Period
to 23 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Kibana skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kibana over the 6 months to 23 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.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 597 820
Rank change year-on-year +75 +223 +34
Contract jobs citing Kibana 348 293 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.27% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.22% 2.47% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 169 57
UK median daily rate £506 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.47% +2.15% +16.25%
10th Percentile £363 £348 £348
90th Percentile £613 £588 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +44.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £47.00 £47.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.53% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Kibana 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 10819 11857 9713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.05% 11.03% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7180 7581 5989
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 259 269 348
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +12.50% -0.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.57 £43.00 £40.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -32.69% +28.81% +0.62%

Kibana
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kibana over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kibana.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
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 Kibana within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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 +79 340 £512 +7.79% 24
London -7 223 £540 +10.77% 12
UK excluding London +120 120 £450 +5.88% 13
North of England +93 41 £450 +12.50% 3
North West +48 30 £425 +6.25% 3
South East +47 25 £425 -5.56% 7
Midlands +41 25 £475 +6.74% 1
South West +33 22 £360 +3.23%
West Midlands +43 13 £488 +9.72% 1
East Midlands - 12 £463 -
Yorkshire +40 11 £475 +18.75%
Wales - 4 £494 -
East of England -9 3 £550 +21.21% 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Kibana 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 Kibana.

1 238 (68.39%) logstash
2 233 (66.95%) Elastic Stack
3 216 (62.07%) Elasticsearch
4 211 (60.63%) Linux
5 181 (52.01%) DevOps
6 175 (50.29%) Java
7 161 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
8 151 (43.39%) Docker
9 148 (42.53%) Amazon AWS
10 139 (39.94%) Python
11 127 (36.49%) Puppet
12 122 (35.06%) Ansible
13 121 (34.77%) Jenkins
14 113 (32.47%) Bash Shell
14 113 (32.47%) Git (software)
15 112 (32.18%) Ruby
16 104 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
17 103 (29.60%) Security Cleared
18 95 (27.30%) PostgreSQL
19 92 (26.44%) SC Cleared
20 91 (26.15%) Kubernetes
21 88 (25.29%) Microservices
22 87 (25.00%) Configuration Management
23 85 (24.43%) MongoDB
24 81 (23.28%) Unix
25 79 (22.70%) Grafana
26 77 (22.13%) Apache
27 75 (21.55%) NoSQL
28 73 (20.98%) nginx
29 69 (19.83%) Load Balancing

Kibana
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
1 216 (62.07%) Elasticsearch
2 77 (22.13%) Apache
3 73 (20.98%) nginx
4 55 (15.80%) Tomcat
5 34 (9.77%) Confluence
6 19 (5.46%) Apache Spark
7 15 (4.31%) Apache Solr
8 14 (4.02%) JBoss
9 13 (3.74%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.01%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.72%) Mule
12 5 (1.44%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.86%) CMS
14 3 (0.86%) DataSynapse
14 3 (0.86%) Drupal
15 2 (0.57%) Documentum
15 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.29%) SAS
16 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.86%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 148 (42.53%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (12.07%) Amazon EC2
2 42 (12.07%) Amazon S3
3 33 (9.48%) Amazon ELB
4 29 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 28 (8.05%) GitHub
