Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Grafana skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Grafana over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Grafana
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 200 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing Grafana 19 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.32% 0.034% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.48% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
North West median daily rate £450 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
England median daily rate £525 £538 £463
% change year-on-year -2.33% +16.22% -15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 - £51.00

Grafana 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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 765 639 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.90% 10.96% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 399 394
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £257 £231 £238
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 24 16
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £16.60 £20.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -20.46% +57.47%
10th Percentile £11.68 £10.04 £13.50
90th Percentile £42.50 £44.00 £43.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% -22.22% +11.47%

Grafana
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Grafana as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Grafana in the North West

Grafana
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Grafana in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Grafana in the North West

Grafana
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grafana in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grafana in the North West

Grafana
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grafana within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Lancashire - 11 £450 - 1
Manchester -6 7 £350 -14.63%
Cheshire -5 1 - -
Grafana
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Grafana 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 North West region with a requirement for Grafana.

1 16 (84.21%) Prometheus
2 14 (73.68%) MySQL
2 14 (73.68%) Puppet
3 12 (63.16%) MongoDB
3 12 (63.16%) DevOps
3 12 (63.16%) Terraform
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) Python
3 12 (63.16%) CentOS
4 11 (57.89%) Docker
4 11 (57.89%) Microservices
5 10 (52.63%) GitLab
5 10 (52.63%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (52.63%) Black Duck
5 10 (52.63%) Packer
5 10 (52.63%) SonarQube
5 10 (52.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 10 (52.63%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (52.63%) Amazon S3
5 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (52.63%) Route 53
5 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (52.63%) HTTP
6 9 (47.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (47.37%) Kubernetes
6 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
7 8 (42.11%) Rancher
7 8 (42.11%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (31.58%) Ansible

Grafana
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) Confluence
1 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (5.26%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon ELB
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon S3
1 10 (52.63%) Route 53
1 10 (52.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Slack
3 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) BGP
2 2 (10.53%) IPFIX
2 2 (10.53%) Junos
2 2 (10.53%) MPLS
2 2 (10.53%) MRTG
2 2 (10.53%) OSPF
2 2 (10.53%) SNMP
2 2 (10.53%) TACACS
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) AMQP
3 1 (5.26%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) MySQL
2 12 (63.16%) MongoDB
3 9 (47.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Hive
5 2 (10.53%) Big Data
5 2 (10.53%) Blockchain
5 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (10.53%) SQLite
6 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) GitLab
1 10 (52.63%) SonarQube
2 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
3 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) Artifactory
4 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 2 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (10.53%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (15.79%) Kafka
2 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (15.79%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) Spring
3 2 (10.53%) Spring Batch
3 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
3 2 (10.53%) Spring Security
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) CentOS
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) Debian
4 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) DevOps
2 11 (57.89%) Microservices
3 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (31.58%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Management
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Network Design
6 2 (10.53%) Network Management
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) SFIA
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Task Automation
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Bourne shell
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) Prometheus
2 14 (73.68%) Puppet
3 12 (63.16%) Terraform
4 10 (52.63%) Packer
5 9 (47.37%) Kubernetes
6 8 (42.11%) Rancher
7 6 (31.58%) Ansible
7 6 (31.58%) ZABBIX
8 2 (10.53%) Cacti
8 2 (10.53%) collectd
8 2 (10.53%) Graphite
8 2 (10.53%) Graylog
8 2 (10.53%) Icinga
8 2 (10.53%) Kibana
8 2 (10.53%) logstash
8 2 (10.53%) Nagios
8 2 (10.53%) Netcool
8 2 (10.53%) OpenNMS
8 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (10.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Black Duck
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) BMC
3 4 (21.05%) Dynatrace
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
4 3 (15.79%) Splunk
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Ericsson
5 2 (10.53%) Huawei
5 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) OpenText
6 1 (5.26%) Tableau