Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 2 June 2020 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
UK
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 508 559 644
Rank change year-on-year +51 +85 +81
Contract jobs citing Grafana 100 290 251
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.32% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.49% 2.17% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 191 208
Median daily rate £500 £550 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85% +5.57%
10th Percentile £321 £370 £415
90th Percentile £675 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £525 £520
% change year-on-year -16.19% +0.96% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,698 13,390 13,297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.72% 14.77% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,381 8,900 8,846
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £290 £310 £275
90th Percentile £675 £674 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 338 316
Median hourly rate £23.59 £20.00 £18.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.93% +7.50% -19.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £52.31 £49.65 £50.00
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +2.94% -15.00%

Grafana
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Grafana as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Grafana.

Daily rate trend for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Grafana over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Grafana.

Hourly rate trend for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Grafana within the UK over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
England +58 94 £500 -9.09% 40
London +82 48 £575 +4.55% 16
UK excluding London +102 43 £440 -16.19% 29
North of England +52 19 £550 +4.76% 18
North West +51 12 £550 - 15
South East +112 8 £279 -40.55% 3
Midlands +84 6 £350 -36.36%
West Midlands +69 6 £350 -36.36%
Yorkshire +52 6 £575 +4.55% 2
East of England +59 4 £350 +27.27%
Wales +32 4 £500 +90.48% 5
Work from Home +1 4 £463 -17.78% 5
South West +13 2 £625 +19.05% 3
North East +20 1 £375 -14.29% 1

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 with a requirement for Grafana.

1 62 (62.00%) Linux
2 60 (60.00%) DevOps
3 54 (54.00%) Prometheus
4 48 (48.00%) Jenkins
4 48 (48.00%) AWS
5 47 (47.00%) Java
6 46 (46.00%) Ansible
7 43 (43.00%) Docker
8 38 (38.00%) Python
8 38 (38.00%) Git (software)
9 36 (36.00%) Terraform
10 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (34.00%) Kubernetes
12 31 (31.00%) Azure
13 28 (28.00%) GCP
14 27 (27.00%) Microservices
15 26 (26.00%) Kibana
16 24 (24.00%) Security Cleared
17 23 (23.00%) Configuration Management
18 22 (22.00%) Windows
18 22 (22.00%) Infrastructure as Code
19 21 (21.00%) Elastic Stack
19 21 (21.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 20 (20.00%) Finance
21 19 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
21 19 (19.00%) GitHub
22 18 (18.00%) Public Sector
23 17 (17.00%) Firewall
23 17 (17.00%) SC Cleared
23 17 (17.00%) Puppet

