The table below looks at the statistics for logstash skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited logstash over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
logstash
Rank 502 594 604
Rank change year-on-year
+92 +10
Contract jobs citing logstash 149 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.055% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.68% 0.68% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 21 6
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £528 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+31.87% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median 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
5557 4393 4184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.38% 8.11% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3531 2737 2461
Median daily rate £450 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 179 149
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% -19.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £34.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

logstash
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing logstash as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

logstash Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

logstash
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

logstash
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 24 May 2016.

logstash Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

logstash
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing logstash within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +109 145 £475 -5.00% 17
London +64 102 £475 -5.00% 12
Yorkshire - 23 £588 -
Cambridgeshire - 10 £488 -
East of England - 10 £488 -
City of London +41 9 £473 -3.07% 1
Cambridge - 8 £488 -
Leeds - 8 £1,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £1,000 -
Croydon -7 7 £480 -4.00%
South Yorkshire - 6 £625 -
Sheffield - 6 £625 -
Westminster - 4 £475 -
South East - 4 £425 - 3
West Midlands - 4 £439 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £438 - 1
Shropshire - 3 £528 -
Surbiton - 3 £475 -
Scotland -4 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £350 -
Feltham - 2 £421 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £338 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £500 -
Bracknell - 1 £500 -
Reading - 1 £500 - 1
Leamington Spa - 1 £350 - 1
Telford - 1 £528 -
Cheshire - 1 £475 -

logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing logstash also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for logstash.

1 233 (75.40%) DevOps
2 232 (75.08%) Linux
3 227 (73.46%) Puppet
4 169 (54.69%) Amazon AWS
5 167 (54.05%) Ansible
6 160 (51.78%) Git (software)
7 159 (51.46%) Configuration Management
8 155 (50.16%) Java
9 140 (45.31%) Kibana
10 138 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
11 137 (44.34%) Ruby
11 137 (44.34%) Docker
12 133 (43.04%) Python
13 132 (42.72%) Jenkins
14 120 (38.83%) Elasticsearch
14 120 (38.83%) Graphite
15 119 (38.51%) Sensu
16 112 (36.25%) nginx
16 112 (36.25%) Continuous Integration
17 110 (35.60%) Security Cleared
18 107 (34.63%) ELK Stack
19 106 (34.30%) SQL
20 103 (33.33%) SC Cleared
21 98 (31.72%) NoSQL
22 95 (30.74%) GitHub
23 93 (30.10%) Artifactory
23 93 (30.10%) Kubernetes
24 89 (28.80%) Go
25 88 (28.48%) HAProxy
26 86 (27.83%) GitLab

