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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
logstash
Rank 425 589 624
Rank change year-on-year
+164 +35
Contract jobs citing logstash 216 75 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.13% 0.026%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.83% 1.56% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 45 10
Median daily rate £490 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
5634 4809 4950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.70% 8.33% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3549 2978 2941
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 180 187
Median hourly rate £23.50 £18.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.02% -15.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.43 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%

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 1 October 2016.

logstash Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

logstash
Hourly Rate Trend

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

logstash Hourly Rate Trend 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 1 October 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 +160 216 £490 +3.15% 20
London +150 183 £500 -4.76% 8
Croydon 0 21 £495 -
North West +16 14 £400 -15.78% 1
Manchester - 9 £400 - 1
City of London +29 7 £600 -
South East +16 6 £375 +7.14% 4
Merseyside - 6 £400 -
Yorkshire +3 5 £500 +5.26%
Southport - 5 £400 -
Berkshire +13 4 £400 +14.28%
West Midlands - 4 £450 - 5
South Yorkshire +6 3 £500 +5.26%
Shropshire - 3 £450 - 4
East Midlands - 3 £650 -
Salford - 3 £400 -
Chesterfield - 3 £650 -
Telford - 3 £450 - 4
Derbyshire - 3 £650 -
Sheffield +1 2 £550 +15.78%
Leeds -1 2 - -
West Yorkshire -2 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £375 - 1
Slough - 2 £300 -
Basingstoke - 2 £375 - 1
Harrow - 2 £500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £463 -
Lancashire +20 1 - -
East of England +5 1 £325 -23.52% 1
Preston +4 1 - -

logstash
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 272 (76.62%) Linux
2 264 (74.37%) DevOps
3 256 (72.11%) Kibana
4 233 (65.63%) Elasticsearch
5 227 (63.94%) Docker
6 223 (62.82%) Git (software)
7 220 (61.97%) ELK Stack
8 218 (61.41%) Puppet
9 213 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
10 209 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
11 208 (58.59%) Jenkins
12 203 (57.18%) Ansible
13 174 (49.01%) Continuous Integration
14 169 (47.61%) Configuration Management
15 161 (45.35%) Ruby
15 161 (45.35%) PostgreSQL
16 155 (43.66%) Security Cleared
17 149 (41.97%) SC Cleared
18 146 (41.13%) VMware
19 145 (40.85%) ZABBIX
20 142 (40.00%) Kubernetes
21 140 (39.44%) Continuous Delivery
22 133 (37.46%) Apache
23 131 (36.90%) Maven
24 130 (36.62%) Scrum
25 129 (36.34%) Sonatype Nexus
26 126 (35.49%) Python
26 126 (35.49%) DNS
27 121 (34.08%) JIRA
28 120 (33.80%) CentOS

