 3,982 6,703
10th Percentile £357 £313 £263
25th Percentile £463 £406 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £575 £599
90th Percentile £725 £650 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 117 241
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.73 £12.44
25th Percentile £15.50 £16.02 £14.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +37.14% -
75th Percentile £38.75 £50.00 £26.75
90th Percentile £63.25 £61.25 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -23.08% +44.44% +2.86%

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 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -61 161 £600 +20.60% 25
South West -50 16 £484 -15.87% 5
South East -56 14 £600 +23.08% 11
North of England -61 14 £485 +8.93% 1
Midlands -55 10 £443 +10.63% 3
North West -42 8 £589 +33.75%
West Midlands -48 7 £500 +11.11% 2
East of England -55 7 £675 -6.90% 8
Yorkshire -33 6 £300 -
East Midlands -29 3 £344 -1.71% 1
Kibana
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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.

1 127 (52.48%) Docker
2 121 (50.00%) Python
3 118 (48.76%) Elasticsearch
4 117 (48.35%) DevOps
4 117 (48.35%) Elastic Stack
5 100 (41.32%) Kubernetes
5 100 (41.32%) Jenkins
6 90 (37.19%) Java
7 88 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (35.12%) CI/CD
9 84 (34.71%) logstash
10 78 (32.23%) Azure
11 74 (30.58%) Kafka
11 74 (30.58%) Grafana
12 72 (29.75%) AWS
13 71 (29.34%) SQL
14 65 (26.86%) Git (software)
15 64 (26.45%) Ansible
16 63 (26.03%) Linux
17 62 (25.62%) JavaScript
18 61 (25.21%) PowerShell
18 61 (25.21%) Prometheus
19 57 (23.55%) Microservices
19 57 (23.55%) Security Cleared
20 55 (22.73%) Bash
21 48 (19.83%) Social Skills
22 47 (19.42%) Terraform
23 43 (17.77%) SonarQube
24 41 (16.94%) Finance
25 39 (16.12%) SC Cleared

