Period
to

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 3 July 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.

Elastic Kibana
UK > England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 563 516 460
Rank change year-on-year -47 -56 +154
Contract jobs citing Kibana 205 147 114
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.81% 1.75% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 121 79
10th Percentile £426 £363 £374
25th Percentile £513 £450 £426
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - -5.21%
75th Percentile £719 £600 £572
90th Percentile £800 £700 £643
UK median daily rate £575 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +15.00% +2.56% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £53.88 - -
25th Percentile £57.81 - -
Median hourly rate £66.25 - -
75th Percentile £75.31 - -
90th Percentile £79.63 - -
UK median hourly rate £66.25 - -

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 11,338 8,405 5,742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.74% 15.94% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,318 5,946 4,055
10th Percentile £363 £350 £304
25th Percentile £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £675 £602 £600
90th Percentile £755 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £570 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 114 115
10th Percentile £12.86 £15.00 £12.49
25th Percentile £15.25 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £23.11 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year -4.78% +18.49% +5.41%
75th Percentile £41.58 £47.63 £26.02
90th Percentile £67.63 £60.00 £47.70
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -33.82% +70.00% +5.26%

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 3 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Kibana in England over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 3 July 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 -16 129 £623 +18.57% 10
Midlands -24 12 £500 +7.53%
South East -44 12 £630 +40.00% 5
North of England -46 11 £525 +10.53% 1
East Midlands -2 6 £475 +37.68%
East of England -31 6 £675 +28.57%
West Midlands -32 6 £550 -7.68%
North West -33 6 £525 +10.53% 1
South West -11 5 £600 +33.33% 6
Yorkshire - 3 £575 -
North East -12 2 £515 -14.52%
Kibana
UK

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 107 (52.20%) Agile
2 103 (50.24%) Jenkins
3 98 (47.80%) DevOps
4 97 (47.32%) Grafana
5 93 (45.37%) Kubernetes
6 84 (40.98%) Docker
6 84 (40.98%) Python
7 82 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
8 78 (38.05%) Java
8 78 (38.05%) AWS
9 73 (35.61%) Elasticsearch
10 72 (35.12%) Git (software)
11 64 (31.22%) Linux
12 61 (29.76%) Prometheus
13 58 (28.29%) CI/CD
13 58 (28.29%) JavaScript
13 58 (28.29%) Microservices
14 55 (26.83%) GitLab
15 54 (26.34%) logstash
16 53 (25.85%) Terraform
17 52 (25.37%) Security Cleared
18 50 (24.39%) Kafka
19 46 (22.44%) SQL
20 43 (20.98%) Ansible
20 43 (20.98%) Scrum
21 42 (20.49%) OpenShift
22 41 (20.00%) SC Cleared
23 39 (19.02%) Test Automation
23 39 (19.02%) GitHub
23 39 (19.02%) JSON

