Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 552 563 653
Rank change year-on-year +11 +90 +123
Contract jobs citing Grafana 205 334 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.94% 2.29% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 201 193
UK median daily rate £538 £525 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% -2.78% +11.34%
10th Percentile £359 £375 £410
90th Percentile £650 £613 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £470 £505
% change year-on-year +3.72% -6.93% +102.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £41.83 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.42% +19.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.83 -
% change year-on-year +0.42% - -

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 10,563 14,611 11,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.54% 14.66% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,092 9,772 8,137
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £306 £268
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 361 278
UK median hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.86% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.93 £12.25 £11.18
90th Percentile £51.30 £47.83 £47.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.69
% change year-on-year +2.86% +11.54% -19.54%

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 22 January 2020.

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 13 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 22 January 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 +12 193 £545 +3.81% 58
UK excluding London +40 118 £488 +3.72% 35
London +49 72 £550 +0.46% 29
North of England +32 59 £550 +22.22% 10
North West +27 31 £550 +22.22% 5
South East +52 17 £475 -2.06% 8
Yorkshire +16 17 £550 +10.00% 3
Midlands +19 14 £394 -15.55% 6
West Midlands +19 14 £394 -15.55% 4
East of England +41 11 £438 +6.06% 2
North East +16 11 £400 -20.00% 2
South West 0 10 £575 +2.22% 3
Wales - 7 £450 - 5

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 126 (61.46%) DevOps
2 103 (50.24%) Jenkins
2 103 (50.24%) Linux
3 101 (49.27%) Docker
4 97 (47.32%) Prometheus
5 95 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
6 91 (44.39%) Microservices
7 85 (41.46%) Java
8 84 (40.98%) Kubernetes
9 81 (39.51%) Ansible
10 76 (37.07%) Python
11 73 (35.61%) Terraform
12 72 (35.12%) Git (software)
13 68 (33.17%) AWS
14 63 (30.73%) Kibana
15 60 (29.27%) Node.js
15 60 (29.27%) Open Source
16 59 (28.78%) GitHub
17 58 (28.29%) Azure
18 53 (25.85%) Test Automation
18 53 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
18 53 (25.85%) JavaScript
19 51 (24.88%) Configuration Management
19 51 (24.88%) Puppet
20 44 (21.46%) HTTP
20 44 (21.46%) Infrastructure as Code
21 43 (20.98%) Opscode Chef
22 41 (20.00%) Windows
22 41 (20.00%) Google
23 40 (19.51%) TCP/IP

