The first table below looks at the demand for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Elasticsearch
Rank 374 374 422
Rank change year-on-year
0 +48
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 38 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.069% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.89% 0.38% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 1
Average daily rate £470 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4282 3897 4403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.70% 18.04% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2944 2503 2664
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 136 126
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £135.00 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Elasticsearch
England

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in London

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in London

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in London

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 9 £450 +12.50% 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Elasticsearch
England

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 46 (64.79%) MongoDB
2 38 (53.52%) Linux
3 36 (50.70%) MySQL
4 33 (46.48%) NoSQL
5 29 (40.85%) Java
6 26 (36.62%) PHP
7 25 (35.21%) TDD
7 25 (35.21%) Hadoop
8 24 (33.80%) Scrum
8 24 (33.80%) Web Services
9 23 (32.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
11 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (29.58%) Jenkins
12 20 (28.17%) Open Source
12 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (26.76%) Git (software)
13 19 (26.76%) REST
13 19 (26.76%) Big Data
14 18 (25.35%) Puppet
15 17 (23.94%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (22.54%) Opscode Chef
16 16 (22.54%) SQL
17 15 (21.13%) OO
17 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
17 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
17 15 (21.13%) jQuery
17 15 (21.13%) CouchDB
18 14 (19.72%) Spring
18 14 (19.72%) MVC

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 12 (16.90%) Apache
2 11 (15.49%) Node.js
3 9 (12.68%) Apache Solr
4 6 (8.45%) SugarCRM
5 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.82%) nginx
6 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) GitHub
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (64.79%) MongoDB
2 36 (50.70%) MySQL
3 33 (46.48%) NoSQL
4 25 (35.21%) Hadoop
5 23 (32.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (26.76%) Big Data
7 15 (21.13%) CouchDB
8 11 (15.49%) Riak
9 10 (14.08%) Relational Database
10 6 (8.45%) Redis
11 5 (7.04%) HBase
11 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
12 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
13 3 (4.23%) RavenDB
13 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (2.82%) Sqoop
14 2 (2.82%) Couchbase
15 1 (1.41%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Jenkins
2 19 (26.76%) Git (software)
3 11 (15.49%) Hudson
4 8 (11.27%) Subversion
5 3 (4.23%) Moq
5 3 (4.23%) MSTest
5 3 (4.23%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (4.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.82%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.82%) NUnit
6 2 (2.82%) Maven
6 2 (2.82%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.41%) Gradle
7 1 (1.41%) RSpec
7 1 (1.41%) Mocha
7 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.41%) JUnit
General
1 10 (14.08%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Publishing
2 6 (8.45%) Back Office
3 5 (7.04%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Advertising
4 3 (4.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (66.20%) Developer
2 16 (22.54%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.04%) PHP Zend Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Architect
6 4 (5.63%) UI Developer
6 4 (5.63%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.23%) Search Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Data Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Designer
8 2 (2.82%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.80%) Web Services
2 19 (26.76%) REST
3 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
3 15 (21.13%) jQuery
4 14 (19.72%) Spring
5 13 (18.31%) HTML
5 13 (18.31%) Lucene
6 12 (16.90%) LAMP
7 11 (15.49%) HTML5
8 10 (14.08%) XML
9 8 (11.27%) JSON
9 8 (11.27%) Backbone.js
10 7 (9.86%) CSS
10 7 (9.86%) .NET
10 7 (9.86%) J2EE
11 6 (8.45%) SOAP
11 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
12 5 (7.04%) XHTML
13 4 (5.63%) LINQ
13 4 (5.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Open Source
2 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.45%) Social Media
3 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.82%) Social Network
5 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.41%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.41%) New Media
6 1 (1.41%) Machine Learning
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (53.52%) Linux
2 12 (16.90%) Debian
3 11 (15.49%) CentOS
4 7 (9.86%) UNIX
5 6 (8.45%) Windows
5 6 (8.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) TDD
2 24 (33.80%) Scrum
3 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (21.13%) OO
5 15 (21.13%) Software Engineering
6 14 (19.72%) MVC
7 11 (15.49%) OO PHP
8 7 (9.86%) Web Development
9 6 (8.45%) SOA
9 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.45%) Analytics
10 5 (7.04%) Big Data Analytics
10 5 (7.04%) Software Architecture
10 5 (7.04%) BDD
10 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.63%) Migration
11 4 (5.63%) DRM
11 4 (5.63%) Load Testing
11 4 (5.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) Java
2 26 (36.62%) PHP
3 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
4 16 (22.54%) SQL
5 14 (19.72%) Python
5 14 (19.72%) Perl
6 12 (16.90%) Bash Shell
7 11 (15.49%) Ruby
8 8 (11.27%) Scala
9 6 (8.45%) XPath
10 4 (5.63%) C
10 4 (5.63%) C#
10 4 (5.63%) C++
10 4 (5.63%) Golang
11 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (25.35%) Puppet
2 16 (22.54%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (18.31%) Nagios
4 11 (15.49%) ZABBIX
4 11 (15.49%) Cacti
5 3 (4.23%) Ansible
6 2 (2.82%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Red Hat
2 11 (15.49%) Rackspace
3 9 (12.68%) Zend
4 7 (9.86%) Google
5 3 (4.23%) Talend
6 2 (2.82%) Splunk
7 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle
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