Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 622 738 799
Rank change year-on-year +116 +61 +70
Contract jobs citing Grafana 275 133 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.14% 0.095%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.01% 1.27% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 103 79
UK median daily rate £527 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.88% +2.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £415 £408 £400
90th Percentile £621 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +2.41% +0.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £65.00 - £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 13,669 10,484 12,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.18% 11.05% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,093 6,923 7,899
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £602 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £385
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 234 276
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.56% +11.47%
10th Percentile £11.83 £11.25 £12.88
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.70 £51.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year - -25.53% +16.42%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 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 +113 267 £525 +2.44% 57
London +52 179 £550 +0.92% 36
UK excluding London +8 89 £500 +2.41% 23
North of England +7 38 £522 +24.29% 5
Yorkshire +12 32 £522 +24.29%
South East -28 23 £475 -5.00% 7
Midlands -23 12 £425 -12.95% 1
South West +19 10 £550 -
East Midlands -2 7 £410 -6.29% 1
West Midlands -19 5 £600 +20.00%
East of England +11 4 £525 - 8
North West -28 3 £600 +46.34% 5
North East - 3 £525 -
Scotland -37 2 £488 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 197 (71.64%) Linux
2 190 (69.09%) DevOps
3 167 (60.73%) Python
4 157 (57.09%) Agile Software Development
5 155 (56.36%) Docker
5 155 (56.36%) Jenkins
6 131 (47.64%) MongoDB
7 127 (46.18%) Git (software)
8 122 (44.36%) Kibana
9 116 (42.18%) Bash Shell
10 111 (40.36%) Puppet
11 110 (40.00%) Java
12 105 (38.18%) Kubernetes
13 102 (37.09%) Elastic Stack
14 99 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
15 91 (33.09%) Microservices
16 83 (30.18%) Prometheus
17 81 (29.45%) JavaScript
18 79 (28.73%) logstash
19 78 (28.36%) Open Source
20 76 (27.64%) Terraform
21 74 (26.91%) Continuous Integration
22 72 (26.18%) Ruby
23 71 (25.82%) Ubuntu
23 71 (25.82%) SQL
23 71 (25.82%) Ansible
24 68 (24.73%) Elasticsearch
24 68 (24.73%) MySQL
25 66 (24.00%) Configuration Management
25 66 (24.00%) Kafka

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 68 (24.73%) Elasticsearch
2 61 (22.18%) nginx
3 35 (12.73%) Confluence
4 34 (12.36%) Apache
5 27 (9.82%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.36%) JBoss
6 12 (4.36%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.18%) IPython
7 6 (2.18%) Jupyter
8 5 (1.82%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.09%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 99 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (20.00%) GitHub
3 24 (8.73%) Slack
4 23 (8.36%) Google Analytics
5 22 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (8.00%) Serverless
6 17 (6.18%) AWS Lambda
6 17 (6.18%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (5.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 14 (5.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 14 (5.09%) Amazon S3
9 13 (4.73%) OpenShift
10 12 (4.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (2.91%) Heroku
12 8 (2.91%) npm
12 8 (2.91%) Route 53
13 7 (2.55%) Fastly
13 7 (2.55%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 65 (23.64%) SSL
2 60 (21.82%) TCP/IP
3 36 (13.09%) HTTP
4 33 (12.00%) DNS
4 33 (12.00%) Firewall
5 14 (5.09%) Internet
6 6 (2.18%) LAN
6 6 (2.18%) SNMP
6 6 (2.18%) WAN
7 4 (1.45%) FTP
7 4 (1.45%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.45%) SMTP
7 4 (1.45%) SSH
8 3 (1.09%) BGP
8 3 (1.09%) DHCP
8 3 (1.09%) OSPF
9 2 (0.73%) Junos
9 2 (0.73%) MPLS
9 2 (0.73%) TACACS
9 2 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (47.64%) MongoDB
2 68 (24.73%) MySQL
3 66 (24.00%) NoSQL
4 64 (23.27%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (10.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 27 (9.82%) Big Data
7 20 (7.27%) Apache Hive
8 18 (6.55%) Redis
9 17 (6.18%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (3.27%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (2.91%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.82%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.45%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.45%) Relational Database
14 3 (1.09%) Blockchain
14 3 (1.09%) RavenDB
15 2 (0.73%) Amazon Aurora
15 2 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (0.73%) HBase
Development Applications
1 155 (56.36%) Jenkins
2 127 (46.18%) Git (software)
3 63 (22.91%) Artifactory
4 62 (22.55%) Cucumber
5 50 (18.18%) JUnit
6 37 (13.45%) JIRA
7 36 (13.09%) Selenium
8 35 (12.73%) IntelliJ
9 31 (11.27%) Gatling
10 22 (8.00%) Mockito
10 22 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
11 21 (7.64%) Ant
12 18 (6.55%) Maven
13 16 (5.82%) GitLab
14 14 (5.09%) Grunt
14 14 (5.09%) gulp
15 13 (4.73%) Karma Test Runner
15 13 (4.73%) Sublime Text
16 11 (4.00%) Jasmine
17 10 (3.64%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (7.64%) Finance
2 7 (2.55%) Banking
3 5 (1.82%) Games
3 5 (1.82%) Retail
4 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.09%) French Language