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 29 (14.15%) nginx
2 28 (13.66%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (11.22%) Tomcat
4 16 (7.80%) Apache
5 9 (4.39%) JBoss
5 9 (4.39%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.93%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (2.93%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.44%) Camunda
8 4 (1.95%) Confluence
9 2 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (33.17%) AWS
2 59 (28.78%) GitHub
3 58 (28.29%) Azure
4 40 (19.51%) GCP
5 35 (17.07%) Google Analytics
6 20 (9.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (6.83%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (5.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (4.39%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (4.39%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (4.39%) Serverless
9 9 (4.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (3.90%) Amazon S3
10 8 (3.90%) Datadog
11 7 (3.41%) PaaS
11 7 (3.41%) Route 53
12 6 (2.93%) AWS CloudTrail
13 5 (2.44%) AWS Fargate
13 5 (2.44%) npm
13 5 (2.44%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 44 (21.46%) HTTP
2 40 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 35 (17.07%) SSL
4 12 (5.85%) VPN
5 9 (4.39%) DNS
6 8 (3.90%) Firewall
7 6 (2.93%) DHCP
8 3 (1.46%) DSL
8 3 (1.46%) LAN
8 3 (1.46%) WAN
9 2 (0.98%) FTP
9 2 (0.98%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.98%) IPsec
9 2 (0.98%) MQTT
10 1 (0.49%) Internet
10 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.12%) MongoDB
2 30 (14.63%) NoSQL
3 27 (13.17%) MySQL
4 17 (8.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (7.32%) InfluxDB
5 15 (7.32%) Redis
6 14 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (6.34%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.88%) SQL Server
9 9 (4.39%) Data Lake
10 8 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (3.41%) Big Data
12 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.44%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.95%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.98%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.98%) DB2
15 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 103 (50.24%) Jenkins
2 72 (35.12%) Git (software)
3 38 (18.54%) JUnit
4 37 (18.05%) Cucumber
4 37 (18.05%) Selenium
5 35 (17.07%) Gatling
6 24 (11.71%) GitLab
6 24 (11.71%) SonarQube
7 20 (9.76%) Gradle
8 16 (7.80%) Ant
8 16 (7.80%) TeamCity
9 14 (6.83%) Grunt
9 14 (6.83%) gulp
9 14 (6.83%) IntelliJ
9 14 (6.83%) Karma Test Runner
9 14 (6.83%) Maven
9 14 (6.83%) Sublime Text
10 12 (5.85%) Vagrant
11 10 (4.88%) CircleCI
11 10 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (14.63%) Public Sector
2 23 (11.22%) Banking
3 15 (7.32%) Finance
4 7 (3.41%) Automotive
5 3 (1.46%) Games
5 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.98%) Law
6 2 (0.98%) Retail
6 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (31.22%) Developer
1 64 (31.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (14.15%) Senior DevOps
3 23 (11.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (10.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 13 (6.34%) Java Developer
6 11 (5.37%) Consultant
7 10 (4.88%) Scala Developer
8 9 (4.39%) Backend Developer
9 8 (3.90%) Agile Developer
9 8 (3.90%) Agile Java Developer
9 8 (3.90%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (3.90%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.90%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.41%) DevOps Consultant
10 7 (3.41%) Platform Engineer
11 6 (2.93%) AWS Developer
11 6 (2.93%) Senior Agile Developer
11 6 (2.93%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 6 (2.93%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (29.27%) Node.js
2 37 (18.05%) Elastic Stack
3 35 (17.07%) CSS
3 35 (17.07%) Gherkin
3 35 (17.07%) Kafka
4 34 (16.59%) JSON
4 34 (16.59%) Play Framework
4 34 (16.59%) REST
4 34 (16.59%) XML
5 31 (15.12%) HTML
6 30 (14.63%) HTML5
7 22 (10.73%) Sass
8 21 (10.24%) .NET
8 21 (10.24%) CSS3
9 18 (8.78%) AngularJS
10 17 (8.29%) Spring
11 14 (6.83%) jQuery
11 14 (6.83%) Servlets
12 11 (5.37%) Hibernate
13 9 (4.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.24%) Public Cloud
2 9 (4.39%) Clustering
3 7 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.93%) Replication
5 5 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.95%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.95%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.98%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.98%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.98%) User Experience
9 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 103 (50.24%) Linux
2 41 (20.00%) Windows
3 37 (18.05%) Ubuntu
4 31 (15.12%) CentOS
5 30 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (10.73%) Unix
7 6 (2.93%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.98%) Solaris
10 1 (0.49%) AIX
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.49%) Android
10 1 (0.49%) Debian
10 1 (0.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (61.46%) DevOps
2 95 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (44.39%) Microservices
4 60 (29.27%) Open Source
5 53 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (25.85%) Test Automation
6 51 (24.88%) Configuration Management
7 44 (21.46%) Infrastructure as Code
8 39 (19.02%) Analytics
9 35 (17.07%) Lean Software Development
10 31 (15.12%) Front End Development
11 29 (14.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (14.15%) Software Engineering
12 27 (13.17%) Mentoring
13 26 (12.68%) Web Development
14 25 (12.20%) Scrum
15 23 (11.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 21 (10.24%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
17 20 (9.76%) Line Management
18 17 (8.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 85 (41.46%) Java
2 76 (37.07%) Python
3 53 (25.85%) JavaScript
4 37 (18.05%) Scala
5 33 (16.10%) C#
6 25 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 25 (12.20%) Groovy
7 24 (11.71%) Perl
8 23 (11.22%) PowerShell
9 21 (10.24%) SQL
10 18 (8.78%) Ruby
11 14 (6.83%) Go
11 14 (6.83%) Haskell
12 11 (5.37%) Kotlin
13 8 (3.90%) Java 8
14 7 (3.41%) Clojure
15 6 (2.93%) ClojureScript
15 6 (2.93%) TypeScript
16 5 (2.44%) PHP
17 4 (1.95%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (13.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.88%) Degree
3 9 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.98%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.49%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.24%) WCAG
2 6 (2.93%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 101 (49.27%) Docker
2 9 (4.39%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (1.95%) HDFS
4 4 (1.95%) KVM
4 4 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.46%) NFS
6 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.49%) Ceph
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 97 (47.32%) Prometheus
2 84 (40.98%) Kubernetes
3 81 (39.51%) Ansible
4 73 (35.61%) Terraform
5 63 (30.73%) Kibana
6 51 (24.88%) Puppet
7 43 (20.98%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (14.15%) Nagios
9 13 (6.34%) Packer
10 12 (5.85%) logstash
10 12 (5.85%) Salt
10 12 (5.85%) ZABBIX
11 11 (5.37%) Graphite
12 8 (3.90%) Rancher
13 7 (3.41%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (2.44%) Consul
14 5 (2.44%) Fluentd
14 5 (2.44%) Sysdig
15 3 (1.46%) Istio
15 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (20.00%) Google
2 24 (11.71%) Splunk
3 19 (9.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.85%) VMware
5 10 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.39%) Adobe
6 9 (4.39%) webMethods
7 8 (3.90%) Black Duck
7 8 (3.90%) Oracle
8 7 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.44%) Dynatrace
10 4 (1.95%) Coverity
10 4 (1.95%) SevOne
11 3 (1.46%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.46%) New Relic
11 3 (1.46%) PagerDuty
11 3 (1.46%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.98%) AlienVault
12 2 (0.98%) Citrix
12 2 (0.98%) F5