Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 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.

Grafana
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 582 630 702
Rank change year-on-year +48 +72 +101
Contract jobs citing Grafana 272 265 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.26% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.04% 2.02% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 208 99
UK median daily rate £538 £539 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.20% +5.08% +2.50%
10th Percentile £363 £418 £408
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £510 £494
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.21% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK 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 13,333 13,102 9,961
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.67% 13.07% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,860 8,690 6,565
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £305 £273 £265
90th Percentile £675 £638 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 330 225
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £19.20 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.77% -1.54% -17.02%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.83 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.01 £50.00 £47.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Grafana
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Grafana over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor 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 24 June 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
England +43 256 £538 -0.46% 15
London +16 156 £550 - 5
UK excluding London +65 107 £525 +2.94% 11
South West +11 41 £525 -4.55% 2
North of England +26 38 £485 -7.09% 4
Yorkshire +10 20 £495 -5.17% 3
South East +31 17 £394 -17.11% 1
North West +21 10 £550 -8.33% 1
North East +19 8 £450 -5.26%
Wales - 4 £286 -
Scotland +22 3 - - 1
East of England +2 3 £275 -47.62%
Midlands +12 1 - - 3
West Midlands +6 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 185 (68.01%) DevOps
2 172 (63.24%) Docker
3 154 (56.62%) Kubernetes
4 149 (54.78%) Amazon AWS
5 124 (45.59%) Jenkins
6 122 (44.85%) Linux
7 115 (42.28%) Prometheus
8 111 (40.81%) Python
9 108 (39.71%) Microservices
10 102 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 100 (36.76%) Git (software)
12 84 (30.88%) Java
13 79 (29.04%) Puppet
14 78 (28.68%) Terraform
15 74 (27.21%) Elastic Stack
16 73 (26.84%) MongoDB
17 70 (25.74%) Node.js
17 70 (25.74%) Kibana
17 70 (25.74%) JavaScript
18 68 (25.00%) SonarQube
19 62 (22.79%) Open Source
20 61 (22.43%) JUnit
21 59 (21.69%) Ansible
22 58 (21.32%) Configuration Management
23 56 (20.59%) JIRA
24 52 (19.12%) SQL
24 52 (19.12%) Bash Shell
25 51 (18.75%) Black Duck
26 49 (18.01%) Splunk
27 48 (17.65%) CentOS

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 41 (15.07%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (6.62%) Apache
3 17 (6.25%) nginx
4 15 (5.51%) Tomcat
5 13 (4.78%) JBoss
5 13 (4.78%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.04%) Confluence
7 7 (2.57%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.37%) GemFire
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 149 (54.78%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (16.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (16.18%) GitHub
4 41 (15.07%) Amazon EKS
4 41 (15.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 38 (13.97%) Slack
6 28 (10.29%) Amazon S3
7 27 (9.93%) Amazon EC2
8 26 (9.56%) PaaS
9 25 (9.19%) Serverless
9 25 (9.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 24 (8.82%) Amazon ELB
11 23 (8.46%) Route 53
12 20 (7.35%) Amazon ECS
13 13 (4.78%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (4.78%) Google Analytics
14 12 (4.41%) Amazon Kinesis
15 11 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
15 11 (4.04%) Datadog
16 9 (3.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 41 (15.07%) HTTP
2 23 (8.46%) Firewall
3 21 (7.72%) OpenVPN
4 17 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.15%) SSL
6 4 (1.47%) DNS
7 2 (0.74%) DHCP
7 2 (0.74%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.74%) Internet
8 1 (0.37%) BGP
8 1 (0.37%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.37%) LAN
8 1 (0.37%) MQTT
8 1 (0.37%) OSPF
8 1 (0.37%) SAN
8 1 (0.37%) Skype
8 1 (0.37%) SMPP
8 1 (0.37%) WAN
8 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (26.84%) MongoDB
2 44 (16.18%) Redis
3 36 (13.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 35 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (10.29%) NoSQL
6 25 (9.19%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (6.62%) MySQL
8 14 (5.15%) InfluxDB
9 13 (4.78%) SQL Server
10 12 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (3.31%) Power BI
12 8 (2.94%) ArangoDB
12 8 (2.94%) Neo4j
13 7 (2.57%) Big Data
14 6 (2.21%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
16 3 (1.10%) Amazon Aurora
16 3 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
16 3 (1.10%) DB2
16 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 124 (45.59%) Jenkins
2 100 (36.76%) Git (software)
3 68 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 61 (22.43%) JUnit
5 56 (20.59%) JIRA
6 40 (14.71%) GitLab
7 39 (14.34%) Sonatype Nexus
8 21 (7.72%) Cucumber
9 19 (6.99%) Selenium
10 18 (6.62%) CircleCI
10 18 (6.62%) Gatling
10 18 (6.62%) IntelliJ
11 13 (4.78%) Ant
11 13 (4.78%) Eclipse
11 13 (4.78%) Grunt
11 13 (4.78%) gulp
11 13 (4.78%) Karma Test Runner
11 13 (4.78%) Sublime Text
11 13 (4.78%) TeamCity
