Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 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.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK > England
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 502 560 573
Rank change year-on-year +58 +13 -24
Contract jobs citing Kibana 89 266 322
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.43% 2.12% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 154 242
Median daily rate £450 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +12.65%
10th Percentile £343 £403 £388
90th Percentile £591 £713 £660
UK median daily rate £456 £525 £550
% change year-on-year -13.10% -4.55% +12.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +55.56% -52.13%
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -52.13%

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 6,215 12,560 12,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.95% 15.03% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,127 8,396 8,174
Median daily rate £500 £500 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.50% +7.57%
10th Percentile £287 £313 £289
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 301 297
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £18.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.82% +4.22% -12.98%
10th Percentile £13.05 £12.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £47.28 £49.50 £50.10
Median hourly rate £23.35 £20.00 £18.71
% change year-on-year +16.73% +6.89% -18.65%

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 31 May 2020.

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 31 May 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
London +67 62 £500 -6.54% 4
South East +105 8 £450 -9.55% 4
Midlands +93 7 £400 -0.62%
North of England +92 7 £450 +2.86% 6
West Midlands +75 7 £400 -33.33%
East of England +63 4 £355 -25.26% 4
Yorkshire +63 4 £450 +2.86%
North West +55 2 £430 -18.10% 6
North East +29 2 £450 +6.51%
Kibana
UK

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 49 (55.06%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (47.19%) Java
3 39 (43.82%) Elastic Stack
4 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (41.57%) DevOps
6 34 (38.20%) logstash
7 30 (33.71%) Jenkins
8 29 (32.58%) Docker
8 29 (32.58%) AWS
9 27 (30.34%) Kubernetes
10 25 (28.09%) Grafana
10 25 (28.09%) Git (software)
10 25 (28.09%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (26.97%) SQL
12 23 (25.84%) Linux
12 23 (25.84%) Security Cleared
13 21 (23.60%) SC Cleared
13 21 (23.60%) Python
13 21 (23.60%) Terraform
14 20 (22.47%) Unix
14 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
15 18 (20.22%) Node.js
16 17 (19.10%) Splunk
16 17 (19.10%) Test Strategy
16 17 (19.10%) Azure
17 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
17 16 (17.98%) RESTful
17 16 (17.98%) Kafka
18 15 (16.85%) Oracle
19 14 (15.73%) Perl

