Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 529 521 645
Rank change year-on-year -8 +124 +150
Contract jobs citing Kibana 347 312 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.70% 3.06% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 192 141
England median daily rate £538 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.88% +7.89% +2.15%
10th Percentile £378 £363 £360
90th Percentile £650 £625 £566
UK median daily rate £528 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.93% +7.89% +3.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
England median hourly rate £22.25 £47.00 £51.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.66% -8.07% -
10th Percentile £21.08 £47.00 £47.01
90th Percentile £23.23 £47.00 £54.34
UK median hourly rate £22.25 £47.00 £51.13
% change year-on-year -52.66% -8.07% -

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 12,831 10,192 11,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.74% 11.46% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,672 6,802 7,468
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £291 £275 £266
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 224 230
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -20.45% +7.32%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.58 £12.98
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.73 £48.83
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% -22.22% +11.47%

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 19 August 2018.

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
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 19 August 2018. 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 -32 198 £550 - 43
South East +11 56 £465 +9.41% 25
North of England +7 49 £400 - 5
Midlands +3 34 £410 -13.68% 2
North West +5 30 £400 - 5
West Midlands -12 23 £415 -15.00%
Yorkshire +5 18 £525 +16.67%
East Midlands +2 11 £410 -11.35% 2
East of England +7 10 £425 -22.73% 2
South West -33 1 £400 +11.11% 6
North East - 1 - -
Kibana
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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.

1 230 (66.28%) DevOps
2 209 (60.23%) Elasticsearch
3 191 (55.04%) Python
4 188 (54.18%) Linux
5 185 (53.31%) logstash
5 185 (53.31%) Elastic Stack
6 182 (52.45%) Java
7 181 (52.16%) Agile Software Development
8 170 (48.99%) Jenkins
9 167 (48.13%) Git (software)
10 145 (41.79%) Puppet
11 139 (40.06%) Continuous Integration
12 127 (36.60%) Docker
13 125 (36.02%) Amazon AWS
14 114 (32.85%) MongoDB
15 111 (31.99%) JavaScript
16 110 (31.70%) Ruby
17 108 (31.12%) Grafana
18 97 (27.95%) Microservices
19 94 (27.09%) Ansible
20 92 (26.51%) Test Automation
21 86 (24.78%) Bash Shell
22 84 (24.21%) Perl
23 82 (23.63%) Terraform
24 81 (23.34%) SQL
24 81 (23.34%) Windows
25 77 (22.19%) Configuration Management
26 76 (21.90%) Google
27 74 (21.33%) HTTP
27 74 (21.33%) Open Source

