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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
logstash
Rank 565 605 597
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Contract jobs citing logstash 65 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.019% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.37% 0.25% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 6 1
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£500 £438 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
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
4746 4478 4040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.13% 7.92% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2921 2652 2350
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 160 156
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £45.00 £40.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -7.77%

logstash
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 3 September 2015.

logstash Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

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Top 24 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 3 September 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
England +44 65 £500 +14.28% 8
London +21 38 £525 +16.66% 4
Yorkshire - 12 £300 -
Leeds - 9 £475 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £475 -
Croydon - 8 £425 -
East of England - 6 £418 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £410 -
Cambridge - 5 £410 -
City of London +11 3 £475 +5.55% 2
South West -6 3 £575 +91.66%
Bristol - 3 £575 -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £500 -
North West - 2 - - 1
Warrington - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
South East -11 1 £350 - 3
Berkshire - 1 £350 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £475 -
North East - 1 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £475 -
Reading - 1 £350 - 1
Essex - 1 £500 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 61 (61.00%) Puppet
2 60 (60.00%) DevOps
3 57 (57.00%) Jenkins
4 54 (54.00%) Kibana
4 54 (54.00%) Linux
5 53 (53.00%) MySQL
6 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 45 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (45.00%) Ansible
8 44 (44.00%) Java
9 42 (42.00%) Python
10 41 (41.00%) Docker
11 39 (39.00%) Ruby
11 39 (39.00%) Amazon AWS
12 38 (38.00%) ZABBIX
12 38 (38.00%) MongoDB
12 38 (38.00%) PostgreSQL
12 38 (38.00%) Red Hat
12 38 (38.00%) Configuration Management
13 37 (37.00%) Apache
13 37 (37.00%) Perl
13 37 (37.00%) JIRA
14 36 (36.00%) CentOS
15 35 (35.00%) Security Cleared
15 35 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
16 34 (34.00%) nginx
16 34 (34.00%) Tomcat
16 34 (34.00%) VMware
17 33 (33.00%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 37 (37.00%) Apache
2 35 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (34.00%) Tomcat
3 34 (34.00%) nginx
4 33 (33.00%) Confluence
5 27 (27.00%) Mule ESB
6 26 (26.00%) JBoss
7 21 (21.00%) Node.js
8 15 (15.00%) Alfresco
9 13 (13.00%) Mule
10 12 (12.00%) Jetty
10 12 (12.00%) WildFly
11 10 (10.00%) WebLogic
12 9 (9.00%) iPlanet
12 9 (9.00%) GlassFish
12 9 (9.00%) Apache Qpid
12 9 (9.00%) Tornado
12 9 (9.00%) Apache TomEE
13 8 (8.00%) Drupal
14 7 (7.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 39 (39.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (10.00%) OpenShift
4 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.00%) GitHub
8 2 (2.00%) IaaS
8 2 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.00%) Firewall
2 21 (21.00%) VPN
3 19 (19.00%) HTTP
4 18 (18.00%) DNS
5 16 (16.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 13 (13.00%) OpenLDAP
7 8 (8.00%) DMZ
7 8 (8.00%) LDAP
7 8 (8.00%) SMTP
8 7 (7.00%) SNMP
8 7 (7.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.00%) IMAP
9 4 (4.00%) POP3
9 4 (4.00%) Internet
10 3 (3.00%) SSL
10 3 (3.00%) IPsec
10 3 (3.00%) SSH
10 3 (3.00%) OpenVPN
11 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (53.00%) MySQL
2 38 (38.00%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (38.00%) MongoDB
3 31 (31.00%) Redis
4 20 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 10 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
6 9 (9.00%) Riak
6 9 (9.00%) Infinispan
7 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (6.00%) Hadoop
9 5 (5.00%) Big Data
10 4 (4.00%) InfluxDB
11 3 (3.00%) Couchbase
12 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
12 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
12 2 (2.00%) HBase
12 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
12 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (2.00%) KDB
13 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 57 (57.00%) Jenkins
2 50 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 37 (37.00%) JIRA
