Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 404 550 493
Rank change year-on-year +146 -57 +58
Contract jobs citing Kibana 115 163 378
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.11% 1.70% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 108 220
Median daily rate £575 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.20% +2.50% -7.41%
10th Percentile £359 £400 £399
90th Percentile £722 £613 £651
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.50 £48.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.48% - -
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year -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 5,439 9,577 13,609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.27% 14.44% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,826 6,665 9,354
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £313 £263 £309
90th Percentile £650 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 237 331
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - +8.01%
10th Percentile £12.54 £12.44 £12.25
90th Percentile £60.20 £47.69 £45.05
Median hourly rate £24.42 £18.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +33.78% +4.29% +4.07%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +94 45 £500 -5.44% 19
East of England +65 15 £731 +67.14% 1
North of England +93 14 £436 -3.22% 9
South West +91 12 £575 +4.55% 3
South East +109 8 £475 - 3
North East +33 8 £415 +1.22% 3
North West +70 3 £440 -29.60% 4
Yorkshire +47 3 - - 2
Midlands +58 2 £450 - 1
West Midlands +49 1 £450 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Kibana
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 66 (57.39%) Python
2 60 (52.17%) Docker
3 58 (50.43%) Jenkins
4 57 (49.57%) DevOps
5 54 (46.96%) Git (software)
5 54 (46.96%) AWS
6 53 (46.09%) Linux
6 53 (46.09%) Elasticsearch
7 52 (45.22%) Kubernetes
8 51 (44.35%) Elastic Stack
9 47 (40.87%) Grafana
10 41 (35.65%) Terraform
11 40 (34.78%) logstash
12 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (32.17%) Microservices
14 36 (31.30%) Ansible
14 36 (31.30%) Splunk
15 33 (28.70%) Kafka
15 33 (28.70%) Security Cleared
15 33 (28.70%) Bash Shell
16 32 (27.83%) Azure
17 31 (26.96%) Test Automation
17 31 (26.96%) Perl
18 30 (26.09%) Java
19 29 (25.22%) AppDynamics
20 28 (24.35%) Finance
20 28 (24.35%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (23.48%) Visualisation
22 26 (22.61%) Prometheus
23 25 (21.74%) 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 53 (46.09%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (12.17%) Apache
3 12 (10.43%) Confluence
4 8 (6.96%) nginx
5 7 (6.09%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.22%) Apache Spark
6 6 (5.22%) JBoss
7 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.74%) IIS
8 2 (1.74%) SAS
9 1 (0.87%) CMS
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.87%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) SPSS
1 2 (1.74%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 54 (46.96%) AWS
2 32 (27.83%) Azure
3 20 (17.39%) Amazon EKS
4 18 (15.65%) GitHub
5 11 (9.57%) PaaS
6 9 (7.83%) OpenShift
6 9 (7.83%) SaaS
7 8 (6.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (6.96%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (5.22%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (5.22%) Google Analytics
8 6 (5.22%) Serverless
8 6 (5.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (3.48%) Amazon Cognito
9 4 (3.48%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (3.48%) AWS CloudTrail
9 4 (3.48%) AWS CodeCommit
9 4 (3.48%) Datadog
9 4 (3.48%) Route 53
9 4 (3.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.22%) HTTP
2 6 (5.22%) SSL
3 5 (4.35%) Internet
4 4 (3.48%) DNS
4 4 (3.48%) DSL
4 4 (3.48%) Kerberos
4 4 (3.48%) Network Security
5 3 (2.61%) Firewall
6 2 (1.74%) SNMP
7 1 (0.87%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.87%) DVB
7 1 (0.87%) IPv4
7 1 (0.87%) IPv6
7 1 (0.87%) Multicast
7 1 (0.87%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.87%) VLAN
7 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 14 (12.17%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (7.83%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (5.22%) Big Data
4 6 (5.22%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.35%) Tableau
6 4 (3.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.48%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.48%) HBase
6 4 (3.48%) Impala
6 4 (3.48%) MySQL
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.74%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.87%) Power BI
9 1 (0.87%) Redis
9 1 (0.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 58 (50.43%) Jenkins
2 54 (46.96%) Git (software)
3 25 (21.74%) GitLab
4 21 (18.26%) Artifactory
5 20 (17.39%) JIRA
6 13 (11.30%) Cucumber
6 13 (11.30%) Gatling
6 13 (11.30%) JUnit
6 13 (11.30%) Maven
7 12 (10.43%) IntelliJ
8 9 (7.83%) LoadRunner
9 8 (6.96%) Selenium
9 8 (6.96%) SonarQube
9 8 (6.96%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (6.09%) JMeter
11 6 (5.22%) Bitbucket Server
11 6 (5.22%) CA Release Automation