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
1 233 (65.63%) Elasticsearch
2 133 (37.46%) Apache
3 115 (32.39%) Confluence
4 80 (22.54%) nginx
5 35 (9.86%) Tomcat
6 25 (7.04%) Mule ESB
7 23 (6.48%) OpenStack
8 22 (6.20%) Jetty
9 15 (4.23%) Apache Spark
10 14 (3.94%) JBoss
11 13 (3.66%) WildFly
12 6 (1.69%) Drupal
13 4 (1.13%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.13%) CMS
14 3 (0.85%) Mule
14 3 (0.85%) Zimbra
15 2 (0.56%) IIS
15 2 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
16 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 98 (27.61%) HipChat
2 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 213 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (14.65%) GitHub
3 34 (9.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (6.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (5.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 19 (5.35%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (2.25%) PaaS
9 6 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (1.69%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.41%) Google Analytics
10 5 (1.41%) IaaS
11 2 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
11 2 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.56%) Route 53
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.28%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 126 (35.49%) DNS
2 103 (29.01%) OpenLDAP
2 103 (29.01%) OpenVPN
2 103 (29.01%) SSH
3 69 (19.44%) Firewall
4 47 (13.24%) VPN
5 36 (10.14%) Reverse Proxy
6 26 (7.32%) TCP/IP
7 21 (5.92%) DMZ
8 15 (4.23%) HTTP
8 15 (4.23%) SNMP
9 10 (2.82%) LAN
9 10 (2.82%) WAN
10 9 (2.54%) SSL
10 9 (2.54%) VoIP
11 8 (2.25%) BGP
11 8 (2.25%) DHCP
11 8 (2.25%) LDAP
12 7 (1.97%) SAN
13 6 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (45.35%) PostgreSQL
2 113 (31.83%) Hadoop
3 71 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 66 (18.59%) MySQL
5 44 (12.39%) MongoDB
6 33 (9.30%) Redis
7 18 (5.07%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (4.79%) Big Data
9 13 (3.66%) Apache Hive
10 12 (3.38%) Sqoop
11 11 (3.10%) HBase
12 9 (2.54%) Oracle Database
12 9 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.97%) SQL Server
14 6 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.41%) Impala
15 5 (1.41%) Relational Database
16 4 (1.13%) InfluxDB
16 4 (1.13%) Spark SQL
16 4 (1.13%) Tajo
Development Applications
1 223 (62.82%) Git (software)
2 208 (58.59%) Jenkins
3 131 (36.90%) Maven
4 129 (36.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 121 (34.08%) JIRA
6 114 (32.11%) SonarQube
7 105 (29.58%) Ant
8 101 (28.45%) JUnit
9 99 (27.89%) JIRA Agile
10 97 (27.32%) Liquibase
11 84 (23.66%) Bitbucket
12 58 (16.34%) Artifactory
13 55 (15.49%) GitLab
14 29 (8.17%) Gerrit
15 27 (7.61%) Mercurial
16 24 (6.76%) Vagrant
17 21 (5.92%) Subversion
18 13 (3.66%) TeamCity
19 9 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 6 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (6.20%) Finance
2 8 (2.25%) Banking
3 7 (1.97%) Retail
4 6 (1.69%) Marketing
5 4 (1.13%) Back Office
5 4 (1.13%) Front Office
6 3 (0.85%) Games
7 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.56%) Publishing
7 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 168 (47.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (11.83%) Lead DevOps
3 40 (11.27%) Senior DevOps
3 40 (11.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 36 (10.14%) Consultant
5 32 (9.01%) DevOps Consultant
6 28 (7.89%) Developer
7 19 (5.35%) Analyst
7 19 (5.35%) AWS Engineer
8 18 (5.07%) Architect
8 18 (5.07%) AWS DevOps
9 16 (4.51%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (3.66%) Security Analyst
11 12 (3.38%) Administrator
12 11 (3.10%) DevOps Specialist
13 10 (2.82%) Cybersecurity Analyst
13 10 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
14 9 (2.54%) DevOps Manager
14 9 (2.54%) Lead DevOps Engineer
14 9 (2.54%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (61.97%) ELK Stack
2 109 (30.70%) MCollective
3 94 (26.48%) Software Packaging
4 44 (12.39%) Sensu
5 41 (11.55%) RabbitMQ
6 40 (11.27%) Web Services
7 34 (9.58%) LAMP
8 33 (9.30%) LEMP Stack
9 28 (7.89%) LAPP Stack
10 21 (5.92%) Django
11 18 (5.07%) boto
12 17 (4.79%) REST
13 16 (4.51%) Kafka
14 15 (4.23%) RESTful
15 13 (3.66%) HTML
15 13 (3.66%) J2EE
16 12 (3.38%) AngularJS
17 10 (2.82%) Spring
18 9 (2.54%) CSS