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 16 (7.80%) Confluence
2 10 (4.88%) nginx
3 9 (4.39%) Apache Spark
4 7 (3.41%) Apache
4 7 (3.41%) Apache Solr
5 6 (2.93%) Alfresco
6 5 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.98%) IIS
8 1 (0.49%) JBoss
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 78 (38.05%) AWS
2 42 (20.49%) OpenShift
3 39 (19.02%) GitHub
4 38 (18.54%) Amazon S3
5 36 (17.56%) AWS Lambda
5 36 (17.56%) Azure
6 34 (16.59%) Serverless
7 28 (13.66%) Amazon ECS
8 24 (11.71%) Amazon EKS
9 23 (11.22%) GCP
10 21 (10.24%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (9.27%) AWS CodePipeline
12 16 (7.80%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (7.32%) AWS Step Functions
14 13 (6.34%) Google Kubernetes Engine
14 13 (6.34%) PaaS
15 12 (5.85%) Amazon MSK
16 11 (5.37%) Amazon SQS
16 11 (5.37%) Apigee
17 9 (4.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.27%) Firewall
2 9 (4.39%) DNS
3 6 (2.93%) Internet
4 5 (2.44%) DHCP
5 4 (1.95%) FTP
5 4 (1.95%) WAN
6 3 (1.46%) HTTP
6 3 (1.46%) Network Security
6 3 (1.46%) SSL
6 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.46%) VPN
7 2 (0.98%) BGP
7 2 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.98%) IPsec
7 2 (0.98%) LAN
7 2 (0.98%) OSPF
7 2 (0.98%) SNMP
7 2 (0.98%) Wireless
7 2 (0.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (35.61%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (13.17%) Amazon RDS
3 26 (12.68%) SQL Server
4 22 (10.73%) MySQL
4 22 (10.73%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (10.24%) Relational Database
6 15 (7.32%) Big Data
7 13 (6.34%) RDBMS
8 12 (5.85%) MongoDB
9 11 (5.37%) Hadoop
9 11 (5.37%) NoSQL
10 9 (4.39%) Redis
11 8 (3.90%) DynamoDB
12 6 (2.93%) HBase
12 6 (2.93%) Tableau
13 5 (2.44%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.44%) Power BI
14 4 (1.95%) Cloud Spanner
14 4 (1.95%) Flink
14 4 (1.95%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 103 (50.24%) Jenkins
2 72 (35.12%) Git (software)
3 55 (26.83%) GitLab
4 37 (18.05%) Artifactory
5 33 (16.10%) JIRA
6 19 (9.27%) JUnit
6 19 (9.27%) TeamCity
7 15 (7.32%) SonarQube
8 14 (6.83%) Maven
9 13 (6.34%) Gradle
10 12 (5.85%) JMeter
10 12 (5.85%) Selenium
11 10 (4.88%) SoapUI
12 9 (4.39%) Bitbucket
12 9 (4.39%) Eclipse
13 8 (3.90%) NeoLoad
13 8 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (3.41%) IntelliJ
14 7 (3.41%) Mercurial
General
1 36 (17.56%) Finance
2 25 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (11.71%) Banking
3 24 (11.71%) Social Skills
4 15 (7.32%) Public Sector
5 8 (3.90%) Front Office
5 8 (3.90%) Influencing Skills
5 8 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.93%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (2.93%) Retail
7 4 (1.95%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.46%) Electronics
8 3 (1.46%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.46%) Marketing
8 3 (1.46%) Publishing
9 2 (0.98%) Advertising
9 2 (0.98%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 70 (34.15%) Developer
2 44 (21.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (10.73%) Java Developer
4 17 (8.29%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (7.32%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (6.34%) C# Developer
6 13 (6.34%) Data Engineer
7 12 (5.85%) Architect
7 12 (5.85%) AWS DevOps
7 12 (5.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (4.39%) Azure Developer
8 9 (4.39%) Big Data Engineer
8 9 (4.39%) Cloud Developer
9 8 (3.90%) Analyst
9 8 (3.90%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (3.90%) Platform Engineer
10 7 (3.41%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.93%) Kubernetes Architect
11 6 (2.93%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (40.00%) Elastic Stack
2 50 (24.39%) Kafka
3 39 (19.02%) JSON
4 36 (17.56%) Spring
5 31 (15.12%) REST
6 27 (13.17%) Spring Boot
7 26 (12.68%) Hibernate
8 25 (12.20%) HTML
9 24 (11.71%) ActiveMQ
10 21 (10.24%) .NET
10 21 (10.24%) CSS
11 18 (8.78%) JPA
11 18 (8.78%) YAML
12 17 (8.29%) JMS
13 14 (6.83%) Node.js
13 14 (6.83%) RabbitMQ
13 14 (6.83%) RESTful
13 14 (6.83%) SOAP
13 14 (6.83%) XML