11 6 (5.22%) Sublime Text
11 6 (5.22%) TeamCity
12 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 28 (24.35%) Finance
2 24 (20.87%) Public Sector
3 22 (19.13%) Telecoms
4 18 (15.65%) Electronics
4 18 (15.65%) Manufacturing
4 18 (15.65%) Marketing
5 2 (1.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) French Language
6 1 (0.87%) Front Office
6 1 (0.87%) Law
6 1 (0.87%) Legal
6 1 (0.87%) Military
6 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (24.35%) Developer
2 23 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (11.30%) Architect
4 13 (11.30%) Data Engineer
5 12 (10.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.22%) Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Tester
8 4 (3.48%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.48%) Automation Developer
8 4 (3.48%) Automation Tester
8 4 (3.48%) Cloud Technical Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.48%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.48%) Scala Developer
9 3 (2.61%) DevOps Specialist
9 3 (2.61%) Kubernetes Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (44.35%) Elastic Stack
2 33 (28.70%) Kafka
3 18 (15.65%) Node.js
4 14 (12.17%) Apache NiFi
4 14 (12.17%) REST
5 12 (10.43%) Web Services
6 11 (9.57%) HTML
6 11 (9.57%) JSON
7 10 (8.70%) CSS
7 10 (8.70%) scikit-learn
7 10 (8.70%) Spring Boot
7 10 (8.70%) TensorFlow
8 9 (7.83%) Keras
8 9 (7.83%) PyTorch
9 8 (6.96%) Play Framework
10 7 (6.09%) CSS3
10 7 (6.09%) HTML5
11 6 (5.22%) Gherkin
11 6 (5.22%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Private Cloud
2 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.48%) User Experience
4 3 (2.61%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.87%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.87%) MPEG
6 1 (0.87%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.87%) STB
6 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (46.09%) Linux
2 13 (11.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (10.43%) Windows
4 7 (6.09%) Unix
5 4 (3.48%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (1.74%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.87%) CentOS
7 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (49.57%) DevOps
2 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (32.17%) Microservices
4 31 (26.96%) Test Automation
5 28 (24.35%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (23.48%) Visualisation
7 24 (20.87%) Infrastructure as Code
8 20 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (15.65%) Digital Marketing
9 18 (15.65%) Programme Management
10 13 (11.30%) Analytics
10 13 (11.30%) Open Source
11 10 (8.70%) Configuration Management
11 10 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (8.70%) Kanban
11 10 (8.70%) Migration
11 10 (8.70%) Scrum
12 9 (7.83%) Data Science
12 9 (7.83%) Performance Testing
12 9 (7.83%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (57.39%) Python
2 33 (28.70%) Bash Shell
3 31 (26.96%) Perl
4 30 (26.09%) Java
5 16 (13.91%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.91%) Ruby
6 13 (11.30%) Scala
6 13 (11.30%) SQL
7 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.09%) Go
9 5 (4.35%) C++
9 5 (4.35%) Groovy
9 5 (4.35%) R
10 4 (3.48%) C#
10 4 (3.48%) Java 8
11 3 (2.61%) PHP
12 2 (1.74%) Haskell
12 2 (1.74%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.74%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (28.70%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.74%) CCNA
4 2 (1.74%) CCNP
4 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.74%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) CCDP
5 1 (0.87%) CCIE
5 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.87%) Degree
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.87%) MCSE
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) QA
2 6 (5.22%) WCAG
3 4 (3.48%) GDPR
4 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.74%) NIST
System Software
1 60 (52.17%) Docker
2 6 (5.22%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.48%) HDFS
5 2 (1.74%) Varnish
6 1 (0.87%) GPFS
6 1 (0.87%) NFS
Systems Management
1 52 (45.22%) Kubernetes
2 47 (40.87%) Grafana
3 41 (35.65%) Terraform
4 40 (34.78%) logstash
5 36 (31.30%) Ansible
6 26 (22.61%) Prometheus
7 23 (20.00%) Consul
8 19 (16.52%) Fluentd
9 18 (15.65%) Istio
9 18 (15.65%) Rancher
10 17 (14.78%) Puppet
11 15 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (3.48%) Nagios
13 2 (1.74%) Rundeck
13 2 (1.74%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
14 1 (0.87%) HP ALM
14 1 (0.87%) HP Fortify
14 1 (0.87%) Icinga
14 1 (0.87%) RANCID
Vendors
1 36 (31.30%) Splunk
2 29 (25.22%) AppDynamics
3 18 (15.65%) SAP
4 17 (14.78%) Red Hat
5 13 (11.30%) Google
6 6 (5.22%) Oracle
7 5 (4.35%) New Relic
7 5 (4.35%) VMware
8 4 (3.48%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.74%) Databricks
9 2 (1.74%) Dynatrace
9 2 (1.74%) F5
9 2 (1.74%) HP
9 2 (1.74%) McAfee
10 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.87%) BT
10 1 (0.87%) Cisco
10 1 (0.87%) IBM
10 1 (0.87%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.87%) Remedy