Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Graylog skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Graylog over the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Graylog (Graylog2)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 874 892
Rank change year-on-year +25 +18 +6
Contract jobs citing Graylog 34 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 0.035% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 11
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +33.33% -8.33%
10th Percentile £388 £405 £300
90th Percentile £602 £595 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £524 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Graylog 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 14,139 11,277 12,305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.72% 11.42% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,496 7,470 7,887
UK median daily rate £488 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +8.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £284 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 265 276
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -28.00% +23.85%
10th Percentile £12.05 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.39 £27.00
% change year-on-year +0.63% -35.59% +33.76%

Graylog
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Graylog as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Graylog in the UK

Graylog
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Graylog.

Contractor daily rate trend for Graylog in the UK

Graylog
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Graylog over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Graylog in the UK

Graylog
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graylog within the UK over the 6 months to 19 September 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 +22 34 £525 -4.55% 3
London +26 17 £530 -3.64% 1
UK excluding London +1 17 £524 - 2
North of England - 15 £525 - 1
Yorkshire - 13 £525 - 1
North West - 2 £527 -
South East - 1 - -
South West - 1 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Graylog 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 Graylog.

1 32 (94.12%) Terraform
2 30 (88.24%) Java
2 30 (88.24%) Apache
2 30 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 30 (88.24%) Puppet
3 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (64.71%) Linux
5 21 (61.76%) Jenkins
6 20 (58.82%) DevOps
6 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 20 (58.82%) Red Hat
7 19 (55.88%) Python
7 19 (55.88%) Kibana
7 19 (55.88%) Go
7 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (55.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (52.94%) Ansible
8 18 (52.94%) Windows
8 18 (52.94%) VMware
9 17 (50.00%) Maven
9 17 (50.00%) Ruby
9 17 (50.00%) Ubuntu
9 17 (50.00%) WebSphere
9 17 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (50.00%) Jetty
9 17 (50.00%) JRuby
9 17 (50.00%) Ant
9 17 (50.00%) IIS
9 17 (50.00%) Servlets

Graylog
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 30 (88.24%) Apache
2 17 (50.00%) IIS
2 17 (50.00%) Jetty
2 17 (50.00%) Mongrel
2 17 (50.00%) nginx
2 17 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 16 (47.06%) Tomcat
4 15 (44.12%) Confluence
5 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.94%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (2.94%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 19 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 17 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (47.06%) Sumo Logic
4 15 (44.12%) Slack
5 8 (23.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (23.53%) Rackspace Cloud
6 7 (20.59%) Google App Engine
7 3 (8.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (5.88%) Serverless
9 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) Apache Hive
1 15 (44.12%) Big Data
2 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
3 10 (29.41%) MySQL
3 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.82%) Blockchain
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 21 (61.76%) Jenkins
3 17 (50.00%) Ant
3 17 (50.00%) Gradle
3 17 (50.00%) Maven
3 17 (50.00%) MSBuild
3 17 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 17 (50.00%) Vagrant
4 16 (47.06%) CruiseControl
4 16 (47.06%) JIRA
5 14 (41.18%) Artifactory
6 12 (35.29%) Cucumber
7 10 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (29.41%) Travis CI
8 7 (20.59%) Subversion
9 6 (17.65%) Mercurial
10 3 (8.82%) JUnit
11 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
12 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Azure Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Azure DevOps
3 10 (29.41%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Automation Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Platform Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) JRuby
1 17 (50.00%) Servlets
2 15 (44.12%) ActiveMQ
2 15 (44.12%) Kafka
2 15 (44.12%) RabbitMQ
3 14 (41.18%) Node.js
4 9 (26.47%) Spring
4 9 (26.47%) Spring Batch
4 9 (26.47%) Spring Boot
4 9 (26.47%) Spring Security
5 7 (20.59%) REST
6 1 (2.94%) RESTful
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
3 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 18 (52.94%) Windows
3 17 (50.00%) Debian
3 17 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 16 (47.06%) CentOS
4 16 (47.06%) Fedora
5 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) DevOps
3 19 (55.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (47.06%) Mentoring
6 13 (38.24%) SFIA
6 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
7 12 (35.29%) Open Source
8 11 (32.35%) BDD
9 10 (29.41%) Cloud Operations
9 10 (29.41%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 10 (29.41%) Microservices
9 10 (29.41%) TDD
10 9 (26.47%) Coaching
10 9 (26.47%) Integration Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
12 6 (17.65%) Scrum
13 5 (14.71%) Kanban
14 3 (8.82%) Information Governance
15 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 19 (55.88%) Go
3 19 (55.88%) Python
4 17 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 17 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 17 (50.00%) Ruby
5 16 (47.06%) Perl
6 10 (29.41%) C#
6 10 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) GCP
2 3 (8.82%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VirtualBox
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.59%) Xen
4 6 (17.65%) KVM
Systems Management
1 32 (94.12%) Terraform
2 30 (88.24%) Puppet
3 19 (55.88%) Kibana
4 18 (52.94%) Ansible
5 17 (50.00%) Nagios
5 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (50.00%) Salt
6 16 (47.06%) Grafana
6 16 (47.06%) logstash
6 16 (47.06%) Packer
7 2 (5.88%) Prometheus
8 1 (2.94%) Graphite
8 1 (2.94%) Icinga
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 17 (50.00%) AppDynamics
3 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (50.00%) New Relic
3 17 (50.00%) Splunk
4 8 (23.53%) Google
4 8 (23.53%) Rackspace
5 7 (20.59%) Perforce
6 3 (8.82%) Micro Focus
7 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.94%) OpenText