The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Elasticsearch
Rank 67 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 1 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% 1.43% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.04% 6.67% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 10
Average daily rate £360 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.50 - -
Elasticsearch
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
96 105 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.01% 21.38% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 72 83
Average daily rate £350 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.56 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.67% -16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Elasticsearch
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Cardiff -26 1 £360 -10.00%
Elasticsearch
Wales

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 25 (89.29%) Selenium
2 24 (85.71%) TDD
3 23 (82.14%) jQuery
4 20 (71.43%) Java
5 19 (67.86%) Perl
5 19 (67.86%) SQL
5 19 (67.86%) OO
5 19 (67.86%) Unix
5 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (67.86%) RESTful
5 19 (67.86%) Cucumber
5 19 (67.86%) MongoDB
5 19 (67.86%) OAuth2
6 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
7 17 (60.71%) Legal
7 17 (60.71%) Mojolicious
7 17 (60.71%) Kafka
7 17 (60.71%) Go
7 17 (60.71%) NoSQL
7 17 (60.71%) Redis
8 16 (57.14%) Scala
9 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
10 10 (35.71%) Ajax
11 9 (32.14%) .NET
12 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 7 (25.00%) REST
13 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
13 6 (21.43%) BDD
13 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
13 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (10.71%) FileNet
1 3 (10.71%) JBoss
1 3 (10.71%) Mule
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Jetty
2 1 (3.57%) nginx
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 3 (10.71%) SSL
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) MongoDB
2 17 (60.71%) NoSQL
2 17 (60.71%) Redis
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Selenium
2 19 (67.86%) Cucumber
3 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
3 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (60.71%) Legal
2 5 (17.86%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Perl Developer
3 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) MongoDB Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (3.57%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) jQuery
2 19 (67.86%) OAuth2
2 19 (67.86%) RESTful
3 17 (60.71%) Kafka
3 17 (60.71%) Mojolicious
4 10 (35.71%) Ajax
5 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 7 (25.00%) REST
7 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 6 (21.43%) WCF
8 5 (17.86%) CSS
8 5 (17.86%) HTML
9 4 (14.29%) XHTML
9 4 (14.29%) XML
10 3 (10.71%) J2EE
11 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
11 1 (3.57%) JAX-RS
11 1 (3.57%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) TDD
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) OO
3 18 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (21.43%) BDD
4 6 (21.43%) MVC
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) SOA
4 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) Perl
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 17 (60.71%) Go
4 16 (57.14%) Scala
5 6 (21.43%) C#
6 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (17.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Google
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) VMware