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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
logstash
Rank 461 556 565
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +9
Contract jobs citing logstash 119 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.052% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.97% 0.60% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 19 5
Average daily rate £500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £248 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £263 £394
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
logstash
UK

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
4013 3978 3381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.50% 8.63% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2579 2385 1965
Average daily rate £448 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 134 135
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.68% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £43.55 £33.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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 5 February 2016.

logstash Daily Rate Histogram in England

logstash
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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +38 58 £518 +8.89% 10
South East +24 29 £448 +27.85% 6
Yorkshire - 20 £531 -
West Midlands - 8 £415 - 5
South West +2 2 £463 +92.70% 1
North West - 1 £463 -
East of England - 1 £550 -
logstash
UK

logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 132 (72.53%) Puppet
2 121 (66.48%) Linux
3 120 (65.93%) DevOps
4 104 (57.14%) Java
5 103 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (50.55%) Python
7 82 (45.05%) Jenkins
8 81 (44.51%) Ansible
9 76 (41.76%) Kibana
9 76 (41.76%) Configuration Management
10 74 (40.66%) Amazon AWS
11 67 (36.81%) Git (software)
12 65 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
13 62 (34.07%) Perl
14 58 (31.87%) Web Services
14 58 (31.87%) Unix
14 58 (31.87%) Nagios
14 58 (31.87%) Continuous Integration
15 54 (29.67%) Security Cleared
16 53 (29.12%) VMware
16 53 (29.12%) Opscode Chef
16 53 (29.12%) ELK Stack
17 49 (26.92%) Ruby
18 48 (26.37%) Bash Shell
18 48 (26.37%) Sensu
19 46 (25.27%) SC Cleared
20 45 (24.73%) nginx
20 45 (24.73%) Graphite
21 43 (23.63%) Windows
22 41 (22.53%) PostgreSQL