logstash
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 120 (38.83%) Elasticsearch
2 112 (36.25%) nginx
3 47 (15.21%) Node.js
4 45 (14.56%) Tomcat
5 36 (11.65%) Apache
6 31 (10.03%) OpenStack
7 26 (8.41%) WebLogic
8 20 (6.47%) JBoss
9 18 (5.83%) Confluence
10 9 (2.91%) Jetty
11 7 (2.27%) Mule ESB
12 6 (1.94%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.62%) IIS
14 4 (1.29%) CMS
15 2 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.65%) Drupal
15 2 (0.65%) Mule
15 2 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.32%) Zimbra
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Salerio
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 169 (54.69%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (30.74%) GitHub
3 40 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.88%) Amazon S3
4 12 (3.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (3.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (2.59%) Route 53
7 7 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (2.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.97%) PaaS
9 3 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.65%) IaaS
11 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.32%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.32%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 43 (13.92%) HTTP
2 38 (12.30%) SSL
3 29 (9.39%) DNS
4 26 (8.41%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.15%) LDAP
6 18 (5.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 14 (4.53%) Firewall
7 14 (4.53%) SMTP
8 11 (3.56%) VPN
9 8 (2.59%) DMZ
10 7 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
11 5 (1.62%) SAN
11 5 (1.62%) SNMP
12 4 (1.29%) BGP
12 4 (1.29%) BIG-IP
12 4 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.29%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (1.29%) SSH
13 3 (0.97%) OpenVPN
14 2 (0.65%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (31.72%) NoSQL
2 59 (19.09%) MongoDB
3 54 (17.48%) PostgreSQL
4 52 (16.83%) MySQL
5 34 (11.00%) Redis
6 27 (8.74%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.24%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.91%) Big Data
8 9 (2.91%) Data Mining
8 9 (2.91%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.91%) Neo4j
9 8 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (2.59%) InfluxDB
9 8 (2.59%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.27%) MarkLogic
11 4 (1.29%) Spotfire
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.97%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 160 (51.78%) Git (software)
2 132 (42.72%) Jenkins
3 93 (30.10%) Artifactory
4 86 (27.83%) GitLab
5 36 (11.65%) JIRA
6 24 (7.77%) Subversion
6 24 (7.77%) TeamCity
7 22 (7.12%) Maven
8 18 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (5.18%) Hudson
10 15 (4.85%) Octopus Deploy
10 15 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (4.85%) Vagrant
11 12 (3.88%) Selenium
12 11 (3.56%) Ant
12 11 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (3.24%) SonarQube
14 9 (2.91%) Gerrit
15 8 (2.59%) Mercurial
16 6 (1.94%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (6.47%) Finance
2 11 (3.56%) Banking
3 7 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.29%) Marketing
4 4 (1.29%) Retail
5 2 (0.65%) Back Office
5 2 (0.65%) Front Office
5 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.65%) Publishing
5 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Advertising
6 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 136 (44.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (14.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 39 (12.62%) Developer
4 36 (11.65%) Linux Engineer
5 29 (9.39%) AWS Engineer
6 26 (8.41%) Consultant
6 26 (8.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 22 (7.12%) DevOps Consultant
8 14 (4.53%) Applications Support
8 14 (4.53%) Java Developer
8 14 (4.53%) Linux Consultant
9 13 (4.21%) DevOps Manager
10 12 (3.88%) Monitoring Engineer
10 12 (3.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 12 (3.88%) Support Engineer
10 12 (3.88%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (3.88%) VMware Support Engineer
11 10 (3.24%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (3.24%) Operations Engineer
12 9 (2.91%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (38.51%) Sensu
2 107 (34.63%) ELK Stack
3 58 (18.77%) Web Services
4 34 (11.00%) .NET
5 30 (9.71%) LAMP
6 27 (8.74%) RabbitMQ
7 26 (8.41%) RESTful
8 24 (7.77%) MCollective
9 23 (7.44%) LEMP Stack
10 17 (5.50%) WSDL
10 17 (5.50%) XSD
11 13 (4.21%) LAPP Stack
12 12 (3.88%) AngularJS
13 11 (3.56%) J2EE
14 10 (3.24%) HTML
14 10 (3.24%) REST
15 8 (2.59%) HTML5
16 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET
16 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.44%) Visualisation
2 13 (4.21%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.24%) Statistics
4 8 (2.59%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.59%) Private Cloud
5 7 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.29%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.97%) Grid Computing
8 3 (0.97%) New Media
9 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.65%) Derivative
9 2 (0.65%) Equities
9 2 (0.65%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.65%) PKI
9 2 (0.65%) Replication
9 2 (0.65%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 232 (75.08%) Linux
2 79 (25.57%) CoreOS
3 64 (20.71%) Unix
4 54 (17.48%) Windows
5 39 (12.62%) Ubuntu
6 34 (11.00%) CentOS
7 25 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (5.50%) Windows Server
9 13 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (3.24%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.29%) Debian
11 4 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.65%) AIX
12 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.32%) Fedora
13 1 (0.32%) Solaris
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (75.40%) DevOps
2 159 (51.46%) Configuration Management
3 138 (44.66%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (36.25%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (22.98%) Security Hardening
6 61 (19.74%) Open Source
7 44 (14.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 36 (11.65%) Web Operations
9 30 (9.71%) OO
10 25 (8.09%) Scrum
11 24 (7.77%) Microservices
12 22 (7.12%) Release Management
13 21 (6.80%) API Design
14 19 (6.15%) Data Analysis
15 18 (5.83%) Penetration Testing
15 18 (5.83%) Software Delivery
15 18 (5.83%) Test Automation
16 17 (5.50%) Data Visualisation
16 17 (5.50%) High Availability
17 16 (5.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (50.16%) Java
2 137 (44.34%) Ruby
3 133 (43.04%) Python
4 106 (34.30%) SQL
5 89 (28.80%) Go
6 65 (21.04%) Perl
7 51 (16.50%) Bash Shell
8 46 (14.89%) PowerShell
9 40 (12.94%) JavaScript
10 34 (11.00%) C++
11 23 (7.44%) PHP
12 18 (5.83%) C#
13 12 (3.88%) Shell Script
14 10 (3.24%) Erlang
15 5 (1.62%) R
16 1 (0.32%) C
16 1 (0.32%) Scala
16 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 110 (35.60%) Security Cleared
2 103 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.18%) BC Cleared
3 16 (5.18%) DV Cleared
4 15 (4.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (4.85%) Degree
5 3 (0.97%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.32%) MCSA
6 1 (0.32%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 137 (44.34%) Docker
2 81 (26.21%) GlusterFS
3 79 (25.57%) Ceph
3 79 (25.57%) etcd
3 79 (25.57%) flannel
4 21 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (5.50%) Squid
5 17 (5.50%) vCloud
6 14 (4.53%) qmail
7 8 (2.59%) Active Directory
8 7 (2.27%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.62%) NFS
10 4 (1.29%) Postfix
10 4 (1.29%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.29%) Xen
11 3 (0.97%) KVM
11 3 (0.97%) Varnish
12 2 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.65%) pfSense
12 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 227 (73.46%) Puppet
2 167 (54.05%) Ansible
3 140 (45.31%) Kibana
4 120 (38.83%) Graphite
5 93 (30.10%) Kubernetes
6 88 (28.48%) HAProxy
7 79 (25.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 79 (25.57%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 71 (22.98%) Opscode Chef
9 48 (15.53%) Nagios
10 39 (12.62%) Grafana
10 39 (12.62%) ZABBIX
11 36 (11.65%) Salt
12 30 (9.71%) Uchiwa
13 25 (8.09%) Ganglia
14 18 (5.83%) Piwik
14 18 (5.83%) Terraform
15 16 (5.18%) Cacti
16 15 (4.85%) StatsD
17 13 (4.21%) collectd
Vendors
1 68 (22.01%) VMware
2 45 (14.56%) Splunk
3 39 (12.62%) Red Hat
4 28 (9.06%) Oracle
5 22 (7.12%) Sitecore
6 15 (4.85%) TIBCO
7 14 (4.53%) BMC
7 14 (4.53%) Google
8 12 (3.88%) Digital Fuel
8 12 (3.88%) webMethods
9 10 (3.24%) Atlassian
9 10 (3.24%) DataSynapse
9 10 (3.24%) Sonatype
10 9 (2.91%) Microsoft
11 7 (2.27%) Black Duck
11 7 (2.27%) Veracode
12 6 (1.94%) New Relic
13 5 (1.62%) CA
13 5 (1.62%) Cisco
14 4 (1.29%) IBM
South West London
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £400 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago