Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 703 799 874
Rank change year-on-year +96 +75 -
Contract jobs citing Grafana 167 93 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.087% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.53% 0.79% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 64 9
UK median daily rate £527 £469 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.37% -14.77% -
10th Percentile £410 £250 £500
90th Percentile £638 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £423 -
% change year-on-year +15.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £51.00 -
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 10934 11829 9603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.04% 11.08% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7260 7556 5903
UK median daily rate £470 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +6.45% +4.73% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 268 340
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.00 £40.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -32.69% +28.81% +0.93%

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 26 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Grafana in the UK

Grafana
Top 15 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 26 September 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 +84 159 £538 +14.67% 19
London +71 111 £550 +12.82% 8
UK excluding London +60 54 £488 +15.56% 12
South East +39 23 £500 +37.93% 3
Midlands +14 13 £475 -2.06% 2
East Midlands - 8 £438 -
North of England +55 7 £420 +5.00% 3
Yorkshire +17 5 £420 +5.00% 2
East of England - 4 - - 2
West Midlands +17 3 £488 +0.67% 2
Wales - 3 £494 -
North West - 2 £405 - 1
Scotland - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 120 (71.86%) Linux
2 116 (69.46%) DevOps
3 107 (64.07%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (62.28%) Java
5 86 (51.50%) Docker
6 83 (49.70%) Kibana
6 83 (49.70%) Python
7 80 (47.90%) Ansible
8 79 (47.31%) Elastic Stack
9 78 (46.71%) MongoDB
10 71 (42.51%) logstash
11 65 (38.92%) Jenkins
11 65 (38.92%) Puppet
12 64 (38.32%) Git (software)
13 62 (37.13%) Kubernetes
14 61 (36.53%) Amazon AWS
15 60 (35.93%) Bash Shell
15 60 (35.93%) Microservices
16 59 (35.33%) Elasticsearch
16 59 (35.33%) Configuration Management
17 57 (34.13%) Splunk
18 56 (33.53%) Unix
19 54 (32.34%) SQL
19 54 (32.34%) MySQL
20 50 (29.94%) HTTP
20 50 (29.94%) Open Source
20 50 (29.94%) Continuous Integration
21 49 (29.34%) Scala
22 45 (26.95%) Ruby
23 41 (24.55%) Apache Cassandra

