Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 660 796 873
Rank change year-on-year +136 +77 +24
Contract jobs citing Grafana 220 92 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.088% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.90% 0.80% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 59 11
UK median daily rate £550 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £410 £213 £500
90th Percentile £659 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £413 £525
% change year-on-year +19.79% -21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 11564 11475 9798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.31% 11.03% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7833 7330 5985
UK median daily rate £475 £441 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.71% +10.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 266 337
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.87 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +9.64% -3.43%
10th Percentile £10.95 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year -30.43% +20.86% -5.13%

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 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 November 2017. 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 +146 215 £550 +22.22% 22
London +98 161 £550 +7.32% 12
UK excluding London +49 57 £494 +19.79% 10
South East +31 27 £588 +62.07% 3
North of England +49 13 £425 +70.00% 3
Yorkshire 0 8 £423 +69.00% 3
Midlands +8 7 £400 -17.53% 2
East of England -11 6 - - 2
North West - 5 £433 -
West Midlands +8 3 £488 +0.67% 1
East Midlands - 2 £388 - 1
Wales - 2 £475 -
South West - 1 £598 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Grafana also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Grafana.

1 175 (79.55%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (72.27%) DevOps
3 154 (70.00%) Linux
4 133 (60.45%) Java
5 127 (57.73%) Kibana
6 110 (50.00%) MongoDB
7 103 (46.82%) Elastic Stack
8 101 (45.91%) Docker
9 96 (43.64%) Microservices
9 96 (43.64%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (43.64%) Unix
10 92 (41.82%) logstash
11 89 (40.45%) Python
11 89 (40.45%) Git (software)
12 87 (39.55%) Jenkins
13 86 (39.09%) Splunk
14 84 (38.18%) Elasticsearch
14 84 (38.18%) Scala
15 82 (37.27%) Puppet
16 81 (36.82%) Bash Shell
16 81 (36.82%) SQL
17 73 (33.18%) Amazon AWS
18 68 (30.91%) Ansible
19 67 (30.45%) NoSQL
20 66 (30.00%) BDD
20 66 (30.00%) TDD
21 65 (29.55%) Pair Programming
22 64 (29.09%) MySQL
23 63 (28.64%) Kanban
24 61 (27.73%) Kubernetes