11 13 (4.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (15.44%) Finance
2 9 (3.31%) Banking
3 8 (2.94%) Marketing
4 7 (2.57%) Electronics
4 7 (2.57%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.57%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.84%) Retail
6 3 (1.10%) Games
7 2 (0.74%) Automotive
7 2 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 106 (38.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 62 (22.79%) Developer
3 29 (10.66%) AWS DevOps
4 25 (9.19%) Senior Developer
5 22 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (7.72%) AWS Engineer
7 20 (7.35%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 19 (6.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 18 (6.62%) Cloud Engineer
10 14 (5.15%) Senior DevOps
11 13 (4.78%) Java Developer
11 13 (4.78%) Scala Developer
11 13 (4.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.04%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.31%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.31%) Consultant
13 9 (3.31%) Platform Engineer
14 7 (2.57%) .NET Developer
14 7 (2.57%) Analyst
14 7 (2.57%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (27.21%) Elastic Stack
2 70 (25.74%) Node.js
3 46 (16.91%) Kafka
4 45 (16.54%) REST
5 36 (13.24%) HTML
6 27 (9.93%) Spring
7 25 (9.19%) CSS
7 25 (9.19%) GraphQL
8 24 (8.82%) Web Services
9 23 (8.46%) SOAP
10 18 (6.62%) RabbitMQ
11 16 (5.88%) Gherkin
11 16 (5.88%) XML
12 14 (5.15%) AngularJS
12 14 (5.15%) HTML5
12 14 (5.15%) J2SE
12 14 (5.15%) JSON
12 14 (5.15%) Play Framework
13 13 (4.78%) Hibernate
13 13 (4.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.99%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.51%) User Experience
3 13 (4.78%) Device Driver
4 11 (4.04%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.31%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.31%) Wiki
6 7 (2.57%) Cloud Native
6 7 (2.57%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.84%) NHS
8 4 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.47%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Derivative
9 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Online Games
9 2 (0.74%) RIA
9 2 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.74%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.37%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.37%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 122 (44.85%) Linux
2 48 (17.65%) CentOS
3 40 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (14.71%) Windows
4 29 (10.66%) Ubuntu
4 29 (10.66%) Unix
5 15 (5.51%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.15%) Android
6 14 (5.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.74%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.37%) HPUX
8 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (68.01%) DevOps
2 108 (39.71%) Microservices
3 102 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (22.79%) Open Source
5 58 (21.32%) Configuration Management
6 47 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (15.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 39 (14.34%) Test Automation
9 31 (11.40%) Workflow
10 30 (11.03%) Workflow Management
11 27 (9.93%) Infrastructure as Code
12 25 (9.19%) SDLC
13 24 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (8.82%) Software Engineering
14 21 (7.72%) Analytics
15 20 (7.35%) Collaborative Working
15 20 (7.35%) Scrum
16 19 (6.99%) Coaching
16 19 (6.99%) High Availability
17 16 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 111 (40.81%) Python
2 84 (30.88%) Java
3 70 (25.74%) JavaScript
4 52 (19.12%) Bash Shell
4 52 (19.12%) SQL
5 31 (11.40%) Go
6 28 (10.29%) Scala
7 24 (8.82%) PowerShell
8 23 (8.46%) TypeScript
9 21 (7.72%) C#
9 21 (7.72%) Perl
9 21 (7.72%) Ruby
10 20 (7.35%) Shell Script
11 17 (6.25%) Groovy
12 12 (4.41%) ES6
12 12 (4.41%) Haskell
12 12 (4.41%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.84%) C++
13 5 (1.84%) PHP
14 4 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (12.87%) Security Cleared
2 27 (9.93%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.57%) Degree
4 6 (2.21%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.84%) MCSE
5 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.10%) APMP
7 2 (0.74%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.37%) CCNA
8 1 (0.37%) CCNP
8 1 (0.37%) MCP
8 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) GDPR
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 172 (63.24%) Docker
2 11 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.47%) Varnish
4 3 (1.10%) HDFS
5 2 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.37%) KVM
6 1 (0.37%) NFS
6 1 (0.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 154 (56.62%) Kubernetes
2 115 (42.28%) Prometheus
3 79 (29.04%) Puppet
4 78 (28.68%) Terraform
5 70 (25.74%) Kibana
6 59 (21.69%) Ansible
7 34 (12.50%) Packer
8 29 (10.66%) Graphite
9 23 (8.46%) Nagios
10 21 (7.72%) FreeIPA
11 18 (6.62%) ZABBIX
12 17 (6.25%) logstash
13 16 (5.88%) Consul
14 15 (5.51%) Rancher
15 13 (4.78%) Icinga
15 13 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
16 10 (3.68%) SCCM
17 6 (2.21%) HAProxy
17 6 (2.21%) Tivoli
18 4 (1.47%) Istio
Vendors
1 51 (18.75%) Black Duck
2 49 (18.01%) Splunk
3 48 (17.65%) Google
4 30 (11.03%) Red Hat
5 19 (6.99%) Microsoft
5 19 (6.99%) Oracle
6 12 (4.41%) Citrix
7 10 (3.68%) webMethods
8 9 (3.31%) SaltStack
8 9 (3.31%) ServiceNow
9 8 (2.94%) Adobe
10 7 (2.57%) SAP
11 6 (2.21%) IBM
12 5 (1.84%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.84%) New Relic
12 5 (1.84%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.84%) VMware
13 4 (1.47%) Dell
13 4 (1.47%) HP
14 3 (1.10%) Cisco