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
1 118 (48.76%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (9.50%) Tomcat
3 22 (9.09%) Confluence
4 20 (8.26%) Apache Spark
5 13 (5.37%) Apache
6 11 (4.55%) GemFire
7 8 (3.31%) Appian
7 8 (3.31%) nginx
8 6 (2.48%) SAS
9 4 (1.65%) CMS
9 4 (1.65%) Headless CMS
9 4 (1.65%) Magnolia
10 3 (1.24%) IIS
10 3 (1.24%) Mule
11 2 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.83%) Jetty
12 1 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.41%) JBoss
12 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.48%) SPSS
1 6 (2.48%) Stata
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 78 (32.23%) Azure
2 72 (29.75%) AWS
3 28 (11.57%) GitHub
4 27 (11.16%) Azure Monitor
5 23 (9.50%) GCP
6 16 (6.61%) PaaS
7 14 (5.79%) SaaS
8 13 (5.37%) Power Platform
9 12 (4.96%) Azure Service Bus
9 12 (4.96%) OpenShift
10 9 (3.72%) Amazon S3
11 8 (3.31%) GitHub Actions
12 7 (2.89%) Serverless
13 6 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (2.48%) Amazon EKS
13 6 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (1.65%) IaaS
14 4 (1.65%) Microsoft 365
14 4 (1.65%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.20%) Internet
2 4 (1.65%) FTP
3 3 (1.24%) DNS
3 3 (1.24%) Firewall
3 3 (1.24%) HTTP
3 3 (1.24%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.24%) SSL
3 3 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.83%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.83%) Intranet
4 2 (0.83%) VSAN
5 1 (0.41%) NAS
5 1 (0.41%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.41%) SAN
5 1 (0.41%) SNMP
5 1 (0.41%) SSH
5 1 (0.41%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.05%) Hadoop
2 30 (12.40%) NoSQL
3 29 (11.98%) Big Data
4 25 (10.33%) MongoDB
5 24 (9.92%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (8.26%) Tableau
7 19 (7.85%) MySQL
7 19 (7.85%) Relational Database
8 17 (7.02%) Amazon RDS
9 16 (6.61%) RDBMS
10 13 (5.37%) Power BI
10 13 (5.37%) Redis
11 12 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (4.96%) Apache Hive
11 12 (4.96%) Flink
11 12 (4.96%) SQL Server
12 11 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
13 9 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (3.31%) Cloudant
15 7 (2.89%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 100 (41.32%) Jenkins
2 65 (26.86%) Git (software)
3 43 (17.77%) SonarQube
4 34 (14.05%) JIRA
5 32 (13.22%) Maven
6 30 (12.40%) JUnit
7 29 (11.98%) GitLab
8 28 (11.57%) Selenium
9 26 (10.74%) Cucumber
10 25 (10.33%) TeamCity
11 23 (9.50%) Gradle
12 22 (9.09%) JMeter
13 21 (8.68%) Sonatype Nexus
14 17 (7.02%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (6.20%) IntelliJ
16 14 (5.79%) Postman
17 13 (5.37%) Artifactory
18 9 (3.72%) Cypress.io
19 8 (3.31%) SoapUI
20 7 (2.89%) Bitbucket
General
1 48 (19.83%) Social Skills
2 41 (16.94%) Finance
3 35 (14.46%) Public Sector
4 21 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (7.85%) Front Office
6 17 (7.02%) Banking
7 14 (5.79%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.72%) Presentation Skills
9 8 (3.31%) Financial Institution
10 6 (2.48%) Electronics
10 6 (2.48%) Investment Banking
10 6 (2.48%) Manufacturing
10 6 (2.48%) Marketing
11 5 (2.07%) Influencing Skills
12 4 (1.65%) Advertising
12 4 (1.65%) Law
12 4 (1.65%) Retail
13 2 (0.83%) Back Office
13 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.41%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 77 (31.82%) Developer
2 60 (24.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (11.98%) Data Engineer
4 23 (9.50%) Java Developer
5 18 (7.44%) Big Data Engineer
6 16 (6.61%) Azure Developer
7 15 (6.20%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (5.79%) AWS DevOps
8 14 (5.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 14 (5.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (5.37%) Analyst
9 13 (5.37%) Cloud Developer
9 13 (5.37%) Software Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Senior DevOps
10 12 (4.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.55%) Electronics Engineer
12 10 (4.13%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.13%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (3.72%) Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.72%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (48.35%) Elastic Stack
2 74 (30.58%) Kafka
3 36 (14.88%) REST
3 36 (14.88%) Spring
4 31 (12.81%) React
5 30 (12.40%) Node.js
6 28 (11.57%) Spring Boot
7 27 (11.16%) AngularJS
7 27 (11.16%) HTML
8 23 (9.50%) CSS
9 21 (8.68%) Web Services
10 19 (7.85%) RESTful
11 17 (7.02%) .NET
11 17 (7.02%) JSON
12 16 (6.61%) Hibernate
13 12 (4.96%) jQuery
14 11 (4.55%) XML
15 10 (4.13%) Apache NiFi
16 9 (3.72%) ActiveMQ
16 9 (3.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 22 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 22 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 14 (5.79%) Private Cloud
4 11 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 11 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.48%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.07%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.07%) PKI
8 4 (1.65%) Legacy Code
8 4 (1.65%) Replication
8 4 (1.65%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.24%) Legacy Applications
10 2 (0.83%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.83%) User Experience
11 1 (0.41%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.41%) Robotics
11 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (26.03%) Linux
2 32 (13.22%) Windows
3 13 (5.37%) Unix
4 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.83%) CentOS
4 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.83%) VMS
4 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (48.35%) DevOps
2 88 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (35.12%) CI/CD
4 57 (23.55%) Microservices
5 38 (15.70%) Test Automation
6 33 (13.64%) Scrum
7 32 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (13.22%) Visualisation
8 28 (11.57%) Analytics
8 28 (11.57%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (9.92%) Infrastructure as Code
9 24 (9.92%) SDLC
10 23 (9.50%) Performance Testing
11 21 (8.68%) Software Engineering
12 20 (8.26%) Infrastructure Automation
12 20 (8.26%) Low Latency
13 19 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (7.44%) Build Automation
15 17 (7.02%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 121 (50.00%) Python
2 90 (37.19%) Java
3 71 (29.34%) SQL
4 62 (25.62%) JavaScript
5 61 (25.21%) PowerShell
6 55 (22.73%) Bash
7 31 (12.81%) Ruby
8 29 (11.98%) Go
9 28 (11.57%) Java 8
10 24 (9.92%) C#
11 22 (9.09%) Groovy
12 16 (6.61%) PL/SQL
13 11 (4.55%) Perl
13 11 (4.55%) Shell Script
13 11 (4.55%) TypeScript
14 8 (3.31%) Kotlin
14 8 (3.31%) PHP
14 8 (3.31%) R
14 8 (3.31%) VB
15 6 (2.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 57 (23.55%) Security Cleared
2 39 (16.12%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.96%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.07%) Degree
6 3 (1.24%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.83%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.83%) ISEB
7 2 (0.83%) MCITP
7 2 (0.83%) MCSE
7 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.72%) QA
3 3 (1.24%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.41%) IFRS
4 1 (0.41%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 127 (52.48%) Docker
2 10 (4.13%) HDFS
2 10 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.48%) Apache Flume
4 5 (2.07%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.83%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.83%) vSphere
7 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 100 (41.32%) Kubernetes
2 84 (34.71%) logstash
3 74 (30.58%) Grafana
4 64 (26.45%) Ansible
5 61 (25.21%) Prometheus
6 47 (19.42%) Terraform
7 24 (9.92%) Consul
8 15 (6.20%) Istio
9 13 (5.37%) Graphite
10 9 (3.72%) Rancher
11 8 (3.31%) Argo
11 8 (3.31%) Puppet
12 6 (2.48%) Fluentd
13 4 (1.65%) Marathon
13 4 (1.65%) Mesos
13 4 (1.65%) Oozie
13 4 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (1.65%) VxRail
14 3 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 38 (15.70%) Oracle
2 31 (12.81%) Splunk
3 30 (12.40%) Microsoft
4 23 (9.50%) Atlassian
5 16 (6.61%) MuleSoft
6 14 (5.79%) Informatica
6 14 (5.79%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.13%) VMware
8 9 (3.72%) AppDynamics
8 9 (3.72%) Google
8 9 (3.72%) Synopsys
9 8 (3.31%) Dynatrace
10 7 (2.89%) Alteryx
10 7 (2.89%) SAP
11 6 (2.48%) IBM
12 5 (2.07%) McAfee
12 5 (2.07%) New Relic
13 4 (1.65%) Cadence
13 4 (1.65%) Checkmarx
13 4 (1.65%) ServiceNow