14 13 (6.34%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.20%) Cloud Native
2 13 (6.34%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (5.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (3.90%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.93%) Cybercrime
6 6 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.93%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.44%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.95%) iPad
9 3 (1.46%) Clustering
9 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.46%) User Experience
9 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.98%) Legacy Systems
10 2 (0.98%) PKI
10 2 (0.98%) SWIFT
11 1 (0.49%) IoT
11 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 64 (31.22%) Linux
2 27 (13.17%) Unix
3 24 (11.71%) Windows
4 8 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.95%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.98%) CentOS
6 2 (0.98%) Debian
7 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.49%) Solaris
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (52.20%) Agile
2 98 (47.80%) DevOps
3 58 (28.29%) CI/CD
3 58 (28.29%) Microservices
4 43 (20.98%) Scrum
5 39 (19.02%) Test Automation
6 38 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (13.66%) Infrastructure as Code
7 28 (13.66%) Software Engineering
8 26 (12.68%) SDLC
9 25 (12.20%) Event-Driven
10 23 (11.22%) Clean Code
11 22 (10.73%) Full Stack Development
11 22 (10.73%) TDD
12 21 (10.24%) ETL
12 21 (10.24%) Task Automation
12 21 (10.24%) Technical Leadership
13 19 (9.27%) Change Management
14 18 (8.78%) Analytics
14 18 (8.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 84 (40.98%) Python
2 78 (38.05%) Java
3 58 (28.29%) JavaScript
4 46 (22.44%) SQL
5 32 (15.61%) Bash
6 31 (15.12%) PowerShell
7 23 (11.22%) Ruby
8 16 (7.80%) VBScript
9 14 (6.83%) C#
10 13 (6.34%) PL/SQL
10 13 (6.34%) Scala
11 12 (5.85%) Go
12 11 (5.37%) T-SQL
13 9 (4.39%) Groovy
14 8 (3.90%) Perl
15 6 (2.93%) C++
16 5 (2.44%) Kotlin
16 5 (2.44%) Shell Script
16 5 (2.44%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.49%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 52 (25.37%) Security Cleared
2 41 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (8.78%) DV Cleared
4 17 (8.29%) AWS Certification
5 6 (2.93%) Degree
6 3 (1.46%) CCNP
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.46%) SANS
7 2 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.98%) CISSP
7 2 (0.98%) GCFA
7 2 (0.98%) GCIH
7 2 (0.98%) GPEN
7 2 (0.98%) ISEB
7 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.49%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) GIAC
8 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.90%) QA
2 5 (2.44%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.95%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 84 (40.98%) Docker
2 9 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.98%) Snort
4 2 (0.98%) Squid
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.49%) HDFS
5 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.49%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 97 (47.32%) Grafana
2 93 (45.37%) Kubernetes
3 61 (29.76%) Prometheus
4 54 (26.34%) logstash
5 53 (25.85%) Terraform
6 43 (20.98%) Ansible
7 20 (9.76%) Puppet
8 12 (5.85%) Consul
9 9 (4.39%) Istio
10 6 (2.93%) Fluentd
11 5 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.95%) Dollar Universe
12 4 (1.95%) Packer
13 3 (1.46%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (1.46%) HAProxy
13 3 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (0.98%) FortiGate
14 2 (0.98%) Pingdom
14 2 (0.98%) Rancher
14 2 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (17.56%) Oracle
2 30 (14.63%) Splunk
3 29 (14.15%) Google
4 28 (13.66%) Dynatrace
5 25 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 12 (5.85%) Atlassian
6 12 (5.85%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.37%) IBM
8 10 (4.88%) Informatica
9 9 (4.39%) AppDynamics
9 9 (4.39%) New Relic
9 9 (4.39%) VMware
10 7 (3.41%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.93%) F5
12 5 (2.44%) SAP
13 4 (1.95%) Alteryx
13 4 (1.95%) Cisco
14 3 (1.46%) McAfee
14 3 (1.46%) PagerDuty
14 3 (1.46%) TIBCO