The first table below looks at the demand for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Elasticsearch
Rank 485 520 -
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 85 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.047% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 64 18 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8816 8021 9094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 17.24% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5312 4651 5282
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 417 426
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in England

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch across the England region.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in England

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in England

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 64 £513 +46.42% 23
South East - 13 £438 - 2
North West - 4 £249 -
South West - 3 £300 - 2
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 58 (42.34%) Java
2 57 (41.61%) TDD
3 55 (40.15%) Linux
3 55 (40.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 52 (37.96%) Jenkins
5 50 (36.50%) JavaScript
6 48 (35.04%) Open Source
6 48 (35.04%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (34.31%) NoSQL
7 47 (34.31%) MySQL
8 43 (31.39%) MongoDB
9 40 (29.20%) HTML
9 40 (29.20%) Apache
9 40 (29.20%) CSS
10 39 (28.47%) Puppet
10 39 (28.47%) Hadoop
11 37 (27.01%) DevOps
12 36 (26.28%) Big Data
13 35 (25.55%) Redis
13 35 (25.55%) PHP
14 34 (24.82%) Opscode Chef
15 32 (23.36%) Web Services
16 31 (22.63%) HTML5
17 30 (21.90%) BDD
17 30 (21.90%) Scrum
17 30 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (21.17%) Git (software)
19 28 (20.44%) RabbitMQ
19 28 (20.44%) Amazon AWS
19 28 (20.44%) Python

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (29.20%) Apache
2 26 (18.98%) Apache Solr
3 22 (16.06%) Node.js
4 8 (5.84%) Apache Pig
5 7 (5.11%) nginx
5 7 (5.11%) IIS
6 6 (4.38%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.65%) CMS
7 5 (3.65%) Umbraco
7 5 (3.65%) Confluence
8 4 (2.92%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.65%) GitHub
3 3 (2.19%) SaaS
3 3 (2.19%) Heroku
3 3 (2.19%) Joyent
4 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) LDAP
1 3 (2.19%) VPN
1 3 (2.19%) DNS
1 3 (2.19%) SAN
1 3 (2.19%) Firewall
1 3 (2.19%) VLAN
1 3 (2.19%) iSCSI
1 3 (2.19%) NAS
2 2 (1.46%) Internet
3 1 (0.73%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (40.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 47 (34.31%) NoSQL
2 47 (34.31%) MySQL
3 43 (31.39%) MongoDB
4 39 (28.47%) Hadoop
5 36 (26.28%) Big Data
6 35 (25.55%) Redis
7 25 (18.25%) CouchDB
8 18 (13.14%) Riak
9 9 (6.57%) Apache Hive
9 9 (6.57%) Couchbase
10 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
11 6 (4.38%) HBase
12 5 (3.65%) Impala
12 5 (3.65%) SQL Server
12 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
13 3 (2.19%) Neo4j
14 2 (1.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 52 (37.96%) Jenkins
2 29 (21.17%) Git (software)
3 18 (13.14%) Hudson
4 11 (8.03%) JIRA
5 9 (6.57%) Maven
6 8 (5.84%) TeamCity
7 6 (4.38%) NUnit
8 5 (3.65%) Subversion
9 4 (2.92%) Grunt
9 4 (2.92%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.19%) Behat
10 3 (2.19%) PhantomJS
10 3 (2.19%) JUnit
10 3 (2.19%) Selenium
10 3 (2.19%) PHPUnit
10 3 (2.19%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.46%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.73%) Gradle
12 1 (0.73%) MSTest
12 1 (0.73%) RSpec
General
1 11 (8.03%) Finance
2 10 (7.30%) Back Office
3 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.73%) Legal
4 1 (0.73%) Advertising
4 1 (0.73%) Publishing
4 1 (0.73%) Retail
4 1 (0.73%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (61.31%) Developer
2 24 (17.52%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.60%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (14.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (13.87%) Architect
5 18 (13.14%) Programmer
6 14 (10.22%) PHP Developer
7 10 (7.30%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.84%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.84%) DevOps Architect
8 8 (5.84%) Lead Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Web Programmer
9 7 (5.11%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.65%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.92%) Data Architect
12 4 (2.92%) Senior PHP Developer
12 4 (2.92%) Search Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) Umbraco Developer
13 3 (2.19%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (29.20%) HTML
1 40 (29.20%) CSS
2 32 (23.36%) Web Services
3 31 (22.63%) HTML5
4 28 (20.44%) RabbitMQ
4 28 (20.44%) AngularJS
5 25 (18.25%) CSS3
6 21 (15.33%) LAMP
7 19 (13.87%) .NET
7 19 (13.87%) REST
8 18 (13.14%) KnockoutJS
9 17 (12.41%) Ember.js
10 15 (10.95%) XML
10 15 (10.95%) RESTful
11 13 (9.49%) JSON
11 13 (9.49%) Spring
12 12 (8.76%) ASP.NET
12 12 (8.76%) Lucene
13 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (7.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (35.04%) Open Source
2 17 (12.41%) Wiki
3 11 (8.03%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.38%) Social Network
5 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.19%) New Media
6 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.46%) Derivative
7 2 (1.46%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.46%) Social Media
7 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.73%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.73%) iPad
8 1 (0.73%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.73%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.73%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.15%) Linux
2 19 (13.87%) Debian
2 19 (13.87%) CentOS
3 6 (4.38%) UNIX
3 6 (4.38%) Windows
4 4 (2.92%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.19%) Solaris
5 3 (2.19%) SmartOS
6 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.73%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.61%) TDD
2 48 (35.04%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (27.01%) DevOps
4 30 (21.90%) BDD
4 30 (21.90%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (21.90%) Scrum
5 24 (17.52%) MVC
5 24 (17.52%) OO
6 21 (15.33%) Automated Testing
7 20 (14.60%) Web Development
8 17 (12.41%) Web Application Development
8 17 (12.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 16 (11.68%) Analytics
10 8 (5.84%) Release Management
10 8 (5.84%) Load Testing
10 8 (5.84%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.84%) OOD
10 8 (5.84%) SOA
11 7 (5.11%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.34%) Java
2 50 (36.50%) JavaScript
3 35 (25.55%) PHP
4 28 (20.44%) Python
5 25 (18.25%) Perl
6 22 (16.06%) SQL
7 20 (14.60%) Bash Shell
8 16 (11.68%) Ruby
9 15 (10.95%) C#
10 8 (5.84%) Scala
11 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.46%) Golang
12 2 (1.46%) Clojure
12 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.73%) C
13 1 (0.73%) C++
13 1 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.73%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (11.68%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.19%) Degree
4 2 (1.46%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Varnish
2 3 (2.19%) Docker
2 3 (2.19%) NFS
3 2 (1.46%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 39 (28.47%) Puppet
2 34 (24.82%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (18.98%) Salt
4 22 (16.06%) ZABBIX
5 19 (13.87%) Nagios
6 18 (13.14%) Cacti
7 11 (8.03%) Vagrant
7 11 (8.03%) Ansible
8 3 (2.19%) logstash
9 1 (0.73%) Kibana
9 1 (0.73%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.73%) YUM
9 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (17.52%) Red Hat
2 21 (15.33%) Rackspace
3 7 (5.11%) Zend
4 5 (3.65%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.65%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.92%) JBoss
5 4 (2.92%) Oracle
6 2 (1.46%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.46%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.46%) Google
7 1 (0.73%) Talend
7 1 (0.73%) VMware
7 1 (0.73%) Sybase
7 1 (0.73%) Elastic Path
7 1 (0.73%) Splunk
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