4 28 (28.00%) Artifactory
4 28 (28.00%) SonarQube
5 27 (27.00%) Gerrit
6 23 (23.00%) Selenium
7 20 (20.00%) Maven
8 19 (19.00%) JMeter
9 18 (18.00%) Gradle
10 14 (14.00%) Mercurial
11 13 (13.00%) JUnit
12 10 (10.00%) Mocha
13 9 (9.00%) TeamCity
14 7 (7.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (5.00%) Subversion
15 5 (5.00%) Cucumber
15 5 (5.00%) Phing
16 4 (4.00%) VisualVM
17 3 (3.00%) YourKit
General
1 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.00%) Front Office
3 1 (1.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (42.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (27.00%) Developer
3 12 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Architect
5 7 (7.00%) Java Architect
5 7 (7.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Web Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) UI Programmer
8 4 (4.00%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Junior Java Software Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Junior
9 3 (3.00%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.00%) HTML
2 29 (29.00%) Web Services
3 27 (27.00%) HTML5
3 27 (27.00%) AngularJS
4 26 (26.00%) CSS
5 24 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
5 24 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 24 (24.00%) Apache Camel
6 23 (23.00%) LAMP
7 22 (22.00%) Spring
8 21 (21.00%) J2EE
9 15 (15.00%) jQuery
10 13 (13.00%) Drools
10 13 (13.00%) Hibernate
11 12 (12.00%) Apache CXF
11 12 (12.00%) CSS3
11 12 (12.00%) RESTEasy
11 12 (12.00%) Backbone.js
12 11 (11.00%) Memcached
12 11 (11.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) W3C
2 7 (7.00%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.00%) Clustering
5 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.00%) Statistics
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) iPad
7 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 54 (54.00%) Linux
2 36 (36.00%) CentOS
3 33 (33.00%) Ubuntu
4 18 (18.00%) Windows
5 13 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (11.00%) UNIX
7 5 (5.00%) Debian
8 3 (3.00%) Fedora
9 1 (1.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.00%) DevOps
2 50 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (38.00%) Configuration Management
5 29 (29.00%) Open Source
6 23 (23.00%) Scrum
7 22 (22.00%) Unit Testing
8 17 (17.00%) OWASP
9 14 (14.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (14.00%) Load Balancing
10 13 (13.00%) Automated Testing
10 13 (13.00%) SOA
11 12 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (11.00%) UML
13 10 (10.00%) MVC
13 10 (10.00%) Microservices
14 9 (9.00%) Data Virtualisation
14 9 (9.00%) Validation
14 9 (9.00%) Document Management
15 8 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.00%) Java
2 42 (42.00%) Python
3 39 (39.00%) Ruby
4 37 (37.00%) Perl
5 32 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 31 (31.00%) Bash Shell
7 23 (23.00%) PHP
8 14 (14.00%) PowerShell
9 13 (13.00%) SQL
10 11 (11.00%) C#
11 7 (7.00%) C++
12 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.00%) Go
13 1 (1.00%) Spark SQL
13 1 (1.00%) C
13 1 (1.00%) Scala
13 1 (1.00%) R
13 1 (1.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 35 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) CISSP
3 1 (1.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
1 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (41.00%) Docker
2 31 (31.00%) vCloud
3 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (12.00%) Varnish
5 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (9.00%) Squid
7 6 (6.00%) VirtualBox
8 4 (4.00%) NFS
9 3 (3.00%) GlusterFS
9 3 (3.00%) FreeRADIUS
9 3 (3.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.00%) XenServer
11 1 (1.00%) HDFS
11 1 (1.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 61 (61.00%) Puppet
2 54 (54.00%) Kibana
3 45 (45.00%) Ansible
4 38 (38.00%) ZABBIX
5 33 (33.00%) Vagrant
6 32 (32.00%) Rundeck
7 31 (31.00%) Salt
7 31 (31.00%) Opscode Chef
8 25 (25.00%) Nagios
9 23 (23.00%) HAProxy
10 9 (9.00%) Graphite
11 8 (8.00%) Icinga
12 7 (7.00%) ITRS Geneos
13 5 (5.00%) Cacti
13 5 (5.00%) Capistrano
14 4 (4.00%) StatsD
15 3 (3.00%) Graylog
15 3 (3.00%) Kubernetes
15 3 (3.00%) yum
16 2 (2.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 38 (38.00%) Red Hat
2 34 (34.00%) VMware
3 26 (26.00%) Splunk
4 17 (17.00%) Google
5 12 (12.00%) Oracle
6 10 (10.00%) Pega
7 9 (9.00%) Twitter
8 8 (8.00%) New Relic
9 6 (6.00%) SaltStack
9 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (5.00%) Rackspace
11 3 (3.00%) Dell
12 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
13 1 (1.00%) BMC
13 1 (1.00%) CA
13 1 (1.00%) Talend
13 1 (1.00%) Hortonworks
13 1 (1.00%) Cloudera
13 1 (1.00%) Alteryx
13 1 (1.00%) MapR
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