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
1 209 (60.23%) Elasticsearch
2 72 (20.75%) nginx
3 69 (19.88%) Apache
4 59 (17.00%) Tomcat
5 33 (9.51%) Confluence
6 24 (6.92%) Apache Spark
7 23 (6.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 17 (4.90%) CMS
9 15 (4.32%) Orchard CMS
10 14 (4.03%) JBoss
11 12 (3.46%) WebSphere
12 11 (3.17%) IIS
12 11 (3.17%) Jetty
12 11 (3.17%) Mongrel
12 11 (3.17%) WebLogic
13 10 (2.88%) Jupyter
14 8 (2.31%) Apache Solr
14 8 (2.31%) OpenStack
15 6 (1.73%) IPython
16 3 (0.86%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (0.58%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 125 (36.02%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (19.02%) GitHub
3 54 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (11.24%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (11.24%) Amazon S3
5 37 (10.66%) Google Analytics
6 34 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 27 (7.78%) Amazon ELB
8 23 (6.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (4.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 17 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (4.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (3.46%) Sumo Logic
12 9 (2.59%) Sauce Labs
13 8 (2.31%) Route 53
13 8 (2.31%) SaaS
13 8 (2.31%) Serverless
14 7 (2.02%) Rackspace Cloud
15 6 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (1.73%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 74 (21.33%) HTTP
2 67 (19.31%) SSL
3 56 (16.14%) TCP/IP
4 27 (7.78%) DNS
5 20 (5.76%) Firewall
6 9 (2.59%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (2.59%) OpenVPN
6 9 (2.59%) SSH
7 8 (2.31%) Calico
7 8 (2.31%) HTTPS
8 6 (1.73%) Internet
8 6 (1.73%) SMS
9 3 (0.86%) DAB
9 3 (0.86%) LAN
9 3 (0.86%) SNMP
9 3 (0.86%) WAN
9 3 (0.86%) Wireless
10 2 (0.58%) IPFIX
10 2 (0.58%) Junos
10 2 (0.58%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (32.85%) MongoDB
2 74 (21.33%) NoSQL
3 61 (17.58%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (12.68%) MySQL
5 41 (11.82%) Big Data
5 41 (11.82%) Hadoop
6 37 (10.66%) SQL Server
7 21 (6.05%) Apache Hive
8 20 (5.76%) HBase
9 19 (5.48%) InfluxDB
10 17 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (4.61%) Relational Database
12 11 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
14 9 (2.59%) Impala
14 9 (2.59%) Redis
15 7 (2.02%) DB2
15 7 (2.02%) Power BI
16 6 (1.73%) Presto
Development Applications
1 170 (48.99%) Jenkins
2 167 (48.13%) Git (software)
3 71 (20.46%) Cucumber
4 63 (18.16%) Selenium
5 54 (15.56%) Ant
6 52 (14.99%) Artifactory
7 51 (14.70%) JIRA
8 49 (14.12%) IntelliJ
9 48 (13.83%) Sonatype Nexus
10 47 (13.54%) JUnit
11 44 (12.68%) Gatling
12 41 (11.82%) Maven
13 35 (10.09%) Bitbucket
14 29 (8.36%) GitLab
15 27 (7.78%) gulp
16 26 (7.49%) Grunt
16 26 (7.49%) Karma Test Runner
16 26 (7.49%) Sublime Text
17 25 (7.20%) WebDriver
18 15 (4.32%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (6.63%) Banking
1 23 (6.63%) Finance
2 14 (4.03%) Publishing
3 13 (3.75%) Marketing
4 10 (2.88%) Retail
5 9 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.31%) Front Office
6 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.02%) Advertising
8 5 (1.44%) Law
9 4 (1.15%) Electronics
9 4 (1.15%) Games
10 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (30.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 86 (24.78%) Developer
3 37 (10.66%) AWS DevOps
4 33 (9.51%) AWS Engineer
5 30 (8.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 27 (7.78%) Java Developer
7 24 (6.92%) Tester
8 23 (6.63%) Scala Developer
9 18 (5.19%) Data Engineer
10 16 (4.61%) Software Engineer
11 15 (4.32%) Big Data Engineer
11 15 (4.32%) Consultant
12 13 (3.75%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 11 (3.17%) Senior DevOps
13 11 (3.17%) WebOps Engineer
14 10 (2.88%) Analyst
14 10 (2.88%) Automation Tester
14 10 (2.88%) DevOps Consultant
14 10 (2.88%) Python Engineer
15 9 (2.59%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (53.31%) Elastic Stack
2 69 (19.88%) Node.js
3 49 (14.12%) Kafka
3 49 (14.12%) XML
4 48 (13.83%) Gherkin
5 46 (13.26%) RESTful
6 45 (12.97%) AngularJS
6 45 (12.97%) Servlets
7 41 (11.82%) CSS
8 36 (10.37%) .NET