6 27 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (7.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 22 (6.32%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (4.89%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (4.31%) Google Analytics
11 11 (3.16%) Quay.io
12 10 (2.87%) PaaS
13 9 (2.59%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (2.59%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (2.59%) IaaS
13 9 (2.59%) Route 53
14 8 (2.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 7 (2.01%) OpenShift
16 5 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 67 (19.25%) HTTP
2 62 (17.82%) DNS
3 58 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 48 (13.79%) SSL
5 45 (12.93%) Firewall
6 21 (6.03%) OpenLDAP
6 21 (6.03%) SSH
7 18 (5.17%) OpenVPN
8 10 (2.87%) Internet
9 7 (2.01%) LDAP
9 7 (2.01%) SNMP
10 6 (1.72%) LAN
10 6 (1.72%) Network Security
10 6 (1.72%) WAN
11 4 (1.15%) VPN
12 3 (0.86%) DSL
12 3 (0.86%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.86%) VoIP
13 2 (0.57%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (27.30%) PostgreSQL
2 85 (24.43%) MongoDB
3 75 (21.55%) NoSQL
4 42 (12.07%) Apache Cassandra
5 33 (9.48%) Amazon RDS
6 32 (9.20%) MySQL
7 28 (8.05%) Relational Database
8 26 (7.47%) Hadoop
8 26 (7.47%) RDBMS
9 16 (4.60%) Big Data
9 16 (4.60%) Oracle Database
10 12 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (2.87%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.87%) HBase
12 9 (2.59%) Redis
13 8 (2.30%) InfluxDB
14 7 (2.01%) DataStax
14 7 (2.01%) Flink
15 6 (1.72%) Sqoop
16 5 (1.44%) Impala
Development Applications
1 121 (34.77%) Jenkins
2 113 (32.47%) Git (software)
3 67 (19.25%) Sonatype Nexus
4 55 (15.80%) Artifactory
5 43 (12.36%) JIRA
6 37 (10.63%) Maven
7 36 (10.34%) JUnit
8 35 (10.06%) Selenium
9 34 (9.77%) Cucumber
10 26 (7.47%) Ant
11 24 (6.90%) GitLab
11 24 (6.90%) SonarQube
12 21 (6.03%) Bitbucket
13 18 (5.17%) JMeter
13 18 (5.17%) Liquibase
13 18 (5.17%) Mockito
14 16 (4.60%) Grunt
15 13 (3.74%) TeamCity
16 12 (3.45%) Gatling
17 11 (3.16%) Sublime Text
General
1 42 (12.07%) Finance
2 27 (7.76%) Banking
3 18 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.89%) Games
5 15 (4.31%) Electronics
5 15 (4.31%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.31%) Marketing
6 2 (0.57%) Billing
6 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.57%) Retail
7 1 (0.29%) Automotive
7 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 100 (28.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 97 (27.87%) Developer
3 38 (10.92%) Java Developer
4 33 (9.48%) AWS Engineer
5 31 (8.91%) Senior Developer
6 24 (6.90%) Architect
7 22 (6.32%) Scala Developer
8 21 (6.03%) AWS DevOps
8 21 (6.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 18 (5.17%) Analyst
10 17 (4.89%) Software Engineer
11 15 (4.31%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (4.31%) Python Developer
12 14 (4.02%) WebOps Engineer
13 12 (3.45%) Administrator
13 12 (3.45%) Consultant
14 11 (3.16%) Infrastructure Architect
14 11 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
15 10 (2.87%) Operations Engineer
15 10 (2.87%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (66.95%) Elastic Stack
2 66 (18.97%) Node.js
3 57 (16.38%) Web Services
4 50 (14.37%) RESTful
5 48 (13.79%) Kafka
6 35 (10.06%) REST
6 35 (10.06%) Spring
7 29 (8.33%) Sensu
8 25 (7.18%) LAPP Stack
9 22 (6.32%) AngularJS
9 22 (6.32%) RabbitMQ
10 21 (6.03%) HTML
10 21 (6.03%) LEMP Stack
11 20 (5.75%) XML
12 19 (5.46%) HTML5
12 19 (5.46%) JSON
13 18 (5.17%) MCollective
14 17 (4.89%) jQuery
15 16 (4.60%) LAMP
16 15 (4.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.32%) Linux Command Line
3 16 (4.60%) User Experience
4 11 (3.16%) Cyber Attack
4 11 (3.16%) Public Cloud
5 10 (2.87%) Cloud Native
6 8 (2.30%) Blog
6 8 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (2.01%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.72%) BYOD
