The table below looks at the statistics for logstash 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 logstash over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
logstash
Rank 535 531 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing logstash 28 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.018% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.74% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £394 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3808 3271 2670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.25% 7.35% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2339 1949 1466
Average daily rate £425 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 139 194
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £33.78 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -15.53%

logstash
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

logstash Jobs Demand Trend in England

logstash
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

logstash Daily Rate Trend in England

logstash
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing logstash across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

logstash Daily Rate Histogram in England

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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 logstash within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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 +14 18 £463 +15.68% 7
South East - 7 £350 -
South West -17 3 £240 -39.04%
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
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logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing logstash 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 logstash.

1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) Linux
3 23 (52.27%) Git (software)
4 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 20 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (43.18%) DevOps
6 18 (40.91%) Kibana
6 18 (40.91%) Puppet
6 18 (40.91%) ZABBIX
7 17 (38.64%) TDD
8 14 (31.82%) Scrum
8 14 (31.82%) VMware
8 14 (31.82%) Open Source
8 14 (31.82%) Bash Shell
8 14 (31.82%) Ansible
9 13 (29.55%) MongoDB
9 13 (29.55%) BDD
9 13 (29.55%) Python
9 13 (29.55%) CentOS
10 12 (27.27%) Apache
10 12 (27.27%) Web Services
10 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
11 11 (25.00%) Salt
11 11 (25.00%) Java
11 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 11 (25.00%) Maven
11 11 (25.00%) Ruby
11 11 (25.00%) Ubuntu

logstash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing logstash 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 logstash. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (45.45%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (27.27%) Apache
3 11 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (20.45%) JBoss
5 8 (18.18%) Confluence
5 8 (18.18%) nginx
6 7 (15.91%) Node.js
7 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
7 4 (9.09%) Drupal
8 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
8 3 (6.82%) Mule
8 3 (6.82%) Alfresco
9 2 (4.55%) WildFly
10 1 (2.27%) IIS
10 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
10 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) VPN
2 5 (11.36%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (6.82%) DMZ
3 3 (6.82%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (4.55%) MRTG
4 2 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) MongoDB
2 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 10 (22.73%) MySQL
4 9 (20.45%) Hadoop
5 8 (18.18%) Redis
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Git (software)
2 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 11 (25.00%) Maven
4 8 (18.18%) Gerrit
4 8 (18.18%) Artifactory
4 8 (18.18%) JIRA
5 6 (13.64%) Gradle
5 6 (13.64%) Selenium
5 6 (13.64%) JMeter
6 3 (6.82%) JUnit
6 3 (6.82%) jMock
6 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
6 3 (6.82%) Mockito
6 3 (6.82%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.27%) Ant
7 1 (2.27%) NUnit
7 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.27%) VisualVM
7 1 (2.27%) Juju
General
1 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
1 7 (15.91%) Banking
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Configuration Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Support Technician
9 1 (2.27%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
3 9 (20.45%) LAMP
3 9 (20.45%) RESTful
4 7 (15.91%) J2EE
4 7 (15.91%) jQuery
5 6 (13.64%) Spring
6 5 (11.36%) CSS
7 4 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.82%) SOAP
8 3 (6.82%) Apache CXF
8 3 (6.82%) PowerMock
8 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.82%) Apache Camel
8 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (4.55%) HTML5
9 2 (4.55%) REST
9 2 (4.55%) CSS3
9 2 (4.55%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Open Source
2 7 (15.91%) Grid Computing
2 7 (15.91%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) CentOS
3 11 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows
6 3 (6.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (43.18%) DevOps
4 17 (38.64%) TDD
5 14 (31.82%) Scrum
6 13 (29.55%) BDD
7 8 (18.18%) Functional Programming
7 8 (18.18%) OWASP
7 8 (18.18%) Release Management
7 8 (18.18%) OOP
7 8 (18.18%) OO
7 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 7 (15.91%) Analytics
9 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (9.09%) Kanban
10 4 (9.09%) Service Management
11 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
11 2 (4.55%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) Bash Shell
2 13 (29.55%) Python
3 11 (25.00%) Java
3 11 (25.00%) Ruby
4 10 (22.73%) Perl
5 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (9.09%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) Tcl
7 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) vCloud
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Docker
4 3 (6.82%) vSphere
5 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.27%) Xen
5 1 (2.27%) KVM
5 1 (2.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (40.91%) Kibana
1 18 (40.91%) Puppet
1 18 (40.91%) ZABBIX
2 14 (31.82%) Ansible
3 11 (25.00%) Salt
4 10 (22.73%) Nagios
5 7 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (13.64%) HAProxy
6 6 (13.64%) Vagrant
7 3 (6.82%) SELinux
7 3 (6.82%) Graphite
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (6.82%) Hyperic
7 3 (6.82%) yum
8 2 (4.55%) Opsview
9 1 (2.27%) Cacti
9 1 (2.27%) Munin
9 1 (2.27%) collectd
9 1 (2.27%) StatsD
9 1 (2.27%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) VMware
2 10 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.64%) New Relic
4 5 (11.36%) Rackspace
5 3 (6.82%) Google
5 3 (6.82%) Atlassian
5 3 (6.82%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.27%) AppDynamics