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 84 (38.18%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (17.27%) Apache
3 33 (15.00%) nginx
4 24 (10.91%) Tomcat
5 23 (10.45%) JBoss
6 17 (7.73%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.64%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.36%) Confluence
9 2 (0.91%) Documentum
9 2 (0.91%) Jetty
10 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 73 (33.18%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (10.91%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (10.91%) Amazon S3
3 23 (10.45%) GitHub
4 18 (8.18%) Route 53
4 18 (8.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 16 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (5.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (5.00%) PaaS
8 8 (3.64%) OpenShift
9 6 (2.73%) Fastly
9 6 (2.73%) Google Analytics
9 6 (2.73%) Heroku
10 5 (2.27%) Akamai
10 5 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (1.36%) IaaS
13 2 (0.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 60 (27.27%) HTTP
2 51 (23.18%) SSL
3 43 (19.55%) TCP/IP
4 23 (10.45%) Firewall
5 18 (8.18%) DNS
6 13 (5.91%) Internet
7 9 (4.09%) LDAP
8 6 (2.73%) LAN
8 6 (2.73%) WAN
9 4 (1.82%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.82%) Network Security
10 2 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.91%) DSL
10 2 (0.91%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.91%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.91%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.91%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.45%) Broadband
11 1 (0.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 67 (30.45%) NoSQL
3 64 (29.09%) MySQL
4 54 (24.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (5.45%) Redis
7 11 (5.00%) InfluxDB
8 7 (3.18%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.27%) DB2
9 5 (2.27%) DbVisualizer
9 5 (2.27%) SQL Server
10 4 (1.82%) Big Data
11 2 (0.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.91%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.91%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.91%) RethinkDB
12 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.45%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 89 (40.45%) Git (software)
2 87 (39.55%) Jenkins
3 45 (20.45%) Mockito
4 33 (15.00%) JUnit
5 32 (14.55%) Cucumber
6 27 (12.27%) IntelliJ
7 23 (10.45%) Selenium
8 17 (7.73%) Eclipse
9 16 (7.27%) Artifactory
10 14 (6.36%) Gatling
10 14 (6.36%) JMeter
11 13 (5.91%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (4.55%) JIRA
13 9 (4.09%) LoadRunner
14 7 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (3.18%) CircleCI
14 7 (3.18%) Grunt
15 6 (2.73%) gulp
15 6 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
15 6 (2.73%) Sublime Text
General
1 26 (11.82%) Games
2 25 (11.36%) Finance
3 12 (5.45%) Banking
3 12 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.55%) Marketing
5 8 (3.64%) Electronics
5 8 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.91%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
7 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (35.91%) Developer
2 66 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 57 (25.91%) Scala Developer
4 48 (21.82%) Java Developer
5 33 (15.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 18 (8.18%) Senior Developer
7 17 (7.73%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (7.27%) Agile Developer
8 16 (7.27%) Agile Java Developer
9 14 (6.36%) Lead DevOps
10 13 (5.91%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (5.91%) Consultant
10 13 (5.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 12 (5.45%) HTML Developer
11 12 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 11 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
12 11 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (4.09%) Senior Tester
13 9 (4.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (46.82%) Elastic Stack
2 51 (23.18%) RESTful
3 49 (22.27%) Kafka
4 40 (18.18%) Akka
5 29 (13.18%) Spring
6 28 (12.73%) Node.js
7 27 (12.27%) ActiveMQ
8 26 (11.82%) HTML
8 26 (11.82%) JSON
8 26 (11.82%) Sensu
9 21 (9.55%) LEMP Stack
9 21 (9.55%) REST
10 19 (8.64%) CSS
10 19 (8.64%) J2EE
11 18 (8.18%) Hibernate
12 17 (7.73%) EJB
12 17 (7.73%) HTML5
12 17 (7.73%) J2SE
12 17 (7.73%) SOAP
12 17 (7.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.64%) Device Driver
3 10 (4.55%) Replication
4 7 (3.18%) Online Games
5 6 (2.73%) Clustering
6 5 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.27%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.82%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.36%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.36%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.36%) User Experience
9 2 (0.91%) Fintech
9 2 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.91%) Wiki
10 1 (0.45%) Blog
10 1 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 154 (70.00%) Linux
2 96 (43.64%) Unix
3 34 (15.45%) CentOS
4 30 (13.64%) Ubuntu
5 18 (8.18%) Windows
6 12 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.18%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.18%) Solaris
8 5 (2.27%) AIX
8 5 (2.27%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.91%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.91%) Debian
10 1 (0.45%) Android
10 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (79.55%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (72.27%) DevOps
3 96 (43.64%) Continuous Integration
3 96 (43.64%) Microservices
4 66 (30.00%) BDD
4 66 (30.00%) TDD
5 65 (29.55%) Pair Programming
6 63 (28.64%) Kanban
7 56 (25.45%) Configuration Management
7 56 (25.45%) High Availability
8 47 (21.36%) Domain-Driven Design
9 46 (20.91%) Open Source
10 43 (19.55%) Test Automation
11 32 (14.55%) Continuous Delivery
12 28 (12.73%) Scrum
13 25 (11.36%) Mentoring
14 22 (10.00%) Load Balancing
15 21 (9.55%) Software Engineering
16 20 (9.09%) Performance Measurement
16 20 (9.09%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 133 (60.45%) Java
2 89 (40.45%) Python
3 84 (38.18%) Scala
4 81 (36.82%) Bash Shell
4 81 (36.82%) SQL
5 49 (22.27%) Ruby
6 44 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 37 (16.82%) Go
8 26 (11.82%) Shell Script
9 23 (10.45%) Perl
10 21 (9.55%) Groovy
11 15 (6.82%) R
12 12 (5.45%) PHP
13 10 (4.55%) Kotlin
14 6 (2.73%) C#
14 6 (2.73%) Haskell
15 5 (2.27%) AWK
15 5 (2.27%) Clojure
16 1 (0.45%) GraphQL
16 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.36%) Degree
5 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.18%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 101 (45.91%) Docker
2 10 (4.55%) LXC
3 4 (1.82%) KVM
3 4 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.82%) vSphere
3 4 (1.82%) Xen
4 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.91%) Firmware
5 2 (0.91%) HDFS
5 2 (0.91%) iptables
5 2 (0.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 127 (57.73%) Kibana
2 92 (41.82%) logstash
3 82 (37.27%) Puppet
4 68 (30.91%) Ansible
5 61 (27.73%) Kubernetes
6 51 (23.18%) Prometheus
7 34 (15.45%) Nagios
7 34 (15.45%) Terraform
8 27 (12.27%) Opscode Chef
9 23 (10.45%) HAProxy
10 22 (10.00%) Icinga
11 19 (8.64%) Galera Cluster
12 13 (5.91%) Graphite
13 11 (5.00%) Fluentd
14 7 (3.18%) StatsD
15 5 (2.27%) HP SiteScope
15 5 (2.27%) Mesos
15 5 (2.27%) Packer
15 5 (2.27%) ZABBIX
16 3 (1.36%) Cacti
Vendors
1 86 (39.09%) Splunk
2 51 (23.18%) AppDynamics
3 40 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 17 (7.73%) webMethods
5 14 (6.36%) Oracle
6 13 (5.91%) New Relic
7 11 (5.00%) Dynatrace
8 10 (4.55%) Google
9 8 (3.64%) SAP
9 8 (3.64%) VMware
10 7 (3.18%) TIBCO
11 5 (2.27%) HP
12 4 (1.82%) SaltStack
13 3 (1.36%) Black Duck
14 2 (0.91%) Cisco
14 2 (0.91%) F5
14 2 (0.91%) Maxymiser
14 2 (0.91%) Neustar
14 2 (0.91%) Optimizely
14 2 (0.91%) SOASTA, Inc