19 8 (2.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.23%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.66%) Private Cloud
3 12 (3.38%) Public Cloud
4 10 (2.82%) Cyber Attack
5 9 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.25%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.41%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.13%) New Media
10 3 (0.85%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.85%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.85%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.56%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.56%) Replication
11 2 (0.56%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 272 (76.62%) Linux
2 120 (33.80%) CentOS
3 34 (9.58%) CoreOS
4 30 (8.45%) Ubuntu
5 24 (6.76%) Windows
6 20 (5.63%) Unix
7 18 (5.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.97%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.56%) Debian
10 1 (0.28%) AIX
10 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (74.37%) DevOps
2 209 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (49.01%) Continuous Integration
4 169 (47.61%) Configuration Management
5 140 (39.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 130 (36.62%) Scrum
7 105 (29.58%) Service Management
8 94 (26.48%) Identity Management
9 91 (25.63%) Case Management
10 72 (20.28%) Coaching
11 66 (18.59%) Workflow
12 62 (17.46%) Open Source
13 57 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (8.45%) Security Hardening
15 26 (7.32%) Load Balancing
16 23 (6.48%) High Availability
17 21 (5.92%) Software Engineering
18 19 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
19 18 (5.07%) Microservices
20 16 (4.51%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 161 (45.35%) Ruby
2 126 (35.49%) Python
3 93 (26.20%) Shell Script
4 91 (25.63%) Java
5 57 (16.06%) Bash Shell
6 52 (14.65%) SQL
7 45 (12.68%) Perl
8 38 (10.70%) Go
8 38 (10.70%) PHP
9 22 (6.20%) JavaScript
10 18 (5.07%) Scala
11 10 (2.82%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.54%) C#
12 9 (2.54%) Erlang
13 5 (1.41%) C++
14 4 (1.13%) R
15 2 (0.56%) Groovy
15 2 (0.56%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.28%) C
Qualifications
1 155 (43.66%) Security Cleared
2 149 (41.97%) SC Cleared
3 46 (12.96%) CTC Cleared
4 29 (8.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (2.82%) CISSP
6 9 (2.54%) SANS
6 9 (2.54%) SSCP
7 7 (1.97%) Degree
8 5 (1.41%) BC Cleared
9 4 (1.13%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.56%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.28%) CEH
11 1 (0.28%) CISM
11 1 (0.28%) GCFA
11 1 (0.28%) GREM
11 1 (0.28%) MCSA
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.85%) SLA
2 2 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) GPG13
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 227 (63.94%) Docker
2 116 (32.68%) vCloud
3 102 (28.73%) Squid
4 99 (27.89%) Postfix
5 38 (10.70%) Ceph
6 33 (9.30%) etcd
6 33 (9.30%) flannel
6 33 (9.30%) GlusterFS
7 31 (8.73%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (5.07%) Xen
10 8 (2.25%) HDFS
11 7 (1.97%) Active Directory
11 7 (1.97%) Apache Flume
12 6 (1.69%) NFS
12 6 (1.69%) Samba
13 5 (1.41%) KVM
13 5 (1.41%) vSphere
14 4 (1.13%) FreeRADIUS
15 3 (0.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 256 (72.11%) Kibana
2 218 (61.41%) Puppet
3 203 (57.18%) Ansible
4 145 (40.85%) ZABBIX
5 142 (40.00%) Kubernetes
6 111 (31.27%) Terraform
7 103 (29.01%) Rancher
8 63 (17.75%) HAProxy
9 48 (13.52%) Graphite
10 44 (12.39%) Opscode Chef
11 34 (9.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 34 (9.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 34 (9.58%) rkt
12 27 (7.61%) Nagios
13 26 (7.32%) Grafana
14 24 (6.76%) Salt
15 14 (3.94%) Zenoss
16 13 (3.66%) Rundeck
17 12 (3.38%) CFEngine
17 12 (3.38%) Consul
Vendors
1 146 (41.13%) VMware
2 115 (32.39%) Sonatype
3 99 (27.89%) Oracle
4 84 (23.66%) Atlassian
5 44 (12.39%) Splunk
6 42 (11.83%) Red Hat
7 19 (5.35%) Google
8 16 (4.51%) AppDynamics
8 16 (4.51%) Cisco
8 16 (4.51%) SaltStack
9 14 (3.94%) Black Duck
9 14 (3.94%) Veracode
10 10 (2.82%) EMC
11 9 (2.54%) Apple
11 9 (2.54%) IBM
11 9 (2.54%) LogRhythm
12 8 (2.25%) Microsoft
13 7 (1.97%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.97%) Zend
14 4 (1.13%) WSO2
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