8 36 (10.37%) JSON
8 36 (10.37%) REST
8 36 (10.37%) Web Services
9 35 (10.09%) Spring
10 33 (9.51%) Sensu
11 28 (8.07%) jQuery
11 28 (8.07%) Spring Boot
12 27 (7.78%) HTML
13 25 (7.20%) Play Framework
14 24 (6.92%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.32%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (2.02%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.44%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.44%) User Experience
7 4 (1.15%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.86%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.86%) Replication
8 3 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.86%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.58%) Derivative
9 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.58%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.58%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 188 (54.18%) Linux
2 81 (23.34%) Windows
3 67 (19.31%) Ubuntu
4 43 (12.39%) Unix
5 42 (12.10%) CentOS
6 15 (4.32%) Debian
7 13 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.88%) Fedora
9 8 (2.31%) CoreOS
10 5 (1.44%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.86%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (0.86%) Android
11 3 (0.86%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (66.28%) DevOps
2 181 (52.16%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (40.06%) Continuous Integration
4 97 (27.95%) Microservices
5 92 (26.51%) Test Automation
6 77 (22.19%) Configuration Management
7 74 (21.33%) Open Source
8 62 (17.87%) Analytics
9 52 (14.99%) BDD
10 51 (14.70%) Deployment Automation
11 46 (13.26%) TDD
12 44 (12.68%) Load Balancing
13 43 (12.39%) Continuous Delivery
14 34 (9.80%) Scrum
15 30 (8.65%) E-Commerce
16 29 (8.36%) Problem-Solving
17 27 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
18 25 (7.20%) Kanban
18 25 (7.20%) Software Engineering
19 24 (6.92%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 191 (55.04%) Python
2 182 (52.45%) Java
3 111 (31.99%) JavaScript
4 110 (31.70%) Ruby
5 86 (24.78%) Bash Shell
6 84 (24.21%) Perl
7 81 (23.34%) SQL
8 71 (20.46%) Groovy
9 64 (18.44%) Scala
10 62 (17.87%) C#
11 36 (10.37%) Go
12 34 (9.80%) Haskell
12 34 (9.80%) Shell Script
13 18 (5.19%) PHP
14 17 (4.90%) PowerShell
15 9 (2.59%) PL/SQL
16 8 (2.31%) Kotlin
17 7 (2.02%) Java 8
18 5 (1.44%) HiveQL
18 5 (1.44%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (12.10%) Security Cleared
2 40 (11.53%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.32%) Degree
4 9 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.73%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.15%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.61%) QA
2 13 (3.75%) GCP
3 9 (2.59%) GDPR
4 5 (1.44%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) HL7
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 127 (36.60%) Docker
2 16 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.03%) Varnish
4 13 (3.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (3.17%) VirtualBox
6 10 (2.88%) KVM
7 9 (2.59%) Postfix
7 9 (2.59%) Squid
7 9 (2.59%) vCloud
7 9 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (2.59%) Xen
8 6 (1.73%) Apache Flume
9 5 (1.44%) HDFS
9 5 (1.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 185 (53.31%) logstash
2 145 (41.79%) Puppet
3 108 (31.12%) Grafana
4 94 (27.09%) Ansible
5 82 (23.63%) Terraform
6 71 (20.46%) Kubernetes
7 42 (12.10%) ZABBIX
8 39 (11.24%) Nagios
9 38 (10.95%) Opscode Chef
10 30 (8.65%) Prometheus
11 22 (6.34%) HAProxy
11 22 (6.34%) Uchiwa
12 18 (5.19%) Pingdom
13 17 (4.90%) Graphite
14 16 (4.61%) Packer
15 15 (4.32%) Salt
15 15 (4.32%) Sysdig
16 13 (3.75%) Graylog
17 11 (3.17%) Fluentd
18 9 (2.59%) Rancher
Vendors
1 76 (21.90%) Google
2 51 (14.70%) Splunk
3 46 (13.26%) New Relic
4 42 (12.10%) Adobe
5 30 (8.65%) AppDynamics
6 29 (8.36%) Oracle
7 27 (7.78%) VMware
8 26 (7.49%) hybris
9 24 (6.92%) Microsoft
10 19 (5.48%) Red Hat
11 18 (5.19%) Atlassian
11 18 (5.19%) PagerDuty
12 16 (4.61%) Hortonworks
13 13 (3.75%) Cloudera
14 9 (2.59%) Perforce
14 9 (2.59%) SAP
14 9 (2.59%) Sonatype
14 9 (2.59%) webMethods
15 8 (2.31%) Rackspace
16 7 (2.02%) Tableau