The table below looks at the statistics for logstash skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited logstash over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
logstash
Rank 565 557 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing logstash 17 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.004% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.056% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £394 -
% change year-on-year
-17.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3939 3555 2908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.73% 7.20% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2345 1967 1665
Average daily rate £425 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 152 173
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.40 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend

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

logstash Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Trend

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

logstash Daily Rate Trend in the UK

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Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing logstash within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

logstash Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

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Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing logstash within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 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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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
England -13 15 £450 +14.28% 14
London - 11 £451 - 11
South East - 2 £356 - 1
South West -9 1 £250 -36.50%
City of London - 1 £451 - 3
Berkshire - 1 £263 - 1
Lancashire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Burnley - - - -
Luton - - - - 2
Manchester - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Isle of Man - - - - 1
North West - - - -
East of England - - - - 2

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 25 (56.82%) Linux
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) Jenkins
3 23 (52.27%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (43.18%) Kibana
6 18 (40.91%) DevOps
6 18 (40.91%) Ansible
7 17 (38.64%) Puppet
8 16 (36.36%) TDD
9 15 (34.09%) Bash Shell
10 14 (31.82%) MongoDB
10 14 (31.82%) ZABBIX
11 13 (29.55%) VMware
11 13 (29.55%) Python
11 13 (29.55%) Open Source
12 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (27.27%) Maven
13 11 (25.00%) Scrum
13 11 (25.00%) Web Services
13 11 (25.00%) Apache
13 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 10 (22.73%) Salt
14 10 (22.73%) BDD
14 10 (22.73%) Java
14 10 (22.73%) Perl
15 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
15 9 (20.45%) Ruby
15 9 (20.45%) RESTful

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 23 (52.27%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (25.00%) Apache
3 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
4 8 (18.18%) Confluence
5 7 (15.91%) Node.js
5 7 (15.91%) nginx
5 7 (15.91%) JBoss
6 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
6 4 (9.09%) Drupal
6 4 (9.09%) Alfresco
6 4 (9.09%) Mule
7 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
8 2 (4.55%) WildFly
9 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Route 53
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) VPN
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (4.55%) MRTG
4 2 (4.55%) SSH
4 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.55%) SMTP
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.55%) OSPF
4 2 (4.55%) BGP
5 1 (2.27%) DMZ
5 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) MongoDB
2 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (18.18%) MySQL
4 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 5 (11.36%) Redis
6 3 (6.82%) InfluxDB
7 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Jenkins
2 20 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 12 (27.27%) Maven
4 8 (18.18%) JIRA
5 7 (15.91%) Selenium
5 7 (15.91%) Gerrit
5 7 (15.91%) Artifactory
6 6 (13.64%) Gradle
6 6 (13.64%) JMeter
7 3 (6.82%) JUnit
7 3 (6.82%) jMock
7 3 (6.82%) DbUnit
7 3 (6.82%) Mockito
8 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.27%) Juju
8 1 (2.27%) NeoLoad
8 1 (2.27%) GitLab
8 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (15.91%) Banking
1 7 (15.91%) Investment 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 11 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Configuration Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.27%) Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Web Services
2 9 (20.45%) RESTful
3 8 (18.18%) .NET
4 7 (15.91%) J2EE
4 7 (15.91%) LAMP
4 7 (15.91%) Spring
5 6 (13.64%) jQuery
6 5 (11.36%) CSS
7 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.82%) Apache Camel
8 3 (6.82%) PowerMock
8 3 (6.82%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (6.82%) SOAP
8 3 (6.82%) Apache CXF
9 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.27%) JSON
10 1 (2.27%) WCF
10 1 (2.27%) WPF
10 1 (2.27%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Open Source
2 7 (15.91%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.91%) Grid Computing
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) CentOS
3 6 (13.64%) Ubuntu
3 6 (13.64%) UNIX
4 4 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (43.18%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (40.91%) DevOps
4 16 (36.36%) TDD
5 11 (25.00%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) BDD
7 8 (18.18%) Functional Programming
7 8 (18.18%) Analytics
7 8 (18.18%) Release Management
7 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 7 (15.91%) OOP
8 7 (15.91%) OO
8 7 (15.91%) OWASP
9 5 (11.36%) Service Management
10 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.09%) Kanban
10 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (6.82%) SOA
11 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Bash Shell
2 13 (29.55%) Python
3 10 (22.73%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) Perl
4 9 (20.45%) Ruby
5 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.64%) C#
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) Scala
8 1 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (11.36%) vCloud
2 3 (6.82%) vSphere
3 2 (4.55%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) KVM
4 1 (2.27%) Varnish
4 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (43.18%) Kibana
2 18 (40.91%) Ansible
3 17 (38.64%) Puppet
4 14 (31.82%) ZABBIX
5 10 (22.73%) Salt
6 8 (18.18%) Vagrant
6 8 (18.18%) Nagios
7 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (11.36%) HAProxy
8 3 (6.82%) Hyperic
8 3 (6.82%) yum
8 3 (6.82%) SELinux
8 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (6.82%) Graphite
9 2 (4.55%) Opsview
10 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (2.27%) Cobbler
10 1 (2.27%) Nessus
10 1 (2.27%) Cacti
10 1 (2.27%) Munin
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) VMware
2 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.36%) Splunk
3 5 (11.36%) Rackspace
4 4 (9.09%) New Relic
5 3 (6.82%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Google
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