Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 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
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 565 680 803
Rank change year-on-year +115 +123 +94
Contract jobs citing Grafana 346 218 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.21% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.35% 1.81% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 171 60
UK median daily rate £514 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.59% +22.22% -18.18%
10th Percentile £383 £410 £213
90th Percentile £600 £660 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £488 £416
% change year-on-year -3.74% +17.30% -20.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
UK median hourly rate £41.83 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.50% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.83 - -

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 14,734 12,033 12,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.39% 11.78% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,937 8,108 7,721
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +9.32%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 289 280
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.08% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.91 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £49.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.73 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.25% -37.08% +28.21%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 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
England +108 329 £505 -8.18% 76
UK excluding London +103 188 £470 -3.74% 46
London -3 144 £525 -4.55% 31
North of England +44 80 £450 +5.88% 14
Yorkshire +36 49 £450 +6.51% 4
Midlands +26 45 £450 +12.50% 2
West Midlands +18 41 £456 -6.55%
South East +1 39 £475 -17.39% 15
North West +5 25 £450 +4.05% 9
South West -22 13 £550 -8.05% 11
North East - 10 £500 - 1
East of England +11 8 £430 - 3
East Midlands +13 4 £410 +5.81% 2
Scotland - 4 £550 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 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 with a requirement for Grafana.

1 256 (73.99%) DevOps
2 219 (63.29%) Linux
3 203 (58.67%) Docker
4 190 (54.91%) Jenkins
4 190 (54.91%) Python
5 176 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
6 170 (49.13%) MongoDB
7 165 (47.69%) Puppet
8 157 (45.38%) Amazon AWS
9 147 (42.49%) Prometheus
10 139 (40.17%) Java
11 134 (38.73%) Microservices
12 133 (38.44%) Git (software)
13 131 (37.86%) Kubernetes
14 125 (36.13%) Kibana
15 122 (35.26%) Test Automation
15 122 (35.26%) JavaScript
16 117 (33.82%) Node.js
17 111 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
18 109 (31.50%) Terraform
19 106 (30.64%) GitHub
20 104 (30.06%) Elastic Stack
21 102 (29.48%) Configuration Management
22 100 (28.90%) HTTP
22 100 (28.90%) Google
23 93 (26.88%) Ubuntu
23 93 (26.88%) Gatling
24 88 (25.43%) Ruby
24 88 (25.43%) Open Source
25 86 (24.86%) Bash Shell