6 2 (0.73%) Back Office
6 2 (0.73%) Electronics
6 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.73%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (46.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 79 (28.73%) Developer
3 36 (13.09%) Java Developer
4 21 (7.64%) Scala Developer
5 16 (5.82%) Lead DevOps
6 15 (5.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 14 (5.09%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (5.09%) Software Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) AWS Engineer
9 12 (4.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 11 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (4.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 11 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (3.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.27%) Automation Tester
12 9 (3.27%) Consultant
12 9 (3.27%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.27%) Tester
13 8 (2.91%) Analyst
13 8 (2.91%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (37.09%) Elastic Stack
2 66 (24.00%) Kafka
3 64 (23.27%) Node.js
4 56 (20.36%) RabbitMQ
5 51 (18.55%) ActiveMQ
6 47 (17.09%) Spring
7 42 (15.27%) Sensu
8 37 (13.45%) REST
9 31 (11.27%) Gherkin
10 29 (10.55%) LEMP Stack
10 29 (10.55%) XML
11 27 (9.82%) Spring Boot
12 22 (8.00%) JSON
13 21 (7.64%) RESTful
13 21 (7.64%) Servlets
14 18 (6.55%) AngularJS
14 18 (6.55%) Web Services
15 16 (5.82%) Play Framework
15 16 (5.82%) Spring Batch
15 16 (5.82%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.73%) Device Driver
2 19 (6.91%) Linux Command Line
3 18 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.09%) Clustering
5 12 (4.36%) Replication
6 11 (4.00%) User Experience
7 9 (3.27%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.45%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.45%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.45%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.45%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.09%) Fintech
9 3 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.36%) CMDB
11 1 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 197 (71.64%) Linux
2 71 (25.82%) Ubuntu
3 56 (20.36%) Unix
4 46 (16.73%) CentOS
5 42 (15.27%) Windows
6 23 (8.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.18%) Debian
8 5 (1.82%) DC/OS
9 4 (1.45%) Android
9 4 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.45%) Solaris
10 3 (1.09%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.73%) Mesosphere
11 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (69.09%) DevOps
2 157 (57.09%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (33.09%) Microservices
4 78 (28.36%) Open Source
5 74 (26.91%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (24.00%) Configuration Management
7 64 (23.27%) Test Automation
8 49 (17.82%) BDD
9 44 (16.00%) TDD
10 41 (14.91%) High Availability
11 38 (13.82%) Immutable Infrastructure
11 38 (13.82%) Software Engineering
12 35 (12.73%) Task Automation
13 33 (12.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 32 (11.64%) Analytics
15 31 (11.27%) Kanban
15 31 (11.27%) Load Balancing
16 27 (9.82%) Mentoring
16 27 (9.82%) Performance Measurement
17 25 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 167 (60.73%) Python
2 116 (42.18%) Bash Shell
3 110 (40.00%) Java
4 81 (29.45%) JavaScript
5 72 (26.18%) Ruby
6 71 (25.82%) SQL
7 58 (21.09%) Perl
8 57 (20.73%) Go
9 46 (16.73%) Scala
10 39 (14.18%) Groovy
11 33 (12.00%) Shell Script
12 27 (9.82%) C#
13 21 (7.64%) Haskell
14 12 (4.36%) Kotlin
15 11 (4.00%) PHP
16 8 (2.91%) AWK
16 8 (2.91%) Java 8
17 2 (0.73%) C
17 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.73%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (14.91%) Security Cleared
2 40 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.18%) Degree
4 5 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.09%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.73%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.91%) QA
2 8 (2.91%) GCP
3 4 (1.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 155 (56.36%) Docker
2 8 (2.91%) KVM
3 7 (2.55%) etcd
3 7 (2.55%) flannel
3 7 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.45%) Xen
5 3 (1.09%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.73%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.73%) Ceph
6 2 (0.73%) Varnish
6 2 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.36%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 122 (44.36%) Kibana
2 111 (40.36%) Puppet
3 105 (38.18%) Kubernetes
4 83 (30.18%) Prometheus
5 79 (28.73%) logstash
6 76 (27.64%) Terraform
7 71 (25.82%) Ansible
8 53 (19.27%) Nagios
9 41 (14.91%) Icinga
10 38 (13.82%) Graphite
11 32 (11.64%) HAProxy
12 25 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
13 22 (8.00%) Graylog
14 14 (5.09%) Galera Cluster
15 12 (4.36%) Mesos
16 9 (3.27%) Fluentd
17 8 (2.91%) Packer
17 8 (2.91%) ZABBIX
18 7 (2.55%) collectd
18 7 (2.55%) StatsD
Vendors
1 59 (21.45%) Red Hat
2 58 (21.09%) Splunk
3 48 (17.45%) Google
4 29 (10.55%) AppDynamics
5 14 (5.09%) Adobe
6 13 (4.73%) Oracle
7 11 (4.00%) Atlassian
7 11 (4.00%) VMware
8 9 (3.27%) New Relic
8 9 (3.27%) SaltStack
9 7 (2.55%) Veracode
10 6 (2.18%) AlienVault
10 6 (2.18%) Apigee
11 5 (1.82%) Dynatrace
11 5 (1.82%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.82%) webMethods
12 4 (1.45%) Microsoft
12 4 (1.45%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.09%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.09%) Tableau