Period
to 21 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 198 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Contract jobs citing Grafana 27 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.45% 0.087% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.44% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 0
North West median daily rate £450 £433 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% - -
England median daily rate £510 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -7.27% +22.22% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +19.50% - -

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 784 617 674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.15% 10.75% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 397 404
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £200
90th Percentile £647 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 28 18
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £19.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.11% -6.96% +63.46%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.17 £12.36
90th Percentile £42.50 £43.23 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -24.44% +12.50%

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 November 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 November 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 -5 20 £450 +4.05% 1
Manchester -9 7 £350 -14.63% 4
Grafana
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 25 (92.59%) Prometheus
2 23 (85.19%) Puppet
3 22 (81.48%) MySQL
4 21 (77.78%) MongoDB
4 21 (77.78%) DevOps
5 20 (74.07%) Terraform
5 20 (74.07%) Python
6 19 (70.37%) Linux
6 19 (70.37%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (66.67%) Amazon S3
7 18 (66.67%) CentOS
7 18 (66.67%) Packer
7 18 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 18 (66.67%) Microservices
7 18 (66.67%) GitLab
7 18 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 18 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
7 18 (66.67%) Route 53
8 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
8 17 (62.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (59.26%) HTTP
9 16 (59.26%) Docker
9 16 (59.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (59.26%) Kubernetes
9 16 (59.26%) SonarQube
9 16 (59.26%) Black Duck
10 15 (55.56%) Rancher
11 12 (44.44%) Ansible
12 11 (40.74%) Elastic Stack

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 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (3.70%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 19 (70.37%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
2 18 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 18 (66.67%) Route 53
2 18 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Slack
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) BGP
2 2 (7.41%) IPFIX
2 2 (7.41%) Junos
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
2 2 (7.41%) MRTG
2 2 (7.41%) OSPF
2 2 (7.41%) SNMP
2 2 (7.41%) TACACS
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) AMQP
3 1 (3.70%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) MySQL
2 21 (77.78%) MongoDB
3 16 (59.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data
5 2 (7.41%) Blockchain
5 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 2 (7.41%) SQLite
6 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) GitLab
2 17 (62.96%) Jenkins
3 16 (59.26%) SonarQube
4 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.41%) Artifactory
6 2 (7.41%) JIRA
6 2 (7.41%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (11.11%) Kafka
2 3 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Batch
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Security
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) CentOS
3 17 (62.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (7.41%) Debian
5 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) DevOps
2 18 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 18 (66.67%) Microservices
3 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (14.81%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Data Management
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) BDD
5 2 (7.41%) Coaching
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) Network Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Python
2 5 (18.52%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Bourne shell
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Docker
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 25 (92.59%) Prometheus
2 23 (85.19%) Puppet
3 20 (74.07%) Terraform
4 18 (66.67%) Packer
5 16 (59.26%) Kubernetes
6 15 (55.56%) Rancher
7 12 (44.44%) Ansible
8 6 (22.22%) ZABBIX
9 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (7.41%) Cacti
10 2 (7.41%) collectd
10 2 (7.41%) Graphite
10 2 (7.41%) Graylog
10 2 (7.41%) Icinga
10 2 (7.41%) Kibana
10 2 (7.41%) logstash
10 2 (7.41%) Netcool
10 2 (7.41%) Observium
10 2 (7.41%) OpenNMS
10 2 (7.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Black Duck
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) BMC
3 4 (14.81%) Dynatrace
3 4 (14.81%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
4 2 (7.41%) Huawei
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) Splunk
5 1 (3.70%) OpenText