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 59 (35.33%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (21.56%) Apache
3 33 (19.76%) nginx
4 27 (16.17%) Tomcat
5 16 (9.58%) OpenStack
6 12 (7.19%) JBoss
7 8 (4.79%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.40%) Confluence
9 2 (1.20%) Documentum
10 1 (0.60%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.60%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 61 (36.53%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (10.18%) GitHub
3 16 (9.58%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.79%) Google Analytics
5 7 (4.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (4.19%) OpenShift
6 5 (2.99%) Akamai
6 5 (2.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.99%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.99%) Fastly
6 5 (2.99%) Heroku
7 4 (2.40%) Datadog
7 4 (2.40%) PaaS
7 4 (2.40%) SaaS
8 3 (1.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (1.80%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (1.80%) IaaS
8 3 (1.80%) Route 53
8 3 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (29.94%) HTTP
2 34 (20.36%) TCP/IP
3 32 (19.16%) SSL
4 28 (16.77%) Firewall
5 26 (15.57%) DNS
6 15 (8.98%) LAN
6 15 (8.98%) WAN
7 12 (7.19%) HTTPS
8 9 (5.39%) Internet
8 9 (5.39%) LDAP
9 3 (1.80%) DSL
10 2 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.20%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.20%) tcpdump
10 2 (1.20%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.60%) Broadband
11 1 (0.60%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (46.71%) MongoDB
2 54 (32.34%) MySQL
3 41 (24.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 39 (23.35%) NoSQL
5 24 (14.37%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (7.19%) InfluxDB
7 7 (4.19%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.59%) Redis
9 5 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.40%) Big Data
11 3 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.80%) DB2
11 3 (1.80%) DbVisualizer
11 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.20%) RethinkDB
13 1 (0.60%) HBase
Development Applications
1 65 (38.92%) Jenkins
2 64 (38.32%) Git (software)
3 27 (16.17%) Cucumber
4 22 (13.17%) JUnit
5 19 (11.38%) Gatling
5 19 (11.38%) Mockito
6 15 (8.98%) JMeter
7 14 (8.38%) IntelliJ
8 13 (7.78%) Selenium
9 11 (6.59%) Artifactory
9 11 (6.59%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (5.99%) Grunt
10 10 (5.99%) JIRA
11 9 (5.39%) Bitbucket
11 9 (5.39%) LoadRunner
12 8 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (4.79%) Eclipse
12 8 (4.79%) gulp
12 8 (4.79%) Karma Test Runner
12 8 (4.79%) Sublime Text
General
1 23 (13.77%) Finance
2 15 (8.98%) Banking
3 14 (8.38%) Games
4 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.99%) Marketing
6 8 (4.79%) Electronics
6 8 (4.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.20%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (36.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 44 (26.35%) Developer
3 25 (14.97%) Scala Developer
4 19 (11.38%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.78%) Java Developer
6 14 (8.38%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (6.59%) Consultant
8 9 (5.39%) Lead DevOps
9 8 (4.79%) DevOps Consultant
9 8 (4.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 8 (4.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Senior Scala Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.59%) Java Scala Developer
10 6 (3.59%) Performance Engineer
11 5 (2.99%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (2.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 5 (2.99%) Digital Developer
11 5 (2.99%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (47.31%) Elastic Stack
2 40 (23.95%) Node.js
2 40 (23.95%) Sensu
3 34 (20.36%) Kafka
4 21 (12.57%) RESTful
4 21 (12.57%) Web Services
5 19 (11.38%) HTML
6 18 (10.78%) Akka
6 18 (10.78%) LEMP Stack
7 14 (8.38%) Spring
8 13 (7.78%) LAMP
9 12 (7.19%) JSON
9 12 (7.19%) REST
10 11 (6.59%) LAPP Stack
10 11 (6.59%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (5.99%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (5.99%) AngularJS
11 10 (5.99%) CSS
11 10 (5.99%) Hibernate
12 9 (5.39%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.19%) Video on Demand
2 10 (5.99%) Cloud Native
3 7 (4.19%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.19%) Device Driver
4 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.40%) Replication
6 3 (1.80%) Clustering
6 3 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.80%) Online Games
7 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.20%) Fintech
7 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.20%) User Experience
7 2 (1.20%) Wiki
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 120 (71.86%) Linux
2 56 (33.53%) Unix
3 27 (16.17%) CentOS
4 22 (13.17%) Windows
5 21 (12.57%) Ubuntu
6 8 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.19%) Solaris
8 5 (2.99%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (1.80%) AIX
9 3 (1.80%) CoreOS
9 3 (1.80%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (69.46%) DevOps
2 107 (64.07%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (35.93%) Microservices
4 59 (35.33%) Configuration Management
5 50 (29.94%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (29.94%) Open Source
6 36 (21.56%) BDD
6 36 (21.56%) TDD
7 29 (17.37%) Pair Programming
8 28 (16.77%) Kanban
9 25 (14.97%) Test Automation
10 23 (13.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 23 (13.77%) Load Balancing
11 22 (13.17%) Software Engineering
12 21 (12.57%) Domain-Driven Design
13 20 (11.98%) High Availability
14 19 (11.38%) Performance Testing
14 19 (11.38%) Task Automation
15 16 (9.58%) Mentoring
16 15 (8.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 104 (62.28%) Java
2 83 (49.70%) Python
3 60 (35.93%) Bash Shell
4 54 (32.34%) SQL
5 49 (29.34%) Scala
6 45 (26.95%) Ruby
7 30 (17.96%) Perl
8 26 (15.57%) Go
9 23 (13.77%) Groovy
10 19 (11.38%) JavaScript
11 16 (9.58%) PHP
12 11 (6.59%) Shell Script
13 8 (4.79%) C#
13 8 (4.79%) Haskell
14 6 (3.59%) Kotlin
15 5 (2.99%) Clojure
16 3 (1.80%) AWK
16 3 (1.80%) R
17 1 (0.60%) Rust
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.80%) Degree
4 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.78%) QA
System Software
1 86 (51.50%) Docker
2 14 (8.38%) KVM
3 13 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.78%) Xen
4 12 (7.19%) LXC
5 6 (3.59%) vSphere
6 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.20%) HDFS
7 2 (1.20%) iptables
Systems Management
1 83 (49.70%) Kibana
2 80 (47.90%) Ansible
3 71 (42.51%) logstash
4 65 (38.92%) Puppet
5 62 (37.13%) Kubernetes
6 28 (16.77%) Prometheus
7 24 (14.37%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (13.77%) Nagios
9 22 (13.17%) HAProxy
9 22 (13.17%) Terraform
10 20 (11.98%) Graphite
11 11 (6.59%) Icinga
12 8 (4.79%) ZABBIX
13 7 (4.19%) Galera Cluster
13 7 (4.19%) HP SiteScope
14 5 (2.99%) Marathon
14 5 (2.99%) Mesos
15 4 (2.40%) Rundeck
16 3 (1.80%) Salt
16 3 (1.80%) StatsD
Vendors
1 57 (34.13%) Splunk
2 36 (21.56%) Red Hat
3 28 (16.77%) AppDynamics
4 21 (12.57%) Oracle
5 19 (11.38%) VMware
6 13 (7.78%) SaltStack
7 12 (7.19%) Dynatrace
8 10 (5.99%) Google
9 8 (4.79%) SAP
9 8 (4.79%) webMethods
10 7 (4.19%) HP
10 7 (4.19%) New Relic
10 7 (4.19%) TIBCO
11 6 (3.59%) Adobe
12 3 (1.80%) SOASTA, Inc
13 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
13 2 (1.20%) Dell
13 2 (1.20%) F5
13 2 (1.20%) Maxymiser
13 2 (1.20%) Optimizely