Grafana
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.00%) Apache
3 5 (5.00%) Confluence
4 4 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.00%) nginx
5 3 (3.00%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (3.00%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.00%) Camunda
6 1 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.00%) Mule
6 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (48.00%) AWS
2 31 (31.00%) Azure
3 28 (28.00%) GCP
4 19 (19.00%) GitHub
5 8 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (8.00%) OpenShift
6 6 (6.00%) Google Analytics
7 4 (4.00%) SaaS
8 3 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (3.00%) Datadog
8 3 (3.00%) Monitis
9 2 (2.00%) Amazon S3
9 2 (2.00%) npm
9 2 (2.00%) Slack
9 2 (2.00%) Yarn
10 1 (1.00%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (1.00%) Stackdriver
10 1 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.00%) Firewall
2 10 (10.00%) HTTP
3 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.00%) DNS
4 4 (4.00%) LAN
4 4 (4.00%) SSL
4 4 (4.00%) WAN
5 3 (3.00%) DHCP
5 3 (3.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (3.00%) SNMP
5 3 (3.00%) VLAN
6 2 (2.00%) BGP
6 2 (2.00%) SSH
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.00%) MQTT
7 1 (1.00%) Network Security
7 1 (1.00%) VPN
7 1 (1.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) MySQL
2 7 (7.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.00%) Big Data
4 5 (5.00%) Data Lake
5 4 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.00%) Amazon Athena
7 2 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.00%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.00%) Redis
7 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.00%) InfluxDB
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 48 (48.00%) Jenkins
2 38 (38.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.00%) GitLab
4 11 (11.00%) Maven
5 10 (10.00%) Gradle
5 10 (10.00%) JIRA
5 10 (10.00%) JUnit
6 9 (9.00%) Artifactory
6 9 (9.00%) Cucumber
7 8 (8.00%) AppScan
8 7 (7.00%) Bitbucket
8 7 (7.00%) Gatling
8 7 (7.00%) Selenium
9 6 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (5.00%) TeamCity
11 4 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (4.00%) Vagrant
12 3 (3.00%) Grunt
12 3 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (3.00%) Sublime Text
General
1 20 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.00%) Public Sector
3 9 (9.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Automotive
5 1 (1.00%) Back Office
5 1 (1.00%) Front Office
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (19.00%) Developer
3 12 (12.00%) Senior DevOps
4 9 (9.00%) Consultant
5 7 (7.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 7 (7.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Security Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Tester
6 6 (6.00%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Performance Tester
7 5 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Applications Tester
8 4 (4.00%) Data Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 4 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Performance Tester
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) Elastic Stack
2 15 (15.00%) Node.js
3 12 (12.00%) Kafka
4 11 (11.00%) RESTful
5 10 (10.00%) .NET
6 8 (8.00%) REST
7 7 (7.00%) Gherkin
7 7 (7.00%) LDAP
8 6 (6.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.00%) Middleware
8 6 (6.00%) Spring
9 5 (5.00%) CSS
9 5 (5.00%) JSON
9 5 (5.00%) Sensu
9 5 (5.00%) XML
10 4 (4.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.00%) HTML
10 4 (4.00%) HTML5
10 4 (4.00%) jQuery
10 4 (4.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.00%) Blog
3 3 (3.00%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (62.00%) Linux
2 22 (22.00%) Windows
3 21 (21.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.00%) CentOS
5 9 (9.00%) Unix
6 8 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 7 (7.00%) Mac OS X
7 7 (7.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.00%) Solaris
8 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.00%) DevOps
2 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.00%) Microservices
4 23 (23.00%) Configuration Management
5 22 (22.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 16 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 15 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 14 (14.00%) Open Source
8 14 (14.00%) Scrum
9 11 (11.00%) Analytics
10 10 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 9 (9.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (8.00%) DevSecOps
12 8 (8.00%) Information Security
12 8 (8.00%) Kanban
12 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.00%) Performance Testing
13 7 (7.00%) TDD
14 6 (6.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.00%) Java
2 38 (38.00%) Python
3 16 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 16 (16.00%) Go
4 15 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.00%) SQL
6 7 (7.00%) C#
6 7 (7.00%) Scala
7 6 (6.00%) Ruby
8 4 (4.00%) Groovy
8 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.00%) CQL
9 3 (3.00%) Haskell
9 3 (3.00%) Kotlin
9 3 (3.00%) Perl
9 3 (3.00%) R
9 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.00%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 24 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.00%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.00%) CCSP
6 1 (1.00%) CISA
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.00%) CISM
6 1 (1.00%) CISSP
6 1 (1.00%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.00%) ISEB
6 1 (1.00%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.00%) ISSMP
6 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) WCAG
2 2 (2.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.00%) FedRAMP
3 1 (1.00%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.00%) NIST
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (43.00%) Docker
2 11 (11.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.00%) KVM
3 5 (5.00%) NFS
4 4 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.00%) vSphere
6 2 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 54 (54.00%) Prometheus
2 46 (46.00%) Ansible
3 36 (36.00%) Terraform
4 34 (34.00%) Kubernetes
5 26 (26.00%) Kibana
6 19 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (17.00%) Puppet
8 9 (9.00%) ZABBIX
9 7 (7.00%) Nagios
9 7 (7.00%) Salt
10 6 (6.00%) Sysdig
11 5 (5.00%) logstash
12 4 (4.00%) Graylog
12 4 (4.00%) Istio
12 4 (4.00%) Packer
13 3 (3.00%) Rancher
13 3 (3.00%) Rsyslog
14 2 (2.00%) Graphite
15 1 (1.00%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 14 (14.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (11.00%) Splunk
2 11 (11.00%) VMware
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle
4 7 (7.00%) Dynatrace
5 6 (6.00%) Google
6 4 (4.00%) IBM
6 4 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.00%) Aspera
7 3 (3.00%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.00%) Birst
7 3 (3.00%) Dell
7 3 (3.00%) EMC
7 3 (3.00%) Signiant
7 3 (3.00%) Sybase
7 3 (3.00%) Tableau
7 3 (3.00%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.00%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.00%) SAP
8 2 (2.00%) Xamarin