8 6 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.44%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.86%) PKI
11 3 (0.86%) Wiki
12 2 (0.57%) Fintech
12 2 (0.57%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 211 (60.63%) Linux
2 81 (23.28%) Unix
3 47 (13.51%) Windows
4 34 (9.77%) CentOS
5 30 (8.62%) CoreOS
6 15 (4.31%) Ubuntu
7 11 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.30%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.01%) Solaris
9 7 (2.01%) Windows Server
10 6 (1.72%) Fedora
11 5 (1.44%) Debian
12 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.57%) AIX
14 2 (0.57%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.57%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (52.01%) DevOps
2 161 (46.26%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
4 88 (25.29%) Microservices
5 87 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 69 (19.83%) Load Balancing
7 65 (18.68%) Scrum
8 61 (17.53%) Open Source
9 48 (13.79%) Test Automation
10 47 (13.51%) Kanban
11 45 (12.93%) BDD
12 42 (12.07%) TDD
13 38 (10.92%) Software Engineering
14 37 (10.63%) Pair Programming
15 36 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
16 33 (9.48%) High Availability
17 27 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (7.47%) Web Operations
19 24 (6.90%) Analytics
20 23 (6.61%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 175 (50.29%) Java
2 139 (39.94%) Python
3 113 (32.47%) Bash Shell
4 112 (32.18%) Ruby
5 55 (15.80%) Go
5 55 (15.80%) SQL
6 51 (14.66%) JavaScript
7 49 (14.08%) Scala
8 41 (11.78%) Groovy
9 27 (7.76%) Perl
10 18 (5.17%) Shell Script
11 17 (4.89%) C#
12 14 (4.02%) PHP
13 10 (2.87%) C
14 9 (2.59%) C++
15 8 (2.30%) Haskell
16 7 (2.01%) PowerShell
16 7 (2.01%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 3 (0.86%) ES6
17 3 (0.86%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 103 (29.60%) Security Cleared
2 92 (26.44%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.16%) DV Cleared
4 10 (2.87%) CISSP
5 9 (2.59%) Degree
6 7 (2.01%) CISA
6 7 (2.01%) CISM
7 6 (1.72%) MySQL Certification
8 4 (1.15%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.86%) SANS
9 3 (0.86%) SSCP
10 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.57%) RHCE
11 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.29%) LPIC
11 1 (0.29%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.46%) QA
2 8 (2.30%) GPG13
3 6 (1.72%) FedRAMP
3 6 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 151 (43.39%) Docker
2 23 (6.61%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (6.03%) Squid
4 19 (5.46%) vCloud
5 18 (5.17%) etcd
5 18 (5.17%) Postfix
6 12 (3.45%) flannel
7 11 (3.16%) Apache Flume
8 9 (2.59%) HDFS
9 7 (2.01%) Active Directory
9 7 (2.01%) Ceph
9 7 (2.01%) GlusterFS
9 7 (2.01%) SkyDNS
9 7 (2.01%) vSphere
10 6 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 6 (1.72%) LXC
10 6 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (1.15%) Samba
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 238 (68.39%) logstash
2 127 (36.49%) Puppet
3 122 (35.06%) Ansible
4 91 (26.15%) Kubernetes
5 79 (22.70%) Grafana
6 64 (18.39%) Terraform
7 42 (12.07%) Prometheus
8 37 (10.63%) HAProxy
9 32 (9.20%) Sysdig
10 30 (8.62%) ZABBIX
11 29 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
12 23 (6.61%) Consul
13 20 (5.75%) Graphite
13 20 (5.75%) Rancher
14 19 (5.46%) Docker Swarm
15 16 (4.60%) Nagios
15 16 (4.60%) Rsyslog
16 14 (4.02%) rkt
17 12 (3.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 12 (3.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 54 (15.52%) Splunk
2 39 (11.21%) VMware
3 35 (10.06%) AppDynamics
4 30 (8.62%) Oracle
5 21 (6.03%) Red Hat
6 20 (5.75%) Google
7 18 (5.17%) Sonatype
8 15 (4.31%) SAP
9 12 (3.45%) Cloudera
10 10 (2.87%) Adobe
10 10 (2.87%) TIBCO
11 9 (2.59%) New Relic
12 8 (2.30%) IBM
13 7 (2.01%) Atlassian
13 7 (2.01%) EMC
14 6 (1.72%) webMethods
15 5 (1.44%) Rackspace
15 5 (1.44%) SaltStack
16 4 (1.15%) Ab Initio
16 4 (1.15%) hybris