logstash
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 65 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
2 45 (24.73%) nginx
3 36 (19.78%) Node.js
4 34 (18.68%) Apache
5 31 (17.03%) Tomcat
6 21 (11.54%) WebLogic
7 18 (9.89%) OpenStack
8 16 (8.79%) Confluence
8 16 (8.79%) JBoss
9 8 (4.40%) Mule ESB
10 6 (3.30%) Alfresco
10 6 (3.30%) Mule
11 4 (2.20%) Apache Spark
11 4 (2.20%) WildFly
12 3 (1.65%) Jetty
12 3 (1.65%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (1.10%) CloudStack
13 2 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (1.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Salerio
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (40.66%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (12.09%) GitHub
4 8 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (4.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (3.30%) PaaS
6 3 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.10%) CloudFront
7 2 (1.10%) Route 53
8 1 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (21.43%) HTTP
2 32 (17.58%) DNS
3 31 (17.03%) SSL
4 24 (13.19%) SMTP
5 22 (12.09%) LDAP
5 22 (12.09%) TCP/IP
6 15 (8.24%) Firewall
7 13 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (6.59%) SNMP
8 12 (6.59%) VPN
9 10 (5.49%) IMAP
10 7 (3.85%) POP3
11 6 (3.30%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (2.75%) DMZ
12 5 (2.75%) Internet
13 3 (1.65%) IPsec
13 3 (1.65%) OpenVPN
13 3 (1.65%) SSH
14 2 (1.10%) AMQP
15 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.53%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (20.88%) MySQL
3 36 (19.78%) MongoDB
4 22 (12.09%) NoSQL
5 20 (10.99%) Redis
6 15 (8.24%) Relational Database
7 11 (6.04%) Hadoop
8 10 (5.49%) Big Data
8 10 (5.49%) SQL Server
9 9 (4.95%) InfluxDB
10 6 (3.30%) Couchbase
10 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (2.20%) Spotfire
13 3 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (1.10%) HBase
14 2 (1.10%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.55%) MarkLogic
15 1 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 82 (45.05%) Jenkins
2 67 (36.81%) Git (software)
3 31 (17.03%) JIRA
4 22 (12.09%) Artifactory
5 21 (11.54%) Selenium
6 16 (8.79%) Maven
7 15 (8.24%) TeamCity
8 11 (6.04%) Gerrit
8 11 (6.04%) Vagrant
9 10 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (5.49%) GitLab
9 10 (5.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (5.49%) SonarQube
9 10 (5.49%) Subversion
10 9 (4.95%) JMeter
11 7 (3.85%) Gradle
12 6 (3.30%) Cucumber
12 6 (3.30%) Gitweb
12 6 (3.30%) Hudson
12 6 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (6.04%) Finance
2 7 (3.85%) Banking
2 7 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 5 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (15.93%) Developer
3 27 (14.84%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (12.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 20 (10.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 19 (10.44%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) Applications Support
8 12 (6.59%) VMware Engineer
8 12 (6.59%) VMware Support Engineer
9 11 (6.04%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Linux Scripter
10 8 (4.40%) Monitoring Engineer
10 8 (4.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.85%) Applications Engineer
11 7 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
11 7 (3.85%) Grid Engineer
11 7 (3.85%) Linux Support
11 7 (3.85%) Linux Support Engineer
11 7 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (31.87%) Web Services
2 53 (29.12%) ELK Stack
3 48 (26.37%) Sensu
4 34 (18.68%) LAMP
5 25 (13.74%) RESTful
6 24 (13.19%) LEMP Stack
7 19 (10.44%) .NET
8 14 (7.69%) WSDL
8 14 (7.69%) XSD
9 13 (7.14%) MCollective
10 12 (6.59%) J2EE
10 12 (6.59%) LAPP Stack
11 10 (5.49%) AngularJS
11 10 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (4.95%) CSS
12 9 (4.95%) HTML
12 9 (4.95%) HTML5
12 9 (4.95%) Spring
13 8 (4.40%) jQuery
13 8 (4.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.95%) Data Centre
1 9 (4.95%) Visualisation
2 8 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.30%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.65%) Clustering
5 3 (1.65%) Grid Computing
5 3 (1.65%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.65%) W3C
6 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.10%) Equities
6 2 (1.10%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (1.10%) PKI
6 2 (1.10%) Replication
7 1 (0.55%) New Media
7 1 (0.55%) Social Media
7 1 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 121 (66.48%) Linux
2 58 (31.87%) Unix
3 43 (23.63%) Windows
4 33 (18.13%) Ubuntu
5 32 (17.58%) CentOS
5 32 (17.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 10 (5.49%) CoreOS
7 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.40%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.20%) Fedora
10 3 (1.65%) Debian
11 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (65.93%) DevOps
2 103 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (41.76%) Configuration Management
4 58 (31.87%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (21.43%) Web Operations
6 31 (17.03%) Open Source
7 29 (15.93%) OO
8 21 (11.54%) High Availability
9 18 (9.89%) API Design
10 16 (8.79%) TDD
11 15 (8.24%) Continuous Delivery
11 15 (8.24%) Microservices
12 14 (7.69%) Scrum
12 14 (7.69%) Test Automation
13 13 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (7.14%) Software Delivery
13 13 (7.14%) Workflow
14 11 (6.04%) BDD
14 11 (6.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 104 (57.14%) Java
2 92 (50.55%) Python
3 62 (34.07%) Perl
4 49 (26.92%) Ruby
5 48 (26.37%) Bash Shell
6 41 (22.53%) PowerShell
7 32 (17.58%) C++
8 25 (13.74%) JavaScript
8 25 (13.74%) SQL
9 20 (10.99%) Go
10 19 (10.44%) PHP
11 18 (9.89%) C#
12 8 (4.40%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.20%) R
14 1 (0.55%) AWK
14 1 (0.55%) C
14 1 (0.55%) sed
14 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 54 (29.67%) Security Cleared
2 46 (25.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.40%) Degree
4 2 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.55%) MCSA
5 1 (0.55%) MCSE
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.85%) SLA
2 4 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (20.88%) Docker
2 17 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.79%) vCloud
4 13 (7.14%) qmail
4 13 (7.14%) Squid
5 12 (6.59%) GlusterFS
6 10 (5.49%) Ceph
7 4 (2.20%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.65%) FreeRADIUS
8 3 (1.65%) NFS
8 3 (1.65%) Varnish
9 2 (1.10%) pfSense
9 2 (1.10%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 132 (72.53%) Puppet
2 81 (44.51%) Ansible
3 76 (41.76%) Kibana
4 58 (31.87%) Nagios
5 53 (29.12%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (24.73%) Graphite
7 37 (20.33%) ZABBIX
8 32 (17.58%) Salt
9 30 (16.48%) Grafana
10 27 (14.84%) Uchiwa
11 26 (14.29%) Ganglia
12 20 (10.99%) Cacti
12 20 (10.99%) Kubernetes
13 16 (8.79%) HAProxy
14 15 (8.24%) collectd
14 15 (8.24%) Piwik
14 15 (8.24%) Terraform
15 14 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
16 12 (6.59%) Rundeck
17 9 (4.95%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 53 (29.12%) VMware
2 40 (21.98%) Splunk
3 34 (18.68%) Red Hat
4 23 (12.64%) Oracle
5 14 (7.69%) Sitecore
6 13 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 11 (6.04%) BMC
7 11 (6.04%) TIBCO
8 10 (5.49%) DataSynapse
9 9 (4.95%) Google
10 8 (4.40%) Digital Fuel
10 8 (4.40%) SaltStack
10 8 (4.40%) ServiceNow
10 8 (4.40%) webMethods
11 6 (3.30%) Twitter
12 5 (2.75%) IBM
13 4 (2.20%) New Relic
13 4 (2.20%) Rackspace
14 3 (1.65%) Dynatrace
14 3 (1.65%) Sonatype
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