Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 605 528 529
Rank change year-on-year -77 +1 +43
Contract jobs citing Kibana 177 358 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.57% 2.67% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 222 220
England median daily rate £525 £525 £516
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.69% +8.68%
10th Percentile £401 £400 £363
90th Percentile £699 £659 £613
UK median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.30% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.25 -
% change year-on-year +57.30% - -

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 11,305 13,396 10,577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.57% 14.32% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,744 9,115 7,129
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £470
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 374 241
England median hourly rate £20.11 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.89% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £12.47 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.02 £47.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £21.15 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +20.86% -2.78% -22.58%

Kibana
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Kibana in England

Kibana
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Kibana in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Kibana in England

Kibana
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kibana in England over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kibana in England

Kibana
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kibana in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kibana in England

Kibana
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kibana in England over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Contractor 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 21 October 2019. 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 -14 86 £525 -4.55% 34
South East -1 30 £528 +11.05% 9
North of England +33 25 £424 -5.83% 10
South West +5 21 £550 +37.50% 3
North East +25 10 £405 - 1
North West +14 8 £600 +48.15% 4
Yorkshire +28 7 £401 -10.83% 5
East of England +14 7 £475 +2.70% 9
Midlands +1 7 £438 +2.94% 5
West Midlands 0 5 £540 +20.00% 4
East Midlands +10 2 £419 +2.13% 1
Kibana
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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.

1 103 (58.19%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (55.93%) Elasticsearch
3 95 (53.67%) DevOps
4 78 (44.07%) Git (software)
5 75 (42.37%) Docker
6 73 (41.24%) Jenkins
7 72 (40.68%) Elastic Stack
8 69 (38.98%) AWS
8 69 (38.98%) Java
9 68 (38.42%) Linux
10 67 (37.85%) JavaScript
10 67 (37.85%) Python
11 66 (37.29%) logstash
12 62 (35.03%) Continuous Integration
13 57 (32.20%) Grafana
14 56 (31.64%) Microservices
15 55 (31.07%) Azure
16 54 (30.51%) Kubernetes
17 50 (28.25%) Google
18 47 (26.55%) SQL
19 43 (24.29%) Selenium
19 43 (24.29%) Terraform
20 42 (23.73%) Ansible
20 42 (23.73%) Analytics
21 40 (22.60%) Node.js
22 39 (22.03%) REST
23 38 (21.47%) Puppet
23 38 (21.47%) Open Source
24 37 (20.90%) Test Automation
25 35 (19.77%) HTTP