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 49 (55.06%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (11.24%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.99%) Apache
4 7 (7.87%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.62%) nginx
6 4 (4.49%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.25%) Confluence
7 2 (2.25%) SAS
8 1 (1.12%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.12%) IIS
8 1 (1.12%) Mule
8 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.12%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.58%) AWS
2 17 (19.10%) Azure
3 10 (11.24%) Datadog
3 10 (11.24%) GitHub
4 7 (7.87%) GCP
5 6 (6.74%) OpenShift
6 5 (5.62%) Google Analytics
7 4 (4.49%) Amazon S3
7 4 (4.49%) Power Platform
7 4 (4.49%) SaaS
8 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.37%) Monitis
9 2 (2.25%) PaaS
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.12%) Sauce Labs
10 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.62%) Firewall
2 5 (5.62%) HTTP
3 4 (4.49%) Kerberos
3 4 (4.49%) LAN
3 4 (4.49%) Network Security
3 4 (4.49%) WAN
4 3 (3.37%) DHCP
4 3 (3.37%) SSL
5 2 (2.25%) DSL
5 2 (2.25%) SMTP
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.12%) FTP
6 1 (1.12%) ICMP
6 1 (1.12%) POP3
6 1 (1.12%) SAN
6 1 (1.12%) SNMP
6 1 (1.12%) SSH
6 1 (1.12%) VPN
6 1 (1.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
2 10 (11.24%) Big Data
3 9 (10.11%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.99%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.99%) MySQL
4 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.74%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (6.74%) Hadoop
7 5 (5.62%) Data Lake
7 5 (5.62%) Flink
8 4 (4.49%) HBase
8 4 (4.49%) JanusGraph
8 4 (4.49%) Power BI
9 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.25%) Amazon Athena
10 2 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.25%) Sqoop
11 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 30 (33.71%) Jenkins
2 25 (28.09%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.36%) Cucumber
4 10 (11.24%) Artifactory
4 10 (11.24%) Maven
5 9 (10.11%) JUnit
6 8 (8.99%) CA Gen
6 8 (8.99%) Selenium
7 6 (6.74%) CircleCI
7 6 (6.74%) Gatling
8 5 (5.62%) JMeter
9 4 (4.49%) GitLab
9 4 (4.49%) Gradle
9 4 (4.49%) JIRA
9 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.37%) Apache Archiva
10 3 (3.37%) Grunt
10 3 (3.37%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (3.37%) Sublime Text
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Banking
2 6 (6.74%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.62%) Advertising
3 5 (5.62%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.37%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Legal
4 3 (3.37%) Publishing
5 2 (2.25%) Front Office
5 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
6 1 (1.12%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Developer
2 20 (22.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (10.11%) Java Developer
4 7 (7.87%) Big Data Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Data Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.62%) Designer
7 4 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (4.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Agile Tester
8 3 (3.37%) AWS Developer
8 3 (3.37%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (3.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.37%) Scala Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (43.82%) Elastic Stack
2 18 (20.22%) Node.js
3 16 (17.98%) Kafka
3 16 (17.98%) RESTful
4 13 (14.61%) CSS
5 11 (12.36%) HTML
5 11 (12.36%) J2EE
5 11 (12.36%) LDAP
6 10 (11.24%) React
7 9 (10.11%) Spring Boot
8 8 (8.99%) REST
8 8 (8.99%) Spring
9 7 (7.87%) JSON
9 7 (7.87%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
10 6 (6.74%) Gherkin
10 6 (6.74%) HTML5
10 6 (6.74%) Web Services
11 5 (5.62%) .NET
11 5 (5.62%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Cloud Native
2 6 (6.74%) User Experience
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) Blog
4 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) Clustering
5 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Replication
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.84%) Linux
2 20 (22.47%) Unix
3 11 (12.36%) Windows
4 4 (4.49%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.37%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.37%) Solaris
6 2 (2.25%) Android
7 1 (1.12%) CentOS
7 1 (1.12%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.57%) DevOps
3 25 (28.09%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (19.10%) Test Strategy
5 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
6 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (14.61%) OO
7 12 (13.48%) Process Improvement
8 11 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (12.36%) Configuration Management
8 11 (12.36%) Microservices
8 11 (12.36%) Software Engineering
9 10 (11.24%) Analytics
9 10 (11.24%) Open Source
9 10 (11.24%) RUP
9 10 (11.24%) Visualisation
10 9 (10.11%) Scrum
11 8 (8.99%) Dashboard Development
11 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
12 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.19%) Java
2 24 (26.97%) SQL
3 21 (23.60%) Python
4 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.73%) Perl
6 10 (11.24%) Shell Script
7 9 (10.11%) Ruby
8 8 (8.99%) Go
8 8 (8.99%) PL/SQL
9 7 (7.87%) Scala
10 6 (6.74%) Groovy
11 5 (5.62%) C#
12 4 (4.49%) C
12 4 (4.49%) PHP
13 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
13 3 (3.37%) Haskell
13 3 (3.37%) Java 8
13 3 (3.37%) R
14 2 (2.25%) Apple Swift
14 2 (2.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) Security Cleared
2 21 (23.60%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.37%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (1.12%) CCSP
5 1 (1.12%) CEH
5 1 (1.12%) CISA
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.12%) CISM
5 1 (1.12%) CISSP
5 1 (1.12%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.12%) ISEB
5 1 (1.12%) ISSAP
5 1 (1.12%) ISSMP
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) WCAG
3 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.12%) FedRAMP
3 1 (1.12%) GDPR
3 1 (1.12%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.12%) NIST
System Software
1 29 (32.58%) Docker
2 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (2.25%) HDFS
5 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.12%) XenApp
5 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (38.20%) logstash
2 27 (30.34%) Kubernetes
3 25 (28.09%) Grafana
4 21 (23.60%) Terraform
5 14 (15.73%) Ansible
6 10 (11.24%) Prometheus
7 6 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (6.74%) Puppet
8 3 (3.37%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.12%) Fluentd
9 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.12%) Istio
9 1 (1.12%) Nagios
9 1 (1.12%) Netcool
9 1 (1.12%) Packer
9 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Splunk
2 15 (16.85%) Oracle
3 10 (11.24%) BEA
3 10 (11.24%) Informatica
3 10 (11.24%) Pega
3 10 (11.24%) webMethods
4 7 (7.87%) Google
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.37%) AppDynamics
6 3 (3.37%) Blue Prism
6 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.37%) SAP
6 3 (3.37%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.25%) Automation Anywhere
7 2 (2.25%) Citrix
7 2 (2.25%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.25%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.25%) Talend
7 2 (2.25%) VMware
7 2 (2.25%) Xamarin