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 58 (16.76%) Tomcat
2 57 (16.47%) nginx
3 53 (15.32%) Apache
4 52 (15.03%) Confluence
5 51 (14.74%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (8.09%) JBoss
7 21 (6.07%) WebLogic
8 16 (4.62%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.31%) OpenWhisk
10 2 (0.58%) IIS
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.29%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 157 (45.38%) Amazon AWS
2 106 (30.64%) GitHub
3 67 (19.36%) Google Analytics
4 51 (14.74%) Amazon EC2
5 44 (12.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 42 (12.14%) Amazon S3
7 41 (11.85%) Slack
8 40 (11.56%) Amazon ELB
9 38 (10.98%) Route 53
10 26 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (5.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 20 (5.78%) Google Cloud Platform
12 18 (5.20%) OpenShift
13 16 (4.62%) Serverless
14 14 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
15 12 (3.47%) AWS Lambda
16 10 (2.89%) npm
17 9 (2.60%) Apigee
18 8 (2.31%) Heroku
19 7 (2.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (28.90%) HTTP
2 65 (18.79%) TCP/IP
3 62 (17.92%) SSL
4 15 (4.34%) DNS
5 10 (2.89%) Skype
6 9 (2.60%) Firewall
7 8 (2.31%) VPN
8 7 (2.02%) LAN
9 6 (1.73%) OpenVPN
9 6 (1.73%) WAN
10 5 (1.45%) BGP
10 5 (1.45%) HTTPS
10 5 (1.45%) OSPF
11 4 (1.16%) Broadband
11 4 (1.16%) Junos
11 4 (1.16%) MPLS
12 3 (0.87%) IPFIX
12 3 (0.87%) MRTG
12 3 (0.87%) SNMP
12 3 (0.87%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (49.13%) MongoDB
2 79 (22.83%) NoSQL
3 76 (21.97%) MySQL
4 59 (17.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 44 (12.72%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (9.83%) Redis
7 22 (6.36%) Big Data
8 19 (5.49%) SQL Server
9 14 (4.05%) InfluxDB
10 13 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (3.18%) Apache Hive
12 9 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (2.60%) Relational Database
13 8 (2.31%) Neo4j
14 6 (1.73%) Blockchain
15 4 (1.16%) Hadoop
15 4 (1.16%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (0.87%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 190 (54.91%) Jenkins
2 133 (38.44%) Git (software)
3 93 (26.88%) Gatling
4 86 (24.86%) Cucumber
4 86 (24.86%) Selenium
5 77 (22.25%) IntelliJ
6 69 (19.94%) JIRA
7 58 (16.76%) gulp
8 57 (16.47%) Sublime Text
9 53 (15.32%) Ant
10 51 (14.74%) GitLab
11 49 (14.16%) JUnit
12 46 (13.29%) SonarQube
13 44 (12.72%) Grunt
13 44 (12.72%) Karma Test Runner
14 34 (9.83%) Artifactory
15 26 (7.51%) WebDriver
16 25 (7.23%) JMeter
17 22 (6.36%) Bitbucket
18 21 (6.07%) Eclipse
General
1 19 (5.49%) Finance
2 8 (2.31%) Retail
3 7 (2.02%) Games
4 6 (1.73%) Banking
4 6 (1.73%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.87%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.87%) Publishing
6 2 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (35.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 103 (29.77%) Developer
3 35 (10.12%) Java Developer
3 35 (10.12%) Scala Developer
4 16 (4.62%) Software Engineer
5 15 (4.34%) Analyst
5 15 (4.34%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (4.05%) AWS DevOps
6 14 (4.05%) Tester
7 13 (3.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 10 (2.89%) Architect
8 10 (2.89%) Automation Tester
8 10 (2.89%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (2.60%) Administrator
9 9 (2.60%) Senior Developer
9 9 (2.60%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (2.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (2.31%) Senior DevOps
10 8 (2.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.02%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (33.82%) Node.js
2 104 (30.06%) Elastic Stack
3 77 (22.25%) Gherkin
4 65 (18.79%) CSS
5 59 (17.05%) Kafka
6 58 (16.76%) REST
7 52 (15.03%) HTML
8 51 (14.74%) Servlets
9 50 (14.45%) Spring
10 48 (13.87%) Play Framework
11 47 (13.58%) AngularJS
12 46 (13.29%) jQuery
13 44 (12.72%) HTML5
14 41 (11.85%) RabbitMQ
14 41 (11.85%) XML
15 35 (10.12%) JSON
16 26 (7.51%) Sass
17 25 (7.23%) J2EE
17 25 (7.23%) RESTful
18 24 (6.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.94%) Device Driver
2 13 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.18%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.89%) Cloud Native
4 10 (2.89%) User Experience
5 8 (2.31%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.02%) Clustering
6 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.45%) Fintech
8 5 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.45%) Replication
8 5 (1.45%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.16%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.87%) Blog
10 3 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 219 (63.29%) Linux
2 93 (26.88%) Ubuntu
3 84 (24.28%) Windows
4 73 (21.10%) CentOS
5 56 (16.18%) Unix
6 48 (13.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.89%) Mac OS
8 6 (1.73%) Android
8 6 (1.73%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.73%) Solaris
9 5 (1.45%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.45%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.16%) Debian
11 3 (0.87%) Mesosphere
12 2 (0.58%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (73.99%) DevOps
2 176 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (38.73%) Microservices
4 122 (35.26%) Test Automation
5 111 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
6 102 (29.48%) Configuration Management
7 88 (25.43%) Open Source
8 71 (20.52%) Analytics
9 49 (14.16%) TDD
10 42 (12.14%) Software Engineering
11 41 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 39 (11.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 37 (10.69%) Continuous Delivery
14 36 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (10.12%) BDD
16 30 (8.67%) High Availability
17 29 (8.38%) Scrum
18 26 (7.51%) Immutable Infrastructure
19 24 (6.94%) Pair Programming
20 22 (6.36%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 190 (54.91%) Python
2 139 (40.17%) Java
3 122 (35.26%) JavaScript
4 88 (25.43%) Ruby
5 86 (24.86%) Bash Shell
6 73 (21.10%) Perl
7 69 (19.94%) Groovy
8 67 (19.36%) SQL
9 66 (19.08%) Scala
10 54 (15.61%) C#
11 51 (14.74%) Haskell
12 40 (11.56%) Go
13 23 (6.65%) PHP
14 17 (4.91%) Shell Script
15 10 (2.89%) Java 8
16 9 (2.60%) AWK
17 5 (1.45%) C++
18 4 (1.16%) Kotlin
18 4 (1.16%) PowerShell
19 3 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (9.83%) Security Cleared
2 30 (8.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (2.31%) Degree
4 4 (1.16%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.58%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (10.98%) QA
2 6 (1.73%) GDPR
3 4 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.87%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) WAI
5 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 203 (58.67%) Docker
2 17 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.05%) KVM
4 8 (2.31%) Xen
5 7 (2.02%) Apache Flume
5 7 (2.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.87%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.87%) Varnish
7 2 (0.58%) Ceph
7 2 (0.58%) HDFS
8 1 (0.29%) etcd
8 1 (0.29%) flannel
8 1 (0.29%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 165 (47.69%) Puppet
2 147 (42.49%) Prometheus
3 131 (37.86%) Kubernetes
4 125 (36.13%) Kibana
5 109 (31.50%) Terraform
6 71 (20.52%) Graphite
7 63 (18.21%) Ansible
8 56 (16.18%) Nagios
9 51 (14.74%) Packer
10 44 (12.72%) Opscode Chef
11 37 (10.69%) Rancher
12 32 (9.25%) ZABBIX
13 31 (8.96%) Icinga
14 29 (8.38%) logstash
15 14 (4.05%) Consul
15 14 (4.05%) Mesos
16 11 (3.18%) Graylog
16 11 (3.18%) Salt
17 9 (2.60%) Docker Swarm
17 9 (2.60%) StatsD
Vendors
1 100 (28.90%) Google
2 59 (17.05%) Splunk
3 41 (11.85%) Red Hat
4 38 (10.98%) Black Duck
5 30 (8.67%) VMware
6 27 (7.80%) Adobe
7 17 (4.91%) webMethods
8 13 (3.76%) Oracle
9 12 (3.47%) AppDynamics
9 12 (3.47%) Atlassian
10 11 (3.18%) SaltStack
10 11 (3.18%) ServiceNow
11 10 (2.89%) Microsoft
11 10 (2.89%) New Relic
12 9 (2.60%) Dynatrace
13 7 (2.02%) Veracode
14 5 (1.45%) Cisco
15 4 (1.16%) BMC
15 4 (1.16%) HP
15 4 (1.16%) Juniper