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 99 (55.93%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (14.69%) nginx
3 20 (11.30%) Apache
4 18 (10.17%) Tomcat
5 12 (6.78%) Confluence
5 12 (6.78%) IIS
6 11 (6.21%) Apache Spark
6 11 (6.21%) WebLogic
7 10 (5.65%) JBoss
8 5 (2.82%) Jetty
9 4 (2.26%) ColdFusion
10 3 (1.69%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.56%) Drupal
12 1 (0.56%) Mongrel
12 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 69 (38.98%) AWS
2 55 (31.07%) Azure
3 32 (18.08%) GitHub
4 24 (13.56%) Google Analytics
5 20 (11.30%) GCP
6 14 (7.91%) Datadog
7 12 (6.78%) Serverless
8 9 (5.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (4.52%) Amazon ECS
9 8 (4.52%) Amazon S3
9 8 (4.52%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (3.39%) Power Platform
12 4 (2.26%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (2.26%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (2.26%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (2.26%) BrowserStack
12 4 (2.26%) OpenShift
12 4 (2.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.77%) HTTP
2 29 (16.38%) TCP/IP
3 25 (14.12%) SSL
4 6 (3.39%) DNS
4 6 (3.39%) Network Security
5 5 (2.82%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.26%) FTP
7 3 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.69%) DSL
8 2 (1.13%) DHCP
8 2 (1.13%) Internet
8 2 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.56%) Firewall
9 1 (0.56%) IPsec
9 1 (0.56%) LAN
9 1 (0.56%) SMTP
9 1 (0.56%) SNMP
9 1 (0.56%) VPN
9 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.82%) NoSQL
2 27 (15.25%) MongoDB
3 19 (10.73%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (9.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (9.04%) Big Data
6 15 (8.47%) MySQL
7 14 (7.91%) Relational Database
8 11 (6.21%) InfluxDB
8 11 (6.21%) Redis
8 11 (6.21%) SQL Server
9 10 (5.65%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
11 6 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (3.39%) Power BI
12 5 (2.82%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.69%) Apache Hive
13 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.69%) Sqoop
14 2 (1.13%) Flink
Development Applications
1 78 (44.07%) Git (software)
2 73 (41.24%) Jenkins
3 43 (24.29%) Selenium
4 35 (19.77%) Cucumber
5 32 (18.08%) JUnit
6 26 (14.69%) Gatling
7 24 (13.56%) JIRA
8 20 (11.30%) Sonatype Nexus
9 19 (10.73%) Artifactory
10 18 (10.17%) TeamCity
11 17 (9.60%) IntelliJ
12 16 (9.04%) GitLab
13 13 (7.34%) JMeter
14 12 (6.78%) Ant
14 12 (6.78%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (6.21%) Eclipse
16 10 (5.65%) Gradle
16 10 (5.65%) Sublime Text
17 9 (5.08%) Grunt
17 9 (5.08%) gulp
General
1 23 (12.99%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Banking
3 11 (6.21%) Front Office
4 10 (5.65%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.69%) Law
6 3 (1.69%) Retail
7 2 (1.13%) Advertising
7 2 (1.13%) Games
7 2 (1.13%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (37.85%) Developer
2 38 (21.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (8.47%) Java Developer
3 15 (8.47%) Scala Developer
4 14 (7.91%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 12 (6.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (5.65%) .NET Developer
6 10 (5.65%) Analyst
6 10 (5.65%) Data Analyst
7 9 (5.08%) Architect
7 9 (5.08%) Data Scientist
7 9 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (5.08%) Python Engineer
7 9 (5.08%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.52%) Data Engineer
8 8 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (3.95%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.95%) Python Developer
9 7 (3.95%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (40.68%) Elastic Stack
2 40 (22.60%) Node.js
3 39 (22.03%) REST
4 34 (19.21%) HTML
4 34 (19.21%) JSON
5 30 (16.95%) CSS
5 30 (16.95%) Spring
6 27 (15.25%) XML
7 26 (14.69%) Gherkin
8 25 (14.12%) Play Framework
9 24 (13.56%) HTML5
9 24 (13.56%) Kafka
10 22 (12.43%) AngularJS
11 20 (11.30%) .NET
12 18 (10.17%) RESTful
13 15 (8.47%) CSS3
13 15 (8.47%) Hibernate
13 15 (8.47%) J2EE
13 15 (8.47%) Sass
13 15 (8.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.78%) Public Cloud
3 10 (5.65%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.65%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.08%) Wiki
5 7 (3.95%) Cloud Native
6 6 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (3.39%) Robotics
6 6 (3.39%) User Experience
7 4 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (2.26%) Replication
8 3 (1.69%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.69%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.13%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.13%) Derivative
9 2 (1.13%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.13%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (38.42%) Linux
2 29 (16.38%) Windows
3 15 (8.47%) Unix
4 12 (6.78%) Ubuntu
5 11 (6.21%) Apple iOS
5 11 (6.21%) Windows Server
6 9 (5.08%) Android
7 6 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.82%) Debian
9 4 (2.26%) CentOS
10 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.56%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.56%) Fedora
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (58.19%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (53.67%) DevOps
3 62 (35.03%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (31.64%) Microservices
5 42 (23.73%) Analytics
6 38 (21.47%) Open Source
7 37 (20.90%) Test Automation
8 33 (18.64%) Configuration Management
9 32 (18.08%) Scrum
10 25 (14.12%) Infrastructure as Code
11 22 (12.43%) Lean Software Development
12 21 (11.86%) TDD
13 20 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (11.30%) Software Engineering
14 19 (10.73%) Kanban
15 18 (10.17%) BDD
15 18 (10.17%) Mentoring
16 15 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (7.91%) Front End Development
17 14 (7.91%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 69 (38.98%) Java
2 67 (37.85%) JavaScript
2 67 (37.85%) Python
3 47 (26.55%) SQL
4 35 (19.77%) Scala
5 30 (16.95%) C#
6 26 (14.69%) Bash Shell
7 22 (12.43%) Ruby
8 20 (11.30%) Perl
9 15 (8.47%) Groovy
10 13 (7.34%) Java 8
11 12 (6.78%) Go
12 11 (6.21%) PowerShell
13 9 (5.08%) Haskell
14 7 (3.95%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.82%) Kotlin
15 5 (2.82%) TypeScript
16 4 (2.26%) ES6
16 4 (2.26%) PHP
16 4 (2.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (10.73%) Degree
2 15 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.52%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.82%) AWS Certification
4 5 (2.82%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.26%) ISEB
5 4 (2.26%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.69%) CCNA
7 2 (1.13%) PhD
8 1 (0.56%) CCIE
8 1 (0.56%) CCNP
8 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) WCAG
2 7 (3.95%) QA
3 4 (2.26%) GDPR
4 1 (0.56%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (42.37%) Docker
2 9 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.13%) HDFS
4 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.56%) NFS
5 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 66 (37.29%) logstash
2 57 (32.20%) Grafana
3 54 (30.51%) Kubernetes
4 43 (24.29%) Terraform
5 42 (23.73%) Ansible
6 38 (21.47%) Puppet
7 16 (9.04%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (7.91%) Graphite
8 14 (7.91%) Prometheus
9 11 (6.21%) Consul
10 9 (5.08%) ZABBIX
11 8 (4.52%) Nagios
12 7 (3.95%) Packer
13 4 (2.26%) Mesos
13 4 (2.26%) StatsD
14 2 (1.13%) Fluentd
14 2 (1.13%) Marathon
14 2 (1.13%) WSUS
15 1 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 1 (0.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 50 (28.25%) Google
2 31 (17.51%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.91%) New Relic
4 13 (7.34%) Adobe
4 13 (7.34%) Oracle
5 11 (6.21%) ServiceNow
6 10 (5.65%) Splunk
7 9 (5.08%) SaltStack
7 9 (5.08%) Veracode
7 9 (5.08%) webMethods
8 7 (3.95%) F5
9 6 (3.39%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.26%) Black Duck
10 4 (2.26%) Juniper
11 3 (1.69%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.69%) Coverity
11 3 (1.69%) Hortonworks
11 3 (1.69%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.69%) VMware
12 2 (1.13%) Citrix